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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Application Software
UK
Rank 299 282 313
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 326 418 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 2.60% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 266 219
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £49.41 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £49.41 -
% change year-on-year
-77.73% -

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
14046 16078 15511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.97% 30.92% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9033 10402 9583
Median daily rate £444 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 579 635
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.47 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £53.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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 -9 287 £450 +5.88% 191
London -15 142 £475 +5.55% 79
South East +8 58 £469 +17.18% 20
Yorkshire +26 23 £360 -4.00% 13
West Yorkshire +31 22 £360 -10.00% 8
Leeds +16 21 £360 -10.00% 7
City of London -6 21 £425 -5.55% 10
Hampshire +17 20 £441 +26.07% 2
Scotland +19 19 £413 +23.13% 13
East of England +1 19 £508 +2.52% 29
Berkshire +13 15 £450 +1.40% 7
Belfast -7 13 £275 -
County Antrim -7 13 £275 -
Northern Ireland -10 13 £275 -
West Midlands 0 12 £438 +45.83% 5
Tyne and Wear -1 11 £385 -23.00% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 11 £385 -23.00% 3
North East -8 11 £385 -23.00% 3
Edinburgh +21 10 £550 +25.71% 4
South West +12 10 £438 +25.00% 17
Essex +3 10 £540 +27.05% 9
Buckinghamshire +6 7 £350 -12.50% 1
Glasgow -4 7 £375 +25.00% 7
North West -14 7 £500 +33.33% 15
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £536 - 2
Milton Keynes +8 6 - - 1
Birmingham +2 6 £700 +55.55% 2
Reading +1 6 £450 +1.40% 6
Wimbledon - 5 £550 -
Hertfordshire +3 4 £275 - 2

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 332 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (31.56%) Java
3 158 (21.50%) JavaScript
4 157 (21.36%) SQL
5 150 (20.41%) Oracle
6 139 (18.91%) Finance
7 138 (18.78%) HTML
8 115 (15.65%) Scrum
9 113 (15.37%) Web Services
10 106 (14.42%) XML
11 105 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 102 (13.88%) Windows
13 101 (13.74%) SOA
13 101 (13.74%) TDD
14 96 (13.06%) CSS
15 93 (12.65%) Microsoft
15 93 (12.65%) Spring
16 90 (12.24%) .NET
17 85 (11.56%) Project Management
18 79 (10.75%) Security Cleared
19 73 (9.93%) Banking
20 70 (9.52%) RESTful
20 70 (9.52%) BDD
21 68 (9.25%) Software Delivery
22 66 (8.98%) REST
22 66 (8.98%) C#
22 66 (8.98%) Linux
23 63 (8.57%) AngularJS
23 63 (8.57%) Relational Database
23 63 (8.57%) SC Cleared

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 43 (5.85%) Confluence
2 31 (4.22%) WebLogic
2 31 (4.22%) WebSphere
3 29 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 27 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (3.67%) JBoss
5 26 (3.54%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.59%) Mule
6 19 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.18%) Mule ESB
8 15 (2.04%) Apache
9 14 (1.90%) IIS
10 13 (1.77%) CMS
11 11 (1.50%) MS Exchange
12 10 (1.36%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.22%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.95%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 12 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.41%) Maximo
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.27%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite
9 1 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.17%) SaaS
2 36 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.90%) PaaS
5 12 (1.63%) GitHub
6 9 (1.22%) Office 365
7 7 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.82%) IaaS
9 5 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.41%) Boomi
11 3 (0.41%) G Suite
11 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.27%) Force.com
12 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.26%) TCP/IP
2 33 (4.49%) SSL
3 32 (4.35%) HTTP
4 25 (3.40%) DNS
5 24 (3.27%) Internet
6 22 (2.99%) SNMP
7 21 (2.86%) Firewall
8 14 (1.90%) DHCP
9 13 (1.77%) LDAP
10 12 (1.63%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.22%) MPLS
12 8 (1.09%) Intranet
12 8 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (0.95%) SAN
13 7 (0.95%) VPN
14 5 (0.68%) LAN
14 5 (0.68%) WAN
14 5 (0.68%) Wireless
15 4 (0.54%) FTP
15 4 (0.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 63 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 44 (5.99%) RDBMS
4 33 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 27 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.54%) MySQL
8 22 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.18%) Big Data
9 16 (2.18%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.50%) Endeca
10 11 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.09%) DB2
13 7 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.95%) GIS
14 6 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.82%) BODI
14 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (8.30%) JIRA
2 57 (7.76%) Git (software)
3 44 (5.99%) Jenkins
4 33 (4.49%) Subversion
5 32 (4.35%) Maven
6 29 (3.95%) JUnit
7 24 (3.27%) Selenium
8 20 (2.72%) JIRA Agile
9 19 (2.59%) Mockito
10 17 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.04%) Gradle
11 15 (2.04%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.63%) Ant
12 12 (1.63%) Spock
13 9 (1.22%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.22%) NetBeans
13 9 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
14 6 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 139 (18.91%) Finance
2 73 (9.93%) Banking
3 42 (5.71%) Retail
4 24 (3.27%) Marketing
5 13 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.50%) Back Office
6 11 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.36%) Legal
8 8 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.95%) Law
9 7 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.82%) Games
11 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 261 (35.51%) Developer
2 117 (15.92%) Architect
3 90 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 54 (7.35%) Analyst
5 52 (7.07%) Consultant
6 48 (6.53%) Senior Developer
6 48 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
7 32 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 30 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (3.13%) Angular Developer
10 22 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (2.86%) .NET Developer
12 20 (2.72%) iOS Developer
12 20 (2.72%) Scrum Master
13 18 (2.45%) Enterprise Architect
14 17 (2.31%) Business Analyst
15 16 (2.18%) C# Developer
16 15 (2.04%) Applications Developer
16 15 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
17 14 (1.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (18.78%) HTML
2 113 (15.37%) Web Services
3 106 (14.42%) XML
4 96 (13.06%) CSS
5 93 (12.65%) Spring
6 90 (12.24%) .NET
7 70 (9.52%) RESTful
8 66 (8.98%) REST
9 63 (8.57%) AngularJS
10 59 (8.03%) J2EE
11 49 (6.67%) Middleware
12 48 (6.53%) Hibernate
13 44 (5.99%) HTML5
14 43 (5.85%) Node.js
15 40 (5.44%) JSP
16 38 (5.17%) SOAP
17 37 (5.03%) JSON
18 34 (4.63%) CSS3
19 30 (4.08%) jQuery
20 28 (3.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 33 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 18 (2.45%) iPad
7 15 (2.04%) Social Media
8 14 (1.90%) User Experience
9 13 (1.77%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.63%) Device Driver
11 11 (1.50%) Clustering
12 9 (1.22%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.22%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.22%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.09%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.95%) LIMS
14 7 (0.95%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.95%) NHS
15 6 (0.82%) PMI
16 5 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 102 (13.88%) Windows
2 66 (8.98%) Linux
3 41 (5.58%) Unix
4 37 (5.03%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.90%) Windows Server
6 23 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (2.31%) Android
9 14 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (1.63%) Windows 7
12 9 (1.22%) Solaris
13 8 (1.09%) HPUX
14 2 (0.27%) AIX
14 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.14%) VMS
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (15.65%) Scrum
3 101 (13.74%) SOA
3 101 (13.74%) TDD
4 85 (11.56%) Project Management
5 70 (9.52%) BDD
6 68 (9.25%) Software Delivery
7 62 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (8.44%) ITIL
8 60 (8.16%) CRM
9 55 (7.48%) DevOps
10 54 (7.35%) E-Commerce
10 54 (7.35%) OO
11 48 (6.53%) Mentoring
12 46 (6.26%) Microservices
13 45 (6.12%) SDLC
14 44 (5.99%) Open Source
15 43 (5.85%) ERP
15 43 (5.85%) MVC
16 39 (5.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 232 (31.56%) Java
2 158 (21.50%) JavaScript
3 157 (21.36%) SQL
4 66 (8.98%) C#
5 47 (6.39%) Python
6 24 (3.27%) Scala
7 23 (3.13%) Apple Swift
8 22 (2.99%) C
9 20 (2.72%) Ruby
10 17 (2.31%) VB
11 13 (1.77%) C++
11 13 (1.77%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.50%) Groovy
13 10 (1.36%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.22%) Perl
15 8 (1.09%) PHP
16 7 (0.95%) Clojure
16 7 (0.95%) Go
16 7 (0.95%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 63 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 62 (8.44%) Degree
4 28 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.18%) CISSP
6 13 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.50%) MCTS
7 11 (1.50%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.22%) MCP
9 8 (1.09%) MCSE
10 7 (0.95%) GCIH
10 7 (0.95%) GIAC
11 6 (0.82%) APMP
11 6 (0.82%) PMP
12 5 (0.68%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.41%) ISEB
13 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.12%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.95%) SLA
5 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.41%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.27%) SDET
8 1 (0.14%) GCP
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 42 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 35 (4.76%) Docker
2 35 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.99%) Firmware
4 18 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.41%) KVM
9 2 (0.27%) vSphere
10 1 (0.14%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.14%) UAG
10 1 (0.14%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) Xen
10 1 (0.14%) XenApp
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (5.58%) SCCM
2 36 (4.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 26 (3.54%) Ansible
4 21 (2.86%) Puppet
5 17 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.50%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.95%) WSUS
8 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.54%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.54%) Nessus
9 4 (0.54%) vMotion
9 4 (0.54%) vRealize
10 3 (0.41%) Consul
11 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.27%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.27%) OpenView
11 2 (0.27%) SCOM
11 2 (0.27%) Terraform
11 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 150 (20.41%) Oracle
2 93 (12.65%) Microsoft
3 43 (5.85%) VMware
4 36 (4.90%) HP
5 33 (4.49%) SAP
6 27 (3.67%) Adobe
7 25 (3.40%) Red Hat
8 21 (2.86%) Cisco
9 20 (2.72%) IBM
9 20 (2.72%) MuleSoft
10 16 (2.18%) ATG
11 15 (2.04%) Citrix
12 14 (1.90%) TIBCO
13 12 (1.63%) NetApp
13 12 (1.63%) ServiceNow
14 10 (1.36%) F5
15 8 (1.09%) AppSense
15 8 (1.09%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.95%) Splunk
17 6 (0.82%) Google
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Yoh
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Rullion
Rate: £490 - £494 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
PMC retail
Rate: From £600 to £750 per day 600-750pd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
RP International
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Rate: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Piksel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago