The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 48 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Contract jobs citing JBoss 32 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.24% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% 4.38% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 4
Average daily rate £375 £425 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £385 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% +40.62%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
176 160 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.83% 18.65% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 81 100
Average daily rate £350 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £33.50 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.80% +122.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Reading

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 18 (51.43%) Tomcat
3 16 (45.71%) Web Services
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 15 (42.86%) Apache
4 15 (42.86%) Nagios
4 15 (42.86%) Puppet
4 15 (42.86%) Graphite
5 13 (37.14%) MCollective
5 13 (37.14%) collectd
5 13 (37.14%) logstash
5 13 (37.14%) LEMP Stack
5 13 (37.14%) High Availability
5 13 (37.14%) Splunk
5 13 (37.14%) OpenStack
5 13 (37.14%) ZABBIX
5 13 (37.14%) Cacti
5 13 (37.14%) Ganglia
5 13 (37.14%) qmail
5 13 (37.14%) nginx
5 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (37.14%) SMTP
5 13 (37.14%) HTTP
5 13 (37.14%) DNS
5 13 (37.14%) SSL
5 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
5 13 (37.14%) MySQL
5 13 (37.14%) Perl
5 13 (37.14%) Python

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (51.43%) Tomcat
2 15 (42.86%) Apache
2 15 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 13 (37.14%) nginx
3 13 (37.14%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DNS
1 13 (37.14%) HTTP
1 13 (37.14%) LDAP
1 13 (37.14%) SMTP
1 13 (37.14%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) SSH
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) GitLab
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Build Forge
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) JBehave
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) AWS Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) Support Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Support Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Applications Support
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 7 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Web Services
2 13 (37.14%) LAMP
2 13 (37.14%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (37.14%) MCollective
3 9 (25.71%) Java EE
4 3 (8.57%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) JSON
5 2 (5.71%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) REST
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (2.86%) JAX-WS
6 1 (2.86%) JMS
6 1 (2.86%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Struts
6 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
1 13 (37.14%) High Availability
2 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.57%) DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.86%) API Development
5 1 (2.86%) BDD
5 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
5 1 (2.86%) People Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) SDLC
5 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) Perl
2 13 (37.14%) Python
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) qmail
1 13 (37.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Graphite
1 15 (42.86%) Nagios
1 15 (42.86%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) Cacti
2 13 (37.14%) collectd
2 13 (37.14%) Ganglia
2 13 (37.14%) logstash
2 13 (37.14%) ZABBIX
3 6 (17.14%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) Kibana
4 2 (5.71%) Rsyslog
5 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Splunk
1 13 (37.14%) VMware
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle