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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BEA
Rank 597 589 559
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Contract jobs citing BEA 31 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.048% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 6
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £400 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-22.10% +11.76%
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
24962 24573 23789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 44.94% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14721 13575 12861
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 1080 1200
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.89 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 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 18 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 30 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 -24 30 £425 - 9
London -7 9 £450 +12.50% 2
South East -7 8 £425 -5.55% 1
South West - 6 £360 - 3
Bristol - 6 £360 - 1
Worthing - 6 £400 -
West Sussex - 6 £400 -
Liverpool -8 3 - -
Merseyside -10 3 - -
North West -18 3 - -
West Midlands -1 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire -23 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -27 2 - - 3
Leeds - 2 - - 2
Hampshire -1 1 £450 -
Telford -4 1 £450 -
Shropshire -8 1 £450 -
Walsall - 1 - -

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 62 (95.38%) WebLogic
2 49 (75.38%) Oracle
3 47 (72.31%) J2EE
4 44 (67.69%) Java
5 39 (60.00%) SQL
6 28 (43.08%) webMethods
6 28 (43.08%) UNIX
7 27 (41.54%) Pega
8 25 (38.46%) Shell Script
9 24 (36.92%) Perl
9 24 (36.92%) RUP
9 24 (36.92%) Waterfall
10 22 (33.85%) Test Strategy
11 20 (30.77%) Data Modelling
12 19 (29.23%) Tomcat
12 19 (29.23%) OO
12 19 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (29.23%) PL/SQL
13 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (26.15%) Problem Management
15 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
16 15 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (23.08%) Informatica
16 15 (23.08%) JBoss
17 14 (21.54%) Apache
18 13 (20.00%) CA Gen
19 12 (18.46%) Windows
20 11 (16.92%) XML
20 11 (16.92%) IBM
21 10 (15.38%) MySQL

BEA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 62 (95.38%) WebLogic
2 19 (29.23%) Tomcat
3 15 (23.08%) JBoss
4 14 (21.54%) Apache
5 8 (12.31%) Documentum
6 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
6 7 (10.77%) Confluence
6 7 (10.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (9.23%) AquaLogic
7 6 (9.23%) SAS
7 6 (9.23%) IIS
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (6.15%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.54%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (1.54%) Captiva
9 1 (1.54%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.54%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.62%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 8 (12.31%) DNS
3 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (1.54%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (15.38%) MySQL
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (10.77%) DB2
6 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.08%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) CA Gen
2 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.85%) Maven
4 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.77%) JIRA
5 7 (10.77%) Subversion
6 4 (6.15%) Ant
6 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.62%) Hudson
7 3 (4.62%) JUnit
7 3 (4.62%) JMeter
7 3 (4.62%) Selenium
8 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Developer
2 8 (12.31%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Architect
4 6 (9.23%) SAS Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Documentum Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Documentum Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) ABAP Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Environment Manager
8 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Documentum Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (72.31%) J2EE
2 11 (16.92%) XML
3 9 (13.85%) CSS
3 9 (13.85%) Middleware
3 9 (13.85%) Web Services
4 8 (12.31%) HTML
5 6 (9.23%) .NET
5 6 (9.23%) Spring
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (7.69%) Servlets
6 5 (7.69%) JMS
7 4 (6.15%) WSDL
7 4 (6.15%) XSD
7 4 (6.15%) JSP
7 4 (6.15%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (4.62%) Struts
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.08%) JDBC
9 2 (3.08%) JavaBeans
9 2 (3.08%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) UNIX
2 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Solaris
3 8 (12.31%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) RUP
1 24 (36.92%) Waterfall
2 22 (33.85%) Test Strategy
3 20 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 19 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (29.23%) OO
5 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (26.15%) Problem Management
7 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.31%) Scrum
9 7 (10.77%) Workflow
9 7 (10.77%) Project Management
9 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
9 7 (10.77%) SOA
9 7 (10.77%) Load Balancing
10 6 (9.23%) ITIL
10 6 (9.23%) Migration
10 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.69%) Demand Management
12 4 (6.15%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Java
2 39 (60.00%) SQL
3 25 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 24 (36.92%) Perl
5 19 (29.23%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.15%) ABAP
7 4 (6.15%) XQuery
8 3 (4.62%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.54%) VB6
9 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) IIBA
2 1 (1.54%) PMP
2 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (75.38%) Oracle
2 28 (43.08%) webMethods
3 27 (41.54%) Pega
4 15 (23.08%) Informatica
5 11 (16.92%) IBM
6 6 (9.23%) Ektron
7 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.69%) Sun
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.15%) Adobe
8 4 (6.15%) Cisco
9 3 (4.62%) hybris
9 3 (4.62%) ATG
9 3 (4.62%) Vitria
10 2 (3.08%) Sybase
11 1 (1.54%) SAP
11 1 (1.54%) HP
11 1 (1.54%) BMC
11 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.54%) Remedy
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