The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 377 373 361
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing BEA 14 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.091% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 6
Average daily rate
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£421 £700 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.92% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £290 £420
% change year-on-year
+38.79% -30.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
BEA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9558 9957 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.50% 45.47% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6379 6471 5549
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 232 279
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £33.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BEA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BEA Jobs Demand Trend in London

BEA
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BEA across the London region.

BEA Daily Rate Trend in London

BEA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BEA across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

BEA Daily Rate Histogram in London

BEA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BEA across the London region.

BEA Hourly Rate Trend in London

BEA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +5 1 £550 -21.42%
Bromley - - - - 1
BEA
England

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 14 (58.33%) WebLogic
3 13 (54.17%) SOA
4 11 (45.83%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
6 9 (37.50%) J2EE
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 8 (33.33%) XSD
7 8 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (33.33%) WSDL
7 8 (33.33%) AquaLogic
7 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (29.17%) ATG
9 6 (25.00%) IBM
9 6 (25.00%) Adobe
9 6 (25.00%) UNIX
9 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (25.00%) Endeca
9 6 (25.00%) Lucene
9 6 (25.00%) Maven
9 6 (25.00%) Apache Solr
9 6 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
9 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.83%) RESTful
10 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
10 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
10 5 (20.83%) OpenSSO

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 8 (33.33%) AquaLogic
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
5 5 (20.83%) Mule
6 4 (16.67%) CMS
6 4 (16.67%) Apache
7 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 3 (12.50%) JBoss
8 2 (8.33%) Confluence
9 1 (4.17%) Captiva
9 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (4.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SAP HR
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (16.67%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (12.50%) Workday HCM
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.17%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SOA Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Platform Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Workday Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Documentum Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) J2EE
2 9 (37.50%) SOAP
3 8 (33.33%) XSD
3 8 (33.33%) WSDL
4 6 (25.00%) Lucene
5 5 (20.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) RESTful
6 4 (16.67%) XSLT
6 4 (16.67%) UDDI
7 3 (12.50%) Apache Axis
7 3 (12.50%) JAX-WS
8 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (8.33%) SAX
9 1 (4.17%) Middleware
9 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
9 1 (4.17%) Spring
9 1 (4.17%) CSS
9 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Solaris
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) SOA
2 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) RUP
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) BPEL
5 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) E-business
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.67%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) XPath
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) VB6
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Squid
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) CA SiteMinder
1 5 (20.83%) OpenSSO
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) ATG
3 6 (25.00%) Endeca
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe
4 4 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 3 (12.50%) Informatica
5 3 (12.50%) webMethods
5 3 (12.50%) Pega
6 1 (4.17%) hybris
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco