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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 569 545 544
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs citing BEA 28 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.053% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 5
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£425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-22.10% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 22125 21487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 44.80% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13750 12512 11948
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1011 1115
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BEA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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 -7 9 £450 +12.50% 2
South East -10 8 £425 -5.55% 2
South West - 6 £360 - 1
North West -19 3 - -
West Midlands -3 2 £450 -
BEA
UK

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BEA 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 BEA.

1 59 (96.72%) WebLogic
2 50 (81.97%) Oracle
3 46 (75.41%) J2EE
4 44 (72.13%) Java
5 38 (62.30%) SQL
6 29 (47.54%) webMethods
7 28 (45.90%) Pega
8 27 (44.26%) UNIX
9 25 (40.98%) Perl
9 25 (40.98%) RUP
9 25 (40.98%) Shell Script
10 24 (39.34%) Waterfall
11 22 (36.07%) Test Strategy
12 21 (34.43%) Data Modelling
13 20 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
14 19 (31.15%) OO
14 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (29.51%) Problem Management
16 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
16 17 (27.87%) Tomcat
17 16 (26.23%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (24.59%) Informatica
19 14 (22.95%) Apache
20 13 (21.31%) JBoss
20 13 (21.31%) CA Gen
21 12 (19.67%) Windows
22 10 (16.39%) MySQL
22 10 (16.39%) Firewall
22 10 (16.39%) Jenkins

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BEA 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 BEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (96.72%) WebLogic
2 17 (27.87%) Tomcat
3 14 (22.95%) Apache
4 13 (21.31%) JBoss
5 8 (13.11%) Documentum
6 7 (11.48%) SAS
6 7 (11.48%) Confluence
6 7 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (9.84%) AquaLogic
7 6 (9.84%) IIS
8 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (4.92%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.64%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (1.64%) Captiva
11 1 (1.64%) JCAPS
11 1 (1.64%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.92%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) DNS
3 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) HTTP
5 1 (1.64%) LDAP
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (16.39%) MySQL
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (11.48%) DB2
6 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.28%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) CA Gen
2 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.11%) Maven
4 7 (11.48%) JIRA
4 7 (11.48%) Subversion
5 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.56%) Ant
6 3 (4.92%) Hudson
7 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.64%) JUnit
7 1 (1.64%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Developer
2 8 (13.11%) Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
3 7 (11.48%) SAS Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Documentum Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.56%) Documentum Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) ABAP Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Documentum Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SOA Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (75.41%) J2EE
2 9 (14.75%) CSS
2 9 (14.75%) XML
2 9 (14.75%) Middleware
3 8 (13.11%) Web Services
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (9.84%) HTML
4 6 (9.84%) .NET
5 5 (8.20%) Servlets
5 5 (8.20%) JMS
5 5 (8.20%) Spring
6 4 (6.56%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (6.56%) WSDL
6 4 (6.56%) XSD
6 4 (6.56%) JSP
7 3 (4.92%) Struts
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.28%) JDBC
8 2 (3.28%) JavaBeans
8 2 (3.28%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) UNIX
2 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Solaris
3 7 (11.48%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) RUP
2 24 (39.34%) Waterfall
3 22 (36.07%) Test Strategy
4 21 (34.43%) Data Modelling
5 20 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (31.15%) OO
6 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.51%) Problem Management
8 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
9 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 7 (11.48%) Workflow
10 7 (11.48%) SOA
10 7 (11.48%) Project Management
10 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.20%) ITIL
12 5 (8.20%) Migration
12 5 (8.20%) Demand Management
13 4 (6.56%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (72.13%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) SQL
3 25 (40.98%) Perl
3 25 (40.98%) Shell Script
4 20 (32.79%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.56%) ABAP
5 4 (6.56%) XQuery
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
7 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) IIBA
2 1 (1.64%) PMP
2 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (81.97%) Oracle
2 29 (47.54%) webMethods
3 28 (45.90%) Pega
4 15 (24.59%) Informatica
5 9 (14.75%) IBM
6 6 (9.84%) Ektron
7 5 (8.20%) Sun
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco
8 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.56%) Adobe
9 3 (4.92%) Vitria
10 2 (3.28%) Sybase
11 1 (1.64%) SAP
11 1 (1.64%) hybris
11 1 (1.64%) ATG
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