The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TIBCO Rendezvous (TIBCO RV)
England / London
Rank 361 403 361
Rank change year-on-year +42 -42  
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 45 37 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.53% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 56
Median daily rate £650 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year - -4.54%  
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6787 7044 6350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.86% 31.83% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5054 5271 4592
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 26
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £58.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Rendezvous
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rendezvous in London

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rendezvous in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rendezvous in London

Rendezvous
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rendezvous in London

Rendezvous
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 5 £600 -4.00% 1
Rendezvous
England

Rendezvous
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region with a requirement for Rendezvous.

1 81 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 62 (76.54%) Electronic Trading
3 52 (64.20%) Java
4 47 (58.02%) Fixed Income
5 46 (56.79%) SQL Server
6 45 (55.56%) ION Trading
7 42 (51.85%) RMDS
7 42 (51.85%) Oracle
7 42 (51.85%) Reuters
8 38 (46.91%) Front Office
9 35 (43.21%) C#
10 34 (41.98%) Multithreading
11 30 (37.04%) Linux
12 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (32.10%) Middleware
13 23 (28.40%) C++
14 22 (27.16%) FIX Protocol
15 19 (23.46%) JUnit
16 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (20.99%) Workflow
17 17 (20.99%) Finance
18 16 (19.75%) Banking
18 16 (19.75%) Low Latency
19 15 (18.52%) Oracle Workflow
19 15 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 14 (17.28%) .NET
20 14 (17.28%) JMS
21 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
21 13 (16.05%) MVVM
21 13 (16.05%) Windows

Rendezvous
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (18.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.88%) Apache
3 8 (9.88%) DataSynapse
3 8 (9.88%) IIS
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.23%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (51.85%) RMDS
2 8 (9.88%) ION MarketView
3 3 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) FCoE
1 8 (9.88%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (9.88%) HTTP
1 8 (9.88%) iSCSI
1 8 (9.88%) NAS
1 8 (9.88%) SAN
2 7 (8.64%) LAN
2 7 (8.64%) Multicast
2 7 (8.64%) WAN
3 5 (6.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (56.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) KDB
3 9 (11.11%) DB2
3 9 (11.11%) Kdb+
4 8 (9.88%) Hadoop
4 8 (9.88%) HBase
5 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) Big Data
6 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) JUnit
2 12 (14.81%) NUnit
2 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 10 (12.35%) Maven
3 10 (12.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Mockito
4 1 (1.23%) Robot Framework
General
1 38 (46.91%) Front Office
2 17 (20.99%) Finance
3 16 (19.75%) Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (69.14%) Developer
2 34 (41.98%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 28 (34.57%) C# Developer
4 23 (28.40%) Java Developer
5 17 (20.99%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
6 16 (19.75%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 15 (18.52%) C++ Developer
7 15 (18.52%) C++/C# Developer
8 14 (17.28%) Architect
8 14 (17.28%) C# Pricing Developer
8 14 (17.28%) C++ Pricing Developer
9 12 (14.81%) .NET Developer
9 12 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (14.81%) C# WPF Developer
9 12 (14.81%) WPF Developer
9 12 (14.81%) XAML Developer
10 11 (13.58%) Development Manager
10 11 (13.58%) Java Development Manager
10 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
11 10 (12.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) Middleware
2 22 (27.16%) FIX Protocol
3 14 (17.28%) .NET
3 14 (17.28%) JMS
4 13 (16.05%) WPF
5 9 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
5 9 (11.11%) XML
6 8 (9.88%) HTML
6 8 (9.88%) WinForms
6 8 (9.88%) XSLT
7 4 (4.94%) JNI
8 3 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
9 2 (2.47%) Web Services
10 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.23%) Apache Avro
10 1 (1.23%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.23%) Apache Thrift
10 1 (1.23%) Protocol Buffers
10 1 (1.23%) SOAP
10 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (58.02%) Fixed Income
2 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (14.81%) User Experience
5 7 (8.64%) Derivative
6 4 (4.94%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (4.94%) Equities
7 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.70%) Fintech
7 3 (3.70%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Linux
2 13 (16.05%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) Solaris
4 5 (6.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (76.54%) Electronic Trading
2 34 (41.98%) Multithreading
3 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.99%) Workflow
5 16 (19.75%) Low Latency
6 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
6 13 (16.05%) MVVM
7 12 (14.81%) Multithreaded Programming
8 10 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (9.88%) Benchmarking
10 7 (8.64%) DevOps
11 6 (7.41%) High Availability
11 6 (7.41%) OO
12 4 (4.94%) SDLC
12 4 (4.94%) Software Delivery
13 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
13 3 (3.70%) Data Management
13 3 (3.70%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 2 (2.47%) Code Optimisation
14 2 (2.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (64.20%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) C#
3 23 (28.40%) C++
4 12 (14.81%) XAML
5 10 (12.35%) SQL
6 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.88%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) C
8 1 (1.23%) Perl
8 1 (1.23%) Scala
8 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) NFS
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (9.88%) SRDF
2 7 (8.64%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.64%) KVM
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.64%) Xen
3 1 (1.23%) Docker
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.23%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.23%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 45 (55.56%) ION Trading
3 42 (51.85%) Oracle
3 42 (51.85%) Reuters
4 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.05%) Sybase
5 9 (11.11%) IBM
6 8 (9.88%) EMC
6 8 (9.88%) Intel
6 8 (9.88%) NetApp
6 8 (9.88%) VMware
7 7 (8.64%) Cisco
8 4 (4.94%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.47%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.47%) Solace
10 1 (1.23%) BEA
10 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg