The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 23 September 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 50 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -13
Contract jobs citing JBoss 85 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.08% 0.56% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 1.34% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 9 13
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -42.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1240 1047 1062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.86% 41.98% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 504 457
Average daily rate £350 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +9.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 77
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -29.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £38.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 Vendors 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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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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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 +47 80 £425 -2.85% 2
Glasgow -18 4 £350 -12.50% 1
Fife - - - - 1
Highlands - - - -
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 193 (86.55%) Java
2 105 (47.09%) SOA
3 102 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (39.46%) JSF
5 66 (29.60%) Java EE
6 61 (27.35%) Maven
7 58 (26.01%) Oracle
8 53 (23.77%) Scrum
8 53 (23.77%) BPMN
8 53 (23.77%) Drools
9 49 (21.97%) Hibernate
10 48 (21.52%) XML
11 47 (21.08%) Web Services
12 46 (20.63%) Apache CXF
13 45 (20.18%) HTML
14 43 (19.28%) TDD
15 42 (18.83%) jBPM
16 40 (17.94%) J2EE
17 38 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (15.70%) RichFaces
19 32 (14.35%) OO
20 31 (13.90%) Spring
20 31 (13.90%) JPA
21 29 (13.00%) Eclipse
21 29 (13.00%) JSP
22 27 (12.11%) Use Case
23 25 (11.21%) XSLT
23 25 (11.21%) UML
24 24 (10.76%) Data Modelling
25 23 (10.31%) XHTML

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 13 (5.83%) Apache
2 8 (3.59%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.14%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.69%) Confluence
5 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.35%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.90%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.45%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.35%) SAP PM
2 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.90%) SAN
2 2 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.45%) MPLS
3 1 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.31%) Relational Database
2 15 (6.73%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.93%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.45%) DB2
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.45%) DataStage
5 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 61 (27.35%) Maven
2 29 (13.00%) Eclipse
3 22 (9.87%) Selenium
4 19 (8.52%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.48%) JIRA
6 9 (4.04%) JProfiler
7 7 (3.14%) Hudson
8 5 (2.24%) Cobertura
9 4 (1.79%) Subversion
10 2 (0.90%) Ant
11 1 (0.45%) JUnit
11 1 (0.45%) NUnit
11 1 (0.45%) Mockito
11 1 (0.45%) Gradle
11 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (4.93%) Finance
2 2 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (57.40%) Developer
2 87 (39.01%) Java Developer
3 32 (14.35%) Architect
3 32 (14.35%) UI Developer
3 32 (14.35%) UI Programmer
4 20 (8.97%) Designer
4 20 (8.97%) Senior Developer
5 15 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (6.73%) Java Architect
6 14 (6.28%) Technical Leader
7 13 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (4.04%) ScrumMaster
9 8 (3.59%) Junior Architect
9 8 (3.59%) Applications Architect
9 8 (3.59%) Junior
10 7 (3.14%) Senior Architect
10 7 (3.14%) Junior Java Architect
11 6 (2.69%) Java Applications Architect
11 6 (2.69%) Build Manager
12 5 (2.24%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (39.46%) JSF
2 66 (29.60%) Java EE
3 53 (23.77%) Drools
4 49 (21.97%) Hibernate
5 48 (21.52%) XML
6 47 (21.08%) Web Services
7 46 (20.63%) Apache CXF
8 45 (20.18%) HTML
9 42 (18.83%) jBPM
10 40 (17.94%) J2EE
11 35 (15.70%) RichFaces
12 31 (13.90%) JPA
12 31 (13.90%) Spring
13 29 (13.00%) JSP
14 25 (11.21%) XSLT
15 23 (10.31%) XHTML
16 20 (8.97%) SOAP
16 20 (8.97%) jQuery
17 17 (7.62%) RESTful
18 16 (7.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.24%) GIS
1 5 (2.24%) Open Source
2 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (0.90%) Clustering
3 2 (0.90%) DataPower
4 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.17%) Linux
2 9 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) UNIX
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (47.09%) SOA
2 102 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.77%) Scrum
3 53 (23.77%) BPMN
4 43 (19.28%) TDD
5 38 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (14.35%) OO
7 27 (12.11%) Use Case
8 25 (11.21%) UML
9 24 (10.76%) Data Modelling
10 23 (10.31%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (7.17%) Workflow
12 14 (6.28%) Web Design
13 10 (4.48%) Project Management
13 10 (4.48%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.48%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.14%) BDD
15 6 (2.69%) Agile Project Management
15 6 (2.69%) ETL
16 5 (2.24%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 193 (86.55%) Java
2 11 (4.93%) JavaScript
2 11 (4.93%) SQL
3 7 (3.14%) Python
4 3 (1.35%) Groovy
5 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.45%) C#
6 1 (0.45%) Perl
6 1 (0.45%) Korn
6 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (2.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) vSphere
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Legato
1 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
1 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.45%) CA LISA
1 1 (0.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 58 (26.01%) Oracle
2 14 (6.28%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.59%) VMware
4 6 (2.69%) Cisco
5 5 (2.24%) IBM
5 5 (2.24%) Pega
5 5 (2.24%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) EMC
7 2 (0.90%) Yahoo!
7 2 (0.90%) Google
7 2 (0.90%) Kony
7 2 (0.90%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.45%) Brocade
8 1 (0.45%) F5
8 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.45%) CA
8 1 (0.45%) Informatica
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.45%) HP