The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 639 642 603
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 13 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.054% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.29% 0.66% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 16
Median daily rate £413 £363 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -13.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £328 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4472 4669 5449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.39% 8.07% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2725 2616 3059
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 73 77
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.57 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -31.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £11.30 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BusinessWorks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -9 13 £413 +18.70% 5
South East +14 6 £475 +55.73%
London +13 6 £388 +3.33% 4
Berkshire - 3 - -
Newbury - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £510 +67.21%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £440 -
High Wycombe - 1 £510 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Luton - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 68 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 42 (61.76%) TIBCO EMS
3 28 (41.18%) Java
4 26 (38.24%) SOAP
5 24 (35.29%) MQSeries
5 24 (35.29%) Finance
6 23 (33.82%) REST
7 22 (32.35%) TOGAF
8 21 (30.88%) Axway
9 20 (29.41%) Oracle
10 18 (26.47%) Middleware
11 16 (23.53%) SOA
12 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
13 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database
14 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
14 12 (17.65%) Maven
14 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
15 11 (16.18%) Rendezvous
15 11 (16.18%) TIBCO Hawk
16 9 (13.24%) SoapUI
16 9 (13.24%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
16 9 (13.24%) SonarQube
16 9 (13.24%) Sonatype Nexus
16 9 (13.24%) IBM
16 9 (13.24%) EAI
16 9 (13.24%) XML
16 9 (13.24%) JasperReports
17 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
17 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
17 8 (11.76%) Web Services

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (35.29%) MQSeries
2 9 (13.24%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.47%) Mule
5 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Staffware
2 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.47%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
2 13 (19.12%) Oracle Database
3 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 9 (13.24%) JasperReports
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.41%) DB2
7 2 (2.94%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 12 (17.65%) Maven
2 9 (13.24%) SoapUI
2 9 (13.24%) SonarQube
2 9 (13.24%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.41%) ANTLR
4 3 (4.41%) JUnit
5 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.47%) JMeter
5 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Architect
2 21 (30.88%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) TIBCO Architect
3 18 (26.47%) TIBCO Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Integration Architect
5 10 (14.71%) Middleware Architect
6 9 (13.24%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (11.76%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
8 7 (10.29%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.35%) TOGAF Architect
9 5 (7.35%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Consultant
10 4 (5.88%) EAI Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior TIBCO Developer
11 3 (4.41%) TIBCO Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) Integration Consultant
12 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (61.76%) TIBCO EMS
2 26 (38.24%) SOAP
3 23 (33.82%) REST
4 18 (26.47%) Middleware
5 11 (16.18%) Rendezvous
6 9 (13.24%) XML
7 8 (11.76%) Web Services
8 6 (8.82%) JMS
9 5 (7.35%) .NET
10 4 (5.88%) Spring
11 3 (4.41%) Apache Thrift
11 3 (4.41%) Drools
11 3 (4.41%) J2EE
11 3 (4.41%) MyBatis
11 3 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (4.41%) XACML
12 1 (1.47%) JDBC
12 1 (1.47%) Node.js
12 1 (1.47%) RESTful
12 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Market Risk
2 2 (2.94%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) DataPower
3 1 (1.47%) DTCC
3 1 (1.47%) iSeries
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) TOGAF
2 16 (23.53%) SOA
3 9 (13.24%) EAI
4 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) B2B
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
6 5 (7.35%) Functional Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Service Design
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.41%) BPMN
8 3 (4.41%) ETRM
8 3 (4.41%) Logistics
8 3 (4.41%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.94%) SDLC
9 2 (2.94%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.94%) V-Model
9 2 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Java
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 21 (30.88%) Axway
3 20 (29.41%) Oracle
4 9 (13.24%) IBM
5 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.29%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.47%) Green Hat
7 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.47%) Progress
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Siebel
7 1 (1.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.47%) Teradata
7 1 (1.47%) webMethods
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