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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 101 34 96
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +62
Contract jobs citing JBoss 39 137 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 4.96% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.77% 24.91% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 93 10
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£375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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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
502 550 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.74% 19.93% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 276 183
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £230 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 25
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -23.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £19.00 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -49 28 £375 -11.76% 2
Glasgow +6 4 £375 +25.00% 2
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 69 (75.00%) Java
2 38 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.61%) Red Hat
4 26 (28.26%) Spring
5 25 (27.17%) Oracle
6 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (22.83%) Web Services
8 20 (21.74%) SQL
8 20 (21.74%) SOA
9 19 (20.65%) Hibernate
10 18 (19.57%) J2EE
11 17 (18.48%) Linux
12 16 (17.39%) XML
12 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
12 16 (17.39%) Finance
13 15 (16.30%) ITIL
13 15 (16.30%) Drools
13 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (15.22%) Eclipse
14 14 (15.22%) TDD
15 13 (14.13%) Scrum
15 13 (14.13%) Change Management
15 13 (14.13%) Java EE
15 13 (14.13%) RESTful
16 12 (13.04%) Maven
16 12 (13.04%) Ant
17 11 (11.96%) JPA
17 11 (11.96%) DevOps
18 10 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
18 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.61%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.61%) Apache
3 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.17%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.17%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) JRun
5 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) WildFly
5 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.09%) Mule
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.17%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) SAN
2 4 (4.35%) LDAP
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) FTP
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Eclipse
2 12 (13.04%) Ant
2 12 (13.04%) Maven
3 8 (8.70%) JIRA
4 7 (7.61%) JProfiler
4 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.43%) Artifactory
6 5 (5.43%) Subversion
7 3 (3.26%) JUnit
7 3 (3.26%) Selenium
7 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.26%) Mockito
7 3 (3.26%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (54.35%) Developer
2 42 (45.65%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Architect
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Administrator
6 8 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Applications Support
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Applications Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Support Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Applications Support Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Deployment Analyst
11 3 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (3.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.17%) Senior Programmer
12 2 (2.17%) GIS Developer
12 2 (2.17%) Consultant
12 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) Spring
2 21 (22.83%) Web Services
3 19 (20.65%) Hibernate
4 18 (19.57%) J2EE
5 16 (17.39%) XML
6 15 (16.30%) Drools
7 13 (14.13%) RESTful
7 13 (14.13%) Java EE
8 11 (11.96%) JPA
9 10 (10.87%) JSF
9 10 (10.87%) SOAP
10 9 (9.78%) XSLT
10 9 (9.78%) JMS
10 9 (9.78%) JSP
10 9 (9.78%) Middleware
10 9 (9.78%) Apache CXF
11 8 (8.70%) Apache Camel
11 8 (8.70%) REST
11 8 (8.70%) JSON
11 8 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.26%) GIS
3 2 (2.17%) PKI
3 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) iPad
4 1 (1.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Linux
2 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.70%) Windows
4 6 (6.52%) UNIX
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (21.74%) SOA
4 15 (16.30%) ITIL
5 14 (15.22%) TDD
6 13 (14.13%) Change Management
6 13 (14.13%) Scrum
7 11 (11.96%) DevOps
8 10 (10.87%) BPMN
8 10 (10.87%) OO
9 9 (9.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (9.78%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 6 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.52%) MVC
10 6 (6.52%) Use Case
11 5 (5.43%) Web Development
11 5 (5.43%) Workflow
11 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.43%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 69 (75.00%) Java
2 20 (21.74%) SQL
3 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.78%) Perl
4 8 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.61%) Python
6 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Sun Certification
1 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) BS7799
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.17%) NFS
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Puppet
1 7 (7.61%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.09%) logstash
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Red Hat
2 25 (27.17%) Oracle
3 10 (10.87%) VMware
4 5 (5.43%) Cisco
4 5 (5.43%) EMC
5 4 (4.35%) Brocade
6 2 (2.17%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.17%) Google
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.17%) Adobe
7 1 (1.09%) Sun
7 1 (1.09%) CA
7 1 (1.09%) TIBCO