The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 595 571 577
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 35 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.067% 0.044%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.87% 0.83% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 15
Median daily rate £525 £373 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.93% -29.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £303 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £473 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £398 £363
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BusinessWorks
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4016 4092 4475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.88% 8.08% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2361 2630
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 49
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -42.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £15.40 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.04 £62.46 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £26.83 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -28.44%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in England

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in England

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessWorks across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Histogram in England

BusinessWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BusinessWorks Hourly Rate Trend in England

BusinessWorks
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East -12 19 £525 +58.49% 4
London 0 7 £555 +85.00% 4
North East - 5 £304 -
East of England - 3 £525 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £635 - 2
BusinessWorks
UK

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 England region with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 58 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 36 (62.07%) TIBCO EMS
3 24 (41.38%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) SOAP
5 15 (25.86%) REST
6 14 (24.14%) Finance
6 14 (24.14%) Oracle
7 13 (22.41%) Middleware
7 13 (22.41%) TIBCO Hawk
7 13 (22.41%) SOA
8 12 (20.69%) MQSeries
9 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
9 10 (17.24%) Axway
10 9 (15.52%) XML
10 9 (15.52%) Linux
10 9 (15.52%) JBoss
11 8 (13.79%) EAI
12 7 (12.07%) Rendezvous
12 7 (12.07%) Web Services
12 7 (12.07%) JDBC
12 7 (12.07%) J2EE
12 7 (12.07%) Migration
13 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.34%) Maven
13 6 (10.34%) StarTeam
13 6 (10.34%) SQL
13 6 (10.34%) WebLogic
13 6 (10.34%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
13 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (20.69%) MQSeries
2 9 (15.52%) JBoss
3 6 (10.34%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 6 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.62%) Mule
4 5 (8.62%) Mule ESB
5 3 (5.17%) JCAPS
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (5.17%) Staffware
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.72%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) SSL
2 4 (6.90%) Internet
3 3 (5.17%) HTTP
4 1 (1.72%) 3G
4 1 (1.72%) GGSN
4 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.72%) MGW
4 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.72%) RNC
4 1 (1.72%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) DB2
2 5 (8.62%) JasperReports
2 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) DataStage
4 1 (1.72%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.34%) Maven
1 6 (10.34%) StarTeam
2 5 (8.62%) Ant
2 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.62%) SoapUI
2 5 (8.62%) SonarQube
2 5 (8.62%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.72%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.72%) NuGet
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Front Office
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Architect
2 14 (24.14%) TIBCO Developer
3 11 (18.97%) TIBCO Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Middleware Architect
4 6 (10.34%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) TIBCO Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Integration Architect
6 4 (6.90%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF Architect
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Designer
7 3 (5.17%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) TIBCO EMS
2 21 (36.21%) SOAP
3 15 (25.86%) REST
4 13 (22.41%) Middleware
5 9 (15.52%) XML
6 7 (12.07%) J2EE
6 7 (12.07%) JDBC
6 7 (12.07%) Rendezvous
6 7 (12.07%) Web Services
7 5 (8.62%) EJB
7 5 (8.62%) JSP
7 5 (8.62%) Swing
8 4 (6.90%) JMS
8 4 (6.90%) Spring
8 4 (6.90%) XSD
9 3 (5.17%) .NET
9 3 (5.17%) Java EE
9 3 (5.17%) XSLT
10 2 (3.45%) CGI
10 2 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) SOA
2 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
3 8 (13.79%) EAI
4 7 (12.07%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) SDLC
6 4 (6.90%) B2B
6 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.90%) Service Design
6 4 (6.90%) TDD
7 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.17%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.45%) High Availability
8 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.45%) Scrum
8 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) Java
2 6 (10.34%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) XPath
4 2 (3.45%) COBOL
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) JCL
5 1 (1.72%) Korn
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.72%) HL7
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.72%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle
3 10 (17.24%) Axway
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.62%) Sonatype
5 4 (6.90%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) webMethods
7 2 (3.45%) Talend
8 1 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (1.72%) Sybase
8 1 (1.72%) Velocent
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