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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clojure
Rank 547 538 575
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +37
Contract jobs citing Clojure 59 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.078% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.20% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 12
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£550 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £326 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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
21073 20434 21374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.26% 38.77% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13351 12843 12797
Average daily rate £388 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £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 425 566 760
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 25 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 29 August 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 -9 50 £550 +29.41% 14
London +24 44 £550 +25.71% 12
Scotland - 7 £413 - 1
City of London +12 6 £475 -2.56% 6
Stirling - 6 £450 - 1
South West -33 3 £438 +25.00% 2
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Street - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Havant - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -

Clojure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 101 (87.07%) Java
2 50 (43.10%) TDD
3 44 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 41 (35.34%) Scala
5 35 (30.17%) Node.js
6 32 (27.59%) MongoDB
7 30 (25.86%) Ruby
8 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (24.14%) NoSQL
9 23 (19.83%) Scrum
9 23 (19.83%) Spring
10 21 (18.10%) BDD
10 21 (18.10%) HTML
11 20 (17.24%) Functional Programming
12 19 (16.38%) RESTful
13 18 (15.52%) Web Services
13 18 (15.52%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (14.66%) OO
14 17 (14.66%) Haskell
15 16 (13.79%) Hibernate
15 16 (13.79%) E-Commerce
15 16 (13.79%) DevOps
16 15 (12.93%) MVC
16 15 (12.93%) Finance
16 15 (12.93%) CSS
16 15 (12.93%) Open Source
16 15 (12.93%) Hadoop
17 14 (12.07%) HTML5
17 14 (12.07%) Python
18 13 (11.21%) AngularJS

Clojure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (30.17%) Node.js
2 4 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) GitHub
2 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.72%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.59%) MongoDB
2 28 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 18 (15.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (12.93%) Hadoop
5 12 (10.34%) MySQL
6 9 (7.76%) Big Data
7 6 (5.17%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.45%) Redis
8 4 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.59%) Datomic
9 3 (2.59%) Azkaban
10 2 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.86%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.86%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.59%) Mockito
4 3 (2.59%) Grunt
4 3 (2.59%) JUnit
4 3 (2.59%) EasyMock
5 2 (1.72%) Selenium
6 1 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.86%) JMeter
6 1 (0.86%) RSpec
6 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (12.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Front Office
3 8 (6.90%) Banking
3 8 (6.90%) Retail
3 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.86%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (91.38%) Developer
2 42 (36.21%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.21%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.62%) Architect
4 10 (8.62%) Scala Developer
5 7 (6.03%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (6.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (4.31%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (3.45%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.45%) Programmer
8 3 (2.59%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.59%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (1.72%) C++ Developer
9 2 (1.72%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (1.72%) Cloud Developer
10 1 (0.86%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (0.86%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (0.86%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.83%) Spring
2 21 (18.10%) HTML
3 19 (16.38%) RESTful
4 18 (15.52%) Web Services
5 16 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 15 (12.93%) CSS
7 14 (12.07%) HTML5
8 13 (11.21%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.48%) REST
9 11 (9.48%) Backbone.js
10 10 (8.62%) XML
10 10 (8.62%) Spring MVC
10 10 (8.62%) SOAP
11 9 (7.76%) J2EE
12 8 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (6.90%) CSS3
12 8 (6.90%) JPA
12 8 (6.90%) Sass
12 8 (6.90%) Akka
13 7 (6.03%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Open Source
2 10 (8.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (6.90%) Derivative
4 4 (3.45%) W3C
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.72%) Social Media
7 1 (0.86%) Clustering
7 1 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.10%) TDD
2 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.83%) Scrum
4 21 (18.10%) BDD
5 20 (17.24%) Functional Programming
6 17 (14.66%) OO
7 16 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 16 (13.79%) DevOps
8 15 (12.93%) MVC
9 11 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.76%) Kanban
11 8 (6.90%) MapReduce
12 7 (6.03%) Analytics
12 7 (6.03%) Pair Programming
12 7 (6.03%) OOD
12 7 (6.03%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (5.17%) UML
13 6 (5.17%) SOA
14 4 (3.45%) Automated Testing
15 3 (2.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (87.07%) Java
2 44 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 41 (35.34%) Scala
4 30 (25.86%) Ruby
5 17 (14.66%) Haskell
6 14 (12.07%) Python
7 11 (9.48%) Groovy
8 9 (7.76%) Erlang
9 8 (6.90%) SQL
10 5 (4.31%) F#
11 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.45%) Lisp
11 4 (3.45%) C
11 4 (3.45%) C#
11 4 (3.45%) Perl
11 4 (3.45%) ClojureScript
12 3 (2.59%) C++
12 3 (2.59%) Golang
13 1 (0.86%) R
13 1 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.72%) vCloud
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.17%) Ansible
3 5 (4.31%) Oozie
4 4 (3.45%) Puppet
5 1 (0.86%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (3.45%) Yantra
2 2 (1.72%) Google
2 2 (1.72%) VMware
3 1 (0.86%) Akamai
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle
3 1 (0.86%) Sybase
3 1 (0.86%) SAP
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.86%) CA
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