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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 55 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16  
Contract jobs citing JDA 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.60% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.19% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £600 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
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 308 335 487
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 48.73% 50.15% 54.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 171 236
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.94% +18.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £8.78 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.76 £20.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Demand Forecasting
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) BPEL
3 1 (11.11%) WFM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) JMS

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 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
General
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
2 7 (77.78%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JMS
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
1 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) BPEL
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Demand Forecasting
2 1 (11.11%) WFM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle