The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 25 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 77 86
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 27 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.54% 1.78% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.71% 11.48% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 24
Median daily rate £413 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £278 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.50 -
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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 278 305 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 15.82% 15.54% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 213 278
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 6
Median hourly rate £29.13 £52.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.51% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £19.39 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.01 £59.31 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Winchester +5 7 £438 -1.12%
Basingstoke -2 5 £400 +6.66%
Fleet +4 1 £500 +17.64%
Hook - 1 £375 -
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South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 80 (76.19%) Linux
2 69 (65.71%) Red Hat
3 55 (52.38%) Java
4 53 (50.48%) Security Cleared
5 50 (47.62%) Apache
6 48 (45.71%) SC Cleared
6 48 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (34.29%) Tomcat
8 33 (31.43%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (30.48%) ActiveMQ
10 25 (23.81%) Bash Shell
10 25 (23.81%) Puppet
11 23 (21.90%) RHCE
12 21 (20.00%) WebSphere
12 21 (20.00%) DevOps
13 20 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
13 20 (19.05%) Web Services
13 20 (19.05%) CISSP
14 19 (18.10%) Unix
14 19 (18.10%) Apache Camel
14 19 (18.10%) Splunk
15 18 (17.14%) Oracle
16 17 (16.19%) Shell Script
16 17 (16.19%) Subversion
16 17 (16.19%) RHCSA
17 16 (15.24%) IBM Integration Bus
17 16 (15.24%) Open Source
17 16 (15.24%) Smart Meter
18 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
18 15 (14.29%) Firewall

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 50 (47.62%) Apache
2 36 (34.29%) Tomcat
3 21 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 13 (12.38%) Apache Geronimo
4 13 (12.38%) Apache TomEE
4 13 (12.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (8.57%) WebLogic
6 8 (7.62%) ATG Dynamo
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.86%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.95%) CICS
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.86%) SaaS
4 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (5.71%) SAN
3 5 (4.76%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.81%) HTTP
5 3 (2.86%) DHCP
5 3 (2.86%) DNS
5 3 (2.86%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.86%) LDAP
5 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.90%) MPLS
7 1 (0.95%) Internet
7 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.43%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 14 (13.33%) Redis
4 9 (8.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Subversion
2 10 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (7.62%) Ant
3 8 (7.62%) JIRA
3 8 (7.62%) Log4j
4 5 (4.76%) Checkstyle
4 5 (4.76%) FindBugs
4 5 (4.76%) Gradle
4 5 (4.76%) JUnit
5 4 (3.81%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.95%) Maven
7 1 (0.95%) RSpec
7 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) Linux Specialist
4 13 (12.38%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Applications Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Applications Specialist
5 9 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.67%) Java Applications Developer
6 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) WebSphere Specialist
8 5 (4.76%) Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (3.81%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) ActiveMQ
2 20 (19.05%) Web Services
3 19 (18.10%) Apache Camel
4 16 (15.24%) IBM Integration Bus
5 14 (13.33%) J2EE
5 14 (13.33%) JMS
6 13 (12.38%) Java EE
7 12 (11.43%) SOAP
7 12 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (10.48%) Middleware
8 11 (10.48%) XSLT
9 9 (8.57%) JDBC
9 9 (8.57%) REST
9 9 (8.57%) XML
10 8 (7.62%) JSP
10 8 (7.62%) Servlets
11 5 (4.76%) JAAS
11 5 (4.76%) JMX
11 5 (4.76%) JNDI
11 5 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Smart Meter
2 9 (8.57%) Clustering
3 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.81%) PKI
6 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.86%) User Experience
7 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.19%) Linux
2 48 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (18.10%) Unix
4 14 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.00%) DevOps
2 16 (15.24%) Open Source
3 10 (9.52%) Analytics
3 10 (9.52%) ITIL
4 9 (8.57%) Test Automation
4 9 (8.57%) UML
5 8 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.62%) Personalization
5 8 (7.62%) Quality Management
5 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 7 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.71%) Change Control
7 6 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.71%) Network Architecture
7 6 (5.71%) Security Operations
8 5 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.38%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) Bash Shell
3 17 (16.19%) Shell Script
4 15 (14.29%) SQL
5 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.57%) Perl
7 6 (5.71%) Korn
8 4 (3.81%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (50.48%) Security Cleared
2 48 (45.71%) SC Cleared
3 23 (21.90%) RHCE
4 20 (19.05%) CISSP
5 17 (16.19%) RHCSA
6 10 (9.52%) Degree
7 8 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (3.81%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (3.81%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (2.86%) GCIH
9 3 (2.86%) GIAC
10 1 (0.95%) ISEB
10 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.62%) QA
3 6 (5.71%) PA-DSS
4 3 (2.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.81%) vSphere
2 3 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (23.81%) Puppet
2 20 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (6.67%) Cobbler
5 6 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.86%) Ansible
6 3 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 69 (65.71%) Red Hat
2 19 (18.10%) Splunk
3 18 (17.14%) Oracle
4 15 (14.29%) IBM
5 12 (11.43%) VMware
6 8 (7.62%) ATG
7 7 (6.67%) Arqiva
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco
8 6 (5.71%) F5
8 6 (5.71%) Gemalto
8 6 (5.71%) HP
8 6 (5.71%) Kaspersky
8 6 (5.71%) NetApp
8 6 (5.71%) Tripwire
8 6 (5.71%) Veritas
9 3 (2.86%) BEA
9 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.86%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.86%) WSO2
10 1 (0.95%) Remedy