The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 162 197 203
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +6
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.017% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.91% 0.19% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £498 £451 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.43% -24.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £451 £580
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £451 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £400 £433
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BusinessWorks
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
220 523 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.62% 8.98% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 348 330
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.75 £34.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.57%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing BusinessWorks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessWorks across the City of London region.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessWorks across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks 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 City of London region with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Business Solution Architect
1 1 (33.33%) EAI Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Architect
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) DTCC
1 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) IBM