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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 299 313 291
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 374 384 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.69% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 2.08% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 247 281
Median daily rate £445 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £305 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £598 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £439
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 £49.62 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +136.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.62 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +136.26%

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
16140 18486 18212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.63% 33.39% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10434 11625 11534
Median daily rate £430 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 792 764
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 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
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 4 December 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 +11 319 £450 +4.34% 159
London +9 161 £475 +11.76% 64
South East +25 74 £400 -9.09% 28
Scotland +23 44 £350 +4.47% 6
Hampshire +41 38 £340 -15.00% 3
North East -15 24 £344 -44.96% 5
Tyne and Wear -22 24 £344 -44.96% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 22 £350 -44.00% 5
Erskine +2 20 £340 +10.56%
Renfrewshire 0 20 £340 +10.56%
City of London -3 19 £463 +32.14% 11
Glasgow +26 17 £390 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire +17 14 £510 +31.61% 7
Berkshire +8 14 £500 +14.28% 9
East of England +1 14 £500 -6.97% 13
East Midlands -2 13 £510 +20.00% 7
West Yorkshire +15 12 £510 +52.23% 5
Hook +12 12 £340 +9.14%
Leeds +19 11 £510 +45.71% 5
North West -23 11 £481 +4.61% 15
West Midlands -8 10 £423 -23.18% 8
South Wales +14 8 £488 +21.87%
Wales 0 8 £488 +18.18% 2
Cardiff +24 7 £488 +21.87%
Surrey +7 7 £413 -8.33%
Manchester -9 7 £481 +20.31% 10
Bracknell - 7 £525 - 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £400 - 2
Edinburgh +10 6 £421 -6.38% 4
Essex +10 6 £520 +4.00%

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 331 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (33.83%) Java
3 181 (20.83%) SQL
4 179 (20.60%) JavaScript
5 161 (18.53%) Finance
6 153 (17.61%) HTML
7 151 (17.38%) Oracle
8 141 (16.23%) SQL Server
9 137 (15.77%) Windows
9 137 (15.77%) Scrum
10 134 (15.42%) Microsoft
11 130 (14.96%) Web Services
12 129 (14.84%) SOA
13 127 (14.61%) TDD
14 120 (13.81%) .NET
15 115 (13.23%) C#
15 115 (13.23%) Linux
16 108 (12.43%) XML
17 105 (12.08%) CSS
18 93 (10.70%) Project Management
19 92 (10.59%) ITIL
20 88 (10.13%) Security Cleared
20 88 (10.13%) RESTful
21 87 (10.01%) Git (software)
21 87 (10.01%) OO
22 84 (9.67%) Software Delivery
23 83 (9.55%) Spring
24 81 (9.32%) Relational Database
25 80 (9.21%) REST
26 79 (9.09%) Continuous Integration

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 63 (7.25%) JBoss
2 50 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
3 39 (4.49%) WebSphere
4 38 (4.37%) Tomcat
5 32 (3.68%) WebLogic
6 27 (3.11%) Apache
6 27 (3.11%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.19%) IIS
8 18 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (1.96%) Apache Spark
9 17 (1.96%) Confluence
9 17 (1.96%) MS Exchange
9 17 (1.96%) Mule ESB
10 14 (1.61%) Mule
11 13 (1.50%) CMS
12 11 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (1.04%) Documentum
13 9 (1.04%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.15%) MS Office
3 4 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.23%) MS Project
4 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (2.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 16 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.84%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.58%) SAP HCM
5 4 (0.46%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.46%) Unica
6 3 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.35%) Maximo
7 2 (0.23%) Primavera
7 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.23%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.12%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (5.75%) SaaS
3 46 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (4.14%) GitHub
5 28 (3.22%) PaaS
6 15 (1.73%) IaaS
6 15 (1.73%) Office 365
7 7 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.69%) Boomi
9 5 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.46%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.35%) Force.com
11 3 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 40 (4.60%) SSL
3 35 (4.03%) Firewall
4 34 (3.91%) DNS
5 32 (3.68%) HTTP
6 28 (3.22%) Internet
7 27 (3.11%) SNMP
8 20 (2.30%) DHCP
9 19 (2.19%) HTTPS
10 15 (1.73%) VPN
11 14 (1.61%) SAN
12 13 (1.50%) LDAP
13 10 (1.15%) LAN
13 10 (1.15%) WAN
14 9 (1.04%) MPLS
15 8 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (0.81%) NAS
17 6 (0.69%) Network Security
18 5 (0.58%) ICMP
18 5 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 81 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 48 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 43 (4.95%) MySQL
4 43 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (4.37%) RDBMS
6 28 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (2.30%) Big Data
9 16 (1.84%) MongoDB
9 16 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (1.50%) DB2
10 13 (1.50%) Redis
11 12 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.27%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.04%) MarkLogic
14 8 (0.92%) OLTP
15 7 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 87 (10.01%) Git (software)
2 49 (5.64%) Jenkins
3 33 (3.80%) Subversion
4 30 (3.45%) Mercurial
5 29 (3.34%) JIRA
6 28 (3.22%) Maven
7 27 (3.11%) Selenium
8 23 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (2.30%) JUnit
10 19 (2.19%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.27%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.15%) JIRA Agile
12 10 (1.15%) NetBeans
13 9 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
14 8 (0.92%) Mockito
14 8 (0.92%) SoapUI
15 7 (0.81%) Ant
15 7 (0.81%) MSTest
15 7 (0.81%) SonarQube
15 7 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 161 (18.53%) Finance
2 52 (5.98%) Retail
3 35 (4.03%) Banking
4 33 (3.80%) Marketing
5 21 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.61%) Legal
6 14 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.69%) Publishing
9 5 (0.58%) Billing
10 4 (0.46%) Front Office
11 3 (0.35%) Advertising
12 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.23%) Games
12 2 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 293 (33.72%) Developer
2 158 (18.18%) Architect
3 111 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 67 (7.71%) Solutions Architect
5 58 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 55 (6.33%) Consultant
7 52 (5.98%) Analyst
8 49 (5.64%) Scala Developer
9 40 (4.60%) Java Scala Developer
10 37 (4.26%) .NET Developer
11 33 (3.80%) C# Developer
11 33 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
12 28 (3.22%) Project Manager
12 28 (3.22%) Senior Scala Developer
13 27 (3.11%) Applications Support
13 27 (3.11%) Technical Architect
14 26 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 26 (2.99%) Senior Java Scala Developer
15 25 (2.88%) Agile Developer
16 24 (2.76%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (17.61%) HTML
2 130 (14.96%) Web Services
3 120 (13.81%) .NET
4 108 (12.43%) XML
5 105 (12.08%) CSS
6 88 (10.13%) RESTful
7 83 (9.55%) Spring
8 80 (9.21%) REST
9 73 (8.40%) SOAP
10 66 (7.59%) Hibernate
11 56 (6.44%) AngularJS
12 53 (6.10%) J2EE
13 52 (5.98%) HTML5
13 52 (5.98%) jQuery
14 46 (5.29%) JSON
14 46 (5.29%) Middleware
15 37 (4.26%) CSS3
16 36 (4.14%) Node.js
17 33 (3.80%) JSP
18 23 (2.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.95%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.91%) User Experience
5 27 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 17 (1.96%) Device Driver
7 15 (1.73%) Virtual Team
8 14 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.50%) Data Integration
9 13 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.38%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.38%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.27%) Statistics
12 10 (1.15%) Clustering
12 10 (1.15%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.04%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.04%) Driving Licence
13 9 (1.04%) iPad
14 8 (0.92%) Cryptography
15 7 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 137 (15.77%) Windows
2 115 (13.23%) Linux
3 55 (6.33%) Unix
4 47 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 34 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (3.68%) Apple iOS
7 30 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (2.88%) Windows 7
8 25 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (2.07%) Android
10 16 (1.84%) Solaris
11 12 (1.38%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.04%) HPUX
13 5 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.46%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (15.77%) Scrum
3 129 (14.84%) SOA
4 127 (14.61%) TDD
5 93 (10.70%) Project Management
6 92 (10.59%) ITIL
7 87 (10.01%) OO
8 84 (9.67%) Software Delivery
9 79 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 79 (9.09%) CRM
10 67 (7.71%) Open Source
11 57 (6.56%) Microservices
11 57 (6.56%) Migration
11 57 (6.56%) Software Engineering
12 56 (6.44%) BDD
12 56 (6.44%) DevOps
12 56 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (5.64%) MVC
13 49 (5.64%) SDLC
14 48 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 294 (33.83%) Java
2 181 (20.83%) SQL
3 179 (20.60%) JavaScript
4 115 (13.23%) C#
5 57 (6.56%) Python
6 47 (5.41%) Scala
7 33 (3.80%) Groovy
8 29 (3.34%) VB
9 28 (3.22%) Clojure
10 27 (3.11%) C
10 27 (3.11%) PowerShell
11 26 (2.99%) C++
12 21 (2.42%) Perl
13 19 (2.19%) PHP
14 17 (1.96%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.84%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.61%) Apple Swift
16 14 (1.61%) Ruby
17 13 (1.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 70 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 57 (6.56%) Degree
4 34 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.38%) PMP
7 11 (1.27%) CISSP
7 11 (1.27%) MCTS
7 11 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.04%) MCP
10 8 (0.92%) MCSE
11 7 (0.81%) GCIH
11 7 (0.81%) GIAC
12 5 (0.58%) ISEB
12 5 (0.58%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.58%) RHCSA
13 4 (0.46%) MCSD
14 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.18%) QA
2 13 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.81%) SLA
5 4 (0.46%) COBIT
5 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.23%) SDET
7 2 (0.23%) WAI
8 1 (0.12%) FISMA
8 1 (0.12%) GCP
8 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 73 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 47 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (3.45%) Docker
5 27 (3.11%) Firmware
6 26 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.81%) vCloud
8 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.23%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.23%) vSphere
9 2 (0.23%) XenApp
10 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.12%) StorNext
10 1 (0.12%) UAG
10 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (6.44%) SCCM
2 46 (5.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (2.42%) Ansible
3 21 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (2.42%) Puppet
4 10 (1.15%) Packer
5 9 (1.04%) SCOM
6 8 (0.92%) WSUS
7 6 (0.69%) OpenView
7 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.58%) CloudHub
8 5 (0.58%) Consul
8 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.46%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.46%) Nessus
9 4 (0.46%) Terraform
10 3 (0.35%) DameWare
10 3 (0.35%) MOM
10 3 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 151 (17.38%) Oracle
2 134 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 59 (6.79%) VMware
4 44 (5.06%) IBM
5 42 (4.83%) HP
6 38 (4.37%) SAP
7 34 (3.91%) Adobe
8 33 (3.80%) Red Hat
9 28 (3.22%) Cisco
10 19 (2.19%) Citrix
11 18 (2.07%) MuleSoft
12 17 (1.96%) TIBCO
13 14 (1.61%) Google
13 14 (1.61%) NetApp
14 12 (1.38%) AppSense
14 12 (1.38%) F5
14 12 (1.38%) ILOG
15 10 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (1.15%) Sitecore
16 9 (1.04%) Siebel
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thornton Gregory
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 3-6 months initial
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
PMC retail
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day 500-650pd all inclusive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £495 - £496 per day
Posted: 6 days ago