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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 300 257 265
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +8
Contract jobs citing JBoss 292 312 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.70% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.52% 3.97% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 194 176
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+48.43% -
JBoss
UK

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
8298 7867 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.95% 17.68% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5284 4772 4375
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 313 417
Average hourly rate £19.75 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.20 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -23 152 £500 +11.11% 49
South East -19 41 £410 +18.84% 22
South West -16 22 £333 -26.11% 17
West Midlands - 22 £438 - 3
East of England -7 15 £450 +14.64% 13
North West -31 12 £400 +6.66% 3
East Midlands +10 8 £363 -10.76% 6
Yorkshire -6 7 £325 - 11
JBoss
UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 515 (78.75%) Java
2 312 (47.71%) Oracle
3 290 (44.34%) Linux
4 232 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (30.73%) UNIX
6 194 (29.66%) SQL
6 194 (29.66%) Spring
7 188 (28.75%) Apache
8 187 (28.59%) Maven
9 186 (28.44%) XML
9 186 (28.44%) WebLogic
10 183 (27.98%) Web Services
10 183 (27.98%) Tomcat
11 181 (27.68%) J2EE
12 166 (25.38%) HTML
13 130 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
14 128 (19.57%) TDD
15 122 (18.65%) Puppet
16 120 (18.35%) WebSphere
16 120 (18.35%) MySQL
17 118 (18.04%) DevOps
18 117 (17.89%) Jenkins
18 117 (17.89%) Windows
18 117 (17.89%) Hibernate
19 115 (17.58%) Relational Database
20 112 (17.13%) SOAP
21 111 (16.97%) Scrum
22 108 (16.51%) JavaScript
22 108 (16.51%) Security Cleared
23 103 (15.75%) Subversion

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 188 (28.75%) Apache
2 186 (28.44%) WebLogic
3 183 (27.98%) Tomcat
4 120 (18.35%) WebSphere
5 41 (6.27%) Confluence
6 38 (5.81%) WebSphere Application Server
7 25 (3.82%) IIS
8 18 (2.75%) GlassFish
8 18 (2.75%) SharePoint
9 16 (2.45%) IBM HTTP Server
9 16 (2.45%) Node.js
10 14 (2.14%) CMS
11 12 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 9 (1.38%) Mule
13 8 (1.22%) Jetty
13 8 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
14 7 (1.07%) Liferay
14 7 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (1.07%) TIBCO EMS
14 7 (1.07%) Documentum
Applications
1 16 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.07%) MS Project
3 7 (1.07%) MS Office
4 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.61%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.46%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) Cordys
5 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.67%) PaaS
2 14 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.61%) GitHub
4 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.31%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.31%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) Heroku
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (11.31%) LDAP
2 52 (7.95%) HTTP
3 35 (5.35%) TCP/IP
4 32 (4.89%) DNS
5 30 (4.59%) SSL
6 20 (3.06%) Internet
7 16 (2.45%) Firewall
8 15 (2.29%) SAN
9 12 (1.83%) AMQP
10 10 (1.53%) FTP
11 8 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
12 7 (1.07%) SSH
12 7 (1.07%) DHCP
13 5 (0.76%) SMTP
14 4 (0.61%) VPN
14 4 (0.61%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.61%) DMZ
14 4 (0.61%) BIG-IP
15 3 (0.46%) PuTTY
15 3 (0.46%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (18.35%) MySQL
2 115 (17.58%) Relational Database
3 85 (13.00%) SQL Server
4 52 (7.95%) Oracle Database
5 50 (7.65%) MariaDB
6 44 (6.73%) RDBMS
7 43 (6.57%) MongoDB
8 35 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (2.45%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.45%) Neo4j
10 15 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (2.29%) DB2
11 14 (2.14%) Redis
12 13 (1.99%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.76%) SQLPlus
15 4 (0.61%) DTS
15 4 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.61%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 187 (28.59%) Maven
2 117 (17.89%) Jenkins
3 103 (15.75%) Subversion
4 98 (14.98%) Git (software)
5 81 (12.39%) Ant
6 79 (12.08%) JIRA
7 61 (9.33%) JUnit
8 46 (7.03%) Eclipse
9 38 (5.81%) Hudson
10 26 (3.98%) Artifactory
11 25 (3.82%) Selenium
12 19 (2.91%) SoapUI
13 18 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (2.45%) Mockito
14 16 (2.45%) Mercurial
14 16 (2.45%) Gradle
15 14 (2.14%) Cucumber
16 10 (1.53%) jMock
16 10 (1.53%) VisualVM
16 10 (1.53%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (12.84%) Finance
2 52 (7.95%) Banking
3 37 (5.66%) Retail
4 19 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.22%) Back Office
7 8 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.07%) Front Office
9 6 (0.92%) Games
10 5 (0.76%) Publishing
11 4 (0.61%) Advertising
12 3 (0.46%) Legal
13 2 (0.31%) Automotive
13 2 (0.31%) iGaming
14 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 341 (52.14%) Developer
2 252 (38.53%) Java Developer
3 60 (9.17%) Architect
4 44 (6.73%) Senior Developer
5 42 (6.42%) Consultant
6 40 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (4.28%) Administrator
8 26 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 22 (3.36%) Analyst
10 17 (2.60%) Middleware Developer
11 16 (2.45%) Infrastructure Architect
12 15 (2.29%) Platform Architect
12 15 (2.29%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (2.29%) Lead Developer
12 15 (2.29%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (2.14%) Technical Architect
14 13 (1.99%) Lead Java Developer
14 13 (1.99%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (1.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (1.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (29.66%) Spring
2 186 (28.44%) XML
3 183 (27.98%) Web Services
4 181 (27.68%) J2EE
5 166 (25.38%) HTML
6 117 (17.89%) Hibernate
7 112 (17.13%) SOAP
8 100 (15.29%) CSS
9 81 (12.39%) Java EE
10 74 (11.31%) Spring MVC
11 69 (10.55%) JPA
12 68 (10.40%) Middleware
13 67 (10.24%) REST
14 63 (9.63%) Apache Camel
15 55 (8.41%) EJB
15 55 (8.41%) JSON
16 54 (8.26%) JSP
16 54 (8.26%) RESTful
17 52 (7.95%) JMS
18 51 (7.80%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.48%) Open Source
2 59 (9.02%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.98%) Visualisation
5 24 (3.67%) iPad
6 23 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.52%) Social Media
7 11 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.38%) Clustering
9 8 (1.22%) EMV
10 7 (1.07%) User Experience
11 6 (0.92%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.92%) Wiki
11 6 (0.92%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.76%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.76%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.76%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.61%) HACMP
13 4 (0.61%) CLARiiON
13 4 (0.61%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 290 (44.34%) Linux
2 201 (30.73%) UNIX
3 117 (17.89%) Windows
4 84 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (6.12%) Mac OS X
6 39 (5.96%) AIX
7 37 (5.66%) Solaris
8 24 (3.67%) CentOS
9 21 (3.21%) Ubuntu
10 18 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.61%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.61%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.61%) HPUX
14 3 (0.46%) Android
14 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.46%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (35.47%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
3 128 (19.57%) TDD
4 118 (18.04%) DevOps
5 111 (16.97%) Scrum
6 91 (13.91%) MVC
7 69 (10.55%) Configuration Management
8 66 (10.09%) Web Development
9 60 (9.17%) SOA
10 54 (8.26%) E-Commerce
11 46 (7.03%) UML
11 46 (7.03%) OO
12 45 (6.88%) Mentoring
13 43 (6.57%) ITIL
14 39 (5.96%) Software Engineering
15 37 (5.66%) Change Management
16 35 (5.35%) Release Management
17 32 (4.89%) Content Management
18 31 (4.74%) Waterfall
19 27 (4.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 515 (78.75%) Java
2 194 (29.66%) SQL
3 108 (16.51%) JavaScript
4 74 (11.31%) PL/SQL
5 61 (9.33%) Perl
6 46 (7.03%) Shell Script
7 41 (6.27%) Groovy
8 34 (5.20%) C
8 34 (5.20%) Ruby
9 29 (4.43%) Scala
9 29 (4.43%) Bash Shell
10 26 (3.98%) Python
11 22 (3.36%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.06%) PHP
13 17 (2.60%) C++
14 14 (2.14%) Korn
15 13 (1.99%) Jython
16 11 (1.68%) C-shell
17 10 (1.53%) C#
18 8 (1.22%) Golang
Qualifications
1 108 (16.51%) Security Cleared
2 63 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.66%) Degree
4 26 (3.98%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.53%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.31%) ISEB
8 2 (0.31%) OCP
8 2 (0.31%) OCA
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.31%) OCAJ
8 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.66%) QA
2 7 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.29%) vSphere
3 13 (1.99%) Squid
4 12 (1.83%) Docker
5 11 (1.68%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.38%) NFS
7 8 (1.22%) vCloud
8 7 (1.07%) XenServer
8 7 (1.07%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.46%) OCFS2
9 3 (0.46%) GridGain
9 3 (0.46%) Xen
9 3 (0.46%) Firmware
10 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.31%) XenApp
10 2 (0.31%) Postfix
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 122 (18.65%) Puppet
2 40 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (4.74%) Ansible
4 27 (4.13%) ZABBIX
5 18 (2.75%) Tivoli
6 13 (1.99%) Nagios
7 11 (1.68%) Salt
8 9 (1.38%) logstash
8 9 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (1.22%) SELinux
9 8 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
10 7 (1.07%) yum
11 5 (0.76%) CA Wily
11 5 (0.76%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.76%) CA SiteMinder
12 4 (0.61%) EMC Navisphere
12 4 (0.61%) SCOM
12 4 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.46%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.46%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 312 (47.71%) Oracle
2 99 (15.14%) Red Hat
3 70 (10.70%) VMware
4 63 (9.63%) IBM
5 42 (6.42%) Microsoft
6 33 (5.05%) ATG
7 26 (3.98%) Atlassian
7 26 (3.98%) Endeca
8 25 (3.82%) Perforce
9 21 (3.21%) HP
10 18 (2.75%) NetApp
11 16 (2.45%) Sybase
11 16 (2.45%) Sun
12 15 (2.29%) TIBCO
12 15 (2.29%) BEA
12 15 (2.29%) EMC
13 14 (2.14%) Citrix
14 13 (1.99%) Cisco
15 12 (1.83%) Splunk
16 8 (1.22%) hybris
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