Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 205 195
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 3 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.33% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 2.06% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 21
North West median daily rate £375 £366 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% -13.31% +17.36%
10th Percentile £329 £299 £325
90th Percentile £419 £451 £469
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
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 901 1118 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.85% 16.21% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 713 788
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +26.92%
10th Percentile £248 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £552 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 66
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -12.64% +2.23%
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £23.17 £36.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%

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 18 November 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 +8 3 £375 +1.35% 1
EPiServer
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
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%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML

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 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
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%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) CasperJS
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
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%) 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%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
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%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) BEA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore