The first table below looks at the demand for JRules skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JRules over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM ILOG JRules
Rank 541 534 548
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing JRules 47 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.046% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 27
Average daily rate £513 £500 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 - £370
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 12752 15272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 26.68% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9721 7959 9018
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 359 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

JRules
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JRules within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JRules within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

JRules Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JRules within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -10 47 £513 +2.50% 2
London -5 42 £500 - 2
City of London -4 10 £563 +2.27% 1
South East -24 1 £333 -
Surrey - 1 £333 -
West Sussex - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
South Coast - - - -

JRules
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JRules 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 JRules.

1 60 (66.67%) Java
2 51 (56.67%) Oracle
3 40 (44.44%) Finance
4 33 (36.67%) Banking
5 31 (34.44%) WebLogic
6 29 (32.22%) J2EE
6 29 (32.22%) Spring
7 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (30.00%) Investment Banking
9 25 (27.78%) ILOG
10 21 (23.33%) TDD
11 20 (22.22%) SQL
11 20 (22.22%) JBoss
11 20 (22.22%) Oracle Database
12 18 (20.00%) Degree
12 18 (20.00%) Drools
13 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
14 16 (17.78%) UML
14 16 (17.78%) Project Management
14 16 (17.78%) QA
15 15 (16.67%) TeamCity
15 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
15 15 (16.67%) Windows
15 15 (16.67%) IBM
15 15 (16.67%) SOA
16 14 (15.56%) Tomcat
16 14 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (14.44%) OO
18 12 (13.33%) Hibernate
18 12 (13.33%) Scrum

JRules
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JRules 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 JRules. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (34.44%) WebLogic
2 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 14 (15.56%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (6.67%) Apache
7 2 (2.22%) IIS
8 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.11%) Documaker
5 1 (1.11%) Staffware
5 1 (1.11%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) DSL
2 3 (3.33%) FTP
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.67%) EDRMS
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.56%) DTS
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 9 (10.00%) Hudson
2 9 (10.00%) JUnit
2 9 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.89%) Subversion
3 8 (8.89%) Ant
4 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (1.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.11%) WebLOAD
5 1 (1.11%) Toad
5 1 (1.11%) Introscope
5 1 (1.11%) FishEye
5 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (44.44%) Finance
2 33 (36.67%) Banking
3 27 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.89%) Back Office
5 5 (5.56%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Architect
2 24 (26.67%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (14.44%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.89%) Lead Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Integration Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.22%) J2EE
1 29 (32.22%) Spring
2 18 (20.00%) Drools
3 12 (13.33%) JMS
3 12 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 11 (12.22%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (12.22%) Web Services
4 11 (12.22%) NHibernate
4 11 (12.22%) Java EE
4 11 (12.22%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (11.11%) Apache Camel
5 10 (11.11%) Middleware
6 9 (10.00%) XML
6 9 (10.00%) .NET
7 7 (7.78%) JSON
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.67%) FpML
9 4 (4.44%) EJB
9 4 (4.44%) JDBC
9 4 (4.44%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) PMI
2 6 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (6.67%) Derivative
2 6 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.33%) Open Source
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Linux
3 4 (4.44%) UNIX
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) TDD
3 16 (17.78%) UML
3 16 (17.78%) Project Management
4 15 (16.67%) SOA
5 13 (14.44%) OO
6 12 (13.33%) Scrum
7 11 (12.22%) Workflow
8 9 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (10.00%) Cash Management
9 8 (8.89%) BPMN
9 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.89%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.78%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (7.78%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (6.67%) Wealth Management
11 6 (6.67%) Business Transformation
11 6 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (66.67%) Java
2 20 (22.22%) SQL
3 11 (12.22%) C#
4 5 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.11%) Python
5 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.11%) Jython
5 1 (1.11%) XPath
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (56.67%) Oracle
2 25 (27.78%) ILOG
3 20 (22.22%) JBoss
4 15 (16.67%) IBM
5 11 (12.22%) TIBCO
6 6 (6.67%) VMware
6 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.56%) webMethods
8 3 (3.33%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.22%) Siebel
9 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.11%) Compuware
10 1 (1.11%) CA
10 1 (1.11%) Informatica
10 1 (1.11%) Remedy
10 1 (1.11%) Cordys
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago