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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
UK
Rank 550 606 529
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -77
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 41 12 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.024% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.082% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 44
Median daily rate £650 £588 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £405 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £410 £513
% change year-on-year
+64.63% -20.00%
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
13725 14711 13932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.69% 28.92% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9437 10132 9429
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 265 184
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +68 39 £650 +10.63% 8
London +46 39 £650 +8.33% 6
City of London - 8 £650 - 2
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 82 (98.80%) TIBCO
2 62 (74.70%) Electronic Trading
3 53 (63.86%) Oracle
4 51 (61.45%) SQL Server
5 50 (60.24%) RMDS
6 48 (57.83%) Front Office
6 48 (57.83%) Java
7 47 (56.63%) Reuters
8 41 (49.40%) Fixed Income
9 39 (46.99%) FIX Protocol
10 35 (42.17%) ION Trading
10 35 (42.17%) Multithreading
11 33 (39.76%) Linux
12 25 (30.12%) Windows
13 22 (26.51%) JUnit
14 21 (25.30%) SQL
14 21 (25.30%) Middleware
15 20 (24.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (22.89%) C#
17 18 (21.69%) Unix
18 17 (20.48%) Workflow
18 17 (20.48%) Oracle Workflow
18 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (19.28%) Python
20 14 (16.87%) C++
20 14 (16.87%) Finance
21 13 (15.66%) Banking
21 13 (15.66%) Sybase
21 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP

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 17 (20.48%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (13.25%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.25%) WebSphere
3 10 (12.05%) Apache
3 10 (12.05%) IIS
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.20%) JBoss
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.20%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 50 (60.24%) RMDS
2 6 (7.23%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (6.02%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.05%) FCoE
2 10 (12.05%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (12.05%) HTTP
2 10 (12.05%) iSCSI
2 10 (12.05%) Multicast
2 10 (12.05%) NAS
2 10 (12.05%) SAN
3 9 (10.84%) LAN
3 9 (10.84%) WAN
4 5 (6.02%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (61.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) Hadoop
2 10 (12.05%) HBase
3 7 (8.43%) KDB
4 6 (7.23%) DB2
4 6 (7.23%) Kdb+
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) JUnit
2 7 (8.43%) Maven
2 7 (8.43%) Subversion
3 5 (6.02%) NUnit
3 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.20%) Mockito
4 1 (1.20%) Robot Framework
General
1 48 (57.83%) Front Office
2 14 (16.87%) Finance
3 13 (15.66%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (62.65%) Developer
2 31 (37.35%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 30 (36.14%) Java Developer
4 25 (30.12%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 16 (19.28%) C# Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Analyst
6 12 (14.46%) Electronic Trading Support
6 12 (14.46%) Real Time Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Support Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Architect
7 11 (13.25%) C++ Developer
7 11 (13.25%) C++/C# Developer
7 11 (13.25%) FX Support Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Senior Developer
8 10 (12.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 10 (12.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (12.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (12.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (12.05%) SQL Support Analyst
8 10 (12.05%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) FIX Protocol
2 21 (25.30%) Middleware
3 11 (13.25%) XML
4 10 (12.05%) HTML
4 10 (12.05%) JMS
4 10 (12.05%) XSLT
5 9 (10.84%) TIBCO EMS
6 8 (9.64%) WinForms
7 6 (7.23%) .NET
8 5 (6.02%) Ultra Messaging
8 5 (6.02%) Web Services
8 5 (6.02%) WPF
9 2 (2.41%) JNI
10 1 (1.20%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.20%) J2EE
10 1 (1.20%) JSON
10 1 (1.20%) RESTful
10 1 (1.20%) SOAP
10 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (49.40%) Fixed Income
2 20 (24.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (12.05%) Derivative
5 7 (8.43%) Credit Derivative
6 5 (6.02%) User Experience
7 4 (4.82%) SCADA
8 3 (3.61%) Equities
8 3 (3.61%) Online Banking
9 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.41%) Fintech
10 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.76%) Linux
2 25 (30.12%) Windows
3 18 (21.69%) Unix
4 10 (12.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (74.70%) Electronic Trading
2 35 (42.17%) Multithreading
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.48%) Workflow
5 13 (15.66%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (13.25%) Market Making
7 10 (12.05%) Algorithmic Trading
7 10 (12.05%) Multithreaded Programming
8 9 (10.84%) Benchmarking
8 9 (10.84%) DevOps
9 8 (9.64%) Low Latency
10 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.23%) OO
11 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.02%) Migration
11 5 (6.02%) MVVM
12 4 (4.82%) Knowledge Management
12 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.82%) Software Delivery
13 3 (3.61%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.83%) Java
2 21 (25.30%) SQL
3 19 (22.89%) C#
4 16 (19.28%) Python
5 14 (16.87%) C++
6 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.02%) XAML
8 2 (2.41%) C
9 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) NFS
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (12.05%) SRDF
2 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.84%) KVM
2 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.84%) Xen
3 1 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.41%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.20%) Control-M
3 1 (1.20%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (98.80%) TIBCO
2 53 (63.86%) Oracle
3 47 (56.63%) Reuters
4 35 (42.17%) ION Trading
5 13 (15.66%) Sybase
6 11 (13.25%) IBM
7 10 (12.05%) Currenex
7 10 (12.05%) DataSynapse
7 10 (12.05%) EMC
7 10 (12.05%) FXall
7 10 (12.05%) Intel
7 10 (12.05%) NetApp
7 10 (12.05%) VMware
8 9 (10.84%) Cisco
9 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.82%) AppDynamics
10 4 (4.82%) Sun
11 2 (2.41%) MuleSoft
11 2 (2.41%) Solace
12 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg