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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 273 288 307
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 440 365 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 2.05% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 225 187
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50

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
18317 17779 17069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.68% 32.01% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11530 10756 10140
Average daily rate £420 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 697 689 728
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.29 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +7.69%

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 387 £425 +6.25% 211
London +40 177 £438 -2.77% 78
South East +13 79 £431 +14.23% 58
Scotland +10 31 £352 +1.53% 6
City of London -6 31 £450 -11.33% 17
Yorkshire -40 29 £375 +15.38% 14
North West -19 27 £488 +2.63% 12
Surrey +4 23 £375 -11.76% 8
Hampshire +11 21 £500 +36.98% 6
East of England +4 21 £475 +3.26% 13
Berkshire +2 19 £450 -5.26% 31
West Midlands -4 18 £420 +12.00% 14
North East - 18 £438 - 2
Manchester -3 16 £450 +16.12% 8
Tyne and Wear - 16 £438 - 2
West Yorkshire -48 14 £350 +7.69% 7
Newcastle upon Tyne - 14 £438 - 2
Edinburgh - 13 £350 - 5
North Yorkshire +2 11 £400 +25.00% 3
York -2 11 £400 +28.00% 1
Reading -1 10 £450 -23.40% 10
South West -1 9 £475 +7.04% 5
Glasgow -3 9 £420 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -9 9 £288 -58.92% 13
Leeds -53 9 £363 +11.53% 6
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £375 +7.14% 1
Bradford -8 7 £350 -
Staffordshire - 7 £420 - 5
Bracknell +3 6 £413 - 5
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £600 +50.00% 6

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Enterprise Software also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Enterprise Software.

1 287 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (29.72%) Java
3 187 (23.06%) SQL
4 185 (22.81%) Oracle
5 176 (21.70%) .NET
6 163 (20.10%) JavaScript
7 149 (18.37%) Web Services
7 149 (18.37%) SOA
8 146 (18.00%) HTML
9 145 (17.88%) Finance
10 135 (16.65%) Microsoft
11 128 (15.78%) XML
12 126 (15.54%) Windows
12 126 (15.54%) Linux
13 124 (15.29%) SQL Server
14 123 (15.17%) CSS
15 122 (15.04%) C#
16 111 (13.69%) TDD
17 110 (13.56%) Security Cleared
18 97 (11.96%) MVC
19 86 (10.60%) Scrum
20 84 (10.36%) Spring
21 82 (10.11%) ITIL
22 80 (9.86%) J2EE
23 78 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
24 75 (9.25%) Mentoring
25 71 (8.75%) ASP.NET
26 70 (8.63%) SOAP
27 69 (8.51%) OO
27 69 (8.51%) Middleware

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Enterprise Software also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Enterprise Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (8.01%) JBoss
2 39 (4.81%) WebLogic
3 35 (4.32%) IIS
4 28 (3.45%) Confluence
5 26 (3.21%) Tomcat
6 24 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 22 (2.71%) Apache
8 21 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.73%) Liferay
10 13 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 12 (1.48%) Node.js
12 11 (1.36%) CMS
12 11 (1.36%) MS Exchange
12 11 (1.36%) nginx
12 11 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
13 10 (1.23%) Mule ESB
14 9 (1.11%) Mule
15 8 (0.99%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 39 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.22%) MS Office
3 8 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.99%) MS Project
4 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.25%) Mingle
5 2 (0.25%) HipChat
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.62%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.12%) Tridion
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.82%) SaaS
3 24 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.74%) PaaS
6 5 (0.62%) GitHub
6 5 (0.62%) IaaS
7 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.25%) Taleo
8 2 (0.25%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.44%) Firewall
2 32 (3.95%) Network Security
3 31 (3.82%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.70%) LAN
4 30 (3.70%) WAN
5 29 (3.58%) LDAP
6 22 (2.71%) Internet
7 20 (2.47%) DNS
8 18 (2.22%) DHCP
9 17 (2.10%) VPN
9 17 (2.10%) HTTP
9 17 (2.10%) MPLS
9 17 (2.10%) BGP
10 16 (1.97%) OSPF
10 16 (1.97%) IPsec
11 15 (1.85%) SSL
11 15 (1.85%) Ethernet
12 14 (1.73%) SNMP
13 11 (1.36%) SAN
14 10 (1.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 56 (6.91%) Relational Database
3 43 (5.30%) MySQL
4 34 (4.19%) Oracle Database
5 26 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 22 (2.71%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.85%) Big Data
11 13 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.48%) MariaDB
13 11 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.11%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.11%) DTS
Development Applications
1 42 (5.18%) JIRA
2 37 (4.56%) Jenkins
3 36 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 31 (3.82%) Maven
5 30 (3.70%) Selenium
6 26 (3.21%) Subversion
7 19 (2.34%) Ant
8 16 (1.97%) Hudson
9 14 (1.73%) TeamCity
9 14 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.48%) SoapUI
11 12 (1.48%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.48%) MSI
11 12 (1.48%) JUnit
11 12 (1.48%) Visual Studio
12 11 (1.36%) Gerrit
13 10 (1.23%) Mercurial
14 9 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 145 (17.88%) Finance
2 35 (4.32%) Banking
3 31 (3.82%) Retail
4 18 (2.22%) Marketing
5 17 (2.10%) Legal
6 16 (1.97%) Back Office
6 16 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.60%) Billing
7 13 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.60%) Publishing
8 7 (0.86%) Front Office
9 6 (0.74%) Automotive
10 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.37%) Local Government
12 2 (0.25%) Military
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 277 (34.16%) Developer
2 159 (19.61%) Architect
3 85 (10.48%) Java Developer
4 62 (7.64%) Analyst
5 54 (6.66%) Solutions Architect
6 47 (5.80%) .NET Developer
7 42 (5.18%) Project Manager
8 39 (4.81%) Consultant
9 29 (3.58%) Senior Developer
10 27 (3.33%) C# Developer
11 26 (3.21%) Enterprise Architect
11 26 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
12 23 (2.84%) Applications Architect
13 22 (2.71%) Administrator
13 22 (2.71%) Software Engineer
14 21 (2.59%) Tester
14 21 (2.59%) Designer
15 19 (2.34%) Data Architect
16 17 (2.10%) Technical Architect
17 15 (1.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (21.70%) .NET
2 149 (18.37%) Web Services
3 146 (18.00%) HTML
4 128 (15.78%) XML
5 123 (15.17%) CSS
6 84 (10.36%) Spring
7 80 (9.86%) J2EE
8 71 (8.75%) ASP.NET
9 70 (8.63%) SOAP
10 69 (8.51%) Middleware
11 66 (8.14%) HTML5
12 64 (7.89%) Hibernate
13 59 (7.27%) jQuery
14 52 (6.41%) .NET Framework
15 50 (6.17%) WCF
16 40 (4.93%) REST
17 35 (4.32%) Java EE
18 34 (4.19%) Ajax
19 33 (4.07%) CSS3
20 30 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 25 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 24 (2.96%) N-Tier
4 24 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.10%) Data Integration
8 16 (1.97%) User Experience
9 14 (1.73%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.36%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 8 (0.99%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.99%) PMI
11 8 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.86%) Clustering
12 7 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (0.86%) iPad
13 6 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
14 5 (0.62%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 126 (15.54%) Windows
1 126 (15.54%) Linux
2 53 (6.54%) UNIX
3 45 (5.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.22%) Android
7 18 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.23%) CentOS
8 10 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.23%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.11%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.86%) AIX
10 7 (0.86%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.74%) VME
11 6 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (0.74%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.49%) Solaris
13 3 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (18.37%) SOA
3 111 (13.69%) TDD
4 97 (11.96%) MVC
5 86 (10.60%) Scrum
6 82 (10.11%) ITIL
7 78 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 75 (9.25%) Mentoring
9 69 (8.51%) OO
10 68 (8.38%) Project Management
11 62 (7.64%) DevOps
12 55 (6.78%) Migration
13 54 (6.66%) Data Modelling
14 51 (6.29%) Change Management
14 51 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 50 (6.17%) SDLC
16 45 (5.55%) UML
17 40 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
18 39 (4.81%) Unit Testing
19 38 (4.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 241 (29.72%) Java
2 187 (23.06%) SQL
3 163 (20.10%) JavaScript
4 122 (15.04%) C#
5 36 (4.44%) Perl
6 31 (3.82%) PL/SQL
6 31 (3.82%) PowerShell
7 28 (3.45%) Python
8 25 (3.08%) Ruby
9 21 (2.59%) PHP
10 17 (2.10%) Scala
11 15 (1.85%) XQuery
11 15 (1.85%) C++
11 15 (1.85%) VBScript
12 13 (1.60%) C
13 12 (1.48%) VB
13 12 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.23%) XPath
15 9 (1.11%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 110 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 64 (7.89%) Degree
3 46 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.71%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.23%) CCNP
8 9 (1.11%) ISEB
8 9 (1.11%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.74%) JNCIS
10 6 (0.74%) MCTS
10 6 (0.74%) MCITP
11 5 (0.62%) CISSP
11 5 (0.62%) MCSE
11 5 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.49%) CCDE
12 4 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.25%) CISM
13 2 (0.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.45%) QA
2 10 (1.23%) SLA
3 5 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) Basel III
4 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) Basel II
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.96%) vCloud
3 18 (2.22%) Docker
4 7 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.74%) vSphere
6 4 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.37%) Firmware
8 2 (0.25%) XenServer
8 2 (0.25%) LXC
9 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.12%) Squid
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 62 (7.64%) Puppet
2 40 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 15 (1.85%) SCCM
5 10 (1.23%) WMI
5 10 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (1.11%) HAProxy
6 9 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.74%) Ansible
7 6 (0.74%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.74%) Salt
7 6 (0.74%) Rundeck
8 5 (0.62%) Kibana
8 5 (0.62%) logstash
8 5 (0.62%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.49%) CloudHub
10 3 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 185 (22.81%) Oracle
2 135 (16.65%) Microsoft
3 59 (7.27%) VMware
4 58 (7.15%) Red Hat
5 31 (3.82%) SAP
6 30 (3.70%) Cisco
7 28 (3.45%) IBM
8 27 (3.33%) HP
9 21 (2.59%) Adobe
10 15 (1.85%) Citrix
10 15 (1.85%) Google
11 11 (1.36%) webMethods
12 10 (1.23%) Juniper
13 9 (1.11%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.11%) hybris
14 8 (0.99%) Pega
14 8 (0.99%) Altiris
14 8 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.74%) Symantec
15 6 (0.74%) EMC
West Yorkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Aquent
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £480 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago