The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Red Hat JBoss
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 136
Rank change year-on-year +13 +38  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 14 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 1.05% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.34% 6.09% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 1
Median daily rate £500 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

JBoss is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 262 427 464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.32% 17.20% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 254 258
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -61.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing JBoss as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JBoss in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Reading +6 12 £500 +33.33% 2
JBoss
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Apache
5 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) Migration
6 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 6 (27.27%) Java EE
7 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
7 5 (22.73%) EMV
7 5 (22.73%) WSDL
7 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
7 5 (22.73%) IIS
7 5 (22.73%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 4 (18.18%) Middleware
8 4 (18.18%) Retail
8 4 (18.18%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (40.91%) Apache
2 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
3 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
4 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Architect
1 4 (18.18%) Migration Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Web Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Environment Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Software Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Test Environment Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) Java EE
3 5 (22.73%) WSDL
4 4 (18.18%) Middleware
4 4 (18.18%) REST
4 4 (18.18%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) JSP
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 2 (9.09%) Apache CXF
6 2 (9.09%) Ehcache
6 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE
6 2 (9.09%) JDBC
6 2 (9.09%) JMS
6 2 (9.09%) OSGi
6 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
6 2 (9.09%) SAML
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) EMV
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) AS400
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 5 (22.73%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Axway
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) Siebel
4 1 (4.55%) Temenos