The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 49 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing JBoss 9 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 1.98% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.91% 18.02% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.00%
JBoss
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 111 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.44% 11.00% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 75 59
Median daily rate £398 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £283 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing JBoss as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss across the Cheshire region.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington 0 3 - - 1
Knutsford +2 2 £425 +3.03%
Chester - 2 £375 -
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
3 9 (42.86%) Middleware
3 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (38.10%) Unix
5 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (28.57%) Apache
6 6 (28.57%) LDAP
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 6 (28.57%) SSL
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Clustering
7 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
7 5 (23.81%) HTTP
7 5 (23.81%) Open Source
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) Spring
9 3 (14.29%) Jython
9 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
1 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (28.57%) Apache
5 3 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (14.29%) nginx
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LDAP
1 6 (28.57%) SSL
2 5 (23.81%) HTTP
3 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 3 (14.29%) Hudson
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Gradle
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Middleware Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) JSTL
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) Struts
4 2 (9.52%) XMPP
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) RAD
6 2 (9.52%) RUP
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) Jython
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) BladeLogic
1 3 (14.29%) CA Wily
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) CA
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) hybris
5 1 (4.76%) Apple