The table below looks at the statistics for Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 589 524 474
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -50
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 23 58 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 45 81
Average daily rate
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£480 £580 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +10.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £550 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -
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
15367 14266 14343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.50% 28.33% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10606 9191 9385
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 263 195 250
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Rendezvous
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Rendezvous Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rendezvous
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rendezvous Daily Rate Trend in England

Rendezvous
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Rendezvous Daily Rate Histogram in England

Rendezvous
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Rendezvous Hourly Rate Trend in England

Rendezvous
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 Rendezvous within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -31 23 £480 -17.24% 5
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Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 95 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 50 (52.63%) Oracle
3 43 (45.26%) SQL
4 42 (44.21%) Java
5 41 (43.16%) Banking
6 38 (40.00%) C#
7 37 (38.95%) Finance
8 36 (37.89%) .NET
8 36 (37.89%) Linux
9 35 (36.84%) Windows
10 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
11 33 (34.74%) IBM
12 29 (30.53%) C++
13 28 (29.47%) Firewall
14 25 (26.32%) Multicast
15 24 (25.26%) Multithreading
16 23 (24.21%) Sybase
16 23 (24.21%) IIS
17 21 (22.11%) UNIX
17 21 (22.11%) JIRA
17 21 (22.11%) WPF
18 20 (21.05%) Fixed Income
18 20 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 19 (20.00%) Apache
19 19 (20.00%) Derivative
20 18 (18.95%) Front Office
21 17 (17.89%) WebSphere MQ
21 17 (17.89%) Tomcat
21 17 (17.89%) ITIL
22 16 (16.84%) XML

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 23 (24.21%) IIS
2 19 (20.00%) Apache
3 17 (17.89%) Tomcat
4 15 (15.79%) MQSeries
5 12 (12.63%) WebSphere
6 7 (7.37%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (7.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (7.37%) JBoss
7 5 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.16%) MTS
9 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.11%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (13.68%) RMDS
2 5 (5.26%) ION MarketView
3 2 (2.11%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) Firewall
2 25 (26.32%) Multicast
3 7 (7.37%) SAN
3 7 (7.37%) iSCSI
3 7 (7.37%) NAS
3 7 (7.37%) FCoE
3 7 (7.37%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (7.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (7.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (7.37%) Wireshark
3 7 (7.37%) LAN
3 7 (7.37%) WAN
3 7 (7.37%) HTTP
3 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.32%) DNS
4 6 (6.32%) DHCP
5 3 (3.16%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.37%) Informix
3 7 (7.37%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.37%) HBase
4 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.26%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (22.11%) JIRA
2 15 (15.79%) Maven
3 12 (12.63%) Subversion
4 10 (10.53%) Ant
4 10 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.53%) Mercurial
4 10 (10.53%) MSBuild
4 10 (10.53%) Gradle
4 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.26%) Moq
5 5 (5.26%) Mockito
5 5 (5.26%) JUnit
5 5 (5.26%) NUnit
6 2 (2.11%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.05%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 41 (43.16%) Banking
2 37 (38.95%) Finance
3 18 (18.95%) Front Office
4 8 (8.42%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.26%) Back Office
6 3 (3.16%) Retail
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
8 1 (1.05%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (51.58%) Developer
2 19 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 19 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.53%) Architect
7 9 (9.47%) Support Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.42%) WPF Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Consultant
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Network Consultant
10 6 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.32%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.89%) .NET
2 21 (22.11%) WPF
3 17 (17.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (16.84%) XML
5 14 (14.74%) Middleware
5 14 (14.74%) Spring
6 13 (13.68%) TIBCO EMS
6 13 (13.68%) HTML
7 12 (12.63%) Web Services
7 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET
7 12 (12.63%) Ultra Messaging
8 11 (11.58%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (10.53%) Django
10 9 (9.47%) JMS
11 8 (8.42%) WinForms
12 7 (7.37%) XSLT
13 6 (6.32%) J2EE
13 6 (6.32%) HTML5
13 6 (6.32%) Reactive Extensions
13 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 20 (21.05%) Fixed Income
2 19 (20.00%) Derivative
3 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.47%) Equities
5 7 (7.37%) Credit Derivative
5 7 (7.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.05%) User Experience
9 1 (1.05%) Eurex
9 1 (1.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) Linux
2 35 (36.84%) Windows
3 21 (22.11%) UNIX
4 11 (11.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) Multithreading
2 17 (17.89%) ITIL
3 16 (16.84%) Load Balancing
4 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.68%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (13.68%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 12 (12.63%) TDD
6 11 (11.58%) Problem Management
6 11 (11.58%) Release Management
6 11 (11.58%) Service Management
6 11 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.58%) Capacity Management
6 11 (11.58%) Low Latency
7 10 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (8.42%) Change Management
9 7 (7.37%) Network Architecture
9 7 (7.37%) Migration
9 7 (7.37%) MVVM
10 6 (6.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.26%) SQL
2 42 (44.21%) Java
3 38 (40.00%) C#
4 29 (30.53%) C++
5 12 (12.63%) Python
6 10 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.37%) VB
9 4 (4.21%) Perl
9 4 (4.21%) ANSI SQL
10 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.11%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) CISSP
2 4 (4.21%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) CCNA
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.05%) PMP
3 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) NFS
1 7 (7.37%) Xen
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
1 7 (7.37%) SRDF
1 7 (7.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Control-M
1 15 (15.79%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (10.53%) BladeLogic
3 5 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (2.11%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (2.11%) OpenView
4 2 (2.11%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 50 (52.63%) Oracle
3 33 (34.74%) IBM
4 23 (24.21%) Sybase
5 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 14 (14.74%) Cisco
6 14 (14.74%) Remedy
7 11 (11.58%) Red Hat
8 10 (10.53%) Bloomberg
8 10 (10.53%) Splunk
9 9 (9.47%) Tradeweb
10 8 (8.42%) DataSynapse
11 7 (7.37%) NetScout
11 7 (7.37%) TippingPoint
11 7 (7.37%) NetApp
11 7 (7.37%) VMware
11 7 (7.37%) LogLogic
11 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds
11 7 (7.37%) Tufin
11 7 (7.37%) Blue Coat