The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EPiServer (including Ektron)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 122 138 120
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18  
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 2 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% 0.14% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 0.72% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  
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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 325 558 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.30% 19.65% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 355 312
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.99 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.78% -8.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £9.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £21.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

EPiServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

EPiServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPiServer in Yorkshire

EPiServer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPiServer in Yorkshire

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +17 1 £350 -22.22% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
EPiServer
England

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Kentico
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Kentico
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) EPiServer Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft