Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Drools skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Drools over the 6 months to 24 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.

Drools
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 - 149
Rank change year-on-year - +149 -20
Contract jobs citing Drools 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% - 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Manchester median daily rate £463 - £365
10th Percentile £381 - £358
90th Percentile £534 - £373
North West median daily rate £627 - £365
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1080 1093 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.78% 30.88% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 782 562
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 30
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -53.62% +21.32%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.98
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.05
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

Drools
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Drools as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Drools in Manchester

Drools
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drools in Manchester

Drools
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Drools in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Drools in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Drools 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Drools.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming

Drools
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft