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 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 276 265 293
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 376 330 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 2.22% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 203 163
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£450 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £300 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £525 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £427 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 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
15290 14865 13381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.84% 31.74% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10003 9386 8026
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 625 763
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.27 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +6.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +3 156 £450 +6.50% 56
South East +2 81 £440 +10.00% 33
North West +11 43 £425 +13.33% 10
West Midlands +9 35 £433 +33.07% 5
East of England -2 31 £475 +23.37% 6
South West -24 10 £363 -12.65% 8
Yorkshire -33 8 £348 +6.92% 27
East Midlands +8 5 £500 +35.13% 4
North East -28 5 £451 +38.91% 3
Enterprise Software
UK

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 239 (32.74%) Java
2 228 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (27.81%) Oracle
4 175 (23.97%) SQL
5 154 (21.10%) HTML
6 141 (19.32%) Linux
7 138 (18.90%) CSS
8 137 (18.77%) Finance
9 135 (18.49%) Microsoft
10 133 (18.22%) Web Services
11 132 (18.08%) XML
12 128 (17.53%) MVC
13 124 (16.99%) SOA
14 117 (16.03%) .NET
15 111 (15.21%) Windows
16 109 (14.93%) MySQL
17 108 (14.79%) JavaScript
17 108 (14.79%) SQL Server
18 107 (14.66%) Spring
19 106 (14.52%) TDD
20 93 (12.74%) Relational Database
21 89 (12.19%) C#
21 89 (12.19%) UNIX
22 85 (11.64%) Scrum
23 74 (10.14%) OO
24 72 (9.86%) JBoss
25 69 (9.45%) Web Development
26 66 (9.04%) Hibernate
27 64 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
27 64 (8.77%) Mentoring

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 72 (9.86%) JBoss
2 60 (8.22%) WebLogic
3 29 (3.97%) SharePoint
4 27 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 20 (2.74%) CMS
6 15 (2.05%) Apache
7 14 (1.92%) MS Exchange
7 14 (1.92%) IIS
7 14 (1.92%) Node.js
8 13 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (1.51%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.51%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.51%) Mule
9 11 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (1.37%) Confluence
10 10 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.10%) GlassFish
11 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 50 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.74%) MS Office
3 12 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.68%) MS Project
4 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.27%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 28 (3.84%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.68%) Tridion
6 3 (0.41%) Agresso
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.27%) Magento
7 2 (0.27%) SAP MRS
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.27%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.27%) Maximo
7 2 (0.27%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.14%) TRIRIGA
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.33%) SaaS
3 15 (2.05%) Force.com
4 14 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.23%) GitHub
6 6 (0.82%) IaaS
7 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.41%) PaaS
8 3 (0.41%) Office 365
8 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.99%) LDAP
2 34 (4.66%) HTTP
3 23 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 23 (3.15%) Internet
3 23 (3.15%) Firewall
4 20 (2.74%) SSL
5 14 (1.92%) Network Security
6 13 (1.78%) WAN
7 11 (1.51%) LAN
7 11 (1.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (0.96%) MVNO
8 7 (0.96%) DHCP
8 7 (0.96%) SNMP
8 7 (0.96%) DNS
8 7 (0.96%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.96%) Intranet
9 6 (0.82%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.68%) BGP
10 5 (0.68%) MPLS
11 4 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (14.93%) MySQL
2 108 (14.79%) SQL Server
3 93 (12.74%) Relational Database
4 42 (5.75%) MariaDB
5 24 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.88%) NoSQL
7 20 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 19 (2.60%) Big Data
8 19 (2.60%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.92%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.78%) Neo4j
12 12 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.82%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.82%) MarkLogic
16 5 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (4.79%) Maven
2 34 (4.66%) Subversion
3 31 (4.25%) JIRA
4 26 (3.56%) Jenkins
5 25 (3.42%) Selenium
6 24 (3.29%) Git (software)
7 21 (2.88%) Ant
8 20 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (2.19%) JUnit
10 15 (2.05%) Visual Studio
10 15 (2.05%) Eclipse
10 15 (2.05%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.37%) WebDriver
13 8 (1.10%) NUnit
13 8 (1.10%) Hudson
13 8 (1.10%) Grunt
13 8 (1.10%) MSBuild
14 7 (0.96%) JMeter
15 6 (0.82%) JBehave
General
1 137 (18.77%) Finance
2 50 (6.85%) Banking
3 21 (2.88%) Investment Banking
4 17 (2.33%) Retail
4 17 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.05%) Back Office
6 10 (1.37%) Front Office
7 9 (1.23%) Billing
8 7 (0.96%) Marketing
8 7 (0.96%) Legal
8 7 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.82%) Publishing
10 5 (0.68%) Advertising
11 4 (0.55%) International Banking
12 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 263 (36.03%) Developer
2 179 (24.52%) Architect
3 103 (14.11%) Java Developer
4 71 (9.73%) Solutions Architect
5 46 (6.30%) Consultant
6 45 (6.16%) Analyst
7 41 (5.62%) Technical Architect
8 39 (5.34%) Senior Developer
9 32 (4.38%) .NET Developer
10 27 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
11 20 (2.74%) Designer
12 18 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
13 17 (2.33%) C# Developer
13 17 (2.33%) Lead Developer
13 17 (2.33%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.19%) Applications Architect
14 16 (2.19%) DevOps Engineer
15 15 (2.05%) JavaScript Developer
15 15 (2.05%) Business Analyst
16 13 (1.78%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (21.10%) HTML
2 138 (18.90%) CSS
3 133 (18.22%) Web Services
4 132 (18.08%) XML
5 117 (16.03%) .NET
6 107 (14.66%) Spring
7 66 (9.04%) Hibernate
8 60 (8.22%) Spring MVC
9 56 (7.67%) Middleware
10 51 (6.99%) J2EE
11 49 (6.71%) jQuery
11 49 (6.71%) JPA
12 48 (6.58%) REST
12 48 (6.58%) JAAS
13 46 (6.30%) XSLT
14 45 (6.16%) ASP.NET
15 44 (6.03%) HTML5
16 42 (5.75%) SOAP
17 35 (4.79%) AngularJS
18 33 (4.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.66%) Mobile App
4 31 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.29%) Open Source
6 19 (2.60%) User Experience
7 18 (2.47%) Visualisation
7 18 (2.47%) Data Integration
8 16 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 16 (2.19%) Blackberry
9 15 (2.05%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.92%) PKI
11 12 (1.64%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.51%) CESG
12 11 (1.51%) iPad
13 9 (1.23%) Reference Data
14 8 (1.10%) Clustering
15 7 (0.96%) Thin Client
15 7 (0.96%) Statistics
15 7 (0.96%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 141 (19.32%) Linux
2 111 (15.21%) Windows
3 89 (12.19%) UNIX
4 40 (5.48%) Mac OS X
5 29 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (3.84%) Apple iOS
7 27 (3.70%) Android
8 12 (1.64%) Windows Phone
9 11 (1.51%) Windows Phone 8
10 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (1.23%) Windows 7
11 9 (1.23%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.96%) Solaris
12 7 (0.96%) AIX
13 5 (0.68%) HPUX
13 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.41%) CentOS
14 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (17.53%) MVC
3 124 (16.99%) SOA
4 106 (14.52%) TDD
5 85 (11.64%) Scrum
6 74 (10.14%) OO
7 69 (9.45%) Web Development
8 64 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (8.77%) Mentoring
9 54 (7.40%) EAI
10 51 (6.99%) Data Modelling
11 46 (6.30%) Configuration Management
12 42 (5.75%) ITIL
12 42 (5.75%) Migration
13 41 (5.62%) CRM
14 40 (5.48%) Software Engineering
15 38 (5.21%) Project Management
16 37 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (4.79%) Information Security
17 35 (4.79%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 239 (32.74%) Java
2 175 (23.97%) SQL
3 108 (14.79%) JavaScript
4 89 (12.19%) C#
5 60 (8.22%) PL/SQL
6 33 (4.52%) PHP
7 19 (2.60%) Python
8 16 (2.19%) XQuery
8 16 (2.19%) Ruby
8 16 (2.19%) XPath
9 15 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 13 (1.78%) Apex Code
10 13 (1.78%) C++
11 11 (1.51%) Perl
11 11 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.96%) Scala
13 7 (0.96%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (8.63%) Degree
1 63 (8.63%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.30%) SC Cleared
3 14 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 14 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.51%) CISSP
5 6 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.82%) MCSE
5 6 (0.82%) CCNP
5 6 (0.82%) ISEB
6 4 (0.55%) CCIE
6 4 (0.55%) LPIC
6 4 (0.55%) ISSAP
7 3 (0.41%) MCITP
7 3 (0.41%) MCP
7 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.27%) CISM
8 2 (0.27%) HNC
8 2 (0.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.12%) QA
2 9 (1.23%) SLA
3 7 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) PAS 55
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) BS7799
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 22 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.88%) Firmware
3 12 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.82%) XenApp
5 6 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.41%) vCloud
7 3 (0.41%) Docker
8 2 (0.27%) Squid
9 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.14%) vSphere
9 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (3.84%) Puppet
2 20 (2.74%) Oracle Identity Management
3 15 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.78%) SCCM
6 10 (1.37%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.82%) SCOM
7 6 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (0.82%) Nessus
7 6 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.55%) WSUS
8 4 (0.55%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.55%) Ansible
9 3 (0.41%) Salt
9 3 (0.41%) Graphite
9 3 (0.41%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.27%) Kibana
10 2 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 203 (27.81%) Oracle
2 135 (18.49%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.71%) SAP
4 32 (4.38%) Red Hat
5 27 (3.70%) VMware
6 26 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (3.56%) HP
7 25 (3.42%) IBM
8 16 (2.19%) Zend
9 15 (2.05%) F5
10 10 (1.37%) Adobe
10 10 (1.37%) Cisco
11 9 (1.23%) Siebel
11 9 (1.23%) Sybase
12 8 (1.10%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.10%) webMethods
13 7 (0.96%) Sun
13 7 (0.96%) ArcSight
13 7 (0.96%) Altiris
13 7 (0.96%) Google
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Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £450 to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 - £725 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
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Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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