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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 525 495 444
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -51
Contract jobs citing E-business 67 78 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 62
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £526 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £418 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +21.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £26.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
39455 37165 33497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.65% 76.32% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25919 23647 20610
Average daily rate £415 £408 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1127 1015
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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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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 -15 24 £440 -2.22% 4
London -18 22 £388 -3.12% 8
East of England +2 7 £475 +35.71% 1
North West -16 7 £275 -35.29% 2
Yorkshire -14 3 £350 +3.70% 2
North East -18 2 £425 +54.54%
West Midlands -5 1 £400 +48.14%
East Midlands -13 1 £500 +36.05% 1
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 92 (76.03%) Oracle
2 44 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (35.54%) Finance
4 23 (19.01%) SQL
5 22 (18.18%) Migration
6 19 (15.70%) Data Migration
7 18 (14.88%) CRM
8 17 (14.05%) SOA
8 17 (14.05%) PL/SQL
8 17 (14.05%) Security Cleared
8 17 (14.05%) Oracle General Ledger
8 17 (14.05%) Oracle Payables
9 16 (13.22%) SC Cleared
9 16 (13.22%) XML
10 15 (12.40%) Linux
10 15 (12.40%) Windows
10 15 (12.40%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
11 13 (10.74%) ERP
11 13 (10.74%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (10.74%) Oracle Receivables
12 12 (9.92%) UNIX
12 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.92%) Oracle EBS
13 11 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (9.09%) Retail
13 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.09%) HTML
13 11 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (7.44%) Apache
2 7 (5.79%) CMS
3 4 (3.31%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (1.65%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.65%) IIS
5 2 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Liferay
6 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.83%) Drupal
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.83%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 44 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (14.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 17 (14.05%) Oracle Payables
3 15 (12.40%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (10.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (9.92%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 10 (8.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 8 (6.61%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (4.13%) Oracle iProcurement
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 3 (2.48%) Magento
12 3 (2.48%) PeopleSoft HRMS
12 3 (2.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 2 (1.65%) Oracle TCA
13 2 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Taleo
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Internet
2 4 (3.31%) LDAP
2 4 (3.31%) SNMP
3 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.48%) SSL
3 3 (2.48%) SSH
4 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.31%) Ingres
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) QlikView
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.83%) MS Access
7 1 (0.83%) DB2
7 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.83%) Selenium
2 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (35.54%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Retail
3 10 (8.26%) General Ledger
4 5 (4.13%) Billing
5 4 (3.31%) Back Office
5 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.31%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.06%) Consultant
2 30 (24.79%) Functional Consultant
3 29 (23.97%) Oracle Consultant
4 24 (19.83%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 21 (17.36%) Developer
6 14 (11.57%) Architect
7 13 (10.74%) Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) Project Manager
9 9 (7.44%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.44%) ERP Consultant
10 8 (6.61%) DBA
11 7 (5.79%) Data Analyst
12 6 (4.96%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Oracle DBA
13 5 (4.13%) Lead Developer
13 5 (4.13%) E-Business Consultant
13 5 (4.13%) Oracle Architect
14 4 (3.31%) Java Engineer
14 4 (3.31%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) XML
2 13 (10.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (9.09%) HTML
4 10 (8.26%) J2EE
5 9 (7.44%) .NET
5 9 (7.44%) Web Services
6 8 (6.61%) Middleware
7 7 (5.79%) SOAP
8 6 (4.96%) Struts
8 6 (4.96%) CSS
8 6 (4.96%) JSP
9 5 (4.13%) Servlets
9 5 (4.13%) XSD
9 5 (4.13%) XSL
9 5 (4.13%) Spring
10 4 (3.31%) Ajax
10 4 (3.31%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.31%) JSTL
10 4 (3.31%) JMS
10 4 (3.31%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.48%) GIS
1 3 (2.48%) PKI
1 3 (2.48%) User Experience
1 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.65%) EPoS
3 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.83%) Statistics
3 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.83%) Replication
3 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.40%) Windows
1 15 (12.40%) Linux
2 12 (9.92%) UNIX
3 10 (8.26%) AIX
4 3 (2.48%) Solaris
4 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.83%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.18%) Migration
2 19 (15.70%) Data Migration
3 18 (14.88%) CRM
4 17 (14.05%) SOA
5 13 (10.74%) ERP
6 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.26%) Cash Management
9 8 (6.61%) Project Management
9 8 (6.61%) B2B
10 7 (5.79%) Scrum
11 6 (4.96%) Content Management
11 6 (4.96%) TDD
12 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (4.13%) EAM
12 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.13%) UML
13 4 (3.31%) OO
13 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2
13 4 (3.31%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.01%) SQL
2 17 (14.05%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.26%) Java
3 10 (8.26%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.61%) C#
5 4 (3.31%) VBA
6 2 (1.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ACCA
4 1 (0.83%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) HL7
2 1 (0.83%) DICOM
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) KVM
1 3 (2.48%) RHEV
2 2 (1.65%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) BladeLogic
1 3 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (2.48%) yum
2 2 (1.65%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 92 (76.03%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.44%) Siebel
4 4 (3.31%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.48%) IBM
5 3 (2.48%) EMC
5 3 (2.48%) BMC
5 3 (2.48%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.48%) hybris
6 2 (1.65%) Demandware
6 2 (1.65%) Mapinfo
6 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.65%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.65%) CODA
6 2 (1.65%) Adobe
6 2 (1.65%) HP
6 2 (1.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
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