The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 412 414 424
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Drools 24 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.085% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.27% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
Median daily rate £513 £370 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.51% -9.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £383 £410
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
7353 7410 7308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.22% 31.47% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 5396 5212
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £592 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 44
Median hourly rate £44.13 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.13% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 2 £525 -8.69%
Croydon -21 1 - -
Drools
England

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drools also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Drools.

1 45 (88.24%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) Spring
2 29 (56.86%) REST
3 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (49.02%) JUnit
5 23 (45.10%) Maven
6 20 (39.22%) TDD
6 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
7 18 (35.29%) Cucumber
7 18 (35.29%) JMS
8 16 (31.37%) Scrum
9 15 (29.41%) Finance
9 15 (29.41%) HTML
9 15 (29.41%) Linux
9 15 (29.41%) XML
9 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 15 (29.41%) SQL
9 15 (29.41%) J2EE
10 14 (27.45%) SOAP
10 14 (27.45%) Web Services
10 14 (27.45%) SOA
10 14 (27.45%) Banking
10 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
11 13 (25.49%) HTML5
11 13 (25.49%) BDD
11 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (25.49%) CSS
12 12 (23.53%) Oracle
12 12 (23.53%) Google
12 12 (23.53%) Mockito

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.65%) JBoss
2 5 (9.80%) Mule
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Mule ESB
4 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (3.92%) PegaRULES
6 1 (1.96%) Jetty
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.96%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Google App Engine
1 12 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.84%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.80%) MySQL
5 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.92%) JasperReports
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) JUnit
2 23 (45.10%) Maven
3 18 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
5 12 (23.53%) Mockito
6 11 (21.57%) JBehave
7 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
8 8 (15.69%) JIRA
9 5 (9.80%) FitNesse
9 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
10 4 (7.84%) JMeter
10 4 (7.84%) Selenium
11 3 (5.88%) Hudson
12 2 (3.92%) Ant
12 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
12 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
13 1 (1.96%) JIRA Agile
13 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Automotive
4 3 (5.88%) Front Office
4 3 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 31 (60.78%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Cloud Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Core Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum Master
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Azure Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) XML Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Java Scrum Master
8 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) REST
1 29 (56.86%) Spring
2 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
3 18 (35.29%) JMS
4 15 (29.41%) HTML
4 15 (29.41%) J2EE
4 15 (29.41%) XML
5 14 (27.45%) SOAP
5 14 (27.45%) Web Services
6 13 (25.49%) CSS
6 13 (25.49%) HTML5
7 11 (21.57%) JSON
8 7 (13.73%) Apache Camel
8 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
8 7 (13.73%) JAXB
8 7 (13.73%) XSLT
9 6 (11.76%) Apache CXF
9 6 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (11.76%) RESTful
10 5 (9.80%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.92%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) TDD
3 16 (31.37%) Scrum
4 14 (27.45%) SOA
5 13 (25.49%) BDD
5 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (23.53%) Open Source
7 10 (19.61%) Front End Development
8 7 (13.73%) MVVM
8 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (11.76%) BPMN
9 6 (11.76%) DevOps
9 6 (11.76%) ETL
10 5 (9.80%) MVC
10 5 (9.80%) OO
10 5 (9.80%) SDLC
11 4 (7.84%) Microservices
11 4 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (7.84%) OOD
11 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 15 (29.41%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) Python
4 5 (9.80%) XQuery
5 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) XPath
7 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.92%) R
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Lua
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO20022
2 1 (1.96%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) CloudHub
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Google
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Atlassian
3 5 (9.80%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.88%) ILOG
5 2 (3.92%) hybris
5 2 (3.92%) Pega
5 2 (3.92%) Sybase
6 1 (1.96%) Splunk
6 1 (1.96%) Talend
6 1 (1.96%) WSO2
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