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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 536 491 491
Rank change year-on-year
-45 0
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 50 64 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 56 54
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Rendezvous
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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
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -28 47 £525 -4.54% 2
South East -11 3 £500 +100.00%
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Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 136 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 68 (50.00%) Java
3 63 (46.32%) SQL
4 61 (44.85%) Oracle
5 59 (43.38%) Linux
6 58 (42.65%) Windows
7 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 50 (36.76%) Firewall
9 49 (36.03%) Finance
10 44 (32.35%) Multicast
11 43 (31.62%) Banking
12 41 (30.15%) C#
12 41 (30.15%) C++
13 40 (29.41%) .NET
14 39 (28.68%) Fixed Income
15 37 (27.21%) UNIX
16 34 (25.00%) Multithreading
16 34 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
17 32 (23.53%) ITIL
17 32 (23.53%) IIS
17 32 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 31 (22.79%) Python
18 31 (22.79%) IBM
19 30 (22.06%) Front Office
19 30 (22.06%) Load Balancing
20 28 (20.59%) RMDS
21 27 (19.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 27 (19.85%) Red Hat
21 27 (19.85%) Apache
21 27 (19.85%) Low Latency

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (23.53%) IIS
2 27 (19.85%) Apache
3 24 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 15 (11.03%) WebSphere
5 13 (9.56%) MQSeries
6 9 (6.62%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (6.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (5.88%) JBoss
8 5 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (3.68%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.21%) MTS
10 2 (1.47%) SmartSockets
11 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (20.59%) RMDS
2 18 (13.24%) ION MarketView
3 7 (5.15%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 50 (36.76%) Firewall
2 44 (32.35%) Multicast
3 16 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 16 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.03%) DNS
4 15 (11.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 15 (11.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 14 (10.29%) DHCP
6 10 (7.35%) HTTP
7 9 (6.62%) LAN
7 9 (6.62%) SAN
7 9 (6.62%) iSCSI
7 9 (6.62%) NAS
7 9 (6.62%) FCoE
7 9 (6.62%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (6.62%) WAN
8 8 (5.88%) Network Security
9 1 (0.74%) 4G
9 1 (0.74%) Diameter Protocol
9 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.62%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.88%) HBase
5 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.68%) Sybase IQ
6 2 (1.47%) Informix
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (14.71%) Maven
2 19 (13.97%) JIRA
3 17 (12.50%) Subversion
4 16 (11.76%) Ant
5 15 (11.03%) TeamCity
5 15 (11.03%) Git (software)
5 15 (11.03%) Mercurial
5 15 (11.03%) MSBuild
5 15 (11.03%) Gradle
5 15 (11.03%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.41%) Moq
6 6 (4.41%) Mockito
6 6 (4.41%) JUnit
6 6 (4.41%) NUnit
7 2 (1.47%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.74%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (36.03%) Finance
2 43 (31.62%) Banking
3 30 (22.06%) Front Office
4 10 (7.35%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (45.59%) Developer
2 29 (21.32%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.71%) C++ Developer
4 19 (13.97%) C# Developer
5 16 (11.76%) Consultant
6 14 (10.29%) Network Consultant
6 14 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) Architect
8 11 (8.09%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.62%) Analyst
9 9 (6.62%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.88%) Security Consultant
10 8 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
10 8 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.88%) WPF Developer
11 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.15%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.41%) .NET
2 25 (18.38%) TIBCO EMS
3 21 (15.44%) WPF
3 21 (15.44%) Middleware
4 19 (13.97%) XML
4 19 (13.97%) Ultra Messaging
5 17 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
6 16 (11.76%) JMS
7 15 (11.03%) HTML
7 15 (11.03%) Django
8 14 (10.29%) Spring
9 13 (9.56%) Web Services
10 10 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET
11 9 (6.62%) XSLT
12 8 (5.88%) J2EE
12 8 (5.88%) WinForms
13 6 (4.41%) Reactive Extensions
13 6 (4.41%) HTML5
13 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.68%) Fixed Income
2 32 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 16 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (11.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (11.03%) Derivative
5 13 (9.56%) Equities
6 7 (5.15%) Eurex
7 5 (3.68%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.74%) IVR
10 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.74%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.74%) User Experience
10 1 (0.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.38%) Linux
2 58 (42.65%) Windows
3 37 (27.21%) UNIX
4 27 (19.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.35%) Solaris
6 3 (2.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 34 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 32 (23.53%) ITIL
3 30 (22.06%) Load Balancing
4 27 (19.85%) Low Latency
5 26 (19.12%) Capacity Management
6 23 (16.91%) Change Management
7 20 (14.71%) Problem Management
7 20 (14.71%) Release Management
8 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (11.76%) Service Management
8 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.03%) Network Architecture
9 15 (11.03%) Technical Analysis
10 14 (10.29%) TDD
11 13 (9.56%) Project Management
11 13 (9.56%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.88%) Benchmarking
13 7 (5.15%) OO
13 7 (5.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 68 (50.00%) Java
2 63 (46.32%) SQL
3 41 (30.15%) C#
3 41 (30.15%) C++
4 31 (22.79%) Python
5 16 (11.76%) Perl
6 15 (11.03%) Bash Shell
7 10 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.15%) VB
9 4 (2.94%) C
9 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.94%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (10.29%) CISSP
2 5 (3.68%) Degree
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.74%) CCNA
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.74%) PMP
3 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) NFS
2 9 (6.62%) Xen
2 9 (6.62%) KVM
2 9 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.62%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.62%) SRDF
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.74%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 20 (14.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 15 (11.03%) BladeLogic
3 7 (5.15%) Control-M
3 7 (5.15%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (1.47%) OpenView
4 2 (1.47%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.47%) Netcool
5 1 (0.74%) SCOM
5 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 61 (44.85%) Oracle
3 31 (22.79%) IBM
4 27 (19.85%) Red Hat
5 24 (17.65%) Cisco
5 24 (17.65%) Sybase
6 19 (13.97%) Splunk
7 18 (13.24%) Bloomberg
7 18 (13.24%) ION Trading
8 17 (12.50%) Tradeweb
9 15 (11.03%) NetScout
9 15 (11.03%) TippingPoint
9 15 (11.03%) SolarWinds
9 15 (11.03%) Tufin
9 15 (11.03%) F5
9 15 (11.03%) Blue Coat
9 15 (11.03%) Reuters
9 15 (11.03%) Microsoft
9 15 (11.03%) Juniper
9 15 (11.03%) CheckPoint