The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 524 532 490
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 55 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.064% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.23% 0.74% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 20
Average daily rate
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£436 £438 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £263 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.55% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4465 4352 3887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.61% 8.69% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2502 2308 1948
Average daily rate £450 £438 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 51 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £37.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.05 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessWorks within the UK.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BusinessWorks
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks within the UK.

BusinessWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BusinessWorks
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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
England +18 55 £436 -3.12% 3
London +3 18 £488 -4.87% 2
South East -15 12 £325 +8.33% 1
Aldershot +8 4 £495 -
Hampshire -10 4 £495 -
City of London +14 3 £425 -5.55% 1

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 97 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 45 (46.39%) Java
3 39 (40.21%) TIBCO EMS
4 36 (37.11%) Linux
5 30 (30.93%) UNIX
5 30 (30.93%) Oracle
6 27 (27.84%) SOA
7 24 (24.74%) Finance
8 21 (21.65%) TIBCO iProcess
9 20 (20.62%) SQL
10 17 (17.53%) Windows
10 17 (17.53%) Spring
11 16 (16.49%) XML
12 15 (15.46%) JMS
13 14 (14.43%) TIBCO Hawk
13 14 (14.43%) SOAP
14 13 (13.40%) Web Services
14 13 (13.40%) SAP
14 13 (13.40%) Subversion
14 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
15 12 (12.37%) WebLogic
15 12 (12.37%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
16 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
16 10 (10.31%) AIX
16 10 (10.31%) Rendezvous
17 9 (9.28%) Banking
17 9 (9.28%) DB2
18 8 (8.25%) J2EE

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 39 (40.21%) TIBCO EMS
2 12 (12.37%) WebLogic
2 12 (12.37%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 7 (7.22%) MQSeries
4 5 (5.15%) JBoss
5 4 (4.12%) Tuxedo
5 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.12%) IIS
5 4 (4.12%) NetWeaver
5 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.09%) SugarCRM
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (3.09%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.09%) TeamSite
7 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 21 (21.65%) TIBCO iProcess
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (3.09%) Exstream
5 1 (1.03%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
5 1 (1.03%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.03%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) DB2
2 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.19%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.12%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.03%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Subversion
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.12%) ClearCase
4 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.09%) Ant
5 1 (1.03%) ANTLR
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) VisualVM
5 1 (1.03%) YourKit
5 1 (1.03%) Maven
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (24.74%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Front Office
3 2 (2.06%) Back Office
3 2 (2.06%) German Language
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (44.33%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) TIBCO Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Architect
4 15 (15.46%) Consultant
4 15 (15.46%) TIBCO Consultant
5 12 (12.37%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.25%) TIBCO Specialist
7 8 (8.25%) TIBCO Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Administrator
9 5 (5.15%) Applications Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Business Developer
11 3 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.09%) SOA Architect
11 3 (3.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (2.06%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.53%) Spring
2 16 (16.49%) XML
3 15 (15.46%) JMS
4 14 (14.43%) SOAP
5 13 (13.40%) Web Services
6 10 (10.31%) Rendezvous
7 8 (8.25%) J2EE
7 8 (8.25%) REST
8 7 (7.22%) FpML
9 6 (6.19%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.19%) Middleware
10 4 (4.12%) BAPI
10 4 (4.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (3.09%) Java EE
11 3 (3.09%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.09%) Dojo
11 3 (3.09%) JDBC
12 2 (2.06%) XSL
12 2 (2.06%) WSDL
12 2 (2.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.09%) GIS
3 2 (2.06%) Clustering
3 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.06%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.03%) FMCG
4 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 30 (30.93%) UNIX
3 17 (17.53%) Windows
4 10 (10.31%) AIX
5 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.09%) Solaris
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) SOA
2 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (7.22%) TDD
4 7 (7.22%) UML
5 6 (6.19%) Scrum
5 6 (6.19%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (6.19%) High Availability
5 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
5 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.15%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.12%) EAI
7 4 (4.12%) Migration
7 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.09%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.09%) Information Architecture
8 3 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.09%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) Java
2 20 (20.62%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.19%) Perl
4 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.12%) VB
6 3 (3.09%) Ruby
6 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.06%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.06%) Korn
8 1 (1.03%) XPath
8 1 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) TIBCO Hawk
2 4 (4.12%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 30 (30.93%) Oracle
3 13 (13.40%) SAP
4 7 (7.22%) IBM
4 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.22%) Informatica
5 6 (6.19%) Sybase
6 4 (4.12%) BMC
6 4 (4.12%) VMware
6 4 (4.12%) Infor
7 3 (3.09%) ESRI
7 3 (3.09%) HP
8 2 (2.06%) Perforce
9 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
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