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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 551 554 548
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing BEA 38 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.046% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £331 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -1.17%
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
23413 22961 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.06% 45.63% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14134 13103 12594
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £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 1002 1014 1025
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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 +19 15 £475 +18.75% 1
South East -14 6 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 - -
West Midlands +4 5 £450 -
North West -31 3 - -
South West - 3 £370 -
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BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (96.49%) WebLogic
2 44 (77.19%) J2EE
3 39 (68.42%) Oracle
4 38 (66.67%) Java
5 37 (64.91%) SQL
6 26 (45.61%) UNIX
7 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
8 22 (38.60%) webMethods
9 21 (36.84%) Tomcat
9 21 (36.84%) Test Strategy
10 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (31.58%) Pega
11 18 (31.58%) Waterfall
11 18 (31.58%) JBoss
11 18 (31.58%) RUP
12 17 (29.82%) OO
12 17 (29.82%) Data Modelling
12 17 (29.82%) PL/SQL
12 17 (29.82%) Perl
13 15 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (26.32%) CA Gen
14 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
14 14 (24.56%) XML
15 13 (22.81%) Windows
15 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (22.81%) Apache
15 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
16 12 (21.05%) IBM
16 12 (21.05%) Informatica
17 11 (19.30%) Firewall

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (96.49%) WebLogic
2 21 (36.84%) Tomcat
3 18 (31.58%) JBoss
4 13 (22.81%) Apache
5 11 (19.30%) WebSphere
6 10 (17.54%) Documentum
6 10 (17.54%) Confluence
7 8 (14.04%) IIS
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (7.02%) AquaLogic
9 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
9 4 (7.02%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (5.26%) SAS
10 3 (5.26%) iPlanet
11 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
11 2 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (3.51%) Mule ESB
11 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (3.51%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) BusinessWare
1 2 (3.51%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.75%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) Firewall
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
3 7 (12.28%) HTTP
4 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.53%) DB2
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) EDRMS
6 2 (3.51%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) CA Gen
2 10 (17.54%) Subversion
2 10 (17.54%) JIRA
3 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.28%) Selenium
4 7 (12.28%) JUnit
4 7 (12.28%) JMeter
5 6 (10.53%) Maven
6 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (8.77%) Ant
7 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.26%) Hudson
8 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Consultant
3 8 (14.04%) Documentum Developer
4 6 (10.53%) WebSphere Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Documentum Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.26%) SAS Developer
7 3 (5.26%) ABAP Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Documentum Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) J2EE
2 14 (24.56%) XML
3 9 (15.79%) Web Services
4 8 (14.04%) HTML
4 8 (14.04%) .NET
4 8 (14.04%) Middleware
5 7 (12.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (8.77%) CSS
7 4 (7.02%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (5.26%) Spring
8 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (3.51%) WDK
9 2 (3.51%) MSMQ
9 2 (3.51%) JMS
9 2 (3.51%) JSP
9 2 (3.51%) Servlets
9 2 (3.51%) Ajax
9 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.51%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) AS400
2 2 (3.51%) PKI
2 2 (3.51%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) UNIX
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Solaris
3 9 (15.79%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) zOS
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Test Strategy
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.58%) RUP
3 18 (31.58%) Waterfall
4 17 (29.82%) OO
4 17 (29.82%) Data Modelling
5 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
6 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
6 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
8 8 (14.04%) Scrum
9 7 (12.28%) Load Balancing
9 7 (12.28%) SOA
10 6 (10.53%) Project Management
10 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.77%) Workflow
11 5 (8.77%) ITIL
11 5 (8.77%) Demand Management
12 4 (7.02%) SDLC
12 4 (7.02%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) SQL
3 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
4 17 (29.82%) PL/SQL
4 17 (29.82%) Perl
5 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.77%) XQuery
7 4 (7.02%) ABAP
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) XPath
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) CISM
2 2 (3.51%) CCSP
2 2 (3.51%) CISSP
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.51%) ClearTrust
2 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (5.26%) Puppet
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.51%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 39 (68.42%) Oracle
2 22 (38.60%) webMethods
3 18 (31.58%) Pega
4 12 (21.05%) Informatica
4 12 (21.05%) IBM
5 9 (15.79%) ATG
6 7 (12.28%) hybris
7 6 (10.53%) Ektron
7 6 (10.53%) Adobe
8 5 (8.77%) Sun
8 5 (8.77%) SAP
9 4 (7.02%) Cisco
9 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.26%) Vitria
11 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.51%) Endeca
11 2 (3.51%) Apigee
11 2 (3.51%) CA
11 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.75%) Sybase