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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 93 108
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 16 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.75% 2.22% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 10.25% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 49 12
Median daily rate £400 £360 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -11.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £305 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 -

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 336 634 535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.67% 21.62% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 341 271
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £238 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £14.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Glasgow -1 5 £400 +10.34% 3
Edinburgh -28 5 £338 -6.25% 6
Aberdeenshire - 2 £400 - 2
Moray - 2 £419 -
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 33 (64.71%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) J2EE
2 25 (49.02%) Linux
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 19 (37.25%) Maven
4 19 (37.25%) REST
5 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 17 (33.33%) SOA
6 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
6 16 (31.37%) JMS
6 16 (31.37%) SOAP
6 16 (31.37%) Apache Camel
7 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 14 (27.45%) SQL
8 14 (27.45%) HTML
8 14 (27.45%) Scrum
8 14 (27.45%) Java EE
9 13 (25.49%) JIRA
9 13 (25.49%) Pair Programming
9 13 (25.49%) MVC
9 13 (25.49%) Oracle
9 13 (25.49%) Apache
9 13 (25.49%) Microservices
10 12 (23.53%) DevOps
10 12 (23.53%) Cucumber
10 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
10 12 (23.53%) Scala
11 11 (21.57%) Apache CXF
11 11 (21.57%) JDBC

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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 13 (25.49%) Apache
2 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.61%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.92%) Confluence
6 2 (3.92%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (3.92%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.80%) DB2
5 2 (3.92%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 19 (37.25%) Maven
3 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 13 (25.49%) JIRA
5 12 (23.53%) Cucumber
6 6 (11.76%) GitLab
7 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
8 4 (7.84%) Selenium
8 4 (7.84%) Subversion
9 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 7 (13.73%) Law
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) DevOps Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) DBA
7 4 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.92%) DevOps Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (3.92%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.92%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) J2EE
2 19 (37.25%) REST
3 16 (31.37%) Apache Camel
3 16 (31.37%) JMS
3 16 (31.37%) SOAP
4 14 (27.45%) HTML
4 14 (27.45%) Java EE
5 11 (21.57%) Apache CXF
5 11 (21.57%) Gherkin
5 11 (21.57%) JDBC
5 11 (21.57%) Play Framework
6 10 (19.61%) OSGi
7 9 (17.65%) CSS
8 8 (15.69%) Ehcache
8 8 (15.69%) SAML
9 7 (13.73%) XML
10 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.76%) JPA
11 5 (9.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) AIX
3 4 (7.84%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) SOA
3 14 (27.45%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) Microservices
4 13 (25.49%) MVC
4 13 (25.49%) Pair Programming
5 12 (23.53%) DevOps
6 10 (19.61%) TDD
7 9 (17.65%) Front End Development
8 8 (15.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (15.69%) Web Design
9 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.73%) Web Development
10 6 (11.76%) Coaching
10 6 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.84%) BDD
11 4 (7.84%) OO
12 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) Scala
5 10 (19.61%) Python
6 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 6 (11.76%) Ruby
6 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) VB
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) logstash
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.92%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) TeamSite
3 2 (3.92%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Pega
5 2 (3.92%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
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