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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Contract jobs citing JBoss 10 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.79% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.92% 4.73% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
Median daily rate £400 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -38.94%

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
342 402 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.17% 16.81% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 211 211
Median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 28
Median hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £16.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 18 January 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
Warwickshire 0 6 £388 +19.23%
Birmingham -9 2 - - 2
Staffordshire - 2 £425 -
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 38 (95.00%) Java
2 27 (67.50%) Oracle
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
4 24 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 23 (57.50%) WebLogic
6 19 (47.50%) Linux
7 17 (42.50%) Web Services
7 17 (42.50%) HTML
8 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (40.00%) CSS
9 15 (37.50%) Unix
10 14 (35.00%) Java EE
11 13 (32.50%) TDD
11 13 (32.50%) XML
11 13 (32.50%) JSP
12 12 (30.00%) Apache
12 12 (30.00%) JMS
13 11 (27.50%) HTTP
13 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (25.00%) Back Office
14 10 (25.00%) Log4j
14 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 10 (25.00%) Web Development
14 10 (25.00%) IBM
14 10 (25.00%) Misys
14 10 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
14 10 (25.00%) DB2
15 9 (22.50%) Windows
15 9 (22.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (22.50%) Hibernate

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 24 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 23 (57.50%) WebLogic
3 12 (30.00%) Apache
4 10 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (22.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (17.50%) IIS
6 7 (17.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (7.50%) Documentum
8 2 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (5.00%) Confluence
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (2.50%) Captiva
9 1 (2.50%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) HTTP
2 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) DB2
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
4 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) MySQL
7 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.00%) Endeca
8 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Log4j
2 8 (20.00%) JUnit
3 7 (17.50%) Ant
3 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.50%) Subversion
4 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.50%) Maven
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium
6 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.00%) CA Gen
6 2 (5.00%) Checkstyle
6 2 (5.00%) DbUnit
6 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (5.00%) jMock
6 2 (5.00%) Mockito
6 2 (5.00%) QUnit
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (25.00%) Back Office
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Consultant
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Documentum Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
1 17 (42.50%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) CSS
3 14 (35.00%) Java EE
4 13 (32.50%) JSP
4 13 (32.50%) XML
5 12 (30.00%) JMS
6 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
7 7 (17.50%) EJB
7 7 (17.50%) JDBC
7 7 (17.50%) SAML
7 7 (17.50%) Struts
8 6 (15.00%) J2EE
8 6 (15.00%) SOAP
9 5 (12.50%) jQuery
9 5 (12.50%) Spring
10 3 (7.50%) Apache Axis
10 3 (7.50%) JAXB
10 3 (7.50%) REST
11 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
3 9 (22.50%) Windows
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) TDD
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Web Development
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (15.00%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) DevOps
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) Open Source
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Content Management
10 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Scala
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) IBM
2 10 (25.00%) Misys
3 3 (7.50%) Pega
4 2 (5.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.00%) BEA
4 2 (5.00%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) webMethods
5 1 (2.50%) WSO2