Period
to 17 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 190 167
Rank change year-on-year +18 -23 -16
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 30 26 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.57% 0.43% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 1.36% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 62
North West median daily rate £400 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +0.59%
10th Percentile £148 £231 £313
90th Percentile £615 £550 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North West median hourly rate - £11.00 -
England median hourly rate £28.39 £19.19 £47.50
% change year-on-year +47.95% -59.61% +146.75%

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 1,534 1,909 2,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.92% 31.92% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1,213 1,462
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £200 £221 £209
90th Percentile £588 £581 £550
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 98 122
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -12.75% +14.04%
10th Percentile £12.84 £11.00 £12.35
90th Percentile £60.96 £44.88 £47.30
England median hourly rate £22.18 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.90% - +14.29%

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 February 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 February 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
Merseyside +20 9 - - 2
Cheshire -1 8 £145 -65.88% 13
Manchester +2 7 £319 -36.25% 20
Lancashire - 7 £610 - 1
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) RESTful
4 9 (30.00%) Open Source
4 9 (30.00%) BDD
5 8 (26.67%) React
5 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 8 (26.67%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) nginx
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) Ruby
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) CRM
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
6 7 (23.33%) SLA
6 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (23.33%) Big Data
7 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (20.00%) Docker
7 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 6 (20.00%) Microservices
7 6 (20.00%) Node.js
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (20.00%) Python
7 6 (20.00%) HTML

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 (26.67%) nginx
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) SAS
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.33%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) DMZ
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Big Data
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) HBase
3 2 (6.67%) Pentaho
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) ERwin
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (3.33%) React Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Web Services
2 9 (30.00%) RESTful
3 8 (26.67%) React
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) Node.js
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) Ajax
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) CSS3
6 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) LAMP
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) iPad
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) TDD
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (30.00%) BDD
3 9 (30.00%) Open Source
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) CRM
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Microservices
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.33%) SOA
9 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (10.00%) Line Management
9 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) Ruby
4 7 (23.33%) Shell Script
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) C++
6 5 (16.67%) Groovy
7 3 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) Clojure
8 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
1 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) EdgeSight
3 1 (3.33%) Consul
3 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.33%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (3.33%) Kibana
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.33%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) CA
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) Informatica
2 2 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin