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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 584 566 544
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Contract jobs citing BEA 25 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.047% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.10% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
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£373 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +17.64%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24495 23893 23171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.64% 45.15% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14373 13388 12318
Average daily rate £390 £379 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% -2.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1087 1033 1237
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £19.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £10.82 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BEA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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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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 -11 25 £373 -17.22% 6
London -3 7 £450 +12.50% 6
South East -7 6 £425 -5.55%
South West - 6 £360 -
Bristol - 6 £360 -
Worthing - 4 £400 -
West Sussex - 4 £400 -
Merseyside -10 3 - -
Liverpool -10 3 - -
North West -15 3 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Hampshire +1 1 £450 -
West Midlands -4 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BEA 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 BEA.

1 65 (94.20%) WebLogic
2 57 (82.61%) Oracle
3 50 (72.46%) J2EE
4 47 (68.12%) Java
5 37 (53.62%) SQL
6 31 (44.93%) UNIX
7 29 (42.03%) webMethods
7 29 (42.03%) Shell Script
7 29 (42.03%) Pega
8 26 (37.68%) Waterfall
8 26 (37.68%) Perl
8 26 (37.68%) RUP
9 22 (31.88%) Test Strategy
10 21 (30.43%) Data Modelling
11 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (27.54%) OO
12 19 (27.54%) PL/SQL
13 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
13 18 (26.09%) Apache
13 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (26.09%) Problem Management
14 17 (24.64%) Configuration Management
15 16 (23.19%) Informatica
15 16 (23.19%) Windows
15 16 (23.19%) Business Objects
16 14 (20.29%) JBoss
17 13 (18.84%) MySQL
17 13 (18.84%) Oracle Database
18 12 (17.39%) CA Gen
18 12 (17.39%) Solaris

BEA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BEA 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 BEA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (94.20%) WebLogic
2 18 (26.09%) Apache
2 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
3 14 (20.29%) JBoss
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (13.04%) AquaLogic
6 8 (11.59%) Documentum
7 7 (10.14%) SAS
7 7 (10.14%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (8.70%) IIS
8 6 (8.70%) Confluence
9 5 (7.25%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.45%) Captiva
11 1 (1.45%) JCAPS
11 1 (1.45%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.45%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (7.25%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) DNS
2 10 (14.49%) Firewall
3 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) HTTP
5 1 (1.45%) LDAP
5 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) MySQL
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle Database
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.25%) DB2
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.90%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) CA Gen
2 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.59%) Maven
5 6 (8.70%) JIRA
5 6 (8.70%) Subversion
6 4 (5.80%) Hudson
7 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.90%) Ant
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
8 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.45%) JMeter
8 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (46.38%) Developer
2 8 (11.59%) Architect
3 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
3 7 (10.14%) SAS Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.25%) Documentum Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.35%) SOA Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Platform Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 2 (2.90%) SOA Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Administrator
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) J2EE
2 11 (15.94%) Middleware
3 10 (14.49%) Web Services
3 10 (14.49%) XML
4 9 (13.04%) CSS
5 7 (10.14%) .NET
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (8.70%) HTML
6 6 (8.70%) JMS
7 5 (7.25%) WSDL
7 5 (7.25%) XSD
7 5 (7.25%) Servlets
7 5 (7.25%) Spring
8 4 (5.80%) JSP
9 3 (4.35%) Struts
9 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.90%) SOAP
10 2 (2.90%) JDBC
10 2 (2.90%) JavaBeans
10 2 (2.90%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) UNIX
2 16 (23.19%) Windows
3 12 (17.39%) Solaris
4 9 (13.04%) Linux
5 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) RUP
1 26 (37.68%) Waterfall
2 22 (31.88%) Test Strategy
3 21 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (27.54%) OO
6 18 (26.09%) Problem Management
6 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (24.64%) Configuration Management
8 11 (15.94%) SOA
9 9 (13.04%) Scrum
10 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.14%) Project Management
10 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
11 6 (8.70%) ITIL
12 5 (7.25%) Workflow
12 5 (7.25%) Migration
12 5 (7.25%) BPEL
12 5 (7.25%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) Java
2 37 (53.62%) SQL
3 29 (42.03%) Shell Script
4 26 (37.68%) Perl
5 19 (27.54%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.70%) PHP
7 5 (7.25%) XQuery
8 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.90%) ABAP
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.45%) VB6
10 1 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) IIBA
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (82.61%) Oracle
2 29 (42.03%) webMethods
2 29 (42.03%) Pega
3 16 (23.19%) Informatica
3 16 (23.19%) Business Objects
4 8 (11.59%) IBM
5 6 (8.70%) Ektron
6 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.25%) Sun
6 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco
8 3 (4.35%) Vitria
9 2 (2.90%) Adobe
9 2 (2.90%) SAP
9 2 (2.90%) Sybase
10 1 (1.45%) HP
10 1 (1.45%) BMC
10 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.45%) Remedy
10 1 (1.45%) ATG
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