Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 74 68
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 +36
Contract jobs citing JBoss 8 14 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.60% 1.15% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 7.61% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 40
Cheshire median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - -1.54%
10th Percentile £375 £320 £227
90th Percentile £472 £444 £605
North West median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £32.76

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 220 184 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.45% 15.12% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 137 208
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £263 £257
90th Percentile £564 £500 £529
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 14
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £20.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +43.61% +16.06%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.55 £10.68
90th Percentile £32.00 £33.00 £35.50
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £16.00 £20.45
% change year-on-year +47.81% -21.74% +7.61%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -9 3 £375 -6.25%
Crewe - 1 £405 -
JBoss
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) OpenShift
2 6 (75.00%) Docker
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Middleware
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Decision-Making
5 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Product Management
5 3 (37.50%) PaaS
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) IBM Integration Bus

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 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Jetty
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) OpenShift
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 2 (25.00%) GitHub
4 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (12.50%) npm
5 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) GitLab
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Geb
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) RAML
4 1 (12.50%) RxJava
4 1 (12.50%) Spring WebFlux
4 1 (12.50%) Swagger
4 1 (12.50%) Vert.x
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (37.50%) Decision-Making
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Go
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics