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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 501 495 502
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 75 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.52% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 58 33
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£600 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £730 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+51.72% -
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
14022 13562 12160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.72% 26.98% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9222 8450 7632
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 260 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 5 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 27 February 2015. 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 -21 68 £600 -4.00% 6
London -27 49 £600 -4.00% 6
City of London +1 10 £650 +1.96% 4
South East -21 9 - -
Kent - - - -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 127 (96.95%) TIBCO
2 82 (62.60%) Java
3 55 (41.98%) Linux
4 50 (38.17%) Finance
4 50 (38.17%) TIBCO EMS
5 48 (36.64%) Front Office
6 46 (35.11%) UNIX
7 45 (34.35%) Low Latency
8 43 (32.82%) Windows
9 42 (32.06%) Oracle
10 41 (31.30%) Fixed Income
11 39 (29.77%) Firewall
11 39 (29.77%) SQL
11 39 (29.77%) Multicast
12 38 (29.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 36 (27.48%) Multithreading
14 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
15 32 (24.43%) Banking
16 31 (23.66%) RMDS
17 30 (22.90%) JMS
18 29 (22.14%) C#
18 29 (22.14%) Electronic Trading
19 28 (21.37%) 29West
19 28 (21.37%) Middleware
20 27 (20.61%) ITIL
20 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (18.32%) Change Management
22 23 (17.56%) TCP/IP
22 23 (17.56%) C++
23 21 (16.03%) Python

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 50 (38.17%) TIBCO EMS
2 16 (12.21%) IIS
3 12 (9.16%) Apache
3 12 (9.16%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.63%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 9 (6.87%) MQSeries
6 7 (5.34%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (4.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.29%) JBoss
9 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.76%) Jetty
10 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 31 (23.66%) RMDS
2 21 (16.03%) ION MarketView
3 10 (7.63%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 39 (29.77%) Firewall
1 39 (29.77%) Multicast
2 23 (17.56%) TCP/IP
3 18 (13.74%) DNS
4 17 (12.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 17 (12.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 16 (12.21%) Wireshark
5 16 (12.21%) DHCP
6 7 (5.34%) HTTP
7 6 (4.58%) LAN
7 6 (4.58%) SAN
7 6 (4.58%) WAN
7 6 (4.58%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.58%) NAS
7 6 (4.58%) FCoE
7 6 (4.58%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (3.82%) Network Security
9 1 (0.76%) SMS
9 1 (0.76%) UMTS
9 1 (0.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.05%) HBase
5 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.76%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Maven
2 8 (6.11%) Ant
2 8 (6.11%) JUnit
2 8 (6.11%) NUnit
2 8 (6.11%) Moq
2 8 (6.11%) Mockito
3 7 (5.34%) Subversion
3 7 (5.34%) JIRA
4 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.82%) MSBuild
5 5 (3.82%) Gradle
5 5 (3.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.82%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.76%) VTune
7 1 (0.76%) Valgrind
General
1 50 (38.17%) Finance
2 48 (36.64%) Front Office
3 32 (24.43%) Banking
4 14 (10.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (39.69%) Developer
2 41 (31.30%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.50%) Consultant
4 15 (11.45%) Network Consultant
5 11 (8.40%) Firewall Consultant
6 7 (5.34%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.34%) Security Consultant
6 7 (5.34%) Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) TIBCO Specialist
7 6 (4.58%) Front Office Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.82%) Architect
8 5 (3.82%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (3.82%) C++ Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.90%) JMS
2 28 (21.37%) Middleware
3 20 (15.27%) FIX Protocol
4 19 (14.50%) .NET
5 18 (13.74%) HTML
5 18 (13.74%) Spring
6 17 (12.98%) Web Services
7 13 (9.92%) WPF
8 10 (7.63%) J2EE
9 8 (6.11%) XML
10 7 (5.34%) JDBC
10 7 (5.34%) HTML5
11 6 (4.58%) Silverlight
11 6 (4.58%) XSLT
12 5 (3.82%) Django
12 5 (3.82%) JNI
13 4 (3.05%) JavaFX
13 4 (3.05%) RESTful
13 4 (3.05%) Swing
13 4 (3.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (31.30%) Fixed Income
2 38 (29.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (12.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.58%) Equities
5 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.05%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.05%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.53%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.76%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.76%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.76%) IVR
8 1 (0.76%) Derivative
8 1 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (41.98%) Linux
2 46 (35.11%) UNIX
3 43 (32.82%) Windows
4 18 (13.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.34%) AIX
5 7 (5.34%) Solaris
6 3 (2.29%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.53%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.35%) Low Latency
2 36 (27.48%) Multithreading
3 29 (22.14%) Electronic Trading
4 27 (20.61%) ITIL
4 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (18.32%) Change Management
6 21 (16.03%) Load Balancing
7 20 (15.27%) TDD
8 18 (13.74%) Network Architecture
9 17 (12.98%) Capacity Management
10 15 (11.45%) Service Management
11 12 (9.16%) Project Management
12 11 (8.40%) Problem Management
12 11 (8.40%) Release Management
13 10 (7.63%) OO
13 10 (7.63%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 9 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.87%) OOD
14 9 (6.87%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 82 (62.60%) Java
2 39 (29.77%) SQL
3 29 (22.14%) C#
4 23 (17.56%) C++
5 21 (16.03%) Python
6 17 (12.98%) Perl
7 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
8 9 (6.87%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.34%) C
10 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.29%) VB
12 1 (0.76%) VC++
12 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) CISSP
2 1 (0.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) NFS
2 6 (4.58%) Xen
2 6 (4.58%) KVM
2 6 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.58%) SRDF
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.76%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 10 (7.63%) TIBCO Hawk
1 10 (7.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (3.82%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (96.95%) TIBCO
2 42 (32.06%) Oracle
3 28 (21.37%) 29West
4 21 (16.03%) ION Trading
4 21 (16.03%) Cisco
5 18 (13.74%) Red Hat
5 18 (13.74%) CheckPoint
5 18 (13.74%) Juniper
5 18 (13.74%) Blue Coat
5 18 (13.74%) Bloomberg
5 18 (13.74%) F5
5 18 (13.74%) TippingPoint
6 17 (12.98%) Tufin
6 17 (12.98%) Reuters
6 17 (12.98%) LogLogic
7 16 (12.21%) Tradeweb
7 16 (12.21%) Radianz
8 15 (11.45%) NetScout
8 15 (11.45%) SolarWinds
9 12 (9.16%) Sybase
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