Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 834 810
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24 +19
Contract jobs citing JDA 76 31 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.032% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.070% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 49
UK median daily rate £453 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +5.61% -
10th Percentile £360 £411 £313
90th Percentile £638 £558 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.31% +5.61% +15.38%
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 42,171 43,993 45,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 45.19% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,668 26,933 26,978
UK median daily rate £436 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £241 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,367 1,662 1,923
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.25 £10.24
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 January 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 10 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 January 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 +42 75 £453 -4.79% 8
UK excluding London +59 56 £450 -5.31% 9
South East +10 35 £450 - 1
London -8 19 £570 -
Midlands +12 15 £450 -10.00% 3
West Midlands +3 9 £400 -17.99% 1
North of England +51 6 £575 +4.55% 3
North West +21 5 £575 +43.75% 2
East Midlands +7 5 £450 - 2
Yorkshire +18 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 48 (63.16%) Retail
2 39 (51.32%) Oracle
3 18 (23.68%) Data Modelling
3 18 (23.68%) Data Architecture
4 17 (22.37%) Data Analysis
4 17 (22.37%) RedPrairie
4 17 (22.37%) SQL
5 15 (19.74%) SAP
6 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (17.11%) IBM
8 10 (13.16%) Demand Forecasting
8 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
8 10 (13.16%) Data Management
9 9 (11.84%) Data Migration
9 9 (11.84%) Migration
10 8 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 8 (10.53%) DB2
10 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.53%) Logistics
10 8 (10.53%) Data Quality
10 8 (10.53%) Data Structures
10 8 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
10 8 (10.53%) GDPR
11 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
11 7 (9.21%) C
11 7 (9.21%) C#
11 7 (9.21%) Java
12 6 (7.89%) Master Data Management
13 5 (6.58%) Merchandise Planning

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.32%) SAP CAR
2 1 (1.32%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (1.32%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) DB2
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.32%) JasperReports
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 48 (63.16%) Retail
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Architect
2 17 (22.37%) Data Architect
3 14 (18.42%) Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Consultant
5 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Supply Chain Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Data Modeller
9 4 (5.26%) Developer
9 4 (5.26%) SAP Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Supply Chain Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) SAP Manager
10 3 (3.95%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Ext JS
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) FMCG
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Unix
2 2 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Data Architecture
1 18 (23.68%) Data Modelling
2 17 (22.37%) Data Analysis
3 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
4 10 (13.16%) Data Management
4 10 (13.16%) Demand Forecasting
5 9 (11.84%) Data Migration
5 9 (11.84%) Migration
6 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (10.53%) Logistics
7 6 (7.89%) Master Data Management
8 5 (6.58%) Information Security
8 5 (6.58%) Merchandise Planning
9 4 (5.26%) Analytics
9 4 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
10 3 (3.95%) Data Governance
10 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) C
2 7 (9.21%) C#
2 7 (9.21%) Java
2 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.95%) Groovy
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 8 (10.53%) GDPR
2 3 (3.95%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (51.32%) Oracle
2 17 (22.37%) RedPrairie
3 15 (19.74%) SAP
4 13 (17.11%) IBM
5 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.32%) Retek