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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 54 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing JBoss 16 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.34% 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.90% 4.05% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
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£438 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -
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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
124 74 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.13% 14.65% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 41 35
Average daily rate £400 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £525 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £11.75 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 28 January 2015.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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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 28 January 2015. 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
South Wales -3 14 £438 - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 37 (94.87%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) Spring
3 19 (48.72%) Subversion
4 18 (46.15%) Java SE
5 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
6 15 (38.46%) Open Source
7 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
7 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
7 14 (35.90%) Eclipse
8 13 (33.33%) SOAP
8 13 (33.33%) Scrum
8 13 (33.33%) VMware
8 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
9 12 (30.77%) jQuery
9 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
10 11 (28.21%) FileNet
10 11 (28.21%) HTML
11 10 (25.64%) CSS
11 10 (25.64%) Workflow
11 10 (25.64%) Back Office
11 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
11 10 (25.64%) REST
12 9 (23.08%) Drools
12 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (23.08%) Scala
12 9 (23.08%) MVC
12 9 (23.08%) IIS
13 8 (20.51%) Windows

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 11 (28.21%) FileNet
4 9 (23.08%) IIS
5 5 (12.82%) Apache
6 2 (5.13%) Mule
6 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.56%) LiveCycle
7 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
6 2 (5.13%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Subversion
2 14 (35.90%) Eclipse
3 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (17.95%) Selenium
5 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 6 (15.38%) JMeter
5 6 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 6 (15.38%) JIRA
5 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.82%) Gradle
6 5 (12.82%) Artifactory
6 5 (12.82%) ReSharper
7 2 (5.13%) DbUnit
7 2 (5.13%) Maven
7 2 (5.13%) Ant
7 2 (5.13%) JUnit
8 1 (2.56%) NetBeans
8 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (25.64%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.56%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) Spring
2 18 (46.15%) Java SE
3 13 (33.33%) SOAP
4 12 (30.77%) jQuery
5 11 (28.21%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) CSS
6 10 (25.64%) REST
7 9 (23.08%) Drools
8 8 (20.51%) CSS3
8 8 (20.51%) HTML5
8 8 (20.51%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (20.51%) Spring MVC
8 8 (20.51%) JSON
8 8 (20.51%) Apache Camel
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 6 (15.38%) RESTful
10 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 6 (15.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Open Source
2 7 (17.95%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
1 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.13%) AIX
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Scrum
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Workflow
3 9 (23.08%) MVC
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 1 (2.56%) RUP
8 1 (2.56%) DSDM
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.56%) Document Management
8 1 (2.56%) Kanban
8 1 (2.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) Scala
3 7 (17.95%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) Korn
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) RHCSA
3 2 (5.13%) RHCT
3 2 (5.13%) RHCE
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Hyperic
2 2 (5.13%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) VMware
2 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
3 8 (20.51%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) ILOG
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Kofax
5 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.56%) Splunk