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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss jBPM
Rank 590 543 578
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +35
Contract jobs citing jBPM 25 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.050% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.17% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £407 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -27.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £389 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £494 £615
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
15521 15181 15281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 29.01% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10288 9859 9171
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 276 389
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.26 £17.91 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 22 October 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 8 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 22 October 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 -43 6 £450 -2.70%
London +10 3 £413 -10.81%
Stevenage - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -

jBPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 48 (77.42%) JBoss
2 47 (75.81%) Java
3 43 (69.35%) Drools
4 38 (61.29%) BPMN
5 23 (37.10%) Web Services
6 17 (27.42%) Hibernate
6 17 (27.42%) Spring
7 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (25.81%) SOA
8 15 (24.19%) Eclipse
8 15 (24.19%) XML
8 15 (24.19%) TDD
8 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (22.58%) Workflow
9 14 (22.58%) Java EE
10 13 (20.97%) XSLT
10 13 (20.97%) JRules
11 12 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (19.35%) Maven
12 9 (14.52%) Oracle
13 8 (12.90%) SOAP
14 7 (11.29%) Linux
14 7 (11.29%) Oracle BPM
15 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
15 6 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
16 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
16 5 (8.06%) Python
16 5 (8.06%) Pega
17 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
17 4 (6.45%) Red Hat

jBPM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 48 (77.42%) JBoss
2 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.61%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
1 2 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.23%) Big Data
1 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Eclipse
2 12 (19.35%) Maven
3 4 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.84%) Billing
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Architect
4 4 (6.45%) Consultant
4 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Designer
6 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Data Architect
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.61%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) Drools
2 23 (37.10%) Web Services
3 17 (27.42%) Hibernate
3 17 (27.42%) Spring
4 15 (24.19%) XML
5 14 (22.58%) Java EE
6 13 (20.97%) XSLT
6 13 (20.97%) JRules
7 8 (12.90%) SOAP
8 6 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (6.45%) JSF
10 3 (4.84%) JSON
10 3 (4.84%) HTML
10 3 (4.84%) GWT
11 2 (3.23%) Struts2
11 2 (3.23%) RichFaces
11 2 (3.23%) jQuery
11 2 (3.23%) Apache Wicket
11 2 (3.23%) OSGi
11 2 (3.23%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Open Source
2 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) BPMN
2 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) SOA
3 15 (24.19%) TDD
3 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (22.58%) Workflow
5 12 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.84%) Process Management
8 3 (4.84%) Scrum
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.23%) MVVM
9 2 (3.23%) Analytics
9 2 (3.23%) Data Management
10 1 (1.61%) Information Security
10 1 (1.61%) Web Development
10 1 (1.61%) Use Case
10 1 (1.61%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 47 (75.81%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Pega
3 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.45%) Zend
4 3 (4.84%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) Business Objects