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 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
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 353 351 352
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 50 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.94% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 63 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £525 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
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
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%

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 24 December 2014.

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 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 14 £619 +3.12% 1
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England

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 94 (95.92%) TIBCO
2 66 (67.35%) Java
3 46 (46.94%) Front Office
4 44 (44.90%) Low Latency
5 39 (39.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 38 (38.78%) Fixed Income
7 37 (37.76%) UNIX
7 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (36.73%) Banking
8 36 (36.73%) TIBCO EMS
9 35 (35.71%) Multithreading
9 35 (35.71%) Linux
10 32 (32.65%) 29West
11 31 (31.63%) Finance
12 29 (29.59%) Oracle
13 28 (28.57%) Middleware
14 27 (27.55%) SQL
14 27 (27.55%) C#
15 25 (25.51%) FIX Protocol
16 23 (23.47%) JMS
17 22 (22.45%) TDD
18 20 (20.41%) Spring
18 20 (20.41%) Multicast
18 20 (20.41%) Windows
19 19 (19.39%) HTML
19 19 (19.39%) RMDS
19 19 (19.39%) Investment Banking
19 19 (19.39%) Electronic Trading
20 18 (18.37%) Firewall
21 17 (17.35%) SQL Server

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (36.73%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (10.20%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (4.08%) Apache
5 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.06%) Confluence
6 1 (1.02%) Jetty
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (19.39%) RMDS
2 14 (14.29%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) Multicast
2 18 (18.37%) Firewall
3 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.06%) LAN
4 3 (3.06%) WAN
4 3 (3.06%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.06%) NAS
4 3 (3.06%) FCoE
4 3 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (3.06%) HTTP
4 3 (3.06%) SAN
5 2 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (1.02%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.06%) HBase
3 2 (2.04%) Informix
3 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) JIRA
2 6 (6.12%) JUnit
2 6 (6.12%) NUnit
2 6 (6.12%) Moq
2 6 (6.12%) Mockito
3 4 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (2.04%) Subversion
4 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.02%) VTune
5 1 (1.02%) Valgrind
General
1 46 (46.94%) Front Office
2 36 (36.73%) Banking
3 31 (31.63%) Finance
4 19 (19.39%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (55.10%) Developer
2 40 (40.82%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.22%) Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Front Office Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Linux Support
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Java Swing Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) WPF Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Consultant
9 3 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) Middleware
2 25 (25.51%) FIX Protocol
3 23 (23.47%) JMS
4 20 (20.41%) Spring
5 19 (19.39%) HTML
6 16 (16.33%) Web Services
7 15 (15.31%) .NET
8 13 (13.27%) WPF
9 11 (11.22%) HTML5
10 9 (9.18%) JavaFX
10 9 (9.18%) CSS
10 9 (9.18%) Swing
11 7 (7.14%) J2EE
11 7 (7.14%) RESTful
12 6 (6.12%) JDBC
13 5 (5.10%) XML
13 5 (5.10%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (5.10%) Silverlight
14 4 (4.08%) WCF
14 4 (4.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (39.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 38 (38.78%) Fixed Income
3 7 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 7 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.12%) Equities
5 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.06%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.04%) Derivative
7 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.76%) UNIX
2 35 (35.71%) Linux
3 20 (20.41%) Windows
4 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.06%) Solaris
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.04%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Low Latency
2 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 22 (22.45%) TDD
5 19 (19.39%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (10.20%) OO
6 10 (10.20%) Change Management
6 10 (10.20%) BDD
7 9 (9.18%) Capacity Management
7 9 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.18%) Algorithmic Trading
8 8 (8.16%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.16%) Project Management
8 8 (8.16%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.16%) OOD
9 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.10%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 5 (5.10%) Greeks
10 5 (5.10%) ITIL
11 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (67.35%) Java
2 27 (27.55%) C#
2 27 (27.55%) SQL
3 13 (13.27%) Perl
4 12 (12.24%) C++
5 9 (9.18%) Python
5 9 (9.18%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.06%) VB
7 3 (3.06%) C
8 2 (2.04%) VC++
8 2 (2.04%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) NFS
1 3 (3.06%) Xen
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.06%) SRDF
1 3 (3.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) Control-M
2 1 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 94 (95.92%) TIBCO
2 32 (32.65%) 29West
3 29 (29.59%) Oracle
4 14 (14.29%) Reuters
4 14 (14.29%) ION Trading
5 13 (13.27%) Sybase
6 11 (11.22%) Informatica
7 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.16%) eSpeed
7 8 (8.16%) MarketAxess
8 6 (6.12%) Remedy
9 5 (5.10%) Bloomberg
9 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.10%) Murex
10 4 (4.08%) IBM
11 3 (3.06%) VMware
11 3 (3.06%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.06%) DataSynapse
11 3 (3.06%) TippingPoint
11 3 (3.06%) F5
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