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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 20 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 92 29 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.37% 2.39% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.36% 11.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 48 20 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £25.25 -
% change year-on-year
+83.16% -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
303 250 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.98% 20.63% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 123 63
Average daily rate £375 £348 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +21.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £189 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £140.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.71% +833.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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.

1 161 (80.90%) Java
2 86 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (36.18%) SOA
4 63 (31.66%) Java EE
5 55 (27.64%) JSF
6 54 (27.14%) Scrum
6 54 (27.14%) Oracle
6 54 (27.14%) XML
7 49 (24.62%) BPMN
8 43 (21.61%) Apache CXF
8 43 (21.61%) TDD
9 42 (21.11%) Web Services
10 40 (20.10%) Drools
11 37 (18.59%) jBPM
12 34 (17.09%) Maven
13 33 (16.58%) J2EE
14 32 (16.08%) JSP
14 32 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (15.58%) RichFaces
16 29 (14.57%) XSLT
17 27 (13.57%) Eclipse
17 27 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 26 (13.07%) HTML
19 24 (12.06%) SOAP
19 24 (12.06%) Use Case
20 23 (11.56%) Hibernate
21 22 (11.06%) Apache
21 22 (11.06%) jQuery
21 22 (11.06%) RESTful
21 22 (11.06%) JProfiler

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 22 (11.06%) Apache
2 18 (9.05%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.03%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.01%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (2.01%) IIS
6 3 (1.51%) Confluence
7 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.55%) HTTP
2 3 (1.51%) LDAP
2 3 (1.51%) Firewall
2 3 (1.51%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.50%) SAN
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.54%) Relational Database
1 17 (8.54%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.03%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.01%) DataStage
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (17.09%) Maven
2 27 (13.57%) Eclipse
3 22 (11.06%) JProfiler
4 13 (6.53%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.53%) Selenium
5 11 (5.53%) JIRA
6 2 (1.01%) Gradle
6 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.50%) Ant
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.50%) NUnit
7 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.50%) Mockito
7 1 (0.50%) Hudson
7 1 (0.50%) Cobertura
7 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (8.04%) Finance
2 9 (4.52%) Banking
3 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 106 (53.27%) Developer
2 77 (38.69%) Java Developer
3 22 (11.06%) UI Developer
3 22 (11.06%) UI Programmer
4 20 (10.05%) Administrator
5 19 (9.55%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (8.04%) Technical Leader
8 11 (5.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (5.53%) ScrumMaster
9 10 (5.03%) Designer
9 10 (5.03%) Architect
10 9 (4.52%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (4.02%) Analyst
12 7 (3.52%) Senior UI Developer
13 5 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.51%) Linux Administrator
13 5 (2.51%) Front-End Developer
14 4 (2.01%) Environment Analyst
14 4 (2.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (31.66%) Java EE
2 55 (27.64%) JSF
3 54 (27.14%) XML
4 43 (21.61%) Apache CXF
5 42 (21.11%) Web Services
6 40 (20.10%) Drools
7 37 (18.59%) jBPM
8 33 (16.58%) J2EE
9 32 (16.08%) JSP
10 31 (15.58%) RichFaces
11 29 (14.57%) XSLT
12 26 (13.07%) HTML
13 24 (12.06%) SOAP
14 23 (11.56%) Hibernate
15 22 (11.06%) jQuery
15 22 (11.06%) RESTful
16 15 (7.54%) Servlets
17 13 (6.53%) Middleware
17 13 (6.53%) JRules
17 13 (6.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.52%) Clustering
2 3 (1.51%) Open Source
3 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.50%) GIS
4 1 (0.50%) iSeries
4 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (10.05%) Linux
3 10 (5.03%) UNIX
4 9 (4.52%) Windows
5 4 (2.01%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (36.18%) SOA
3 54 (27.14%) Scrum
4 49 (24.62%) BPMN
5 43 (21.61%) TDD
6 32 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (12.06%) Use Case
8 22 (11.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 19 (9.55%) Web Design
10 16 (8.04%) OO
11 15 (7.54%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.53%) UML
13 12 (6.03%) Project Management
14 9 (4.52%) Workflow
15 7 (3.52%) Waterfall
16 6 (3.02%) Load Balancing
16 6 (3.02%) Stakeholder Management
17 5 (2.51%) ITIL
17 5 (2.51%) Agile Project Management
17 5 (2.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 161 (80.90%) Java
2 10 (5.03%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.50%) Python
4 1 (0.50%) Perl
4 1 (0.50%) SQL
4 1 (0.50%) C#
4 1 (0.50%) Korn
4 1 (0.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.02%) RHCE
2 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.01%) vSphere
3 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.01%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.50%) WSUS
3 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (27.14%) Oracle
2 19 (9.55%) Red Hat
3 16 (8.04%) VMware
4 7 (3.52%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.51%) EMC
5 5 (2.51%) Pega
6 4 (2.01%) F5
6 4 (2.01%) Cisco
6 4 (2.01%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.51%) CA
7 3 (1.51%) Citrix
8 1 (0.50%) Brocade
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