The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 563 547 531
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing Drools 32 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.047% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 18
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£425 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £580 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Drools
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Drools across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in England

Drools
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Drools across the England region.

Drools Daily Rate Trend in England

Drools
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drools across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Drools Daily Rate Histogram in England

Drools
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Drools across the England region.

Drools Hourly Rate Trend in England

Drools
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 21 £403 -1.22% 4
South West -7 4 £431 -13.75% 1
South East -11 4 - -
North West -26 2 £365 -18.88%
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Drools 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 Drools.

1 63 (92.65%) Java
2 42 (61.76%) Spring
3 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (48.53%) Oracle
5 32 (47.06%) JUnit
6 30 (44.12%) SQL
7 28 (41.18%) Maven
8 26 (38.24%) Linux
9 24 (35.29%) SOA
9 24 (35.29%) REST
10 22 (32.35%) Jenkins
11 21 (30.88%) Python
12 20 (29.41%) HTML
13 19 (27.94%) Apache Camel
14 17 (25.00%) Open Source
14 17 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 17 (25.00%) JBoss
14 17 (25.00%) Web Services
14 17 (25.00%) Eclipse
14 17 (25.00%) MVC
14 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (23.53%) Finance
15 16 (23.53%) J2EE
15 16 (23.53%) Spring MVC
16 15 (22.06%) MongoDB
16 15 (22.06%) Hibernate
17 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
17 14 (20.59%) MySQL
17 14 (20.59%) HTML5
17 14 (20.59%) JIRA

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Drools 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 Drools. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (25.00%) JBoss
2 13 (19.12%) nginx
3 12 (17.65%) Apache
4 11 (16.18%) Confluence
5 10 (14.71%) Alfresco
5 10 (14.71%) Mule
5 10 (14.71%) Mule ESB
6 9 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
7 8 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
8 7 (10.29%) GlassFish
8 7 (10.29%) Jetty
8 7 (10.29%) Apache Qpid
8 7 (10.29%) Node.js
8 7 (10.29%) Tornado
8 7 (10.29%) WildFly
8 7 (10.29%) Apache TomEE
8 7 (10.29%) iPlanet
9 3 (4.41%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (8.82%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (10.29%) HTTP
3 3 (4.41%) LDAP
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) MongoDB
2 14 (20.59%) MySQL
3 13 (19.12%) Relational Database
4 11 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database
6 9 (13.24%) Pentaho
6 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (10.29%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (10.29%) Redis
8 7 (10.29%) Riak
8 7 (10.29%) Infinispan
9 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.47%) SQLite
10 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (47.06%) JUnit
2 28 (41.18%) Maven
3 22 (32.35%) Jenkins
4 17 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 14 (20.59%) JIRA
6 12 (17.65%) Selenium
7 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
7 11 (16.18%) Gradle
8 10 (14.71%) JMeter
9 9 (13.24%) VisualVM
9 9 (13.24%) YourKit
10 8 (11.76%) SonarQube
10 8 (11.76%) Gerrit
10 8 (11.76%) Artifactory
10 8 (11.76%) Mocha
11 6 (8.82%) ANTLR
12 5 (7.35%) Mockito
12 5 (7.35%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (4.41%) FitNesse
14 2 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
3 11 (16.18%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Developer
2 38 (55.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Senior Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Architect
3 13 (19.12%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Java Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.35%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Junior Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Junior
6 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Integration Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (61.76%) Spring
2 24 (35.29%) REST
3 20 (29.41%) HTML
4 19 (27.94%) Apache Camel
5 17 (25.00%) Web Services
6 16 (23.53%) J2EE
6 16 (23.53%) Spring MVC
7 15 (22.06%) Hibernate
8 14 (20.59%) HTML5
9 13 (19.12%) Apache CXF
9 13 (19.12%) JMS
10 12 (17.65%) Dojo
11 11 (16.18%) RESTful
11 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
12 10 (14.71%) RESTEasy
12 10 (14.71%) Backbone.js
12 10 (14.71%) JPA
12 10 (14.71%) JSON
13 9 (13.24%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (13.24%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) Derivative
2 9 (13.24%) Equities
3 8 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.76%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (10.29%) W3C
5 2 (2.94%) CMDB
5 2 (2.94%) Blog
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) DTCC
6 1 (1.47%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Ubuntu
3 9 (13.24%) CentOS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows
4 2 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) SOA
3 17 (25.00%) MVC
3 17 (25.00%) Open Source
4 14 (20.59%) BPMN
4 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
5 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.12%) Scrum
6 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.18%) TDD
7 10 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (14.71%) SDLC
8 9 (13.24%) Low Latency
8 9 (13.24%) Workflow
8 9 (13.24%) Code Coverage
9 8 (11.76%) ETL
9 8 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (11.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 63 (92.65%) Java
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) Python
4 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.82%) Perl
7 5 (7.35%) C++
7 5 (7.35%) Ruby
7 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.88%) Groovy
8 4 (5.88%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) VBScript
9 2 (2.94%) VB
9 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) Degree
4 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) EMIR
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) vCloud
3 7 (10.29%) Varnish
3 7 (10.29%) Squid
4 3 (4.41%) GlusterFS
5 2 (2.94%) Xen
5 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) ZABBIX
1 11 (16.18%) logstash
1 11 (16.18%) Kibana
1 11 (16.18%) Rundeck
2 10 (14.71%) Puppet
3 8 (11.76%) HAProxy
3 8 (11.76%) Salt
3 8 (11.76%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.94%) Zenoss
4 2 (2.94%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (1.47%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Splunk
3 9 (13.24%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.76%) Pega
5 7 (10.29%) Twitter
6 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
7 5 (7.35%) OpenText
8 3 (4.41%) IBM
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.94%) HP
9 2 (2.94%) BMC
9 2 (2.94%) CA
9 2 (2.94%) ILOG
9 2 (2.94%) Remedy
9 2 (2.94%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco
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