Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 168 147
Rank change year-on-year +45 -21 -46
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 63 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.35% 0.48% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.66% 1.76% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 25 43
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £445 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -31.54% +52.94%
10th Percentile £356 £290 £300
90th Percentile £575 £765 £700
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £11.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +172.73% -76.84% +146.75%

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 1,352 1,475 1,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.86% 27.42% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 886 828
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £537 £541 £518
England median daily rate £453 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 80 89
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £11.08 £10.75 £10.87
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +14.29%

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 22 January 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 22 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
Coventry +39 37 £450 - 3
Shropshire +20 10 £550 +40.13%
Birmingham -6 6 £481 -16.30% 4
Staffordshire +9 4 £388 +24.00%
Warwickshire +4 2 £388 -19.27%
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 54 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (69.84%) Scrum
3 42 (66.67%) Kanban
3 42 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 41 (65.08%) TDD
5 40 (63.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
6 38 (60.32%) .NET
7 37 (58.73%) Web Services
8 35 (55.56%) MVC
8 35 (55.56%) BDD
9 34 (53.97%) C#
9 34 (53.97%) HTML
9 34 (53.97%) CSS
10 33 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (52.38%) SOLID
11 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET
12 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
13 27 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
14 21 (33.33%) .NET Framework
15 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (23.81%) Middleware
15 15 (23.81%) SQL
15 15 (23.81%) SOA
15 15 (23.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 14 (22.22%) Oracle
17 13 (20.63%) SDLC
18 12 (19.05%) 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 11 (17.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (15.87%) Confluence
3 5 (7.94%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) nginx
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Office 365
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) DHCP
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
1 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 42 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.05%) JIRA
3 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.87%) Maven
3 10 (15.87%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (15.87%) Subversion
4 6 (9.52%) GitLab
5 1 (1.59%) Ant
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) Gradle
5 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Azure Developer
5 8 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Azure Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.35%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.76%) AWS Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) .NET
2 37 (58.73%) Web Services
3 34 (53.97%) CSS
3 34 (53.97%) HTML
4 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET
5 32 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
7 21 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 15 (23.81%) Middleware
9 6 (9.52%) XML
10 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.35%) Backbone.js
11 4 (6.35%) CSS3
11 4 (6.35%) HTML5
11 4 (6.35%) JSF
11 4 (6.35%) JSON
12 3 (4.76%) Node.js
12 3 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (69.84%) Scrum
3 42 (66.67%) Kanban
4 41 (65.08%) TDD
5 35 (55.56%) BDD
5 35 (55.56%) MVC
6 33 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (52.38%) SOLID
7 15 (23.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 15 (23.81%) SOA
8 13 (20.63%) SDLC
9 11 (17.46%) DevOps
9 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
10 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
10 10 (15.87%) Open Source
10 10 (15.87%) Server Virtualisation
10 10 (15.87%) Task Automation
11 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 34 (53.97%) C#
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 10 (15.87%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) Python
5 9 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
1 10 (15.87%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Informatica
4 1 (1.59%) Jitterbit
4 1 (1.59%) Unisys
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) WSO2