Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 176 183
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing E-business 3 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.064% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +47.83% -
10th Percentile £381 £396 £125
90th Percentile £578 £475 £472
England median daily rate £463 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.17% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £32.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -

E-business is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,947 3,692 3,995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.09% 82.48% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,266 2,173 2,344
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £217 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 270 375
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.50 £12.63
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.81 £50.68
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in the East of England

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-business in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in the East of England

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-business in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-business in the East of England

E-business
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-business in the East of England

E-business
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -11 3 £475 +11.76%
E-business
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for E-business.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Planview
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) AS 2805
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Unix

E-business
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Business Improvement Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Manager
1 1 (33.33%) E-Business Support
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Process Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 1 (33.33%) BPR
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Case Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Human Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) AS 2805
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Planview
1 1 (33.33%) VMware