The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 118 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing JBoss 24 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 1.18% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.74% 6.04% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 11
Average daily rate
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£408 £448 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% +14.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £291 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £43.25 £32.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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England

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
641 613 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.53% 19.48% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 384 167
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £222 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 39
Average hourly rate £29.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.50 £38.50
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 East of England

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Cambridgeshire +8 15 £413 -5.71% 3
Hertfordshire - 3 £400 - 6
Essex -32 2 £475 +6.14% 4
Norfolk - 2 £200 -
Suffolk - 2 £288 -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (70.73%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Spring
3 21 (51.22%) Oracle
4 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
5 18 (43.90%) HTML
5 18 (43.90%) Web Services
6 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) MySQL
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
7 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 13 (31.71%) RESTful
8 11 (26.83%) JPA
8 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
8 11 (26.83%) Windows
8 11 (26.83%) GlassFish
9 10 (24.39%) Maven
9 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
9 10 (24.39%) XML
9 10 (24.39%) SOAP
9 10 (24.39%) UNIX
9 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
9 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
10 9 (21.95%) REST
10 9 (21.95%) J2EE
10 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
10 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
10 9 (21.95%) Web Development
11 8 (19.51%) SOA

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
1 11 (26.83%) GlassFish
2 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
3 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
4 8 (19.51%) IIS
5 6 (14.63%) Node.js
6 5 (12.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.88%) Apache
7 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
8 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LDAP
1 2 (4.88%) AMQP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.44%) DB2
7 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Maven
2 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
3 5 (12.20%) JUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Ant
5 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.44%) Gradle
7 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Java Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Web Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) Spring
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 18 (43.90%) Web Services
3 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
4 13 (31.71%) RESTful
5 11 (26.83%) JPA
6 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (24.39%) XML
6 10 (24.39%) SOAP
7 9 (21.95%) J2EE
7 9 (21.95%) REST
8 8 (19.51%) HTML5
8 8 (19.51%) EclipseLink
9 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
9 6 (14.63%) CSS
9 6 (14.63%) TopLink
9 6 (14.63%) Ajax
10 4 (9.76%) XHTML
10 4 (9.76%) Middleware
10 4 (9.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Web Development
3 8 (19.51%) SOA
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.63%) Microservices
5 5 (12.20%) User Stories
5 5 (12.20%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) B2C
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Loose Coupling
8 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.88%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
9 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.44%) RAD
9 1 (2.44%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Perl
5 5 (12.20%) Korn
5 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
1 5 (12.20%) vSphere
2 4 (9.76%) vCloud
3 2 (4.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Google
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) Software AG
6 1 (2.44%) webMethods