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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank - 47 46
Contract jobs citing Drools 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.87% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.84% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £431 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.37%
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
126 141 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.14% 30.79% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 104 63
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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