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 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 85 33 110
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +77
Contract jobs citing JBoss 41 109 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.39% 4.24% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.02% 23.75% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 87 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £450
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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
511 459 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.27% 17.87% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 276 218
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.00 £27.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

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 May 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 May 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 -36 32 £450 +5.88% 8
Glasgow 0 6 £388 +26.53%
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 64 (72.73%) Java
2 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.09%) Oracle
4 27 (30.68%) Spring
5 25 (28.41%) Red Hat
6 22 (25.00%) SQL
7 21 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (21.59%) Web Services
8 19 (21.59%) SOA
9 18 (20.45%) Linux
10 17 (19.32%) J2EE
10 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
11 16 (18.18%) TDD
12 15 (17.05%) Eclipse
12 15 (17.05%) RESTful
13 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
13 14 (15.91%) Finance
13 14 (15.91%) Middleware
14 13 (14.77%) ITIL
15 12 (13.64%) XML
15 12 (13.64%) Scrum
15 12 (13.64%) Drools
15 12 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (13.64%) JSF
16 11 (12.50%) Maven
16 11 (12.50%) Java EE
17 10 (11.36%) Change Management
17 10 (11.36%) JSP
17 10 (11.36%) BPMN
17 10 (11.36%) Apache CXF

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.41%) IIS
4 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.27%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.14%) WildFly
6 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.14%) Mule
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.14%) Confluence
6 1 (1.14%) CMS
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.14%) JRun
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.27%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.27%) IaaS
4 2 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) LDAP
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (3.41%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (2.27%) FTP
4 1 (1.14%) HTTP
4 1 (1.14%) DNS
4 1 (1.14%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) SAN
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.14%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Eclipse
2 11 (12.50%) Maven
3 9 (10.23%) JIRA
3 9 (10.23%) Subversion
4 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.95%) Ant
5 5 (5.68%) JUnit
5 5 (5.68%) Selenium
5 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.68%) JProfiler
5 5 (5.68%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.41%) Mockito
6 3 (3.41%) NUnit
6 3 (3.41%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.27%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.14%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.14%) JBehave
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (51.14%) Developer
2 34 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Architect
4 11 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Applications Support
7 7 (7.95%) Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Support Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Applications Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Applications Support Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Deployment Analyst
11 2 (2.27%) SOA Architect
11 2 (2.27%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) Spring
2 19 (21.59%) Web Services
3 17 (19.32%) J2EE
3 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
4 15 (17.05%) RESTful
5 14 (15.91%) Middleware
6 12 (13.64%) JSF
6 12 (13.64%) XML
6 12 (13.64%) Drools
7 11 (12.50%) Java EE
8 10 (11.36%) JSP
8 10 (11.36%) JPA
8 10 (11.36%) Apache CXF
9 9 (10.23%) SOAP
9 9 (10.23%) JSON
10 7 (7.95%) jQuery
10 7 (7.95%) Ajax
10 7 (7.95%) XSLT
10 7 (7.95%) RichFaces
11 6 (6.82%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (3.41%) GIS
3 2 (2.27%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) iPad
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Windows
4 6 (6.82%) UNIX
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (21.59%) SOA
4 16 (18.18%) TDD
5 13 (14.77%) ITIL
6 12 (13.64%) Scrum
7 10 (11.36%) Change Management
7 10 (11.36%) BPMN
8 9 (10.23%) UML
9 8 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (9.09%) DevOps
10 7 (7.95%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.95%) OO
11 6 (6.82%) MVC
11 6 (6.82%) SDLC
11 6 (6.82%) Use Case
11 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.68%) Release Management
12 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (72.73%) Java
2 22 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.68%) Perl
5 3 (3.41%) C#
5 3 (3.41%) Python
5 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.14%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
1 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.14%) logstash
2 1 (1.14%) WSUS
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) Oracle
2 25 (28.41%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.95%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) Sun
6 1 (1.14%) EMC
6 1 (1.14%) CA
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) IBM
6 1 (1.14%) Brocade
6 1 (1.14%) Coverity
6 1 (1.14%) Guidewire