The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BEA
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 122 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16  
Contract jobs citing BEA 2 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.087% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.61% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £513 £403
% change year-on-year -26.34% +27.32%  
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 West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 963 1307 1279
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.82% 48.50% 50.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 654 660
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 38 103
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -35.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.88 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

BEA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

BEA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BEA 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 25 March 2017. 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 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 +26 2 - - 2
BEA
England

BEA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for BEA.

1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) RUP
1 6 (100.00%) Pega
1 6 (100.00%) CA Gen
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) webMethods
3 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (33.33%) ClearQuest
5 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management

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 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Documentum
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) CA Gen
2 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (33.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) webMethods Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Documentum Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) RUP
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Content Management
6 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Pega
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) webMethods
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