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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 156 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Contract jobs citing JBoss 40 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.49% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.07% 2.85% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 29
Average daily rate
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£475 £494 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £446 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £580 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.49 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-6.64% +42.81%
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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
983 1086 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.94% 17.31% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 789 708
Average daily rate £400 £388 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 41
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 4 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 4 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 49 (75.38%) Java
2 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) Maven
3 22 (33.85%) Apache
4 21 (32.31%) Spring
5 20 (30.77%) Linux
6 19 (29.23%) Middleware
7 17 (26.15%) SQL
7 17 (26.15%) J2EE
7 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
8 16 (24.62%) UNIX
8 16 (24.62%) Tomcat
8 16 (24.62%) Subversion
8 16 (24.62%) Hibernate
9 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 15 (23.08%) Oracle
10 14 (21.54%) SOA
10 14 (21.54%) Open Source
11 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (20.00%) Web Services
11 13 (20.00%) Scrum
12 12 (18.46%) Finance
12 12 (18.46%) HTML
12 12 (18.46%) Java EE
12 12 (18.46%) Apache Camel
13 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
13 11 (16.92%) Ant
13 11 (16.92%) MVC
14 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.38%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 22 (33.85%) Apache
2 16 (24.62%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.15%) IIS
5 3 (4.62%) CMS
5 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.62%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.62%) Jetty
6 2 (3.08%) Mule
6 2 (3.08%) Liferay
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.54%) Node.js
7 1 (1.54%) nginx
7 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) SNMP
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Navigator
5 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.08%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.08%) DTS
6 2 (3.08%) EDRMS
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.54%) DB2
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Maven
2 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
3 16 (24.62%) Subversion
4 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
4 11 (16.92%) Ant
5 4 (6.15%) JProfiler
5 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
5 4 (6.15%) VisualVM
5 4 (6.15%) Gradle
5 4 (6.15%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.15%) JUnit
5 4 (6.15%) JMeter
6 3 (4.62%) NetBeans
6 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.62%) Hudson
6 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.62%) Selenium
7 2 (3.08%) JIRA
7 2 (3.08%) Mockito
7 2 (3.08%) MSTest
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Games
3 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Front Office
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Developer
2 29 (44.62%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Flex Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) Spring
2 19 (29.23%) Middleware
3 17 (26.15%) J2EE
4 16 (24.62%) Hibernate
5 13 (20.00%) Web Services
6 12 (18.46%) HTML
6 12 (18.46%) Java EE
6 12 (18.46%) Apache Camel
7 10 (15.38%) .NET
7 10 (15.38%) Servlets
8 9 (13.85%) SOAP
8 9 (13.85%) EJB
9 8 (12.31%) JMS
9 8 (12.31%) CSS
9 8 (12.31%) JSP
10 7 (10.77%) XML
10 7 (10.77%) RESTful
11 6 (9.23%) Spring MVC
12 5 (7.69%) Apache CXF
13 4 (6.15%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Open Source
2 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) UNIX
3 10 (15.38%) Windows
4 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.54%) SOA
3 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (20.00%) Scrum
4 11 (16.92%) MVC
5 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.69%) Web Development
6 5 (7.69%) Kanban
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.15%) UML
7 4 (6.15%) TDD
8 3 (4.62%) Migration
8 3 (4.62%) RUP
8 3 (4.62%) EAI
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.08%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (75.38%) Java
2 17 (26.15%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Perl
5 7 (10.77%) Groovy
6 3 (4.62%) C#
6 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) XQuery
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Control-M
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 3 (4.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.08%) Adobe
6 2 (3.08%) webMethods
6 2 (3.08%) FatWire
6 2 (3.08%) ATG
7 1 (1.54%) Nuxeo
7 1 (1.54%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.54%) BEA
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) Novell
7 1 (1.54%) Rackspace
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £575 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago