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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 188 280 255
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -25
Contract jobs citing JBoss 642 373 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 0.73% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.95% 4.06% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 229 215
Average daily rate £425 £438 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £39.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +14.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% -

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
9231 9186 8902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.96% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5999 5690 5246
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 317 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.88 £39.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +88 488 £425 -5.55% 138
London +21 187 £450 -5.26% 27
South East +81 121 £415 +3.75% 35
Scotland +36 114 £380 +1.33% 12
Edinburgh +18 101 £380 +1.33% 6
Hampshire +52 46 £375 -9.09% 9
North West +27 46 £400 +10.34% 13
Berkshire +38 38 £400 -5.88% 12
Reading +23 32 £375 -11.76% 9
Surrey +6 31 £475 +35.71% 3
East of England +17 29 £500 +11.11% 7
West Midlands -3 29 £513 +17.14% 17
Cheshire +12 21 £413 -1.49% 2
Yorkshire +1 21 £400 +23.07% 12
Leatherhead 0 21 £475 +11.76% 2
South West -8 20 £440 +27.53% 21
North East -18 18 £316 +9.05%
Manchester 0 17 £400 +30.61% 8
South Wales -8 17 £325 -23.52% 5
Wales -12 17 £325 -23.52% 5
Tyne and Wear -23 17 £308 +8.84%
East Midlands +6 16 £450 +30.90% 5
City of London +39 14 £525 +13.51% 7
Gloucestershire +5 14 £520 +30.00% 8
Cardiff -5 14 £325 -13.33% 4
Knutsford +6 13 £419 +4.68% 1
Glasgow +18 12 £375 +9.48% 2
West Yorkshire 0 12 £400 - 5
Winchester - 12 £394 - 3
Leeds -1 11 £400 - 5

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 942 (79.43%) Java
2 511 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
3 420 (35.41%) Linux
4 385 (32.46%) Tomcat
5 339 (28.58%) Oracle
6 313 (26.39%) Spring
7 306 (25.80%) Web Services
8 296 (24.96%) SQL
9 263 (22.18%) J2EE
10 254 (21.42%) JavaScript
11 251 (21.16%) Continuous Integration
12 245 (20.66%) HTML
13 244 (20.57%) Unix
14 243 (20.49%) Apache
15 240 (20.24%) Hibernate
16 237 (19.98%) Maven
17 235 (19.81%) TDD
18 222 (18.72%) WebLogic
19 220 (18.55%) XML
20 218 (18.38%) SOA
21 214 (18.04%) Eclipse
22 212 (17.88%) Jenkins
23 209 (17.62%) Scrum
24 203 (17.12%) Security Cleared
25 189 (15.94%) Git (software)
26 182 (15.35%) Red Hat
27 175 (14.76%) MySQL
28 171 (14.42%) Java EE
29 167 (14.08%) WebSphere
29 167 (14.08%) SOAP

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 385 (32.46%) Tomcat
2 243 (20.49%) Apache
3 222 (18.72%) WebLogic
4 167 (14.08%) WebSphere
5 68 (5.73%) Confluence
6 65 (5.48%) IIS
7 55 (4.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 51 (4.30%) Node.js
9 39 (3.29%) nginx
10 37 (3.12%) Documentum
11 35 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
12 32 (2.70%) GlassFish
13 27 (2.28%) Captiva
14 25 (2.11%) Jetty
15 23 (1.94%) OpenStack
16 22 (1.85%) Mule
17 17 (1.43%) CMS
18 16 (1.35%) Apache Solr
18 16 (1.35%) FileNet
19 13 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.60%) HipChat
3 8 (0.67%) MS Project
3 8 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.34%) MS Office
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.084%) InDesign
6 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
3 7 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.25%) Endur
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.084%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.084%) Magento
7 1 (0.084%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.084%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.084%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 87 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.54%) PaaS
3 33 (2.78%) IaaS
4 31 (2.61%) Amazon S3
5 24 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (1.43%) Amazon Glacier
6 17 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 16 (1.35%) GitHub
8 14 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (1.10%) SaaS
10 10 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (0.42%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.17%) Google App Engine
16 1 (0.084%) CloudFront
16 1 (0.084%) iPaaS
16 1 (0.084%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.66%) HTTP
2 43 (3.63%) SSL
3 35 (2.95%) Firewall
4 33 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 32 (2.70%) Internet
6 31 (2.61%) DNS
6 31 (2.61%) LDAP
7 19 (1.60%) Network Security
8 17 (1.43%) SAN
9 14 (1.18%) SMTP
9 14 (1.18%) VPN
10 13 (1.10%) DHCP
10 13 (1.10%) LAN
11 12 (1.01%) WAN
12 9 (0.76%) FTP
12 9 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.59%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.59%) Wireless
14 6 (0.51%) Converged Networks
14 6 (0.51%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (14.76%) MySQL
2 113 (9.53%) SQL Server
3 111 (9.36%) PostgreSQL
4 102 (8.60%) Relational Database
5 71 (5.99%) MongoDB
6 54 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 47 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 35 (2.95%) DB2
9 31 (2.61%) Jackrabbit
10 29 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (1.52%) Big Data
12 17 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (1.43%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.43%) Redis
13 14 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
14 13 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 237 (19.98%) Maven
2 214 (18.04%) Eclipse
3 212 (17.88%) Jenkins
4 189 (15.94%) Git (software)
5 165 (13.91%) Subversion
6 157 (13.24%) JIRA
7 116 (9.78%) JUnit
8 103 (8.68%) Ant
9 86 (7.25%) Selenium
10 63 (5.31%) Cucumber
11 56 (4.72%) Gradle
11 56 (4.72%) Mockito
12 48 (4.05%) TeamCity
13 47 (3.96%) JProfiler
14 46 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 41 (3.46%) Artifactory
16 38 (3.20%) Hudson
17 26 (2.19%) SoapUI
18 24 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
19 23 (1.94%) JMeter
General
1 136 (11.47%) Finance
2 92 (7.76%) Banking
3 40 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.70%) Retail
5 17 (1.43%) Electronics
6 14 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 7 (0.59%) Legal
8 6 (0.51%) Billing
8 6 (0.51%) Games
8 6 (0.51%) Marketing
9 5 (0.42%) Front Office
9 5 (0.42%) International Banking
10 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.25%) Back Office
11 3 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
12 2 (0.17%) French Language
12 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.084%) Finnish Language
13 1 (0.084%) German Language
13 1 (0.084%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 593 (50.00%) Developer
2 464 (39.12%) Java Developer
3 151 (12.73%) Architect
4 76 (6.41%) Senior Developer
5 69 (5.82%) Solutions Architect
6 64 (5.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 59 (4.97%) Analyst
8 57 (4.81%) Consultant
9 55 (4.64%) Administrator
10 53 (4.47%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 51 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 47 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
13 41 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
14 39 (3.29%) Agile Developer
15 38 (3.20%) Agile Java Developer
16 36 (3.04%) Software Developer
17 31 (2.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 30 (2.53%) J2EE Developer
19 27 (2.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
20 25 (2.11%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (26.39%) Spring
2 306 (25.80%) Web Services
3 263 (22.18%) J2EE
4 245 (20.66%) HTML
5 240 (20.24%) Hibernate
6 220 (18.55%) XML
7 171 (14.42%) Java EE
8 167 (14.08%) SOAP
9 133 (11.21%) CSS
10 128 (10.79%) Middleware
11 124 (10.46%) HTML5
11 124 (10.46%) JSF
12 118 (9.95%) REST
13 112 (9.44%) jQuery
14 103 (8.68%) JSON
15 99 (8.35%) Ajax
16 81 (6.83%) JSP
17 79 (6.66%) XSLT
18 78 (6.58%) Apache Camel
19 77 (6.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 48 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
2 39 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (2.36%) Data Centre
4 25 (2.11%) Clustering
5 20 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 18 (1.52%) iPad
6 18 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 17 (1.43%) User Experience
8 14 (1.18%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.18%) PKI
9 12 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 10 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.84%) Online Banking
10 10 (0.84%) Private Cloud
10 10 (0.84%) Replication
11 8 (0.67%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.67%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.59%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 420 (35.41%) Linux
2 244 (20.57%) Unix
3 147 (12.39%) Windows
4 136 (11.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (3.71%) CentOS
6 36 (3.04%) Windows Server
7 28 (2.36%) AIX
8 27 (2.28%) Solaris
9 24 (2.02%) Debian
10 21 (1.77%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.76%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (0.67%) SUSE
14 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.34%) HPUX
16 4 (0.34%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.25%) Android
17 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (43.09%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (21.16%) Continuous Integration
3 235 (19.81%) TDD
4 218 (18.38%) SOA
5 209 (17.62%) Scrum
6 154 (12.98%) DevOps
7 140 (11.80%) OO
8 111 (9.36%) BDD
9 103 (8.68%) MVC
10 92 (7.76%) E-Commerce
11 86 (7.25%) UML
12 84 (7.08%) Unit Testing
13 80 (6.75%) Configuration Management
14 73 (6.16%) SDLC
15 65 (5.48%) Waterfall
16 64 (5.40%) High Availability
17 59 (4.97%) Data Modelling
17 59 (4.97%) Kanban
18 57 (4.81%) Continuous Delivery
19 55 (4.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 942 (79.43%) Java
2 296 (24.96%) SQL
3 254 (21.42%) JavaScript
4 117 (9.87%) Perl
5 93 (7.84%) Python
6 66 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 63 (5.31%) PHP
8 59 (4.97%) Bash Shell
9 49 (4.13%) Shell Script
10 31 (2.61%) C
10 31 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 28 (2.36%) Ruby
12 26 (2.19%) C#
13 23 (1.94%) Scala
14 20 (1.69%) Jython
15 17 (1.43%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.35%) C++
17 15 (1.26%) Groovy
18 11 (0.93%) Go
19 9 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 203 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 152 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 41 (3.46%) DV Cleared
4 28 (2.36%) Degree
5 20 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.01%) ISEB
7 11 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.93%) Sun Certification
8 10 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.67%) CCNA
9 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.51%) OCP
10 6 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.51%) PMP
10 6 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.51%) RHCSA
10 6 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.42%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.71%) QA
2 21 (1.77%) SLA
3 9 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.51%) COBIT
5 6 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.34%) FIPS 140-2
7 3 (0.25%) Basel III
7 3 (0.25%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.084%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 51 (4.30%) Docker
2 44 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.10%) qmail
4 13 (1.10%) Squid
4 13 (1.10%) vCloud
5 12 (1.01%) vSphere
6 9 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.76%) Xen
7 8 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.51%) HDFS
8 6 (0.51%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.42%) KVM
10 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.25%) NFS
12 2 (0.17%) iptables
12 2 (0.17%) Postfix
12 2 (0.17%) Samba
13 1 (0.084%) LXC
13 1 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 142 (11.97%) Puppet
2 56 (4.72%) Ansible
2 56 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (2.95%) Nagios
4 27 (2.28%) ZABBIX
5 18 (1.52%) logstash
6 15 (1.26%) Cacti
6 15 (1.26%) Graphite
7 13 (1.10%) collectd
7 13 (1.10%) Ganglia
7 13 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.84%) HAProxy
8 10 (0.84%) Salt
9 9 (0.76%) BladeLogic
10 8 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 8 (0.67%) Kubernetes
10 8 (0.67%) MOM
10 8 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
11 7 (0.59%) CFEngine
11 7 (0.59%) Kibana
Vendors
1 339 (28.58%) Oracle
2 182 (15.35%) Red Hat
3 105 (8.85%) VMware
4 86 (7.25%) IBM
5 67 (5.65%) Microsoft
6 40 (3.37%) Atlassian
7 31 (2.61%) ATG
7 31 (2.61%) EMC
8 30 (2.53%) Sybase
9 29 (2.45%) Pega
10 28 (2.36%) HP
11 27 (2.28%) Google
11 27 (2.28%) Perforce
12 25 (2.11%) Splunk
13 24 (2.02%) BEA
13 24 (2.02%) SAP
14 23 (1.94%) TIBCO
15 21 (1.77%) Adobe
16 19 (1.60%) Endeca
17 15 (1.26%) hybris
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Rate: £325 - £384 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
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Rate: £500 - 501 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
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Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeenshire
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Edinburgh & Lothians
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Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
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Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
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Blackpool, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £385 per day
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Knutsford, Cheshire
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Rate: £340 - £375 per day
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Blackpool, Lancashire
TEKsystems
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Edinburgh
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Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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