The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 79 37 86
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +49
Contract jobs citing JBoss 46 106 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 4.33% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.18% 24.37% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 68 11
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£425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £254 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £180.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +323.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+52.54% +12.38%
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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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
452 435 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.44% 17.78% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 219 198
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Average hourly rate £23.25 £16.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.31% -57.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £15.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £20.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Scotland region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -30 39 £425 +6.25% 4
Glasgow -5 6 £363 +16.00% 3
Lanarkshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Highlands - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 90 (69.23%) Java
2 56 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.46%) Oracle
4 35 (26.92%) Red Hat
5 33 (25.38%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (25.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (23.08%) Linux
7 29 (22.31%) SOA
7 29 (22.31%) Java EE
8 28 (21.54%) Tomcat
8 28 (21.54%) XML
9 27 (20.77%) Scrum
10 26 (20.00%) Finance
11 25 (19.23%) TDD
12 22 (16.92%) Web Services
12 22 (16.92%) Eclipse
13 21 (16.15%) J2EE
13 21 (16.15%) Middleware
13 21 (16.15%) Spring
14 19 (14.62%) RESTful
14 19 (14.62%) VMware
15 18 (13.85%) XSLT
15 18 (13.85%) ITIL
15 18 (13.85%) SQL
15 18 (13.85%) JSF
16 17 (13.08%) JProfiler
16 17 (13.08%) UNIX
17 16 (12.31%) Apache
17 16 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (11.54%) Maven

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 28 (21.54%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.31%) Apache
3 12 (9.23%) WebLogic
3 12 (9.23%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.08%) IIS
5 4 (3.08%) Confluence
6 3 (2.31%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.54%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.77%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.77%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Project
1 1 (0.77%) MS Office
1 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.85%) IaaS
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) LDAP
2 7 (5.38%) HTTP
3 5 (3.85%) Firewall
4 3 (2.31%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.31%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.77%) SAN
6 1 (0.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.77%) DataStage
6 1 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Eclipse
2 17 (13.08%) JProfiler
3 15 (11.54%) Maven
4 13 (10.00%) JIRA
5 9 (6.92%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.38%) Selenium
6 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.38%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.38%) Subversion
7 5 (3.85%) Ant
7 5 (3.85%) JUnit
7 5 (3.85%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.31%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.31%) NUnit
8 3 (2.31%) Mockito
9 2 (1.54%) Gradle
9 2 (1.54%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.77%) Hudson
10 1 (0.77%) Cobertura
10 1 (0.77%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 26 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (42.31%) Developer
2 44 (33.85%) Java Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Administrator
4 24 (18.46%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (12.31%) Analyst
6 13 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.46%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (7.69%) Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.92%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (6.15%) Applications Support
11 7 (5.38%) UI Developer
11 7 (5.38%) UI Programmer
12 6 (4.62%) Applications Manager
12 6 (4.62%) Applications Support Manager
12 6 (4.62%) Support Manager
13 4 (3.08%) Support Analyst
13 4 (3.08%) Consultant
13 4 (3.08%) Deployment Analyst
13 4 (3.08%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.31%) Java EE
2 28 (21.54%) XML
3 22 (16.92%) Web Services
4 21 (16.15%) Middleware
4 21 (16.15%) J2EE
4 21 (16.15%) Spring
5 19 (14.62%) RESTful
6 18 (13.85%) JSF
6 18 (13.85%) XSLT
7 15 (11.54%) JSP
8 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
9 13 (10.00%) SOAP
10 11 (8.46%) jQuery
10 11 (8.46%) RichFaces
10 11 (8.46%) Apache CXF
11 10 (7.69%) Drools
12 9 (6.92%) HTML
13 8 (6.15%) JSON
14 7 (5.38%) Ajax
15 6 (4.62%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Clustering
1 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.08%) Open Source
3 3 (2.31%) GIS
4 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (0.77%) iSeries
5 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.77%) CESG
5 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 30 (23.08%) Linux
3 17 (13.08%) UNIX
4 15 (11.54%) Windows
5 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.38%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (22.31%) SOA
4 27 (20.77%) Scrum
5 25 (19.23%) TDD
6 18 (13.85%) ITIL
7 12 (9.23%) BPMN
7 12 (9.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (9.23%) DevOps
8 11 (8.46%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 9 (6.92%) Change Management
10 8 (6.15%) Web Design
11 6 (4.62%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.62%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.62%) BDD
12 5 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.85%) UML
12 5 (3.85%) RUP
13 4 (3.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 90 (69.23%) Java
2 18 (13.85%) SQL
3 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.85%) Perl
6 4 (3.08%) Python
7 3 (2.31%) C#
8 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.77%) VB
9 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) RHCE
2 4 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.31%) vSphere
4 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.54%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Puppet
1 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.54%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.54%) Ansible
2 2 (1.54%) WSUS
2 2 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Oracle
2 35 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 19 (14.62%) VMware
4 6 (4.62%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.08%) EMC
5 4 (3.08%) Cisco
6 3 (2.31%) Citrix
6 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.31%) F5
6 3 (2.31%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.54%) Adobe
7 2 (1.54%) Google
7 2 (1.54%) CA
8 1 (0.77%) IBM
8 1 (0.77%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.77%) Sybase
8 1 (0.77%) Cognos
8 1 (0.77%) Brocade
8 1 (0.77%) Coverity
8 1 (0.77%) Guidewire
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