Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 776 824
Rank change year-on-year +94 +48 -96
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 168 81 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.085% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 71 38
England median daily rate £600 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -2.13%
10th Percentile £500 £475 £400
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £600 £650 £575
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £44.60 - -

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 30768 29529 30161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.39% 30.86% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21944 20568 20990
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £279
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 330 521
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.00 £15.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +90 161 £600 -7.69% 1
Midlands - 3 £475 -
South East -7 2 £525 - 3
East Midlands - 2 £488 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £463 -
Rendezvous
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 England region with a requirement for Rendezvous.

1 164 (97.62%) TIBCO
2 91 (54.17%) Java
3 84 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
4 72 (42.86%) Finance
5 70 (41.67%) Python
6 61 (36.31%) Front Office
7 60 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 59 (35.12%) Windows
9 58 (34.52%) Banking
10 55 (32.74%) SQL
11 51 (30.36%) JMS
12 49 (29.17%) SQL Server
13 46 (27.38%) Low Latency
14 45 (26.79%) TIBCO EMS
14 45 (26.79%) C#
15 40 (23.81%) Middleware
16 37 (22.02%) Oracle
17 35 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
18 32 (19.05%) Multithreading
18 32 (19.05%) C++
19 31 (18.45%) Linux
20 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
20 30 (17.86%) TIBCO Hawk
21 27 (16.07%) Unix
22 26 (15.48%) OO
23 24 (14.29%) Investment Banking
24 23 (13.69%) Market Making
24 23 (13.69%) Fault Analysis
25 20 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
26 19 (11.31%) RMDS

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 5 (2.98%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.19%) GemFire
3 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.60%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (11.31%) RMDS
2 9 (5.36%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (2.38%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.36%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.79%) Multicast
4 2 (1.19%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.19%) DHCP
4 2 (1.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.19%) Firewall
4 2 (1.19%) Network Security
4 2 (1.19%) WAAS
4 2 (1.19%) Wireless
4 2 (1.19%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.60%) IPsec
5 1 (0.60%) L2TP
5 1 (0.60%) MPLS
5 1 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.33%) KDB
3 12 (7.14%) DB2
4 10 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.36%) Big Data
6 6 (3.57%) Kdb+
6 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.19%) MySQL
7 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.19%) Sybase IQ
7 2 (1.19%) TimesTen
8 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.60%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 18 (10.71%) Subversion
2 16 (9.52%) Maven
3 8 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.79%) JIRA
7 2 (1.19%) Ant
7 2 (1.19%) JUnit
7 2 (1.19%) Mockito
7 2 (1.19%) NUnit
7 2 (1.19%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.19%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.60%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.60%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.60%) jMock
8 1 (0.60%) LINQPad
8 1 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 72 (42.86%) Finance
2 61 (36.31%) Front Office
3 58 (34.52%) Banking
4 24 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) French Language
6 1 (0.60%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (53.57%) Developer
2 42 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 24 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 23 (13.69%) Analyst
5 23 (13.69%) Support Analyst
6 21 (12.50%) TIBCO Engineer
7 20 (11.90%) C# Developer
8 17 (10.12%) Senior Developer
9 16 (9.52%) TIBCO Support
10 15 (8.93%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (8.93%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
11 13 (7.74%) Middleware Engineer
12 12 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (6.55%) Support Engineer
14 10 (5.95%) Applications Engineer
14 10 (5.95%) Applications Support Engineer
14 10 (5.95%) Consultant
14 10 (5.95%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
15 9 (5.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.36%) JMS
2 45 (26.79%) TIBCO EMS
3 40 (23.81%) Middleware
4 35 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
5 15 (8.93%) HTML
6 14 (8.33%) WPF
7 13 (7.74%) HTML5
7 13 (7.74%) XML
8 9 (5.36%) J2SE
8 9 (5.36%) Spring
9 8 (4.76%) Web Services
10 6 (3.57%) Ultra Messaging
11 5 (2.98%) .NET
11 5 (2.98%) XSLT
12 4 (2.38%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.38%) J2EE
12 4 (2.38%) SOAP
12 4 (2.38%) XSD
13 3 (1.79%) JSON
13 3 (1.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.17%) Derivative
5 4 (2.38%) VWAP
6 3 (1.79%) Equities
7 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.12%) Windows
2 31 (18.45%) Linux
3 27 (16.07%) Unix
4 5 (2.98%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 46 (27.38%) Low Latency
3 32 (19.05%) Multithreading
4 26 (15.48%) OO
5 23 (13.69%) Fault Analysis
5 23 (13.69%) Market Making
6 20 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (9.52%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 15 (8.93%) Algorithmic Trading
8 15 (8.93%) High Availability
9 13 (7.74%) Migration
10 12 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 12 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.55%) MVVM
11 11 (6.55%) OOD
12 10 (5.95%) SDLC
13 9 (5.36%) Code Optimisation
14 8 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
15 7 (4.17%) Mathematics
15 7 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.17%) Java
2 70 (41.67%) Python
3 55 (32.74%) SQL
4 45 (26.79%) C#
5 32 (19.05%) C++
6 14 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.38%) Groovy
8 3 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.79%) XPath
9 2 (1.19%) C
9 2 (1.19%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.60%) Scala
10 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (2.98%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.36%) MiFID
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
1 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (17.86%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 164 (97.62%) TIBCO
2 37 (22.02%) Oracle
3 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (10.12%) Reuters
5 15 (8.93%) Currenex
5 15 (8.93%) FXall
6 13 (7.74%) ION Trading
7 10 (5.95%) Sybase
8 8 (4.76%) IBM
8 8 (4.76%) Solace
9 7 (4.17%) Bloomberg
9 7 (4.17%) Perforce
10 5 (2.98%) Tradeweb
11 3 (1.79%) Cisco
11 3 (1.79%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.79%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.79%) Syncfusion
12 2 (1.19%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.19%) Juniper
12 2 (1.19%) Sun