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 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
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 529 508 422
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -86
Contract jobs citing E-business 54 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 62
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£405 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £469 £390
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -60.00%
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 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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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 -3 20 £413 +17.85% 5
South East -18 12 £600 +26.31% 4
East of England +23 7 £313 -26.47% 2
North West -19 6 £400 -16.31% 4
Yorkshire -17 5 £344 -37.50%
East Midlands +1 1 - -
North East - 1 £425 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 94 (73.44%) Oracle
2 48 (37.50%) Finance
3 40 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (21.88%) SQL
5 21 (16.41%) PL/SQL
6 20 (15.63%) XML
6 20 (15.63%) Oracle General Ledger
6 20 (15.63%) Oracle Payables
6 20 (15.63%) Oracle Receivables
7 18 (14.06%) Security Cleared
7 18 (14.06%) CRM
8 17 (13.28%) Oracle EBS
8 17 (13.28%) SC Cleared
9 16 (12.50%) Migration
9 16 (12.50%) SOA
10 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
11 14 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (10.16%) Retail
12 13 (10.16%) General Ledger
12 13 (10.16%) Cash Management
12 13 (10.16%) Oracle Cash Management
13 12 (9.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 12 (9.38%) Linux
13 12 (9.38%) HTML
14 11 (8.59%) ERP
14 11 (8.59%) Java
14 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
14 11 (8.59%) Windows
14 11 (8.59%) Oracle Financials
14 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (4.69%) CMS
1 6 (4.69%) Apache
2 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.78%) Liferay
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) FastStats
2 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (15.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 20 (15.63%) Oracle Payables
2 20 (15.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 17 (13.28%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (10.16%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (9.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 11 (8.59%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (8.59%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 9 (7.03%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (5.47%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (4.69%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle HRMS
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 3 (2.34%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (2.34%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 3 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (2.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) SNMP
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.56%) Essbase
7 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) QlikView
8 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) DB2
8 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.78%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.78%) Ant
3 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.78%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.78%) Maven
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 48 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Retail
2 13 (10.16%) General Ledger
3 10 (7.81%) Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (32.03%) Consultant
2 28 (21.88%) Developer
3 25 (19.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 20 (15.63%) Analyst
4 20 (15.63%) Functional Consultant
5 14 (10.94%) Project Manager
6 13 (10.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 12 (9.38%) Architect
8 11 (8.59%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.25%) DBA
10 8 (6.25%) Data Analyst
10 8 (6.25%) Business Analyst
11 7 (5.47%) Business Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Java Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 7 (5.47%) Oracle Analyst
12 6 (4.69%) Oracle Financials Developer
12 6 (4.69%) E-Business Consultant
13 5 (3.91%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.63%) XML
2 12 (9.38%) HTML
3 9 (7.03%) Middleware
3 9 (7.03%) J2EE
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (5.47%) Struts
4 7 (5.47%) Web Services
5 6 (4.69%) CSS
5 6 (4.69%) JSP
6 5 (3.91%) Servlets
6 5 (3.91%) .NET
6 5 (3.91%) XSD
6 5 (3.91%) XSL
6 5 (3.91%) Spring
7 4 (3.13%) Ajax
7 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.13%) JavaBeans
7 4 (3.13%) JMS
7 4 (3.13%) Java RMI
7 4 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.34%) User Experience
2 3 (2.34%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (1.56%) AS400
3 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.56%) iSeries
3 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.78%) EPoS
4 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.78%) GIS
4 1 (0.78%) Replication
4 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Linux
2 11 (8.59%) Windows
3 8 (6.25%) UNIX
4 6 (4.69%) AIX
5 3 (2.34%) Android
5 3 (2.34%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.34%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.06%) CRM
2 16 (12.50%) Migration
2 16 (12.50%) SOA
3 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
4 13 (10.16%) Cash Management
5 11 (8.59%) ERP
5 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.81%) Data Migration
6 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.25%) B2B
7 8 (6.25%) ETL
8 7 (5.47%) Project Management
9 6 (4.69%) TDD
9 6 (4.69%) Scrum
9 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.69%) UML
10 5 (3.91%) OO
10 5 (3.91%) TOGAF
11 4 (3.13%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.88%) SQL
2 21 (16.41%) PL/SQL
3 11 (8.59%) Java
4 10 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.91%) VBA
6 4 (3.13%) C#
7 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) RPG
8 1 (0.78%) Perl
8 1 (0.78%) Python
8 1 (0.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) CRISC
4 1 (0.78%) ACCA
4 1 (0.78%) CISSP
4 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.78%) CISA
4 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) HL7
2 1 (0.78%) DICOM
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.78%) BS7799
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.78%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 94 (73.44%) Oracle
2 10 (7.81%) Siebel
3 9 (7.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.91%) Hyperion
5 4 (3.13%) Informatica
5 4 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.34%) SAP
6 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.56%) HP
7 2 (1.56%) IBM
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe
7 2 (1.56%) CODA
7 2 (1.56%) hybris
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.78%) Talend
8 1 (0.78%) Demandware
8 1 (0.78%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.78%) Sage
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago