The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 19 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 16 66 46
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -20
Contract jobs citing JBoss 87 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.22% 0.71% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 19.73% 2.14% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 4 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £438 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £373 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -38.87%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
441 374 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.60% 33.19% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 147 123
Average daily rate £400 £400 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £281 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.35 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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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 Vendors category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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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

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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 19 September 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 175 (86.21%) Java
2 93 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (45.32%) SOA
4 78 (38.42%) JSF
5 59 (29.06%) Java EE
6 55 (27.09%) Maven
7 53 (26.11%) Scrum
7 53 (26.11%) Oracle
8 50 (24.63%) BPMN
8 50 (24.63%) Drools
9 46 (22.66%) Apache CXF
10 45 (22.17%) Web Services
11 43 (21.18%) XML
12 42 (20.69%) Hibernate
13 39 (19.21%) jBPM
14 38 (18.72%) TDD
14 38 (18.72%) HTML
15 35 (17.24%) J2EE
16 34 (16.75%) RichFaces
17 32 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (13.79%) JPA
19 27 (13.30%) Use Case
20 26 (12.81%) OO
21 25 (12.32%) JSP
22 24 (11.82%) Data Modelling
23 23 (11.33%) UML
23 23 (11.33%) Eclipse
23 23 (11.33%) XSLT
23 23 (11.33%) Spring
24 22 (10.84%) Selenium

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (3.94%) Apache
2 6 (2.96%) Confluence
3 5 (2.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.46%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (7.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (0.99%) SAN
2 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) MPLS
3 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.43%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.97%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.49%) DataStage
5 1 (0.49%) DB2
5 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (27.09%) Maven
2 23 (11.33%) Eclipse
3 22 (10.84%) Selenium
4 18 (8.87%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.93%) JIRA
6 9 (4.43%) JProfiler
7 7 (3.45%) Hudson
8 5 (2.46%) Cobertura
9 3 (1.48%) Subversion
10 2 (0.99%) Ant
11 1 (0.49%) JUnit
11 1 (0.49%) NUnit
11 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.49%) Mockito
11 1 (0.49%) Gradle
General
1 7 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (57.14%) Developer
2 78 (38.42%) Java Developer
3 29 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 29 (14.29%) UI Programmer
3 29 (14.29%) Architect
4 18 (8.87%) Senior Developer
4 18 (8.87%) Designer
5 14 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (6.90%) Java Architect
5 14 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 11 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (4.93%) ScrumMaster
8 9 (4.43%) Junior
8 9 (4.43%) Junior Architect
9 8 (3.94%) Senior Architect
9 8 (3.94%) Junior Java Architect
10 7 (3.45%) Applications Architect
11 6 (2.96%) Build Manager
11 6 (2.96%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.46%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (38.42%) JSF
2 59 (29.06%) Java EE
3 50 (24.63%) Drools
4 46 (22.66%) Apache CXF
5 45 (22.17%) Web Services
6 43 (21.18%) XML
7 42 (20.69%) Hibernate
8 39 (19.21%) jBPM
9 38 (18.72%) HTML
10 35 (17.24%) J2EE
11 34 (16.75%) RichFaces
12 28 (13.79%) JPA
13 25 (12.32%) JSP
14 23 (11.33%) XSLT
14 23 (11.33%) Spring
15 19 (9.36%) XHTML
16 17 (8.37%) jQuery
16 17 (8.37%) SOAP
17 16 (7.88%) RESTful
18 14 (6.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.96%) GIS
2 4 (1.97%) Open Source
3 1 (0.49%) User Experience
3 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.40%) Linux
2 7 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (45.32%) SOA
3 53 (26.11%) Scrum
4 50 (24.63%) BPMN
5 38 (18.72%) TDD
6 32 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (13.30%) Use Case
8 26 (12.81%) OO
9 24 (11.82%) Data Modelling
10 23 (11.33%) UML
11 22 (10.84%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (6.90%) Workflow
13 13 (6.40%) Web Design
14 11 (5.42%) Project Management
14 11 (5.42%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.94%) Waterfall
16 7 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
17 5 (2.46%) ETL
17 5 (2.46%) BDD
17 5 (2.46%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 175 (86.21%) Java
2 10 (4.93%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.96%) Python
4 5 (2.46%) SQL
5 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.49%) C#
6 1 (0.49%) Korn
6 1 (0.49%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.97%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
1 1 (0.49%) Legato
1 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.49%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 53 (26.11%) Oracle
2 11 (5.42%) Red Hat
3 7 (3.45%) VMware
4 5 (2.46%) Cisco
4 5 (2.46%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.46%) Pega
5 2 (0.99%) EMC
5 2 (0.99%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.49%) HP
6 1 (0.49%) CA
6 1 (0.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.49%) Brocade
6 1 (0.49%) F5