The table below looks at the statistics for Jackrabbit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Jackrabbit over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Jackrabbit
Rank 657 624 615
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Contract jobs citing Jackrabbit 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.008% 0.055% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate £450 £450 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £280
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12176 12755 12441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.78% 22.84% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8240 8233 7822
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 168 218
Average hourly rate £32.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £15.33 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

Jackrabbit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Jackrabbit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Jackrabbit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Jackrabbit
Daily Rate Trend

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

Jackrabbit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Jackrabbit
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jackrabbit within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -35 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -

Jackrabbit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Jackrabbit 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 Jackrabbit.

1 26 (96.30%) HTML
1 26 (96.30%) Java
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
1 26 (96.30%) PHP
1 26 (96.30%) CSS
1 26 (96.30%) Apache
1 26 (96.30%) Tomcat
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (96.30%) TDD
1 26 (96.30%) Spring
1 26 (96.30%) JSON
1 26 (96.30%) TeamCity
1 26 (96.30%) Unit Testing
1 26 (96.30%) Mockito
1 26 (96.30%) BDD
2 25 (92.59%) CSS3
2 25 (92.59%) MySQL
2 25 (92.59%) Ajax
2 25 (92.59%) MVC
2 25 (92.59%) OOP
2 25 (92.59%) OO
2 25 (92.59%) JBoss
2 25 (92.59%) Perl
2 25 (92.59%) HTML5
3 19 (70.37%) Web Services
4 14 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (51.85%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
5 13 (48.15%) RESTful
5 13 (48.15%) Apache Solr

Jackrabbit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Jackrabbit 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 Jackrabbit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (96.30%) Apache
1 26 (96.30%) Tomcat
2 25 (92.59%) JBoss
3 13 (48.15%) Apache Solr
3 13 (48.15%) Node.js
4 6 (22.22%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) MySQL
2 14 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (48.15%) MongoDB
4 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
4 7 (25.93%) Redis
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (96.30%) Mockito
1 26 (96.30%) TeamCity
2 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
3 13 (48.15%) JIRA
3 13 (48.15%) Liquibase
3 13 (48.15%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) GitLab
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Scala Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) CSS
1 26 (96.30%) HTML
1 26 (96.30%) JSON
1 26 (96.30%) Spring
2 25 (92.59%) Ajax
2 25 (92.59%) CSS3
2 25 (92.59%) HTML5
3 19 (70.37%) Web Services
4 14 (51.85%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (48.15%) CakePHP
5 13 (48.15%) Hibernate
5 13 (48.15%) RESTful
6 12 (44.44%) Express
7 7 (25.93%) REST
8 6 (22.22%) Play Framework
9 2 (7.41%) SOAP
10 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (3.70%) Apache Felix
10 1 (3.70%) Apache Sling
10 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (96.30%) BDD
1 26 (96.30%) TDD
1 26 (96.30%) Unit Testing
2 25 (92.59%) MVC
2 25 (92.59%) OO
2 25 (92.59%) OOP
3 12 (44.44%) Kanban
4 6 (22.22%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) Functional Programming
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
1 26 (96.30%) PHP
2 25 (92.59%) Perl
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) VMware