The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 102 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.090% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.77% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £360 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
397 304 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.52% 13.76% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 176 147
Average daily rate £388 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.39% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.17 £21.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss across the West Midlands region.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Birmingham - 3 £475 - 2
Walsall - 1 - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 29 (93.55%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 21 (67.74%) UNIX
3 20 (64.52%) WebLogic
4 19 (61.29%) J2EE
5 18 (58.06%) Linux
6 17 (54.84%) Apache
6 17 (54.84%) Puppet
6 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
7 16 (51.61%) Maven
7 16 (51.61%) Subversion
8 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
8 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
8 15 (48.39%) Hudson
8 15 (48.39%) Open Source
9 14 (45.16%) BEA
9 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
9 14 (45.16%) Windows
9 14 (45.16%) AIX
10 13 (41.94%) Solaris
10 13 (41.94%) Perl
10 13 (41.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (41.94%) JIRA
10 13 (41.94%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (41.94%) DevOps
11 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (35.48%) Confluence
12 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (32.26%) Squid

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (64.52%) WebLogic
2 17 (54.84%) Apache
3 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
4 11 (35.48%) Confluence
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (51.61%) Subversion
2 16 (51.61%) Maven
3 15 (48.39%) Hudson
4 13 (41.94%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Platform Architect
3 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) J2EE
2 13 (41.94%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) XML
5 6 (19.35%) JSP
6 5 (16.13%) Servlets
6 5 (16.13%) Spring
7 3 (9.68%) JSF
7 3 (9.68%) CSS
7 3 (9.68%) JMS
7 3 (9.68%) Middleware
7 3 (9.68%) HTML
7 3 (9.68%) Struts
7 3 (9.68%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.23%) SOAP
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (3.23%) jQuery
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Open Source
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) UNIX
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) AIX
4 13 (41.94%) Solaris
4 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (41.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.68%) C
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
3 14 (45.16%) BEA
4 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 3 (9.68%) Vitria
4 3 (9.68%) Pega
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) Talend
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
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