Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 298 291
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +25
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 786 775 877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 2.48% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 522 609
England median daily rate £488 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £325 £350 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £488 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +8.33% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £20.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +121.21% -59.32%
10th Percentile £29.35 £21.20 £14.60
90th Percentile £55.00 £54.30 £27.04
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% -22.86%

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 32,120 31,259 34,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.49% 34.45% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,239 20,623 22,599
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £284 £269 £255
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 981 958 1,145
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.15 £46.83
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year +2.38% +4.35% +8.78%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 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 -46 342 £519 +3.75% 110
North of England +43 164 £425 -15.00% 78
South East -26 123 £450 +12.50% 70
Midlands +18 89 £525 +25.75% 37
Yorkshire +24 85 £400 -21.95% 43
West Midlands +23 78 £525 +13.51% 19
North West +22 78 £450 -26.23% 31
East of England -24 48 £450 +16.13% 22
South West -18 17 £450 -10.00% 30
East Midlands -6 11 £481 +18.83% 18
North East -29 1 £525 -13.93% 4
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 405 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (31.30%) SQL
3 224 (28.50%) .NET
4 213 (27.10%) JavaScript
5 203 (25.83%) Java
6 190 (24.17%) C#
7 163 (20.74%) SQL Server
8 159 (20.23%) Finance
9 158 (20.10%) TDD
10 156 (19.85%) Scrum
11 155 (19.72%) Web Services
12 154 (19.59%) HTML
12 154 (19.59%) Git (software)
13 151 (19.21%) Microsoft
14 150 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
15 146 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
16 140 (17.81%) ASP.NET
17 130 (16.54%) BDD
18 121 (15.39%) DevOps
19 119 (15.14%) CSS
20 115 (14.63%) MVC
21 111 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
22 109 (13.87%) Linux
23 105 (13.36%) Python
24 99 (12.60%) Microservices
25 98 (12.47%) Problem-Solving
26 96 (12.21%) .NET Framework
27 95 (12.09%) Windows
28 94 (11.96%) Oracle
28 94 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (5.22%) Confluence
2 28 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (3.44%) JBoss
4 26 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (3.31%) WebSphere
5 25 (3.18%) WebLogic
6 20 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 14 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.27%) Apache
10 10 (1.27%) CMS
11 9 (1.15%) Anypoint
11 9 (1.15%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.89%) ArcGIS
13 7 (0.89%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.89%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.13%) Flinto
4 1 (0.13%) InVision
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.38%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.38%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 146 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (4.33%) SaaS
4 29 (3.69%) PaaS
5 28 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.29%) IaaS
6 18 (2.29%) Serverless
7 15 (1.91%) Office 365
8 14 (1.78%) Azure Data Factory
9 13 (1.65%) Boomi
9 13 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (1.15%) npm
13 6 (0.76%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.76%) GitHub
13 6 (0.76%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.51%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.91%) SAN
2 14 (1.78%) HTTP
3 12 (1.53%) Firewall
4 8 (1.02%) SSH
4 8 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.89%) Internet
6 6 (0.76%) NAS
6 6 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (0.76%) SSL
6 6 (0.76%) VPN
7 5 (0.64%) Network Security
8 4 (0.51%) DNS
8 4 (0.51%) FTP
9 3 (0.38%) AMQP
9 3 (0.38%) IPsec
9 3 (0.38%) PPTP
9 3 (0.38%) Skype
9 3 (0.38%) SMS
9 3 (0.38%) WAN
9 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 60 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 49 (6.23%) MongoDB
5 44 (5.60%) MySQL
6 39 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (3.82%) RDBMS
9 26 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (2.54%) Oracle Database
11 19 (2.42%) Hadoop
12 17 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (1.91%) Big Data
13 15 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (1.78%) HBase
15 13 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
16 11 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
17 9 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 154 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 92 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 81 (10.31%) JIRA
4 76 (9.67%) Subversion
5 46 (5.85%) Maven
6 24 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (2.93%) Visual Studio
8 22 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 22 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (2.67%) Selenium
10 18 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (1.78%) JUnit
12 13 (1.65%) Ant
13 11 (1.40%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.27%) Bitbucket
14 10 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.15%) Eclipse
15 9 (1.15%) Gradle
15 9 (1.15%) ReSharper
General
1 159 (20.23%) Finance
2 63 (8.02%) Banking
3 37 (4.71%) Investment Banking
4 29 (3.69%) Retail
5 22 (2.80%) Back Office
6 14 (1.78%) Front Office
7 13 (1.65%) Games
7 13 (1.65%) Marketing
8 9 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.15%) Law
9 7 (0.89%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.76%) Advertising
10 6 (0.76%) Legal
10 6 (0.76%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (0.38%) Billing
11 3 (0.38%) Electronics
11 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 362 (46.06%) Developer
2 116 (14.76%) Architect
3 107 (13.61%) .NET Developer
4 93 (11.83%) C# Developer
5 79 (10.05%) Java Developer
6 48 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (5.22%) Project Manager
9 40 (5.09%) Analyst
10 39 (4.96%) Senior Developer
11 34 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (4.20%) Azure Developer
13 30 (3.82%) Consultant
14 25 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 25 (3.18%) Microsoft Developer
15 23 (2.93%) AWS Engineer
15 23 (2.93%) Technical Architect
16 22 (2.80%) AWS DevOps
16 22 (2.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 21 (2.67%) Market Risk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (28.50%) .NET
2 155 (19.72%) Web Services
3 154 (19.59%) HTML
4 140 (17.81%) ASP.NET
5 119 (15.14%) CSS
6 96 (12.21%) .NET Framework
7 94 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (11.45%) XML
9 87 (11.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 74 (9.41%) REST
11 70 (8.91%) Spring
12 69 (8.78%) AngularJS
13 67 (8.52%) RESTful
14 59 (7.51%) HTML5
15 57 (7.25%) Middleware
16 56 (7.12%) JSON
16 56 (7.12%) SOAP
17 53 (6.74%) jQuery
18 49 (6.23%) Node.js
19 44 (5.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (7.63%) User Experience
3 44 (5.60%) Fixed Income
4 33 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.67%) Credit Risk
6 21 (2.67%) Market Risk
6 21 (2.67%) Virtual Team
7 20 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (2.42%) Replication
9 16 (2.04%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.78%) Equities
11 13 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (1.40%) Online Games
13 10 (1.27%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.15%) Blog
15 8 (1.02%) PKI
15 8 (1.02%) Reinsurance
16 7 (0.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 109 (13.87%) Linux
2 95 (12.09%) Windows
3 52 (6.62%) Unix
4 29 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.89%) Android
7 6 (0.76%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.64%) Solaris
8 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.38%) AIX
10 3 (0.38%) HPUX
11 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.25%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (20.10%) TDD
3 156 (19.85%) Scrum
4 150 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
5 130 (16.54%) BDD
6 121 (15.39%) DevOps
7 115 (14.63%) MVC
8 99 (12.60%) Microservices
9 98 (12.47%) Problem-Solving
10 80 (10.18%) SDLC
11 70 (8.91%) Kanban
12 69 (8.78%) Project Management
12 69 (8.78%) SOA
13 64 (8.14%) Software Engineering
13 64 (8.14%) Test Automation
14 59 (7.51%) Unit Testing
15 54 (6.87%) Analytics
16 53 (6.74%) SOLID
17 49 (6.23%) Integration Testing
18 47 (5.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 246 (31.30%) SQL
2 213 (27.10%) JavaScript
3 203 (25.83%) Java
4 190 (24.17%) C#
5 105 (13.36%) Python
6 64 (8.14%) T-SQL
7 35 (4.45%) Perl
8 33 (4.20%) Java 8
9 30 (3.82%) C++
10 26 (3.31%) PowerShell
11 19 (2.42%) Bash Shell
11 19 (2.42%) PHP
12 18 (2.29%) VB
13 17 (2.16%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.91%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.78%) Scala
16 13 (1.65%) Ruby
17 12 (1.53%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.40%) VB.NET
19 10 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (7.51%) Degree
2 44 (5.60%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (1.53%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.89%) PMP
9 6 (0.76%) RHCE
10 5 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.64%) MCP
10 5 (0.64%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.51%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.51%) MCSA
12 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.38%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.38%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.51%) QA
2 11 (1.40%) GDPR
3 9 (1.15%) SLA
4 8 (1.02%) PMO
4 8 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (9.54%) Docker
2 19 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.25%) KVM
6 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.25%) XenApp
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (7.38%) Ansible
2 56 (7.12%) Puppet
3 44 (5.60%) Terraform
4 37 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (2.29%) Kubernetes
6 13 (1.65%) Consul
7 11 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.02%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.89%) Mesos
10 6 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.76%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.51%) HP ALM
12 3 (0.38%) Control-M
12 3 (0.38%) MOM
12 3 (0.38%) Nessus
12 3 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.25%) Nagios
13 2 (0.25%) Oozie
13 2 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 151 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.96%) Oracle
3 34 (4.33%) IBM
4 31 (3.94%) SAP
5 29 (3.69%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.18%) Informatica
7 21 (2.67%) Tableau
8 19 (2.42%) Dell
9 14 (1.78%) Atlassian
9 14 (1.78%) CA
9 14 (1.78%) Google
9 14 (1.78%) Sybase
10 12 (1.53%) VMware
11 11 (1.40%) MuleSoft
12 10 (1.27%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.15%) Apigee
13 9 (1.15%) Cisco
13 9 (1.15%) ESRI
13 9 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.15%) Software AG