Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 50 101
Rank change year-on-year -37 +51 -63
Contract jobs citing JBoss 110 154 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.21% 3.58% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.24% 17.91% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 116 75
Scotland median daily rate £361 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.21% -9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £246 £258 £313
90th Percentile £527 £475 £518
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +5.88%

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 831 860 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.70% 20.02% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 520 502
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -5.33%
10th Percentile £223 £220 £180
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 27
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%
10th Percentile £15.77 £13.35 £13.75
90th Percentile £26.88 £42.00 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 80 £360 +5.88% 10
Glasgow -25 15 £344 -14.06% 2
Aberdeenshire 0 5 £400 -
Moray 0 2 £419 +4.69%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 85 (77.27%) Java
2 48 (43.64%) Hibernate
3 46 (41.82%) Java EE
4 44 (40.00%) XML
5 42 (38.18%) Maven
6 40 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (35.45%) SOA
8 35 (31.82%) Drools
9 34 (30.91%) Linux
10 32 (29.09%) XSLT
10 32 (29.09%) TDD
10 32 (29.09%) Spring
11 27 (24.55%) Red Hat
12 26 (23.64%) JPA
13 24 (21.82%) Scrum
13 24 (21.82%) Tomcat
14 23 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (20.00%) jBPM
15 22 (20.00%) Ansible
15 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 22 (20.00%) Oracle
16 21 (19.09%) JMS
17 20 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (17.27%) WebSphere
19 18 (16.36%) J2EE
19 18 (16.36%) SOAP
20 17 (15.45%) Eclipse
20 17 (15.45%) Workflow
20 17 (15.45%) Performance Monitoring
20 17 (15.45%) Jenkins

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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 24 (21.82%) Tomcat
2 19 (17.27%) WebSphere
3 14 (12.73%) Apache
4 11 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (7.27%) Jetty
5 8 (7.27%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.45%) IIS
7 5 (4.55%) Confluence
7 5 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.55%) IaaS
3 5 (4.55%) PaaS
4 2 (1.82%) GitHub
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Firewall
2 9 (8.18%) LDAP
3 8 (7.27%) AMQP
3 8 (7.27%) VPN
4 7 (6.36%) BIG-IP
4 7 (6.36%) NetScaler
5 6 (5.45%) Internet
5 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.55%) FTP
6 5 (4.55%) SMTP
7 4 (3.64%) DNS
7 4 (3.64%) Intranet
8 3 (2.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (2.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (2.73%) LAN
8 3 (2.73%) WAN
9 1 (0.91%) SSL
9 1 (0.91%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle Database
2 9 (8.18%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.27%) Couchbase
3 8 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.27%) Redis
3 8 (7.27%) Riak
4 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.64%) MySQL
6 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 42 (38.18%) Maven
2 17 (15.45%) Eclipse
2 17 (15.45%) Jenkins
3 15 (13.64%) Selenium
4 14 (12.73%) Subversion
5 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (8.18%) JIRA
7 8 (7.27%) Vagrant
8 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.36%) FitNesse
9 6 (5.45%) Ant
10 5 (4.55%) Artifactory
11 4 (3.64%) JUnit
12 3 (2.73%) JDeveloper
12 3 (2.73%) JProfiler
12 3 (2.73%) Log4j
12 3 (2.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 3 (2.73%) XMLSpy
13 1 (0.91%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 9 (8.18%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (59.09%) Developer
2 51 (46.36%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.27%) Architect
5 7 (6.36%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (6.36%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Senior Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Java Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Consultant
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (43.64%) Hibernate
2 46 (41.82%) Java EE
3 44 (40.00%) XML
4 35 (31.82%) Drools
5 32 (29.09%) Spring
5 32 (29.09%) XSLT
6 26 (23.64%) JPA
7 22 (20.00%) jBPM
8 21 (19.09%) JMS
9 18 (16.36%) J2EE
9 18 (16.36%) SOAP
10 16 (14.55%) Apache Camel
11 13 (11.82%) Middleware
11 13 (11.82%) Web Services
12 12 (10.91%) HTML
13 11 (10.00%) REST
14 9 (8.18%) jQuery
14 9 (8.18%) OSGi
14 9 (8.18%) XSD
15 8 (7.27%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) PKI
2 5 (4.55%) DataPower
3 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.82%) PMI
5 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.91%) Linux
2 20 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (12.73%) Windows
4 9 (8.18%) Unix
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) SOA
3 32 (29.09%) TDD
4 24 (21.82%) Scrum
5 23 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (15.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 17 (15.45%) Workflow
7 16 (14.55%) Change Control
7 16 (14.55%) ITIL
7 16 (14.55%) Mentoring
8 15 (13.64%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 14 (12.73%) DevOps
9 14 (12.73%) Open Source
10 13 (11.82%) BPMN
10 13 (11.82%) Business Process Modelling
11 12 (10.91%) Test Automation
12 11 (10.00%) UML
13 10 (9.09%) Microservices
13 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
14 9 (8.18%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (77.27%) Java
2 22 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.64%) Python
4 12 (10.91%) Perl
4 12 (10.91%) SQL
5 9 (8.18%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.27%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.73%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 5 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) Docker
2 7 (6.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (20.00%) Ansible
2 12 (10.91%) Puppet
3 10 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.27%) Cobbler
5 5 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.82%) SELinux
7 1 (0.91%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Red Hat
2 22 (20.00%) Oracle
3 12 (10.91%) IBM
4 10 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 8 (7.27%) F5
5 8 (7.27%) VMware
6 7 (6.36%) Citrix
6 7 (6.36%) HP
6 7 (6.36%) TIBCO
7 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.55%) Symantec
8 4 (3.64%) Adobe
8 4 (3.64%) Imperva
9 3 (2.73%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco
9 3 (2.73%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.73%) Guidewire
10 2 (1.82%) Informatica
11 1 (0.91%) CA