The 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 289 245 271
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +26
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 318 338 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.76% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.26% 2.42% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 194 163
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£445 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -
Enterprise Software
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14088 13956 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.50% 31.38% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 8772 7701
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 572 575 753
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -9.37%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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 -7 152 £450 - 89
South East -4 69 £450 +12.50% 34
North West +2 31 £338 -10.00% 10
West Midlands +4 28 £445 +36.92% 13
East of England -2 14 £458 +20.39% 11
South West -21 10 £325 -18.75% 12
East Midlands +6 6 £400 - 8
Yorkshire -31 6 £375 +15.38% 18
North East -18 3 £451 +38.91% 3
Midlands - - - -
Enterprise Software
UK

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 235 (33.38%) Java
2 232 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (25.99%) Oracle
4 154 (21.88%) SQL
5 142 (20.17%) Finance
6 139 (19.74%) HTML
7 136 (19.32%) Web Services
8 130 (18.47%) Microsoft
9 126 (17.90%) SOA
10 125 (17.76%) Linux
11 121 (17.19%) XML
12 118 (16.76%) CSS
13 108 (15.34%) .NET
14 106 (15.06%) MVC
15 104 (14.77%) Windows
16 98 (13.92%) SQL Server
17 97 (13.78%) JavaScript
17 97 (13.78%) Spring
18 90 (12.78%) MySQL
19 88 (12.50%) TDD
20 80 (11.36%) C#
21 78 (11.08%) UNIX
22 74 (10.51%) OO
22 74 (10.51%) Scrum
23 73 (10.37%) Relational Database
24 67 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
25 64 (9.09%) Security Cleared
26 61 (8.66%) Mentoring
26 61 (8.66%) Hibernate
27 60 (8.52%) Degree

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 59 (8.38%) JBoss
2 54 (7.67%) WebLogic
3 33 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 23 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.13%) CMS
6 13 (1.85%) IIS
6 13 (1.85%) Mule
6 13 (1.85%) Node.js
7 12 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (1.70%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.56%) Apache
8 11 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.14%) Live Communications Server
10 8 (1.14%) GlassFish
10 8 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.70%) MS Office
3 11 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.71%) MS Project
5 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) SPSS
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (3.84%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (2.98%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.57%) Tridion
6 3 (0.43%) Agresso
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.28%) Maximo
7 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.28%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.28%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.14%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.84%) SaaS
2 21 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.41%) GitHub
4 16 (2.27%) Force.com
5 15 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.85%) IaaS
7 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) PaaS
8 3 (0.43%) Office 365
8 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.97%) LDAP
2 29 (4.12%) HTTP
3 22 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.98%) SSL
4 21 (2.98%) Internet
4 21 (2.98%) Firewall
5 14 (1.99%) Network Security
6 12 (1.70%) WAN
6 12 (1.70%) LAN
7 11 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (1.14%) MVNO
8 8 (1.14%) SNMP
9 7 (0.99%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.99%) Intranet
10 6 (0.85%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.71%) VPN
11 5 (0.71%) DNS
11 5 (0.71%) DHCP
12 4 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 90 (12.78%) MySQL
3 73 (10.37%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.40%) MariaDB
5 23 (3.27%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.98%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 17 (2.41%) Big Data
9 13 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.70%) Neo4j
11 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.85%) QlikView
14 6 (0.85%) MarkLogic
15 5 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (6.82%) Maven
2 35 (4.97%) Subversion
3 26 (3.69%) JIRA
4 25 (3.55%) Ant
5 21 (2.98%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.84%) Git (software)
7 19 (2.70%) Selenium
8 18 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.99%) JUnit
9 14 (1.99%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.70%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.14%) Hudson
11 8 (1.14%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.14%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.14%) JMeter
11 8 (1.14%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.85%) JBehave
12 6 (0.85%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.85%) NUnit
12 6 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 142 (20.17%) Finance
2 44 (6.25%) Banking
3 20 (2.84%) Investment Banking
4 19 (2.70%) Retail
5 16 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.13%) Back Office
7 10 (1.42%) Front Office
8 9 (1.28%) Legal
8 9 (1.28%) Billing
9 8 (1.14%) Marketing
10 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.71%) Publishing
12 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Advertising
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
15 1 (0.14%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) International Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 248 (35.23%) Developer
2 175 (24.86%) Architect
3 97 (13.78%) Java Developer
4 70 (9.94%) Solutions Architect
5 48 (6.82%) Analyst
6 37 (5.26%) Consultant
7 35 (4.97%) Technical Architect
8 33 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 33 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
9 25 (3.55%) Project Manager
9 25 (3.55%) .NET Developer
10 24 (3.41%) Designer
11 17 (2.41%) Lead Developer
12 16 (2.27%) Business Analyst
12 16 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (2.13%) Applications Architect
13 15 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
14 13 (1.85%) C# Developer
15 12 (1.70%) Technical Leader
16 11 (1.56%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (19.74%) HTML
2 136 (19.32%) Web Services
3 121 (17.19%) XML
4 118 (16.76%) CSS
5 108 (15.34%) .NET
6 97 (13.78%) Spring
7 61 (8.66%) Hibernate
8 57 (8.10%) Middleware
9 53 (7.53%) REST
10 49 (6.96%) SOAP
11 48 (6.82%) XSLT
12 47 (6.68%) J2EE
12 47 (6.68%) Spring MVC
12 47 (6.68%) jQuery
13 45 (6.39%) HTML5
14 40 (5.68%) JPA
15 39 (5.54%) JAAS
16 38 (5.40%) ASP.NET
17 37 (5.26%) JMS
18 32 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.84%) Open Source
5 26 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.41%) User Experience
7 19 (2.70%) Blackberry
8 16 (2.27%) N-Tier
8 16 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.27%) Data Structures
9 15 (2.13%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.85%) PKI
11 11 (1.56%) CESG
12 10 (1.42%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.28%) Reference Data
13 9 (1.28%) iPad
13 9 (1.28%) Clustering
14 7 (0.99%) Equities
14 7 (0.99%) Device Driver
14 7 (0.99%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 125 (17.76%) Linux
2 104 (14.77%) Windows
3 78 (11.08%) UNIX
4 32 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 28 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (3.69%) Android
7 25 (3.55%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.70%) Windows Phone
9 11 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
9 11 (1.56%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.42%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.85%) Solaris
12 6 (0.85%) AIX
13 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.57%) HPUX
14 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.57%) CentOS
15 3 (0.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (17.90%) SOA
3 106 (15.06%) MVC
4 88 (12.50%) TDD
5 74 (10.51%) Scrum
5 74 (10.51%) OO
6 61 (8.66%) Mentoring
7 57 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (7.81%) Web Development
9 47 (6.68%) EAI
10 46 (6.53%) Data Modelling
11 45 (6.39%) Migration
12 43 (6.11%) Software Engineering
13 42 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (5.68%) CRM
14 40 (5.68%) Configuration Management
15 39 (5.54%) Project Management
16 37 (5.26%) ITIL
16 37 (5.26%) Information Security
17 35 (4.97%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 235 (33.38%) Java
2 154 (21.88%) SQL
3 97 (13.78%) JavaScript
4 80 (11.36%) C#
5 48 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 28 (3.98%) PHP
7 20 (2.84%) XQuery
8 19 (2.70%) Python
9 16 (2.27%) XPath
10 15 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 15 (2.13%) C++
11 14 (1.99%) Apex Code
11 14 (1.99%) Ruby
11 14 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.85%) Perl
13 9 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.14%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.99%) Scala
16 6 (0.85%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 64 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 60 (8.52%) Degree
3 43 (6.11%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.85%) CISSP
6 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.85%) PMP
10 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.71%) CCNP
10 5 (0.71%) ISEB
11 4 (0.57%) CISA
11 4 (0.57%) CISM
12 3 (0.43%) ISSAP
12 3 (0.43%) JNCIS
12 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.43%) MCITP
13 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.68%) QA
2 8 (1.14%) SLA
2 8 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.28%) COBIT
3 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) PAS 55
4 1 (0.14%) BS7799
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 22 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 22 (3.13%) Firmware
2 11 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.85%) XenApp
6 4 (0.57%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.57%) vCloud
6 4 (0.57%) Docker
7 2 (0.28%) Squid
8 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (3.84%) Puppet
2 20 (2.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 15 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (1.99%) SCCM
5 13 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.28%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (0.85%) Nessus
9 4 (0.57%) WSUS
9 4 (0.57%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.57%) Ansible
9 4 (0.57%) Salt
10 3 (0.43%) Kibana
10 3 (0.43%) Graphite
10 3 (0.43%) logstash
10 3 (0.43%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 183 (25.99%) Oracle
2 130 (18.47%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.82%) SAP
4 33 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 27 (3.84%) HP
7 25 (3.55%) IBM
7 25 (3.55%) VMware
8 15 (2.13%) F5
9 12 (1.70%) Zend
10 9 (1.28%) Adobe
10 9 (1.28%) Cisco
11 8 (1.14%) webMethods
11 8 (1.14%) Google
12 7 (0.99%) Altiris
12 7 (0.99%) ArcSight
12 7 (0.99%) Siebel
12 7 (0.99%) Sybase
12 7 (0.99%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.99%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £250 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £300 per day + £300 / Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £250 - £320
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
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Rate: Market related
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