The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 BEA Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA
Rank 200 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing BEA 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.056% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.12% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £513 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +60.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2720 3301 3268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.97% 46.28% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2302 2247
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 87 92
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BEA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BEA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BEA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BEA across the City of London region.

BEA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BEA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BEA.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) UDDI
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP HR
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) E-business
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) AquaLogic
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Axis
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
2 3 (60.00%) Workday HCM
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) ICEfaces

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BEA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) AquaLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP HR
1 3 (60.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) JasperReports
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Portal Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) UDDI
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Axis
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (40.00%) ICEfaces
3 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) JSF
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) E-business
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Sun