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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 200 209 185
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing JBoss 60 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.84% 2.24% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%
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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
1561 1517 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 16.97% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 848 793
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £12.84 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £38.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +21 24 £400 - 7
Hampshire +8 15 £385 -3.70% 3
Oxfordshire -14 8 £410 - 1
Berkshire +5 6 £425 - 11
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £325 -18.75% 2
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 97 (90.65%) Java
2 48 (44.86%) Oracle
2 48 (44.86%) Linux
2 48 (44.86%) Tomcat
3 42 (39.25%) Web Services
4 40 (37.38%) J2EE
4 40 (37.38%) HTML
5 38 (35.51%) WebLogic
6 36 (33.64%) SQL
7 32 (29.91%) WebSphere
8 30 (28.04%) Spring
9 29 (27.10%) Security Cleared
10 28 (26.17%) UNIX
11 27 (25.23%) SC Cleared
12 26 (24.30%) EJB
13 23 (21.50%) Apache
14 22 (20.56%) XML
14 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
14 22 (20.56%) TDD
15 21 (19.63%) JUnit
15 21 (19.63%) CSS
16 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (18.69%) Oracle Database
17 19 (17.76%) Eclipse
18 18 (16.82%) HTML5
19 16 (14.95%) REST
19 16 (14.95%) Middleware
19 16 (14.95%) Active Directory
19 16 (14.95%) Red Hat
19 16 (14.95%) Hibernate

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 48 (44.86%) Tomcat
2 38 (35.51%) WebLogic
3 32 (29.91%) WebSphere
4 23 (21.50%) Apache
5 12 (11.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
8 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.93%) SAS
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.93%) WildFly
8 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.93%) Mule
8 1 (0.93%) Liferay
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.35%) Amazon S3
2 10 (9.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.67%) SAN
2 5 (4.67%) LDAP
3 4 (3.74%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.74%) SSL
3 4 (3.74%) SSH
4 3 (2.80%) Firewall
4 3 (2.80%) HTTP
5 2 (1.87%) DNS
5 2 (1.87%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.93%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.93%) SS7
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) Oracle Database
2 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.15%) Relational Database
4 12 (11.21%) MySQL
5 9 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (7.48%) DB2
7 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.87%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) JUnit
2 19 (17.76%) Eclipse
3 13 (12.15%) Maven
4 9 (8.41%) Toad
4 9 (8.41%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.41%) Ant
5 4 (3.74%) Subversion
6 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.87%) Selenium
7 2 (1.87%) WebLOAD
7 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.87%) FindBugs
7 2 (1.87%) Gradle
7 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.87%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.93%) WebStorm
8 1 (0.93%) Grunt
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Publishing
3 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (53.27%) Developer
2 48 (44.86%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.02%) Analyst
4 10 (9.35%) Architect
5 9 (8.41%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Web Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Web Support Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (3.74%) Programmer
10 4 (3.74%) Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) Web Services
2 40 (37.38%) HTML
2 40 (37.38%) J2EE
3 30 (28.04%) Spring
4 26 (24.30%) EJB
5 22 (20.56%) XML
6 21 (19.63%) CSS
7 18 (16.82%) HTML5
8 16 (14.95%) REST
8 16 (14.95%) Middleware
8 16 (14.95%) Hibernate
9 15 (14.02%) SOAP
10 14 (13.08%) JSON
11 12 (11.21%) JSF
11 12 (11.21%) JSP
12 10 (9.35%) Java EE
13 8 (7.48%) jQuery
14 7 (6.54%) Struts
15 6 (5.61%) RESTful
16 5 (4.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) PKI
2 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.61%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.67%) Clustering
5 4 (3.74%) CMDB
6 3 (2.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.87%) SecurID
7 2 (1.87%) HACMP
7 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.93%) Equities
8 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.93%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 48 (44.86%) Linux
2 28 (26.17%) UNIX
3 15 (14.02%) Windows
4 12 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.61%) Solaris
6 4 (3.74%) AIX
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) CentOS
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) TDD
2 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (10.28%) BDD
5 10 (9.35%) ITSM
5 10 (9.35%) Scrum
5 10 (9.35%) SOA
6 9 (8.41%) Web Development
7 8 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.54%) Open Source
8 7 (6.54%) ITIL
8 7 (6.54%) UML
8 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.67%) Release Management
9 5 (4.67%) SDLC
10 4 (3.74%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (3.74%) Coaching
10 4 (3.74%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.74%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 97 (90.65%) Java
2 36 (33.64%) SQL
3 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.61%) PHP
7 4 (3.74%) C
8 2 (1.87%) C++
8 2 (1.87%) Perl
8 2 (1.87%) Python
8 2 (1.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) XPath
9 1 (0.93%) Groovy
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (27.10%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.23%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.08%) Degree
4 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (14.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.80%) vSphere
3 2 (1.87%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) XenMobile
2 2 (1.87%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.87%) Nagios
2 2 (1.87%) SCCM
2 2 (1.87%) SCOM
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (44.86%) Oracle
2 16 (14.95%) Red Hat
3 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.41%) IBM
5 8 (7.48%) Remedy
6 6 (5.61%) Sun
7 4 (3.74%) VMware
8 2 (1.87%) NetApp
8 2 (1.87%) webMethods
8 2 (1.87%) HP
8 2 (1.87%) Dell
8 2 (1.87%) EMC
8 2 (1.87%) Citrix
8 2 (1.87%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.93%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.93%) Perforce
9 1 (0.93%) CA
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe
9 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.93%) Huawei