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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 543 510 540
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +30
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 68 83 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £314 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.65% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
25012 24551 23700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.84% 44.87% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 13571 12809
Average daily rate £400 £376 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1077 1191
Average hourly rate £18.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 July 2015.

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 20 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 28 July 2015. 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
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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 -41 67 £400 +6.66% 40
London -19 50 £413 +3.12% 17
City of London -19 11 £375 -16.66% 6
Yorkshire -22 8 £425 +9.67% 2
Bradford 0 7 - -
West Yorkshire -15 7 - -
South West +1 3 £344 +11.70% 4
East Midlands - 3 £398 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £398 -
Nottingham - 3 £398 -
South East -15 2 £290 -63.75% 8
Bristol - 2 £313 -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 2
Sheffield - 1 £425 - 2
Berkshire - 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £290 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £344 - 1
Westminster - 1 £340 -
Avonmouth - 1 £350 -

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 123 (78.34%) .NET
2 113 (71.97%) CMS
3 101 (64.33%) MVC
3 101 (64.33%) C#
4 91 (57.96%) ASP.NET
5 84 (53.50%) Umbraco
6 75 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (45.86%) HTML
7 72 (45.86%) JavaScript
8 70 (44.59%) CSS
9 67 (42.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 61 (38.85%) Sitecore
11 59 (37.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 58 (36.94%) SQL Server
13 56 (35.67%) TDD
14 36 (22.93%) Scrum
15 35 (22.29%) .NET Framework
15 35 (22.29%) Kentico
16 32 (20.38%) WCF
17 30 (19.11%) Content Management
17 30 (19.11%) E-Commerce
18 26 (16.56%) EPiServer CMS
18 26 (16.56%) Unit Testing
19 25 (15.92%) HTML5
19 25 (15.92%) Marketing
20 23 (14.65%) jQuery
20 23 (14.65%) CSS3
20 23 (14.65%) BDD
21 22 (14.01%) AngularJS
22 20 (12.74%) Project Management

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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
1 113 (71.97%) CMS
2 84 (53.50%) Umbraco
3 59 (37.58%) Sitecore CMS
4 35 (22.29%) Kentico
5 26 (16.56%) EPiServer CMS
6 19 (12.10%) Sitefinity
7 16 (10.19%) DNN
8 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.18%) IIS
10 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.55%) OpenEdge
10 4 (2.55%) Node.js
11 3 (1.91%) CoreMedia CMS
11 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.64%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.64%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.64%) InDesign
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.64%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.91%) Force.com
4 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.64%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.64%) MySQL
6 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.18%) Selenium
3 4 (2.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.55%) Subversion
3 4 (2.55%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.91%) Appium
5 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.64%) Yeoman
General
1 25 (15.92%) Marketing
2 16 (10.19%) Retail
3 14 (8.92%) Finance
4 4 (2.55%) Banking
5 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.91%) Swedish Language
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Games
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 123 (78.34%) Developer
2 55 (35.03%) .NET Developer
3 21 (13.38%) Sitecore Developer
4 19 (12.10%) Web Developer
5 14 (8.92%) Applications Developer
6 11 (7.01%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.73%) Analyst
7 9 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.46%) Architect
9 7 (4.46%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Web Applications Developer
9 7 (4.46%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (4.46%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (4.46%) CMS Developer
9 7 (4.46%) C# Application Developer
9 7 (4.46%) .NET Applications Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Marketing Manager
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (78.34%) .NET
2 91 (57.96%) ASP.NET
3 72 (45.86%) HTML
4 70 (44.59%) CSS
5 67 (42.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (22.29%) .NET Framework
7 32 (20.38%) WCF
8 25 (15.92%) HTML5
9 23 (14.65%) jQuery
9 23 (14.65%) CSS3
10 22 (14.01%) AngularJS
11 19 (12.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (11.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (10.83%) Razor View Engine
14 16 (10.19%) Entity Framework
15 15 (9.55%) RESTful
15 15 (9.55%) LINQ
16 13 (8.28%) Web Services
17 12 (7.64%) Flash
18 8 (5.10%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Mobile App
2 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.10%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.91%) W3C
6 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.64%) Blog
7 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.37%) Windows
2 3 (1.91%) Android
2 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (64.33%) MVC
2 75 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (35.67%) TDD
4 36 (22.93%) Scrum
5 30 (19.11%) Content Management
5 30 (19.11%) E-Commerce
6 26 (16.56%) Unit Testing
7 23 (14.65%) BDD
8 20 (12.74%) Project Management
9 16 (10.19%) SEO
10 15 (9.55%) Analytics
11 14 (8.92%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.92%) Email Marketing
11 14 (8.92%) Pair Programming
12 12 (7.64%) Data Privacy
13 11 (7.01%) Web Development
14 9 (5.73%) Digital Marketing
14 9 (5.73%) Asset Management
15 8 (5.10%) CRM
16 7 (4.46%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 101 (64.33%) C#
2 72 (45.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (9.55%) SQL
4 7 (4.46%) Java
5 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.55%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.55%) ActionScript
7 3 (1.91%) PHP
7 3 (1.91%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.64%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) WCAG
Vendors
1 61 (38.85%) Sitecore
2 18 (11.46%) Ektron
3 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.92%) Adobe
5 13 (8.28%) Twitter
6 12 (7.64%) Google
7 7 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.82%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.64%) Apigee
9 1 (0.64%) Telerik
9 1 (0.64%) Alterian
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