Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 267 294 272
Rank change year-on-year +27 -22 +68
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 503 814 913
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.92% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.86% 2.87% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 590 639
Median daily rate £500 £518 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +8.95% +5.56%
10th Percentile £360 £344 £328
90th Percentile £675 £650 £655
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +7.99% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 10
Median hourly rate £50.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.29% +16.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £32.50 £23.97
90th Percentile £68.75 £57.90 £51.88
UK median hourly rate £50.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +44.29% +16.67% +5.26%

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 17,566 28,409 30,302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.26% 32.09% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,054 18,605 20,045
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £267
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £471 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -0.79% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 837 902 946
Median hourly rate £25.56 £21.34 £21.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.78% -1.20% +8.28%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.41
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.75
Median hourly rate £26.48 £21.02 £21.50
% change year-on-year +25.98% -2.23% +8.83%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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 9 April 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 +79 266 £550 -4.35% 68
North of England +64 76 £430 -1.71% 24
South East +15 66 £475 +5.56% 25
Midlands -8 36 £468 +3.89% 14
East of England +31 34 £500 +5.26% 11
North West +28 34 £425 -15.00% 16
West Midlands +10 28 £468 -1.58% 9
Yorkshire +62 21 £488 +14.71% 6
North East +46 21 £430 +13.16% 2
South West +10 20 £454 -13.57% 14
East Midlands +14 8 £488 +8.33% 5
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 9 April 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.

1 206 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (32.41%) Java
3 130 (25.84%) Azure
4 122 (24.25%) .NET
5 111 (22.07%) JavaScript
6 101 (20.08%) Finance
7 100 (19.88%) DevOps
8 97 (19.28%) Web Services
9 95 (18.89%) AWS
10 91 (18.09%) Scrum
11 90 (17.89%) C#
11 90 (17.89%) Microservices
12 86 (17.10%) SQL
13 83 (16.50%) TDD
14 80 (15.90%) Git (software)
15 75 (14.91%) Microsoft
16 68 (13.52%) REST
17 66 (13.12%) XML
18 65 (12.92%) HTML
19 64 (12.72%) Spring
20 61 (12.13%) Windows
21 60 (11.93%) SQL Server
22 58 (11.53%) SaaS
23 57 (11.33%) Docker
23 57 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
24 56 (11.13%) JSON
24 56 (11.13%) Jenkins
25 51 (10.14%) Oracle
26 49 (9.74%) CSS
27 48 (9.54%) 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 21 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 18 (3.58%) WebSphere
3 16 (3.18%) JBoss
4 11 (2.19%) CMS
4 11 (2.19%) Confluence
4 11 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.99%) Red Hat Fuse
6 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.39%) Anypoint
7 7 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (1.39%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
8 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.19%) nginx
8 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.19%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.99%) Apache
9 5 (0.99%) IIS
10 4 (0.80%) Magnolia
10 4 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.20%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 130 (25.84%) Azure
2 95 (18.89%) AWS
3 58 (11.53%) SaaS
4 40 (7.95%) Serverless
5 27 (5.37%) GCP
5 27 (5.37%) PaaS
6 25 (4.97%) GitHub
6 25 (4.97%) IaaS
7 22 (4.37%) Office 365
8 18 (3.58%) Azure Functions
9 16 (3.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (3.18%) Power Platform
10 9 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (1.59%) Apigee
11 8 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
11 8 (1.59%) Force.com
11 8 (1.59%) OpenShift
12 7 (1.39%) TestFlight
13 6 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.98%) HTTP
2 12 (2.39%) Firewall
3 9 (1.79%) WAN
4 8 (1.59%) FTP
5 7 (1.39%) HTTPS
5 7 (1.39%) LAN
5 7 (1.39%) Skype
6 6 (1.19%) DNS
6 6 (1.19%) Internet
6 6 (1.19%) Network Security
7 5 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.80%) DHCP
8 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.60%) VPN
10 2 (0.40%) DMZ
10 2 (0.40%) SAN
10 2 (0.40%) SMTP
10 2 (0.40%) SNMP
10 2 (0.40%) SSH
11 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 26 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.98%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.38%) MySQL
6 15 (2.98%) Big Data
7 14 (2.78%) Power BI
7 14 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
9 8 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (1.59%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.59%) Neo4j
9 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.39%) Redis
11 6 (1.19%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.19%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 80 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 56 (11.13%) Jenkins
3 42 (8.35%) JIRA
4 41 (8.15%) Maven
5 26 (5.17%) Ant
6 18 (3.58%) Gradle
7 16 (3.18%) JUnit
8 15 (2.98%) git-flow
9 14 (2.78%) JMeter
9 14 (2.78%) Mockito
10 13 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
11 12 (2.39%) JIRA Agile
11 12 (2.39%) Visual Studio
12 11 (2.19%) GitLab
13 9 (1.79%) CircleCI
