The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Rendezvous skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rendezvous over the 3 months to 22 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 Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 166 198
Rank change year-on-year +6 +32  
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 5 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.088% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.25% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £513 £725 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.31% +31.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £665 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £785 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate - £528 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Rendezvous 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 1251 1184 1730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.96% 34.78% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1013 1407
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 12
Median hourly rate £24.86 £31.79 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.78% +31.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £22.36 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £41.21 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Rendezvous
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Rendezvous as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Rendezvous in the City of London

Rendezvous
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 Rendezvous in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rendezvous in the City of London

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rendezvous in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rendezvous in the City of London

Rendezvous
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rendezvous in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous.

1 10 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) Middleware
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (60.00%) JMS
4 6 (60.00%) Maven
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) DB2
5 5 (50.00%) KDB
5 5 (50.00%) Kdb+
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) Fintech
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) OOD
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
7 2 (20.00%) Front Office
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (20.00%) TDD

Rendezvous
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 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
1 5 (50.00%) KDB
1 5 (50.00%) Kdb+
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) GitLab
3 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) KDB Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) MIS Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior MIS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Core Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Messaging Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JDBC
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSL
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) AWK
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C-shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) Calypso
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (10.00%) Murex
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat