The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills 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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 35 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.86% 1.21% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.92% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.49 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.68%
JBoss
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 56 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.93% 11.34% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 32 17
Average daily rate £300 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £31.99 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.34% +42.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -11.84%

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 Application Platforms 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 30 June 2015. 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
Preston +5 3 - -
Blackpool - 2 £408 -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) Oracle
5 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
6 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
6 8 (42.11%) ProC
6 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (42.11%) JSP
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Solaris
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (26.32%) C
9 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (21.05%) Tuxedo
10 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
10 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
11 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
11 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
11 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
11 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
12 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
12 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
12 2 (10.53%) Java EE
12 2 (10.53%) Curam

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Tuxedo
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) AMQP
1 1 (5.26%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) ProC
2 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.26%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) JSP
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE 5
5 1 (5.26%) Apache CXF
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) JMS
5 1 (5.26%) JMX
5 1 (5.26%) JAAS
5 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.26%) Java SE
5 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
3 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) OCP
4 1 (5.26%) OCA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) OCAJ
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Curam