The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BEA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BEA over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

BEA
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 152 193
Rank change year-on-year -9 +41  
Contract jobs citing BEA 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.29% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.73% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £800 £650 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +84.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £493 £413
% change year-on-year -21.31% +19.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BEA is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1229 1370 2269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.44% 39.47% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 1053 1658
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 47
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

BEA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing BEA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for BEA in the City of London

BEA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BEA in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for BEA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for BEA.

1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Axway
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

BEA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
1 1 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Axway
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Misys
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware