The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enterprise Application Software
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 28 46
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.08% 2.61% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.61% 11.43% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £388 £325 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -30.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +15.33% -1.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -75.55% -  

Enterprise Software is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 83 70 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 29.96% 22.88% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 40 65
Median daily rate £378 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.62% -10.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £590 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Enterprise Software as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Software in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in Bedfordshire

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +7 1 £388 +19.23%
Enterprise Software
East of England

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) RAD
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JSR 168
2 3 (60.00%) JSR 286
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (60.00%) OSGi
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365

Enterprise Software
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (60.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JSF
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) JSR 168
2 3 (60.00%) JSR 286
2 3 (60.00%) OSGi
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) RAD
1 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) BEA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO