The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 72 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing JBoss 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.46% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.06% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -34.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
413 284 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.30% 43.10% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 147 190
Average daily rate £355 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) JSF
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Middleware
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
5 3 (42.86%) JMS
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) UML
5 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Kony
6 2 (28.57%) ForgeRock
6 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
6 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (28.57%) YUI

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
3 1 (14.29%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JSF
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (28.57%) YUI
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) Dojo
4 2 (28.57%) JPA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (28.57%) Struts2
4 2 (28.57%) WebCenter
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DataPower
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) BPEL
4 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) AOP
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Kony
3 2 (28.57%) ForgeRock
3 2 (28.57%) Yahoo!
3 2 (28.57%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat