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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
England / East of England
Rank 120 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.093% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £410 £100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+310.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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
1711 1823 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.51% 77.54% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1086 1196
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 176 131
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.05 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £54.58 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £410 - 2
E-business
England

E-business
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 East of England region with a requirement for E-business.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Local Government
5 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle iSupplier

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) SOA Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Database Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SOA Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Database Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payroll Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP