The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 - 137 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.16% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 2.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
196 236 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.72% 7.44% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 169 78
Average daily rate £400 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BusinessWorks
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO iProcess

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian