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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
England / East of England
Rank 101 97 100
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 27 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 1.18% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 7.51% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 14
Median daily rate £500 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.18% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £594 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +12.35% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

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 378 386 505
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.75% 15.71% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 196 289
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 28
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +92.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £9.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

JBoss
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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +13 23 £523 +16.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £225 -59.09% 1
JBoss
England

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 29 (72.50%) Oracle
2 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (60.00%) Java
3 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 23 (57.50%) J2EE
5 21 (52.50%) TDD
5 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
6 20 (50.00%) Middleware
7 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
7 19 (47.50%) Apache
8 18 (45.00%) SSL
8 18 (45.00%) HTTP
8 18 (45.00%) Configuration Management
8 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
9 17 (42.50%) Docker
9 17 (42.50%) DevOps
9 17 (42.50%) Microservices
10 16 (40.00%) WSO2
10 16 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 16 (40.00%) Kanban
10 16 (40.00%) Scrum
10 16 (40.00%) SOA
11 15 (37.50%) Subversion
11 15 (37.50%) Open Source
11 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
12 12 (30.00%) SQL
12 12 (30.00%) Coaching
12 12 (30.00%) API Design

JBoss
Top Related 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 19 (47.50%) Apache
2 16 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 4 (10.00%) IIS
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (7.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.50%) CMS
7 1 (2.50%) Jetty
7 1 (2.50%) Mongrel
7 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (47.50%) TCP/IP
2 18 (45.00%) HTTP
2 18 (45.00%) SSL
3 10 (25.00%) LDAP
4 8 (20.00%) Firewall
5 5 (12.50%) DNS
6 4 (10.00%) FTP
7 2 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (2.50%) IPsec
8 1 (2.50%) IPv4
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.00%) MariaDB
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
2 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (37.50%) Subversion
4 8 (20.00%) JUnit
5 5 (12.50%) Maven
5 5 (12.50%) Mockito
6 2 (5.00%) EasyMock
7 1 (2.50%) Ant
7 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.50%) JBehave
7 1 (2.50%) Redmine
7 1 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
1 13 (32.50%) Java Developer
2 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.00%) Environment Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Designer
5 1 (2.50%) Java Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) J2EE
2 20 (50.00%) Middleware
3 10 (25.00%) Spring
4 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) CSS
5 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 7 (17.50%) JAAS
5 7 (17.50%) JAXB
5 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
6 6 (15.00%) Java EE
6 6 (15.00%) JPA
7 5 (12.50%) EclipseLink
8 2 (5.00%) JAX-RPC
8 2 (5.00%) Struts
8 2 (5.00%) Struts2
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.50%) .NET
9 1 (2.50%) JSP
9 1 (2.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) RIA
3 1 (2.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Windows
4 5 (12.50%) Unix
5 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) AIX
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (52.50%) TDD
4 18 (45.00%) Configuration Management
5 17 (42.50%) DevOps
5 17 (42.50%) Microservices
6 16 (40.00%) Kanban
6 16 (40.00%) Scrum
6 16 (40.00%) SOA
7 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 15 (37.50%) Open Source
8 12 (30.00%) API Design
8 12 (30.00%) Coaching
9 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
10 10 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (25.00%) User Stories
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (20.00%) Web Development
13 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
13 7 (17.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) Perl
4 10 (25.00%) C
5 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (12.50%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.50%) Go
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Docker
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.50%) Ansible
4 3 (7.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Oracle
2 16 (40.00%) WSO2
3 10 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Pega
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Temenos