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 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 99 106 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 26 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.43% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.95% 1.74% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 1
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£550 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.49 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -0.02%
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
658 575 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.81% 24.60% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 264 176
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £168 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 46 29
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% -0.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £14.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 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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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 -3 8 £538 +53.57% 3
Coventry +6 5 £550 - 3
Warwickshire - 4 £650 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 £425 - 4
Enterprise Software
England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (41.67%) SOA
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Web Services
3 10 (27.78%) XML
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) MS Office
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 9 (25.00%) EAI
4 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 9 (25.00%) WAN
4 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Oracle
6 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) XSLT
7 6 (16.67%) SOAP
8 5 (13.89%) IBM
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.89%) Java EE
9 4 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
9 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
10 3 (8.33%) SAP
10 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.33%) .NET
10 3 (8.33%) J2EE
10 3 (8.33%) Process Management
10 3 (8.33%) Middleware
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) AquaLogic
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.78%) QlikView
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Xcode
2 1 (2.78%) JMeter
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.78%) Juju
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (8.33%) Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Applications Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
10 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Consultant
10 1 (2.78%) Release Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
1 10 (27.78%) XML
2 6 (16.67%) XSLT
2 6 (16.67%) SOAP
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (13.89%) Java EE
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (5.56%) XMPP
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) JSF
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) SOA
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) EAI
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
4 3 (8.33%) Process Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (5.56%) Use Case
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) RAD
6 1 (2.78%) BPR
6 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.78%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) XQuery
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) MCPD
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) LXC
2 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.78%) OpenView
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) i2
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) VMware