Period
to 20 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 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)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 217 212
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5 -14
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 5 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.086% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% 1.33% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 11
North West median daily rate £363 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -23.08% +17.36%
10th Percentile £320 £292 £363
90th Percentile £392 £372 £523
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 871 1201 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.93% 16.31% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 745 719
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +26.92%
10th Percentile £248 £254 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 57
North West median hourly rate £20.34 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.13% -8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £33.43 £39.31
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.27% +12.86%

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing EPiServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in the North West

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in the North West

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester +20 5 £363 -3.33% 2
EPiServer
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) LESS
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (60.00%) webpack
2 3 (60.00%) gulp
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile First
2 3 (60.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) npm
2 3 (60.00%) Nunjucks
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy

EPiServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) npm
2 1 (20.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) LESS
2 3 (60.00%) Nunjucks
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile First
1 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) HOOD
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BEA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat