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 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 44 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing JBoss 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.88% 1.16% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.97% 10.00% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
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
67 20 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.73% 11.63% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 45
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 - - - -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
2 2 (40.00%) AMQP
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) Axway
2 2 (40.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) DataPower
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) MQTT
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) JMX
2 2 (40.00%) JAAS
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) AMQP
1 2 (40.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (40.00%) JMX
1 2 (40.00%) JAAS
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) Software Packaging
1 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DataPower
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Axway
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica