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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 133 138 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 11 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.28% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate £375 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.21 £21.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+124.78% -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
939 860 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.52% 26.67% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 513 392
Average daily rate £373 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 55 42
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Somerset +4 5 £375 -
Bristol -1 2 - - 9
Wiltshire -6 1 £325 - 2
Devon - 1 - -
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
7 7 (23.33%) Java
7 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.00%) Data Structures
8 6 (20.00%) User Experience
8 6 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (20.00%) Back Office
8 6 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (20.00%) MorphX
9 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (13.33%) SOAP
10 4 (13.33%) CMS
10 4 (13.33%) HTML5
10 4 (13.33%) BDD
10 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 4 (13.33%) EPiServer
10 4 (13.33%) Kanban
10 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (10.00%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.67%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) Jetty
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) OrientDB
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MorphX
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.67%) EPiServer Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.33%) HTML5
6 4 (13.33%) SOAP
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.00%) Java EE
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) GWT
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) JSF
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) WCF
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE
9 1 (3.33%) J2SE
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) BDD
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
4 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OOD
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos