The first table below looks at the demand for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 96 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing E-business 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.077% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.19% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +105.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1333 945 1282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 75.95% 72.64% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 495 713
Average daily rate £350 £325 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 29
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% +6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £12.21 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £30.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
E-business
Yorkshire

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the West Yorkshire region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the West Yorkshire region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

E-business
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 1 £403 -
Leeds - - - -
E-business
Yorkshire

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (16.67%) French Language
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing E-business 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 E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DBA
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) E-Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Sun