Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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 West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 172 185
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 0
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 21 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.57% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 2.03% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 22
South West median daily rate £325 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -1.73% +23.57%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £220
90th Percentile £588 £603 £546
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £13.31
% change year-on-year +13.89% +238.09% -

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,443 1,529 1,778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.51% 27.96% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 949 1,175
South West median daily rate £419 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £574
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 79 121
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -4.68%
10th Percentile £16.65 £12.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £46.20
England median hourly rate £21.50 £19.84 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.39% -0.83% +8.11%

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in the South West

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in the South West

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in the South West over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in the South West

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in the South West

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Bristol -15 7 £325 +18.18% 12
Gloucestershire +3 6 - -
Wiltshire +4 4 £556 -4.91% 3
Dorset -1 3 £210 - 7
Devon +3 1 £303 -28.82% 2
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 11 (52.38%) Linux
1 11 (52.38%) Microservices
2 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (33.33%) REST
4 7 (33.33%) Docker
4 7 (33.33%) DevOps
4 7 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 7 (33.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) JIRA
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Core
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) Confluence
5 6 (28.57%) iPad
6 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering

Enterprise Software
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (28.57%) Confluence
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (19.05%) PaaS
4 3 (14.29%) IaaS
4 3 (14.29%) Office 365
4 3 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.76%) npm
5 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
3 3 (14.29%) NAS
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) Skype
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) DKIM
4 2 (9.52%) DMARC
4 2 (9.52%) FTP
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
4 2 (9.52%) Intranet
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) SMTP
4 2 (9.52%) SSH
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Extranet
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) GitLab
2 1 (4.76%) Grunt
2 1 (4.76%) gulp
2 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Mocha
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Azure Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
6 2 (9.52%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) C# Architect
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Support
7 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (33.33%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Chai
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Doctrine
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) React
5 1 (4.76%) RequireJS
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPad
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Microservices
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
6 3 (14.29%) API Design
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) HND
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (9.52%) Sendmail
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) Netcool
3 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) FreeIPA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
3 4 (19.05%) Capita
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Proofpoint
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Splunk
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Ivanti
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas
6 1 (4.76%) Zend