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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 78 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 29 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.15% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.03% 4.75% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 0
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£445 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -
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
577 505 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.73% 24.23% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 296 200
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 37 55
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.29 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.71 £34.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Birmingham -1 5 £450 +34.32% 2
Warwickshire +1 4 £550 - 2
Coventry +2 3 - - 3
Staffordshire +13 1 £425 +13.33% 3
Worcestershire - 1 £475 - 1
Solihull - - - - 1
West Bromwich - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
3 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.33%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (16.67%) Symfony
5 10 (16.67%) Zend
5 10 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 10 (16.67%) PHP
5 10 (16.67%) SQL
5 10 (16.67%) HTML
5 10 (16.67%) MySQL
5 10 (16.67%) Web Services
5 10 (16.67%) XML
5 10 (16.67%) CSS
5 10 (16.67%) Middleware
5 10 (16.67%) SOA
6 9 (15.00%) ITIL
6 9 (15.00%) .NET
7 8 (13.33%) SAP
7 8 (13.33%) Windows
7 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (11.67%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) LAN
1 7 (11.67%) WAN
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (3.33%) Network Security
4 2 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.67%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (1.67%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.33%) ReSharper
2 5 (8.33%) NUnit
2 5 (8.33%) MSBuild
2 5 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (8.33%) NCover
2 5 (8.33%) StyleCop
2 5 (8.33%) MSTest
2 5 (8.33%) NDepend
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) JMeter
3 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Architect
3 10 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Designer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) CRM Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Chief Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Chief Technical Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Symfony
1 10 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 10 (16.67%) Ember.js
1 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 10 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 10 (16.67%) HTML
1 10 (16.67%) Web Services
1 10 (16.67%) XML
1 10 (16.67%) CSS
1 10 (16.67%) Middleware
2 9 (15.00%) .NET
3 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.33%) XSD
4 5 (8.33%) XSLT
5 3 (5.00%) JSF
5 3 (5.00%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.67%) SOAP
6 1 (1.67%) RESTful
6 1 (1.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (6.67%) Open Source
4 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) DataPower
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) AIX
2 5 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.67%) SOA
4 9 (15.00%) ITIL
5 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (11.67%) TDD
6 6 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.00%) CRM
6 6 (10.00%) EAI
7 5 (8.33%) Project Management
7 5 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.33%) ATDD
7 5 (8.33%) BDD
8 4 (6.67%) Data Privacy
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Java
1 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.67%) PHP
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) ISSAP
4 2 (3.33%) MCSA
4 2 (3.33%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) HNC
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
3 10 (16.67%) Zend
4 8 (13.33%) SAP
5 6 (10.00%) HP
6 5 (8.33%) Software AG
6 5 (8.33%) webMethods
7 4 (6.67%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Brocade
8 3 (5.00%) CA
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix
9 2 (3.33%) Qualys
10 1 (1.67%) Thunderhead
10 1 (1.67%) Business Objects