Period
to 16 October 2019

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 16 October 2019 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
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 247 243
Rank change year-on-year +28 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 132 136 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.83% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.18% 2.65% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 97 109
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £350 £282 £353
90th Percentile £572 £638 £594
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
South East median hourly rate £80.00 £21.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +272.09% -30.65% +13.24%
10th Percentile £47.80 £19.75 £15.05
90th Percentile £82.50 £23.25 £52.95
England median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +64.38%

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 4,152 5,134 4,765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.92% 31.20% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,403 3,033 2,721
South East median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £219 £250 £213
90th Percentile £605 £588 £570
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 218 247
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £24.75 £19.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.37% +28.27% -12.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £50.08 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 16 October 2019.

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 16 October 2019.

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 16 October 2019. 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 +25 51 £450 +4.65% 29
Berkshire +7 41 £433 -5.98% 15
West Sussex +35 32 £413 - 4
Hampshire -8 19 £475 +32.83% 11
Surrey +20 14 £515 -1.90% 11
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £485 +21.25% 7
East Sussex +10 8 £400 +11.50% 7
Kent +6 5 £500 +25.00%
Oxfordshire +29 2 £400 -5.88% 7
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, 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 61 (46.21%) Azure
2 59 (44.70%) Microsoft
3 58 (43.94%) SQL
4 50 (37.88%) .NET
5 47 (35.61%) Active Directory
6 44 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 43 (32.58%) SQL Server
8 41 (31.06%) C#
9 37 (28.03%) ASP.NET
10 36 (27.27%) REST
11 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
12 34 (25.76%) TDD
13 33 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
14 32 (24.24%) Windows
15 31 (23.48%) Computer Science
16 29 (21.97%) Degree
16 29 (21.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (21.21%) AngularJS
17 28 (21.21%) Finance
18 27 (20.45%) BDD
18 27 (20.45%) SaaS
19 26 (19.70%) Microsoft Intune
19 26 (19.70%) Windows 10
19 26 (19.70%) XML
19 26 (19.70%) T-SQL
20 25 (18.94%) .NET Framework
20 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (18.18%) Entity Framework
22 23 (17.42%) Office 365
22 23 (17.42%) Internet

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 17 (12.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.79%) CMS
2 5 (3.79%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) Confluence
5 1 (0.76%) Documentum
5 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.52%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (46.21%) Azure
2 44 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 27 (20.45%) SaaS
4 23 (17.42%) Office 365
5 20 (15.15%) Azure Functions
5 20 (15.15%) Serverless
6 17 (12.88%) IaaS
6 17 (12.88%) PaaS
7 11 (8.33%) Azure Stack
8 8 (6.06%) AWS
8 8 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (4.55%) Power Platform
10 3 (2.27%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.52%) GCP
12 1 (0.76%) GitHub
12 1 (0.76%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.42%) Internet
2 17 (12.88%) Firewall
3 15 (11.36%) VPN
4 14 (10.61%) DNS
4 14 (10.61%) SAN
4 14 (10.61%) TCP/IP
5 13 (9.85%) NAS
5 13 (9.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (5.30%) HTTP
7 5 (3.79%) Skype
8 3 (2.27%) Intranet
9 2 (1.52%) Network Security
9 2 (1.52%) WAN
10 1 (0.76%) HSRP
10 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.76%) LAN
10 1 (0.76%) MPLS
10 1 (0.76%) SSL
10 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (13.64%) Cosmos DB
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.06%) DTS
6 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.55%) Power BI
8 5 (3.79%) SQLite
9 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.52%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (10.61%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) JMeter
6 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (21.21%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Back Office
2 8 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.30%) Marketing
4 2 (1.52%) Advertising
4 2 (1.52%) Police
5 1 (0.76%) Billing
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (28.79%) Developer
2 24 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
3 19 (14.39%) .NET Developer
4 15 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.61%) Consultant
6 12 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.58%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Implementation Engineer
9 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Architect
10 8 (6.06%) DBA
10 8 (6.06%) Production DBA
10 8 (6.06%) SQL DBA
10 8 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Production DBA
11 6 (4.55%) Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.79%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.79%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (37.88%) .NET
2 37 (28.03%) ASP.NET
3 36 (27.27%) REST
4 29 (21.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (21.21%) AngularJS
6 26 (19.70%) XML
7 25 (18.94%) .NET Framework
8 24 (18.18%) Entity Framework
9 22 (16.67%) React
9 22 (16.67%) Web Services
10 21 (15.91%) LINQ
11 19 (14.39%) JSON
12 16 (12.12%) .NET Core
13 11 (8.33%) WCF
14 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.06%) Node.js
16 7 (5.30%) CSS
16 7 (5.30%) HTML
17 6 (4.55%) jQuery
17 6 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Replication
2 9 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.06%) Reinsurance
4 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.79%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.79%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.27%) Learning Management System
6 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) Social Media
7 2 (1.52%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Windows
2 26 (19.70%) Windows 10
3 9 (6.82%) Linux
4 6 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.79%) Android
5 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Unix
7 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) TDD
2 31 (23.48%) Computer Science
3 27 (20.45%) BDD
4 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (13.64%) UML
6 17 (12.88%) B2C
6 17 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (11.36%) SOA
7 15 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.61%) Analytics
8 14 (10.61%) Change Management
9 13 (9.85%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (9.85%) Runbook
9 13 (9.85%) Scrum
10 12 (9.09%) DevOps
10 12 (9.09%) ETL
10 12 (9.09%) ITIL
10 12 (9.09%) Microservices
11 11 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.94%) SQL
2 41 (31.06%) C#
3 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
4 26 (19.70%) T-SQL
5 18 (13.64%) Java
5 18 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.82%) PHP
7 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.79%) C
8 5 (3.79%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.79%) VB
9 2 (1.52%) Java 8
10 1 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.76%) XPath
10 1 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Degree
2 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 21 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 17 (12.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.27%) ISEB
5 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.52%) PMP
7 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) PMO
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) GxP
System Software
1 47 (35.61%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.12%) Docker
3 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (19.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 10 (7.58%) SCCM
4 5 (3.79%) HP ALM
5 2 (1.52%) SCOM
6 1 (0.76%) Ansible
6 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (44.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.88%) Xamarin
3 15 (11.36%) Oracle
4 11 (8.33%) SAP
5 10 (7.58%) Proofpoint
5 10 (7.58%) Zscaler
6 6 (4.55%) Remedy
7 5 (3.79%) Dynatrace
7 5 (3.79%) HP
8 3 (2.27%) AppDynamics
8 3 (2.27%) Ariba
9 2 (1.52%) IBM
9 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.52%) VMware
10 1 (0.76%) Cognos
10 1 (0.76%) Databricks
10 1 (0.76%) EMC
10 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.76%) Workday