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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JDA
Rank 604 595 578
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing JDA 39 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.073% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 9
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £425 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £610 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
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
24094 24945 23735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.86% 44.52% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14800 14628 13358
Median daily rate £400 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 828 1106 1006
Median hourly rate £20.39 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.74% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 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 19 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 29 June 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 -8 39 £425 -10.52% 3
West Midlands -17 14 £425 -8.10%
London +5 9 £345 -25.40% 1
Birmingham - 8 £375 -
Yorkshire - 6 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £550 -
Hertfordshire +13 5 £450 -10.00% 1
East of England +12 5 £450 -10.00% 1
Bradford - 5 £550 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 3 £450 -5.26% 1
Redditch -1 3 £500 -16.66%
Worcestershire -7 3 £500 -16.66%
South East -6 2 £390 -25.71% 1
City of London - 2 £455 -
Hampshire - 2 £390 -
Watford - 2 £456 -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £390 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 29 (44.62%) Retail
2 26 (40.00%) RedPrairie
3 19 (29.23%) Logistics
4 12 (18.46%) SQL
5 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.85%) Oracle
7 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.31%) ERP
7 8 (12.31%) Finance
7 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
7 8 (12.31%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
9 5 (7.69%) Automotive
9 5 (7.69%) CRM
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
10 4 (6.15%) User Stories
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (6.15%) WMI
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.15%) Project Management
10 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) ATG
11 3 (4.62%) Retek
11 3 (4.62%) EPoS
11 3 (4.62%) Linux

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
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 3 (4.62%) JIRA
1 3 (4.62%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (44.62%) Retail
2 8 (12.31%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
1 12 (18.46%) Architect
2 11 (16.92%) Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
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%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Supply Chain Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Supply Chain Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Functional QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
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%) iPad
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
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Logistics
2 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.31%) ERP
3 8 (12.31%) Integration Testing
3 8 (12.31%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.69%) CRM
6 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.15%) User Stories
7 3 (4.62%) Data Mapping
7 3 (4.62%) SDLC
7 3 (4.62%) V-Model
8 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.08%) Supply Chain Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) 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%) 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%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) RedPrairie
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) ATG
3 3 (4.62%) Retek
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Infor
4 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) Remedy
5 1 (1.54%) webMethods