Period
to 23 August 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 August 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 144 169
Rank change year-on-year -10 +25 0
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 50 73 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 1.20% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 4.08% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 39
North West median daily rate £425 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -25.00% +23.71%
10th Percentile £330 £314 £294
90th Percentile £560 £588 £755
England median daily rate £500 £488 £474
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.96% +5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
North West median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £51.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year -31.71% +11.41% +126.13%

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 1,547 1,789 1,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.97% 29.41% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 1,032 1,099
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £190 £231 £225
90th Percentile £594 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 97 106
North West median hourly rate £20.77 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -9.09% +41.66%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.38 £51.25 £55.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.41% +7.06% -

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 August 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 August 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
Cheshire +37 26 £380 -7.88% 6
Manchester +4 21 £450 -10.00% 20
Lancashire -2 2 £425 -2.30% 1
Merseyside -15 1 £495 +80.00%
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) CSS
3 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (34.00%) HTML
5 16 (32.00%) .NET
5 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.00%) C#
6 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (28.00%) CSS3
7 14 (28.00%) Azure
7 14 (28.00%) HTML5
7 14 (28.00%) SQL
8 13 (26.00%) JBoss
8 13 (26.00%) TDD
8 13 (26.00%) AWS
9 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (22.00%) MVC
10 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
11 10 (20.00%) Web Services
11 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (20.00%) Microservices
11 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 10 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
12 9 (18.00%) React
12 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
12 9 (18.00%) Sass
12 9 (18.00%) Oracle
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server

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 13 (26.00%) JBoss
2 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.00%) OpenStack
3 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Confluence
4 2 (4.00%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Azure
2 13 (26.00%) AWS
3 7 (14.00%) PaaS
4 6 (12.00%) OpenShift
5 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.00%) npm
6 2 (4.00%) SaaS
7 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
7 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.00%) DB2
4 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.00%) Gradle
4 7 (14.00%) Mockito
5 6 (12.00%) Bitbucket
6 5 (10.00%) JIRA
7 3 (6.00%) Subversion
7 3 (6.00%) TestRail
8 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.00%) Babel
8 2 (4.00%) Maven
8 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.00%) webpack
9 1 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Identity Management Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Backend Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) CSS
2 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
3 17 (34.00%) HTML
4 16 (32.00%) .NET
5 15 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (28.00%) CSS3
6 14 (28.00%) HTML5
7 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (20.00%) Web Services
9 9 (18.00%) React
9 9 (18.00%) Sass
10 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (16.00%) JSON
10 8 (16.00%) Node.js
10 8 (16.00%) REST
10 8 (16.00%) Spring
11 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
12 6 (12.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) BYOD
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
1 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.00%) MVC
4 10 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 10 (20.00%) Microservices
5 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps
6 6 (12.00%) Investment Management
6 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Security Operations
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) C#
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) Groovy
6 2 (4.00%) ES6
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Java 8
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (6.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.00%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) CA
4 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.00%) FatWire
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) SnapLogic