The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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.

Red Hat JBoss
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 50 82
Rank change year-on-year -24 +32  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 35 88 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.97% 3.37% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.41% 18.72% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 58 23
Median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £586 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 282 470 461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.83% 17.99% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 287 258
Median daily rate £358 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +0.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.18% -31.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -25 16 £360 -11.38% 4
Moray - 11 £375 -
Glasgow -4 7 £400 +6.66% 1
JBoss
UK

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

1 51 (71.83%) Java
2 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.62%) Oracle
4 25 (35.21%) HTML
4 25 (35.21%) SOA
4 25 (35.21%) Java EE
4 25 (35.21%) Scrum
5 24 (33.80%) J2EE
5 24 (33.80%) Linux
6 23 (32.39%) TDD
7 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
8 18 (25.35%) JMS
9 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
9 17 (23.94%) XML
9 17 (23.94%) Maven
9 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
9 17 (23.94%) DevOps
10 16 (22.54%) SOAP
10 16 (22.54%) CSS
11 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
11 15 (21.13%) MVC
12 14 (19.72%) SQL
12 14 (19.72%) Apache
12 14 (19.72%) Python
12 14 (19.72%) Apache Camel
12 14 (19.72%) REST
12 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
13 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
13 13 (18.31%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (19.72%) Apache
2 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.82%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.82%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.41%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.23%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.82%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
1 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.63%) DB2
3 4 (5.63%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
2 17 (23.94%) Maven
3 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
4 12 (16.90%) Cucumber
5 11 (15.49%) JIRA
6 6 (8.45%) GitLab
7 5 (7.04%) JProfiler
7 5 (7.04%) Selenium
8 3 (4.23%) Subversion
9 2 (2.82%) Log4j
10 1 (1.41%) Ant
10 1 (1.41%) Babel
10 1 (1.41%) Mocha
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Law
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Consultant
4 8 (11.27%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (9.86%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) DBA
9 3 (4.23%) JSP Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.23%) MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Scrum Master
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.23%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
9 3 (4.23%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) HTML
1 25 (35.21%) Java EE
2 24 (33.80%) J2EE
3 18 (25.35%) JMS
4 17 (23.94%) XML
5 16 (22.54%) CSS
5 16 (22.54%) SOAP
6 14 (19.72%) Apache Camel
6 14 (19.72%) REST
7 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
7 13 (18.31%) Web Services
8 12 (16.90%) Apache CXF
8 12 (16.90%) HTML5
8 12 (16.90%) XSLT
9 11 (15.49%) Drools
9 11 (15.49%) JPA
9 11 (15.49%) Play Framework
10 10 (14.08%) Hibernate
11 9 (12.68%) Gherkin
11 9 (12.68%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Fintech
2 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Linux
2 9 (12.68%) AIX
3 4 (5.63%) Windows
4 3 (4.23%) Unix
5 2 (2.82%) Tru64
6 1 (1.41%) HPUX
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) Scrum
2 25 (35.21%) SOA
3 23 (32.39%) TDD
4 17 (23.94%) DevOps
5 15 (21.13%) MVC
6 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.49%) Coaching
7 11 (15.49%) Pair Programming
8 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
9 9 (12.68%) Front End Development
9 9 (12.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (12.68%) Web Design
10 8 (11.27%) Microservices
10 8 (11.27%) Web Development
11 6 (8.45%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (7.04%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 5 (7.04%) BDD
12 5 (7.04%) OO
12 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) Java
2 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) Python
3 14 (19.72%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) Scala
5 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.45%) Ruby
6 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) KVM
3 1 (1.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Ansible
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (7.04%) logstash
4 4 (5.63%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (5.63%) Data Guard
4 4 (5.63%) Puppet
5 3 (4.23%) TIBCO Hawk
6 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (2.82%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Oracle
2 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.68%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.82%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) Misys
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) F5
7 1 (1.41%) PlateSpin
7 1 (1.41%) Sun
7 1 (1.41%) Veritas
7 1 (1.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
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