The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 69 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing JBoss 3 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.15% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.34% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Average daily rate £456 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.43% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £353 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £353 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
381 291 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.45% 44.36% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 167 193
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £201 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £489 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 29
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -13.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
JBoss
South West

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) jBPM
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) GWT
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Drools
2 1 (25.00%) Cordys
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) jBPM
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) GWT
1 1 (25.00%) Drools
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cordys
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle