Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 281 270
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 +76
Contract jobs citing JBoss 782 891 957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.03% 4.92% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 613 658
England median daily rate £463 £435 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% -0.85% +2.03%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £325
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +5.88%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +5.88%

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 15560 18106 18571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.69% 18.59% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10299 11837 11826
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 450 553
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.40% +5.10% +6.12%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.83 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.09% - +14.29%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -10 317 £500 +3.09% 21
South East -53 133 £450 - 23
North of England +32 125 £363 +3.57% 14
East of England +51 94 £475 +11.11% 9
North East +75 73 £333 +3.91% 3
Midlands -42 70 £450 +5.88% 9
South West +5 37 £447 +10.37% 6
East Midlands -7 36 £500 +13.64% 6
West Midlands -30 33 £425 - 3
North West -23 28 £500 +23.08% 6
Yorkshire +35 21 £396 +2.26% 5
JBoss
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JBoss also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 516 (65.98%) Java
2 354 (45.27%) Linux
3 334 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
4 314 (40.15%) Oracle
5 290 (37.08%) Tomcat
6 274 (35.04%) Spring
7 268 (34.27%) Unix
8 250 (31.97%) SQL
9 248 (31.71%) J2EE
10 213 (27.24%) WebLogic
10 213 (27.24%) Web Services
11 197 (25.19%) Jenkins
12 196 (25.06%) DevOps
12 196 (25.06%) Apache
12 196 (25.06%) Red Hat
13 193 (24.68%) Hibernate
14 184 (23.53%) Git (software)
15 166 (21.23%) Puppet
16 165 (21.10%) REST
17 162 (20.72%) SOAP
18 160 (20.46%) JavaScript
19 151 (19.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 149 (19.05%) TDD
21 148 (18.93%) Finance
22 147 (18.80%) Maven
23 141 (18.03%) HTML
24 140 (17.90%) XML
25 123 (15.73%) Middleware
26 120 (15.35%) JUnit
27 119 (15.22%) Banking

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
1 290 (37.08%) Tomcat
2 213 (27.24%) WebLogic
3 196 (25.06%) Apache
4 108 (13.81%) WebSphere
5 62 (7.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 57 (7.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 54 (6.91%) Oracle Application Server
8 53 (6.78%) Confluence
9 51 (6.52%) iPlanet
10 49 (6.27%) WildFly
11 48 (6.14%) IIS
12 41 (5.24%) Jetty
13 21 (2.69%) WebLogic Portal
14 20 (2.56%) Apache Spark
15 19 (2.43%) Apache Solr
16 18 (2.30%) MQSeries
17 17 (2.17%) GlassFish
18 16 (2.05%) Mule
18 16 (2.05%) nginx
18 16 (2.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (3.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 19 (2.43%) Temenos T24
3 13 (1.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 11 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.26%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 75 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.58%) OpenShift
3 14 (1.79%) GitHub
3 14 (1.79%) PaaS
4 13 (1.66%) SaaS
5 11 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.41%) IaaS
6 10 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.90%) npm
7 7 (0.90%) Trello
8 6 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.77%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.51%) Serverless
10 3 (0.38%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.38%) Slack
11 2 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 113 (14.45%) TCP/IP
2 84 (10.74%) Firewall
3 71 (9.08%) HTTP
4 69 (8.82%) LDAP
5 54 (6.91%) DNS
5 54 (6.91%) Internet
5 54 (6.91%) SSL
6 29 (3.71%) SSH
7 26 (3.32%) SAN
8 22 (2.81%) OpenLDAP
9 17 (2.17%) WAN
10 15 (1.92%) FTP
11 14 (1.79%) iSCSI
12 13 (1.66%) FCoE
12 13 (1.66%) NAS
13 11 (1.41%) DHCP
14 9 (1.15%) Network Security
15 8 (1.02%) AMQP
15 8 (1.02%) X.21
16 6 (0.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.15%) MongoDB
2 84 (10.74%) Relational Database
3 81 (10.36%) NoSQL
4 79 (10.10%) SQL Server
5 58 (7.42%) MySQL
6 56 (7.16%) Hadoop
7 55 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (4.99%) RDBMS
9 36 (4.60%) Big Data
10 27 (3.45%) DB2
11 26 (3.32%) Oracle Database
12 20 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.41%) DataStax
15 10 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.28%) Redis
16 9 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 197 (25.19%) Jenkins
2 184 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 147 (18.80%) Maven
4 120 (15.35%) JUnit
5 95 (12.15%) Subversion
6 87 (11.13%) JIRA
7 60 (7.67%) Ant
8 55 (7.03%) Eclipse
8 55 (7.03%) Selenium
9 41 (5.24%) SoapUI
10 38 (4.86%) Mockito
11 33 (4.22%) IntelliJ
12 23 (2.94%) Cucumber
13 18 (2.30%) Hudson
14 17 (2.17%) JBehave
15 15 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
16 14 (1.79%) gulp
16 14 (1.79%) jMock
17 12 (1.53%) Bitbucket
17 12 (1.53%) Gradle
General
1 148 (18.93%) Finance
2 119 (15.22%) Banking
3 43 (5.50%) Retail
4 16 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.53%) Retail Banking
6 11 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.02%) Law
8 6 (0.77%) Front Office
8 6 (0.77%) Marketing
9 5 (0.64%) Games
9 5 (0.64%) Publishing
10 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.26%) Legal
11 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 343 (43.86%) Developer
2 250 (31.97%) Java Developer
3 88 (11.25%) Architect
4 68 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 45 (5.75%) Unix Engineer
6 43 (5.50%) Consultant
7 39 (4.99%) Analyst
8 33 (4.22%) Administrator
8 33 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
9 32 (4.09%) Senior Developer
10 26 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 26 (3.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 22 (2.81%) HTML Developer
11 22 (2.81%) Solaris Engineer
11 22 (2.81%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (2.69%) Java Architect
12 21 (2.69%) Scala Developer
12 21 (2.69%) Technical Architect
13 20 (2.56%) J2EE Developer
13 20 (2.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (35.04%) Spring
2 248 (31.71%) J2EE
3 213 (27.24%) Web Services
4 193 (24.68%) Hibernate
5 165 (21.10%) REST
6 162 (20.72%) SOAP
7 141 (18.03%) HTML
8 140 (17.90%) XML
9 123 (15.73%) Middleware
10 110 (14.07%) Java EE
11 103 (13.17%) CSS
12 93 (11.89%) JSON
13 78 (9.97%) jQuery
14 69 (8.82%) RESTful
15 68 (8.70%) JMS
16 66 (8.44%) EJB
17 65 (8.31%) AngularJS
18 62 (7.93%) HTML5
19 59 (7.54%) Spring MVC
20 57 (7.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.16%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (6.39%) Clustering
4 38 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
5 29 (3.71%) Data Centre
6 27 (3.45%) Client/Server
7 25 (3.20%) iPad
7 25 (3.20%) Mobile App
8 24 (3.07%) Virtual Team
9 22 (2.81%) N-Tier
10 15 (1.92%) Private Cloud
11 12 (1.53%) User Experience
12 10 (1.28%) Computer Science
13 9 (1.15%) DataPower
14 7 (0.90%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.90%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.64%) Grid Computing
15 5 (0.64%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.64%) Online Banking
16 4 (0.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 354 (45.27%) Linux
2 268 (34.27%) Unix
3 151 (19.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 108 (13.81%) Windows
5 94 (12.02%) Solaris
6 89 (11.38%) AIX
7 55 (7.03%) HPUX
8 48 (6.14%) SUSE
9 26 (3.32%) Windows Server
10 23 (2.94%) CentOS
11 20 (2.56%) Windows XP
12 19 (2.43%) Apple iOS
13 18 (2.30%) Android
14 15 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (1.28%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.90%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.13%) Debian
18 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (25.06%) DevOps
3 149 (19.05%) TDD
4 118 (15.09%) Scrum
5 105 (13.43%) SOA
5 105 (13.43%) Test Automation
6 99 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (12.28%) Microservices
8 86 (11.00%) High Availability
8 86 (11.00%) Open Source
9 83 (10.61%) OO
10 82 (10.49%) Kanban
11 75 (9.59%) MVC
12 72 (9.21%) Software Engineering
13 70 (8.95%) E-Commerce
14 69 (8.82%) Unit Testing
15 66 (8.44%) BDD
15 66 (8.44%) Configuration Management
16 62 (7.93%) ITIL
17 52 (6.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 516 (65.98%) Java
2 250 (31.97%) SQL
3 160 (20.46%) JavaScript
4 113 (14.45%) Perl
5 82 (10.49%) PL/SQL
6 67 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 62 (7.93%) Python
8 59 (7.54%) Bash Shell
9 45 (5.75%) Scala
10 36 (4.60%) Ruby
11 35 (4.48%) Korn
12 28 (3.58%) C++
13 25 (3.20%) C#
14 23 (2.94%) PowerShell
15 22 (2.81%) C
16 19 (2.43%) C-shell
17 18 (2.30%) XPath
18 16 (2.05%) PHP
19 14 (1.79%) Groovy
20 11 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 76 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 23 (2.94%) Degree
4 12 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.28%) CISSP
6 7 (0.90%) RHCSA
7 4 (0.51%) GCIH
7 4 (0.51%) GIAC
7 4 (0.51%) RHCE
8 3 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.26%) CISA
9 2 (0.26%) CISM
9 2 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.88%) QA
2 11 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.15%) SLA
4 8 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.38%) GDPR
6 1 (0.13%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 105 (13.43%) Docker
2 50 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (5.24%) Active Directory
4 29 (3.71%) Hyper-V
5 27 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 23 (2.94%) KVM
6 23 (2.94%) NFS
7 16 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (1.92%) Samba
9 11 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.90%) HDFS
11 6 (0.77%) Gluster
12 5 (0.64%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.64%) vSphere
13 4 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
15 2 (0.26%) Firmware
15 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
16 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 166 (21.23%) Puppet
2 105 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (13.17%) Ansible
4 28 (3.58%) Cobbler
5 22 (2.81%) Grafana
6 19 (2.43%) Kibana
6 19 (2.43%) Kubernetes
7 18 (2.30%) Terraform
8 14 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
9 11 (1.41%) OpenView
10 10 (1.28%) NetBackup
11 9 (1.15%) Ambari
11 9 (1.15%) SELinux
12 8 (1.02%) Nagios
13 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.77%) Tivoli
15 5 (0.64%) Forum Sentry
16 4 (0.51%) Capistrano
16 4 (0.51%) logstash
17 3 (0.38%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 314 (40.15%) Oracle
2 196 (25.06%) Red Hat
3 75 (9.59%) IBM
4 67 (8.57%) VMware
5 57 (7.29%) Sun
6 51 (6.52%) HP
7 50 (6.39%) Cisco
8 45 (5.75%) F5
9 37 (4.73%) Veritas
9 37 (4.73%) webMethods
10 35 (4.48%) WSO2
11 32 (4.09%) Splunk
12 30 (3.84%) Informatica
13 29 (3.71%) Microsoft
14 25 (3.20%) ATG
14 25 (3.20%) PlateSpin
15 20 (2.56%) Google
15 20 (2.56%) Sybase
16 18 (2.30%) BEA
16 18 (2.30%) hybris