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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA
Rank 560 536 491
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -45
Contract jobs citing BEA 19 24 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.050% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.11% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 39
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £400 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23934 22343 24958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.62% 46.39% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 12876 13105
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1101 1010 1277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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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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 +6 8 £400 -20.00% 3
East of England -25 5 £420 -23.63% 1
South East - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
South West - - - -
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BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 36 (80.00%) Oracle
2 28 (62.22%) Web Services
2 28 (62.22%) SOA
3 27 (60.00%) XML
4 26 (57.78%) WebLogic
5 22 (48.89%) AquaLogic
6 21 (46.67%) WebSphere
6 21 (46.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (44.44%) Java
8 19 (42.22%) SOAP
8 19 (42.22%) WSDL
9 18 (40.00%) IBM
9 18 (40.00%) Migration
10 17 (37.78%) XSD
10 17 (37.78%) SQL
10 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
11 16 (35.56%) XSLT
12 15 (33.33%) UDDI
12 15 (33.33%) JAX-WS
12 15 (33.33%) XPath
12 15 (33.33%) Apache Axis
12 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (31.11%) Workday HCM
14 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
14 13 (28.89%) ERP
14 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
14 13 (28.89%) SAP
15 12 (26.67%) PeopleSoft
15 12 (26.67%) E-business
15 12 (26.67%) SAP HR

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 26 (57.78%) WebLogic
2 22 (48.89%) AquaLogic
3 21 (46.67%) WebSphere
3 21 (46.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) CMS
6 2 (4.44%) Documentum
6 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.44%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (4.44%) Mule
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.22%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Workday HCM
2 12 (26.67%) SAP HR
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (4.44%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
2 2 (4.44%) SDH
2 2 (4.44%) MPLS
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.44%) JasperReports
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JUnit
1 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.89%) Maven
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) Hudson
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (4.44%) CA Gen
3 2 (4.44%) Toad
3 2 (4.44%) ClearQuest
3 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.22%) Ant
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) JMeter
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Workday Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Portal Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 1 (2.22%) SOA Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) Web Services
2 27 (60.00%) XML
3 19 (42.22%) WSDL
3 19 (42.22%) SOAP
4 17 (37.78%) XSD
5 16 (35.56%) XSLT
6 15 (33.33%) Apache Axis
6 15 (33.33%) JAX-WS
6 15 (33.33%) UDDI
7 10 (22.22%) J2EE
8 9 (20.00%) Middleware
9 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (13.33%) Spring
10 4 (8.89%) JMS
10 4 (8.89%) EJB
11 3 (6.67%) HTML
11 3 (6.67%) JSF
11 3 (6.67%) Ajax
12 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) SOA
2 18 (40.00%) Migration
3 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
4 13 (28.89%) ERP
5 12 (26.67%) E-business
6 8 (17.78%) OO
7 6 (13.33%) RUP
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.89%) BPEL
9 4 (8.89%) UML
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
10 3 (6.67%) ETL
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) XPath
4 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.11%) XQuery
6 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.89%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.44%) VB
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ITS
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) OpenSSO
2 2 (4.44%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Oracle
2 18 (40.00%) IBM
3 13 (28.89%) SAP
4 12 (26.67%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (8.89%) Informatica
5 4 (8.89%) webMethods
5 4 (8.89%) ATG
5 4 (8.89%) Pega
6 3 (6.67%) JBoss
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.44%) Adobe
7 2 (4.44%) Sun
7 2 (4.44%) Cramer
7 2 (4.44%) MetaSolv
7 2 (4.44%) Endeca
8 1 (2.22%) VMware
8 1 (2.22%) Micro Focus
8 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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