The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within BEA Systems, Inc.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BEA
Rank 619 639 621
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing BEA 33 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.059% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 8
Median daily rate £475 £510 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.86% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £595 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23899 25033 26358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.84% 43.25% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14616 14790 14912
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1084 1204
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BEA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BEA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BEA
Daily Rate Trend

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

BEA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BEA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BEA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

BEA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BEA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BEA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BEA
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 0 33 £475 -6.86% 2
London +15 13 £465 -10.57% 1
South East +19 8 £475 -
West Midlands -29 7 £465 +3.33%
Shropshire -32 6 £483 +7.22%
Bracknell - 6 £475 -
Berkshire - 6 £475 -
Telford -28 5 £483 +7.22%
East of England - 4 £475 - 1
West Sussex +3 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Norwich - 2 £475 -
Essex - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £475 -
Worthing -21 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £240 -

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BEA 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 BEA.

1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 61 (98.39%) WebLogic
3 52 (83.87%) Java
4 50 (80.65%) J2EE
5 38 (61.29%) Unix
6 35 (56.45%) Oracle Database
7 33 (53.23%) JSP
8 29 (46.77%) Solaris
9 28 (45.16%) Firewall
10 27 (43.55%) Windows
10 27 (43.55%) SQL
11 23 (37.10%) Web Services
11 23 (37.10%) XML
11 23 (37.10%) VMware
12 22 (35.48%) Red Hat
12 22 (35.48%) Cisco
12 22 (35.48%) BIG-IP
13 21 (33.87%) EMC NetWorker
13 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (33.87%) Kalman Filter
13 21 (33.87%) F5
13 21 (33.87%) Sun
13 21 (33.87%) AIX
13 21 (33.87%) Linux
13 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
13 21 (33.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 20 (32.26%) iPlanet
14 20 (32.26%) Project Management
14 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Architecture

BEA
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 61 (98.39%) WebLogic
2 20 (32.26%) iPlanet
3 17 (27.42%) WebLogic Portal
4 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
5 9 (14.52%) JBoss
6 7 (11.29%) Apache
7 6 (9.68%) MQSeries
8 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
9 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.61%) Confluence
10 1 (1.61%) Documentum
10 1 (1.61%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) Firewall
2 22 (35.48%) BIG-IP
3 14 (22.58%) SAN
4 12 (19.35%) LDAP
5 9 (14.52%) Internet
6 6 (9.68%) NAS
7 5 (8.06%) DNS
7 5 (8.06%) FTP
8 4 (6.45%) SSH
9 3 (4.84%) HTTP
10 1 (1.61%) DHCP
10 1 (1.61%) LAN
10 1 (1.61%) VoIP
10 1 (1.61%) WAN
10 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) Oracle Database
2 12 (19.35%) DB2
3 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (4.84%) MySQL
6 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) ClearQuest
2 9 (14.52%) CA Gen
3 6 (9.68%) JIRA
3 6 (9.68%) Subversion
4 5 (8.06%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.61%) Ant
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Architect
2 13 (20.97%) Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Lead Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Systems Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Support Officer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Chief Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) XML Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Senior J2EE Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (80.65%) J2EE
2 33 (53.23%) JSP
3 23 (37.10%) Web Services
3 23 (37.10%) XML
4 13 (20.97%) HTML
5 12 (19.35%) CSS
5 12 (19.35%) Spring
6 11 (17.74%) Middleware
7 9 (14.52%) Servlets
8 8 (12.90%) JMS
9 7 (11.29%) Java EE
9 7 (11.29%) Struts
10 6 (9.68%) .NET
10 6 (9.68%) Apache Flex
10 6 (9.68%) EJB
10 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
11 5 (8.06%) Ajax
11 5 (8.06%) JSF
11 5 (8.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Clustering
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.68%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.06%) HP Storage
3 5 (8.06%) HP StoreVirtual
4 4 (6.45%) Grid Computing
4 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Unix
2 29 (46.77%) Solaris
3 27 (43.55%) Windows
4 21 (33.87%) AIX
4 21 (33.87%) Linux
4 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.61%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Kalman Filter
2 20 (32.26%) Project Management
3 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (30.65%) ITIL
3 19 (30.65%) Six Sigma
4 18 (29.03%) ITIL V3
5 17 (27.42%) OO
6 12 (19.35%) QMS
6 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 9 (14.52%) RUP
8 8 (12.90%) SOA
9 7 (11.29%) SDLC
10 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.68%) MVC
10 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) Workflow
11 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
11 5 (8.06%) TDD
11 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
4 15 (24.19%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.90%) Perl
6 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.68%) PHP
6 6 (9.68%) VB
6 6 (9.68%) VB6
7 2 (3.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) JSP 440
2 14 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) EMC NetWorker
1 21 (33.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (11.29%) OpenView
3 5 (8.06%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (8.06%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) Control-M
4 1 (1.61%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (37.10%) VMware
3 22 (35.48%) Cisco
3 22 (35.48%) Red Hat
4 21 (33.87%) F5
4 21 (33.87%) Sun
5 18 (29.03%) IBM
6 14 (22.58%) Pega
7 11 (17.74%) webMethods
8 8 (12.90%) HP
8 8 (12.90%) Informatica
9 6 (9.68%) Cognos
9 6 (9.68%) Opsware
9 6 (9.68%) Sybase
9 6 (9.68%) Symantec
9 6 (9.68%) Vitria
10 5 (8.06%) 3PAR
10 5 (8.06%) EMC
11 4 (6.45%) BMC
11 4 (6.45%) Veritas
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