The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 64 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.56% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 1.27% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
148 157 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.65% 18.43% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 64 60
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £258 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.44% +1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £11.75 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £17.75 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

JBoss
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 Application Platforms 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 28 August 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (45.45%) Drools
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) iBATIS
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) JPA
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) EJB

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) Drools
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) iBATIS
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) JPA
4 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) EJB
4 2 (18.18%) JMS
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) JSF
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
5 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sun