The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 23 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 80 66 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing JBoss 8 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.99% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 2.25% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £530 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -42.50%
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
622 533 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.20% 44.05% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 236 275
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £432 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 66
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £16.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 Vendors 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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
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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
Cheadle - - - -
Stockport - - - -
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North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) UML
5 8 (38.10%) OOP
5 8 (38.10%) EJB
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) J2EE
6 7 (33.33%) MySQL
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) Struts
6 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (33.33%) CMS
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 7 (33.33%) CSS3
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
7 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (23.81%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
8 5 (23.81%) OOD

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
2 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
3 5 (23.81%) Escenic
3 5 (23.81%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (14.29%) Liferay
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (9.52%) Apache
5 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.76%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP PM
2 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Introscope
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Programmer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Spring
1 9 (42.86%) XML
1 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 8 (38.10%) J2EE
2 8 (38.10%) EJB
3 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) Struts
3 7 (33.33%) CSS3
3 7 (33.33%) HTML5
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) JMS
5 5 (23.81%) Java RMI
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) JSF
5 5 (23.81%) Ajax
5 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (19.05%) RESTful
6 4 (19.05%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Firmware
2 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) SUSE
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) UML
1 8 (38.10%) OOP
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) RUP
4 5 (23.81%) OOD
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) EAI
7 2 (9.52%) Content Management
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) Groovy
3 5 (23.81%) Scala
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.52%) CA Wily
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) CA
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) FatWire
3 2 (9.52%) VMware