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 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 38 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing JBoss 25 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.03% 1.16% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.33% 6.60% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 2
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£375 £293 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -44.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+10.19% -12.77%
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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
123 106 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.84% 17.49% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 71 44
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £192 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +18.51%
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 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 August 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 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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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 +9 18 £375 +31.57% 3
Newport - 4 £363 - 1
Bridgend 0 1 - - 4
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Wales

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 30 (61.22%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) Tomcat
3 25 (51.02%) Linux
4 22 (44.90%) Oracle
5 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (38.78%) Scrum
6 19 (38.78%) Eclipse
7 17 (34.69%) Subversion
7 17 (34.69%) Spring
7 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database
8 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
8 16 (32.65%) Hibernate
8 16 (32.65%) Web Services
9 15 (30.61%) SOAP
10 14 (28.57%) SOA
10 14 (28.57%) Java SE
11 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
11 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
11 13 (26.53%) Maven
11 13 (26.53%) XML
11 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
12 12 (24.49%) REST
12 12 (24.49%) MyBatis
12 12 (24.49%) J2EE
12 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
12 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
12 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
12 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (22.45%) JMeter
13 11 (22.45%) HTTP

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (53.06%) Tomcat
2 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) WildFly
4 3 (6.12%) FileNet
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.04%) ArcSDE
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.04%) nginx
6 1 (2.04%) Liferay
6 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) HTTP
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Eclipse
2 17 (34.69%) Subversion
3 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
4 13 (26.53%) Maven
4 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
5 11 (22.45%) JMeter
6 9 (18.37%) Selenium
7 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.12%) JIRA
8 2 (4.08%) Gradle
8 2 (4.08%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
9 1 (2.04%) JUnit
9 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Tester
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Automated Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) Spring
2 16 (32.65%) Web Services
2 16 (32.65%) Hibernate
3 15 (30.61%) SOAP
4 14 (28.57%) Java SE
5 13 (26.53%) XML
6 12 (24.49%) J2EE
6 12 (24.49%) REST
6 12 (24.49%) MyBatis
7 10 (20.41%) Middleware
8 6 (12.24%) HTML
9 5 (10.20%) CSS
9 5 (10.20%) jQuery
10 4 (8.16%) CSS3
10 4 (8.16%) JAX-RS
10 4 (8.16%) HTML5
11 3 (6.12%) Drools
11 3 (6.12%) RESTful
11 3 (6.12%) Java EE
11 3 (6.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) GIS
1 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.04%) User Experience
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Scrum
3 14 (28.57%) SOA
4 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
5 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (18.37%) JVM Tuning
7 5 (10.20%) DevOps
7 5 (10.20%) BDD
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) BPEL
9 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.12%) MVC
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.08%) Open Source
10 2 (4.08%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Line Management
10 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) Scala
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) RHCE
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) vCloud
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Postfix
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Rundeck
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.04%) ESRI
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
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