The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss jBPM
Rank 575 545 574
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +29
Contract jobs citing jBPM 28 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.054% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 12
Average daily rate £363 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £430 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £639
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £335
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15377 12977 15258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 26.71% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9880 8116 8998
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 361 383
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.95 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 April 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 13 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -31 13 £450 -14.28% 2
Scotland - 13 £280 -
Edinburgh - 11 £280 -
London -37 7 £500 -4.76%
City of London -9 3 £450 -
South East - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Reading - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

jBPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 46 (86.79%) Java
2 41 (77.36%) JBoss
3 27 (50.94%) Spring
4 24 (45.28%) Java EE
4 24 (45.28%) Drools
5 21 (39.62%) Hibernate
6 20 (37.74%) SOA
7 19 (35.85%) Workflow
8 18 (33.96%) Eclipse
8 18 (33.96%) XML
9 16 (30.19%) CSS
9 16 (30.19%) TDD
9 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (28.30%) BPMN
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle
11 13 (24.53%) Linux
11 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (24.53%) Maven
12 12 (22.64%) Scrum
12 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
12 12 (22.64%) LDAP
13 11 (20.75%) HTML
13 11 (20.75%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (18.87%) Oracle BPM
14 10 (18.87%) JPA
14 10 (18.87%) JUnit
14 10 (18.87%) XSLT
14 10 (18.87%) Web Services
15 9 (16.98%) SQL
16 8 (15.09%) JAAS

jBPM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (9.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (7.55%) Liferay
3 3 (5.66%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (5.66%) Confluence
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Mule
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) LDAP
2 6 (11.32%) Kerberos
3 4 (7.55%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) JasperReports
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Eclipse
2 13 (24.53%) Maven
3 10 (18.87%) JUnit
4 8 (15.09%) Subversion
5 6 (11.32%) Ant
6 4 (7.55%) JIRA
7 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.77%) MSBuild
8 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.89%) jMock
9 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.89%) Hudson
9 1 (1.89%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Front Office
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 37 (69.81%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Environment Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Business Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Release Manager
8 1 (1.89%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) Spring
2 24 (45.28%) Java EE
2 24 (45.28%) Drools
3 21 (39.62%) Hibernate
4 18 (33.96%) XML
5 16 (30.19%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) HTML
7 10 (18.87%) Web Services
7 10 (18.87%) XSLT
7 10 (18.87%) JPA
8 8 (15.09%) JAAS
9 7 (13.21%) J2EE
10 6 (11.32%) JSF
11 5 (9.43%) SAML
11 5 (9.43%) EJB
11 5 (9.43%) DWR
12 4 (7.55%) Ajax
12 4 (7.55%) SOAP
12 4 (7.55%) JMS
13 3 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Open Source
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) SOA
2 19 (35.85%) Workflow
3 16 (30.19%) TDD
3 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.30%) BPMN
5 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.64%) Scrum
7 11 (20.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (13.21%) Web Development
9 6 (11.32%) UML
9 6 (11.32%) OO
10 5 (9.43%) RUP
10 5 (9.43%) OOD
10 5 (9.43%) Migration
10 5 (9.43%) AOP
10 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.55%) Use Case
11 4 (7.55%) Identity Management
11 4 (7.55%) Information Security
11 4 (7.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) Java
2 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) C#
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) JBoss
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.43%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.77%) Perforce
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) Pega
5 2 (3.77%) Cordys
5 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.89%) Talend
6 1 (1.89%) Intel
6 1 (1.89%) Lombardi
6 1 (1.89%) Zend
6 1 (1.89%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
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