The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JDA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JDA Software Group.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JDA
Rank 599 564 538
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -26
Contract jobs citing JDA 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.021% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
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£425 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £343 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £527 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25061 23943 23772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 46.33% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14926 13599 12338
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1125 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

JDA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JDA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

JDA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JDA
Daily Rate Trend

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

JDA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JDA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JDA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

JDA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JDA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

JDA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JDA
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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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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 -26 8 £390 -10.34% 3
West Midlands - 3 £425 -
East of England - 3 £355 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £355 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £355 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Nuneaton - 1 £425 -
Oxford - - - -
Poole - - - -
Reading - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Goole - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JDA 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 JDA.

1 13 (41.94%) Retail
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) RedPrairie
3 10 (32.26%) SAP
4 8 (25.81%) Billing
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) BPR
7 5 (16.13%) Primavera
7 5 (16.13%) E-business
7 5 (16.13%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Logistics
9 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (9.68%) German Language
9 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
9 3 (9.68%) MPLS
9 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.68%) VPN
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL

JDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JDA 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 JDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.23%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) MPLS
1 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (41.94%) Retail
2 8 (25.81%) Billing
3 3 (9.68%) German Language
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Project Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Operations Project Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (22.58%) Resource Management
3 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.13%) BPR
3 5 (16.13%) E-business
4 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Logistics
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Document Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
1 11 (35.48%) RedPrairie
2 10 (32.26%) SAP
3 5 (16.13%) Primavera
4 1 (3.23%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (3.23%) Kronos
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods