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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle BEA AquaLogic
Rank 600 584 561
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.023% 0.082% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Average daily rate £370 £299 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -40.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £250 £513
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -51.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
AquaLogic
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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
8601 8554 7992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.23% 18.23% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 5378 4828
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 296 299
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East Midlands - 1 £370 -
South East - 1 - -
AquaLogic
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AquaLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (95.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) WebLogic
2 19 (95.00%) Middleware
3 18 (90.00%) Unix
3 18 (90.00%) AIX
3 18 (90.00%) Solaris
4 11 (55.00%) J2EE
5 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) C
5 10 (50.00%) C++
5 10 (50.00%) Perl
5 10 (50.00%) Tuxedo
5 10 (50.00%) MQSeries
5 10 (50.00%) SOA
5 10 (50.00%) SSL
5 10 (50.00%) IBM
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 10 (50.00%) Sun
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 10 (50.00%) Change Management
5 10 (50.00%) Metastorm
5 10 (50.00%) OS/390
5 10 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 10 (50.00%) Fujitsu

AquaLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (50.00%) Tuxedo
2 10 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Ant
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA Agile
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Lombardi
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Unix Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Middleware
2 11 (55.00%) J2EE
3 10 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (45.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) Dojo
5 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (40.00%) Java EE
5 8 (40.00%) JMS
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) JSF
5 8 (40.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) AIX
1 18 (90.00%) Solaris
1 18 (90.00%) Unix
2 10 (50.00%) OS/390
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Change Management
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
1 10 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 10 (50.00%) QMS
1 10 (50.00%) Release Management
1 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 10 (50.00%) SOA
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (45.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Security Management
3 8 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) OOD
3 8 (40.00%) OOP
3 8 (40.00%) RUP
3 8 (40.00%) UML
3 8 (40.00%) Workflow
4 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) C
2 10 (50.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) Perl
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Axway
2 10 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 10 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (50.00%) Metastorm
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) BEA
3 1 (5.00%) Pega