The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 51 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 15 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.84% 1.52% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 4.91% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
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£531 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £278 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £355 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.58%
Enterprise Software
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
240 285 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.48% 30.98% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 134 126
Average daily rate £400 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 8
Average hourly rate £16.84 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.86% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £14.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.03 £43.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Software across the Cheshire region.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software across the Cheshire region.

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Warrington -8 13 £563 +87.50% 2
Wilmslow - - - - 4
Chester - - - -
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - - 1
Enterprise Software
North West

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Oracle
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) Information Security
5 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (29.03%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (29.03%) CRM
6 9 (29.03%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 6 (19.35%) SOAP
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
7 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.13%) UNIX
8 5 (16.13%) EJB
8 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) EAI
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
9 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
9 4 (12.90%) SIEM
9 4 (12.90%) Reference Data
9 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Advertising
9 4 (12.90%) Firewall
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Migration

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.68%) Documentum
2 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (29.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) BODI
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Technical Architect
3 11 (35.48%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) SOAP
2 5 (16.13%) EJB
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Reference Data
3 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) HPUX
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Information Security
2 9 (29.03%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
3 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) EAI
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) SIEM
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Compuware
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Business Objects
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Hyperion