The table below looks at the statistics for E-business 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 E-business over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 256 219 192
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -27
Contract jobs citing E-business 11 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.13% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.18% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 23
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£475 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £223 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £445 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £375 £423
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
E-business
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7228 6045 5842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 70.98% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4094 3238 2910
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 236 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £44.78 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the South East

E-business
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

E-business
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 E-business within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Hampshire -16 7 £475 +22.58%
Berkshire -1 2 £425 +13.33%
Surrey - 2 £600 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
E-business
England

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 31 (68.89%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) CRM
3 11 (24.44%) ETL
4 10 (22.22%) Siebel
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) Informatica
5 9 (20.00%) Finance
6 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
7 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
7 7 (15.56%) HTML
7 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
8 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.33%) ERP
8 6 (13.33%) Middleware
8 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Modelling
8 6 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (13.33%) Degree
8 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing E-business 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 E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (2.22%) Liferay
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.22%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (6.67%) SQLPlus
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.67%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.67%) DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) OBIEE Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 6 (13.33%) Middleware
4 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
4 4 (8.89%) jQuery
5 3 (6.67%) REST
5 3 (6.67%) JSP
5 3 (6.67%) SOAP
5 3 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.22%) Struts
6 1 (2.22%) XSLT
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.22%) PKI
5 1 (2.22%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) CRM
2 11 (24.44%) ETL
3 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.33%) ERP
5 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Modelling
5 6 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) MVC
6 4 (8.89%) SOA
6 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.67%) B2B
7 3 (6.67%) B2C
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Workflow
8 2 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
3 5 (11.11%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Korn
5 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) XPath
6 1 (2.22%) C-shell
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Oracle
2 10 (22.22%) Siebel
3 9 (20.00%) Informatica
4 2 (4.44%) Metastorm
4 2 (4.44%) Alterian
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) JDA
4 2 (4.44%) Primavera
5 1 (2.22%) Endeca
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.22%) ATG