The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Application Software
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 55 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 0.78% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 2.82% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £600 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -36.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 182 177 186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.48% 27.57% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 108 98
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £38.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in Birmingham

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in Birmingham

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) JDBC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) SAML
2 3 (42.86%) ODBC
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Wiki
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Service Architect
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Applications
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Development
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Support
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) JDBC
2 3 (42.86%) ODBC
2 3 (42.86%) SAML
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft