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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 46 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing JBoss 15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.66% 2.53% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.95% 12.50% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 5
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£355 £275 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% +8.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £293 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
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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 Tyne and Wear region.

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
137 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.33% 20.25% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 30 19
Average daily rate £375 £307 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £194 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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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

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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

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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 19 December 2014.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle
3 11 (39.29%) LDAP
4 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
4 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Apache
5 8 (28.57%) JPA
6 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (25.00%) AIX
6 7 (25.00%) IBM
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (21.43%) J2EE
7 6 (21.43%) Perl
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) SOAP
7 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) Tivoli
7 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (32.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 8 (28.57%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) LDAP
2 5 (17.86%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) JPA
2 6 (21.43%) J2EE
2 6 (21.43%) SOAP
2 6 (21.43%) Spring
3 5 (17.86%) Apache CXF
4 4 (14.29%) JMS
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) SAML
5 3 (10.71%) Java EE
6 2 (7.14%) Swing
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.57%) GWT
7 1 (3.57%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) DataPower
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (25.00%) AIX
4 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.14%) VME
5 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
1 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) Korn
5 3 (10.71%) C
6 2 (7.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) OCAJ
3 1 (3.57%) OCP
3 1 (3.57%) OCA
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Informatica
4 2 (7.14%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (3.57%) Axway
5 1 (3.57%) Siebel
5 1 (3.57%) HP