The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 68 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing JBoss 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.79% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 1.91% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £525 £450 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
431 262 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.54% 41.46% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 116 171
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 36
Average hourly rate £22.93 £17.50 £15.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.01% +15.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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East of England

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Hertfordshire region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - - 3
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - -
JBoss
East of England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) GWT
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) JDeveloper
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Liferay
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Jtest
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Java Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Swing
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) Thunderhead
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc