The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for EPiServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EPiServer (including Ektron)
England / East of England
Rank 124 122 121
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 2 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.092% 0.041% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.26% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 11
Median daily rate £488 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £275 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EPiServer is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 386 379 492
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.77% 15.52% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 190 281
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 27
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +92.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £9.00 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing EPiServer as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in the East of England

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EPiServer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in the East of England

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 - 2
EPiServer
England

EPiServer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Kentico
2 1 (50.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Personalization

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Kentico
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) OpenText
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore