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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 142 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +15
Contract jobs citing JRules 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £353 £550
% change year-on-year
+19.85% -35.90%
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
965 1537 1742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.29% 30.30% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 1245 1288
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -33.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Informatica
4 2 (40.00%) ILOG
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (40.00%) BPMN
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Decision Table
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) ILOG
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft