The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 547 559 498
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -61
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 36 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.046% 0.064%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.93% 0.55% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 16
Average daily rate
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£373 £513 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.31% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £433 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £589 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.47% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3886 4207 3864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.69% 8.37% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2255 2472 2084
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 74
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £14.25 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.52 £53.75 £60.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
South East +6 16 £331 +10.41% 1
London -4 10 £300 -41.46% 2
North West - 7 £400 -
South West +6 3 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
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BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 85 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 39 (45.88%) TIBCO EMS
3 36 (42.35%) Java
4 31 (36.47%) Linux
5 27 (31.76%) Oracle
6 26 (30.59%) UNIX
7 25 (29.41%) SOA
8 21 (24.71%) Finance
8 21 (24.71%) SQL
9 18 (21.18%) Windows
10 15 (17.65%) TIBCO Hawk
11 14 (16.47%) TIBCO iProcess
11 14 (16.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
12 12 (14.12%) Rendezvous
13 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.94%) SAP
14 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared
14 10 (11.76%) PL/SQL
14 10 (11.76%) AIX
15 9 (10.59%) DB2
15 9 (10.59%) WebLogic
15 9 (10.59%) Banking
15 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (9.41%) REST
16 8 (9.41%) WebSphere
16 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
16 8 (9.41%) Middleware
16 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
17 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
17 7 (8.24%) SOAP

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 9 (10.59%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.41%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.88%) JBoss
5 4 (4.71%) NetWeaver
5 4 (4.71%) Tuxedo
5 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.71%) IIS
6 3 (3.53%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (3.53%) SugarCRM
7 2 (2.35%) Apache
8 1 (1.18%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (16.47%) TIBCO iProcess
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.71%) Staffware
3 3 (3.53%) Exstream
4 1 (1.18%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) DB2
2 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.06%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.35%) Spotfire
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) ClearCase
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.53%) Ant
3 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) JUnit
4 1 (1.18%) ANTLR
4 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.18%) VisualVM
4 1 (1.18%) YourKit
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Front Office
3 2 (2.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Billing
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Architect
3 19 (22.35%) TIBCO Developer
4 13 (15.29%) TIBCO Consultant
4 13 (15.29%) Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) TIBCO Architect
6 8 (9.41%) TIBCO Specialist
7 6 (7.06%) TIBCO Support
8 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Business Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (45.88%) TIBCO EMS
2 12 (14.12%) Rendezvous
3 8 (9.41%) REST
3 8 (9.41%) Middleware
4 7 (8.24%) SOAP
4 7 (8.24%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) XML
4 7 (8.24%) J2EE
5 6 (7.06%) Spring
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (4.71%) JMS
6 4 (4.71%) BAPI
7 3 (3.53%) JDBC
7 3 (3.53%) Dojo
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.53%) Java EE
8 2 (2.35%) WSDL
8 2 (2.35%) XSL
8 2 (2.35%) XSLT
9 1 (1.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) GIS
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) FMCG
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Linux
2 26 (30.59%) UNIX
3 18 (21.18%) Windows
4 10 (11.76%) AIX
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Solaris
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) SOA
2 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.06%) High Availability
5 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 5 (5.88%) UML
6 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.53%) Scrum
7 3 (3.53%) Migration
7 3 (3.53%) Data Management
7 3 (3.53%) Project Management
7 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.53%) EAI
7 3 (3.53%) CRM
7 3 (3.53%) ITIL
7 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.53%) Process Improvement
7 3 (3.53%) Information Architecture
7 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.53%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) Java
2 21 (24.71%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.06%) Perl
6 4 (4.71%) VB
7 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.35%) Korn
8 2 (2.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) Degree
3 3 (3.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) TIBCO Hawk
2 4 (4.71%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.71%) Control-M
3 3 (3.53%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 27 (31.76%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) SAP
4 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.06%) IBM
6 5 (5.88%) VMware
7 4 (4.71%) Infor
7 4 (4.71%) BMC
8 3 (3.53%) ESRI
8 3 (3.53%) Remedy
8 3 (3.53%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Informatica
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