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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 41 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 10 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.99% 2.42% 2.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.99% 17.46% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Median daily rate £525 £550 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +16.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

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 77 63 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 23.05% 13.88% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 33
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £240 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.75 £8.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.23% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Gloucestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 3 £425 - 2
JBoss
South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) REST
3 10 (83.33%) Workflow
4 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 9 (75.00%) JAXB
4 9 (75.00%) XSD
4 9 (75.00%) XSLT
4 9 (75.00%) C
4 9 (75.00%) J2EE
4 9 (75.00%) JUnit
4 9 (75.00%) EJB
4 9 (75.00%) PrimeFaces
4 9 (75.00%) SDLC
4 9 (75.00%) JPA
4 9 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
4 9 (75.00%) JSF
4 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (75.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Captiva
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) REST
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) EJB
2 9 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
2 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (75.00%) J2EE
2 9 (75.00%) JAXB
2 9 (75.00%) JPA
2 9 (75.00%) JSF
2 9 (75.00%) PrimeFaces
2 9 (75.00%) XSD
2 9 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Workflow
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) SDLC
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle