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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 32 50
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 17 66 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.90% 4.35% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.17% 20.75% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 49 19
Median daily rate £368 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £274 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £584 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +12.35% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

JBoss is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 120 318 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.38% 20.96% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 182 127
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing JBoss as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 34 (77.27%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) Java EE
3 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (43.18%) Oracle
4 18 (40.91%) TDD
5 17 (38.64%) HTML
5 17 (38.64%) XML
5 17 (38.64%) SOA
6 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
6 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (29.55%) Scrum
7 13 (29.55%) Eclipse
7 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
8 12 (27.27%) HTML5
8 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
8 12 (27.27%) Web Services
8 12 (27.27%) XSLT
9 11 (25.00%) JPA
9 11 (25.00%) Drools
10 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
10 10 (22.73%) Maven
10 10 (22.73%) J2EE
10 10 (22.73%) JMS
10 10 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
10 10 (22.73%) Coaching
11 9 (20.45%) JSP
11 9 (20.45%) Linux
11 9 (20.45%) Finance
11 9 (20.45%) RESTful

JBoss
Top Related 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 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.82%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) DB2
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Eclipse
2 10 (22.73%) Maven
3 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.36%) JProfiler
5 4 (9.09%) Subversion
6 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.55%) Ant
7 2 (4.55%) Log4j
8 1 (2.27%) Babel
8 1 (2.27%) Mocha
8 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Law
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) JSP Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.82%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
7 3 (6.82%) TIBCO Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) Java EE
2 17 (38.64%) HTML
2 17 (38.64%) XML
3 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
4 12 (27.27%) HTML5
4 12 (27.27%) Web Services
4 12 (27.27%) XSLT
5 11 (25.00%) Drools
5 11 (25.00%) JPA
6 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 10 (22.73%) J2EE
6 10 (22.73%) JMS
7 9 (20.45%) jBPM
7 9 (20.45%) JSP
7 9 (20.45%) RESTful
8 8 (18.18%) CSS
8 8 (18.18%) SOAP
9 7 (15.91%) React
9 7 (15.91%) XSD
10 6 (13.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.82%) Fintech
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) AIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) TDD
3 17 (38.64%) SOA
4 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (29.55%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) Coaching
6 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 8 (18.18%) DevOps
8 7 (15.91%) MVC
9 5 (11.36%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 5 (11.36%) OO
9 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (9.09%) Open Source
11 3 (6.82%) BPMN
11 3 (6.82%) Content Management
11 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.82%) Pair Programming
11 3 (6.82%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (6.82%) UML
11 3 (6.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (4.55%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Misys
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) Xamarin