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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JDA
Rank 594 578 539
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -39
Contract jobs citing JDA 34 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.068% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 6
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£500 £473 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -5.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
24962 24573 23789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 44.94% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14721 13575 12861
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 1080 1200
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.89 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 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 18 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 30 July 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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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 -30 33 £500 +5.82% 6
East Midlands +4 13 £450 -14.28%
Northamptonshire +12 11 £425 -19.04%
London -4 10 £500 +6.38% 3
East of England +5 4 £488 +39.28%
Hertfordshire -8 4 £488 +39.28%
West Midlands 0 2 £531 +41.66%
Northampton -1 2 £625 +19.04%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 - -
South East -15 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £550 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £475 -
Milton Keynes -2 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £625 -
Redditch - 1 £600 -
Worcestershire - 1 £600 -
Scotland - 1 £625 -

JDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (45.59%) Retail
2 25 (36.76%) Logistics
3 24 (35.29%) SAP
4 22 (32.35%) RedPrairie
5 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (26.47%) Oracle
7 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 12 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 12 (17.65%) ERP
9 10 (14.71%) B2B
9 10 (14.71%) B2C
9 10 (14.71%) Project Management
9 10 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (13.24%) Programme Management
11 8 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
13 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (8.82%) Automotive
14 5 (7.35%) WFM
14 5 (7.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 4 (5.88%) Test Strategy
15 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
15 4 (5.88%) Supplier Management
15 4 (5.88%) Marketing
15 4 (5.88%) Finance
16 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
16 3 (4.41%) SAP MM
16 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery

JDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.41%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.47%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (45.59%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Automotive
3 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
4 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Architect
2 21 (30.88%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (16.18%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Support Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Transition Manager
7 2 (2.94%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.94%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.94%) AWS Architect
8 1 (1.47%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Systems Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) HP Storage
2 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) VMS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Logistics
2 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 12 (17.65%) ERP
4 12 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 10 (14.71%) Project Management
5 10 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (14.71%) B2B
5 10 (14.71%) B2C
6 9 (13.24%) Programme Management
6 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) WFM
8 5 (7.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.88%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.88%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Uniface
2 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) SAP
2 22 (32.35%) RedPrairie
3 18 (26.47%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Kronos
4 2 (2.94%) Oneserve
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Epicor
5 1 (1.47%) Retek
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
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