Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 165 172
Rank change year-on-year +68 +7 -60
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 89 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.87% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.03% 1.24% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 12 11
West Midlands median daily rate £488 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +26.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £363 £190 £218
90th Percentile £600 £775 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £29.16
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.25% +38.83%

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 1,477 1,294 1,400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.97% 27.91% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 794 801
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £213
90th Percentile £559 £525 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 76 68
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.12 £17.89 £15.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.47% +13.05% -28.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.29 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.25 £38.13 £42.50
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 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
Coventry +37 48 £475 - 11
Shropshire +9 23 £540 -1.82% 1
Birmingham -16 8 £550 -21.43% 3
Staffordshire +2 4 £388 +24.00%
Warwickshire 0 2 £375 -50.00%
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £500 -
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 72 (80.90%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (70.79%) Git (software)
3 59 (66.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (61.80%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (60.67%) Scrum
5 54 (60.67%) Kanban
6 48 (53.93%) Web Services
7 47 (52.81%) TDD
8 46 (51.69%) HTML
8 46 (51.69%) JavaScript
9 44 (49.44%) .NET
10 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET
10 43 (48.31%) CSS
10 43 (48.31%) MVC
10 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (48.31%) BDD
11 41 (46.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (42.70%) Dapper ORM
13 36 (40.45%) SOLID
14 35 (39.33%) C#
15 33 (37.08%) SQL Server
16 28 (31.46%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
18 25 (28.09%) Middleware
19 21 (23.60%) Linux
19 21 (23.60%) DevOps
19 21 (23.60%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 20 (22.47%) Puppet
20 20 (22.47%) Windows
20 20 (22.47%) Red Hat

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 (11.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (10.11%) Confluence
3 7 (7.87%) JBoss
4 3 (3.37%) nginx
4 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.37%) WildFly
5 1 (1.12%) Mule
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 59 (66.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (31.46%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (21.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) Office 365
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.12%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Route 53
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) DHCP
1 1 (1.12%) DNS
1 1 (1.12%) DSL
1 1 (1.12%) Intranet
1 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 63 (70.79%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.35%) Jenkins
2 19 (21.35%) Maven
2 19 (21.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 19 (21.35%) Subversion
3 9 (10.11%) JIRA
4 7 (7.87%) GitLab
5 4 (4.49%) Ant
5 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.49%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.37%) Games
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (61.80%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) .NET Developer
3 20 (22.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (20.22%) Azure Developer
5 12 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.48%) C# Developer
6 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
7 9 (10.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (8.99%) Architect
8 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Administrator
9 7 (7.87%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (7.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.74%) AWS Administrator
10 6 (6.74%) DevOps Administrator
10 6 (6.74%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.93%) Web Services
2 46 (51.69%) HTML
3 44 (49.44%) .NET
4 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET
4 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (48.31%) CSS
5 41 (46.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (42.70%) Dapper ORM
7 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
8 25 (28.09%) Middleware
9 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (8.99%) XML
11 7 (7.87%) JSON
12 5 (5.62%) HTML5
13 4 (4.49%) JSF
13 4 (4.49%) RESTful
13 4 (4.49%) SOAP
14 3 (3.37%) JAXB
14 3 (3.37%) JSP
14 3 (3.37%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (10.11%) User Experience
3 6 (6.74%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Linux
2 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (22.47%) Windows
3 4 (4.49%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (80.90%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.80%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (60.67%) Kanban
3 54 (60.67%) Scrum
4 47 (52.81%) TDD
5 43 (48.31%) BDD
5 43 (48.31%) MVC
6 36 (40.45%) SOLID
7 21 (23.60%) DevOps
7 21 (23.60%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 19 (21.35%) Task Automation
9 14 (15.73%) SOA
10 12 (13.48%) Configuration Management
11 11 (12.36%) Test Automation
12 10 (11.24%) Open Source
12 10 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (10.11%) SDLC
13 9 (10.11%) Server Virtualisation
14 7 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) JavaScript
2 35 (39.33%) C#
3 19 (21.35%) Perl
3 19 (21.35%) Python
4 18 (20.22%) SQL
5 14 (15.73%) Java
6 4 (4.49%) Java 8
7 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.12%) Degree
1 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
1 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.12%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) Puppet
2 15 (16.85%) Ansible
3 10 (11.24%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.25%) Terraform
5 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.12%) SCCM
5 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Red Hat
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.37%) Unisys
4 3 (3.37%) WSO2
5 1 (1.12%) McAfee
5 1 (1.12%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.12%) VMware