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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 54 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing JBoss 17 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.04% 2.31% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.50% 13.04% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 0
Average daily rate £325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% -
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
103 92 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.39% 17.69% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 64 28
Average daily rate £363 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 £11.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+500.00% -87.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 14 £325 -13.33% 1
Newport -7 3 £380 -10.58%
JBoss
Wales

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 43 (81.13%) Java
2 28 (52.83%) Linux
3 27 (50.94%) Tomcat
4 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
6 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
6 22 (41.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (39.62%) Hibernate
7 21 (39.62%) Spring
8 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
8 20 (37.74%) SOAP
8 20 (37.74%) REST
9 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
10 18 (33.96%) J2EE
10 18 (33.96%) Eclipse
10 18 (33.96%) Java SE
10 18 (33.96%) Subversion
11 17 (32.08%) Scrum
12 16 (30.19%) FileNet
12 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
13 14 (26.42%) Mule
14 13 (24.53%) Maven
14 13 (24.53%) Web Services
15 12 (22.64%) EJB
15 12 (22.64%) SOA
15 12 (22.64%) EJB 3.0
15 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
16 11 (20.75%) WebSphere
16 11 (20.75%) VMware
16 11 (20.75%) Middleware

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (50.94%) Tomcat
2 16 (30.19%) FileNet
3 14 (26.42%) Mule
4 11 (20.75%) Apache
4 11 (20.75%) WebSphere
5 10 (18.87%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (16.98%) IIS
7 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
8 6 (11.32%) Confluence
8 6 (11.32%) LiveCycle
8 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (3.77%) Jetty
9 2 (3.77%) Liferay
9 2 (3.77%) nginx
10 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.77%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) HTTP
1 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.32%) DNS
3 4 (7.55%) SSL
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
4 2 (3.77%) FTP
4 2 (3.77%) IPsec
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) HPCC
3 1 (1.89%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 18 (33.96%) Eclipse
2 18 (33.96%) Subversion
3 13 (24.53%) Maven
4 8 (15.09%) Ant
5 7 (13.21%) JIRA
6 6 (11.32%) DbUnit
6 6 (11.32%) Hudson
6 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.32%) JUnit
6 6 (11.32%) Selenium
6 6 (11.32%) Spock
6 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.77%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.89%) Liquibase
10 1 (1.89%) Mockito
10 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.89%) Back Office
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 25 (47.17%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (9.43%) Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Middleware Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) Hibernate
1 21 (39.62%) Spring
2 20 (37.74%) REST
2 20 (37.74%) SOAP
3 18 (33.96%) J2EE
3 18 (33.96%) Java SE
4 13 (24.53%) Web Services
5 12 (22.64%) EJB
5 12 (22.64%) EJB 3.0
6 11 (20.75%) Drools
6 11 (20.75%) Middleware
7 9 (16.98%) HTML
8 8 (15.09%) JSF
9 7 (13.21%) Java EE
9 7 (13.21%) JPA
9 7 (13.21%) XML
10 6 (11.32%) Dojo
10 6 (11.32%) jQuery
10 6 (11.32%) JRules
10 6 (11.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Replication
2 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 22 (41.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Scrum
3 12 (22.64%) SOA
3 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
4 11 (20.75%) DevOps
5 10 (18.87%) Workflow
6 8 (15.09%) TDD
7 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
8 5 (9.43%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (9.43%) Document Management
8 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.55%) JVM Tuning
9 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.66%) UML
10 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.66%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.43%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.66%) Xen
2 2 (3.77%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Cacti
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 6 (11.32%) Adobe
3 6 (11.32%) ILOG
3 6 (11.32%) Kofax
3 6 (11.32%) Splunk
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Dell
5 2 (3.77%) Google
5 2 (3.77%) IBM