Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 November 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing JBoss 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.01% 1.51% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 6.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Merseyside median daily rate £650 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.30% - -
North West median daily rate £500 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £29.53 -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 133 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 18.26% 22.32% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 65
Merseyside median daily rate £369 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £252 £294 £150
90th Percentile £598 £511 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £9.60 £13.70 £14.45
90th Percentile £14.35 £17.19 £18.35
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £14.93 £17.17
% change year-on-year +40.66% -13.05% +2.51%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Merseyside

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Merseyside

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Liverpool -5 5 £650 +30.00%
JBoss
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 5 (100.00%) Drools
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MuleSoft
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (80.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Drools
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) MuleSoft