The table below looks at the statistics for AquaLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AquaLogic over the 3 months to 26 November 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA AquaLogic
Rank 555 556 543
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic 19 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.047% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
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£375 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £505 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £545 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.90% +50.00%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9229 8519 8571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.00% 18.00% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6015 5325 4922
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 374 421
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -9.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.72 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.42 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

AquaLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AquaLogic across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

AquaLogic Jobs Demand Trend in England

AquaLogic
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AquaLogic across the England region.

AquaLogic Daily Rate Trend in England

AquaLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AquaLogic across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

AquaLogic Daily Rate Histogram in England

AquaLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AquaLogic across the England region.

AquaLogic Hourly Rate Trend in England

AquaLogic
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AquaLogic within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 4 £455 -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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AquaLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AquaLogic 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 AquaLogic.

1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (81.82%) SOA
3 22 (66.67%) Java
4 21 (63.64%) WebLogic
5 20 (60.61%) Web Services
6 18 (54.55%) Oracle Database
7 16 (48.48%) BEA
7 16 (48.48%) Middleware
7 16 (48.48%) Finance
8 14 (42.42%) SOAP
8 14 (42.42%) Linux
8 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
9 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
9 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (39.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (39.39%) XML
9 13 (39.39%) HP
9 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
10 12 (36.36%) OpenView
10 12 (36.36%) Java EE
11 11 (33.33%) WSDL
11 11 (33.33%) XSD
11 11 (33.33%) J2EE
12 10 (30.30%) IBM
12 10 (30.30%) Migration
13 9 (27.27%) XSLT
13 9 (27.27%) UDDI
13 9 (27.27%) XPath
13 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (27.27%) WebSphere

AquaLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AquaLogic 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 AquaLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (6.06%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) JBoss
6 1 (3.03%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) SAP HR
2 7 (21.21%) Workday HCM
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (6.06%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (3.03%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LDAP
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Maven
2 4 (12.12%) Ant
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (3.03%) Lombardi
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Workday Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) Web Services
2 16 (48.48%) Middleware
3 14 (42.42%) SOAP
4 13 (39.39%) XML
5 12 (36.36%) Java EE
6 11 (33.33%) WSDL
6 11 (33.33%) XSD
6 11 (33.33%) J2EE
7 9 (27.27%) XSLT
7 9 (27.27%) UDDI
8 8 (24.24%) JAX-WS
8 8 (24.24%) Apache Axis
9 7 (21.21%) JMS
10 4 (12.12%) JNDI
10 4 (12.12%) HTML
10 4 (12.12%) CSS
10 4 (12.12%) JDBC
11 3 (9.09%) JSP
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (9.09%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) SOA
2 10 (30.30%) Migration
3 8 (24.24%) Data Migration
3 8 (24.24%) ERP
4 7 (21.21%) E-business
4 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) High Availability
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 4 (12.12%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Network Management
8 3 (9.09%) BPEL
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
10 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (3.03%) BPMN
10 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) XPath
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
4 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (48.48%) BEA
3 13 (39.39%) HP
3 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
4 10 (30.30%) IBM
5 8 (24.24%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (24.24%) SAP
6 5 (15.15%) Informatica
7 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
8 3 (9.09%) Splunk
9 2 (6.06%) ATG
10 1 (3.03%) Open Text
10 1 (3.03%) Metastorm
10 1 (3.03%) Pega