14 8 (1.59%) Artifactory
14 8 (1.59%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.59%) Moq
14 8 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.39%) CocoaPods
General
1 101 (20.08%) Finance
2 35 (6.96%) Banking
3 25 (4.97%) Marketing
4 15 (2.98%) Public Sector
4 15 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.58%) Front Office
6 11 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.19%) Publishing
7 6 (1.19%) Retail
8 5 (0.99%) Electronics
8 5 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.80%) Back Office
9 4 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.60%) Games
10 3 (0.60%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Legal
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 199 (39.56%) Developer
2 99 (19.68%) Architect
3 58 (11.53%) Java Developer
4 47 (9.34%) .NET Developer
5 38 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 31 (6.16%) Analyst
7 30 (5.96%) Solutions Architect
8 27 (5.37%) Lead Developer
9 25 (4.97%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
11 20 (3.98%) Azure Developer
11 20 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (3.38%) Applications Developer
12 17 (3.38%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.18%) Azure Engineer
14 15 (2.98%) Consultant
15 14 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
15 14 (2.78%) Designer
15 14 (2.78%) Integration Architect
16 13 (2.58%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (24.25%) .NET
2 97 (19.28%) Web Services
3 68 (13.52%) REST
4 66 (13.12%) XML
5 65 (12.92%) HTML
6 64 (12.72%) Spring
7 56 (11.13%) JSON
8 49 (9.74%) CSS
9 46 (9.15%) RESTful
9 46 (9.15%) SOAP
10 43 (8.55%) AngularJS
10 43 (8.55%) ASP.NET
11 36 (7.16%) HTML5
11 36 (7.16%) React
12 35 (6.96%) Node.js
13 28 (5.57%) .NET Framework
14 26 (5.17%) Spring Boot
15 25 (4.97%) .NET Core
16 23 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (4.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.37%) User Experience
4 21 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.98%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.58%) PKI
8 12 (2.39%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.99%) iPad
9 10 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
10 9 (1.79%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.39%) Cloud Native
12 7 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.19%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.99%) CMDB
14 5 (0.99%) PMI
14 5 (0.99%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 61 (12.13%) Windows
2 39 (7.75%) Linux
3 24 (4.77%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.19%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.99%) Android
7 9 (1.79%) Unix
7 9 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.99%) Solaris
9 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (19.88%) DevOps
3 91 (18.09%) Scrum
4 90 (17.89%) Microservices
5 83 (16.50%) TDD
6 57 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (9.54%) OO
7 48 (9.54%) SDLC
8 43 (8.55%) Test Automation
9 42 (8.35%) Kanban
10 41 (8.15%) MVC
11 40 (7.95%) Migration
12 38 (7.55%) SOA
13 35 (6.96%) Multithreading
14 34 (6.76%) BDD
14 34 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
15 32 (6.36%) Software Engineering
15 32 (6.36%) Web Development
16 31 (6.16%) Open Source
17 30 (5.96%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 163 (32.41%) Java
2 111 (22.07%) JavaScript
3 90 (17.89%) C#
4 86 (17.10%) SQL
5 44 (8.75%) Python
6 30 (5.96%) PHP
7 24 (4.77%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.18%) Kotlin
8 16 (3.18%) Shell Script
8 16 (3.18%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.58%) Java 8
10 11 (2.19%) TypeScript
11 10 (1.99%) C++
12 8 (1.59%) C
13 7 (1.39%) Apple Swift
13 7 (1.39%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.39%) Scala
14 6 (1.19%) ActionScript 2.0
14 6 (1.19%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.19%) Go
Qualifications
1 40 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 37 (7.36%) Degree
3 34 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.39%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) ISEB
7 4 (0.80%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.80%) MCP
7 4 (0.80%) SANS
8 3 (0.60%) GIAC
8 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.60%) OSCP
9 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.40%) PMP
10 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.15%) QA
2 21 (4.17%) SLA
3 7 (1.39%) PMO
4 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.80%) RMADS
6 3 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.20%) GDPR
8 1 (0.20%) MiFID
8 1 (0.20%) NIST
8 1 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 57 (11.33%) Docker
2 40 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 24 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.80%) vSphere
6 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (6.96%) Kubernetes
2 27 (5.37%) Terraform
3 25 (4.97%) Ansible
4 16 (3.18%) Puppet
5 15 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.99%) SCCM
7 9 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.99%) Consul
9 5 (0.99%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.60%) WSUS
12 2 (0.40%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.40%) Oozie
12 2 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.14%) Oracle
3 27 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
3 27 (5.37%) SAP
4 24 (4.77%) VMware
5 20 (3.98%) Xamarin
6 19 (3.78%) AppDynamics
7 15 (2.98%) MuleSoft
8 12 (2.39%) Citrix
9 11 (2.19%) Apple
10 10 (1.99%) Google
11 9 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.39%) Adobe
13 4 (0.80%) Cisco
13 4 (0.80%) Cognos
13 4 (0.80%) Dell
13 4 (0.80%) Mashery
13 4 (0.80%) Mitel
13 4 (0.80%) MobileIron
13 4 (0.80%) Symantec