The table below looks at the statistics for Rendezvous skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rendezvous over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 578 603 592
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 49 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.062% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.22% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 47
Median daily rate £650 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
+28.04% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
15571 15735 15493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.03% 28.77% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10772 10959 10575
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 258 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Rendezvous
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Rendezvous as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
England +14 47 £650 +13.04% 6
London +10 45 £650 +13.04% 5
City of London +11 10 £650 +13.04% 1
South East +12 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Luton - 1 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous.

1 85 (98.84%) TIBCO
2 57 (66.28%) Electronic Trading
3 55 (63.95%) Oracle
4 54 (62.79%) Java
5 53 (61.63%) Front Office
6 47 (54.65%) SQL Server
7 43 (50.00%) RMDS
8 38 (44.19%) Reuters
9 36 (41.86%) FIX Protocol
10 34 (39.53%) Windows
10 34 (39.53%) Linux
11 30 (34.88%) Fixed Income
12 29 (33.72%) Multithreading
13 28 (32.56%) SQL
14 27 (31.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (27.91%) Python
16 23 (26.74%) ION Trading
17 22 (25.58%) Middleware
18 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
19 20 (23.26%) C#
19 20 (23.26%) C++
19 20 (23.26%) Unix
20 19 (22.09%) Sybase
21 18 (20.93%) Oracle Coherence
21 18 (20.93%) WebSphere
21 18 (20.93%) XML
21 18 (20.93%) Tomcat
21 18 (20.93%) IBM
22 17 (19.77%) Oracle HTTP Server

Rendezvous
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 18 (20.93%) Oracle Coherence
1 18 (20.93%) Tomcat
1 18 (20.93%) WebSphere
2 17 (19.77%) Apache
2 17 (19.77%) IIS
2 17 (19.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.16%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 43 (50.00%) RMDS
2 8 (9.30%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.16%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.77%) FCoE
1 17 (19.77%) Fibre Channel
1 17 (19.77%) HTTP
1 17 (19.77%) iSCSI
1 17 (19.77%) Multicast
1 17 (19.77%) NAS
1 17 (19.77%) SAN
2 16 (18.60%) LAN
2 16 (18.60%) WAN
3 15 (17.44%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.98%) Internet
5 1 (1.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (54.65%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.77%) Hadoop
2 17 (19.77%) HBase
3 3 (3.49%) KDB
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) JasperReports
4 2 (2.33%) Kdb+
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.16%) DB2
5 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) JUnit
2 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.49%) Maven
3 2 (2.33%) NUnit
3 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.33%) SonarQube
3 2 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.16%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 53 (61.63%) Front Office
2 13 (15.12%) Banking
3 12 (13.95%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (56.98%) Developer
2 22 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 21 (24.42%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 19 (22.09%) C# Developer
4 19 (22.09%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 18 (20.93%) Architect
6 17 (19.77%) C++ Developer
6 17 (19.77%) C++/C# Developer
6 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (16.28%) Analyst
7 14 (16.28%) Support Analyst
8 13 (15.12%) Electronic Trading Support
8 13 (15.12%) FX Support Analyst
9 12 (13.95%) Real Time Developer
9 12 (13.95%) Unix Analyst
9 12 (13.95%) Unix Support
9 12 (13.95%) Unix Support Analyst
10 11 (12.79%) Front Office Developer
10 11 (12.79%) SQL Analyst
10 11 (12.79%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.86%) FIX Protocol
2 22 (25.58%) Middleware
3 18 (20.93%) XML
4 17 (19.77%) HTML
4 17 (19.77%) XSLT
5 12 (13.95%) Ultra Messaging
6 11 (12.79%) TIBCO EMS
7 7 (8.14%) WinForms
8 5 (5.81%) Web Services
9 4 (4.65%) JMS
10 3 (3.49%) .NET
11 1 (1.16%) J2EE
11 1 (1.16%) JSON
11 1 (1.16%) RESTful
11 1 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.88%) Fixed Income
2 27 (31.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.30%) Derivative
5 6 (6.98%) Credit Derivative
6 5 (5.81%) SCADA
7 4 (4.65%) Online Banking
8 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.33%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.33%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.33%) User Experience
9 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.16%) Equities
9 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.16%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Linux
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 20 (23.26%) Unix
3 17 (19.77%) Solaris
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (66.28%) Electronic Trading
2 29 (33.72%) Multithreading
3 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (18.60%) Benchmarking
6 15 (17.44%) Low Latency
7 13 (15.12%) Market Making
8 12 (13.95%) Workflow
9 11 (12.79%) Algorithmic Trading
10 9 (10.47%) DevOps
11 8 (9.30%) High Availability
12 7 (8.14%) Multithreaded Programming
13 6 (6.98%) Migration
14 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
15 4 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
15 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
15 4 (4.65%) Software Delivery
16 3 (3.49%) Capacity Management
16 3 (3.49%) OO
16 3 (3.49%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) Java
2 28 (32.56%) SQL
3 24 (27.91%) Python
4 20 (23.26%) C#
4 20 (23.26%) C++
5 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) NFS
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle RAC
1 17 (19.77%) SRDF
2 16 (18.60%) Hyper-V
2 16 (18.60%) KVM
2 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (18.60%) Xen
3 1 (1.16%) Docker
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.16%) Control-M
3 1 (1.16%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 85 (98.84%) TIBCO
2 55 (63.95%) Oracle
3 38 (44.19%) Reuters
4 23 (26.74%) ION Trading
5 19 (22.09%) Sybase
6 18 (20.93%) IBM
7 17 (19.77%) DataSynapse
7 17 (19.77%) EMC
7 17 (19.77%) Intel
7 17 (19.77%) NetApp
7 17 (19.77%) VMware
8 16 (18.60%) Cisco
9 10 (11.63%) Currenex
9 10 (11.63%) FXall
10 8 (9.30%) Informatica
11 6 (6.98%) AppDynamics
12 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.81%) Sun
13 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
13 2 (2.33%) Solace