Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 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
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 168 167
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 47 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.83% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 2.09% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 21
North West median daily rate £500 £610 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.03% +22.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £369 £181 £250
90th Percentile £700 £727 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North West median hourly rate - - £11.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +172.73% -76.84%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,549 1,577 2,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 27.27% 29.00% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 983 1,297
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £187 £232
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 97 89
North West median hourly rate £23.34 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.14% +31.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £13.45 £12.77 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.58 £59.25 £45.30
England median hourly rate £20.72 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.31% +3.28% -

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Enterprise Software as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in the North West

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in the North West

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in the North West

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in the North West

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Manchester +5 23 £563 +80.00% 16
Cheshire +2 9 £388 +167.24% 15
Lancashire -15 7 £488 -20.08% 1
Merseyside -11 5 £550 - 2
Cumbria - 2 - -
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (27.66%) .NET
3 11 (23.40%) C#
3 11 (23.40%) TOGAF
4 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 10 (21.28%) BDD
5 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (19.15%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) Web Services
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 8 (17.02%) SOA
6 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
6 8 (17.02%) IT Strategy
7 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (14.89%) CRM
7 7 (14.89%) Java
7 7 (14.89%) SLA
7 7 (14.89%) MVC
7 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (12.77%) JSON
8 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming

Enterprise Software
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (6.38%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.26%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.64%) Office 365
4 3 (6.38%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.26%) SaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Boomi
6 1 (2.13%) IaaS
6 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
1 5 (10.64%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (10.64%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.26%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Law
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Billing
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Architect
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Applications Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Azure Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) Web Services
3 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.77%) JSON
5 5 (10.64%) Node.js
5 5 (10.64%) Spring
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.26%) HTML
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) Leaflet
7 2 (4.26%) OpenLayers
7 2 (4.26%) RESTful
8 1 (2.13%) J2EE
8 1 (2.13%) Middleware
8 1 (2.13%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.13%) XML
8 1 (2.13%) XSL
8 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (10.64%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) TOGAF
3 10 (21.28%) BDD
3 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) IT Strategy
4 8 (17.02%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.89%) CRM
5 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (14.89%) MVC
5 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
6 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) IDEF
7 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) C#
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) Java 8
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) ESRI
4 2 (4.26%) Intapp
4 2 (4.26%) Mapbox
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Reuters
4 2 (4.26%) Saba
5 1 (2.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO