The first table below looks at the demand for Complex Event Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Complex Event Processing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Complex Event Processing (CEP)
Rank 207 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Complex Event Processing 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% - 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% - 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £705 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4907 4653 5878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.91% 74.92% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3585 3559 4141
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 51 92
Average hourly rate £24.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.22% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £17.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Complex Event Processing
London

Complex Event Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Complex Event Processing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Complex Event Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Complex Event Processing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Complex Event Processing across the City of London region.

Complex Event Processing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Complex Event Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Complex Event Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Complex Event Processing.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) StreamBase
2 1 (25.00%) Oozie
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Ektron
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix

Complex Event Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Complex Event Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Complex Event Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Metastorm
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Ektron
2 1 (25.00%) StreamBase
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle