The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing JBoss 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +3.04%
JBoss
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
209 129 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 51.99% 45.10% 51.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 50 107
Average daily rate £310 £305 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £26.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -23.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £22.04 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - - - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Struts
3 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) CSS3
4 5 (62.50%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) EJB
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) UML
4 5 (62.50%) OOP
4 5 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (62.50%) RUP
4 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
4 5 (62.50%) Java RMI
4 5 (62.50%) OOD

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) Escenic
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Struts
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) JSF
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (62.50%) Java RMI
3 5 (62.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (62.50%) RUP
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle