The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 40 52
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 30 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.78% 4.08% 2.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.74% 16.44% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 20
Median daily rate £580 £500 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +21.95%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 -

JBoss is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 138 146 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.01% 24.83% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 106 118
Median daily rate £533 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.10% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £240 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £10.50 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -36.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.15 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.40 £80.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing JBoss as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Oxfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 17 £580 +16.00% 1
Kidlington - 1 £408 -
JBoss
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 58 (96.67%) Java
2 54 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (90.00%) Spring
3 41 (68.33%) Maven
3 41 (68.33%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (60.00%) Mockito
5 35 (58.33%) TDD
5 35 (58.33%) Pair Programming
5 35 (58.33%) Scrum
5 35 (58.33%) SQL
6 34 (56.67%) JUnit
6 34 (56.67%) WebSphere
6 34 (56.67%) DevOps
7 33 (55.00%) Cucumber
7 33 (55.00%) GitHub
7 33 (55.00%) Jenkins
7 33 (55.00%) Unit Testing
7 33 (55.00%) Java EE
7 33 (55.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 31 (51.67%) BPEL
8 31 (51.67%) BPMN
9 29 (48.33%) Migration
10 28 (46.67%) Web Services
10 28 (46.67%) RESTful
11 27 (45.00%) WebSphere Process Server
12 26 (43.33%) SOAP
13 16 (26.67%) Apache Camel
14 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
14 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
15 12 (20.00%) Linux

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 34 (56.67%) WebSphere
2 33 (55.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (45.00%) WebSphere Process Server
4 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 33 (55.00%) GitHub
2 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (68.33%) Maven
2 36 (60.00%) Mockito
3 34 (56.67%) JUnit
4 33 (55.00%) Cucumber
4 33 (55.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (15.00%) JIRA
6 8 (13.33%) Selenium
7 7 (11.67%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.67%) JMeter
8 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.33%) Publishing
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (83.33%) Developer
2 40 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.33%) SQL Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
5 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Integration Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Agile Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Core Java Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (8.33%) AWS Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Consultant
11 2 (3.33%) Administrator
11 2 (3.33%) Architect
11 2 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (90.00%) Spring
2 33 (55.00%) Java EE
3 28 (46.67%) RESTful
3 28 (46.67%) Web Services
4 26 (43.33%) SOAP
5 16 (26.67%) Apache Camel
6 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
7 11 (18.33%) JSON
8 10 (16.67%) Spring Boot
9 9 (15.00%) Dropwizard
10 8 (13.33%) Apache CXF
10 8 (13.33%) JPA
10 8 (13.33%) XML
10 8 (13.33%) XML Schema
11 7 (11.67%) JMS
12 6 (10.00%) EJB
13 4 (6.67%) Ajax
13 4 (6.67%) Spring Security
13 4 (6.67%) WireMock
14 3 (5.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) CentOS
2 2 (3.33%) Debian
2 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (68.33%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (58.33%) Pair Programming
3 35 (58.33%) Scrum
3 35 (58.33%) TDD
4 34 (56.67%) DevOps
5 33 (55.00%) Unit Testing
6 31 (51.67%) BPEL
6 31 (51.67%) BPMN
7 29 (48.33%) Migration
8 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
9 10 (16.67%) Microservices
9 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 9 (15.00%) Integration Testing
11 8 (13.33%) ETL
12 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
13 5 (8.33%) Process Management
14 3 (5.00%) UML
14 3 (5.00%) User Stories
15 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) Java
2 35 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HAProxy
1 2 (3.33%) SELinux
2 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
1 7 (11.67%) Talend
2 1 (1.67%) HP
2 1 (1.67%) PayPal
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat