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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
England / East of England
Rank 117 118 130
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing E-business 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.16% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £455
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.14%
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
1748 1930 2030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.91% 79.92% 78.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1161 1230
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 162 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £463 -
Bedfordshire +2 2 - -
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) ERP
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (25.00%) BPEL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) WSDL
4 3 (25.00%) JMS
4 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) XSD
4 3 (25.00%) XSLT
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Merchandise Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing

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 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) DBA
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) SOA Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) SOA Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Database Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Server Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SOA Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JMS
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) WSDL
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSD
1 3 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) BPEL
2 3 (25.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Merchandise Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (8.33%) SAP