Period
to 22 October 2019

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 October 2019 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 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 302 301
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 790 810 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.02% 0.86% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.25% 2.62% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 593 550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £360 £325 £340
90th Percentile £645 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% +64.38%
10th Percentile £31.85 £21.13 £21.20
90th Percentile £82.50 £53.13 £54.30
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% -8.33% +12.50%

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 24,345 30,883 30,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.45% 32.71% 33.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,624 20,341 20,138
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £265 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 959 917
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.36 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.77 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.85% - -

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +45 365 £550 +2.33% 100
South East +34 128 £433 -1.70% 54
Midlands +47 88 £425 -19.05% 22
North of England -12 84 £450 - 46
West Midlands +20 73 £438 -16.67% 11
South West +44 72 £450 -15.29% 17
North West -13 46 £460 -2.90% 33
East of England +18 41 £425 -3.41% 21
North East +31 20 £455 -13.33% 4
Yorkshire -20 18 £420 -1.18% 9
East Midlands +27 15 £408 -18.50% 11
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 347 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (31.77%) Azure
3 239 (30.25%) .NET
4 233 (29.49%) Java
5 227 (28.73%) C#
6 210 (26.58%) JavaScript
7 208 (26.33%) SQL
8 198 (25.06%) Finance
9 185 (23.42%) Microservices
10 160 (20.25%) Microsoft
10 160 (20.25%) TDD
11 144 (18.23%) DevOps
12 139 (17.59%) Scrum
13 136 (17.22%) Web Services
14 129 (16.33%) AWS
15 125 (15.82%) Docker
16 120 (15.19%) REST
17 117 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 116 (14.68%) Windows
18 116 (14.68%) Python
18 116 (14.68%) React
19 108 (13.67%) CSS
20 107 (13.54%) Active Directory
21 102 (12.91%) AngularJS
21 102 (12.91%) Git (software)
22 99 (12.53%) HTML
23 96 (12.15%) ASP.NET
24 93 (11.77%) Serverless
25 87 (11.01%) .NET Framework
26 79 (10.00%) Kanban

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 34 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.16%) Confluence
3 13 (1.65%) CMS
4 12 (1.52%) IIS
5 11 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.76%) Apache
8 6 (0.76%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.76%) nginx
9 5 (0.63%) Jetty
9 5 (0.63%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.51%) Anypoint
10 4 (0.51%) JBoss
10 4 (0.51%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.13%) InVision
5 1 (0.13%) Sketch
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.38%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.38%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.38%) Magento
3 3 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.25%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.25%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.25%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 251 (31.77%) Azure
2 129 (16.33%) AWS
3 93 (11.77%) Serverless
4 73 (9.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 58 (7.34%) SaaS
6 54 (6.84%) Office 365
7 45 (5.70%) PaaS
8 38 (4.81%) IaaS
9 35 (4.43%) Azure Functions
10 31 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (3.54%) GCP
12 23 (2.91%) OpenShift
13 22 (2.78%) GitHub
14 21 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
15 20 (2.53%) Power Platform
16 12 (1.52%) Azure Stack
17 10 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
18 8 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
18 8 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
19 7 (0.89%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.92%) Internet
2 22 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 21 (2.66%) Firewall
4 17 (2.15%) SAN
5 16 (2.03%) DNS
5 16 (2.03%) HTTP
6 15 (1.90%) VPN
7 13 (1.65%) NAS
7 13 (1.65%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (0.89%) Skype
9 5 (0.63%) Intranet
9 5 (0.63%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.63%) WAN
10 4 (0.51%) LAN
11 3 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.38%) VLAN
12 2 (0.25%) AMQP
12 2 (0.25%) Network Security
12 2 (0.25%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 35 (4.43%) NoSQL
4 34 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.29%) Cosmos DB
6 19 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (2.28%) MySQL
7 18 (2.28%) Power BI
8 16 (2.03%) Big Data
8 16 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.65%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 102 (12.91%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.73%) Jenkins
3 45 (5.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 44 (5.57%) JIRA
5 32 (4.05%) Maven
6 28 (3.54%) Visual Studio
7 23 (2.91%) Bitbucket
8 22 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (2.28%) Selenium
10 17 (2.15%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.90%) Gradle
11 15 (1.90%) JIRA Agile
12 10 (1.27%) JUnit
13 9 (1.14%) Mockito
13 9 (1.14%) Moq
13 9 (1.14%) Subversion
14 8 (1.01%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.01%) JMeter
14 8 (1.01%) NUnit
14 8 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 198 (25.06%) Finance
2 25 (3.16%) Public Sector
3 23 (2.91%) Banking
4 22 (2.78%) Front Office
5 21 (2.66%) Retail
6 20 (2.53%) Marketing
7 16 (2.03%) Back Office
8 11 (1.39%) Games
8 11 (1.39%) Law
9 9 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.89%) Legal
11 6 (0.76%) Advertising
11 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.76%) Publishing
12 3 (0.38%) Automotive
12 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.25%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Police
Job Titles
1 328 (41.52%) Developer
2 122 (15.44%) Architect
3 84 (10.63%) .NET Developer
4 66 (8.35%) Java Developer
4 66 (8.35%) Senior Developer
5 63 (7.97%) C# Developer
6 58 (7.34%) React Developer
7 54 (6.84%) Consultant
8 44 (5.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 43 (5.44%) Azure Engineer
10 39 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (4.56%) DevOps Engineer
12 33 (4.18%) Technical Architect
13 31 (3.92%) Technical Leader
14 29 (3.67%) Lead Developer
15 27 (3.42%) Cloud Engineer
16 26 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
17 23 (2.91%) Analyst
18 22 (2.78%) Python Developer
19 20 (2.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (30.25%) .NET
2 136 (17.22%) Web Services
3 120 (15.19%) REST
4 116 (14.68%) React
5 108 (13.67%) CSS
6 102 (12.91%) AngularJS
7 99 (12.53%) HTML
8 96 (12.15%) ASP.NET
9 87 (11.01%) .NET Framework
10 73 (9.24%) JSON
11 68 (8.61%) .NET Core
11 68 (8.61%) XML
12 63 (7.97%) Node.js
13 62 (7.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 61 (7.72%) Spring
15 56 (7.09%) Redux
16 49 (6.20%) Spring Boot
17 48 (6.08%) SOAP
18 46 (5.82%) RESTful
19 45 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (2.53%) N-Tier
3 20 (2.53%) User Experience
4 18 (2.28%) Cloud Native
4 18 (2.28%) Replication
5 15 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 15 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 14 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.01%) Online Games
9 8 (1.01%) Reinsurance
10 7 (0.89%) Derivative
10 7 (0.89%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.76%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (14.68%) Windows
2 64 (8.10%) Linux
3 38 (4.81%) Windows 10
4 29 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.53%) Unix
6 13 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.39%) Android
7 11 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.51%) Solaris
9 4 (0.51%) VMS
10 2 (0.25%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (43.92%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (23.42%) Microservices
3 160 (20.25%) TDD
4 144 (18.23%) DevOps
5 139 (17.59%) Scrum
6 79 (10.00%) Kanban
7 77 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
8 75 (9.49%) SDLC
9 73 (9.24%) BDD
10 72 (9.11%) MVC
11 71 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
12 67 (8.48%) SOA
13 57 (7.22%) Test Automation
14 56 (7.09%) Unit Testing
15 52 (6.58%) Migration
15 52 (6.58%) Software Engineering
16 51 (6.46%) Analytics
17 48 (6.08%) OO
18 47 (5.95%) SOLID
19 42 (5.32%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 233 (29.49%) Java
2 227 (28.73%) C#
3 210 (26.58%) JavaScript
4 208 (26.33%) SQL
5 116 (14.68%) Python
6 57 (7.22%) PowerShell
7 40 (5.06%) TypeScript
8 38 (4.81%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.04%) ES6
10 21 (2.66%) Java 8
11 19 (2.41%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.90%) C
12 15 (1.90%) Go
12 15 (1.90%) PHP
13 14 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.39%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.39%) Ruby
15 7 (0.89%) C++
15 7 (0.89%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 59 (7.47%) Degree
3 58 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.03%) AWS Certification
6 12 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.63%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.51%) ISEB
10 3 (0.38%) MCSA
10 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.38%) PMP
11 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.13%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.13%) CCNA
12 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.13%) OCP
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.18%) QA
2 11 (1.39%) SLA
3 9 (1.14%) GDPR
4 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.38%) PMO
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) GxP
System Software
1 125 (15.82%) Docker
2 107 (13.54%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.65%) XenApp
5 9 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.89%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 7 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.63%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.25%) NDS
10 2 (0.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.13%) HDFS
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 57 (7.22%) Kubernetes
2 51 (6.46%) Ansible
3 43 (5.44%) Puppet
4 40 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (4.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 26 (3.29%) SCCM
6 26 (3.29%) Terraform
7 20 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.76%) Consul
8 6 (0.76%) HAProxy
8 6 (0.76%) HP ALM
8 6 (0.76%) Istio
9 5 (0.63%) Grafana
9 5 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.63%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.63%) Salt
10 3 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (0.25%) SCOM
12 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 160 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.96%) Oracle
3 36 (4.56%) VMware
4 30 (3.80%) Google
5 28 (3.54%) Citrix
5 28 (3.54%) SAP
6 22 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (2.53%) Xamarin
8 18 (2.28%) Cisco
9 15 (1.90%) Dell
9 15 (1.90%) NetApp
10 13 (1.65%) Zscaler
11 12 (1.52%) MuleSoft
12 10 (1.27%) Adobe
12 10 (1.27%) HP
12 10 (1.27%) Proofpoint
13 9 (1.14%) EMC
14 8 (1.01%) Apple
14 8 (1.01%) IBM
15 7 (0.89%) Sybase