Period
to 7 April 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 7 April 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
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 521 502 376
Rank change year-on-year -19 -126 -79
Contract jobs citing JBoss 144 382 627
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.43% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.84% 2.67% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 265 396
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £392 £378 £313
90th Percentile £750 £650 £578
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.50% - -
UK median hourly rate £50.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +26.25% - -

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 7,812 14,292 15,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.29% 16.12% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,003 9,296 10,243
Median daily rate £465 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £270
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 285 340
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.61% -1.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.80
% change year-on-year +19.94% -0.19% -1.08%

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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

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JBoss in England

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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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Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 7 April 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 7 April 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 +74 87 £555 -7.50% 5
North of England +59 20 £450 +5.88% 6
South East +27 20 £456 -3.69% 7
North West +32 13 £470 +10.59% 4
East of England +32 8 £635 +33.68%
Midlands +40 5 £420 -11.58% 5
North East +33 5 £425 - 1
West Midlands +63 3 £480 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire +45 2 £475 +15.15% 1
East Midlands +2 2 £358 -25.64% 2
South West -7 2 £475 - 10
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 7 April 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.

1 119 (82.64%) Java
2 81 (56.25%) Oracle
3 76 (52.78%) XML
4 69 (47.92%) SQL
5 67 (46.53%) Red Hat
5 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (46.53%) JSON
6 63 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 62 (43.06%) SQL Server
7 62 (43.06%) Red Hat Fuse
8 61 (42.36%) WebLogic
9 59 (40.97%) Security Cleared
10 58 (40.28%) Apache Camel
11 55 (38.19%) SC Cleared
12 54 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
13 51 (35.42%) ActiveMQ
14 49 (34.03%) MuleSoft
15 47 (32.64%) AWS
15 47 (32.64%) RabbitMQ
15 47 (32.64%) Axway
15 47 (32.64%) PL/SQL
16 44 (30.56%) Linux
16 44 (30.56%) JIRA
17 42 (29.17%) MSMQ
17 42 (29.17%) MQSeries
17 42 (29.17%) Sybase
17 42 (29.17%) REST
18 41 (28.47%) Azure
18 41 (28.47%) T-SQL
19 38 (26.39%) Waterfall

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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 62 (43.06%) Red Hat Fuse
2 61 (42.36%) WebLogic
3 42 (29.17%) MQSeries
4 37 (25.69%) Confluence
5 32 (22.22%) Apache
6 30 (20.83%) Tomcat
7 21 (14.58%) WebSphere
8 13 (9.03%) Apache ServiceMix
9 9 (6.25%) IIS
10 8 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (5.56%) WildFly
11 6 (4.17%) nginx
12 5 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (2.78%) Appian
14 3 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (1.39%) Apache Geronimo
15 2 (1.39%) Apache TomEE
15 2 (1.39%) GeoServer
15 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 47 (32.64%) AWS
2 41 (28.47%) Azure
3 7 (4.86%) Power Platform
4 6 (4.17%) Apigee
5 5 (3.47%) Boomi
5 5 (3.47%) Serverless
6 4 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.08%) GitHub
7 3 (2.08%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.39%) Akamai
8 2 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.39%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.39%) GCP
8 2 (1.39%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.39%) Heroku
8 2 (1.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) HTTP
2 10 (6.94%) FTP
2 10 (6.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.25%) SSL
4 8 (5.56%) DNS
5 5 (3.47%) Firewall
6 4 (2.78%) DHCP
6 4 (2.78%) SSH
6 4 (2.78%) tcpdump
7 3 (2.08%) VPN
8 2 (1.39%) Internet
8 2 (1.39%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.39%) SMTP
8 2 (1.39%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.69%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (43.06%) SQL Server
2 54 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.33%) MySQL
4 7 (4.86%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.86%) Power BI
5 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.47%) DB2
6 5 (3.47%) GIS
6 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.08%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.39%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.39%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.39%) Redis
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 44 (30.56%) JIRA
2 31 (21.53%) Git (software)
3 28 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 23 (15.97%) JUnit
5 20 (13.89%) Maven
6 17 (11.81%) Selenium
7 12 (8.33%) Bitbucket
7 12 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 11 (7.64%) Subversion
9 9 (6.25%) Cucumber
10 7 (4.86%) SoapUI
11 6 (4.17%) LoadUI
12 4 (2.78%) Mockito
13 3 (2.08%) Ant
13 3 (2.08%) IntelliJ
13 3 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
14 2 (1.39%) Bitbucket Server
14 2 (1.39%) Gatling
14 2 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (1.39%) RSpec
General
1 15 (10.42%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.08%) Games
3 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (39.58%) Architect
2 38 (26.39%) Developer
3 24 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 20 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 20 (13.89%) Technical Architect
5 15 (10.42%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 8 (5.56%) Java Architect
8 6 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Integration Architect
9 5 (3.47%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Automation Tester
9 5 (3.47%) Consultant
9 5 (3.47%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) Tester
10 4 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Integration Developer
11 3 (2.08%) Appian Developer
11 3 (2.08%) Designer
11 3 (2.08%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (52.78%) XML
2 67 (46.53%) JSON
3 63 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 58 (40.28%) Apache Camel
5 51 (35.42%) ActiveMQ
6 47 (32.64%) RabbitMQ
7 42 (29.17%) MSMQ
7 42 (29.17%) REST
8 36 (25.00%) Spring
9 29 (20.14%) SOAP
10 23 (15.97%) J2EE
11 22 (15.28%) Middleware
12 21 (14.58%) Web Services
13 20 (13.89%) HTML
14 15 (10.42%) AngularJS
15 14 (9.72%) Java EE
16 12 (8.33%) Ajax
16 12 (8.33%) CSS
17 10 (6.94%) EJB
17 10 (6.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.86%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.86%) PKI
4 6 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.08%) User Experience
7 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.56%) Linux
2 17 (11.81%) Windows
3 16 (11.11%) Unix
4 14 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.47%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.39%) AIX
7 2 (1.39%) CentOS
7 2 (1.39%) Solaris
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) Android
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.69%) Debian
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.39%) Waterfall
3 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 24 (16.67%) DevOps
5 20 (13.89%) Open Source
6 19 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (12.50%) Project Management
7 18 (12.50%) SOA
8 17 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.11%) Scrum
10 14 (9.72%) Test Automation
11 12 (8.33%) Kanban
12 11 (7.64%) Configuration Management
12 11 (7.64%) Microservices
12 11 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.64%) TDD
12 11 (7.64%) Web Development
13 10 (6.94%) B2B
14 9 (6.25%) Migration
14 9 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (82.64%) Java
2 69 (47.92%) SQL
3 47 (32.64%) PL/SQL
4 41 (28.47%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.33%) Python
7 10 (6.94%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.56%) ActionScript
8 8 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
8 8 (5.56%) C#
9 6 (4.17%) Ruby
10 5 (3.47%) Scala
10 5 (3.47%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.78%) Java 8
12 3 (2.08%) Perl
13 2 (1.39%) Go
13 2 (1.39%) Groovy
13 2 (1.39%) Haskell
13 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.39%) RPG
Qualifications
1 59 (40.97%) Security Cleared
2 55 (38.19%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.25%) Degree
4 6 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.39%) OCP
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.39%) RMADS
2 2 (1.39%) SEPA
2 2 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.03%) Docker
2 4 (2.78%) NFS
3 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.39%) GFS2
3 2 (1.39%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.39%) LXC
3 2 (1.39%) Samba
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.39%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (11.81%) Ansible
2 14 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (9.72%) Terraform
3 12 (8.33%) Puppet
4 6 (4.17%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.78%) Kibana
5 4 (2.78%) Packer
6 3 (2.08%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.39%) Consul
7 2 (1.39%) Grafana
7 2 (1.39%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.39%) logstash
7 2 (1.39%) Nessus
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.39%) SELinux
7 2 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.39%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.39%) vRealize
8 1 (0.69%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (56.25%) Oracle
2 67 (46.53%) Red Hat
3 49 (34.03%) MuleSoft
4 47 (32.64%) Axway
5 42 (29.17%) Sybase
6 13 (9.03%) IBM
6 13 (9.03%) webMethods
7 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.86%) SAP
9 5 (3.47%) Adobe
9 5 (3.47%) Dell
9 5 (3.47%) Fiorano
9 5 (3.47%) Jitterbit
9 5 (3.47%) Talend
9 5 (3.47%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.78%) Google
11 2 (1.39%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.39%) PayPal
11 2 (1.39%) Thycotic
11 2 (1.39%) VMware