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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 183 200 199
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 16 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.27% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 15
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£600 £625 £545
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £493 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 - £375
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
1752 2124 2130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.76% 29.50% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1610 1631
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -6.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 34 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) UNIX
3 15 (44.12%) Linux
4 14 (41.18%) Banking
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle
5 13 (38.24%) Investment Banking
6 12 (35.29%) RMDS
6 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) Multicast
7 11 (32.35%) Front Office
7 11 (32.35%) ION Trading
8 10 (29.41%) TDD
8 10 (29.41%) Electronic Trading
8 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 9 (26.47%) Sybase
9 9 (26.47%) Firewall
9 9 (26.47%) TIBCO EMS
9 9 (26.47%) Low Latency
10 8 (23.53%) ION MarketView
10 8 (23.53%) Fixed Income
11 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.59%) Middleware
11 7 (20.59%) Perl
11 7 (20.59%) 29West
12 6 (17.65%) C#
12 6 (17.65%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (26.47%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 12 (35.29%) RMDS
2 8 (23.53%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Multicast
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 3 (8.82%) NAS
3 3 (8.82%) FCoE
3 3 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 3 (8.82%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) HTTP
3 3 (8.82%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.82%) HBase
3 2 (5.88%) KDB
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Mockito
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 14 (41.18%) Banking
2 13 (38.24%) Investment Banking
3 11 (32.35%) Front Office
4 6 (17.65%) Finance
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Product Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Products Support Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.94%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Middleware
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) XSLT
4 4 (11.76%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (8.82%) RESTful
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) JavaFX
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) Swing
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (8.82%) JMS
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) WinForms
7 1 (2.94%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (23.53%) Fixed Income
3 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) UNIX
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
2 10 (29.41%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (26.47%) Low Latency
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.65%) BDD
5 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Benchmarking
7 3 (8.82%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 1 (2.94%) Memory Management
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 6 (17.65%) C#
5 5 (14.71%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) C
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) SRDF
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (8.82%) NFS
2 2 (5.88%) KVM
2 2 (5.88%) Xen
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) ION Trading
4 9 (26.47%) Sybase
5 7 (20.59%) 29West
6 5 (14.71%) Reuters
7 4 (11.76%) Remedy
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) MarketAxess
8 3 (8.82%) DataSynapse
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco
8 3 (8.82%) IBM
8 3 (8.82%) EMC
8 3 (8.82%) Intel
8 3 (8.82%) NetApp
8 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
9 2 (5.88%) VMware
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
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