Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 295 303
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 +29
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 829 819 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.87% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 2.50% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 584 593
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £341 £300
90th Percentile £685 £650 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
England median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £36.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +11.75% -26.63%
10th Percentile £21.13 £18.90 £28.12
90th Percentile £62.38 £55.10 £44.71
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +0.61% -4.65% -13.84%

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 32,681 32,806 33,762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.39% 34.67% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,799 21,905 22,212
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £253
90th Percentile £669 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 988 981 1,154
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.17 £11.63
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.86% +0.60% +5.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -11 366 £550 +10.00% 108
South East +20 171 £440 +10.00% 73
North of England -4 122 £450 -10.00% 66
Midlands +7 98 £513 +14.53% 27
West Midlands +23 83 £525 +16.67% 21
Yorkshire -7 67 £450 -18.18% 35
North West -4 53 £450 -26.23% 27
East of England -14 46 £425 +9.68% 12
South West -33 21 £538 +45.76% 20
East Midlands -13 15 £475 +15.85% 6
North East -11 2 £525 -13.93% 4
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 438 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (29.31%) SQL
3 233 (28.11%) .NET
4 210 (25.33%) Java
5 201 (24.25%) JavaScript
6 195 (23.52%) C#
7 183 (22.07%) SQL Server
8 172 (20.75%) Scrum
9 163 (19.66%) Finance
10 159 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 140 (16.89%) TDD
11 140 (16.89%) HTML
12 139 (16.77%) DevOps
13 134 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (15.92%) Git (software)
15 130 (15.68%) Microsoft
16 129 (15.56%) Web Services
17 126 (15.20%) XML
17 126 (15.20%) Microservices
18 123 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
19 112 (13.51%) ASP.NET
20 111 (13.39%) CSS
21 109 (13.15%) Windows
22 104 (12.55%) .NET Framework
23 98 (11.82%) Python
23 98 (11.82%) BDD
23 98 (11.82%) SDLC
24 97 (11.70%) SOA
25 96 (11.58%) Docker
26 95 (11.46%) Oracle

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 41 (4.95%) Confluence
2 24 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (2.90%) JBoss
3 19 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 14 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.21%) CMS
7 10 (1.21%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.09%) Anypoint
8 9 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (0.97%) Mule
10 7 (0.84%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (0.84%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.72%) ArcGIS
11 6 (0.72%) IIS
12 5 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.72%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.72%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.36%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.12%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 159 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (5.31%) SaaS
4 31 (3.74%) PaaS
5 29 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (3.02%) IaaS
7 21 (2.53%) Office 365
8 17 (2.05%) Boomi
9 16 (1.93%) Serverless
10 13 (1.57%) Apigee
11 12 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (1.09%) npm
15 8 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.97%) Azure Data Factory
15 8 (0.97%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 16 (1.93%) Firewall
3 15 (1.81%) SAN
4 14 (1.69%) SSL
5 9 (1.09%) FTP
5 9 (1.09%) Internet
5 9 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
5 9 (1.09%) SNMP
6 8 (0.97%) HTTP
6 8 (0.97%) SSH
7 7 (0.84%) Skype
7 7 (0.84%) VPN
7 7 (0.84%) WAN
8 6 (0.72%) LAN
8 6 (0.72%) Network Security
9 5 (0.60%) NAS
10 3 (0.36%) AMQP
10 3 (0.36%) DMZ
10 3 (0.36%) PPTP
10 3 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 80 (9.65%) NoSQL
3 53 (6.39%) MongoDB
4 44 (5.31%) Relational Database
5 40 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (3.26%) MySQL
8 26 (3.14%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.17%) Big Data
10 18 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 18 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.21%) Impala
14 9 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.97%) Redis
16 7 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 132 (15.92%) Git (software)
2 91 (10.98%) JIRA
2 91 (10.98%) Subversion
3 87 (10.49%) Jenkins
4 47 (5.67%) Maven
5 36 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (2.17%) Ant
7 18 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 16 (1.93%) Jasmine
8 16 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (1.57%) Bitbucket
10 12 (1.45%) Mocha
10 12 (1.45%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (1.21%) Selenium
12 9 (1.09%) Gradle
13 8 (0.97%) Apache Ivy
14 6 (0.72%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 163 (19.66%) Finance
2 87 (10.49%) Banking
3 56 (6.76%) Investment Banking
4 36 (4.34%) Front Office
5 30 (3.62%) Retail
6 18 (2.17%) Back Office
7 14 (1.69%) Marketing
8 13 (1.57%) Games
9 11 (1.33%) Legal
10 10 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.72%) Advertising
11 6 (0.72%) Billing
11 6 (0.72%) Law
12 5 (0.60%) Prime Brokerage
13 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.48%) Publishing
14 3 (0.36%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
16 1 (0.12%) German Language
16 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 384 (46.32%) Developer
2 121 (14.60%) Architect
3 105 (12.67%) C# Developer
4 97 (11.70%) .NET Developer
5 89 (10.74%) Java Developer
6 54 (6.51%) Senior Developer
7 50 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 47 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (4.95%) Analyst
10 38 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (4.34%) Project Manager
12 31 (3.74%) Consultant
13 30 (3.62%) Azure Developer
14 29 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
15 27 (3.26%) Credit Risk Developer
15 27 (3.26%) Market Risk Developer
16 26 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 26 (3.14%) C# WCF Developer
16 26 (3.14%) WCF Developer
17 24 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (28.11%) .NET
2 140 (16.89%) HTML
3 129 (15.56%) Web Services
4 126 (15.20%) XML
5 112 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 111 (13.39%) CSS
7 104 (12.55%) .NET Framework
8 91 (10.98%) REST
9 90 (10.86%) JSON
10 79 (9.53%) AngularJS
11 73 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 68 (8.20%) SOAP
12 68 (8.20%) Spring
13 67 (8.08%) jQuery
14 64 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 59 (7.12%) RESTful
16 58 (7.00%) Node.js
17 57 (6.88%) Middleware
18 54 (6.51%) HTML5
19 45 (5.43%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.24%) Fixed Income
2 44 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.10%) User Experience
4 30 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (3.38%) Credit Risk
5 28 (3.38%) Market Risk
6 23 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (2.17%) Replication
9 17 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.05%) Equities
9 17 (2.05%) Fintech
9 17 (2.05%) Virtual Team
10 16 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.57%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.33%) Online Games
13 9 (1.09%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.09%) iPad
14 8 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 109 (13.15%) Windows
2 87 (10.49%) Linux
3 35 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.65%) Unix
6 13 (1.57%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.60%) Solaris
8 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.48%) Android
9 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.36%) AIX
10 3 (0.36%) HPUX
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (20.75%) Scrum
3 140 (16.89%) TDD
4 139 (16.77%) DevOps
5 134 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
6 126 (15.20%) Microservices
7 98 (11.82%) BDD
7 98 (11.82%) SDLC
8 97 (11.70%) SOA
9 94 (11.34%) MVC
10 91 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
11 85 (10.25%) Integration Testing
12 76 (9.17%) Test Scripting
13 74 (8.93%) Kanban
14 72 (8.69%) Project Management
15 65 (7.84%) Software Engineering
16 64 (7.72%) Test Automation
17 61 (7.36%) Software Delivery
17 61 (7.36%) Technical Analysis
18 59 (7.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 243 (29.31%) SQL
2 210 (25.33%) Java
3 201 (24.25%) JavaScript
4 195 (23.52%) C#
5 98 (11.82%) Python
6 68 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 42 (5.07%) Java 8
8 36 (4.34%) PowerShell
9 32 (3.86%) Perl
10 26 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 24 (2.90%) C++
12 23 (2.77%) PHP
13 18 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.93%) Ruby
15 15 (1.81%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.45%) C
16 12 (1.45%) Scala
16 12 (1.45%) VB
17 11 (1.33%) XPath
18 10 (1.21%) ES6
Qualifications
1 59 (7.12%) Security Cleared
2 54 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 41 (4.95%) Degree
4 15 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.84%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.84%) RHCE
7 6 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.72%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.60%) MCP
9 4 (0.48%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.48%) ISEB
9 4 (0.48%) MCSA
9 4 (0.48%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.36%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.36%) PMP
10 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.89%) QA
2 13 (1.57%) SLA
3 11 (1.33%) PMO
4 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.24%) GDPR
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 96 (11.58%) Docker
2 31 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.09%) Firmware
4 7 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.48%) vSphere
6 3 (0.36%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.24%) HDFS
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (5.67%) Ansible
2 42 (5.07%) Terraform
3 39 (4.70%) Puppet
4 27 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (2.65%) SCCM
6 21 (2.53%) Kubernetes
7 14 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 13 (1.57%) ZABBIX
9 12 (1.45%) Consul
10 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.84%) Mesos
12 6 (0.72%) MOM
12 6 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.36%) CA Endevor
14 3 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.36%) OMEGAMON
15 2 (0.24%) Oozie
16 1 (0.12%) Kibana
16 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 130 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 95 (11.46%) Oracle
3 31 (3.74%) SAP
4 30 (3.62%) Red Hat
5 23 (2.77%) Dell
6 22 (2.65%) Google
6 22 (2.65%) IBM
7 21 (2.53%) Tableau
8 20 (2.41%) Informatica
9 16 (1.93%) Sybase
10 15 (1.81%) VMware
11 14 (1.69%) MuleSoft
12 13 (1.57%) Atlassian
13 10 (1.21%) Cisco
13 10 (1.21%) Cloudera
13 10 (1.21%) Splunk
13 10 (1.21%) TIBCO
14 9 (1.09%) Software AG
15 8 (0.97%) HP
15 8 (0.97%) Salesforce.com