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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Jackrabbit
Rank 574 570 548
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing Jackrabbit 21 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.023% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 6
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£475 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -
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
11571 11749 11016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.97% 22.77% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7713 7225 6675
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 267 274
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 2014.

Jackrabbit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Jackrabbit
Top 2 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 19 December 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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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 +33 19 £450 - 1
England -18 19 £450 - 1

Jackrabbit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
2 20 (74.07%) JSP
2 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
3 19 (70.37%) Mockito
3 19 (70.37%) Maven
3 19 (70.37%) Servlets
3 19 (70.37%) J2EE
4 17 (62.96%) Subversion
4 17 (62.96%) Adobe CQ
4 17 (62.96%) Apache Sling
5 16 (59.26%) Java SE
5 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (59.26%) JUnit
5 16 (59.26%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (51.85%) Apache Felix
7 13 (48.15%) Web Development
7 13 (48.15%) Spring
8 12 (44.44%) SEO
9 10 (37.04%) CMS
10 9 (33.33%) RESTful
11 7 (25.93%) MySQL
11 7 (25.93%) XML
11 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
12 6 (22.22%) JBoss
12 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
12 6 (22.22%) Middleware
12 6 (22.22%) JSON
13 5 (18.52%) Selenium

Jackrabbit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) Adobe CQ
2 10 (37.04%) CMS
3 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
4 6 (22.22%) JBoss
5 5 (18.52%) Apache
6 3 (11.11%) Drupal
6 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
6 3 (11.11%) Mule
6 3 (11.11%) Magnolia
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 3 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (11.11%) LDAP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Couchbase
3 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.11%) Aerospike
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) QlikView
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
2 19 (70.37%) Mockito
2 19 (70.37%) Maven
3 17 (62.96%) Subversion
4 16 (59.26%) JUnit
5 5 (18.52%) Selenium
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
7 3 (11.11%) Liquibase
7 3 (11.11%) GitLab
8 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.70%) Hudson
8 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) JSP
2 19 (70.37%) Servlets
2 19 (70.37%) J2EE
3 17 (62.96%) Apache Sling
4 16 (59.26%) Java SE
5 14 (51.85%) Apache Felix
6 13 (48.15%) Spring
7 9 (33.33%) RESTful
8 7 (25.93%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
9 6 (22.22%) Middleware
9 6 (22.22%) JSON
10 5 (18.52%) CSS
10 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 4 (14.81%) SOAP
11 4 (14.81%) Web Services
11 4 (14.81%) jQuery
11 4 (14.81%) JSTL
11 4 (14.81%) HTML5
12 3 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 3 (11.11%) Mashup
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (74.07%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (59.26%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (48.15%) Web Development
4 12 (44.44%) SEO
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (3.70%) Kanban
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Zenoss
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Sun
2 3 (11.11%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) IBM