The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 120 146 119
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 40 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.50% 2.03% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 15
Median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £662
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £49.91 -
% change year-on-year
-45.15% -
Enterprise Software
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1143 1376 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.40% 30.73% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 833 551
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £254 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 62
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.42 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% +8.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £45.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Software as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 27 £500 +11.11% 15
Cheshire - 3 £550 - 3
Merseyside +7 2 £350 - 1
Lancashire +22 1 - -
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.95%) Java
3 35 (45.45%) SOA
4 34 (44.16%) TDD
5 26 (33.77%) RESTful
6 25 (32.47%) Git (software)
6 25 (32.47%) Microservices
7 24 (31.17%) Pair Programming
8 21 (27.27%) Scrum
8 21 (27.27%) Spring
8 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (27.27%) Software Delivery
9 20 (25.97%) Open Source
9 20 (25.97%) OOP
10 19 (24.68%) OO
10 19 (24.68%) HTML
10 19 (24.68%) CSS
10 19 (24.68%) Groovy
10 19 (24.68%) Hibernate
10 19 (24.68%) HTML5
10 19 (24.68%) Clojure
10 19 (24.68%) Mercurial
10 19 (24.68%) Scala
10 19 (24.68%) CSS3
10 19 (24.68%) GitHub
10 19 (24.68%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
12 15 (19.48%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (16.88%) MS Excel

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (19.48%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.39%) JBoss
3 4 (5.19%) Tuxedo
4 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.68%) GitHub
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.88%) PaaS
3 7 (9.09%) IaaS
3 7 (9.09%) SaaS
4 6 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) QlikView
4 2 (2.60%) Hazelcast
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.30%) GIS
5 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 19 (24.68%) Mercurial
3 5 (6.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Developer
2 30 (38.96%) Java Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Architect
4 19 (24.68%) Java Scala Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Scala Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Senior Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Senior Scala Developer
4 19 (24.68%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.99%) Azure Architect
6 8 (10.39%) Agile Developer
7 7 (9.09%) SOA Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.49%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (6.49%) ETL Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Talend Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) RESTful
2 21 (27.27%) Spring
3 19 (24.68%) CSS
3 19 (24.68%) CSS3
3 19 (24.68%) Hibernate
3 19 (24.68%) HTML
3 19 (24.68%) HTML5
4 7 (9.09%) .NET
5 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
5 6 (7.79%) EDI
5 6 (7.79%) SOAP
5 6 (7.79%) Web Services
6 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (3.90%) J2EE
8 2 (2.60%) JSP
8 2 (2.60%) React
8 2 (2.60%) REST
8 2 (2.60%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) iPad
2 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.90%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) RIA
4 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) SOA
3 34 (44.16%) TDD
4 25 (32.47%) Microservices
5 24 (31.17%) Pair Programming
6 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (27.27%) Scrum
6 21 (27.27%) Software Delivery
7 20 (25.97%) OOP
7 20 (25.97%) Open Source
8 19 (24.68%) OO
9 11 (14.29%) CRM
10 9 (11.69%) ERP
11 7 (9.09%) BDD
11 7 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
12 6 (7.79%) ETL
12 6 (7.79%) ITIL
13 5 (6.49%) MVC
14 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) Java
2 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.68%) Clojure
3 19 (24.68%) Groovy
3 19 (24.68%) Scala
4 7 (9.09%) COBOL
4 7 (9.09%) SQL
5 6 (7.79%) C#
6 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) LINC
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) CISSP
3 2 (2.60%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Nessus
2 1 (1.30%) DameWare
2 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) ForgeRock
3 6 (7.79%) Sitecore
4 5 (6.49%) Talend
5 3 (3.90%) ArcSight
5 3 (3.90%) Siebel
5 3 (3.90%) Unisys
5 3 (3.90%) VMware
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) AppSense
7 1 (1.30%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.30%) Axway