The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 48 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.25% 0.31% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.53% 1.61% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £395 £386
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +29.03%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.61% 19.20% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 33
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -50.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Enterprise Software
Wales

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 7 £500 - 2
Newport - - - - 1
Enterprise Software
Wales

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) Maven
3 8 (66.67%) Ant
4 7 (58.33%) JUnit
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Java EE
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (50.00%) JPA
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) Struts
5 6 (50.00%) J2EE
5 6 (50.00%) UML
5 6 (50.00%) JMS
5 6 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Groovy
7 3 (25.00%) Test Automation

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Maven
2 8 (66.67%) Ant
3 7 (58.33%) JUnit
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
6 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (8.33%) Gradle
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 6 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 6 (50.00%) JPA
3 6 (50.00%) Struts
3 6 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) EAI
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCAD
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) FatWire
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle