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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
England / North West
Rank 122 103 134
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +31
Contract jobs citing JBoss 11 55 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 1.48% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 9.00% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
421 611 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.02% 16.40% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 358 287
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £474 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 48 30
Median hourly rate £15.50 £25.92 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £49.00 £49.50
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 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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
Cheshire +3 4 £388 -7.46% 2
Merseyside -6 4 £385 +18.46%
Manchester -2 2 £450 +12.50% 6
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 26 (63.41%) WebSphere
2 20 (48.78%) WebLogic
2 20 (48.78%) Tomcat
3 19 (46.34%) Java
4 17 (41.46%) Unix
4 17 (41.46%) Middleware
5 12 (29.27%) Apache
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle
6 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (24.39%) Banking
7 10 (24.39%) J2EE
7 10 (24.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (21.95%) GlassFish
8 9 (21.95%) IBM
8 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
8 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
8 9 (21.95%) HTTP
9 8 (19.51%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) Clustering
10 7 (17.07%) TDD
10 7 (17.07%) SSL
10 7 (17.07%) Python
10 7 (17.07%) Perl
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Web Services
10 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (14.63%) nginx
11 6 (14.63%) Jenkins

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 26 (63.41%) WebSphere
2 20 (48.78%) Tomcat
2 20 (48.78%) WebLogic
3 12 (29.27%) Apache
4 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (21.95%) GlassFish
6 6 (14.63%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (14.63%) nginx
7 5 (12.20%) IIS
8 3 (7.32%) Liferay
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (4.88%) Mule
9 2 (4.88%) Mule ESB
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (2.44%) Confluence
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
2 7 (17.07%) SSL
3 5 (12.20%) Kerberos
4 4 (9.76%) LDAP
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) DB2
3 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
2 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.20%) Hudson
4 4 (9.76%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (7.32%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) Gradle
6 2 (4.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.44%) Lombardi
7 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Developer
1 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Middleware Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Middleware
2 10 (24.39%) J2EE
2 10 (24.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) EJB
4 6 (14.63%) Spring
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (12.20%) REST
5 5 (12.20%) SOAP
6 4 (9.76%) JSTL
6 4 (9.76%) Struts
6 4 (9.76%) Swing
6 4 (9.76%) SWT
7 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.32%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) XML
8 2 (4.88%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) JPA
8 2 (4.88%) Struts2
8 2 (4.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) DataPower
5 1 (2.44%) Derivative
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Unix
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
6 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.20%) OO
6 5 (12.20%) Open Source
6 5 (12.20%) RUP
6 5 (12.20%) UML
6 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.76%) RAD
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
2 7 (17.07%) Python
3 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) Jython
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Groovy
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.44%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) IBM
2 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.20%) Sybase
4 4 (9.76%) hybris
5 3 (7.32%) Chordiant
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) CA
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Kony
7 1 (2.44%) Sencha
7 1 (2.44%) Yahoo!