Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 165 163
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +23
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 51 40 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.86% 0.70% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.00% 2.37% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 41
North West median daily rate £449 £610 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.43% +22.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £205 £301 £313
90th Percentile £711 £755 £525
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £36.69
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.75% -26.63%

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 1,700 1,690 2,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.80% 29.52% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1,078 1,496
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £200 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 84 96
North West median hourly rate £22.32 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.61% +25.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.46 £11.75
90th Percentile £48.21 £48.34 £44.88
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
Manchester -7 20 £500 +11.11% 16
Cheshire +10 13 £388 +44.86% 3
Lancashire -16 10 £450 -26.23% 1
Cumbria - 4 - -
Merseyside -13 1 £438 +0.57% 4
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) SQL
4 14 (27.45%) Web Services
5 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
6 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (23.53%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) TDD
7 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
8 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (17.65%) BDD
9 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.65%) C#
9 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 9 (17.65%) Windows
9 9 (17.65%) CRM
9 9 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (15.69%) SAN
10 8 (15.69%) Java
10 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (15.69%) Business Transformation
11 7 (13.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
11 7 (13.73%) Firewall
11 7 (13.73%) SOA
12 6 (11.76%) BPR

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 4 (7.84%) ArcGIS
2 3 (5.88%) IBM Domino
2 3 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.88%) SAS
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.92%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.80%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.92%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (3.92%) SaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Boomi
5 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) SAN
2 7 (13.73%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) Converged Networks
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) GIS
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.96%) GitLab
4 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Billing
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Local Government
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Architect
3 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) GIS Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Domino Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) Web Services
2 12 (23.53%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
5 5 (9.80%) RESTful
5 5 (9.80%) Spring
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
6 4 (7.84%) OpenLayers
7 3 (5.88%) Leaflet
7 3 (5.88%) XPages
8 2 (3.92%) CSS
8 2 (3.92%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.92%) XML
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
9 1 (1.96%) XSL
9 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) TDD
3 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (17.65%) BDD
4 9 (17.65%) CRM
4 9 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (15.69%) Business Transformation
5 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (13.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (13.73%) SOA
6 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
7 6 (11.76%) BPR
7 6 (11.76%) Data Privacy
7 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) IDEF
7 6 (11.76%) Network Design
7 6 (11.76%) Pair Programming
7 6 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 6 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) SQL
2 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) C#
4 8 (15.69%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) Java 8
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) LotusScript
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.96%) Groovy
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
1 2 (3.92%) Terraform
2 1 (1.96%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) ESRI
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
3 4 (7.84%) Mapbox
4 3 (5.88%) Lotus
4 3 (5.88%) Saba
4 3 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) Intapp
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Reuters
6 1 (1.96%) CA
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) TIBCO