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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 118 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing JBoss 10 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.88% 2.70% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£463 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £314 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £418 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +40.93%
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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
533 370 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.67% 15.65% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 197 140
Average daily rate £375 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.71% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 24
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.97 £21.40 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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 17 April 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
Staffordshire -9 3 - -
Birmingham -9 2 £475 +65.21% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - - 3
Coventry - - - -
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England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (93.94%) Java
2 24 (72.73%) WebLogic
3 23 (69.70%) UNIX
4 21 (63.64%) Jenkins
5 20 (60.61%) Subversion
6 19 (57.58%) J2EE
6 19 (57.58%) Oracle
7 18 (54.55%) Linux
8 17 (51.52%) Apache
8 17 (51.52%) Puppet
9 16 (48.48%) Maven
9 16 (48.48%) Open Source
9 16 (48.48%) Windows
10 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
10 15 (45.45%) Hudson
11 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
11 14 (42.42%) BEA
11 14 (42.42%) AIX
11 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
12 13 (39.39%) Solaris
12 13 (39.39%) Perl
12 13 (39.39%) DevOps
12 13 (39.39%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (39.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (39.39%) JIRA
13 11 (33.33%) Confluence
13 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
14 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (30.30%) Squid

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (72.73%) WebLogic
2 17 (51.52%) Apache
3 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
4 11 (33.33%) Confluence
5 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 20 (60.61%) Subversion
3 16 (48.48%) Maven
4 15 (45.45%) Hudson
5 13 (39.39%) JIRA
6 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
7 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.03%) Ant
8 1 (3.03%) JUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Selenium
8 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Platform Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Rapid Application Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) J2EE
2 13 (39.39%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) Spring
5 4 (12.12%) JSP
5 4 (12.12%) Servlets
6 3 (9.09%) Struts
6 3 (9.09%) JMS
6 3 (9.09%) Middleware
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.03%) .NET
8 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.03%) JSF
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) RESTful
8 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Open Source
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) UNIX
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 16 (48.48%) Windows
4 14 (42.42%) AIX
5 13 (39.39%) Solaris
5 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (39.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps
2 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Document Management
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Process Management
8 1 (3.03%) Information Security
8 1 (3.03%) RAD
8 1 (3.03%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) Perl
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) XQuery
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 14 (42.42%) BEA
4 3 (9.09%) Vitria
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) Pega
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) i2
6 1 (3.03%) Talend
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