The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 257 284 306
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +22
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 490 466 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.75% 2.46% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 279 240
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £321 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.19 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.19 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-29.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17815 18938 18474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.41% 32.48% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11873 11053
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 776 774
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.82% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.47 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Enterprise Software as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend

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

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Enterprise Software
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 Enterprise Software within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +13 427 £450 +5.88% 169
London +14 198 £500 +14.28% 65
South East +5 80 £375 -16.66% 26
Scotland +25 50 £335 -4.28% 11
North West +30 49 £450 -12.19% 19
Manchester +21 35 £500 +11.11% 10
City of London +40 30 £450 +2.85% 11
Glasgow +26 24 £425 +30.76% 5
Yorkshire -10 23 £500 +33.33% 16
West Midlands -26 23 £388 -7.73% 11
Berkshire +10 20 £400 -20.00% 10
West Yorkshire -1 19 £500 +42.85% 8
Renfrewshire +2 18 £275 -16.66% 2
Leeds +1 18 £500 +33.33% 7
Erskine 0 18 £275 -16.66% 2
East of England +4 16 £488 +2.63% 10
Surrey +3 16 £340 +12.39% 3
Tyne and Wear -19 15 £350 -30.00% 6
North East -20 15 £350 -30.00% 6
South West +15 14 £425 -10.52% 7
Hampshire -1 13 £335 -20.71% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 12 £350 -30.00% 5
Reading +16 11 £375 -25.00% 7
West Sussex +4 10 £273 -33.93% 3
Brighton +14 9 £500 -27.53% 1
East Sussex +12 9 £500 -27.53% 1
Milton Keynes +22 7 £475 -26.92%
Buckinghamshire +16 7 £475 -7.31%
Hook +4 7 £310 +3.33%
East Midlands 0 7 £350 +21.73% 8

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 420 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (36.63%) Java
3 210 (20.79%) Scrum
4 197 (19.50%) JavaScript
5 189 (18.71%) TDD
6 186 (18.42%) SQL
7 181 (17.92%) Oracle
8 180 (17.82%) HTML
9 179 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
10 173 (17.13%) Finance
11 172 (17.03%) SOA
12 158 (15.64%) Web Services
13 153 (15.15%) .NET
14 149 (14.75%) Microsoft
15 148 (14.65%) C#
16 141 (13.96%) SQL Server
17 140 (13.86%) Linux
18 137 (13.56%) Git (software)
19 134 (13.27%) CSS
20 129 (12.77%) OO
21 125 (12.38%) RESTful
22 117 (11.58%) Spring
23 113 (11.19%) Windows
24 106 (10.50%) SOAP
25 105 (10.40%) Software Delivery
26 101 (10.00%) Hibernate
27 100 (9.90%) ITIL
28 93 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
29 91 (9.01%) REST
30 90 (8.91%) Open Source

Enterprise Software
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 75 (7.43%) JBoss
2 65 (6.44%) Tomcat
3 39 (3.86%) Apache
4 38 (3.76%) WebSphere
5 35 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 21 (2.08%) OpenStack
8 20 (1.98%) MS Exchange
9 18 (1.78%) nginx
10 15 (1.49%) CMS
10 15 (1.49%) IIS
11 14 (1.39%) Mule ESB
11 14 (1.39%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (0.99%) Skype for Business
14 9 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.79%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.79%) Documentum
16 7 (0.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 44 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.19%) MS Office
3 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project
5 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.58%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (1.09%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.69%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.50%) Unica
7 4 (0.40%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.20%) BigMachines
9 2 (0.20%) Primavera
9 2 (0.20%) RMDS
9 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.20%) Teamcenter
9 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.099%) PeopleSoft CRM
10 1 (0.099%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 84 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (5.94%) GitHub
4 42 (4.16%) SaaS
5 22 (2.18%) PaaS
6 20 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (1.49%) IaaS
9 12 (1.19%) Office 365
10 8 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.59%) Force.com
12 4 (0.40%) Boomi
12 4 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.30%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.30%) Heroku
13 3 (0.30%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.55%) Firewall
2 31 (3.07%) Internet
3 30 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 29 (2.87%) SSL
5 25 (2.48%) HTTP
6 22 (2.18%) SNMP
7 19 (1.88%) HTTPS
8 18 (1.78%) DNS
8 18 (1.78%) VPN
9 11 (1.09%) LAN
9 11 (1.09%) LDAP
9 11 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
9 11 (1.09%) WAN
10 10 (0.99%) Network Security
11 9 (0.89%) DHCP
12 8 (0.79%) DMZ
12 8 (0.79%) IPv4
12 8 (0.79%) IPv6
12 8 (0.79%) NAS
13 7 (0.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 73 (7.23%) Relational Database
3 60 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 55 (5.45%) MySQL
5 37 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 27 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.57%) MongoDB
9 24 (2.38%) Redis
10 20 (1.98%) Big Data
10 20 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.39%) DB2
13 12 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (0.99%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.99%) MarkLogic
15 7 (0.69%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 137 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 84 (8.32%) Jenkins
3 66 (6.53%) Maven
4 56 (5.54%) Mercurial
5 41 (4.06%) Subversion
6 39 (3.86%) JIRA
6 39 (3.86%) JUnit
7 27 (2.67%) Selenium
8 24 (2.38%) Mockito
8 24 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 20 (1.98%) Ant
10 18 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.39%) Artifactory
11 14 (1.39%) Spock
12 13 (1.29%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.09%) Gerrit
13 11 (1.09%) Hudson
13 11 (1.09%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.09%) SonarQube
13 11 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 173 (17.13%) Finance
2 65 (6.44%) Retail
3 37 (3.66%) Banking
4 36 (3.56%) Marketing
5 20 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.39%) Legal
8 13 (1.29%) Billing
9 12 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.69%) Publishing
11 6 (0.59%) Back Office
11 6 (0.59%) Front Office
12 5 (0.50%) Advertising
13 4 (0.40%) Law
14 2 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Electronics
14 2 (0.20%) Games
15 1 (0.099%) French Language
15 1 (0.099%) Local Government
15 1 (0.099%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 355 (35.15%) Developer
2 195 (19.31%) Architect
3 145 (14.36%) Java Developer
4 93 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
5 92 (9.11%) Senior Developer
6 62 (6.14%) Analyst
7 59 (5.84%) Scala Developer
8 53 (5.25%) Java Scala Developer
9 52 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 50 (4.95%) .NET Developer
11 46 (4.55%) Consultant
12 45 (4.46%) Senior Scala Developer
13 44 (4.36%) Senior Java Scala Developer
14 42 (4.16%) Technical Architect
15 39 (3.86%) C# Developer
16 36 (3.56%) Agile Developer
17 33 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
18 31 (3.07%) Applications Support
19 30 (2.97%) Agile Java Developer
20 29 (2.87%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (17.82%) HTML
2 158 (15.64%) Web Services
3 153 (15.15%) .NET
4 134 (13.27%) CSS
5 125 (12.38%) RESTful
6 117 (11.58%) Spring
7 106 (10.50%) SOAP
8 101 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 91 (9.01%) REST
10 88 (8.71%) HTML5
11 87 (8.61%) J2EE
12 85 (8.42%) XML
13 84 (8.32%) AngularJS
14 69 (6.83%) jQuery
15 66 (6.53%) CSS3
16 61 (6.04%) JSON
17 52 (5.15%) ASP.NET
18 45 (4.46%) Middleware
19 44 (4.36%) JSP
20 41 (4.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.35%) User Experience
3 44 (4.36%) Computer Science
4 35 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 31 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 24 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 21 (2.08%) iPad
8 16 (1.58%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.58%) Social Media
9 15 (1.49%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.39%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.39%) Device Driver
10 14 (1.39%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.19%) Statistics
12 11 (1.09%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.99%) Mainframe
13 10 (0.99%) Virtual Team
14 9 (0.89%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 140 (13.86%) Linux
2 113 (11.19%) Windows
3 77 (7.62%) Unix
4 49 (4.85%) Windows Server
5 45 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 21 (2.08%) Solaris
8 20 (1.98%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.29%) Android
12 12 (1.19%) VMS
12 12 (1.19%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.09%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.99%) CentOS
15 6 (0.59%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.50%) HPUX
16 5 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (20.79%) Scrum
3 189 (18.71%) TDD
4 179 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
5 172 (17.03%) SOA
6 129 (12.77%) OO
7 105 (10.40%) Software Delivery
8 100 (9.90%) ITIL
9 93 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 90 (8.91%) Open Source
11 87 (8.61%) Microservices
12 77 (7.62%) BDD
13 74 (7.33%) DevOps
14 72 (7.13%) CRM
15 69 (6.83%) SDLC
16 68 (6.73%) Software Engineering
17 63 (6.24%) Project Management
18 60 (5.94%) OOP
19 55 (5.45%) User Stories
20 54 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 370 (36.63%) Java
2 197 (19.50%) JavaScript
3 186 (18.42%) SQL
4 148 (14.65%) C#
5 81 (8.02%) Python
6 54 (5.35%) Scala
7 48 (4.75%) PowerShell
8 47 (4.65%) Groovy
9 44 (4.36%) Clojure
10 32 (3.17%) Perl
10 32 (3.17%) PHP
11 31 (3.07%) C++
12 30 (2.97%) T-SQL
13 28 (2.77%) Ruby
14 24 (2.38%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.98%) Shell Script
15 20 (1.98%) VB.NET
16 18 (1.78%) C
17 16 (1.58%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 90 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 60 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 59 (5.84%) Degree
4 26 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.89%) PMP
8 7 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.59%) CISSP
9 6 (0.59%) ISEB
9 6 (0.59%) MCP
9 6 (0.59%) MCTS
9 6 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.50%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.40%) GCIH
11 4 (0.40%) GIAC
11 4 (0.40%) MCSD
11 4 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.46%) QA
2 20 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (1.09%) SLA
4 7 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.40%) COBIT
7 2 (0.20%) WAI
8 1 (0.099%) FISMA
8 1 (0.099%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.099%) SDET
8 1 (0.099%) Solvency II
System Software
1 80 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 59 (5.84%) Virtual Machines
3 51 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (4.46%) Docker
5 25 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 20 (1.98%) Firmware
7 13 (1.29%) vCloud
8 11 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.09%) vSphere
9 8 (0.79%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.40%) Squid
11 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.20%) KVM
11 2 (0.20%) XenApp
11 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.099%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.099%) Samba
12 1 (0.099%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 75 (7.43%) SCCM
2 47 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 43 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (3.86%) Puppet
5 35 (3.47%) Ansible
6 21 (2.08%) SCOM
7 10 (0.99%) HAProxy
7 10 (0.99%) Kibana
7 10 (0.99%) logstash
7 10 (0.99%) Rundeck
7 10 (0.99%) Salt
7 10 (0.99%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.89%) Packer
9 8 (0.79%) Nagios
10 4 (0.40%) CloudHub
10 4 (0.40%) Consul
10 4 (0.40%) OpenView
10 4 (0.40%) Terraform
10 4 (0.40%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 181 (17.92%) Oracle
2 149 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 68 (6.73%) VMware
4 46 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 40 (3.96%) Google
6 38 (3.76%) IBM
7 36 (3.56%) SAP
8 30 (2.97%) HP
9 27 (2.67%) Adobe
10 23 (2.28%) ATG
11 20 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (1.88%) Cisco
12 19 (1.88%) Endeca
13 18 (1.78%) Siebel
14 16 (1.58%) F5
15 12 (1.19%) AppSense
16 11 (1.09%) Black Duck
16 11 (1.09%) CheckPoint
16 11 (1.09%) Sonatype
16 11 (1.09%) Veracode
London
Hydrogen
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £375 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £311 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £342 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Market Day rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
Posted: Yesterday
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
LA International
Rate: £240 - £255 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago