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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 563 574 526
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -48
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 87 71 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 51 56
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £340 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £374 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +18.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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
24339 25095 24262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 44.06% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14932 14721 13394
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 1084 1062
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 July 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 24 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 26 July 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 +3 87 £400 - 21
London -11 44 £425 +3.03% 15
South East +46 34 £375 +29.31% 2
Buckinghamshire +35 24 £375 +29.31%
Aylesbury - 19 £413 -
North West - 6 £325 - 3
West Sussex - 4 £340 -
Manchester - 4 £375 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
East Grinstead - 3 £355 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £310 -
Merseyside - 2 £313 - 3
Hampshire - 2 £406 -
West Midlands - 2 £368 -
City of London +34 1 £350 -12.50% 3
Harrow - 1 £360 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £325 -
Liverpool - 1 £313 - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
Solihull - 1 £310 -
East of England - 1 £265 -
Essex - 1 £265 -

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 97 (93.27%) .NET
2 87 (83.65%) C#
3 72 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 70 (67.31%) JavaScript
5 68 (65.38%) CMS
6 63 (60.58%) MVC
7 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
8 55 (52.88%) CSS
9 54 (51.92%) HTML
10 39 (37.50%) EPiServer CMS
11 33 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (29.81%) AngularJS
13 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (26.92%) jQuery
14 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
15 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
16 24 (23.08%) TDD
17 21 (20.19%) Visual Studio
18 19 (18.27%) HTML5
19 18 (17.31%) CSS3
19 18 (17.31%) Sitecore
20 14 (13.46%) Sitecore CMS
20 14 (13.46%) Finance
20 14 (13.46%) Umbraco
21 13 (12.50%) XHTML
21 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
22 12 (11.54%) Sass
22 12 (11.54%) LINQ
23 11 (10.58%) Degree
23 11 (10.58%) Retail

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 (65.38%) CMS
2 39 (37.50%) EPiServer CMS
3 14 (13.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (13.46%) Umbraco
4 8 (7.69%) IIS
5 4 (3.85%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.88%) Kentico
6 3 (2.88%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.92%) DNN
7 2 (1.92%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (1.92%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.92%) GIMP
4 1 (0.96%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.96%) FTP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.96%) Redis
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (20.19%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.96%) git-flow
6 1 (0.96%) Grunt
6 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.96%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Retail
3 10 (9.62%) Marketing
4 6 (5.77%) Electronics
5 4 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 96 (92.31%) Developer
2 63 (60.58%) EPiServer Developer
3 39 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 31 (29.81%) C# Developer
5 25 (24.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (13.46%) CMS Developer
7 11 (10.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (10.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (6.73%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (6.73%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (2.88%) Agile Developer
12 3 (2.88%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (2.88%) C# Web Developer
12 3 (2.88%) Lead Developer
12 3 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (93.27%) .NET
2 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
3 55 (52.88%) CSS
4 54 (51.92%) HTML
5 31 (29.81%) AngularJS
6 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (26.92%) jQuery
7 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
8 19 (18.27%) HTML5
9 18 (17.31%) CSS3
10 13 (12.50%) XHTML
11 12 (11.54%) LINQ
11 12 (11.54%) Sass
12 10 (9.62%) Entity Framework
13 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (7.69%) LESS
15 7 (6.73%) XML
16 6 (5.77%) Ajax
16 6 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) User Experience
2 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.88%) Equities
2 3 (2.88%) Fixed Income
2 3 (2.88%) NHS
3 2 (1.92%) Tandem
3 2 (1.92%) W3C
4 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.58%) MVC
2 33 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (23.08%) TDD
4 11 (10.58%) Content Management
5 10 (9.62%) Web Development
6 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.65%) Migration
7 8 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.69%) SOA
7 8 (7.69%) SOLID
8 7 (6.73%) Automated Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Scrum
8 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.77%) Project Management
9 6 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.81%) BDD
10 5 (4.81%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (4.81%) UML
11 4 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 87 (83.65%) C#
2 70 (67.31%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.62%) SQL
4 2 (1.92%) Python
4 2 (1.92%) VB
5 1 (0.96%) C
5 1 (0.96%) Java
5 1 (0.96%) Perl
5 1 (0.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.96%) VB6
5 1 (0.96%) VBA
5 1 (0.96%) XPath
5 1 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.81%) MCAD
3 5 (4.81%) MCP
3 5 (4.81%) MCPD
3 5 (4.81%) MCSD
4 1 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) WCAG
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) Sitecore
3 6 (5.77%) Ektron
4 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.92%) Alterian
6 1 (0.96%) Capita
6 1 (0.96%) Google
6 1 (0.96%) Twitter
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