The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BusinessWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
England / South East
Rank 230 263 256
Rank change year-on-year +33 -7  
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 11 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.054% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.63% 0.80% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £558 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £308 £425
% change year-on-year +54.47% -27.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessWorks is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 675 628 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.60% 6.83% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 362 394
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

BusinessWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing BusinessWorks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessWorks in the South East

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessWorks in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessWorks in the South East

BusinessWorks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BusinessWorks in the South East

BusinessWorks
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 6 £615 -
Berkshire +28 5 £500 -
BusinessWorks
England

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 15 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) REST
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) MyBatis
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Thrift
4 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) BPMN
4 6 (40.00%) Drools
4 6 (40.00%) ANTLR
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) XACML
4 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) JMS
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 5 (33.33%) Mashery

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) ANTLR
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Designer
4 3 (20.00%) TIBCO Architect
4 3 (20.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
5 2 (13.33%) BPM Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Designer
5 2 (13.33%) TIBCO Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) REST
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Thrift
2 6 (40.00%) Drools
2 6 (40.00%) JMS
2 6 (40.00%) MyBatis
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) XACML
3 2 (13.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) BPMN
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) EAI
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Mashery