Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 268 289 289
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 +49
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 569 799 851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.93% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 2.75% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 575 624
England median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £327
90th Percentile £654 £656 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 8
England median hourly rate £50.50 £35.00 £28.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.29% +23.29% +158.07%
10th Percentile £35.00 £20.85 £21.09
90th Percentile £82.50 £56.85 £37.43
UK median hourly rate £50.50 £35.00 £28.39
% change year-on-year +44.29% +23.29% +158.07%

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 19,404 29,007 30,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.82% 32.22% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,353 19,101 20,649
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £250 £280 £263
90th Percentile £675 £668 £663
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 852 925 929
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.69 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.16% -3.77% +9.95%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.44
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £20.32 £21.50
% change year-on-year +18.14% -5.51% +10.26%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 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 +74 284 £550 -8.33% 93
North of England +73 98 £430 -9.47% 49
South East -13 84 £433 -1.70% 52
North West +41 46 £425 -15.00% 37
Midlands -8 43 £425 -8.36% 32
North East +46 31 £430 +13.16% 2
West Midlands -1 30 £425 -17.07% 19
East of England +37 28 £500 +14.29% 20
South West +11 27 £450 -14.29% 23
Yorkshire +40 21 £500 +18.34% 10
East Midlands +30 13 £393 -12.78% 13
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 242 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (32.16%) Java
3 162 (28.47%) Azure
4 159 (27.94%) .NET
5 141 (24.78%) JavaScript
6 136 (23.90%) C#
7 128 (22.50%) Finance
8 115 (20.21%) Microservices
9 112 (19.68%) DevOps
10 111 (19.51%) SQL
10 111 (19.51%) Web Services
11 110 (19.33%) TDD
12 103 (18.10%) Microsoft
13 99 (17.40%) Scrum
14 94 (16.52%) AWS
15 90 (15.82%) Git (software)
16 84 (14.76%) Docker
17 78 (13.71%) REST
17 78 (13.71%) Windows
18 76 (13.36%) SaaS
19 74 (13.01%) Spring
20 68 (11.95%) HTML
21 66 (11.60%) SQL Server
21 66 (11.60%) CSS
22 63 (11.07%) XML
22 63 (11.07%) Serverless
23 60 (10.54%) AngularJS
23 60 (10.54%) Jenkins
24 58 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
24 58 (10.19%) SDLC

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 19 (3.34%) WebLogic
2 15 (2.64%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (1.93%) Anypoint
5 10 (1.76%) CMS
6 9 (1.58%) Confluence
6 9 (1.58%) JBoss
6 9 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.05%) IIS
8 6 (1.05%) nginx
8 6 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.05%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (0.88%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.53%) Apache
11 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.18%) InVision
5 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.05%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.18%) Quorum
6 1 (0.18%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 162 (28.47%) Azure
2 94 (16.52%) AWS
3 76 (13.36%) SaaS
4 63 (11.07%) Serverless
5 41 (7.21%) PaaS
6 36 (6.33%) IaaS
7 35 (6.15%) Office 365
8 34 (5.98%) Azure Functions
9 29 (5.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 26 (4.57%) GCP
10 26 (4.57%) GitHub
11 16 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (2.64%) Power Platform
13 12 (2.11%) OpenShift
14 8 (1.41%) Apigee
14 8 (1.41%) Force.com
15 7 (1.23%) Azure Stack
15 7 (1.23%) TestFlight
16 6 (1.05%) Boomi
17 5 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.16%) Firewall
1 18 (3.16%) HTTP
2 14 (2.46%) Internet
2 14 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.76%) DNS
3 10 (1.76%) VPN
4 9 (1.58%) SAN
5 8 (1.41%) NAS
5 8 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (1.41%) Skype
6 7 (1.23%) HTTPS
7 6 (1.05%) LAN
7 6 (1.05%) Network Security
7 6 (1.05%) WAN
7 6 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.88%) FTP
9 2 (0.35%) DHCP
9 2 (0.35%) DMZ
9 2 (0.35%) SMTP
9 2 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.10%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 23 (4.04%) MySQL
5 22 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.34%) Cosmos DB
7 18 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.64%) Power BI
9 12 (2.11%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.58%) Redis
11 7 (1.23%) Big Data
12 6 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.05%) SQLite
13 5 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.88%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.88%) Spotfire
14 4 (0.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 90 (15.82%) Git (software)
2 60 (10.54%) Jenkins
3 45 (7.91%) Maven
4 44 (7.73%) JIRA
5 28 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
6 20 (3.51%) Visual Studio
7 18 (3.16%) Ant
8 17 (2.99%) Gradle
9 15 (2.64%) Bitbucket
10 14 (2.46%) git-flow
11 13 (2.28%) JMeter
11 13 (2.28%) JUnit
11 13 (2.28%) Mockito
11 13 (2.28%) Moq
12 11 (1.93%) JIRA Agile
13 10 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.23%) CircleCI
15 7 (1.23%) CocoaPods
15 7 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 128 (22.50%) Finance
2 29 (5.10%) Banking
3 27 (4.75%) Marketing
4 20 (3.51%) Front Office
5 13 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.76%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.23%) Retail
9 6 (1.05%) Publishing
10 5 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.70%) Back Office
11 4 (0.70%) Games
11 4 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.70%) Legal
11 4 (0.70%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.53%) Law
13 2 (0.35%) Automotive
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 245 (43.06%) Developer
2 103 (18.10%) Architect
3 67 (11.78%) .NET Developer
3 67 (11.78%) Java Developer
4 47 (8.26%) C# Developer
5 42 (7.38%) Senior Developer
6 31 (5.45%) Analyst
7 29 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
7 29 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
8 28 (4.92%) Lead Developer
9 25 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (3.87%) React Developer
11 21 (3.69%) Azure Developer
11 21 (3.69%) Azure Engineer
11 21 (3.69%) Consultant
12 20 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (2.99%) Cloud Engineer
14 16 (2.81%) Enterprise Architect
14 16 (2.81%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (2.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (27.94%) .NET
2 111 (19.51%) Web Services
3 78 (13.71%) REST
4 74 (13.01%) Spring
5 68 (11.95%) HTML
6 66 (11.60%) CSS
7 63 (11.07%) XML
8 60 (10.54%) AngularJS
9 57 (10.02%) ASP.NET
10 56 (9.84%) JSON
11 47 (8.26%) React
12 46 (8.08%) RESTful
13 43 (7.56%) .NET Core
13 43 (7.56%) SOAP
14 42 (7.38%) .NET Framework
14 42 (7.38%) Node.js
15 34 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (5.98%) Spring Boot
16 30 (5.27%) HTML5
17 26 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.39%) User Experience
5 19 (3.34%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.11%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.11%) PKI
8 10 (1.76%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.76%) Replication
9 9 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (1.41%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.41%) iPad
11 7 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (0.88%) CMDB
13 5 (0.88%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.71%) Windows
2 49 (8.61%) Linux
3 25 (4.39%) Windows 10
4 21 (3.69%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.81%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.46%) Android
8 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.23%) Unix
9 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.35%) Solaris
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (20.21%) Microservices
3 112 (19.68%) DevOps
4 110 (19.33%) TDD
5 99 (17.40%) Scrum
6 58 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
6 58 (10.19%) SDLC
7 55 (9.67%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (9.67%) Test Automation
8 54 (9.49%) Kanban
9 52 (9.14%) MVC
10 50 (8.79%) OO
11 44 (7.73%) Software Engineering
12 43 (7.56%) BDD
12 43 (7.56%) SOA
13 41 (7.21%) Migration
14 37 (6.50%) Architectural Design
15 36 (6.33%) Unit Testing
16 35 (6.15%) Computer Science
17 32 (5.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 183 (32.16%) Java
2 141 (24.78%) JavaScript
3 136 (23.90%) C#
4 111 (19.51%) SQL
5 58 (10.19%) Python
6 42 (7.38%) PowerShell
7 31 (5.45%) PHP
8 25 (4.39%) Shell Script
9 22 (3.87%) TypeScript
10 19 (3.34%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.81%) Java 8
11 16 (2.81%) Kotlin
12 12 (2.11%) C
12 12 (2.11%) Go
13 11 (1.93%) C++
14 8 (1.41%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.41%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.88%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 47 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 46 (8.08%) Degree
3 39 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.88%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.70%) ISEB
7 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.70%) MCP
7 4 (0.70%) SANS
8 3 (0.53%) GIAC
8 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.53%) OSCP
9 2 (0.35%) CCNA
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.62%) QA
2 19 (3.34%) SLA
3 7 (1.23%) PMO
4 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) RMADS
5 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.18%) GDPR
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
7 1 (0.18%) NIST
7 1 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 84 (14.76%) Docker
2 54 (9.49%) Active Directory
3 28 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.70%) vSphere
6 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.35%) NDS
7 2 (0.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (7.73%) Kubernetes
2 42 (7.38%) Ansible
3 25 (4.39%) Puppet
4 24 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (4.04%) Terraform
6 15 (2.64%) Microsoft Intune
7 13 (2.28%) SCCM
8 6 (1.05%) Consul
8 6 (1.05%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.53%) SCOM
10 3 (0.53%) WSUS
11 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.35%) Grafana
11 2 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (0.35%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.35%) Salt
12 1 (0.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 1 (0.18%) Matomo
Vendors
1 103 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.91%) Oracle
3 30 (5.27%) VMware
4 28 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (4.22%) MuleSoft
6 23 (4.04%) Xamarin
7 22 (3.87%) AppDynamics
7 22 (3.87%) SAP
8 18 (3.16%) Citrix
9 16 (2.81%) Google
10 15 (2.64%) Apple
11 11 (1.93%) Cisco
12 10 (1.76%) Adobe
12 10 (1.76%) Dell
13 7 (1.23%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.05%) NetApp
15 4 (0.70%) Cognos
15 4 (0.70%) EMC
15 4 (0.70%) Mashery
15 4 (0.70%) ServiceNow