The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within EPiServer.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 549 532 540
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 84 78 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 55 29
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£413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £287 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £490 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EPiServer within the UK.

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EPiServer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPiServer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

EPiServer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EPiServer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer within the UK.

EPiServer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EPiServer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 83 £413 +16.19% 43
London -9 41 £425 +13.33% 18
North West -15 19 £425 +18.05% 7
Manchester -3 17 £423 +17.36% 4
City of London +5 11 £375 -16.66% 9
South West -1 9 £358 +11.71% 4
Yorkshire -23 8 £425 +9.67%
Somerset - 5 £365 - 2
Taunton - 5 £365 - 2
Bradford -10 4 - -
West Yorkshire -26 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 £425 -
Sheffield - 4 £425 -
Bristol -3 3 £388 +7.63%
South East -27 2 £290 -17.14% 10
North East - 2 £325 -
Warrington - 2 £520 - 1
Croydon - 2 £388 -
Durham - 2 £325 -
Cheshire - 2 £520 - 1
Nottingham -7 1 £398 +14.38%
East Midlands -9 1 £398 +14.38%
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £398 +14.38%
Scotland -11 1 £190 -45.71%
Glasgow - 1 £190 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 3
Walsall - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £290 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £344 -

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EPiServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPiServer.

1 121 (70.35%) .NET
2 109 (63.37%) CMS
3 103 (59.88%) C#
4 86 (50.00%) MVC
5 82 (47.67%) HTML
6 77 (44.77%) Umbraco
7 75 (43.60%) ASP.NET
8 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (37.21%) CSS
10 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
11 56 (32.56%) Sitecore
12 54 (31.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 54 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (26.74%) SQL Server
14 41 (23.84%) TDD
15 34 (19.77%) .NET Framework
16 31 (18.02%) Web Services
17 29 (16.86%) WCF
17 29 (16.86%) Content Management
18 28 (16.28%) Scrum
19 27 (15.70%) HTML5
19 27 (15.70%) Kentico
20 25 (14.53%) EPiServer CMS
21 23 (13.37%) E-Commerce
22 22 (12.79%) AngularJS
22 22 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 21 (12.21%) Unit Testing
24 20 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
24 20 (11.63%) Marketing
25 19 (11.05%) jQuery

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EPiServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPiServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (63.37%) CMS
2 77 (44.77%) Umbraco
3 54 (31.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 27 (15.70%) Kentico
5 25 (14.53%) EPiServer CMS
6 17 (9.88%) Sitefinity
7 13 (7.56%) DNN
8 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.33%) OpenEdge
9 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.74%) Node.js
10 3 (1.74%) CoreMedia CMS
11 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.16%) IIS
11 2 (1.16%) Drupal
12 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.58%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.58%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.58%) InDesign
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.74%) Force.com
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.49%) MySQL
5 4 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (3.49%) Yeoman
2 5 (2.91%) Selenium
3 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.33%) Subversion
3 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.74%) Appium
5 2 (1.16%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (11.63%) Marketing
2 16 (9.30%) Retail
3 15 (8.72%) Finance
4 4 (2.33%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Legal
5 3 (1.74%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.74%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 126 (73.26%) Developer
2 48 (27.91%) .NET Developer
3 24 (13.95%) Web Developer
4 20 (11.63%) Architect
5 16 (9.30%) Sitecore Developer
6 14 (8.14%) Applications Developer
7 10 (5.81%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.81%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (5.23%) Technical Architect
9 8 (4.65%) Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Integration Architect
10 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.07%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (3.49%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (3.49%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (3.49%) C# Application Developer
11 6 (3.49%) .NET Applications Developer
12 5 (2.91%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (70.35%) .NET
2 82 (47.67%) HTML
3 75 (43.60%) ASP.NET
4 64 (37.21%) CSS
5 54 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (19.77%) .NET Framework
7 31 (18.02%) Web Services
8 29 (16.86%) WCF
9 27 (15.70%) HTML5
10 22 (12.79%) AngularJS
10 22 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (11.05%) jQuery
12 17 (9.88%) JSON
13 16 (9.30%) SAML
14 15 (8.72%) CSS3
15 14 (8.14%) OAuth
15 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (6.40%) RESTful
16 11 (6.40%) Entity Framework
16 11 (6.40%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) User Experience
4 7 (4.07%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.16%) W3C
7 1 (0.58%) Blog
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.40%) Windows
2 3 (1.74%) Android
2 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (50.00%) MVC
2 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (23.84%) TDD
4 29 (16.86%) Content Management
5 28 (16.28%) Scrum
6 23 (13.37%) E-Commerce
7 21 (12.21%) Unit Testing
8 16 (9.30%) BDD
8 16 (9.30%) Project Management
9 14 (8.14%) Web Development
10 13 (7.56%) SEO
11 12 (6.98%) Analytics
12 11 (6.40%) Email Marketing
13 10 (5.81%) Data Privacy
14 9 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 9 (5.23%) Pair Programming
14 9 (5.23%) Asset Management
15 8 (4.65%) Migration
16 7 (4.07%) Business Analysis
16 7 (4.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 103 (59.88%) C#
2 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
3 18 (10.47%) Java
4 14 (8.14%) SQL
5 5 (2.91%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.33%) Scala
7 3 (1.74%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.58%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) WCAG
Vendors
1 56 (32.56%) Sitecore
2 20 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (8.72%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.56%) Ektron
4 13 (7.56%) Twitter
5 12 (6.98%) Adobe
6 10 (5.81%) Google
7 6 (3.49%) ExactTarget
8 2 (1.16%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.58%) Facebook
9 1 (0.58%) Telerik
9 1 (0.58%) Alterian
9 1 (0.58%) Apigee
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