Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 337 389
Rank change year-on-year -26 +52 -22
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 12 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.071% 0.25% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 1.38% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 30 4
South East median daily rate £380 £381 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.33% -7.58% +22.68%
10th Percentile £332 £312 £320
90th Percentile £431 £479 £508
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2959 3040 3573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.26% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1797 2130
South East median daily rate £406 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 123 117
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.24% +21.62% +12.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.06
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing EPiServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in the South East

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in the South East

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley -21 7 £438 +12.90% 1
Buckinghamshire -37 7 £438 +12.90%
Kent - 2 £340 -
Hampshire -1 1 - -
West Sussex -11 1 £380 +5.56%
Sussex - 1 - -
EPiServer
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) CMS
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (50.00%) CSS3
6 5 (41.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Unix

EPiServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) EPiServer Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) BEA
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel
2 1 (8.33%) VMware