The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 105 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Drools 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.060% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £450 £407
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.50 -
Drools
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
553 496 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.35% 24.96% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 290 304
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £31.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +180.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Drools as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Drools
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Drools Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Drools
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Drools also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Drools.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft