Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 160 161
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +16
Contract jobs citing JBoss 29 73 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 1.07% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.26% 6.65% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 48 58
North West median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £329 £268 £375
90th Percentile £650 £500 £527
England median daily rate £460 £438 £439
% change year-on-year +5.14% -0.28% +2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £29.53 -
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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 890 1098 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.64% 16.13% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 697 786
North West median daily rate £395 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% -6.06% +25.00%
10th Percentile £231 £261 £254
90th Percentile £596 £555 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 68
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £20.73 £35.75
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West 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
Manchester +4 14 £425 +6.25% 3
Cheshire -6 7 £280 -30.00% 6
Merseyside 0 5 £650 +38.30% 1
Lancashire +11 3 - -
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 West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Middleware
3 11 (37.93%) JIRA
4 10 (34.48%) Docker
5 9 (31.03%) DevOps
6 8 (27.59%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Apache
7 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Confluence
7 7 (24.14%) Bitbucket
7 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.69%) Internet
8 6 (20.69%) HTTP
8 6 (20.69%) OpenShift
8 6 (20.69%) SonarQube
8 6 (20.69%) MuleSoft
9 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (17.24%) Drools
9 5 (17.24%) Banking
9 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
10 4 (13.79%) Maven
10 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 4 (13.79%) VMware
10 4 (13.79%) Jython
10 4 (13.79%) GitHub
10 4 (13.79%) Gradle
10 4 (13.79%) Puppet

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (24.14%) Apache
1 7 (24.14%) Confluence
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) Tuxedo
4 2 (6.90%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.45%) Anypoint
5 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) Mule
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) OpenShift
2 4 (13.79%) GitHub
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) JIRA
2 7 (24.14%) Bitbucket
2 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) SonarQube
4 4 (13.79%) Ant
4 4 (13.79%) Gradle
4 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 4 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.45%) JMeter
5 1 (3.45%) jMock
5 1 (3.45%) JUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
1 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Middleware Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Platform Architect
4 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Server Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) IAM Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft Architect
5 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Middleware
2 5 (17.24%) Drools
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) RESTful
4 2 (6.90%) YAML
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) JDBC
5 1 (3.45%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Privileged Access Management
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
4 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) API Development
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Jython
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Groovy
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
4 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) PowerBroker
2 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.45%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) MuleSoft
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) CyberArk
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (6.90%) AppDynamics
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.45%) BEA
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) hybris
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) WSO2