The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 / South West
Rank 102 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing JBoss 37 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 0.64% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.66% 3.94% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 14
Median daily rate £540 £445 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.34% +28.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £325 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £550 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
483 482 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.92% 16.32% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 335 322
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 21
Median hourly rate £44.00 £18.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -20.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £9.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £40.16
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 South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South 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
Devon - 17 £550 -
Gloucestershire -3 8 £525 +0.96% 4
Wiltshire +3 3 £375 +25.00% 1
Somerset - 3 £375 - 2
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South 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 South West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 38 (69.09%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) J2EE
3 25 (45.45%) Oracle
4 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (41.82%) WebSphere
6 21 (38.18%) Linux
6 21 (38.18%) Tomcat
7 19 (34.55%) WebLogic
7 19 (34.55%) XML
8 18 (32.73%) Apache
8 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
8 18 (32.73%) DevOps
9 17 (30.91%) Web Services
9 17 (30.91%) XSLT
10 16 (29.09%) Hibernate
10 16 (29.09%) Spring
11 13 (23.64%) EJB
11 13 (23.64%) JSP
11 13 (23.64%) Servlets
12 12 (21.82%) Puppet
13 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (20.00%) Workflow
13 11 (20.00%) JUnit
13 11 (20.00%) Middleware
14 10 (18.18%) SOAP
14 10 (18.18%) Scrum
15 9 (16.36%) Content Management
15 9 (16.36%) Struts
15 9 (16.36%) Unix
15 9 (16.36%) JMS

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 23 (41.82%) WebSphere
2 21 (38.18%) Tomcat
3 19 (34.55%) WebLogic
4 18 (32.73%) Apache
5 7 (12.73%) CMS
5 7 (12.73%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (10.91%) GlassFish
6 6 (10.91%) IIS
6 6 (10.91%) Jetty
6 6 (10.91%) Mongrel
6 6 (10.91%) nginx
7 2 (3.64%) Captiva
7 2 (3.64%) Documentum
7 2 (3.64%) Liferay
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.82%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.82%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Primavera
2 1 (1.82%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 5 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Internet
2 6 (10.91%) HTTP
2 6 (10.91%) SSL
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) DHCP
3 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (9.09%) FTP
3 5 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Endeca
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) JUnit
2 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.91%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.91%) Eclipse RCP
3 6 (10.91%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Bower
4 1 (1.82%) Grunt
4 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) TestNG
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
1 18 (32.73%) Java Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Administrator
2 12 (21.82%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.18%) Architect
4 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Documentum Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) JSP Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) J2EE
2 19 (34.55%) XML
3 17 (30.91%) Web Services
3 17 (30.91%) XSLT
4 16 (29.09%) Hibernate
4 16 (29.09%) Spring
5 13 (23.64%) EJB
5 13 (23.64%) JSP
5 13 (23.64%) Servlets
6 11 (20.00%) Middleware
7 10 (18.18%) SOAP
8 9 (16.36%) JMS
8 9 (16.36%) REST
8 9 (16.36%) Struts
9 8 (14.55%) .NET
9 8 (14.55%) JAXB
10 7 (12.73%) JDBC
10 7 (12.73%) JMX
10 7 (12.73%) JSF
10 7 (12.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) iPad
1 7 (12.73%) Virtual Team
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Unix
4 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 2 (3.64%) Windows
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) DevOps
3 11 (20.00%) Workflow
4 10 (18.18%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) Content Management
5 9 (16.36%) SDLC
6 7 (12.73%) B2B
6 7 (12.73%) B2C
6 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.73%) High Availability
6 7 (12.73%) Load Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Open Source
6 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (12.73%) Software Architecture
6 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
3 7 (12.73%) C
4 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.09%) Xen
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Puppet
2 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) ATG
2 7 (12.73%) IBM
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Sybase
4 5 (9.09%) Google
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) webMethods