Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 288 250 301
Rank change year-on-year -38 +51 +8
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 251 893 825
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.80% 1.07% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 3.36% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 642 589
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.72%
10th Percentile £357 £358 £325
90th Percentile £688 £650 £648
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Median hourly rate £46.75 £35.00 £51.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -31.71% +11.41%
10th Percentile £35.00 £31.92 £43.75
90th Percentile £68.75 £37.50 £56.25
UK median hourly rate £46.75 £35.00 £51.25
% change year-on-year +33.57% -31.71% +11.41%

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 10,608 26,538 30,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.95% 31.94% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,755 17,125 20,016
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £481 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 947 964
Median hourly rate £34.00 £20.96 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.25% -2.53% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.93 £11.62 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.60 £50.25
Median hourly rate £31.61 £20.79 £21.33
% change year-on-year +52.04% -2.51% +6.63%

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 7 August 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 7 August 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 7 August 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 +24 153 £500 -9.09% 31
South East +59 31 £513 +13.89% 19
East of England +49 20 £510 +7.37% 4
North of England +58 18 £485 +14.12% 18
North West +48 17 £485 +14.12% 15
Midlands +12 17 £413 -8.33% 5
West Midlands -3 15 £413 -13.16% 3
South West +21 8 £550 +4.76% 15
East Midlands +48 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +51 1 - - 3
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 91 (36.25%) Java
2 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (23.11%) Azure
4 52 (20.72%) DevOps
5 47 (18.73%) AWS
6 45 (17.93%) Finance
7 42 (16.73%) Python
8 38 (15.14%) SQL
8 38 (15.14%) Oracle
9 36 (14.34%) JavaScript
9 36 (14.34%) REST
10 35 (13.94%) SQL Server
11 33 (13.15%) Web Services
11 33 (13.15%) Windows
11 33 (13.15%) Scrum
11 33 (13.15%) Microservices
12 32 (12.75%) Git (software)
13 31 (12.35%) XML
14 30 (11.95%) Microsoft
14 30 (11.95%) Spring
15 29 (11.55%) QA
16 28 (11.16%) HTML
16 28 (11.16%) Jenkins
17 27 (10.76%) .NET
17 27 (10.76%) TDD
18 26 (10.36%) JSON
19 25 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (9.56%) SOAP
20 24 (9.56%) Active Directory
21 23 (9.16%) OO

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 13 (5.18%) JBoss
2 12 (4.78%) Red Hat Fuse
3 10 (3.98%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.59%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.39%) Anypoint
5 6 (2.39%) Apache
5 6 (2.39%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.99%) Confluence
6 5 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (1.59%) CMS
7 4 (1.59%) Jupyter
7 4 (1.59%) Magnolia
7 4 (1.59%) nginx
8 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.80%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.80%) IIS
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.80%) Figma
3 2 (0.80%) InVision
3 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.80%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.40%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (0.40%) CATIA
4 1 (0.40%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.40%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) Magento
3 2 (0.80%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.40%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 58 (23.11%) Azure
2 47 (18.73%) AWS
3 18 (7.17%) GCP
3 18 (7.17%) SaaS
4 13 (5.18%) Power Platform
5 11 (4.38%) GitHub
5 11 (4.38%) PaaS
6 10 (3.98%) Office 365
6 10 (3.98%) Serverless
7 7 (2.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (2.79%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (2.79%) IaaS
8 6 (2.39%) Azure Functions
9 5 (1.99%) Apigee
10 4 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (1.20%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.38%) HTTP
2 10 (3.98%) FTP
3 7 (2.79%) DNS
4 5 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.59%) SSL
6 3 (1.20%) Internet
6 3 (1.20%) WAN
7 2 (0.80%) DHCP
7 2 (0.80%) SMTP
7 2 (0.80%) SNMP
8 1 (0.40%) Firewall
8 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.40%) LAN
8 1 (0.40%) Skype
8 1 (0.40%) VPN
8 1 (0.40%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.17%) Big Data
3 14 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.78%) MySQL
5 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.38%) Power BI
6 9 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.59%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.79%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.79%) Redis
8 6 (2.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (2.39%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.99%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.99%) Impala
9 5 (1.99%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.59%) HBase
10 4 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 32 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.16%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.37%) JIRA
4 11 (4.38%) GitLab
5 10 (3.98%) Ant
5 10 (3.98%) Gradle
5 10 (3.98%) JUnit
6 9 (3.59%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.19%) Artifactory
8 7 (2.79%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.79%) JMeter
9 5 (1.99%) Maven
9 5 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.99%) Selenium
10 4 (1.59%) SOAtest
10 4 (1.59%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.20%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.20%) Subversion
12 2 (0.80%) git-flow
12 2 (0.80%) JIRA Agile
General
1 45 (17.93%) Finance
2 21 (8.37%) Banking
3 20 (7.97%) Public Sector
4 9 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.39%) Front Office
6 6 (2.39%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.39%) Legal
6 6 (2.39%) Marketing
7 5 (1.99%) Electronics
7 5 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.80%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Local Government
10 1 (0.40%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (28.69%) Developer
2 51 (20.32%) Architect
3 23 (9.16%) Java Developer
4 13 (5.18%) Project Manager
5 12 (4.78%) Analyst
6 11 (4.38%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (4.38%) Consultant
7 10 (3.98%) Applications Developer
7 10 (3.98%) Senior Developer
8 9 (3.59%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (3.59%) Data Engineer
8 9 (3.59%) Designer
8 9 (3.59%) Integration Architect
8 9 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.19%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.19%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (3.19%) Python Developer
9 8 (3.19%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.34%) REST
2 33 (13.15%) Web Services
3 31 (12.35%) XML
4 30 (11.95%) Spring
5 28 (11.16%) HTML
6 27 (10.76%) .NET
7 26 (10.36%) JSON
8 24 (9.56%) SOAP
9 22 (8.76%) Spring Boot
10 21 (8.37%) RESTful
11 18 (7.17%) Node.js
12 17 (6.77%) Middleware
13 16 (6.37%) React
14 13 (5.18%) HTML5
15 12 (4.78%) CSS
15 12 (4.78%) J2EE
15 12 (4.78%) Kafka
16 11 (4.38%) RabbitMQ
17 10 (3.98%) XSLT
18 9 (3.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.58%) Data Structures
1 14 (5.58%) User Experience
2 12 (4.78%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.19%) PMI
4 7 (2.79%) Clustering
4 7 (2.79%) Fixed Income
4 7 (2.79%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.99%) CMDB
5 5 (1.99%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.99%) Private Cloud
5 5 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.59%) PKI
6 4 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (1.20%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) Linked Data
8 2 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.15%) Windows
2 21 (8.37%) Linux
3 13 (5.18%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.59%) Unix
5 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.20%) Solaris
6 3 (1.20%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.80%) Android
7 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) VMS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.72%) DevOps
3 33 (13.15%) Microservices
3 33 (13.15%) Scrum
4 27 (10.76%) TDD
5 25 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (9.16%) Migration
6 23 (9.16%) OO
6 23 (9.16%) Test Automation
7 22 (8.76%) High Availability
8 21 (8.37%) Multithreading
9 20 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (7.17%) Software Engineering
11 17 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (6.77%) Open Source
11 17 (6.77%) SOA
12 15 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.58%) Analytics
13 14 (5.58%) Concurrent Programming
13 14 (5.58%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (36.25%) Java
2 42 (16.73%) Python
3 38 (15.14%) SQL
4 36 (14.34%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.57%) C#
6 13 (5.18%) PHP
7 11 (4.38%) Scala
8 9 (3.59%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.79%) Java 8
10 5 (1.99%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.99%) Perl
11 4 (1.59%) ActionScript
11 4 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (1.59%) C++
11 4 (1.59%) Go
11 4 (1.59%) Groovy
11 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.20%) COBOL
12 3 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.18%) Degree
4 8 (3.19%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.59%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.55%) QA
2 9 (3.59%) SLA
3 4 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.40%) FINREP
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (9.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.37%) Docker
3 10 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.59%) HDFS
5 3 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.40%) NDS
7 1 (0.40%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (4.78%) Terraform
2 10 (3.98%) Kubernetes
3 8 (3.19%) Ansible
4 7 (2.79%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.59%) Grafana
6 4 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.59%) Oozie
6 4 (1.59%) SCCM
7 3 (1.20%) Consul
7 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.20%) Puppet
8 2 (0.80%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.80%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.80%) Nagios
8 2 (0.80%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (0.80%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.80%) Salt
8 2 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (15.14%) Oracle
2 30 (11.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.37%) SAP
4 12 (4.78%) VMware
5 9 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.79%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.99%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.99%) Citrix
8 5 (1.99%) Databricks
8 5 (1.99%) Pega
9 4 (1.59%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.59%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.59%) Google
9 4 (1.59%) Informatica
9 4 (1.59%) StreamSets
10 3 (1.20%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.20%) Delphix
10 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.20%) Xamarin