The first 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 30 July 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 West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 129 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 5 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 3.34% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Average daily rate
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£444 £338 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £259 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
589 419 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.22% 19.55% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 243 302
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 51
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
Enterprise Software
England

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
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 30 July 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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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
Wiltshire -15 3 £450 +5.88%
Bristol -21 1 £438 +62.79% 3
Somerset - 1 - - 4
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 12 (46.15%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) REST
6 6 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) JUnit
7 5 (19.23%) MSI
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (19.23%) Spring
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) QA
8 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
8 4 (15.38%) AMQP
8 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
8 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
8 4 (15.38%) Apache Qpid
8 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (15.38%) Workflow
8 4 (15.38%) SAP
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 3 (11.54%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
1 5 (19.23%) JUnit
1 5 (19.23%) MSI
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Mockito
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Applications Packager
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) Siebel Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) REST
2 5 (19.23%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) SAML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) JAX-WS
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 6 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Kanban
7 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) ABAP
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Intalio
4 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) Siebel
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle