The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 90 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing JBoss 16 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.85% 0.46% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.98% 2.90% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
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£425 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £335 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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%
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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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
321 207 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.04% 15.81% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 113 95
Average daily rate £403 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.91 £19.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (85.29%) Java
2 26 (76.47%) Apache Camel
3 18 (52.94%) J2EE
4 15 (44.12%) Hibernate
4 15 (44.12%) SOA
4 15 (44.12%) Spring
5 14 (41.18%) Oracle
6 12 (35.29%) UML
7 11 (32.35%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (29.41%) Liferay
8 10 (29.41%) REST
8 10 (29.41%) Apache
8 10 (29.41%) SOAP
9 9 (26.47%) PaaS
10 8 (23.53%) Squid
10 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
11 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
11 7 (20.59%) TDD
11 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (20.59%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (17.65%) DevOps
12 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (17.65%) OSGi
12 6 (17.65%) Java EE
12 6 (17.65%) JSP
12 6 (17.65%) MySQL
12 6 (17.65%) MVC
12 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (17.65%) Middleware

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (29.41%) Apache
1 10 (29.41%) Liferay
2 7 (20.59%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SNMP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Extranet
2 2 (5.88%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Maven
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) JProfiler
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Applications Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Java Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Technical Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SOA Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Java Applications Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) Apache Camel
2 18 (52.94%) J2EE
3 15 (44.12%) Hibernate
3 15 (44.12%) Spring
4 11 (32.35%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (29.41%) SOAP
5 10 (29.41%) REST
6 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (17.65%) OSGi
7 6 (17.65%) Java EE
7 6 (17.65%) JSP
7 6 (17.65%) WSDL
7 6 (17.65%) Middleware
8 5 (14.71%) JSF
8 5 (14.71%) Web Services
8 5 (14.71%) JPA
9 4 (11.76%) Apache CXF
9 4 (11.76%) RESTful
9 4 (11.76%) Servlets
9 4 (11.76%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) SOA
2 12 (35.29%) UML
3 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.59%) TDD
5 6 (17.65%) MVC
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) EAI
8 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.88%) SIEM
8 2 (5.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.94%) Dependency Management
9 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) PHP
2 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (23.53%) Squid
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Perforce