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 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 77 68
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 12 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 1.47% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.94% 10.04% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 19
Median daily rate £375 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £455 £450
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 - £36.00 -
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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 202 259 260
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.47% 14.66% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 154 171
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +97.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £36.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £40.00 £19.00
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 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 26 June 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 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Middleware
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Hudson
4 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (26.67%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
6 2 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (13.33%) API Development
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) IBM

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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 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (6.67%) Anypoint
6 1 (6.67%) Apache
6 1 (6.67%) Confluence
6 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (6.67%) iPlanet
6 1 (6.67%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) jMock
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Lombardi
3 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) BPM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft Architect
5 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Portfolio Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Portfolio Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Dojo
4 1 (6.67%) Ext JS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) JDBC
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) SUSE
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) API Development
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Process Management
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Chordiant
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Sencha
4 1 (6.67%) WSO2