The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 597 589
Rank change year-on-year +51 -8  
Contract jobs citing Rendezvous 64 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 37
Median daily rate £550 £575 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +12.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate - £528 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.50%  
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15079 15377 15197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 28.48% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10419 10829 10153
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 188 210
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Rendezvous
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rendezvous in the UK

Rendezvous
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rendezvous over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rendezvous in the UK

Rendezvous
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rendezvous in the UK

Rendezvous
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rendezvous within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +30 64 £550 -4.34% 3
London +23 64 £550 -8.33% 3
City of London +1 5 £513 -29.31%

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Rendezvous.

1 108 (98.18%) TIBCO
2 79 (71.82%) Electronic Trading
3 64 (58.18%) Java
4 62 (56.36%) SQL Server
5 49 (44.55%) Finance
6 47 (42.73%) Front Office
7 45 (40.91%) ION Trading
8 44 (40.00%) C#
9 43 (39.09%) Oracle
10 42 (38.18%) SQL
11 41 (37.27%) Fixed Income
12 37 (33.64%) Low Latency
13 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
14 33 (30.00%) Windows
14 33 (30.00%) Multithreading
15 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (28.18%) Python
17 29 (26.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (26.36%) RMDS
18 28 (25.45%) Reuters
18 28 (25.45%) Linux
18 28 (25.45%) C++
19 26 (23.64%) Middleware
19 26 (23.64%) Banking
20 24 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (19.09%) FIX Protocol
22 19 (17.27%) Subversion
22 19 (17.27%) TIBCO Hawk
23 18 (16.36%) OO
24 17 (15.45%) SDLC

Rendezvous
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (8.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.55%) MQSeries
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) DataSynapse
5 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (26.36%) RMDS
2 13 (11.82%) ION MarketView
3 2 (1.82%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Multicast
2 5 (4.55%) Firewall
2 5 (4.55%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.82%) FCoE
4 2 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.82%) HTTP
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.82%) LAN
4 2 (1.82%) NAS
4 2 (1.82%) SAN
4 2 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) DB2
2 12 (10.91%) KDB
2 12 (10.91%) Kdb+
3 5 (4.55%) Big Data
4 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.82%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Subversion
2 13 (11.82%) NUnit
2 13 (11.82%) Visual Studio
3 12 (10.91%) Maven
4 11 (10.00%) JUnit
4 11 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 9 (8.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.82%) Robot Framework
6 2 (1.82%) Selenium
7 1 (0.91%) GitLab
General
1 49 (44.55%) Finance
2 47 (42.73%) Front Office
3 26 (23.64%) Banking
4 13 (11.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (62.73%) Developer
2 31 (28.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 31 (28.18%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.09%) C# Developer
4 19 (17.27%) Analyst
5 18 (16.36%) Applications Support
5 18 (16.36%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
5 18 (16.36%) Support Analyst
6 16 (14.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 14 (12.73%) WPF Developer
8 13 (11.82%) .NET Developer
8 13 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (11.82%) C# WPF Developer
8 13 (11.82%) UI Developer
8 13 (11.82%) XAML Developer
9 12 (10.91%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 12 (10.91%) KDB Developer
10 11 (10.00%) Java Development Manager
10 11 (10.00%) TIBCO Analyst
10 11 (10.00%) TIBCO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.64%) Middleware
2 21 (19.09%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (14.55%) JMS
4 15 (13.64%) .NET
4 15 (13.64%) WPF
5 8 (7.27%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (5.45%) HTML
6 6 (5.45%) JNI
7 5 (4.55%) J2SE
8 4 (3.64%) HTML5
8 4 (3.64%) XML
8 4 (3.64%) XSLT
9 3 (2.73%) JDBC
9 3 (2.73%) Ultra Messaging
10 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.82%) J2EE
10 2 (1.82%) jQuery
10 2 (1.82%) Node.js
10 2 (1.82%) XSL
11 1 (0.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.27%) Fixed Income
2 29 (26.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (11.82%) User Experience
5 10 (9.09%) Equities
6 7 (6.36%) Derivative
7 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (4.55%) Fintech
9 3 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.73%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.82%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.91%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.00%) Windows
2 28 (25.45%) Linux
3 12 (10.91%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.82%) Electronic Trading
2 37 (33.64%) Low Latency
3 33 (30.00%) Multithreading
4 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.36%) OO
6 17 (15.45%) SDLC
7 16 (14.55%) Fault Analysis
8 15 (13.64%) Mentoring
9 14 (12.73%) MVVM
10 11 (10.00%) High Availability
10 11 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 11 (10.00%) Workflow
11 8 (7.27%) Market Making
12 6 (5.45%) Capacity Management
12 6 (5.45%) Migration
13 5 (4.55%) Change Management
13 5 (4.55%) Data Management
13 5 (4.55%) High-Frequency Trading
13 5 (4.55%) Project Management
13 5 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (58.18%) Java
2 44 (40.00%) C#
3 42 (38.18%) SQL
4 31 (28.18%) Python
5 28 (25.45%) C++
6 13 (11.82%) XAML
7 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.64%) C
9 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.73%) Perl
10 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.82%) VBA
11 1 (0.91%) AWK
11 1 (0.91%) C-shell
11 1 (0.91%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.82%) KVM
1 2 (1.82%) NFS
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.82%) SRDF
1 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (17.27%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 108 (98.18%) TIBCO
2 45 (40.91%) ION Trading
3 43 (39.09%) Oracle
4 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
5 28 (25.45%) Reuters
6 9 (8.18%) Bloomberg
6 9 (8.18%) Perforce
7 8 (7.27%) Sybase
8 7 (6.36%) Tradeweb
9 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.64%) IBM
11 2 (1.82%) Calypso
11 2 (1.82%) Cisco
11 2 (1.82%) EMC
11 2 (1.82%) Intel
11 2 (1.82%) Murex
11 2 (1.82%) NetApp
11 2 (1.82%) VMware
12 1 (0.91%) eSpeed
12 1 (0.91%) MarketAxess
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago