The table below looks at the statistics for Rendezvous skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rendezvous over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
London / City of London
Rank 143 149 185
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.032% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.10% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 8
Median daily rate £625 £650 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £543
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1031 984 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.80% 31.36% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 835 1265
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Rendezvous
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Rendezvous as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Rendezvous Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rendezvous
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 Rendezvous across the City of London region.

Rendezvous Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Rendezvous
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous across the City of London region.

Rendezvous Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Rendezvous.

1 16 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 14 (87.50%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) Front Office
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (43.75%) RMDS
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) JMS
6 7 (43.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) Banking
7 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
8 5 (31.25%) KDB
8 5 (31.25%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
8 5 (31.25%) Middleware
9 4 (25.00%) Reuters
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) DB2
9 4 (25.00%) JUnit
9 4 (25.00%) Derivative
9 4 (25.00%) Subversion
9 4 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (25.00%) Maven
9 4 (25.00%) Kdb+
9 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
10 3 (18.75%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 3 (18.75%) Ultra Messaging

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) KDB
3 4 (25.00%) DB2
3 4 (25.00%) Kdb+
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Front Office
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (37.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 6 (37.50%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 4 (25.00%) KDB Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Support
7 2 (12.50%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 2 (12.50%) MIS Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior MIS Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 1 (6.25%) FX Support Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Java Pricing Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Production Support Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (43.75%) JMS
3 5 (31.25%) Middleware
3 5 (31.25%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (18.75%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
3 4 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (18.75%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 2 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
5 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (6.25%) Market Making
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Reuters
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase