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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 179 215 210
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Contract jobs citing JBoss 90 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.81% 2.07% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 21 20
Average daily rate
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£401 £406 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £346 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £550 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £38.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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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
1871 1737 1491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.26% 18.73% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 954 829
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 87 68
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 August 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 August 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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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 +14 26 £400 - 4
Surrey +1 22 £400 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +2 21 £420 -
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £425 +17.24% 1
Berkshire +10 6 £413 +9.63% 14
Middlesex - 6 £425 -
West Sussex -12 2 £403 -29.38%
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 131 (87.33%) Java
2 69 (46.00%) Linux
3 64 (42.67%) Web Services
4 58 (38.67%) Oracle
5 53 (35.33%) Tomcat
6 52 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (32.00%) XML
8 45 (30.00%) HTML
9 39 (26.00%) J2EE
10 38 (25.33%) SQL
10 38 (25.33%) Security Cleared
11 37 (24.67%) SC Cleared
12 34 (22.67%) JSON
13 33 (22.00%) Spring
13 33 (22.00%) Maven
13 33 (22.00%) JavaScript
13 33 (22.00%) WebLogic
14 31 (20.67%) WebSphere
15 30 (20.00%) SOA
15 30 (20.00%) Eclipse
15 30 (20.00%) REST
16 29 (19.33%) CSS
16 29 (19.33%) MySQL
16 29 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (18.67%) SQL Server
18 27 (18.00%) Red Hat
18 27 (18.00%) HTML5
18 27 (18.00%) Relational Database
19 26 (17.33%) SOAP
19 26 (17.33%) UNIX

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (35.33%) Tomcat
2 33 (22.00%) WebLogic
3 31 (20.67%) WebSphere
4 17 (11.33%) Apache
5 13 (8.67%) Confluence
6 11 (7.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.00%) IIS
7 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.33%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.33%) Liferay
9 1 (0.67%) Mule
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.67%) WildFly
9 1 (0.67%) Documentum
9 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (5.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) HTTP
2 8 (5.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (5.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (4.00%) Intranet
4 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.00%) SSH
4 3 (2.00%) FTP
5 2 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.33%) SSL
5 2 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (1.33%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.67%) LAN
6 1 (0.67%) SS7
6 1 (0.67%) Firewall
6 1 (0.67%) Wireless
6 1 (0.67%) Network Security
6 1 (0.67%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.67%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.33%) MySQL
2 28 (18.67%) SQL Server
3 27 (18.00%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.67%) DB2
7 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.00%) DTS
8 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (22.00%) Maven
2 30 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 23 (15.33%) JUnit
4 21 (14.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (12.00%) Jenkins
6 15 (10.00%) JIRA
7 14 (9.33%) Selenium
7 14 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (9.33%) Gradle
8 11 (7.33%) FindBugs
8 11 (7.33%) Checkstyle
8 11 (7.33%) Subversion
9 6 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (4.00%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.00%) Ant
10 3 (2.00%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.67%) WebStorm
11 1 (0.67%) Grunt
General
1 14 (9.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.00%) Retail
4 5 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (56.00%) Developer
2 63 (42.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.33%) Architect
4 10 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 10 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (5.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.33%) Analyst
7 5 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (3.33%) Administrator
7 5 (3.33%) UNIX Engineer
7 5 (3.33%) Designer
8 4 (2.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (2.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (2.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (2.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (2.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (2.67%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (42.67%) Web Services
2 48 (32.00%) XML
3 45 (30.00%) HTML
4 39 (26.00%) J2EE
5 34 (22.67%) JSON
6 33 (22.00%) Spring
7 30 (20.00%) REST
8 29 (19.33%) CSS
9 27 (18.00%) HTML5
10 26 (17.33%) SOAP
11 20 (13.33%) Apache Camel
11 20 (13.33%) jQuery
11 20 (13.33%) Java EE
12 19 (12.67%) ActiveMQ
13 17 (11.33%) Middleware
13 17 (11.33%) JMS
14 16 (10.67%) WSDL
14 16 (10.67%) EJB
15 15 (10.00%) RESTful
15 15 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.67%) Clustering
1 13 (8.67%) PKI
2 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.33%) CMDB
3 5 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.33%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.33%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.33%) SecurID
6 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) GIS
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.67%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 69 (46.00%) Linux
2 26 (17.33%) UNIX
3 24 (16.00%) Windows
4 11 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.33%) Solaris
6 3 (2.00%) AIX
7 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.00%) SOA
3 29 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (17.33%) TDD
5 20 (13.33%) BDD
6 18 (12.00%) Web Development
7 15 (10.00%) ITIL
8 13 (8.67%) ITSM
8 13 (8.67%) Scrum
9 11 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.33%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.33%) Computer Security
10 10 (6.67%) Integration Testing
10 10 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (6.67%) MVC
10 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.00%) Load Balancing
12 8 (5.33%) SDLC
12 8 (5.33%) High Availability
13 7 (4.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (87.33%) Java
2 38 (25.33%) SQL
3 33 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.00%) Perl
5 9 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.00%) C
7 3 (2.00%) C#
7 3 (2.00%) PHP
7 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.00%) VBScript
7 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.33%) Python
8 2 (1.33%) Ruby
9 1 (0.67%) XPath
9 1 (0.67%) Groovy
9 1 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.67%) R
9 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (25.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (24.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.33%) Degree
4 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) CCNA
4 1 (0.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.33%) vCloud
2 2 (1.33%) Docker
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) XenMobile
1 5 (3.33%) Ansible
2 4 (2.67%) Puppet
3 3 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.00%) SCCM
3 3 (2.00%) SCOM
4 2 (1.33%) Nagios
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.33%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (38.67%) Oracle
2 27 (18.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.33%) Progress
5 8 (5.33%) IBM
5 8 (5.33%) F5
6 4 (2.67%) VMware
7 3 (2.00%) Citrix
7 3 (2.00%) Informatica
8 2 (1.33%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.33%) webMethods
8 2 (1.33%) Remedy
8 2 (1.33%) SAP
8 2 (1.33%) Sun
8 2 (1.33%) HP
9 1 (0.67%) EMC
9 1 (0.67%) Adobe
9 1 (0.67%) Perforce
9 1 (0.67%) BEA
9 1 (0.67%) Huawei