Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 833 830
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3 -14
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 17 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.042% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 17
England median daily rate £450 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £481 £335
90th Percentile £755 £763 £605
UK median daily rate £463 £550 £440
% change year-on-year -15.91% +25.00% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 6,081 7,684 8,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.34% 8.08% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,625 4,732 4,929
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 72 79
England median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.58% -15.31% -15.52%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.55 £7.80
90th Percentile £69.75 £60.54 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.04% -18.33%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
London +21 12 £500 -28.57%
South East -21 3 £463 -17.78%
Midlands -13 2 £425 -22.73%
West Midlands -31 2 £425 -22.73%
BusinessWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) TIBCO EMS
4 8 (47.06%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) XSLT
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) JMS
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) TIBCO Hawk
7 5 (29.41%) Middleware
8 4 (23.53%) Rendezvous
8 4 (23.53%) Perl
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) SOA
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (23.53%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (17.65%) TIBCO iProcess
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) XPath
9 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 3 (17.65%) Maven
9 3 (17.65%) Solaris
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

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 2 (11.76%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (11.76%) Kondor
2 2 (11.76%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) TIBCO Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Kondor Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Workflow Developer
5 2 (11.76%) TIBCO Architect
5 2 (11.76%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) TIBCO Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) TIBCO EMS
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) JMS
3 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 4 (23.53%) Rendezvous
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Spring
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.76%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 4 (23.53%) SOA
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (5.88%) API Design
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) AWK
4 3 (17.65%) XPath
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Bloomberg
4 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
4 2 (11.76%) Misys
4 2 (11.76%) Reuters
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) StreamBase