The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Essex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 37 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 0.43% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.69% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£460 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +21.62%
Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
254 215 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 52.81% 46.64% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 75 142
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £161 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 49 29
Average hourly rate £24.12 £25.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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East of England

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss across the Essex region.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Essex

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Essex region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Brentwood - 2 £348 -
Colchester - 1 £350 - 1
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Witham - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Braintree - - - -
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East of England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 30 (76.92%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) Oracle
3 22 (56.41%) SQL
4 21 (53.85%) HTML
5 20 (51.28%) Linux
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
7 17 (43.59%) UNIX
7 17 (43.59%) Web Development
8 16 (41.03%) Apache
9 15 (38.46%) Windows
9 15 (38.46%) LDAP
10 14 (35.90%) XML
10 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
10 14 (35.90%) MySQL
11 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
11 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
11 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
11 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (30.77%) Finance
12 12 (30.77%) webMethods
13 11 (28.21%) Mac OS X
13 11 (28.21%) IIS
13 11 (28.21%) TDD
13 11 (28.21%) Spring
13 11 (28.21%) JPA
14 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (25.64%) GlassFish
14 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
14 10 (25.64%) JAAS

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 16 (41.03%) Apache
2 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
3 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 11 (28.21%) IIS
5 10 (25.64%) GlassFish
6 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
7 2 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.56%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) LDAP
2 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 5 (12.82%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Kerberos
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.08%) MariaDB
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.26%) DTS
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.69%) EDRMS
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) VisualVM
3 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Automotive
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
1 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Web Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) XML
4 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 11 (28.21%) Spring
5 11 (28.21%) JPA
6 10 (25.64%) JAAS
7 8 (20.51%) Spring MVC
8 7 (17.95%) .NET
9 6 (15.38%) COM+
9 6 (15.38%) REST
10 5 (12.82%) Struts2
10 5 (12.82%) JAX-RPC
10 5 (12.82%) Struts
10 5 (12.82%) Web Services
11 4 (10.26%) jBPM
12 3 (7.69%) JRules
13 2 (5.13%) SOAP
14 1 (2.56%) Ajax
14 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) UNIX
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 11 (28.21%) Mac OS X
5 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Web Development
2 11 (28.21%) TDD
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.95%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Web Design
5 6 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.26%) RUP
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.69%) Release Management
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.69%) SOA
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
9 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.13%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Java
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opsview
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) webMethods
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Splunk
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Software AG
7 2 (5.13%) SAP
7 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.13%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (2.56%) Business Objects