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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 246 302 259
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -43
Contract jobs citing JBoss 436 308 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 3.44% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 200 160
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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
9558 8949 8019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 18.13% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5396 4654
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 370 403
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.80 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +40 203 £475 +10.46% 27
South East +21 77 £400 - 16
South West +18 47 £420 +12.00% 9
North West +10 41 £428 - 11
Yorkshire -5 25 £350 -15.66% 6
East of England -16 14 £475 +8.57% 12
West Midlands +4 12 £388 +10.71% 4
East Midlands +10 11 £400 -20.00% 2
North East -48 6 £400 +23.07% 4
JBoss
UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 658 (78.33%) Java
2 351 (41.79%) Linux
3 347 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
4 292 (34.76%) Oracle
5 282 (33.57%) Tomcat
6 276 (32.86%) J2EE
7 269 (32.02%) Web Services
8 250 (29.76%) Spring
9 231 (27.50%) SQL
10 220 (26.19%) XML
11 214 (25.48%) Maven
12 202 (24.05%) JavaScript
13 192 (22.86%) WebLogic
14 184 (21.90%) HTML
15 181 (21.55%) Apache
16 177 (21.07%) Hibernate
17 175 (20.83%) SOA
18 174 (20.71%) WebSphere
19 163 (19.40%) Red Hat
20 162 (19.29%) TDD
21 161 (19.17%) Scrum
22 152 (18.10%) UNIX
23 150 (17.86%) Security Cleared
24 149 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
25 148 (17.62%) Windows
26 142 (16.90%) Jenkins
27 131 (15.60%) MySQL
28 123 (14.64%) SOAP
28 123 (14.64%) Java EE
28 123 (14.64%) Git (software)

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 282 (33.57%) Tomcat
2 192 (22.86%) WebLogic
3 181 (21.55%) Apache
4 174 (20.71%) WebSphere
5 88 (10.48%) IIS
6 52 (6.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 46 (5.48%) Confluence
8 40 (4.76%) GlassFish
9 31 (3.69%) Mule ESB
10 30 (3.57%) nginx
10 30 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
11 29 (3.45%) Jetty
12 25 (2.98%) CMS
12 25 (2.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 24 (2.86%) SharePoint
14 23 (2.74%) Liferay
14 23 (2.74%) Node.js
15 22 (2.62%) Mule
16 19 (2.26%) MQSeries
17 16 (1.90%) iPlanet
Applications
1 12 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.12%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.26%) PaaS
2 19 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (0.95%) OpenShift
4 8 (0.95%) IBM SmartCloud
4 8 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.95%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.71%) SaaS
6 5 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.48%) GitHub
8 3 (0.36%) IaaS
8 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.14%) Firewall
2 47 (5.60%) TCP/IP
3 42 (5.00%) HTTP
4 41 (4.88%) LDAP
5 29 (3.45%) DNS
6 27 (3.21%) SSL
7 19 (2.26%) SAN
7 19 (2.26%) VPN
8 17 (2.02%) Internet
9 14 (1.67%) NAS
10 12 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
10 12 (1.43%) DMZ
11 11 (1.31%) WAN
11 11 (1.31%) OpenLDAP
12 9 (1.07%) Intranet
13 7 (0.83%) SMTP
13 7 (0.83%) DHCP
13 7 (0.83%) SNMP
13 7 (0.83%) SSH
13 7 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (15.60%) MySQL
2 120 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 94 (11.19%) Relational Database
4 70 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 55 (6.55%) Oracle Database
6 53 (6.31%) MongoDB
7 34 (4.05%) RDBMS
8 33 (3.93%) DB2
9 28 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (3.33%) Redis
9 28 (3.33%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.55%) MariaDB
13 12 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.07%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.07%) Infinispan
16 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (0.83%) Riak
Development Applications
1 214 (25.48%) Maven
2 142 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 123 (14.64%) Git (software)
4 116 (13.81%) JUnit
5 99 (11.79%) Subversion
6 85 (10.12%) JIRA
7 81 (9.64%) Eclipse
8 73 (8.69%) Ant
9 57 (6.79%) Selenium
10 32 (3.81%) Mockito
10 32 (3.81%) Gradle
10 32 (3.81%) Artifactory
11 30 (3.57%) SonarQube
11 30 (3.57%) Cucumber
12 29 (3.45%) Gerrit
13 25 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (2.62%) SoapUI
15 21 (2.50%) JMeter
16 19 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (2.02%) ClearCase
General
1 115 (13.69%) Finance
2 44 (5.24%) Retail
3 35 (4.17%) Banking
4 23 (2.74%) Back Office
5 18 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.79%) Marketing
7 12 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.31%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.31%) Front Office
9 8 (0.95%) Legal
9 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.60%) Publishing
11 4 (0.48%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Advertising
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 412 (49.05%) Developer
2 316 (37.62%) Java Developer
3 105 (12.50%) Architect
4 48 (5.71%) Analyst
4 48 (5.71%) Administrator
5 47 (5.60%) Senior Developer
6 40 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 37 (4.40%) Applications Support
8 35 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (3.81%) Consultant
10 28 (3.33%) Java Architect
10 28 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 27 (3.21%) Systems Administrator
11 27 (3.21%) Support Analyst
12 25 (2.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 20 (2.38%) Software Engineer
13 20 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
14 19 (2.26%) Designer
15 15 (1.79%) Migration Engineer
15 15 (1.79%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (32.86%) J2EE
2 269 (32.02%) Web Services
3 250 (29.76%) Spring
4 220 (26.19%) XML
5 184 (21.90%) HTML
6 177 (21.07%) Hibernate
7 123 (14.64%) Java EE
7 123 (14.64%) SOAP
8 122 (14.52%) CSS
9 108 (12.86%) Apache Camel
10 94 (11.19%) REST
11 89 (10.60%) .NET
12 88 (10.48%) JSP
13 84 (10.00%) Middleware
14 83 (9.88%) JSON
15 78 (9.29%) Struts
16 77 (9.17%) JMS
17 71 (8.45%) RESTful
18 69 (8.21%) HTML5
18 69 (8.21%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
2 46 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 21 (2.50%) Clustering
4 19 (2.26%) PKI
5 18 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.79%) Social Media
6 15 (1.79%) iPad
7 11 (1.31%) Mathematics
8 8 (0.95%) Market Risk
8 8 (0.95%) N-Tier
8 8 (0.95%) W3C
8 8 (0.95%) GIS
8 8 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 7 (0.83%) DataPower
9 7 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 7 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.60%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 351 (41.79%) Linux
2 152 (18.10%) UNIX
3 148 (17.62%) Windows
4 108 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (4.40%) CentOS
6 32 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 28 (3.33%) Solaris
7 28 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (2.86%) AIX
9 16 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (1.55%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.36%) SUSE
12 3 (0.36%) HPUX
12 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.24%) Android
14 1 (0.12%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (20.83%) SOA
3 162 (19.29%) TDD
4 161 (19.17%) Scrum
5 149 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (12.14%) MVC
7 101 (12.02%) DevOps
8 95 (11.31%) E-Commerce
9 82 (9.76%) SDLC
10 80 (9.52%) ITIL
11 76 (9.05%) Open Source
12 65 (7.74%) BDD
13 59 (7.02%) UML
13 59 (7.02%) Configuration Management
14 45 (5.36%) OO
14 45 (5.36%) Unit Testing
15 44 (5.24%) Migration
16 39 (4.64%) Software Engineering
17 36 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
18 35 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 658 (78.33%) Java
2 231 (27.50%) SQL
3 202 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 75 (8.93%) Python
5 70 (8.33%) Perl
6 55 (6.55%) Bash Shell
7 51 (6.07%) Ruby
8 47 (5.60%) PowerShell
9 39 (4.64%) C#
10 37 (4.40%) PL/SQL
11 33 (3.93%) PHP
12 31 (3.69%) Shell Script
13 22 (2.62%) Groovy
14 19 (2.26%) C++
15 18 (2.14%) C
15 18 (2.14%) VB
16 16 (1.90%) XPath
17 14 (1.67%) Scala
18 8 (0.95%) Korn
19 4 (0.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 150 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 107 (12.74%) SC Cleared
3 40 (4.76%) Degree
4 27 (3.21%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (0.60%) RHCE
6 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.48%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.36%) ISEB
8 3 (0.36%) OCP
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.24%) HND
9 2 (0.24%) OCA
9 2 (0.24%) OCAJ
9 2 (0.24%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.19%) QA
2 11 (1.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.36%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 47 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (5.00%) Docker
3 36 (4.29%) vCloud
4 34 (4.05%) Active Directory
5 18 (2.14%) Squid
6 15 (1.79%) vSphere
7 14 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (1.43%) NFS
9 11 (1.31%) Varnish
10 10 (1.19%) GridGain
11 8 (0.95%) Hyper-V
12 7 (0.83%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.71%) KVM
13 6 (0.71%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.36%) Samba
14 3 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.12%) Firmware
15 1 (0.12%) Xen
15 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 101 (12.02%) Puppet
2 54 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (4.88%) Ansible
4 30 (3.57%) ZABBIX
5 27 (3.21%) HAProxy
6 25 (2.98%) Rundeck
7 24 (2.86%) Salt
8 22 (2.62%) Kibana
8 22 (2.62%) logstash
9 14 (1.67%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
11 7 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.71%) Nagios
12 6 (0.71%) Foglight
13 5 (0.60%) SCOM
13 5 (0.60%) XenMobile
14 4 (0.48%) OpenAM
15 3 (0.36%) Kubernetes
15 3 (0.36%) Control-M
15 3 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 292 (34.76%) Oracle
2 163 (19.40%) Red Hat
3 90 (10.71%) VMware
4 81 (9.64%) IBM
5 66 (7.86%) Microsoft
6 31 (3.69%) Google
7 30 (3.57%) hybris
8 26 (3.10%) Adobe
9 22 (2.62%) Sybase
10 21 (2.50%) Cisco
10 21 (2.50%) Endeca
11 20 (2.38%) Sun
11 20 (2.38%) ATG
11 20 (2.38%) Perforce
12 19 (2.26%) webMethods
13 16 (1.90%) BEA
13 16 (1.90%) Atlassian
14 14 (1.67%) Pega
14 14 (1.67%) EMC
14 14 (1.67%) NetApp
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £440 - £441 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago