The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA
Rank 390 410 392
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing BEA 16 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.045% 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.099% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10595 11141 11859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.07% 45.91% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6683 7086 7130
Average daily rate £422 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 288 342
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £48.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
BEA
England

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
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 30 July 2014. 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 +18 4 £400 -23.80%
BEA
England

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) Web Services
1 22 (84.62%) SOA
2 20 (76.92%) SOAP
3 19 (73.08%) Oracle
4 15 (57.69%) XSD
4 15 (57.69%) WSDL
4 15 (57.69%) IBM
4 15 (57.69%) Migration
4 15 (57.69%) AquaLogic
4 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
5 14 (53.85%) XPath
5 14 (53.85%) Apache Axis
5 14 (53.85%) JAX-WS
5 14 (53.85%) Data Migration
5 14 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (53.85%) UDDI
5 14 (53.85%) XSLT
5 14 (53.85%) XML
6 13 (50.00%) Workday HCM
7 11 (42.31%) PeopleSoft
7 11 (42.31%) SAP
7 11 (42.31%) ERP
7 11 (42.31%) SAP HR
7 11 (42.31%) E-business
8 8 (30.77%) WebLogic Portal
8 8 (30.77%) OpenSSO
9 7 (26.92%) ATG
9 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
10 6 (23.08%) CRM
10 6 (23.08%) SharePoint

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) AquaLogic
1 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (30.77%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 6 (23.08%) CMS
4 6 (23.08%) Mule
4 6 (23.08%) Apache Solr
4 6 (23.08%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (3.85%) iPlanet
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Workday HCM
2 11 (42.31%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.85%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.69%) JasperReports
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Workday Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Portal Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Environment Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) Web Services
2 20 (76.92%) SOAP
3 15 (57.69%) XSD
3 15 (57.69%) WSDL
4 14 (53.85%) Apache Axis
4 14 (53.85%) JAX-WS
4 14 (53.85%) UDDI
4 14 (53.85%) XSLT
4 14 (53.85%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) RESTful
5 6 (23.08%) Lucene
6 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.69%) JMS
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) Struts
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) EJB
6 2 (7.69%) JSP
6 2 (7.69%) Servlets
6 2 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Solaris
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) SOA
2 15 (57.69%) Migration
3 14 (53.85%) Data Migration
4 11 (42.31%) ERP
4 11 (42.31%) E-business
5 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 6 (23.08%) CRM
6 6 (23.08%) ETL
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) Time Management
9 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) BPEL
9 1 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) XPath
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) OpenSSO
2 6 (23.08%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 15 (57.69%) IBM
3 11 (42.31%) PeopleSoft
3 11 (42.31%) SAP
4 7 (26.92%) ATG
5 6 (23.08%) Adobe
5 6 (23.08%) Endeca
6 3 (11.54%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) hybris
7 1 (3.85%) JBoss
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) webMethods