The table below looks at the statistics for Rendezvous skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rendezvous over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 559 480 525
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +45
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 54 97 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.64% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 81 48
Average daily rate
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£563 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £388
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 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
15771 15204 15018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 28.99% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 9867 8994
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 376
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.02 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Rendezvous
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Rendezvous Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rendezvous
Daily Rate Trend

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

Rendezvous Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rendezvous
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Rendezvous Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Rendezvous
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Rendezvous Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Rendezvous
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -48 54 £563 +7.14% 3
England -69 54 £563 +7.14% 3
City of London +15 15 £613 +2.08%
South East - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous.

1 106 (96.36%) TIBCO
2 59 (53.64%) Java
3 54 (49.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 52 (47.27%) Low Latency
5 49 (44.55%) Fixed Income
6 47 (42.73%) SQL
7 45 (40.91%) UNIX
7 45 (40.91%) Linux
8 44 (40.00%) Front Office
9 42 (38.18%) Electronic Trading
10 37 (33.64%) Banking
11 34 (30.91%) 29West
12 33 (30.00%) Multicast
12 33 (30.00%) Perl
13 32 (29.09%) Windows
13 32 (29.09%) Firewall
13 32 (29.09%) Multithreading
14 31 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (28.18%) TIBCO EMS
15 28 (25.45%) Middleware
15 28 (25.45%) Reuters
16 25 (22.73%) Finance
16 25 (22.73%) Oracle
17 24 (21.82%) C#
17 24 (21.82%) Python
18 23 (20.91%) Change Management
18 23 (20.91%) Investment Banking
19 22 (20.00%) Capacity Management
20 21 (19.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (19.09%) TDD

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (28.18%) TIBCO EMS
2 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.55%) Apache
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (3.64%) MQSeries
4 4 (3.64%) Confluence
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.73%) IIS
6 1 (0.91%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (15.45%) RMDS
2 12 (10.91%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 33 (30.00%) Multicast
2 32 (29.09%) Firewall
3 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.73%) LAN
4 3 (2.73%) WAN
4 3 (2.73%) HTTP
4 3 (2.73%) SAN
4 3 (2.73%) NAS
4 3 (2.73%) FCoE
4 3 (2.73%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.82%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.91%) BGP
6 1 (0.91%) DNS
6 1 (0.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.73%) HBase
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.82%) KDB
4 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) Informix
4 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) JIRA
2 6 (5.45%) JUnit
2 6 (5.45%) Mockito
3 3 (2.73%) Maven
3 3 (2.73%) Moq
3 3 (2.73%) NUnit
3 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.82%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.91%) Subversion
5 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (40.00%) Front Office
2 37 (33.64%) Banking
3 25 (22.73%) Finance
4 23 (20.91%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (48.18%) Developer
2 42 (38.18%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.45%) Linux Support
4 16 (14.55%) Applications Support
5 12 (10.91%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.91%) Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Front Office Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Java Swing Developer
11 4 (3.64%) WPF Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Support Specialist
12 3 (2.73%) Technical Support
12 3 (2.73%) Architect
12 3 (2.73%) Consultant
12 3 (2.73%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.45%) Middleware
2 19 (17.27%) JMS
3 18 (16.36%) Spring
4 13 (11.82%) .NET
5 12 (10.91%) HTML
5 12 (10.91%) Web Services
6 11 (10.00%) WPF
7 10 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (8.18%) HTML5
9 8 (7.27%) JavaFX
9 8 (7.27%) Swing
9 8 (7.27%) CSS
10 6 (5.45%) XML
10 6 (5.45%) WinForms
10 6 (5.45%) RESTful
11 5 (4.55%) WCF
11 5 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (3.64%) XSLT
12 4 (3.64%) J2EE
13 3 (2.73%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 54 (49.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 49 (44.55%) Fixed Income
3 9 (8.18%) Equities
4 6 (5.45%) Thin Client
4 6 (5.45%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.73%) Derivative
6 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.91%) UNIX
1 45 (40.91%) Linux
2 32 (29.09%) Windows
3 21 (19.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.64%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.91%) HPUX
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.27%) Low Latency
2 42 (38.18%) Electronic Trading
3 32 (29.09%) Multithreading
4 31 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (20.91%) Change Management
6 22 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 21 (19.09%) Project Management
7 21 (19.09%) TDD
8 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.09%) BDD
9 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.27%) OO
10 8 (7.27%) Automated Testing
11 6 (5.45%) Algorithmic Trading
11 6 (5.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 6 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.55%) Greeks
12 5 (4.55%) ITIL
12 5 (4.55%) OOD
13 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.64%) Java
2 47 (42.73%) SQL
3 33 (30.00%) Perl
4 24 (21.82%) C#
4 24 (21.82%) Python
5 14 (12.73%) C++
6 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.55%) C
7 4 (3.64%) VB
7 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.73%) VC++
8 3 (2.73%) C++/CLI
9 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) NFS
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (2.73%) SRDF
2 2 (1.82%) KVM
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) Control-M
2 2 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 106 (96.36%) TIBCO
2 34 (30.91%) 29West
3 28 (25.45%) Reuters
4 25 (22.73%) Oracle
5 21 (19.09%) Red Hat
6 20 (18.18%) MarketAxess
7 19 (17.27%) Sybase
8 18 (16.36%) eSpeed
9 15 (13.64%) ION Trading
10 9 (8.18%) Informatica
11 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
12 6 (5.45%) Remedy
13 4 (3.64%) Bloomberg
13 4 (3.64%) IBM
14 3 (2.73%) DataSynapse
14 3 (2.73%) Perforce
14 3 (2.73%) Cisco
14 3 (2.73%) NetApp
14 3 (2.73%) EMC
14 3 (2.73%) Intel
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