The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 19 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Contract jobs citing JBoss 46 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.43% 2.02% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 19.83% 4.39% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 1
Average daily rate
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£430 £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.75 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -38.87%
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
232 228 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.54% 46.15% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 72 115
Average daily rate £400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £155 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 59 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.37 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.90 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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
Southend-on-Sea -1 19 £425 +21.42%
Brentwood - 1 £220 - 1
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Braintree - - - -
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East of England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 54 (87.10%) Java
2 49 (79.03%) Oracle
2 49 (79.03%) SQL
3 40 (64.52%) HTML
4 38 (61.29%) MySQL
4 38 (61.29%) UNIX
5 37 (59.68%) Linux
5 37 (59.68%) LDAP
5 37 (59.68%) PL/SQL
5 37 (59.68%) Web Development
6 36 (58.06%) Relational Database
7 35 (56.45%) Spring
8 33 (53.23%) CSS
9 32 (51.61%) JAAS
10 29 (46.77%) XML
11 28 (45.16%) MariaDB
11 28 (45.16%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (43.55%) MVC
12 27 (43.55%) Hibernate
12 27 (43.55%) Spring MVC
13 26 (41.94%) Mac OS X
14 21 (33.87%) JPA
15 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
16 17 (27.42%) Apache
17 14 (22.58%) Tomcat
18 13 (20.97%) Struts
18 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
18 13 (20.97%) Mentoring
19 12 (19.35%) Windows
19 12 (19.35%) TDD

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (30.65%) WebLogic
2 17 (27.42%) Apache
3 14 (22.58%) Tomcat
4 10 (16.13%) GlassFish
5 8 (12.90%) IIS
6 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
7 4 (6.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (3.23%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (59.68%) LDAP
2 10 (16.13%) HTTP
3 7 (11.29%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.23%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (61.29%) MySQL
2 36 (58.06%) Relational Database
3 28 (45.16%) MariaDB
4 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.29%) Neo4j
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.84%) DTS
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) VisualVM
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Automotive
2 5 (8.06%) Publishing
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Developer
1 43 (69.35%) Java Developer
2 8 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
2 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Provisioning Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Web Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Design Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 35 (56.45%) Spring
3 33 (53.23%) CSS
4 32 (51.61%) JAAS
5 29 (46.77%) XML
6 27 (43.55%) Hibernate
6 27 (43.55%) Spring MVC
7 21 (33.87%) JPA
8 13 (20.97%) Struts
9 11 (17.74%) Struts2
10 10 (16.13%) REST
11 6 (9.68%) COM+
12 5 (8.06%) JAX-RPC
12 5 (8.06%) Web Services
12 5 (8.06%) JAX-RS
13 4 (6.45%) jBPM
13 4 (6.45%) .NET
14 2 (3.23%) SOAP
15 1 (1.61%) J2EE
15 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.06%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.84%) DataPower
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) UNIX
2 37 (59.68%) Linux
3 26 (41.94%) Mac OS X
4 12 (19.35%) Windows
5 10 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Web Development
2 27 (43.55%) MVC
3 13 (20.97%) Mentoring
4 12 (19.35%) TDD
5 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
6 10 (16.13%) Web Design
6 10 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.29%) OO
9 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.06%) Release Management
10 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.45%) RUP
11 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.23%) CRM
12 2 (3.23%) ITIL
12 2 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
12 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (1.61%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (87.10%) Java
2 49 (79.03%) SQL
3 37 (59.68%) PL/SQL
4 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Opsview
Vendors
1 49 (79.03%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) IBM
2 9 (14.52%) webMethods
3 5 (8.06%) Splunk
4 3 (4.84%) Software AG
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.23%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Business Objects