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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
UK
Rank 258 210 300
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +90
Contract jobs citing JBoss 399 588 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 1.15% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.01% 6.79% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 389 218
Median daily rate £449 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £415 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.55%
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 across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7969 8663 9157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.52% 16.92% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5206 5506 5590
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 225 310
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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
England -19 359 £450 +5.88% 96
South East +25 133 £450 +8.43% 12
London -4 115 £475 +4.85% 33
Hampshire +23 67 £425 +13.33% 4
South West +16 38 £540 +13.68% 9
Oxfordshire - 38 £500 - 3
Scotland -35 34 £400 - 5
City of London +12 24 £463 -11.90% 11
Oxford - 23 £513 - 3
East of England -10 20 £435 -13.10% 17
Winchester +14 18 £425 +11.47% 1
East Midlands +4 18 £425 -5.55% 6
Edinburgh -28 16 £375 -6.25% 5
Plymouth - 16 £550 -
Devon - 16 £550 - 1
West Midlands -9 13 £425 -17.07% 5
Berkshire -10 13 £463 +23.33% 2
Essex 0 12 £493 +9.55% 10
North East -19 12 £383 +17.69% 1
North West -24 11 £400 - 7
Reading -8 10 £463 +23.33% 2
Moray - 10 £375 -
Gloucestershire -3 9 £525 +0.96% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 9 £383 +24.39%
Tyne and Wear -23 9 £383 +20.94%
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £492 - 5
Nottingham +7 7 £425 +41.66% 3
Nottinghamshire +6 7 £425 +41.66% 5
Glasgow -5 7 £400 +6.66%
Kidlington - 7 £438 -

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for JBoss.

1 519 (63.22%) Java
2 363 (44.21%) Linux
3 360 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
4 349 (42.51%) Oracle
5 277 (33.74%) Tomcat
6 227 (27.65%) J2EE
7 226 (27.53%) Apache
7 226 (27.53%) WebSphere
8 221 (26.92%) Spring
8 221 (26.92%) WebLogic
9 212 (25.82%) Red Hat
10 192 (23.39%) Web Services
11 185 (22.53%) SQL
11 185 (22.53%) DevOps
12 184 (22.41%) Jenkins
13 170 (20.71%) Unix
14 167 (20.34%) XML
15 165 (20.10%) Scrum
16 159 (19.37%) SOAP
17 155 (18.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 151 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
19 144 (17.54%) Maven
20 142 (17.30%) Java EE
21 141 (17.17%) Hibernate
21 141 (17.17%) REST
22 138 (16.81%) TDD
23 130 (15.83%) Security Cleared
24 127 (15.47%) JavaScript
25 125 (15.23%) Finance
26 122 (14.86%) HTML

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
1 277 (33.74%) Tomcat
2 226 (27.53%) Apache
2 226 (27.53%) WebSphere
3 221 (26.92%) WebLogic
4 110 (13.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 52 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 46 (5.60%) IIS
7 44 (5.36%) Oracle Application Server
8 32 (3.90%) GlassFish
8 32 (3.90%) nginx
9 28 (3.41%) iPlanet
10 24 (2.92%) Apache TomEE
11 23 (2.80%) Apache Geronimo
11 23 (2.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 23 (2.80%) WebSphere Process Server
12 20 (2.44%) Confluence
13 15 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (1.83%) WildFly
14 13 (1.58%) Apache ServiceMix
14 13 (1.58%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 16 (1.95%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (2.80%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 19 (2.31%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.24%) Primavera
6 1 (0.12%) Maximo
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.14%) GitHub
3 25 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.19%) PaaS
5 17 (2.07%) OpenShift
6 15 (1.83%) IaaS
7 14 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (1.46%) SaaS
9 10 (1.22%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.85%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.49%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.24%) Force.com
13 2 (0.24%) Route 53
13 2 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 95 (11.57%) TCP/IP
2 92 (11.21%) Firewall
3 69 (8.40%) HTTP
4 63 (7.67%) SSL
5 43 (5.24%) LDAP
6 41 (4.99%) DNS
7 19 (2.31%) Internet
8 17 (2.07%) DHCP
9 11 (1.34%) FTP
9 11 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (1.34%) SAN
10 10 (1.22%) Network Security
11 9 (1.10%) Kerberos
11 9 (1.10%) SSH
12 8 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (0.85%) LAN
14 6 (0.73%) IPsec
15 4 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
15 4 (0.49%) SNMP
15 4 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 72 (8.77%) Oracle Database
3 70 (8.53%) Relational Database
4 61 (7.43%) MySQL
5 47 (5.72%) NoSQL
6 44 (5.36%) MongoDB
6 44 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (2.68%) DB2
8 21 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.95%) Redis
11 14 (1.71%) Endeca
12 13 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.46%) Big Data
14 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 184 (22.41%) Jenkins
2 144 (17.54%) Maven
3 115 (14.01%) Git (software)
4 106 (12.91%) Subversion
5 105 (12.79%) JUnit
6 76 (9.26%) Eclipse
7 75 (9.14%) Ant
8 72 (8.77%) JIRA
9 62 (7.55%) Cucumber
10 45 (5.48%) Selenium
11 41 (4.99%) Mockito
12 33 (4.02%) Gradle
13 28 (3.41%) IntelliJ
14 24 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (2.44%) Log4j
16 19 (2.31%) SoapUI
17 18 (2.19%) Artifactory
18 13 (1.58%) Checkstyle
18 13 (1.58%) Gerrit
19 12 (1.46%) NetBeans
General
1 125 (15.23%) Finance
2 74 (9.01%) Banking
3 23 (2.80%) Retail
4 22 (2.68%) Publishing
5 9 (1.10%) Back Office
6 8 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.49%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.49%) Law
9 3 (0.37%) French Language
9 3 (0.37%) Front Office
9 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.24%) Advertising
10 2 (0.24%) Games
10 2 (0.24%) Marketing
10 2 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Electronics
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 313 (38.12%) Developer
2 232 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 115 (14.01%) Architect
4 67 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 46 (5.60%) Administrator
6 43 (5.24%) Consultant
7 39 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
8 33 (4.02%) Java Architect
9 32 (3.90%) Java Engineer
10 29 (3.53%) Software Engineer
11 28 (3.41%) Senior Developer
12 27 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
13 24 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (2.80%) Analyst
14 23 (2.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 22 (2.68%) Java Software Engineer
16 21 (2.56%) Java Software Developer
17 20 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
17 20 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 20 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (27.65%) J2EE
2 221 (26.92%) Spring
3 192 (23.39%) Web Services
4 167 (20.34%) XML
5 159 (19.37%) SOAP
6 142 (17.30%) Java EE
7 141 (17.17%) Hibernate
7 141 (17.17%) REST
8 122 (14.86%) HTML
9 107 (13.03%) CSS
10 95 (11.57%) Middleware
11 92 (11.21%) JSP
12 78 (9.50%) JSON
13 75 (9.14%) JMS
14 73 (8.89%) XSLT
15 71 (8.65%) Apache Camel
16 64 (7.80%) AngularJS
16 64 (7.80%) JPA
16 64 (7.80%) RESTful
17 61 (7.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (6.58%) Clustering
3 53 (6.46%) Computer Science
4 29 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.29%) Smart Meter
6 20 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 15 (1.83%) DataPower
7 15 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.46%) User Experience
8 12 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.10%) PKI
11 8 (0.97%) Algorithms
11 8 (0.97%) iPad
11 8 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.97%) Private Cloud
12 7 (0.85%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.73%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.73%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 363 (44.21%) Linux
2 170 (20.71%) Unix
3 155 (18.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 117 (14.25%) Windows
5 46 (5.60%) AIX
6 27 (3.29%) Solaris
7 26 (3.17%) Windows Server
8 15 (1.83%) HPUX
9 14 (1.71%) SUSE
10 13 (1.58%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.34%) CentOS
12 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.85%) Android
13 7 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.61%) MVS
15 5 (0.61%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.61%) zOS
16 4 (0.49%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (22.53%) DevOps
3 165 (20.10%) Scrum
4 151 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
5 138 (16.81%) TDD
6 115 (14.01%) Open Source
7 99 (12.06%) SOA
8 84 (10.23%) E-Commerce
9 76 (9.26%) ITIL
10 68 (8.28%) OO
11 67 (8.16%) Microservices
12 65 (7.92%) Configuration Management
12 65 (7.92%) MVC
13 64 (7.80%) Software Engineering
14 63 (7.67%) Migration
15 56 (6.82%) UML
15 56 (6.82%) Web Development
16 55 (6.70%) SDLC
17 47 (5.72%) High Availability
18 43 (5.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 519 (63.22%) Java
2 185 (22.53%) SQL
3 127 (15.47%) JavaScript
4 74 (9.01%) Perl
4 74 (9.01%) Python
5 56 (6.82%) Bash Shell
6 47 (5.72%) PL/SQL
7 46 (5.60%) Shell Script
8 25 (3.05%) Ruby
8 25 (3.05%) Scala
9 23 (2.80%) C
10 19 (2.31%) PowerShell
11 16 (1.95%) Korn
11 16 (1.95%) PHP
12 15 (1.83%) C#
13 9 (1.10%) Groovy
14 8 (0.97%) Go
15 7 (0.85%) C++
16 4 (0.49%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.49%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 130 (15.83%) Security Cleared
2 91 (11.08%) SC Cleared
3 87 (10.60%) Degree
4 19 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.46%) CISSP
7 11 (1.34%) RHCE
8 9 (1.10%) RHCSA
8 9 (1.10%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.61%) ISEB
11 4 (0.49%) CCIE
11 4 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.49%) PMP
11 4 (0.49%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (0.37%) GCIH
12 3 (0.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.65%) QA
2 23 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (1.34%) PA-DSS
5 8 (0.97%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.85%) SLA
7 2 (0.24%) GDPR
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (5.97%) Docker
2 26 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 26 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.97%) NFS
4 8 (0.97%) vSphere
5 7 (0.85%) Xen
6 6 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.61%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.61%) Squid
8 4 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.49%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.37%) Gluster
9 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.37%) vCloud
10 2 (0.24%) KVM
10 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.12%) iptables
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 108 (13.15%) Puppet
2 69 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (5.97%) Ansible
4 21 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
5 18 (2.19%) logstash
6 12 (1.46%) Kubernetes
7 11 (1.34%) Oracle Identity Management
8 9 (1.10%) Nagios
8 9 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 9 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.97%) Cobbler
9 8 (0.97%) Forum Sentry
9 8 (0.97%) Graphite
9 8 (0.97%) Kibana
9 8 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (0.97%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (0.73%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.61%) SELinux
Vendors
1 349 (42.51%) Oracle
2 212 (25.82%) Red Hat
3 92 (11.21%) IBM
4 56 (6.82%) VMware
5 40 (4.87%) Cisco
6 39 (4.75%) HP
7 38 (4.63%) Sun
8 37 (4.51%) F5
9 36 (4.38%) Veritas
10 28 (3.41%) Informatica
11 26 (3.17%) Siebel
12 25 (3.05%) Microsoft
13 24 (2.92%) Axway
13 24 (2.92%) Splunk
14 22 (2.68%) ATG
15 18 (2.19%) Google
16 16 (1.95%) WSO2
17 15 (1.83%) Adobe
17 15 (1.83%) Sybase
18 13 (1.58%) TIBCO
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 7 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £425 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Rullion
Rate: £490 - £494 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ascend Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £475 to £525 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago