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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 246 251 256
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing JBoss 545 509 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.20% 4.93% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 280 290
Median daily rate £425 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £30.50 £32.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £34.50 £96.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.64%

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
10484 10327 9728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.86% 18.50% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6890 6273 6007
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 £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 382 329
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £40.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 3 May 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
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 3 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
England +6 450 £450 +12.50% 75
South East +56 125 £469 +17.18% 20
London -73 112 £475 - 20
North West +37 78 £381 -3.23% 3
Scotland +4 73 £375 -11.76% 7
Edinburgh 0 56 £375 -11.76% 3
Surrey +22 51 £494 +23.43% 3
Leatherhead +2 43 £500 +25.00%
Hampshire +26 40 £375 -6.25% 3
Cheshire +20 40 £410 -0.60%
North East -12 36 £320 -1.53% 1
Tyne and Wear -11 35 £320 -1.53% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 32 £310 -4.61%
East of England +5 23 £533 +25.29% 3
West Midlands +4 21 £513 +13.63% 7
Yorkshire -21 21 £388 +33.04% 4
Warrington - 19 £500 -
Berkshire +14 16 £500 +17.64% 5
West Yorkshire +16 15 £388 +6.89% 3
East Midlands 0 15 £325 - 7
Lancashire +11 14 £355 +1.28%
City of London +7 13 £513 +7.89% 4
Knutsford -1 13 £388 -
Cardiff -14 13 £375 -6.25% 1
South Wales -14 13 £375 -12.79% 1
Wales -30 13 £375 -12.79% 1
Leeds -2 12 £400 +10.34% 2
South West -12 12 £550 +37.50% 10
Manchester -7 11 £375 -4.82% 3
Bedfordshire - 11 £538 -

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 with a requirement for JBoss.

1 942 (79.16%) Java
2 506 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
3 471 (39.58%) Linux
4 404 (33.95%) Oracle
5 376 (31.60%) Tomcat
6 302 (25.38%) Unix
7 292 (24.54%) SQL
8 282 (23.70%) Spring
9 272 (22.86%) J2EE
9 272 (22.86%) Web Services
10 271 (22.77%) XML
11 261 (21.93%) WebLogic
12 255 (21.43%) Apache
13 251 (21.09%) Hibernate
14 245 (20.59%) JavaScript
15 239 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
16 227 (19.08%) SOA
17 223 (18.74%) HTML
18 210 (17.65%) Maven
19 200 (16.81%) Security Cleared
20 192 (16.13%) WebSphere
21 185 (15.55%) Jenkins
22 180 (15.13%) Eclipse
23 179 (15.04%) SOAP
23 179 (15.04%) Subversion
24 172 (14.45%) Red Hat
25 170 (14.29%) TDD
26 165 (13.87%) JIRA
27 161 (13.53%) Windows
27 161 (13.53%) DevOps

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
1 376 (31.60%) Tomcat
2 261 (21.93%) WebLogic
3 255 (21.43%) Apache
4 192 (16.13%) WebSphere
5 65 (5.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 64 (5.38%) Confluence
7 62 (5.21%) IIS
8 55 (4.62%) GlassFish
9 51 (4.29%) Documentum
10 37 (3.11%) Captiva
11 34 (2.86%) Node.js
12 33 (2.77%) nginx
13 28 (2.35%) OpenStack
14 20 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (1.51%) CMS
16 16 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 15 (1.26%) ATG Dynamo
17 15 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
18 14 (1.18%) FileNet
18 14 (1.18%) Jetty
Applications
1 27 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.60%) HipChat
3 7 (0.59%) Gliffy
3 7 (0.59%) MS Project
3 7 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.084%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (1.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 9 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.25%) Endur
5 3 (0.25%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) Global One
6 2 (0.17%) Magento
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.084%) AWD
7 1 (0.084%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.084%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 76 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.11%) PaaS
3 30 (2.52%) IaaS
4 25 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (2.02%) Amazon S3
6 17 (1.43%) Amazon Glacier
6 17 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 16 (1.34%) SaaS
8 11 (0.92%) GitHub
9 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.34%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.25%) Office 365
13 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.084%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 91 (7.65%) HTTP
2 79 (6.64%) SSL
3 66 (5.55%) Firewall
4 53 (4.45%) LDAP
5 48 (4.03%) DNS
6 40 (3.36%) Internet
7 34 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 23 (1.93%) Network Security
9 21 (1.76%) SMTP
10 16 (1.34%) LAN
10 16 (1.34%) SAN
10 16 (1.34%) WAN
11 13 (1.09%) DHCP
12 12 (1.01%) tcpdump
13 10 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (0.84%) SSH
13 10 (0.84%) VPN
14 9 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
15 7 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
16 6 (0.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (13.03%) MySQL
2 115 (9.66%) Relational Database
3 111 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
4 109 (9.16%) SQL Server
5 64 (5.38%) MongoDB
6 62 (5.21%) Oracle Database
7 29 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 27 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (2.27%) DB2
8 27 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 25 (2.10%) Jackrabbit
10 21 (1.76%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.34%) Redis
14 12 (1.01%) VoltDB
15 11 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (0.76%) CouchDB
16 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 210 (17.65%) Maven
2 185 (15.55%) Jenkins
3 180 (15.13%) Eclipse
4 179 (15.04%) Subversion
5 165 (13.87%) JIRA
6 154 (12.94%) Git (software)
7 142 (11.93%) JUnit
8 98 (8.24%) Selenium
9 76 (6.39%) Ant
10 64 (5.38%) Cucumber
11 60 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 57 (4.79%) Gradle
13 49 (4.12%) Artifactory
14 46 (3.87%) JProfiler
14 46 (3.87%) Mockito
15 35 (2.94%) JMeter
16 34 (2.86%) TeamCity
17 32 (2.69%) SoapUI
18 26 (2.18%) FindBugs
18 26 (2.18%) Hudson
General
1 115 (9.66%) Finance
2 86 (7.23%) Banking
3 42 (3.53%) Retail
4 33 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.09%) Electronics
6 8 (0.67%) Front Office
6 8 (0.67%) Legal
7 6 (0.50%) Back Office
7 6 (0.50%) Billing
7 6 (0.50%) Marketing
8 3 (0.25%) Advertising
8 3 (0.25%) Games
8 3 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.17%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.17%) French Language
10 1 (0.084%) Finnish Language
10 1 (0.084%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 562 (47.23%) Developer
2 440 (36.97%) Java Developer
3 168 (14.12%) Architect
4 75 (6.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 67 (5.63%) Administrator
6 66 (5.55%) Linux Engineer
7 64 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 62 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
9 61 (5.13%) Analyst
10 60 (5.04%) Consultant
11 43 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
12 36 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
13 35 (2.94%) Agile Developer
13 35 (2.94%) Technical Architect
14 34 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
14 34 (2.86%) Support Engineer
15 31 (2.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 30 (2.52%) Linux Administrator
17 28 (2.35%) Java Architect
18 26 (2.18%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (23.70%) Spring
2 272 (22.86%) J2EE
2 272 (22.86%) Web Services
3 271 (22.77%) XML
4 251 (21.09%) Hibernate
5 223 (18.74%) HTML
6 179 (15.04%) SOAP
7 154 (12.94%) Java EE
8 148 (12.44%) CSS
9 139 (11.68%) Middleware
10 114 (9.58%) JSF
11 111 (9.33%) REST
12 110 (9.24%) JSP
13 108 (9.08%) JSON
14 107 (8.99%) HTML5
15 104 (8.74%) Apache Camel
16 100 (8.40%) jQuery
17 94 (7.90%) JPA
18 93 (7.82%) ActiveMQ
19 90 (7.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (2.69%) Data Centre
4 28 (2.35%) PKI
5 24 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 23 (1.93%) Clustering
7 22 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 21 (1.76%) Cryptography
9 18 (1.51%) Mainframe
10 16 (1.34%) iPad
11 15 (1.26%) DataPower
12 14 (1.18%) Replication
13 13 (1.09%) Smart Meter
13 13 (1.09%) User Experience
14 12 (1.01%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.01%) PMI
15 11 (0.92%) Management Information System
16 10 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (0.84%) N-Tier
17 8 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 471 (39.58%) Linux
2 302 (25.38%) Unix
3 161 (13.53%) Windows
4 160 (13.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (4.45%) AIX
6 37 (3.11%) CentOS
7 34 (2.86%) Windows Server
8 28 (2.35%) Solaris
9 23 (1.93%) Debian
10 18 (1.51%) Ubuntu
11 12 (1.01%) SUSE
12 8 (0.67%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.42%) HPUX
14 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.25%) OS/390
15 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.17%) Android
16 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
3 227 (19.08%) SOA
4 170 (14.29%) TDD
5 161 (13.53%) DevOps
6 159 (13.36%) Scrum
7 140 (11.76%) OO
8 98 (8.24%) BDD
9 97 (8.15%) E-Commerce
10 91 (7.65%) Configuration Management
11 87 (7.31%) Unit Testing
12 82 (6.89%) MVC
13 81 (6.81%) ITIL
14 73 (6.13%) UML
15 69 (5.80%) SDLC
16 68 (5.71%) High Availability
16 68 (5.71%) Migration
17 61 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
18 60 (5.04%) Waterfall
19 59 (4.96%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 942 (79.16%) Java
2 292 (24.54%) SQL
3 245 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 133 (11.18%) Perl
5 105 (8.82%) Python
6 65 (5.46%) Bash Shell
7 63 (5.29%) PHP
8 58 (4.87%) PL/SQL
9 54 (4.54%) C
10 45 (3.78%) Shell Script
11 42 (3.53%) C#
12 39 (3.28%) C++
13 30 (2.52%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.93%) Ruby
15 16 (1.34%) Scala
16 14 (1.18%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.09%) Jython
17 13 (1.09%) Korn
18 12 (1.01%) Go
19 9 (0.76%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 200 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 158 (13.28%) SC Cleared
3 46 (3.87%) DV Cleared
4 32 (2.69%) Degree
5 28 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 18 (1.51%) PMI Certification
7 15 (1.26%) Sun Certification
8 13 (1.09%) ISEB
9 11 (0.92%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.67%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.59%) CCNA
11 7 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.59%) RHCSA
11 7 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.50%) PMP
13 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.45%) QA
2 18 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (1.43%) SLA
4 9 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.50%) FIPS 140-2
6 5 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.17%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.084%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 40 (3.36%) Docker
2 38 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.43%) vSphere
5 15 (1.26%) Squid
6 13 (1.09%) qmail
7 11 (0.92%) NFS
8 10 (0.84%) vCloud
9 9 (0.76%) Xen
10 8 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.50%) HDFS
12 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.42%) KVM
13 4 (0.34%) Postfix
13 4 (0.34%) UAG
13 4 (0.34%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.25%) iptables
14 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.17%) GridGain
15 2 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 134 (11.26%) Puppet
2 57 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (4.45%) Ansible
4 27 (2.27%) Nagios
5 24 (2.02%) ZABBIX
6 19 (1.60%) BladeLogic
6 19 (1.60%) logstash
7 15 (1.26%) Cacti
7 15 (1.26%) Graphite
8 13 (1.09%) collectd
8 13 (1.09%) Ganglia
8 13 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
9 12 (1.01%) CA Wily
9 12 (1.01%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.76%) HAProxy
11 8 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 8 (0.67%) Kibana
11 8 (0.67%) MOM
11 8 (0.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 404 (33.95%) Oracle
2 172 (14.45%) Red Hat
3 138 (11.60%) IBM
4 98 (8.24%) VMware
5 78 (6.55%) Microsoft
6 46 (3.87%) ATG
6 46 (3.87%) HP
7 39 (3.28%) Axway
8 38 (3.19%) Atlassian
8 38 (3.19%) EMC
9 36 (3.03%) Sybase
10 35 (2.94%) Pega
11 27 (2.27%) Informatica
12 26 (2.18%) Splunk
12 26 (2.18%) Sun
13 24 (2.02%) BEA
13 24 (2.02%) SAP
14 23 (1.93%) hybris
14 23 (1.93%) Siebel
15 20 (1.68%) Adobe
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 3 months contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
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