The table below looks at the statistics for AquaLogic 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 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
Rank 593 584 603
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic 19 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.022% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
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£313 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 - -
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
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AquaLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AquaLogic
Daily Rate Trend

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

AquaLogic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AquaLogic
Daily Rate Histogram

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

AquaLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AquaLogic
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AquaLogic within the UK.

AquaLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AquaLogic
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AquaLogic 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 +6 17 £313 -40.47% 1
London +17 5 £425 -19.04% 1
City of London +27 1 £455 -13.33%
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Hitchin - - - -

AquaLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 44 (97.78%) Oracle
2 37 (82.22%) SOA
3 29 (64.44%) Web Services
4 25 (55.56%) XML
4 25 (55.56%) Java
5 24 (53.33%) WebLogic
5 24 (53.33%) BEA
6 23 (51.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (44.44%) WSDL
7 20 (44.44%) IBM
7 20 (44.44%) XSD
7 20 (44.44%) SOAP
7 20 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (40.00%) XSLT
9 17 (37.78%) UDDI
9 17 (37.78%) JAX-WS
9 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
9 17 (37.78%) Migration
9 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
9 17 (37.78%) XPath
9 17 (37.78%) Apache Axis
10 16 (35.56%) Java EE
10 16 (35.56%) Finance
10 16 (35.56%) Workday HCM
10 16 (35.56%) Oracle Database
11 15 (33.33%) J2EE
12 14 (31.11%) PeopleSoft
12 14 (31.11%) SAP
12 14 (31.11%) ERP
12 14 (31.11%) Middleware

AquaLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 24 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 23 (51.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
4 12 (26.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (13.33%) Apache
6 3 (6.67%) IIS
7 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.22%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Business Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Workday HCM
2 14 (31.11%) SAP HR
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (6.67%) Cordys
5 2 (4.44%) AquaLogic BPM
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Maven
2 7 (15.56%) JUnit
3 3 (6.67%) Ant
3 3 (6.67%) Lombardi
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.22%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Back Office
4 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Workday Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) DBA
5 3 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Development Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) Web Services
2 25 (55.56%) XML
3 20 (44.44%) WSDL
3 20 (44.44%) XSD
3 20 (44.44%) SOAP
4 18 (40.00%) XSLT
5 17 (37.78%) UDDI
5 17 (37.78%) JAX-WS
5 17 (37.78%) Apache Axis
6 16 (35.56%) Java EE
7 15 (33.33%) J2EE
8 14 (31.11%) Middleware
9 10 (22.22%) JMS
9 10 (22.22%) CSS
9 10 (22.22%) HTML
10 7 (15.56%) JSP
10 7 (15.56%) Spring
10 7 (15.56%) Apache CXF
10 7 (15.56%) jQuery
10 7 (15.56%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) UNIX
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) SOA
2 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
2 17 (37.78%) Migration
3 14 (31.11%) ERP
3 14 (31.11%) E-business
4 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.11%) BPEL
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.67%) BPMN
7 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 2 (4.44%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) XPath
3 11 (24.44%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.11%) XQuery
6 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.67%) Korn
7 3 (6.67%) Bourne shell
8 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Oracle
2 24 (53.33%) BEA
3 20 (44.44%) IBM
4 14 (31.11%) PeopleSoft
4 14 (31.11%) SAP
5 9 (20.00%) HP
5 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.67%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.67%) JBoss
6 3 (6.67%) Metastorm
6 3 (6.67%) Informatica
6 3 (6.67%) Open Text
6 3 (6.67%) Pega
7 2 (4.44%) Splunk
8 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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