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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 160 170 169
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing JBoss 39 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.06% 3.16% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 22
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£475 £525 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £441 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
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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 City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
961 1012 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.64% 16.96% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 725 709
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £552 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 53
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -32.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 50 (79.37%) Java
2 23 (36.51%) Spring
3 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Middleware
5 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 18 (28.57%) J2EE
5 18 (28.57%) Linux
5 18 (28.57%) Apache
5 18 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 18 (28.57%) Maven
6 17 (26.98%) SQL
7 16 (25.40%) Oracle
8 15 (23.81%) SOA
8 15 (23.81%) Open Source
8 15 (23.81%) Jenkins
9 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 14 (22.22%) Web Services
9 14 (22.22%) Scrum
10 13 (20.63%) Finance
10 13 (20.63%) Subversion
10 13 (20.63%) Java EE
11 12 (19.05%) Apache Camel
12 11 (17.46%) MVC
12 11 (17.46%) HTML
12 11 (17.46%) .NET
12 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
13 10 (15.87%) Servlets
13 10 (15.87%) UNIX
13 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (14.29%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (28.57%) Apache
1 18 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.35%) IIS
4 4 (6.35%) Jetty
5 3 (4.76%) CMS
5 3 (4.76%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Magnolia
6 2 (3.17%) Mule
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (3.17%) Liferay
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) nginx
7 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.59%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) SNMP
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.59%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) MySQL
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Navigator
5 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.17%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (3.17%) DTS
6 2 (3.17%) EDRMS
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Maven
2 15 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 13 (20.63%) Subversion
4 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
5 7 (11.11%) Ant
6 6 (9.52%) JUnit
7 5 (7.94%) Selenium
8 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
8 4 (6.35%) Mockito
8 4 (6.35%) Hudson
8 4 (6.35%) SoapUI
9 3 (4.76%) JIRA
9 3 (4.76%) NetBeans
10 2 (3.17%) ClearQuest
10 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.17%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (3.17%) MSTest
11 1 (1.59%) Moq
11 1 (1.59%) FlexUnit
11 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.17%) Front Office
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Games
4 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 28 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) Spring
2 19 (30.16%) Middleware
3 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 18 (28.57%) J2EE
4 14 (22.22%) Web Services
5 13 (20.63%) Java EE
6 12 (19.05%) Apache Camel
7 11 (17.46%) HTML
7 11 (17.46%) .NET
8 10 (15.87%) Servlets
9 9 (14.29%) SOAP
9 9 (14.29%) JMS
10 8 (12.70%) EJB
10 8 (12.70%) JSP
11 7 (11.11%) CSS
11 7 (11.11%) XML
12 6 (9.52%) RESTful
13 5 (7.94%) Apache CXF
13 5 (7.94%) Spring MVC
13 5 (7.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Clustering
1 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) UNIX
3 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) SOA
2 15 (23.81%) Open Source
3 14 (22.22%) Scrum
4 11 (17.46%) MVC
5 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (7.94%) Web Development
7 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.94%) UML
8 4 (6.35%) Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Kanban
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.76%) BDD
9 3 (4.76%) RUP
9 3 (4.76%) EAI
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.17%) Content Management
10 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) Perl
4 4 (6.35%) C#
5 3 (4.76%) Groovy
5 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) XQuery
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.59%) Control-M
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.52%) IBM
5 3 (4.76%) VMware
6 2 (3.17%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.17%) ATG
6 2 (3.17%) FatWire
6 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.17%) webMethods
6 2 (3.17%) Adobe
7 1 (1.59%) BEA
7 1 (1.59%) CA
7 1 (1.59%) Novell
7 1 (1.59%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.59%) Nuxeo
7 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
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