The table below looks at the statistics for AquaLogic Service Bus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AquaLogic Service Bus over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BEA AquaLogic Service Bus (ALSB)
Rank 609 583 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic Service Bus 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.029% 0.032% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10240 9236 10077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.51% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6163 5455 5642
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 372 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

AquaLogic Service Bus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AquaLogic Service Bus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

AquaLogic Service Bus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AquaLogic Service Bus
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AquaLogic Service Bus within the UK.

AquaLogic Service Bus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AquaLogic Service Bus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AquaLogic Service Bus within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

AquaLogic Service Bus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AquaLogic Service Bus
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AquaLogic Service Bus within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
England -9 3 £400 -23.80%
London +14 2 £413 -21.42%
City of London +27 1 £425 -19.04%
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

AquaLogic Service Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AquaLogic Service Bus 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 Service Bus.

1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Murex
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (25.00%) Kindle
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) FpML
2 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL

AquaLogic Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AquaLogic Service Bus 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 Service Bus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
1 1 (25.00%) FpML
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) Murex
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy