The table below looks at the statistics for AquaLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AquaLogic over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA AquaLogic
Rank 66 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% 0.80% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.08% 3.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £513 £350
% change year-on-year
-51.21% +46.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 80 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.00% 21.22% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 41 14
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £525 £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

AquaLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AquaLogic across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

AquaLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

AquaLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

AquaLogic Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing AquaLogic 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 AquaLogic.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
1 16 (100.00%) HP
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 16 (100.00%) Middleware
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (93.75%) OpenView
3 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 11 (68.75%) Java EE
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
6 7 (43.75%) SAN
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) Change Management
7 6 (37.50%) Network Management
7 6 (37.50%) Splunk
8 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) Informatica
8 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
8 5 (31.25%) High Availability

AquaLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing AquaLogic 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 AquaLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Informatica Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Middleware
2 11 (68.75%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) JMS
4 4 (25.00%) JDBC
4 4 (25.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Network Management
4 5 (31.25%) High Availability
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (25.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) HP
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) Splunk
3 5 (31.25%) Informatica
4 4 (25.00%) Business Objects