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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JDA over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JDA
Rank 610 610 594
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing JDA 34 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.060% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 11
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
24320 25103 23902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.08% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14874 14716 13207
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 807 1080 1056
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

JDA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JDA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDA within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -23 34 £475 -2.56% 6
Yorkshire - 9 £550 - 1
West Yorkshire - 9 £550 - 1
East of England +23 7 £438 -10.25% 2
Hertfordshire +15 7 £438 -10.25% 2
Bradford - 7 £550 - 1
London -8 6 £465 -7.00% 1
Watford - 5 £425 -
South East -2 3 £390 -
West Midlands -21 3 £500 -5.88% 1
Hampshire - 3 £390 -
North West - 2 £350 -
City of London - 2 £455 - 1
Manchester - 2 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £450 -5.26% 2
Worcestershire 0 1 £500 -16.66%
Redditch 0 1 £500 -16.66%
East Midlands -11 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £390 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JDA 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 JDA.

1 33 (50.77%) Retail
2 23 (35.38%) RedPrairie
3 19 (29.23%) Logistics
4 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) Oracle
4 11 (16.92%) ERP
4 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.31%) Finance
6 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
6 8 (12.31%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
8 6 (9.23%) SAP
8 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.69%) Data Mapping
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (7.69%) CRM
10 4 (6.15%) Project Management
10 4 (6.15%) Automotive
10 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.15%) User Stories
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) JIRA
10 4 (6.15%) WMI
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team

JDA
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 3 (4.62%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.08%) ResourceLink
2 2 (3.08%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.54%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Network Security
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
2 3 (4.62%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 33 (50.77%) Retail
2 8 (12.31%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Architect
3 10 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) RedPrairie Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Logistics Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Logistics Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Retail Business Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Supply Chain Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Supply Chain Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Functional QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) EPoS
3 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) AIX
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Logistics
2 11 (16.92%) ERP
2 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
4 8 (12.31%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.69%) CRM
7 5 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) User Stories
9 3 (4.62%) SDLC
9 3 (4.62%) V-Model
10 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.08%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) ISEB
1 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) WMI
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) RedPrairie
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) SAP
4 3 (4.62%) ATG
4 3 (4.62%) Retek
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Infor
5 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) ILOG
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.54%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (1.54%) Northgate
6 1 (1.54%) Remedy
6 1 (1.54%) webMethods