The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
North West / Merseyside
Rank 37 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.29% 2.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.45% 9.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £385 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.55%

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

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 73 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.00% 22.81% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 26
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Liverpool -8 4 £385 +18.46%
JBoss
North West

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Liferay
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mule ESB
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Mule
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Chordiant
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) nginx

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Liferay
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Mule
4 2 (22.22%) Mule ESB
5 1 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Chordiant