The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 233 247 246
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.011% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.72% 0.16% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £363
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
582 639 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.27% 7.32% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 283 349
Average daily rate £425 £425 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 15
Average hourly rate £30.75 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.38% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.14 £15.10 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £31.10 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BusinessWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BusinessWorks
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Buckinghamshire - 4 £375 - 1
BusinessWorks
England

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 22 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 13 (59.09%) TIBCO EMS
3 11 (50.00%) UNIX
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) Workflow
5 9 (40.91%) TIBCO Hawk
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) TIBCO iProcess
7 7 (31.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (27.27%) VB
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Staffware
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) Middleware
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (18.18%) .NET
10 4 (18.18%) C#
10 4 (18.18%) Ant
10 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
11 3 (13.64%) Release Management
11 3 (13.64%) XML
11 3 (13.64%) Solaris
11 3 (13.64%) Banking

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (59.09%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) TIBCO iProcess
2 6 (27.27%) Staffware
3 1 (4.55%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) PVCS
2 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) TIBCO Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) TIBCO Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) HPUX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Workflow
2 7 (31.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Use Case
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) EAI
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) VB
3 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 4 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Borland
4 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft