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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JBoss 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.04% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£428 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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
115 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.33% 13.17% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 34 18
Average daily rate £430 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.94% -7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £26.18 £29.17 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.23% +133.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.84 £18.59 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.59 £32.79 £13.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 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
Blackpool - 7 £425 -
Preston - 4 - -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (68.00%) Oracle
4 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (52.00%) Web Services
6 12 (48.00%) SQL
7 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (32.00%) ProC
8 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
8 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (32.00%) JSP
9 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Curam
10 6 (24.00%) Solaris
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (20.00%) C
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (16.00%) Apache Camel
12 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.00%) Tuxedo
12 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
12 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
13 3 (12.00%) Validation
13 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
13 3 (12.00%) Degree
14 2 (8.00%) Spring

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (16.00%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) ProC
2 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) JSP
3 4 (16.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (8.00%) Apache CXF
4 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Java SE
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (12.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Test Management
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) OCAJ
5 1 (4.00%) OCP
5 1 (4.00%) OCA
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Curam