The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for EPiServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EPiServer (including Ektron)
UK
Rank 513 585 527
Rank change year-on-year +72 -58  
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 86 43 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.081% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% 0.47% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 73
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year +11.88% +2.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EPiServer is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7784 9113 9021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.41% 17.25% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5089 5794 5356
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £561 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 225 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing EPiServer as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for EPiServer in the UK

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in the UK

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPiServer over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPiServer in the UK

EPiServer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPiServer in the UK

EPiServer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 81 £400 +8.10% 23
South East +49 42 £400 +14.28% 1
London +23 19 £425 +6.25% 9
Buckinghamshire +5 16 £408 +48.18% 1
Aylesbury - 16 £408 - 1
North West +24 14 £369 -0.33% 8
Oxfordshire - 14 £350 -
Oxford - 11 £350 -
Hampshire +14 9 £400 +33.33%
Manchester +19 8 £375 +1.35% 5
Basingstoke - 6 £400 -
Liverpool - 6 £350 - 3
Merseyside - 6 £350 - 3
West Sussex +1 3 £395 +12.85%
East Grinstead - 3 £395 -
Bolton - 3 £400 -
Edinburgh - 3 £375 - 1
Scotland - 3 £375 - 1
Yorkshire +7 2 £375 - 2
East of England -3 2 £488 +77.27% 2
West Midlands +14 1 £375 -
City of London +6 1 £475 +18.75% 3
Leeds +4 1 £350 -22.22% 2
West Yorkshire +3 1 £350 -22.22% 2
Walsall 0 1 £375 -
South West 0 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 - 2
York - 1 £400 -

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 117 (77.48%) CMS
2 116 (76.82%) .NET
3 113 (74.83%) C#
4 94 (62.25%) JavaScript
5 88 (58.28%) HTML
6 83 (54.97%) CSS
7 76 (50.33%) ASP.NET
8 70 (46.36%) MVC
9 65 (43.05%) jQuery
10 54 (35.76%) HTML5
11 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (29.80%) CSS3
13 41 (27.15%) SQL Server
14 38 (25.17%) Web Development
14 38 (25.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 37 (24.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (23.18%) Ajax
17 32 (21.19%) Content Management
18 25 (16.56%) .NET Framework
18 25 (16.56%) Sitecore
19 23 (15.23%) Umbraco
19 23 (15.23%) AngularJS
19 23 (15.23%) SQL
20 22 (14.57%) TDD
20 22 (14.57%) Sitecore CMS
21 18 (11.92%) XHTML
21 18 (11.92%) Finance
22 16 (10.60%) ASP.NET Web API
23 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
24 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 117 (77.48%) CMS
2 23 (15.23%) Umbraco
3 22 (14.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (5.96%) Kentico
5 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.30%) Sitefinity
6 7 (4.64%) DNN
6 7 (4.64%) Immediacy CMS
7 4 (2.65%) WordPress
8 3 (1.99%) Drupal
9 2 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.32%) Content Management Server
9 2 (1.32%) Liferay
9 2 (1.32%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.32%) OpenCms
10 1 (0.66%) CICS
10 1 (0.66%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.66%) Commerce Server 2007
10 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.32%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) Intranet
2 1 (0.66%) DHCP
2 1 (0.66%) DNS
2 1 (0.66%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (4.64%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) Redis
6 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) MS Access
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (4.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (3.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.65%) MSTest
3 4 (2.65%) NUnit
3 4 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.99%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.32%) Grunt
5 2 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.66%) git-flow
6 1 (0.66%) JBehave
6 1 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.66%) Selenium
6 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (11.92%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Retail
3 5 (3.31%) Advertising
4 3 (1.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (86.09%) Developer
2 75 (49.67%) EPiServer Developer
3 67 (44.37%) .NET Developer
4 39 (25.83%) C# Developer
5 28 (18.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (18.54%) CMS Developer
6 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 21 (13.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (13.25%) Web Developer
10 13 (8.61%) HTML Developer
10 13 (8.61%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (7.95%) HTML CSS Developer
12 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.30%) Sitecore Developer
14 6 (3.97%) Umbraco Developer
15 5 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
15 5 (3.31%) Project Manager
15 5 (3.31%) SQL Developer
16 4 (2.65%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (76.82%) .NET
2 88 (58.28%) HTML
3 83 (54.97%) CSS
4 76 (50.33%) ASP.NET
5 65 (43.05%) jQuery
6 54 (35.76%) HTML5
7 45 (29.80%) CSS3
8 38 (25.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 37 (24.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (23.18%) Ajax
11 25 (16.56%) .NET Framework
12 23 (15.23%) AngularJS
13 18 (11.92%) XHTML
14 16 (10.60%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (5.96%) Sass
16 8 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (5.30%) SOAP
17 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (4.64%) RESTful
17 7 (4.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.64%) User Experience
2 5 (3.31%) Tandem
3 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.66%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.66%) Android
1 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.66%) MVS
1 1 (0.66%) Windows
1 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (46.36%) MVC
2 50 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (25.17%) Web Development
4 32 (21.19%) Content Management
5 22 (14.57%) TDD
6 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.28%) BDD
8 9 (5.96%) Asset Management
8 9 (5.96%) DevOps
8 9 (5.96%) Scrum
9 8 (5.30%) E-Commerce
10 6 (3.97%) CRM
10 6 (3.97%) Front End Development
10 6 (3.97%) Web Application Development
11 5 (3.31%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (3.31%) Project Management
12 4 (2.65%) Change Management
12 4 (2.65%) Resource Management
12 4 (2.65%) SDLC
12 4 (2.65%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 113 (74.83%) C#
2 94 (62.25%) JavaScript
3 23 (15.23%) SQL
4 5 (3.31%) Ruby
5 3 (1.99%) Java
6 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.66%) COBOL
6 1 (0.66%) JCL
6 1 (0.66%) Perl
6 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.66%) Python
6 1 (0.66%) Scala
6 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Puppet
1 1 (0.66%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (16.56%) Sitecore
2 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.64%) Alterian
4 5 (3.31%) Google
5 3 (1.99%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe
6 2 (1.32%) OpenText
7 1 (0.66%) Demandware
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.66%) Telerik
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