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 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 566 558 531
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Contract jobs citing E-business 76 75 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 32
Median daily rate £450 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £336 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%

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
43607 44569 42344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.56% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29001 28695 26629
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1203 1227
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 June 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 25 June 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 +6 75 £450 +12.50% 12
London +17 25 £420 +5.00% 4
North West +7 24 £500 +81.81% 2
Warrington - 11 £570 -
Cheshire - 11 £570 -
City of London +39 9 £450 +34.32% 1
South East -13 9 £450 +2.27% 2
West Midlands -13 7 £350 -12.50% 2
Merseyside - 7 £370 -
Liverpool - 7 £370 -
Yorkshire +5 4 £461 +31.78% 1
West Yorkshire +2 4 £461 +36.66% 1
South West - 4 £425 -
Hampshire -6 3 £450 +1.12% 1
Birmingham -6 3 £350 -12.50%
Manchester -12 3 - - 2
Bristol - 3 £425 -
Warwickshire - 3 £300 - 1
East of England +10 2 £450 -5.26% 1
Surrey -7 2 £600 +71.42% 1
Berkshire -16 2 £400 -38.46%
Bradford - 2 £473 -
Warwick - 2 £300 -
Hertfordshire +16 1 £450 -
Havant +7 1 £450 -
Essex -1 1 - - 1
Leeds -6 1 £450 +33.33% 1
Reading -12 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
Welwyn - 1 £450 -

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 113 (72.44%) Oracle
2 49 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (30.13%) Finance
4 38 (24.36%) SQL
5 37 (23.72%) XML
5 37 (23.72%) Linux
6 36 (23.08%) SOAP
7 35 (22.44%) HTML
7 35 (22.44%) Java
7 35 (22.44%) JavaScript
7 35 (22.44%) Apache
8 34 (21.79%) SOA
9 33 (21.15%) J2EE
9 33 (21.15%) CSS
9 33 (21.15%) Banking
9 33 (21.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 30 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
11 26 (16.67%) Middleware
12 25 (16.03%) IBM
12 25 (16.03%) REST
13 24 (15.38%) Tomcat
14 23 (14.74%) High Availability
15 22 (14.10%) CSS3
15 22 (14.10%) HTML5
15 22 (14.10%) JSON
15 22 (14.10%) Apache Camel
15 22 (14.10%) ActiveMQ
15 22 (14.10%) Oracle EBS
15 22 (14.10%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (14.10%) JBoss

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 (22.44%) Apache
2 24 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 22 (14.10%) JBoss
4 11 (7.05%) CMS
4 11 (7.05%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.64%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.64%) CoreMedia CMS
7 1 (0.64%) Documentum
7 1 (0.64%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 30 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
3 22 (14.10%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (12.82%) Oracle Assets
4 20 (12.82%) Oracle Financials
5 19 (12.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 13 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (6.41%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 8 (5.13%) Oracle 11i
10 7 (4.49%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (3.21%) Hyperion Planning
12 5 (3.21%) Oracle Retail
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle FAH
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle iProcurement
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 4 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) Taleo
2 3 (1.92%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.10%) HTTP
2 10 (6.41%) SNMP
3 3 (1.92%) Internet
4 2 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.10%) MySQL
1 22 (14.10%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (3.21%) Essbase
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.56%) QlikView
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.92%) Ingres
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 10 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.41%) SoapUI
3 9 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.28%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.64%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.64%) NUnit
6 1 (0.64%) Selenium
6 1 (0.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.64%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (30.13%) Finance
2 33 (21.15%) Banking
3 18 (11.54%) Retail
4 9 (5.77%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.85%) Legal
6 4 (2.56%) Back Office
7 3 (1.92%) Billing
7 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.92%) Law
7 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.13%) Developer
2 24 (15.38%) Consultant
3 23 (14.74%) Oracle Consultant
4 22 (14.10%) Architect
4 22 (14.10%) Java Developer
5 19 (12.18%) Oracle Developer
6 15 (9.62%) Analyst
6 15 (9.62%) Business Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 11 (7.05%) E-Business Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Functional Consultant
8 11 (7.05%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 11 (7.05%) Technical Architect
9 10 (6.41%) XML Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Digital Architect
10 9 (5.77%) Oracle Architect
11 8 (5.13%) Data Migration Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Digital Technical Architect
11 8 (5.13%) E-Business Manager
11 8 (5.13%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.72%) XML
2 36 (23.08%) SOAP
3 35 (22.44%) HTML
4 33 (21.15%) CSS
4 33 (21.15%) J2EE
5 26 (16.67%) Middleware
6 25 (16.03%) REST
7 22 (14.10%) ActiveMQ
7 22 (14.10%) Apache Camel
7 22 (14.10%) CSS3
7 22 (14.10%) HTML5
7 22 (14.10%) JDBC
7 22 (14.10%) JSON
8 16 (10.26%) Web Services
9 12 (7.69%) Spring
10 11 (7.05%) XSD
11 10 (6.41%) JSP
11 10 (6.41%) Servlets
11 10 (6.41%) XSL
11 10 (6.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) User Experience
2 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.28%) Fintech
4 2 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.64%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) Statistics
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) Linux
2 8 (5.13%) Unix
3 7 (4.49%) Windows
4 2 (1.28%) AIX
4 2 (1.28%) Solaris
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.79%) SOA
3 23 (14.74%) High Availability
4 20 (12.82%) ERP
4 20 (12.82%) Migration
5 19 (12.18%) Project Management
6 18 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 14 (8.97%) Scrum
7 14 (8.97%) SDLC
8 13 (8.33%) Change Management
8 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.69%) OO
9 12 (7.69%) TDD
9 12 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (7.05%) B2B
10 11 (7.05%) Prototyping
10 11 (7.05%) UML
11 10 (6.41%) Multithreading
11 10 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.36%) SQL
2 35 (22.44%) Java
2 35 (22.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.10%) C
3 22 (14.10%) C++
4 14 (8.97%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.56%) C#
7 2 (1.28%) Korn
8 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.56%) Degree
4 3 (1.92%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.28%) PMP
5 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CRISC
6 1 (0.64%) OCP
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 4 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.64%) GAAP
5 1 (0.64%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) NFS
1 2 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (1.28%) Simpana
2 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.64%) Nessus
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 113 (72.44%) Oracle
2 25 (16.03%) IBM
3 7 (4.49%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.85%) Hyperion
5 5 (3.21%) Pegasus
6 4 (2.56%) HP
6 4 (2.56%) SAP
6 4 (2.56%) Tableau
7 3 (1.92%) Cognos
7 3 (1.92%) Concur
8 2 (1.28%) CommVault
8 2 (1.28%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.28%) NetApp
8 2 (1.28%) Netezza
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.28%) Siebel
8 2 (1.28%) Sun
8 2 (1.28%) Veritas
8 2 (1.28%) VMware
9 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
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