Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 211 245
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34 -13
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 149 157 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.94% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 3.18% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 124 122
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £352 £260 £313
90th Percentile £594 £538 £700
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £27.38 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -45.25% -
10th Percentile £15.05 £26.19 £47.50
90th Percentile £52.95 £28.56 £52.50
England median hourly rate £41.00 £36.69 £50.00
% change year-on-year +11.75% -26.63% +159.74%

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 4786 4934 5957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.86% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2841 3446
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 287 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Thames Valley 0 55 £375 -14.29% 14
Hampshire -5 37 £400 +17.65% 3
Berkshire +6 31 £431 +4.55% 9
West Sussex +2 22 £450 +73.08% 1
Buckinghamshire -19 18 £363 -24.68% 1
Surrey -25 12 £450 +20.00% 2
East Sussex -1 11 £550 +10.00%
Kent -7 11 £525 +101.92% 3
Oxfordshire +6 6 £375 +15.38% 4
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 58 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.54%) SQL
3 45 (30.20%) Java
4 44 (29.53%) Oracle
5 35 (23.49%) Microsoft
6 31 (20.81%) Web Services
7 25 (16.78%) Finance
7 25 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (15.44%) PL/SQL
8 23 (15.44%) Linux
9 22 (14.77%) Degree
10 21 (14.09%) SOA
11 20 (13.42%) User Experience
11 20 (13.42%) SDLC
12 19 (12.75%) Scrum
12 19 (12.75%) WebSphere
13 18 (12.08%) Data Modelling
13 18 (12.08%) C#
13 18 (12.08%) .NET
13 18 (12.08%) IBM
13 18 (12.08%) RESTful
14 16 (10.74%) HTML
14 16 (10.74%) JavaScript
15 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
15 15 (10.07%) EAI
15 15 (10.07%) ITIL
15 15 (10.07%) Data Security
15 15 (10.07%) Unit Testing
16 14 (9.40%) QA
16 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure

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 19 (12.75%) WebSphere
2 13 (8.72%) GlassFish
2 13 (8.72%) Liferay
3 7 (4.70%) JBoss
3 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.68%) Apache
4 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.01%) Confluence
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.34%) SAS
7 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.67%) CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Documentum
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) FileNet
7 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.01%) InVision
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.38%) SaaS
3 7 (4.70%) PaaS
4 6 (4.03%) IaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.34%) GitHub
5 2 (1.34%) Office 365
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.72%) LAN
1 13 (8.72%) WAN
2 9 (6.04%) FTP
2 9 (6.04%) HTTP
2 9 (6.04%) Internet
2 9 (6.04%) SMTP
2 9 (6.04%) SSL
3 6 (4.03%) DNS
3 6 (4.03%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.68%) DHCP
4 4 (2.68%) LDAP
5 2 (1.34%) Firewall
5 2 (1.34%) NAS
5 2 (1.34%) SAN
6 1 (0.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.40%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.04%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.70%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.03%) Big Data
6 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.68%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.34%) DB2
10 2 (1.34%) MySQL
10 2 (1.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (1.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (1.34%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.70%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (2.68%) Axure RP
4 4 (2.68%) NUnit
5 3 (2.01%) JUnit
5 3 (2.01%) Subversion
6 2 (1.34%) Ant
6 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.34%) Maven
6 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.67%) Hudson
7 1 (0.67%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.67%) jMock
7 1 (0.67%) Mockito
7 1 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 25 (16.78%) Finance
2 10 (6.71%) Publishing
3 7 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.36%) Billing
4 5 (3.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.34%) Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (34.90%) Developer
2 31 (20.81%) Architect
3 21 (14.09%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.08%) Enterprise Architect
5 14 (9.40%) .NET Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Consultant
7 9 (6.04%) Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.04%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.04%) Designer
8 8 (5.37%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Administrator
9 7 (4.70%) Applications Developer
9 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Python/Django Developer
10 6 (4.03%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.81%) Web Services
2 18 (12.08%) .NET
2 18 (12.08%) RESTful
3 16 (10.74%) HTML
4 14 (9.40%) XML
5 13 (8.72%) Ehcache
5 13 (8.72%) EJB
5 13 (8.72%) EJB 3.0
5 13 (8.72%) JAXB
5 13 (8.72%) JAX-RS
5 13 (8.72%) JPA
6 11 (7.38%) Hibernate
7 9 (6.04%) cXML
7 9 (6.04%) ebXML
7 9 (6.04%) EDI
7 9 (6.04%) J2EE
7 9 (6.04%) REST
7 9 (6.04%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (6.04%) XML Schema
8 8 (5.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.42%) User Experience
3 9 (6.04%) DataPower
3 9 (6.04%) Mainframe
4 8 (5.37%) CMDB
5 6 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.03%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.01%) Life Science
8 2 (1.34%) FMCG
8 2 (1.34%) LIMS
8 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.67%) Clustering
9 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.67%) Replication
9 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.44%) Linux
2 9 (6.04%) Unix
3 5 (3.36%) Windows
4 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.01%) Android
5 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) VMS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (14.09%) SOA
3 20 (13.42%) SDLC
4 19 (12.75%) Scrum
5 18 (12.08%) Data Modelling
6 15 (10.07%) Data Security
6 15 (10.07%) EAI
6 15 (10.07%) ITIL
6 15 (10.07%) Unit Testing
7 14 (9.40%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (9.40%) TDD
8 13 (8.72%) MVC
8 13 (8.72%) Project Management
8 13 (8.72%) Release Management
9 12 (8.05%) CRM
9 12 (8.05%) High Availability
10 10 (6.71%) Migration
11 9 (6.04%) B2B
11 9 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.54%) SQL
2 45 (30.20%) Java
3 23 (15.44%) PL/SQL
4 18 (12.08%) C#
5 16 (10.74%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.05%) Python
7 9 (6.04%) ActionScript
7 9 (6.04%) ActionScript 2.0
7 9 (6.04%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (2.68%) Perl
9 3 (2.01%) C
9 3 (2.01%) Groovy
9 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.01%) XAML
10 2 (1.34%) Scala
10 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) Ruby
11 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.77%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) CISSP
2 4 (2.68%) GCIH
2 4 (2.68%) GIAC
3 3 (2.01%) RHCSA
3 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.40%) QA
2 9 (6.04%) RosettaNet
3 5 (3.36%) PMO
4 4 (2.68%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.34%) GDPR
6 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Puppet
1 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (2.01%) Ansible
3 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.67%) SCCM
4 1 (0.67%) SCOM
4 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (29.53%) Oracle
2 35 (23.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.08%) IBM
4 14 (9.40%) HP
5 11 (7.38%) SAP
6 9 (6.04%) webMethods
7 8 (5.37%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (4.70%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.68%) Adobe
9 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.01%) JDA
10 3 (2.01%) RedPrairie
10 3 (2.01%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.34%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.67%) Ariba
12 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.67%) Siebel
12 1 (0.67%) Snow
12 1 (0.67%) Splunk