The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 261 290 264
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Contract jobs citing JBoss 402 315 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.65% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 3.76% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 205 172
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -15.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.88%
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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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8838 8378 7636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.24% 17.40% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5594 5205 4384
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 299 423
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in England

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in England

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in England

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in England

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
London +7 170 £475 +5.55% 36
South East +21 59 £400 - 27
Yorkshire +15 47 £294 -16.07% 4
North West +7 40 £404 +7.73% 4
East Midlands - 20 £325 - 5
South West +15 19 £344 -8.33% 5
East of England -5 17 £388 -8.82% 6
North East -16 15 £325 +23.80%
West Midlands -12 10 £426 +23.78% 3
JBoss
UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 570 (80.85%) Java
2 328 (46.52%) Linux
3 287 (40.71%) Oracle
4 280 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
5 255 (36.17%) Tomcat
6 237 (33.62%) J2EE
7 225 (31.91%) SQL
8 205 (29.08%) Web Services
9 197 (27.94%) WebLogic
10 193 (27.38%) Spring
11 185 (26.24%) XML
12 183 (25.96%) UNIX
13 179 (25.39%) HTML
14 177 (25.11%) Maven
15 168 (23.83%) WebSphere
16 166 (23.55%) JavaScript
17 147 (20.85%) Hibernate
18 146 (20.71%) Windows
19 145 (20.57%) Apache
20 140 (19.86%) Scrum
21 130 (18.44%) SOA
21 130 (18.44%) Security Cleared
22 128 (18.16%) Red Hat
23 121 (17.16%) TDD
24 114 (16.17%) CSS
25 113 (16.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 101 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
27 99 (14.04%) Finance
28 98 (13.90%) SQL Server
29 97 (13.76%) MVC

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 255 (36.17%) Tomcat
2 197 (27.94%) WebLogic
3 168 (23.83%) WebSphere
4 145 (20.57%) Apache
5 65 (9.22%) IIS
6 46 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 38 (5.39%) GlassFish
8 29 (4.11%) Jetty
9 28 (3.97%) Confluence
10 27 (3.83%) SharePoint
11 26 (3.69%) MQSeries
12 25 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
13 24 (3.40%) Mule ESB
14 22 (3.12%) CMS
14 22 (3.12%) Node.js
15 19 (2.70%) Liferay
15 19 (2.70%) nginx
15 19 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 18 (2.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 18 (2.55%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.28%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.83%) PaaS
3 13 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (1.42%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (1.13%) IBM SmartCloud
7 5 (0.71%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.71%) SaaS
8 4 (0.57%) GitHub
8 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.43%) IaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 47 (6.67%) Firewall
3 43 (6.10%) LDAP
4 32 (4.54%) SSL
5 25 (3.55%) HTTP
6 23 (3.26%) DNS
7 19 (2.70%) SAN
8 18 (2.55%) Internet
9 12 (1.70%) VPN
10 10 (1.42%) NAS
11 9 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
11 9 (1.28%) WAN
11 9 (1.28%) SSH
12 8 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
12 8 (1.13%) DMZ
12 8 (1.13%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.99%) SNMP
13 7 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.85%) VLAN
14 6 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 96 (13.62%) MySQL
3 88 (12.48%) Relational Database
4 55 (7.80%) Oracle Database
5 53 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (6.24%) MongoDB
7 33 (4.68%) RDBMS
8 29 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (4.11%) DB2
9 26 (3.69%) NoSQL
10 23 (3.26%) Redis
11 16 (2.27%) MariaDB
12 14 (1.99%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.99%) SQL Navigator
17 6 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
18 5 (0.71%) Big Data
18 5 (0.71%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 177 (25.11%) Maven
2 96 (13.62%) Jenkins
3 92 (13.05%) Git (software)
3 92 (13.05%) JUnit
4 91 (12.91%) Ant
5 89 (12.62%) Subversion
6 68 (9.65%) JIRA
7 66 (9.36%) Eclipse
8 42 (5.96%) Selenium
9 32 (4.54%) SoapUI
10 27 (3.83%) Artifactory
11 21 (2.98%) SonarQube
12 19 (2.70%) Gradle
13 18 (2.55%) Cucumber
13 18 (2.55%) Hudson
13 18 (2.55%) Gerrit
14 17 (2.41%) Talend Open Studio
15 16 (2.27%) Mockito
16 13 (1.84%) Jasmine
17 10 (1.42%) JMeter
General
1 99 (14.04%) Finance
2 30 (4.26%) Retail
3 28 (3.97%) Banking
4 23 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.84%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.84%) Marketing
7 11 (1.56%) Front Office
8 10 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.28%) Back Office
10 7 (0.99%) Games
11 5 (0.71%) Legal
12 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.57%) Publishing
13 3 (0.43%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.28%) iGaming
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Swedish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 331 (46.95%) Developer
2 265 (37.59%) Java Developer
3 75 (10.64%) Architect
4 51 (7.23%) Senior Developer
5 45 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 43 (6.10%) Administrator
7 38 (5.39%) Consultant
8 33 (4.68%) Analyst
9 24 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (3.26%) Software Engineer
10 23 (3.26%) Applications Support
11 19 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
12 18 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (2.41%) Support Analyst
13 17 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (2.41%) Java Architect
14 16 (2.27%) Migration Engineer
14 16 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 16 (2.27%) Flex Developer
14 16 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (33.62%) J2EE
2 205 (29.08%) Web Services
3 193 (27.38%) Spring
4 185 (26.24%) XML
5 179 (25.39%) HTML
6 147 (20.85%) Hibernate
7 114 (16.17%) CSS
8 83 (11.77%) Java EE
9 79 (11.21%) EJB
10 78 (11.06%) SOAP
11 74 (10.50%) JSP
11 74 (10.50%) Apache Camel
12 66 (9.36%) Middleware
13 65 (9.22%) Struts
14 64 (9.08%) JMS
14 64 (9.08%) REST
15 59 (8.37%) .NET
16 58 (8.23%) jQuery
16 58 (8.23%) HTML5
17 57 (8.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.26%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.13%) PKI
5 15 (2.13%) Clustering
6 12 (1.70%) Social Media
6 12 (1.70%) iPad
7 9 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 7 (0.99%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.99%) Private Cloud
8 7 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 7 (0.99%) DataPower
9 6 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.71%) W3C
10 5 (0.71%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 328 (46.52%) Linux
2 183 (25.96%) UNIX
3 146 (20.71%) Windows
4 113 (16.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (5.25%) AIX
6 35 (4.96%) CentOS
7 29 (4.11%) Ubuntu
8 28 (3.97%) Solaris
9 26 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 13 (1.84%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.13%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.71%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.57%) HPUX
14 4 (0.57%) Android
15 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (19.86%) Scrum
3 130 (18.44%) SOA
4 121 (17.16%) TDD
5 101 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (13.76%) MVC
7 83 (11.77%) DevOps
8 71 (10.07%) SDLC
9 68 (9.65%) Open Source
10 61 (8.65%) E-Commerce
10 61 (8.65%) ITIL
11 57 (8.09%) UML
12 47 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 43 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 42 (5.96%) Configuration Management
15 39 (5.53%) BDD
16 38 (5.39%) OO
17 33 (4.68%) Mentoring
17 33 (4.68%) Migration
18 32 (4.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 570 (80.85%) Java
2 225 (31.91%) SQL
3 166 (23.55%) JavaScript
4 79 (11.21%) Python
5 69 (9.79%) Perl
6 54 (7.66%) Ruby
7 44 (6.24%) Bash Shell
8 41 (5.82%) PL/SQL
9 36 (5.11%) PowerShell
10 27 (3.83%) Groovy
11 25 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 24 (3.40%) PHP
13 20 (2.84%) Scala
14 17 (2.41%) C
15 16 (2.27%) XPath
16 15 (2.13%) C#
16 15 (2.13%) C++
17 13 (1.84%) VB
18 11 (1.56%) Korn
19 9 (1.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 130 (18.44%) Security Cleared
2 77 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.24%) Degree
4 28 (3.97%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.70%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.71%) RHCE
8 4 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.43%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.28%) OCAJ
10 2 (0.28%) OCP
10 2 (0.28%) OCA
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.28%) HND
11 1 (0.14%) ISEB
11 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.10%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) COBIT
2 2 (0.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (6.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.40%) vCloud
4 23 (3.26%) Docker
5 18 (2.55%) Squid
5 18 (2.55%) vSphere
6 10 (1.42%) NFS
7 9 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.13%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.85%) KVM
10 5 (0.71%) Varnish
11 3 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.43%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.43%) Samba
12 2 (0.28%) XenApp
12 2 (0.28%) OCFS2
13 1 (0.14%) GridGain
13 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 84 (11.91%) Puppet
2 31 (4.40%) Ansible
3 30 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (4.26%) ZABBIX
4 22 (3.12%) Salt
5 18 (2.55%) HAProxy
5 18 (2.55%) logstash
5 18 (2.55%) Rundeck
6 15 (2.13%) Kibana
7 12 (1.70%) Red Hat Satellite
8 10 (1.42%) Nagios
9 6 (0.85%) Foglight
9 6 (0.85%) yum
10 5 (0.71%) SCOM
11 4 (0.57%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.57%) SCCM
11 4 (0.57%) OpenAM
11 4 (0.57%) SELinux
11 4 (0.57%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 287 (40.71%) Oracle
2 128 (18.16%) Red Hat
3 83 (11.77%) VMware
4 65 (9.22%) IBM
5 53 (7.52%) Microsoft
6 26 (3.69%) Sun
7 23 (3.26%) Sybase
8 20 (2.84%) Cisco
9 19 (2.70%) hybris
9 19 (2.70%) Adobe
10 18 (2.55%) Perforce
10 18 (2.55%) Endeca
11 17 (2.41%) Talend
12 15 (2.13%) TIBCO
12 15 (2.13%) EMC
12 15 (2.13%) NetApp
12 15 (2.13%) BEA
12 15 (2.13%) ATG
13 13 (1.84%) Google
14 9 (1.28%) Pega
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