The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 123 122 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Contract jobs citing JBoss 21 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.41% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.88% 2.01% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Median daily rate £513 £451 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +16.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £470 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.64%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
541 546 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.88% 20.37% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 327 201
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 29
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.59% -0.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £36.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JBoss
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JBoss Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JBoss across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

JBoss Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JBoss
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JBoss Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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
Shropshire -25 7 £575 +27.49%
Birmingham -2 1 £500 +5.26%
Coventry - 1 - -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 39 (82.98%) Unix
3 38 (80.85%) Linux
4 36 (76.60%) WebLogic
5 31 (65.96%) Documentum
6 30 (63.83%) EMC
6 30 (63.83%) VMware
6 30 (63.83%) Pega
7 29 (61.70%) Captiva
7 29 (61.70%) Windows
8 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (40.43%) Oracle
10 17 (36.17%) SQL
10 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
11 13 (27.66%) J2EE
12 10 (21.28%) CSS
12 10 (21.28%) webMethods
12 10 (21.28%) Spring
13 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
13 9 (19.15%) SOAP
13 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
13 9 (19.15%) HTML
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
14 8 (17.02%) C#
14 8 (17.02%) XML
14 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
15 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
15 7 (14.89%) EJB
15 7 (14.89%) Puppet
15 7 (14.89%) MongoDB

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 36 (76.60%) WebLogic
2 31 (65.96%) Documentum
3 29 (61.70%) Captiva
4 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
5 6 (12.77%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.26%) WildFly
8 1 (2.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
1 6 (12.77%) SSL
1 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
1 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) IntelliJ
2 6 (12.77%) JUnit
2 6 (12.77%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.13%) Log4j
4 1 (2.13%) Log4Net
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Mockito
4 1 (2.13%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Architect
2 27 (57.45%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Digital Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Documentum Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (4.26%) VMware Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Documentum Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) J2EE
2 10 (21.28%) CSS
2 10 (21.28%) Spring
3 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) SOAP
4 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
4 8 (17.02%) XML
5 7 (14.89%) EJB
5 7 (14.89%) HTML5
5 7 (14.89%) Play Framework
6 6 (12.77%) J2SE
6 6 (12.77%) JSON
6 6 (12.77%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) RESTful
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
8 1 (2.13%) Middleware
8 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.13%) Struts
8 1 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Unix
2 38 (80.85%) Linux
3 29 (61.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
2 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (14.89%) DevOps
2 7 (14.89%) Open Source
2 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.77%) Microservices
3 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.26%) TDD
4 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.13%) MVC
5 1 (2.13%) OOP
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Scrum
5 1 (2.13%) UML
5 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) C#
4 7 (14.89%) Scala
5 6 (12.77%) Haskell
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (63.83%) EMC
1 30 (63.83%) Pega
1 30 (63.83%) VMware
2 19 (40.43%) Oracle
3 10 (21.28%) webMethods
4 6 (12.77%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) SAP