Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 529 438 322
Rank change year-on-year -91 -116 -28
Contract jobs citing JBoss 193 485 712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.53% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.07% 3.22% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 314 480
England median daily rate £500 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +9.47% +8.57%
10th Percentile £396 £352 £313
90th Percentile £703 £650 £576
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
England median hourly rate £50.50 £43.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.43% +12.90% +29.17%
10th Percentile £37.85 £36.88 £35.63
90th Percentile £52.75 £45.00 £42.88
UK median hourly rate £47.73 £43.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +9.10% +12.90% +29.17%

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 9,336 15,073 15,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.34% 16.52% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,142 9,843 10,315
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £283 £265
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 321 383
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +3.41% -3.30%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.41% +1.79%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in England

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in England over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor 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 25 January 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 +34 93 £550 -4.35% 12
South East -54 30 £475 -2.56% 9
East of England +39 21 £525 +10.53% 4
North of England +34 21 £400 -11.11% 6
South West -7 18 £425 -19.05% 3
North West +22 13 £400 -11.11% 3
Midlands +7 6 £540 +33.33% 7
North East +20 5 £425 - 1
Yorkshire +40 3 - - 2
West Midlands +28 3 £540 +27.06% 6
East Midlands -4 3 - - 1
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 157 (81.35%) Java
2 88 (45.60%) XML
3 84 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (43.01%) Hibernate
5 82 (42.49%) Linux
6 80 (41.45%) Oracle
7 77 (39.90%) SQL
8 75 (38.86%) WebLogic
9 74 (38.34%) AWS
10 73 (37.82%) JSON
11 68 (35.23%) Red Hat
12 63 (32.64%) SQL Server
13 58 (30.05%) Apache
14 57 (29.53%) Spring
15 56 (29.02%) Security Cleared
16 55 (28.50%) JIRA
17 54 (27.98%) Red Hat Fuse
18 52 (26.94%) PostgreSQL
18 52 (26.94%) Tomcat
19 50 (25.91%) Git (software)
20 49 (25.39%) SC Cleared
20 49 (25.39%) Apache Camel
20 49 (25.39%) Python
21 48 (24.87%) Jenkins
22 47 (24.35%) REST
23 44 (22.80%) JavaScript
23 44 (22.80%) ActiveMQ
24 43 (22.28%) Azure
25 42 (21.76%) Windows
26 40 (20.73%) PL/SQL

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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 75 (38.86%) WebLogic
2 58 (30.05%) Apache
3 54 (27.98%) Red Hat Fuse
4 52 (26.94%) Tomcat
5 40 (20.73%) Confluence
6 36 (18.65%) MQSeries
7 13 (6.74%) IIS
7 13 (6.74%) WebSphere
8 11 (5.70%) nginx
8 11 (5.70%) WildFly
9 10 (5.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (3.63%) Jetty
10 7 (3.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (2.59%) Apache ServiceMix
11 5 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.55%) Appian
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.04%) GeoServer
13 2 (1.04%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (38.34%) AWS
2 43 (22.28%) Azure
3 21 (10.88%) GitHub
4 13 (6.74%) OpenShift
5 11 (5.70%) Akamai
6 10 (5.18%) GCP
7 9 (4.66%) Google Analytics
8 8 (4.15%) Amazon S3
9 6 (3.11%) PaaS
10 5 (2.59%) Serverless
11 4 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.07%) SaaS
11 4 (2.07%) Slack
12 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.55%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.55%) TestFlight
12 3 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.04%) Apple Pay
13 2 (1.04%) Google Pay
13 2 (1.04%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.13%) HTTP
2 25 (12.95%) SSL
3 20 (10.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.63%) DNS
4 7 (3.63%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.07%) DHCP
5 4 (2.07%) Firewall
5 4 (2.07%) Internet
5 4 (2.07%) SMTP
6 3 (1.55%) FTP
6 3 (1.55%) VoIP
7 2 (1.04%) CTI
7 2 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.04%) SSH
7 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.52%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (32.64%) SQL Server
2 52 (26.94%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (16.06%) MongoDB
4 23 (11.92%) MySQL
5 20 (10.36%) NoSQL
6 14 (7.25%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.66%) DB2
8 6 (3.11%) Infinispan
9 5 (2.59%) Big Data
9 5 (2.59%) GIS
9 5 (2.59%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.55%) HBase
11 3 (1.55%) JasperReports
11 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.55%) Power BI
11 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (28.50%) JIRA
2 50 (25.91%) Git (software)
3 48 (24.87%) Jenkins
4 39 (20.21%) JUnit
5 29 (15.03%) Eclipse
6 20 (10.36%) Cucumber
6 20 (10.36%) Selenium
7 19 (9.84%) Ant
8 17 (8.81%) Maven
9 12 (6.22%) IntelliJ
10 11 (5.70%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (5.70%) Subversion
11 9 (4.66%) Gatling
11 9 (4.66%) Grunt
11 9 (4.66%) gulp
11 9 (4.66%) Sublime Text
12 8 (4.15%) GitLab
13 7 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (3.63%) NUnit
14 6 (3.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 19 (9.84%) Finance
2 11 (5.70%) Public Sector
3 5 (2.59%) Banking
4 4 (2.07%) Games
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Retail
6 2 (1.04%) Electronics
6 2 (1.04%) Law
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (36.27%) Developer
2 44 (22.80%) Architect
3 34 (17.62%) Java Developer
4 22 (11.40%) Applications Architect
5 17 (8.81%) Consultant
5 17 (8.81%) Technical Architect
6 14 (7.25%) Administrator
7 13 (6.74%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (4.15%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) Integration Developer
9 7 (3.63%) Java Architect
9 7 (3.63%) Java Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) Middleware Administrator
10 6 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.11%) Workday Developer
11 5 (2.59%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (2.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (45.60%) XML
2 83 (43.01%) Hibernate
3 73 (37.82%) JSON
4 57 (29.53%) Spring
5 49 (25.39%) Apache Camel
6 47 (24.35%) REST
7 44 (22.80%) ActiveMQ
8 39 (20.21%) RabbitMQ
9 37 (19.17%) HTML
9 37 (19.17%) Web Services
10 36 (18.65%) MSMQ
11 35 (18.13%) J2EE
12 31 (16.06%) SOAP
13 30 (15.54%) EJB
13 30 (15.54%) Middleware
14 29 (15.03%) AngularJS
15 26 (13.47%) CSS
16 23 (11.92%) HTML5
16 23 (11.92%) Node.js
17 18 (9.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (3.63%) PKI
4 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.55%) Clustering
7 3 (1.55%) IVR
7 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.55%) User Experience
7 3 (1.55%) VUI
8 2 (1.04%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.04%) Replication
8 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) CMDB
9 1 (0.52%) Derivative
9 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 82 (42.49%) Linux
2 42 (21.76%) Windows
3 37 (19.17%) Unix
4 17 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.22%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.59%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.07%) Solaris
9 3 (1.55%) AIX
9 3 (1.55%) Android
9 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.55%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.04%) CentOS
11 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.17%) Waterfall
3 36 (18.65%) DevOps
4 31 (16.06%) Microservices
5 30 (15.54%) Configuration Management
6 26 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (13.47%) TDD
7 25 (12.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 24 (12.44%) Open Source
9 20 (10.36%) Project Management
9 20 (10.36%) Software Engineering
9 20 (10.36%) Test Automation
10 18 (9.33%) Scrum
11 17 (8.81%) OO
11 17 (8.81%) SOA
12 14 (7.25%) Web Development
12 14 (7.25%) Workflow
13 13 (6.74%) Deployment Automation
14 12 (6.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 157 (81.35%) Java
2 77 (39.90%) SQL
3 49 (25.39%) Python
4 44 (22.80%) JavaScript
5 40 (20.73%) PL/SQL
6 36 (18.65%) T-SQL
7 24 (12.44%) Ruby
8 22 (11.40%) C#
9 18 (9.33%) Bash Shell
10 17 (8.81%) Perl
11 14 (7.25%) Scala
12 11 (5.70%) Java 8
13 10 (5.18%) Groovy
14 9 (4.66%) Haskell
15 8 (4.15%) C
16 7 (3.63%) C++
17 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.55%) ActionScript
18 3 (1.55%) Apple Swift
18 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (29.02%) Security Cleared
2 49 (25.39%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.77%) Degree
4 11 (5.70%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.04%) RMADS
2 2 (1.04%) SEPA
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (19.69%) Docker
2 7 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (3.11%) VirtualBox
3 6 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.07%) NFS
5 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.04%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 31 (16.06%) Ansible
2 30 (15.54%) Puppet
3 25 (12.95%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (10.36%) Terraform
5 12 (6.22%) Kibana
6 9 (4.66%) Grafana
7 6 (3.11%) Cobbler
7 6 (3.11%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.55%) logstash
8 3 (1.55%) Packer
8 3 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.04%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.52%) Consul
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.52%) Nagios
10 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 80 (41.45%) Oracle
2 68 (35.23%) Red Hat
3 38 (19.69%) MuleSoft
4 37 (19.17%) Axway
4 37 (19.17%) Sybase
5 19 (9.84%) Microsoft
6 18 (9.33%) Google
7 17 (8.81%) IBM
7 17 (8.81%) webMethods
8 13 (6.74%) Adobe
9 10 (5.18%) SAP
10 6 (3.11%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.11%) VMware
10 6 (3.11%) Workday
11 4 (2.07%) Cisco
12 3 (1.55%) Avaya
12 3 (1.55%) Mercator
12 3 (1.55%) WSO2
13 2 (1.04%) New Relic
13 2 (1.04%) PayPal