The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 37 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.19% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% 1.39% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£381 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 72 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.02% 22.50% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 44 48
Average daily rate £359 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £199 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £453 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £46.00 £28.38 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.11% +41.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
4 4 (57.14%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) EAI
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (28.57%) Apache
6 2 (28.57%) Maven
7 1 (14.29%) GIS
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
7 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) Subversion
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) Java EE
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) Dojo
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 1 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (57.14%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) EJB
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) Dojo
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Swing
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) EAI
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft