The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 44 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing JBoss 14 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.35% 5.05% 3.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.28% 19.67% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 3
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£325 £261 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.40% -0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £241 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.88%
JBoss
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
114 122 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.10% 25.68% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 97 12
Average daily rate £300 £265 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £36.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +174.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 13 £325 +24.40%
JBoss
North East

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) IBM
4 12 (60.00%) AIX
5 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle
5 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
5 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (45.00%) UNIX
7 9 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (40.00%) LDAP
8 8 (40.00%) Siebel
8 8 (40.00%) Informatica
8 8 (40.00%) Perl
8 8 (40.00%) DevOps
8 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (40.00%) Axway
8 8 (40.00%) Software Packaging
9 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (35.00%) Private Cloud
9 7 (35.00%) DataPower
9 7 (35.00%) Change Control
9 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (30.00%) SQL
10 6 (30.00%) J2EE
11 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
11 5 (25.00%) FileNet
11 5 (25.00%) Workflow

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (25.00%) FileNet
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LDAP
2 5 (25.00%) SSL
2 5 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (40.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE
4 4 (20.00%) JPA
5 3 (15.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) Java SE
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE 5
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) JMS
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) XSL
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
7 1 (5.00%) JSP
7 1 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Private Cloud
2 7 (35.00%) DataPower
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) AIX
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (45.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) VME
6 1 (5.00%) Windows
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Change Control
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) COBOL
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Korn
6 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) OCAJ
1 2 (10.00%) OCP
1 2 (10.00%) OCA
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) NFS
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) IBM
2 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Siebel
3 8 (40.00%) Informatica
3 8 (40.00%) Axway
4 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (25.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Google