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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 94 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 10 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.84% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.40% 5.05% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Average daily rate £375 £394 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £387 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.64%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
294 277 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.23% 16.71% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 153 131
Average daily rate £385 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 14
Average hourly rate £190.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1145.90% -15.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

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 29 April 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stockport - 1 - -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (77.14%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Apache
3 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
4 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (40.00%) Maven
5 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
6 12 (34.29%) J2EE
6 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle
8 10 (28.57%) Unix
8 10 (28.57%) XML
8 10 (28.57%) Banking
8 10 (28.57%) Apache Camel
9 9 (25.71%) Gradle
9 9 (25.71%) IBM
10 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
10 8 (22.86%) HTML
10 8 (22.86%) CSS
10 8 (22.86%) PaaS
10 8 (22.86%) OSGi
11 7 (20.00%) Spring
11 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (20.00%) Subversion
11 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 7 (20.00%) Ant
11 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 7 (20.00%) Electronics
11 7 (20.00%) Perforce

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (45.71%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) SSH
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (40.00%) Maven
3 9 (25.71%) Gradle
4 7 (20.00%) Ant
4 7 (20.00%) Subversion
5 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
6 4 (11.43%) Selenium
7 2 (5.71%) Hudson
7 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.86%) JIRA
8 1 (2.86%) JUnit
8 1 (2.86%) Log4j
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
2 7 (20.00%) Electronics
3 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Designer
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) J2EE
2 10 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 10 (28.57%) XML
3 8 (22.86%) CSS
3 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
3 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 8 (22.86%) OSGi
4 7 (20.00%) Spring
5 6 (17.14%) CSS3
6 4 (11.43%) JDBC
6 4 (11.43%) Middleware
6 4 (11.43%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (5.71%) HTML5
8 2 (5.71%) JSON
8 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (2.86%) Struts
9 1 (2.86%) Web Services
9 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Unix
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.00%) SOLID
3 6 (17.14%) SOA
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
6 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) E-business
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.71%) OOD
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
8 1 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.57%) VB
4 3 (8.57%) VBScript
5 2 (5.71%) C
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) IBM
3 7 (20.00%) Perforce
4 4 (11.43%) ServiceNow
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat