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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 401 360 328
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -32
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 23 56 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.75% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 44 85
Average daily rate
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£480 £584 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +11.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £550 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -
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
7497 7460 8105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.65% 30.78% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5514 5232 5855
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 54 54
Average hourly rate £27.66 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 6 £613 +2.08% 2
Rendezvous
England

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 84 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 50 (59.52%) Oracle
3 43 (51.19%) SQL
4 40 (47.62%) Banking
5 37 (44.05%) C#
5 37 (44.05%) Java
6 36 (42.86%) Linux
7 35 (41.67%) .NET
8 34 (40.48%) SQL Server
8 34 (40.48%) Windows
9 33 (39.29%) IBM
10 29 (34.52%) Finance
11 27 (32.14%) C++
12 23 (27.38%) Sybase
12 23 (27.38%) Multithreading
13 22 (26.19%) IIS
14 21 (25.00%) UNIX
14 21 (25.00%) Firewall
14 21 (25.00%) WPF
15 20 (23.81%) JIRA
16 19 (22.62%) Multicast
16 19 (22.62%) Fixed Income
16 19 (22.62%) Derivative
17 18 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 17 (20.24%) WebSphere MQ
18 17 (20.24%) Front Office
19 16 (19.05%) Apache
19 16 (19.05%) Tomcat
19 16 (19.05%) XML
20 15 (17.86%) Control-M

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (26.19%) IIS
2 16 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 16 (19.05%) Apache
3 15 (17.86%) MQSeries
4 12 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (8.33%) JBoss
6 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.57%) MTS
8 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.38%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) RMDS
2 5 (5.95%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) Firewall
2 19 (22.62%) Multicast
3 7 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 7 (8.33%) NAS
3 7 (8.33%) FCoE
3 7 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (8.33%) LAN
3 7 (8.33%) WAN
3 7 (8.33%) HTTP
3 7 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.33%) Informix
3 7 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.33%) HBase
4 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.95%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) JIRA
2 14 (16.67%) Maven
3 11 (13.10%) Subversion
4 9 (10.71%) Ant
4 9 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.71%) Mercurial
4 9 (10.71%) Gradle
4 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.71%) MSBuild
5 5 (5.95%) Moq
5 5 (5.95%) Mockito
5 5 (5.95%) JUnit
5 5 (5.95%) NUnit
6 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
General
1 40 (47.62%) Banking
2 29 (34.52%) Finance
3 17 (20.24%) Front Office
4 7 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.95%) Back Office
6 3 (3.57%) Retail
7 2 (2.38%) Legal
8 1 (1.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (55.95%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) C# Developer
3 18 (21.43%) C++ Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Java Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Support Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Architect
8 8 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (9.52%) WPF Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
12 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
13 3 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.67%) .NET
2 21 (25.00%) WPF
3 17 (20.24%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (19.05%) XML
5 14 (16.67%) Spring
6 13 (15.48%) HTML
7 12 (14.29%) Web Services
7 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 12 (14.29%) Middleware
8 11 (13.10%) FIX Protocol
8 11 (13.10%) Ultra Messaging
9 10 (11.90%) TIBCO EMS
10 9 (10.71%) Django
11 8 (9.52%) JMS
11 8 (9.52%) WinForms
12 7 (8.33%) XSLT
13 6 (7.14%) J2EE
13 6 (7.14%) Reactive Extensions
13 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
13 6 (7.14%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Fixed Income
1 19 (22.62%) Derivative
2 18 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.52%) Equities
5 7 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.19%) User Experience
8 1 (1.19%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Linux
2 34 (40.48%) Windows
3 21 (25.00%) UNIX
4 10 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Multithreading
2 13 (15.48%) Electronic Trading
2 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 12 (14.29%) TDD
4 11 (13.10%) Problem Management
4 11 (13.10%) Release Management
4 11 (13.10%) Capacity Management
4 11 (13.10%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 9 (10.71%) ITIL
6 9 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (10.71%) Low Latency
7 7 (8.33%) MVVM
7 7 (8.33%) Migration
8 6 (7.14%) OO
8 6 (7.14%) Benchmarking
9 5 (5.95%) Validation
9 5 (5.95%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) SQL
2 37 (44.05%) C#
2 37 (44.05%) Java
3 27 (32.14%) C++
4 12 (14.29%) Python
5 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.33%) VB
8 4 (4.76%) Perl
8 4 (4.76%) ANSI SQL
9 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) NFS
1 7 (8.33%) Xen
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (8.33%) SRDF
1 7 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) Control-M
1 15 (17.86%) ITRS Geneos
2 9 (10.71%) BladeLogic
3 5 (5.95%) SCOM
4 2 (2.38%) OpenView
4 2 (2.38%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 50 (59.52%) Oracle
3 33 (39.29%) IBM
4 23 (27.38%) Sybase
5 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 14 (16.67%) Remedy
7 10 (11.90%) Red Hat
7 10 (11.90%) Splunk
8 8 (9.52%) DataSynapse
9 7 (8.33%) NetApp
9 7 (8.33%) VMware
9 7 (8.33%) Cisco
9 7 (8.33%) EMC
9 7 (8.33%) Intel
10 5 (5.95%) ION Trading
11 4 (4.76%) eSpeed
12 3 (3.57%) Tradeweb
12 3 (3.57%) Bloomberg
13 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
13 2 (2.38%) Perforce