The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 159 150 172
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs citing JBoss 39 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.10% 5.15% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 32
Average daily rate
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£463 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.47% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £550 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
952 1009 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.71% 17.35% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 692 803
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 40
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.87 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.83% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 55 (73.33%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (34.67%) Spring
3 26 (34.67%) J2EE
4 23 (30.67%) Jenkins
5 22 (29.33%) Linux
6 20 (26.67%) Scrum
7 19 (25.33%) Apache
7 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
7 19 (25.33%) SOA
8 18 (24.00%) .NET
8 18 (24.00%) Finance
8 18 (24.00%) Maven
9 17 (22.67%) SQL
9 17 (22.67%) Web Services
10 16 (21.33%) JUnit
11 15 (20.00%) WebLogic
11 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (20.00%) JMS
11 15 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 15 (20.00%) Java EE
12 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (18.67%) Middleware
12 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
12 14 (18.67%) UNIX
12 14 (18.67%) Oracle
13 13 (17.33%) XML
13 13 (17.33%) TDD
13 13 (17.33%) Puppet
14 11 (14.67%) Servlets

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 19 (25.33%) Apache
1 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
2 15 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.33%) Confluence
4 6 (8.00%) IIS
4 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.67%) nginx
6 4 (5.33%) Jetty
6 4 (5.33%) Mule ESB
7 3 (4.00%) Mule
7 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (4.00%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.67%) CMS
8 2 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.33%) Magnolia
9 1 (1.33%) WildFly
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.33%) Documentum
9 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) GitHub
2 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (2.67%) LAN
2 2 (2.67%) WAN
2 2 (2.67%) VPN
2 2 (2.67%) SNMP
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) DMZ
3 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
2 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.33%) Big Data
5 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) DTS
6 3 (4.00%) EDRMS
6 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.33%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.33%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Jenkins
2 18 (24.00%) Maven
3 16 (21.33%) JUnit
4 11 (14.67%) Subversion
5 10 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 9 (12.00%) Mockito
7 8 (10.67%) JIRA
7 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
8 7 (9.33%) Eclipse
9 5 (6.67%) ClearCase
9 5 (6.67%) NUnit
9 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
10 4 (5.33%) Gerrit
11 3 (4.00%) FishEye
11 3 (4.00%) Hudson
11 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
11 3 (4.00%) Ant
11 3 (4.00%) IntelliJ
11 3 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Back Office
5 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 2 (2.67%) Games
7 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Developer
2 29 (38.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Flex Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) J2EE
1 26 (34.67%) Spring
2 18 (24.00%) .NET
3 17 (22.67%) Web Services
4 15 (20.00%) JMS
4 15 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (20.00%) Java EE
5 14 (18.67%) Middleware
6 13 (17.33%) XML
7 11 (14.67%) Servlets
8 10 (13.33%) SOAP
8 10 (13.33%) EJB
9 9 (12.00%) JSP
10 8 (10.67%) Apache Camel
11 7 (9.33%) REST
12 6 (8.00%) JSON
12 6 (8.00%) Apache Flex
12 6 (8.00%) OSGi
12 6 (8.00%) HTML
13 5 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.33%) RIA
5 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.33%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) UNIX
3 10 (13.33%) Windows
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.00%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.33%) Android
7 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) Scrum
3 19 (25.33%) SOA
4 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.33%) TDD
6 9 (12.00%) BDD
7 8 (10.67%) MVC
7 8 (10.67%) OO
7 8 (10.67%) DevOps
7 8 (10.67%) SDLC
8 7 (9.33%) Open Source
9 6 (8.00%) Release Management
9 6 (8.00%) UML
9 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.00%) Change Management
9 6 (8.00%) Asset Management
9 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.67%) AOP
10 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (73.33%) Java
2 17 (22.67%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.00%) C#
5 6 (8.00%) Perl
5 6 (8.00%) Ruby
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Groovy
9 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) GridGain
2 3 (4.00%) Docker
3 2 (2.67%) vCloud
4 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.33%) Xen
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.33%) Ansible
3 4 (5.33%) Salt
4 3 (4.00%) Rundeck
4 3 (4.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.67%) Kibana
5 2 (2.67%) logstash
5 2 (2.67%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.33%) Control-M
6 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.33%) SCCM
6 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 5 (6.67%) IBM
6 4 (5.33%) webMethods
7 3 (4.00%) InterSystems
7 3 (4.00%) Google
8 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.67%) hybris
8 2 (2.67%) ForgeRock
8 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.67%) Sybase
8 2 (2.67%) BEA
8 2 (2.67%) Informatica
9 1 (1.33%) Novell
9 1 (1.33%) CA
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) Adobe
9 1 (1.33%) Software AG
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