The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JDA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDA over the 3 months to 24 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JDA Software Group.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JDA
Rank 581 557 526
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -31
Contract jobs citing JDA 9 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.013% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.027% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate
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£485 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £365 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24019 22059 23454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 46.04% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14298 12809 12453
Average daily rate £395 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1068 1234
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.85 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

JDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JDA Jobs Demand Trend in England

JDA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JDA Daily Rate Trend in England

JDA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDA across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

JDA Daily Rate Histogram in England

JDA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

JDA Hourly Rate Trend in England

JDA
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 JDA within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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 7 £485 +2.10%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South East - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
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JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JDA 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 JDA.

1 22 (51.16%) SAP
2 18 (41.86%) Retail
3 16 (37.21%) Oracle
4 15 (34.88%) RedPrairie
5 13 (30.23%) Project Management
6 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
8 8 (18.60%) Resource Management
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (18.60%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (18.60%) Billing
9 7 (16.28%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (11.63%) SAP ERP
11 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
11 5 (11.63%) SAP EWM
11 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
11 5 (11.63%) E-business
11 5 (11.63%) BPR
11 5 (11.63%) Primavera
11 5 (11.63%) SAS
11 5 (11.63%) ERP
12 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
12 4 (9.30%) Finance
12 4 (9.30%) Logistics
12 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (9.30%) Project Planning

JDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JDA 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 JDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) SAS
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (11.63%) SAP EWM
3 5 (11.63%) SAP ERP
4 2 (4.65%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 18 (41.86%) Retail
2 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
3 8 (18.60%) Billing
4 4 (9.30%) Finance
5 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (6.98%) German Language
6 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Oracle Architect
6 5 (11.63%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.63%) Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) SAP PP Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
10 1 (2.33%) Business Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.60%) Resource Management
4 7 (16.28%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) BPR
6 5 (11.63%) E-business
6 5 (11.63%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.30%) Logistics
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
9 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) ETL
9 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.33%) ABAP
2 1 (2.33%) Uniface
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) SAP
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle
3 15 (34.88%) RedPrairie
4 5 (11.63%) Primavera
5 3 (6.98%) Manugistics
6 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos
7 1 (2.33%) Retek