The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 122 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing JBoss 16 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 1.06% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.11% 6.28% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 9
Median daily rate £525 £511 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +36.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £345 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £557 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.26 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +5.88%
JBoss
England

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
515 557 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.49% 16.82% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 360 360
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £198 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 20
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +155.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £17.78 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing JBoss as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the South West region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Gloucestershire -6 10 £550 - 5
Somerset +22 1 £375 -26.61% 1
Wiltshire +14 1 £325 - 1
Devon +4 1 - -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 30 (71.43%) Oracle
3 26 (61.90%) Unix
4 24 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 24 (57.14%) J2EE
5 23 (54.76%) WebSphere
6 21 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 20 (47.62%) Spring
8 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
9 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 17 (40.48%) JSON
10 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
11 16 (38.10%) SWT
11 16 (38.10%) GlassFish
11 16 (38.10%) Eclipse RCP
11 16 (38.10%) Sybase
11 16 (38.10%) SQL
11 16 (38.10%) EJB
11 16 (38.10%) Swing
11 16 (38.10%) Eclipse
12 15 (35.71%) DV Cleared
13 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
14 13 (30.95%) DevOps
15 12 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (28.57%) Puppet
15 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
15 12 (28.57%) HTML
15 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (26.19%) TDD
17 10 (23.81%) Red Hat

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 24 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 23 (54.76%) WebSphere
3 16 (38.10%) GlassFish
4 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.76%) Liferay
5 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Eclipse
1 16 (38.10%) Eclipse RCP
2 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) Hudson
2 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
1 38 (90.48%) Java Developer
2 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (2.38%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) JSP Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.38%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) J2EE
2 20 (47.62%) Spring
3 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
4 17 (40.48%) JSON
5 16 (38.10%) EJB
5 16 (38.10%) Swing
5 16 (38.10%) SWT
6 12 (28.57%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
7 10 (23.81%) Web Services
8 7 (16.67%) GWT
8 7 (16.67%) RESTful
9 6 (14.29%) Node.js
10 3 (7.14%) SOAP
11 2 (4.76%) .NET
11 2 (4.76%) Ajax
11 2 (4.76%) CSS
11 2 (4.76%) JSP
11 2 (4.76%) XML
11 2 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Unix
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) DevOps
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
6 2 (4.76%) SOA
7 1 (2.38%) MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) SDLC
7 1 (2.38%) UML
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 9 (21.43%) C#
4 9 (21.43%) C++
4 9 (21.43%) Perl
4 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 9 (21.43%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Oracle
2 16 (38.10%) Sybase
3 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) webMethods