The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 121 126 135
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing E-business 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £456
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.00
E-business
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1971 2034 2339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.69% 76.38% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1151 1327
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 148 139
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

E-business
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Essex 0 2 - -
Bedfordshire 0 1 - -
E-business
England

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle AGIS
6 1 (14.29%) Presales
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Functional Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) E-Business Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Procurement Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft