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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 309 277 249
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -28
Contract jobs citing JBoss 310 315 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.67% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% 3.77% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 209 213
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
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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
9036 8346 8027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.23% 17.82% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5944 5178 4619
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 356 412
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(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 -33 147 £475 +5.55% 30
South East -20 37 £425 +23.63% 8
East of England +9 35 £469 +30.20% 15
West Midlands - 24 £425 -
South West -16 19 £375 -16.66% 8
North West -28 11 £400 +5.96% 2
East Midlands +6 10 £378 +4.13% 3
Yorkshire -20 5 £325 - 4
JBoss
UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 512 (76.19%) Java
2 337 (50.15%) Oracle
3 302 (44.94%) Linux
4 227 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (30.51%) Apache
6 198 (29.46%) UNIX
6 198 (29.46%) SQL
7 196 (29.17%) Spring
8 193 (28.72%) WebLogic
9 184 (27.38%) J2EE
10 183 (27.23%) Maven
11 181 (26.93%) XML
12 176 (26.19%) Web Services
13 174 (25.89%) Tomcat
14 160 (23.81%) HTML
15 135 (20.09%) TDD
16 131 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
17 126 (18.75%) MySQL
18 125 (18.60%) Hibernate
19 123 (18.30%) Relational Database
20 120 (17.86%) Puppet
20 120 (17.86%) WebSphere
21 117 (17.41%) SOAP
22 115 (17.11%) Windows
23 114 (16.96%) Jenkins
24 113 (16.82%) DevOps
25 109 (16.22%) Scrum
26 106 (15.77%) JavaScript
27 105 (15.63%) Red Hat
28 102 (15.18%) CSS

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 205 (30.51%) Apache
2 193 (28.72%) WebLogic
3 174 (25.89%) Tomcat
4 120 (17.86%) WebSphere
5 41 (6.10%) Confluence
5 41 (6.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 26 (3.87%) IIS
6 26 (3.87%) GlassFish
7 21 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 16 (2.38%) CMS
8 16 (2.38%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.93%) Node.js
10 12 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (1.34%) Mule
12 8 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
13 7 (1.04%) Liferay
13 7 (1.04%) Documentum
14 6 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.74%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.74%) Alfresco
Applications
1 22 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (1.64%) MS Office
4 7 (1.04%) MS Project
5 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.45%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.30%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.15%) Cordys
5 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.98%) PaaS
2 7 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.30%) SaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Heroku
5 2 (0.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (12.65%) LDAP
2 53 (7.89%) HTTP
3 40 (5.95%) DNS
4 29 (4.32%) TCP/IP
5 22 (3.27%) SSL
6 20 (2.98%) Firewall
6 20 (2.98%) Internet
7 19 (2.83%) SAN
8 11 (1.64%) FTP
8 11 (1.64%) OpenLDAP
8 11 (1.64%) AMQP
9 10 (1.49%) SSH
10 7 (1.04%) DHCP
11 6 (0.89%) SMTP
12 5 (0.74%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.60%) LAN
13 4 (0.60%) BIG-IP
13 4 (0.60%) NAS
14 3 (0.45%) VLAN
14 3 (0.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (18.75%) MySQL
2 123 (18.30%) Relational Database
3 89 (13.24%) SQL Server
4 59 (8.78%) Oracle Database
5 58 (8.63%) MariaDB
6 40 (5.95%) RDBMS
7 38 (5.65%) MongoDB
8 30 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.53%) Neo4j
10 15 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (1.93%) DB2
12 12 (1.79%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.64%) NoSQL
13 11 (1.64%) Redis
14 6 (0.89%) SQLPlus
14 6 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.89%) JasperReports
15 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.74%) Big Data
16 4 (0.60%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 183 (27.23%) Maven
2 114 (16.96%) Jenkins
3 100 (14.88%) Subversion
4 86 (12.80%) Git (software)
5 70 (10.42%) JIRA
6 69 (10.27%) Ant
7 47 (6.99%) Eclipse
8 45 (6.70%) JUnit
9 42 (6.25%) Hudson
10 23 (3.42%) Artifactory
11 22 (3.27%) Selenium
12 18 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (2.23%) Mercurial
13 15 (2.23%) Mockito
14 12 (1.79%) Gradle
15 11 (1.64%) SoapUI
16 10 (1.49%) jMock
16 10 (1.49%) VisualVM
16 10 (1.49%) TeamCity
17 9 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (12.65%) Finance
2 58 (8.63%) Banking
3 42 (6.25%) Retail
4 20 (2.98%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.49%) Back Office
6 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.89%) Advertising
9 6 (0.89%) Publishing
10 5 (0.74%) Front Office
11 4 (0.60%) Automotive
12 3 (0.45%) Legal
12 3 (0.45%) Games
13 2 (0.30%) Marketing
13 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 342 (50.89%) Developer
2 250 (37.20%) Java Developer
3 68 (10.12%) Architect
4 39 (5.80%) Administrator
5 38 (5.65%) Consultant
6 37 (5.51%) Senior Developer
7 31 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 26 (3.87%) Linux Administrator
9 23 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (3.27%) Analyst
11 18 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (2.53%) Middleware Developer
13 16 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (2.08%) Technical Architect
14 14 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
14 14 (2.08%) Platform Architect
15 13 (1.93%) Lead Developer
16 12 (1.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (1.79%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (29.17%) Spring
2 184 (27.38%) J2EE
3 181 (26.93%) XML
4 176 (26.19%) Web Services
5 160 (23.81%) HTML
6 125 (18.60%) Hibernate
7 117 (17.41%) SOAP
8 102 (15.18%) CSS
9 83 (12.35%) Spring MVC
10 80 (11.90%) Java EE
10 80 (11.90%) JPA
11 67 (9.97%) Middleware
12 63 (9.38%) RESTful
12 63 (9.38%) REST
13 61 (9.08%) JSP
14 59 (8.78%) JAAS
15 56 (8.33%) Struts
16 55 (8.18%) JMS
17 51 (7.59%) XSD
18 48 (7.14%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 57 (8.48%) Open Source
3 37 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.21%) iPad
5 30 (4.46%) Visualisation
5 30 (4.46%) Social Media
6 20 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.64%) Clustering
8 9 (1.34%) User Experience
9 8 (1.19%) EMV
10 6 (0.89%) Wiki
10 6 (0.89%) Smart Meter
11 5 (0.74%) Web 2.0
11 5 (0.74%) GIS
11 5 (0.74%) HACMP
12 4 (0.60%) CLARiiON
12 4 (0.60%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.60%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.60%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 302 (44.94%) Linux
2 198 (29.46%) UNIX
3 115 (17.11%) Windows
4 84 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (6.85%) Mac OS X
6 37 (5.51%) Solaris
6 37 (5.51%) AIX
7 28 (4.17%) CentOS
8 19 (2.83%) Ubuntu
9 18 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.60%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.60%) HPUX
13 4 (0.60%) Debian
14 3 (0.45%) VMS
15 2 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (20.09%) TDD
3 131 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
4 113 (16.82%) DevOps
5 109 (16.22%) Scrum
6 98 (14.58%) MVC
7 73 (10.86%) Configuration Management
8 69 (10.27%) Web Development
9 63 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 51 (7.59%) ITIL
11 50 (7.44%) OO
11 50 (7.44%) Release Management
12 49 (7.29%) SOA
13 42 (6.25%) UML
13 42 (6.25%) Content Management
14 41 (6.10%) Mentoring
15 37 (5.51%) Waterfall
16 32 (4.76%) ERP
17 30 (4.46%) Change Management
17 30 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 512 (76.19%) Java
2 198 (29.46%) SQL
3 106 (15.77%) JavaScript
4 89 (13.24%) PL/SQL
5 63 (9.38%) Perl
6 51 (7.59%) Shell Script
7 40 (5.95%) Groovy
8 39 (5.80%) C
9 31 (4.61%) PowerShell
9 31 (4.61%) Bash Shell
10 23 (3.42%) Scala
11 22 (3.27%) Ruby
11 22 (3.27%) PHP
12 19 (2.83%) Python
13 14 (2.08%) C#
13 14 (2.08%) C++
13 14 (2.08%) Korn
14 11 (1.64%) Jython
14 11 (1.64%) C-shell
15 10 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 58 (8.63%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.76%) Degree
4 24 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.89%) Sun Certification
6 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.45%) ISEB
8 2 (0.30%) RHCE
8 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) OCAJ
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.15%) OCP
9 1 (0.15%) OCA
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.95%) QA
2 14 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.60%) SLA
4 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.38%) vSphere
2 16 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (2.08%) XenServer
4 13 (1.93%) Squid
5 11 (1.64%) NFS
6 9 (1.34%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.19%) Docker
8 7 (1.04%) vCloud
9 4 (0.60%) OCFS2
10 3 (0.45%) Firmware
10 3 (0.45%) Xen
11 2 (0.30%) Samba
11 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.30%) Postfix
11 2 (0.30%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.30%) GridGain
12 1 (0.15%) XenApp
12 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 120 (17.86%) Puppet
2 43 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.76%) Ansible
4 25 (3.72%) Tivoli
5 24 (3.57%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (1.79%) yum
7 11 (1.64%) SELinux
8 10 (1.49%) Salt
8 10 (1.49%) Nagios
9 9 (1.34%) logstash
9 9 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
10 8 (1.19%) CA SiteMinder
10 8 (1.19%) SCOM
11 5 (0.74%) CA Wily
11 5 (0.74%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.60%) EMC Navisphere
12 4 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.60%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.45%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 337 (50.15%) Oracle
2 105 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 86 (12.80%) VMware
4 72 (10.71%) IBM
5 56 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 44 (6.55%) ATG
7 37 (5.51%) Endeca
8 31 (4.61%) Perforce
9 25 (3.72%) Atlassian
10 24 (3.57%) HP
11 22 (3.27%) NetApp
12 21 (3.13%) Citrix
13 17 (2.53%) Sybase
14 16 (2.38%) Cisco
14 16 (2.38%) EMC
15 15 (2.23%) BEA
15 15 (2.23%) Splunk
16 14 (2.08%) Sun
16 14 (2.08%) LANDesk
17 12 (1.79%) TIBCO
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