The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 193 218 211
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing JRules 2 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.014% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.048% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1688 2094 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.27% 29.57% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1260 1612 1717
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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JRules
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

JRules
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 31 July 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 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (41.67%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) JUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Ant
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) JBoss
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Informatica

JRules
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Documaker
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) DTS
2 2 (16.67%) EDRMS
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) XPath
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (16.67%) webMethods
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat