The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 26 June 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 46
Contract jobs citing JBoss 0 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 2.96% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 16.67% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Median daily rate - £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 -

JBoss is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 57 84 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 17.27% 17.76% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 40
Median daily rate £325 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +48.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing JBoss as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Gloucestershire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) REST
3 8 (80.00%) Workflow
4 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) JAXB
4 7 (70.00%) XSD
4 7 (70.00%) XSLT
4 7 (70.00%) C
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 7 (70.00%) JUnit
4 7 (70.00%) EJB
4 7 (70.00%) PrimeFaces
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
4 7 (70.00%) JPA
4 7 (70.00%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (70.00%) JSF
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Captiva
3 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Documentum Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) REST
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) EJB
2 7 (70.00%) EJB 3.0
2 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) JAXB
2 7 (70.00%) JPA
2 7 (70.00%) JSF
2 7 (70.00%) PrimeFaces
2 7 (70.00%) XSD
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Component Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle