Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 17 November 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.

Drools
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Drools 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.35% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate - - -
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire 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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 45 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 52.94% 28.28% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 30
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £361 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.34% +11.54% -10.34%
10th Percentile £318 £281 £188
90th Percentile £388 £438 £392
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.26% -6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Drools 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Drools.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Drools
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft