The table below looks at the statistics for Drools 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 Drools over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 378 379 376
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Drools 25 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.071% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 19
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£475 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £436 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £345 £393
% change year-on-year
+18.84% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Drools
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in London

Drools
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Drools Daily Rate Trend in London

Drools
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Drools across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Drools Daily Rate Histogram in London

Drools
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 Drools within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Croydon - 4 - -
City of London +10 3 £600 +28.00% 1
Drools
England

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 42 (89.36%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) Spring
3 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (44.68%) Maven
4 21 (44.68%) JUnit
5 20 (42.55%) Oracle
6 18 (38.30%) SQL
6 18 (38.30%) Linux
7 17 (36.17%) REST
7 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (34.04%) SOA
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
9 14 (29.79%) Spring MVC
9 14 (29.79%) MVC
9 14 (29.79%) Web Services
9 14 (29.79%) JBoss
9 14 (29.79%) J2EE
10 13 (27.66%) HTML
11 12 (25.53%) JMS
11 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
11 12 (25.53%) HTML5
12 11 (23.40%) Open Source
12 11 (23.40%) BPMN
12 11 (23.40%) Apache Camel
12 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
12 11 (23.40%) Eclipse
13 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
13 10 (21.28%) Apache
13 10 (21.28%) Python
13 10 (21.28%) Dojo

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) JBoss
2 10 (21.28%) Apache
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (12.77%) Confluence
4 6 (12.77%) nginx
4 6 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (10.64%) Mule ESB
5 5 (10.64%) Alfresco
5 5 (10.64%) Mule
6 4 (8.51%) iPlanet
6 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
6 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
6 4 (8.51%) Apache Qpid
6 4 (8.51%) Node.js
6 4 (8.51%) Jetty
6 4 (8.51%) WildFly
6 4 (8.51%) Tornado
6 4 (8.51%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
3 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (17.02%) Pentaho
4 6 (12.77%) MySQL
4 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.51%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (8.51%) Redis
6 4 (8.51%) Riak
6 4 (8.51%) Infinispan
7 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
8 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.13%) JasperReports
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Maven
1 21 (44.68%) JUnit
2 11 (23.40%) Eclipse
3 9 (19.15%) YourKit
3 9 (19.15%) VisualVM
4 8 (17.02%) Selenium
4 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
5 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.89%) JIRA
6 6 (12.77%) JMeter
6 6 (12.77%) Gradle
7 5 (10.64%) SonarQube
7 5 (10.64%) Artifactory
7 5 (10.64%) Mocha
7 5 (10.64%) Gerrit
8 3 (6.38%) Mockito
9 2 (4.26%) Lombardi
10 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 29 (61.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Architect
5 5 (10.64%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.13%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) Spring
2 17 (36.17%) REST
3 14 (29.79%) Spring MVC
3 14 (29.79%) Web Services
3 14 (29.79%) J2EE
4 13 (27.66%) HTML
5 12 (25.53%) JMS
5 12 (25.53%) HTML5
6 11 (23.40%) Apache Camel
7 10 (21.28%) Dojo
7 10 (21.28%) RESTful
7 10 (21.28%) Spring Integration
8 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.89%) JPA
9 7 (14.89%) Apache CXF
10 6 (12.77%) JSON
10 6 (12.77%) jQuery
10 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
11 5 (10.64%) RESTEasy
11 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Open Source
3 8 (17.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (17.02%) Equities
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.02%) Derivative
3 8 (17.02%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (8.51%) W3C
5 2 (4.26%) CMDB
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) CentOS
2 5 (10.64%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) SOA
3 14 (29.79%) MVC
4 11 (23.40%) BPMN
5 10 (21.28%) Multithreading
6 9 (19.15%) Low Latency
6 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.15%) Code Coverage
7 8 (17.02%) ETL
7 8 (17.02%) Workflow
7 8 (17.02%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (17.02%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Microservices
10 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
11 4 (8.51%) Document Management
11 4 (8.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) VBScript
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) EMIR
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) vCloud
2 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.51%) Squid
3 4 (8.51%) Varnish
4 2 (4.26%) Xen
4 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
2 6 (12.77%) ZABBIX
2 6 (12.77%) logstash
2 6 (12.77%) Kibana
2 6 (12.77%) Rundeck
3 5 (10.64%) Ansible
3 5 (10.64%) Salt
3 5 (10.64%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.26%) Nagios
4 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
4 2 (4.26%) SCCM
4 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Pega
3 5 (10.64%) Twitter
3 5 (10.64%) Splunk
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Remedy
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) BMC
5 2 (4.26%) CA
5 2 (4.26%) ILOG
5 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
South East London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 11 days ago