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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 567 554 525
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 59 58 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 36
Average daily rate £375 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 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 29 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 57 £375 -6.25% 39
Manchester +4 20 £370 +34.54% 3
North West +2 20 £370 +34.54% 4
London -26 16 £400 - 21
Stockport - 11 £370 -
South East +23 7 £350 +16.66% 7
South West +9 7 £375 -6.25% 1
City of London +21 4 £400 - 7
West Sussex - 4 £350 -
Dorset +4 3 £375 -16.66% 1
Leeds -10 2 £450 +57.89% 5
West Yorkshire -11 2 £450 +28.57% 5
Yorkshire -22 2 £450 +28.57% 5
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 £275 -
Walsall - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £275 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 -
Bedford - 1 £275 -
Slough - 1 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £275 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £275 -
Epsom - 1 £388 -
Berkshire - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £275 - 2
Surrey - 1 £388 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £275 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (68.00%) HTML
2 100 (66.67%) .NET
3 91 (60.67%) CMS
4 90 (60.00%) C#
5 88 (58.67%) CSS
6 63 (42.00%) MVC
7 60 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 60 (40.00%) HTML5
8 53 (35.33%) ASP.NET
8 53 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (33.33%) Web Services
10 45 (30.00%) jQuery
11 44 (29.33%) .NET Framework
12 38 (25.33%) Sitecore
13 36 (24.00%) Sitecore CMS
14 35 (23.33%) SQL Server
15 32 (21.33%) Microsoft
16 31 (20.67%) Front End Development
17 30 (20.00%) EPiServer CMS
18 29 (19.33%) AngularJS
19 28 (18.67%) Content Management
20 27 (18.00%) JSON
20 27 (18.00%) Umbraco
21 26 (17.33%) CSS3
21 26 (17.33%) WCF
21 26 (17.33%) Windows
22 25 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (16.00%) Scrum
24 23 (15.33%) User Experience
25 21 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 91 (60.67%) CMS
2 36 (24.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 30 (20.00%) EPiServer CMS
4 27 (18.00%) Umbraco
5 14 (9.33%) IIS
6 10 (6.67%) Kentico
7 4 (2.67%) Confluence
7 4 (2.67%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.33%) Node.js
9 1 (0.67%) DNN
9 1 (0.67%) Drupal
9 1 (0.67%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.33%) GIMP
5 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.67%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.33%) Rackspace Cloud
3 5 (3.33%) SaaS
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) Firewall
1 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.00%) MySQL
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.67%) SpecFlow
3 11 (7.33%) Subversion
4 10 (6.67%) NUnit
5 8 (5.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.00%) Grunt
8 5 (3.33%) MSTest
9 4 (2.67%) JIRA
10 3 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (2.00%) Selenium
10 3 (2.00%) Xcode
11 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.67%) Appium
12 1 (0.67%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (4.67%) Marketing
2 5 (3.33%) Finance
3 4 (2.67%) Games
4 3 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (1.33%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (76.00%) Developer
2 52 (34.67%) EPiServer Developer
3 48 (32.00%) .NET Developer
4 26 (17.33%) C# Developer
5 23 (15.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (12.00%) Web Developer
7 17 (11.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 15 (10.00%) Architect
9 13 (8.67%) CMS Developer
9 13 (8.67%) Designer
10 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (8.00%) HTML Developer
11 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 10 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (6.00%) Agile Developer
13 9 (6.00%) Integration Architect
13 9 (6.00%) Integration Developer
14 6 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
14 6 (4.00%) Azure Developer
14 6 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (68.00%) HTML
2 100 (66.67%) .NET
3 88 (58.67%) CSS
4 60 (40.00%) HTML5
5 53 (35.33%) ASP.NET
6 50 (33.33%) Web Services
7 45 (30.00%) jQuery
8 44 (29.33%) .NET Framework
9 29 (19.33%) AngularJS
10 27 (18.00%) JSON
11 26 (17.33%) CSS3
11 26 (17.33%) WCF
12 25 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (12.67%) SAML
14 17 (11.33%) OAuth
15 14 (9.33%) XML
16 11 (7.33%) Ajax
16 11 (7.33%) Entity Framework
16 11 (7.33%) KnockoutJS
17 10 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.33%) User Experience
2 18 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.33%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.33%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.67%) Clustering
6 4 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.00%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.00%) Photography
8 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.00%) Android
2 9 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.00%) MVC
2 53 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.67%) Front End Development
4 28 (18.67%) Content Management
5 24 (16.00%) Scrum
6 21 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (12.67%) TDD
8 17 (11.33%) BDD
9 15 (10.00%) Web Development
10 13 (8.67%) OO
10 13 (8.67%) OWASP
10 13 (8.67%) Web Testing
11 12 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.67%) Change Management
13 9 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (6.00%) Web Design
14 8 (5.33%) Process Management
14 8 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.33%) Unit Testing
15 7 (4.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (60.00%) C#
2 60 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.00%) SQL
4 11 (7.33%) Java
5 9 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.67%) XPath
7 4 (2.67%) PHP
8 3 (2.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.33%) XQuery
10 1 (0.67%) C
10 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (7.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.67%) PMP
2 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.67%) WCAG
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (25.33%) Sitecore
2 32 (21.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.67%) Google
5 5 (3.33%) Capita
5 5 (3.33%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.00%) Appcelerator
6 3 (2.00%) Ektron
6 3 (2.00%) OpenText
6 3 (2.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.33%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle
7 2 (1.33%) Twitter
8 1 (0.67%) Alterian
8 1 (0.67%) Facebook
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