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 3 months to 24 May 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.

EPiServer (including Ektron)
UK / England
3 months to
24 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 596 509
Rank change year-on-year +75 -87  
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 53 37 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.075% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 0.42% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 80
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £332 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £344
% change year-on-year +18.51% -1.81%  
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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6954 8784 8775
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.80% 17.84% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4455 5893 5486
Median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 187 322
Median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -13.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.31 £19.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.11% -2.35%  

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in England

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPiServer in England over the 3 months to 24 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPiServer in England

EPiServer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer in England.

Contractor 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 3 months to 24 May 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
South East +52 29 £368 -1.86% 3
London +13 12 £425 -10.52% 8
North West +33 7 £366 +8.51% 4
South West +10 2 £388 - 2
East of England -6 2 £450 +69.81% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 3
EPiServer
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 99 (81.15%) .NET
2 95 (77.87%) C#
3 89 (72.95%) CMS
4 82 (67.21%) JavaScript
5 77 (63.11%) HTML
6 73 (59.84%) CSS
7 63 (51.64%) ASP.NET
8 62 (50.82%) jQuery
9 61 (50.00%) MVC
10 52 (42.62%) HTML5
11 50 (40.98%) CSS3
12 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (31.15%) Ajax
13 38 (31.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (27.87%) SQL Server
15 33 (27.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 32 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (25.41%) Web Development
18 30 (24.59%) SQL
19 25 (20.49%) .NET Framework
20 20 (16.39%) XHTML
21 19 (15.57%) Sitecore
22 18 (14.75%) Content Management
22 18 (14.75%) TDD
23 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
23 16 (13.11%) Sitecore CMS
24 14 (11.48%) Finance
25 12 (9.84%) Umbraco
25 12 (9.84%) DevOps
26 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio

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 89 (72.95%) CMS
2 16 (13.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (9.84%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.74%) IIS
5 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.10%) Apache
6 5 (4.10%) FileNet
6 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.64%) Content Management Server
7 2 (1.64%) Kentico
7 2 (1.64%) Liferay
7 2 (1.64%) Magnolia
7 2 (1.64%) OpenCms
7 2 (1.64%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.82%) CMS400.NET
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) DNN
8 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.82%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.64%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.82%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.82%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.82%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.82%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.82%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) DNS
1 6 (4.92%) Firewall
2 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
2 5 (4.10%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.10%) Redis
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.82%) Big Data
6 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.82%) Mixpanel
6 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.74%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.28%) gulp
6 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.46%) webpack
7 2 (1.64%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.82%) Bower
8 1 (0.82%) Grunt
8 1 (0.82%) JIRA
8 1 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.82%) NUnit
8 1 (0.82%) Selenium
8 1 (0.82%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Advertising
3 3 (2.46%) Marketing
3 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 107 (87.70%) Developer
2 62 (50.82%) EPiServer Developer
3 49 (40.16%) .NET Developer
4 28 (22.95%) C# Developer
5 18 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (13.93%) Web Developer
7 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (12.30%) HTML Developer
8 14 (11.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (10.66%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (9.02%) CMS Developer
12 8 (6.56%) Senior Developer
13 7 (5.74%) Sitecore Developer
14 6 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
15 5 (4.10%) SQL Developer
15 5 (4.10%) Umbraco Developer
16 4 (3.28%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (81.15%) .NET
2 77 (63.11%) HTML
3 73 (59.84%) CSS
4 63 (51.64%) ASP.NET
5 62 (50.82%) jQuery
6 52 (42.62%) HTML5
7 50 (40.98%) CSS3
8 38 (31.15%) Ajax
8 38 (31.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 32 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (20.49%) .NET Framework
11 20 (16.39%) XHTML
12 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
13 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (6.56%) Sass
14 6 (4.92%) SOAP
15 5 (4.10%) LESS
15 5 (4.10%) Web Services
15 5 (4.10%) XML
16 4 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.92%) User Experience
3 5 (4.10%) Clustering
3 5 (4.10%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.10%) Tandem
4 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.00%) MVC
2 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 31 (25.41%) Web Development
5 18 (14.75%) Content Management
5 18 (14.75%) TDD
6 12 (9.84%) DevOps
7 8 (6.56%) Front End Development
7 8 (6.56%) Scrum
8 7 (5.74%) BDD
8 7 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.92%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.92%) Project Management
10 5 (4.10%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.10%) CRM
10 5 (4.10%) ITIL
10 5 (4.10%) SDLC
11 4 (3.28%) Line Management
11 4 (3.28%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 95 (77.87%) C#
2 82 (67.21%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.59%) SQL
4 5 (4.10%) JCL
5 4 (3.28%) Ruby
5 4 (3.28%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.64%) Java
8 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) ES6
8 1 (0.82%) Perl
8 1 (0.82%) Python
8 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.10%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.82%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (0.82%) Kibana
3 1 (0.82%) logstash
3 1 (0.82%) Packer
3 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Sitecore
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.92%) VMware
4 5 (4.10%) Citrix
4 5 (4.10%) Genesys
4 5 (4.10%) Google
4 5 (4.10%) Informatica
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle
5 3 (2.46%) SAP
6 2 (1.64%) Adobe
6 2 (1.64%) F5
6 2 (1.64%) Marketo
6 2 (1.64%) OpenText
6 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.82%) Alterian
7 1 (0.82%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.82%) RedGate
7 1 (0.82%) Sage
7 1 (0.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Telerik
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