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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 502 470 424
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -46
Contract jobs citing E-business 62 76 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 35
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £338 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £450 £389
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £49.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £49.50
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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 26 £420 -4.00% 10
North West -9 16 £400 +3.22% 2
South East -35 8 £463 - 3
East of England +6 2 - -
Yorkshire -17 2 £525 +5.00% 4
West Midlands -5 1 £500 -23.07% 3
South West -22 1 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 102 (70.34%) Oracle
2 51 (35.17%) Finance
3 39 (26.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (18.62%) CRM
5 24 (16.55%) SQL
6 23 (15.86%) Security Cleared
7 22 (15.17%) SC Cleared
7 22 (15.17%) SOA
8 21 (14.48%) XML
9 20 (13.79%) Migration
9 20 (13.79%) Oracle General Ledger
9 20 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
9 20 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
10 18 (12.41%) PL/SQL
10 18 (12.41%) Siebel
11 17 (11.72%) E-Commerce
11 17 (11.72%) HTML
11 17 (11.72%) Oracle EBS
12 16 (11.03%) ERP
12 16 (11.03%) ETL
13 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
13 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (9.66%) Linux
15 13 (8.97%) Retail
15 13 (8.97%) Oracle Applications
15 13 (8.97%) Oracle Cash Management
15 13 (8.97%) Oracle Database
15 13 (8.97%) Data Migration
15 13 (8.97%) Oracle Internet Expenses

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (5.52%) CMS
2 7 (4.83%) Apache
2 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.07%) Drupal
4 3 (2.07%) Liferay
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.69%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 39 (26.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
2 20 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 20 (13.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (11.72%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (8.97%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (8.97%) Oracle Cash Management
4 13 (8.97%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 11 (7.59%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (6.90%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 7 (4.83%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (4.83%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (4.14%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (3.45%) Oracle HRMS
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (2.07%) HFM
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (2.07%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) SNMP
2 3 (2.07%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) LDAP
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.59%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (3.45%) Essbase
6 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.38%) OLAP
7 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.69%) QlikView
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.38%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.69%) Ant
3 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.69%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 51 (35.17%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Retail
3 12 (8.28%) General Ledger
4 11 (7.59%) Banking
5 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.07%) Marketing
6 2 (1.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.38%) Billing
6 2 (1.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 45 (31.03%) Consultant
2 36 (24.83%) Developer
3 31 (21.38%) Oracle Consultant
4 22 (15.17%) Analyst
5 16 (11.03%) Functional Consultant
6 14 (9.66%) Project Manager
7 13 (8.97%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (8.28%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 11 (7.59%) Architect
10 10 (6.90%) Business Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 9 (6.21%) Java Developer
11 9 (6.21%) DBA
12 8 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (5.52%) Data Analyst
12 8 (5.52%) Informatica Developer
12 8 (5.52%) E-Business Consultant
13 7 (4.83%) Oracle Analyst
13 7 (4.83%) Java Engineer
13 7 (4.83%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.48%) XML
2 17 (11.72%) HTML
3 12 (8.28%) Web Services
4 11 (7.59%) J2EE
4 11 (7.59%) Middleware
5 10 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (6.90%) CSS
6 9 (6.21%) XSD
6 9 (6.21%) Spring
6 9 (6.21%) Ajax
7 8 (5.52%) Hibernate
7 8 (5.52%) jQuery
7 8 (5.52%) Struts
8 7 (4.83%) JMS
8 7 (4.83%) Java RMI
8 7 (4.83%) XSL
8 7 (4.83%) JSP
8 7 (4.83%) Servlets
8 7 (4.83%) JavaBeans
8 7 (4.83%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.07%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.07%) User Experience
4 2 (1.38%) iSeries
4 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.38%) AS400
4 2 (1.38%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.69%) Online Games
5 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.69%) Replication
5 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.66%) Linux
2 9 (6.21%) Windows
3 5 (3.45%) AIX
3 5 (3.45%) UNIX
4 3 (2.07%) Android
4 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.62%) CRM
2 22 (15.17%) SOA
3 20 (13.79%) Migration
4 17 (11.72%) E-Commerce
5 16 (11.03%) ERP
5 16 (11.03%) ETL
6 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.97%) Data Migration
8 12 (8.28%) Cash Management
9 11 (7.59%) B2B
10 10 (6.90%) UML
11 9 (6.21%) Scrum
12 8 (5.52%) OO
12 8 (5.52%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.52%) Project Management
12 8 (5.52%) TDD
12 8 (5.52%) User Stories
13 7 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (4.83%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.55%) SQL
2 18 (12.41%) PL/SQL
3 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.28%) Java
5 5 (3.45%) VBA
6 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.07%) C#
8 1 (0.69%) C
8 1 (0.69%) RPG
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) Korn
8 1 (0.69%) XPath
8 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (15.86%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) VCP4
4 2 (1.38%) Degree
5 1 (0.69%) CRISC
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) CISSP
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.69%) BS7799
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.69%) HL7
3 1 (0.69%) DICOM
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 102 (70.34%) Oracle
2 18 (12.41%) Siebel
3 12 (8.28%) Informatica
4 8 (5.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.76%) HP
5 4 (2.76%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (2.76%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.76%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.07%) SAP
6 3 (2.07%) IBM
7 2 (1.38%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.38%) Tableau
7 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.69%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.69%) Northgate
8 1 (0.69%) Talend
8 1 (0.69%) BEA
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