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 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 89 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing JBoss 3 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 1.14% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.19% 5.58% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Average daily rate
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£306 £450 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £375 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £453 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
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
252 233 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.95% 20.38% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 130 123
Average daily rate £355 £303 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.35% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.15 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £31.80 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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
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 24 December 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
Sale - - - -
Stockport - - - -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Drools
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (30.00%) Liferay
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) HPUX
6 2 (20.00%) WebLogic

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Liferay
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) SQLPlus
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) Introscope
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Drools
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) HPUX
3 2 (20.00%) VMS
3 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Website Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) EAI
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) FatWire
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) IBM