The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Drools 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
Drools
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Drools 0 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 6.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £365 £378
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.31%
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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.08% 23.16% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 9
Average daily rate £350 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands