Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 January 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 163 180
Rank change year-on-year -79 +17 +126
Contract jobs citing JBoss 129 216 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 1.39% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 8.01% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 153 169
South East median daily rate £465 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £320 £367 £331
90th Percentile £580 £575 £513
England median daily rate £475 £438 £445
% change year-on-year +8.57% -1.69% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +29.17% -27.71% -17.00%

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,945 2,697 3,330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.79% 17.40% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,734 1,589 2,010
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +8.90%
10th Percentile £250 £237 £237
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 104 118
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.22 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.28% +18.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.27
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.65 £49.88
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Hampshire -35 51 £425 -2.30% 6
Thames Valley -58 32 £475 +2.70% 15
Surrey -16 17 £430 -9.47% 2
Oxfordshire -38 17 £500 +7.30% 2
West Sussex +7 16 £600 +50.00% 1
Berkshire -20 11 £283 -29.38% 10
East Sussex -9 10 £600 +20.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -26 4 - - 3
Middlesex -3 1 £460 -4.42%
Sussex -3 1 - -
Kent - 1 £340 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 85 (65.89%) Linux
2 78 (60.47%) Java
3 68 (52.71%) Apache
4 64 (49.61%) Unix
5 63 (48.84%) Puppet
6 57 (44.19%) Git (software)
7 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (41.86%) SQL
7 54 (41.86%) Tomcat
8 53 (41.09%) DevOps
9 46 (35.66%) Red Hat
10 45 (34.88%) Jenkins
11 40 (31.01%) WebLogic
12 39 (30.23%) TCP/IP
13 38 (29.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 35 (27.13%) Spring
15 33 (25.58%) Hibernate
15 33 (25.58%) Finance
15 33 (25.58%) Docker
16 32 (24.81%) MongoDB
16 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
16 32 (24.81%) HTML
17 31 (24.03%) Perl
17 31 (24.03%) JUnit
17 31 (24.03%) Middleware
18 30 (23.26%) CSS
18 30 (23.26%) XML
19 29 (22.48%) J2EE
19 29 (22.48%) SSL
19 29 (22.48%) Selenium

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 68 (52.71%) Apache
2 54 (41.86%) Tomcat
3 40 (31.01%) WebLogic
4 13 (10.08%) IIS
5 11 (8.53%) WebSphere
6 8 (6.20%) Confluence
7 7 (5.43%) WildFly
8 5 (3.88%) nginx
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.55%) Apache TomEE
10 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.78%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.78%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 8 (6.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.65%) OpenShift
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.10%) GitHub
5 4 (3.10%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.33%) Serverless
7 2 (1.55%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.55%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (1.55%) SaaS
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.78%) Route 53
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.23%) TCP/IP
2 29 (22.48%) SSL
3 22 (17.05%) HTTP
4 16 (12.40%) DNS
5 15 (11.63%) Firewall
6 9 (6.98%) LDAP
7 5 (3.88%) SSH
8 4 (3.10%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.33%) DHCP
10 2 (1.55%) SAN
10 2 (1.55%) WAN
10 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.78%) FCoE
11 1 (0.78%) Internet
11 1 (0.78%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.78%) LAN
11 1 (0.78%) Network Security
11 1 (0.78%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.81%) MongoDB
2 14 (10.85%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (10.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.08%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.08%) RDBMS
3 13 (10.08%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.75%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (5.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.10%) MySQL
7 3 (2.33%) DB2
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.33%) Redis
8 2 (1.55%) Big Data
8 2 (1.55%) DataStax
8 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.78%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 57 (44.19%) Git (software)
2 45 (34.88%) Jenkins
3 31 (24.03%) JUnit
4 29 (22.48%) Selenium
5 27 (20.93%) Eclipse
6 24 (18.60%) IntelliJ
7 17 (13.18%) JIRA
8 12 (9.30%) Cucumber
9 10 (7.75%) Maven
10 6 (4.65%) Artifactory
11 5 (3.88%) Gatling
11 5 (3.88%) Mockito
