The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 30 April 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 9 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.52% 1.20% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 7.84% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +8.57%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 108 102 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 18.18% 15.36% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 49 84
Median daily rate £358 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% -10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £200 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
4 8 (61.54%) DevOps
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) PHP
5 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 7 (53.85%) Ruby
5 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
5 7 (53.85%) GitLab
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (46.15%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) IBM
8 3 (23.08%) Kafka
8 3 (23.08%) Apache Flume
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (23.08%) logstash
8 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) iPlanet
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 7 (53.85%) GitLab
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) Kafka
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (7.69%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) SUSE
3 1 (7.69%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (53.85%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Flume
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) logstash
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) PlateSpin
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) VMware