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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 74 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +8
Contract jobs citing JBoss 93 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.39% 1.03% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.15% 6.56% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 27 6
Median daily rate £395 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £451 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
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
707 579 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.13% 15.76% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 327 218
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 27
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.84 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -32.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £35.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

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 May 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 May 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 +21 38 £394 -4.54% 2
Manchester -2 22 £395 -1.37% 6
Lancashire +15 20 £360 -0.68%
Merseyside - 11 £325 - 2
JBoss
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JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 120 (81.08%) Java
2 85 (57.43%) Linux
3 73 (49.32%) Oracle
4 61 (41.22%) JavaScript
5 58 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (39.19%) XML
6 53 (35.81%) Apache
7 49 (33.11%) Tomcat
7 49 (33.11%) HTML
8 48 (32.43%) IBM
9 45 (30.41%) Banking
10 43 (29.05%) CSS
11 41 (27.70%) J2EE
12 37 (25.00%) Middleware
12 37 (25.00%) REST
13 35 (23.65%) SOAP
13 35 (23.65%) HTTP
13 35 (23.65%) Apache Camel
14 34 (22.97%) MySQL
15 33 (22.30%) SOA
16 31 (20.95%) JDBC
16 31 (20.95%) WebSphere
16 31 (20.95%) JSON
17 30 (20.27%) JSP
18 28 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
18 28 (18.92%) High Availability
18 28 (18.92%) HTML5
19 27 (18.24%) Red Hat
19 27 (18.24%) Web Services
19 27 (18.24%) 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 53 (35.81%) Apache
2 49 (33.11%) Tomcat
3 31 (20.95%) WebSphere
4 24 (16.22%) WebLogic
5 14 (9.46%) ATG Dynamo
6 11 (7.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (5.41%) CICS
8 7 (4.73%) IIS
8 7 (4.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.38%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (3.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (2.70%) iPlanet
10 4 (2.70%) Tuxedo
11 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.68%) Liferay
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.65%) HTTP
2 16 (10.81%) Internet
3 11 (7.43%) SSL
4 9 (6.08%) DNS
5 4 (2.70%) Firewall
6 2 (1.35%) SSH
7 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.68%) LDAP
7 1 (0.68%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) MySQL
2 28 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (7.43%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.08%) DB2
4 9 (6.08%) Hadoop
4 9 (6.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.68%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (14.86%) Maven
2 19 (12.84%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.49%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.78%) Ant
4 13 (8.78%) Subversion
5 8 (5.41%) ClearCase
6 7 (4.73%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.73%) Gradle
7 6 (4.05%) Selenium
8 5 (3.38%) Introscope
9 4 (2.70%) JUnit
10 3 (2.03%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.68%) Hudson
12 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (30.41%) Banking
2 25 (16.89%) Finance
3 4 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (43.24%) Developer
2 59 (39.86%) Java Developer
3 36 (24.32%) Architect
4 12 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 11 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (6.08%) Unix Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Digital Architect
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Systems Architect
8 8 (5.41%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Designer
9 7 (4.73%) Digital Technical Architect
9 7 (4.73%) Java Architect
9 7 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (4.05%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.38%) Administrator
11 5 (3.38%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (39.19%) XML
2 49 (33.11%) HTML
3 43 (29.05%) CSS
4 41 (27.70%) J2EE
5 37 (25.00%) Middleware
5 37 (25.00%) REST
6 35 (23.65%) Apache Camel
6 35 (23.65%) SOAP
7 31 (20.95%) JDBC
7 31 (20.95%) JSON
8 30 (20.27%) JSP
9 28 (18.92%) HTML5
10 27 (18.24%) ActiveMQ
10 27 (18.24%) Web Services
11 24 (16.22%) CSS3
12 14 (9.46%) Ajax
13 13 (8.78%) XSD
14 12 (8.11%) AngularJS
14 12 (8.11%) Hibernate
14 12 (8.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) PMI
2 8 (5.41%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.73%) Clustering
3 7 (4.73%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.38%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.70%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.03%) SCADA
8 2 (1.35%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.35%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) LPAR
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 85 (57.43%) Linux
2 26 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (14.19%) Unix
4 14 (9.46%) Windows
5 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.68%) HPUX
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) SUSE
7 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.30%) SOA
3 28 (18.92%) High Availability
4 21 (14.19%) Open Source
5 20 (13.51%) E-business
6 19 (12.84%) SDLC
7 14 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.46%) Microservices
7 14 (9.46%) PRINCE2
7 14 (9.46%) Project Management
8 13 (8.78%) System Testing
9 9 (6.08%) Front End Development
9 9 (6.08%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.41%) Agile Project Management
10 8 (5.41%) BDD
10 8 (5.41%) CMMI
10 8 (5.41%) PRINCE
10 8 (5.41%) Service Management
10 8 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 120 (81.08%) Java
2 61 (41.22%) JavaScript
3 27 (18.24%) SQL
4 20 (13.51%) C
4 20 (13.51%) C++
5 16 (10.81%) COBOL
6 9 (6.08%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.41%) Assembly Language
7 8 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.73%) PHP
9 5 (3.38%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.70%) Jython
10 4 (2.70%) Korn
10 4 (2.70%) Perl
10 4 (2.70%) VB
11 3 (2.03%) VBScript
12 2 (1.35%) Python
12 2 (1.35%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (9.46%) PMI Certification
2 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (4.73%) MCITP
4 7 (4.73%) MCTS
4 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.73%) RHCE
5 5 (3.38%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.03%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (7.43%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.73%) UAG
3 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.35%) Docker
4 2 (1.35%) vCloud
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) Puppet
2 7 (4.73%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (4.05%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.38%) CA Wily
5 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.68%) nmon
Vendors
1 73 (49.32%) Oracle
2 48 (32.43%) IBM
3 27 (18.24%) Red Hat
4 14 (9.46%) ATG
5 9 (6.08%) Sun
6 8 (5.41%) Chordiant
6 8 (5.41%) VMware
7 7 (4.73%) Brocade
7 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.73%) ServiceNow
8 6 (4.05%) Curam
8 6 (4.05%) Endeca
9 5 (3.38%) CA
9 5 (3.38%) HP
10 4 (2.70%) Axway
10 4 (2.70%) Perforce
11 1 (0.68%) F5
11 1 (0.68%) Google
11 1 (0.68%) Juniper
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