The first table below looks at the demand for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank - 102 -
Contract jobs citing Drools 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £386 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £409 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.10% +25.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
557 487 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.64% 28.25% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 304 181
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 44
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.81 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Drools
South East

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Drools
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Drools Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Drools
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Drools Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Drools
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Drools 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 Drools.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) NGN
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Golang

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Drools 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 Drools. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Golang