Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BusinessWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessWorks over the 6 months to 20 April 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.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 827 798 778
Rank change year-on-year -29 -20 -33
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 31 31 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.036% 0.063%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.48% 0.43% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 31
England median daily rate £525 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +29.41% -
10th Percentile £410 £400 £300
90th Percentile £575 £650 £538
UK median daily rate £480 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -1.54% +14.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £65.00 - -

BusinessWorks is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,452 7,178 7,754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.96% 8.36% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,851 4,280 4,616
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 92 96
England median hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.97% -4.62% +60.49%
10th Percentile £9.85 £10.14 £13.38
90th Percentile £60.05 £57.95 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £31.48 £34.36
% change year-on-year -20.57% -8.38% +28.05%

BusinessWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BusinessWorks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessWorks in England

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessWorks in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessWorks in England

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessWorks in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessWorks in England

BusinessWorks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessWorks in England

BusinessWorks
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the England region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
South East -21 10 £485 -19.17% 1
London -42 10 £425 -29.17% 2
East of England - 7 £525 - 1
Midlands 0 4 £550 +83.33%
North of England -9 3 £550 +29.41%
Yorkshire -14 3 £550 +22.22%
West Midlands - 3 £550 -
East Midlands +5 1 - -
BusinessWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks 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 England region with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 31 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 19 (61.29%) SOA
3 18 (58.06%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) Oracle
5 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) TIBCO EMS
6 10 (32.26%) TIBCO Hawk
6 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Unix
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (29.03%) REST
8 7 (22.58%) JSON
8 7 (22.58%) Middleware
8 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
9 6 (19.35%) Rendezvous
9 6 (19.35%) Apache
9 6 (19.35%) Mashery
10 5 (16.13%) DevOps
10 5 (16.13%) Kafka
10 5 (16.13%) Open Source
10 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (16.13%) JMS
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) JBoss

BusinessWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (29.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 5 (16.13%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Synapse
4 3 (9.68%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (6.45%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
1 3 (9.68%) SSL
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) Ant
3 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) ANTLR
4 1 (3.23%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) TIBCO Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) TIBCO Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (16.13%) TIBCO Developer
6 4 (12.90%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
7 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce Support
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Open Source Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Security Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Security Technical Architect
7 3 (9.68%) SOA Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Integration Developer
8 2 (6.45%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) TIBCO EMS
2 9 (29.03%) REST
3 7 (22.58%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) Middleware
4 6 (19.35%) Rendezvous
5 5 (16.13%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (16.13%) JMS
5 5 (16.13%) Kafka
5 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE
6 4 (12.90%) RESTful
6 4 (12.90%) WSDL
7 3 (9.68%) .NET
7 3 (9.68%) Apache Camel
7 3 (9.68%) Velocity
7 3 (9.68%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) Node.js
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
8 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Derivative
1 3 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (9.68%) TM Forum
2 1 (3.23%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) Fedora
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) SOA
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Loose Coupling
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) ArchiMate
4 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (9.68%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Grafana
3 1 (3.23%) Kibana
3 1 (3.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Mashery
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.90%) Remedy
6 3 (9.68%) BMC
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) F5
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) Splunk
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
7 2 (6.45%) MuleSoft
7 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) Siebel
7 2 (6.45%) Sun
7 2 (6.45%) WSO2