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 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 184 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing JBoss 77 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.60% 2.68% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 32 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £546 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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England

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
1675 1715 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.57% 18.65% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 925 753
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 78 90
Average hourly rate £18.68 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £47.50 £39.80
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 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 31 July 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 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
Hampshire +6 24 £400 - 1
Surrey 0 21 £400 -5.88% 1
Oxfordshire - 21 £413 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £388 -3.12% 1
Middlesex - 4 £375 -
Berkshire +3 2 £400 +6.31% 11
West Sussex -7 1 £403 -29.38%
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 124 (89.86%) Java
2 60 (43.48%) Oracle
3 59 (42.75%) Web Services
4 56 (40.58%) Linux
5 47 (34.06%) Tomcat
6 46 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (32.61%) HTML
8 44 (31.88%) XML
9 42 (30.43%) J2EE
10 38 (27.54%) SQL
10 38 (27.54%) Spring
11 35 (25.36%) Security Cleared
12 34 (24.64%) SC Cleared
13 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
14 32 (23.19%) CSS
14 32 (23.19%) JSON
15 31 (22.46%) Maven
16 30 (21.74%) WebSphere
16 30 (21.74%) WebLogic
17 29 (21.01%) SOA
17 29 (21.01%) TDD
18 28 (20.29%) Eclipse
19 27 (19.57%) JUnit
19 27 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (19.57%) REST
20 26 (18.84%) HTML5
20 26 (18.84%) SQL Server
21 24 (17.39%) SOAP
22 23 (16.67%) Relational Database
23 22 (15.94%) UNIX

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (34.06%) Tomcat
2 30 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 30 (21.74%) WebSphere
3 17 (12.32%) Apache
4 11 (7.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (7.25%) Confluence
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.17%) IIS
7 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.45%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.45%) Liferay
8 1 (0.72%) Mule
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.72%) WildFly
8 1 (0.72%) SAS
8 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.80%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (5.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) HTTP
2 6 (4.35%) Intranet
3 4 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (2.17%) SSH
4 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.45%) SSL
5 2 (1.45%) SAN
5 2 (1.45%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.45%) LDAP
5 2 (1.45%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.72%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.72%) LAN
6 1 (0.72%) SS7
6 1 (0.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 21 (15.22%) MySQL
4 13 (9.42%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.07%) DB2
6 7 (5.07%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (22.46%) Maven
2 28 (20.29%) Eclipse
3 27 (19.57%) JUnit
4 15 (10.87%) Git (software)
5 13 (9.42%) Selenium
5 13 (9.42%) Jenkins
6 12 (8.70%) Gradle
6 12 (8.70%) JIRA
6 12 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (7.97%) FindBugs
7 11 (7.97%) Checkstyle
8 7 (5.07%) Ant
9 6 (4.35%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.62%) Subversion
11 4 (2.90%) Toad
12 3 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.72%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (7.97%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Publishing
2 5 (3.62%) Retail
3 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Back Office
4 1 (0.72%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (58.70%) Developer
2 65 (47.10%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.14%) Architect
4 10 (7.25%) Software Engineer
5 7 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (5.07%) Administrator
6 6 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.35%) Analyst
6 6 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 6 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Designer
7 5 (3.62%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (2.90%) Test Engineer
8 4 (2.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (2.90%) Consultant
8 4 (2.90%) Integration Architect
8 4 (2.90%) Support Analyst
8 4 (2.90%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (42.75%) Web Services
2 45 (32.61%) HTML
3 44 (31.88%) XML
4 42 (30.43%) J2EE
5 38 (27.54%) Spring
6 32 (23.19%) JSON
6 32 (23.19%) CSS
7 27 (19.57%) REST
8 26 (18.84%) HTML5
9 24 (17.39%) SOAP
10 20 (14.49%) Java EE
11 19 (13.77%) EJB
11 19 (13.77%) Apache Camel
12 18 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
13 16 (11.59%) JMS
13 16 (11.59%) jQuery
14 15 (10.87%) WSDL
15 14 (10.14%) AngularJS
15 14 (10.14%) RESTful
16 13 (9.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) PKI
2 10 (7.25%) Clustering
3 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.62%) CMDB
6 4 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.45%) SecurID
8 2 (1.45%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.45%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.72%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.72%) BeagleBone
9 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.72%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 56 (40.58%) Linux
2 22 (15.94%) UNIX
3 17 (12.32%) Windows
4 9 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.62%) Solaris
6 2 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (0.72%) CentOS
7 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.01%) TDD
2 29 (21.01%) SOA
3 27 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (13.77%) BDD
5 17 (12.32%) Web Development
6 14 (10.14%) ITSM
7 12 (8.70%) Scrum
7 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.70%) ITIL
8 10 (7.25%) Computer Security
9 9 (6.52%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.80%) Integration Testing
11 7 (5.07%) UML
11 7 (5.07%) MVC
11 7 (5.07%) SDLC
12 6 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (3.62%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (89.86%) Java
2 38 (27.54%) SQL
3 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.07%) Perl
5 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (2.17%) PHP
7 3 (2.17%) C
8 2 (1.45%) Python
8 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (0.72%) XPath
9 1 (0.72%) Groovy
9 1 (0.72%) R
9 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (25.36%) Security Cleared
2 34 (24.64%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB
5 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) vCloud
2 2 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) XenMobile
2 2 (1.45%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.45%) SCCM
2 2 (1.45%) SCOM
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (43.48%) Oracle
2 15 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.97%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.25%) Progress
5 7 (5.07%) IBM
6 5 (3.62%) Remedy
7 4 (2.90%) VMware
7 4 (2.90%) F5
8 2 (1.45%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.45%) webMethods
8 2 (1.45%) Citrix
8 2 (1.45%) Sun
9 1 (0.72%) EMC
9 1 (0.72%) Adobe
9 1 (0.72%) SAP
9 1 (0.72%) Informatica
9 1 (0.72%) Huawei
9 1 (0.72%) Perforce
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Michael Bailey Associates
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