Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 603 395 528
Rank change year-on-year -208 +133 -98
Contract jobs citing JBoss 144 111 270
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 2.73% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 65 158
10th Percentile £432 £402 £406
25th Percentile £481 £441 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £520 £498
Median % change year-on-year +3.37% +4.52% -0.50%
75th Percentile £653 £638 £550
90th Percentile £670 £668 £688
UK median daily rate £538 £520 £491
% change year-on-year +3.37% +5.85% +3.42%

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 8,780 4,065 11,539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.84% 14.58% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,130 2,762 7,698
10th Percentile £305 £288 £263
25th Percentile £409 £375 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £473 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +2.72% -0.54%
75th Percentile £601 £563 £556
90th Percentile £695 £662 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 121 244
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.14 £16.25 £13.47
Median hourly rate £22.25 £22.82 £19.73
Median % change year-on-year -2.50% +15.65% -1.34%
75th Percentile £51.00 £42.00 £35.75
90th Percentile £65.50 £57.50 £51.65
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £20.96
% change year-on-year +2.17% +9.76% +4.78%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -173 73 £610 +16.19% 18
Midlands -56 23 £526 +1.06% 7
South East -97 19 £550 +7.95% 7
West Midlands - 12 £525 - 3
East Midlands -37 11 £526 +1.15% 3
North of England -82 10 £427 -0.12% 5
North West -49 9 £406 +22.79% 2
East of England -45 6 £495 -1.00% 7
South West -49 3 £538 +7.50% 1
North East -7 1 £449 -21.66% 1
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 104 (72.22%) Java
2 78 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (50.69%) Linux
4 68 (47.22%) Spring
5 55 (38.19%) Unix
6 53 (36.81%) SQL
6 53 (36.81%) Git (software)
7 50 (34.72%) Oracle
8 48 (33.33%) REST
9 45 (31.25%) Web Services
10 44 (30.56%) SQL Server
10 44 (30.56%) Middleware
11 43 (29.86%) MySQL
11 43 (29.86%) Tomcat
11 43 (29.86%) Red Hat Fuse
12 42 (29.17%) Windows
13 39 (27.08%) Hibernate
14 38 (26.39%) Jenkins
15 37 (25.69%) TDD
15 37 (25.69%) JUnit
16 35 (24.31%) Java EE
16 35 (24.31%) Docker
16 35 (24.31%) Microservices
17 34 (23.61%) Banking
17 34 (23.61%) JMS
18 33 (22.92%) DevOps
19 32 (22.22%) Social Skills
20 31 (21.53%) Relational Database
21 30 (20.83%) Apache Camel
21 30 (20.83%) Subversion

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 43 (29.86%) Red Hat Fuse
1 43 (29.86%) Tomcat
2 29 (20.14%) Apache
3 19 (13.19%) Confluence
3 19 (13.19%) Mule
4 17 (11.81%) WebLogic
5 16 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.25%) IIS
7 7 (4.86%) Jetty
7 7 (4.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (4.17%) Appian
9 5 (3.47%) NetWeaver
9 5 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.78%) Apache Qpid
10 4 (2.78%) WildFly
11 3 (2.08%) Apache Spark
11 3 (2.08%) nginx
11 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.39%) IBM Domino
12 2 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Magento
1 2 (1.39%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.39%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.97%) AWS
2 22 (15.28%) Azure
3 17 (11.81%) GitHub
3 17 (11.81%) IaaS
3 17 (11.81%) OpenShift
4 16 (11.11%) PaaS
5 10 (6.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 9 (6.25%) SaaS
7 8 (5.56%) Apigee
7 8 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.47%) Amazon EKS
8 5 (3.47%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 5 (3.47%) Azure Logic Apps
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.39%) Boomi
10 2 (1.39%) CloudTest
10 2 (1.39%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) Firewall
2 8 (5.56%) DNS
3 6 (4.17%) VPN
4 5 (3.47%) DHCP
4 5 (3.47%) HTTP
4 5 (3.47%) MPLS
4 5 (3.47%) PBX
4 5 (3.47%) SD-WAN
4 5 (3.47%) Skype
4 5 (3.47%) VoIP
4 5 (3.47%) WAN
4 5 (3.47%) Wireless
5 4 (2.78%) SAN
6 3 (2.08%) DMZ
6 3 (2.08%) SSL
7 2 (1.39%) Internet
7 2 (1.39%) Intranet
7 2 (1.39%) VLAN
8 1 (0.69%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 43 (29.86%) MySQL
3 31 (21.53%) Relational Database
4 16 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 12 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.56%) MariaDB
6 8 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 7 (4.86%) DB2
7 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (3.47%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.47%) SAP HANA
9 4 (2.78%) Data Lake
9 4 (2.78%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.08%) Parquet
10 3 (2.08%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.39%) DbVisualizer
11 2 (1.39%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 53 (36.81%) Git (software)
2 38 (26.39%) Jenkins
3 37 (25.69%) JUnit
4 30 (20.83%) JIRA
4 30 (20.83%) Subversion
5 27 (18.75%) Maven
6 20 (13.89%) jMock
7 17 (11.81%) Cucumber
8 13 (9.03%) Selenium
9 10 (6.94%) Eclipse
10 9 (6.25%) IntelliJ
11 8 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (4.17%) Gradle
12 6 (4.17%) JMeter
13 5 (3.47%) Bitbucket
13 5 (3.47%) Mockito
14 4 (2.78%) FishEye
14 4 (2.78%) Hudson
14 4 (2.78%) JProfiler
14 4 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (23.61%) Banking
2 32 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 21 (14.58%) Investment Banking
4 17 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (11.81%) Finance
5 16 (11.11%) Front Office
6 7 (4.86%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.78%) Retail
8 3 (2.08%) Publishing
9 2 (1.39%) Advertising
9 2 (1.39%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.69%) Back Office
10 1 (0.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.69%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 86 (59.72%) Developer
2 69 (47.92%) Java Developer
3 19 (13.19%) Architect
3 19 (13.19%) Java Middleware Developer
3 19 (13.19%) Middleware Developer
4 17 (11.81%) Integration Developer
4 17 (11.81%) Senior Developer
4 17 (11.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (4.17%) Appian Developer
6 6 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (3.47%) Designer
7 5 (3.47%) Environment Manager
7 5 (3.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (3.47%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (2.78%) Administrator
8 4 (2.78%) Applications Architect
8 4 (2.78%) Applications Developer
8 4 (2.78%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (47.22%) Spring
2 48 (33.33%) REST
3 45 (31.25%) Web Services
4 44 (30.56%) Middleware
5 39 (27.08%) Hibernate
6 35 (24.31%) Java EE
7 34 (23.61%) JMS
8 30 (20.83%) Apache Camel
9 29 (20.14%) XML
10 22 (15.28%) JSON
11 21 (14.58%) Spring Boot
12 20 (13.89%) JTA
12 20 (13.89%) JTS
13 16 (11.11%) SOAP
14 15 (10.42%) J2EE
15 14 (9.72%) HTML
15 14 (9.72%) JPA
16 12 (8.33%) JDBC
16 12 (8.33%) Node.js
16 12 (8.33%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.56%) Virtual Team
2 7 (4.86%) Cloud Native
2 7 (4.86%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 6 (4.17%) PKI
4 5 (3.47%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.08%) Clustering
6 3 (2.08%) Equities
6 3 (2.08%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) FMCG
7 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.39%) Legacy Applications
7 2 (1.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (50.69%) Linux
2 55 (38.19%) Unix
3 42 (29.17%) Windows
4 6 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.47%) AIX
5 5 (3.47%) CentOS
5 5 (3.47%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.69%) TDD
3 35 (24.31%) Microservices
4 33 (22.92%) DevOps
5 29 (20.14%) BDD
5 29 (20.14%) OO
6 28 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (18.75%) Scrum
8 21 (14.58%) UML
9 18 (12.50%) MVC
10 17 (11.81%) ITIL
11 16 (11.11%) SDLC
12 15 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (9.72%) Migration
14 13 (9.03%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (9.03%) SOA
14 13 (9.03%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (7.64%) Data Protection
16 11 (7.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (72.22%) Java
2 53 (36.81%) SQL
3 21 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (13.19%) Java 8
5 12 (8.33%) Scala
6 11 (7.64%) Python
7 10 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.86%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.17%) Ruby
9 6 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.47%) Perl
11 2 (1.39%) AWK
11 2 (1.39%) ES6
11 2 (1.39%) Java 11
11 2 (1.39%) PHP
11 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.69%) C
12 1 (0.69%) C++
12 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.86%) COBIT
3 5 (3.47%) GDPR
3 5 (3.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.08%) QA
5 2 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (24.31%) Docker
2 12 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.39%) IAG
6 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 24 (16.67%) Ansible
3 10 (6.94%) Puppet
3 10 (6.94%) Terraform
4 8 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 4 (2.78%) Grafana
7 3 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (2.08%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.39%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (1.39%) Packer
8 2 (1.39%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 50 (34.72%) Oracle
2 23 (15.97%) Red Hat
2 23 (15.97%) Sybase
3 11 (7.64%) Informatica
4 9 (6.25%) Citrix
4 9 (6.25%) IBM
4 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.25%) SAP
5 7 (4.86%) Software AG
6 6 (4.17%) Vertica
7 5 (3.47%) Cisco
7 5 (3.47%) Dynatrace
7 5 (3.47%) Murex
8 4 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.78%) Dell
8 4 (2.78%) F5
8 4 (2.78%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.08%) Fujitsu
9 3 (2.08%) Google
9 3 (2.08%) webMethods