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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 88 43 96
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +53
Contract jobs citing JBoss 47 97 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.41% 3.47% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.73% 16.87% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 62 11
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£388 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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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
483 575 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.51% 20.57% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 288 184
Average daily rate £365 £358 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £18.10 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 -43 37 £388 -8.82% 2
Glasgow +9 5 £375 +25.00% 5
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 57 (72.15%) Java
2 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) Web Services
4 22 (27.85%) Red Hat
4 22 (27.85%) Spring
5 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (25.32%) Finance
7 19 (24.05%) SOA
8 18 (22.78%) Tomcat
9 17 (21.52%) Scrum
10 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
10 16 (20.25%) TDD
10 16 (20.25%) Oracle
11 14 (17.72%) XML
11 14 (17.72%) OO
12 13 (16.46%) SQL
13 12 (15.19%) Ant
13 12 (15.19%) Linux
13 12 (15.19%) J2EE
13 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
13 12 (15.19%) Drools
13 12 (15.19%) DevOps
14 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (13.92%) JPA
14 11 (13.92%) RESTful
15 10 (12.66%) JSP
16 9 (11.39%) XSLT
16 9 (11.39%) Perl
16 9 (11.39%) JMS
16 9 (11.39%) Maven

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (22.78%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.59%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.53%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.27%) WildFly
4 1 (1.27%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.27%) Mule
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) JRun
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.53%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.53%) LDAP
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Ant
1 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
2 9 (11.39%) Maven
3 8 (10.13%) JProfiler
4 6 (7.59%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.80%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.80%) Mockito
5 3 (3.80%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.80%) JUnit
5 3 (3.80%) Selenium
5 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.53%) Subversion
6 2 (2.53%) JIRA
7 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (62.03%) Developer
2 41 (51.90%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Consultant
10 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) Web Services
2 22 (27.85%) Spring
3 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
4 14 (17.72%) XML
5 12 (15.19%) J2EE
5 12 (15.19%) Drools
6 11 (13.92%) RESTful
6 11 (13.92%) JPA
7 10 (12.66%) JSP
8 9 (11.39%) XSLT
8 9 (11.39%) JMS
8 9 (11.39%) Java EE
8 9 (11.39%) JSON
9 8 (10.13%) SOAP
9 8 (10.13%) REST
9 8 (10.13%) Apache Camel
10 7 (8.86%) Middleware
10 7 (8.86%) JSF
11 6 (7.59%) Struts
11 6 (7.59%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.53%) PKI
2 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) CESG
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Linux
2 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (24.05%) SOA
4 17 (21.52%) Scrum
5 16 (20.25%) TDD
6 14 (17.72%) OO
7 12 (15.19%) DevOps
8 8 (10.13%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 8 (10.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (8.86%) ITIL
9 7 (8.86%) Change Management
9 7 (8.86%) MVC
10 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.59%) Use Case
11 5 (6.33%) Web Development
11 5 (6.33%) ETL
11 5 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.33%) BDD
12 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) Java
2 13 (16.46%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) Perl
4 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.86%) Python
5 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) NFS
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
1 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.27%) logstash
2 1 (1.27%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Red Hat
2 16 (20.25%) Oracle
3 9 (11.39%) VMware
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) EMC
5 5 (6.33%) Brocade
6 3 (3.80%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.53%) Adobe
8 1 (1.27%) Sun
8 1 (1.27%) CA