The table below looks at the statistics for JRules 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 JRules over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 566 502 538
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +36
Contract jobs citing JRules 22 51 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £378 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £558 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £444 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +77.50%
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14241 13993 13926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.89% 29.22% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9688 9315 8537
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 255 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JRules Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JRules Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JRules across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

JRules Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

JRules Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 JRules within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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 18 £413 -17.50% 1
North East -37 4 £470 +44.61%
South East - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JRules 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 JRules.

1 25 (56.82%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Finance
4 14 (31.82%) Oracle
5 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
5 13 (29.55%) C#
5 13 (29.55%) OO
5 13 (29.55%) Banking
5 13 (29.55%) Workflow
6 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
6 12 (27.27%) ILOG
7 11 (25.00%) J2EE
7 11 (25.00%) Windows
7 11 (25.00%) Scrum
8 10 (22.73%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (22.73%) .NET
8 10 (22.73%) SOA
8 10 (22.73%) IBM
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (20.45%) Investment Banking
9 9 (20.45%) Eclipse
10 8 (18.18%) SQL
10 8 (18.18%) NHibernate
11 7 (15.91%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 7 (15.91%) Java EE
11 7 (15.91%) Project Management
11 7 (15.91%) TDD
11 7 (15.91%) XML
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JRules 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 JRules. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.36%) PegaRULES
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) DTS
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.55%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.55%) FishEye
2 2 (4.55%) Ant
2 2 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.64%) General Ledger
5 5 (11.36%) Back Office
6 3 (6.82%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 8 (18.18%) JRules Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Business Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) JRules Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Design Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Middleware Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) J2EE
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) ActiveMQ
2 10 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (18.18%) NHibernate
4 7 (15.91%) Java EE
4 7 (15.91%) XML
5 5 (11.36%) Java SE
6 3 (6.82%) HTML5
6 3 (6.82%) WCF
6 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
6 3 (6.82%) HTML
7 2 (4.55%) Spring
8 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.27%) Middleware
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.27%) WebCenter
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) PMI
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) OO
2 13 (29.55%) Workflow
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) SOA
5 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.91%) TDD
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) OOD
7 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Workflow Management
9 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (6.82%) Database Tuning
9 3 (6.82%) Cash Management
9 3 (6.82%) Demand Management
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) ILOG
3 10 (22.73%) IBM
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica