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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BEA
Rank 130 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Contract jobs citing BEA 5 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 1.13% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 2.50% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £418 £414
% change year-on-year
-25.74% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1241 1162 1150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.36% 45.36% 48.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 563 584
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 109
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £10.52 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.15 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Shropshire -24 4 - -
BEA
England

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 11 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) RUP
1 11 (100.00%) CA Gen
2 10 (90.91%) Pega
3 9 (81.82%) Waterfall
3 9 (81.82%) Informatica
3 9 (81.82%) Shell Script
3 9 (81.82%) webMethods
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) Problem Management
5 7 (63.64%) Process Improvement
5 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
5 7 (63.64%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
7 3 (27.27%) ClearQuest
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (27.27%) ClearCase
8 2 (18.18%) COBOL
8 2 (18.18%) Documentum
8 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (18.18%) JBoss

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 11 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) Documentum
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) CA Gen
2 3 (27.27%) ClearCase
2 3 (27.27%) ClearQuest
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) webMethods Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Documentum Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architect
4 2 (18.18%) webMethods Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) RUP
2 9 (81.82%) Waterfall
3 8 (72.73%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) Problem Management
4 7 (63.64%) Process Improvement
4 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Content Management
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Content Management
8 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Shell Script
3 7 (63.64%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Pega
3 9 (81.82%) Informatica
3 9 (81.82%) webMethods
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft