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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 48 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing JBoss 7 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.19% 3.22% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.31% 14.16% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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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
111 113 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.88% 22.74% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 13
Average daily rate £325 £260 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £170.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.29% +750.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £170.00 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £170.00 £24.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (39.29%) LDAP
4 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) AIX
5 10 (35.71%) IBM
5 10 (35.71%) J2EE
6 9 (32.14%) UNIX
6 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
7 8 (28.57%) Apache
7 8 (28.57%) JPA
7 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 7 (25.00%) SOAP
8 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) Tivoli
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
9 6 (21.43%) Perl
9 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Open Source
10 5 (17.86%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (28.57%) Apache
3 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) LDAP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) J2EE
2 8 (28.57%) JPA
3 7 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (10.71%) Java EE
4 3 (10.71%) Software Packaging
5 2 (7.14%) Apache CXF
5 2 (7.14%) Java SE
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE 5
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) GWT
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) JMS
6 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 3 (10.71%) DataPower
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) AIX
3 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) C
5 3 (10.71%) COBOL
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) OCP
3 2 (7.14%) OCA
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (7.14%) OCAJ
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) IBM
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) Axway
4 3 (10.71%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (10.71%) Informatica
4 3 (10.71%) Siebel