The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 115 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing JBoss 19 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.64% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 1.44% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 29
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £285 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £528 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -42.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1490 1323 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.68% 44.89% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 594 757
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 104 128
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £16.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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
Cheshire +10 9 £400 -9.09% 2
Manchester -14 8 £425 +13.33% 3
Lancashire - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 32 (91.43%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) Oracle
3 18 (51.43%) Spring
3 18 (51.43%) XML
4 16 (45.71%) J2EE
5 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 15 (42.86%) Finance
6 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
6 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
7 11 (31.43%) JSF
8 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (28.57%) HTML
8 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 9 (25.71%) MySQL
9 9 (25.71%) EJB
9 9 (25.71%) Middleware
10 8 (22.86%) JMS
10 8 (22.86%) CSS
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.86%) Struts
10 8 (22.86%) UML
10 8 (22.86%) OOP
10 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
10 8 (22.86%) Java EE
10 8 (22.86%) Scala
10 8 (22.86%) HTML5
10 8 (22.86%) CSS3
11 7 (20.00%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
3 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
4 7 (20.00%) CMS
5 6 (17.14%) Apache
6 5 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (14.29%) Escenic
6 5 (14.29%) MQSeries
7 3 (8.57%) Liferay
8 2 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (5.71%) IIS
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
9 1 (2.86%) Mule
9 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
9 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP PM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) FTP
2 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) MySQL
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.14%) JasperReports
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (14.29%) Big Data
5 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
1 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) Introscope
3 2 (5.71%) Mockito
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Programmer
3 6 (17.14%) Java Programmer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Programmer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) Spring
1 18 (51.43%) XML
2 16 (45.71%) J2EE
3 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
4 11 (31.43%) JSF
5 10 (28.57%) HTML
6 9 (25.71%) EJB
6 9 (25.71%) Middleware
7 8 (22.86%) JMS
7 8 (22.86%) CSS
7 8 (22.86%) Struts
7 8 (22.86%) Java EE
7 8 (22.86%) HTML5
7 8 (22.86%) CSS3
8 7 (20.00%) jQuery
8 7 (20.00%) .NET
9 6 (17.14%) JDBC
10 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
10 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
10 5 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
1 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.71%) Firmware
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Tandem
4 1 (2.86%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) SUSE
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) HPUX
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) UML
2 8 (22.86%) OOP
3 7 (20.00%) SOA
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.29%) BDD
5 5 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) OOD
5 5 (14.29%) RUP
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) Security Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) EAI
8 2 (5.71%) Content Management
8 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) Scala
5 7 (20.00%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) Groovy
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.43%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.71%) Foglight
2 2 (5.71%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Sun
5 3 (8.57%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) FatWire
6 2 (5.71%) CA
6 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.71%) Tumbleweed
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