The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 120 108 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Contract jobs citing JBoss 24 15 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.64% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 1.45% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 48
Average daily rate £320 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £362 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.93% -34.37%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1465 1038 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.23% 44.63% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 593 878
Average daily rate £363 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 56 124
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -44.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
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England

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 Vendors 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 18 April 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 5 £123 -
Bristol -10 3 £456 +29.43% 2
Gloucestershire -7 2 £400 -11.11% 2
Somerset - 2 - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 3
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England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 33 (82.50%) Java
2 21 (52.50%) Oracle
3 18 (45.00%) Scrum
4 17 (42.50%) UML
5 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
8 12 (30.00%) Web Services
8 12 (30.00%) jQuery
8 12 (30.00%) DV Cleared
9 11 (27.50%) SOAP
9 11 (27.50%) OO
9 11 (27.50%) HTML
10 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 10 (25.00%) EJB
10 10 (25.00%) CSS
10 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 10 (25.00%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) Ajax
10 10 (25.00%) Spring
10 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
11 9 (22.50%) BPMN
11 9 (22.50%) BPEL
11 9 (22.50%) QA
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (22.50%) OOA/OOD
12 8 (20.00%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (32.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.00%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 5 (12.50%) CMS
4 5 (12.50%) Escenic
4 5 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (10.00%) Alfresco
6 2 (5.00%) Liferay
7 1 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.50%) MySQL
4 5 (12.50%) Big Data
4 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) JSUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Programmer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Programmer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 12 (30.00%) Web Services
2 12 (30.00%) jQuery
3 11 (27.50%) SOAP
3 11 (27.50%) HTML
4 10 (25.00%) EJB
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 10 (25.00%) Ajax
4 10 (25.00%) Spring
5 8 (20.00%) XML
5 8 (20.00%) RESTful
5 8 (20.00%) HTML5
5 8 (20.00%) CSS3
6 6 (15.00%) JSF
6 6 (15.00%) Struts
6 6 (15.00%) J2EE
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
7 5 (12.50%) Java RMI
7 5 (12.50%) Dojo
7 5 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) PKI
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) RIA
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Scrum
2 17 (42.50%) UML
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) OO
5 9 (22.50%) BPMN
5 9 (22.50%) BPEL
5 9 (22.50%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (17.50%) BDD
6 7 (17.50%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) Pair Programming
7 5 (12.50%) RUP
7 5 (12.50%) OOP
7 5 (12.50%) OOD
7 5 (12.50%) Time Management
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.00%) Migration
11 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) Scala
4 4 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (7.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) WAI
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Intalio
3 1 (2.50%) NetApp
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Cordys
Somerset
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago