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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 125 117 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing JBoss 12 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.72% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.58% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 32
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£475 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £520 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +3.04%
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England

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
1437 1333 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.99% 45.79% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 585 726
Average daily rate £335 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 107 128
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Manchester -11 6 £475 +26.66% 8
Cheshire -5 4 - - 2
Lancashire - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (92.86%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Oracle
3 14 (50.00%) Spring
3 14 (50.00%) J2EE
4 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
5 11 (39.29%) XML
5 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) Struts
6 9 (32.14%) EJB
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
7 8 (28.57%) Scala
7 8 (28.57%) OOP
7 8 (28.57%) JSF
7 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
8 7 (25.00%) TDD
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) MySQL
8 7 (25.00%) jQuery
9 6 (21.43%) HTML5
9 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (21.43%) CSS3
9 6 (21.43%) CSS
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) HTML
9 6 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (21.43%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
3 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 6 (21.43%) CMS
5 5 (17.86%) MQSeries
5 5 (17.86%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (17.86%) Escenic
6 3 (10.71%) Apache
7 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (3.57%) Liferay
8 1 (3.57%) Mule
8 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SAP PM
2 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LDAP
1 2 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.86%) Big Data
4 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
5 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.71%) JasperReports
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Introscope
4 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Spring
1 14 (50.00%) J2EE
2 11 (39.29%) XML
2 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
3 9 (32.14%) Struts
3 9 (32.14%) EJB
4 8 (28.57%) JSF
5 7 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
6 6 (21.43%) CSS3
6 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) HTML
6 6 (21.43%) JMS
6 6 (21.43%) Middleware
7 5 (17.86%) LAMP
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
7 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (17.86%) Java RMI
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Tandem
4 1 (3.57%) AS400
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Firmware
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) HPUX
6 1 (3.57%) SUSE
6 1 (3.57%) VMS
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) OOP
2 7 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (21.43%) UML
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) OOD
4 5 (17.86%) RUP
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Website Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Programming
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) Scala
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.71%) CA Wily
2 2 (7.14%) Foglight
2 2 (7.14%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) Sun
4 3 (10.71%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Tumbleweed
5 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) FatWire
6 1 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (3.57%) hybris
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