The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 23 July 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 Cambridge 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 37 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing JBoss 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.79% 0.25% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 0.53% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.80%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
204 187 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.54% 47.22% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 77 101
Average daily rate £341 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £209 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 25
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £49.30 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 Vendors category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Dojo
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Kanban
5 4 (50.00%) Big Data
5 4 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (50.00%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (37.50%) GIS
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Spring
7 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (25.00%) Swing

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Dojo
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Swing
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) GIS
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft