The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BEA
Rank - 116 117
Contract jobs citing BEA 0 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.48% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.95% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
BEA
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1418 1363 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.22% 50.61% 50.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 768 567
Median daily rate £380 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 87 84
Median hourly rate £12.50 £23.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +47.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

BEA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BEA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BEA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BEA across the West Midlands region.

BEA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BEA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BEA across the West Midlands region.

BEA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BEA.

1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) RUP
1 18 (100.00%) Informatica
1 18 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 18 (100.00%) webMethods
1 18 (100.00%) Pega
2 17 (94.44%) Waterfall
3 14 (77.78%) ClearCase
3 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 14 (77.78%) Java
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle OWB
5 12 (66.67%) ClearQuest
6 11 (61.11%) CA Gen
7 10 (55.56%) Project Planning
8 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
8 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
8 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
8 7 (38.89%) Software Architecture
9 6 (33.33%) OO
9 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
10 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
11 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects

BEA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) ClearCase
2 12 (66.67%) ClearQuest
3 11 (61.11%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Software Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ClearCase Developer
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Architect
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Architect
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (5.56%) webMethods Architect
5 1 (5.56%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) RUP
2 17 (94.44%) Waterfall
3 10 (55.56%) Project Planning
4 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
4 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
4 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
4 7 (38.89%) Software Architecture
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
6 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Java
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Informatica
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) Pega
1 18 (100.00%) webMethods