The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat JBoss
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 50 29
Contract jobs citing JBoss 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.46% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.00% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +12.35% +0.12%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 54 100 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 14.48% 23.09% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 70 24
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £281 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Sheffield

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JBoss in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in Sheffield

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL