Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 797 843
Rank change year-on-year -23 +46 -10
Contract jobs citing JDA 71 43 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.045% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 16 40
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -10.48%
10th Percentile £356 £363 £311
90th Percentile £589 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £600 £438
% change year-on-year -27.08% +37.14% -7.89%
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 43,273 41,632 49,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 43.81% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,825 25,422 30,101
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,585 1,431 1,619
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.07 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% -6.54% +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 18 July 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 13 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 18 July 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 -9 68 £500 -9.09% 8
UK excluding London -6 44 £438 -27.08% 8
London -17 25 £525 +40.00%
Midlands +4 18 £450 - 2
East Midlands +22 12 £500 - 2
North of England -14 9 £356 - 3
South East -19 7 £538 -17.31% 1
West Midlands -22 5 £438 +12.90%
Yorkshire - 5 £350 -
East of England +1 4 £438 -27.08% 1
North West -22 4 £438 - 3
South West - 4 £450 - 1
Wales - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 35 (49.30%) Retail
2 26 (36.62%) RedPrairie
3 19 (26.76%) Logistics
3 19 (26.76%) ERP
4 15 (21.13%) SAP
5 14 (19.72%) AS400
6 12 (16.90%) Infor
7 11 (15.49%) Oracle
8 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 6 (8.45%) SQL
9 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
10 5 (7.04%) Business Process Modelling
11 4 (5.63%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.63%) Unix
11 4 (5.63%) Cognos
11 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (5.63%) Supply Chain Transformation
11 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (5.63%) Test Strategy
12 3 (4.23%) FMCG
12 3 (4.23%) Dutch Language
12 3 (4.23%) French Language
12 3 (4.23%) German Language
12 3 (4.23%) Italian Language
12 3 (4.23%) Spanish Language
12 3 (4.23%) hybris
12 3 (4.23%) User Stories

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 (2.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.41%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) IaaS
1 2 (2.82%) PaaS
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 35 (49.30%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Dutch Language
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) French Language
3 3 (4.23%) German Language
3 3 (4.23%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.23%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Architect
1 17 (23.94%) Consultant
2 15 (21.13%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (19.72%) Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Supply Chain Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Cognos Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Designer
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Supply Chain Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.23%) RedPrairie Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (4.23%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Compliance Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) AS400
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) FMCG
4 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Unix
2 1 (1.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) ERP
1 19 (26.76%) Logistics
2 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (8.45%) Change Management
3 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
4 5 (7.04%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (5.63%) Data Modelling
5 4 (5.63%) Supply Chain Transformation
5 4 (5.63%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.23%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.23%) Defect Management
6 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.23%) User Stories
7 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.82%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) CISA
1 3 (4.23%) CRISC
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) RedPrairie
2 15 (21.13%) SAP
3 12 (16.90%) Infor
4 11 (15.49%) Oracle
5 4 (5.63%) Cognos
6 3 (4.23%) hybris
6 3 (4.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.41%) MapR
7 1 (1.41%) Tableau