The table below looks at the statistics for E-business 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 E-business over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 485 459 442
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Contract jobs citing E-business 97 86 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 84
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£438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £297 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £19.75
E-business
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38954 35940 38894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.26% 74.48% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24704 22658 22956
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1007 1440
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in England

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in England

E-business
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram in England

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in England

E-business
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 E-business within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
London +20 46 £400 -15.78% 7
South East -3 34 £450 -5.26% 8
North West -1 6 - - 3
South West -34 5 £500 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -5 2 £225 -32.83% 1
West Midlands -11 2 £565 +50.66% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £525 +44.82% 1
East of England -33 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 2
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 131 (72.78%) Oracle
2 57 (31.67%) Finance
2 57 (31.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (20.56%) XML
4 35 (19.44%) SQL
5 28 (15.56%) SOA
6 27 (15.00%) ERP
6 27 (15.00%) Oracle Payables
7 26 (14.44%) Web Services
8 25 (13.89%) PL/SQL
8 25 (13.89%) Migration
9 24 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
9 24 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
9 24 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
10 23 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (12.78%) Security Cleared
10 23 (12.78%) SAP
10 23 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (12.22%) Data Migration
11 22 (12.22%) Oracle General Ledger
12 21 (11.67%) CRM
12 21 (11.67%) E-Commerce
13 20 (11.11%) Project Management
13 20 (11.11%) HTML
14 19 (10.56%) SOAP
14 19 (10.56%) XSD
14 19 (10.56%) Oracle EBS
15 17 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (9.44%) Informatica
15 17 (9.44%) Java

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing E-business 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 E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.89%) WebSphere
2 13 (7.22%) AquaLogic
2 13 (7.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (6.67%) CMS
4 10 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (5.56%) Apache
5 9 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.22%) Drupal
7 3 (1.67%) Liferay
7 3 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) FileNet
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) MS Project
2 6 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.78%) MS Office
3 5 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 57 (31.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 27 (15.00%) Oracle Payables
3 24 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 22 (12.22%) Oracle General Ledger
5 19 (10.56%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (8.89%) Oracle Cash Management
7 13 (7.22%) SAP HR
8 12 (6.67%) Workday HCM
8 12 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
9 11 (6.11%) Oracle iProcurement
10 10 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
11 9 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
12 8 (4.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 7 (3.89%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 7 (3.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 6 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
15 4 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
16 3 (1.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 3 (1.67%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.00%) Internet
2 6 (3.33%) SNMP
3 2 (1.11%) Firewall
3 2 (1.11%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.56%) VPN
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (7.78%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
3 10 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (3.89%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (2.22%) PowerCenter
8 4 (2.22%) SQLPlus
9 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.67%) OLAP
9 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.11%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.22%) Toad
2 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.11%) Selenium
4 2 (1.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.11%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.11%) JMeter
4 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 57 (31.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 10 (5.56%) Retail
4 8 (4.44%) Banking
5 7 (3.89%) Billing
5 7 (3.89%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.33%) Marketing
7 5 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.22%) Back Office
9 3 (1.67%) Advertising
10 2 (1.11%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Games
11 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.56%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (23.33%) Consultant
2 31 (17.22%) Oracle Consultant
3 24 (13.33%) Developer
4 23 (12.78%) Architect
5 21 (11.67%) Analyst
6 18 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.11%) Functional Consultant
8 11 (6.11%) Designer
9 9 (5.00%) E-Business Consultant
9 9 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (5.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 8 (4.44%) DBA
10 8 (4.44%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 8 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.44%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.44%) Oracle Project Manager
11 7 (3.89%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.56%) XML
2 26 (14.44%) Web Services
3 20 (11.11%) HTML
4 19 (10.56%) SOAP
4 19 (10.56%) XSD
5 13 (7.22%) XSLT
5 13 (7.22%) UDDI
5 13 (7.22%) WSDL
5 13 (7.22%) JAX-WS
5 13 (7.22%) Apache Axis
6 12 (6.67%) J2EE
7 10 (5.56%) CSS
8 9 (5.00%) JSP
8 9 (5.00%) .NET
9 8 (4.44%) jQuery
9 8 (4.44%) Ajax
9 8 (4.44%) Middleware
10 7 (3.89%) Hibernate
10 7 (3.89%) Spring
10 7 (3.89%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.22%) Social Media
6 4 (2.22%) Replication
7 3 (1.67%) Open Source
8 2 (1.11%) PMI
8 2 (1.11%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) PKI
9 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.56%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Online Games
9 1 (0.56%) RMADS
9 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.44%) Linux
2 8 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.33%) UNIX
4 2 (1.11%) VMS
4 2 (1.11%) Solaris
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Windows
5 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.56%) SOA
2 27 (15.00%) ERP
3 25 (13.89%) Migration
4 23 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (12.22%) Data Migration
6 21 (11.67%) CRM
6 21 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 20 (11.11%) Project Management
8 17 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.89%) B2B
9 16 (8.89%) ETL
10 14 (7.78%) Workflow
11 13 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (7.22%) Cash Management
12 11 (6.11%) Scrum
13 10 (5.56%) TOGAF
13 10 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (5.56%) Change Management
13 10 (5.56%) B2C
14 8 (4.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.44%) SQL
2 25 (13.89%) PL/SQL
3 17 (9.44%) Java
4 16 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.78%) XPath
6 8 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.33%) Korn
9 5 (2.78%) Perl
10 3 (1.67%) C#
11 2 (1.11%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.56%) C-shell
12 1 (0.56%) C
12 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (12.78%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.44%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.22%) Degree
4 4 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.11%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.56%) PMP
7 1 (0.56%) CISM
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (2.78%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) Control-M
4 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 131 (72.78%) Oracle
2 23 (12.78%) SAP
3 17 (9.44%) Informatica
4 15 (8.33%) IBM
5 14 (7.78%) Siebel
6 13 (7.22%) BEA
6 13 (7.22%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (3.89%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.89%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.78%) JDA
9 4 (2.22%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.67%) Primavera
10 3 (1.67%) Metastorm
10 3 (1.67%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.67%) Tableau
11 2 (1.11%) Datanomic
11 2 (1.11%) Alterian
11 2 (1.11%) Trillium
11 2 (1.11%) HP
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £410 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago