Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 October 2018 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 764 671 785
Rank change year-on-year -93 +114 +17
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 87 171 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.58% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 144 89
England median daily rate £600 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £400 £458 £425
90th Percentile £875 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,074 29,704 30,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.36% 32.51% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,526 21,007 21,266
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 355 361
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +1.24%
10th Percentile £16.33 £18.60 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% +0.13%

Rendezvous
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Rendezvous as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Rendezvous in England

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rendezvous in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rendezvous in England

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rendezvous in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rendezvous in England

Rendezvous
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rendezvous in England

Rendezvous
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -93 83 £600 +9.09% 5
South East -6 2 £375 -28.57%
West Midlands -15 2 £425 -8.11%
Midlands -19 2 £425 -10.53%
Rendezvous
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Rendezvous also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Rendezvous.

1 84 (96.55%) TIBCO
2 47 (54.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 43 (49.43%) Java
4 42 (48.28%) C#
5 40 (45.98%) Finance
6 37 (42.53%) Windows
7 36 (41.38%) Electronic Trading
8 31 (35.63%) Linux
9 28 (32.18%) TIBCO EMS
10 27 (31.03%) .NET
10 27 (31.03%) Banking
11 26 (29.89%) Front Office
12 25 (28.74%) SQL
12 25 (28.74%) JMS
12 25 (28.74%) WCF
13 24 (27.59%) Low Latency
14 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
15 22 (25.29%) C++
16 19 (21.84%) Python
16 19 (21.84%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
17 18 (20.69%) Reuters
18 16 (18.39%) WinForms
18 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (17.24%) ION Trading
19 15 (17.24%) Equities
19 15 (17.24%) CA
19 15 (17.24%) Multithreading
20 14 (16.09%) Multicast
20 14 (16.09%) BMC

Rendezvous
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) GemFire
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) RMDS
2 5 (5.75%) ION MarketView
3 4 (4.60%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (2.30%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Firewall
1 14 (16.09%) Multicast
2 13 (14.94%) Kerberos
3 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.30%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) DHCP
5 1 (1.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) DB2
2 4 (4.60%) KDB
3 2 (2.30%) Kdb+
3 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) SpecFlow
2 7 (8.05%) Maven
3 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.75%) NUnit
3 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.60%) Robot Framework
4 4 (4.60%) Subversion
5 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.45%) JUnit
5 3 (3.45%) Mockito
5 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.30%) jMock
6 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.15%) Ant
7 1 (1.15%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.15%) JBehave
7 1 (1.15%) JIRA
7 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 40 (45.98%) Finance
2 27 (31.03%) Banking
3 26 (29.89%) Front Office
4 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (57.47%) Developer
2 33 (37.93%) Senior Developer
3 22 (25.29%) C# Developer
4 21 (24.14%) Java Developer
5 16 (18.39%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (18.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Architect
6 12 (13.79%) Security Architect
7 11 (12.64%) Applications Engineer
8 10 (11.49%) Applications Architect
8 10 (11.49%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 10 (11.49%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (10.34%) C++ Developer
9 9 (10.34%) Linux Scripter
10 8 (9.20%) .NET Developer
10 8 (9.20%) Front Office Developer
11 7 (8.05%) Analyst
11 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce Architect
11 7 (8.05%) Lead Security Architect
11 7 (8.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) TIBCO EMS
2 27 (31.03%) .NET
3 25 (28.74%) JMS
3 25 (28.74%) WCF
4 16 (18.39%) WinForms
5 13 (14.94%) COM+
5 13 (14.94%) DCOM
5 13 (14.94%) LDAP
5 13 (14.94%) SAML
6 12 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (13.79%) Web Services
7 11 (12.64%) Middleware
8 10 (11.49%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (6.90%) HTML
10 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.75%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (5.75%) HTML5
10 5 (5.75%) Spring
11 4 (4.60%) WPF
12 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 47 (54.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (17.24%) Equities
3 13 (14.94%) Fixed Income
3 13 (14.94%) PKI
4 8 (9.20%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.90%) Derivative
7 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.15%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.53%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Linux
3 13 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.20%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Electronic Trading
2 24 (27.59%) Low Latency
3 19 (21.84%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.24%) Multithreading
6 14 (16.09%) TDD
7 13 (14.94%) Change Management
7 13 (14.94%) Source Code Analysis
8 12 (13.79%) Programme Management
9 11 (12.64%) BDD
9 11 (12.64%) Capacity Management
9 11 (12.64%) High Availability
9 11 (12.64%) Project Management
9 11 (12.64%) SOA
10 10 (11.49%) Pair Programming
10 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
11 9 (10.34%) Market Making
11 9 (10.34%) OO
12 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (49.43%) Java
2 42 (48.28%) C#
3 25 (28.74%) SQL
4 22 (25.29%) C++
5 19 (21.84%) Python
6 5 (5.75%) Perl
7 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.45%) Java 8
7 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) C
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.15%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) CA Single Sign-On
1 13 (14.94%) HP Fortify
1 13 (14.94%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (6.90%) Control-M
3 2 (2.30%) Kibana
3 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.30%) logstash
3 2 (2.30%) Nagios
3 2 (2.30%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (2.30%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.15%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.15%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (1.15%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 84 (96.55%) TIBCO
2 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.69%) Reuters
3 15 (17.24%) CA
3 15 (17.24%) ION Trading
4 14 (16.09%) BMC
5 13 (14.94%) Oracle
5 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
6 12 (13.79%) Bloomberg
7 10 (11.49%) Currenex
7 10 (11.49%) Sun
8 6 (6.90%) Remedy
9 3 (3.45%) Perforce
9 3 (3.45%) Solace
10 2 (2.30%) Charles River
10 2 (2.30%) Informatica
10 2 (2.30%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.30%) Sybase
11 1 (1.15%) IBM
11 1 (1.15%) SAP