Period
to 8 May 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 8 May 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
8 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 493 503 514
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 -99
Contract jobs citing JBoss 116 114 330
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 1.71% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 60 215
10th Percentile £406 £396 £383
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £625 £574 £625
90th Percentile £640 £702 £675
UK median daily rate £538 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +13.16% - +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £60.25 -
UK median hourly rate - £53.00 -

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 5,979 6,686 13,328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.37% 14.36% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,135 4,504 8,712
10th Percentile £300 £269 £288
25th Percentile £400 £369 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% - +4.40%
75th Percentile £579 £569 £575
90th Percentile £662 £650 £648
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 155 255
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.55 £11.75
25th Percentile £16.50 £14.77 £12.50
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.90 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +20.60% +13.71% -6.89%
75th Percentile £55.75 £33.38 £34.51
90th Percentile £64.80 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -0.06%

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 8 May 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 8 May 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 -6 75 £550 +1.38% 9
North of England +32 17 £475 +5.56% 2
Midlands +22 11 £550 +30.95% 2
North West +17 11 £475 +6.15% 1
North East +29 6 £550 +29.41%
East of England +25 6 £450 -21.40% 4
West Midlands +8 6 £550 +14.58% 2
East Midlands +20 5 £413 +15.27%
South East +33 3 £525 +10.53% 5
South West +42 1 £300 -27.27%
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 8 May 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 88 (75.86%) Java
2 70 (60.34%) Linux
3 64 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (51.72%) Oracle
5 55 (47.41%) Spring
6 50 (43.10%) Microservices
7 49 (42.24%) Docker
8 47 (40.52%) Git (software)
8 47 (40.52%) Unix
9 43 (37.07%) XML
10 41 (35.34%) Web Services
11 39 (33.62%) Subversion
11 39 (33.62%) Middleware
12 37 (31.90%) Tomcat
12 37 (31.90%) MySQL
13 35 (30.17%) SQL Server
13 35 (30.17%) SQL
13 35 (30.17%) TDD
13 35 (30.17%) REST
14 34 (29.31%) OpenShift
14 34 (29.31%) AWS
14 34 (29.31%) Hibernate
15 33 (28.45%) Red Hat
15 33 (28.45%) Relational Database
15 33 (28.45%) Kubernetes
16 32 (27.59%) BDD
17 31 (26.72%) JUnit
17 31 (26.72%) Java EE
18 29 (25.00%) WebSphere
18 29 (25.00%) JIRA

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 37 (31.90%) Tomcat
2 29 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 26 (22.41%) Red Hat Fuse
4 24 (20.69%) Apache
5 22 (18.97%) Confluence
6 16 (13.79%) Mule
6 16 (13.79%) WebLogic
7 12 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (7.76%) nginx
10 8 (6.90%) IIS
10 8 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (6.03%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (3.45%) Apache Solr
12 4 (3.45%) GlassFish
12 4 (3.45%) Jetty
12 4 (3.45%) MQSeries
12 4 (3.45%) NetWeaver
13 3 (2.59%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (2.59%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Magento
1 3 (2.59%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (29.31%) AWS
1 34 (29.31%) OpenShift
2 15 (12.93%) PaaS
3 11 (9.48%) Azure
4 10 (8.62%) Apigee
5 5 (4.31%) AWS CodePipeline
5 5 (4.31%) IaaS
5 5 (4.31%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 4 (3.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.45%) SaaS
7 3 (2.59%) Attraqt
7 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.59%) SpeedCurve
8 2 (1.72%) Boomi
8 2 (1.72%) GCP
8 2 (1.72%) GitHub
8 2 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) Firewall
2 7 (6.03%) HTTP
3 5 (4.31%) SSL
3 5 (4.31%) Wireless
4 4 (3.45%) DHCP
4 4 (3.45%) DNS
4 4 (3.45%) MPLS
4 4 (3.45%) PBX
4 4 (3.45%) SAN
4 4 (3.45%) SD-WAN
4 4 (3.45%) Skype
4 4 (3.45%) VoIP
4 4 (3.45%) VPN
4 4 (3.45%) WAN
5 2 (1.72%) FTP
5 2 (1.72%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.86%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) MySQL
2 35 (30.17%) SQL Server
3 33 (28.45%) Relational Database
4 21 (18.10%) MongoDB
5 15 (12.93%) DB2
5 15 (12.93%) NoSQL
6 9 (7.76%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (4.31%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.45%) SAP HANA
12 3 (2.59%) DbVisualizer
12 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
12 3 (2.59%) Parquet
12 3 (2.59%) Redis
12 3 (2.59%) Riak
12 3 (2.59%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 47 (40.52%) Git (software)
2 39 (33.62%) Subversion
3 31 (26.72%) JUnit
4 29 (25.00%) JIRA
4 29 (25.00%) Maven
5 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
6 16 (13.79%) Cucumber
6 16 (13.79%) jMock
7 11 (9.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (9.48%) FishEye
7 11 (9.48%) Hudson
7 11 (9.48%) SonarQube
8 10 (8.62%) Selenium
9 9 (7.76%) Mercurial
10 8 (6.90%) Storybook
11 7 (6.03%) IntelliJ
12 6 (5.17%) CA Release Automation
12 6 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (21.55%) Banking
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 19 (16.38%) Social Skills
3 16 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.48%) Public Sector
5 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.17%) Retail
6 5 (4.31%) Front Office
7 3 (2.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Billing
8 1 (0.86%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (46.55%) Developer
2 41 (35.34%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Integration Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Java Middleware Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Middleware Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.21%) Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Integration Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 6 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.45%) Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) Credit Risk Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Credit Risk Java Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Designer
8 4 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (47.41%) Spring
2 43 (37.07%) XML
3 41 (35.34%) Web Services
4 39 (33.62%) Middleware
5 35 (30.17%) REST
6 34 (29.31%) Hibernate
7 31 (26.72%) Java EE
8 27 (23.28%) Apache Camel
8 27 (23.28%) JMS
8 27 (23.28%) Spring Boot
9 20 (17.24%) J2EE
9 20 (17.24%) SOAP
10 16 (13.79%) JSON
10 16 (13.79%) JTA
10 16 (13.79%) JTS
11 14 (12.07%) XSLT
12 13 (11.21%) Node.js
12 13 (11.21%) Spring Integration
13 12 (10.34%) Kafka
13 12 (10.34%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Fixed Income
2 8 (6.90%) SWIFT
3 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (4.31%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.31%) PKI
4 5 (4.31%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.45%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.59%) Equities
6 3 (2.59%) FMCG
6 3 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.59%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.59%) User Experience
6 3 (2.59%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.72%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.86%) Clustering
8 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.86%) Derivative
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (60.34%) Linux
2 47 (40.52%) Unix
3 25 (21.55%) Windows
4 13 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.03%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.31%) AIX
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.59%) zOS
9 2 (1.72%) VMS
10 1 (0.86%) CentOS
10 1 (0.86%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.86%) Solaris
10 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (43.10%) Microservices
3 35 (30.17%) TDD
4 32 (27.59%) BDD
5 27 (23.28%) DevOps
6 25 (21.55%) Migration
7 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (19.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (18.97%) SDLC
10 20 (17.24%) Build Automation
10 20 (17.24%) OO
11 18 (15.52%) Scrum
11 18 (15.52%) UML
12 17 (14.66%) Deployment Automation
13 16 (13.79%) Configuration Management
14 13 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
18 9 (7.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (75.86%) Java
2 35 (30.17%) SQL
3 17 (14.66%) Python
4 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.48%) Perl
6 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.31%) Java 8
9 4 (3.45%) PHP
9 4 (3.45%) Scala
9 4 (3.45%) XPath
10 3 (2.59%) AWK
10 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.72%) C#
11 2 (1.72%) Groovy
12 1 (0.86%) C
12 1 (0.86%) Go
12 1 (0.86%) Ruby
12 1 (0.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.59%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.86%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.86%) Degree
5 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) ISEB
5 1 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.86%) RHCE
5 1 (0.86%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.45%) COBIT
3 4 (3.45%) GDPR
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (42.24%) Docker
2 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.86%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (28.45%) Kubernetes
2 12 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.48%) Puppet
4 9 (7.76%) Ansible
5 6 (5.17%) Kibana
5 6 (5.17%) Terraform
6 3 (2.59%) Grafana
7 2 (1.72%) Forum Sentry
7 2 (1.72%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.86%) Nagios
8 1 (0.86%) Nessus
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.86%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.86%) vMotion
8 1 (0.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (51.72%) Oracle
2 33 (28.45%) Red Hat
3 22 (18.97%) Sybase
4 13 (11.21%) Atlassian
5 12 (10.34%) IBM
6 11 (9.48%) Murex
7 10 (8.62%) AppDynamics
7 10 (8.62%) SAP
7 10 (8.62%) Splunk
8 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.17%) Google
9 6 (5.17%) webMethods
10 5 (4.31%) Axway
10 5 (4.31%) Cisco
10 5 (4.31%) MuleSoft
11 4 (3.45%) Citrix
11 4 (3.45%) Software AG
11 4 (3.45%) VMware
12 3 (2.59%) hybris
12 3 (2.59%) New Relic