Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 300 280 322
Rank change year-on-year -20 +42 +3
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 770 858 694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.85% 0.93% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 2.77% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 616 492
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £335 £338 £305
90th Percentile £675 £652 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +172.73% -76.84%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +172.73% -77.83%

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 30,220 31,025 29,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.40% 33.62% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,104 20,931 19,468
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £288 £263 £255
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 891 876 1,036
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.66 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +3.28% +0.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.22 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.94 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +4.68% -

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -61 331 £586 +11.67% 127
South East +1 175 £440 +10.00% 71
Midlands +10 103 £475 +5.56% 49
North of England -20 88 £448 +2.29% 73
West Midlands +11 78 £525 +16.67% 29
North West +17 48 £500 -18.03% 35
Yorkshire -42 35 £410 -13.68% 33
East of England -12 34 £500 +37.93% 18
South West -30 30 £525 +29.63% 41
East Midlands +15 25 £450 - 20
North East -10 5 £335 -45.08% 5
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 366 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (27.66%) .NET
3 201 (26.10%) SQL
4 180 (23.38%) C#
5 166 (21.56%) Java
6 160 (20.78%) Finance
6 160 (20.78%) Scrum
7 159 (20.65%) JavaScript
7 159 (20.65%) SQL Server
8 148 (19.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 143 (18.57%) DevOps
10 121 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
11 116 (15.06%) Git (software)
12 115 (14.94%) Web Services
13 114 (14.81%) TDD
13 114 (14.81%) Microservices
14 110 (14.29%) SDLC
15 106 (13.77%) SOA
16 103 (13.38%) .NET Framework
17 100 (12.99%) Windows
18 99 (12.86%) JIRA
19 98 (12.73%) XML
20 96 (12.47%) HTML
20 96 (12.47%) Docker
21 95 (12.34%) Jenkins
21 95 (12.34%) Linux
22 94 (12.21%) Integration Testing
23 93 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
24 92 (11.95%) REST
25 90 (11.69%) Microsoft

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 48 (6.23%) Confluence
2 21 (2.73%) JBoss
3 17 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (1.95%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (1.56%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.56%) Mule
7 11 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.17%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.04%) Apache
10 8 (1.04%) Mule ESB
10 8 (1.04%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.78%) ArcGIS
12 6 (0.78%) CMS
12 6 (0.78%) IIS
13 4 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.39%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.26%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.13%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 148 (19.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (5.32%) SaaS
4 30 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (3.64%) PaaS
6 24 (3.12%) IaaS
7 21 (2.73%) Office 365
8 14 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (1.43%) Serverless
11 10 (1.30%) npm
11 10 (1.30%) OpenShift
12 8 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (0.78%) Boomi
14 5 (0.65%) GitHub
14 5 (0.65%) OneDrive
15 4 (0.52%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.60%) SSL
2 16 (2.08%) Firewall
3 15 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.43%) FTP
4 11 (1.43%) SAN
5 10 (1.30%) Internet
6 9 (1.17%) SNMP
7 8 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (1.04%) Skype
8 7 (0.91%) HTTP
8 7 (0.91%) LAN
8 7 (0.91%) WAN
9 6 (0.78%) VPN
10 5 (0.65%) SSH
11 4 (0.52%) NAS
12 3 (0.39%) AMQP
12 3 (0.39%) DMZ
12 3 (0.39%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.26%) IPsec
13 2 (0.26%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 45 (5.84%) MongoDB
4 38 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 28 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.95%) Big Data
11 11 (1.43%) MySQL
12 10 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
14 8 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 6 (0.78%) Cognos Report Studio
16 6 (0.78%) Impala
Development Applications
1 116 (15.06%) Git (software)
2 99 (12.86%) JIRA
3 95 (12.34%) Jenkins
4 90 (11.69%) Subversion
5 51 (6.62%) Maven
6 39 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
8 21 (2.73%) Ant
9 16 (2.08%) JIRA Agile
10 13 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 13 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.56%) Mocha
12 10 (1.30%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.30%) Gradle
12 10 (1.30%) Selenium
13 9 (1.17%) Apache Ivy
14 8 (1.04%) Visual Studio
15 7 (0.91%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.91%) JUnit
16 6 (0.78%) CruiseControl
General
1 160 (20.78%) Finance
2 87 (11.30%) Banking
3 55 (7.14%) Front Office
4 54 (7.01%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.21%) Retail
6 15 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.56%) Legal
8 11 (1.43%) Games
8 11 (1.43%) Law
8 11 (1.43%) Publishing
9 8 (1.04%) Back Office
9 8 (1.04%) Marketing
10 6 (0.78%) Billing
10 6 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.52%) Advertising
12 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 349 (45.32%) Developer
2 114 (14.81%) Architect
3 106 (13.77%) C# Developer
4 81 (10.52%) Java Developer
5 76 (9.87%) .NET Developer
6 59 (7.66%) Senior Developer
7 48 (6.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 41 (5.32%) Analyst
9 39 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (4.81%) Azure Developer
10 37 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
12 25 (3.25%) Technical Architect
13 24 (3.12%) C# WCF Developer
13 24 (3.12%) Consultant
13 24 (3.12%) Credit Risk Developer
13 24 (3.12%) Full Stack Developer
13 24 (3.12%) Market Risk Developer
13 24 (3.12%) Project Manager
13 24 (3.12%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (27.66%) .NET
2 115 (14.94%) Web Services
3 103 (13.38%) .NET Framework
4 98 (12.73%) XML
5 96 (12.47%) HTML
6 92 (11.95%) REST
7 83 (10.78%) ASP.NET
8 81 (10.52%) JSON
9 74 (9.61%) CSS
10 68 (8.83%) jQuery
11 64 (8.31%) AngularJS
11 64 (8.31%) Spring
12 62 (8.05%) SOAP
13 56 (7.27%) Node.js
14 53 (6.88%) Middleware
15 50 (6.49%) RESTful
16 48 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (5.97%) React
18 43 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (4.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.23%) Fixed Income
2 42 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.19%) Hedge funds
4 30 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (3.64%) User Experience
6 25 (3.25%) Credit Risk
6 25 (3.25%) Market Risk
7 23 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 19 (2.47%) Fintech
8 19 (2.47%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (1.82%) Replication
11 12 (1.56%) Equities
11 12 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.30%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.30%) Online Games
13 9 (1.17%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.17%) iPad
13 9 (1.17%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 100 (12.99%) Windows
2 95 (12.34%) Linux
3 39 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.60%) Unix
6 14 (1.82%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.65%) Android
8 5 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.52%) AIX
9 4 (0.52%) CentOS
9 4 (0.52%) Solaris
10 3 (0.39%) HPUX
10 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (20.78%) Scrum
3 143 (18.57%) DevOps
4 114 (14.81%) Microservices
4 114 (14.81%) TDD
5 110 (14.29%) SDLC
6 106 (13.77%) SOA
7 94 (12.21%) Integration Testing
8 93 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (10.52%) Test Scripting
10 78 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
11 72 (9.35%) BDD
11 72 (9.35%) Kanban
11 72 (9.35%) Technical Analysis
11 72 (9.35%) Test Automation
12 71 (9.22%) MVC
13 65 (8.44%) Project Management
14 58 (7.53%) MVVM
15 55 (7.14%) Software Delivery
16 52 (6.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 201 (26.10%) SQL
2 180 (23.38%) C#
3 166 (21.56%) Java
4 159 (20.65%) JavaScript
5 81 (10.52%) Python
6 58 (7.53%) T-SQL
7 38 (4.94%) Java 8
8 35 (4.55%) Perl
9 31 (4.03%) PowerShell
10 25 (3.25%) Bash Shell
11 23 (2.99%) PHP
12 19 (2.47%) PL/SQL
13 17 (2.21%) C++
13 17 (2.21%) Ruby
14 11 (1.43%) VB
14 11 (1.43%) XPath
15 10 (1.30%) Go
16 8 (1.04%) ES6
17 7 (0.91%) C
17 7 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 70 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 66 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 40 (5.19%) Degree
4 13 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.78%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.65%) RHCE
7 4 (0.52%) MCP
7 4 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.39%) ISEB
8 3 (0.39%) MCSA
8 3 (0.39%) PMP
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.26%) APMP
9 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (10.13%) QA
2 13 (1.69%) SLA
3 9 (1.17%) PMO
4 5 (0.65%) GDPR
5 4 (0.52%) HL7
5 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (12.47%) Docker
2 34 (4.42%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.17%) Firmware
5 8 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.52%) vSphere
8 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.13%) HDFS
9 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (5.84%) Ansible
2 35 (4.55%) Puppet
3 27 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (3.25%) Terraform
5 23 (2.99%) Kubernetes
6 22 (2.86%) SCCM
6 22 (2.86%) ZABBIX
7 14 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 14 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
8 10 (1.30%) Consul
9 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.65%) Mesos
11 4 (0.52%) MOM
12 3 (0.39%) CA Endevor
12 3 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.39%) OMEGAMON
12 3 (0.39%) Salt
12 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.26%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.26%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 90 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 75 (9.74%) Oracle
3 35 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 31 (4.03%) SAP
5 21 (2.73%) Tableau
6 20 (2.60%) Google
7 17 (2.21%) Atlassian
7 17 (2.21%) VMware
8 12 (1.56%) MuleSoft
8 12 (1.56%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.30%) Informatica
10 9 (1.17%) HP
11 8 (1.04%) Alteryx
11 8 (1.04%) Dell
11 8 (1.04%) IBM
11 8 (1.04%) Workday
12 7 (0.91%) Cisco
12 7 (0.91%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.78%) Cognos
13 6 (0.78%) Sybase