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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 599 521 550
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +29
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 44 89 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.37% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 71 37
Median daily rate £425 £352 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
23948 24289 23781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.81% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 14140 13473
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 1108 1060
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EPiServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -52 44 £425 +20.73% 21
London -24 24 £450 +14.28% 11
South East -10 14 £375 +25.00% 5
Buckinghamshire - 8 £375 -
Aylesbury - 4 £375 -
City of London +28 3 £388 -3.12% 2
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Middlesex - 3 - -
North West - 3 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 2 £310 -
Hampshire -1 1 £438 +94.44% 3
East of England -3 1 £265 +6.00% 2
South West -8 1 - -
West Midlands -18 1 £310 - 1
Harrow - 1 £360 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £310 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £265 - 1

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 82 (91.11%) .NET
2 70 (77.78%) CMS
3 65 (72.22%) C#
4 59 (65.56%) CSS
5 56 (62.22%) HTML
6 54 (60.00%) MVC
7 50 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 44 (48.89%) SQL Server
9 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (43.33%) ASP.NET
11 37 (41.11%) HTML5
12 34 (37.78%) .NET Framework
13 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
13 33 (36.67%) AngularJS
14 30 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
14 30 (33.33%) jQuery
14 30 (33.33%) Sitecore
15 28 (31.11%) Sitecore CMS
16 26 (28.89%) CSS3
17 20 (22.22%) Web Development
18 17 (18.89%) Umbraco
19 16 (17.78%) Scrum
19 16 (17.78%) TDD
20 15 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
20 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
20 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
21 14 (15.56%) Front End Development
21 14 (15.56%) User Experience
21 14 (15.56%) Web Services
22 13 (14.44%) XML

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 70 (77.78%) CMS
2 30 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 28 (31.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (18.89%) Umbraco
5 12 (13.33%) IIS
6 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.44%) Kentico
7 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.11%) Node.js
8 1 (1.11%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.11%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.33%) GIMP
4 1 (1.11%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) FTP
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
1 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) MySQL
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.22%) SpecFlow
3 8 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.44%) Grunt
5 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.33%) Subversion
5 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.22%) MSTest
6 2 (2.22%) NUnit
7 1 (1.11%) git-flow
7 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (10.00%) Retail
2 6 (6.67%) Electronics
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Publishing
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (80.00%) Developer
2 36 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 27 (30.00%) EPiServer Developer
4 19 (21.11%) C# Developer
5 18 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (13.33%) HTML Developer
6 12 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Agile Developer
9 8 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Agile .NET Developer
10 7 (7.78%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (6.67%) Architect
11 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (6.67%) Technical Architect
12 5 (5.56%) .NET Architect
12 5 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (91.11%) .NET
2 59 (65.56%) CSS
3 56 (62.22%) HTML
4 39 (43.33%) ASP.NET
5 37 (41.11%) HTML5
6 34 (37.78%) .NET Framework
7 33 (36.67%) AngularJS
8 30 (33.33%) jQuery
9 26 (28.89%) CSS3
10 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (15.56%) Web Services
12 13 (14.44%) XML
13 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
14 9 (10.00%) Ajax
14 9 (10.00%) Sass
14 9 (10.00%) WCF
15 8 (8.89%) LINQ
15 8 (8.89%) XHTML
16 7 (7.78%) LESS
17 6 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) User Experience
2 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.33%) NHS
5 2 (2.22%) W3C
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) Equities
6 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.00%) MVC
2 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.22%) Web Development
4 16 (17.78%) Scrum
4 16 (17.78%) TDD
5 15 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (15.56%) Front End Development
7 13 (14.44%) BDD
8 11 (12.22%) OWASP
8 11 (12.22%) Web Testing
9 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.89%) SOLID
11 7 (7.78%) Content Management
11 7 (7.78%) Migration
12 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.67%) Process Management
12 6 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (6.67%) SEO
13 5 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (72.22%) C#
2 50 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.00%) SQL
4 5 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.33%) XPath
6 1 (1.11%) C
6 1 (1.11%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.11%) Python
6 1 (1.11%) VB
6 1 (1.11%) VB6
6 1 (1.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.22%) MCAD
3 2 (2.22%) MCP
3 2 (2.22%) MCPD
3 2 (2.22%) MCSD
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) WCAG
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.56%) Capita
4 3 (3.33%) Ektron
5 2 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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