The table below looks at the statistics for jBPM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jBPM over the 3 months to 16 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss jBPM
Rank 571 571 602
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Contract jobs citing jBPM 35 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.040% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.14% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £411 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £389 -
% change year-on-year
+15.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15699 15243 15940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.31% 28.86% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10130 9794 9627
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 273 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £17.50 £16.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

jBPM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jBPM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jBPM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

jBPM
Daily Rate Trend

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

jBPM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

jBPM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jBPM within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

jBPM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

jBPM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

jBPM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

jBPM
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jBPM within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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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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
Scotland - 28 £450 -
Edinburgh - 27 £450 -
England -15 7 £475 +8.88% 4
London +6 4 £400 -8.30% 3
South West - 1 £500 -
Gloucestershire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1

jBPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing jBPM 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 jBPM.

1 53 (79.10%) JBoss
2 52 (77.61%) Java
3 44 (65.67%) Drools
4 35 (52.24%) BPMN
5 25 (37.31%) Web Services
6 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (23.88%) Eclipse
7 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (22.39%) SOA
8 15 (22.39%) TDD
8 15 (22.39%) Spring
8 15 (22.39%) Workflow
9 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
10 13 (19.40%) Java EE
10 13 (19.40%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (17.91%) JRules
11 12 (17.91%) Maven
11 12 (17.91%) XML
12 11 (16.42%) XSLT
13 10 (14.93%) Linux
13 10 (14.93%) Oracle
13 10 (14.93%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
14 9 (13.43%) SOAP
15 8 (11.94%) Oracle BPM
16 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
17 6 (8.96%) CSS
17 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
17 6 (8.96%) Python
17 6 (8.96%) Apache

jBPM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing jBPM 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 jBPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.96%) Apache
1 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.49%) Mule
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.49%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
1 2 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Kerberos
2 4 (5.97%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) MySQL
1 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Eclipse
2 12 (17.91%) Maven
3 5 (7.46%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.97%) Billing
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Developer
2 37 (55.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Architect
4 4 (5.97%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.97%) Consultant
4 4 (5.97%) Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Data Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (65.67%) Drools
2 25 (37.31%) Web Services
3 15 (22.39%) Spring
4 14 (20.90%) Hibernate
5 13 (19.40%) Java EE
6 12 (17.91%) XML
6 12 (17.91%) JRules
7 11 (16.42%) XSLT
8 10 (14.93%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (13.43%) SOAP
10 6 (8.96%) HTML
10 6 (8.96%) CSS
11 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
12 3 (4.48%) JAX-RS
12 3 (4.48%) JAX-WS
12 3 (4.48%) Middleware
12 3 (4.48%) JSON
12 3 (4.48%) GWT
12 3 (4.48%) jQuery
13 2 (2.99%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Open Source
2 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) BPMN
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 15 (22.39%) Workflow
4 15 (22.39%) SOA
5 13 (19.40%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.96%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) Web Development
8 5 (7.46%) OO
8 5 (7.46%) RUP
9 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) Process Management
10 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.99%) MVVM
11 2 (2.99%) Analytics
11 2 (2.99%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) Python
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.46%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) JBoss
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.46%) Zend
4 5 (7.46%) Pega
5 3 (4.48%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) Business Objects