The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA AquaLogic
Rank 542 544 548
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic 20 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.021% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 12
Average daily rate
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£556 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8813 8004 9160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.17% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4668 5305
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 406 428
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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
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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 17 £569 +33.82% 1
North West - 2 £500 -
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AquaLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (96.77%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) Web Services
2 20 (64.52%) SOA
2 20 (64.52%) BEA
3 19 (61.29%) XML
4 18 (58.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (51.61%) XSD
5 16 (51.61%) WSDL
6 15 (48.39%) XSLT
6 15 (48.39%) WebLogic
7 14 (45.16%) Java
7 14 (45.16%) UDDI
7 14 (45.16%) SOAP
7 14 (45.16%) IBM
7 14 (45.16%) Migration
7 14 (45.16%) Data Migration
7 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
7 14 (45.16%) XPath
7 14 (45.16%) Apache Axis
7 14 (45.16%) JAX-WS
8 13 (41.94%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (41.94%) Workday HCM
9 12 (38.71%) J2EE
10 11 (35.48%) SQL
10 11 (35.48%) PeopleSoft
10 11 (35.48%) SAP
10 11 (35.48%) ERP
10 11 (35.48%) E-business
10 11 (35.48%) SAP HR
11 10 (32.26%) JMS

AquaLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (58.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (48.39%) WebLogic
3 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
4 13 (41.94%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (19.35%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (3.23%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (3.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Workday HCM
2 11 (35.48%) SAP HR
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (3.23%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Maven
2 9 (29.03%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
1 9 (29.03%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Back Office
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Consultant
5 7 (22.58%) Workday Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) Web Services
2 19 (61.29%) XML
3 16 (51.61%) XSD
3 16 (51.61%) WSDL
4 15 (48.39%) XSLT
5 14 (45.16%) SOAP
5 14 (45.16%) UDDI
5 14 (45.16%) Apache Axis
5 14 (45.16%) JAX-WS
6 12 (38.71%) J2EE
7 10 (32.26%) HTML
7 10 (32.26%) JMS
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
8 9 (29.03%) JSP
8 9 (29.03%) Spring
8 9 (29.03%) Apache CXF
8 9 (29.03%) jQuery
8 9 (29.03%) Java EE
8 9 (29.03%) JAX-RS
9 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) SOA
2 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 14 (45.16%) Data Migration
3 11 (35.48%) E-business
3 11 (35.48%) ERP
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.13%) BPEL
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
1 14 (45.16%) XPath
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
5 5 (16.13%) Korn
5 5 (16.13%) Bourne shell
6 4 (12.90%) XQuery
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) BEA
3 14 (45.16%) IBM
4 11 (35.48%) PeopleSoft
4 11 (35.48%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Plumtree
5 1 (3.23%) TIBCO