The table below looks at the statistics for AquaLogic skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AquaLogic over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle BEA AquaLogic
Rank 643 647 613
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -34
Contract jobs citing AquaLogic 7 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.069% 0.069% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £270 £263 £569
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -53.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £270 £263 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -47.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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
10115 10177 9885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.51% 17.68% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6630 6365 5765
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 328 425
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

AquaLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing AquaLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AquaLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 7 £270 +2.85% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 7 £270 +2.85% 1
North East -27 7 £270 +2.85% 1
Tyne and Wear -28 7 £270 +2.85% 1

AquaLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AquaLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AquaLogic.

1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 15 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 15 (100.00%) SSL
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 15 (100.00%) Sun
1 15 (100.00%) OS/390
1 15 (100.00%) Middleware
1 15 (100.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 15 (100.00%) Axway
1 15 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 15 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) QMS

AquaLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 15 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (6.67%) CICS
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 15 (100.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Build Forge
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
1 15 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
1 15 (100.00%) OS/390
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) Change Management
2 13 (86.67%) Configuration Management
2 13 (86.67%) QMS
2 13 (86.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 12 (80.00%) Release Management
4 10 (66.67%) Security Management
5 9 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Axway
1 15 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) HP