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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
UK
Rank 559 535 553
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Contract jobs citing E-business 43 92 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £598 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £455
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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
37058 43034 41664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.78% 82.76% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24637 28159 26322
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1182 1118
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +45.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -6 36 £450 -5.26% 15
South East +11 11 £450 -16.27% 1
London -7 8 £450 - 12
East of England +4 7 £463 - 1
Hampshire -4 7 £450 -18.18%
West Midlands +8 6 £413 +9.27% 1
Havant -1 5 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £463 -
Birmingham - 4 £406 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £463 -
Berkshire +6 2 £370 -26.18%
Bedfordshire +3 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Scotland +9 1 £525 +61.53%
City of London +4 1 £575 +27.77% 2
Sheffield +3 1 £425 -
South Yorkshire +3 1 £425 -
Northern Ireland -15 1 - -
Belfast -17 1 - -
County Antrim -19 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £600 -
Stirling - 1 £525 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
Atherstone - 1 £450 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 84 (70.00%) Oracle
2 45 (37.50%) Finance
3 44 (36.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 32 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 22 (18.33%) SQL
6 21 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
6 21 (17.50%) ERP
7 20 (16.67%) SOA
8 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database
9 17 (14.17%) Hyperion Smart View
9 17 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (11.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
11 13 (10.83%) Linux
12 12 (10.00%) CRM
12 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (9.17%) Process Improvement
13 11 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (9.17%) PL/SQL
13 11 (9.17%) Middleware
14 10 (8.33%) XML
14 10 (8.33%) TDD
15 9 (7.50%) Retail
15 9 (7.50%) QA
15 9 (7.50%) XSD
15 9 (7.50%) Windows
15 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
15 9 (7.50%) ETL
15 9 (7.50%) Oracle Payables

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 (11.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.33%) Confluence
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.67%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) CMS
5 2 (1.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (36.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (4.17%) FastStats
4 5 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (3.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Payroll
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.67%) Taleo
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Network Security
1 4 (3.33%) SNMP
2 3 (2.50%) SSL
3 2 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
2 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database
3 17 (14.17%) Hyperion Smart View
4 12 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (4.17%) Data Mart
9 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.67%) DB2
11 2 (1.67%) Informix
11 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Selenium
2 5 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.33%) JIRA
4 3 (2.50%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.67%) JMeter
5 2 (1.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.83%) ProC
General
1 45 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Retail
3 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.33%) Legal
5 3 (2.50%) Back Office
6 2 (1.67%) Advertising
6 2 (1.67%) Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Consultant
2 34 (28.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 15 (12.50%) DBA
4 12 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
4 12 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (9.17%) Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Functional Consultant
7 8 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 7 (5.83%) Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 7 (5.83%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.83%) Tester
9 6 (5.00%) Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Security Specialist
10 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Oracle Project Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Oracle Specialist
10 5 (4.17%) QA Tester
11 4 (3.33%) E-Business Manager
11 4 (3.33%) ETL Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (9.17%) Middleware
3 10 (8.33%) XML
4 9 (7.50%) XSD
5 5 (4.17%) JMS
5 5 (4.17%) SOAP
6 4 (3.33%) J2EE
7 3 (2.50%) .NET
7 3 (2.50%) HTML
7 3 (2.50%) JSP
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (2.50%) Spring
7 3 (2.50%) Web Services
7 3 (2.50%) WSDL
7 3 (2.50%) XSLT
8 2 (1.67%) Ajax
8 2 (1.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.67%) Java RMI
8 2 (1.67%) JSTL
8 2 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 8 (6.67%) Replication
2 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.50%) User Experience
5 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.67%) Clustering
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.67%) PKI
5 2 (1.67%) Wiki
6 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Linux
2 9 (7.50%) Windows
3 7 (5.83%) AIX
4 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
5 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.50%) ERP
2 20 (16.67%) SOA
3 17 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.00%) CRM
5 11 (9.17%) Process Improvement
6 10 (8.33%) TDD
7 9 (7.50%) ETL
8 8 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.83%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.83%) Migration
9 7 (5.83%) Project Management
9 7 (5.83%) SDLC
10 5 (4.17%) Automation Testing
10 5 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.17%) Internal Audit
10 5 (4.17%) Scrum
10 5 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.33%) SQL
2 11 (9.17%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.00%) Java
4 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.50%) C#
7 2 (1.67%) C
7 2 (1.67%) Perl
7 2 (1.67%) Python
7 2 (1.67%) Ruby
7 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.83%) Korn
8 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Basel II
2 2 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.83%) MOM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (70.00%) Oracle
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.83%) Siebel
4 5 (4.17%) HP
4 5 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 5 (4.17%) SAP
5 4 (3.33%) Cognos
5 4 (3.33%) Informatica
5 4 (3.33%) JDA
5 4 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.50%) hybris
7 2 (1.67%) IBM
7 2 (1.67%) NetApp
7 2 (1.67%) Netezza
7 2 (1.67%) Teradata
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) FatWire
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.83%) Saba
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