The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Application Software
North West / Cheshire
Rank 52 79 69
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.65% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £263 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -44.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +15.33% -1.73%  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 169 310 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.71% 32.12% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 184 162
Median daily rate £350 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -4.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £547 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.74 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £42.00 £23.00
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in Cheshire

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire 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
Ellesmere Port - 1 £263 -
Enterprise Software
North West

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware