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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BEA
Rank 575 554 573
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing BEA 28 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.13% 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 20
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £381 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £655 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £418 £414
% change year-on-year
-25.74% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BEA
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
20779 21463 23096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.62% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12798 12777 13930
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 892 1141
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £45.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BEA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 17 £450 -11.76% 1
West Midlands -40 5 - -
East of England +4 4 £193 -65.00% 1
South West - 2 £463 -
BEA
UK

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BEA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BEA.

1 56 (93.33%) Oracle
1 56 (93.33%) WebLogic
2 47 (78.33%) Java
3 46 (76.67%) J2EE
4 34 (56.67%) Oracle Database
5 33 (55.00%) Unix
6 32 (53.33%) PL/SQL
6 32 (53.33%) SQL
7 24 (40.00%) XML
8 23 (38.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 23 (38.33%) Web Services
9 21 (35.00%) SOA
10 20 (33.33%) OO
11 19 (31.67%) Solaris
11 19 (31.67%) Windows
11 19 (31.67%) JSP
12 18 (30.00%) Firewall
12 18 (30.00%) Waterfall
13 17 (28.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
13 17 (28.33%) Spring
13 17 (28.33%) Java EE
14 16 (26.67%) JSF
14 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (25.00%) SLA
15 15 (25.00%) Cisco
15 15 (25.00%) Shell Script
15 15 (25.00%) EJB
15 15 (25.00%) ITIL

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (93.33%) WebLogic
2 23 (38.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 17 (28.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (20.00%) iPlanet
5 5 (8.33%) JBoss
6 4 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Apache
6 4 (6.67%) Apache Solr
6 4 (6.67%) CMS
6 4 (6.67%) Mule
6 4 (6.67%) Mule ESB
6 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.33%) Confluence
7 2 (3.33%) Documentum
7 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.67%) Fredhopper
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) Firewall
2 15 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 8 (13.33%) SAN
4 5 (8.33%) LDAP
4 5 (8.33%) NAS
5 4 (6.67%) DNS
5 4 (6.67%) Internet
6 3 (5.00%) FTP
7 2 (3.33%) DHCP
7 2 (3.33%) HTTP
7 2 (3.33%) LAN
7 2 (3.33%) SSH
7 2 (3.33%) VoIP
7 2 (3.33%) WAN
7 2 (3.33%) Wireless
8 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (56.67%) Oracle Database
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (6.67%) Endeca
4 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.00%) DB2
6 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.67%) Informix
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) JIRA
1 14 (23.33%) Subversion
2 13 (21.67%) CA Gen
3 7 (11.67%) ClearQuest
4 5 (8.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.33%) Ant
5 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Architect
3 14 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Agile Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Architect
8 4 (6.67%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (76.67%) J2EE
2 24 (40.00%) XML
3 23 (38.33%) Web Services
4 19 (31.67%) JSP
5 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
5 17 (28.33%) Java EE
5 17 (28.33%) Spring
6 16 (26.67%) JSF
7 15 (25.00%) EJB
8 14 (23.33%) Ajax
9 7 (11.67%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (11.67%) REST
9 7 (11.67%) RESTful
9 7 (11.67%) SOAP
10 6 (10.00%) Middleware
11 5 (8.33%) HTML
11 5 (8.33%) Struts
12 4 (6.67%) CSS
12 4 (6.67%) Lucene
12 4 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.67%) PKI
3 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) HP Storage
3 3 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (5.00%) iPad
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Unix
2 19 (31.67%) Solaris
2 19 (31.67%) Windows
3 14 (23.33%) Linux
4 13 (21.67%) AIX
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) SOA
2 20 (33.33%) OO
3 18 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.00%) ITIL
6 14 (23.33%) RUP
7 13 (21.67%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (21.67%) UML
8 12 (20.00%) Defect Management
8 12 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (20.00%) TDD
9 11 (18.33%) Mentoring
9 11 (18.33%) Six Sigma
10 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 10 (16.67%) Project Management
11 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
12 7 (11.67%) BDD
12 7 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) Java
2 32 (53.33%) PL/SQL
2 32 (53.33%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (18.33%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) COBOL
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) VB
5 2 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Sun Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
2 10 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 13 (21.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (6.67%) OpenSSO
3 3 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.00%) OpenView
4 2 (3.33%) BladeLogic
4 2 (3.33%) Control-M
4 2 (3.33%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) Oracle
2 15 (25.00%) Cisco
2 15 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (21.67%) F5
3 13 (21.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (21.67%) Sun
3 13 (21.67%) webMethods
4 12 (20.00%) Pega
5 11 (18.33%) Informatica
6 6 (10.00%) ATG
6 6 (10.00%) IBM
7 5 (8.33%) Symantec
8 4 (6.67%) Adobe
8 4 (6.67%) Apigee
9 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.00%) EMC
9 3 (5.00%) HP
9 3 (5.00%) TIBCO
10 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.33%) Opsware