11 5 (3.88%) Subversion
12 4 (3.10%) Ant
12 4 (3.10%) Bitbucket
12 4 (3.10%) Grunt
12 4 (3.10%) gulp
12 4 (3.10%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (3.10%) Sublime Text
13 3 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (25.58%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (2.33%) Publishing
4 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Local Government
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (29.46%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) Scala Developer
3 22 (17.05%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.63%) Consultant
4 15 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (10.08%) Java Scala Developer
5 13 (10.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (9.30%) HTML Developer
7 11 (8.53%) Middleware Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Architect
11 7 (5.43%) Test Leader
12 5 (3.88%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (3.88%) DevOps Consultant
12 5 (3.88%) QA Leader
12 5 (3.88%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.13%) Spring
2 33 (25.58%) Hibernate
3 32 (24.81%) HTML
4 31 (24.03%) Middleware
5 30 (23.26%) CSS
5 30 (23.26%) XML
6 29 (22.48%) J2EE
6 29 (22.48%) REST
7 28 (21.71%) EJB
8 27 (20.93%) JSON
8 27 (20.93%) SOAP
9 26 (20.16%) J2SE
10 24 (18.60%) HTML5
10 24 (18.60%) Play Framework
11 19 (14.73%) Web Services
12 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.98%) Java EE
14 7 (5.43%) Apache Camel
14 7 (5.43%) JSP
14 7 (5.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.10%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.33%) Clustering
4 3 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.55%) PKI
5 2 (1.55%) User Experience
5 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 85 (65.89%) Linux
2 64 (49.61%) Unix
3 38 (29.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (13.95%) Windows
5 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.65%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.88%) AIX
7 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.33%) Solaris
9 1 (0.78%) Android
9 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.78%) CentOS
9 1 (0.78%) Debian
9 1 (0.78%) HPUX
9 1 (0.78%) SUSE
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (41.09%) DevOps
3 28 (21.71%) Microservices
4 21 (16.28%) Test Automation
5 18 (13.95%) TDD
6 17 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.40%) Scrum
8 15 (11.63%) Open Source
9 13 (10.08%) SDLC
10 11 (8.53%) Kanban
11 10 (7.75%) BDD
12 9 (6.98%) Acceptance Criteria
12 9 (6.98%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (6.98%) Release Management
13 8 (6.20%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.20%) High Availability
13 8 (6.20%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (5.43%) Coaching
14 7 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) Java
2 54 (41.86%) SQL
3 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.03%) Perl
5 25 (19.38%) Scala
6 11 (8.53%) Python
6 11 (8.53%) Shell Script
7 10 (7.75%) Bash Shell
8 9 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.88%) Groovy
9 5 (3.88%) Ruby
10 4 (3.10%) C#
10 4 (3.10%) Haskell
11 3 (2.33%) C
12 2 (1.55%) Gremlin
12 2 (1.55%) Korn
12 2 (1.55%) PHP
12 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.78%) C-shell
13 1 (0.78%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.65%) CISSP
2 6 (4.65%) Degree
3 5 (3.88%) RHCSA
4 4 (3.10%) RHCE
5 2 (1.55%) GCIH
5 2 (1.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.53%) QA
3 8 (6.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (25.58%) Docker
2 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.33%) NFS
7 2 (1.55%) vSphere
8 1 (0.78%) Gluster
8 1 (0.78%) iptables
8 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.78%) Samba
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 63 (48.84%) Puppet
2 21 (16.28%) Grafana
2 21 (16.28%) Kibana
3 19 (14.73%) Red Hat Satellite
4 15 (11.63%) SELinux
5 14 (10.85%) Ansible
6 10 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.43%) Terraform
7 7 (5.43%) ZABBIX
8 6 (4.65%) Kubernetes
9 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
10 4 (3.10%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.55%) Ambari
11 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.78%) Salt
12 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (35.66%) Red Hat
2 28 (21.71%) VMware
3 27 (20.93%) Oracle
4 24 (18.60%) webMethods
5 16 (12.40%) Splunk
6 8 (6.20%) Google
6 8 (6.20%) IBM
6 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.20%) Pega
7 6 (4.65%) HP
7 6 (4.65%) Veritas
8 5 (3.88%) Citrix
8 5 (3.88%) Informatica
8 5 (3.88%) McAfee
8 5 (3.88%) Symantec
9 4 (3.10%) BEA
9 4 (3.10%) Dynatrace
10 3 (2.33%) Sybase
10 3 (2.33%) Vitria
10 3 (2.33%) Workday