Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for E-business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-business over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Electronic Business (eBusiness)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 351 324
Rank change year-on-year -20 -27 -1
Contract jobs citing E-business 6 31 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.22% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 32
South East median daily rate £431 £450 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.76% +2.16%
10th Percentile £413 £416 £350
90th Percentile £454 £585 £624
England median daily rate £425 £450 £470
% change year-on-year -5.56% -4.26% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £32.00 -

E-business is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13966 13858 15814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.90% 82.60% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8365 8369 9417
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 551 606
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.49
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

E-business
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing E-business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for E-business in the South East

E-business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-business in the South East

E-business
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-business in the South East

E-business
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 E-business within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +3 3 £444 -1.39% 2
Thames Valley -24 2 £425 -23.08% 1
Berkshire -8 1 £425 -23.08% 1
Surrey -18 1 £425 -19.05%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
E-business
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) AS 2805
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

E-business
Co-occurring 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Demantra
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) Extranet
1 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WF
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) AS 2805
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 8583
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) VMware