Period
to

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 18 August 2022 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
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 321 322 313
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 -54
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 578 468 226
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.80% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 2.51% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 313 132
10th Percentile £425 £363 £351
25th Percentile £500 £456 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £738 £675 £599
90th Percentile £800 £710 £688
UK median daily rate £575 £540 £491
% change year-on-year +6.48% +9.92% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
10th Percentile - £19.40 £45.33
25th Percentile - £21.13 £45.44
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £46.75
Median % change year-on-year - -46.52% +33.57%
75th Percentile - £41.75 £47.94
90th Percentile - £51.20 £47.98
UK median hourly rate - £25.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year - -46.52% +33.57%

Enterprise Software is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,143 18,619 9,502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.22% 31.24% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,497 12,854 6,464
10th Percentile £320 £306 £275
25th Percentile £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.15%
75th Percentile £681 £628 £613
90th Percentile £788 £725 £731
UK median daily rate £550 £505 £498
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.51% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 525 624 321
10th Percentile £14.62 £12.00 £12.25
25th Percentile £17.56 £15.23 £17.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £23.80 £27.50
Median % change year-on-year +9.24% -13.45% +30.89%
75th Percentile £55.25 £48.75 £47.38
90th Percentile £72.50 £63.53 £56.00
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £25.33
% change year-on-year +13.04% -9.20% +21.17%

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 18 August 2022.

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
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 18 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London -13 363 £638 +6.25% 62
North of England -10 54 £513 -2.84% 24
Midlands -12 45 £585 +56.00% 29
South East -28 41 £550 +12.24% 26
West Midlands -5 38 £600 +26.32% 14
North West -9 25 £468 -6.50% 12
Yorkshire -9 23 £525 -2.33% 10
South West -18 9 £725 +70.59% 10
East of England +1 7 £500 +8.11% 14
East Midlands -10 7 £500 +35.14% 14
North East - 6 £463 - 2
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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.

1 221 (38.24%) Agile
2 218 (37.72%) Social Skills
3 176 (30.45%) Finance
4 175 (30.28%) Azure
5 153 (26.47%) DevOps
6 138 (23.88%) Java
7 126 (21.80%) Microservices
7 126 (21.80%) CI/CD
8 125 (21.63%) AWS
9 120 (20.76%) Oracle
10 105 (18.17%) Banking
11 102 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
12 101 (17.47%) Microsoft
13 100 (17.30%) JavaScript
14 99 (17.13%) Kubernetes
15 93 (16.09%) C#
16 92 (15.92%) .NET
17 88 (15.22%) SaaS
18 85 (14.71%) AngularJS
19 84 (14.53%) Scrum
20 82 (14.19%) SQL
20 82 (14.19%) Jenkins
21 80 (13.84%) Docker
22 69 (11.94%) Decision-Making
23 68 (11.76%) Python
24 66 (11.42%) ERP
24 66 (11.42%) Software Engineering
24 66 (11.42%) JIRA
24 66 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
25 64 (11.07%) Front Office

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 22 (3.81%) Confluence
2 19 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (2.77%) Sitefinity
4 14 (2.42%) Apache
5 9 (1.56%) JBoss
6 8 (1.38%) IIS
6 8 (1.38%) nginx
6 8 (1.38%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.04%) Camunda
8 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.87%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.52%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.52%) CMS
10 3 (0.52%) Mule
10 3 (0.52%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.35%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.35%) IBM Transformation Extender
Applications
1 22 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.69%) InVision
4 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.69%) Sketch
5 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (7.44%) NetSuite
2 9 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.87%) Magento
5 4 (0.69%) Siebel CRM
6 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.52%) Shopify
7 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.35%) SAP PLM
7 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.17%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 175 (30.28%) Azure
2 125 (21.63%) AWS
3 88 (15.22%) SaaS
4 54 (9.34%) Azure DevOps
5 32 (5.54%) GitHub
6 30 (5.19%) PaaS
7 29 (5.02%) Power Platform
8 27 (4.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (4.67%) IaaS
9 26 (4.50%) Azure AKS
9 26 (4.50%) Taleo
10 25 (4.33%) Azure Pipelines
11 23 (3.98%) PowerApps
12 21 (3.63%) Serverless
13 20 (3.46%) GCP
14 18 (3.11%) OpenShift
15 17 (2.94%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 17 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
16 13 (2.25%) Datadog
17 12 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.81%) DNS
2 18 (3.11%) Firewall
3 13 (2.25%) SSL
4 9 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.38%) HTTP
6 7 (1.21%) Skype
7 5 (0.87%) BGP
7 5 (0.87%) FTP
7 5 (0.87%) SNMP
8 3 (0.52%) LAN
8 3 (0.52%) VLAN
8 3 (0.52%) VPN
8 3 (0.52%) Wireless
9 2 (0.35%) Internet
9 2 (0.35%) Intranet
9 2 (0.35%) Network Security
9 2 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.35%) SMTP
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.92%) Relational Database
2 37 (6.40%) SQL Server
3 32 (5.54%) RDBMS
4 25 (4.33%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.15%) Big Data
6 22 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (3.63%) MongoDB
8 20 (3.46%) MySQL
9 19 (3.29%) Redis
10 18 (3.11%) Data Lake
11 12 (2.08%) DynamoDB
12 11 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.38%) Power BI
14 7 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.04%) Cloudera CDH
15 6 (1.04%) GIS
15 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 82 (14.19%) Jenkins
2 66 (11.42%) JIRA
3 57 (9.86%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.81%) Gradle
5 21 (3.63%) JUnit
6 20 (3.46%) Maven
7 16 (2.77%) GitLab
8 11 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.73%) Mockito
10 9 (1.56%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.21%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.87%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.87%) JMeter
13 4 (0.69%) Axure RP
13 4 (0.69%) Qt Creator
13 4 (0.69%) RSpec
13 4 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (0.69%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.52%) git-flow
14 3 (0.52%) NWDS
General
1 218 (37.72%) Social Skills
2 176 (30.45%) Finance
3 105 (18.17%) Banking
4 66 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (11.07%) Front Office
6 45 (7.79%) Investment Banking
7 31 (5.36%) Influencing Skills
8 23 (3.98%) Presentation Skills
9 18 (3.11%) Public Sector
10 16 (2.77%) Marketing
11 15 (2.60%) Legal
12 14 (2.42%) Financial Institution
13 12 (2.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 5 (0.87%) Billing
15 4 (0.69%) Law
15 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.52%) Automotive
16 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.52%) Retail
16 3 (0.52%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 127 (21.97%) Developer
2 116 (20.07%) Architect
3 70 (12.11%) Solutions Architect
4 54 (9.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 36 (6.23%) Consultant
6 34 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 33 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
7 33 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 30 (5.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 30 (5.19%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 28 (4.84%) Project Manager
10 27 (4.67%) Analyst
11 26 (4.50%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.50%) Functional Consultant
11 26 (4.50%) NetSuite Consultant
12 24 (4.15%) Senior Developer
13 23 (3.98%) Enterprise Architect
