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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 293 247 204
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -43
Contract jobs citing JBoss 307 349 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 1.60% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 160 259
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £39.25 £43.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +16.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.75 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +21.62%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22496 21802 24502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.51% 46.80% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12762 12179 12830
Average daily rate £388 £389 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% +2.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1002 1111 1284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

JBoss Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
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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 -41 157 £434 -6.72% 48
South East +14 47 £400 +17.64% 16
North East +10 30 £325 - 6
East of England -23 29 £448 +15.48% 10
South West -18 20 £375 - 8
West Midlands -11 10 £350 - 4
Yorkshire -7 7 £415 +18.57% 10
North West -17 5 - - 8
East Midlands -4 1 £500 -17.35% 2
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 485 (75.55%) Java
2 295 (45.95%) Oracle
3 234 (36.45%) Linux
4 198 (30.84%) WebLogic
5 195 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (26.79%) Web Services
7 168 (26.17%) Spring
8 161 (25.08%) J2EE
9 152 (23.68%) TDD
10 149 (23.21%) Tomcat
11 141 (21.96%) HTML
12 140 (21.81%) SQL
12 140 (21.81%) Apache
12 140 (21.81%) XML
12 140 (21.81%) Hibernate
12 140 (21.81%) Maven
13 128 (19.94%) WebSphere
14 127 (19.78%) Scrum
15 118 (18.38%) JavaScript
16 114 (17.76%) UNIX
17 113 (17.60%) SOAP
18 109 (16.98%) Finance
19 103 (16.04%) OO
20 100 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
21 91 (14.17%) JMS
22 90 (14.02%) Windows
23 88 (13.71%) Subversion
24 85 (13.24%) CSS
24 85 (13.24%) E-Commerce
25 84 (13.08%) SOA

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 198 (30.84%) WebLogic
2 149 (23.21%) Tomcat
3 140 (21.81%) Apache
4 128 (19.94%) WebSphere
5 42 (6.54%) GlassFish
6 39 (6.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 29 (4.52%) IIS
8 24 (3.74%) Mule
9 23 (3.58%) Confluence
10 19 (2.96%) CMS
11 14 (2.18%) SAS
12 13 (2.02%) Jetty
13 11 (1.71%) MQSeries
14 10 (1.56%) LiveCycle
14 10 (1.56%) Liferay
15 9 (1.40%) Adobe CQ
15 9 (1.40%) Apache ServiceMix
16 7 (1.09%) Escenic
16 7 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
17 6 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.87%) MS Office
3 5 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.78%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.31%) Cordys
4 2 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.16%) Global One
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.40%) IBM SmartCloud
2 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.78%) SaaS
4 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.31%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.63%) LDAP
2 47 (7.32%) DNS
3 25 (3.89%) Firewall
4 22 (3.43%) Internet
5 20 (3.12%) HTTP
6 18 (2.80%) SAN
7 16 (2.49%) Kerberos
7 16 (2.49%) TCP/IP
8 13 (2.02%) NAS
9 11 (1.71%) OpenLDAP
10 10 (1.56%) SSL
11 9 (1.40%) SSH
12 8 (1.25%) FTP
13 4 (0.62%) VLAN
14 3 (0.47%) BIG-IP
14 3 (0.47%) RTSP
14 3 (0.47%) RTP
14 3 (0.47%) AMQP
14 3 (0.47%) VPN
14 3 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 74 (11.53%) MySQL
3 71 (11.06%) Oracle Database
3 71 (11.06%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.67%) MongoDB
5 29 (4.52%) RDBMS
6 27 (4.21%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (2.02%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.71%) Big Data
11 11 (1.71%) DB2
12 10 (1.56%) OLAP
12 10 (1.56%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.93%) DTS
15 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 140 (21.81%) Maven
2 88 (13.71%) Subversion
3 72 (11.21%) Jenkins
4 65 (10.12%) Eclipse
5 63 (9.81%) JUnit
6 50 (7.79%) Ant
6 50 (7.79%) Git (software)
7 36 (5.61%) Hudson
8 32 (4.98%) JIRA
9 28 (4.36%) Selenium
10 11 (1.71%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.71%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.40%) Mockito
11 9 (1.40%) jMock
11 9 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.25%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.93%) Eclipse RCP
13 6 (0.93%) VisualVM
14 5 (0.78%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.78%) Gerrit
General
1 109 (16.98%) Finance
2 61 (9.50%) Banking
3 45 (7.01%) Retail
4 32 (4.98%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.89%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.96%) Front Office
7 14 (2.18%) Games
8 13 (2.02%) Marketing
9 12 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.71%) Back Office
11 8 (1.25%) Publishing
12 7 (1.09%) Electronics
12 7 (1.09%) Advertising
13 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.78%) Automotive
15 2 (0.31%) Legal
15 2 (0.31%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.31%) Local Government
16 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 359 (55.92%) Developer
2 243 (37.85%) Java Developer
3 52 (8.10%) Senior Developer
4 45 (7.01%) Architect
5 42 (6.54%) Administrator
6 36 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (4.36%) Software Engineer
8 27 (4.21%) Consultant
9 25 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (3.27%) Analyst
11 19 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (2.96%) Linux Administrator
12 18 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (2.65%) Linux Engineer
14 16 (2.49%) Web Developer
14 16 (2.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 15 (2.34%) Designer
16 14 (2.18%) Systems Administrator
17 12 (1.87%) Tester
17 12 (1.87%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (26.79%) Web Services
2 168 (26.17%) Spring
3 161 (25.08%) J2EE
4 141 (21.96%) HTML
5 140 (21.81%) XML
5 140 (21.81%) Hibernate
6 113 (17.60%) SOAP
7 91 (14.17%) JMS
8 85 (13.24%) CSS
9 84 (13.08%) Java EE
10 62 (9.66%) RESTful
11 61 (9.50%) Middleware
12 60 (9.35%) JSP
12 60 (9.35%) REST
13 56 (8.72%) jQuery
14 54 (8.41%) Struts
15 49 (7.63%) JPA
16 45 (7.01%) XSD
17 44 (6.85%) .NET
18 42 (6.54%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.85%) Open Source
1 44 (6.85%) iPad
2 43 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (6.23%) Social Media
4 14 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.02%) Clustering
6 12 (1.87%) Visualisation
7 11 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.56%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.56%) GIS
9 9 (1.40%) Derivative
10 7 (1.09%) DTV
11 6 (0.93%) PKI
11 6 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.78%) HACMP
13 4 (0.62%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.62%) Replication
13 4 (0.62%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.47%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.47%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 234 (36.45%) Linux
2 114 (17.76%) UNIX
3 90 (14.02%) Windows
4 64 (9.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.21%) AIX
6 20 (3.12%) Solaris
7 11 (1.71%) CentOS
7 11 (1.71%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.62%) Android
12 3 (0.47%) Debian
12 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.47%) SELinux
13 2 (0.31%) SUSE
13 2 (0.31%) HPUX
14 1 (0.16%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (23.68%) TDD
3 127 (19.78%) Scrum
4 103 (16.04%) OO
5 100 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (13.24%) E-Commerce
7 84 (13.08%) SOA
8 77 (11.99%) UML
9 56 (8.72%) Content Management
10 53 (8.26%) Software Engineering
11 51 (7.94%) MVC
12 49 (7.63%) BDD
13 48 (7.48%) Waterfall
13 48 (7.48%) DevOps
14 41 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
14 41 (6.39%) Release Management
15 39 (6.07%) ERP
16 36 (5.61%) ITIL
16 36 (5.61%) Configuration Management
16 36 (5.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 485 (75.55%) Java
2 140 (21.81%) SQL
3 118 (18.38%) JavaScript
4 48 (7.48%) Groovy
5 40 (6.23%) Perl
5 40 (6.23%) PL/SQL
6 31 (4.83%) C
7 29 (4.52%) Scala
8 27 (4.21%) Python
9 24 (3.74%) Ruby
10 21 (3.27%) Shell Script
10 21 (3.27%) C#
10 21 (3.27%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 13 (2.02%) PHP
13 10 (1.56%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.40%) C++
14 9 (1.40%) Korn
15 6 (0.93%) VBA
16 4 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.21%) SC Cleared
3 24 (3.74%) Degree
4 23 (3.58%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.62%) RHCE
5 4 (0.62%) ISEB
6 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CCVP
8 1 (0.16%) CCDP
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) OCP
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.01%) QA
2 13 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) SLA
5 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (2.02%) XenServer
4 10 (1.56%) NFS
5 6 (0.93%) vSphere
6 5 (0.78%) OCFS2
7 4 (0.62%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.47%) Samba
8 3 (0.47%) Xen
8 3 (0.47%) qmail
8 3 (0.47%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.16%) Snort
10 1 (0.16%) Squid
10 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.16%) OpenSSH
10 1 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 40 (6.23%) Puppet
2 27 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (3.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (2.80%) Ansible
5 14 (2.18%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.93%) Nagios
6 6 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (0.93%) SCOM
7 5 (0.78%) Control-M
7 5 (0.78%) Opsview
7 5 (0.78%) YUM
8 4 (0.62%) CA SiteMinder
8 4 (0.62%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.47%) OpenView
10 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.31%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.31%) OpenSSO
11 1 (0.16%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 295 (45.95%) Oracle
2 76 (11.84%) Red Hat
3 64 (9.97%) VMware
4 59 (9.19%) IBM
5 56 (8.72%) ATG
6 53 (8.26%) Microsoft
7 46 (7.17%) Endeca
8 37 (5.76%) Perforce
9 30 (4.67%) Cisco
10 27 (4.21%) NetApp
11 24 (3.74%) Sybase
12 20 (3.12%) SAP
13 17 (2.65%) Adobe
14 15 (2.34%) webMethods
15 14 (2.18%) Citrix
15 14 (2.18%) 29West
16 13 (2.02%) LANDesk
17 12 (1.87%) HP
18 11 (1.71%) Sun
19 10 (1.56%) Splunk
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