The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 55 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Contract jobs citing JBoss 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.45% 3.17% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.11% 15.38% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £275 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.64%
JBoss
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
95 65 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.40% 20.63% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 36 14
Average daily rate £475 £315 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £217 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss across the Sheffield region.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Sheffield region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) Apache
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) LAMP
4 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 6 (60.00%) Puppet
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) Perl
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) MSI
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) Code Coverage
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (80.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) nginx
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 4 (40.00%) MSI
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Mockito
4 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (20.00%) Liquibase
6 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) Go
7 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) BEA
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Pega
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Vitria
2 1 (10.00%) VMware