Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 19 October 2021 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.

EPiServer (including Ektron)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 723 481 745
Rank change year-on-year -242 +264 +71
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 25 15 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.056% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 41
10th Percentile " £311 £313
25th Percentile £331 £313 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £363 £375
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.33% -11.76%
75th Percentile £538 £413 £425
90th Percentile £700 £460 £475
UK median daily rate £420 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +13.90% -1.67% -6.25%

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

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,659 3,943 11,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.85% 14.70% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,014 2,693 7,714
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
25th Percentile £406 £380 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% -
75th Percentile £600 £563 £556
90th Percentile £688 £665 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 110 239
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.23 £15.75 £13.57
Median hourly rate £23.32 £22.19 £19.97
Median % change year-on-year +5.09% +11.14% -0.18%
75th Percentile £51.69 £34.94 £35.38
90th Percentile £65.53 £57.17 £50.65
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £22.38 £20.96
% change year-on-year +9.47% +6.80% +4.78%

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EPiServer as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in England

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing EPiServer in England.

Daily rate trend for EPiServer in England

EPiServer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing EPiServer in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for EPiServer in England

EPiServer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing EPiServer in England.

Hourly rate trend for EPiServer in England

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -194 15 £500 +17.65% 15
South East -92 10 £338 +5.88% 2
EPiServer
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) CMS
3 13 (52.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Full Stack Development
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) CRM
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
7 7 (28.00%) SOLID
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (24.00%) LINQ
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) VLE
8 6 (24.00%) Telerik
8 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
8 6 (24.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) RESTful

EPiServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (56.00%) CMS
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.00%) Kentico
3 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) Drupal
4 1 (4.00%) Headless CMS
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) GCP
3 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (4.00%) NuGet
3 1 (4.00%) Slack
3 1 (4.00%) Stripe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (20.00%) EPiServer Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) CMS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Web Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) Kendo UI
4 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (24.00%) LINQ
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (16.00%) Vue.js
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.00%) React
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (24.00%) VLE
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Full Stack Development
2 9 (36.00%) CRM
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) SOLID
5 6 (24.00%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (24.00%) OO
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Commercial Awareness
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (8.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) ES6
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Blackboard
2 6 (24.00%) Telerik
3 5 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (8.00%) Google
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) hybris