Period
to 25 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 222 205 209
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 +28
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 84 185 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 1.17% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 3.81% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 139 129
South East median daily rate £433 £440 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.70% +7.32% -2.38%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £350
90th Percentile £556 £575 £660
England median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
South East median hourly rate £80.00 £44.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +38.58% -51.15%
10th Percentile £56.15 £24.10 £27.50
90th Percentile £82.50 £65.10 £40.33
England median hourly rate £50.50 £35.00 £28.39
% change year-on-year +44.29% +23.29% +158.07%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,200 4,859 5,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.82% 30.60% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,825 2,901 2,954
South East median daily rate £425 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +8.25% -
10th Percentile £185 £238 £210
90th Percentile £606 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 230 223
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.04% +0.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.99 £10.76
90th Percentile £57.50 £51.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +9.52% -2.33% +10.26%

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Enterprise Software as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in the South East

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in the South East

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in the South East over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in the South East

Enterprise Software
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 Enterprise Software in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in the South East

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in the South East over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Enterprise Software in the South East

Enterprise Software
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 Enterprise Software within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley +21 48 £425 - 17
Berkshire +26 42 £425 -3.41% 11
Surrey +19 17 £513 - 12
West Sussex +30 12 £350 -15.15% 7
Oxfordshire +24 4 £425 +61.90% 4
Hampshire +5 4 £475 +20.25% 11
Buckinghamshire +9 2 - - 2
Kent +14 1 - -
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (41.67%) Azure
3 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 31 (36.90%) SaaS
5 30 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 29 (34.52%) SQL
6 29 (34.52%) Java
7 23 (27.38%) PHP
8 22 (26.19%) Node.js
8 22 (26.19%) AppDynamics
9 21 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 19 (22.62%) C#
11 18 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (20.24%) Degree
12 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.24%) Windows
13 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
13 16 (19.05%) Load Testing
14 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
14 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
14 15 (17.86%) Windows 10
15 14 (16.67%) REST
15 14 (16.67%) Entity Framework
15 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (16.67%) .NET Framework
16 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (15.48%) LINQ
16 13 (15.48%) PowerShell

Enterprise Software
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 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.19%) Mule
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (41.67%) Azure
2 31 (36.90%) SaaS
3 21 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (15.48%) Azure Functions
4 13 (15.48%) Office 365
4 13 (15.48%) Serverless
5 11 (13.10%) IaaS
6 8 (9.52%) AWS
6 8 (9.52%) PaaS
7 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (4.76%) Power Platform
9 3 (3.57%) Azure Stack
10 2 (2.38%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) Internet
2 8 (9.52%) DNS
2 8 (9.52%) Firewall
2 8 (9.52%) NAS
2 8 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (9.52%) SAN
2 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (2.38%) LAN
3 2 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.90%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (7.14%) SQLite
5 4 (4.76%) Power BI
6 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) DTS
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) MySQL
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.19%) QlikView
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.38%) Publishing
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Architect
3 10 (11.90%) Azure Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Consultant
5 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Senior Xamarin Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 22 (26.19%) Node.js
3 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 14 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 14 (16.67%) REST
5 13 (15.48%) .NET Core
5 13 (15.48%) LINQ
5 13 (15.48%) React
6 11 (13.10%) JSON
6 11 (13.10%) XML
7 10 (11.90%) Web Services
8 5 (5.95%) Spring
9 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.38%) jQuery
10 2 (2.38%) Kafka
10 2 (2.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Replication
2 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.57%) PKI
5 3 (3.57%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.38%) Life Science
6 2 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) NHS
7 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Windows
2 15 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 6 (7.14%) Android
3 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.19%) Solaris
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Load Testing
2 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (11.90%) B2C
4 10 (11.90%) BDD
4 10 (11.90%) SOA
4 10 (11.90%) TDD
4 10 (11.90%) UML
5 8 (9.52%) Analytics
5 8 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (9.52%) Runbook
6 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (7.14%) Information Security
6 6 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 6 (7.14%) Software Distribution
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.52%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) SQL
3 23 (27.38%) PHP
4 19 (22.62%) C#
5 13 (15.48%) PowerShell
6 12 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) VBA
8 1 (1.19%) VBScript
8 1 (1.19%) XAML
8 1 (1.19%) XPath
8 1 (1.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.38%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 30 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.76%) Docker
3 3 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (7.14%) SCCM
3 4 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.57%) SCOM
4 3 (3.57%) WSUS
5 1 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.19%) AppDynamics
3 11 (13.10%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (3.57%) Citrix
5 3 (3.57%) Proofpoint
5 3 (3.57%) VMware
5 3 (3.57%) Zscaler
6 2 (2.38%) Apple
6 2 (2.38%) Cognos
6 2 (2.38%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.38%) Lotus
6 2 (2.38%) Okta
6 2 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.19%) Sitecore