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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 34 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 37 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.24% 1.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.87% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 0
Average daily rate
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£430 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.88%
JBoss
Wales

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
143 124 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 24.11% 19.34% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 84 38
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £23.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% +75.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 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
Cardiff +18 19 £400 +40.35% 1
Newport - 18 £430 -
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Wales

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (64.00%) Java
2 25 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 24 (48.00%) Spring
4 22 (44.00%) Java SE
4 22 (44.00%) WebSphere
5 21 (42.00%) Subversion
6 20 (40.00%) Linux
7 19 (38.00%) Scrum
8 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (34.00%) Security Cleared
9 17 (34.00%) Oracle
9 17 (34.00%) Eclipse
10 16 (32.00%) Web Services
11 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
11 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
12 13 (26.00%) SOAP
12 13 (26.00%) SOA
12 13 (26.00%) Oracle Database
13 12 (24.00%) MyBatis
13 12 (24.00%) Cucumber
13 12 (24.00%) Back Office
13 12 (24.00%) FileNet
13 12 (24.00%) XML
13 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (22.00%) Drools
14 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (22.00%) Workflow
14 11 (22.00%) Red Hat
14 11 (22.00%) REST
15 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 22 (44.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (24.00%) FileNet
4 4 (8.00%) WildFly
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) Apache
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.00%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.00%) nginx
6 1 (2.00%) Liferay
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) ArcSDE
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) HTTP
2 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Subversion
2 17 (34.00%) Eclipse
3 12 (24.00%) Cucumber
4 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (18.00%) Maven
6 7 (14.00%) JMeter
7 6 (12.00%) Selenium
8 3 (6.00%) JIRA
9 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
9 2 (4.00%) Gradle
9 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
10 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
10 1 (2.00%) JUnit
10 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.00%) Back Office
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Tester
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Automated Tester
6 2 (4.00%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) Spring
2 22 (44.00%) Java SE
3 16 (32.00%) Web Services
4 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
5 13 (26.00%) SOAP
6 12 (24.00%) MyBatis
6 12 (24.00%) XML
7 11 (22.00%) REST
7 11 (22.00%) Drools
8 10 (20.00%) J2EE
9 8 (16.00%) Middleware
10 5 (10.00%) jQuery
10 5 (10.00%) HTML
11 4 (8.00%) CSS
11 4 (8.00%) Java EE
11 4 (8.00%) CSS3
11 4 (8.00%) JAX-RS
11 4 (8.00%) HTML5
12 3 (6.00%) RESTful
12 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) GIS
1 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.00%) User Experience
1 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Scrum
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) SOA
4 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Workflow
6 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (16.00%) JVM Tuning
8 5 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.00%) DevOps
10 3 (6.00%) BPEL
10 3 (6.00%) MVC
10 3 (6.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Line Management
11 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
12 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.00%) BPMN
12 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Scala
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) RHCE
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) vCloud
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.00%) ESRI
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco