The table below looks at the statistics for EPiServer skills 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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EPiServer (including Ektron)
UK
Rank 527 572 525
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -47
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 69 52 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.87% 0.60% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 70
Median daily rate £400 £373 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -5.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +5.28%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7922 8669 9043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.47% 16.94% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5146 5525 5543
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 229 310
Median hourly rate £18.85 £21.40 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.91% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EPiServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +42 63 £400 +8.10% 29
London +18 23 £450 +12.50% 10
South East +29 22 £400 +14.28% 5
North West +22 13 £356 -3.71% 8
Buckinghamshire +11 7 £400 +45.45% 1
Aylesbury - 7 £400 - 1
Hampshire +17 6 £425 +41.66%
Manchester +4 6 £375 +1.35% 4
Oxford - 5 £350 - 1
Liverpool - 5 £350 - 4
Edinburgh - 5 £325 -
Scotland - 5 £325 -
Merseyside - 5 £350 - 4
Oxfordshire - 5 £350 - 1
West Sussex -11 4 £400 +14.28%
East Grinstead - 4 £400 -
Basingstoke - 4 £400 -
West Midlands +3 2 £313 -
Bolton - 2 £400 -
West Yorkshire +15 1 £350 -22.22% 3
Yorkshire +5 1 £350 -6.66% 4
Leeds +3 1 £350 -22.22% 3
East of England +2 1 £525 +90.90% 2
Walsall +1 1 £375 -
South West -2 1 - -
City of London -6 1 £475 +18.75%
Cheshire - 1 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -
Warrington - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - 1 £525 -

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 109 (75.69%) CMS
2 108 (75.00%) .NET
3 97 (67.36%) C#
4 79 (54.86%) HTML
5 78 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 71 (49.31%) CSS
7 67 (46.53%) ASP.NET
8 59 (40.97%) MVC
9 50 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (32.64%) jQuery
11 45 (31.25%) HTML5
12 42 (29.17%) SQL Server
13 36 (25.00%) Content Management
14 34 (23.61%) CSS3
15 32 (22.22%) Web Development
16 29 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (17.36%) TDD
18 24 (16.67%) SQL
18 24 (16.67%) Umbraco
19 23 (15.97%) AngularJS
20 22 (15.28%) Sitecore
21 21 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
23 19 (13.19%) Finance
23 19 (13.19%) Sitecore CMS
24 17 (11.81%) Scrum
25 16 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
25 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
26 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
26 15 (10.42%) Ajax

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
1 109 (75.69%) CMS
2 24 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 19 (13.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (6.25%) Kentico
5 8 (5.56%) Sitefinity
6 7 (4.86%) DNN
6 7 (4.86%) Immediacy CMS
6 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.78%) WordPress
8 3 (2.08%) Drupal
9 2 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.39%) Content Management Server
9 2 (1.39%) IIS
9 2 (1.39%) Liferay
9 2 (1.39%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.39%) OpenCms
10 1 (0.69%) CICS
10 1 (0.69%) CMS400.NET
10 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.39%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) Intranet
1 2 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (0.69%) DHCP
2 1 (0.69%) DNS
2 1 (0.69%) Firewall
2 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.47%) Redis
4 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.69%) DB2
6 1 (0.69%) MS Access
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.17%) MSTest
2 6 (4.17%) NUnit
3 5 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.78%) Grunt
4 4 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.39%) JBehave
5 2 (1.39%) JIRA
5 2 (1.39%) Selenium
5 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.69%) git-flow
6 1 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 19 (13.19%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Retail
3 7 (4.86%) Advertising
4 6 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (1.39%) Publishing
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (79.86%) Developer
2 60 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 59 (40.97%) EPiServer Developer
4 36 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 27 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (18.06%) CMS Developer
7 22 (15.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Web Developer
10 9 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (5.56%) HTML Developer
12 7 (4.86%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Sitecore Developer
12 7 (4.86%) SQL Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Analyst
13 6 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (4.17%) Umbraco Developer
14 5 (3.47%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (75.00%) .NET
2 79 (54.86%) HTML
3 71 (49.31%) CSS
4 67 (46.53%) ASP.NET
5 47 (32.64%) jQuery
6 45 (31.25%) HTML5
7 34 (23.61%) CSS3
8 29 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (15.97%) AngularJS
10 21 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
12 15 (10.42%) Ajax
13 14 (9.72%) Sass
14 13 (9.03%) XML
15 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (7.64%) SOAP
16 10 (6.94%) Web Services
16 10 (6.94%) XHTML
17 8 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) User Experience
2 5 (3.47%) Tandem
3 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.69%) NHS
4 1 (0.69%) Replication
4 1 (0.69%) Social Media
4 1 (0.69%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.39%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Android
2 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.69%) MVS
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.97%) MVC
2 50 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.00%) Content Management
4 32 (22.22%) Web Development
5 25 (17.36%) TDD
6 17 (11.81%) Scrum
7 16 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.03%) BDD
9 12 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 12 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.94%) DevOps
10 10 (6.94%) Front End Development
11 8 (5.56%) CRM
12 6 (4.17%) Web Application Development
13 5 (3.47%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (3.47%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (3.47%) Kanban
13 5 (3.47%) Project Management
13 5 (3.47%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (2.78%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 97 (67.36%) C#
2 78 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (3.47%) Java
4 5 (3.47%) Ruby
5 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.69%) COBOL
5 1 (0.69%) JCL
5 1 (0.69%) Perl
5 1 (0.69%) PHP
5 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.69%) Python
5 1 (0.69%) Scala
5 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.39%) MCAD
2 2 (1.39%) MCP
2 2 (1.39%) MCPD
2 2 (1.39%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Sitecore
2 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.86%) Alterian
4 5 (3.47%) Google
5 3 (2.08%) SAP
6 2 (1.39%) Adobe
6 2 (1.39%) OpenText
7 1 (0.69%) Brocade
7 1 (0.69%) CA
7 1 (0.69%) Demandware
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle
7 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.69%) Telerik
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