Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 175 181
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 64 24 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.10% 0.44% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.55% 1.28% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 47
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £289 £365 £313
90th Percentile £588 £650 £500
England median daily rate £475 £456 £438
% change year-on-year +4.11% +4.29% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +331.82% - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year +19.64% -3.96% -

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 1,801 1,873 2,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.84% 34.19% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,077 1,097 1,490
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.31%
10th Percentile £249 £200 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 127 117
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +24.76%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.25 £11.67
90th Percentile £59.26 £50.45 £47.39
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +16.73%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +2 31 £500 +11.11% 20
Cheshire -7 12 £425 +9.68% 19
Lancashire - 10 £381 - 4
Merseyside +15 5 £275 -57.69% 2
Cumbria - 4 - -
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (45.31%) SQL
2 18 (28.13%) Oracle
3 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
6 14 (21.88%) Unix
6 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 14 (21.88%) CA
7 13 (20.31%) Linux
7 13 (20.31%) Web Services
8 11 (17.19%) CRM
8 11 (17.19%) Open Source
8 11 (17.19%) Analytics
8 11 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 10 (15.63%) Finance
9 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (15.63%) C#
10 9 (14.06%) Apache
10 9 (14.06%) TDD
10 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (14.06%) Data Quality
11 8 (12.50%) BDD
11 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
11 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.50%) Degree
11 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
11 8 (12.50%) Data Integration

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 9 (14.06%) Apache
2 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (10.94%) JBoss
3 7 (10.94%) SAS
3 7 (10.94%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.25%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.69%) nginx
6 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) Tornado
7 1 (1.56%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.38%) Azure Data Factory
2 6 (9.38%) PaaS
2 6 (9.38%) SaaS
3 5 (7.81%) IaaS
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) 802.11
1 2 (3.13%) BGP
1 2 (3.13%) HSRP
1 2 (3.13%) IPsec
1 2 (3.13%) OSPF
1 2 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (1.56%) Converged Networks
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) SMS
2 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.94%) Apache Hive
2 7 (10.94%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
2 7 (10.94%) HBase
2 7 (10.94%) Pentaho
2 7 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (9.38%) Big Data
4 5 (7.81%) Data Lake
5 3 (4.69%) GIS
5 3 (4.69%) MS Access
5 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) ERwin
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Electronics
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.69%) Marketing
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) Architect
3 11 (17.19%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Applications Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Applications Project Manager
8 3 (4.69%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Talend Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Web Services
2 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 8 (12.50%) HTML
3 7 (10.94%) React
4 6 (9.38%) .NET
4 6 (9.38%) CSS
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.25%) Middleware
6 4 (6.25%) RESTful
7 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.69%) HTML5
8 2 (3.13%) Ajax
8 2 (3.13%) CSS3
8 2 (3.13%) jQuery
8 2 (3.13%) LAMP
8 2 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.13%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Digital Signage
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Unix
2 13 (20.31%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Windows
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (4.69%) Windows NT
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) Analytics
2 11 (17.19%) CRM
2 11 (17.19%) Open Source
2 11 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.06%) TDD
5 8 (12.50%) BDD
5 8 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 8 (12.50%) SOA
6 7 (10.94%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.94%) Data Security
6 7 (10.94%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (10.94%) Metadata Management
6 7 (10.94%) Microservices
6 7 (10.94%) Migration
6 7 (10.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) SQL
2 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.63%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.38%) Java
6 5 (7.81%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) Clojure
9 1 (1.56%) Groovy
9 1 (1.56%) Java 8
9 1 (1.56%) LotusScript
9 1 (1.56%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 7 (10.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.13%) CCIE
6 2 (3.13%) CCNP
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.13%) CISSP
7 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) Data Quality
2 6 (9.38%) QA
2 6 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (6.25%) Ansible
2 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.25%) Puppet
3 3 (4.69%) Terraform
4 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) CA
2 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) IBM
4 7 (10.94%) Informatica
4 7 (10.94%) Tableau
5 4 (6.25%) Lotus
5 4 (6.25%) SAP
6 3 (4.69%) Talend
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco
8 1 (1.56%) ESRI
8 1 (1.56%) Mapbox
8 1 (1.56%) Saba
8 1 (1.56%) SnapLogic
8 1 (1.56%) webMethods
8 1 (1.56%) Xamarin