The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank - 52 43
Contract jobs citing Drools 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.22% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.68% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £410 £345
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Drools
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 148 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.63% 32.67% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 102 65
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Drools as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Drools
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Drools Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire