The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 194 193 192
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing JBoss 44 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.67% 2.89% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 19
Average daily rate
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£405 £345 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -
JBoss
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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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1650 1452 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.68% 17.45% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 729 611
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 95
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the South East 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
Surrey +10 19 £350 -6.66% 6
Berkshire -3 11 £425 +41.66% 8
Oxfordshire -11 8 £418 - 3
Hampshire -30 6 £413 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
JBoss
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 62 (81.58%) Java
2 38 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 37 (48.68%) Oracle
4 30 (39.47%) Web Services
5 29 (38.16%) WebLogic
6 27 (35.53%) Spring
7 23 (30.26%) Linux
7 23 (30.26%) Apache
8 22 (28.95%) SQL
8 22 (28.95%) J2EE
9 21 (27.63%) SOAP
10 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 18 (23.68%) UNIX
11 18 (23.68%) HTML
12 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
13 16 (21.05%) JUnit
13 16 (21.05%) XML
14 15 (19.74%) Middleware
14 15 (19.74%) TDD
14 15 (19.74%) WebSphere
15 14 (18.42%) REST
15 14 (18.42%) EJB
16 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (15.79%) Maven
17 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
18 11 (14.47%) PL/SQL
18 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
18 11 (14.47%) JSON
19 10 (13.16%) BDD
19 10 (13.16%) Windows

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 29 (38.16%) WebLogic
3 23 (30.26%) Apache
4 15 (19.74%) WebSphere
5 9 (11.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.32%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.32%) Liferay
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 6 (7.89%) LDAP
1 6 (7.89%) SAN
2 3 (3.95%) Firewall
2 3 (3.95%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 2 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (1.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.53%) MySQL
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.95%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) DB2
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) JUnit
2 12 (15.79%) Maven
3 9 (11.84%) Eclipse
4 8 (10.53%) Ant
5 7 (9.21%) Toad
5 7 (9.21%) Cucumber
5 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.95%) JIRA
7 3 (3.95%) jMock
7 3 (3.95%) DbUnit
7 3 (3.95%) Mockito
8 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.63%) Selenium
9 1 (1.32%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.32%) WebLOAD
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.32%) Hudson
9 1 (1.32%) Gradle
9 1 (1.32%) FindBugs
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.95%) Publishing
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Developer
2 34 (44.74%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Web Support Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Web Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (5.26%) Programmer
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.95%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) Web Services
2 27 (35.53%) Spring
3 22 (28.95%) J2EE
4 21 (27.63%) SOAP
5 18 (23.68%) HTML
6 16 (21.05%) XML
7 15 (19.74%) Middleware
8 14 (18.42%) REST
8 14 (18.42%) EJB
9 11 (14.47%) JSON
10 9 (11.84%) CSS
11 8 (10.53%) RESTful
11 8 (10.53%) JSP
11 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
12 7 (9.21%) JSF
12 7 (9.21%) jQuery
12 7 (9.21%) Apache Camel
13 6 (7.89%) HTML5
14 5 (6.58%) JMS
14 5 (6.58%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Smart Meter
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (3.95%) HACMP
4 3 (3.95%) Open Source
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) PKI
5 2 (2.63%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.32%) Equities
6 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) UNIX
3 10 (13.16%) Windows
4 8 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) CentOS
6 4 (5.26%) AIX
7 3 (3.95%) Solaris
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.32%) Debian
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) TDD
2 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.16%) BDD
4 7 (9.21%) ITSM
4 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (7.89%) Web Development
5 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 6 (7.89%) Scrum
6 5 (6.58%) Coaching
7 4 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 3 (3.95%) MVC
8 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.95%) SOA
8 3 (3.95%) OO
8 3 (3.95%) Document Management
8 3 (3.95%) Network Design
8 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.95%) Kanban
8 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (81.58%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) SQL
3 11 (14.47%) PL/SQL
3 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (5.26%) PHP
5 4 (5.26%) C
6 3 (3.95%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) Groovy
7 2 (2.63%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) VC++
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) vSphere
1 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) OCFS2
3 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
1 3 (3.95%) logstash
1 3 (3.95%) Hyperic
2 2 (2.63%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Red Hat
2 10 (13.16%) VMware
3 7 (9.21%) Remedy
4 6 (7.89%) IBM
5 5 (6.58%) Sun
5 5 (6.58%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.95%) NetApp
7 3 (3.95%) HP
7 3 (3.95%) Dell
7 3 (3.95%) EMC
8 2 (2.63%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.63%) CA
9 1 (1.32%) BMC
9 1 (1.32%) Veritas
9 1 (1.32%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) Adobe
9 1 (1.32%) Rogue Wave
9 1 (1.32%) Splunk
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