Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 181 139
Rank change year-on-year +41 -42 -32
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 44 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 2.25% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 46
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £394 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -39.42% +52.94%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £573 £500 £700
England median daily rate £450 £450 £431
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £36.69 £50.00
% change year-on-year +11.75% -26.63% +159.74%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1332 1733 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.80% 27.89% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 1054 818
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £547 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.41 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Software in the West Midlands

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Coventry +36 21 £450 -10.00% 1
Shropshire +21 10 £525 +33.76% 1
Warwickshire -3 4 £488 +8.33%
Birmingham +3 3 £463 +23.33% 4
Staffordshire +8 2 £369 +13.46%
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (63.64%) TDD
2 28 (63.64%) Scrum
3 25 (56.82%) Kanban
3 25 (56.82%) Git (software)
4 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
4 23 (52.27%) .NET
5 22 (50.00%) MVC
6 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (47.73%) BDD
7 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (45.45%) SOLID
8 19 (43.18%) C#
8 19 (43.18%) Web Services
9 16 (36.36%) CSS
9 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (34.09%) HTML
11 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
11 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (29.55%) Linux
12 13 (29.55%) Middleware
13 12 (27.27%) Windows
13 12 (27.27%) Oracle
13 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
13 12 (27.27%) SDLC
13 12 (27.27%) DevOps
13 12 (27.27%) Puppet
13 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
14 11 (25.00%) Maven
14 11 (25.00%) JIRA

Enterprise Software
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (20.45%) Confluence
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.55%) Mule
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) SSL
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (56.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.00%) JIRA
3 11 (25.00%) Maven
4 10 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (20.45%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) GitLab
6 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Developer
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Azure Developer
5 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) iOS Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (43.18%) Web Services
4 16 (36.36%) CSS
5 15 (34.09%) HTML
6 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
6 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (29.55%) Middleware
8 10 (22.73%) Dapper ORM
9 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 8 (18.18%) Backbone.js
11 7 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (15.91%) Node.js
11 7 (15.91%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (11.36%) JSON
12 5 (11.36%) REST
13 4 (9.09%) SOAP
13 4 (9.09%) XML
14 3 (6.82%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) iPad
2 2 (4.55%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.82%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 2 (4.55%) HPUX
5 2 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (63.64%) Scrum
2 28 (63.64%) TDD
3 25 (56.82%) Kanban
4 22 (50.00%) MVC
5 21 (47.73%) BDD
6 20 (45.45%) SOLID
7 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (27.27%) DevOps
8 12 (27.27%) SDLC
8 12 (27.27%) Test Automation
9 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 11 (25.00%) SOA
10 10 (22.73%) Task Automation
11 9 (20.45%) Open Source
11 9 (20.45%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 7 (15.91%) Domain-Driven Design
14 5 (11.36%) Case Management
15 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Perl
3 10 (22.73%) Python
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) Apple Swift
5 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.55%) Groovy
6 2 (4.55%) XPath
7 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Puppet
2 7 (15.91%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) webMethods
4 2 (4.55%) WSO2
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) Jitterbit
5 1 (2.27%) Xamarin