Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 511 430 283
Rank change year-on-year -81 -147 -7
Contract jobs citing JBoss 272 527 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.56% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 3.38% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 347 506
England median daily rate £486 £493 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.27% +7.36% +1.94%
10th Percentile £387 £342 £313
90th Percentile £614 £600 £584
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +6.06%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% +6.06%

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 11,742 15,614 15,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.04% 16.72% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,662 10,278 9,970
England median daily rate £463 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £627 £606
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 391 378
England median hourly rate £20.52 £21.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.56% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.25 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in England

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JBoss in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in England

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in England

JBoss
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss in England.

Contractor 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 14 October 2019. 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 -37 96 £500 -4.76% 24
South West -5 51 £500 -1.23% 1
South East -46 51 £475 -5.00% 15
East of England +29 29 £525 +23.53% 3
North of England +10 25 £450 +3.45% 6
Midlands +17 20 £438 +8.09% 6
East Midlands +26 15 £400 -1.05% 1
North West 0 14 £456 +6.10% 1
Yorkshire +31 8 £450 +5.88% 4
West Midlands +10 5 £475 +8.57% 5
North East +12 3 £649 +39.52% 1
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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.

1 215 (79.04%) Java
2 155 (56.99%) Linux
3 125 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (37.13%) Apache
5 99 (36.40%) Spring
6 92 (33.82%) Tomcat
7 88 (32.35%) Python
8 84 (30.88%) JavaScript
9 83 (30.51%) Hibernate
9 83 (30.51%) Docker
10 80 (29.41%) Jenkins
10 80 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 80 (29.41%) Unix
11 79 (29.04%) Ansible
12 76 (27.94%) DevOps
12 76 (27.94%) AWS
13 74 (27.21%) Oracle
14 67 (24.63%) Windows
15 66 (24.26%) XML
16 65 (23.90%) Red Hat
17 64 (23.53%) Web Services
17 64 (23.53%) HTML
17 64 (23.53%) JUnit
18 61 (22.43%) Middleware
19 60 (22.06%) Security Cleared
19 60 (22.06%) AngularJS
20 55 (20.22%) TDD
21 54 (19.85%) J2EE
21 54 (19.85%) Puppet
22 52 (19.12%) Microservices

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
1 101 (37.13%) Apache
2 92 (33.82%) Tomcat
3 52 (19.12%) WebLogic
4 32 (11.76%) WebSphere
5 25 (9.19%) Confluence
6 24 (8.82%) Jetty
7 18 (6.62%) IIS
7 18 (6.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (4.78%) Appian
9 12 (4.41%) WildFly
10 9 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (2.94%) nginx
11 8 (2.94%) OpenStack
12 6 (2.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 6 (2.21%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 5 (1.84%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.84%) Drupal
14 3 (1.10%) Apache Solr
14 3 (1.10%) iPlanet
Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.84%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.47%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.74%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.74%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 76 (27.94%) AWS
2 32 (11.76%) OpenShift
3 30 (11.03%) Azure
4 21 (7.72%) GitHub
5 17 (6.25%) PaaS
6 10 (3.68%) Akamai
6 10 (3.68%) Google Analytics
7 9 (3.31%) GCP
8 8 (2.94%) Azure Stack
8 8 (2.94%) IaaS
9 6 (2.21%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.84%) Heroku
11 4 (1.47%) SaaS
11 4 (1.47%) Slack
12 3 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.10%) TestFlight
13 2 (0.74%) G Suite
13 2 (0.74%) Twilio
13 2 (0.74%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.60%) HTTP
2 21 (7.72%) SSL
3 14 (5.15%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.78%) DNS
5 11 (4.04%) SSH
6 9 (3.31%) LAN
7 8 (2.94%) SAN
7 8 (2.94%) WAN
8 7 (2.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (2.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (2.57%) HTTPS
9 6 (2.21%) Internet
10 5 (1.84%) OpenLDAP
11 4 (1.47%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.10%) VoIP
13 2 (0.74%) CTI
13 2 (0.74%) Intranet
13 2 (0.74%) SMTP
13 2 (0.74%) SNMP
13 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.91%) MongoDB
2 45 (16.54%) MySQL
3 36 (13.24%) Hadoop
4 27 (9.93%) NoSQL
5 25 (9.19%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (8.46%) Relational Database
7 17 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 17 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 16 (5.88%) DB2
9 13 (4.78%) Big Data
9 13 (4.78%) RDBMS
10 11 (4.04%) HBase
11 8 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (2.21%) Infinispan
13 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.74%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
14 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 80 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 64 (23.53%) JUnit
3 48 (17.65%) Maven
4 39 (14.34%) JIRA
5 36 (13.24%) Cucumber
6 28 (10.29%) Eclipse
7 27 (9.93%) Ant
8 23 (8.46%) Selenium
9 21 (7.72%) Subversion
10 16 (5.88%) IntelliJ
11 12 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (4.04%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (4.04%) Mercurial
12 11 (4.04%) Mockito
13 10 (3.68%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (3.31%) Gradle
14 9 (3.31%) Hudson
15 8 (2.94%) Gatling
15 8 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (13.60%) Finance
2 17 (6.25%) Banking
3 11 (4.04%) Public Sector
4 7 (2.57%) Games
5 4 (1.47%) Publishing
6 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (43.75%) Developer
2 69 (25.37%) Java Developer
3 25 (9.19%) Consultant
4 22 (8.09%) Architect
5 19 (6.99%) Administrator
6 17 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (4.41%) Java Engineer
7 12 (4.41%) Lead Developer
7 12 (4.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 12 (4.41%) Middleware Administrator
7 12 (4.41%) Middleware Engineer
8 11 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (4.04%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (4.04%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (4.04%) Software Engineer
9 10 (3.68%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.31%) Backend Developer
11 8 (2.94%) Appian Developer
11 8 (2.94%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (36.40%) Spring
2 83 (30.51%) Hibernate
3 66 (24.26%) XML
4 64 (23.53%) HTML
4 64 (23.53%) Web Services
5 61 (22.43%) Middleware
6 60 (22.06%) AngularJS
7 54 (19.85%) J2EE
8 51 (18.75%) JSON
9 50 (18.38%) CSS
10 49 (18.01%) Node.js
11 44 (16.18%) REST
12 43 (15.81%) Java EE
13 41 (15.07%) React
14 35 (12.87%) EJB
15 32 (11.76%) HTML5
15 32 (11.76%) JMS
16 28 (10.29%) Apache Camel
17 27 (9.93%) SOAP
18 25 (9.19%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.51%) PKI
4 12 (4.41%) User Experience
5 11 (4.04%) Replication
6 10 (3.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.94%) Clustering
7 8 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.21%) Derivative
10 5 (1.84%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.10%) IVR
11 3 (1.10%) Mashup
11 3 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.10%) VUI
12 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.37%) DataPower
13 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 155 (56.99%) Linux
2 80 (29.41%) Unix
3 67 (24.63%) Windows
4 45 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (7.72%) Solaris
6 19 (6.99%) CentOS
7 16 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 11 (4.04%) AIX
8 11 (4.04%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.94%) Android
9 8 (2.94%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.21%) Debian
11 5 (1.84%) Windows Server
12 4 (1.47%) HPUX
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (27.94%) DevOps
3 55 (20.22%) TDD
4 52 (19.12%) Microservices
5 42 (15.44%) Scrum
6 39 (14.34%) Test Automation
7 38 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (13.60%) Configuration Management
8 37 (13.60%) Migration
9 34 (12.50%) OO
10 33 (12.13%) Software Engineering
11 31 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (9.93%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (9.93%) Waterfall
13 25 (9.19%) Deployment Automation
14 24 (8.82%) UML
15 22 (8.09%) SOA
16 20 (7.35%) Kanban
16 20 (7.35%) Open Source
17 19 (6.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 215 (79.04%) Java
2 88 (32.35%) Python
3 84 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 49 (18.01%) SQL
5 41 (15.07%) Bash Shell
6 39 (14.34%) Ruby
7 33 (12.13%) Java 8
8 32 (11.76%) Perl
9 27 (9.93%) C
10 26 (9.56%) C#
11 23 (8.46%) C++
12 16 (5.88%) Scala
13 14 (5.15%) Groovy
14 10 (3.68%) Shell Script
15 9 (3.31%) PL/SQL
15 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
16 8 (2.94%) JPQL
17 7 (2.57%) Haskell
17 7 (2.57%) TypeScript
18 6 (2.21%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 60 (22.06%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.97%) DV Cleared
3 32 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.88%) Degree
5 6 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.74%) CISA
7 2 (0.74%) CISM
7 2 (0.74%) CISSP
7 2 (0.74%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.37%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.68%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 83 (30.51%) Docker
2 15 (5.51%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.31%) NFS
5 8 (2.94%) VirtualBox
6 6 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.47%) Samba
8 1 (0.37%) vCloud
8 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 79 (29.04%) Ansible
2 54 (19.85%) Puppet
3 45 (16.54%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 14 (5.15%) Terraform
6 10 (3.68%) Cobbler
6 10 (3.68%) Kibana
7 9 (3.31%) Grafana
8 8 (2.94%) vRealize
9 6 (2.21%) Nagios
9 6 (2.21%) Salt
10 5 (1.84%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (1.84%) ZABBIX
11 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 2 (0.74%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.74%) Icinga
13 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.37%) logstash
13 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (27.21%) Oracle
2 65 (23.90%) Red Hat
3 24 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 21 (7.72%) Google
5 17 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 17 (6.25%) IBM
5 17 (6.25%) VMware
6 11 (4.04%) webMethods
7 10 (3.68%) Adobe
7 10 (3.68%) Cisco
8 7 (2.57%) F5
8 7 (2.57%) Micro Focus
8 7 (2.57%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.21%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.21%) Hortonworks
9 6 (2.21%) SAP
9 6 (2.21%) Sybase
9 6 (2.21%) Workday
10 5 (1.84%) McAfee
10 5 (1.84%) Salesforce.com