The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 20 42 19
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing JBoss 111 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.79% 3.12% 5.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.25% 17.87% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 19 33
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £305 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% -
JBoss
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
367 235 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.75% 17.46% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 123 106
Average daily rate £380 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.02 £34.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.05% +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 135 (90.00%) Java
2 96 (64.00%) SOA
3 88 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (46.00%) Java EE
5 58 (38.67%) Scrum
6 57 (38.00%) Oracle
7 53 (35.33%) JSF
8 52 (34.67%) TDD
8 52 (34.67%) Eclipse
9 51 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (32.00%) XML
11 46 (30.67%) Hibernate
11 46 (30.67%) BPMN
12 44 (29.33%) Drools
13 43 (28.67%) Apache CXF
13 43 (28.67%) JProfiler
13 43 (28.67%) XSLT
14 40 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
14 40 (26.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
15 39 (26.00%) Use Case
16 37 (24.67%) JPA
17 36 (24.00%) Data Modelling
18 34 (22.67%) UML
19 33 (22.00%) OO
20 31 (20.67%) Spring
21 29 (19.33%) RichFaces
21 29 (19.33%) Logical Data Model
22 28 (18.67%) Web Services
23 27 (18.00%) Tomcat
24 23 (15.33%) J2EE

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 27 (18.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (11.33%) Apache
3 14 (9.33%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.67%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.33%) IIS
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.00%) Confluence
8 2 (1.33%) Node.js
9 1 (0.67%) Liferay
9 1 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Project
2 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) PaaS
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (34.67%) Eclipse
2 43 (28.67%) JProfiler
3 23 (15.33%) JIRA
4 15 (10.00%) Maven
5 12 (8.00%) Selenium
5 12 (8.00%) SoapUI
6 11 (7.33%) Firebug
7 7 (4.67%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.33%) Subversion
9 4 (2.67%) Ant
10 3 (2.00%) JUnit
10 3 (2.00%) Mockito
10 3 (2.00%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.67%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (4.00%) Banking
1 6 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 65 (43.33%) Developer
2 64 (42.67%) Java Developer
3 39 (26.00%) Architect
4 32 (21.33%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (11.33%) Analyst
6 16 (10.67%) Agile Developer
6 16 (10.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 13 (8.67%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (8.00%) XML Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Java Architect
10 10 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
11 9 (6.00%) Test Analyst
12 7 (4.67%) SOA Architect
13 6 (4.00%) Consultant
13 6 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (4.00%) Java Programmer
13 6 (4.00%) Lead Architect
13 6 (4.00%) Programmer
14 5 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (46.00%) Java EE
2 53 (35.33%) JSF
3 48 (32.00%) XML
4 46 (30.67%) Hibernate
5 44 (29.33%) Drools
6 43 (28.67%) Apache CXF
6 43 (28.67%) XSLT
7 37 (24.67%) JPA
8 31 (20.67%) Spring
9 29 (19.33%) RichFaces
10 28 (18.67%) Web Services
11 23 (15.33%) J2EE
12 13 (8.67%) SOAP
13 12 (8.00%) RESTful
14 11 (7.33%) jBPM
14 11 (7.33%) jQuery
14 11 (7.33%) Middleware
15 6 (4.00%) JSP
15 6 (4.00%) Spring MVC
16 4 (2.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Clustering
4 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.33%) Unix
2 15 (10.00%) Linux
3 11 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.67%) Windows
5 4 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.33%) Android
6 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (64.00%) SOA
2 88 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (38.67%) Scrum
4 52 (34.67%) TDD
5 51 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (30.67%) BPMN
7 40 (26.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 40 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 39 (26.00%) Use Case
9 36 (24.00%) Data Modelling
10 34 (22.67%) UML
11 33 (22.00%) OO
12 29 (19.33%) Logical Data Model
13 17 (11.33%) User Stories
14 14 (9.33%) Workflow
15 12 (8.00%) DevOps
15 12 (8.00%) Kanban
15 12 (8.00%) SDLC
15 12 (8.00%) Software Testing
15 12 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 135 (90.00%) Java
2 16 (10.67%) SQL
3 7 (4.67%) Perl
4 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.67%) Python
5 2 (1.33%) C
5 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Puppet
1 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.67%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 57 (38.00%) Oracle
2 12 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.00%) VMware
6 2 (1.33%) Brocade
6 2 (1.33%) Cisco
6 2 (1.33%) EMC
7 1 (0.67%) hybris
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