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 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 561 513 527
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Contract jobs citing JRules 19 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +57.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £240
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +45.83%
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
13987 14091 14789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.90% 29.28% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9268 9363 8950
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 232 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.63 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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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 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 1 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 -10 17 £450 -10.00%
South East -16 2 - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (37.21%) Workflow
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
3 15 (34.88%) Scrum
3 15 (34.88%) Windows
4 14 (32.56%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (32.56%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (30.23%) Banking
6 12 (27.91%) TDD
6 12 (27.91%) J2EE
6 12 (27.91%) OO
6 12 (27.91%) NHibernate
7 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
7 11 (25.58%) SOA
7 11 (25.58%) ILOG
8 10 (23.26%) Investment Banking
8 10 (23.26%) IBM
8 10 (23.26%) Oracle
8 10 (23.26%) .NET
9 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
9 9 (20.93%) Back Office
10 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
10 7 (16.28%) General Ledger
10 7 (16.28%) QA
10 7 (16.28%) Java EE

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.63%) PegaRULES
3 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.65%) DTS
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.65%) FishEye
2 2 (4.65%) Ant
2 2 (4.65%) JUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
3 10 (23.26%) Investment Banking
4 9 (20.93%) Back Office
5 7 (16.28%) General Ledger
6 2 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
5 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Business Developer
6 5 (11.63%) JRules Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) ActiveMQ
1 14 (32.56%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (27.91%) J2EE
2 12 (27.91%) NHibernate
3 10 (23.26%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) Java EE
5 5 (11.63%) Java SE
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.65%) WCF
6 2 (4.65%) Silverlight
6 2 (4.65%) HTML5
6 2 (4.65%) HTML
6 2 (4.65%) XML
6 2 (4.65%) Spring
7 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) WebCenter
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) PMI
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Workflow
3 15 (34.88%) Scrum
4 12 (27.91%) TDD
4 12 (27.91%) OO
5 11 (25.58%) SOA
6 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) OOD
7 5 (11.63%) Demand Management
8 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Database Tuning
10 2 (4.65%) Cash Management
10 2 (4.65%) Change Control
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.65%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) ILOG
2 10 (23.26%) IBM
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica