Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 164 107
Rank change year-on-year -28 -57 +54
Contract jobs citing JBoss 26 36 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.62% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.80% 4.12% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 91
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £313 £263
90th Percentile £475 £649 £538
England median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £32.76
England median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -33.33%

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 927 874 1,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.73% 15.01% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 541 748
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £254
90th Percentile £599 £575 £541
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 46
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £18.68 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.61% +18.60% -8.70%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.50 £11.90
90th Percentile £66.00 £41.00 £33.34
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +2.50% -

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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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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
Lancashire - 14 £435 -
Cheshire -10 6 £375 -6.25% 2
Manchester -30 5 £413 +10.00% 6
Merseyside +11 1 £500 -23.08% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JBoss also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 18 (69.23%) WebLogic
2 17 (65.38%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) Apache
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 15 (57.69%) IBM
4 15 (57.69%) Web Services
5 14 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (53.85%) WebSphere
6 13 (50.00%) Unix
7 12 (46.15%) CA
7 12 (46.15%) CA Single Sign-On
7 12 (46.15%) Middleware
8 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
9 9 (34.62%) Java
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
11 7 (26.92%) Degree
11 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
13 5 (19.23%) HTTP
13 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
13 5 (19.23%) JIRA
13 5 (19.23%) Docker
14 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
14 4 (15.38%) Data Protection

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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 18 (69.23%) WebLogic
2 16 (61.54%) Apache
3 14 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 14 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.69%) Confluence
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) OpenShift
3 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 5 (19.23%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.54%) JUnit
5 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
6 2 (7.69%) GitLab
6 2 (7.69%) Gradle
6 2 (7.69%) JMeter
6 2 (7.69%) Maven
7 1 (3.85%) Arquillian
7 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
7 1 (3.85%) JBehave
7 1 (3.85%) Mockito
7 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Middleware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Server Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Server Support
5 2 (7.69%) Server Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) Middleware
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
5 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (7.69%) Node.js
6 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.85%) Apache OpenJPA
6 1 (3.85%) EclipseLink
6 1 (3.85%) Java EE
6 1 (3.85%) JPA
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
2 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (11.54%) BDD
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
3 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (7.69%) Kanban
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Product Management
4 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java 8
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 15 (57.69%) IBM
3 12 (46.15%) CA
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) HP