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 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 540 532 482
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -50
Contract jobs citing Drools 36 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.059% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 17
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£488 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £357 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £620 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £323 £380
% change year-on-year
+31.78% -15.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +300.00%
Drools
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13142 13044 11295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.80% 27.31% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8654 8441 7281
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 206 300
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +14 31 £488 -2.50% 2
South East - 3 - -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - - 2
Drools
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Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 55 (96.49%) Java
2 33 (57.89%) Spring
3 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (45.61%) SQL
4 26 (45.61%) Python
5 23 (40.35%) JUnit
6 21 (36.84%) REST
7 19 (33.33%) Oracle
8 18 (31.58%) J2EE
9 17 (29.82%) Linux
9 17 (29.82%) Maven
9 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (28.07%) MVC
10 16 (28.07%) Finance
11 15 (26.32%) Workflow
11 15 (26.32%) Pentaho
12 14 (24.56%) JMS
12 14 (24.56%) Web Services
12 14 (24.56%) Eclipse
13 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
13 13 (22.81%) HTML
14 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
14 12 (21.05%) jQuery
14 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
14 12 (21.05%) JPA
15 11 (19.30%) BPMN
15 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
15 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (19.30%) Banking
15 11 (19.30%) Hibernate

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (14.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (10.53%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Network Security
3 3 (5.26%) NGN
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) Pentaho
2 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
4 8 (14.04%) NoSQL
4 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.04%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.26%) JasperReports
6 3 (5.26%) Hazelcast
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.51%) MySQL
8 1 (1.75%) SQLite
8 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) JUnit
2 17 (29.82%) Maven
3 14 (24.56%) Eclipse
4 9 (15.79%) VisualVM
4 9 (15.79%) YourKit
5 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
5 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
6 6 (10.53%) QUnit
6 6 (10.53%) JMeter
6 6 (10.53%) Subversion
7 2 (3.51%) Lombardi
7 2 (3.51%) Selenium
7 2 (3.51%) Mockito
8 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.75%) ANTLR
8 1 (1.75%) Ant
8 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 36 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Agile Coach
8 1 (1.75%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Environment Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Junior
8 1 (1.75%) Business Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) Spring
2 21 (36.84%) REST
3 18 (31.58%) J2EE
4 14 (24.56%) Web Services
4 14 (24.56%) JMS
5 13 (22.81%) HTML
6 12 (21.05%) jQuery
6 12 (21.05%) JPA
7 11 (19.30%) XML
7 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
8 10 (17.54%) RESTful
8 10 (17.54%) Spring MVC
8 10 (17.54%) Spring Integration
8 10 (17.54%) Apache Camel
9 8 (14.04%) Ajax
9 8 (14.04%) HTML5
10 7 (12.28%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (12.28%) JRules
10 7 (12.28%) JSON
10 7 (12.28%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.04%) Derivative
3 8 (14.04%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (14.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (14.04%) Equities
4 6 (10.53%) PKI
4 6 (10.53%) Smartcard
4 6 (10.53%) Open Source
5 3 (5.26%) Clustering
6 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.51%) CMDB
7 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) CentOS
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) MVC
3 15 (26.32%) Workflow
4 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 11 (19.30%) BPMN
5 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.79%) Low Latency
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 9 (15.79%) Code Coverage
7 8 (14.04%) SOA
7 8 (14.04%) ETL
7 8 (14.04%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) ICONIX
8 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 5 (8.77%) UML
9 4 (7.02%) OO
9 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) Python
2 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) PHP
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.51%) VBScript
5 2 (3.51%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) Golang
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Xen
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) OpenIDM
2 2 (3.51%) Nagios
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) Zenoss
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 6 (10.53%) Splunk
2 6 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Remedy
5 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) BMC
5 2 (3.51%) CA
5 2 (3.51%) ILOG
6 1 (1.75%) Sun
6 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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