The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 570 536 540
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +4
Contract jobs citing E-business 58 109 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 39
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41428 45059 44386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.57% 81.10% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27562 29248 28857
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1345 1237
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £48.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

E-business
Daily Rate Trend

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the UK

E-business
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

E-business
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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 -32 54 £450 - 12
London -15 26 £463 -2.63% 8
South East +7 8 £450 +5.88% 3
Hampshire +7 6 £450 -4.25%
East of England +9 5 £425 +47.82%
North West -2 5 - -
Manchester -1 4 - -
North East -33 4 £438 -
Havant - 4 £450 -
Hertfordshire +2 3 £425 +325.00%
Tyne and Wear -37 3 £438 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 3 £438 -
Midlands +5 2 £393 -
City of London -5 2 £456 - 3
West Midlands -26 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £410 -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £500 -
Surrey +17 1 £525 +50.00% 1
Gosport +12 1 £338 -29.31%
Cheshire +10 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 118 (76.62%) Oracle
2 65 (42.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 56 (36.36%) Finance
4 36 (23.38%) Linux
5 35 (22.73%) Oracle Fusion
6 34 (22.08%) Security Cleared
7 31 (20.13%) SC Cleared
8 27 (17.53%) SQL
8 27 (17.53%) Oracle Database
9 26 (16.88%) Oracle Reports
9 26 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (14.94%) ERP
11 22 (14.29%) Migration
12 19 (12.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 18 (11.69%) ETL
14 17 (11.04%) Unix
14 17 (11.04%) Windows
14 17 (11.04%) Hyperion Smart View
15 16 (10.39%) Oracle BI EE
15 16 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (9.74%) Oracle Applications
16 15 (9.74%) SOA
16 15 (9.74%) Middleware
17 14 (9.09%) WebLogic
18 13 (8.44%) Shell Script
18 13 (8.44%) Oracle Payables
19 12 (7.79%) CRM
19 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
19 12 (7.79%) Siebel

E-business
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 14 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.60%) Apache
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.30%) CMS
6 2 (1.30%) Confluence
6 2 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.30%) JBoss
6 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 65 (42.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (9.74%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (8.44%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (7.79%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (6.49%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (5.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (5.19%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (3.90%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (3.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 5 (3.25%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (2.60%) FastStats
10 4 (2.60%) Oracle Payroll
11 3 (1.95%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (1.95%) Oracle iProcurement
11 3 (1.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (1.95%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle iSupplier
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.30%) Taleo
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) SNMP
2 2 (1.30%) HTTP
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
2 2 (1.30%) LDAP
2 2 (1.30%) Network Security
2 2 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.53%) Oracle Database
2 26 (16.88%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (11.04%) Hyperion Smart View
4 16 (10.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.84%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.95%) QlikView
10 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.65%) Redis
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Selenium
2 4 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.95%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.30%) JIRA
4 2 (1.30%) JMeter
4 2 (1.30%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.30%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.65%) ProC
General
1 56 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 5 (3.25%) Retail
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Legal
5 3 (1.95%) Marketing
6 2 (1.30%) Back Office
6 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) French Language
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (35.06%) Consultant
2 46 (29.87%) Oracle Consultant
3 30 (19.48%) DBA
4 27 (17.53%) Oracle DBA
5 15 (9.74%) E-Business Consultant
5 15 (9.74%) SC Cleared DBA
6 11 (7.14%) Architect
7 9 (5.84%) Functional Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Analyst
8 8 (5.19%) Developer
8 8 (5.19%) OBIEE Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Tester
10 6 (3.90%) Applications Consultant
10 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (3.90%) Oracle BI Consultant
11 5 (3.25%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.73%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (9.74%) Middleware
3 8 (5.19%) XML
4 6 (3.90%) XSD
5 5 (3.25%) J2EE
6 4 (2.60%) HTML
7 3 (1.95%) .NET
7 3 (1.95%) CSS
7 3 (1.95%) JSP
7 3 (1.95%) Spring
7 3 (1.95%) XSL
8 2 (1.30%) Ajax
8 2 (1.30%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.30%) Java RMI
8 2 (1.30%) JavaBeans
8 2 (1.30%) JMS
8 2 (1.30%) Servlets
8 2 (1.30%) SOAP
8 2 (1.30%) Struts
8 2 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 7 (4.55%) Replication
2 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.30%) Clustering
4 2 (1.30%) Derivative
4 2 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.65%) Life Science
5 1 (0.65%) PMI
5 1 (0.65%) Social Network
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.38%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) Unix
2 17 (11.04%) Windows
3 8 (5.19%) Solaris
4 7 (4.55%) AIX
4 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (14.94%) ERP
3 22 (14.29%) Migration
4 18 (11.69%) ETL
5 16 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.74%) SOA
7 12 (7.79%) CRM
8 10 (6.49%) Data Migration
9 9 (5.84%) Business Analysis
9 9 (5.84%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.19%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.19%) Process Improvement
10 8 (5.19%) Project Management
11 7 (4.55%) ITIL
11 7 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (3.90%) Analytics
12 6 (3.90%) Cash Management
12 6 (3.90%) TDD
13 5 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) SQL
2 13 (8.44%) Shell Script
3 7 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.90%) Java
4 6 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.25%) Python
6 4 (2.60%) C#
7 3 (1.95%) Ada
7 3 (1.95%) C++
7 3 (1.95%) PHP
8 2 (1.30%) C
8 2 (1.30%) Perl
8 2 (1.30%) Ruby
8 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (22.08%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.13%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.90%) BC Cleared
4 6 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) Degree
6 2 (1.30%) ACCA
6 2 (1.30%) CIMA
6 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (12.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.25%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.95%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.30%) SCCM
4 2 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 118 (76.62%) Oracle
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.79%) Siebel
3 11 (7.14%) Informatica
4 5 (3.25%) HP
4 5 (3.25%) SAP
5 3 (1.95%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.30%) hybris
6 2 (1.30%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.30%) IBM
6 2 (1.30%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.30%) JDA
6 2 (1.30%) NetApp
6 2 (1.30%) Sage
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix
7 1 (0.65%) Dell
7 1 (0.65%) Demandware
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) Remedy
7 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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