Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 200 167
Rank change year-on-year -40 -33 +51
Contract jobs citing JBoss 139 181 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 1.10% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.88% 6.39% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 118 203
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £320 £348 £356
90th Percentile £538 £580 £538
England median daily rate £491 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.42% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
South East median hourly rate £42.50 - £44.75
10th Percentile £41.25 - £44.33
90th Percentile £44.75 - £44.98
England median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -33.33%

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 2,848 2,832 3,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.22% 17.29% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,758 1,686 2,044
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 90 128
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.49 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.50% -16.02% +4.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.20 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.38 £48.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £21.41 £20.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.62% +2.34% -

JBoss
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 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 21 September 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 +14 93 £525 +19.32% 8
Surrey -44 18 £388 -3.13% 8
Thames Valley -48 13 £475 -5.00% 7
West Sussex -7 12 £433 -13.50%
Buckinghamshire +11 8 £475 +35.71% 1
Berkshire -9 5 £519 +29.69% 5
East Sussex -8 2 £275 -50.56% 2
Kent +12 1 £400 +17.65%
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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.

1 114 (82.01%) Java
2 77 (55.40%) Spring
3 70 (50.36%) Linux
4 66 (47.48%) Tomcat
4 66 (47.48%) Puppet
5 59 (42.45%) Hibernate
6 56 (40.29%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (40.29%) Ansible
7 53 (38.13%) Unix
8 52 (37.41%) Software Engineering
9 51 (36.69%) Amazon AWS
9 51 (36.69%) MongoDB
10 48 (34.53%) NoSQL
11 46 (33.09%) Jetty
12 45 (32.37%) TDD
13 43 (30.94%) Apache
14 42 (30.22%) Hadoop
14 42 (30.22%) BDD
14 42 (30.22%) Cobbler
15 41 (29.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 40 (28.78%) Greenfield Project
16 40 (28.78%) SQL
17 39 (28.06%) Multithreading
18 36 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (24.46%) Web Services
20 33 (23.74%) Red Hat
21 30 (21.58%) Jenkins
22 28 (20.14%) Windows
23 27 (19.42%) DevOps
24 26 (18.71%) XML

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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 66 (47.48%) Tomcat
2 46 (33.09%) Jetty
3 43 (30.94%) Apache
4 21 (15.11%) WebLogic
5 11 (7.91%) WebSphere
6 10 (7.19%) IIS
7 9 (6.47%) nginx
8 8 (5.76%) WildFly
9 7 (5.04%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (4.32%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (2.88%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.88%) OpenStack
12 3 (2.16%) Alfresco
12 3 (2.16%) Apache Solr
13 2 (1.44%) Oracle BPEL
13 2 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.72%) ATG Dynamo
14 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.72%) CMS
14 1 (0.72%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (4.32%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.72%) Magento
4 1 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 51 (36.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.76%) GitHub
3 7 (5.04%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (2.16%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.44%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.79%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.47%) SSL
3 8 (5.76%) DNS
3 8 (5.76%) Firewall
3 8 (5.76%) HTTP
4 7 (5.04%) SSH
5 5 (3.60%) iSCSI
5 5 (3.60%) Network Security
6 4 (2.88%) SNMP
7 3 (2.16%) DVB
8 2 (1.44%) Intranet
9 1 (0.72%) Converged Networks
9 1 (0.72%) Internet
9 1 (0.72%) SAN
9 1 (0.72%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.69%) MongoDB
2 48 (34.53%) NoSQL
3 42 (30.22%) Hadoop
4 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (4.32%) MySQL
6 6 (4.32%) Redis
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.60%) SQLite
8 4 (2.88%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.16%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.16%) GIS
10 2 (1.44%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.44%) Riak
11 1 (0.72%) Big Data
11 1 (0.72%) Parquet
11 1 (0.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 30 (21.58%) Jenkins
2 25 (17.99%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.23%) JUnit
4 15 (10.79%) Eclipse
5 13 (9.35%) Selenium
6 10 (7.19%) Cucumber
7 9 (6.47%) IntelliJ
8 8 (5.76%) Ant
8 8 (5.76%) Maven
9 7 (5.04%) Gatling
9 7 (5.04%) Grunt
9 7 (5.04%) gulp
9 7 (5.04%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (5.04%) Sublime Text
9 7 (5.04%) Subversion
10 6 (4.32%) JIRA
11 4 (2.88%) NetBeans
12 3 (2.16%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.16%) LoadUI
12 3 (2.16%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (13.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Banking
3 5 (3.60%) Retail
4 3 (2.16%) Back Office
4 3 (2.16%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (58.99%) Developer
2 72 (51.80%) Java Developer
3 10 (7.19%) Middleware Engineer
4 8 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (5.04%) Architect
5 7 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (5.04%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.32%) Analyst
6 6 (4.32%) Applications Support
6 6 (4.32%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.32%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (3.60%) Java Engineer
8 4 (2.88%) Administrator
8 4 (2.88%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (2.16%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (2.16%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (2.16%) Consultant
9 3 (2.16%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.16%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.16%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (55.40%) Spring
2 59 (42.45%) Hibernate
3 34 (24.46%) Web Services
4 26 (18.71%) XML
5 25 (17.99%) Middleware
6 24 (17.27%) CSS
7 23 (16.55%) HTML
8 21 (15.11%) SOAP
9 18 (12.95%) Servlets
10 17 (12.23%) J2EE
11 15 (10.79%) JSON
11 15 (10.79%) REST
12 14 (10.07%) HTML5
13 13 (9.35%) RESTful
14 11 (7.91%) Apache Camel
14 11 (7.91%) EJB
15 10 (7.19%) J2SE
15 10 (7.19%) Java EE
15 10 (7.19%) jQuery
15 10 (7.19%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.78%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.76%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.32%) User Experience
4 5 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.88%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.44%) Clustering
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.72%) iSeries
7 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (50.36%) Linux
2 53 (38.13%) Unix
3 28 (20.14%) Windows
4 15 (10.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (9.35%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.44%) AIX
9 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.72%) Android
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
10 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Software Engineering
2 45 (32.37%) TDD
3 42 (30.22%) BDD
4 41 (29.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 39 (28.06%) Multithreading
6 36 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (19.42%) DevOps
8 17 (12.23%) Microservices
9 16 (11.51%) Configuration Management
9 16 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.51%) Test Automation
10 13 (9.35%) Capacity Management
11 12 (8.63%) Migration
12 11 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (6.47%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (6.47%) ITIL
14 9 (6.47%) ITSM
14 9 (6.47%) Open Source
14 9 (6.47%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 114 (82.01%) Java
2 40 (28.78%) SQL
3 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.39%) Python
5 18 (12.95%) Perl
6 13 (9.35%) Groovy
6 13 (9.35%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.19%) Scala
8 9 (6.47%) PL/SQL
9 8 (5.76%) C#
9 8 (5.76%) Haskell
10 7 (5.04%) Ruby
11 6 (4.32%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.16%) C++
12 3 (2.16%) Tcl
13 2 (1.44%) Jython
14 1 (0.72%) C
14 1 (0.72%) Java 8
14 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (12.95%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.07%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.35%) Degree
4 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.72%) RHCE
5 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) GPG13
System Software
1 15 (10.79%) Docker
1 15 (10.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.60%) NFS
5 4 (2.88%) vSphere
6 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.72%) HDFS
6 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.72%) iptables
6 1 (0.72%) Postfix
6 1 (0.72%) Squid
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (47.48%) Puppet
2 56 (40.29%) Ansible
2 56 (40.29%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (30.22%) Cobbler
4 9 (6.47%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (5.04%) Grafana
5 7 (5.04%) Kibana
5 7 (5.04%) SELinux
6 6 (4.32%) NetBackup
7 5 (3.60%) Terraform
8 1 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 33 (23.74%) Red Hat
2 24 (17.27%) Oracle
3 20 (14.39%) VMware
4 13 (9.35%) Google
5 10 (7.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.19%) webMethods
6 9 (6.47%) Adobe
6 9 (6.47%) Remedy
7 7 (5.04%) BMC
7 7 (5.04%) Citrix
8 6 (4.32%) McAfee
8 6 (4.32%) Symantec
8 6 (4.32%) Veritas
9 5 (3.60%) ATG
9 5 (3.60%) IBM
10 4 (2.88%) Splunk
11 3 (2.16%) Axway
12 1 (0.72%) hybris
12 1 (0.72%) KANA
12 1 (0.72%) Perforce