Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 94 77
Rank change year-on-year +35 -17 -11
Contract jobs citing JBoss 19 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.03% 0.53% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.92% 3.23% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £378 £375 £300
90th Percentile £450 £472 £445
North West median daily rate £450 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 106 217 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.35% 16.32% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 137 136
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £100 £231 £263
90th Percentile £504 £565 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -33.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £14.10 £13.02 £10.55
90th Percentile £31.65 £33.75 £33.00
North West median hourly rate £19.75 £23.65 £16.00
% change year-on-year -16.49% +47.81% -17.72%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 +8 12 £425 +13.33% 2
Macclesfield - 3 £450 -
Runcorn - 1 £400 -
JBoss
North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 15 (78.95%) AWS
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (57.89%) Microservices
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 10 (52.63%) Docker
5 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
5 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) JDBC
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 9 (47.37%) Spring
6 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
6 8 (42.11%) JSON
6 8 (42.11%) Investment Management
6 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) Node.js
6 8 (42.11%) REST
6 8 (42.11%) CSS3
6 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
6 8 (42.11%) Sass
6 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
6 8 (42.11%) Gradle
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Banking
6 8 (42.11%) Hibernate

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 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Confluence
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) AWS
2 7 (36.84%) PaaS
3 6 (31.58%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.26%) GCP
4 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
1 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
1 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) Gradle
3 6 (31.58%) Bitbucket
3 6 (31.58%) Mockito
4 5 (26.32%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) GitLab
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Backend Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) JDBC
2 9 (47.37%) Spring
3 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
3 8 (42.11%) CSS3
3 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 8 (42.11%) JSON
3 8 (42.11%) Node.js
3 8 (42.11%) React
3 8 (42.11%) REST
3 8 (42.11%) Sass
3 8 (42.11%) Servlets
3 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (36.84%) Middleware
5 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
5 6 (31.58%) WireMock
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) Microservices
2 8 (42.11%) Investment Management
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) Deployment Automation
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Groovy
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Java 8
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) VMware