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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 60 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing JBoss 5 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.79% 2.84% 3.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.90% 11.72% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 15
Median daily rate £388 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £380 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.00%
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
102 145 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.19% 24.21% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 118 74
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £25.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.60% +104.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing JBoss as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 5 £388 -13.88% 2
JBoss
Wales

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JBoss also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) JMeter
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) RAD
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) JSF
6 1 (14.29%) Struts
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (14.29%) Siebel

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (14.29%) Ant
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) The Grinder
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Performance Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner Tester
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) RichFaces
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) RAD
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel