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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 131 103 124
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Contract jobs citing JBoss 20 54 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 1.31% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.81% 8.65% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 7
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.00%
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
525 624 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.70% 15.10% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 345 263
Median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £246 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 34 34
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +3.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £31.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.94%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +5 8 £400 -3.03% 1
Manchester -24 3 £525 +31.25% 5
Merseyside - 3 £470 -
Lancashire -8 1 £455 +8.72%
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 38 (57.58%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 26 (39.39%) Tomcat
4 23 (34.85%) WebLogic
5 22 (33.33%) Unix
6 21 (31.82%) Middleware
7 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.27%) Oracle
9 15 (22.73%) Banking
9 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
10 14 (21.21%) Apache
10 14 (21.21%) Web Services
10 14 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (19.70%) J2EE
11 13 (19.70%) HTTP
12 12 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (16.67%) Scrum
13 11 (16.67%) Clustering
13 11 (16.67%) GlassFish
13 11 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (15.15%) Spring
14 10 (15.15%) SSL
14 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
14 10 (15.15%) Linux
15 9 (13.64%) IBM
15 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
15 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
16 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared

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 30 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 26 (39.39%) Tomcat
3 23 (34.85%) WebLogic
4 14 (21.21%) Apache
4 14 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (16.67%) GlassFish
6 6 (9.09%) IIS
6 6 (9.09%) nginx
7 4 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (4.55%) Liferay
8 3 (4.55%) Mule
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (3.03%) ATG Dynamo
9 2 (3.03%) Confluence
9 2 (3.03%) Mule ESB
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) HTTP
2 10 (15.15%) SSL
3 6 (9.09%) LDAP
4 5 (7.58%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.03%) Firewall
5 2 (3.03%) Internet
5 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 2 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) DMZ
6 1 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.52%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Endeca
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.61%) Eclipse RCP
4 6 (9.09%) Hudson
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.55%) Maven
7 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.03%) Gradle
7 2 (3.03%) JUnit
7 2 (3.03%) Selenium
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.52%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.52%) jMock
8 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.52%) Mockito
8 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (22.73%) Banking
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Administrator
4 8 (12.12%) Architect
4 8 (12.12%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Middleware Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum Master
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) Middleware
2 14 (21.21%) Web Services
3 13 (19.70%) J2EE
4 12 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (15.15%) Spring
6 7 (10.61%) EJB
6 7 (10.61%) REST
6 7 (10.61%) SOAP
6 7 (10.61%) Swing
6 7 (10.61%) SWT
7 6 (9.09%) JSON
7 6 (9.09%) XML
8 5 (7.58%) HTML
9 4 (6.06%) JSTL
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (6.06%) RESTful
10 3 (4.55%) Apache Camel
10 3 (4.55%) CSS
10 3 (4.55%) HTML5
10 3 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Unix
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) CentOS
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) SUSE
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (16.67%) Scrum
3 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 8 (12.12%) Open Source
6 7 (10.61%) TDD
6 7 (10.61%) Validation
7 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 6 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.58%) Identity Management
8 5 (7.58%) OO
8 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Change Management
9 4 (6.06%) RAD
9 4 (6.06%) RUP
9 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) Java
2 6 (9.09%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.09%) Python
3 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.58%) Jython
4 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.06%) SQL
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Docker
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) vCloud
3 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.55%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.55%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.52%) Kibana
3 1 (1.52%) logstash
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.52%) Salt
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 9 (13.64%) IBM
4 7 (10.61%) Sybase
5 4 (6.06%) hybris
6 3 (4.55%) CA
7 2 (3.03%) ATG
7 2 (3.03%) Sun
7 2 (3.03%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) Apple
8 1 (1.52%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) Curam
8 1 (1.52%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.52%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.52%) Veracode
8 1 (1.52%) webMethods
8 1 (1.52%) WSO2