Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 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 West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 204 198
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +9
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 11 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.051% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 0.28% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 17
South West median daily rate £341 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.50% -28.57% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £318
90th Percentile £391 £275 £412
England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South 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 South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 828 1086 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.07% 18.50% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 771 744
South West median daily rate £375 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £225 £215 £180
90th Percentile £538 £500 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 67
South West median hourly rate £42.75 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.54% +8.33% +79.10%
10th Percentile £19.68 £18.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.13 £51.50 £43.00
England median hourly rate £20.47 £20.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +2.34% +1.27% +12.86%

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in the South West

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in the South West

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bristol 0 6 £338 +35.00%
Dorset - 3 £360 - 5
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
EPiServer
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Middleware
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Apache
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) CMS

EPiServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) EPiServer Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) BEA
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Siebel
4 1 (9.09%) VMware