The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 81 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing E-business 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.082% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £220 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £418
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £21.00
E-business
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 725 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 75.35% 71.64% 71.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 370 323
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 35 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.88 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.55 £63.55 £22.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the Buckinghamshire region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the Buckinghamshire region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

E-business
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 1 - -
E-business
South East

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing E-business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-business.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) MS Project
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (33.33%) JDA
4 2 (33.33%) BPR
4 2 (33.33%) Primavera
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Billing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing E-business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Project
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Office Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) BPR
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) JDA
3 2 (33.33%) Primavera
3 2 (33.33%) SAP