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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 123 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing JBoss 22 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.80% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 4.12% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 33
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£333 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £123 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+48.43% -
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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
527 485 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.59% 19.49% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 294 270
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 12
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.05% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £29.55 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Gloucestershire -15 8 £400 - 1
Bristol -11 3 £450 - 12
Dorset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 2
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (77.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 21 (52.50%) J2EE
4 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 19 (47.50%) Oracle
6 18 (45.00%) Web Services
7 15 (37.50%) Apache
7 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
8 14 (35.00%) Scrum
8 14 (35.00%) DV Cleared
9 13 (32.50%) JPA
9 13 (32.50%) EJB
10 12 (30.00%) XML
10 12 (30.00%) Linux
10 12 (30.00%) EJB 3.0
10 12 (30.00%) JSF
11 11 (27.50%) TDD
11 11 (27.50%) Spring
11 11 (27.50%) JAXB
11 11 (27.50%) JUnit
11 11 (27.50%) SoapUI
12 10 (25.00%) C
12 10 (25.00%) C++
12 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
13 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
13 9 (22.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
13 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
13 9 (22.50%) Workflow

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (37.50%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.00%) Mule
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.50%) Liferay
6 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
1 1 (2.50%) MPLS
1 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) JUnit
1 11 (27.50%) SoapUI
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) jMock
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Introscope
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
1 26 (65.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (22.50%) C++/Java Developer
2 9 (22.50%) C++ Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Release Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) J2EE
2 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 13 (32.50%) JPA
4 13 (32.50%) EJB
5 12 (30.00%) XML
5 12 (30.00%) EJB 3.0
5 12 (30.00%) JSF
6 11 (27.50%) Spring
6 11 (27.50%) JAXB
7 9 (22.50%) JAX-RS
7 9 (22.50%) PrimeFaces
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
9 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
10 4 (10.00%) Play Framework
10 4 (10.00%) SOAP
11 3 (7.50%) HTML
11 3 (7.50%) Middleware
11 3 (7.50%) Ajax
11 3 (7.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.50%) PKI
1 1 (2.50%) Clustering
1 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) CentOS
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.00%) UNIX
4 5 (12.50%) Windows
5 4 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
6 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Scrum
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
4 9 (22.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
4 9 (22.50%) Workflow
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Kanban
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) OOD
8 1 (2.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) Java
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) C
3 10 (25.00%) C++
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Scala
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Perl
8 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Postfix
1 1 (2.50%) XenApp
1 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) SELinux
2 7 (17.50%) yum
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (7.50%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
3 3 (7.50%) logstash
3 3 (7.50%) Salt
3 3 (7.50%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) CA Wily
4 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Sybase
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Genesys
5 1 (2.50%) CA
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) Intel
5 1 (2.50%) Brocade
5 1 (2.50%) AppSense
5 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.50%) F5
5 1 (2.50%) Trapeze
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