Period
to 24 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 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.

Enterprise Application Software
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 289 301
Rank change year-on-year +31 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 857 826 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.03% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 2.77% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 576 419
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £360 £325 £349
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 6
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +69.64% -3.96%
10th Percentile £31.98 £27.08 £11.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £55.50 £95.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +69.64% -32.53%

Enterprise Software is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 27,009 29,845 28,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.53% 32.61% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,543 19,535 18,210
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £665 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 945 983
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.50 £19.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.77% +14.18% -2.74%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.77% +9.50% -4.76%

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
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 Enterprise Software within the England region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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 +61 398 £550 +10.00% 48
South East +38 154 £450 - 34
Midlands +19 110 £450 -10.00% 18
West Midlands +11 93 £475 -9.52% 9
North of England -47 79 £425 +6.25% 26
South West +6 55 £550 +75.30% 13
North West -3 53 £450 - 17
East of England +11 49 £463 - 11
Yorkshire -40 23 £419 +4.69% 7
East Midlands +16 17 £416 +0.91% 9
North East +11 3 £380 -24.00% 2
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 344 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (28.24%) .NET
3 238 (27.77%) Java
4 218 (25.44%) SQL
5 209 (24.39%) JavaScript
6 205 (23.92%) Finance
7 201 (23.45%) C#
8 193 (22.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 167 (19.49%) Web Services
10 163 (19.02%) Microservices
11 154 (17.97%) TDD
12 153 (17.85%) DevOps
13 142 (16.57%) SQL Server
14 139 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
15 136 (15.87%) REST
16 130 (15.17%) Scrum
17 125 (14.59%) Microsoft
18 123 (14.35%) HTML
19 114 (13.30%) SDLC
20 112 (13.07%) Git (software)
21 110 (12.84%) Jenkins
22 109 (12.72%) Docker
23 107 (12.49%) Continuous Integration
24 104 (12.14%) AngularJS
24 104 (12.14%) CSS
25 102 (11.90%) Oracle
26 94 (10.97%) ASP.NET
26 94 (10.97%) XML
27 89 (10.39%) Spring
27 89 (10.39%) React

