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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BEA
Rank 584 588 568
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing BEA 32 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.048% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 6
Median daily rate £500 £370 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £370 £475
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -22.10%
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
22006 22424 21839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.79% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 13453 12557
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1003 972
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +1 9 £563 +25.00% 1
East of England +22 8 £351 -
North East - 8 £500 -
West Midlands -16 6 £545 -
North West -11 1 £450 - 1
BEA
UK

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 69 (98.57%) Oracle
2 68 (97.14%) WebLogic
3 47 (67.14%) Java
4 41 (58.57%) J2EE
5 36 (51.43%) Unix
6 33 (47.14%) IBM
7 31 (44.29%) JSP
8 29 (41.43%) XML
9 28 (40.00%) Oracle Database
10 27 (38.57%) SQL
11 26 (37.14%) Windows
12 25 (35.71%) Solaris
13 24 (34.29%) OO
14 22 (31.43%) Firewall
15 21 (30.00%) WebSphere
15 21 (30.00%) Pega
15 21 (30.00%) Project Management
15 21 (30.00%) Shell Script
16 20 (28.57%) Linux
17 19 (27.14%) Web Services
18 18 (25.71%) Servlets
18 18 (25.71%) PL/SQL
18 18 (25.71%) Middleware
19 17 (24.29%) DB2
20 16 (22.86%) webMethods
21 15 (21.43%) Perl
21 15 (21.43%) Tomcat
21 15 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
22 14 (20.00%) Degree
22 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 68 (97.14%) WebLogic
2 21 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 14 (20.00%) JBoss
5 12 (17.14%) iPlanet
6 10 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
6 10 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (11.43%) MQSeries
8 7 (10.00%) Apache
9 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
10 4 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (5.71%) IIS
11 1 (1.43%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) BusinessWare
1 4 (5.71%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.86%) Maximo
2 2 (2.86%) Primavera
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.43%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) Firewall
2 13 (18.57%) BIG-IP
3 12 (17.14%) SAN
4 10 (14.29%) DNS
5 8 (11.43%) LDAP
6 7 (10.00%) NAS
7 6 (8.57%) Internet
8 5 (7.14%) DHCP
8 5 (7.14%) LAN
8 5 (7.14%) VoIP
8 5 (7.14%) WAN
8 5 (7.14%) Wireless
9 2 (2.86%) FTP
9 2 (2.86%) HTTP
9 2 (2.86%) SSH
10 1 (1.43%) SSL
10 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (24.29%) DB2
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (5.71%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (5.71%) MySQL
8 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.86%) GIS
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.43%) Informix
10 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) ClearCase
1 8 (11.43%) ClearQuest
2 7 (10.00%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Architect
2 13 (18.57%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 8 (11.43%) Systems Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Software Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Support Officer
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) TIBCO Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Chief Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Information Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (58.57%) J2EE
2 31 (44.29%) JSP
3 29 (41.43%) XML
4 19 (27.14%) Web Services
5 18 (25.71%) Middleware
5 18 (25.71%) Servlets
6 13 (18.57%) CSS
6 13 (18.57%) HTML
7 10 (14.29%) JMS
8 9 (12.86%) Spring
9 8 (11.43%) Struts
10 6 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (7.14%) .NET
12 4 (5.71%) Apache Flex
12 4 (5.71%) Java EE
12 4 (5.71%) MSMQ
12 4 (5.71%) SOAP
13 3 (4.29%) JSON
13 3 (4.29%) RESTful
14 2 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.86%) Hedge funds
2 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 8 (11.43%) N-Tier
4 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.71%) AS400
6 4 (5.71%) Clustering
7 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.29%) FMCG
8 2 (2.86%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.86%) HP Storage
8 2 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (1.43%) Fintech
9 1 (1.43%) User Experience
9 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) Unix
2 26 (37.14%) Windows
3 25 (35.71%) Solaris
4 20 (28.57%) Linux
5 13 (18.57%) AIX
6 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.71%) zOS
9 1 (1.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) OO
2 21 (30.00%) Project Management
3 15 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.57%) Risk Management
6 10 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 10 (14.29%) Workflow
7 9 (12.86%) Analytics
7 9 (12.86%) Business Development
7 9 (12.86%) Presales
7 9 (12.86%) Process Management
7 9 (12.86%) Risk Analytics
7 9 (12.86%) RUP
7 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.86%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (11.43%) ITIL
8 8 (11.43%) MVC
8 8 (11.43%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) Java
2 27 (38.57%) SQL
3 21 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 18 (25.71%) PL/SQL
5 15 (21.43%) Perl
6 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.14%) VB
8 4 (5.71%) PHP
8 4 (5.71%) VB6
9 2 (2.86%) ABAP
10 1 (1.43%) Python
10 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (5.71%) CCSP
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.71%) CISM
2 4 (5.71%) CISSP
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) JSP 440
2 7 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.71%) ClearTrust
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.14%) Control-M
2 5 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
2 5 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (7.14%) SCCM
3 4 (5.71%) BladeLogic
3 4 (5.71%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (5.71%) OpenView
4 2 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 69 (98.57%) Oracle
2 33 (47.14%) IBM
3 21 (30.00%) Pega
4 16 (22.86%) webMethods
5 14 (20.00%) VMware
6 13 (18.57%) Cisco
6 13 (18.57%) Informatica
7 12 (17.14%) Vitria
8 11 (15.71%) SAP
9 9 (12.86%) CA
9 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
9 9 (12.86%) Red Hat
9 9 (12.86%) Sybase
10 8 (11.43%) F5
10 8 (11.43%) Sun
11 7 (10.00%) Symantec
12 6 (8.57%) HP
13 5 (7.14%) Axway
13 5 (7.14%) Blue Coat
13 5 (7.14%) Nokia