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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 577 575 555
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 53 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.078% 0.060%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.30% 0.93% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 9
Median daily rate £525 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £300 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £500 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
4066 4295 4732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.14% 8.33% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2488 2562 2552
Median daily rate £438 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 48 72
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £48.27 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +6 32 £525 +64.70%
London +2 15 £550 +22.22% 2
North West - 3 £508 -
East of England - 2 £525 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £635 -
BusinessWorks
UK

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 77 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 50 (64.94%) TIBCO EMS
3 31 (40.26%) Java
4 29 (37.66%) SOAP
5 27 (35.06%) Finance
6 25 (32.47%) REST
7 23 (29.87%) MQSeries
8 21 (27.27%) TOGAF
9 20 (25.97%) Axway
10 17 (22.08%) Oracle
11 16 (20.78%) Middleware
11 16 (20.78%) SOA
12 15 (19.48%) TIBCO Hawk
12 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
13 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
13 12 (15.58%) EAI
13 12 (15.58%) Maven
13 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
14 11 (14.29%) Rendezvous
14 11 (14.29%) Linux
15 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database
16 9 (11.69%) SonarQube
16 9 (11.69%) SoapUI
16 9 (11.69%) Sonatype Nexus
16 9 (11.69%) JasperReports
16 9 (11.69%) Web Services
16 9 (11.69%) XML
16 9 (11.69%) Eclipse
16 9 (11.69%) IBM
17 8 (10.39%) Microsoft

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 23 (29.87%) MQSeries
2 8 (10.39%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.49%) JBoss
3 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.30%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.30%) Mule
5 1 (1.30%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Staffware
2 2 (2.60%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (1.30%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.30%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) SSL
2 4 (5.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) 3G
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.30%) GGSN
3 1 (1.30%) MGW
3 1 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.30%) RNC
3 1 (1.30%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
2 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.69%) JasperReports
5 4 (5.19%) DB2
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.60%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
1 12 (15.58%) Maven
2 9 (11.69%) Eclipse
2 9 (11.69%) SoapUI
2 9 (11.69%) SonarQube
2 9 (11.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (7.79%) StarTeam
4 5 (6.49%) Ant
5 3 (3.90%) ANTLR
5 3 (3.90%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.30%) JMeter
6 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Architect
2 27 (35.06%) Developer
3 20 (25.97%) TIBCO Architect
4 18 (23.38%) TIBCO Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Integration Architect
6 10 (12.99%) Middleware Architect
6 10 (12.99%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (11.69%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
9 7 (9.09%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
10 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.49%) TOGAF Architect
11 5 (6.49%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
12 4 (5.19%) EAI Architect
12 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
12 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
12 4 (5.19%) Senior TIBCO Developer
13 3 (3.90%) Analyst
13 3 (3.90%) J2EE Developer
13 3 (3.90%) TIBCO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) TIBCO EMS
2 29 (37.66%) SOAP
3 25 (32.47%) REST
4 16 (20.78%) Middleware
5 11 (14.29%) Rendezvous
6 9 (11.69%) Web Services
6 9 (11.69%) XML
7 5 (6.49%) .NET
7 5 (6.49%) EJB
7 5 (6.49%) J2EE
7 5 (6.49%) JDBC
7 5 (6.49%) JSP
7 5 (6.49%) Swing
8 4 (5.19%) JMS
8 4 (5.19%) Spring
9 3 (3.90%) Drools
9 3 (3.90%) MyBatis
9 3 (3.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (3.90%) XACML
9 3 (3.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) Market Risk
2 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.30%) DataPower
3 1 (1.30%) DTCC
3 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Windows
3 7 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 16 (20.78%) SOA
3 12 (15.58%) EAI
4 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.79%) Service Design
6 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.49%) Functional Testing
6 5 (6.49%) Migration
7 4 (5.19%) B2B
7 4 (5.19%) CRM
8 3 (3.90%) BPMN
8 3 (3.90%) ETRM
8 3 (3.90%) Logistics
8 3 (3.90%) SDLC
8 3 (3.90%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.60%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) Java
2 5 (6.49%) SQL
3 3 (3.90%) Python
4 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.30%) COBOL
5 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.30%) JCL
5 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
1 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMP
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 20 (25.97%) Axway
3 17 (22.08%) Oracle
4 9 (11.69%) IBM
5 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.09%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.30%) CA
7 1 (1.30%) Green Hat
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Siebel
7 1 (1.30%) Sybase
7 1 (1.30%) Teradata
7 1 (1.30%) Velocent
7 1 (1.30%) webMethods