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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank - 221 207
Contract jobs citing Drools 0 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.18% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Average daily rate
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- £463 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1785 2186 1924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.63% 30.39% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1674 1482
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £16.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +69.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drools across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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