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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 38 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs citing JBoss 36 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.99% 0.72% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.35% 3.62% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 2
Average daily rate
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£394 £285 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% -45.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.13
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
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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
186 138 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.62% 19.88% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 80 52
Average daily rate £378 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £200 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 August 2015.

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 28 August 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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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 +20 34 £400 +40.35% 9
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (62.50%) Linux
2 44 (55.00%) Java
3 37 (46.25%) Tomcat
4 34 (42.50%) Red Hat
5 30 (37.50%) Oracle
6 27 (33.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (31.25%) Middleware
9 24 (30.00%) J2EE
9 24 (30.00%) Oracle Database
10 23 (28.75%) Eclipse
10 23 (28.75%) Scrum
11 22 (27.50%) Maven
11 22 (27.50%) Hibernate
12 21 (26.25%) WebSphere
12 21 (26.25%) Spring
13 19 (23.75%) Subversion
13 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
14 18 (22.50%) Security Cleared
14 18 (22.50%) Cucumber
14 18 (22.50%) HTTP
14 18 (22.50%) Web Services
15 17 (21.25%) SOAP
15 17 (21.25%) SOA
15 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (20.00%) Java SE
17 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (18.75%) Shell Script
17 15 (18.75%) XML
17 15 (18.75%) JVM Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (46.25%) Tomcat
2 21 (26.25%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.75%) WildFly
4 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (8.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (5.00%) Apache
7 3 (3.75%) FileNet
7 3 (3.75%) Liferay
8 2 (2.50%) Node.js
8 2 (2.50%) nginx
8 2 (2.50%) ArcSDE
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.50%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) HTTP
2 14 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.50%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.25%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Eclipse
2 22 (27.50%) Maven
3 19 (23.75%) Subversion
3 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
4 18 (22.50%) Cucumber
5 12 (15.00%) JMeter
6 10 (12.50%) Selenium
7 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.75%) JIRA
9 2 (2.50%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.50%) Ant
9 2 (2.50%) Gradle
9 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.25%) JUnit
10 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Middleware Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Administrator
5 5 (6.25%) Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) Tester
7 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.75%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (2.50%) Automated Tester
8 2 (2.50%) Scala Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) Middleware
2 24 (30.00%) J2EE
3 22 (27.50%) Hibernate
4 21 (26.25%) Spring
5 18 (22.50%) Web Services
6 17 (21.25%) SOAP
7 16 (20.00%) Java SE
8 15 (18.75%) XML
9 14 (17.50%) MyBatis
10 13 (16.25%) REST
11 9 (11.25%) HTML
12 8 (10.00%) CSS
13 6 (7.50%) jQuery
14 5 (6.25%) CSS3
14 5 (6.25%) JSF
14 5 (6.25%) HTML5
15 4 (5.00%) Ajax
15 4 (5.00%) JAX-RS
15 4 (5.00%) RESTful
15 4 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.50%) GIS
1 2 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (62.50%) Linux
2 27 (33.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.75%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Scrum
3 17 (21.25%) SOA
3 17 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (18.75%) JVM Tuning
5 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
6 11 (13.75%) DevOps
6 11 (13.75%) Line Management
7 7 (8.75%) Performance Testing
7 7 (8.75%) TDD
7 7 (8.75%) BDD
8 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.75%) Open Source
10 3 (3.75%) BPEL
10 3 (3.75%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) Java
2 15 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.25%) SQL
4 4 (5.00%) Ruby
4 4 (5.00%) Scala
4 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.75%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) Perl
6 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) RHCE
4 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) vCloud
3 1 (1.25%) Postfix
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.25%) Nagios
3 1 (1.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Red Hat
2 30 (37.50%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) IBM
4 2 (2.50%) Mapinfo
4 2 (2.50%) ESRI
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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