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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 516 530 506
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs citing BEA 48 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.035% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.077% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 4
Average daily rate
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£403 £625 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% +28.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £395 £471
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £670 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 - £474
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 19 £395 -36.80% 1
West Midlands +9 17 £438 - 1
East of England +12 9 £403 - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - - 2
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BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 72 (86.75%) Oracle
2 71 (85.54%) WebLogic
3 60 (72.29%) Java
4 58 (69.88%) J2EE
5 33 (39.76%) SQL
6 30 (36.14%) Perl
6 30 (36.14%) Oracle Database
7 29 (34.94%) UNIX
8 27 (32.53%) Apache
9 26 (31.33%) Solaris
10 25 (30.12%) Web Services
11 24 (28.92%) Windows
12 23 (27.71%) PL/SQL
12 23 (27.71%) Shell Script
12 23 (27.71%) webMethods
12 23 (27.71%) Waterfall
13 21 (25.30%) Pega
13 21 (25.30%) WebLogic Portal
14 19 (22.89%) JBoss
14 19 (22.89%) Maven
15 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
15 18 (21.69%) RUP
15 18 (21.69%) Tomcat
16 17 (20.48%) SOA
16 17 (20.48%) XML
16 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
17 16 (19.28%) Data Modelling
17 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (18.07%) WebSphere
18 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 71 (85.54%) WebLogic
2 27 (32.53%) Apache
3 21 (25.30%) WebLogic Portal
4 19 (22.89%) JBoss
5 18 (21.69%) Tomcat
6 15 (18.07%) WebSphere
7 13 (15.66%) Confluence
8 10 (12.05%) AquaLogic
9 8 (9.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (6.02%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (6.02%) Apache Solr
10 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
11 4 (4.82%) SAS
11 4 (4.82%) Mule
12 3 (3.61%) CMS
12 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (2.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 2 (2.41%) Documentum
14 1 (1.20%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (6.02%) AquaLogic BPM
2 2 (2.41%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.20%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) DNS
2 7 (8.43%) SDH
2 7 (8.43%) Ethernet
2 7 (8.43%) MPLS
3 4 (4.82%) HTTP
4 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
4 2 (2.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) Oracle Database
2 14 (16.87%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (14.46%) MySQL
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.02%) DB2
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Maven
2 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.87%) JIRA
3 14 (16.87%) Subversion
4 11 (13.25%) Hudson
5 7 (8.43%) Toad
5 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.61%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (3.61%) CA Gen
7 2 (2.41%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.20%) JMeter
8 1 (1.20%) JUnit
8 1 (1.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Developer
2 25 (30.12%) Architect
3 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Platform Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Technical Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.82%) SAS Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 3 (3.61%) SOA Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 2 (2.41%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Analyst
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (69.88%) J2EE
2 25 (30.12%) Web Services
3 17 (20.48%) XML
4 14 (16.87%) SOAP
4 14 (16.87%) WSDL
5 13 (15.66%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (15.66%) JMS
6 7 (8.43%) XSD
6 7 (8.43%) HTML
6 7 (8.43%) Middleware
6 7 (8.43%) JAXB
7 6 (7.23%) SAX
7 6 (7.23%) CSS
8 5 (6.02%) JSP
8 5 (6.02%) Servlets
8 5 (6.02%) .NET
8 5 (6.02%) Lucene
8 5 (6.02%) Spring
9 4 (4.82%) RESTful
10 3 (3.61%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.25%) Open Source
3 4 (4.82%) PKI
4 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.94%) UNIX
2 26 (31.33%) Solaris
3 24 (28.92%) Windows
4 13 (15.66%) AIX
4 13 (15.66%) Linux
4 13 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (15.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Waterfall
2 18 (21.69%) RUP
3 17 (20.48%) SOA
4 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (19.28%) Data Modelling
5 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
5 14 (16.87%) OO
6 13 (15.66%) Test Strategy
7 12 (14.46%) Migration
7 12 (14.46%) Problem Management
8 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (10.84%) DevOps
9 9 (10.84%) TDD
10 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.64%) Data Migration
11 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.02%) BPEL
12 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.02%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 60 (72.29%) Java
2 33 (39.76%) SQL
3 30 (36.14%) Perl
4 23 (27.71%) Shell Script
4 23 (27.71%) PL/SQL
5 12 (14.46%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.41%) VB
7 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) VB6
7 2 (2.41%) XPath
8 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) VCP4
3 1 (1.20%) IIBA
3 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Squid
2 1 (1.20%) SAP ITS
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Puppet
2 4 (4.82%) OpenSSO
2 4 (4.82%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 72 (86.75%) Oracle
2 23 (27.71%) webMethods
3 21 (25.30%) Pega
4 12 (14.46%) IBM
4 12 (14.46%) Informatica
5 11 (13.25%) Business Objects
6 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
7 8 (9.64%) ATG
8 7 (8.43%) Cramer
8 7 (8.43%) MetaSolv
9 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.02%) Adobe
9 5 (6.02%) Endeca
9 5 (6.02%) SAP
10 3 (3.61%) Talend
10 3 (3.61%) Vitria
10 3 (3.61%) TIBCO
11 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (2.41%) Sybase
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