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 22 May 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.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JDA
Rank 573 524 522
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -2
Contract jobs citing JDA 34 58 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.11% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £200 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £490 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £575
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
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
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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 22 May 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 -47 34 £500 +17.64% 10
East of England +5 10 £500 +17.64%
West Midlands -1 9 £425 -13.26% 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £500 -
South East -16 7 £525 +162.50%
London -33 4 £425 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £525 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £525 -
Bracknell 0 2 - -
Berkshire -12 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £525 - 5
Worcestershire - 2 £600 -
East Midlands - 2 £525 - 5
Midlands - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £475 -
Redditch - 2 £600 -
Luton +1 1 £625 +47.05%
Bedfordshire -6 1 £625 +47.05%
Northampton - 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (45.61%) Retail
2 22 (38.60%) Oracle
3 19 (33.33%) RedPrairie
4 15 (26.32%) Logistics
5 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.79%) SAP
7 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Windows
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
10 5 (8.77%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) WFM
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
11 4 (7.02%) Change Management
11 4 (7.02%) Migration
11 4 (7.02%) Linux
11 4 (7.02%) ERP
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (7.02%) Marketing
11 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
12 3 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (5.26%) Kronos
12 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.26%) VPN
12 3 (5.26%) SAP MM
12 3 (5.26%) MPLS
12 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi

JDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Gentran
2 1 (1.75%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) VPN
1 3 (5.26%) MPLS
1 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
General
1 26 (45.61%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Architect
2 17 (29.82%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (19.30%) Project Manager
4 9 (15.79%) Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Programme Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Test Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Programme Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Implementation Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.75%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.75%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (1.75%) FMCG
2 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Logistics
2 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) WFM
6 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) Migration
7 4 (7.02%) ERP
7 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.51%) E-business
9 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.51%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) COBOL
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
1 1 (1.75%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle
2 19 (33.33%) RedPrairie
3 9 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Kronos
5 2 (3.51%) Oneserve
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
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