Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for BusinessWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessWorks over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 244 279
Rank change year-on-year +3 +35 +12
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.75% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
City of London median daily rate £688 £498 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.19% +10.43% -14.23%
10th Percentile £534 £387 £450
90th Percentile £800 £606 £451
Central London median daily rate £688 £498 £500
% change year-on-year +38.19% -0.50% -4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessWorks is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 572 464 714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.03% 6.90% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 316 474
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £275
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
City of London median hourly rate £31.20 £24.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.06% -1.00% -10.43%
10th Percentile £23.16 £18.43 £20.97
90th Percentile £40.84 £32.08 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% -1.00% -18.13%

BusinessWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing BusinessWorks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessWorks in the City of London

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessWorks in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessWorks in the City of London

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessWorks in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BusinessWorks in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 10 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Sybase
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) JMS
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Misys
4 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) AWK
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Back Office
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC

BusinessWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Kondor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) TIBCO Developer
3 4 (40.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Kondor Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) EAI Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior TIBCO Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Architect
6 1 (10.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JMS
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) XSLT
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
1 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) EAI
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) AWK
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 5 (50.00%) Sybase
3 4 (40.00%) Misys
4 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (20.00%) Reuters