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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Jackrabbit
Rank 605 591 547
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -44
Contract jobs citing Jackrabbit 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.057% 0.026% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
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£450 £280 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £280 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £280 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate - £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
12326 11710 10100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.77% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8040 7446 6050
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 196 212
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.50 £15.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £55.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Jackrabbit within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Jackrabbit Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015. 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
London -2 7 £450 - 1
England -13 7 £450 +60.71% 1
City of London +23 5 £450 -

Jackrabbit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) JSP
1 19 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 19 (100.00%) Apache Sling
2 18 (94.74%) Servlets
2 18 (94.74%) Java
3 17 (89.47%) Web Development
4 16 (84.21%) Java SE
4 16 (84.21%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (84.21%) J2EE
5 14 (73.68%) TDD
5 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (68.42%) Maven
7 12 (63.16%) Subversion
7 12 (63.16%) JUnit
7 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
7 12 (63.16%) Apache Felix
7 12 (63.16%) Mockito
8 11 (57.89%) SEO
9 10 (52.63%) CMS
9 10 (52.63%) Spring
10 9 (47.37%) RESTful
10 9 (47.37%) Adobe
11 6 (31.58%) Apache Flex
12 4 (21.05%) Selenium
12 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
12 4 (21.05%) Middleware
12 4 (21.05%) UNIX
13 3 (15.79%) IBM
13 3 (15.79%) JSR 170

Jackrabbit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (52.63%) CMS
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (10.53%) Liferay
4 2 (10.53%) Magnolia
4 2 (10.53%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Maven
2 12 (63.16%) JUnit
2 12 (63.16%) Subversion
2 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
2 12 (63.16%) Mockito
3 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
1 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (89.47%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (5.26%) CMS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) JSP
1 19 (100.00%) Apache Sling
2 18 (94.74%) Servlets
3 16 (84.21%) J2EE
3 16 (84.21%) Java SE
4 12 (63.16%) Apache Felix
5 10 (52.63%) Spring
6 9 (47.37%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) Apache Flex
8 4 (21.05%) Middleware
9 3 (15.79%) JSR 170
10 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
10 2 (10.53%) WebCenter
10 2 (10.53%) JMX
10 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
10 2 (10.53%) OSGi
10 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
10 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Web Development
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (57.89%) SEO
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) FatWire