The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 108 133 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Contract jobs citing JBoss 42 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 0.85% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.53% 5.97% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £400 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.26 £45.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +6.50%
JBoss
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
558 637 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.95% 14.23% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 400 268
Median daily rate £400 £425 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.94 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £27.50 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Manchester +8 21 £400 -5.88% 6
Cheshire +16 11 £413 -15.38%
Merseyside - 6 £456 - 2
Lancashire +15 3 £455 +7.05%
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 89 (69.53%) Java
2 75 (58.59%) Linux
3 56 (43.75%) Tomcat
4 53 (41.41%) Oracle
4 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (35.94%) Apache
6 43 (33.59%) Middleware
7 41 (32.03%) HTTP
8 38 (29.69%) XML
9 37 (28.91%) MySQL
9 37 (28.91%) REST
10 36 (28.13%) IBM
10 36 (28.13%) JSON
11 35 (27.34%) SOAP
12 34 (26.56%) JavaScript
13 32 (25.00%) SOA
14 31 (24.22%) JDBC
14 31 (24.22%) Banking
14 31 (24.22%) Open Source
14 31 (24.22%) Apache Camel
15 29 (22.66%) ActiveMQ
16 28 (21.88%) WebSphere
16 28 (21.88%) Red Hat
16 28 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (21.88%) High Availability
17 26 (20.31%) J2EE
17 26 (20.31%) CSS
18 24 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 23 (17.97%) HTML
20 20 (15.63%) Microservices

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 56 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 46 (35.94%) Apache
3 28 (21.88%) WebSphere
4 18 (14.06%) WebLogic
5 17 (13.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (6.25%) GlassFish
6 8 (6.25%) IIS
6 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.91%) ATG Dynamo
8 4 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (3.13%) Liferay
8 4 (3.13%) Tuxedo
9 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.34%) Mule
10 2 (1.56%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (32.03%) HTTP
2 12 (9.38%) Internet
2 12 (9.38%) SSL
3 9 (7.03%) DNS
4 4 (3.13%) LDAP
5 3 (2.34%) Firewall
6 2 (1.56%) LAN
6 2 (1.56%) SSH
6 2 (1.56%) WAN
7 1 (0.78%) DMZ
7 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.91%) MySQL
2 28 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 16 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.78%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (14.06%) Eclipse
2 16 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.16%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.59%) Maven
5 8 (6.25%) JUnit
6 7 (5.47%) Selenium
7 6 (4.69%) Eclipse RCP
7 6 (4.69%) SonarQube
8 5 (3.91%) Hudson
9 4 (3.13%) Gradle
9 4 (3.13%) JIRA
10 2 (1.56%) Ant
10 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.56%) Introscope
10 2 (1.56%) Subversion
11 1 (0.78%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.78%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.78%) Mockito
11 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (24.22%) Banking
2 8 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (41.41%) Developer
2 49 (38.28%) Java Developer
3 35 (27.34%) Architect
4 14 (10.94%) Administrator
5 11 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.03%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Digital Architect
7 8 (6.25%) Systems Architect
8 7 (5.47%) Digital Technical Architect
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Java Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Middleware Administrator
10 5 (3.91%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.91%) WebSphere Administrator
11 4 (3.13%) Agile Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.59%) Middleware
2 38 (29.69%) XML
3 37 (28.91%) REST
4 36 (28.13%) JSON
5 35 (27.34%) SOAP
6 31 (24.22%) Apache Camel
6 31 (24.22%) JDBC
7 29 (22.66%) ActiveMQ
8 26 (20.31%) CSS
8 26 (20.31%) J2EE
9 23 (17.97%) HTML
10 19 (14.84%) Spring
11 18 (14.06%) HTML5
11 18 (14.06%) Web Services
12 16 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 15 (11.72%) CSS3
14 13 (10.16%) JSP
15 8 (6.25%) LAMP
15 8 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
16 7 (5.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Clustering
2 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.69%) PMI
3 6 (4.69%) Smart Meter
4 5 (3.91%) SCADA
5 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.13%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) LPAR
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (58.59%) Linux
2 24 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (13.28%) Unix
4 12 (9.38%) Windows
5 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.34%) AIX
6 3 (2.34%) Solaris
6 3 (2.34%) SUSE
7 2 (1.56%) HPUX
7 2 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.00%) SOA
3 31 (24.22%) Open Source
4 28 (21.88%) High Availability
5 20 (15.63%) Microservices
6 14 (10.94%) E-business
7 12 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.59%) Front End Development
8 11 (8.59%) Validation
9 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.25%) MVC
9 8 (6.25%) Scrum
10 7 (5.47%) SDLC
11 6 (4.69%) Capacity Management
11 6 (4.69%) ITIL
11 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.69%) Project Management
11 6 (4.69%) Security Management
12 5 (3.91%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 89 (69.53%) Java
2 34 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (11.72%) C
4 14 (10.94%) C++
5 8 (6.25%) COBOL
5 8 (6.25%) PHP
6 7 (5.47%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.69%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.69%) SQL
8 5 (3.91%) Jython
9 1 (0.78%) C#
9 1 (0.78%) Lua
9 1 (0.78%) Perl
9 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.78%) Python
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) MCITP
2 7 (5.47%) MCTS
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.47%) RHCE
3 6 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (4.69%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) Degree
6 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.47%) UAG
3 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Docker
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) vCloud
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.81%) Puppet
2 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (4.69%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.91%) CA Wily
5 3 (2.34%) BladeLogic
5 3 (2.34%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.56%) nmon
7 1 (0.78%) Ansible
7 1 (0.78%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.78%) Kibana
7 1 (0.78%) logstash
7 1 (0.78%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.78%) Salt
7 1 (0.78%) SCCM
7 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (41.41%) Oracle
2 36 (28.13%) IBM
3 28 (21.88%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.81%) VMware
5 7 (5.47%) Brocade
5 7 (5.47%) HP
5 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.69%) Endeca
6 6 (4.69%) Sybase
7 5 (3.91%) ATG
7 5 (3.91%) CA
8 3 (2.34%) Axway
8 3 (2.34%) Curam
9 2 (1.56%) Apple
9 2 (1.56%) Google
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix
10 1 (0.78%) SAP
10 1 (0.78%) Sun
10 1 (0.78%) webMethods
10 1 (0.78%) WSO2