Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat JBoss
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 43 52
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -36
Contract jobs citing JBoss 80 100 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.72% 4.73% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.33% 22.57% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 84 70
Edinburgh median daily rate £360 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -12.26% -8.82%
10th Percentile £230 £227 £313
90th Percentile £519 £425 £525
Scotland median daily rate £361 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +3.21% -9.68% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

JBoss is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 490 443 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.67% 20.97% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 265 256
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £243 £218 £228
90th Percentile £538 £475 £501
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £356
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.75% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -52.98% +139.27%
10th Percentile £17.42 £11.35 £15.99
90th Percentile £29.40 £15.25 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Edinburgh

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JBoss in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Edinburgh

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JBoss also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 59 (73.75%) Java
2 44 (55.00%) Java EE
3 39 (48.75%) XML
4 38 (47.50%) Maven
5 34 (42.50%) Hibernate
5 34 (42.50%) SOA
6 31 (38.75%) Drools
7 30 (37.50%) Linux
8 28 (35.00%) XSLT
9 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (27.50%) Spring
10 22 (27.50%) Red Hat
11 21 (26.25%) jBPM
12 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (22.50%) TDD
15 17 (21.25%) Workflow
15 17 (21.25%) JPA
15 17 (21.25%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (20.00%) Change Control
16 16 (20.00%) Eclipse
16 16 (20.00%) Oracle
17 15 (18.75%) Firewall
17 15 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
18 14 (17.50%) DevOps
18 14 (17.50%) Subversion
18 14 (17.50%) ITIL
19 13 (16.25%) Windows
19 13 (16.25%) Apache
19 13 (16.25%) BPMN

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.25%) Apache
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.50%) IIS
5 5 (6.25%) Confluence
5 5 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.25%) IaaS
2 5 (6.25%) PaaS
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) Firewall
2 9 (11.25%) LDAP
3 8 (10.00%) VPN
4 7 (8.75%) BIG-IP
4 7 (8.75%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.25%) FTP
5 5 (6.25%) SMTP
5 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.00%) Internet
6 4 (5.00%) Intranet
7 3 (3.75%) DNS
7 3 (3.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (3.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (3.75%) LAN
7 3 (3.75%) WAN
8 1 (1.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (47.50%) Maven
2 16 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 14 (17.50%) Subversion
4 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.75%) Selenium
6 6 (7.50%) Ant
6 6 (7.50%) JIRA
7 5 (6.25%) Artifactory
8 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.75%) JProfiler
10 1 (1.25%) GitLab
10 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.25%) JUnit
10 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (11.25%) Banking
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (53.75%) Developer
2 38 (47.50%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Deployment Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.00%) Java EE
2 39 (48.75%) XML
3 34 (42.50%) Hibernate
4 31 (38.75%) Drools
5 28 (35.00%) XSLT
6 22 (27.50%) Spring
7 21 (26.25%) jBPM
8 17 (21.25%) JPA
9 12 (15.00%) Middleware
9 12 (15.00%) SOAP
10 9 (11.25%) JMS
10 9 (11.25%) jQuery
11 8 (10.00%) Web Services
11 8 (10.00%) XSD
12 7 (8.75%) Apache Camel
12 7 (8.75%) RESTful
13 6 (7.50%) .NET
13 6 (7.50%) Ajax
13 6 (7.50%) JSF
14 5 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) PKI
2 5 (6.25%) DataPower
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) PMI
5 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (16.25%) Windows
4 8 (10.00%) Unix
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) SOA
2 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (22.50%) TDD
5 17 (21.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 17 (21.25%) Workflow
6 16 (20.00%) Change Control
7 15 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 14 (17.50%) DevOps
8 14 (17.50%) ITIL
9 13 (16.25%) BPMN
9 13 (16.25%) Business Process Modelling
10 12 (15.00%) Open Source
11 9 (11.25%) Scrum
12 8 (10.00%) Migration
12 8 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
13 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
13 7 (8.75%) Open Source Development
14 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) Java
2 12 (15.00%) Perl
3 10 (12.50%) SQL
4 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.75%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Ansible
2 5 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.50%) Puppet
3 2 (2.50%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Red Hat
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 8 (10.00%) F5
4 8 (10.00%) VMware
5 7 (8.75%) Citrix
5 7 (8.75%) HP
6 5 (6.25%) IBM
6 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.25%) Symantec
7 4 (5.00%) Adobe
7 4 (5.00%) Imperva
8 3 (3.75%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.75%) Cisco
8 3 (3.75%) Fortinet