Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 6 months to 23 September 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 50 61
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 +12
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.55% 0.86% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.51% 1.78% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 4
Lancashire median daily rate £435 £610 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.69% +37.08% -19.09%
10th Percentile £385 £605 £377
90th Percentile £485 £755 £478
North West median daily rate £450 £610 £493
% change year-on-year -26.23% +23.86% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £51.25 - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 188 281 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 29.94% 48.53% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 172 174
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +9.38% -6.98%
10th Percentile £213 £301 £197
90th Percentile £593 £550 £607
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 20
Lancashire median hourly rate £22.00 £38.13 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +73.30% -
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.53 £12.10
90th Percentile £47.40 £46.16 £45.63
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.67% +34.38% -4.99%

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Enterprise Software as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in Lancashire

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Software in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in Lancashire

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Chorley - 10 £435 - 1
Preston - 4 £433 - 1
Blackburn - 2 - -
Enterprise Software
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) JBoss
3 8 (50.00%) Apache
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (50.00%) CA
3 8 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (37.50%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement

Enterprise Software
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 8 (50.00%) JBoss
1 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) BPR
2 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) Data Flow Diagram
2 6 (37.50%) Data Privacy
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) IDEF
2 6 (37.50%) Network Design
2 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 6 (37.50%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Identification
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) CA
1 8 (50.00%) IBM
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle