The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JDA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDA over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JDA
Rank 53 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing JDA 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.78% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.37% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £450 £500 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £469 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JDA
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
359 366 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.14% 56.74% 54.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 176 171
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £288 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £23.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -37.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.89 £9.08 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.05 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

JDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JDA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JDA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JDA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JDA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £450 -
JDA
East of England

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Zephyr
6 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) JIRA
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) V-Model
6 3 (15.79%) Confluence
7 2 (10.53%) iPad
7 2 (10.53%) RedPrairie
7 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
7 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Transformation
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) AIX
7 2 (10.53%) Linux

JDA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Functional QA Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) QA Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Retail Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) AIX
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) V-Model
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) RedPrairie