Period
to 22 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 164 107
Rank change year-on-year -10 -57 +63
Contract jobs citing JBoss 42 34 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 0.62% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.80% 4.15% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 99
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.90%
10th Percentile £365 £255 £269
90th Percentile £493 £475 £539
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £36.00
England median hourly rate - - £38.00

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 875 820 1,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.90% 14.93% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 518 761
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.72% +2.80%
10th Percentile £228 £225 £228
90th Percentile £582 £521 £518
England median daily rate £450 £437 £425
% change year-on-year +2.97% +2.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 67
North West median hourly rate £21.25 £16.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -21.95% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.66 £10.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.28 £33.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.83 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.86% -0.85% +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 22 June 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 June 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
Cheshire -5 17 £375 -6.25%
Lancashire - 11 £435 -
Manchester -24 10 £428 +14.13% 5
Merseyside +18 3 £463 +15.63% 4
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England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 33 (78.57%) Apache
2 32 (76.19%) Linux
3 26 (61.90%) Java
4 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
5 23 (54.76%) Middleware
6 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (45.24%) Scrum
7 19 (45.24%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (45.24%) Docker
8 18 (42.86%) DevOps
8 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
9 17 (40.48%) Oracle
10 16 (38.10%) OpenShift
10 16 (38.10%) Kubernetes
11 15 (35.71%) Web Services
11 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
11 15 (35.71%) IBM
11 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
12 14 (33.33%) Ruby
12 14 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (33.33%) PaaS
12 14 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (30.95%) Unix
13 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
14 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
15 11 (26.19%) Perl
15 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving

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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 33 (78.57%) Apache
2 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
4 14 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Solr
5 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.76%) Confluence
6 2 (4.76%) Mule ESB
6 2 (4.76%) WildFly
7 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (2.38%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) OpenShift
2 14 (33.33%) PaaS
3 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) GitHub
4 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.38%) npm
5 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.43%) JIRA
3 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.05%) Gradle
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (16.67%) JUnit
5 6 (14.29%) Selenium
6 4 (9.52%) Maven
7 3 (7.14%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.14%) gulp
8 2 (4.76%) Arquillian
8 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.76%) GitLab
8 2 (4.76%) JBehave
8 2 (4.76%) Mockito
9 1 (2.38%) Ant
9 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.38%) Geb
9 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Middleware Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Java WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Linux Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Product Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Middleware
2 15 (35.71%) Web Services
3 10 (23.81%) jQuery
3 10 (23.81%) JSON
4 8 (19.05%) Ajax
5 7 (16.67%) Spring
6 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (9.52%) XML
7 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
7 3 (7.14%) RESTful
7 3 (7.14%) Spring Boot
8 2 (4.76%) Apache OpenJPA
8 2 (4.76%) EclipseLink
8 2 (4.76%) Java EE
8 2 (4.76%) JPA
8 2 (4.76%) LAMP
8 2 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (30.95%) Unix
4 4 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Scrum
3 18 (42.86%) DevOps
4 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (19.05%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (19.05%) Project Management
9 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (16.67%) Validation
10 6 (14.29%) Kanban
10 6 (14.29%) TDD
11 5 (11.90%) Acceptance Criteria
11 5 (11.90%) Decision-Making
11 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
11 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
12 4 (9.52%) SOA
13 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 3 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) Ruby
4 11 (26.19%) Perl
5 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 7 (16.67%) Go
7 6 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) Python
9 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
10 3 (7.14%) Groovy
11 2 (4.76%) Java 8
11 2 (4.76%) Korn
11 2 (4.76%) PHP
12 1 (2.38%) Jython
12 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (38.10%) Kubernetes
3 10 (23.81%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (7.14%) logstash
4 3 (7.14%) Puppet
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.38%) Ansible
6 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 17 (40.48%) Oracle
3 15 (35.71%) IBM
4 10 (23.81%) CA
5 3 (7.14%) Ab Initio
5 3 (7.14%) Splunk
6 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.76%) Compaq
6 2 (4.76%) Google
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) WSO2