Enterprise Software
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 52 (6.07%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.43%) JBoss
3 34 (3.97%) WebSphere
4 28 (3.27%) Confluence
5 25 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 18 (2.10%) Apache Spark
7 17 (1.98%) WebLogic
7 17 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.52%) Apache
10 12 (1.40%) GlassFish
11 9 (1.05%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.93%) JCAPS
12 8 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.82%) IIS
13 7 (0.82%) Mule
14 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.70%) Mule ESB
14 6 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) InVision
6 1 (0.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.70%) Magento
2 6 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (0.58%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.58%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.35%) Maximo
5 3 (0.35%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.35%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.23%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.23%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 193 (22.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (4.90%) Serverless
4 39 (4.55%) SaaS
5 29 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (3.15%) PaaS
7 26 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
8 23 (2.68%) Office 365
8 23 (2.68%) OpenShift
9 17 (1.98%) IaaS
9 17 (1.98%) Power Platform
10 15 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (1.75%) GitHub
11 12 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (1.28%) Azure Functions
13 10 (1.17%) Amazon ECS
14 9 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (1.05%) Boomi
14 9 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.63%) FTP
2 13 (1.52%) HTTP
2 13 (1.52%) SSL
3 11 (1.28%) Firewall
3 11 (1.28%) Internet
4 8 (0.93%) Skype
5 7 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.47%) DNS
6 4 (0.47%) SNMP
7 3 (0.35%) AMQP
7 3 (0.35%) Intranet
7 3 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.35%) WAN
8 2 (0.23%) 2.5G
8 2 (0.23%) 2G
8 2 (0.23%) 3G
8 2 (0.23%) 4G
8 2 (0.23%) LAN
8 2 (0.23%) MPLS
8 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.07%) NoSQL
3 50 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.50%) Big Data
5 24 (2.80%) MySQL
6 23 (2.68%) MongoDB
7 19 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 19 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.98%) DB2
9 16 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (1.75%) Power BI
11 12 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (1.28%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.17%) Cosmos DB
13 10 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 112 (13.07%) Git (software)
2 110 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 53 (6.18%) Maven
4 52 (6.07%) JIRA
5 36 (4.20%) JUnit
6 29 (3.38%) Bitbucket
6 29 (3.38%) Subversion
7 27 (3.15%) TeamCity
8 24 (2.80%) Ant
8 24 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (2.22%) Gradle
9 19 (2.22%) Mockito
10 18 (2.10%) Selenium
11 17 (1.98%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.40%) Artifactory
13 12 (1.40%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.17%) Mocha
14 10 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 205 (23.92%) Finance
2 59 (6.88%) Banking
3 34 (3.97%) Front Office
4 26 (3.03%) Retail
5 23 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.57%) Law
7 17 (1.98%) Back Office
8 14 (1.63%) Legal
8 14 (1.63%) Publishing
9 13 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.40%) Games
10 12 (1.40%) Marketing
11 9 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.47%) Advertising
13 4 (0.47%) Automotive
13 4 (0.47%) Billing
13 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 344 (40.14%) Developer
2 157 (18.32%) Architect
3 86 (10.04%) Java Developer
4 75 (8.75%) .NET Developer
5 58 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 51 (5.95%) C# Developer
7 50 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
8 48 (5.60%) Senior Developer
9 44 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 43 (5.02%) Technical Architect
11 42 (4.90%) Consultant
12 34 (3.97%) Python Developer
13 30 (3.50%) React Developer
14 28 (3.27%) Analyst
15 24 (2.80%) Cloud Architect
15 24 (2.80%) Integration Architect
15 24 (2.80%) Lead Developer
16 23 (2.68%) Azure Developer
16 23 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
17 22 (2.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (28.24%) .NET
2 167 (19.49%) Web Services
3 136 (15.87%) REST
4 123 (14.35%) HTML
5 104 (12.14%) AngularJS
5 104 (12.14%) CSS
6 94 (10.97%) ASP.NET
6 94 (10.97%) XML
7 89 (10.39%) React
7 89 (10.39%) Spring
8 87 (10.15%) .NET Framework
9 84 (9.80%) JSON
10 71 (8.28%) Node.js
10 71 (8.28%) SOAP
11 60 (7.00%) Middleware
12 57 (6.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 56 (6.53%) Java EE
14 52 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (5.60%) HTML5
16 43 (5.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (4.32%) User Experience
4 32 (3.73%) Hedge funds
5 26 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.33%) Cloud Native
8 17 (1.98%) N-Tier
8 17 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (1.87%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.17%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.05%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.93%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.82%) Reinsurance
13 7 (0.82%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.70%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.70%) Online Games
14 6 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (9.80%) Linux
2 71 (8.28%) Windows
3 29 (3.38%) Unix
4 20 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.10%) Android
7 14 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.28%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.58%) Solaris
11 4 (0.47%) VMS
11 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.23%) AIX
12 2 (0.23%) CentOS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (19.02%) Microservices
3 154 (17.97%) TDD
4 153 (17.85%) DevOps
5 130 (15.17%) Scrum
6 114 (13.30%) SDLC
7 107 (12.49%) Continuous Integration
8 83 (9.68%) BDD
8 83 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
9 82 (9.57%) SOA
10 78 (9.10%) MVC
11 71 (8.28%) Kanban
12 63 (7.35%) Test Automation
13 56 (6.53%) Project Management
14 55 (6.42%) Unit Testing
15 52 (6.07%) Configuration Management
16 50 (5.83%) ITIL
16 50 (5.83%) Migration
17 49 (5.72%) Analytics
17 49 (5.72%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 238 (27.77%) Java
2 218 (25.44%) SQL
3 209 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 201 (23.45%) C#
5 80 (9.33%) Python
6 32 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 30 (3.50%) Java 8
8 28 (3.27%) PowerShell
9 25 (2.92%) ES6
10 21 (2.45%) PHP
10 21 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 16 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 15 (1.75%) Ruby
13 12 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.40%) XPath
14 11 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.28%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.17%) Perl
16 9 (1.05%) C
17 8 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 55 (6.42%) Degree
2 49 (5.72%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.05%) ISEB
5 9 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.93%) RHCSA
7 7 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.70%) PMP
9 5 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.47%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.35%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.35%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.23%) MCSA
12 2 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.78%) QA
2 20 (2.33%) GDPR
3 12 (1.40%) SLA
4 8 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.82%) PMO
6 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 109 (12.72%) Docker
2 66 (7.70%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.47%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.35%) HDFS
6 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.23%) XenApp
6 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 44 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 41 (4.78%) Ansible
3 38 (4.43%) Puppet
4 30 (3.50%) Terraform
5 26 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (2.45%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (1.28%) SCCM
8 9 (1.05%) HP ALM
9 8 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (0.82%) Consul
10 7 (0.82%) Control-M
10 7 (0.82%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.58%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.47%) logstash
12 4 (0.47%) MOM
13 3 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
14 2 (0.23%) Mesos
14 2 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 125 (14.59%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.90%) Oracle
3 33 (3.85%) SAP
4 27 (3.15%) Google
5 26 (3.03%) IBM
6 23 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 20 (2.33%) MuleSoft
9 15 (1.75%) HP
9 15 (1.75%) Xamarin
10 13 (1.52%) VMware
11 11 (1.28%) Dell
12 10 (1.17%) Tableau
13 9 (1.05%) Informatica
13 9 (1.05%) Remedy
14 8 (0.93%) Dynatrace
14 8 (0.93%) Proofpoint
15 7 (0.82%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
15 7 (0.82%) hybris