The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 123 129
Rank change year-on-year +33 +6  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 47 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.03% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.47% 2.31% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 8
Median daily rate £474 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +27.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £392 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £584 £483
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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 449 432 625
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.35% 16.92% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 266 380
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 38
Median hourly rate £16.98 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.92% -17.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.10 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Essex +17 41 £475 - 1
Bedfordshire -13 2 £550 -4.34% 3
Norfolk - 2 - -
Hertfordshire -1 1 £375 -30.23% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £385 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 58 (77.33%) Oracle
1 58 (77.33%) Relational Database
2 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (69.33%) Linux
4 48 (64.00%) TDD
5 46 (61.33%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (60.00%) Test Automation
7 43 (57.33%) Jenkins
8 41 (54.67%) Git (software)
8 41 (54.67%) Microservices
8 41 (54.67%) J2EE
9 39 (52.00%) Java
9 39 (52.00%) Configuration Management
10 37 (49.33%) Mentoring
11 36 (48.00%) Apache
12 35 (46.67%) HTTP
13 34 (45.33%) Middleware
14 33 (44.00%) SOA
14 33 (44.00%) Scrum
14 33 (44.00%) DevOps
15 32 (42.67%) WSO2
15 32 (42.67%) Kanban
16 31 (41.33%) TCP/IP
17 30 (40.00%) SSL
17 30 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 30 (40.00%) Puppet
17 30 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 30 (40.00%) Docker
18 29 (38.67%) Open Source
19 28 (37.33%) Subversion

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 36 (48.00%) Apache
2 30 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (4.00%) WildFly
6 2 (2.67%) AquaLogic
6 2 (2.67%) Mule
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) Jetty
7 1 (1.33%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.33%) nginx
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) IaaS
1 2 (2.67%) PaaS
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.67%) HTTP
2 31 (41.33%) TCP/IP
3 30 (40.00%) SSL
4 19 (25.33%) LDAP
5 4 (5.33%) Firewall
6 2 (2.67%) DHCP
6 2 (2.67%) DNS
7 1 (1.33%) FTP
7 1 (1.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (77.33%) Relational Database
2 23 (30.67%) MySQL
3 19 (25.33%) MariaDB
4 9 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.33%) Ingres
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (57.33%) Jenkins
2 41 (54.67%) Git (software)
3 28 (37.33%) Subversion
4 16 (21.33%) Mockito
5 15 (20.00%) JUnit
6 9 (12.00%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) JIRA
8 1 (1.33%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) Java Developer
3 20 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Architect
4 7 (9.33%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (4.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Environment Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Integration Developer
8 2 (2.67%) IT Architect
8 2 (2.67%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (54.67%) J2EE
2 34 (45.33%) Middleware
3 26 (34.67%) Spring
4 21 (28.00%) Spring MVC
4 21 (28.00%) XML
5 20 (26.67%) CSS
5 20 (26.67%) HTML
6 18 (24.00%) JAAS
7 17 (22.67%) JAXB
8 16 (21.33%) Hibernate
8 16 (21.33%) JPA
9 15 (20.00%) EclipseLink
10 12 (16.00%) Web Services
11 10 (13.33%) REST
12 8 (10.67%) Java EE
12 8 (10.67%) JAX-RPC
12 8 (10.67%) Struts
12 8 (10.67%) Struts2
13 4 (5.33%) Spring Boot
14 3 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) RIA
3 1 (1.33%) AS400
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (69.33%) Linux
2 30 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (25.33%) Unix
4 12 (16.00%) Mac OS X
5 11 (14.67%) Solaris
6 6 (8.00%) Windows
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.67%) AIX
8 2 (2.67%) HPUX
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (64.00%) TDD
3 46 (61.33%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 41 (54.67%) Microservices
6 39 (52.00%) Configuration Management
7 37 (49.33%) Mentoring
8 33 (44.00%) DevOps
8 33 (44.00%) Scrum
8 33 (44.00%) SOA
9 32 (42.67%) Kanban
10 29 (38.67%) Open Source
11 27 (36.00%) API Design
12 24 (32.00%) Coaching
13 23 (30.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
14 22 (29.33%) User Stories
15 21 (28.00%) MVC
16 20 (26.67%) Web Development
17 18 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) Perl
2 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) C
3 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) Groovy
8 2 (2.67%) XPath
9 1 (1.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.00%) GDPR
2 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (40.00%) Docker
2 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (40.00%) Puppet
2 27 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (12.00%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 58 (77.33%) Oracle
2 32 (42.67%) WSO2
3 10 (13.33%) VMware
4 8 (10.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) webMethods
7 2 (2.67%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.33%) BEA
8 1 (1.33%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.33%) Google
8 1 (1.33%) Splunk
8 1 (1.33%) Temenos