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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 40 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing JBoss 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.17% 0.68% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.02% 5.56% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £25.25 -
% change year-on-year
+83.16% -
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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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 18 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.44% 12.16% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 8 47
Average daily rate £350 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
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%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) Software Packaging
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (40.00%) JMX
1 2 (40.00%) JAAS
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) DataPower
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
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%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
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