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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 510 508 482
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing BEA 47 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.070% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 20
Average daily rate
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£412 £700 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.21% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £335 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £290 £425
% change year-on-year
+38.79% -31.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
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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
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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
West Midlands +14 17 £431 +48.70% 1
London -11 14 £421 -39.92% 6
East of England +9 10 £403 -
South East - 4 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 63 (88.73%) Oracle
2 59 (83.10%) WebLogic
3 51 (71.83%) Java
4 45 (63.38%) J2EE
5 30 (42.25%) Oracle Database
6 27 (38.03%) Web Services
7 26 (36.62%) Apache
8 25 (35.21%) Solaris
8 25 (35.21%) SQL
9 23 (32.39%) UNIX
9 23 (32.39%) Windows
10 22 (30.99%) XML
11 21 (29.58%) WebLogic Portal
11 21 (29.58%) PL/SQL
12 20 (28.17%) Perl
12 20 (28.17%) SOA
13 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
14 17 (23.94%) Maven
14 17 (23.94%) Shell Script
15 16 (22.54%) SOAP
15 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
15 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
16 15 (21.13%) JIRA
16 15 (21.13%) JBoss
16 15 (21.13%) Subversion
16 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
17 14 (19.72%) WSDL
17 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (83.10%) WebLogic
2 26 (36.62%) Apache
3 21 (29.58%) WebLogic Portal
4 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
4 15 (21.13%) JBoss
5 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
6 13 (18.31%) Confluence
7 12 (16.90%) AquaLogic
8 10 (14.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (7.04%) Adobe CQ
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (7.04%) Apache Solr
9 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
10 4 (5.63%) Mule
11 3 (4.23%) CMS
11 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (2.82%) Documentum
12 2 (2.82%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (1.41%) Captiva
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.23%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (4.23%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) DNS
2 7 (9.86%) SDH
2 7 (9.86%) Ethernet
2 7 (9.86%) MPLS
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) Firewall
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) Oracle Database
2 13 (18.31%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (14.08%) MySQL
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.82%) DB2
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Maven
2 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
3 15 (21.13%) JIRA
3 15 (21.13%) Subversion
4 11 (15.49%) Hudson
5 7 (9.86%) Toad
6 4 (5.63%) JUnit
7 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.23%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.41%) Selenium
8 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.41%) CA Gen
8 1 (1.41%) JMeter
8 1 (1.41%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Architect
2 22 (30.99%) Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Platform Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) webMethods Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 2 (2.82%) SOA Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.41%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (63.38%) J2EE
2 27 (38.03%) Web Services
3 22 (30.99%) XML
4 16 (22.54%) SOAP
5 14 (19.72%) WSDL
6 13 (18.31%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (12.68%) JMS
8 7 (9.86%) Spring
8 7 (9.86%) XSD
8 7 (9.86%) JAXB
8 7 (9.86%) Middleware
9 6 (8.45%) SAX
9 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.04%) Lucene
11 4 (5.63%) UDDI
11 4 (5.63%) XSLT
11 4 (5.63%) .NET
11 4 (5.63%) RESTful
12 3 (4.23%) Apache Axis
12 3 (4.23%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Open Source
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Solaris
2 23 (32.39%) UNIX
2 23 (32.39%) Windows
3 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (18.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 13 (18.31%) AIX
3 13 (18.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) SOA
2 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) Waterfall
4 12 (16.90%) Migration
4 12 (16.90%) OO
5 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Management
5 11 (15.49%) Configuration Management
6 10 (14.08%) TDD
6 10 (14.08%) Data Migration
7 9 (12.68%) Problem Management
7 9 (12.68%) DevOps
7 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.27%) RUP
8 8 (11.27%) Test Strategy
8 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.04%) ETL
9 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) Java
2 25 (35.21%) SQL
3 21 (29.58%) PL/SQL
4 20 (28.17%) Perl
5 17 (23.94%) Shell Script
6 11 (15.49%) PHP
7 4 (5.63%) XPath
8 3 (4.23%) XQuery
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.41%) VB6
10 1 (1.41%) VB
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Squid
2 1 (1.41%) SAP ITS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Puppet
2 4 (5.63%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (5.63%) OpenSSO
3 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (88.73%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) webMethods
3 9 (12.68%) Pega
3 9 (12.68%) IBM
3 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.27%) ATG
5 7 (9.86%) Business Objects
5 7 (9.86%) SAP
5 7 (9.86%) Cramer
5 7 (9.86%) Informatica
5 7 (9.86%) MetaSolv
6 5 (7.04%) Endeca
6 5 (7.04%) Adobe
7 4 (5.63%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (4.23%) Talend
8 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.41%) VocaLink
9 1 (1.41%) Vitria
9 1 (1.41%) Sybase
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