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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 624 553 572
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +19
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 23 83 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.15% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 69 31
Median daily rate £419 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £250 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £473
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -28.57%
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
24636 25283 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.32% 45.27% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15131 14421 13830
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 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1104 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.56 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 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 16 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 4 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 -81 23 £419 +11.66% 19
London -47 14 £442 +10.37% 8
South East -7 4 £350 +16.66%
City of London +28 3 £388 -3.12% 4
West Sussex - 3 £350 -
North West -2 2 £425 +30.76% 6
South West +1 1 - - 1
Hampshire -1 1 £300 +33.33%
East of England -2 1 £265 +6.00% 3
Manchester -8 1 - - 3
West Midlands -11 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £425 - 2
Gatwick - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £265 - 2

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 75 (90.36%) .NET
2 68 (81.93%) CMS
3 58 (69.88%) C#
4 57 (68.67%) CSS
5 56 (67.47%) MVC
6 54 (65.06%) HTML
7 48 (57.83%) JavaScript
8 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (46.99%) HTML5
10 37 (44.58%) ASP.NET
11 34 (40.96%) .NET Framework
11 34 (40.96%) jQuery
12 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
13 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
14 28 (33.73%) Sitecore
15 26 (31.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 26 (31.33%) AngularJS
16 24 (28.92%) CSS3
17 23 (27.71%) EPiServer CMS
18 20 (24.10%) Scrum
19 19 (22.89%) Umbraco
19 19 (22.89%) Web Development
20 18 (21.69%) Windows
21 17 (20.48%) Web Services
22 16 (19.28%) XML
22 16 (19.28%) IIS
22 16 (19.28%) Front End Development
22 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
23 15 (18.07%) Requirements Analysis
24 14 (16.87%) BDD

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 68 (81.93%) CMS
2 26 (31.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 23 (27.71%) EPiServer CMS
4 19 (22.89%) Umbraco
5 16 (19.28%) IIS
6 5 (6.02%) Kentico
7 2 (2.41%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.20%) Node.js
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.61%) GIMP
4 1 (1.20%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Firewall
1 1 (1.20%) FTP
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) SpecFlow
2 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.23%) Grunt
4 6 (7.23%) Subversion
5 4 (4.82%) MSTest
5 4 (4.82%) NUnit
5 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (3.61%) Xcode
7 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (10.84%) Retail
2 6 (7.23%) Electronics
3 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (79.52%) Developer
2 38 (45.78%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.10%) C# Developer
3 20 (24.10%) EPiServer Developer
4 19 (22.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (14.46%) Web Developer
8 11 (13.25%) HTML Developer
9 10 (12.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (9.64%) Agile Developer
11 7 (8.43%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Agile C# Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Architect
12 6 (7.23%) HTML CSS Developer
12 6 (7.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
13 5 (6.02%) .NET Architect
13 5 (6.02%) Azure Developer
13 5 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (90.36%) .NET
2 57 (68.67%) CSS
3 54 (65.06%) HTML
4 39 (46.99%) HTML5
5 37 (44.58%) ASP.NET
6 34 (40.96%) .NET Framework
6 34 (40.96%) jQuery
7 26 (31.33%) AngularJS
8 24 (28.92%) CSS3
9 17 (20.48%) Web Services
10 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (19.28%) XML
11 13 (15.66%) WCF
12 12 (14.46%) Ajax
12 12 (14.46%) Entity Framework
13 9 (10.84%) Backbone.js
14 8 (9.64%) JSON
14 8 (9.64%) REST
14 8 (9.64%) XHTML
15 7 (8.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (14.46%) Mobile App
1 12 (14.46%) User Experience
2 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) NHS
3 2 (2.41%) W3C
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.20%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Android
2 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (67.47%) MVC
2 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.10%) Scrum
4 19 (22.89%) Web Development
5 16 (19.28%) Front End Development
6 15 (18.07%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (16.87%) BDD
8 11 (13.25%) OWASP
8 11 (13.25%) Web Testing
9 10 (12.05%) TDD
10 9 (10.84%) Content Management
11 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.43%) Migration
13 6 (7.23%) Automated Testing
13 6 (7.23%) Process Management
13 6 (7.23%) SEO
14 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
14 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) C#
2 48 (57.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.84%) SQL
4 6 (7.23%) XPath
5 5 (6.02%) PHP
5 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.82%) Java
7 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.41%) XQuery
9 1 (1.20%) C
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) VB
9 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) MCAD
3 1 (1.20%) MCP
3 1 (1.20%) MCPD
3 1 (1.20%) MCSD
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 28 (33.73%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.02%) Capita
4 3 (3.61%) Appcelerator
4 3 (3.61%) OpenText
4 3 (3.61%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.41%) Google
5 2 (2.41%) Twitter
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago