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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 473 484 479
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing E-business 115 99 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 47 39
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£475 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £524 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £26.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+143.75% -
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
42068 39089 36771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.23% 76.40% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27933 24730 23055
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1141 1099 1032
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
South East -14 42 £510 +13.33% 2
London -18 36 £475 +18.75% 13
North West -19 13 £300 - 7
West Midlands +10 7 £400 -29.20%
East of England +9 5 £463 +32.14% 1
Yorkshire -26 4 £425 +88.88% 4
East Midlands -2 3 £425 -19.04% 1
South West -4 2 £475 -5.00% 1
North East - 2 - -
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 121 (73.33%) Oracle
2 57 (34.55%) Finance
3 46 (27.88%) Security Cleared
3 46 (27.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 44 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 30 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 30 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 27 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (15.15%) SQL
7 25 (15.15%) Oracle Applications
8 24 (14.55%) UNIX
9 22 (13.33%) Analytics
10 21 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
11 20 (12.12%) Migration
11 20 (12.12%) TOGAF
11 20 (12.12%) Java
11 20 (12.12%) Oracle General Ledger
12 19 (11.52%) Data Migration
12 19 (11.52%) Oracle ODI
12 19 (11.52%) Oracle Discoverer
12 19 (11.52%) WebLogic
12 19 (11.52%) Oracle Forms
13 18 (10.91%) J2EE
13 18 (10.91%) XML
13 18 (10.91%) Oracle Payables
13 18 (10.91%) Oracle Cash Management
14 17 (10.30%) Cash Management
14 17 (10.30%) Information Architecture
14 17 (10.30%) ERP
14 17 (10.30%) Technical Architecture

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (11.52%) WebLogic
2 12 (7.27%) Apache
2 12 (7.27%) CMS
3 7 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.21%) Mule
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (1.21%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.61%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.42%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) MS Project
3 3 (1.82%) FastStats
4 1 (0.61%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 46 (27.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (15.15%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (12.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 18 (10.91%) Oracle Payables
5 18 (10.91%) Oracle Cash Management
6 17 (10.30%) Oracle ERP
7 16 (9.70%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (9.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 15 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (7.27%) Oracle Assets
10 10 (6.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (3.64%) Oracle iProcurement
12 4 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (2.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 3 (1.82%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 3 (1.82%) Magento
14 2 (1.21%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
14 2 (1.21%) Oracle HRMS
15 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Taleo
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) Internet
2 4 (2.42%) SNMP
2 4 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.82%) SSL
3 3 (1.82%) SSH
3 3 (1.82%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
1 30 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 27 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (11.52%) Oracle Discoverer
3 19 (11.52%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (2.42%) Ingres
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.42%) MySQL
8 3 (1.82%) DB2
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 19 (11.52%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.82%) Selenium
4 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.21%) Maven
4 2 (1.21%) Gradle
4 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.61%) ERwin
5 1 (0.61%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 57 (34.55%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Military
2 14 (8.48%) General Ledger
3 9 (5.45%) Retail
4 8 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.24%) Billing
6 4 (2.42%) Back Office
6 4 (2.42%) Banking
7 3 (1.82%) Legal
7 3 (1.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (27.88%) Consultant
2 36 (21.82%) Oracle Consultant
3 34 (20.61%) Developer
4 32 (19.39%) Architect
5 28 (16.97%) Functional Consultant
6 25 (15.15%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 22 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
8 20 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (10.30%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 13 (7.88%) ERP Consultant
11 12 (7.27%) Analyst
12 11 (6.67%) Project Manager
13 8 (4.85%) Java Developer
14 7 (4.24%) DBA
15 6 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
15 6 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
15 6 (3.64%) Web Developer
15 6 (3.64%) Oracle Project Manager
15 6 (3.64%) E-Business Consultant
16 5 (3.03%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.91%) J2EE
1 18 (10.91%) XML
2 14 (8.48%) HTML
3 13 (7.88%) Spring
4 12 (7.27%) CSS
5 10 (6.06%) JSP
6 9 (5.45%) .NET
7 8 (4.85%) XSL
7 8 (4.85%) Web Services
8 7 (4.24%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 7 (4.24%) XSD
8 7 (4.24%) SOAP
9 6 (3.64%) Struts
9 6 (3.64%) JMS
10 5 (3.03%) Servlets
10 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (2.42%) WebCenter
11 4 (2.42%) XHTML
11 4 (2.42%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.24%) Statistics
1 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.82%) Replication
3 3 (1.82%) PKI
4 2 (1.21%) GIS
4 2 (1.21%) EPoS
4 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.61%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
5 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.55%) UNIX
2 15 (9.09%) Windows
3 14 (8.48%) Linux
4 8 (4.85%) AIX
5 5 (3.03%) Solaris
6 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.33%) Analytics
2 20 (12.12%) TOGAF
2 20 (12.12%) Migration
3 19 (11.52%) Data Migration
4 17 (10.30%) Cash Management
4 17 (10.30%) Information Architecture
4 17 (10.30%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (10.30%) ERP
5 14 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.88%) E-Commerce
7 12 (7.27%) CRM
7 12 (7.27%) SOA
8 11 (6.67%) Project Management
8 11 (6.67%) TDD
8 11 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.85%) Scrum
9 8 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (3.64%) Content Management
10 6 (3.64%) B2B
11 5 (3.03%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.15%) SQL
2 20 (12.12%) Java
3 14 (8.48%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.27%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.85%) C#
5 8 (4.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (27.88%) Security Cleared
2 44 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) Degree
4 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) ACCA
4 1 (0.61%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (1.82%) KVM
2 3 (1.82%) RHEV
3 2 (1.21%) Docker
3 2 (1.21%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) XenApp
4 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.24%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.03%) yum
3 3 (1.82%) BladeLogic
3 3 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.21%) Puppet
4 2 (1.21%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 121 (73.33%) Oracle
2 12 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.24%) Hyperion
4 6 (3.64%) Adobe
4 6 (3.64%) Siebel
4 6 (3.64%) IBM
5 3 (1.82%) EMC
5 3 (1.82%) Citrix
5 3 (1.82%) BMC
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.82%) hybris
5 3 (1.82%) Teradata
6 2 (1.21%) Demandware
6 2 (1.21%) Mapinfo
6 2 (1.21%) CODA
6 2 (1.21%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.21%) SmartStream
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) Dell
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago