Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 September 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - +43 +16
Contract jobs citing JBoss 14 0 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.20% - 3.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.73% - 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 12
Lancashire median daily rate £435 - £445
10th Percentile £414 - £331
90th Percentile £462 - £485
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £32.76

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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 89 78 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.02% 13.43% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 115
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £292
90th Percentile £683 £599 £541
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Lancashire median hourly rate £23.65 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.45% +100.00% -42.28%
10th Percentile £20.55 £22.85 £9.19
90th Percentile £87.00 £33.95 £20.50
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £18.68 £16.00
% change year-on-year +26.61% +16.75% -8.57%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Lancashire

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Lancashire

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Chorley - 12 £443 -
Preston - 2 £425 -
JBoss
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) Apache
2 12 (85.71%) IBM
2 12 (85.71%) CA Single Sign-On
2 12 (85.71%) CA
3 11 (78.57%) Web Services
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) Unix
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (42.86%) Middleware
8 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (14.29%) HTTP
9 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
10 1 (7.14%) JMS
10 1 (7.14%) JUnit
10 1 (7.14%) Java
10 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (7.14%) Spring
10 1 (7.14%) Scrum
10 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere
1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (85.71%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) CA
1 12 (85.71%) IBM
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle