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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 564 588 524
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -64
Contract jobs citing E-business 82 57 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 36
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £610 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.31% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.41%

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
44007 44399 41585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 79.29% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29216 28157 26311
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1266 1219
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +37 77 £425 +6.25% 13
London +15 26 £420 +5.00% 8
North West +22 24 £500 - 1
Cheshire - 11 £570 -
Warrington - 11 £570 -
City of London +49 8 £438 +30.59% 5
West Midlands - 8 £350 - 1
South East -7 7 £475 +5.55% 1
Merseyside - 7 £370 - 1
Liverpool - 7 £370 - 1
Yorkshire +10 4 £461 +34.18%
West Yorkshire +6 4 £461 +39.24%
South West - 4 £425 - 1
East Midlands +13 3 £475 -5.00%
Manchester -8 3 - -
Surrey -5 2 £600 +71.42%
Hampshire -6 2 £475 +5.55%
Scotland -21 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £425 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
Warwickshire - 2 £300 - 1
Bradford - 2 £473 -
Southampton +12 1 £475 -20.83%
Leeds +5 1 £450 +35.84%
East of England +2 1 - - 1
Glasgow -1 1 - -
Essex -7 1 - -
Berkshire -10 1 £400 -38.46%
West Sussex - 1 £275 -
Coventry - 1 - -

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 129 (75.00%) Oracle
2 51 (29.65%) Finance
3 48 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (23.26%) SQL
5 39 (22.67%) HTML
5 39 (22.67%) XML
6 37 (21.51%) Java
6 37 (21.51%) JavaScript
7 36 (20.93%) SOAP
7 36 (20.93%) Linux
8 35 (20.35%) Apache
9 34 (19.77%) J2EE
10 33 (19.19%) CSS
10 33 (19.19%) SOA
10 33 (19.19%) Banking
11 31 (18.02%) Oracle EBS R12
12 27 (15.70%) Oracle Payables
12 27 (15.70%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (15.12%) REST
14 25 (14.53%) IBM
15 24 (13.95%) Tomcat
16 23 (13.37%) Middleware
16 23 (13.37%) High Availability
16 23 (13.37%) Security Cleared
17 22 (12.79%) JSON
17 22 (12.79%) CSS3
17 22 (12.79%) HTML5
17 22 (12.79%) Apache Camel
17 22 (12.79%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (12.79%) Migration

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 35 (20.35%) Apache
2 24 (13.95%) Tomcat
3 22 (12.79%) JBoss
4 11 (6.40%) CMS
4 11 (6.40%) WebSphere
5 9 (5.23%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.58%) CoreMedia CMS
8 1 (0.58%) Documentum
8 1 (0.58%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.07%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (18.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 27 (15.70%) Oracle Payables
3 22 (12.79%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (11.63%) Oracle Financials
4 20 (11.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 18 (10.47%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (6.98%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (5.81%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (5.81%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (5.81%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 8 (4.65%) Oracle 11i
9 7 (4.07%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (4.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (4.07%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (4.07%) SAP ERP
10 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (3.49%) Maximo
11 5 (2.91%) Hyperion Planning
12 4 (2.33%) Oracle FAH
12 4 (2.33%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.91%) Taleo
2 3 (1.74%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.79%) HTTP
2 10 (5.81%) SNMP
3 3 (1.74%) Internet
4 2 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.16%) SAN
5 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.70%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (12.79%) MySQL
2 22 (12.79%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.14%) Oracle ODI
4 13 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.23%) Oracle Discoverer
7 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.91%) Essbase
8 5 (2.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.74%) Ingres
10 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.74%) QlikView
10 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (7.56%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.81%) SoapUI
4 7 (4.07%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.74%) JDeveloper
5 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.16%) ERwin
6 2 (1.16%) Toad
7 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.58%) NUnit
7 1 (0.58%) Selenium
7 1 (0.58%) Subversion
7 1 (0.58%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (29.65%) Finance
2 33 (19.19%) Banking
3 20 (11.63%) Retail
4 8 (4.65%) Legal
5 7 (4.07%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.33%) Back Office
8 3 (1.74%) Billing
8 3 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.16%) Law
9 2 (1.16%) Military
10 1 (0.58%) Front Office
10 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (29.07%) Developer
2 33 (19.19%) Architect
3 23 (13.37%) Consultant
3 23 (13.37%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.79%) Oracle Consultant
5 21 (12.21%) Oracle Developer
6 19 (11.05%) Oracle Architect
7 18 (10.47%) Analyst
8 13 (7.56%) Business Developer
8 13 (7.56%) Project Manager
9 12 (6.98%) XML Developer
10 11 (6.40%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (6.40%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 11 (6.40%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.81%) E-Business Developer
12 9 (5.23%) Digital Architect
13 8 (4.65%) Digital Technical Architect
13 8 (4.65%) E-Business Manager
13 8 (4.65%) Java Engineer
13 8 (4.65%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.67%) HTML
1 39 (22.67%) XML
2 36 (20.93%) SOAP
3 34 (19.77%) J2EE
4 33 (19.19%) CSS
5 26 (15.12%) REST
6 23 (13.37%) Middleware
7 22 (12.79%) ActiveMQ
7 22 (12.79%) Apache Camel
7 22 (12.79%) CSS3
7 22 (12.79%) HTML5
7 22 (12.79%) JDBC
7 22 (12.79%) JSON
8 16 (9.30%) Web Services
9 14 (8.14%) Spring
10 11 (6.40%) XSD
11 10 (5.81%) Java RMI
11 10 (5.81%) JMS
11 10 (5.81%) XSL
11 10 (5.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.07%) User Experience
2 5 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.16%) Fintech
4 2 (1.16%) Replication
4 2 (1.16%) Statistics
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.58%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.93%) Linux
2 11 (6.40%) Unix
3 6 (3.49%) Windows
4 2 (1.16%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.19%) SOA
3 23 (13.37%) High Availability
4 22 (12.79%) ERP
4 22 (12.79%) Migration
5 21 (12.21%) Project Management
6 15 (8.72%) Analytics
6 15 (8.72%) Data Migration
7 14 (8.14%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.14%) SDLC
8 13 (7.56%) Scrum
9 12 (6.98%) OO
9 12 (6.98%) TDD
10 11 (6.40%) B2B
10 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.40%) CRM
10 11 (6.40%) UML
10 11 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (5.81%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.26%) SQL
2 37 (21.51%) Java
2 37 (21.51%) JavaScript
3 22 (12.79%) C
3 22 (12.79%) C++
4 18 (10.47%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.33%) C#
5 4 (2.33%) Korn
5 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.16%) C-shell
7 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.33%) Degree
4 3 (1.74%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) CIPD
5 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMP
5 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.58%) CRISC
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.58%) OCP
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
1 6 (3.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.58%) GAAP
3 1 (0.58%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.16%) NFS
1 2 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (1.16%) Simpana
2 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.58%) Nessus
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.58%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 129 (75.00%) Oracle
2 25 (14.53%) IBM
3 11 (6.40%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.07%) SAP
5 6 (3.49%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.91%) Cognos
6 5 (2.91%) Pegasus
7 4 (2.33%) Concur
8 3 (1.74%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.74%) Sun
8 3 (1.74%) Tableau
9 2 (1.16%) HP
9 2 (1.16%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.16%) NetApp
9 2 (1.16%) Netezza
9 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.16%) Siebel
9 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.16%) Veritas
9 2 (1.16%) VMware
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