The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 68 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 21 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.93% 2.68% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.94% 11.51% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 1
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£600 £325 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% +35.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 139 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.61% 23.24% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 95 16
Average daily rate £440 £325 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £379 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £16.96 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £30.90 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the North East

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the North East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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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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
Tyne and Wear -21 19 £600 +84.61% 1
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England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 28 (77.78%) Java
3 25 (69.44%) WebSphere
4 20 (55.56%) Oracle
4 20 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (55.56%) SSL
5 18 (50.00%) Solaris
5 18 (50.00%) XML
6 16 (44.44%) SOAP
6 16 (44.44%) JSON
7 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (41.67%) DataPower
7 15 (41.67%) Microservices
8 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (36.11%) Apache CXF
9 13 (36.11%) Perl
10 12 (33.33%) Struts
10 12 (33.33%) Apache
10 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
11 11 (30.56%) AIX
11 11 (30.56%) Django
11 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
12 10 (27.78%) HTML
12 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
12 10 (27.78%) CSS
12 10 (27.78%) IBM
13 9 (25.00%) XSLT
13 9 (25.00%) Web Services
13 9 (25.00%) Tomcat

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 25 (69.44%) WebSphere
2 20 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (33.33%) Apache
4 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
5 9 (25.00%) Jetty
5 9 (25.00%) Node.js
5 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (13.89%) FileNet
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) SSL
2 8 (22.22%) SNMP
3 7 (19.44%) HTTP
4 5 (13.89%) LDAP
4 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Hudson
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Django Developer
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) XML
2 16 (44.44%) SOAP
2 16 (44.44%) JSON
3 13 (36.11%) Apache CXF
4 12 (33.33%) Struts
5 11 (30.56%) Django
6 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) Web Services
7 9 (25.00%) XSLT
7 9 (25.00%) Sass
8 8 (22.22%) WSDL
8 8 (22.22%) XSD
9 7 (19.44%) SAML
9 7 (19.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (19.44%) REST
10 6 (16.67%) Software Packaging
11 5 (13.89%) J2EE
12 4 (11.11%) JPA
13 3 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) DataPower
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) GIS
6 1 (2.78%) PKI
6 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Solaris
3 11 (30.56%) AIX
4 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) VME
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (41.67%) Microservices
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (25.00%) DevOps
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (13.89%) Change Control
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
7 5 (13.89%) Migration
8 3 (8.33%) TDD
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.78%) MVC
9 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.78%) SOA
9 1 (2.78%) Scrum
9 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) Perl
3 9 (25.00%) Groovy
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) C
5 3 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) OCP
2 1 (2.78%) OCA
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.78%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
3 10 (27.78%) IBM
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) Siebel
5 6 (16.67%) Informatica
5 6 (16.67%) Axway
6 5 (13.89%) Sun
7 2 (5.56%) Sybase
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) EnterpriseDB