The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 25 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within BEA Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BEA
Rank 599 591 582
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing BEA 36 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.072% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 8
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £360 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £573 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £370 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BEA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22756 23435 23317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 44.22% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14118 14144 13284
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 754 1003 1033
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BEA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BEA Jobs Demand Trend in England

BEA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BEA Daily Rate Trend in England

BEA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BEA across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

BEA Daily Rate Histogram in England

BEA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BEA Hourly Rate Trend in England

BEA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 12 £465 +3.33%
South East +10 8 £475 +5.55%
West Midlands -28 8 £523 +16.11%
East of England - 7 £415 -
BEA
UK

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BEA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BEA.

1 67 (98.53%) Oracle
2 66 (97.06%) WebLogic
3 53 (77.94%) Java
4 51 (75.00%) J2EE
5 38 (55.88%) JSP
5 38 (55.88%) Oracle Database
6 36 (52.94%) Unix
7 32 (47.06%) Solaris
8 30 (44.12%) Windows
8 30 (44.12%) XML
9 28 (41.18%) Firewall
10 27 (39.71%) Web Services
11 26 (38.24%) IBM
12 24 (35.29%) SQL
13 23 (33.82%) VMware
13 23 (33.82%) Project Management
14 22 (32.35%) Cisco
14 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
14 22 (32.35%) AIX
14 22 (32.35%) Linux
14 22 (32.35%) BIG-IP
15 21 (30.88%) EMC NetWorker
15 21 (30.88%) Kalman Filter
15 21 (30.88%) F5
15 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (30.88%) Sun
15 21 (30.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 20 (29.41%) iPlanet
16 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 66 (97.06%) WebLogic
2 20 (29.41%) iPlanet
3 18 (26.47%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 12 (17.65%) WebSphere
5 11 (16.18%) JBoss
6 9 (13.24%) Apache
7 6 (8.82%) MQSeries
7 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.47%) Confluence
8 1 (1.47%) Documentum
8 1 (1.47%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) Firewall
2 22 (32.35%) BIG-IP
3 14 (20.59%) SAN
4 12 (17.65%) LDAP
5 10 (14.71%) Internet
6 6 (8.82%) DNS
6 6 (8.82%) NAS
7 5 (7.35%) FTP
8 4 (5.88%) HTTP
8 4 (5.88%) SSH
9 1 (1.47%) DHCP
9 1 (1.47%) LAN
9 1 (1.47%) SSL
9 1 (1.47%) VoIP
9 1 (1.47%) WAN
9 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.88%) Oracle Database
2 14 (20.59%) DB2
3 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.88%) MySQL
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) ClearQuest
2 5 (7.35%) CA Gen
2 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 5 (7.35%) Subversion
3 4 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.47%) Ant
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Architect
2 10 (14.71%) Developer
2 10 (14.71%) Lead Architect
3 9 (13.24%) Systems Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Support Officer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.88%) TIBCO Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Chief Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) XML Developer
8 2 (2.94%) J2EE Software Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (75.00%) J2EE
2 38 (55.88%) JSP
3 30 (44.12%) XML
4 27 (39.71%) Web Services
5 15 (22.06%) Middleware
6 14 (20.59%) CSS
6 14 (20.59%) HTML
6 14 (20.59%) Servlets
7 12 (17.65%) Spring
8 9 (13.24%) JMS
9 8 (11.76%) Struts
10 7 (10.29%) .NET
11 6 (8.82%) Apache Flex
12 5 (7.35%) Java EE
12 5 (7.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (7.35%) SOAP
13 4 (5.88%) JSON
13 4 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (5.88%) REST
13 4 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 7 (10.29%) Clustering
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.35%) Hedge funds
4 5 (7.35%) HP Storage
4 5 (7.35%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.88%) Grid Computing
6 3 (4.41%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) Unix
2 32 (47.06%) Solaris
3 30 (44.12%) Windows
4 22 (32.35%) AIX
4 22 (32.35%) Linux
5 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Project Management
2 21 (30.88%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 19 (27.94%) ITIL
4 19 (27.94%) Six Sigma
5 18 (26.47%) ITIL V3
5 18 (26.47%) OO
6 12 (17.65%) QMS
7 9 (13.24%) SOA
7 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.76%) MVC
8 8 (11.76%) SDLC
8 8 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Workflow
9 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
9 7 (10.29%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
11 5 (7.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (77.94%) Java
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) PL/SQL
4 14 (20.59%) Shell Script
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.29%) VB
7 6 (8.82%) Perl
7 6 (8.82%) PHP
7 6 (8.82%) VB6
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.47%) JSP 440
2 13 (19.12%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (30.88%) EMC NetWorker
1 21 (30.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (10.29%) OpenView
3 5 (7.35%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (7.35%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.47%) Control-M
4 1 (1.47%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (98.53%) Oracle
2 26 (38.24%) IBM
3 23 (33.82%) VMware
4 22 (32.35%) Cisco
4 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
5 21 (30.88%) F5
5 21 (30.88%) Sun
6 13 (19.12%) Pega
7 9 (13.24%) HP
7 9 (13.24%) webMethods
8 8 (11.76%) Sybase
8 8 (11.76%) Vitria
9 6 (8.82%) Cognos
9 6 (8.82%) Opsware
9 6 (8.82%) Symantec
10 5 (7.35%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.35%) EMC
10 5 (7.35%) TIBCO
11 4 (5.88%) BMC
11 4 (5.88%) Informatica