Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 21 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 809 784
Rank change year-on-year +10 -25 +18
Contract jobs citing BEA 22 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.068% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 32
England median daily rate £394 £500 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +20.85% -12.89%
10th Percentile £252 £350 £325
90th Percentile £495 £616 £542
UK median daily rate £394 £500 £403
% change year-on-year -21.25% +24.22% -15.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 38555 44960 45948
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.70% 44.30% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 23749 28020 27066
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £258 £250 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1295 1486 2012
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.93 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

BEA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BEA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BEA in England

BEA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BEA in England

BEA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BEA in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BEA in England

BEA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BEA in England

BEA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BEA within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +34 7 £496 -9.07%
Midlands +25 7 £496 -9.07%
East of England -14 6 £250 -31.51%
South East +27 5 £388 -20.51%
London -10 3 £475 -7.32%
BEA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 England region with a requirement for BEA.

1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 17 (77.27%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) WebLogic
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (45.45%) J2EE
7 9 (40.91%) Informatica
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 8 (36.36%) webMethods
8 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
8 8 (36.36%) Unix
8 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
8 8 (36.36%) Spring
8 8 (36.36%) Java EE
9 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
9 7 (31.82%) RUP
9 7 (31.82%) XML
9 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
10 6 (27.27%) SLA
10 6 (27.27%) Perl
10 6 (27.27%) ClearCase
10 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
10 6 (27.27%) JSF
10 6 (27.27%) Banking
10 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (22.73%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
11 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC

BEA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (77.27%) WebLogic
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 4 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
4 3 (13.64%) SAS
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.55%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (4.55%) Confluence
6 1 (4.55%) Jetty
6 1 (4.55%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 4 (18.18%) Pentaho
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) ClearCase
2 3 (13.64%) CA Gen
2 3 (13.64%) ClearQuest
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) J2EE
2 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 8 (36.36%) Java EE
2 8 (36.36%) Spring
3 7 (31.82%) XML
4 6 (27.27%) JSF
5 5 (22.73%) JSP
5 5 (22.73%) XSL
5 5 (22.73%) XSLT
6 4 (18.18%) Struts
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) EJB
8 2 (9.09%) Middleware
9 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
9 1 (4.55%) JAX-WS
9 1 (4.55%) JPA
9 1 (4.55%) REST
9 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) RUP
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 6 (27.27%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Informatica
3 8 (36.36%) webMethods
4 4 (18.18%) Cloudera
5 3 (13.64%) Pega
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (4.55%) Misys
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) SAP