The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 56 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing JBoss 17 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.62% 1.88% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.49% 10.74% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 0
Average daily rate £325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-35.55% -
JBoss
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
126 121 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.44% 17.46% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 44
Average daily rate £363 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £41.00 £11.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.72% -87.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss across the Wales region.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Wales

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 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
South Wales -9 17 £325 -23.52% 2
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UK

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 45 (80.36%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) Linux
3 30 (53.57%) Tomcat
4 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (44.64%) Red Hat
6 24 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 24 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 21 (37.50%) Spring
8 20 (35.71%) SOAP
8 20 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 20 (35.71%) REST
9 19 (33.93%) J2EE
9 19 (33.93%) Eclipse
9 19 (33.93%) Subversion
10 18 (32.14%) Java SE
10 18 (32.14%) Scrum
11 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
12 16 (28.57%) FileNet
13 15 (26.79%) Maven
14 14 (25.00%) Web Services
14 14 (25.00%) Mule
15 13 (23.21%) Apache
15 13 (23.21%) VMware
16 12 (21.43%) Middleware
16 12 (21.43%) SOA
16 12 (21.43%) EJB
16 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
16 12 (21.43%) EJB 3.0

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 30 (53.57%) Tomcat
2 16 (28.57%) FileNet
3 14 (25.00%) Mule
4 13 (23.21%) Apache
5 11 (19.64%) WebSphere
6 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (16.07%) IIS
8 8 (14.29%) WebLogic
9 7 (12.50%) Confluence
10 6 (10.71%) LiveCycle
10 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (5.36%) Jetty
11 3 (5.36%) nginx
12 2 (3.57%) Liferay
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
13 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.57%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (7.14%) SSL
5 3 (5.36%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) DHCP
6 2 (3.57%) FTP
6 2 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (1.79%) DMZ
7 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) HPCC
5 1 (1.79%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 19 (33.93%) Eclipse
2 19 (33.93%) Subversion
3 15 (26.79%) Maven
4 9 (16.07%) Ant
5 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 8 (14.29%) JIRA
6 7 (12.50%) Hudson
6 7 (12.50%) Selenium
7 6 (10.71%) DbUnit
7 6 (10.71%) JUnit
7 6 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (10.71%) Spock
7 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
8 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (3.57%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.79%) JMeter
10 1 (1.79%) PVCS
General
1 1 (1.79%) Back Office
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (10.71%) Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Developer
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Middleware Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 21 (37.50%) Spring
2 20 (35.71%) REST
2 20 (35.71%) SOAP
3 19 (33.93%) J2EE
4 18 (32.14%) Java SE
5 14 (25.00%) Web Services
6 12 (21.43%) EJB
6 12 (21.43%) EJB 3.0
6 12 (21.43%) Middleware
7 11 (19.64%) Drools
8 10 (17.86%) HTML
9 8 (14.29%) Java EE
9 8 (14.29%) JSF
10 7 (12.50%) JPA
10 7 (12.50%) jQuery
10 7 (12.50%) XML
11 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
11 6 (10.71%) Backbone.js
11 6 (10.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Replication
2 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 24 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) CentOS
4 3 (5.36%) Windows
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.14%) Scrum
3 12 (21.43%) DevOps
3 12 (21.43%) SOA
3 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Workflow
5 9 (16.07%) TDD
6 7 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (8.93%) Document Management
7 5 (8.93%) JVM Tuning
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.36%) UML
9 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.93%) Perl
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.36%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.57%) Python
10 1 (1.79%) C#
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.36%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) Xen
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) KVM
4 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Cacti
3 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.79%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Red Hat
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Adobe
3 6 (10.71%) ILOG
3 6 (10.71%) Kofax
3 6 (10.71%) Splunk
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Google
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Rally
7 1 (1.79%) Sun