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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Rank 537 503 520
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +17
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 55 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 64 32
Average daily rate
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£600 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £525 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £668 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
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
14718 14100 13785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.54% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10077 9008 8644
Average daily rate £395 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -41 54 £600 - 7
London -2 50 £600 - 5
City of London +7 14 £619 +3.12% 2
South East -30 1 - -
Kent - - - -

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 101 (96.19%) TIBCO
2 70 (66.67%) Java
3 47 (44.76%) Front Office
4 44 (41.90%) Low Latency
5 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (38.10%) Fixed Income
5 40 (38.10%) UNIX
5 40 (38.10%) Linux
6 39 (37.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (36.19%) Banking
7 38 (36.19%) TIBCO EMS
8 36 (34.29%) Multithreading
9 34 (32.38%) Finance
9 34 (32.38%) Oracle
10 33 (31.43%) SQL
10 33 (31.43%) 29West
11 30 (28.57%) Middleware
12 28 (26.67%) C#
13 26 (24.76%) FIX Protocol
14 24 (22.86%) JMS
15 23 (21.90%) Windows
15 23 (21.90%) TDD
15 23 (21.90%) Multicast
16 21 (20.00%) HTML
17 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
17 20 (19.05%) RMDS
17 20 (19.05%) Spring
17 20 (19.05%) Investment Banking
17 20 (19.05%) Electronic Trading
18 19 (18.10%) Firewall

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (36.19%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (9.52%) MQSeries
3 7 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.71%) Apache
4 6 (5.71%) IIS
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (3.81%) Confluence
7 2 (1.90%) JBoss
7 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.95%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (0.95%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (19.05%) RMDS
2 14 (13.33%) ION MarketView
3 2 (1.90%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) Multicast
2 19 (18.10%) Firewall
3 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.76%) LAN
4 5 (4.76%) WAN
4 5 (4.76%) HTTP
4 5 (4.76%) SAN
4 5 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 5 (4.76%) NAS
4 5 (4.76%) FCoE
4 5 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (2.86%) DNS
6 2 (1.90%) DHCP
7 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.81%) HBase
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.90%) Informix
4 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.95%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) JIRA
2 6 (5.71%) JUnit
2 6 (5.71%) NUnit
2 6 (5.71%) Moq
2 6 (5.71%) Mockito
3 4 (3.81%) Maven
4 3 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.90%) Subversion
5 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.90%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.95%) Ant
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.95%) VTune
6 1 (0.95%) Valgrind
General
1 47 (44.76%) Front Office
2 38 (36.19%) Banking
3 34 (32.38%) Finance
4 20 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 56 (53.33%) Developer
2 41 (39.05%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.48%) Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Front Office Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Linux Support
6 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.76%) C++ Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Java Swing Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.81%) WPF Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.57%) Middleware
2 26 (24.76%) FIX Protocol
3 24 (22.86%) JMS
4 21 (20.00%) HTML
5 20 (19.05%) Spring
6 18 (17.14%) Web Services
7 16 (15.24%) .NET
8 14 (13.33%) WPF
9 11 (10.48%) HTML5
10 9 (8.57%) JavaFX
10 9 (8.57%) CSS
10 9 (8.57%) Swing
11 8 (7.62%) XML
12 7 (6.67%) JDBC
12 7 (6.67%) J2EE
12 7 (6.67%) RESTful
13 6 (5.71%) XSLT
14 5 (4.76%) WinForms
14 5 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
14 5 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (38.10%) Fixed Income
2 39 (37.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 7 (6.67%) Equities
3 7 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.86%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.90%) Derivative
6 1 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.95%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) UNIX
1 40 (38.10%) Linux
2 23 (21.90%) Windows
3 9 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.71%) Solaris
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.90%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) AIX
7 1 (0.95%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Low Latency
2 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (34.29%) Multithreading
4 23 (21.90%) TDD
5 20 (19.05%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (11.43%) OO
7 11 (10.48%) Change Management
8 10 (9.52%) BDD
9 9 (8.57%) Capacity Management
9 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.57%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (7.62%) Automated Testing
10 8 (7.62%) Project Management
10 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.62%) OOD
10 8 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.67%) ITIL
12 5 (4.76%) Benchmarking
12 5 (4.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
12 5 (4.76%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 70 (66.67%) Java
2 33 (31.43%) SQL
3 28 (26.67%) C#
4 14 (13.33%) C++
5 13 (12.38%) Perl
6 10 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 9 (8.57%) Python
8 4 (3.81%) VC++
8 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.86%) C
9 3 (2.86%) VB
9 3 (2.86%) C++/CLI
10 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.76%) SRDF
1 5 (4.76%) KVM
1 5 (4.76%) NFS
1 5 (4.76%) Xen
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.95%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 101 (96.19%) TIBCO
2 34 (32.38%) Oracle
3 33 (31.43%) 29West
4 15 (14.29%) Reuters
5 14 (13.33%) Sybase
5 14 (13.33%) ION Trading
6 11 (10.48%) Informatica
7 9 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.62%) IBM
8 8 (7.62%) eSpeed
8 8 (7.62%) MarketAxess
9 7 (6.67%) Bloomberg
10 6 (5.71%) Remedy
10 6 (5.71%) Cisco
11 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
11 5 (4.76%) Murex
11 5 (4.76%) EMC
11 5 (4.76%) Intel
11 5 (4.76%) NetApp
11 5 (4.76%) VMware
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