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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 511 529 554
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +25
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 90 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.086% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 30 41
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£369 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £275
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
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
25627 24987 27340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.26% 46.97% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14312 13806 13878
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 1115 1388
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +15 88 £375 - 52
London +64 71 £375 +3.44% 26
City of London +46 18 £450 +28.57% 15
South West - 5 £320 - 4
East of England -15 4 £285 - 5
South East -15 4 £350 -17.64% 8
Yorkshire - 3 £388 - 3
West Yorkshire - 3 £388 - 2
North West -10 1 £360 +2.85% 1
Manchester -12 1 £360 +2.85% 1
Hampshire -28 1 £800 +68.42% 3
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 - 5
Leeds - 1 £425 - 2
Bristol - 1 £360 - 2
Fareham - - - - 1
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Rugby - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
St Albans - - - - 1
Street - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
York - - - - 1

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 120 (80.00%) .NET
2 108 (72.00%) CMS
3 95 (63.33%) C#
4 83 (55.33%) MVC
5 82 (54.67%) ASP.NET
6 78 (52.00%) HTML
7 76 (50.67%) CSS
8 64 (42.67%) JavaScript
9 61 (40.67%) Sitecore
10 58 (38.67%) jQuery
11 55 (36.67%) Sitecore CMS
12 53 (35.33%) SQL Server
13 52 (34.67%) Umbraco
14 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (28.00%) E-Commerce
16 37 (24.67%) TDD
16 37 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (23.33%) HTML5
18 32 (21.33%) CSS3
19 31 (20.67%) Visual Studio
20 30 (20.00%) XML
20 30 (20.00%) Content Management
21 27 (18.00%) EPiServer CMS
22 26 (17.33%) .NET Framework
23 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
23 23 (15.33%) Ajax
23 23 (15.33%) Kentico
24 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
24 21 (14.00%) SQL
25 19 (12.67%) Finance

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 108 (72.00%) CMS
2 55 (36.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 52 (34.67%) Umbraco
4 27 (18.00%) EPiServer CMS
5 23 (15.33%) Kentico
5 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
6 14 (9.33%) DNN
7 11 (7.33%) Node.js
8 9 (6.00%) IIS
9 6 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (2.67%) Sitefinity
10 4 (2.67%) Joomla!
11 3 (2.00%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.67%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.67%) WordPress
13 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) Intranet
2 4 (2.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (35.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (20.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.00%) NUnit
3 14 (9.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.33%) Subversion
5 4 (2.67%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.00%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.00%) JIRA
6 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.67%) Grunt
8 1 (0.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (12.67%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Marketing
3 6 (4.00%) Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.00%) Publishing
6 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 120 (80.00%) Developer
2 61 (40.67%) .NET Developer
3 24 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 12 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (7.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.33%) Analyst
7 8 (5.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (5.33%) CMS Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Designer
8 6 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Sitecore Developer
8 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) User Experience Designer
9 5 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Senior Designer
10 4 (2.67%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (80.00%) .NET
2 82 (54.67%) ASP.NET
3 78 (52.00%) HTML
4 76 (50.67%) CSS
5 58 (38.67%) jQuery
6 37 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (23.33%) HTML5
8 32 (21.33%) CSS3
9 30 (20.00%) XML
10 26 (17.33%) .NET Framework
11 23 (15.33%) Ajax
12 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 17 (11.33%) Web Services
14 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (9.33%) AngularJS
16 14 (9.33%) Razor View Engine
17 13 (8.67%) ADO.NET
18 10 (6.67%) NHibernate
19 9 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.33%) W3C
4 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.33%) Blog
4 2 (1.33%) RIA
4 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.33%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.33%) iPad
5 1 (0.67%) Social Media
5 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (55.33%) MVC
2 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 37 (24.67%) TDD
5 30 (20.00%) Content Management
6 13 (8.67%) Scrum
7 11 (7.33%) Automated Testing
7 11 (7.33%) OO
8 10 (6.67%) OWASP
9 8 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (5.33%) Web Development
10 7 (4.67%) Asset Management
10 7 (4.67%) CRM
11 6 (4.00%) BDD
11 6 (4.00%) Analytics
11 6 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.00%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.33%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.67%) Test Scripting
13 4 (2.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (63.33%) C#
2 64 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.00%) SQL
4 17 (11.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.00%) PHP
7 2 (1.33%) Java
7 2 (1.33%) Python
7 2 (1.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.33%) Ruby
7 2 (1.33%) XPath
8 1 (0.67%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.67%) VB
8 1 (0.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (40.67%) Sitecore
2 14 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.67%) Ektron
4 5 (3.33%) RedDot
5 3 (2.00%) Endeca
5 3 (2.00%) Open Text
5 3 (2.00%) Unica
6 2 (1.33%) Google
6 2 (1.33%) Twitter
7 1 (0.67%) hybris
7 1 (0.67%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.67%) Facebook
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe
7 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.67%) Vignette
7 1 (0.67%) SAP
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £290 - £310 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £320 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 14 days ago
Darlington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago