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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 577 588 573
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 21 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.065% 0.079%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.53% 0.79% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 25
Median daily rate £375 £400 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £429 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
3966 4165 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.62% 8.24% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2525 2412 2815
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 74 35
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £21.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +42.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.62 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £91.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +82.59%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
London -3 7 £525 +23.52%
North East - 5 £355 -
South East +26 4 £555 +38.75%
East of England - 3 £438 -
BusinessWorks
UK

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 39 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 19 (48.72%) TIBCO EMS
4 18 (46.15%) Oracle
5 15 (38.46%) Middleware
5 15 (38.46%) SOA
6 12 (30.77%) XML
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
8 9 (23.08%) IBM
8 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) Web Services
9 8 (20.51%) EAI
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
10 7 (17.95%) SOAP
10 7 (17.95%) Rendezvous
10 7 (17.95%) TIBCO Hawk
10 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
11 6 (15.38%) Finance
11 6 (15.38%) .NET
11 6 (15.38%) DB2
11 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
12 5 (12.82%) ITIL
12 5 (12.82%) JBoss
12 5 (12.82%) AIX
12 5 (12.82%) HPUX
12 5 (12.82%) Linux
12 5 (12.82%) Tuxedo
12 5 (12.82%) RDBMS

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 8 (20.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 5 (12.82%) JBoss
4 5 (12.82%) Tuxedo
4 5 (12.82%) WildFly
5 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.26%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
8 1 (2.56%) Mule
8 1 (2.56%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 3 (7.69%) IaaS
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.38%) DB2
3 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.13%) JasperReports
6 2 (5.13%) SAP BW
6 2 (5.13%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) CA Gen
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
2 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
1 16 (41.03%) TIBCO Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Architect
3 8 (20.51%) TIBCO Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.69%) TIBCO Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Integration Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
7 2 (5.13%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) TIBCO EMS
2 15 (38.46%) Middleware
3 12 (30.77%) XML
4 8 (20.51%) Web Services
5 7 (17.95%) Rendezvous
5 7 (17.95%) SOAP
6 6 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (10.26%) RESTful
8 3 (7.69%) J2EE
8 3 (7.69%) JMS
8 3 (7.69%) JSON
8 3 (7.69%) REST
9 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (5.13%) Node.js
10 1 (2.56%) Java EE
10 1 (2.56%) JDBC
10 1 (2.56%) Spring
10 1 (2.56%) WSDL
10 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) DataPower
3 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) AIX
2 5 (12.82%) HPUX
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) MVS
2 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.82%) zOS
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) SOA
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) EAI
4 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) B2B
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Logistics
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
7 3 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.13%) B2C
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 18 (46.15%) Oracle
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) CA
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 2 (5.13%) Siebel
6 2 (5.13%) Sonatype
6 2 (5.13%) Sybase
6 2 (5.13%) Teradata
7 1 (2.56%) Axway
7 1 (2.56%) BEA
7 1 (2.56%) Green Hat
7 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.56%) Progress
7 1 (2.56%) webMethods