The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 66 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing JBoss 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.66% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.36% 0.67% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
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
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 149 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.29% 19.03% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 64 58
Average daily rate £350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -26.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £38.50 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Chester - 2 £350 - 1
Knutsford - 2 - -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Perl
7 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) JAX-RS
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Apache CXF
7 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
8 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) RESTful

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) iPlanet
4 1 (9.09%) Mule
4 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 3 (27.27%) Apache CXF
3 3 (27.27%) JAX-RS
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) JSF
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) WSDL
5 1 (9.09%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Axis
5 1 (9.09%) OSGi
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) API Development
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat