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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 201 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 10 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.22% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 23
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 £550 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £660 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -
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
1794 1723 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.37% 29.45% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1289 1654
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.02 £16.00 £30.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 30 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 30 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 26 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle
3 14 (53.85%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) Banking
3 14 (53.85%) Multicast
4 13 (50.00%) Java
5 12 (46.15%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) IBM
7 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (30.77%) Firewall
8 8 (30.77%) DataSynapse
8 8 (30.77%) Ultra Messaging
8 8 (30.77%) Apache
8 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
8 8 (30.77%) Sybase
8 8 (30.77%) IIS
8 8 (30.77%) Middleware
9 7 (26.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (26.92%) EMC
9 7 (26.92%) Intel
9 7 (26.92%) SAN
9 7 (26.92%) NetApp
9 7 (26.92%) LAN
9 7 (26.92%) WAN
9 7 (26.92%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (30.77%) Apache
1 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Multicast
2 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 7 (26.92%) iSCSI
3 7 (26.92%) NAS
3 7 (26.92%) FCoE
3 7 (26.92%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
3 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) HTTP
3 7 (26.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 6 (23.08%) HBase
3 2 (7.69%) Informix
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) NUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Moq
3 2 (7.69%) Mockito
4 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.85%) Gradle
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
1 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) WPF Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
1 8 (30.77%) Ultra Messaging
2 7 (26.92%) WPF
2 7 (26.92%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) XSLT
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (19.23%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (15.38%) JMS
6 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
7 2 (7.69%) Reactive Extensions
7 2 (7.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (7.69%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Solaris
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (23.08%) Benchmarking
3 5 (19.23%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (19.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) MVVM
6 2 (7.69%) Resilience Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) VB
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
1 7 (26.92%) SRDF
1 7 (26.92%) KVM
1 7 (26.92%) NFS
1 7 (26.92%) Xen
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Control-M
2 2 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) Sybase
4 8 (30.77%) DataSynapse
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) EMC
5 7 (26.92%) Intel
5 7 (26.92%) NetApp
6 5 (19.23%) Remedy
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.69%) Reuters
9 1 (3.85%) MarketAxess
9 1 (3.85%) Splunk
9 1 (3.85%) Sun