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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 606 549 521
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -28
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 20 63 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.45% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 58
Average daily rate £600 £600 £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £440 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate - £513 £363
% change year-on-year
- +41.37%
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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 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 3 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London -14 20 £600 - 1
England -39 20 £600 - 1
City of London +26 1 £650 -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 58 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 35 (60.34%) Electronic Trading
3 34 (58.62%) Linux
4 33 (56.90%) Oracle
4 33 (56.90%) ION Trading
5 31 (53.45%) SQL
6 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
7 26 (44.83%) ION MarketView
8 25 (43.10%) Multicast
9 24 (41.38%) Windows
10 23 (39.66%) Python
10 23 (39.66%) Project Management
10 23 (39.66%) Firewall
11 21 (36.21%) Splunk
11 21 (36.21%) ITRS Geneos
12 17 (29.31%) Front Office
12 17 (29.31%) Java
12 17 (29.31%) Release Management
13 16 (27.59%) Problem Management
14 15 (25.86%) Capacity Management
15 14 (24.14%) Unix
16 12 (20.69%) Fixed Income
17 11 (18.97%) RMDS
17 11 (18.97%) Banking
17 11 (18.97%) Reuters
17 11 (18.97%) TIBCO EMS
18 10 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 10 (17.24%) JMS
19 9 (15.52%) Middleware
19 9 (15.52%) FIX Protocol

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (5.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (44.83%) ION MarketView
2 11 (18.97%) RMDS
3 6 (10.34%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.10%) Multicast
2 23 (39.66%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) FCoE
3 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Informix
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) HBase
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) NUnit
1 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) JIRA
3 3 (5.17%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 17 (29.31%) Front Office
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Finance
4 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Front Office Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.62%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 5 (8.62%) Geneos Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (8.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 4 (6.90%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (17.24%) JMS
3 9 (15.52%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (15.52%) Middleware
4 7 (12.07%) .NET
4 7 (12.07%) WPF
5 6 (10.34%) Spring
6 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (6.90%) Apache Camel
7 4 (6.90%) Ultra Messaging
7 4 (6.90%) XML
8 2 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.45%) FpML
8 2 (3.45%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (3.45%) STL
8 2 (3.45%) Web Services
9 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.72%) HTML
9 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Fixed Income
2 10 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.34%) User Experience
5 4 (6.90%) Derivative
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) Equities
6 2 (3.45%) Eurex
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (58.62%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Windows
3 14 (24.14%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (1.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Electronic Trading
2 23 (39.66%) Project Management
3 17 (29.31%) Release Management
4 16 (27.59%) Problem Management
5 15 (25.86%) Capacity Management
6 8 (13.79%) DevOps
6 8 (13.79%) Multithreading
7 7 (12.07%) Workflow
8 6 (10.34%) Low Latency
8 6 (10.34%) MVVM
9 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.17%) Coaching
9 3 (5.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.17%) Resilience Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.17%) SDLC
9 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 23 (39.66%) Python
3 17 (29.31%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) XAML
6 3 (5.17%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.72%) KVM
1 1 (1.72%) NFS
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.72%) SRDF
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (6.90%) Control-M
3 3 (5.17%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (1.72%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 33 (56.90%) ION Trading
2 33 (56.90%) Oracle
3 21 (36.21%) Splunk
4 11 (18.97%) Reuters
5 8 (13.79%) Sybase
6 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.34%) IBM
8 4 (6.90%) Remedy
9 2 (3.45%) Currenex
9 2 (3.45%) eSpeed
9 2 (3.45%) MarketAxess
9 2 (3.45%) Perforce
9 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.72%) BMC
10 1 (1.72%) DataSynapse
10 1 (1.72%) EMC
10 1 (1.72%) NetApp
10 1 (1.72%) Sun
10 1 (1.72%) VMware