The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 264 278 248
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing JBoss 355 275 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.63% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 1.34% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 180 233
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £35.10 £26.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.69% -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24018 20541 25376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.86% 46.77% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13757 11298 13318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1136 1256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
JBoss
UK

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 Vendors 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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +34 207 £450 -5.26% 52
South West +1 31 £320 -28.88% 6
East of England -14 31 £425 - 9
South East -60 24 £400 +14.28% 17
North East -10 22 £250 -6.10%
North West -8 21 £375 +11.11% 7
West Midlands +1 10 £388 +10.71% 10
Yorkshire -31 7 £350 +9.37% 13
East Midlands - 2 - - 5
JBoss
UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 499 (76.42%) Java
2 309 (47.32%) Oracle
3 211 (32.31%) Linux
4 207 (31.70%) Spring
5 185 (28.33%) Tomcat
6 182 (27.87%) Hibernate
7 171 (26.19%) J2EE
8 168 (25.73%) UNIX
9 162 (24.81%) Web Services
10 160 (24.50%) Apache
11 157 (24.04%) WebLogic
12 154 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
13 152 (23.28%) SQL
14 139 (21.29%) Maven
15 129 (19.75%) XML
16 128 (19.60%) HTML
17 118 (18.07%) Finance
18 117 (17.92%) SOA
18 117 (17.92%) TDD
19 116 (17.76%) Scrum
20 114 (17.46%) JavaScript
21 113 (17.30%) OO
22 111 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
23 103 (15.77%) WebSphere
24 101 (15.47%) Windows
25 97 (14.85%) SOAP
26 95 (14.55%) CSS
26 95 (14.55%) Relational Database
27 94 (14.40%) MySQL
28 91 (13.94%) Red Hat

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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
1 185 (28.33%) Tomcat
2 160 (24.50%) Apache
3 157 (24.04%) WebLogic
4 103 (15.77%) WebSphere
5 38 (5.82%) Confluence
6 25 (3.83%) IIS
6 25 (3.83%) GlassFish
7 23 (3.52%) CMS
8 22 (3.37%) Mule
8 22 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 22 (3.37%) MQSeries
9 19 (2.91%) Liferay
10 17 (2.60%) Adobe CQ
11 15 (2.30%) SAS
11 15 (2.30%) Jetty
12 12 (1.84%) LiveCycle
13 11 (1.68%) Escenic
13 11 (1.68%) Apache ServiceMix
14 10 (1.53%) WebLogic Portal
15 8 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.77%) MS Office
4 3 (0.46%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Maya
6 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.46%) SAP PM
2 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.31%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Global One
4 1 (0.15%) AWD
4 1 (0.15%) Tridion
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.07%) IBM SmartCloud
2 5 (0.77%) PaaS
3 4 (0.61%) IaaS
3 4 (0.61%) SaaS
3 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.42%) LDAP
2 30 (4.59%) HTTP
3 29 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 23 (3.52%) NAS
5 22 (3.37%) Internet
6 21 (3.22%) DNS
6 21 (3.22%) SAN
7 18 (2.76%) Firewall
8 16 (2.45%) Kerberos
9 12 (1.84%) SNMP
9 12 (1.84%) SSL
10 11 (1.68%) WAN
10 11 (1.68%) DHCP
10 11 (1.68%) LAN
11 10 (1.53%) SMTP
12 8 (1.23%) FTP
13 7 (1.07%) SSH
14 6 (0.92%) Wireless
15 3 (0.46%) VoIP
15 3 (0.46%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (14.55%) Relational Database
2 94 (14.40%) MySQL
3 89 (13.63%) SQL Server
4 75 (11.49%) Oracle Database
5 58 (8.88%) RDBMS
6 28 (4.29%) MongoDB
7 20 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.60%) DB2
10 16 (2.45%) Big Data
11 15 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (2.30%) NoSQL
12 14 (2.14%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.68%) Pentaho
14 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.53%) OLAP
15 9 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (1.23%) DTS
17 7 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 139 (21.29%) Maven
2 68 (10.41%) Subversion
2 68 (10.41%) JIRA
3 64 (9.80%) Jenkins
4 62 (9.49%) Git (software)
5 50 (7.66%) JUnit
6 46 (7.04%) Eclipse
7 30 (4.59%) Ant
8 29 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (2.45%) Hudson
10 13 (1.99%) jMock
10 13 (1.99%) Mockito
11 12 (1.84%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.68%) ClearCase
13 10 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (1.38%) Selenium
15 6 (0.92%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.92%) FitNesse
16 5 (0.77%) Hamcrest
16 5 (0.77%) SoapUI
General
1 118 (18.07%) Finance
2 55 (8.42%) Banking
3 27 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.37%) Retail
4 22 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.14%) Front Office
6 10 (1.53%) Back Office
7 8 (1.23%) Games
7 8 (1.23%) Billing
8 6 (0.92%) Marketing
9 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.77%) Advertising
9 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.61%) Publishing
11 2 (0.31%) Local Government
11 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.31%) International Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.31%) French Language
11 2 (0.31%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 355 (54.36%) Developer
2 244 (37.37%) Java Developer
3 87 (13.32%) Senior Developer
4 70 (10.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 69 (10.57%) Architect
6 43 (6.58%) Consultant
7 41 (6.28%) Analyst
8 34 (5.21%) Administrator
9 32 (4.90%) Scala Developer
10 24 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
11 23 (3.52%) Technical Architect
12 22 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (2.76%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (2.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 16 (2.45%) Programmer
15 16 (2.45%) Java Programmer
16 14 (2.14%) Applications Developer
16 14 (2.14%) Linux Administrator
17 13 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
18 12 (1.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (31.70%) Spring
2 182 (27.87%) Hibernate
3 171 (26.19%) J2EE
4 162 (24.81%) Web Services
5 129 (19.75%) XML
6 128 (19.60%) HTML
7 97 (14.85%) SOAP
8 95 (14.55%) CSS
9 76 (11.64%) Java EE
10 75 (11.49%) Middleware
11 73 (11.18%) Struts
12 72 (11.03%) JPA
13 69 (10.57%) JMS
13 69 (10.57%) REST
14 60 (9.19%) Apache Camel
15 55 (8.42%) .NET
16 49 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
17 48 (7.35%) jQuery
18 47 (7.20%) Servlets
19 46 (7.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.10%) Open Source
2 45 (6.89%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (5.51%) Derivative
4 23 (3.52%) Clustering
5 12 (1.84%) N-Tier
6 11 (1.68%) Social Media
6 11 (1.68%) iPad
7 9 (1.38%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.23%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.23%) PKI
9 5 (0.77%) Replication
9 5 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.46%) CESG
10 3 (0.46%) RIA
10 3 (0.46%) Firmware
10 3 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.46%) iPhone
10 3 (0.46%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 211 (32.31%) Linux
2 168 (25.73%) UNIX
3 101 (15.47%) Windows
4 66 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (4.44%) AIX
6 22 (3.37%) Solaris
7 10 (1.53%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.92%) CentOS
11 5 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.46%) SUSE
12 3 (0.46%) HPUX
12 3 (0.46%) Android
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.15%) Debian
14 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (17.92%) SOA
2 117 (17.92%) TDD
3 116 (17.76%) Scrum
4 113 (17.30%) OO
5 111 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (11.49%) UML
7 69 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
8 57 (8.73%) Configuration Management
9 56 (8.58%) E-Commerce
10 50 (7.66%) Unit Testing
11 43 (6.58%) BDD
12 39 (5.97%) Regression Testing
13 35 (5.36%) Refactoring
13 35 (5.36%) MVC
14 32 (4.90%) Web Development
14 32 (4.90%) OOA/OOD
15 31 (4.75%) ITIL
15 31 (4.75%) Software Engineering
16 29 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 499 (76.42%) Java
2 152 (23.28%) SQL
3 114 (17.46%) JavaScript
4 75 (11.49%) Perl
5 60 (9.19%) Scala
6 56 (8.58%) Ruby
7 49 (7.50%) Python
8 33 (5.05%) PL/SQL
9 27 (4.13%) C#
10 24 (3.68%) Groovy
11 20 (3.06%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.60%) C
13 13 (1.99%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.53%) PHP
15 7 (1.07%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.92%) XPath
17 5 (0.77%) C++
18 4 (0.61%) VB
18 4 (0.61%) Lua
18 4 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 60 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 40 (6.13%) SC Cleared
3 29 (4.44%) Degree
4 22 (3.37%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.99%) RHCE
6 10 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.15%) CCVP
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.15%) OCP
8 1 (0.15%) CCDP
8 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.05%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) WAI
2 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.30%) NFS
2 15 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.46%) vSphere
4 2 (0.31%) OCFS2
5 1 (0.15%) Snort
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.15%) Xen
5 1 (0.15%) Squid
5 1 (0.15%) qmail
5 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.15%) XenApp
5 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.15%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.15%) vCloud
5 1 (0.15%) Varnish
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (6.43%) Puppet
2 15 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.53%) BladeLogic
4 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (0.92%) Nagios
6 5 (0.77%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.61%) Control-M
8 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.46%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.46%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.31%) OpenSSO
9 2 (0.31%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.31%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.31%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.15%) Nessus
10 1 (0.15%) WSUS
10 1 (0.15%) SCOM
10 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.15%) Cacti
10 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 309 (47.32%) Oracle
2 91 (13.94%) Red Hat
3 45 (6.89%) Microsoft
4 39 (5.97%) IBM
5 37 (5.67%) Sybase
6 35 (5.36%) GigaSpaces
7 23 (3.52%) VMware
8 22 (3.37%) Adobe
9 21 (3.22%) ATG
10 16 (2.45%) Endeca
11 14 (2.14%) SAP
12 12 (1.84%) Cisco
13 11 (1.68%) Perforce
13 11 (1.68%) webMethods
13 11 (1.68%) Remedy
14 10 (1.53%) WSO2
14 10 (1.53%) Sun
15 8 (1.23%) Pega
16 7 (1.07%) Intalio
16 7 (1.07%) Bloomberg
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day TO £525 DAY
Posted: 5 days ago
Paddington, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: Contract £500-£650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago