The table below looks at the statistics for JRules 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 JRules over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 399 389 394
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing JRules 17 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £463 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £240
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7455 7740 7583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.24% 31.13% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5414 5633 5361
Average daily rate £424 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £75.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JRules Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JRules Daily Rate Trend in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JRules across the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

JRules Daily Rate Histogram in London

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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 JRules within the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 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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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 +16 6 £450 -5.26%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JRules 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 JRules.

1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 16 (42.11%) Workflow
4 15 (39.47%) Finance
4 15 (39.47%) Scrum
4 15 (39.47%) Windows
5 14 (36.84%) ActiveMQ
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (34.21%) Banking
7 12 (31.58%) TDD
7 12 (31.58%) J2EE
7 12 (31.58%) OO
7 12 (31.58%) NHibernate
8 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
8 11 (28.95%) SOA
9 10 (26.32%) Investment Banking
9 10 (26.32%) Oracle
10 9 (23.68%) Eclipse
10 9 (23.68%) Back Office
11 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (18.42%) General Ledger
11 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
11 7 (18.42%) QA
11 7 (18.42%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (18.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 6 (15.79%) PMI
12 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JRules 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 JRules. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) DTS
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.26%) Ant
2 2 (5.26%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) FishEye
2 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 10 (26.32%) Investment Banking
4 9 (23.68%) Back Office
5 7 (18.42%) General Ledger
6 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
5 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Middleware Developer
8 1 (2.63%) JRules Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) ActiveMQ
1 14 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (31.58%) J2EE
2 12 (31.58%) NHibernate
3 5 (13.16%) .NET
4 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) WCF
4 2 (5.26%) Silverlight
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.63%) WebCenter
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) PMI
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Workflow
3 15 (39.47%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) TDD
4 12 (31.58%) OO
5 11 (28.95%) SOA
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.16%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) OOD
7 5 (13.16%) Demand Management
8 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.26%) Workflow Management
10 2 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Change Control
10 2 (5.26%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) ILOG
3 5 (13.16%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica