The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 225 265 268
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +3
Contract jobs citing JBoss 205 126 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.27% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 90 105
Average daily rate £450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.69 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
JBoss
England

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in London

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in London

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in London

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the London region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in London

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -18 35 £463 +10.44% 14
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 301 (79.84%) Java
2 172 (45.62%) Oracle
3 140 (37.14%) Linux
4 125 (33.16%) Spring
5 115 (30.50%) Hibernate
5 115 (30.50%) Apache
6 114 (30.24%) Tomcat
7 110 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (27.59%) UNIX
9 103 (27.32%) WebLogic
10 98 (25.99%) J2EE
10 98 (25.99%) Maven
11 92 (24.40%) SQL
12 87 (23.08%) Web Services
12 87 (23.08%) TDD
13 82 (21.75%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (19.63%) OO
15 72 (19.10%) XML
16 71 (18.83%) SOA
16 71 (18.83%) Finance
16 71 (18.83%) Red Hat
17 67 (17.77%) Relational Database
18 63 (16.71%) Open Source
19 61 (16.18%) Scrum
20 60 (15.92%) SOAP
20 60 (15.92%) Perl
21 55 (14.59%) JMS
21 55 (14.59%) JIRA
22 52 (13.79%) Banking
23 51 (13.53%) JPA

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 115 (30.50%) Apache
2 114 (30.24%) Tomcat
3 103 (27.32%) WebLogic
4 40 (10.61%) WebSphere
5 35 (9.28%) Confluence
6 14 (3.71%) GlassFish
7 11 (2.92%) IIS
7 11 (2.92%) MQSeries
7 11 (2.92%) Jetty
8 10 (2.65%) Mule
8 10 (2.65%) WebLogic Portal
9 9 (2.39%) CMS
10 8 (2.12%) Liferay
11 7 (1.86%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.86%) SAS
12 5 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
13 4 (1.06%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.33%) MS Office
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Maya
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) Global One
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.06%) PaaS
1 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.80%) IaaS
3 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.31%) DNS
2 16 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.98%) NAS
3 15 (3.98%) Internet
3 15 (3.98%) SAN
3 15 (3.98%) HTTP
4 12 (3.18%) LDAP
5 11 (2.92%) SNMP
6 9 (2.39%) SMTP
6 9 (2.39%) SSL
7 8 (2.12%) Firewall
8 7 (1.86%) DHCP
8 7 (1.86%) FTP
8 7 (1.86%) LAN
8 7 (1.86%) WAN
9 6 (1.59%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.80%) VoIP
10 3 (0.80%) AMQP
10 3 (0.80%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (17.77%) Relational Database
2 48 (12.73%) RDBMS
3 37 (9.81%) SQL Server
4 36 (9.55%) Oracle Database
5 32 (8.49%) MySQL
6 20 (5.31%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.71%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.65%) DB2
9 9 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.33%) OLAP
12 5 (1.33%) Big Data
13 3 (0.80%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.80%) JasperReports
13 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 98 (25.99%) Maven
2 55 (14.59%) JIRA
3 45 (11.94%) Subversion
4 39 (10.34%) JUnit
5 37 (9.81%) Git (software)
6 30 (7.96%) Jenkins
7 27 (7.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (6.90%) Ant
9 22 (5.84%) Eclipse
10 12 (3.18%) Hudson
11 11 (2.92%) Cucumber
12 9 (2.39%) Mockito
13 7 (1.86%) ClearCase
13 7 (1.86%) jMock
13 7 (1.86%) Selenium
14 6 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.33%) FitNesse
15 5 (1.33%) Hamcrest
16 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
17 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 71 (18.83%) Finance
2 52 (13.79%) Banking
3 22 (5.84%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.77%) Retail
5 14 (3.71%) Front Office
6 10 (2.65%) Back Office
7 8 (2.12%) Games
8 5 (1.33%) Advertising
8 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.80%) Publishing
9 3 (0.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.53%) Local Government
10 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.53%) International Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Billing
10 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 190 (50.40%) Developer
2 132 (35.01%) Java Developer
3 56 (14.85%) Senior Developer
4 47 (12.47%) Architect
5 46 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 32 (8.49%) Scala Developer
7 24 (6.37%) Consultant
8 23 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (5.84%) Administrator
10 18 (4.77%) Analyst
11 16 (4.24%) Technical Architect
12 13 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
15 10 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
16 8 (2.12%) DevOps Engineer
16 8 (2.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 8 (2.12%) Middleware Developer
17 7 (1.86%) Systems Analyst
17 7 (1.86%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (33.16%) Spring
2 115 (30.50%) Hibernate
3 98 (25.99%) J2EE
4 87 (23.08%) Web Services
5 72 (19.10%) XML
6 60 (15.92%) SOAP
7 55 (14.59%) JMS
8 51 (13.53%) JPA
9 47 (12.47%) HTML
9 47 (12.47%) Middleware
9 47 (12.47%) Java EE
10 35 (9.28%) Apache Camel
11 34 (9.02%) ActiveMQ
12 32 (8.49%) Struts
12 32 (8.49%) REST
13 31 (8.22%) Servlets
14 27 (7.16%) JSP
14 27 (7.16%) Apache CXF
14 27 (7.16%) JSON
15 26 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.71%) Open Source
2 35 (9.28%) Derivative
3 22 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.98%) Clustering
5 12 (3.18%) iPad
6 11 (2.92%) Social Media
7 9 (2.39%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.39%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.86%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.86%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.33%) Replication
10 3 (0.80%) Firmware
10 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.80%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.80%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.80%) CESG
11 2 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.53%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 140 (37.14%) Linux
2 104 (27.59%) UNIX
3 51 (13.53%) Windows
4 42 (11.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (4.51%) Solaris
6 10 (2.65%) AIX
7 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.80%) SUSE
8 3 (0.80%) HPUX
8 3 (0.80%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.27%) OpenSolaris
9 1 (0.27%) Android
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (23.08%) TDD
3 82 (21.75%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (19.63%) OO
5 71 (18.83%) SOA
6 61 (16.18%) Scrum
7 51 (13.53%) Performance Tuning
8 46 (12.20%) Unit Testing
9 44 (11.67%) UML
10 41 (10.88%) E-Commerce
11 40 (10.61%) Configuration Management
12 38 (10.08%) Regression Testing
13 34 (9.02%) Refactoring
14 30 (7.96%) BDD
15 21 (5.57%) Content Management
16 18 (4.77%) OOA/OOD
16 18 (4.77%) Change Management
17 16 (4.24%) ITIL
17 16 (4.24%) Release Management
18 15 (3.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 301 (79.84%) Java
2 92 (24.40%) SQL
3 60 (15.92%) Perl
4 50 (13.26%) Ruby
5 46 (12.20%) Python
6 38 (10.08%) JavaScript
7 35 (9.28%) Scala
8 20 (5.31%) Groovy
9 15 (3.98%) C#
10 14 (3.71%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.92%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.86%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.59%) C
13 6 (1.59%) PHP
14 5 (1.33%) C++
15 4 (1.06%) Lua
16 3 (0.80%) VB
16 3 (0.80%) VB6
16 3 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.63%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.84%) Degree
4 13 (3.45%) RHCE
5 10 (2.65%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CCVP
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) OCP
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CCDP
7 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.51%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.18%) NFS
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.27%) vSphere
3 1 (0.27%) XenApp
3 1 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.27%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.27%) qmail
3 1 (0.27%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) Snort
3 1 (0.27%) Squid
3 1 (0.27%) Xen
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.27%) vCloud
3 1 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 38 (10.08%) Puppet
2 12 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (1.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.59%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.06%) Control-M
7 3 (0.80%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.80%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.53%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.53%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.53%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.53%) Nagios
9 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.27%) Cacti
9 1 (0.27%) Nessus
9 1 (0.27%) WSUS
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 172 (45.62%) Oracle
2 71 (18.83%) Red Hat
3 34 (9.02%) GigaSpaces
4 29 (7.69%) Sybase
5 21 (5.57%) VMware
6 20 (5.31%) Microsoft
7 18 (4.77%) IBM
8 17 (4.51%) Endeca
8 17 (4.51%) ATG
9 14 (3.71%) Cisco
10 12 (3.18%) Perforce
11 8 (2.12%) Pega
11 8 (2.12%) NetApp
12 7 (1.86%) ILOG
12 7 (1.86%) Bloomberg
12 7 (1.86%) Fidessa
13 6 (1.59%) BEA
13 6 (1.59%) Adobe
13 6 (1.59%) Remedy
13 6 (1.59%) Murex
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day TO £525 DAY
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Paddington, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: Contract £500-£650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago