Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 98 90
Rank change year-on-year +65 -8 -24
Contract jobs citing JBoss 71 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.81% 2.43% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.82% 10.12% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 21
North East median daily rate £343 £320 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% -44.35% +76.92%
10th Percentile £178 £303 £350
90th Percentile £425 £360 £653
England median daily rate £460 £438 £439
% change year-on-year +5.14% -0.28% +2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +5.88%

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 275 642 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.50% 23.96% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 432 263
North East median daily rate £380 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -22.35% +22.39%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £263
90th Percentile £595 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 48 8
North East median hourly rate £9.75 £27.75 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.86% +28.62% +16.62%
10th Percentile £7.95 £14.70 £11.78
90th Percentile £29.75 £36.00 £26.65
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the North East

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in the North East

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in the North East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the North East

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear +58 70 £335 +4.69%
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 65 (91.55%) WebLogic
1 65 (91.55%) Linux
2 64 (90.14%) Oracle
3 63 (88.73%) Red Hat
4 62 (87.32%) Unix
5 43 (60.56%) AIX
6 38 (53.52%) Firewall
7 36 (50.70%) Security Cleared
7 36 (50.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (47.89%) Sun
9 32 (45.07%) Perl
10 31 (43.66%) SC Cleared
11 30 (42.25%) Tomcat
11 30 (42.25%) LDAP
12 29 (40.85%) Apache
12 29 (40.85%) HP
12 29 (40.85%) iPlanet
13 28 (39.44%) DNS
13 28 (39.44%) HPUX
13 28 (39.44%) Solaris
13 28 (39.44%) J2EE
14 27 (38.03%) SUSE
14 27 (38.03%) Oracle Application Server
14 27 (38.03%) Korn
15 26 (36.62%) Windows
15 26 (36.62%) DevOps
16 25 (35.21%) High Availability
16 25 (35.21%) SQL
16 25 (35.21%) Clustering
17 24 (33.80%) TCP/IP

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 65 (91.55%) WebLogic
2 30 (42.25%) Tomcat
3 29 (40.85%) Apache
3 29 (40.85%) iPlanet
4 27 (38.03%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
5 13 (18.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (9.86%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (9.86%) MQSeries
6 7 (9.86%) OpenStack
6 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
6 7 (9.86%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (5.63%) FileNet
9 1 (1.41%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (18.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (53.52%) Firewall
2 30 (42.25%) LDAP
3 28 (39.44%) DNS
4 24 (33.80%) TCP/IP
5 18 (25.35%) OpenLDAP
5 18 (25.35%) SSH
6 11 (15.49%) SAN
7 8 (11.27%) FCoE
7 8 (11.27%) iSCSI
7 8 (11.27%) X.21
8 7 (9.86%) NAS
9 6 (8.45%) WAN
10 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (7.04%) Network Security
10 5 (7.04%) SSL
11 2 (2.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) GIS
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) JUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Unix Engineer
2 22 (30.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) AIX Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Solaris Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (8.45%) Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Support
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Support Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) HPUX Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Unix Support
12 2 (2.82%) Administrator
12 2 (2.82%) Consultant
12 2 (2.82%) Project Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.82%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) J2EE
2 13 (18.31%) Software Packaging
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (7.04%) Spring
4 4 (5.63%) .NET
4 4 (5.63%) EJB
4 4 (5.63%) JPA
4 4 (5.63%) JSON
4 4 (5.63%) REST
4 4 (5.63%) SOAP
4 4 (5.63%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) OpenLayers
5 2 (2.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.41%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) HornetQ
6 1 (1.41%) JMS
6 1 (1.41%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Clustering
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
3 11 (15.49%) Private Cloud
4 5 (7.04%) DataPower
5 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 65 (91.55%) Linux
2 62 (87.32%) Unix
3 43 (60.56%) AIX
4 36 (50.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (39.44%) HPUX
5 28 (39.44%) Solaris
6 27 (38.03%) SUSE
7 26 (36.62%) Windows
8 19 (26.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) DevOps
2 25 (35.21%) High Availability
3 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
4 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (29.58%) ITIL
5 14 (19.72%) OO
6 13 (18.31%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.27%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (7.04%) Workflow
10 4 (5.63%) Requirements Management
10 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) SOA
10 4 (5.63%) TDD
10 4 (5.63%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.23%) Change Control
11 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.82%) Scrum
12 2 (2.82%) SEO
13 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Perl
2 27 (38.03%) Korn
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 20 (28.17%) PL/SQL
5 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
5 13 (18.31%) C-shell
6 11 (15.49%) Java
7 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (50.70%) Security Cleared
2 31 (43.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) NFS
2 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
3 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (18.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 12 (16.90%) KVM
6 9 (12.68%) Samba
7 7 (9.86%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.41%) GeoWebCache
8 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (19.72%) Puppet
2 7 (9.86%) OpenView
3 5 (7.04%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
4 1 (1.41%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 64 (90.14%) Oracle
2 63 (88.73%) Red Hat
3 34 (47.89%) Sun
4 29 (40.85%) HP
5 22 (30.99%) Cisco
5 22 (30.99%) F5
6 14 (19.72%) IBM
6 14 (19.72%) PlateSpin
6 14 (19.72%) VMware
7 13 (18.31%) Axway
7 13 (18.31%) Informatica
7 13 (18.31%) Siebel
7 13 (18.31%) Veritas
8 7 (9.86%) Cognos
8 7 (9.86%) Opsware
9 3 (4.23%) Borland
10 1 (1.41%) Google
10 1 (1.41%) TIBCO