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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 247 260 234
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.064% 0.070%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.45% 0.90% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £523 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.44% +67.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessWorks
England

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
688 667 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.15% 7.09% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 380 345
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.95 £15.40 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessWorks across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 February 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
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Hampshire +11 3 £400 -19.19%
Berkshire - 2 - -
BusinessWorks
England

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 11 (45.83%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) High Availability
6 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Clustering
6 5 (20.83%) Korn
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) JMS
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (12.50%) TIBCO iProcess
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Data Governance
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) Data Management
8 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 3 (12.50%) Rendezvous
8 3 (12.50%) Middleware
8 3 (12.50%) DB2
8 3 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (12.50%) .NET

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (4.17%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) 3G
2 1 (4.17%) GGSN
2 1 (4.17%) MGW
2 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.17%) RNC
2 1 (4.17%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ANTLR
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
1 2 (8.33%) VisualVM
1 2 (8.33%) YourKit
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) TIBCO Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) TIBCO Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) TIBCO Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) TIBCO Support
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Pricing Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
6 1 (4.17%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) JMS
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) Middleware
4 3 (12.50%) Rendezvous
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (8.33%) Drools
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) JSON Schema
5 2 (8.33%) MyBatis
5 2 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) WSDL
5 2 (8.33%) XACML
5 2 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) HPUX
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) High Availability
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 3 (12.50%) Data Management
4 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
4 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (12.50%) Use Case
4 3 (12.50%) User Stories
5 2 (8.33%) BPMN
5 2 (8.33%) Case Management
5 2 (8.33%) Code Coverage
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.83%) Korn
3 2 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (4.17%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Velocent