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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 567 569 547
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Contract jobs citing JRules 33 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.037% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 20
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £438 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 - -
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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
15389 14469 14352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.56% 28.27% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10620 9338 9387
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 199 250
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 £17.50 £17.05 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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 +1 17 £588 +30.55%
South East -18 11 £475 -
East of England - 5 £293 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Java
3 14 (32.56%) UML
4 13 (30.23%) .NET
4 13 (30.23%) webMethods
4 13 (30.23%) Waterfall
4 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
5 12 (27.91%) Puppet
5 12 (27.91%) TeamCity
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (27.91%) Finance
5 12 (27.91%) EDRMS
5 12 (27.91%) DTS
5 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.91%) SQL
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
5 12 (27.91%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle
6 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
6 11 (25.58%) PL/SQL
6 11 (25.58%) HTML
6 11 (25.58%) Web Services
6 11 (25.58%) ILOG
7 10 (23.26%) SOA
7 10 (23.26%) XML
7 10 (23.26%) Project Management
8 9 (20.93%) Ant
8 9 (20.93%) DevOps

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
1 6 (13.95%) JBoss
1 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Cordys
2 1 (2.33%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
1 12 (27.91%) DTS
1 12 (27.91%) EDRMS
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.91%) TeamCity
3 9 (20.93%) Ant
4 6 (13.95%) Maven
5 5 (11.63%) Subversion
5 5 (11.63%) JUnit
5 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
5 5 (11.63%) AccuRev
6 4 (9.30%) Toad
7 3 (6.98%) JIRA
8 1 (2.33%) Checkstyle
8 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
8 1 (2.33%) Hudson
8 1 (2.33%) FindBugs
8 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Architect
2 12 (27.91%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Project Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.65%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) Web Services
2 11 (25.58%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) XML
4 8 (18.60%) EJB
4 8 (18.60%) Middleware
5 6 (13.95%) JSF
5 6 (13.95%) J2EE
5 6 (13.95%) CSS
5 6 (13.95%) JDBC
6 5 (11.63%) JSP
6 5 (11.63%) Servlets
6 5 (11.63%) SOAP
6 5 (11.63%) Struts
6 5 (11.63%) JMS
6 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.63%) TopLink
6 5 (11.63%) Java EE
7 4 (9.30%) Java SE
7 4 (9.30%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) UML
3 13 (30.23%) Waterfall
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) SOA
5 9 (20.93%) DevOps
6 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) Time Management
7 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
7 7 (16.28%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (16.28%) OO
7 7 (16.28%) SSADM
7 7 (16.28%) TOGAF
7 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (16.28%) Coaching
8 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.63%) Python
4 5 (11.63%) Jython
4 5 (11.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) C
7 1 (2.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Puppet
1 12 (27.91%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) webMethods
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) ILOG
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
4 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) HP