The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.67% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.33% 4.55% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% -  
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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 215 264 264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 16.24% 14.69% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 130 136
Median daily rate £375 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.59% +18.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.25% +185.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £35.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £190.00 £27.10
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) iPlanet
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Swing
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) iPlanet
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Lombardi
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) BPM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Portfolio Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Digital Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Portfolio Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Dojo
1 1 (16.67%) EJB
1 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha Touch
1 1 (16.67%) Swing
1 1 (16.67%) SWT
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Chordiant
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sencha
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) VMware