Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 412 532 448
Rank change year-on-year +120 -84 -180
Contract jobs citing JBoss 109 297 498
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% 2.30% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 190 323
Median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - -
10th Percentile £388 £385 £327
90th Percentile £659 £664 £598
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £67.50 £35.00 £50.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.86% -31.29% +31.45%
10th Percentile £42.98 £35.00 £42.91
90th Percentile £69.63 £35.00 £59.22
UK median hourly rate £67.50 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +92.86% -17.65% +9.68%

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 4,574 12,940 15,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.64% 15.57% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,879 8,293 10,358
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £305 £263 £275
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 275 361
Median hourly rate £25.15 £20.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.68% -3.53% +7.24%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.66 £53.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +30.95% +2.44% +7.89%

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 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 8 August 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 +157 57 £528 +5.50% 7
South East +141 25 £483 +1.68%
North of England +104 13 £473 +5.00% 1
North West +68 9 £400 -11.11% 1
Midlands +77 8 £389 -18.12% 3
East Midlands +41 7 £358 -20.48% 1
East of England +69 5 £473 +12.17% 1
Yorkshire +72 4 £475 +7.04%
West Midlands +63 1 £420 -11.58% 2
South West +35 1 £500 - 2
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 81 (74.31%) Java
2 57 (52.29%) Linux
3 51 (46.79%) XML
4 47 (43.12%) Oracle
5 46 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (40.37%) Tomcat
7 41 (37.61%) Red Hat Fuse
8 39 (35.78%) Security Cleared
9 38 (34.86%) Middleware
9 38 (34.86%) Red Hat
10 37 (33.94%) WebSphere
11 36 (33.03%) SC Cleared
11 36 (33.03%) Spring
12 34 (31.19%) JSON
12 34 (31.19%) REST
13 33 (30.28%) Jenkins
13 33 (30.28%) Apache Camel
13 33 (30.28%) Git (software)
14 31 (28.44%) MySQL
15 30 (27.52%) SQL Server
16 29 (26.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 27 (24.77%) SQL
18 26 (23.85%) TDD
18 26 (23.85%) DevOps
19 25 (22.94%) Subversion
20 24 (22.02%) Java EE
21 23 (21.10%) Hibernate
21 23 (21.10%) Unix
21 23 (21.10%) Windows
22 22 (20.18%) Maven

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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 44 (40.37%) Tomcat
2 41 (37.61%) Red Hat Fuse
3 37 (33.94%) WebSphere
4 20 (18.35%) Apache
5 19 (17.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (16.51%) Confluence
6 18 (16.51%) WebLogic
7 12 (11.01%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (9.17%) Apache Geronimo
8 10 (9.17%) Apache TomEE
8 10 (9.17%) MQSeries
9 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (6.42%) IIS
9 7 (6.42%) Mule
9 7 (6.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (5.50%) Appian
11 5 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (4.59%) Jetty
11 5 (4.59%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 3 (2.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (3.67%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.83%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.68%) AWS
2 14 (12.84%) Azure
3 10 (9.17%) Apigee
4 8 (7.34%) OpenShift
5 7 (6.42%) Boomi
6 4 (3.67%) IaaS
6 4 (3.67%) PaaS
6 4 (3.67%) Power Platform
6 4 (3.67%) SaaS
7 3 (2.75%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 3 (2.75%) Office 365
8 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.83%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.83%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.92%) AWS CodeBuild
9 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.92%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.92%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) HTTP
2 8 (7.34%) FTP
2 8 (7.34%) SSH
3 7 (6.42%) DNS
4 5 (4.59%) SSL
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
5 4 (3.67%) Firewall
5 4 (3.67%) iSCSI
5 4 (3.67%) MPLS
5 4 (3.67%) Skype
5 4 (3.67%) WAN
6 3 (2.75%) DHCP
6 3 (2.75%) PBX
6 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.75%) tcpdump
6 3 (2.75%) VoIP
6 3 (2.75%) Wireless
7 1 (0.92%) SAN
7 1 (0.92%) SMTP
7 1 (0.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.44%) MySQL
2 30 (27.52%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.84%) Relational Database
4 13 (11.93%) MongoDB
4 13 (11.93%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (9.17%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.67%) Power BI
9 3 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.75%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (2.75%) DB2
9 3 (2.75%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.83%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.83%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (30.28%) Git (software)
1 33 (30.28%) Jenkins
2 25 (22.94%) Subversion
3 22 (20.18%) Cucumber
3 22 (20.18%) Maven
4 20 (18.35%) JIRA
5 18 (16.51%) JUnit
6 14 (12.84%) Selenium
7 13 (11.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (11.93%) Bitbucket
7 13 (11.93%) Hudson
8 12 (11.01%) FishEye
9 9 (8.26%) SoapUI
10 8 (7.34%) Eclipse
10 8 (7.34%) jMock
11 7 (6.42%) IntelliJ
12 6 (5.50%) Ant
12 6 (5.50%) LoadUI
13 5 (4.59%) Leiningen
13 5 (4.59%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (18.35%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Banking
3 9 (8.26%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.59%) Front Office
6 3 (2.75%) Advertising
6 3 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (39.45%) Developer
2 30 (27.52%) Java Developer
3 25 (22.94%) Architect
4 9 (8.26%) Integration Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Specialist
6 7 (6.42%) Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Appian Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (4.59%) Automation Tester
8 5 (4.59%) Integration Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Java Middleware Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Middleware Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Server Specialist
8 5 (4.59%) Tester
8 5 (4.59%) WebSphere Server Specialist
9 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) XML
2 38 (34.86%) Middleware
3 36 (33.03%) Spring
4 34 (31.19%) JSON
4 34 (31.19%) REST
5 33 (30.28%) Apache Camel
6 24 (22.02%) Java EE
7 23 (21.10%) Hibernate
8 20 (18.35%) Web Services
9 18 (16.51%) HTML
9 18 (16.51%) JMS
9 18 (16.51%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (16.51%) XSLT
10 17 (15.60%) IBM Integration Bus
11 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
11 15 (13.76%) J2EE
11 15 (13.76%) SOAP
12 14 (12.84%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (12.84%) Spring Boot
12 14 (12.84%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.17%) Fixed Income
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.34%) PKI
4 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.59%) Derivative
5 5 (4.59%) User Experience
6 3 (2.75%) Equities
6 3 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) DataPower
8 1 (0.92%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (52.29%) Linux
2 29 (26.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (21.10%) Unix
3 23 (21.10%) Windows
4 6 (5.50%) CentOS
4 6 (5.50%) Debian
5 5 (4.59%) Android
5 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.59%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.92%) SUSE
7 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) DevOps
2 26 (23.85%) TDD
3 21 (19.27%) Open Source
4 20 (18.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (17.43%) Microservices
5 19 (17.43%) Scrum
5 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
6 16 (14.68%) Kanban
7 15 (13.76%) BDD
8 14 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (12.84%) SOA
9 13 (11.93%) OO
9 13 (11.93%) UML
10 12 (11.01%) Migration
10 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
11 11 (10.09%) SDLC
12 10 (9.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (74.31%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) SQL
3 18 (16.51%) Bash Shell
4 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.84%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.01%) Python
7 10 (9.17%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.26%) Perl
9 7 (6.42%) Groovy
9 7 (6.42%) Ruby
10 5 (4.59%) ActionScript
10 5 (4.59%) ActionScript 2.0
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 2 (1.83%) C
12 1 (0.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) Security Cleared
2 36 (33.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.83%) OCP
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
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 6 (5.50%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) COBIT
3 3 (2.75%) GDPR
3 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
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 22 (20.18%) Docker
2 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.67%) NFS
5 3 (2.75%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.83%) GFS2
6 2 (1.83%) Samba
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (13.76%) Ansible
2 15 (13.76%) Puppet
3 14 (12.84%) Kubernetes
4 9 (8.26%) Terraform
5 5 (4.59%) Salt
6 3 (2.75%) Forum Sentry
6 3 (2.75%) vRealize
7 2 (1.83%) Nessus
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.83%) SELinux
7 2 (1.83%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.92%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.92%) Consul
8 1 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.92%) Nagios
8 1 (0.92%) Packer
8 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (43.12%) Oracle
2 38 (34.86%) Red Hat
3 21 (19.27%) Sybase
4 19 (17.43%) IBM
4 19 (17.43%) MuleSoft
5 17 (15.60%) Axway
6 7 (6.42%) Atlassian
6 7 (6.42%) Dell
6 7 (6.42%) Fiorano
6 7 (6.42%) Jitterbit
6 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.42%) Murex
6 7 (6.42%) SAP
6 7 (6.42%) Talend
6 7 (6.42%) TIBCO
6 7 (6.42%) VMware
6 7 (6.42%) webMethods
7 5 (4.59%) Cloudera
7 5 (4.59%) Hortonworks
7 5 (4.59%) Sparx