The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 126 150 141
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing E-business 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.060% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.079% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2199 2537 2578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.51% 76.48% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1466 1679 1714
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 142 86
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £27.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £40.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the South West

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

E-business
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 7 £375 -
Wiltshire - 4 £475 -
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for E-business.

1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) ERP
5 7 (43.75%) Solaris
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
5 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) BPEL
6 5 (31.25%) Network Design
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Middleware
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Siebel
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (18.75%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle DBA
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) E-Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) Solaris
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ERP
1 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) BPEL
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Network Design
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) V-Model
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Siebel