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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 244 249 280
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Contract jobs citing JBoss 475 458 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.81% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.66% 4.66% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 285 190
Average daily rate
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£410 £433 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +39.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +40.93%

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
10184 9825 8430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.19% 17.48% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6181 6019 4768
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 317 418
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.35 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% -8.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 21 April 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
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 21 April 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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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 +11 376 £400 -11.11% 104
London -29 160 £450 - 45
South East +31 58 £400 +3.22% 15
Scotland -46 51 £425 +6.25% 12
Edinburgh -27 41 £438 +8.69% 7
Wales +26 39 £430 - 4
Yorkshire +13 37 £300 -14.28% 15
City of London +19 34 £450 -8.86% 17
South West +8 27 £350 +9.37% 7
East of England +6 24 £413 -5.71% 6
Surrey +24 23 £400 +12.99% 4
East Midlands +20 23 £313 - 4
North West -12 23 £388 +3.33% 4
South Wales +20 22 £430 - 4
South Yorkshire +11 21 £225 -41.93% 9
Essex -1 16 £425 -1.44% 3
Gloucestershire +2 14 £473 +18.12% 2
Northamptonshire +4 12 £288 - 4
Newport -4 12 £430 - 1
North East -13 11 £350 +40.00% 1
West Midlands -9 10 £463 +19.48% 5
Oxfordshire -9 10 £410 - 1
Manchester -12 10 £388 +8.39% 3
Berkshire +4 9 £425 - 5
Glasgow +2 9 £388 +19.23% 4
West Yorkshire 0 9 £375 +7.14% 6
Hampshire -15 9 £400 - 3
Hertfordshire +16 8 £285 -45.71%
Cardiff - 8 £400 - 2
Lancashire +3 7 £350 -6.66%

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 680 (79.35%) Java
2 356 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 343 (40.02%) Linux
4 319 (37.22%) Oracle
5 270 (31.51%) Tomcat
6 246 (28.70%) J2EE
7 243 (28.35%) Web Services
8 242 (28.24%) Spring
9 230 (26.84%) XML
10 222 (25.90%) SQL
11 219 (25.55%) WebLogic
12 212 (24.74%) UNIX
13 203 (23.69%) WebSphere
14 202 (23.57%) Maven
15 186 (21.70%) HTML
16 174 (20.30%) Scrum
17 161 (18.79%) Hibernate
18 157 (18.32%) JavaScript
18 157 (18.32%) SOA
18 157 (18.32%) Security Cleared
19 156 (18.20%) Apache
20 152 (17.74%) TDD
21 150 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
22 139 (16.22%) Red Hat
23 137 (15.99%) Subversion
24 135 (15.75%) Windows
25 128 (14.94%) Finance
26 117 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 116 (13.54%) Java EE
28 115 (13.42%) CSS

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 270 (31.51%) Tomcat
2 219 (25.55%) WebLogic
3 203 (23.69%) WebSphere
4 156 (18.20%) Apache
5 48 (5.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 42 (4.90%) IIS
7 36 (4.20%) Confluence
8 30 (3.50%) GlassFish
9 29 (3.38%) MQSeries
10 24 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (2.68%) SharePoint
11 23 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 22 (2.57%) Node.js
13 19 (2.22%) WildFly
13 19 (2.22%) Jetty
14 18 (2.10%) Mule ESB
15 15 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
15 15 (1.75%) Mule
16 14 (1.63%) Liferay
17 13 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (0.70%) MS Office
2 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.47%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.58%) TIBCO iProcess
2 5 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.62%) PaaS
3 10 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (1.17%) Amazon S3
4 9 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.93%) IaaS
5 8 (0.93%) IBM SmartCloud
6 7 (0.82%) SaaS
7 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.35%) GitHub
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.23%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.60%) TCP/IP
2 44 (5.13%) LDAP
3 35 (4.08%) Firewall
4 29 (3.38%) HTTP
4 29 (3.38%) SSL
5 20 (2.33%) Internet
6 19 (2.22%) DNS
7 12 (1.40%) SAN
8 11 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
9 10 (1.17%) SSH
10 8 (0.93%) WAN
11 6 (0.70%) DMZ
11 6 (0.70%) SNMP
11 6 (0.70%) VPN
11 6 (0.70%) VLAN
11 6 (0.70%) AMQP
12 5 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.58%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.47%) DHCP
13 4 (0.47%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 89 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 72 (8.40%) MySQL
4 62 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 48 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 37 (4.32%) RDBMS
8 26 (3.03%) DB2
9 23 (2.68%) MariaDB
10 20 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (2.22%) NoSQL
11 19 (2.22%) Redis
11 19 (2.22%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.82%) SQL Navigator
15 6 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.58%) Sybase IQ
16 5 (0.58%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 202 (23.57%) Maven
2 137 (15.99%) Subversion
3 115 (13.42%) Ant
4 111 (12.95%) Jenkins
5 105 (12.25%) Git (software)
6 98 (11.44%) Eclipse
7 97 (11.32%) JUnit
8 91 (10.62%) JIRA
9 46 (5.37%) Selenium
10 34 (3.97%) Cucumber
11 31 (3.62%) SoapUI
12 29 (3.38%) Artifactory
13 26 (3.03%) Hudson
14 23 (2.68%) Gradle
15 22 (2.57%) Talend Open Studio
16 20 (2.33%) JProfiler
17 18 (2.10%) Mockito
18 15 (1.75%) SonarQube
19 14 (1.63%) Eclipse RCP
20 13 (1.52%) Mercurial
General
1 128 (14.94%) Finance
2 47 (5.48%) Banking
3 33 (3.85%) Retail
4 31 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.03%) Back Office
6 21 (2.45%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.52%) Front Office
7 13 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.05%) Games
9 6 (0.70%) Marketing
10 5 (0.58%) Publishing
10 5 (0.58%) Legal
11 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.35%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.23%) iGaming
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 413 (48.19%) Developer
2 322 (37.57%) Java Developer
3 88 (10.27%) Architect
4 67 (7.82%) Senior Developer
5 58 (6.77%) Administrator
6 57 (6.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 47 (5.48%) Consultant
8 43 (5.02%) Analyst
9 32 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
10 30 (3.50%) Software Engineer
11 24 (2.80%) Java Software Engineer
11 24 (2.80%) Linux Administrator
12 20 (2.33%) Applications Support
13 19 (2.22%) Support Analyst
13 19 (2.22%) Technical Architect
13 19 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (2.10%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (2.10%) Technical Consultant
15 17 (1.98%) Infrastructure Architect
16 16 (1.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (28.70%) J2EE
2 243 (28.35%) Web Services
3 242 (28.24%) Spring
4 230 (26.84%) XML
5 186 (21.70%) HTML
6 161 (18.79%) Hibernate
7 116 (13.54%) Java EE
8 115 (13.42%) CSS
9 112 (13.07%) SOAP
10 90 (10.50%) EJB
11 76 (8.87%) Middleware
11 76 (8.87%) Apache Camel
12 75 (8.75%) JSP
13 70 (8.17%) REST
14 68 (7.93%) RESTful
15 67 (7.82%) JPA
16 65 (7.58%) JMS
16 65 (7.58%) JSF
17 63 (7.35%) jQuery
18 58 (6.77%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.22%) Open Source
2 48 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.80%) Client/Server
6 17 (1.98%) Clustering
7 16 (1.87%) Social Media
7 16 (1.87%) iPad
8 13 (1.52%) Private Cloud
9 12 (1.40%) PKI
10 9 (1.05%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.93%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.82%) EMV
12 7 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.70%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.70%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.58%) GIS
14 5 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.58%) DataPower
15 4 (0.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 343 (40.02%) Linux
2 212 (24.74%) UNIX
3 135 (15.75%) Windows
4 117 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (5.13%) AIX
6 31 (3.62%) CentOS
7 29 (3.38%) Solaris
8 25 (2.92%) Ubuntu
9 15 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (1.28%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.70%) Android
14 5 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.58%) HPUX
14 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.47%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (20.30%) Scrum
3 157 (18.32%) SOA
4 152 (17.74%) TDD
5 150 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 99 (11.55%) DevOps
7 97 (11.32%) MVC
8 64 (7.47%) UML
9 63 (7.35%) Unit Testing
10 56 (6.53%) E-Commerce
10 56 (6.53%) Software Engineering
11 53 (6.18%) ITIL
12 45 (5.25%) OO
12 45 (5.25%) Change Management
12 45 (5.25%) Configuration Management
12 45 (5.25%) Mentoring
13 44 (5.13%) BDD
14 35 (4.08%) Waterfall
15 31 (3.62%) Web Development
15 31 (3.62%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 680 (79.35%) Java
2 222 (25.90%) SQL
3 157 (18.32%) JavaScript
4 75 (8.75%) Perl
5 72 (8.40%) Python
6 51 (5.95%) Ruby
6 51 (5.95%) PL/SQL
7 37 (4.32%) Bash Shell
8 36 (4.20%) Groovy
9 31 (3.62%) Scala
10 28 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 21 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.45%) PHP
12 14 (1.63%) C
12 14 (1.63%) C#
13 13 (1.52%) C++
14 12 (1.40%) Korn
14 12 (1.40%) XPath
15 11 (1.28%) Golang
16 9 (1.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 157 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 93 (10.85%) SC Cleared
3 52 (6.07%) Degree
4 35 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.75%) RHCE
6 14 (1.63%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.35%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.23%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.23%) OCAJ
10 2 (0.23%) HND
10 2 (0.23%) OCP
10 2 (0.23%) OCA
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB
11 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.25%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.33%) vSphere
4 18 (2.10%) Docker
5 15 (1.75%) Squid
6 13 (1.52%) vCloud
7 8 (0.93%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.70%) KVM
9 5 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.47%) NFS
11 3 (0.35%) Samba
11 3 (0.35%) OCFS2
11 3 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.23%) XenApp
13 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.12%) Firmware
13 1 (0.12%) Xen
13 1 (0.12%) GridGain
13 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 91 (10.62%) Puppet
2 31 (3.62%) Ansible
3 29 (3.38%) ZABBIX
4 27 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.87%) Nagios
6 14 (1.63%) Salt
7 12 (1.40%) logstash
8 11 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
9 9 (1.05%) yum
10 8 (0.93%) SELinux
11 7 (0.82%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.82%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.70%) Kibana
13 5 (0.58%) Hyperic
14 4 (0.47%) SCCM
15 3 (0.35%) Foglight
15 3 (0.35%) WSUS
16 2 (0.23%) XenMobile
16 2 (0.23%) OpenAM
16 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 319 (37.22%) Oracle
2 139 (16.22%) Red Hat
3 80 (9.33%) VMware
4 62 (7.23%) IBM
5 41 (4.78%) Microsoft
6 24 (2.80%) Sybase
6 24 (2.80%) TIBCO
7 22 (2.57%) Sun
7 22 (2.57%) Endeca
7 22 (2.57%) Talend
8 21 (2.45%) Perforce
9 19 (2.22%) ATG
9 19 (2.22%) hybris
10 18 (2.10%) BEA
11 11 (1.28%) Adobe
11 11 (1.28%) EMC
11 11 (1.28%) Google
12 9 (1.05%) Cisco
12 9 (1.05%) Remedy
13 8 (0.93%) NetApp
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