Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 392 542 426
Rank change year-on-year +150 -116 -93
Contract jobs citing JBoss 149 181 482
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.28% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.01% 1.92% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 106 318
Median daily rate £520 £500 £504
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -0.79% +6.11%
10th Percentile £405 £400 £350
90th Percentile £653 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £50.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.22% +5.88%
UK median hourly rate - £44.96 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -0.09% +5.88%

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 4,953 9,415 14,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.41% 14.32% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,373 6,362 9,808
Median daily rate £473 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £270 £261 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £470
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 200 296
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £18.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.21% +2.01% -1.97%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.60 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.90 £52.55 £47.00
Median hourly rate £26.73 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +33.65% +8.11% -2.63%

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 20 January 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

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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 20 January 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 +123 93 £525 +5.00% 11
South East +125 18 £510 +10.16% 5
Midlands +74 15 £520 -3.70% 2
North of England +85 10 £495 +20.00% 4
East of England +63 10 £500 -4.76%
East Midlands +45 9 £520 -
North West +60 8 £440 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +48 6 £545 +0.93% 2
North East +36 2 £573 +34.71%
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 105 (70.47%) Java
2 98 (65.77%) Linux
3 68 (45.64%) Spring
4 67 (44.97%) Red Hat
5 65 (43.62%) Microservices
6 64 (42.95%) Git (software)
6 64 (42.95%) XML
7 63 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (40.27%) Middleware
9 56 (37.58%) Tomcat
10 54 (36.24%) Web Services
11 52 (34.90%) MySQL
11 52 (34.90%) Oracle
11 52 (34.90%) Docker
12 51 (34.23%) Unix
13 49 (32.89%) Red Hat Fuse
14 48 (32.21%) REST
15 47 (31.54%) Apache Camel
15 47 (31.54%) JIRA
16 43 (28.86%) Windows
16 43 (28.86%) SQL Server
16 43 (28.86%) JUnit
16 43 (28.86%) Security Cleared
16 43 (28.86%) Continuous Delivery
17 42 (28.19%) Jenkins
18 40 (26.85%) SC Cleared
18 40 (26.85%) Relational Database
18 40 (26.85%) WebSphere
19 39 (26.17%) Apache
20 38 (25.50%) Spring Boot

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 56 (37.58%) Tomcat
2 49 (32.89%) Red Hat Fuse
3 40 (26.85%) WebSphere
4 39 (26.17%) Apache
5 36 (24.16%) Confluence
6 26 (17.45%) WebLogic
7 21 (14.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (11.41%) Mule
9 15 (10.07%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (8.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (7.38%) IIS
12 10 (6.71%) Apache ServiceMix
12 10 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (5.37%) Apache Geronimo
13 8 (5.37%) Apache TomEE
13 8 (5.37%) MQSeries
14 6 (4.03%) Appian
14 6 (4.03%) NetWeaver
15 4 (2.68%) Jetty
15 4 (2.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.01%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (1.34%) Fredhopper
3 2 (1.34%) Magento
3 2 (1.34%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.49%) AWS
2 26 (17.45%) OpenShift
3 20 (13.42%) Azure
4 11 (7.38%) Apigee
5 10 (6.71%) Boomi
6 9 (6.04%) PaaS
7 7 (4.70%) IaaS
8 6 (4.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (4.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 6 (4.03%) Office 365
8 6 (4.03%) SaaS
9 5 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.36%) Serverless
10 3 (2.01%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.01%) Logic Apps
10 3 (2.01%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.34%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (1.34%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (1.34%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.79%) HTTP
2 15 (10.07%) DNS
3 13 (8.72%) DHCP
4 10 (6.71%) FTP
4 10 (6.71%) SSH
4 10 (6.71%) SSL
5 8 (5.37%) SMTP
5 8 (5.37%) Wireless
6 7 (4.70%) SAN
7 6 (4.03%) Firewall
7 6 (4.03%) MPLS
7 6 (4.03%) PBX
7 6 (4.03%) Skype
7 6 (4.03%) VoIP
7 6 (4.03%) VPN
7 6 (4.03%) WAN
8 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.68%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.01%) AMQP
10 3 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (34.90%) MySQL
2 43 (28.86%) SQL Server
3 40 (26.85%) Relational Database
4 30 (20.13%) MongoDB
5 21 (14.09%) NoSQL
6 15 (10.07%) DB2
7 9 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (5.37%) Amazon Aurora
9 7 (4.70%) RDBMS
10 6 (4.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (4.03%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (4.03%) SAP HANA
11 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.01%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.34%) DbVisualizer
14 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 64 (42.95%) Git (software)
2 47 (31.54%) JIRA
3 43 (28.86%) JUnit
4 42 (28.19%) Jenkins
5 34 (22.82%) Subversion
6 33 (22.15%) Maven
7 23 (15.44%) Cucumber
8 20 (13.42%) jMock
9 19 (12.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (12.75%) FishEye
9 19 (12.75%) Hudson
9 19 (12.75%) SonarQube
10 15 (10.07%) Selenium
11 9 (6.04%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (5.37%) Ant
12 8 (5.37%) Bitbucket Server
12 8 (5.37%) CA Release Automation
12 8 (5.37%) Eclipse
12 8 (5.37%) IntelliJ
13 7 (4.70%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (20.13%) Banking
2 27 (18.12%) Finance
3 20 (13.42%) Investment Banking
4 16 (10.74%) Public Sector
5 6 (4.03%) Advertising
5 6 (4.03%) Front Office
6 5 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.68%) Retail
8 2 (1.34%) Legal
8 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (45.64%) Developer
2 45 (30.20%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.44%) Architect
4 18 (12.08%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.74%) Integration Developer
5 16 (10.74%) Java Middleware Developer
5 16 (10.74%) Middleware Developer
6 13 (8.72%) Senior Integration Developer
6 13 (8.72%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (8.72%) Senior Middleware Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Administrator
8 9 (6.04%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.37%) WebSphere Specialist
10 7 (4.70%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Server Specialist
10 7 (4.70%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (45.64%) Spring
2 64 (42.95%) XML
3 60 (40.27%) Middleware
4 54 (36.24%) Web Services
5 48 (32.21%) REST
6 47 (31.54%) Apache Camel
7 38 (25.50%) Spring Boot
8 37 (24.83%) Java EE
8 37 (24.83%) JMS
9 35 (23.49%) Hibernate
9 35 (23.49%) JSON
10 29 (19.46%) J2EE
11 27 (18.12%) SOAP
12 24 (16.11%) XSLT
13 22 (14.77%) Spring Integration
14 20 (13.42%) JTA
14 20 (13.42%) JTS
15 18 (12.08%) HTML
15 18 (12.08%) IBM Integration Bus
16 17 (11.41%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) Fixed Income
2 13 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.04%) PKI
5 7 (4.70%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.03%) User Experience
7 5 (3.36%) Derivative
7 5 (3.36%) Equities
8 3 (2.01%) Cloud Native
8 3 (2.01%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.01%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.01%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.01%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.34%) EFT
9 2 (1.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 98 (65.77%) Linux
2 51 (34.23%) Unix
3 43 (28.86%) Windows
4 36 (24.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.04%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.36%) AIX
7 4 (2.68%) CentOS
7 4 (2.68%) Debian
7 4 (2.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.01%) Android
8 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.01%) Solaris
8 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.01%) zOS
9 2 (1.34%) VMS
10 1 (0.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.62%) Microservices
2 63 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (28.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 37 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (23.49%) DevOps
5 35 (23.49%) TDD
6 29 (19.46%) BDD
7 24 (16.11%) Migration
7 24 (16.11%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (15.44%) SDLC
8 23 (15.44%) UML
9 21 (14.09%) Build Automation
10 20 (13.42%) Deployment Automation
10 20 (13.42%) OO
11 16 (10.74%) Open Source
12 15 (10.07%) Configuration Management
12 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (9.40%) SOA
13 14 (9.40%) Unit Testing
13 14 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (70.47%) Java
2 31 (20.81%) SQL
3 25 (16.78%) Perl
3 25 (16.78%) Python
4 17 (11.41%) Shell Script
5 14 (9.40%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.40%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.37%) Scala
7 7 (4.70%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.03%) Groovy
9 5 (3.36%) Java 8
10 4 (2.68%) Ruby
11 3 (2.01%) C
11 3 (2.01%) C++
11 3 (2.01%) Clojure
11 3 (2.01%) PHP
11 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.01%) VBA
11 3 (2.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (28.86%) Security Cleared
2 40 (26.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) Degree
4 3 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.34%) ISEB
5 2 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) GDPR
1 8 (5.37%) QA
2 6 (4.03%) COBIT
2 6 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (34.90%) Docker
2 12 (8.05%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.68%) NFS
5 3 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (22.82%) Kubernetes
2 22 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (14.77%) Puppet
3 14 (9.40%) Ansible
4 7 (4.70%) Terraform
5 6 (4.03%) Kibana
6 3 (2.01%) Forum Sentry
6 3 (2.01%) Salt
7 2 (1.34%) Grafana
7 2 (1.34%) Istio
7 2 (1.34%) Nagios
8 1 (0.67%) Nessus
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 67 (44.97%) Red Hat
2 52 (34.90%) Oracle
3 32 (21.48%) Sybase
4 26 (17.45%) Atlassian
5 21 (14.09%) IBM
6 19 (12.75%) MuleSoft
7 17 (11.41%) Axway
8 16 (10.74%) Murex
9 15 (10.07%) webMethods
10 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
10 12 (8.05%) VMware
11 11 (7.38%) SAP
12 10 (6.71%) AppDynamics
12 10 (6.71%) Dell
12 10 (6.71%) Fiorano
12 10 (6.71%) Jitterbit
12 10 (6.71%) Splunk
12 10 (6.71%) Talend
12 10 (6.71%) TIBCO
13 6 (4.03%) Cisco