Period
to 24 May 2018

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 May 2018 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 314 294
Rank change year-on-year +37 -20 +53
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 865 653 818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 0.78% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 2.31% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 381 546
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +4.79%
10th Percentile £334 £348 £305
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 2
England median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £29.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -3.96% -
10th Percentile £25.41 £11.00 £16.23
90th Percentile £54.25 £95.00 £44.08
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +19.64% -34.12% -

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 31,368 28,320 32,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.06% 33.92% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,744 18,467 21,737
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 987 997 1,093
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +18.43%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.25 £11.40
90th Percentile £52.60 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +17.48%

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 May 2018.

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 May 2018.

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 May 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 -8 392 £525 +5.00% 114
South East +9 153 £450 - 63
North of England +27 134 £400 - 84
Midlands +77 115 £494 +3.95% 32
West Midlands +57 95 £500 - 20
Yorkshire +17 67 £375 -1.32% 35
North West +28 65 £450 - 43
East of England -13 35 £463 +2.78% 23
South West +10 33 £325 -23.53% 21
East Midlands +12 20 £400 -11.11% 12
North East -14 4 £475 +21.41% 6
South Coast - 1 £700 -
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 425 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (30.40%) Java
3 236 (27.28%) Web Services
4 231 (26.71%) SQL
5 229 (26.47%) TDD
6 214 (24.74%) JavaScript
6 214 (24.74%) .NET
7 190 (21.97%) C#
7 190 (21.97%) Git (software)
7 190 (21.97%) BDD
8 179 (20.69%) Oracle
9 177 (20.46%) HTML
10 167 (19.31%) Linux
11 164 (18.96%) Jenkins
12 161 (18.61%) SQL Server
13 157 (18.15%) Finance
13 157 (18.15%) Scrum
14 151 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 148 (17.11%) ASP.NET
16 144 (16.65%) Continuous Integration
17 140 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
18 138 (15.95%) Microsoft
19 132 (15.26%) CSS
20 127 (14.68%) Test Automation
21 121 (13.99%) Spring
22 119 (13.76%) DevOps
23 117 (13.53%) MVC
24 116 (13.41%) RESTful
25 111 (12.83%) Windows
26 110 (12.72%) .NET Framework

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 65 (7.51%) Confluence
2 45 (5.20%) Tomcat
3 43 (4.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 41 (4.74%) WebLogic
5 40 (4.62%) JBoss
6 39 (4.51%) BizTalk Server
7 32 (3.70%) WebSphere
8 31 (3.58%) GlassFish
8 31 (3.58%) Liferay
9 26 (3.01%) Apache
10 23 (2.66%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (2.43%) SharePoint
12 13 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (1.27%) nginx
14 10 (1.16%) GemFire
15 9 (1.04%) SAS
16 7 (0.81%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.69%) InVision
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.35%) UXPin
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Flinto
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.97%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.35%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.35%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (0.23%) Maximo
4 2 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 151 (17.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 140 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (2.66%) SaaS
5 21 (2.43%) PaaS
6 16 (1.85%) GitHub
7 15 (1.73%) npm
8 13 (1.50%) Office 365
9 12 (1.39%) Serverless
9 12 (1.39%) Yarn
10 11 (1.27%) IaaS
10 11 (1.27%) Slack
11 9 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
13 7 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 6 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.69%) Force.com
14 6 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.54%) HTTP
2 21 (2.43%) Internet
3 16 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.73%) Firewall
5 11 (1.27%) HTTPS
6 10 (1.16%) SAN
7 9 (1.04%) SSL
8 8 (0.92%) DNS
8 8 (0.92%) Skype
8 8 (0.92%) tcpdump
8 8 (0.92%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.81%) NAS
10 6 (0.69%) WAN
11 5 (0.58%) LAN
11 5 (0.58%) Network Security
11 5 (0.58%) VPN
12 4 (0.46%) DHCP
12 4 (0.46%) FTP
12 4 (0.46%) SMTP
13 3 (0.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.71%) Relational Database
3 74 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
4 64 (7.40%) Oracle Database
5 55 (6.36%) MySQL
6 48 (5.55%) RDBMS
7 40 (4.62%) NoSQL
8 37 (4.28%) MongoDB
9 28 (3.24%) Oracle Database 12c
10 26 (3.01%) Big Data
11 21 (2.43%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.73%) Endeca
14 14 (1.62%) Apache Hive
14 14 (1.62%) HBase
14 14 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 190 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 164 (18.96%) Jenkins
3 89 (10.29%) JIRA
4 64 (7.40%) Subversion
5 58 (6.71%) Maven
6 56 (6.47%) Selenium
7 48 (5.55%) JUnit
8 32 (3.70%) Mockito
9 28 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (3.24%) Visual Studio
10 27 (3.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 26 (3.01%) Gradle
12 25 (2.89%) Cucumber
13 23 (2.66%) Eclipse
14 20 (2.31%) SonarQube
15 19 (2.20%) IntelliJ
15 19 (2.20%) Jasmine
15 19 (2.20%) ReSharper
15 19 (2.20%) SoapUI
16 18 (2.08%) XMLSpy
General
1 157 (18.15%) Finance
2 55 (6.36%) Banking
3 27 (3.12%) Investment Banking
4 25 (2.89%) Retail
5 15 (1.73%) Games
6 14 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.50%) Back Office
8 12 (1.39%) Law
8 12 (1.39%) Legal
9 10 (1.16%) Front Office
10 9 (1.04%) Marketing
11 8 (0.92%) Advertising
11 8 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.58%) French Language
12 5 (0.58%) German Language
13 3 (0.35%) Electronics
13 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.23%) Billing
14 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 423 (48.90%) Developer
2 141 (16.30%) Architect
3 132 (15.26%) Java Developer
4 101 (11.68%) .NET Developer
5 74 (8.55%) C# Developer
6 54 (6.24%) Senior Developer
7 46 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 40 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 40 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
9 39 (4.51%) Azure Developer
10 35 (4.05%) Project Manager
11 34 (3.93%) Analyst
12 32 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 31 (3.58%) Technical Architect
14 30 (3.47%) Integration Developer
15 25 (2.89%) Senior .NET Developer
16 24 (2.77%) Consultant
17 23 (2.66%) .NET Architect
17 23 (2.66%) AWS Architect
18 22 (2.54%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (27.28%) Web Services
2 214 (24.74%) .NET
3 177 (20.46%) HTML
4 148 (17.11%) ASP.NET
5 132 (15.26%) CSS
6 121 (13.99%) Spring
7 116 (13.41%) RESTful
8 110 (12.72%) .NET Framework
9 107 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 105 (12.14%) REST
11 84 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 78 (9.02%) XML
13 74 (8.55%) Middleware
14 68 (7.86%) AngularJS
15 65 (7.51%) SOAP
16 63 (7.28%) HTML5
17 53 (6.13%) Spring Boot
18 52 (6.01%) JAXB
19 48 (5.55%) J2EE
20 47 (5.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.44%) User Experience
3 58 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (4.28%) iPad
5 33 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 31 (3.58%) Management Information System
7 28 (3.24%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.89%) Public Cloud
9 22 (2.54%) Client/Server
10 19 (2.20%) Fixed Income
11 16 (1.85%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.85%) Social Media
12 15 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (1.62%) Equities
13 14 (1.62%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (1.16%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.16%) Online Games
16 9 (1.04%) Fintech
17 8 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (19.31%) Linux
2 111 (12.83%) Windows
3 89 (10.29%) Unix
4 46 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (2.89%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.04%) Android
7 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.58%) CentOS
8 5 (0.58%) Debian
9 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.35%) Windows NT
10 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.23%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (26.47%) TDD
3 190 (21.97%) BDD
4 157 (18.15%) Scrum
5 144 (16.65%) Continuous Integration
6 127 (14.68%) Test Automation
7 119 (13.76%) DevOps
8 117 (13.53%) MVC
9 101 (11.68%) Microservices
10 98 (11.33%) SOA
11 82 (9.48%) SDLC
12 77 (8.90%) Kanban
12 77 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
12 77 (8.90%) Software Engineering
13 74 (8.55%) Unit Testing
14 72 (8.32%) E-Commerce
15 53 (6.13%) OO
16 52 (6.01%) Project Management
17 49 (5.66%) Open Source
18 47 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 263 (30.40%) Java
2 231 (26.71%) SQL
3 214 (24.74%) JavaScript
4 190 (21.97%) C#
5 96 (11.10%) Python
6 57 (6.59%) Java 8
7 50 (5.78%) Perl
8 38 (4.39%) PL/SQL
8 38 (4.39%) T-SQL
8 38 (4.39%) VB.NET
9 34 (3.93%) PowerShell
10 32 (3.70%) Shell Script
11 26 (3.01%) Bash Shell
12 25 (2.89%) VB
13 18 (2.08%) C++
14 17 (1.97%) Ruby
14 17 (1.97%) Scala
15 16 (1.85%) TypeScript
16 15 (1.73%) VB6
17 12 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (6.36%) Degree
2 32 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.27%) Master's Degree
5 11 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.16%) PMP
7 8 (0.92%) CISSP
8 6 (0.69%) CISA
8 6 (0.69%) CISM
8 6 (0.69%) CRISC
9 5 (0.58%) CCNP
9 5 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.46%) MCSE
11 3 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.35%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.13%) QA
2 22 (2.54%) GDPR
3 13 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.50%) SLA
4 7 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.46%) PMO
6 2 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 80 (9.25%) Docker
2 32 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.46%) KVM
5 4 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.35%) XenApp
7 2 (0.23%) HDFS
7 2 (0.23%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.12%) vSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (8.21%) Ansible
2 58 (6.71%) Puppet
3 42 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 29 (3.35%) HP ALM
6 23 (2.66%) Terraform
7 20 (2.31%) Single Sign-On
8 11 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
9 9 (1.04%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.92%) Consul
11 7 (0.81%) Kibana
11 7 (0.81%) logstash
12 4 (0.46%) Packer
12 4 (0.46%) vMotion
12 4 (0.46%) vRealize
13 3 (0.35%) Nagios
13 3 (0.35%) Oozie
13 3 (0.35%) Rsyslog
13 3 (0.35%) SCCM
13 3 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 179 (20.69%) Oracle
2 138 (15.95%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.28%) Red Hat
4 32 (3.70%) HP
4 32 (3.70%) IBM
5 31 (3.58%) SAP
6 28 (3.24%) MuleSoft
7 22 (2.54%) CA
8 20 (2.31%) Atlassian
9 18 (2.08%) VMware
10 16 (1.85%) Google
11 15 (1.73%) ATG
12 14 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.27%) Informatica
14 10 (1.16%) Splunk
15 9 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
15 9 (1.04%) Cisco
15 9 (1.04%) Dell
15 9 (1.04%) Tableau
16 8 (0.92%) ServiceNow