The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 113 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.039% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 0.22% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
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£425 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.88%
JBoss
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
315 445 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.99% 17.43% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 233 166
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 25
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.12% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.55 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss across the Berkshire region.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Berkshire region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 3 £425 - 6
Bracknell - 1 - -
JBoss
South East

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JBoss also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JBoss.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (68.75%) UNIX
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) J2EE
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) Apache
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Ant
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (37.50%) Middleware
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) JSF
7 5 (31.25%) Maven
7 5 (31.25%) Java EE
7 5 (31.25%) Release Management
7 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) Struts
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SSH
8 4 (25.00%) Finance

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing JBoss also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JBoss. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 7 (43.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.25%) Liferay
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) SSH
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (6.25%) SS7
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Ant
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Middleware
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
5 5 (31.25%) JSF
5 5 (31.25%) Java EE
5 5 (31.25%) JSP
5 5 (31.25%) Struts
6 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) SOAP
8 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
9 1 (6.25%) HTML5
9 1 (6.25%) JSON
9 1 (6.25%) RESTful
9 1 (6.25%) Servlets
9 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (6.25%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) UNIX
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) Release Management
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) Sun
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) IBM