The table below looks at the statistics for JRockit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JRockit over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle JRockit JVM
Rank - 663 636
Contract jobs citing JRockit 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.006% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16252 16360 15724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.86% 28.34% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11253 11310 10280
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 294 169
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.04 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.69% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.33 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

JRockit
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JRockit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JRockit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JRockit
Daily Rate Trend

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

JRockit Daily Rate Trend in the UK