The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 115 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing JBoss 21 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 0.33% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 0.73% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 12
Average daily rate £375 £338 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £364 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.49 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1389 1096 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 43.78% 45.51% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 500 681
Average daily rate £325 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 90 79
Average hourly rate £24.08 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.74% +8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.34 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
JBoss
England

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 14 £365 +4.28% 6
Lancashire - 8 £375 - 1
Cheshire -15 2 £425 +14.86% 1
Merseyside - - - -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 33 (63.46%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) Spring
3 18 (34.62%) WebSphere
4 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
5 15 (28.85%) Oracle
5 15 (28.85%) Finance
6 14 (26.92%) CSS
6 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 13 (25.00%) J2EE
7 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (23.08%) HTML
8 12 (23.08%) SOA
8 12 (23.08%) Apache Camel
9 11 (21.15%) UNIX
10 10 (19.23%) Middleware
10 10 (19.23%) Ajax
10 10 (19.23%) CSS3
10 10 (19.23%) jQuery
10 10 (19.23%) Scala
10 10 (19.23%) HTML5
11 9 (17.31%) Java EE
11 9 (17.31%) Struts
11 9 (17.31%) Web Services
11 9 (17.31%) XML
11 9 (17.31%) MySQL
12 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
12 8 (15.38%) OOP
12 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (13.46%) Scrum

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (34.62%) WebSphere
2 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.54%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (11.54%) Escenic
4 6 (11.54%) MQSeries
4 6 (11.54%) CMS
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP PM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
1 2 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (1.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.54%) Big Data
3 6 (11.54%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (3.85%) Mockito
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 20 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Programmer
4 7 (13.46%) Java Programmer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Programmer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Developer Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Middleware Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) SAS Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Spring
2 14 (26.92%) CSS
3 13 (25.00%) J2EE
3 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 12 (23.08%) Apache Camel
5 10 (19.23%) Middleware
5 10 (19.23%) Ajax
5 10 (19.23%) CSS3
5 10 (19.23%) jQuery
5 10 (19.23%) HTML5
6 9 (17.31%) Java EE
6 9 (17.31%) Struts
6 9 (17.31%) Web Services
6 9 (17.31%) XML
7 7 (13.46%) JSF
8 6 (11.54%) Java RMI
8 6 (11.54%) .NET
8 6 (11.54%) EJB
8 6 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) UNIX
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) SOA
2 8 (15.38%) OOP
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) Scrum
3 7 (13.46%) MVC
3 7 (13.46%) TDD
4 6 (11.54%) BDD
4 6 (11.54%) UML
4 6 (11.54%) RUP
4 6 (11.54%) OOD
4 6 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (9.62%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.77%) Security Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) User Experience Design
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) Scala
4 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) Groovy
6 3 (5.77%) XPath
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) CA Wily
1 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) hybris
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
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