The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 22 September 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.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 240 257 230
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Contract jobs citing JBoss 478 384 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.73% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 1.56% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 203 268
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £37.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.69% -38.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £22.05 £35.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.90 £39.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+83.69% -38.87%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26439 24591 27314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.74% 46.58% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14927 13785 13902
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1177 1101 1383
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 Vendors 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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 364 £425 +3.03% 116
London +6 195 £425 -5.55% 55
Scotland +55 90 £425 - 3
Edinburgh +44 85 £425 -2.85% 1
East of England -5 50 £448 +16.99% 12
City of London +22 47 £350 -17.64% 22
Essex +23 46 £430 +14.66% 1
South East -18 35 £450 +20.00% 16
Surrey +17 23 £500 +25.00% 8
South West -39 23 £425 +31.78% 10
Southend-on-Sea -1 19 £425 +21.42%
North West -4 19 £413 +10.00% 7
North East -24 15 £325 +35.41% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 13 £325 - 1
Tyne and Wear -30 13 £325 +35.41% 1
Yorkshire -14 12 £400 +14.28% 8
Gloucestershire - 12 £425 - 1
Leeds +3 11 £400 - 4
West Yorkshire 0 11 £400 - 5
West Midlands - 10 £350 - 2
Cheshire +12 9 £400 -9.09% 2
Wales -20 9 £375 -28.57% 4
Manchester -15 8 £425 +13.33% 3
Warwickshire - 7 - -
Berkshire +8 4 £376 +28.08% 4
East Midlands -7 4 £340 -22.28% 5
Glasgow -12 4 £350 -12.50% 1
Bristol - 4 £463 - 6
Crewe - 4 £400 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £450 - 2

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 738 (77.04%) Java
2 416 (43.42%) Oracle
3 366 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
4 317 (33.09%) Linux
5 246 (25.68%) Web Services
6 237 (24.74%) XML
7 233 (24.32%) WebLogic
8 226 (23.59%) Spring
9 225 (23.49%) HTML
9 225 (23.49%) Apache
10 218 (22.76%) J2EE
11 215 (22.44%) Maven
12 204 (21.29%) SQL
13 199 (20.77%) TDD
14 183 (19.10%) Hibernate
15 182 (19.00%) Scrum
16 180 (18.79%) Tomcat
17 179 (18.68%) SOA
18 176 (18.37%) Java EE
19 162 (16.91%) SOAP
20 160 (16.70%) WebSphere
21 153 (15.97%) UNIX
22 150 (15.66%) JavaScript
23 148 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
24 140 (14.61%) Windows
25 134 (13.99%) MySQL
26 130 (13.57%) OO
27 127 (13.26%) JSF
27 127 (13.26%) Relational Database
28 122 (12.73%) CSS

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 233 (24.32%) WebLogic
2 225 (23.49%) Apache
3 180 (18.79%) Tomcat
4 160 (16.70%) WebSphere
5 56 (5.85%) IIS
6 51 (5.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 40 (4.18%) GlassFish
8 34 (3.55%) Confluence
9 23 (2.40%) CMS
10 20 (2.09%) IBM HTTP Server
11 15 (1.57%) SharePoint
12 13 (1.36%) Mule
13 11 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
14 10 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
15 9 (0.94%) Jetty
16 8 (0.84%) Liferay
16 8 (0.84%) ATG Dynamo
16 8 (0.84%) Documentum
Applications
1 29 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.57%) MS Office
3 12 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.15%) MS Project
5 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.94%) SAP PM
4 5 (0.52%) Cordys
5 4 (0.42%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.21%) Magento
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (0.94%) IBM SmartCloud
2 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.52%) SaaS
4 4 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.42%) Heroku
5 2 (0.21%) GitHub
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
5 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (8.14%) LDAP
2 62 (6.47%) DNS
3 61 (6.37%) HTTP
4 32 (3.34%) Firewall
5 31 (3.24%) Internet
6 29 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 26 (2.71%) SAN
8 22 (2.30%) SSL
9 15 (1.57%) Kerberos
10 14 (1.46%) OpenLDAP
11 13 (1.36%) FTP
11 13 (1.36%) SSH
12 12 (1.25%) NAS
13 6 (0.63%) SMTP
14 5 (0.52%) LAN
14 5 (0.52%) VPN
14 5 (0.52%) AMQP
14 5 (0.52%) BIG-IP
14 5 (0.52%) VLAN
15 3 (0.31%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (13.99%) MySQL
2 127 (13.26%) Relational Database
3 116 (12.11%) SQL Server
4 88 (9.19%) Oracle Database
5 38 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 36 (3.76%) RDBMS
7 33 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (3.13%) MariaDB
9 27 (2.82%) NoSQL
10 19 (1.98%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.46%) Big Data
12 14 (1.46%) DB2
13 13 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.84%) Neo4j
15 7 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (0.63%) JasperReports
16 6 (0.63%) Pentaho
16 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 215 (22.44%) Maven
2 108 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 107 (11.17%) Eclipse
4 98 (10.23%) Subversion
5 74 (7.72%) Git (software)
6 69 (7.20%) JUnit
7 61 (6.37%) Ant
8 60 (6.26%) Selenium
9 59 (6.16%) JIRA
10 51 (5.32%) Hudson
11 14 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.36%) Artifactory
13 12 (1.25%) Cucumber
14 11 (1.15%) Mockito
14 11 (1.15%) Visual Studio
15 10 (1.04%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.04%) jMock
16 9 (0.94%) JProfiler
16 9 (0.94%) SoapUI
17 8 (0.84%) Gerrit
General
1 119 (12.42%) Finance
2 76 (7.93%) Banking
3 49 (5.11%) Retail
4 32 (3.34%) Investment Banking
5 28 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.36%) Front Office
6 13 (1.36%) Marketing
7 12 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.15%) Advertising
8 11 (1.15%) Back Office
9 9 (0.94%) Games
10 8 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.84%) Publishing
11 7 (0.73%) Automotive
11 7 (0.73%) Electronics
12 4 (0.42%) Legal
13 1 (0.10%) Danish Language
13 1 (0.10%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 534 (55.74%) Developer
2 372 (38.83%) Java Developer
3 83 (8.66%) Architect
4 72 (7.52%) Senior Developer
5 55 (5.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 44 (4.59%) Administrator
7 38 (3.97%) Consultant
8 34 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
9 32 (3.34%) UI Developer
9 32 (3.34%) UI Programmer
10 31 (3.24%) Designer
11 29 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
12 28 (2.92%) Analyst
13 26 (2.71%) Linux Engineer
14 25 (2.61%) Linux Administrator
15 24 (2.51%) Software Engineer
16 23 (2.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (2.30%) Java Architect
18 21 (2.19%) Middleware Developer
19 17 (1.77%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (25.68%) Web Services
2 237 (24.74%) XML
3 226 (23.59%) Spring
4 225 (23.49%) HTML
5 218 (22.76%) J2EE
6 183 (19.10%) Hibernate
7 176 (18.37%) Java EE
8 162 (16.91%) SOAP
9 127 (13.26%) JSF
10 122 (12.73%) CSS
11 107 (11.17%) JSP
12 101 (10.54%) JMS
13 89 (9.29%) JPA
14 84 (8.77%) jQuery
14 84 (8.77%) RESTful
14 84 (8.77%) REST
15 83 (8.66%) Middleware
16 79 (8.25%) Struts
17 76 (7.93%) Apache CXF
18 70 (7.31%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.68%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (4.59%) iPad
2 44 (4.59%) Open Source
3 41 (4.28%) Social Media
4 40 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.51%) Clustering
6 22 (2.30%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.98%) Visualisation
8 16 (1.67%) GIS
9 14 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.25%) User Experience
11 8 (0.84%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.84%) Replication
12 7 (0.73%) DTV
12 7 (0.73%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.63%) HACMP
14 5 (0.52%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.52%) Wiki
14 5 (0.52%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.52%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 317 (33.09%) Linux
2 153 (15.97%) UNIX
3 140 (14.61%) Windows
4 94 (9.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 25 (2.61%) Solaris
6 25 (2.61%) AIX
7 24 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.67%) CentOS
9 10 (1.04%) Windows XP
10 9 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.73%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.42%) Debian
13 4 (0.42%) HPUX
13 4 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.31%) SELinux
14 3 (0.31%) SUSE
14 3 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (20.77%) TDD
3 182 (19.00%) Scrum
4 179 (18.68%) SOA
5 148 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
6 130 (13.57%) OO
7 97 (10.13%) UML
8 85 (8.87%) E-Commerce
9 84 (8.77%) MVC
10 80 (8.35%) DevOps
11 68 (7.10%) Web Development
12 62 (6.47%) Waterfall
13 61 (6.37%) Software Engineering
13 61 (6.37%) ITIL
14 60 (6.26%) Configuration Management
15 57 (5.95%) Content Management
15 57 (5.95%) BPMN
16 52 (5.43%) Release Management
16 52 (5.43%) BDD
17 48 (5.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 738 (77.04%) Java
2 204 (21.29%) SQL
3 150 (15.66%) JavaScript
4 82 (8.56%) PL/SQL
5 51 (5.32%) Groovy
6 46 (4.80%) C
7 43 (4.49%) Perl
7 43 (4.49%) Shell Script
8 33 (3.44%) PowerShell
9 29 (3.03%) C#
10 28 (2.92%) Python
11 27 (2.82%) Bash Shell
12 25 (2.61%) PHP
13 24 (2.51%) Scala
14 21 (2.19%) Korn
15 19 (1.98%) Ruby
16 18 (1.88%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.57%) C++
18 10 (1.04%) Jython
18 10 (1.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 70 (7.31%) Security Cleared
2 40 (4.18%) SC Cleared
3 35 (3.65%) Degree
4 22 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.73%) RHCE
7 4 (0.42%) ISEB
7 4 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.21%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.21%) RHCT
10 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.10%) OCP
10 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.26%) QA
2 16 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.84%) SLA
4 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.67%) NFS
3 16 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (1.67%) XenServer
4 13 (1.36%) vSphere
5 8 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.52%) vCloud
6 5 (0.52%) OCFS2
7 4 (0.42%) Docker
7 4 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.31%) Xen
8 3 (0.31%) Samba
9 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.21%) qmail
9 2 (0.21%) Postfix
9 2 (0.21%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.10%) XenApp
10 1 (0.10%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 77 (8.04%) Puppet
2 35 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 26 (2.71%) Ansible
5 21 (2.19%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.94%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.84%) Nagios
7 8 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (0.73%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.73%) Hyperic
8 7 (0.73%) CA SiteMinder
9 6 (0.63%) Control-M
9 6 (0.63%) SCOM
10 5 (0.52%) OpenView
10 5 (0.52%) YUM
10 5 (0.52%) CA Wily
10 5 (0.52%) Cobbler
10 5 (0.52%) Opsview
11 4 (0.42%) Salt
12 3 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 416 (43.42%) Oracle
2 122 (12.73%) Red Hat
3 104 (10.86%) VMware
4 96 (10.02%) IBM
5 74 (7.72%) Microsoft
6 62 (6.47%) ATG
7 46 (4.80%) Endeca
8 38 (3.97%) Perforce
8 38 (3.97%) Cisco
9 35 (3.65%) NetApp
10 28 (2.92%) HP
11 24 (2.51%) SAP
12 23 (2.40%) Sybase
13 22 (2.30%) Atlassian
14 21 (2.19%) Citrix
15 18 (1.88%) Splunk
16 16 (1.67%) LANDesk
16 16 (1.67%) EMC
17 15 (1.57%) Sun
18 14 (1.46%) 29West
South West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £650 - £760 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £545.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago