Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 24 July 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 562 456 540
Rank change year-on-year -106 +84 -96
Contract jobs citing JBoss 124 96 310
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.67% 1.98% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 57 194
10th Percentile £425 £384 £385
25th Percentile £475 £425 £421
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £528 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.60% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £640 £595 £538
90th Percentile £670 £668 £671
UK median daily rate £526 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £67.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £67.50 -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,427 4,852 13,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.12% 14.54% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,092 3,320 8,561
10th Percentile £300 £306 £268
25th Percentile £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £569 £575
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 104 260
10th Percentile £12.32 £12.63 £11.25
25th Percentile £16.23 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.38
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -3.13%
75th Percentile £54.88 £31.63 £34.70
90th Percentile £67.80 £53.33 £52.28
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JBoss as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in England

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JBoss in England.

Daily rate trend for JBoss in England

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for JBoss in England

JBoss
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JBoss in England.

Hourly rate trend for JBoss in England

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
London -119 62 £610 +12.96% 17
Midlands -21 19 £525 +34.99% 5
North of England -34 17 £500 +5.26% 8
South East -34 14 £538 +11.28% 6
North West -21 11 £475 +9.20% 2
East Midlands -11 10 £525 +46.71% 1
West Midlands -31 9 £513 +22.02% 4
North East - 6 £550 - 4
East of England -18 5 £495 +4.76% 1
South West -15 1 £300 -38.46% 1
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 84 (67.74%) Java
2 70 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (52.42%) Linux
4 61 (49.19%) Spring
5 60 (48.39%) Oracle
6 51 (41.13%) Unix
7 47 (37.90%) SQL
8 44 (35.48%) Git (software)
9 43 (34.68%) REST
10 42 (33.87%) SQL Server
11 41 (33.06%) Hibernate
12 38 (30.65%) TDD
12 38 (30.65%) Web Services
13 37 (29.84%) MySQL
14 36 (29.03%) Microservices
15 35 (28.23%) Docker
15 35 (28.23%) BDD
15 35 (28.23%) Middleware
15 35 (28.23%) Subversion
16 34 (27.42%) Tomcat
17 33 (26.61%) JUnit
17 33 (26.61%) Java EE
18 31 (25.00%) XML
19 30 (24.19%) Red Hat Fuse
20 29 (23.39%) Banking
21 28 (22.58%) Windows
22 26 (20.97%) Apache
23 25 (20.16%) Maven
24 24 (19.35%) OO
24 24 (19.35%) JMS

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 34 (27.42%) Tomcat
2 30 (24.19%) Red Hat Fuse
3 26 (20.97%) Apache
4 22 (17.74%) WebSphere
5 18 (14.52%) Mule
6 15 (12.10%) WebLogic
7 14 (11.29%) Confluence
8 10 (8.06%) nginx
9 9 (7.26%) IIS
10 7 (5.65%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (4.84%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (4.03%) Appian
12 5 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (3.23%) NetWeaver
13 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
14 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
14 3 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (2.42%) Jetty
14 3 (2.42%) WildFly
15 2 (1.61%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Magento
1 2 (1.61%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.94%) OpenShift
2 20 (16.13%) PaaS
3 18 (14.52%) AWS
4 12 (9.68%) IaaS
5 11 (8.87%) GitHub
6 9 (7.26%) Apigee
6 9 (7.26%) Azure
7 8 (6.45%) Microsoft 365
8 6 (4.84%) SaaS
9 4 (3.23%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 4 (3.23%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 3 (2.42%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (2.42%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (2.42%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.61%) Attraqt
11 2 (1.61%) CloudTest
11 2 (1.61%) SpeedCurve
12 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) Firewall
2 5 (4.03%) HTTP
3 4 (3.23%) DHCP
3 4 (3.23%) DNS
3 4 (3.23%) MPLS
3 4 (3.23%) PBX
3 4 (3.23%) SD-WAN
3 4 (3.23%) Skype
3 4 (3.23%) VoIP
3 4 (3.23%) VPN
3 4 (3.23%) WAN
3 4 (3.23%) Wireless
4 3 (2.42%) DMZ
5 2 (1.61%) Internet
5 2 (1.61%) Intranet
5 2 (1.61%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.61%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.81%) ADSL
6 1 (0.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 37 (29.84%) MySQL
3 24 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 20 (16.13%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
8 7 (5.65%) DB2
9 6 (4.84%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.84%) MariaDB
9 6 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.23%) Redis
11 4 (3.23%) SAP HANA
12 3 (2.42%) Data Lake
12 3 (2.42%) Parquet
12 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.42%) Riak
12 3 (2.42%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 44 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 35 (28.23%) Subversion
3 33 (26.61%) JUnit
4 25 (20.16%) Maven
5 22 (17.74%) Jenkins
6 20 (16.13%) JIRA
7 18 (14.52%) jMock
8 14 (11.29%) Cucumber
9 13 (10.48%) IntelliJ
10 11 (8.87%) Selenium
11 10 (8.06%) Mercurial
12 9 (7.26%) Gradle
13 8 (6.45%) Storybook
14 7 (5.65%) Eclipse
15 6 (4.84%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
16 5 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (4.03%) FishEye
16 5 (4.03%) Hudson
17 4 (3.23%) JProfiler
General
1 29 (23.39%) Banking
2 23 (18.55%) Social Skills
3 19 (15.32%) Investment Banking
4 18 (14.52%) Finance
5 13 (10.48%) Front Office
6 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.45%) Public Sector
8 4 (3.23%) Retail
9 2 (1.61%) Advertising
9 2 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.81%) Billing
10 1 (0.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.81%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (54.03%) Developer
2 52 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.52%) Java Middleware Developer
3 18 (14.52%) Middleware Developer
4 16 (12.90%) Integration Developer
5 15 (12.10%) Architect
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Appian Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Middleware Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) Designer
11 4 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Environment Manager
11 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (49.19%) Spring
2 43 (34.68%) REST
3 41 (33.06%) Hibernate
4 38 (30.65%) Web Services
5 35 (28.23%) Middleware
6 33 (26.61%) Java EE
7 31 (25.00%) XML
8 24 (19.35%) JMS
9 23 (18.55%) Spring Boot
10 20 (16.13%) Apache Camel
11 19 (15.32%) Node.js
12 18 (14.52%) JTA
12 18 (14.52%) JTS
13 17 (13.71%) HTML
14 16 (12.90%) JPA
14 16 (12.90%) SOAP
15 14 (11.29%) AngularJS
15 14 (11.29%) React
16 13 (10.48%) HTML5
17 12 (9.68%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Legacy Applications
1 8 (6.45%) SWIFT
2 7 (5.65%) Fixed Income
2 7 (5.65%) Virtual Team
3 6 (4.84%) Cloud Native
3 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.23%) PKI
4 4 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.42%) Equities
5 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.42%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.61%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.61%) FMCG
6 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 65 (52.42%) Linux
2 51 (41.13%) Unix
3 28 (22.58%) Windows
4 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.23%) AIX
5 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.65%) TDD
3 36 (29.03%) Microservices
4 35 (28.23%) BDD
5 24 (19.35%) OO
6 21 (16.94%) DevOps
7 20 (16.13%) Scrum
7 20 (16.13%) UML
8 18 (14.52%) MVC
9 17 (13.71%) Migration
9 17 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (12.90%) SDLC
11 14 (11.29%) Front End Development
11 14 (11.29%) ITIL
11 14 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (10.48%) Configuration Management
13 11 (8.87%) Change Management
13 11 (8.87%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (8.87%) SOA
14 10 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 84 (67.74%) Java
2 47 (37.90%) SQL
3 23 (18.55%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.06%) Java 8
5 9 (7.26%) Python
6 8 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.45%) Scala
7 6 (4.84%) Ruby
8 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.42%) Perl
10 2 (1.61%) AWK
10 2 (1.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) ES6
11 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.65%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) RHCE
4 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.84%) COBIT
3 5 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.03%) QA
4 4 (3.23%) GDPR
5 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (28.23%) Docker
2 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.26%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (4.03%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (19.35%) Kubernetes
2 15 (12.10%) Ansible
3 10 (8.06%) Puppet
4 7 (5.65%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 7 (5.65%) Terraform
5 5 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (2.42%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.61%) Forum Sentry
7 2 (1.61%) Grafana
8 1 (0.81%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.81%) Nagios
8 1 (0.81%) Packer
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.81%) vMotion
8 1 (0.81%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (48.39%) Oracle
2 21 (16.94%) Sybase
3 18 (14.52%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.26%) SAP
5 8 (6.45%) Informatica
5 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.65%) Citrix
7 6 (4.84%) Adobe
7 6 (4.84%) IBM
7 6 (4.84%) Software AG
8 5 (4.03%) Atlassian
8 5 (4.03%) Cisco
8 5 (4.03%) Murex
8 5 (4.03%) Vertica
9 4 (3.23%) TIBCO
9 4 (3.23%) webMethods
10 3 (2.42%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.42%) Google
11 2 (1.61%) Dynatrace
11 2 (1.61%) MuleSoft