Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 305 326
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 -21
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 822 775 752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 2.39% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 572 505
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £340 £300 £306
90th Percentile £650 £625 £650
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
England median hourly rate £41.00 £36.69 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.75% -26.63% +159.74%
10th Percentile £18.90 £28.12 £47.50
90th Percentile £55.10 £44.71 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £43.00 £49.91
% change year-on-year -4.65% -13.84% +159.27%

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 32180 32386 34369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.94% 33.20% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21580 21357 22239
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1119 1351
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £20.63 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.62% +5.13% +8.33%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 411 £500 +2.56% 108
South East +1 153 £400 +6.67% 27
North of England +11 99 £506 +19.12% 53
Midlands +48 74 £450 +12.50% 20
Yorkshire +51 66 £550 +10.00% 30
East of England +29 64 £388 -18.42% 11
West Midlands +29 44 £450 +6.51% 10
North West -2 33 £610 +28.42% 16
South West +13 31 £425 - 10
East Midlands +4 27 £410 +2.50% 10
North East +30 12 £610 +79.41% 7
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 417 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (32.48%) Java
3 227 (27.62%) SQL
4 204 (24.82%) TDD
5 201 (24.45%) Web Services
6 200 (24.33%) Finance
7 186 (22.63%) .NET
8 173 (21.05%) SOA
9 165 (20.07%) Oracle
10 164 (19.95%) C#
11 159 (19.34%) JavaScript
12 154 (18.73%) Scrum
13 139 (16.91%) SQL Server
14 133 (16.18%) Git (software)
15 131 (15.94%) MVC
16 129 (15.69%) Microsoft
17 126 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
18 123 (14.96%) BDD
19 118 (14.36%) Spring
19 118 (14.36%) JIRA
20 116 (14.11%) HTML
20 116 (14.11%) Linux
21 110 (13.38%) RESTful
22 97 (11.80%) Jenkins
23 96 (11.68%) SDLC
24 95 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
25 91 (11.07%) Python
26 90 (10.95%) XML
26 90 (10.95%) CSS
27 88 (10.71%) DevOps

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 80 (9.73%) Confluence
2 58 (7.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 56 (6.81%) JBoss
4 35 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 33 (4.01%) WebSphere
6 18 (2.19%) CMS
7 16 (1.95%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.82%) Apache
8 15 (1.82%) Mule
8 15 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.58%) GlassFish
10 13 (1.58%) Liferay
11 12 (1.46%) MS Exchange
12 10 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (1.22%) nginx
13 9 (1.09%) IIS
14 8 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
1 9 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.85%) InVision
3 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.12%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 35 (4.26%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.97%) Teamcenter
3 6 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) RMDS
5 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.12%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (5.23%) SaaS
4 42 (5.11%) PaaS
5 31 (3.77%) IaaS
6 14 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.46%) OpenShift
8 11 (1.34%) Office 365
9 9 (1.09%) GitHub
10 8 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.49%) Force.com
11 4 (0.49%) Serverless
11 4 (0.49%) Slack
12 3 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.36%) BPaaS
12 3 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.36%) npm
12 3 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.26%) HTTP
2 29 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 29 (3.53%) WAN
3 28 (3.41%) LAN
4 22 (2.68%) DNS
4 22 (2.68%) FTP
5 20 (2.43%) SAN
6 18 (2.19%) SSL
7 17 (2.07%) Internet
8 14 (1.70%) DHCP
8 14 (1.70%) Firewall
8 14 (1.70%) LDAP
9 13 (1.58%) SMTP
10 8 (0.97%) Network Security
11 7 (0.85%) NAS
12 6 (0.73%) Skype
13 3 (0.36%) Extranet
13 3 (0.36%) Intranet
13 3 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 73 (8.88%) NoSQL
3 57 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 51 (6.20%) MongoDB
5 48 (5.84%) Oracle Database
6 42 (5.11%) Big Data
7 36 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (3.77%) MySQL
9 30 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (3.04%) Endeca
11 19 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.70%) DB2
14 13 (1.58%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (1.34%) Apache Hive
16 11 (1.34%) Hadoop
17 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (1.22%) RDBMS
18 8 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 133 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 118 (14.36%) JIRA
3 97 (11.80%) Jenkins
4 78 (9.49%) JUnit
5 63 (7.66%) Subversion
6 60 (7.30%) Maven
7 38 (4.62%) Mockito
7 38 (4.62%) Selenium
8 30 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (3.53%) Spock
10 26 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (3.04%) Gradle
11 25 (3.04%) JIRA Agile
12 22 (2.68%) SoapUI
12 22 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
13 21 (2.55%) Eclipse
14 19 (2.31%) Ant
15 15 (1.82%) NUnit
16 14 (1.70%) IntelliJ
17 12 (1.46%) Checkstyle
General
1 200 (24.33%) Finance
2 67 (8.15%) Banking
3 27 (3.28%) Retail
4 17 (2.07%) Legal
5 14 (1.70%) Investment Banking
5 14 (1.70%) Law
6 13 (1.58%) Marketing
6 13 (1.58%) Publishing
7 12 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.09%) Front Office
8 9 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.85%) Billing
10 6 (0.73%) Games
10 6 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.61%) Back Office
11 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.49%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 367 (44.65%) Developer
2 144 (17.52%) Architect
3 120 (14.60%) Java Developer
4 79 (9.61%) .NET Developer
5 67 (8.15%) C# Developer
6 50 (6.08%) Senior Developer
7 49 (5.96%) Enterprise Architect
8 48 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
10 38 (4.62%) SQL Developer
11 36 (4.38%) Analyst
12 32 (3.89%) DevOps Engineer
13 31 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
14 30 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 30 (3.65%) Technical Architect
15 29 (3.53%) Consultant
16 27 (3.28%) Project Manager
17 22 (2.68%) Scrum Master
18 21 (2.55%) Designer
18 21 (2.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (24.45%) Web Services
2 186 (22.63%) .NET
3 118 (14.36%) Spring
4 116 (14.11%) HTML
5 110 (13.38%) RESTful
6 90 (10.95%) CSS
6 90 (10.95%) XML
7 79 (9.61%) AngularJS
8 77 (9.37%) REST
9 69 (8.39%) ASP.NET
10 68 (8.27%) .NET Framework
10 68 (8.27%) SOAP
11 66 (8.03%) jQuery
12 64 (7.79%) JSON
13 62 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 55 (6.69%) J2EE
14 55 (6.69%) Middleware
15 53 (6.45%) Node.js
16 52 (6.33%) WCF
17 48 (5.84%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 95 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.35%) iPad
2 44 (5.35%) User Experience
3 35 (4.26%) Virtual Team
4 27 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.04%) Credit Risk
5 25 (3.04%) Social Media
6 24 (2.92%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.43%) Fixed Income
8 20 (2.43%) Market Risk
9 15 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.70%) Fintech
11 12 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.46%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.46%) DataPower
12 11 (1.34%) Clustering
13 10 (1.22%) Mainframe
13 10 (1.22%) PMI
14 9 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 116 (14.11%) Linux
2 81 (9.85%) Windows
3 79 (9.61%) Unix
4 26 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (2.92%) Windows Server
6 16 (1.95%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.09%) Android
9 8 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.85%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.73%) Solaris
12 5 (0.61%) AIX
12 5 (0.61%) HPUX
13 2 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (24.82%) TDD
3 173 (21.05%) SOA
4 154 (18.73%) Scrum
5 131 (15.94%) MVC
6 126 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (14.96%) BDD
8 96 (11.68%) SDLC
9 88 (10.71%) DevOps
10 84 (10.22%) Microservices
11 83 (10.10%) Kanban
12 70 (8.52%) E-Commerce
13 69 (8.39%) Open Source
14 67 (8.15%) Software Engineering
15 65 (7.91%) Configuration Management
16 59 (7.18%) Web Development
17 55 (6.69%) Unit Testing
18 53 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
19 52 (6.33%) Project Management
20 51 (6.20%) OO
Programming Languages
1 267 (32.48%) Java
2 227 (27.62%) SQL
3 164 (19.95%) C#
4 159 (19.34%) JavaScript
5 91 (11.07%) Python
6 77 (9.37%) PL/SQL
7 53 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 41 (4.99%) Perl
9 39 (4.74%) PowerShell
10 29 (3.53%) Bash Shell
11 22 (2.68%) Ruby
12 21 (2.55%) VB.NET
12 21 (2.55%) XPath
13 20 (2.43%) TypeScript
14 18 (2.19%) Groovy
14 18 (2.19%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.95%) C++
16 14 (1.70%) C
17 12 (1.46%) PHP
18 11 (1.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 61 (7.42%) Degree
2 36 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.09%) PMP
6 8 (0.97%) CISSP
7 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.73%) RHCE
9 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.61%) RHCA
10 4 (0.49%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.49%) GCIH
10 4 (0.49%) GIAC
11 3 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.36%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (8.39%) QA
2 19 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.46%) SLA
4 10 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.09%) PMO
5 9 (1.09%) RosettaNet
6 8 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.36%) COBIT
8 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.36%) SEPA
9 2 (0.24%) GDPR
9 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 65 (7.91%) Docker
2 32 (3.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.49%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.49%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.49%) OpenIDM
6 4 (0.49%) XenApp
7 3 (0.36%) KVM
8 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.12%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) Squid
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 71 (8.64%) Ansible
2 41 (4.99%) Puppet
3 36 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.16%) Kubernetes
5 11 (1.34%) MOM
6 9 (1.09%) SCOM
7 8 (0.97%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.85%) Mesos
9 5 (0.61%) Consul
9 5 (0.61%) SCCM
9 5 (0.61%) Terraform
10 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.36%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.36%) Kibana
11 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.36%) vMotion
11 3 (0.36%) vRealize
11 3 (0.36%) Zipkin
12 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 165 (20.07%) Oracle
2 129 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.14%) IBM
4 27 (3.28%) HP
5 26 (3.16%) ATG
6 25 (3.04%) Red Hat
7 20 (2.43%) Sybase
8 19 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (2.19%) SAP
10 16 (1.95%) VMware
11 14 (1.70%) MuleSoft
11 14 (1.70%) webMethods
12 13 (1.58%) Adobe
12 13 (1.58%) Informatica
13 12 (1.46%) ServiceNow
14 10 (1.22%) Sitecore
15 9 (1.09%) Atlassian
15 9 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
15 9 (1.09%) Solace
16 8 (0.97%) Siemens