The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for JRules skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JRules over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

IBM ILOG JRules
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 157 198
Contract jobs citing JRules 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.029% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.088% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate - £473 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JRules is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1153 1138 1628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 36.00% 32.77% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 968 1276
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £26.80 £22.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.81% -19.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £16.52 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.94 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

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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 JRules as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JRules 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 JRules in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JRules in the City of London