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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rendezvous over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 193 177 189
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 10 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.34% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 22
Average daily rate
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£525 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £545 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
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
1697 1714 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.75% 29.89% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1299 1591
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Rendezvous
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rendezvous across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Rendezvous Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous.

1 30 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 16 (53.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 15 (50.00%) Multicast
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle
4 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 14 (46.67%) Banking
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (36.67%) Ultra Messaging
8 10 (33.33%) UNIX
8 10 (33.33%) IBM
9 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 9 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (30.00%) Firewall
9 9 (30.00%) Front Office
9 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (26.67%) DataSynapse
10 8 (26.67%) TIBCO EMS
10 8 (26.67%) Apache
10 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
10 8 (26.67%) IIS
10 8 (26.67%) Sybase
10 8 (26.67%) Middleware
11 7 (23.33%) LAN
11 7 (23.33%) WAN
11 7 (23.33%) HTTP
11 7 (23.33%) NFS

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) Apache
1 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 8 (26.67%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Multicast
2 9 (30.00%) Firewall
3 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
3 7 (23.33%) NAS
3 7 (23.33%) FCoE
3 7 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 7 (23.33%) HTTP
3 7 (23.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (20.00%) HBase
3 2 (6.67%) Informix
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Moq
3 2 (6.67%) Mockito
4 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) Gradle
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
1 14 (46.67%) Banking
2 9 (30.00%) Front Office
3 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) WPF Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.33%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Ultra Messaging
2 8 (26.67%) Middleware
2 8 (26.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (23.33%) WPF
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) XML
3 7 (23.33%) XSLT
3 7 (23.33%) JMS
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (10.00%) Spring
7 2 (6.67%) WinForms
7 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
7 2 (6.67%) Reactive Extensions
7 2 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (3.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
1 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 5 (16.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 5 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) UML
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OOD
6 2 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Resilience Testing
6 2 (6.67%) MVVM
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 2 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (6.67%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (23.33%) SRDF
1 7 (23.33%) KVM
1 7 (23.33%) NFS
1 7 (23.33%) Xen
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Control-M
2 2 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle
3 10 (33.33%) IBM
4 8 (26.67%) Sybase
4 8 (26.67%) DataSynapse
5 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco
5 7 (23.33%) EMC
5 7 (23.33%) Intel
5 7 (23.33%) NetApp
6 5 (16.67%) Remedy
7 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.00%) Reuters
9 2 (6.67%) MarketAxess
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.33%) Sun
10 1 (3.33%) Splunk