Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of JDA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JDA over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within JDA Software Group.

JDA
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 833 807 856
Rank change year-on-year -26 +49 -14
Contract jobs citing JDA 53 73 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.073% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 24
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £410 £333 £391
90th Percentile £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JDA is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,312 42,717 48,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.01% 42.97% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,799 26,383 29,359
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £240
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,654 1,384 1,712
UK median hourly rate £17.42 £17.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +2.28% -2.23%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.59 £45.30 £44.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.99% +2.03% -2.94%

JDA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JDA in the UK

JDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JDA.

Contractor daily rate trend for JDA in the UK

JDA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDA over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDA in the UK

JDA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDA.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDA in the UK

JDA
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDA within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England -44 53 £500 +11.11% 6
UK excluding London -28 42 £475 +5.56% 4
Midlands -9 11 £500 +29.03% 1
London -15 10 £550 +2.80% 2
North of England -16 10 £419 -27.17% 1
South East -34 9 £550 +22.22% 1
East of England - 9 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £363 -
East Midlands +6 6 £500 - 1
West Midlands -23 4 £475 +46.15%
South West - 4 £450 -
North West -20 2 £525 -8.70% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JDA 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 with a requirement for JDA.

1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 21 (39.62%) Retail
3 18 (33.96%) Logistics
4 15 (28.30%) SAP
5 11 (20.75%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) RedPrairie
6 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
6 10 (18.87%) Spring
6 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
7 7 (13.21%) ERP
7 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) Finance
9 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.55%) Banking
10 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.55%) Business Process Modelling
11 3 (5.66%) Acceptance Criteria
11 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.66%) TOGAF
11 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
11 3 (5.66%) Validation
11 3 (5.66%) User Stories
11 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
11 3 (5.66%) hybris

JDA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.77%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
General
1 21 (39.62%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.77%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.77%) French Language
5 2 (3.77%) German Language
5 2 (3.77%) Italian Language
5 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Analyst
1 13 (24.53%) Architect
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Test Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Logistics Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Supply Chain Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Supply Chain Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
1 10 (18.87%) Spring
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) FMCG
3 2 (3.77%) AS400
3 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Logistics
2 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
3 7 (13.21%) ERP
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Business Process Modelling
6 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.66%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.66%) Change Control
7 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.66%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.66%) User Stories
7 3 (5.66%) Validation
8 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) CISA
1 2 (3.77%) CRISC
1 2 (3.77%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) SAP
3 11 (20.75%) RedPrairie
4 3 (5.66%) hybris
5 2 (3.77%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Infor
6 1 (1.89%) MapR
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.89%) Tableau