The table below looks at the statistics for JRules skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JRules over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 649 632 575
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -57
Contract jobs citing JRules 4 8 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.014% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.053% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 33
Median daily rate £473 £625 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +21.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 - £575
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
15280 14977 14864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.51% 26.85% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10694 9690 9758
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 200 202
Median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.64 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

JRules
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JRules Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JRules
Daily Rate Trend

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

JRules Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JRules
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JRules within the UK.

JRules Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JRules
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JRules within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wales - 4 £473 -
South Wales - 4 £473 -
Cardiff - 4 £473 -

JRules
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JRules also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JRules.

1 21 (95.45%) Java
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (95.45%) JSF
2 20 (90.91%) Maven
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) Ant
3 18 (81.82%) SOAP
3 18 (81.82%) XML
3 18 (81.82%) Subversion
4 17 (77.27%) Java SE
4 17 (77.27%) Java EE
5 16 (72.73%) JPA
5 16 (72.73%) Eclipse
6 15 (68.18%) Unix
6 15 (68.18%) WebLogic
6 15 (68.18%) SQL
6 15 (68.18%) Oracle
7 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
7 14 (63.64%) CSS
7 14 (63.64%) Waterfall
8 13 (59.09%) EJB
8 13 (59.09%) Web Services
8 13 (59.09%) UML
9 11 (50.00%) Toad
9 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
10 10 (45.45%) JMS
10 10 (45.45%) Jython
10 10 (45.45%) Process Management
10 10 (45.45%) Finance

JRules
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (68.18%) WebLogic
2 8 (36.36%) IIS
3 7 (31.82%) Confluence
3 7 (31.82%) FileNet
3 7 (31.82%) GeoServer
3 7 (31.82%) JBoss
3 7 (31.82%) LiveCycle
3 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Gliffy
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (9.09%) BigMachines
2 2 (9.09%) Eloqua
3 1 (4.55%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Ant
1 20 (90.91%) Maven
2 18 (81.82%) Subversion
3 16 (72.73%) Eclipse
4 11 (50.00%) Toad
5 7 (31.82%) DbUnit
5 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 7 (31.82%) Hudson
5 7 (31.82%) JIRA
5 7 (31.82%) JUnit
5 7 (31.82%) Selenium
5 7 (31.82%) Spock
5 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
1 21 (95.45%) Java Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Java Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) JSF
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
3 18 (81.82%) SOAP
3 18 (81.82%) XML
4 17 (77.27%) Java EE
4 17 (77.27%) Java SE
5 16 (72.73%) JPA
6 14 (63.64%) CSS
7 13 (59.09%) EJB
7 13 (59.09%) Web Services
8 10 (45.45%) JMS
9 8 (36.36%) jQuery
10 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
10 7 (31.82%) Dojo
10 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
10 7 (31.82%) JSTS
10 7 (31.82%) REST
10 7 (31.82%) XSD
11 6 (27.27%) OpenLayers
11 6 (27.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 13 (59.09%) UML
4 10 (45.45%) Process Management
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 6 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (27.27%) Document Management
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Time Management
9 2 (9.09%) CRM
10 1 (4.55%) BCP
10 1 (4.55%) BPMN
10 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 10 (45.45%) Jython
6 10 (45.45%) Python
6 10 (45.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Apex Code
8 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Control-M
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe
2 7 (31.82%) ILOG
2 7 (31.82%) Kofax
2 7 (31.82%) Splunk
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.09%) Siebel
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) WorldPay