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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 193 198 223
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +25
Contract jobs citing JRules 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.069% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£625 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 - -
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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
1636 1756 2208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.44% 30.20% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1297 1665
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Average hourly rate £62.50 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JRules across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JRules Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) DTS
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) webMethods
2 10 (83.33%) EDRMS
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (58.33%) Middleware
4 7 (58.33%) SOA
4 7 (58.33%) SSADM
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (58.33%) OO
4 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (58.33%) DevOps
4 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) Coaching
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) DTS
1 10 (83.33%) EDRMS
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
1 10 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) EJB
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) SSADM
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Time Management
2 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (58.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
1 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) webMethods
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) IBM