Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 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
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 302 239 204
Rank change year-on-year -63 -35 -35
Contract jobs citing JBoss 55 139 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.84% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.57% 4.90% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 95 118
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £358 £320 £348
90th Percentile £510 £538 £580
England median daily rate £480 £491 £475
% change year-on-year -2.29% +3.42% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +16.67%

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 2,144 2,837 2,828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.95% 17.15% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,261 1,748 1,682
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -3.03%
10th Percentile £255 £300 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 90 90
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £17.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +31.50% -16.02%
10th Percentile £10.78 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.38 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.68 £21.50 £20.47
% change year-on-year -3.84% +5.04% +2.34%

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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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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
Thames Valley +17 16 £475 - 5
Hampshire -65 16 £400 -23.81% 1
Surrey +37 13 £485 +25.16% 3
Buckinghamshire +27 12 £478 +0.53% 1
West Sussex +11 7 £475 +9.83% 3
Berkshire -9 4 £300 -42.17% 4
East Sussex +1 2 £475 +72.73%
Kent +2 1 £425 +6.25%
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England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 36 (65.45%) Apache
2 34 (61.82%) Linux
3 33 (60.00%) Java
4 24 (43.64%) Red Hat
5 22 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (40.00%) DevOps
6 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
7 18 (32.73%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (32.73%) Docker
7 18 (32.73%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) XML
7 18 (32.73%) J2EE
8 17 (30.91%) Middleware
8 17 (30.91%) Ansible
9 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
9 16 (29.09%) WebLogic
10 15 (27.27%) Unix
10 15 (27.27%) AngularJS
10 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 15 (27.27%) Puppet
11 14 (25.45%) Perl
11 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (23.64%) Selenium
13 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.82%) Node.js
14 11 (20.00%) AWS
14 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (20.00%) SQL
14 11 (20.00%) HTTP

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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 36 (65.45%) Apache
2 22 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 16 (29.09%) WebLogic
4 6 (10.91%) nginx
5 5 (9.09%) Drupal
5 5 (9.09%) IIS
6 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.64%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.64%) WildFly
8 1 (1.82%) Appian
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (7.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) AWS
2 8 (14.55%) OpenShift
3 7 (12.73%) GitHub
4 6 (10.91%) Google Analytics
5 5 (9.09%) Amazon S3
5 5 (9.09%) Heroku
6 4 (7.27%) SaaS
6 4 (7.27%) Slack
7 3 (5.45%) TestFlight
8 1 (1.82%) Azure
8 1 (1.82%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) HTTP
2 9 (16.36%) SSL
3 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.09%) SSH
6 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.45%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) HBase
5 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) DB2
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
2 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 13 (23.64%) Selenium
4 8 (14.55%) Eclipse
4 8 (14.55%) JUnit
5 7 (12.73%) Ant
5 7 (12.73%) IntelliJ
6 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.91%) Gatling
6 6 (10.91%) Grunt
6 6 (10.91%) gulp
6 6 (10.91%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (10.91%) Maven
6 6 (10.91%) Sublime Text
6 6 (10.91%) TeamCity
7 5 (9.09%) JIRA
8 4 (7.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (7.27%) Xcode
9 3 (5.45%) Artifactory
9 3 (5.45%) fastlane
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Workday Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Integration Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Scala Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Scrum Master
6 3 (5.45%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Scrum Master
6 3 (5.45%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) J2EE
1 18 (32.73%) XML
2 17 (30.91%) Middleware
3 15 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 12 (21.82%) Node.js
5 11 (20.00%) Spring
6 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 10 (18.18%) HTML
6 10 (18.18%) JSON
6 10 (18.18%) SOAP
6 10 (18.18%) Web Services
7 9 (16.36%) CSS
7 9 (16.36%) HTML5
8 8 (14.55%) jQuery
8 8 (14.55%) React
9 7 (12.73%) EJB
9 7 (12.73%) J2SE
9 7 (12.73%) Play Framework
9 7 (12.73%) REST
10 6 (10.91%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) Clustering
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 18 (32.73%) Windows
3 15 (27.27%) Unix
4 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.91%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (40.00%) DevOps
2 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
3 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (18.18%) Microservices
5 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.55%) ITIL
7 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (14.55%) Scrum
8 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
8 7 (12.73%) Capacity Management
8 7 (12.73%) Change Control
8 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.73%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
8 7 (12.73%) Open Source
8 7 (12.73%) Project Delivery
8 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) Java
2 14 (25.45%) Perl
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) Ruby
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) Python
6 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
7 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
7 7 (12.73%) C#
7 7 (12.73%) Scala
8 6 (10.91%) Groovy
8 6 (10.91%) Haskell
9 4 (7.27%) Java 8
10 3 (5.45%) Apple Swift
10 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.82%) XPath
11 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Docker
2 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.82%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (30.91%) Ansible
3 15 (27.27%) Puppet
4 6 (10.91%) Grafana
4 6 (10.91%) Kibana
5 5 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (5.45%) HAProxy
6 3 (5.45%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) Adobe
3 7 (12.73%) F5
3 7 (12.73%) webMethods
4 6 (10.91%) Google
5 5 (9.09%) McAfee
5 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (9.09%) Workday
6 4 (7.27%) SAP
7 2 (3.64%) Mercator
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) White Clarke