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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 75 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +15
Contract jobs citing JBoss 69 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.69% 3.35% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.26 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +5.88%
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
590 418 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.98% 17.01% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 230 243
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 33
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.95 £30.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 29 August 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 29 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
Birmingham - 46 £425 - 3
Coventry -15 6 £338 -15.62%
Warwickshire -12 3 £350 +9.80%
Shropshire -16 3 £500 +21.95%
Walsall - 1 £545 -
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
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England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 95 (97.94%) Java
2 57 (58.76%) WebLogic
3 50 (51.55%) HTML
3 50 (51.55%) SQL
4 48 (49.48%) CSS
5 47 (48.45%) XML
6 45 (46.39%) Oracle
6 45 (46.39%) Tomcat
7 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (41.24%) Web Services
9 36 (37.11%) JSP
10 34 (35.05%) JMS
11 33 (34.02%) Java EE
11 33 (34.02%) DevOps
12 32 (32.99%) IBM
12 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
12 32 (32.99%) DB2
13 30 (30.93%) Open Source
14 29 (29.90%) Unix
15 28 (28.87%) JSON
15 28 (28.87%) WebSphere
16 27 (27.84%) TDD
17 26 (26.80%) Web Development
17 26 (26.80%) Back Office
17 26 (26.80%) Log4j
17 26 (26.80%) Linux
17 26 (26.80%) Misys
17 26 (26.80%) WebLogic Portal
18 24 (24.74%) OO
19 22 (22.68%) Spring

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 57 (58.76%) WebLogic
2 45 (46.39%) Tomcat
3 28 (28.87%) WebSphere
4 26 (26.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 18 (18.56%) Apache ServiceMix
6 17 (17.53%) Apache
7 13 (13.40%) Documentum
7 13 (13.40%) Mule
8 12 (12.37%) Captiva
9 3 (3.09%) Mule ESB
10 2 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (2.06%) CMS
10 2 (2.06%) WildFly
11 1 (1.03%) Confluence
11 1 (1.03%) nginx
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.03%) GitHub
2 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) DB2
1 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.22%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.15%) MySQL
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Log4j
2 17 (17.53%) Eclipse
3 16 (16.49%) JUnit
4 13 (13.40%) Selenium
5 12 (12.37%) Git (software)
6 11 (11.34%) IntelliJ
7 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
8 7 (7.22%) Subversion
9 6 (6.19%) Ant
10 3 (3.09%) Maven
11 2 (2.06%) Checkstyle
11 2 (2.06%) JMeter
11 2 (2.06%) QUnit
11 2 (2.06%) SonarQube
12 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.03%) Gatling
12 1 (1.03%) Grunt
12 1 (1.03%) gulp
12 1 (1.03%) JIRA
12 1 (1.03%) jMock
General
1 26 (26.80%) Back Office
2 15 (15.46%) Finance
3 14 (14.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (49.48%) Developer
2 25 (25.77%) Architect
3 23 (23.71%) Consultant
4 22 (22.68%) Java Developer
5 17 (17.53%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (9.28%) MuleSoft Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Java Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Scala Software Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Java Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.19%) MuleSoft Architect
9 6 (6.19%) Systems Architect
10 5 (5.15%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.15%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (51.55%) HTML
2 48 (49.48%) CSS
3 47 (48.45%) XML
4 40 (41.24%) Web Services
5 36 (37.11%) JSP
6 34 (35.05%) JMS
7 33 (34.02%) Java EE
8 28 (28.87%) JSON
9 22 (22.68%) Spring
10 21 (21.65%) RESTful
11 20 (20.62%) Hibernate
12 18 (18.56%) J2EE
12 18 (18.56%) SOAP
13 15 (15.46%) EJB
14 14 (14.43%) REST
15 12 (12.37%) HTML5
15 12 (12.37%) Play Framework
16 11 (11.34%) J2SE
16 11 (11.34%) Struts
17 10 (10.31%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Client/Server
1 6 (6.19%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Unix
2 26 (26.80%) Linux
3 8 (8.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) AIX
4 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.02%) DevOps
3 30 (30.93%) Open Source
4 27 (27.84%) TDD
5 26 (26.80%) Web Development
6 24 (24.74%) OO
7 22 (22.68%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
9 17 (17.53%) API Development
10 16 (16.49%) Release Management
11 11 (11.34%) Microservices
11 11 (11.34%) MVC
12 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (6.19%) SDLC
13 6 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (6.19%) Workflow
14 3 (3.09%) Automated Testing
14 3 (3.09%) Content Management
14 3 (3.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 95 (97.94%) Java
2 50 (51.55%) SQL
3 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.37%) Scala
5 4 (4.12%) C#
6 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.06%) Haskell
7 2 (2.06%) Perl
7 2 (2.06%) VBA
8 1 (1.03%) Groovy
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) Python
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Grafana
2 1 (1.03%) Kibana
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (46.39%) Oracle
2 32 (32.99%) IBM
3 26 (26.80%) Misys
4 19 (19.59%) Pega
5 18 (18.56%) MuleSoft
6 12 (12.37%) EMC
6 12 (12.37%) VMware
7 11 (11.34%) webMethods
8 8 (8.25%) WSO2
9 7 (7.22%) BEA
10 6 (6.19%) Sybase
10 6 (6.19%) Vitria
11 3 (3.09%) Adobe
11 3 (3.09%) hybris
12 2 (2.06%) Endeca
13 1 (1.03%) Google
13 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
13 1 (1.03%) SAP