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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 175 140 168
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Contract jobs citing JBoss 26 61 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.91% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 5.17% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 46 26
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £533 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
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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
962 1179 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.11% 17.53% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 835 745
Average daily rate £400 £400 £402
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 46
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.75 £56.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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 46 (61.33%) Java
2 31 (41.33%) Linux
3 28 (37.33%) Oracle
4 26 (34.67%) Tomcat
5 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (33.33%) Maven
6 24 (32.00%) Windows
7 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
8 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
8 22 (29.33%) PowerShell
9 21 (28.00%) Banking
9 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
10 20 (26.67%) UNIX
11 19 (25.33%) Apache
11 19 (25.33%) Shell Script
11 19 (25.33%) WebSphere
12 18 (24.00%) SQL
12 18 (24.00%) Release Management
13 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
14 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
14 16 (21.33%) GlassFish
15 15 (20.00%) C
15 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 15 (20.00%) Web Services
15 15 (20.00%) ITIL
15 15 (20.00%) VMware
15 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (18.67%) ISO 9001
16 14 (18.67%) Citrix
16 14 (18.67%) Tivoli

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 26 (34.67%) Tomcat
2 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
3 19 (25.33%) Apache
3 19 (25.33%) WebSphere
4 16 (21.33%) GlassFish
5 5 (6.67%) Confluence
6 4 (5.33%) IIS
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.33%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.33%) Documentum
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.33%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.33%) Node.js
8 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.33%) Cordys
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.33%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.67%) Heroku
2 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) DNS
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.33%) AMQP
3 1 (1.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.33%) VLAN
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.33%) SMTP
3 1 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Maven
2 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
4 11 (14.67%) Subversion
5 9 (12.00%) JIRA
5 9 (12.00%) Ant
6 7 (9.33%) JUnit
6 7 (9.33%) Selenium
7 6 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (8.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (8.00%) JMeter
7 6 (8.00%) JProfiler
7 6 (8.00%) Gradle
7 6 (8.00%) Artifactory
7 6 (8.00%) VisualVM
8 5 (6.67%) Mercurial
9 3 (4.00%) Hudson
9 3 (4.00%) jMock
10 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (28.00%) Banking
2 8 (10.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Administrator
4 12 (16.00%) Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) DevOps Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Release Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Middleware Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.33%) Cloud Consultant
11 1 (1.33%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Portal Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Middleware Consultant
11 1 (1.33%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) Web Services
2 12 (16.00%) HTML
2 12 (16.00%) Spring
3 11 (14.67%) CSS
4 10 (13.33%) JSP
4 10 (13.33%) J2EE
4 10 (13.33%) XML
4 10 (13.33%) SOAP
4 10 (13.33%) Middleware
5 9 (12.00%) Java EE
6 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.33%) RESTful
8 6 (8.00%) Apache Camel
8 6 (8.00%) JSON
9 5 (6.67%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.33%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (5.33%) OSGi
10 4 (5.33%) JPA
11 3 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
11 3 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Open Source
2 7 (9.33%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Kindle
6 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Linux
2 24 (32.00%) Windows
3 20 (26.67%) UNIX
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.33%) Debian
6 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.00%) Release Management
3 15 (20.00%) ITIL
4 13 (17.33%) Scrum
5 12 (16.00%) DevOps
6 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
7 10 (13.33%) SOA
8 9 (12.00%) TDD
9 8 (10.67%) MVC
9 8 (10.67%) Performance Testing
10 7 (9.33%) UML
11 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.33%) BDD
12 4 (5.33%) OO
12 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.33%) Web Development
13 3 (4.00%) Pair Programming
13 3 (4.00%) Project Management
13 3 (4.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (61.33%) Java
2 22 (29.33%) PowerShell
3 19 (25.33%) Shell Script
4 18 (24.00%) SQL
5 15 (20.00%) C
5 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.33%) Perl
7 6 (8.00%) Groovy
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
8 3 (4.00%) VBA
9 2 (2.67%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.33%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) C-shell
10 1 (1.33%) Jython
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (18.67%) XenServer
3 2 (2.67%) NFS
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) Squid
4 1 (1.33%) Xen
4 1 (1.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Tivoli
2 10 (13.33%) Puppet
3 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView
4 1 (1.33%) Control-M
4 1 (1.33%) Nagios
4 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Oracle
2 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.00%) VMware
4 14 (18.67%) Citrix
4 14 (18.67%) LANDesk
5 11 (14.67%) IBM
6 7 (9.33%) Splunk
7 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.67%) Sybase
8 5 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.67%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.67%) HP
9 2 (2.67%) ATG
10 1 (1.33%) Perforce
10 1 (1.33%) Open Text
10 1 (1.33%) Metastorm
10 1 (1.33%) GoldenSource
10 1 (1.33%) GUPTA
10 1 (1.33%) Endeca
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