Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 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
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 737 738 667
Rank change year-on-year +1 -71 +5
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 97 137 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 0.74% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 110 141
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £269 £309 £313
90th Percentile £533 £502 £500
UK median daily rate £419 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +4.69% +4.92% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 15229 18473 18768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.77% 18.54% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9939 12341 11996
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £228
90th Percentile £600 £588 £568
UK median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 451 600
England median hourly rate £20.47 £20.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.34% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £42.75
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +14.29%

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 21 September 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 6 months to 21 September 2017. 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 +10 52 £463 +8.82% 7
South East +8 23 £350 -6.67% 2
South West +13 11 £341 +36.50% 5
North of England +51 8 £339 +4.31% 4
North West +20 5 £363 +11.54% 4
Yorkshire +37 3 £288 -25.32%
Midlands +23 1 £250 -41.18% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £250 -38.46%
East of England -5 1 - - 1
EPiServer
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 67 (69.07%) .NET
2 60 (61.86%) CMS
3 47 (48.45%) C#
4 46 (47.42%) MVC
5 42 (43.30%) CSS
6 37 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (37.11%) TDD
7 36 (37.11%) HTML
8 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
9 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
10 24 (24.74%) CSS3
11 22 (22.68%) HTML5
12 21 (21.65%) SQL
13 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
14 18 (18.56%) BDD
15 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (17.53%) jQuery
15 17 (17.53%) Visual Studio
16 16 (16.49%) Sitecore
17 15 (15.46%) Windows
17 15 (15.46%) Finance
18 14 (14.43%) Firewall
18 14 (14.43%) Scrum
18 14 (14.43%) IIS
18 14 (14.43%) Front End Development
19 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
19 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
20 12 (12.37%) Karma Test Runner
20 12 (12.37%) Analytics

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 60 (61.86%) CMS
2 14 (14.43%) IIS
3 12 (12.37%) Apache
3 12 (12.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.15%) Drupal
5 5 (5.15%) FileNet
5 5 (5.15%) JBoss
5 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.12%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.09%) WordPress
8 2 (2.06%) Confluence
9 1 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.03%) Liferay
9 1 (1.03%) Magnolia
9 1 (1.03%) OpenCms
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.03%) SessionCam
2 1 (1.03%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.25%) npm
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.03%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) Firewall
2 12 (12.37%) DNS
2 12 (12.37%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (7.22%) HTTPS
4 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.15%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Redis
6 1 (1.03%) Big Data
6 1 (1.03%) Mixpanel
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.53%) Visual Studio
3 12 (12.37%) Karma Test Runner
4 11 (11.34%) Mocha
5 8 (8.25%) gulp
5 8 (8.25%) Jasmine
5 8 (8.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (8.25%) TeamCity
6 7 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.15%) JIRA
8 4 (4.12%) Bower
8 4 (4.12%) Protractor
8 4 (4.12%) Selenium
8 4 (4.12%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.09%) webpack
10 2 (2.06%) Grunt
10 2 (2.06%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.03%) JUnit
11 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Marketing
3 7 (7.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (76.29%) Developer
2 47 (48.45%) EPiServer Developer
3 21 (21.65%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.43%) Analyst
5 13 (13.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (12.37%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.25%) HTML Developer
9 7 (7.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (6.19%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Applications Support
11 5 (5.15%) CSS Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Applications Specialist
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Sitecore Developer
13 3 (3.09%) Agile Developer
13 3 (3.09%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (69.07%) .NET
2 42 (43.30%) CSS
3 36 (37.11%) HTML
4 28 (28.87%) ASP.NET
5 24 (24.74%) CSS3
6 22 (22.68%) HTML5
7 17 (17.53%) jQuery
8 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
8 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (11.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (9.28%) Sass
11 8 (8.25%) LESS
11 8 (8.25%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (8.25%) RESTful
12 6 (6.19%) J2EE
12 6 (6.19%) Middleware
13 5 (5.15%) Ajax
13 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.15%) Ember.js
13 5 (5.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) User Experience
2 7 (7.22%) Clustering
3 5 (5.15%) Cloud Native
3 5 (5.15%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.15%) Tandem
4 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.22%) Solaris
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) MVC
2 37 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.11%) TDD
4 18 (18.56%) BDD
5 14 (14.43%) Front End Development
5 14 (14.43%) Scrum
6 12 (12.37%) Analytics
6 12 (12.37%) ITIL
7 11 (11.34%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.31%) Pair Programming
8 10 (10.31%) Refactoring
9 9 (9.28%) Microservices
9 9 (9.28%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.25%) Content Management
10 8 (8.25%) Project Management
10 8 (8.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (8.25%) SEO
10 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.45%) C#
2 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.65%) SQL
4 8 (8.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.15%) JCL
6 4 (4.12%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.09%) C
7 3 (3.09%) Java
8 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.03%) ES6
9 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.22%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (7.22%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (5.15%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.03%) Docker
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.03%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.03%) Kibana
3 1 (1.03%) logstash
3 1 (1.03%) Packer
3 1 (1.03%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.03%) Puppet
3 1 (1.03%) Rancher
3 1 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Sitecore
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle
2 8 (8.25%) VMware
3 7 (7.22%) Cisco
3 7 (7.22%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Marketo
5 5 (5.15%) BEA
5 5 (5.15%) Genesys
5 5 (5.15%) Informatica
5 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.09%) Tealium
7 2 (2.06%) Adobe
7 2 (2.06%) F5
7 2 (2.06%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) HP
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.06%) Siebel
8 1 (1.03%) RedGate
8 1 (1.03%) Sage