The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 12 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.83% 2.18% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.01% 12.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 0
Median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 180 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.59% 17.80% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 111 114
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £53.75 £9.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +497.22% -73.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.46 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Reading

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Apache
4 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) Java EE
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 5 (29.41%) UML
6 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Middleware
7 4 (23.53%) Spring
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) JSP
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (41.18%) Apache
1 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware Specialist
1 3 (17.65%) Senior Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (17.65%) Web Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Environment Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Test Environment Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (5.88%) SOA Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Java EE
2 4 (23.53%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) JSP
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.76%) Apache CXF
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) JDBC
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.88%) SAML
5 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) UML
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
5 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Axway
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.88%) Siebel
4 1 (5.88%) Temenos