The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clojure
Rank 534 536 566
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Contract jobs citing Clojure 59 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.063% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.16% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 15
Average daily rate
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£550 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20247 19436 20658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.04% 38.09% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12959 12021 12339
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £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 410 571 791
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.80 £50.00 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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 25 July 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 21 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 25 July 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
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 -3 57 £550 +37.50% 11
London +28 52 £550 +37.50% 9
City of London +18 12 £513 +10.81% 2
Scotland - 1 £375 - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Havant - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -

Clojure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 95 (87.16%) Java
2 54 (49.54%) TDD
3 41 (37.61%) Scala
4 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
5 35 (32.11%) MongoDB
6 33 (30.28%) Node.js
7 30 (27.52%) Ruby
8 26 (23.85%) Spring
8 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (23.85%) Scrum
9 22 (20.18%) HTML
9 22 (20.18%) BDD
10 21 (19.27%) RESTful
11 20 (18.35%) NoSQL
12 19 (17.43%) Web Services
13 18 (16.51%) Hibernate
13 18 (16.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (15.60%) Hadoop
14 17 (15.60%) Open Source
14 17 (15.60%) MVC
14 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
15 16 (14.68%) Python
15 16 (14.68%) CSS
16 15 (13.76%) HTML5
17 14 (12.84%) Finance
17 14 (12.84%) AngularJS
17 14 (12.84%) DevOps
18 13 (11.93%) REST
18 13 (11.93%) Backbone.js
18 13 (11.93%) MySQL

Clojure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (30.28%) Node.js
2 5 (4.59%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) GitHub
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.11%) MongoDB
2 20 (18.35%) NoSQL
3 18 (16.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (15.60%) Hadoop
5 13 (11.93%) MySQL
6 11 (10.09%) Big Data
7 7 (6.42%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.75%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.83%) HBase
10 2 (1.83%) Redis
10 2 (1.83%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.50%) JUnit
4 4 (3.67%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.75%) PhoneGap
5 3 (2.75%) EasyMock
5 3 (2.75%) Mockito
6 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) Grunt
6 2 (1.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) Ant
7 1 (0.92%) RSpec
7 1 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.92%) JMeter
7 1 (0.92%) Subversion
7 1 (0.92%) Maven
7 1 (0.92%) Hudson
7 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.34%) Banking
2 8 (7.34%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Front Office
5 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (90.83%) Developer
2 43 (39.45%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Scala Developer
4 7 (6.42%) Architect
5 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
5 5 (4.59%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (4.59%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (4.59%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (3.67%) Programmer
6 4 (3.67%) Lead Developer
7 3 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (2.75%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (1.83%) C++ Developer
8 2 (1.83%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (0.92%) Digital Architect
9 1 (0.92%) Hadoop Developer
9 1 (0.92%) Java Programmer
9 1 (0.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.85%) Spring
2 22 (20.18%) HTML
3 21 (19.27%) RESTful
4 19 (17.43%) Web Services
5 18 (16.51%) Hibernate
6 16 (14.68%) CSS
7 15 (13.76%) HTML5
8 14 (12.84%) AngularJS
9 13 (11.93%) REST
9 13 (11.93%) Backbone.js
10 11 (10.09%) SOAP
11 10 (9.17%) Akka
11 10 (9.17%) JPA
11 10 (9.17%) Spring MVC
12 9 (8.26%) CSS3
12 9 (8.26%) MapReduce
12 9 (8.26%) Sass
13 8 (7.34%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (7.34%) J2EE
14 6 (5.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Open Source
2 5 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.67%) W3C
4 3 (2.75%) Derivative
4 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) Social Media
5 2 (1.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Linux
2 4 (3.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.54%) TDD
2 26 (23.85%) Scrum
2 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.18%) BDD
4 17 (15.60%) MVC
4 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
5 14 (12.84%) DevOps
6 13 (11.93%) Kanban
6 13 (11.93%) OO
7 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.26%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (7.34%) UML
9 8 (7.34%) OOD
9 8 (7.34%) SOA
9 8 (7.34%) Analytics
10 7 (6.42%) Pair Programming
11 4 (3.67%) Extreme Programming
12 3 (2.75%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (2.75%) Low Latency
12 3 (2.75%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (87.16%) Java
2 41 (37.61%) Scala
3 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
4 30 (27.52%) Ruby
5 16 (14.68%) Python
6 11 (10.09%) Haskell
7 10 (9.17%) Groovy
8 9 (8.26%) Erlang
9 6 (5.50%) SQL
10 5 (4.59%) F#
10 5 (4.59%) C
10 5 (4.59%) C#
11 4 (3.67%) Perl
11 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.67%) ClojureScript
12 3 (2.75%) C++
12 3 (2.75%) Lisp
13 2 (1.83%) R
13 2 (1.83%) Golang
14 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.59%) Oozie
3 3 (2.75%) Ansible
4 2 (1.83%) Puppet
5 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.92%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (3.67%) Yantra
2 3 (2.75%) SAP
3 2 (1.83%) Akamai
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.92%) CA
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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