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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JDA
Rank 623 638 614
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing JDA 25 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.038% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.087% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 10
Median daily rate £475 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £450 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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
23985 25156 25971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.89% 43.29% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14654 14856 14656
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 861 1085 1172
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +24 25 £475 -5.00% 2
South East +19 7 £450 -21.73%
Hertfordshire +4 5 £425 -5.55%
East of England +1 5 £425 -5.55%
Hampshire +17 4 £443 -23.04%
Yorkshire - 4 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £550 -
Watford -7 3 £425 -5.55%
London -11 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 £600 -
Bradford - 3 £550 -
Berkshire - 3 £600 -
North West +14 2 £350 -36.36% 1
Manchester - 2 £350 - 1
East Midlands -4 1 - - 1
West Midlands -22 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Eastleigh - 1 £435 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 36 (55.38%) Retail
2 21 (32.31%) RedPrairie
3 18 (27.69%) Logistics
4 15 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.46%) Oracle
6 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.31%) ERP
6 8 (12.31%) SQL
6 8 (12.31%) SAP
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
7 7 (10.77%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
7 7 (10.77%) Finance
8 6 (9.23%) Data Mapping
9 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.15%) JIRA
9 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle Retail
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.62%) User Stories
10 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (4.62%) Zephyr
10 3 (4.62%) SDLC
10 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
10 3 (4.62%) QA
10 3 (4.62%) WMI
10 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (4.62%) V-Model

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 4 (6.15%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (4.62%) SAP Retail
3 2 (3.08%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.54%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
2 3 (4.62%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 36 (55.38%) Retail
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Architect
2 15 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (18.46%) Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Project Manager
6 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) RedPrairie Consultant
7 6 (9.23%) Retail Business Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Logistics Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Logistics Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Supply Chain Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) AIX
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Logistics
2 15 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.31%) ERP
4 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
4 7 (10.77%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Data Mapping
6 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.62%) CRM
7 3 (4.62%) Data Management
7 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (4.62%) Project Management
7 3 (4.62%) SDLC
7 3 (4.62%) SOA
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) User Stories
7 3 (4.62%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
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
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) WMI
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) RedPrairie
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle
3 8 (12.31%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) ATG
4 2 (3.08%) Tableau
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) ILOG
5 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.54%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.54%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (1.54%) Northgate
5 1 (1.54%) Retek
5 1 (1.54%) Sage