The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 222 238 259
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Contract jobs citing JBoss 614 585 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.00% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.10% 5.63% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 380 285
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.62 £42.55 £32.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.26 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10072 10399 10064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.57% 17.79% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6592 6518 5868
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 329 432
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £35.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JBoss as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JBoss within the UK.

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss within the UK.

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JBoss
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

JBoss Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

JBoss
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
England +14 502 £450 +5.88% 93
London -13 200 £475 - 28
South East +31 113 £449 +12.12% 13
Scotland +53 106 £350 -9.67% 6
West Midlands +26 73 £425 +9.67% 3
Edinburgh +25 66 £340 -12.25% 2
Birmingham - 49 £425 - 2
North West +14 47 £400 -8.57% 4
Hampshire +21 44 £418 +4.37% 5
City of London +35 33 £475 +8.57% 11
Glasgow +26 23 £363 -3.33% 3
Manchester +7 23 £400 -7.24% 2
East Midlands -2 21 £450 +12.50% 6
South West -9 21 £425 -2.85% 23
Winchester +11 17 £435 -3.33%
Berkshire +19 15 £450 +9.09% 3
Oxfordshire -7 15 £465 +10.71% 1
East Sussex - 13 £500 - 1
Gloucestershire +12 12 £525 +6.32% 14
Northamptonshire +1 12 £450 +16.12% 2
Surrey -8 12 £500 +25.00% 2
Croydon -20 12 £375 -16.66%
Aberdeenshire - 12 £400 - 1
Cheshire +13 11 £400 -17.94% 2
Leatherhead +11 10 £500 +25.00%
Reading +17 9 £450 +16.12% 2
Gloucester +9 9 £550 +25.71% 5
North East -35 9 £325 -45.83% 2
Tyne and Wear -37 9 £325 -45.83% 2
Brighton - 9 £500 - 1

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 with a requirement for JBoss.

1 906 (78.78%) Java
2 486 (42.26%) Linux
3 450 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 426 (37.04%) Oracle
5 416 (36.17%) Tomcat
6 338 (29.39%) XML
7 332 (28.87%) Web Services
8 330 (28.70%) Spring
9 283 (24.61%) SQL
10 279 (24.26%) HTML
11 263 (22.87%) Hibernate
12 262 (22.78%) Unix
13 249 (21.65%) WebLogic
14 243 (21.13%) J2EE
14 243 (21.13%) JavaScript
15 240 (20.87%) SOAP
16 232 (20.17%) Continuous Integration
17 230 (20.00%) Apache
18 228 (19.83%) WebSphere
19 210 (18.26%) Jenkins
20 209 (18.17%) Maven
21 207 (18.00%) Java EE
22 205 (17.83%) Red Hat
23 201 (17.48%) DevOps
24 199 (17.30%) Subversion
25 191 (16.61%) CSS
26 182 (15.83%) JSON
27 181 (15.74%) SOA
28 175 (15.22%) REST
29 170 (14.78%) Security Cleared

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 416 (36.17%) Tomcat
2 249 (21.65%) WebLogic
3 230 (20.00%) Apache
4 228 (19.83%) WebSphere
5 72 (6.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 52 (4.52%) GlassFish
7 49 (4.26%) IIS
8 39 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
9 33 (2.87%) nginx
10 30 (2.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 27 (2.35%) Apache ServiceMix
12 24 (2.09%) Confluence
13 20 (1.74%) Documentum
14 19 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
15 18 (1.57%) Mule
16 17 (1.48%) Mule ESB
17 16 (1.39%) MQSeries
17 16 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 16 (1.39%) WildFly
18 13 (1.13%) Captiva
Applications
1 12 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.35%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.17%) Global One
6 1 (0.087%) AWD
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.087%) Magento
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.087%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.087%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 99 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.57%) Amazon S3
3 17 (1.48%) GitHub
3 17 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
5 14 (1.22%) IaaS
6 13 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.04%) OpenShift
8 11 (0.96%) PaaS
9 8 (0.70%) SaaS
10 7 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.17%) Office 365
13 1 (0.087%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.087%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.087%) Google Play
13 1 (0.087%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 101 (8.78%) HTTP
2 80 (6.96%) Firewall
2 80 (6.96%) SSL
3 50 (4.35%) LDAP
4 38 (3.30%) DNS
5 34 (2.96%) Internet
6 23 (2.00%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.91%) Network Security
8 19 (1.65%) SSH
9 18 (1.57%) Reverse Proxy
9 18 (1.57%) VPN
10 15 (1.30%) LAN
10 15 (1.30%) WAN
11 12 (1.04%) DMZ
12 11 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
12 11 (0.96%) SAN
12 11 (0.96%) tcpdump
13 9 (0.78%) DHCP
14 8 (0.70%) FTP
14 8 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 123 (10.70%) MySQL
3 120 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
4 94 (8.17%) Relational Database
5 77 (6.70%) Oracle Database
6 55 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 54 (4.70%) DB2
8 37 (3.22%) Hadoop
9 35 (3.04%) NoSQL
10 32 (2.78%) RDBMS
11 19 (1.65%) Redis
12 13 (1.13%) Hazelcast
13 12 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.04%) VoltDB
14 11 (0.96%) MarkLogic
15 10 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 210 (18.26%) Jenkins
2 209 (18.17%) Maven
3 199 (17.30%) Subversion
4 167 (14.52%) Eclipse
5 164 (14.26%) JUnit
6 163 (14.17%) Git (software)
7 119 (10.35%) JIRA
8 94 (8.17%) Selenium
9 64 (5.57%) Artifactory
10 62 (5.39%) Ant
11 61 (5.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 61 (5.30%) Cucumber
12 57 (4.96%) Gradle
13 45 (3.91%) JMeter
14 39 (3.39%) SoapUI
15 37 (3.22%) Gerrit
16 30 (2.61%) IntelliJ
17 29 (2.52%) Log4j
17 29 (2.52%) SonarQube
18 26 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 135 (11.74%) Finance
2 90 (7.83%) Banking
3 44 (3.83%) Retail
4 32 (2.78%) Back Office
5 22 (1.91%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.04%) Publishing
7 10 (0.87%) Front Office
8 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.35%) Advertising
10 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.17%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.17%) Law
11 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.17%) Marketing
11 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.087%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.087%) Electronics
12 1 (0.087%) French Language
12 1 (0.087%) Games
Job Titles
1 574 (49.91%) Developer
2 474 (41.22%) Java Developer
3 120 (10.43%) Architect
4 100 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 64 (5.57%) Consultant
6 60 (5.22%) Senior Developer
7 52 (4.52%) Linux Engineer
8 51 (4.43%) Administrator
8 51 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
9 37 (3.22%) Analyst
10 31 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
10 31 (2.70%) UI Developer
11 30 (2.61%) Agile Developer
11 30 (2.61%) Agile Java Developer
11 30 (2.61%) Software Engineer
12 29 (2.52%) Java Engineer
12 29 (2.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 25 (2.17%) Java Architect
13 25 (2.17%) Lead Developer
14 24 (2.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (29.39%) XML
2 332 (28.87%) Web Services
3 330 (28.70%) Spring
4 279 (24.26%) HTML
5 263 (22.87%) Hibernate
6 243 (21.13%) J2EE
7 240 (20.87%) SOAP
8 207 (18.00%) Java EE
9 191 (16.61%) CSS
10 182 (15.83%) JSON
11 175 (15.22%) REST
12 170 (14.78%) JSP
13 125 (10.87%) Middleware
14 120 (10.43%) JMS
15 119 (10.35%) ActiveMQ
15 119 (10.35%) Apache Camel
16 106 (9.22%) EJB
16 106 (9.22%) RESTful
17 97 (8.43%) JPA
18 87 (7.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
2 73 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (3.57%) Clustering
4 37 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.70%) Smart Meter
6 30 (2.61%) Algorithms
7 24 (2.09%) Data Centre
8 23 (2.00%) DataPower
9 16 (1.39%) Cryptography
9 16 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 16 (1.39%) PKI
9 16 (1.39%) User Experience
10 14 (1.22%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.96%) Public Cloud
13 9 (0.78%) iSeries
13 9 (0.78%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.61%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.52%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 486 (42.26%) Linux
2 262 (22.78%) Unix
3 150 (13.04%) Windows
4 138 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (3.83%) AIX
6 38 (3.30%) Windows Server
7 29 (2.52%) CentOS
8 28 (2.43%) Solaris
8 28 (2.43%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.61%) Debian
12 6 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.52%) SUSE
12 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.35%) HPUX
13 4 (0.35%) OS/390
14 3 (0.26%) Android
14 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (20.17%) Continuous Integration
3 201 (17.48%) DevOps
4 181 (15.74%) SOA
5 155 (13.48%) Open Source
6 150 (13.04%) Scrum
7 126 (10.96%) TDD
8 111 (9.65%) OO
9 100 (8.70%) MVC
10 83 (7.22%) Configuration Management
10 83 (7.22%) Web Development
11 73 (6.35%) ITIL
12 66 (5.74%) Microservices
13 61 (5.30%) E-Commerce
14 60 (5.22%) High Availability
15 57 (4.96%) BDD
15 57 (4.96%) Unit Testing
16 56 (4.87%) Migration
16 56 (4.87%) Software Engineering
17 54 (4.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 906 (78.78%) Java
2 283 (24.61%) SQL
3 243 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 110 (9.57%) Perl
5 100 (8.70%) Python
6 58 (5.04%) PL/SQL
7 54 (4.70%) Bash Shell
8 47 (4.09%) C
9 43 (3.74%) Shell Script
10 42 (3.65%) PHP
11 41 (3.57%) Ruby
12 40 (3.48%) C++
13 31 (2.70%) C#
14 25 (2.17%) PowerShell
15 24 (2.09%) Scala
16 13 (1.13%) VB
17 10 (0.87%) Korn
18 8 (0.70%) COBOL
19 6 (0.52%) R
20 5 (0.43%) Jython
Qualifications
1 170 (14.78%) Security Cleared
2 112 (9.74%) SC Cleared
3 49 (4.26%) Degree
4 38 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 17 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.61%) MCITP
6 7 (0.61%) MCTS
6 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (0.61%) RHCE
6 7 (0.61%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.52%) CCNA
7 6 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.35%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.26%) CITP
10 3 (0.26%) OCMJD
11 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.83%) QA
2 18 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.52%) SLA
4 3 (0.26%) COBIT
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.17%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.087%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.087%) SDET
System Software
1 67 (5.83%) Docker
2 45 (3.91%) Active Directory
3 38 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (1.39%) vCloud
6 11 (0.96%) NFS
7 8 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.61%) iptables
8 7 (0.61%) Postfix
8 7 (0.61%) UAG
8 7 (0.61%) XenServer
9 6 (0.52%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.52%) vSphere
10 5 (0.43%) Samba
10 5 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.26%) Xen
12 2 (0.17%) Firmware
12 2 (0.17%) GridGain
12 2 (0.17%) Squid
13 1 (0.087%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 115 (10.00%) Puppet
2 88 (7.65%) Ansible
3 59 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.91%) ZABBIX
5 18 (1.57%) BladeLogic
6 16 (1.39%) Salt
7 15 (1.30%) HAProxy
8 14 (1.22%) Kibana
8 14 (1.22%) Packer
8 14 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (1.13%) logstash
9 13 (1.13%) Rundeck
10 12 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
10 12 (1.04%) Tivoli
11 11 (0.96%) CA Wily
11 11 (0.96%) Nagios
12 9 (0.78%) Kubernetes
13 6 (0.52%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 426 (37.04%) Oracle
2 205 (17.83%) Red Hat
3 157 (13.65%) IBM
4 75 (6.52%) VMware
5 52 (4.52%) Microsoft
6 49 (4.26%) HP
7 45 (3.91%) Sybase
8 31 (2.70%) Adobe
9 30 (2.61%) F5
10 29 (2.52%) Axway
10 29 (2.52%) Informatica
11 27 (2.35%) Misys
12 26 (2.26%) hybris
13 24 (2.09%) ATG
13 24 (2.09%) Google
13 24 (2.09%) webMethods
14 23 (2.00%) Pega
15 21 (1.83%) MuleSoft
16 19 (1.65%) Sun
17 16 (1.39%) Siebel
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Computer Futures - South West
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Skillsearch Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Wales
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £525 to £550 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £399 - £451 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago