The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 129 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 10 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.28% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.20% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £320 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £625 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -
Enterprise Software
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
814 581 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.90% 23.33% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 357 338
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 68
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -45.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.98 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Wiltshire -2 3 - - 2
Somerset +1 2 - -
Bristol -8 2 - - 7
Gloucestershire - 2 £338 - 1
Dorset - 1 £248 - 2
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Content Management
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (20.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (15.00%) SaaS
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (15.00%) Taxonomies
5 3 (15.00%) Mashup
5 3 (15.00%) Drupal
5 3 (15.00%) Tandberg
5 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (15.00%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) JNCIS

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (15.00%) Drupal
1 3 (15.00%) Magnolia
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (15.00%) LDAP
1 3 (15.00%) H.323
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) IPv4
2 1 (5.00%) IPv6
2 1 (5.00%) IPsec
2 1 (5.00%) MPLS
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Couchbase
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) Aerospike
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) Java EE
3 3 (15.00%) JSON
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Taxonomies
2 3 (15.00%) Mashup
2 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Handset
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (25.00%) Content Management
2 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (20.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
4 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.00%) X++
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) JNCIS
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) PhD
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Tandberg
3 3 (15.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) ForgeRock
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Altiris
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) HP