The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 548 486 508
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +22
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 56 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 63 45
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£575 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 - £298
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
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

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 28 July 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 11 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 28 July 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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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
England -31 55 £575 +4.54% 8
London -11 54 £575 +4.54% 6
City of London +2 21 £600 - 1
Berkshire +5 1 - - 2
South East -25 1 - - 2
Knutsford - - - -
North West - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Slough - - - -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 109 (98.20%) TIBCO
2 63 (56.76%) UNIX
3 59 (53.15%) Java
4 58 (52.25%) Electronic Trading
5 55 (49.55%) Low Latency
5 55 (49.55%) Linux
5 55 (49.55%) Front Office
6 53 (47.75%) SQL
7 52 (46.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 46 (41.44%) Fixed Income
9 45 (40.54%) Multithreading
9 45 (40.54%) Banking
10 39 (35.14%) Perl
11 38 (34.23%) Reuters
12 37 (33.33%) Windows
13 36 (32.43%) Investment Banking
14 34 (30.63%) 29West
15 32 (28.83%) TIBCO EMS
16 31 (27.93%) Middleware
17 30 (27.03%) Change Management
17 30 (27.03%) Oracle
17 30 (27.03%) Python
18 29 (26.13%) Multicast
19 28 (25.23%) MarketAxess
19 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
20 26 (23.42%) Firewall
21 24 (21.62%) Red Hat
21 24 (21.62%) Sybase
21 24 (21.62%) C++
21 24 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 32 (28.83%) TIBCO EMS
2 9 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (5.41%) Apache
4 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.60%) IIS
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (2.70%) Confluence
7 2 (1.80%) GemFire
7 2 (1.80%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.80%) MTS
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (17.12%) RMDS
2 12 (10.81%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.13%) Multicast
2 26 (23.42%) Firewall
3 7 (6.31%) HTTP
4 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.60%) NAS
5 4 (3.60%) FCoE
5 4 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (3.60%) LAN
5 4 (3.60%) WAN
5 4 (3.60%) SAN
6 1 (0.90%) BGP
6 1 (0.90%) SS7
6 1 (0.90%) ISUP
6 1 (0.90%) INAP
6 1 (0.90%) LDAP
6 1 (0.90%) SMS
6 1 (0.90%) DNS
6 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) KDB
3 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.60%) HBase
4 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.90%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) JUnit
2 8 (7.21%) Mockito
3 4 (3.60%) JIRA
4 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.80%) jMock
5 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 55 (49.55%) Front Office
2 45 (40.54%) Banking
3 36 (32.43%) Investment Banking
4 20 (18.02%) Finance
5 4 (3.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (45.95%) Developer
2 44 (39.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Applications Support
4 18 (16.22%) Linux Support
5 13 (11.71%) Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Middleware Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Communications Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) C++ Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.60%) Architect
12 3 (2.70%) Support Specialist
12 3 (2.70%) Administrator
12 3 (2.70%) C++/C# Developer
12 3 (2.70%) Lead Architect
13 2 (1.80%) Agile Java Developer
13 2 (1.80%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.93%) Middleware
2 13 (11.71%) Spring
2 13 (11.71%) JMS
3 11 (9.91%) XML
4 8 (7.21%) .NET
4 8 (7.21%) WinForms
5 6 (5.41%) WPF
6 5 (4.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (4.50%) XSLT
7 4 (3.60%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (3.60%) WCF
7 4 (3.60%) HTML
8 1 (0.90%) Swing
8 1 (0.90%) SOAP
8 1 (0.90%) Web Services
8 1 (0.90%) XSD
8 1 (0.90%) WF
8 1 (0.90%) JavaFX
8 1 (0.90%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (46.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 46 (41.44%) Fixed Income
3 11 (9.91%) Equities
4 4 (3.60%) Derivative
5 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) IVR
7 1 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 63 (56.76%) UNIX
2 55 (49.55%) Linux
3 37 (33.33%) Windows
4 24 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.31%) Solaris
6 6 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Electronic Trading
2 55 (49.55%) Low Latency
3 45 (40.54%) Multithreading
4 30 (27.03%) Change Management
5 23 (20.72%) Project Management
6 22 (19.82%) Capacity Management
7 17 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.71%) TDD
9 11 (9.91%) ITIL
10 9 (8.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 8 (7.21%) Analytics
11 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.41%) OO
14 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (3.60%) BDD
15 4 (3.60%) Benchmarking
15 4 (3.60%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) Java
2 53 (47.75%) SQL
3 39 (35.14%) Perl
4 30 (27.03%) Python
5 24 (21.62%) C++
6 21 (18.92%) C#
7 10 (9.01%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.21%) C
9 7 (6.31%) VB
10 3 (2.70%) VC++
10 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.70%) C++/CLI
11 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.90%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) NFS
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.60%) SRDF
3 1 (0.90%) KVM
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 109 (98.20%) TIBCO
2 38 (34.23%) Reuters
3 34 (30.63%) 29West
4 30 (27.03%) Oracle
5 28 (25.23%) MarketAxess
6 24 (21.62%) Sybase
6 24 (21.62%) Red Hat
7 21 (18.92%) eSpeed
8 20 (18.02%) ION Trading
9 12 (10.81%) Bloomberg
10 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
11 9 (8.11%) IBM
12 8 (7.21%) Splunk
12 8 (7.21%) Cyber-Ark
13 4 (3.60%) DataSynapse
13 4 (3.60%) Cisco
13 4 (3.60%) EMC
13 4 (3.60%) Intel
13 4 (3.60%) Informatica
13 4 (3.60%) NetApp
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