The table below looks at the statistics for Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 337 363 324
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -39
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 66 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 0.66% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 48
Average daily rate
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£600 £625 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £683 £658
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Rendezvous
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
6523 6840 6107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.76% 29.74% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4711 4886 4482
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 48
Average hourly rate £27.37 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £160.00 £49.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Rendezvous
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Rendezvous Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rendezvous
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Rendezvous Daily Rate Trend in London

Rendezvous
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rendezvous across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Rendezvous Daily Rate Histogram in London

Rendezvous
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous across the London region.

Rendezvous Hourly Rate Trend in London

Rendezvous
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 Rendezvous within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 17 £625 - 2
Rendezvous
England

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous.

1 113 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 80 (70.80%) Java
3 54 (47.79%) Linux
4 47 (41.59%) Front Office
5 45 (39.82%) Oracle
5 45 (39.82%) SQL Server
6 44 (38.94%) Windows
7 42 (37.17%) SQL
7 42 (37.17%) Low Latency
8 40 (35.40%) TIBCO EMS
8 40 (35.40%) UNIX
9 39 (34.51%) Finance
9 39 (34.51%) Banking
10 37 (32.74%) Multithreading
10 37 (32.74%) Fixed Income
11 36 (31.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 36 (31.86%) C#
12 35 (30.97%) Electronic Trading
13 30 (26.55%) 29West
14 29 (25.66%) C++
15 28 (24.78%) JMS
16 27 (23.89%) Middleware
17 26 (23.01%) Firewall
18 25 (22.12%) Multicast
19 24 (21.24%) Python
19 24 (21.24%) Sybase
20 23 (20.35%) .NET
21 20 (17.70%) Red Hat
21 20 (17.70%) Capacity Management
21 20 (17.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (35.40%) TIBCO EMS
2 19 (16.81%) IIS
3 18 (15.93%) Apache
4 17 (15.04%) Tomcat
5 11 (9.73%) MQSeries
5 11 (9.73%) WebSphere
6 8 (7.08%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (7.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (4.42%) JBoss
8 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.88%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (16.81%) ION MarketView
2 17 (15.04%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.01%) Firewall
2 25 (22.12%) Multicast
3 9 (7.96%) HTTP
4 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.08%) WAN
4 8 (7.08%) LAN
4 8 (7.08%) SAN
4 8 (7.08%) iSCSI
4 8 (7.08%) NAS
4 8 (7.08%) FCoE
4 8 (7.08%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.77%) DNS
5 2 (1.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.88%) DHCP
6 1 (0.88%) SMS
6 1 (0.88%) UMTS
6 1 (0.88%) LDAP
6 1 (0.88%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.08%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.19%) HBase
5 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.65%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Maven
2 10 (8.85%) JIRA
2 10 (8.85%) Subversion
3 9 (7.96%) Ant
3 9 (7.96%) MSBuild
3 9 (7.96%) Gradle
3 9 (7.96%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.96%) TeamCity
3 9 (7.96%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.96%) Mercurial
4 8 (7.08%) Moq
4 8 (7.08%) Mockito
4 8 (7.08%) JUnit
4 8 (7.08%) NUnit
5 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.88%) VTune
6 1 (0.88%) Valgrind
General
1 47 (41.59%) Front Office
2 39 (34.51%) Finance
2 39 (34.51%) Banking
3 13 (11.50%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (51.33%) Developer
2 40 (35.40%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.62%) C# Developer
4 9 (7.96%) Architect
4 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (7.08%) C++ Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.19%) Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.31%) WPF Developer
8 5 (4.42%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Front Office Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Consultant
9 3 (2.65%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.78%) JMS
2 27 (23.89%) Middleware
3 23 (20.35%) .NET
4 17 (15.04%) HTML
4 17 (15.04%) Spring
4 17 (15.04%) WPF
5 14 (12.39%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (11.50%) XML
7 10 (8.85%) J2EE
7 10 (8.85%) Web Services
8 9 (7.96%) Django
9 8 (7.08%) XSLT
10 7 (6.19%) WinForms
11 6 (5.31%) JNI
11 6 (5.31%) JDBC
11 6 (5.31%) Silverlight
12 4 (3.54%) HTML5
13 3 (2.65%) GWT
13 3 (2.65%) WCF
13 3 (2.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.74%) Fixed Income
2 36 (31.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (6.19%) Equities
4 6 (5.31%) Eurex
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) Derivative
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.88%) Open Source
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.88%) IVR
7 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 54 (47.79%) Linux
2 44 (38.94%) Windows
3 40 (35.40%) UNIX
4 20 (17.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.96%) Solaris
6 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.77%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.17%) Low Latency
2 37 (32.74%) Multithreading
3 35 (30.97%) Electronic Trading
4 20 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.70%) Capacity Management
5 15 (13.27%) TDD
5 15 (13.27%) Release Management
5 15 (13.27%) Problem Management
6 13 (11.50%) ITIL
7 12 (10.62%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 11 (9.73%) Project Management
9 10 (8.85%) Load Balancing
9 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.85%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.96%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (7.96%) Market Making
10 9 (7.96%) OOD
10 9 (7.96%) OO
11 7 (6.19%) Change Management
11 7 (6.19%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.80%) Java
2 42 (37.17%) SQL
3 36 (31.86%) C#
4 29 (25.66%) C++
5 24 (21.24%) Python
6 16 (14.16%) Perl
7 13 (11.50%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.96%) Bash Shell
9 8 (7.08%) VB
10 6 (5.31%) C
11 5 (4.42%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) CISSP
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) NFS
2 8 (7.08%) Xen
2 8 (7.08%) KVM
2 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.08%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.08%) SRDF
3 7 (6.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.88%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 13 (11.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (7.96%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 45 (39.82%) Oracle
3 30 (26.55%) 29West
4 24 (21.24%) Sybase
5 20 (17.70%) Red Hat
6 19 (16.81%) ION Trading
7 16 (14.16%) Reuters
8 14 (12.39%) IBM
9 13 (11.50%) Splunk
10 12 (10.62%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.96%) DataSynapse
12 8 (7.08%) VMware
12 8 (7.08%) MarketAxess
12 8 (7.08%) EMC
12 8 (7.08%) Intel
12 8 (7.08%) Cisco
12 8 (7.08%) NetApp
13 7 (6.19%) Informatica
13 7 (6.19%) eSpeed
14 6 (5.31%) Currenex
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