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 3 months to 25 April 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 53 79
Rank change year-on-year +4 +26  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 8 40 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.41% 3.63% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.43% 15.87% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 2
Median daily rate £400 £410 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +7.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £575 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +8.57%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 70 252 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 12.32% 22.89% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 157 61
Median daily rate £363 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £570 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £22.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% -9.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.80 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Cheshire

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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 3 months to 25 April 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
Knutsford +1 5 £400 +3.22% 2
JBoss
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Spring
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) JUnit
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Struts
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (20.00%) Middleware
7 3 (20.00%) X.509
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) OO

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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 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (20.00%) GlassFish
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (13.33%) Apache
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (6.67%) IIS
6 1 (6.67%) nginx
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) X.509
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Environment Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Middleware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Struts
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) Middleware
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) EJB
6 2 (13.33%) JMS
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) JSTL
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (13.33%) Struts2
6 2 (13.33%) WebCenter
6 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) DataPower
4 1 (6.67%) Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) RUP
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) UML
2 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) RAD
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) hybris
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Chordiant
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Kony
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Yahoo!