The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 77 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing JBoss 1 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 1.04% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 2.05% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
570 390 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 52.78% 50.52% 55.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 150 211
Average daily rate £375 £340 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 29
Average hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +93.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £15.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
JBoss
Berkshire

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 Vendors 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) BladeLogic
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Sybase
4 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Remedy
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Java

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy