The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 172 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 22 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.34% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 21
Average daily rate
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£588 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £535 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 - £298
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
1657 2088 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.11% 29.58% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1630 1619
Average daily rate £450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Rendezvous
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 37 (97.37%) TIBCO
2 29 (76.32%) Java
3 20 (52.63%) Front Office
4 18 (47.37%) Multithreading
5 17 (44.74%) Banking
6 15 (39.47%) SQL
6 15 (39.47%) Linux
7 14 (36.84%) UNIX
7 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 14 (36.84%) Investment Banking
8 13 (34.21%) Electronic Trading
8 13 (34.21%) Sybase
8 13 (34.21%) Low Latency
9 12 (31.58%) 29West
9 12 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (31.58%) TIBCO EMS
10 11 (28.95%) C++
11 10 (26.32%) C#
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle
11 10 (26.32%) ION Trading
11 10 (26.32%) RMDS
11 10 (26.32%) Fixed Income
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
11 10 (26.32%) Multicast
12 9 (23.68%) Perl
13 8 (21.05%) JUnit
14 7 (18.42%) Python
14 7 (18.42%) Windows
14 7 (18.42%) Middleware
14 7 (18.42%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 12 (31.58%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) MTS
5 1 (2.63%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (26.32%) RMDS
2 5 (13.16%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Multicast
2 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 5 (13.16%) WAN
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) NAS
3 4 (10.53%) FCoE
3 4 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (10.53%) HTTP
3 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) KDB
2 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 4 (10.53%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JUnit
2 6 (15.79%) Mockito
3 1 (2.63%) jMock
General
1 20 (52.63%) Front Office
2 17 (44.74%) Banking
3 14 (36.84%) Investment Banking
4 5 (13.16%) Finance
5 4 (10.53%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) WPF Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Market Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Product Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Market Data Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.63%) Real Time Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Market Data Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) JMS
1 7 (18.42%) Middleware
2 6 (15.79%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) Spring
3 5 (13.16%) XSLT
4 4 (10.53%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) WinForms
6 2 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (2.63%) Web Services
7 1 (2.63%) XSD
7 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.63%) WCF
7 1 (2.63%) WPF
7 1 (2.63%) WF
7 1 (2.63%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (26.32%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) UNIX
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Multithreading
2 13 (34.21%) Electronic Trading
2 13 (34.21%) Low Latency
3 10 (26.32%) TDD
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
8 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 1 (2.63%) ITSM
9 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) C++
4 10 (26.32%) C#
5 9 (23.68%) Perl
6 7 (18.42%) Python
7 6 (15.79%) C
8 5 (13.16%) VB
9 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) NFS
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (10.53%) SRDF
2 1 (2.63%) KVM
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Xen
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) TIBCO
2 13 (34.21%) Sybase
3 12 (31.58%) 29West
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle
4 10 (26.32%) ION Trading
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.79%) Reuters
7 5 (13.16%) Bloomberg
8 4 (10.53%) EMC
8 4 (10.53%) Intel
8 4 (10.53%) NetApp
8 4 (10.53%) DataSynapse
8 4 (10.53%) Cisco
8 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 4 (10.53%) MarketAxess
9 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.26%) eSpeed
10 2 (5.26%) Tradeweb
11 1 (2.63%) VMware
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