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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clojure
Rank 528 551 579
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +28
Contract jobs citing Clojure 85 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.050% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 21 6
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£538 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
21761 20430 20302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.28% 38.95% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14475 13071 12065
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 583 691
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.35 £16.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 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 14 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 24 October 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 +23 76 £525 +10.52% 10
London +33 64 £500 +5.26% 10
Stirling - 7 £450 -
Scotland - 7 £450 -
City of London +11 4 £475 -5.00% 2
South West -31 4 £340 -2.85%
North West - 4 £550 -
Manchester - 4 £550 -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Street - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Clojure
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 129 (88.36%) Java
2 82 (56.16%) JavaScript
3 61 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (41.10%) Ruby
5 54 (36.99%) TDD
6 48 (32.88%) Node.js
7 39 (26.71%) Scala
8 38 (26.03%) E-Commerce
8 38 (26.03%) MongoDB
8 38 (26.03%) DevOps
9 34 (23.29%) HTML
10 33 (22.60%) Scrum
11 29 (19.86%) CSS
12 27 (18.49%) BDD
13 23 (15.75%) Finance
14 22 (15.07%) Web Services
14 22 (15.07%) MySQL
14 22 (15.07%) NoSQL
15 21 (14.38%) Open Source
15 21 (14.38%) Functional Programming
15 21 (14.38%) J2EE
16 20 (13.70%) UNIX
16 20 (13.70%) SQL
17 19 (13.01%) Degree
17 19 (13.01%) Ruby on Rails
17 19 (13.01%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (12.33%) Backbone.js
18 18 (12.33%) GitHub
18 18 (12.33%) Spring
18 18 (12.33%) RESTful

Clojure
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (32.88%) Node.js
2 11 (7.53%) nginx
3 7 (4.79%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.05%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.33%) GitHub
2 6 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.37%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.96%) Internet
2 5 (3.42%) HTTP
3 4 (2.74%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.03%) MongoDB
2 22 (15.07%) MySQL
2 22 (15.07%) NoSQL
3 16 (10.96%) Hadoop
3 16 (10.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (7.53%) Big Data
5 9 (6.16%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.79%) Redis
7 6 (4.11%) Azkaban
8 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.05%) Datomic
10 3 (2.05%) Riak
11 2 (1.37%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.68%) Impala
12 1 (0.68%) Mahout
12 1 (0.68%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.68%) HBase
12 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.48%) Bitbucket
3 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.79%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.42%) Grunt
4 5 (3.42%) JMeter
5 3 (2.05%) Selenium
5 3 (2.05%) EasyMock
5 3 (2.05%) JUnit
5 3 (2.05%) Mockito
6 2 (1.37%) RSpec
7 1 (0.68%) Ant
7 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.68%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (15.75%) Finance
2 13 (8.90%) Manufacturing
2 13 (8.90%) Front Office
2 13 (8.90%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Banking
4 5 (3.42%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 121 (82.88%) Developer
2 46 (31.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.07%) Architect
4 15 (10.27%) Senior Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Scala Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.05%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (2.05%) Programmer
10 3 (2.05%) Team Leader
11 2 (1.37%) Technical Architect
11 2 (1.37%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (1.37%) Cloud Developer
11 2 (1.37%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.29%) HTML
2 29 (19.86%) CSS
3 22 (15.07%) Web Services
4 21 (14.38%) J2EE
5 19 (13.01%) Ruby on Rails
6 18 (12.33%) RESTful
6 18 (12.33%) Backbone.js
6 18 (12.33%) Spring
7 17 (11.64%) HTML5
7 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
8 16 (10.96%) XHTML
9 13 (8.90%) CSS3
10 11 (7.53%) XML
11 10 (6.85%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (6.85%) Sass
12 9 (6.16%) Hibernate
13 8 (5.48%) XSLT
13 8 (5.48%) LESS
13 8 (5.48%) Semantic HTML
13 8 (5.48%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Open Source
2 8 (5.48%) W3C
2 8 (5.48%) Derivative
2 8 (5.48%) User Experience
3 7 (4.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) Social Media
5 2 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.70%) UNIX
2 7 (4.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.99%) TDD
3 38 (26.03%) E-Commerce
3 38 (26.03%) DevOps
4 33 (22.60%) Scrum
5 27 (18.49%) BDD
6 21 (14.38%) Functional Programming
7 18 (12.33%) OO
8 16 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.53%) Kanban
10 10 (6.85%) MapReduce
10 10 (6.85%) MVC
11 9 (6.16%) Pair Programming
12 6 (4.11%) Automated Testing
12 6 (4.11%) Analytics
12 6 (4.11%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.42%) Web Development
13 5 (3.42%) Extreme Programming
13 5 (3.42%) SOA
14 4 (2.74%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (88.36%) Java
2 82 (56.16%) JavaScript
3 60 (41.10%) Ruby
4 39 (26.71%) Scala
5 20 (13.70%) SQL
6 17 (11.64%) Perl
7 16 (10.96%) Bash Shell
7 16 (10.96%) Python
8 13 (8.90%) Haskell
8 13 (8.90%) Groovy
9 7 (4.79%) Golang
10 5 (3.42%) Lisp
11 4 (2.74%) Erlang
11 4 (2.74%) F#
11 4 (2.74%) ClojureScript
12 3 (2.05%) C#
13 2 (1.37%) PHP
13 2 (1.37%) C
14 1 (0.68%) C++
14 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (13.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (3.42%) Docker
2 2 (1.37%) vCloud
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (13.01%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (8.90%) Puppet
3 8 (5.48%) Ansible
4 7 (4.79%) Oozie
5 1 (0.68%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle
1 2 (1.37%) VMware
1 2 (1.37%) Google
2 1 (0.68%) Akamai
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe
2 1 (0.68%) CA
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