The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 38 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing JBoss 16 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.04% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.00% 6.98% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+48.43% -
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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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
100 43 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.98% 10.62% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 25 23
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £164 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Cardiff - 2 £463 - 1
JBoss
Wales

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 26 (92.86%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) Spring
3 18 (64.29%) Java SE
4 17 (60.71%) Subversion
5 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) Scrum
5 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
5 13 (46.43%) Eclipse
5 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
8 10 (35.71%) jQuery
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) FileNet
9 9 (32.14%) Workflow
9 9 (32.14%) Back Office
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (32.14%) CSS
9 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (28.57%) Drools
10 8 (28.57%) MVC
11 7 (25.00%) SOA
11 7 (25.00%) TDD
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (25.00%) C#
11 7 (25.00%) Spring MVC
11 7 (25.00%) Selenium
11 7 (25.00%) Open Source
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
2 12 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 10 (35.71%) FileNet
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.57%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.57%) LiveCycle
6 1 (3.57%) Mule
6 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Subversion
2 13 (46.43%) Eclipse
3 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (25.00%) Selenium
5 6 (21.43%) SoapUI
5 6 (21.43%) JIRA
5 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 6 (21.43%) JMeter
6 5 (17.86%) ReSharper
6 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
6 5 (17.86%) Gradle
6 5 (17.86%) Artifactory
7 2 (7.14%) DbUnit
7 2 (7.14%) JUnit
8 1 (3.57%) Ant
8 1 (3.57%) Maven
8 1 (3.57%) Spock
8 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 9 (32.14%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UI Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Spring
2 18 (64.29%) Java SE
3 10 (35.71%) jQuery
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) Drools
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (25.00%) HTML5
6 7 (25.00%) CSS3
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 6 (21.43%) RESTful
8 4 (14.29%) Java EE
9 3 (10.71%) SOAP
9 3 (10.71%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) J2EE
9 3 (10.71%) EJB
9 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (7.14%) AIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (46.43%) Scrum
2 9 (32.14%) Workflow
3 8 (28.57%) MVC
4 7 (25.00%) SOA
4 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) DSDM
7 1 (3.57%) RUP
7 1 (3.57%) Document Management
7 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.57%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Korn
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
3 2 (7.14%) RHCT
3 2 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Dell
2 2 (7.14%) ILOG
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.57%) Kofax
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk