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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 226 221 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing E-business 43 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 8
Average daily rate
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£510 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £375 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £377
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+143.75% -
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
7588 6930 6502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.69% 74.39% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4671 3921 3588
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 270 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.03 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +18 33 £525 +19.65%
Berkshire -8 9 - - 1
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 57 (91.94%) Oracle
2 37 (59.68%) Security Cleared
2 37 (59.68%) SC Cleared
3 24 (38.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 23 (37.10%) Analytics
4 23 (37.10%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (35.48%) TOGAF
5 22 (35.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 19 (30.65%) Oracle Forms
6 19 (30.65%) Oracle ODI
7 18 (29.03%) Information Architecture
7 18 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (29.03%) Oracle Discoverer
7 18 (29.03%) WebLogic
7 18 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (25.81%) Finance
8 16 (25.81%) Migration
8 16 (25.81%) Military
9 15 (24.19%) Data Migration
10 14 (22.58%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (20.97%) ERP
11 13 (20.97%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (14.52%) Oracle Cash Management
12 9 (14.52%) Oracle General Ledger
12 9 (14.52%) PL/SQL
12 9 (14.52%) SQL
13 8 (12.90%) Cash Management
13 8 (12.90%) Oracle Payables
14 7 (11.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 6 (9.68%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 18 (29.03%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (38.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (20.97%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (14.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (14.52%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (11.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (1.61%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 1 (1.61%) Magento
12 1 (1.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (35.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 19 (30.65%) Oracle ODI
4 18 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (29.03%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
1 16 (25.81%) Military
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Billing
4 3 (4.84%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Architect
2 23 (37.10%) Oracle Architect
3 21 (33.87%) Consultant
4 19 (30.65%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (29.03%) Oracle Consultant
6 17 (27.42%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 14 (22.58%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 14 (22.58%) Functional Consultant
8 13 (20.97%) ERP Consultant
9 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
10 4 (6.45%) Oracle Project Manager
11 3 (4.84%) Business Project Manager
11 3 (4.84%) Business Manager
12 2 (3.23%) Applications Project Manager
12 2 (3.23%) Solutions Consultant
12 2 (3.23%) Applications Manager
12 2 (3.23%) Developer
12 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
12 2 (3.23%) DBA
13 1 (1.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) Middleware
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) JSP
2 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) EPoS
1 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
1 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) AIX
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Analytics
2 22 (35.48%) TOGAF
3 18 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (29.03%) Information Architecture
4 16 (25.81%) Migration
5 15 (24.19%) Data Migration
6 13 (20.97%) ERP
7 8 (12.90%) Cash Management
8 6 (9.68%) Project Management
9 5 (8.06%) SOA
9 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.84%) EAM
10 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.84%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
11 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.23%) Project Planning
11 2 (3.23%) Change Control
12 1 (1.61%) Data Mapping
12 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) PL/SQL
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (59.68%) SC Cleared
1 37 (59.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 57 (91.94%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Siebel
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.61%) hybris
4 1 (1.61%) Demandware