Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 850 829
Rank change year-on-year +49 -21 +24
Contract jobs citing JDA 77 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.042% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 50
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £356 £390 £313
90th Percentile £600 £550 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 43891 48012 49887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.69% 45.31% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27261 29317 29425
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1471 1723 2124
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.69% +6.03%

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 17 November 2017.

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 9 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 17 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
England +49 75 £450 -10.00% 1
UK excluding London +54 57 £450 -10.00% 1
South East +35 39 £450 +1.69%
London +6 18 £535 +15.05%
Midlands +34 13 £400 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +25 6 £350 -30.00%
North of England +57 5 £575 +4.55%
North West +26 5 £575 +64.29%
East Midlands +5 5 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JDA.

1 47 (61.04%) Retail
2 46 (59.74%) Oracle
3 20 (25.97%) SQL
4 19 (24.68%) Data Architecture
5 18 (23.38%) Data Modelling
6 17 (22.08%) Data Analysis
7 15 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (19.48%) SAP
8 14 (18.18%) RedPrairie
9 13 (16.88%) IBM
10 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.99%) Logistics
11 10 (12.99%) Data Management
11 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.99%) Demand Forecasting
12 9 (11.69%) Data Migration
12 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
12 9 (11.69%) Migration
13 8 (10.39%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
13 8 (10.39%) DB2
13 8 (10.39%) C
13 8 (10.39%) Java
13 8 (10.39%) Data Structures
13 8 (10.39%) Logical Data Model
13 8 (10.39%) Data Quality
13 8 (10.39%) GDPR
14 7 (9.09%) C#
14 7 (9.09%) Information Security
15 6 (7.79%) Unix

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 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP CAR
2 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (1.30%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) DB2
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) JasperReports
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.19%) Subversion
2 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 47 (61.04%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Law
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Publishing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Architect
2 18 (23.38%) Data Architect
3 14 (18.18%) Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Consultant
4 9 (11.69%) Supply Chain Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Data Modeller
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.19%) SAP Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Designer
9 3 (3.90%) Domain Architect
9 3 (3.90%) SAP Manager
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Data Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Supply Chain Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) AS400
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Unix
2 1 (1.30%) AIX
2 1 (1.30%) HPUX
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Data Architecture
2 18 (23.38%) Data Modelling
3 17 (22.08%) Data Analysis
4 15 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) Data Management
6 10 (12.99%) Demand Forecasting
6 10 (12.99%) Logistics
7 9 (11.69%) Data Migration
7 9 (11.69%) Migration
8 8 (10.39%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (9.09%) Information Security
10 6 (7.79%) Master Data Management
11 5 (6.49%) Analytics
11 5 (6.49%) IT Strategy
11 5 (6.49%) Merchandise Planning
11 5 (6.49%) Predictive Analytics
12 3 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) C
2 8 (10.39%) Java
2 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
3 7 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.90%) Groovy
6 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) Data Quality
1 8 (10.39%) GDPR
2 3 (3.90%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) Oracle
2 15 (19.48%) SAP
3 14 (18.18%) RedPrairie
4 13 (16.88%) IBM
5 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.19%) Retek
7 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.30%) BMC
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) Infor
7 1 (1.30%) Remedy