Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +145
Contract jobs citing Drools 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 941 1251 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.49% 34.62% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 901 911
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £513 £525 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

Drools
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Drools in West Yorkshire

Drools
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Drools in West Yorkshire

Drools
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Leeds - 5 £475 -
Drools
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Drools.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) HBase
1 5 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible

Drools
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) HBase
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 5 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP