The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 222 254 267
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +13
Contract jobs citing JBoss 607 449 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.02% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.40% 4.31% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 283 197
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £284 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £32.40 £28.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £50.00 £47.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11241 10424 9083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.93% 18.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7197 6176 5274
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 426 380
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss within the UK.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss within the UK.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JBoss
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

JBoss Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

JBoss
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England +47 500 £425 - 97
London +7 209 £475 +8.57% 30
South East +37 96 £411 -0.30% 22
Scotland -45 47 £388 -8.82% 8
North West +10 43 £450 -5.26% 7
Yorkshire +5 42 £388 -3.12% 10
City of London -8 41 £463 +28.47% 9
Wales +23 40 £400 +40.35% 9
South Wales +18 37 £400 +40.35% 9
South West +13 37 £438 +2.94% 9
Edinburgh -43 37 £388 -8.82% 1
Cardiff +11 27 £400 +40.35% 7
Surrey 0 26 £400 -20.00%
Hampshire +20 25 £400 - 4
Croydon +1 23 £450 -21.05% 1
East of England -8 23 £403 -10.05% 14
East Midlands +10 21 £400 -20.00% 2
Oxfordshire -2 21 £420 -
North East -21 21 £600 +84.61% 1
Tyne and Wear -23 19 £600 +84.61% 1
North Yorkshire - 18 £388 - 1
York - 18 £388 -
Leatherhead -8 17 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 17 £600 +84.61% 1
Manchester -1 15 £425 -10.52% 4
Leeds -17 15 £380 -5.00% 9
West Yorkshire -17 15 £390 -2.50% 9
Lancashire - 15 £428 -
West Midlands +9 14 £375 +7.14% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 14 £413 -5.71% 3

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 820 (73.81%) Java
2 455 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
3 453 (40.77%) Linux
4 357 (32.13%) Tomcat
5 349 (31.41%) Oracle
6 327 (29.43%) Spring
7 323 (29.07%) J2EE
7 323 (29.07%) Web Services
8 265 (23.85%) Maven
9 263 (23.67%) XML
9 263 (23.67%) Red Hat
10 261 (23.49%) SQL
11 254 (22.86%) JavaScript
12 227 (20.43%) WebSphere
12 227 (20.43%) Hibernate
13 224 (20.16%) SOA
14 222 (19.98%) Apache
15 217 (19.53%) WebLogic
16 212 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
17 210 (18.90%) Scrum
18 207 (18.63%) HTML
18 207 (18.63%) Jenkins
19 195 (17.55%) TDD
20 188 (16.92%) Security Cleared
21 178 (16.02%) SOAP
22 177 (15.93%) UNIX
22 177 (15.93%) Windows
23 164 (14.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 162 (14.58%) Git (software)
25 160 (14.40%) Finance

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 357 (32.13%) Tomcat
2 227 (20.43%) WebSphere
3 222 (19.98%) Apache
4 217 (19.53%) WebLogic
5 101 (9.09%) IIS
6 85 (7.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 54 (4.86%) Confluence
8 46 (4.14%) GlassFish
9 43 (3.87%) Node.js
10 39 (3.51%) Jetty
11 37 (3.33%) nginx
12 35 (3.15%) Mule ESB
13 34 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
14 30 (2.70%) WildFly
15 28 (2.52%) Mule
16 27 (2.43%) SharePoint
17 25 (2.25%) Liferay
18 24 (2.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 24 (2.16%) CMS
19 19 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (1.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.54%) MS Office
3 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.090%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.090%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.090%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 73 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (1.35%) Google Analytics
4 14 (1.26%) Adobe Analytics
4 14 (1.26%) OpenShift
5 13 (1.17%) PaaS
6 10 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.72%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.72%) SaaS
7 8 (0.72%) IBM SmartCloud
8 6 (0.54%) GitHub
9 3 (0.27%) IaaS
9 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.18%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.090%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 70 (6.30%) Firewall
2 68 (6.12%) HTTP
3 54 (4.86%) TCP/IP
4 50 (4.50%) DNS
5 39 (3.51%) SSL
6 38 (3.42%) LDAP
7 31 (2.79%) SAN
8 22 (1.98%) VPN
9 15 (1.35%) Internet
9 15 (1.35%) DMZ
10 14 (1.26%) SNMP
10 14 (1.26%) NAS
11 13 (1.17%) Reverse Proxy
11 13 (1.17%) OpenLDAP
12 9 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 9 (0.81%) Intranet
12 9 (0.81%) WAN
12 9 (0.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 145 (13.05%) MySQL
3 107 (9.63%) Oracle Database
4 102 (9.18%) Relational Database
5 94 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
6 63 (5.67%) MongoDB
7 39 (3.51%) RDBMS
8 35 (3.15%) DB2
9 34 (3.06%) NoSQL
10 31 (2.79%) Redis
11 29 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 24 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (1.08%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.99%) Big Data
17 11 (0.99%) Infinispan
18 10 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 265 (23.85%) Maven
2 207 (18.63%) Jenkins
3 162 (14.58%) Git (software)
4 145 (13.05%) Eclipse
5 129 (11.61%) JUnit
6 125 (11.25%) Subversion
7 96 (8.64%) JIRA
8 88 (7.92%) Ant
9 81 (7.29%) Selenium
10 58 (5.22%) Cucumber
11 48 (4.32%) Artifactory
12 47 (4.23%) Gradle
13 41 (3.69%) JMeter
14 38 (3.42%) SonarQube
15 37 (3.33%) Mockito
16 35 (3.15%) Gerrit
16 35 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (1.89%) Mercurial
18 21 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 160 (14.40%) Finance
2 51 (4.59%) Banking
3 47 (4.23%) Retail
4 28 (2.52%) Back Office
5 22 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.26%) Marketing
7 12 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 8 (0.72%) Front Office
8 8 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.63%) Legal
9 7 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.45%) Publishing
11 3 (0.27%) Games
11 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.090%) Electronics
12 1 (0.090%) Local Government
12 1 (0.090%) International Banking
12 1 (0.090%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.090%) French Language
12 1 (0.090%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 555 (49.95%) Developer
2 410 (36.90%) Java Developer
3 133 (11.97%) Architect
4 80 (7.20%) Senior Developer
5 74 (6.66%) Analyst
6 62 (5.58%) Administrator
7 61 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 45 (4.05%) Applications Support
9 41 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
10 39 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
11 35 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
12 34 (3.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 33 (2.97%) Consultant
14 32 (2.88%) Support Analyst
15 31 (2.79%) Java Architect
16 27 (2.43%) Middleware Engineer
16 27 (2.43%) Applications Support Analyst
17 22 (1.98%) Technical Architect
18 21 (1.89%) Designer
19 20 (1.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (29.43%) Spring
2 323 (29.07%) J2EE
2 323 (29.07%) Web Services
3 263 (23.67%) XML
4 227 (20.43%) Hibernate
5 207 (18.63%) HTML
6 178 (16.02%) SOAP
7 142 (12.78%) Java EE
8 139 (12.51%) CSS
8 139 (12.51%) REST
9 135 (12.15%) Middleware
10 129 (11.61%) JSON
11 122 (10.98%) Apache Camel
12 106 (9.54%) .NET
13 103 (9.27%) jQuery
14 96 (8.64%) JSP
14 96 (8.64%) Struts
15 91 (8.19%) HTML5
16 89 (8.01%) RESTful
17 88 (7.92%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (2.52%) Clustering
4 19 (1.71%) PKI
5 18 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.53%) DataPower
7 15 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.08%) N-Tier
9 11 (0.99%) iPad
9 11 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 10 (0.90%) Market Risk
10 10 (0.90%) Social Media
10 10 (0.90%) W3C
10 10 (0.90%) GIS
10 10 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.81%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.63%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.63%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 453 (40.77%) Linux
2 177 (15.93%) UNIX
2 177 (15.93%) Windows
3 164 (14.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (5.22%) Solaris
5 42 (3.78%) CentOS
6 39 (3.51%) Ubuntu
7 35 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (2.34%) AIX
9 23 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (1.53%) Windows 2000
12 16 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.27%) Android
14 3 (0.27%) SUSE
14 3 (0.27%) HPUX
15 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.090%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (20.16%) SOA
3 212 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
4 210 (18.90%) Scrum
5 195 (17.55%) TDD
6 144 (12.96%) DevOps
7 109 (9.81%) E-Commerce
8 107 (9.63%) MVC
9 96 (8.64%) ITIL
10 92 (8.28%) Open Source
11 88 (7.92%) BDD
12 76 (6.84%) Configuration Management
12 76 (6.84%) SDLC
13 72 (6.48%) Unit Testing
14 71 (6.39%) OO
15 68 (6.12%) UML
16 61 (5.49%) Migration
17 51 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
18 47 (4.23%) Microservices
19 43 (3.87%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 820 (73.81%) Java
2 261 (23.49%) SQL
3 254 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 99 (8.91%) Perl
5 73 (6.57%) Python
6 64 (5.76%) Shell Script
7 58 (5.22%) PowerShell
8 54 (4.86%) Bash Shell
9 51 (4.59%) Ruby
10 44 (3.96%) C#
11 43 (3.87%) PL/SQL
12 36 (3.24%) PHP
13 29 (2.61%) Groovy
14 22 (1.98%) VB
15 21 (1.89%) C
15 21 (1.89%) C++
15 21 (1.89%) Scala
16 17 (1.53%) XPath
17 8 (0.72%) Korn
18 7 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 188 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 145 (13.05%) SC Cleared
3 41 (3.69%) Degree
4 26 (2.34%) DV Cleared
5 9 (0.81%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.27%) ISEB
8 3 (0.27%) OCP
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.27%) RHCE
9 2 (0.18%) OCA
9 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.18%) HND
9 2 (0.18%) CCNA
9 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.18%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.18%) OCAJ
9 2 (0.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.50%) QA
2 18 (1.62%) SLA
3 14 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.36%) COBIT
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.090%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.090%) BS7799
6 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.090%) CDISC
System Software
1 66 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (5.13%) Docker
3 45 (4.05%) vCloud
4 41 (3.69%) Active Directory
5 20 (1.80%) Squid
6 17 (1.53%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (1.17%) NFS
8 13 (1.17%) vSphere
8 13 (1.17%) Varnish
9 12 (1.08%) GridGain
10 7 (0.63%) KVM
10 7 (0.63%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.54%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.27%) Samba
14 2 (0.18%) Xen
15 1 (0.090%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.090%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 137 (12.33%) Puppet
2 60 (5.40%) Ansible
3 59 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (3.33%) ZABBIX
5 32 (2.88%) HAProxy
6 29 (2.61%) Rundeck
7 28 (2.52%) Salt
8 26 (2.34%) logstash
9 25 (2.25%) Kibana
10 15 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
11 14 (1.26%) Vagrant
12 10 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.81%) Nagios
13 9 (0.81%) Foglight
14 8 (0.72%) SCOM
15 7 (0.63%) Kubernetes
16 5 (0.45%) XenMobile
16 5 (0.45%) BladeLogic
16 5 (0.45%) SCCM
17 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 349 (31.41%) Oracle
2 263 (23.67%) Red Hat
3 120 (10.80%) VMware
4 83 (7.47%) IBM
5 78 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 43 (3.87%) Google
7 39 (3.51%) hybris
8 32 (2.88%) Cisco
9 27 (2.43%) webMethods
10 26 (2.34%) Adobe
10 26 (2.34%) Sun
11 24 (2.16%) EMC
12 23 (2.07%) Sybase
12 23 (2.07%) Atlassian
13 22 (1.98%) Splunk
14 19 (1.71%) NetApp
15 18 (1.62%) BEA
15 18 (1.62%) Endeca
15 18 (1.62%) ATG
16 16 (1.44%) Software AG
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