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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 71 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing JBoss 18 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 1.05% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.47% 6.44% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Average daily rate
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£401 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £37.49 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
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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
241 202 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.90% 16.30% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 90
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £13.40 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) Apache Camel
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 9 (42.86%) J2EE
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (38.10%) Liferay
5 8 (38.10%) UML
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Squid
7 6 (28.57%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (28.57%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) SOA
7 6 (28.57%) SOAP
7 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
8 5 (23.81%) DevOps
8 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (19.05%) PaaS
9 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (38.10%) Liferay
2 6 (28.57%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SSH
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Extranet
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.52%) SQLPlus
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Java Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Java Technical Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Java Applications Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) Apache Camel
2 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 9 (42.86%) J2EE
2 9 (42.86%) Spring
3 8 (38.10%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 3 (14.29%) JSP
6 3 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (9.52%) Apache CXF
7 2 (9.52%) Ehcache
7 2 (9.52%) JPA
7 2 (9.52%) Java EE
7 2 (9.52%) JSF
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) Servlets
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) HPUX
3 2 (9.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) UML
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) SOA
2 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) SIEM
6 2 (9.52%) EAI
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) RAD
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) People Management
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (28.57%) Squid
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) HP