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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 127 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing JBoss 11 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 4.69% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Median daily rate £550 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.64%
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
486 512 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.78% 16.67% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 308 411
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 19
Median hourly rate £33.75 £20.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.20% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
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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 -1 9 £550 +16.40% 9
Bristol - 2 £440 - 1
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 29 (90.63%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 21 (65.63%) DV Cleared
4 18 (56.25%) J2EE
5 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (50.00%) Unix
7 15 (46.88%) C
7 15 (46.88%) Oracle
7 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
8 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
9 13 (40.63%) Sybase
9 13 (40.63%) WebSphere
10 12 (37.50%) Linux
11 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
12 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
13 9 (28.13%) GlassFish
13 9 (28.13%) Maven
13 9 (28.13%) SWT
13 9 (28.13%) Eclipse RCP
13 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
13 9 (28.13%) EJB
13 9 (28.13%) Swing
14 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
14 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
15 7 (21.88%) JUnit
15 7 (21.88%) Scrum
16 6 (18.75%) TDD
16 6 (18.75%) IntelliJ

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 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 13 (40.63%) WebSphere
3 9 (28.13%) GlassFish
4 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (3.13%) CMS
7 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
2 9 (28.13%) Eclipse RCP
2 9 (28.13%) Maven
3 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (21.88%) JUnit
5 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 6 (18.75%) IntelliJ
5 6 (18.75%) Protractor
6 3 (9.38%) ClearCase
6 3 (9.38%) Subversion
6 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (6.25%) Ant
7 2 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
1 29 (90.63%) Java Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Software Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) J2EE
2 9 (28.13%) EJB
2 9 (28.13%) Swing
2 9 (28.13%) SWT
3 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
4 6 (18.75%) RESTEasy
4 6 (18.75%) Spring
4 6 (18.75%) YAML
5 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.50%) GWT
6 4 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) JSP
8 1 (3.13%) Struts
8 1 (3.13%) Web Services
8 1 (3.13%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) XSD
8 1 (3.13%) XSL
8 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Unix
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) BDD
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) Web Application Development
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (12.50%) UML
4 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Kanban
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) C
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) Lua
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 21 (65.63%) DV Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Sun Certification
5 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Sybase
3 4 (12.50%) Google
3 4 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (9.38%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Sun
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
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