The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 93 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 24 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 1.03% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.65% 3.80% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 13
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£420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £36.40
Enterprise Software
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
657 684 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.42% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 329 286
Average daily rate £384 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 39
Average hourly rate £20.75 £26.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.79% +34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.99 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Enterprise Software across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software across the West Midlands region.

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Coventry +4 7 £300 - 2
Birmingham -3 6 £325 -13.33% 7
Staffordshire - 6 £420 - 4
Warwickshire -2 1 £400 -20.00% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £550 -
Walsall - 1 £550 -
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) SOA
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) .NET
3 12 (26.09%) Web Services
4 11 (23.91%) XML
4 11 (23.91%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) Java
4 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
6 9 (19.57%) N-Tier
6 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.39%) QA
7 8 (17.39%) Line Management
7 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.39%) Coaching
7 8 (17.39%) SDLC
8 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.22%) Oracle
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.04%) EAI
9 6 (13.04%) MVC
9 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.04%) RESTful
10 5 (10.87%) HTML5

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) nginx
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (4.35%) AquaLogic
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.17%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.17%) QlikView
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Xcode
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Juju
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 8 (17.39%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Software Development Team Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (10.87%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
1 12 (26.09%) Web Services
2 11 (23.91%) XML
2 11 (23.91%) CSS
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.04%) RESTful
5 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 5 (10.87%) Middleware
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (8.70%) jQuery
7 3 (6.52%) XSLT
7 3 (6.52%) Java EE
7 3 (6.52%) J2EE
7 3 (6.52%) SOAP
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (4.35%) XMPP
8 2 (4.35%) SAP PI
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.35%) SCADA
3 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) SOA
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.39%) Line Management
4 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 8 (17.39%) Coaching
4 8 (17.39%) SDLC
5 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.04%) EAI
6 6 (13.04%) MVC
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) Process Management
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) Content Management
8 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.91%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) XQuery
4 2 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vCloud
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) OpenView
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) Pega
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.35%) hybris
4 2 (4.35%) Guidewire
4 2 (4.35%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) FatWire
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) i2
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos