The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 117 127 116
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing JBoss 41 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.17% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.35% 1.13% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 0 9
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£428 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
558 444 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.58% 14.79% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 218 237
Average daily rate £390 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 33 49
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £28.70 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 Application Platforms 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Manchester +7 18 £438 - 8
Lancashire - 14 £425 -
Cheshire -8 3 £400 -
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 60 (83.33%) Java
2 34 (47.22%) Oracle
3 32 (44.44%) Apache Camel
4 24 (33.33%) J2EE
5 22 (30.56%) Web Services
6 21 (29.17%) Spring
7 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
7 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 16 (22.22%) SQL
10 14 (19.44%) JSP
10 14 (19.44%) SOA
11 13 (18.06%) Apache
11 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database
12 12 (16.67%) REST
12 12 (16.67%) UML
12 12 (16.67%) SOAP
13 11 (15.28%) PL/SQL
13 11 (15.28%) Tomcat
13 11 (15.28%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
13 11 (15.28%) Liferay
13 11 (15.28%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (13.89%) Middleware
15 9 (12.50%) Linux
15 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
15 9 (12.50%) PaaS
15 9 (12.50%) SDLC
16 8 (11.11%) OSGi

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
2 13 (18.06%) Apache
3 11 (15.28%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.28%) Liferay
4 8 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (9.72%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (5.56%) Tuxedo
7 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.78%) CMS
8 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.39%) Mule
8 1 (1.39%) iPlanet
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) SSL
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) Extranet
3 2 (2.78%) SSH
3 2 (2.78%) SNMP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.39%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) ProC
2 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.94%) Maven
3 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) Hudson
5 1 (1.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.39%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Architect
2 22 (30.56%) Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Applications Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Java Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Designer
6 5 (6.94%) Java Technical Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.78%) SOA Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) Apache Camel
2 24 (33.33%) J2EE
3 22 (30.56%) Web Services
4 21 (29.17%) Spring
5 18 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 14 (19.44%) JSP
7 12 (16.67%) SOAP
7 12 (16.67%) REST
8 11 (15.28%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (13.89%) Middleware
10 8 (11.11%) WSDL
10 8 (11.11%) OSGi
11 7 (9.72%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (9.72%) JSF
11 7 (9.72%) RESTful
12 5 (6.94%) Java EE
12 5 (6.94%) JPA
13 4 (5.56%) Apache CXF
13 4 (5.56%) Servlets
13 4 (5.56%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (2.78%) Windows
5 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.44%) SOA
3 12 (16.67%) UML
4 9 (12.50%) SDLC
5 8 (11.11%) TDD
5 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.33%) MVC
7 6 (8.33%) Open Source
7 6 (8.33%) DevOps
8 5 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.56%) EAI
9 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
11 2 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (22.22%) SQL
3 11 (15.28%) PL/SQL
4 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.94%) C
6 4 (5.56%) Perl
6 4 (5.56%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) XQuery
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) OCAJ
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) OCP
5 1 (1.39%) OCA
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (11.11%) Squid
3 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.33%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) Curam
5 3 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) Perforce
6 1 (1.39%) Capita
North West England
Amoria Bond - UK
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