Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 173 155
Rank change year-on-year -27 -18 -8
Contract jobs citing JBoss 23 30 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.53% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 3.45% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 45
North West median daily rate £443 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.50% +21.21% -2.94%
10th Percentile £363 £304 £340
90th Percentile £597 £650 £500
England median daily rate £525 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.86% -2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £29.53
England median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -30.64%

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 886 870 1,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.72% 15.31% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 555 681
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.73%
10th Percentile £173 £241 £263
90th Percentile £647 £600 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 33
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +50.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.75 £20.73
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

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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 11 December 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 11 December 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
Manchester -18 9 £500 +25.00% 2
Cheshire -4 7 £375 -3.85% 3
Lancashire -19 7 £443 - 1
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 14 (60.87%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Middleware
3 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
5 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
5 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) Apache
7 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) JMS
7 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 4 (17.39%) CA
8 4 (17.39%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Gradle
8 4 (17.39%) Java EE
8 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 4 (17.39%) 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 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
1 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) Jetty
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Glacier
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon Athena
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) Gradle
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) IntelliJ
3 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
3 3 (13.04%) Maven
3 3 (13.04%) NetBeans
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) JMS
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) Java EE
3 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) JSP
4 3 (13.04%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Node.js
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
2 4 (17.39%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Data Virtualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
3 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) CA
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) HP