The first table below looks at the demand for Complex Event Processing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Complex Event Processing over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Complex Event Processing (CEP)
Rank 568 536 580
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +44
Contract jobs citing Complex Event Processing 19 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.023% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 5
Average daily rate £393 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

Complex Event Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Complex Event Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Complex Event Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Complex Event Processing
Daily Rate Trend

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

Complex Event Processing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Complex Event Processing
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Complex Event Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Complex Event Processing Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Complex Event Processing
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Complex Event Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -72 19 £393 -28.63% 6
London -12 15 £275 -50.00% 3
City of London - 3 £705 - 1
South East - 2 £400 - 2
Scotland - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1

Complex Event Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Complex Event Processing 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 Complex Event Processing.

1 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (42.31%) Middleware
3 11 (42.31%) BPEL
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Service Bus
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle BPEL
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Big Data
7 6 (23.08%) Analytics
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.54%) Metastorm
10 3 (11.54%) CMS
10 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
10 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
10 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (11.54%) JMS

Complex Event Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Complex Event Processing 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 Complex Event Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Service Bus
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
4 2 (7.69%) WordPress
4 2 (7.69%) Drupal
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) NUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 6 (23.08%) SOA Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Architect
3 6 (23.08%) SOA Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (42.31%) Middleware
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (11.54%) JMS
3 3 (11.54%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) MapReduce
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
4 2 (7.69%) Kafka
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) JMX
4 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.85%) J2SE
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Exalytics
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.85%) Spread Betting
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) SOA
1 11 (42.31%) BPEL
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) Change Management
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
7 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) Android Development
7 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.69%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Scala
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Clojure
4 1 (3.85%) Groovy
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Metastorm
2 3 (11.54%) Ektron
2 3 (11.54%) StreamBase
3 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
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