Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 169 163
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 +16
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 74 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.21% 0.66% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 2.01% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 46
North West median daily rate £450 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £316 £294 £313
90th Percentile £588 £755 £500
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
North West median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £51.25 £46.00 £13.31
% change year-on-year +11.41% +245.60% -

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 1,852 1,895 2,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.17% 32.98% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,078 1,147 1,516
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £231 £225 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £528
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 109 117
North West median hourly rate £19.52 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.30% +22.22% +10.77%
10th Percentile £12.13 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £55.00 £47.39
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%

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 August 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 August 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 -5 36 £500 +11.11% 21
Cheshire 0 12 £400 +42.22% 13
Lancashire -5 11 £435 -28.69% 2
Cumbria - 7 - -
Merseyside +10 3 £275 -54.17% 1
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.03%) Oracle
4 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.97%) Web Services
6 16 (21.62%) Unix
6 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
7 15 (20.27%) Linux
7 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
7 15 (20.27%) CA
8 13 (17.57%) Windows
8 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (17.57%) Analytics
9 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
9 12 (16.22%) IBM
9 12 (16.22%) Finance
10 11 (14.86%) .NET
10 11 (14.86%) Degree
10 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (12.16%) HTML
12 9 (12.16%) Java
12 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
12 9 (12.16%) Data Quality
13 8 (10.81%) Open Source
13 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
13 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
13 8 (10.81%) TDD

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 8 (10.81%) Apache
1 8 (10.81%) JBoss
1 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
1 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
1 8 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (9.46%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (9.46%) IBM Notes
2 7 (9.46%) SAS
3 4 (5.41%) ArcGIS
3 4 (5.41%) IBM Domino
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Azure Data Factory
2 6 (8.11%) SaaS
3 5 (6.76%) IaaS
3 5 (6.76%) PaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Boomi
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) SAN
2 2 (2.70%) 802.11
2 2 (2.70%) BGP
2 2 (2.70%) Converged Networks
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) HSRP
2 2 (2.70%) IPsec
2 2 (2.70%) OSPF
2 2 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.35%) SMS
3 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.46%) Apache Hive
3 7 (9.46%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.46%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.46%) HBase
3 7 (9.46%) Pentaho
4 6 (8.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (8.11%) GIS
5 5 (6.76%) Big Data
5 5 (6.76%) Data Lake
5 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.41%) MySQL
7 3 (4.05%) MS Access
7 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) ERwin
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.05%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.35%) GitLab
4 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Architect
3 9 (12.16%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Data Architect
6 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Domino Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Domino Developer
7 4 (5.41%) GIS Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Transformation Manager
8 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) Web Services
2 11 (14.86%) .NET
3 9 (12.16%) HTML
4 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.76%) CSS
5 5 (6.76%) HTML5
5 5 (6.76%) RESTful
6 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.41%) OpenLayers
6 4 (5.41%) React
6 4 (5.41%) XPages
7 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.05%) Middleware
8 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.70%) 802.1X
8 2 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.70%) Leaflet
8 2 (2.70%) Spring
8 2 (2.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Digital Signage
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Unix
2 15 (20.27%) Linux
3 13 (17.57%) Windows
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (4.05%) Windows NT
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.57%) Analytics
3 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.81%) ETL
4 8 (10.81%) Migration
4 8 (10.81%) Open Source
4 8 (10.81%) SOA
4 8 (10.81%) TDD
5 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (9.46%) CRM
5 7 (9.46%) Data Architecture
5 7 (9.46%) Data Integration
5 7 (9.46%) Data Management
5 7 (9.46%) Data Modelling
5 7 (9.46%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (9.46%) Metadata Management
5 7 (9.46%) Reverse Engineering
5 7 (9.46%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.16%) Java
4 8 (10.81%) C#
5 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.11%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) LotusScript
7 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.70%) Java 8
9 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.35%) Groovy
9 1 (1.35%) Perl
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.86%) Degree
4 7 (9.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (5.41%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.70%) CCIE
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.11%) QA
3 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (6.76%) Ansible
2 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 5 (6.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle
3 15 (20.27%) CA
4 12 (16.22%) IBM
5 7 (9.46%) Informatica
5 7 (9.46%) Lotus
5 7 (9.46%) Tableau
6 4 (5.41%) ESRI
6 4 (5.41%) Mapbox
6 4 (5.41%) SAP
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) Saba
7 3 (4.05%) Talend
8 1 (1.35%) Dell
8 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.35%) SnapLogic
8 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.35%) webMethods