14 22 (3.81%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (3.63%) Cloud Architect
16 17 (2.94%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (15.92%) .NET
2 85 (14.71%) AngularJS
3 57 (9.86%) REST
4 55 (9.52%) HTML
5 52 (9.00%) JSON
6 48 (8.30%) React
7 43 (7.44%) Spring
8 41 (7.09%) Node.js
9 39 (6.75%) Spring Boot
10 38 (6.57%) Reactive Extensions
11 32 (5.54%) HTML5
12 31 (5.36%) Kafka
13 30 (5.19%) CSS
14 28 (4.84%) Web Services
15 26 (4.50%) SOAP
15 26 (4.50%) WebSockets
16 20 (3.46%) ASP.NET
17 18 (3.11%) Middleware
17 18 (3.11%) RESTful
18 17 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.55%) User Experience
2 35 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (5.54%) Public Cloud
4 25 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.63%) Low-Code
6 13 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.90%) Clustering
8 10 (1.73%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.04%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.04%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.87%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.69%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.69%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.79%) Windows
2 38 (6.57%) Linux
3 12 (2.08%) Unix
4 10 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.21%) Android
5 7 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.87%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.35%) AIX
8 2 (0.35%) CentOS
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) VMS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (38.24%) Agile
2 153 (26.47%) DevOps
3 126 (21.80%) CI/CD
3 126 (21.80%) Microservices
4 102 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 84 (14.53%) Scrum
6 69 (11.94%) Decision-Making
7 66 (11.42%) ERP
7 66 (11.42%) Software Engineering
8 62 (10.73%) OO
9 61 (10.55%) CRM
10 57 (9.86%) Migration
10 57 (9.86%) SDLC
11 53 (9.17%) Project Management
12 51 (8.82%) Mentoring
13 47 (8.13%) Multithreading
14 44 (7.61%) Electronic Trading
15 43 (7.44%) Computer Science
15 43 (7.44%) Infrastructure as Code
16 42 (7.27%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (23.88%) Java
2 100 (17.30%) JavaScript
3 93 (16.09%) C#
4 82 (14.19%) SQL
5 68 (11.76%) Python
6 39 (6.75%) TypeScript
7 36 (6.23%) PowerShell
8 20 (3.46%) VB.NET
9 18 (3.11%) Go
10 15 (2.60%) C++
11 13 (2.25%) C
11 13 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.73%) PHP
12 10 (1.73%) Ruby
13 8 (1.38%) Perl
14 6 (1.04%) Scala
15 4 (0.69%) ABAP
15 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (9.86%) Degree
2 35 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 33 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.11%) AWS Certification
5 15 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (2.08%) Azure Certification
7 11 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.73%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 8 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.38%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.38%) PMP
10 5 (0.87%) CSPO
10 5 (0.87%) ISEB
10 5 (0.87%) RHCA
10 5 (0.87%) SAFe Agilist
11 3 (0.52%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.09%) QA
2 16 (2.77%) Accessibility
2 16 (2.77%) SLA
3 10 (1.73%) PMO
4 9 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.04%) GDPR
6 3 (0.52%) GRC
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) Automotive SPICE
8 1 (0.17%) NCSC
8 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (13.84%) Docker
2 39 (6.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.69%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.52%) XenApp
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 99 (17.13%) Kubernetes
2 54 (9.34%) Terraform
3 50 (8.65%) Ansible
4 21 (3.63%) Single Sign-On
5 14 (2.42%) Puppet
6 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (1.38%) Grafana
7 8 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.04%) Kibana
9 5 (0.87%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.87%) Rancher
9 5 (0.87%) SCOM
10 4 (0.69%) Consul
10 4 (0.69%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (0.52%) CloudHub
11 3 (0.52%) MOM
11 3 (0.52%) SCCM
12 2 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.35%) Salt
13 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 120 (20.76%) Oracle
2 101 (17.47%) Microsoft
3 61 (10.55%) SAP
4 42 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
5 34 (5.88%) Google
6 29 (5.02%) ServiceNow
7 28 (4.84%) PeopleSoft
8 26 (4.50%) Infor
8 26 (4.50%) Zuora
9 25 (4.33%) Pega
10 20 (3.46%) Cloudera
10 20 (3.46%) MuleSoft
11 16 (2.77%) IBM
11 16 (2.77%) Sitecore
12 15 (2.60%) Databricks
13 14 (2.42%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.73%) Informatica
14 10 (1.73%) New Relic
15 8 (1.38%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.21%) Citrix