Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing JBoss 12 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.96% 1.32% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.78% 8.02% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 21
Cheshire median daily rate £381 £394 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.17% -4.55% +3.13%
10th Percentile £259 £312 £369
90th Percentile £513 £443 £500
North West median daily rate £444 £406 £413
% change year-on-year +9.23% -1.52% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £29.53 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +1.81% -

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

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 177 212 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.09% 16.50% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 140 154
Cheshire median daily rate £328 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% -6.83% +23.85%
10th Percentile £213 £185 £264
90th Percentile £553 £600 £488
North West median daily rate £400 £376 £400
% change year-on-year +6.52% -6.13% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £24.00 £13.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.62% -34.18% -21.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.18 £10.06
90th Percentile £38.75 £18.23 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £15.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year -5.18% -16.44% +8.37%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Cheshire

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Cheshire

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Cheshire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -11 7 £359 -15.59% 6
Chester +2 1 £500 +26.98% 1
Crewe - 1 £500 -
JBoss
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JBoss also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Middleware
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Apache
4 7 (58.33%) DevOps
5 6 (50.00%) Docker
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Perl
6 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
6 5 (41.67%) OpenShift
7 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (33.33%) JIRA
7 4 (33.33%) Banking
7 4 (33.33%) PaaS
7 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) HTTP
8 3 (25.00%) IBM
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) Jython
8 3 (25.00%) J2EE
8 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (25.00%) Maven
8 3 (25.00%) Ruby
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) Ant
8 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) OpenShift
2 4 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Ant
2 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (25.00%) Gradle
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) jMock
3 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Product Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) J2SE
4 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Jython
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Go
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) PowerBroker
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 2 (16.67%) IBM Sterling
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle