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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 101 109 116
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing JBoss 22 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.29% 4.08% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 14
Average daily rate £550 £425 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £236 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.64%
JBoss
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
416 612 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.40% 22.20% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 353 264
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.00 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire - 10 £575 -
Hertfordshire +9 5 £550 +49.65% 1
Essex -7 5 - -
Suffolk - 2 £325 -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (61.22%) Middleware
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (51.02%) SOA
3 25 (51.02%) Java
4 23 (46.94%) SQL
5 22 (44.90%) SOAP
6 21 (42.86%) Microservices
7 20 (40.82%) .NET
8 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
8 19 (38.78%) HTML
9 18 (36.73%) Red Hat
9 18 (36.73%) Spring
9 18 (36.73%) REST
10 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
10 17 (34.69%) Web Services
11 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
12 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (26.53%) TDD
13 13 (26.53%) XML
13 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
14 12 (24.49%) C#
14 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
15 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (20.41%) User Stories
16 10 (20.41%) Node.js
16 10 (20.41%) Reverse Engineering
16 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
17 9 (18.37%) Apache
17 9 (18.37%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
2 10 (20.41%) Node.js
2 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
3 9 (18.37%) Apache
4 8 (16.33%) Confluence
4 8 (16.33%) GlassFish
5 6 (12.24%) IIS
5 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
6 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (8.16%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.04%) Mule
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
1 4 (8.16%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
2 8 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (16.33%) CouchDB
2 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) JIRA
3 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.20%) VisualVM
4 4 (8.16%) Ant
4 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.16%) Maven
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) Gradle
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Legal
2 6 (12.24%) Marketing
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Senior Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Technical Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Designer
6 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Applications Support
7 5 (10.20%) Integration Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Designer
8 4 (8.16%) Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) .NET Designer
9 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) Middleware
2 22 (44.90%) SOAP
3 20 (40.82%) .NET
4 19 (38.78%) HTML
5 18 (36.73%) REST
5 18 (36.73%) Spring
6 17 (34.69%) Web Services
7 13 (26.53%) XML
8 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (14.29%) Struts
11 6 (12.24%) COM+
11 6 (12.24%) J2EE
11 6 (12.24%) jQuery
12 5 (10.20%) CSS
13 4 (8.16%) Ajax
13 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
13 4 (8.16%) SAML
13 4 (8.16%) TopLink
13 4 (8.16%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (16.33%) N-Tier
4 6 (12.24%) DataPower
5 4 (8.16%) Clustering
5 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.16%) Replication
5 4 (8.16%) User Experience
6 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) SOA
3 21 (42.86%) Microservices
4 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
5 13 (26.53%) TDD
6 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) Reverse Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) User Stories
8 8 (16.33%) Low Latency
8 8 (16.33%) OO
9 6 (12.24%) Data Transformation
9 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (10.20%) CRM
10 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 4 (8.16%) B2C
11 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (8.16%) Information Management
11 4 (8.16%) MVC
12 3 (6.12%) Network Load Balancing
12 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.49%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.16%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (16.33%) MOM
2 5 (10.20%) Opsview
3 2 (4.08%) Nagios
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Red Hat
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle
4 7 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 7 (14.29%) hybris
4 7 (14.29%) IBM
5 5 (10.20%) Splunk
6 4 (8.16%) webMethods
7 3 (6.12%) ATG
7 3 (6.12%) Percussion
7 3 (6.12%) Software AG
8 2 (4.08%) Apigee
8 2 (4.08%) Mashery
9 1 (2.04%) MKS
9 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
9 1 (2.04%) Sybase