The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Business Applications category for the London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 392 396 406
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 8 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.083% 0.087%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.96% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 12
Average daily rate
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£540 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2050 2093 2353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.95% 8.63% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1273 1301
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 17
Average hourly rate £32.03 £26.00 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.19% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.89 £12.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.86 £65.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
BusinessWorks
England

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in London

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in London

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BusinessWorks across the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Histogram in London

BusinessWorks
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +21 1 £575 -
BusinessWorks
England

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 27 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 21 (77.78%) TIBCO EMS
3 17 (62.96%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) Oracle
4 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 11 (40.74%) Spring
6 10 (37.04%) JUnit
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 8 (29.63%) Apache Camel
8 8 (29.63%) SOA
8 8 (29.63%) JRules
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) XML
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (22.22%) Banking
10 6 (22.22%) Java EE
11 5 (18.52%) IBM
11 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (18.52%) Maven
11 5 (18.52%) Information Security
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) Ant
11 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
11 5 (18.52%) JMS
11 5 (18.52%) Python
11 5 (18.52%) XACML
11 5 (18.52%) ANTLR
11 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
11 5 (18.52%) MyBatis

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (77.78%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (11.11%) Hazelcast
6 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) JUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) Ant
2 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 5 (18.52%) ANTLR
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.41%) Retail
5 2 (7.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) TIBCO Architect
5 3 (11.11%) TIBCO Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.41%) TIBCO Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Spring
2 8 (29.63%) Apache Camel
2 8 (29.63%) JRules
3 7 (25.93%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) Java EE
5 5 (18.52%) JMS
5 5 (18.52%) XACML
5 5 (18.52%) MyBatis
6 4 (14.81%) XSLT
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 3 (11.11%) Middleware
7 3 (11.11%) REST
7 3 (11.11%) WebSockets
8 2 (7.41%) J2EE
9 1 (3.70%) XSD
9 1 (3.70%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) SOA
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) XPath
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) JBoss
5 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
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