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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 599 556 561
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +5
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 54 84 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 58 42
Median daily rate £600 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £650 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +52.00%
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
15280 14977 14864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.51% 26.85% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10694 9690 9758
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 200 202
Median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.64 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £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 May 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 15 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 May 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 -55 53 £600 +4.34% 12
London -20 46 £600 +4.34% 6
City of London +27 5 £638 +2.00% 2
South East -25 4 £640 +34.73% 2
Surrey -16 3 £640 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £525 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £645 - 2
Sheffield - 2 £525 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £525 - 1
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - 1 £635 - 2
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £635 - 2

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 69 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 44 (63.77%) Oracle
2 44 (63.77%) SQL Server
3 38 (55.07%) Electronic Trading
4 33 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (47.83%) Front Office
5 32 (46.38%) Fixed Income
5 32 (46.38%) ION Trading
6 29 (42.03%) Reuters
7 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
7 28 (40.58%) Java
7 28 (40.58%) RMDS
8 27 (39.13%) Linux
9 26 (37.68%) C#
9 26 (37.68%) SQL
10 25 (36.23%) User Experience
11 24 (34.78%) MVVM
11 24 (34.78%) .NET
12 23 (33.33%) Windows
13 22 (31.88%) WPF
14 21 (30.43%) XAML
14 21 (30.43%) Sybase
15 20 (28.99%) Visual Studio
15 20 (28.99%) NUnit
16 18 (26.09%) Middleware
16 18 (26.09%) Multicast
17 17 (24.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (23.19%) Banking
18 16 (23.19%) TIBCO EMS
18 16 (23.19%) ION MarketView

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 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) Apache
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.80%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (40.58%) RMDS
2 16 (23.19%) ION MarketView
3 7 (10.14%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) Multicast
2 10 (14.49%) FCoE
2 10 (14.49%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (14.49%) iSCSI
2 10 (14.49%) LAN
2 10 (14.49%) NAS
2 10 (14.49%) SAN
2 10 (14.49%) WAN
3 9 (13.04%) Firewall
3 9 (13.04%) HTTP
4 2 (2.90%) BGP
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (63.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 9 (13.04%) HBase
3 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.25%) JasperReports
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) NUnit
1 20 (28.99%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Maven
2 5 (7.25%) SoapUI
2 5 (7.25%) SonarQube
2 5 (7.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.80%) JUnit
4 2 (2.90%) Ant
4 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (47.83%) Front Office
2 16 (23.19%) Banking
3 11 (15.94%) Finance
4 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) C# Developer
3 21 (30.43%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 17 (24.64%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
5 16 (23.19%) C# WPF Developer
5 16 (23.19%) WPF Developer
6 13 (18.84%) .NET Developer
6 13 (18.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (18.84%) UX Developer
7 12 (17.39%) Architect
7 12 (17.39%) XAML Developer
8 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
9 10 (14.49%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (13.04%) Front Office Developer
10 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 7 (10.14%) TIBCO Developer
13 6 (8.70%) SQL Developer
14 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
15 4 (5.80%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.78%) .NET
2 22 (31.88%) WPF
3 18 (26.09%) Middleware
4 16 (23.19%) TIBCO EMS
5 11 (15.94%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (15.94%) XML
6 8 (11.59%) HTML
6 8 (11.59%) JMS
6 8 (11.59%) XSLT
7 7 (10.14%) Spring
8 6 (8.70%) Web Services
9 5 (7.25%) Apache Camel
10 3 (4.35%) Reactive Extensions
11 2 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.90%) FpML
11 2 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.90%) Ultra Messaging
11 2 (2.90%) WCF
11 2 (2.90%) WinForms
12 1 (1.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (46.38%) Fixed Income
3 25 (36.23%) User Experience
4 17 (24.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (11.59%) Derivative
6 4 (5.80%) Equities
7 3 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.35%) Eurex
8 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (20.29%) Unix
4 10 (14.49%) Solaris
5 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Electronic Trading
2 24 (34.78%) MVVM
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.94%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (14.49%) Benchmarking
6 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
7 8 (11.59%) Project Management
7 8 (11.59%) Workflow
8 6 (8.70%) Low Latency
9 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.25%) SDLC
9 5 (7.25%) TDD
10 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.80%) DevOps
11 3 (4.35%) Change Management
11 3 (4.35%) OO
11 3 (4.35%) OOD
12 2 (2.90%) Migration
12 2 (2.90%) SOA
12 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) C#
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 21 (30.43%) XAML
4 9 (13.04%) Perl
5 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.14%) Python
7 4 (5.80%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
1 10 (14.49%) KVM
1 10 (14.49%) NFS
1 10 (14.49%) SRDF
1 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (14.49%) Xen
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.45%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 44 (63.77%) Oracle
3 32 (46.38%) ION Trading
4 29 (42.03%) Reuters
5 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
6 21 (30.43%) Sybase
7 11 (15.94%) IBM
8 10 (14.49%) Cisco
8 10 (14.49%) DataSynapse
8 10 (14.49%) EMC
8 10 (14.49%) Intel
8 10 (14.49%) NetApp
8 10 (14.49%) VMware
9 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.25%) Sonatype
11 3 (4.35%) Currenex
11 3 (4.35%) eSpeed
11 3 (4.35%) MarketAxess
12 2 (2.90%) BT
12 2 (2.90%) Perforce
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