Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 October 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 145 121
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 +6
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 3 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.33% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.67% 2.24% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Manchester median daily rate £363 £370 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -12.43% +14.97%
10th Percentile £327 £325 £366
90th Percentile £384 £418 £459
North West median daily rate £363 £366 £423
% change year-on-year -1.02% -13.31% +14.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 446 536 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.60% 14.76% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 337 372
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.60% +21.67%
10th Percentile £181 £213 £228
90th Percentile £600 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £385 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -3.75% -3.03% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 24
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +22.41% -3.33%
10th Percentile £10.61 £14.44 £11.00
90th Percentile £128.75 £38.75 £25.93
North West median hourly rate £24.00 £15.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year +60.00% -10.93% +0.54%

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in Manchester

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) npm
2 1 (33.33%) Nunjucks
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) BEA

EPiServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Nunjucks
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BEA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat