The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 18 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.83% 4.00% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 29.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£341 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
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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 Preston region.

Application Platforms Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
18 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 16.98% 13.60% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate £425 £200 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -24.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £23.06 £29.25 £135.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.16% -78.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) ProC
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g

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Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ProC
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle