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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 391 376 370
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing JRules 12 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.17% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.58% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 13
Average daily rate
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£413 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £800 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £550 £600
% change year-on-year
-17.27% -8.33%
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
6817 7048 6499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.95% 29.62% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5194 5077 4728
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 69
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 2 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (68.97%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Finance
4 14 (48.28%) J2EE
5 12 (41.38%) Banking
6 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
7 10 (34.48%) OO
7 10 (34.48%) SOA
8 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (31.03%) C#
8 9 (31.03%) Workflow
9 8 (27.59%) ILOG
9 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
9 8 (27.59%) .NET
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) Project Management
11 6 (20.69%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (20.69%) OOD
11 6 (20.69%) XML
11 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
11 6 (20.69%) HTML
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (20.69%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle General Ledger

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (37.93%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) DTS
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
4 5 (17.24%) General Ledger
5 3 (10.34%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.45%) JRules Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) J2EE
2 8 (27.59%) .NET
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) XML
3 6 (20.69%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (20.69%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (10.34%) NHibernate
4 3 (10.34%) WCF
4 3 (10.34%) Silverlight
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) PMI
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) OO
2 10 (34.48%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Workflow
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) OOD
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Workflow Management
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
7 3 (10.34%) Cash Management
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.90%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
1 8 (27.59%) ILOG
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) IBM