Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 463 539 561
Rank change year-on-year +76 +22 -58
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 171 77 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.50% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 71 41
London median daily rate £600 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -0.86%
10th Percentile £500 £500 £420
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
England median daily rate £600 £650 £575
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 - -

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17334 15311 15129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.14% 34.35% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13241 11465 11260
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 71 95
London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.09 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Rendezvous
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Central London +11 30 £688 +5.77%
East London -3 3 £663 -1.85% 1
Rendezvous
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Rendezvous.

1 167 (97.66%) TIBCO
2 87 (50.88%) Java
2 87 (50.88%) Electronic Trading
3 77 (45.03%) Finance
4 74 (43.27%) Python
5 70 (40.94%) SQL
6 65 (38.01%) Windows
7 63 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 62 (36.26%) Front Office
9 59 (34.50%) Banking
10 54 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 48 (28.07%) Low Latency
12 47 (27.49%) C#
13 45 (26.32%) JMS
14 44 (25.73%) Middleware
15 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
16 39 (22.81%) Oracle
17 38 (22.22%) Multithreading
18 37 (21.64%) TIBCO Hawk
19 36 (21.05%) TIBCO EMS
19 36 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
20 35 (20.47%) C++
21 30 (17.54%) Fault Analysis
22 28 (16.37%) OO
22 28 (16.37%) Linux
23 27 (15.79%) Unix
23 27 (15.79%) Investment Banking
24 25 (14.62%) Subversion
25 23 (13.45%) Market Making
26 21 (12.28%) ION Trading

Rendezvous
Co-occurring 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 5 (2.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.17%) GemFire
3 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.58%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (9.94%) RMDS
2 8 (4.68%) ION MarketView
3 5 (2.92%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.19%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.26%) FIX Connectivity
3 2 (1.17%) Firewall
3 2 (1.17%) Multicast
4 1 (0.58%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.94%) KDB
3 15 (8.77%) DB2
4 10 (5.85%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.26%) Big Data
5 9 (5.26%) Kdb+
6 2 (1.17%) MySQL
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.17%) Sybase IQ
6 2 (1.17%) TimesTen
7 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 25 (14.62%) Subversion
2 16 (9.36%) Maven
3 13 (7.60%) TeamCity
3 13 (7.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.75%) Robot Framework
5 2 (1.17%) Ant
5 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.17%) JIRA
5 2 (1.17%) Mockito
5 2 (1.17%) NUnit
5 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.58%) GitLab
6 1 (0.58%) jMock
6 1 (0.58%) JUnit
6 1 (0.58%) LINQPad
6 1 (0.58%) ReSharper
General
1 77 (45.03%) Finance
2 62 (36.26%) Front Office
3 59 (34.50%) Banking
4 27 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (53.22%) Developer
2 46 (26.90%) Java Developer
3 30 (17.54%) Analyst
3 30 (17.54%) Applications Support
3 30 (17.54%) Support Analyst
4 26 (15.20%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 21 (12.28%) Applications Support Analyst
5 21 (12.28%) TIBCO Engineer
5 21 (12.28%) TIBCO Support
6 17 (9.94%) C# Developer
7 16 (9.36%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.60%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 13 (7.60%) Middleware Engineer
9 12 (7.02%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
9 12 (7.02%) TIBCO Analyst
10 11 (6.43%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (6.43%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) Applications Support Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) KDB Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.32%) JMS
2 44 (25.73%) Middleware
3 36 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
3 36 (21.05%) TIBCO EMS
4 13 (7.60%) HTML
4 13 (7.60%) WPF
5 11 (6.43%) HTML5
6 9 (5.26%) J2SE
6 9 (5.26%) XML
7 8 (4.68%) Spring
8 7 (4.09%) Web Services
9 6 (3.51%) Ultra Messaging
10 5 (2.92%) .NET
10 5 (2.92%) XSLT
11 4 (2.34%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.34%) J2EE
12 3 (1.75%) JSON
12 3 (1.75%) SOAP
12 3 (1.75%) WSDL
12 3 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 54 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (11.70%) Fixed Income
3 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.68%) Derivative
5 5 (2.92%) Equities
6 4 (2.34%) VWAP
7 3 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.17%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.01%) Windows
2 28 (16.37%) Linux
3 27 (15.79%) Unix
4 6 (3.51%) Solaris
5 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (50.88%) Electronic Trading
2 48 (28.07%) Low Latency
3 38 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 30 (17.54%) Fault Analysis
5 28 (16.37%) OO
6 23 (13.45%) Market Making
7 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (9.36%) SDLC
8 16 (9.36%) Service Delivery
9 15 (8.77%) Algorithmic Trading
10 14 (8.19%) Migration
10 14 (8.19%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 12 (7.02%) High Availability
11 12 (7.02%) OOD
12 10 (5.85%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.26%) Code Optimisation
13 9 (5.26%) MVVM
14 7 (4.09%) Mathematics
14 7 (4.09%) Scrum
15 6 (3.51%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 87 (50.88%) Java
2 74 (43.27%) Python
3 70 (40.94%) SQL
4 47 (27.49%) C#
5 35 (20.47%) C++
6 12 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.34%) Groovy
8 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.75%) XPath
9 2 (1.17%) C
9 2 (1.17%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.58%) Scala
10 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
1 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (21.64%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 167 (97.66%) TIBCO
2 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
3 39 (22.81%) Oracle
4 21 (12.28%) ION Trading
5 17 (9.94%) Reuters
6 15 (8.77%) Currenex
6 15 (8.77%) FXall
7 13 (7.60%) Perforce
8 11 (6.43%) Sybase
9 9 (5.26%) Bloomberg
10 8 (4.68%) IBM
10 8 (4.68%) Solace
10 8 (4.68%) Tradeweb
11 3 (1.75%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.75%) Syncfusion
12 2 (1.17%) BEA
12 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.17%) Sun
13 1 (0.58%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.58%) VMware