The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of JDA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JDA over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within JDA Software Group.

JDA
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 57 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing JDA 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.53% 0.29% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.41% 0.59% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 7
Median daily rate £600 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +41.17% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JDA is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 264 340 408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 44.97% 48.71% 58.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 165 207
Median daily rate £360 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.60 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.65% -8.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £7.87 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

JDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing JDA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for JDA in Hertfordshire

JDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JDA in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JDA in Hertfordshire

JDA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
JDA
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JDA 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JDA.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Demand Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) BPEL
4 1 (10.00%) WFM
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce

JDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 7 (70.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) SOA
1 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) BPEL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Demand Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle