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 Rendezvous skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rendezvous 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 Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 235 269
Rank change year-on-year +13 +34 -5
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 29 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 8
City of London median daily rate £700 £650 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +10.64% -2.08%
10th Percentile £558 £388 £451
90th Percentile £843 £676 £685
Central London median daily rate £688 £650 £588
% change year-on-year +5.77% +10.64% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Rendezvous is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2713 2428 2874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.11% 36.09% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2277 2055 2377
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £312
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 12
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £35.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.31% -9.68% +49.04%
10th Percentile £20.28 £19.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £33.75 £56.31 £66.25
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.57% -9.68% +49.04%

Rendezvous
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 17 November 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 26 (89.66%) TIBCO
2 21 (72.41%) Java
3 20 (68.97%) JMS
4 19 (65.52%) Electronic Trading
5 15 (51.72%) TIBCO EMS
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (37.93%) Maven
9 10 (34.48%) Finance
9 10 (34.48%) Low Latency
10 9 (31.03%) KDB
10 9 (31.03%) Multithreading
10 9 (31.03%) Middleware
11 8 (27.59%) Migration
11 8 (27.59%) Subversion
11 8 (27.59%) Banking
11 8 (27.59%) Unix
11 8 (27.59%) C#
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 8 (27.59%) Sybase
11 8 (27.59%) SQL
11 8 (27.59%) Code Optimisation
12 7 (24.14%) C++
13 6 (20.69%) HTML
13 6 (20.69%) DB2
13 6 (20.69%) OO
13 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (20.69%) Back Office
13 6 (20.69%) Kdb+
13 6 (20.69%) WPF

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 (6.90%) GemFire
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) KDB
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.69%) DB2
3 6 (20.69%) Kdb+
4 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.45%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Maven
2 8 (27.59%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) GitLab
4 1 (3.45%) jMock
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) LINQPad
4 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Back Office
4 5 (17.24%) Front Office
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) KDB Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
4 4 (13.79%) UI Developer
4 4 (13.79%) WPF Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Production Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Pricing Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Pricing Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) JMS
2 15 (51.72%) TIBCO EMS
3 9 (31.03%) Middleware
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) WPF
5 4 (13.79%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (13.79%) HTML5
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
5 4 (13.79%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 2 (6.90%) .NET
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) J2EE
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.90%) Ultra Messaging
7 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (34.48%) Low Latency
3 9 (31.03%) Multithreading
4 8 (27.59%) Code Optimisation
4 8 (27.59%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) OO
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) MVVM
7 4 (13.79%) OOD
7 4 (13.79%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 4 (13.79%) Validation
8 3 (10.34%) Cash Management
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
9 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
9 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) TIBCO
2 8 (27.59%) Sybase
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) ION Trading
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
5 1 (3.45%) Infragistics
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) RedGate
5 1 (3.45%) Syncfusion
5 1 (3.45%) Telerik