The table below looks at the statistics for Clojure skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clojure over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clojure
Rank 556 556 593
Rank change year-on-year
0 +37
Contract jobs citing Clojure 56 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.057% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.15% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 7
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£550 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £545 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+25.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21245 20525 21295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.88% 38.90% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13636 13000 12607
Average daily rate £390 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 560 739
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Clojure
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clojure within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Clojure Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Clojure
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Clojure within the UK.

Clojure Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Clojure
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clojure within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Clojure Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Clojure
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Clojure within the UK.

Clojure Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Clojure
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clojure within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 46 £550 +10.00% 15
London +24 37 £550 +10.00% 14
Scotland - 8 £413 -
Stirling - 7 £450 -
South West -39 6 £389 +11.07% 1
City of London +23 4 £488 -2.50% 5
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Street - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -

Clojure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Clojure 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 Clojure.

1 102 (85.71%) Java
2 53 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (42.02%) TDD
4 48 (40.34%) JavaScript
5 41 (34.45%) Scala
6 34 (28.57%) Ruby
6 34 (28.57%) Node.js
7 31 (26.05%) MongoDB
8 25 (21.01%) NoSQL
9 23 (19.33%) Scrum
10 22 (18.49%) Spring
10 22 (18.49%) BDD
10 22 (18.49%) Functional Programming
11 20 (16.81%) HTML
12 19 (15.97%) Finance
12 19 (15.97%) E-Commerce
12 19 (15.97%) DevOps
13 17 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (14.29%) Open Source
13 17 (14.29%) Haskell
14 16 (13.45%) Hadoop
14 16 (13.45%) Web Services
14 16 (13.45%) OO
15 15 (12.61%) Hibernate
16 14 (11.76%) Python
16 14 (11.76%) CSS
16 14 (11.76%) RESTful
16 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (11.76%) AngularJS
17 13 (10.92%) HTML5

Clojure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Clojure 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 Clojure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (28.57%) Node.js
2 5 (4.20%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.52%) nginx
3 3 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) GitHub
2 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.68%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.36%) HTTP
3 3 (2.52%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.05%) MongoDB
2 25 (21.01%) NoSQL
3 17 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (13.45%) Hadoop
5 13 (10.92%) MySQL
6 9 (7.56%) Big Data
7 7 (5.88%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.20%) Redis
9 3 (2.52%) Datomic
9 3 (2.52%) Azkaban
9 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.68%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.84%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.84%) Impala
11 1 (0.84%) Riak
11 1 (0.84%) HBase
11 1 (0.84%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.20%) Grunt
4 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.36%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.36%) JMeter
5 3 (2.52%) EasyMock
5 3 (2.52%) Mockito
6 2 (1.68%) Selenium
6 2 (1.68%) JUnit
7 1 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.84%) RSpec
7 1 (0.84%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (15.97%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Retail
2 11 (9.24%) Manufacturing
3 10 (8.40%) Front Office
4 8 (6.72%) Banking
5 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (89.08%) Developer
2 42 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.61%) Architect
4 14 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Scala Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Programmer
9 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.52%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (1.68%) Cloud Developer
10 2 (1.68%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 2 (1.68%) C++ Developer
10 2 (1.68%) Lead Developer
11 1 (0.84%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.49%) Spring
2 20 (16.81%) HTML
3 16 (13.45%) Web Services
4 15 (12.61%) Hibernate
5 14 (11.76%) CSS
5 14 (11.76%) RESTful
5 14 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 13 (10.92%) HTML5
7 12 (10.08%) J2EE
8 11 (9.24%) XML
9 10 (8.40%) Backbone.js
10 9 (7.56%) REST
11 8 (6.72%) Java SE
11 8 (6.72%) Spring MVC
11 8 (6.72%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (6.72%) XSLT
12 7 (5.88%) SOAP
12 7 (5.88%) CSS3
12 7 (5.88%) Sass
12 7 (5.88%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Open Source
2 11 (9.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (7.56%) Derivative
4 4 (3.36%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) W3C
5 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (42.02%) TDD
3 23 (19.33%) Scrum
4 22 (18.49%) BDD
4 22 (18.49%) Functional Programming
5 19 (15.97%) E-Commerce
5 19 (15.97%) DevOps
6 16 (13.45%) OO
7 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.24%) MVC
9 10 (8.40%) Kanban
10 8 (6.72%) Analytics
10 8 (6.72%) MapReduce
10 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.88%) Pair Programming
12 6 (5.04%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.20%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (4.20%) OOD
13 5 (4.20%) SOA
14 4 (3.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 102 (85.71%) Java
2 48 (40.34%) JavaScript
3 41 (34.45%) Scala
4 34 (28.57%) Ruby
5 17 (14.29%) Haskell
6 14 (11.76%) Python
7 11 (9.24%) Groovy
8 10 (8.40%) SQL
9 8 (6.72%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.72%) Erlang
9 8 (6.72%) Perl
10 6 (5.04%) Lisp
11 5 (4.20%) F#
12 4 (3.36%) Golang
12 4 (3.36%) ClojureScript
13 3 (2.52%) C
13 3 (2.52%) C#
13 3 (2.52%) C++
14 1 (0.84%) VBA
14 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (10.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.68%) vCloud
2 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.68%) vSphere
3 1 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.72%) Puppet
3 6 (5.04%) Ansible
4 5 (4.20%) Oozie
5 1 (0.84%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (3.36%) Yantra
2 2 (1.68%) Google
2 2 (1.68%) VMware
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.84%) CA
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle
3 1 (0.84%) Sybase
3 1 (0.84%) Akamai
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