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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 80 101 120
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Contract jobs citing JBoss 86 49 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.29% 1.32% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.31% 9.06% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 5
Median daily rate £400 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £385 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 - £37.49
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
601 541 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.02% 14.55% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 312 215
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 30
Median hourly rate £14.34 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

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 June 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 June 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
Cheshire +19 29 £405 +1.25%
Manchester -6 26 £400 -1.84% 8
Lancashire +4 20 £445 +11.25%
Merseyside - 7 £325 - 1
JBoss
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 113 (80.14%) Java
2 91 (64.54%) Linux
3 72 (51.06%) Oracle
4 58 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (40.43%) XML
6 51 (36.17%) Tomcat
6 51 (36.17%) IBM
7 48 (34.04%) Apache
8 45 (31.91%) HTML
9 42 (29.79%) Middleware
10 41 (29.08%) CSS
10 41 (29.08%) REST
11 39 (27.66%) SOAP
11 39 (27.66%) HTTP
12 38 (26.95%) SOA
12 38 (26.95%) MySQL
12 38 (26.95%) Banking
13 36 (25.53%) JSON
14 35 (24.82%) JDBC
15 34 (24.11%) Apache Camel
16 33 (23.40%) High Availability
17 32 (22.70%) ActiveMQ
17 32 (22.70%) J2EE
18 31 (21.99%) PostgreSQL
19 30 (21.28%) WebSphere
20 29 (20.57%) HTML5
20 29 (20.57%) JSP
21 28 (19.86%) Web Services
22 27 (19.15%) SQL

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 51 (36.17%) Tomcat
2 48 (34.04%) Apache
3 30 (21.28%) WebSphere
4 22 (15.60%) WebLogic
5 13 (9.22%) ATG Dynamo
6 9 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (5.67%) CICS
8 7 (4.96%) IIS
8 7 (4.96%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.84%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (2.84%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (2.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (2.84%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.42%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.42%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.42%) Liferay
10 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.71%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.66%) HTTP
2 14 (9.93%) Internet
3 9 (6.38%) DNS
3 9 (6.38%) SSL
4 3 (2.13%) Firewall
5 2 (1.42%) LAN
5 2 (1.42%) SSH
5 2 (1.42%) WAN
6 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.95%) MySQL
2 31 (21.99%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (9.93%) Hadoop
4 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.38%) DB2
6 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.71%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (12.06%) Maven
2 13 (9.22%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.80%) Subversion
5 10 (7.09%) Ant
6 8 (5.67%) ClearCase
7 6 (4.26%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.26%) JUnit
7 6 (4.26%) Selenium
8 5 (3.55%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.84%) Gradle
9 4 (2.84%) Introscope
10 2 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (26.95%) Banking
2 19 (13.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.13%) Electronics
3 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.71%) Advertising
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (43.26%) Developer
2 58 (41.13%) Java Developer
3 39 (27.66%) Architect
4 12 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (8.51%) Technical Architect
5 10 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (7.09%) Unix Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) Systems Architect
6 9 (6.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 8 (5.67%) Digital Architect
7 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.96%) Digital Technical Architect
8 7 (4.96%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.26%) Administrator
9 6 (4.26%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (40.43%) XML
2 45 (31.91%) HTML
3 42 (29.79%) Middleware
4 41 (29.08%) CSS
4 41 (29.08%) REST
5 39 (27.66%) SOAP
6 36 (25.53%) JSON
7 35 (24.82%) JDBC
8 34 (24.11%) Apache Camel
9 32 (22.70%) ActiveMQ
9 32 (22.70%) J2EE
10 29 (20.57%) HTML5
10 29 (20.57%) JSP
11 28 (19.86%) Web Services
12 22 (15.60%) CSS3
13 17 (12.06%) AngularJS
14 15 (10.64%) Spring
15 13 (9.22%) Ajax
15 13 (9.22%) XSD
16 10 (7.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) PMI
2 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.67%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.96%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (4.26%) Clustering
4 6 (4.26%) Smart Meter
5 5 (3.55%) SCADA
6 4 (2.84%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.42%) LPAR
7 2 (1.42%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.42%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.71%) iPad
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (64.54%) Linux
2 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (14.18%) Unix
4 11 (7.80%) Windows
5 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.84%) AIX
7 2 (1.42%) HPUX
7 2 (1.42%) Solaris
7 2 (1.42%) SUSE
7 2 (1.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.95%) SOA
3 33 (23.40%) High Availability
4 26 (18.44%) Open Source
5 20 (14.18%) E-business
6 19 (13.48%) Microservices
6 19 (13.48%) SDLC
7 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2
7 14 (9.93%) Project Management
8 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.51%) System Testing
10 11 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.80%) Front End Development
11 10 (7.09%) Incident Management
11 10 (7.09%) Prototyping
11 10 (7.09%) Validation
12 9 (6.38%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.38%) Waterfall
13 8 (5.67%) CMMI
13 8 (5.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (80.14%) Java
2 58 (41.13%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.15%) SQL
4 20 (14.18%) C
4 20 (14.18%) C++
5 16 (11.35%) COBOL
6 8 (5.67%) Assembly Language
6 8 (5.67%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.96%) PHP
8 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.42%) Jython
10 2 (1.42%) Korn
10 2 (1.42%) Perl
10 2 (1.42%) Python
10 2 (1.42%) Ruby
11 1 (0.71%) Lua
11 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) PMI Certification
1 14 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (4.96%) MCITP
3 7 (4.96%) MCTS
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.96%) RHCE
4 5 (3.55%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.13%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.96%) UAG
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.42%) Docker
4 2 (1.42%) Firmware
4 2 (1.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) Puppet
2 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (4.26%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.84%) CA Wily
4 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.42%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.42%) nmon
Vendors
1 72 (51.06%) Oracle
2 51 (36.17%) IBM
3 25 (17.73%) Red Hat
4 13 (9.22%) ATG
5 8 (5.67%) Chordiant
5 8 (5.67%) ServiceNow
5 8 (5.67%) VMware
6 7 (4.96%) Brocade
6 7 (4.96%) Endeca
6 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.96%) Sun
7 6 (4.26%) Curam
7 6 (4.26%) HP
8 4 (2.84%) Axway
8 4 (2.84%) CA
9 2 (1.42%) Apple
9 2 (1.42%) Perforce
10 1 (0.71%) Google
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.71%) webMethods
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