The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 45 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing JBoss 13 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.73% 0.53% 3.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.57% 2.20% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Average daily rate
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£473 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.49 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-6.64% +42.81%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
70 91 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.71% 24.33% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 28
Average daily rate £400 £368 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £271 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) DV Cleared
3 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 18 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 18 (85.71%) Oracle
3 18 (85.71%) Web Services
3 18 (85.71%) EJB
4 15 (71.43%) XML
4 15 (71.43%) JSF
4 15 (71.43%) JAXB
4 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 15 (71.43%) JPA
4 15 (71.43%) EJB 3.0
4 15 (71.43%) JIRA
4 15 (71.43%) SoapUI
5 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (57.14%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) C
7 3 (14.29%) C++
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Sybase
7 3 (14.29%) JUnit
7 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 3 (14.29%) UNIX
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (14.29%) Swing

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.52%) Mule
2 2 (9.52%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) JIRA
1 15 (71.43%) SoapUI
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 3 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (85.71%) EJB
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
2 18 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 15 (71.43%) JSF
3 15 (71.43%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) JPA
3 15 (71.43%) EJB 3.0
3 15 (71.43%) JAXB
4 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) JAX-RS
4 3 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
4 3 (14.29%) Swing
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) SWT
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Python
4 5 (23.81%) C
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Sun