Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 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
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 294 263 315
Rank change year-on-year -31 +52 -13
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 204 779 806
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.73% 1.01% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 3.20% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 561 595
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £325 £358 £324
90th Percentile £650 £638 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 5
Median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -14.63%
10th Percentile £35.00 £31.85 £20.85
90th Percentile £55.00 £82.50 £53.50
UK median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.43% - -14.63%

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 9,688 24,348 30,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.56% 31.44% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,260 15,689 20,445
Median daily rate £480 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 945 959
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.56 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.70% +6.50% +2.07%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.55 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.00 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £31.61 £22.16 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.66% +10.79% -

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Software in England.

Daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Enterprise Software in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Software in England.

Hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in England

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Enterprise Software in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 +17 128 £500 -9.09% 51
South East +91 26 £613 +41.62% 27
North of England +54 20 £400 -11.11% 42
North West +53 13 £405 -10.00% 21
Midlands +8 10 £520 +22.35% 17
South West +39 7 £475 +5.56% 15
West Midlands +2 7 £413 -8.33% 12
Yorkshire +66 5 £325 -22.62% 17
East of England +56 4 £500 +8.11% 11
East Midlands +35 2 £520 +27.61% 5
North East +19 2 £430 -5.49% 4
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 87 (42.65%) Java
1 87 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.43%) Jenkins
3 54 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 50 (24.51%) Finance
5 48 (23.53%) Spring
6 45 (22.06%) REST
6 45 (22.06%) Oracle
7 43 (21.08%) HTML
8 42 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (20.10%) DevOps
10 32 (15.69%) Scrum
11 31 (15.20%) Linux
11 31 (15.20%) Python
11 31 (15.20%) Azure
11 31 (15.20%) Microservices
12 30 (14.71%) HTML5
12 30 (14.71%) Web Development
12 30 (14.71%) Web Services
13 29 (14.22%) AWS
13 29 (14.22%) Relational Database
14 28 (13.73%) Multithreading
15 27 (13.24%) Spring Boot
16 26 (12.75%) Windows
16 26 (12.75%) OO
16 26 (12.75%) Git (software)
16 26 (12.75%) Open Source
16 26 (12.75%) High Availability
17 25 (12.25%) JSON
17 25 (12.25%) XML

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 19 (9.31%) Red Hat Fuse
2 16 (7.84%) Apache
3 9 (4.41%) JBoss
3 9 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.43%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.94%) Anypoint
6 6 (2.94%) Confluence
7 5 (2.45%) nginx
7 5 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.96%) CMS
9 3 (1.47%) Headless CMS
10 2 (0.98%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.49%) IIS
11 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.49%) SAS
11 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (0.49%) CATIA
3 1 (0.49%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.49%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Magento
2 3 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.98%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (0.98%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.98%) StreamServe
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.49%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.49%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.20%) Azure
2 29 (14.22%) AWS
3 17 (8.33%) SaaS
4 16 (7.84%) PaaS
5 15 (7.35%) GitHub
6 11 (5.39%) GCP
7 10 (4.90%) Office 365
8 9 (4.41%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (3.92%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (3.43%) IaaS
11 6 (2.94%) Apigee
12 5 (2.45%) Power Platform
13 4 (1.96%) OneDrive
13 4 (1.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 4 (1.96%) Serverless
14 3 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.39%) HTTP
2 6 (2.94%) DNS
3 5 (2.45%) Firewall
3 5 (2.45%) SSL
4 4 (1.96%) FTP
5 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.98%) Internet
7 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.49%) LAN
7 1 (0.49%) SAN
7 1 (0.49%) Skype
7 1 (0.49%) VPN
7 1 (0.49%) WAN
7 1 (0.49%) WebEx
7 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.22%) Relational Database
2 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.35%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.86%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.90%) MySQL
5 10 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.41%) Redis
7 6 (2.94%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (2.45%) Big Data
8 5 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.45%) Power BI
9 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.47%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.98%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.98%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 58 (28.43%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.84%) JIRA
4 15 (7.35%) JUnit
5 14 (6.86%) Gradle
6 11 (5.39%) JMeter
6 11 (5.39%) Maven
7 8 (3.92%) Ant
7 8 (3.92%) Selenium
7 8 (3.92%) SonarQube
8 7 (3.43%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.43%) Mockito
9 6 (2.94%) Cypress.io
9 6 (2.94%) git-flow
9 6 (2.94%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.45%) Mocha
11 4 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.96%) NUnit
11 4 (1.96%) SOAtest
11 4 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 50 (24.51%) Finance
2 21 (10.29%) Banking
3 13 (6.37%) Public Sector
4 8 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.45%) Legal
6 5 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.45%) Marketing
7 3 (1.47%) Advertising
7 3 (1.47%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.98%) Front Office
8 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) Retail
9 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.49%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (36.27%) Developer
2 51 (25.00%) Architect
3 28 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 11 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (4.90%) Consultant
5 10 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (3.92%) Analyst
6 8 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (3.92%) Java Architect
6 8 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 8 (3.92%) Salesforce Architect
7 7 (3.43%) AWS Developer
7 7 (3.43%) Java Solutions Architect
8 6 (2.94%) Applications Developer
8 6 (2.94%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (2.94%) HTML Developer
8 6 (2.94%) Python Developer
8 6 (2.94%) React Developer
8 6 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.53%) Spring
2 45 (22.06%) REST
3 43 (21.08%) HTML
4 30 (14.71%) HTML5
4 30 (14.71%) Web Services
5 27 (13.24%) Spring Boot
6 25 (12.25%) JSON
6 25 (12.25%) XML
7 24 (11.76%) RESTful
8 23 (11.27%) AngularJS
9 20 (9.80%) Apache Camel
9 20 (9.80%) SOAP
10 19 (9.31%) JMS
11 18 (8.82%) CSS
11 18 (8.82%) J2EE
11 18 (8.82%) Middleware
12 17 (8.33%) Node.js
13 16 (7.84%) JDBC
14 15 (7.35%) Hibernate
15 14 (6.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.80%) Clustering
2 17 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.84%) User Experience
4 11 (5.39%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.43%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.96%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.96%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.47%) CMDB
10 3 (1.47%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.98%) iSeries
11 2 (0.98%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.20%) Linux
2 26 (12.75%) Windows
3 13 (6.37%) Unix
4 7 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.98%) AIX
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.49%) VMS
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (20.10%) DevOps
4 32 (15.69%) Scrum
5 31 (15.20%) Microservices
6 30 (14.71%) Web Development
7 28 (13.73%) Multithreading
8 26 (12.75%) High Availability
8 26 (12.75%) OO
8 26 (12.75%) Open Source
9 24 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (10.29%) SDLC
11 19 (9.31%) API Development
11 19 (9.31%) Test Automation
12 17 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (7.84%) Multithreaded Programming
13 16 (7.84%) Scalability Testing
14 14 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (6.37%) Computer Science
15 13 (6.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.65%) Java
2 54 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 31 (15.20%) Python
4 24 (11.76%) SQL
5 13 (6.37%) Java 8
6 10 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.41%) Apex Code
8 8 (3.92%) C#
8 8 (3.92%) Perl
9 7 (3.43%) Kotlin
9 7 (3.43%) PHP
10 6 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.45%) Ruby
12 4 (1.96%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.47%) C
13 3 (1.47%) Go
13 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.47%) Scala
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.33%) Degree
4 12 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.41%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.98%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.49%) HNC
8 1 (0.49%) HND
8 1 (0.49%) ISEB
8 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.49%) MBA
8 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.49%) PhD
8 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.35%) QA
2 6 (2.94%) SLA
3 4 (1.96%) MiFID
4 3 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.47%) GDPR
5 2 (0.98%) GxP
5 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.49%) FINREP
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.49%) NIST
6 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.86%) Docker
3 6 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.49%) NDS
5 1 (0.49%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.49%) XenApp
5 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.43%) Ansible
3 6 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.45%) Grafana
5 4 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.96%) Puppet
5 4 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.47%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.47%) SCCM
6 3 (1.47%) Terraform
7 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.98%) Nagios
7 2 (0.98%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 2 (0.98%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.98%) Salt
7 2 (0.98%) SCOM
8 1 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.49%) Kibana
8 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (22.06%) Oracle
2 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.35%) MuleSoft
4 14 (6.86%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.90%) Pega
5 10 (4.90%) SAP
6 9 (4.41%) VMware
7 8 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.43%) HP
9 6 (2.94%) Google
10 5 (2.45%) Citrix
10 5 (2.45%) Splunk
10 5 (2.45%) Sybase
11 4 (1.96%) Bloomberg
11 4 (1.96%) Spotify
12 3 (1.47%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.47%) Delphix
12 3 (1.47%) Informatica
12 3 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.47%) webMethods