The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 243 298 245
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -53
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 444 213 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.49% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.31% 1.90% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 129 227
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £395 £386
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £33.69 £40.00 £61.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.77% -34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £23.60 £58.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.73 £40.00 £64.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +29.03%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Enterprise Software
UK

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in England

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in England

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in England

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in England

Enterprise Software
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 Enterprise Software within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +49 181 £460 +15.00% 93
South East +62 111 £369 +6.88% 47
Yorkshire +2 52 £320 -0.77% 23
East of England -12 28 £475 -2.56% 11
North West -1 26 £350 -3.44% 19
South West -7 21 £400 +4.57% 3
East Midlands -5 14 £185 -63.83% 4
West Midlands -13 6 £400 -26.60% 6
Midlands -1 2 £550 -
North East -27 2 £325 +36.84% 2
Enterprise Software
UK

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 269 (34.98%) Java
2 222 (28.87%) SQL
3 201 (26.14%) Oracle
4 167 (21.72%) Web Services
5 164 (21.33%) HTML
6 161 (20.94%) Finance
7 150 (19.51%) JavaScript
7 150 (19.51%) .NET
8 146 (18.99%) SQL Server
9 143 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
10 139 (18.08%) Linux
11 138 (17.95%) Microsoft
12 137 (17.82%) CSS
13 134 (17.43%) C#
14 129 (16.78%) TDD
15 122 (15.86%) Scrum
15 122 (15.86%) Relational Database
16 121 (15.73%) UNIX
17 115 (14.95%) SOA
18 108 (14.04%) Windows
19 105 (13.65%) XML
20 101 (13.13%) OO
21 100 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
22 93 (12.09%) jQuery
23 89 (11.57%) HTML5
24 88 (11.44%) Spring
25 84 (10.92%) Banking
26 80 (10.40%) Web Development
27 73 (9.49%) Software Engineering
28 70 (9.10%) ASP.NET

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 30 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 23 (2.99%) CMS
5 18 (2.34%) Apache
6 17 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.08%) Confluence
8 15 (1.95%) IIS
8 15 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (1.82%) Drupal
10 10 (1.30%) Node.js
11 9 (1.17%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.17%) Adobe CQ
12 8 (1.04%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (1.04%) Alfresco
12 8 (1.04%) SAS
13 7 (0.91%) MQSeries
13 7 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.91%) Lync
13 7 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.78%) MS Project
3 4 (0.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.13%) Casewise Modeler
4 1 (0.13%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.65%) RiskWrite
3 4 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.39%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.26%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.13%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.38%) SaaS
2 16 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.78%) Force.com
4 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.52%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Office 365
6 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.73%) Internet
2 16 (2.08%) HTTP
3 12 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.30%) NetScaler
4 10 (1.30%) Intranet
5 9 (1.17%) LDAP
5 9 (1.17%) DNS
5 9 (1.17%) LAN
6 8 (1.04%) DHCP
6 8 (1.04%) Firewall
7 7 (0.91%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.78%) SAN
9 5 (0.65%) VPN
9 5 (0.65%) WAN
10 4 (0.52%) AMQP
10 4 (0.52%) Wireless
11 3 (0.39%) IPsec
11 3 (0.39%) SSL
11 3 (0.39%) FTP
11 3 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 122 (15.86%) Relational Database
3 50 (6.50%) MySQL
4 31 (4.03%) RDBMS
5 28 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 19 (2.47%) MongoDB
8 18 (2.34%) NoSQL
9 17 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.04%) Big Data
12 8 (1.04%) OLAP
13 7 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.91%) DB2
13 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 69 (8.97%) Subversion
2 68 (8.84%) Git (software)
3 49 (6.37%) Selenium
4 45 (5.85%) JUnit
4 45 (5.85%) Maven
5 30 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (3.90%) JIRA
6 29 (3.77%) WebDriver
6 29 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 28 (3.64%) Eclipse
8 27 (3.51%) Hudson
9 26 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (3.38%) Visual Studio
10 25 (3.25%) Jenkins
11 24 (3.12%) JBehave
12 23 (2.99%) TeamCity
13 19 (2.47%) MSI
14 16 (2.08%) Mockito
14 16 (2.08%) Ant
15 13 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 161 (20.94%) Finance
2 84 (10.92%) Banking
3 37 (4.81%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.38%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.60%) Retail
5 20 (2.60%) Back Office
6 12 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.04%) Marketing
8 6 (0.78%) Publishing
8 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.65%) Front Office
9 5 (0.65%) Legal
9 5 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.52%) Advertising
10 4 (0.52%) Games
11 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.39%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 310 (40.31%) Developer
2 116 (15.08%) Architect
3 108 (14.04%) Java Developer
4 52 (6.76%) Analyst
5 51 (6.63%) .NET Developer
6 49 (6.37%) Python Developer
7 46 (5.98%) Project Manager
8 44 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (4.94%) C# Developer
10 32 (4.16%) Tester
11 29 (3.77%) Software Engineer
12 27 (3.51%) Consultant
12 27 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (2.99%) Web Developer
14 22 (2.86%) Senior Developer
15 21 (2.73%) Technical Architect
16 19 (2.47%) Enterprise Architect
17 18 (2.34%) Business Analyst
17 18 (2.34%) Applications Support
18 17 (2.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (21.72%) Web Services
2 164 (21.33%) HTML
3 150 (19.51%) .NET
4 137 (17.82%) CSS
5 105 (13.65%) XML
6 93 (12.09%) jQuery
7 89 (11.57%) HTML5
8 88 (11.44%) Spring
9 70 (9.10%) ASP.NET
10 66 (8.58%) J2EE
11 58 (7.54%) WCF
11 58 (7.54%) Hibernate
12 52 (6.76%) SOAP
13 49 (6.37%) Django
14 40 (5.20%) REST
15 37 (4.81%) WPF
16 35 (4.55%) Ajax
17 30 (3.90%) .NET Framework
17 30 (3.90%) Struts
18 26 (3.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.94%) N-Tier
1 38 (4.94%) Open Source
2 31 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.95%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.43%) Visualisation
6 11 (1.43%) Derivative
7 9 (1.17%) Clustering
7 9 (1.17%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.17%) Statistics
8 8 (1.04%) RIA
9 6 (0.78%) Taxonomies
9 6 (0.78%) iPad
9 6 (0.78%) Replication
10 5 (0.65%) Equities
10 5 (0.65%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 139 (18.08%) Linux
2 121 (15.73%) UNIX
3 108 (14.04%) Windows
4 29 (3.77%) Android
5 22 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.21%) Mac OS X
8 16 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.95%) Solaris
9 15 (1.95%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.91%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (16.78%) TDD
3 122 (15.86%) Scrum
4 115 (14.95%) SOA
5 101 (13.13%) OO
6 100 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (10.40%) Web Development
8 73 (9.49%) Software Engineering
9 67 (8.71%) Project Management
10 66 (8.58%) MVC
11 60 (7.80%) BDD
12 47 (6.11%) ITIL
13 43 (5.59%) CRM
13 43 (5.59%) User Stories
14 42 (5.46%) Responsive Web Design
14 42 (5.46%) Web Design
15 41 (5.33%) Multithreading
16 40 (5.20%) PRINCE2
17 35 (4.55%) Migration
18 33 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 269 (34.98%) Java
2 222 (28.87%) SQL
3 150 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 134 (17.43%) C#
5 69 (8.97%) Python
6 66 (8.58%) PL/SQL
7 27 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 24 (3.12%) T-SQL
8 24 (3.12%) PHP
9 20 (2.60%) Perl
10 17 (2.21%) C++
11 16 (2.08%) VB
11 16 (2.08%) Ruby
12 15 (1.95%) VB.NET
13 11 (1.43%) Groovy
14 10 (1.30%) C
15 9 (1.17%) VBScript
16 8 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.78%) AWK
18 5 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 63 (8.19%) Degree
2 33 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.12%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.56%) MCSE
6 11 (1.43%) ISEB
7 7 (0.91%) MCITP
8 6 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.78%) CCA
8 6 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (0.78%) CCEA
9 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.65%) RHCE
9 5 (0.65%) PMP
10 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.39%) HND
11 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.26%) CISSP
12 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.93%) QA
2 21 (2.73%) SLA
3 4 (0.52%) Basel III
3 4 (0.52%) EMIR
3 4 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) FATCA
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (1.95%) XenApp
4 12 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.43%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.78%) vSphere
7 5 (0.65%) XenServer
8 3 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.39%) IAG
8 3 (0.39%) UAG
9 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.26%) Samba
10 1 (0.13%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (1.17%) SCCM
2 7 (0.91%) SCOM
3 6 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (0.65%) Nagios
4 5 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.26%) Puppet
5 2 (0.26%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.13%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.13%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 201 (26.14%) Oracle
2 138 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 46 (5.98%) JBoss
4 34 (4.42%) Citrix
5 19 (2.47%) VMware
6 18 (2.34%) SAP
7 16 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.08%) TIBCO
8 14 (1.82%) AppSense
9 13 (1.69%) HP
9 13 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.43%) Adobe
11 10 (1.30%) Siebel
12 9 (1.17%) webMethods
12 9 (1.17%) DevExpress
13 8 (1.04%) IBM
14 7 (0.91%) Apple
14 7 (0.91%) Informatica
14 7 (0.91%) Splunk
15 6 (0.78%) Serena
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hudson - London
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Salt
Rate: £200 - £201 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £260 to £310 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £370 - £405 per day
Posted: 11 days ago