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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 641 613 585
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -28
Contract jobs citing JRules 1 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.036% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 31
Median daily rate - £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £438 £413
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.45 -

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
15051 15372 15096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.37% 27.44% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10620 10274 9875
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 213 211
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 2 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 25 June 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
London -5 1 - -
England -20 1 - -

JRules
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Ant
2 10 (83.33%) JSF
2 10 (83.33%) Maven
3 9 (75.00%) Java SE
3 9 (75.00%) Java EE
3 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) XML
3 9 (75.00%) Subversion
4 8 (66.67%) JBoss
4 8 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) IIS
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (66.67%) JPA
5 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (58.33%) LiveCycle
5 7 (58.33%) Confluence
5 7 (58.33%) DbUnit
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (58.33%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) Dojo
5 7 (58.33%) Selenium
5 7 (58.33%) REST
5 7 (58.33%) Splunk

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 8 (66.67%) IIS
1 8 (66.67%) JBoss
2 7 (58.33%) Confluence
2 7 (58.33%) FileNet
2 7 (58.33%) GeoServer
2 7 (58.33%) LiveCycle
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Gliffy
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Ant
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
2 9 (75.00%) Subversion
3 8 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (58.33%) DbUnit
4 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (58.33%) Hudson
4 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 7 (58.33%) JUnit
4 7 (58.33%) Selenium
4 7 (58.33%) Spock
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) JSF
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) Java EE
2 9 (75.00%) Java SE
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) JPA
4 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (58.33%) Dojo
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) JSTS
4 7 (58.33%) REST
4 7 (58.33%) XSD
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) OpenLayers
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) EJB
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (50.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Jython
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Adobe
1 7 (58.33%) ILOG
1 7 (58.33%) Kofax
1 7 (58.33%) Splunk
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) WorldPay