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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 72 40 82
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Contract jobs citing JBoss 52 101 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 4.16% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.47% 22.35% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 63 13
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £252 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
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
417 452 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.30% 18.62% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 225 175
Average daily rate £387 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £232 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.87 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -43.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £83.43 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 5 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

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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 5 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 -19 43 £400 +6.66% 11
Glasgow -3 5 £363 +7.40% 4
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Highlands - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 103 (69.13%) Java
2 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (29.53%) Oracle
4 36 (24.16%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (23.49%) Java EE
6 34 (22.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (22.15%) Linux
7 33 (22.15%) Red Hat
8 32 (21.48%) XML
9 31 (20.81%) SOA
10 30 (20.13%) Finance
10 30 (20.13%) Scrum
10 30 (20.13%) TDD
11 26 (17.45%) Eclipse
12 25 (16.78%) Tomcat
13 24 (16.11%) Middleware
13 24 (16.11%) J2EE
13 24 (16.11%) JSF
14 23 (15.44%) Spring
14 23 (15.44%) Web Services
15 22 (14.77%) BPMN
16 21 (14.09%) Apache
17 20 (13.42%) XSLT
17 20 (13.42%) VMware
18 19 (12.75%) RESTful
19 18 (12.08%) ITIL
19 18 (12.08%) JSP
20 17 (11.41%) SOAP
20 17 (11.41%) Hibernate
20 17 (11.41%) JProfiler

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 25 (16.78%) Tomcat
2 21 (14.09%) Apache
3 16 (10.74%) WebSphere
4 14 (9.40%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.03%) IIS
5 6 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.68%) Confluence
7 3 (2.01%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.34%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.67%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.67%) Mule
9 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Project
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) IaaS
2 4 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.04%) HTTP
2 6 (4.03%) LDAP
3 5 (3.36%) Firewall
4 3 (2.01%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.01%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.67%) SAN
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.34%) DataStage
6 1 (0.67%) MySQL
6 1 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (17.45%) Eclipse
2 17 (11.41%) JProfiler
3 15 (10.07%) Maven
4 14 (9.40%) JIRA
5 8 (5.37%) Subversion
5 8 (5.37%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.70%) Selenium
6 7 (4.70%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.03%) JUnit
7 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.68%) Mockito
8 4 (2.68%) Ant
8 4 (2.68%) NUnit
9 3 (2.01%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.34%) Gradle
11 1 (0.67%) JBehave
11 1 (0.67%) Hudson
11 1 (0.67%) Cobertura
11 1 (0.67%) Log4j
11 1 (0.67%) JDeveloper
General
1 30 (20.13%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Banking
3 2 (1.34%) Back Office
4 1 (0.67%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (43.62%) Developer
2 48 (32.21%) Java Developer
3 25 (16.78%) Administrator
4 24 (16.11%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (11.41%) Analyst
6 15 (10.07%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Architect
8 10 (6.71%) UI Developer
8 10 (6.71%) UI Programmer
9 9 (6.04%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (6.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.37%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.03%) Support Manager
11 6 (4.03%) Applications Manager
11 6 (4.03%) Applications Support Manager
12 5 (3.36%) ScrumMaster
12 5 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
13 4 (2.68%) Environment Analyst
13 4 (2.68%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.49%) Java EE
2 32 (21.48%) XML
3 24 (16.11%) Middleware
3 24 (16.11%) J2EE
3 24 (16.11%) JSF
4 23 (15.44%) Spring
4 23 (15.44%) Web Services
5 20 (13.42%) XSLT
6 19 (12.75%) RESTful
7 18 (12.08%) JSP
8 17 (11.41%) SOAP
8 17 (11.41%) Hibernate
8 17 (11.41%) Drools
9 14 (9.40%) jBPM
9 14 (9.40%) jQuery
9 14 (9.40%) RichFaces
10 13 (8.72%) HTML
10 13 (8.72%) Apache CXF
11 7 (4.70%) Ajax
11 7 (4.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.04%) Clustering
2 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.68%) Open Source
4 3 (2.01%) GIS
5 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) CESG
6 1 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.67%) DataPower
6 1 (0.67%) iSeries
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 33 (22.15%) Linux
3 15 (10.07%) UNIX
3 15 (10.07%) Windows
4 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.16%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (20.81%) SOA
4 30 (20.13%) Scrum
4 30 (20.13%) TDD
5 22 (14.77%) BPMN
6 18 (12.08%) ITIL
7 13 (8.72%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (8.05%) DevOps
9 11 (7.38%) Web Design
10 9 (6.04%) Change Management
11 7 (4.70%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.70%) Project Management
11 7 (4.70%) UML
12 6 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.03%) BDD
12 6 (4.03%) Load Balancing
13 5 (3.36%) Use Case
13 5 (3.36%) Workflow
13 5 (3.36%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 103 (69.13%) Java
2 16 (10.74%) SQL
3 7 (4.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.03%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.68%) Python
5 4 (2.68%) Perl
5 4 (2.68%) C#
6 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.67%) Korn
7 1 (0.67%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.03%) RHCE
2 4 (2.68%) Degree
3 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.01%) vSphere
3 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.34%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Puppet
1 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (2.01%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.34%) Ansible
2 2 (1.34%) SCCM
2 2 (1.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (29.53%) Oracle
2 33 (22.15%) Red Hat
3 20 (13.42%) VMware
4 9 (6.04%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.68%) Cisco
5 4 (2.68%) EMC
6 3 (2.01%) Google
6 3 (2.01%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.01%) CA
6 3 (2.01%) Citrix
6 3 (2.01%) F5
6 3 (2.01%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.34%) IBM
7 2 (1.34%) Pega
8 1 (0.67%) Brocade
8 1 (0.67%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.67%) Coverity
8 1 (0.67%) Sybase
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.67%) Cognos
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