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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Jackrabbit
Rank 591 563 536
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -27
Contract jobs citing Jackrabbit 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.070% 0.062% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
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£450 £388 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £280 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
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
11399 11231 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.64% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7336 6967 6200
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £270
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 133 184 207
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +8 8 £450 +20.00%
England -7 8 £450 +20.00%
City of London +21 6 £450 -

Jackrabbit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (96.43%) Java
1 27 (96.43%) JSP
2 26 (92.86%) Servlets
3 24 (85.71%) J2EE
3 24 (85.71%) Adobe CQ
3 24 (85.71%) Apache Sling
4 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (75.00%) TDD
5 21 (75.00%) Java SE
5 21 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
6 20 (71.43%) Web Development
7 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (67.86%) Maven
8 18 (64.29%) Mockito
8 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
9 17 (60.71%) Apache Felix
9 17 (60.71%) Subversion
9 17 (60.71%) JUnit
10 15 (53.57%) Spring
11 14 (50.00%) SEO
12 13 (46.43%) CMS
13 11 (39.29%) Adobe
13 11 (39.29%) RESTful
14 6 (21.43%) Apache Flex
14 6 (21.43%) Selenium
14 6 (21.43%) JBoss
14 6 (21.43%) Middleware
15 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
15 5 (17.86%) UNIX
15 5 (17.86%) JSR 170

Jackrabbit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (85.71%) Adobe CQ
2 13 (46.43%) CMS
3 6 (21.43%) JBoss
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
4 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.71%) Mule
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (7.14%) Liferay
6 2 (7.14%) Magnolia
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Maven
2 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 18 (64.29%) Mockito
3 17 (60.71%) JUnit
3 17 (60.71%) Subversion
4 6 (21.43%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.57%) Liquibase
6 1 (3.57%) GitLab
6 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.57%) Ant
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 24 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) JSP
2 26 (92.86%) Servlets
3 24 (85.71%) J2EE
3 24 (85.71%) Apache Sling
4 21 (75.00%) Java SE
5 17 (60.71%) Apache Felix
6 15 (53.57%) Spring
7 11 (39.29%) RESTful
8 6 (21.43%) Apache Flex
8 6 (21.43%) Middleware
9 5 (17.86%) JSR 170
9 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
9 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.29%) JSTL
10 4 (14.29%) jQuery
10 4 (14.29%) HTML5
10 4 (14.29%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) SOAP
11 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) TDD
2 21 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (71.43%) Web Development
4 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (50.00%) SEO
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Content Management
8 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.57%) BDD
9 1 (3.57%) Kanban
9 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) FatWire