Period
to 20 September 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 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 338 380
Rank change year-on-year -11 +42 -22
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 23 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.22% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% 1.18% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 8
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £322 £310 £213
90th Percentile £436 £483 £468
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
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 2817 3298 3431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.17% 18.83% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 2049 2074
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £228
90th Percentile £544 £550 £520
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 129 122
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.25 £12.06
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.14
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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPiServer in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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
Thames Valley -10 11 £408 +8.67%
Buckinghamshire -46 8 £408 +8.67%
Kent - 7 £338 -
Hampshire +16 3 £400 -1.54% 2
West Sussex +1 2 £399 +12.46%
Berkshire - 2 £338 -
Oxfordshire +5 1 £350 -
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 South East region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 15 (65.22%) C#
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) MVC
3 12 (52.17%) CMS
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) IIS
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 8 (34.78%) TDD
6 8 (34.78%) CSS3
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (30.43%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Apache
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) HTTPS
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) Citrix
8 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle RAC

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 12 (52.17%) CMS
2 8 (34.78%) IIS
3 7 (30.43%) Apache
4 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
5 5 (21.74%) FileNet
6 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (4.35%) JBoss
6 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (26.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Redis
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.35%) Chocolatey
4 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) EPiServer Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
4 8 (34.78%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.04%) XHTML
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.35%) J2EE
9 1 (4.35%) Middleware
9 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
2 5 (21.74%) Tandem
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Line Management
5 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) JCL
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Kibana
2 1 (4.35%) logstash
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Genesys
3 5 (21.74%) Informatica
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) BEA
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) RedGate
5 1 (4.35%) Sage
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) Siebel