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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 249 263 231
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Contract jobs citing JBoss 449 387 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.73% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.57% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 197 248
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.13 £36.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £28.63 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.63 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.13 £36.13
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +5.53%

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
26168 24713 26939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.27% 46.89% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14687 13698 13693
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1117 1107 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -26 334 £425 - 86
London -10 193 £438 -2.77% 45
Scotland +52 97 £425 - 9
Edinburgh +44 93 £425 +6.25% 2
City of London +17 54 £360 -15.29% 17
East of England -4 37 £448 +14.74% 9
South East -15 35 £413 +13.79% 14
Essex +20 32 £448 +19.33% 4
South West -34 19 £425 +32.81% 3
Surrey +7 18 £500 +25.00% 5
North East -10 17 £325 +35.41% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 15 £325 - 2
Tyne and Wear -13 15 £325 +35.41% 2
North West -18 13 £475 +26.66% 6
Southend-on-Sea - 13 £460 - 1
West Midlands - 11 £350 - 3
Gloucestershire - 10 £400 - 1
Warwickshire - 8 - -
West Yorkshire +6 7 £400 - 1
Leeds +2 7 £400 - 1
Yorkshire -13 7 £400 +14.28% 5
Hampshire -24 7 £400 +14.28% 1
Manchester -15 6 £475 +26.66% 5
Cheshire -3 5 - -
South Wales -10 5 £285 -45.71% 2
Wales -13 5 £285 -45.71% 2
Cardiff - 5 £285 - 2
Berkshire +12 4 £376 - 5
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £438 - 2
Cambridge - 4 £438 - 1

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 690 (77.44%) Java
2 389 (43.66%) Oracle
3 283 (31.76%) Linux
4 232 (26.04%) Web Services
5 227 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
6 215 (24.13%) WebLogic
7 209 (23.46%) Maven
8 203 (22.78%) J2EE
9 198 (22.22%) HTML
9 198 (22.22%) XML
10 194 (21.77%) Spring
11 191 (21.44%) TDD
12 190 (21.32%) Apache
13 187 (20.99%) SOA
14 181 (20.31%) Scrum
15 173 (19.42%) Hibernate
15 173 (19.42%) SQL
16 157 (17.62%) Tomcat
17 156 (17.51%) Java EE
18 148 (16.61%) SOAP
19 144 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
20 141 (15.82%) WebSphere
21 133 (14.93%) JavaScript
22 132 (14.81%) UNIX
23 129 (14.48%) OO
24 121 (13.58%) Windows
24 121 (13.58%) JSF
25 110 (12.35%) Relational Database
26 109 (12.23%) Finance
27 103 (11.56%) MySQL

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 215 (24.13%) WebLogic
2 190 (21.32%) Apache
3 157 (17.62%) Tomcat
4 141 (15.82%) WebSphere
5 45 (5.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 35 (3.93%) IIS
6 35 (3.93%) GlassFish
7 33 (3.70%) Confluence
8 20 (2.24%) CMS
9 17 (1.91%) Mule
10 13 (1.46%) IBM HTTP Server
11 12 (1.35%) SharePoint
12 11 (1.23%) MQSeries
12 11 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
13 10 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (1.01%) SAS
14 9 (1.01%) Jetty
15 8 (0.90%) Adobe CQ
16 7 (0.79%) Escenic
16 7 (0.79%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 30 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.80%) MS Office
3 10 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.01%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (1.01%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.34%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.22%) Cordys
5 2 (0.22%) Magento
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.01%) IBM SmartCloud
2 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.56%) SaaS
4 4 (0.45%) Heroku
4 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.22%) GitHub
5 2 (0.22%) IaaS
5 2 (0.22%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.96%) LDAP
2 51 (5.72%) DNS
3 42 (4.71%) HTTP
4 31 (3.48%) Internet
5 29 (3.25%) Firewall
6 26 (2.92%) SAN
7 22 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.91%) SSL
9 15 (1.68%) Kerberos
10 13 (1.46%) NAS
11 12 (1.35%) OpenLDAP
11 12 (1.35%) SSH
12 9 (1.01%) FTP
13 5 (0.56%) VLAN
14 4 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
14 4 (0.45%) BIG-IP
14 4 (0.45%) VPN
15 3 (0.34%) DMZ
15 3 (0.34%) Intranet
15 3 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (12.35%) Relational Database
2 103 (11.56%) MySQL
3 96 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 89 (9.99%) Oracle Database
5 36 (4.04%) RDBMS
6 32 (3.59%) NoSQL
7 29 (3.25%) MongoDB
7 29 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 17 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (1.91%) MariaDB
10 16 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (1.57%) Big Data
12 12 (1.35%) DB2
13 7 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.67%) Pentaho
14 6 (0.67%) OLAP
14 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 209 (23.46%) Maven
2 98 (11.00%) Jenkins
3 96 (10.77%) Eclipse
4 92 (10.33%) Subversion
5 67 (7.52%) JUnit
6 65 (7.30%) Git (software)
7 61 (6.85%) Ant
8 58 (6.51%) Selenium
9 54 (6.06%) JIRA
10 46 (5.16%) Hudson
11 14 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (1.35%) Artifactory
13 11 (1.23%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.01%) jMock
14 9 (1.01%) Mockito
14 9 (1.01%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.90%) Mercurial
16 7 (0.79%) JProfiler
16 7 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
16 7 (0.79%) Gerrit
General
1 109 (12.23%) Finance
2 67 (7.52%) Banking
3 50 (5.61%) Retail
4 28 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 26 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.80%) Front Office
7 13 (1.46%) Marketing
8 12 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.23%) Back Office
10 10 (1.12%) Games
11 9 (1.01%) Advertising
11 9 (1.01%) Publishing
12 7 (0.79%) Automotive
12 7 (0.79%) Electronics
13 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.45%) Legal
15 2 (0.22%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.22%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 479 (53.76%) Developer
2 326 (36.59%) Java Developer
3 94 (10.55%) Architect
4 69 (7.74%) Senior Developer
5 50 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 41 (4.60%) Administrator
7 39 (4.38%) Consultant
8 33 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (3.59%) Designer
10 29 (3.25%) Java Architect
10 29 (3.25%) UI Developer
10 29 (3.25%) UI Programmer
11 27 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
12 26 (2.92%) Software Engineer
13 24 (2.69%) Analyst
14 22 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (2.36%) Linux Administrator
16 18 (2.02%) Linux Engineer
16 18 (2.02%) Applications Architect
16 18 (2.02%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (26.04%) Web Services
2 203 (22.78%) J2EE
3 198 (22.22%) HTML
3 198 (22.22%) XML
4 194 (21.77%) Spring
5 173 (19.42%) Hibernate
6 156 (17.51%) Java EE
7 148 (16.61%) SOAP
8 121 (13.58%) JSF
9 101 (11.34%) CSS
10 96 (10.77%) JSP
11 93 (10.44%) JMS
12 82 (9.20%) JPA
13 77 (8.64%) RESTful
14 74 (8.31%) Apache CXF
14 74 (8.31%) Middleware
15 73 (8.19%) jQuery
16 68 (7.63%) Struts
17 66 (7.41%) REST
18 62 (6.96%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (5.27%) iPad
3 43 (4.83%) Social Media
4 41 (4.60%) Open Source
5 19 (2.13%) Visualisation
6 17 (1.91%) GIS
7 16 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.68%) Clustering
9 14 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (0.90%) Replication
11 7 (0.79%) Fixed Income
11 7 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.79%) DTV
12 6 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.67%) HACMP
13 5 (0.56%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.56%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.45%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.34%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.34%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 283 (31.76%) Linux
2 132 (14.81%) UNIX
3 121 (13.58%) Windows
4 81 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (2.92%) AIX
6 25 (2.81%) Solaris
7 20 (2.24%) Mac OS X
8 19 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.68%) CentOS
10 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.56%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.45%) Android
14 4 (0.45%) HPUX
15 3 (0.34%) Debian
15 3 (0.34%) SELinux
16 2 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (21.44%) TDD
3 187 (20.99%) SOA
4 181 (20.31%) Scrum
5 144 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
6 129 (14.48%) OO
7 93 (10.44%) UML
8 87 (9.76%) E-Commerce
9 74 (8.31%) DevOps
10 65 (7.30%) MVC
11 63 (7.07%) Software Engineering
12 62 (6.96%) Waterfall
13 57 (6.40%) Content Management
14 55 (6.17%) Web Development
15 52 (5.84%) Release Management
16 51 (5.72%) BDD
17 50 (5.61%) Configuration Management
18 48 (5.39%) ITIL
19 47 (5.27%) BPMN
20 42 (4.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 690 (77.44%) Java
2 173 (19.42%) SQL
3 133 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 62 (6.96%) PL/SQL
5 52 (5.84%) Groovy
6 42 (4.71%) Perl
7 37 (4.15%) C
8 31 (3.48%) Python
9 30 (3.37%) Shell Script
9 30 (3.37%) PowerShell
10 25 (2.81%) C#
11 22 (2.47%) Ruby
12 19 (2.13%) Scala
12 19 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.02%) PHP
14 16 (1.80%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.46%) C++
15 13 (1.46%) Korn
16 9 (1.01%) VBA
17 5 (0.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 58 (6.51%) Security Cleared
2 32 (3.59%) SC Cleared
3 31 (3.48%) Degree
4 17 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.56%) RHCE
5 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.45%) ISEB
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.22%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.11%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.17%) QA
2 13 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.56%) SLA
3 5 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.68%) NFS
4 13 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (1.46%) XenServer
5 12 (1.35%) vSphere
6 6 (0.67%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.56%) OCFS2
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.34%) vCloud
9 3 (0.34%) Samba
10 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.22%) qmail
10 2 (0.22%) Xen
10 2 (0.22%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.22%) Docker
11 1 (0.11%) XenApp
11 1 (0.11%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 64 (7.18%) Puppet
2 32 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 23 (2.58%) Ansible
5 17 (1.91%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.79%) Data Guard
6 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (0.67%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.67%) SCOM
7 6 (0.67%) Control-M
8 5 (0.56%) Nagios
8 5 (0.56%) CA SiteMinder
8 5 (0.56%) OpenView
8 5 (0.56%) YUM
8 5 (0.56%) Opsview
9 4 (0.45%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.45%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.34%) logstash
10 3 (0.34%) Salt
11 2 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 389 (43.66%) Oracle
2 99 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 83 (9.32%) VMware
4 81 (9.09%) IBM
5 64 (7.18%) Microsoft
6 60 (6.73%) ATG
7 48 (5.39%) Endeca
8 41 (4.60%) Perforce
9 35 (3.93%) Cisco
10 32 (3.59%) NetApp
11 25 (2.81%) SAP
12 23 (2.58%) Sybase
13 22 (2.47%) HP
14 18 (2.02%) Atlassian
14 18 (2.02%) Splunk
15 15 (1.68%) Sun
15 15 (1.68%) Citrix
16 14 (1.57%) 29West
17 13 (1.46%) LANDesk
17 13 (1.46%) EMC
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
UK
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rate paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £400 - £405 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Southend on Sea
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £495 - 500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum + Expenses
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago