The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 162 199 206
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +7
Contract jobs citing Drools 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.054% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £525 £600 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £520 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £632 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Drools
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1153 1619 1765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.08% 29.23% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1309 1370
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Drools as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Drools
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 Drools across the City of London region.

Drools Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Drools
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drools across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Drools Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drools 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 Drools.

1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Mockito
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) Lucidchart
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
3 3 (42.86%) Google App Engine
3 3 (42.86%) JBehave
3 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD

Drools
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Google App Engine
1 3 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (42.86%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Mockito
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) JBehave
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum Master
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 1 (14.29%) Java Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) EAI
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
1 3 (42.86%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Solace
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