Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 382 540 421
Rank change year-on-year +158 -119 -126
Contract jobs citing JBoss 109 254 529
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.33% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.72% 2.19% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 152 354
Median daily rate £520 £475 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% -3.55% +9.44%
10th Percentile £400 £389 £346
90th Percentile £668 £588 £600
UK median daily rate £520 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +28.57%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +25.00%

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 4,014 11,594 15,865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.69% 14.98% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,513 7,594 10,447
Median daily rate £473 £463 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.16% -0.54% +3.33%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £275
90th Percentile £663 £638 £631
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 262 381
Median hourly rate £27.75 £20.68 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.22% -3.84% +4.88%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.49 £53.75 £50.50
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +39.53% +1.18% +6.25%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 2020. 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 +178 63 £520 +4.00% 10
South East +151 24 £511 +7.58%
Midlands +81 8 £520 +18.86% 7
East Midlands +43 8 £520 +30.00% 3
North of England +103 7 £440 -2.22% 7
East of England +72 6 £500 -4.76% 1
North West +86 5 £301 -35.03% 6
North East +36 2 £573 -11.75% 1
South West +70 1 £500 - 3
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 75 (68.81%) Linux
2 68 (62.39%) Java
3 54 (49.54%) Red Hat
4 47 (43.12%) XML
5 46 (42.20%) Tomcat
5 46 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (41.28%) Spring
7 43 (39.45%) Security Cleared
8 41 (37.61%) Middleware
9 40 (36.70%) MySQL
10 39 (35.78%) SC Cleared
10 39 (35.78%) Git (software)
11 37 (33.94%) Red Hat Fuse
12 36 (33.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 36 (33.03%) Oracle
12 36 (33.03%) Windows
13 34 (31.19%) WebSphere
14 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
14 32 (29.36%) Apache Camel
15 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
15 30 (27.52%) Unix
16 29 (26.61%) REST
16 29 (26.61%) Microservices
16 29 (26.61%) Continuous Delivery
17 28 (25.69%) Apache
17 28 (25.69%) JSON
18 27 (24.77%) Web Services
19 26 (23.85%) JIRA
20 25 (22.94%) HTTP
21 24 (22.02%) 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 46 (42.20%) Tomcat
2 37 (33.94%) Red Hat Fuse
3 34 (31.19%) WebSphere
4 28 (25.69%) Apache
5 24 (22.02%) Confluence
6 20 (18.35%) WebLogic
7 19 (17.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (11.01%) Apache Geronimo
8 12 (11.01%) Apache TomEE
9 9 (8.26%) IIS
10 8 (7.34%) MQSeries
10 8 (7.34%) Mule
11 7 (6.42%) Apache ServiceMix
11 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (6.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (5.50%) Appian
12 6 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (5.50%) NetWeaver
13 5 (4.59%) Jetty
13 5 (4.59%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (3.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.43%) Azure
2 13 (11.93%) AWS
3 8 (7.34%) Apigee
3 8 (7.34%) OpenShift
4 7 (6.42%) Boomi
4 7 (6.42%) IaaS
4 7 (6.42%) PaaS
5 6 (5.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 6 (5.50%) Office 365
5 6 (5.50%) SaaS
6 3 (2.75%) Logic Apps
6 3 (2.75%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.83%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.92%) Akamai
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.92%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.92%) Datadog
8 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.94%) HTTP
2 16 (14.68%) DNS
3 13 (11.93%) DHCP
4 12 (11.01%) SSH
5 8 (7.34%) FTP
5 8 (7.34%) SMTP
6 7 (6.42%) MPLS
6 7 (6.42%) WAN
7 6 (5.50%) Firewall
7 6 (5.50%) PBX
7 6 (5.50%) Skype
7 6 (5.50%) SSL
7 6 (5.50%) VoIP
7 6 (5.50%) VPN
7 6 (5.50%) Wireless
8 4 (3.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.67%) SAN
9 3 (2.75%) AMQP
9 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.70%) MySQL
2 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.43%) Relational Database
4 15 (13.76%) MongoDB
5 11 (10.09%) NoSQL
6 10 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.50%) Amazon Aurora
7 6 (5.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (5.50%) Cosmos DB
7 6 (5.50%) DB2
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.50%) SAP HANA
8 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.83%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.92%) Ingres
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) Git (software)
2 30 (27.52%) Jenkins
3 26 (23.85%) JIRA
4 21 (19.27%) JUnit
5 20 (18.35%) Subversion
6 17 (15.60%) Maven
7 16 (14.68%) Cucumber
8 14 (12.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (12.84%) FishEye
8 14 (12.84%) Hudson
9 11 (10.09%) jMock
10 9 (8.26%) Selenium
11 8 (7.34%) Eclipse
12 7 (6.42%) Ant
12 7 (6.42%) IntelliJ
12 7 (6.42%) SonarQube
13 6 (5.50%) Mercurial
14 5 (4.59%) ClearCase
14 5 (4.59%) Gradle
14 5 (4.59%) Leiningen
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 16 (14.68%) Banking
3 12 (11.01%) Investment Banking
3 12 (11.01%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.50%) Advertising
4 6 (5.50%) Front Office
4 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (41.28%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (9.17%) WebSphere Specialist
5 7 (6.42%) Administrator
5 7 (6.42%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (6.42%) Integration Developer
5 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Server Specialist
5 7 (6.42%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 6 (5.50%) Appian Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Consultant
6 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Java Middleware Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (5.50%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Middleware Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (43.12%) XML
2 45 (41.28%) Spring
3 41 (37.61%) Middleware
4 32 (29.36%) Apache Camel
5 29 (26.61%) REST
6 28 (25.69%) JSON
7 27 (24.77%) Web Services
8 24 (22.02%) JMS
9 23 (21.10%) Java EE
10 22 (20.18%) Hibernate
11 21 (19.27%) Spring Boot
12 19 (17.43%) IBM Integration Bus
12 19 (17.43%) XSLT
13 17 (15.60%) HTML
13 17 (15.60%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (13.76%) Spring Integration
14 15 (13.76%) WebSphere MQ
15 11 (10.09%) JAXB
15 11 (10.09%) JTA
15 11 (10.09%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Fixed Income
2 10 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.42%) PKI
5 6 (5.50%) Derivative
5 6 (5.50%) Public Cloud
6 5 (4.59%) Equities
6 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.59%) User Experience
7 4 (3.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.92%) EFT
9 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.92%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (68.81%) Linux
2 36 (33.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 36 (33.03%) Windows
3 30 (27.52%) Unix
4 7 (6.42%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.50%) CentOS
5 6 (5.50%) Debian
5 6 (5.50%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.59%) Android
6 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.75%) AIX
8 1 (0.92%) Solaris
8 1 (0.92%) SUSE
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) Continuous Delivery
2 29 (26.61%) Microservices
3 24 (22.02%) TDD
4 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (18.35%) DevOps
5 19 (17.43%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (16.51%) Migration
7 17 (15.60%) BDD
8 16 (14.68%) UML
9 15 (13.76%) Open Source
10 14 (12.84%) SDLC
11 13 (11.93%) Analytics
12 12 (11.01%) ITIL
12 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
13 11 (10.09%) OO
13 11 (10.09%) Test Automation
14 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
15 9 (8.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) Java
2 20 (18.35%) Shell Script
3 19 (17.43%) Bash Shell
4 18 (16.51%) SQL
5 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.68%) Perl
6 14 (12.84%) Python
7 8 (7.34%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.34%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.42%) Groovy
9 6 (5.50%) Ruby
10 5 (4.59%) C++
10 5 (4.59%) Clojure
10 5 (4.59%) ClojureScript
10 5 (4.59%) Scala
10 5 (4.59%) VBA
11 3 (2.75%) C
12 2 (1.83%) Java 8
12 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (39.45%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) Degree
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.92%) CISSP
5 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.92%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) COBIT
1 7 (6.42%) GDPR
2 6 (5.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.59%) QA
4 2 (1.83%) SLA
5 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.92%) NIST
System Software
1 24 (22.02%) Docker
2 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.34%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.67%) NFS
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.92%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (16.51%) Kubernetes
2 15 (13.76%) Puppet
3 11 (10.09%) Ansible
3 11 (10.09%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.59%) Salt
5 3 (2.75%) Forum Sentry
5 3 (2.75%) Terraform
6 2 (1.83%) Nagios
7 1 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 54 (49.54%) Red Hat
2 36 (33.03%) Oracle
3 24 (22.02%) Sybase
4 16 (14.68%) Atlassian
4 16 (14.68%) IBM
5 15 (13.76%) Axway
5 15 (13.76%) MuleSoft
6 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.09%) VMware
7 9 (8.26%) Murex
7 9 (8.26%) SAP
8 7 (6.42%) Cisco
8 7 (6.42%) Dell
8 7 (6.42%) Fiorano
8 7 (6.42%) Jitterbit
8 7 (6.42%) Talend
8 7 (6.42%) TIBCO
8 7 (6.42%) webMethods
9 6 (5.50%) Citrix
10 5 (4.59%) Hortonworks