The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 28 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 69 68
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.94% 0.23% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 1.36% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Median daily rate £410 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £375 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £375 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 96 147 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 11.33% 17.19% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 109 122
Median daily rate £390 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £188 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas
2 7 (87.50%) AIX
2 7 (87.50%) HPUX
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) SUSE
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) KVM
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (75.00%) PlateSpin

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) FCoE
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) AIX
2 7 (87.50%) HPUX
3 6 (75.00%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) High Availability
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) C-shell
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) KVM
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas
3 6 (75.00%) PlateSpin
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos
5 1 (12.50%) Opsware