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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 46 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing JBoss 12 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.94% 0.39% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.43% 3.41% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £375 £343 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +14.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% -
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Scotland

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
105 88 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.02% 11.38% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 48
Average daily rate £300 £340 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £242 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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

JBoss
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 12 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 8 (53.33%) Middleware
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (33.33%) IaaS
5 5 (33.33%) Microservices
5 5 (33.33%) Ansible
5 5 (33.33%) Docker
5 5 (33.33%) Network Design
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 5 (33.33%) PaaS
5 5 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (13.33%) People Management
8 2 (13.33%) Talend
8 2 (13.33%) Shell Script

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) IaaS
1 5 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Java Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) Drools
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) iBATIS
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) JPA
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
1 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Microservices
4 5 (33.33%) Network Design
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 2 (13.33%) Release Management
7 2 (13.33%) RUP
7 2 (13.33%) Unified Process
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Use Case
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Talend
3 1 (6.67%) ForgeRock