The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for DataSynapse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataSynapse over the 3 months to 25 June 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 DataSynapse GridServer
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 163 196
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.54% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £613 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DataSynapse is in the application platform skills category. The next 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 application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 506 551 998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 15.45% 16.58% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 427 746
Median daily rate £493 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £22.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing DataSynapse as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for DataSynapse in the City of London

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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 DataSynapse in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataSynapse in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

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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 3 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Market Risk Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Market Risk Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Scala Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scala