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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 226 254 227
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Contract jobs citing E-business 20 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.094% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £399 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
Hampshire +10 12 £550 +22.22% 1
Berkshire +12 5 - - 1
Surrey - 3 £388 - 2
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (95.16%) Oracle
2 44 (70.97%) SC Cleared
2 44 (70.97%) Security Cleared
3 39 (62.90%) Oracle Reports
4 34 (54.84%) Oracle Forms
4 34 (54.84%) Oracle Discoverer
5 30 (48.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 27 (43.55%) TOGAF
6 27 (43.55%) Analytics
7 24 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (38.71%) WebLogic
7 24 (38.71%) Oracle ODI
8 21 (33.87%) Information Architecture
9 20 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (25.81%) Military
11 13 (20.97%) CRM
11 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL
11 13 (20.97%) SQL
12 12 (19.35%) HTML
12 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
12 12 (19.35%) XML
13 11 (17.74%) Unix
13 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
14 10 (16.13%) Korn
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle APEX
14 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
14 10 (16.13%) System Testing
14 10 (16.13%) C-shell
14 10 (16.13%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 24 (38.71%) WebLogic
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (62.90%) Oracle Reports
2 34 (54.84%) Oracle Discoverer
3 30 (48.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 24 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (38.71%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (16.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (16.13%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 34 (54.84%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (16.13%) JDeveloper
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (16.13%) Toad
3 2 (3.23%) NUnit
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (25.81%) Military
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Architect
2 33 (53.23%) Oracle Architect
3 25 (40.32%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 25 (40.32%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (19.35%) Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Consultant
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (12.90%) XML Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (9.68%) Oracle Project Manager
9 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
10 5 (8.06%) E-Business Manager
11 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (6.45%) Business Manager
11 4 (6.45%) Lead Architect
11 4 (6.45%) Oracle BI Consultant
11 4 (6.45%) XML Consultant
12 3 (4.84%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) HTML
1 12 (19.35%) XML
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.23%) ADO.NET
2 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (3.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.23%) SOAP
2 2 (3.23%) WCF
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.23%) W3C
2 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Analytics
1 27 (43.55%) TOGAF
2 21 (33.87%) Information Architecture
3 20 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (20.97%) CRM
5 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.13%) System Testing
5 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
5 10 (16.13%) Workflow
6 5 (8.06%) Change Control
6 5 (8.06%) Migration
7 4 (6.45%) ERP
8 3 (4.84%) Coaching
9 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.23%) MVC
9 2 (3.23%) OO
9 2 (3.23%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (3.23%) Project Management
9 2 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) PL/SQL
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) C-shell
2 10 (16.13%) Korn
3 2 (3.23%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (70.97%) SC Cleared
1 44 (70.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 59 (95.16%) Oracle
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) ION Trading