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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 399 414 422
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Contract jobs citing BEA 15 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.058% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £295 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £418 £540
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 - - -
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
10025 11012 11612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.12% 45.46% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6601 6897 7454
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 236 262
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £32.50 £48.00
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 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 27 August 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 27 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
City of London 0 2 £460 +15.00% 1
BEA
England

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (89.47%) WebLogic
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Oracle
4 12 (63.16%) J2EE
5 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 10 (52.63%) webMethods
6 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
7 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (36.84%) Documentum
8 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
9 6 (31.58%) OO
10 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
10 5 (26.32%) Pega
10 5 (26.32%) RUP
10 5 (26.32%) Perl
10 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
10 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
11 4 (21.05%) Confluence
11 4 (21.05%) CA Gen
11 4 (21.05%) IBM
11 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
11 4 (21.05%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (21.05%) DB2
11 4 (21.05%) UNIX
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) JIRA
11 4 (21.05%) Maven
11 4 (21.05%) WebSphere

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (89.47%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) Documentum
3 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 4 (21.05%) Confluence
4 3 (15.79%) SAS
4 3 (15.79%) iPlanet
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (10.53%) MQSeries
5 2 (10.53%) IIS
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (10.53%) CMS
5 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (10.53%) Mule
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
5 2 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Mule ESB
6 1 (5.26%) Captiva
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessWare
1 2 (10.53%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (21.05%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) CA Gen
2 3 (15.79%) Ant
2 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Documentum Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Documentum Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) SAS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Information Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Documentum Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) MSMQ
3 2 (10.53%) Lucene
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) WDK
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) JDBC
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) AS400
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Solaris
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) zOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) RUP
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.53%) Content Management
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) B2C
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) ETL
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CISM
2 2 (10.53%) CCSP
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) ClearTrust
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (10.53%) OpenSSO
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) webMethods
3 5 (26.32%) Pega
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Adobe
6 2 (10.53%) CA
6 2 (10.53%) Informatica
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Vitria
6 2 (10.53%) Apigee
6 2 (10.53%) ATG
6 2 (10.53%) Endeca
7 1 (5.26%) Sun