Period
to 21 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 152 169
Rank change year-on-year +38 +17 -25
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 89 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.71% 0.52% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.81% 1.79% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 13 20
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £525 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.70% -15.28%
10th Percentile £381 £350 £303
90th Percentile £575 £615 £500
England median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £13.31
% change year-on-year +5.56% +238.09% -

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 1,533 1,287 1,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.48% 29.00% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 784 957
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +6.50%
10th Percentile £230 £223 £225
90th Percentile £550 £512 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 74 67
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.91% +22.19% -23.94%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £32.50 £39.95 £25.40
England median hourly rate £22.94 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.50% +11.11%

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 July 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 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
Coventry +22 44 £475 +35.71% 8
Shropshire -4 31 £530 -3.64%
Birmingham -12 8 £513 +28.13% 4
Wolverhampton - 2 £498 -
Warwickshire -3 1 £400 -27.27%
Solihull - 1 £122 -
Enterprise Software
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 78 (87.64%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (75.28%) Git (software)
3 63 (70.79%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (68.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 45 (50.56%) JavaScript
5 45 (50.56%) Scrum
6 44 (49.44%) Kanban
7 43 (48.31%) BDD
8 41 (46.07%) .NET
9 40 (44.94%) ASP.NET
9 40 (44.94%) TDD
10 39 (43.82%) MVC
10 39 (43.82%) Web Services
10 39 (43.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (42.70%) HTML
12 36 (40.45%) CSS
12 36 (40.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (40.45%) Dapper ORM
13 32 (35.96%) DevOps
14 30 (33.71%) Puppet
14 30 (33.71%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (32.58%) Ansible
15 29 (32.58%) C#
15 29 (32.58%) Linux
16 28 (31.46%) Windows
16 28 (31.46%) Python
16 28 (31.46%) SQL Server
16 28 (31.46%) SOLID
17 26 (29.21%) Middleware
17 26 (29.21%) 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 3 (3.37%) Confluence
1 3 (3.37%) Documentum
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.25%) JBoss
2 2 (2.25%) nginx
2 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.25%) WildFly
3 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.12%) Mule
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (3.37%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 61 (68.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (33.71%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (28.09%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.62%) Serverless
5 2 (2.25%) PaaS
5 2 (2.25%) SaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) Force.com
6 1 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (1.12%) Route 53
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) DSL
1 1 (1.12%) Intranet
1 1 (1.12%) LAN
1 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 67 (75.28%) Git (software)
2 25 (28.09%) Subversion
3 24 (26.97%) Sonatype Nexus
4 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
4 23 (25.84%) Maven
5 4 (4.49%) Ant
5 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.49%) Gradle
5 4 (4.49%) JIRA
5 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.25%) GitLab
7 1 (1.12%) MSTest
7 1 (1.12%) Selenium
7 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
1 2 (2.25%) Games
2 1 (1.12%) Legal
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (52.81%) Developer
2 38 (42.70%) .NET Developer
3 30 (33.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (23.60%) Azure Developer
5 18 (20.22%) AWS DevOps
5 18 (20.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 18 (20.22%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (13.48%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Agile .NET Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Agile Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) AWS Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) DevOps Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.07%) .NET
2 40 (44.94%) ASP.NET
3 39 (43.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (43.82%) Web Services
4 38 (42.70%) HTML
5 36 (40.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 36 (40.45%) CSS
5 36 (40.45%) Dapper ORM
6 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
6 26 (29.21%) Middleware
7 9 (10.11%) RESTful
8 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (8.99%) JSON
9 6 (6.74%) SOAP
10 5 (5.62%) XML
11 4 (4.49%) REST
12 3 (3.37%) Angular 2
12 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.37%) jQuery
13 2 (2.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (14.61%) User Experience
3 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Linux
2 28 (31.46%) Windows
3 26 (29.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.49%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (87.64%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (70.79%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (50.56%) Scrum
4 44 (49.44%) Kanban
5 43 (48.31%) BDD
6 40 (44.94%) TDD
7 39 (43.82%) MVC
8 32 (35.96%) DevOps
9 28 (31.46%) SOLID
10 25 (28.09%) Deployment Automation
10 25 (28.09%) Task Automation
11 14 (15.73%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 9 (10.11%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.87%) Software Delivery
14 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
15 5 (5.62%) SDLC
16 4 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
16 4 (4.49%) Inversion of Control
16 4 (4.49%) Open Source
16 4 (4.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) JavaScript
2 29 (32.58%) C#
3 28 (31.46%) Python
4 25 (28.09%) Perl
5 21 (23.60%) SQL
6 10 (11.24%) Java
7 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.49%) Java 8
9 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.12%) MCP
1 1 (1.12%) MCSA
1 1 (1.12%) MCSE
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.12%) PMP
1 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (33.71%) Puppet
2 29 (32.58%) Ansible
3 5 (5.62%) Terraform
4 4 (4.49%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.12%) SCCM
7 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Red Hat
2 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.36%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) Pega
4 3 (3.37%) Siebel
5 2 (2.25%) Unisys
5 2 (2.25%) WSO2
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.12%) McAfee
6 1 (1.12%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com