Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 796 812
Rank change year-on-year -48 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 21 37 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.041% 0.071%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% 0.50% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 47
England median daily rate £463 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.91% +4.76% +50.00%
10th Percentile £401 £458 £437
90th Percentile £755 £753 £623
UK median daily rate £475 £513 £525
% change year-on-year -7.36% -2.33% +35.48%
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 5,956 7,459 8,131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.33% 8.21% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,489 4,459 4,956
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £295
90th Percentile £675 £650 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 97 92
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +1.01% +14.37%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.26
90th Percentile £66.25 £57.50 £85.21
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.26% +8.00% +11.11%

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 September 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 September 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 -17 11 £550 -12.00% 3
South East -24 5 £480 -4.05%
Midlands -18 3 £425 -12.87% 1
East of England +3 2 £438 -39.66%
West Midlands -29 2 £425 -8.11% 1
East Midlands +6 1 - -
BusinessWorks
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 21 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle
3 11 (52.38%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (42.86%) Middleware
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) Rendezvous
7 6 (28.57%) TIBCO Hawk
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
8 5 (23.81%) Solaris
8 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) REST
8 5 (23.81%) SDLC
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) TIBCO iProcess
9 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Remedy
9 4 (19.05%) XSLT
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Perl
10 3 (14.29%) SOAP
10 3 (14.29%) Apache
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (14.29%) Back Office

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 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (9.52%) Kondor
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 5 (23.81%) TIBCO Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) TIBCO Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Kondor Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) TIBCO Architect
4 2 (9.52%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) TIBCO Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) FX Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) TIBCO EMS
2 9 (42.86%) Middleware
3 6 (28.57%) JMS
3 6 (28.57%) Rendezvous
3 6 (28.57%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) REST
5 4 (19.05%) XSLT
6 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) RESTful
7 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (4.76%) HTML
8 1 (4.76%) J2EE
8 1 (4.76%) Kafka
8 1 (4.76%) Node.js
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Fedora
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) SOA
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Runbook
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) API Design
6 1 (4.76%) API Development
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) AWK
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Remedy
4 3 (14.29%) Mashery
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) JD Edwards
5 2 (9.52%) Misys
5 2 (9.52%) Reuters
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) Capita
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.76%) Siebel
6 1 (4.76%) webMethods
6 1 (4.76%) WSO2