Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 323 334
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11 -5
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 862 640 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.72% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.75% 2.19% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 432 489
England median daily rate £469 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £624 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -0.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
England median hourly rate £28.39 £11.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.07% -76.84% +126.19%
10th Percentile £21.09 £11.00 £43.00
90th Percentile £37.43 £59.10 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £28.39 £11.00 £49.82
% change year-on-year +158.07% -77.92% +137.24%

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 31,333 29,160 32,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.59% 32.78% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,200 19,146 21,052
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £628 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 921 1,041 1,220
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +17.14%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 +32 419 £500 +5.32% 128
South East +18 168 £409 -2.68% 52
Midlands +64 102 £463 +6.32% 18
North of England +28 102 £400 +8.11% 80
West Midlands +61 80 £475 +6.74% 11
Yorkshire +32 71 £400 - 41
South West +31 42 £368 -13.53% 18
East of England -5 37 £388 -22.50% 30
North West +20 30 £400 -20.00% 35
East Midlands +14 21 £438 +9.38% 7
North East +9 7 £610 +79.41% 4
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 453 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (36.19%) Java
3 249 (28.89%) SQL
4 246 (28.54%) Web Services
5 220 (25.52%) TDD
6 208 (24.13%) .NET
7 205 (23.78%) JavaScript
8 203 (23.55%) Oracle
9 192 (22.27%) C#
10 183 (21.23%) Finance
11 180 (20.88%) Scrum
12 176 (20.42%) SQL Server
13 174 (20.19%) HTML
14 165 (19.14%) Git (software)
15 157 (18.21%) BDD
16 155 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
17 145 (16.82%) CSS
18 136 (15.78%) SOA
19 135 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
20 134 (15.55%) MVC
21 133 (15.43%) Linux
21 133 (15.43%) Jenkins
22 119 (13.81%) Microsoft Azure
23 116 (13.46%) RESTful
24 114 (13.23%) ASP.NET
25 113 (13.11%) Microsoft
26 111 (12.88%) Spring
27 109 (12.65%) XML
28 104 (12.06%) Python
29 101 (11.72%) JIRA

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 72 (8.35%) Confluence
2 58 (6.73%) JBoss
3 56 (6.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 55 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.83%) WebSphere
6 32 (3.71%) GlassFish
6 32 (3.71%) Liferay
7 25 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (2.78%) WebLogic
9 22 (2.55%) Apache
10 21 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
11 20 (2.32%) nginx
12 17 (1.97%) SharePoint
13 16 (1.86%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (1.28%) CMS
15 11 (1.28%) MS Exchange
16 9 (1.04%) Mule
17 6 (0.70%) SAS
18 5 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (1.04%) InVision
3 9 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.46%) UXPin
6 3 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (3.94%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) Maximo
3 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.12%) RMDS
3 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.12%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.12%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (13.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.36%) PaaS
4 26 (3.02%) SaaS
5 25 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (2.32%) GitHub
7 18 (2.09%) IaaS
8 16 (1.86%) npm
9 13 (1.51%) Office 365
10 12 (1.39%) OpenShift
10 12 (1.39%) Yarn
11 8 (0.93%) Force.com
11 8 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.93%) Slack
12 6 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 6 (0.70%) Serverless
13 5 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.71%) HTTP
2 24 (2.78%) Internet
3 20 (2.32%) FTP
3 20 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 19 (2.20%) Firewall
4 19 (2.20%) SAN
4 19 (2.20%) SSL
5 18 (2.09%) LAN
5 18 (2.09%) WAN
6 11 (1.28%) DNS
7 10 (1.16%) Skype
7 10 (1.16%) SMTP
8 9 (1.04%) HTTPS
8 9 (1.04%) Network Security
9 7 (0.81%) NAS
9 7 (0.81%) tcpdump
9 7 (0.81%) VPN
9 7 (0.81%) Wireshark
10 6 (0.70%) DHCP
11 3 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 74 (8.58%) Oracle Database
3 60 (6.96%) Relational Database
4 57 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 54 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (4.76%) MySQL
7 36 (4.18%) MongoDB
8 34 (3.94%) Big Data
9 32 (3.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 22 (2.55%) Endeca
10 22 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (2.20%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.86%) DB2
13 11 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.04%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.04%) Spatial Data
16 8 (0.93%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 165 (19.14%) Git (software)
2 133 (15.43%) Jenkins
3 101 (11.72%) JIRA
4 74 (8.58%) JUnit
5 57 (6.61%) Maven
6 56 (6.50%) Subversion
7 53 (6.15%) Selenium
8 37 (4.29%) Mockito
9 28 (3.25%) Gradle
9 28 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
10 27 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (3.02%) Spock
12 25 (2.90%) Jasmine
13 24 (2.78%) SoapUI
14 21 (2.44%) Eclipse
14 21 (2.44%) Visual Studio
15 18 (2.09%) Ant
15 18 (2.09%) SonarQube
16 17 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 17 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 183 (21.23%) Finance
2 72 (8.35%) Banking
3 32 (3.71%) Retail
4 24 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.51%) Law
5 13 (1.51%) Legal
6 11 (1.28%) Games
7 8 (0.93%) Back Office
7 8 (0.93%) Publishing
8 7 (0.81%) Advertising
8 7 (0.81%) Marketing
9 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.70%) German Language
9 6 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.58%) French Language
10 5 (0.58%) Front Office
10 5 (0.58%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.35%) Billing
11 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 420 (48.72%) Developer
2 147 (17.05%) Java Developer
3 114 (13.23%) Architect
4 89 (10.32%) .NET Developer
5 71 (8.24%) C# Developer
6 52 (6.03%) Senior Developer
7 48 (5.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 46 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (5.10%) Analyst
10 33 (3.83%) Consultant
10 33 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
11 30 (3.48%) Project Manager
12 28 (3.25%) Technical Architect
13 23 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (2.67%) Designer
13 23 (2.67%) Oracle Developer
14 22 (2.55%) Integration Developer
14 22 (2.55%) MuleSoft Developer
15 21 (2.44%) Azure Developer
15 21 (2.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (28.54%) Web Services
2 208 (24.13%) .NET
3 174 (20.19%) HTML
4 145 (16.82%) CSS
5 116 (13.46%) RESTful
6 114 (13.23%) ASP.NET
7 111 (12.88%) Spring
8 109 (12.65%) XML
9 93 (10.79%) .NET Framework
10 82 (9.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 78 (9.05%) AngularJS
12 76 (8.82%) REST
13 73 (8.47%) SOAP
14 72 (8.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 68 (7.89%) jQuery
16 62 (7.19%) Middleware
17 61 (7.08%) Hibernate
18 55 (6.38%) HTML5
19 54 (6.26%) J2EE
20 49 (5.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (5.57%) iPad
4 46 (5.34%) User Experience
5 25 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 22 (2.55%) Social Media
7 21 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 21 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.20%) Client/Server
8 19 (2.20%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.09%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.74%) Market Risk
11 14 (1.62%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.51%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.51%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.39%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.39%) DataPower
13 12 (1.39%) Fintech
14 10 (1.16%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 133 (15.43%) Linux
2 100 (11.60%) Windows
3 70 (8.12%) Unix
4 32 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.81%) Android
8 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.70%) CentOS
9 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.58%) Debian
10 5 (0.58%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.35%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) HPUX
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (25.52%) TDD
3 180 (20.88%) Scrum
4 157 (18.21%) BDD
5 155 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
6 136 (15.78%) SOA
7 134 (15.55%) MVC
8 99 (11.48%) Test Automation
9 98 (11.37%) DevOps
10 96 (11.14%) Kanban
11 91 (10.56%) Software Engineering
12 90 (10.44%) SDLC
13 86 (9.98%) Microservices
14 85 (9.86%) E-Commerce
15 79 (9.16%) Unit Testing
16 68 (7.89%) Open Source
17 57 (6.61%) Project Management
18 54 (6.26%) Web Development
19 50 (5.80%) EAI
20 49 (5.68%) OO
Programming Languages
1 312 (36.19%) Java
2 249 (28.89%) SQL
3 205 (23.78%) JavaScript
4 192 (22.27%) C#
5 104 (12.06%) Python
6 93 (10.79%) PL/SQL
7 57 (6.61%) PowerShell
8 52 (6.03%) Perl
9 48 (5.57%) T-SQL
10 41 (4.76%) Bash Shell
11 32 (3.71%) VB.NET
12 29 (3.36%) Ruby
13 26 (3.02%) TypeScript
14 22 (2.55%) C++
14 22 (2.55%) VB
15 18 (2.09%) C
16 16 (1.86%) Groovy
17 15 (1.74%) PHP
18 14 (1.62%) Shell Script
19 12 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (5.34%) Degree
2 22 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.51%) PMI Certification
3 13 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.16%) PMP
5 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.58%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.46%) CISA
8 4 (0.46%) CISM
8 4 (0.46%) CISSP
8 4 (0.46%) CRISC
9 3 (0.35%) MCSE
10 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.23%) VCP6
11 1 (0.12%) CCNP
11 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (10.21%) QA
2 12 (1.39%) SLA
3 11 (1.28%) GDPR
4 10 (1.16%) RosettaNet
5 7 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.81%) PMO
6 3 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 71 (8.24%) Docker
2 40 (4.64%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.58%) XenApp
7 4 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.35%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.35%) KVM
8 3 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.23%) HDFS
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 77 (8.93%) Ansible
2 44 (5.10%) Puppet
3 35 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (2.90%) Kubernetes
5 14 (1.62%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.39%) MOM
7 11 (1.28%) Terraform
8 8 (0.93%) SCOM
9 7 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.70%) Kibana
11 5 (0.58%) logstash
11 5 (0.58%) SCCM
12 4 (0.46%) CA Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.46%) Packer
13 3 (0.35%) Mesos
13 3 (0.35%) Rsyslog
13 3 (0.35%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.35%) vMotion
13 3 (0.35%) vRealize
14 2 (0.23%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 203 (23.55%) Oracle
2 113 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 42 (4.87%) HP
4 32 (3.71%) MuleSoft
5 31 (3.60%) IBM
6 26 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (2.90%) Red Hat
8 22 (2.55%) ATG
9 21 (2.44%) Sybase
10 19 (2.20%) SAP
10 19 (2.20%) VMware
11 16 (1.86%) Google
12 13 (1.51%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.51%) webMethods
13 10 (1.16%) iManage
13 10 (1.16%) Informatica
13 10 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
14 9 (1.04%) Adobe
14 9 (1.04%) CA
14 9 (1.04%) TIBCO