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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 69 55 94
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +39
Contract jobs citing JBoss 53 60 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 2.68% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.24% 14.78% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 8
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£375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £196 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £363 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -
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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
433 406 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.16% 18.14% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 182 175
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £221 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £29.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -14 43 £375 +15.38% 4
Glasgow -6 3 £285 -5.00% 4
Aberdeen - - - -
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 114 (74.03%) Java
2 75 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (32.47%) Scrum
3 50 (32.47%) SOA
4 48 (31.17%) Java EE
5 45 (29.22%) XML
6 42 (27.27%) Oracle
7 39 (25.32%) TDD
8 38 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (20.78%) Eclipse
10 31 (20.13%) JSF
11 30 (19.48%) XSLT
12 29 (18.83%) Finance
13 28 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 26 (16.88%) J2EE
15 25 (16.23%) Linux
16 24 (15.58%) JSP
16 24 (15.58%) Web Services
16 24 (15.58%) JProfiler
17 22 (14.29%) Middleware
17 22 (14.29%) Hibernate
17 22 (14.29%) Apache
17 22 (14.29%) Tomcat
17 22 (14.29%) Red Hat
17 22 (14.29%) BPMN
18 21 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
19 20 (12.99%) Spring
20 19 (12.34%) jBPM
20 19 (12.34%) Apache CXF
20 19 (12.34%) SOAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (14.29%) Apache
1 22 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 17 (11.04%) WebSphere
3 14 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.90%) IIS
4 6 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.25%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (2.60%) Confluence
7 3 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.30%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.65%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) IaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) HTTP
2 5 (3.25%) Firewall
3 4 (2.60%) LDAP
4 3 (1.95%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.65%) FTP
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.30%) DataStage
7 1 (0.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (20.78%) Eclipse
2 24 (15.58%) JProfiler
3 18 (11.69%) Maven
4 8 (5.19%) Selenium
4 8 (5.19%) JIRA
4 8 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.90%) JUnit
5 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.25%) Subversion
7 4 (2.60%) NUnit
7 4 (2.60%) Mockito
8 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.30%) Gradle
9 1 (0.65%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) Cobertura
9 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.65%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.65%) JBehave
General
1 29 (18.83%) Finance
2 13 (8.44%) Banking
3 2 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 79 (51.30%) Developer
2 59 (38.31%) Java Developer
3 23 (14.94%) Senior Developer
4 21 (13.64%) Administrator
5 20 (12.99%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (11.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (8.44%) UI Developer
7 13 (8.44%) UI Programmer
8 12 (7.79%) Analyst
9 11 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
10 8 (5.19%) Architect
11 6 (3.90%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.90%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Consultant
13 4 (2.60%) Senior UI Developer
13 4 (2.60%) Environment Analyst
14 3 (1.95%) Development Analyst
14 3 (1.95%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.17%) Java EE
2 45 (29.22%) XML
3 31 (20.13%) JSF
4 30 (19.48%) XSLT
5 26 (16.88%) J2EE
6 24 (15.58%) JSP
6 24 (15.58%) Web Services
7 22 (14.29%) Middleware
7 22 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 20 (12.99%) Spring
9 19 (12.34%) jBPM
9 19 (12.34%) Apache CXF
9 19 (12.34%) SOAP
10 17 (11.04%) RESTful
10 17 (11.04%) RichFaces
11 16 (10.39%) Drools
11 16 (10.39%) jQuery
12 15 (9.74%) HTML
13 9 (5.84%) Servlets
14 8 (5.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.49%) Clustering
2 4 (2.60%) Open Source
3 2 (1.30%) DataPower
3 2 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.65%) iSeries
4 1 (0.65%) CESG
4 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 25 (16.23%) Linux
3 14 (9.09%) UNIX
4 13 (8.44%) Windows
5 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (32.47%) Scrum
2 50 (32.47%) SOA
3 39 (25.32%) TDD
4 38 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (14.29%) BPMN
6 21 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (7.79%) Web Design
7 12 (7.79%) Project Management
7 12 (7.79%) UML
8 10 (6.49%) Use Case
9 9 (5.84%) OO
10 7 (4.55%) DevOps
10 7 (4.55%) ITIL
11 6 (3.90%) Workflow
11 6 (3.90%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.90%) Load Balancing
11 6 (3.90%) BDD
11 6 (3.90%) Waterfall
12 4 (2.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 114 (74.03%) Java
2 8 (5.19%) SQL
3 6 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.60%) C#
5 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.65%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.65%) Korn
7 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VBA
7 1 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (3.90%) RHCE
2 2 (1.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.95%) vSphere
3 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.30%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.30%) SCCM
2 2 (1.30%) WSUS
2 2 (1.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (27.27%) Oracle
2 22 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 16 (10.39%) VMware
4 8 (5.19%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.95%) F5
5 3 (1.95%) Pega
5 3 (1.95%) CA
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco
5 3 (1.95%) IBM
5 3 (1.95%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.95%) EMC
5 3 (1.95%) Citrix
6 2 (1.30%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.30%) Google
6 2 (1.30%) Kony
7 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.65%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.65%) Coverity
7 1 (0.65%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) Cognos