The table below looks at the statistics for JRules 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 JRules over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 203 209 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing JRules 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
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£450 £581 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +22.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £550 £563
% change year-on-year
-17.27% -2.22%
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
1672 2041 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.60% 29.88% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1550 1444
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JRules 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 JRules across the City of London region.

JRules Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JRules 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 JRules.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) ILOG
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JRules 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 JRules. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) RUP
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ILOG
2 1 (12.50%) IBM