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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 271 276 289
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing JBoss 375 347 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.03% 3.88% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 205 180
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.10 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.39% +33.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +40.93%
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
9305 8953 7814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.38% 17.42% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5524 4512
Average daily rate £390 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 300 395
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -36 156 £450 - 40
South East +21 63 £400 - 17
Yorkshire +11 36 £300 -14.28% 9
South West +2 27 £350 +9.37% 6
North West -10 26 £388 +3.33% 5
East Midlands +25 22 £300 - 3
East of England +10 22 £400 -5.88% 8
North East -6 10 £325 +30.00% 1
West Midlands -15 10 £463 +19.48% 4
Midlands - - - - 1
JBoss
UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 538 (81.64%) Java
2 295 (44.76%) Linux
3 278 (42.19%) Oracle
4 266 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
5 221 (33.54%) J2EE
6 219 (33.23%) Tomcat
7 201 (30.50%) Web Services
8 200 (30.35%) SQL
9 195 (29.59%) WebLogic
10 192 (29.14%) UNIX
11 182 (27.62%) Spring
12 181 (27.47%) XML
13 178 (27.01%) Maven
14 164 (24.89%) HTML
15 157 (23.82%) WebSphere
16 137 (20.79%) JavaScript
17 131 (19.88%) Apache
18 128 (19.42%) Security Cleared
19 125 (18.97%) Scrum
20 123 (18.66%) Windows
21 121 (18.36%) Hibernate
22 115 (17.45%) TDD
23 110 (16.69%) Continuous Integration
24 109 (16.54%) SOA
25 104 (15.78%) Subversion
26 97 (14.72%) Ant
26 97 (14.72%) Finance
27 96 (14.57%) CSS
28 92 (13.96%) Jenkins
29 90 (13.66%) Red Hat

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 219 (33.23%) Tomcat
2 195 (29.59%) WebLogic
3 157 (23.82%) WebSphere
4 131 (19.88%) Apache
5 43 (6.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 35 (5.31%) IIS
7 32 (4.86%) Confluence
8 27 (4.10%) GlassFish
9 23 (3.49%) MQSeries
10 21 (3.19%) SharePoint
10 21 (3.19%) Node.js
11 19 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (2.73%) Jetty
13 17 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (2.28%) Mule ESB
15 14 (2.12%) Apache ServiceMix
16 13 (1.97%) Liferay
16 13 (1.97%) CMS
17 12 (1.82%) Mule
18 8 (1.21%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (0.76%) MS Office
2 4 (0.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.76%) TIBCO iProcess
2 5 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.55%) PaaS
3 10 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (1.52%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.06%) IBM SmartCloud
6 5 (0.76%) SaaS
7 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.46%) GitHub
9 2 (0.30%) IaaS
9 2 (0.30%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.13%) TCP/IP
2 34 (5.16%) LDAP
3 30 (4.55%) Firewall
4 29 (4.40%) SSL
5 20 (3.03%) HTTP
6 19 (2.88%) Internet
7 18 (2.73%) DNS
8 11 (1.67%) SAN
9 10 (1.52%) SSH
10 8 (1.21%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (1.06%) WAN
12 6 (0.91%) DMZ
12 6 (0.91%) VPN
12 6 (0.91%) AMQP
13 5 (0.76%) VLAN
13 5 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.76%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.76%) SNMP
14 4 (0.61%) DHCP
15 3 (0.46%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 82 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 67 (10.17%) MySQL
4 54 (8.19%) Oracle Database
5 42 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (6.22%) MongoDB
7 37 (5.61%) RDBMS
8 26 (3.95%) DB2
9 21 (3.19%) MariaDB
10 20 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 20 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (2.88%) Redis
11 19 (2.88%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.06%) SQL Navigator
15 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.76%) Sybase IQ
16 5 (0.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 178 (27.01%) Maven
2 104 (15.78%) Subversion
3 97 (14.72%) Ant
4 92 (13.96%) Jenkins
5 87 (13.20%) Git (software)
6 83 (12.59%) JUnit
7 72 (10.93%) JIRA
8 55 (8.35%) Eclipse
9 30 (4.55%) SoapUI
10 29 (4.40%) Selenium
11 25 (3.79%) Hudson
12 24 (3.64%) Artifactory
13 18 (2.73%) Gradle
14 17 (2.58%) Cucumber
15 16 (2.43%) Talend Open Studio
16 15 (2.28%) Mockito
17 13 (1.97%) SonarQube
18 12 (1.82%) VisualVM
18 12 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
19 10 (1.52%) Gerrit
General
1 97 (14.72%) Finance
2 34 (5.16%) Banking
3 32 (4.86%) Retail
4 24 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.19%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.12%) Back Office
7 13 (1.97%) Front Office
7 13 (1.97%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.37%) Games
9 5 (0.76%) Legal
10 4 (0.61%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Marketing
11 3 (0.46%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.46%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.30%) iGaming
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 317 (48.10%) Developer
2 243 (36.87%) Java Developer
3 65 (9.86%) Architect
4 44 (6.68%) Senior Developer
5 42 (6.37%) Consultant
6 39 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 36 (5.46%) Administrator
8 27 (4.10%) Analyst
9 23 (3.49%) Software Engineer
10 19 (2.88%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (2.73%) Technical Consultant
11 18 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (2.58%) Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (2.43%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (2.43%) Flex Developer
13 16 (2.43%) Platform Architect
14 14 (2.12%) Support Analyst
15 13 (1.97%) Linux Administrator
16 12 (1.82%) Applications Support
16 12 (1.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (33.54%) J2EE
2 201 (30.50%) Web Services
3 182 (27.62%) Spring
4 181 (27.47%) XML
5 164 (24.89%) HTML
6 121 (18.36%) Hibernate
7 96 (14.57%) CSS
8 88 (13.35%) Java EE
9 83 (12.59%) EJB
10 81 (12.29%) SOAP
11 65 (9.86%) Apache Camel
12 62 (9.41%) JSP
13 61 (9.26%) JMS
14 54 (8.19%) Middleware
15 52 (7.89%) JPA
15 52 (7.89%) REST
16 51 (7.74%) RESTful
17 48 (7.28%) HTML5
18 47 (7.13%) RabbitMQ
18 47 (7.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.08%) Open Source
2 47 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.43%) Social Media
6 16 (2.43%) iPad
7 10 (1.52%) PKI
7 10 (1.52%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.37%) Clustering
9 8 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.06%) EMV
10 7 (1.06%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.06%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.91%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.76%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.76%) DataPower
13 4 (0.61%) Online Games
14 3 (0.46%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 295 (44.76%) Linux
2 192 (29.14%) UNIX
3 123 (18.66%) Windows
4 87 (13.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (6.53%) AIX
6 31 (4.70%) CentOS
7 29 (4.40%) Solaris
8 25 (3.79%) Ubuntu
9 15 (2.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.21%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.76%) HPUX
12 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.76%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.61%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.61%) Android
14 3 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (18.97%) Scrum
3 115 (17.45%) TDD
4 110 (16.69%) Continuous Integration
5 109 (16.54%) SOA
6 84 (12.75%) DevOps
7 82 (12.44%) MVC
8 52 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 46 (6.98%) UML
9 46 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 38 (5.77%) Configuration Management
10 38 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 37 (5.61%) Change Management
11 37 (5.61%) OO
12 35 (5.31%) BDD
12 35 (5.31%) Mentoring
13 34 (5.16%) ITIL
14 33 (5.01%) Waterfall
15 28 (4.25%) Automated Testing
15 28 (4.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 538 (81.64%) Java
2 200 (30.35%) SQL
3 137 (20.79%) JavaScript
4 68 (10.32%) Perl
5 60 (9.10%) Python
6 45 (6.83%) Ruby
7 40 (6.07%) PL/SQL
8 36 (5.46%) Bash Shell
8 36 (5.46%) Groovy
9 27 (4.10%) Scala
10 26 (3.95%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.88%) PHP
12 17 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.12%) C
14 13 (1.97%) C++
15 12 (1.82%) Korn
15 12 (1.82%) XPath
16 11 (1.67%) Golang
16 11 (1.67%) C#
17 9 (1.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 128 (19.42%) Security Cleared
2 72 (10.93%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.68%) Degree
4 34 (5.16%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.12%) Sun Certification
6 6 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.76%) RHCE
8 4 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.46%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.30%) OCAJ
10 2 (0.30%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.30%) HND
10 2 (0.30%) OCP
10 2 (0.30%) OCA
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.15%) ISEB
11 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.53%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.88%) vSphere
3 18 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.73%) Docker
4 15 (2.28%) Squid
5 12 (1.82%) vCloud
6 8 (1.21%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.76%) KVM
8 4 (0.61%) NFS
9 3 (0.46%) Samba
9 3 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.46%) OCFS2
10 2 (0.30%) XenApp
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.15%) Firmware
11 1 (0.15%) GridGain
11 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (12.59%) Puppet
2 29 (4.40%) ZABBIX
2 29 (4.40%) Ansible
3 27 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (2.43%) Nagios
5 14 (2.12%) Salt
6 12 (1.82%) logstash
7 9 (1.37%) yum
8 8 (1.21%) SELinux
8 8 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (1.06%) HAProxy
9 7 (1.06%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.91%) Kibana
11 5 (0.76%) Hyperic
12 3 (0.46%) Foglight
13 2 (0.30%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.30%) SCCM
13 2 (0.30%) OpenView
13 2 (0.30%) XenMobile
13 2 (0.30%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 278 (42.19%) Oracle
2 90 (13.66%) Red Hat
3 65 (9.86%) VMware
4 59 (8.95%) IBM
5 37 (5.61%) Microsoft
6 24 (3.64%) Sybase
7 22 (3.34%) Sun
8 21 (3.19%) Perforce
8 21 (3.19%) Endeca
9 19 (2.88%) ATG
9 19 (2.88%) BEA
10 18 (2.73%) TIBCO
11 17 (2.58%) hybris
12 16 (2.43%) Talend
13 9 (1.37%) Remedy
14 8 (1.21%) Cisco
14 8 (1.21%) NetApp
14 8 (1.21%) Google
15 7 (1.06%) Atlassian
15 7 (1.06%) HP
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