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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 41 27 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Contract jobs citing JBoss 43 55 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.19% 4.80% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.99% 28.06% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 2
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£375 £325 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £196 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £363 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -
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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
239 196 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.73% 17.09% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 97 41
Average daily rate £400 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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

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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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 99 (71.22%) Java
2 66 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (32.37%) SOA
4 44 (31.65%) Scrum
4 44 (31.65%) Java EE
5 40 (28.78%) XML
6 35 (25.18%) Oracle
6 35 (25.18%) TDD
7 31 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (20.86%) Eclipse
9 28 (20.14%) XSLT
10 27 (19.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (18.71%) Finance
12 25 (17.99%) JSF
13 24 (17.27%) Linux
13 24 (17.27%) JProfiler
14 22 (15.83%) BPMN
15 21 (15.11%) J2EE
15 21 (15.11%) Tomcat
15 21 (15.11%) Red Hat
16 20 (14.39%) JSP
16 20 (14.39%) Performance Monitoring
17 19 (13.67%) jBPM
17 19 (13.67%) Web Services
17 19 (13.67%) Apache
17 19 (13.67%) Middleware
18 18 (12.95%) Apache CXF
19 16 (11.51%) Drools
19 16 (11.51%) Hibernate
19 16 (11.51%) VMware

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 21 (15.11%) Tomcat
2 19 (13.67%) Apache
3 13 (9.35%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.19%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.32%) IIS
5 6 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.88%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (2.88%) Confluence
7 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Project
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) IaaS
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) HTTP
2 5 (3.60%) Firewall
3 3 (2.16%) BIG-IP
3 3 (2.16%) LDAP
4 2 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
1 8 (5.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.44%) DataStage
3 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (20.86%) Eclipse
2 24 (17.27%) JProfiler
3 14 (10.07%) Maven
4 8 (5.76%) JIRA
5 7 (5.04%) Selenium
6 6 (4.32%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.60%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.88%) JUnit
8 4 (2.88%) Subversion
8 4 (2.88%) NUnit
8 4 (2.88%) Mockito
8 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.44%) Gradle
9 2 (1.44%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.72%) Hudson
10 1 (0.72%) Cobertura
10 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.72%) Ant
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Banking
3 2 (1.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (48.92%) Developer
2 52 (37.41%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.39%) Administrator
4 19 (13.67%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (12.95%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Analyst
7 11 (7.91%) UI Developer
7 11 (7.91%) UI Programmer
8 10 (7.19%) ScrumMaster
9 8 (5.76%) Architect
10 6 (4.32%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.60%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.60%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (2.88%) Senior UI Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Environment Analyst
13 3 (2.16%) Designer
13 3 (2.16%) Deployment Specialist
13 3 (2.16%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.65%) Java EE
2 40 (28.78%) XML
3 28 (20.14%) XSLT
4 25 (17.99%) JSF
5 21 (15.11%) J2EE
6 20 (14.39%) JSP
7 19 (13.67%) jBPM
7 19 (13.67%) Web Services
7 19 (13.67%) Middleware
8 18 (12.95%) Apache CXF
9 16 (11.51%) Drools
9 16 (11.51%) Hibernate
10 15 (10.79%) Spring
11 14 (10.07%) SOAP
12 13 (9.35%) RESTful
12 13 (9.35%) RichFaces
13 11 (7.91%) jQuery
14 10 (7.19%) HTML
15 7 (5.04%) Servlets
16 6 (4.32%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Clustering
2 4 (2.88%) Open Source
3 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.72%) iSeries
4 1 (0.72%) CESG
4 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (17.27%) Linux
3 13 (9.35%) UNIX
4 12 (8.63%) Windows
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.48%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.37%) SOA
3 44 (31.65%) Scrum
4 35 (25.18%) TDD
5 31 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (15.83%) BPMN
7 20 (14.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (7.91%) Project Management
9 10 (7.19%) Use Case
9 10 (7.19%) Web Design
10 8 (5.76%) UML
11 7 (5.04%) DevOps
12 6 (4.32%) OO
12 6 (4.32%) Workflow
12 6 (4.32%) Load Balancing
13 5 (3.60%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.60%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.60%) ITIL
14 4 (2.88%) CRM
14 4 (2.88%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 99 (71.22%) Java
2 4 (2.88%) C#
3 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.44%) SQL
3 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.72%) Bourne shell
4 1 (0.72%) Korn
4 1 (0.72%) Python
4 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) RHCE
2 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.16%) vSphere
3 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.44%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.44%) Ansible
2 2 (1.44%) SCCM
2 2 (1.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (25.18%) Oracle
2 21 (15.11%) Red Hat
3 16 (11.51%) VMware
4 8 (5.76%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.16%) Pega
5 3 (2.16%) F5
5 3 (2.16%) Cisco
5 3 (2.16%) CA
5 3 (2.16%) EMC
5 3 (2.16%) Citrix
5 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.72%) IBM
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
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