Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 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
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 263 271 274
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -117
Contract jobs citing JBoss 20 105 110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 3.84% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 80 57
Median daily rate £456 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £388 £350 £263
90th Percentile £515 £538 £613
England median daily rate £494 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -1.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £53.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +32.50% - -

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 1,391 2,734 2,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.39% 17.37% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 1,611 1,593
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £238 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £473 £475 £455
% change year-on-year -0.53% +4.40% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 99 85
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.94% -17.27% -9.16%
10th Percentile £11.46 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.10 £48.75 £56.00
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year +13.30% -1.29% -5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JBoss as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JBoss in the South East.

Daily rate trend for JBoss in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JBoss in the South East over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JBoss in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JBoss in the South East.

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 5 April 2020. 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 +7 11 £450 -2.44% 1
Surrey +54 3 £475 -8.65%
Thames Valley +34 3 £510 +13.33% 7
West Sussex +11 2 £440 -5.17%
Oxfordshire - 2 £514 -
Berkshire +23 1 £450 - 5
Kent +15 1 £425 -5.56%
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England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Apache
4 9 (45.00%) Ansible
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (35.00%) Python
6 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
7 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (30.00%) Open Source
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (25.00%) IBM
8 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (25.00%) Puppet
8 5 (25.00%) Docker
9 4 (20.00%) Microservices
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (20.00%) REST
9 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
9 4 (20.00%) Ruby
9 4 (20.00%) SSH
9 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (20.00%) 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 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (45.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (15.00%) nginx
4 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Geronimo
5 2 (10.00%) Apache TomEE
5 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (10.00%) WildFly
6 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) ResourceLink
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Akamai
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (10.00%) Apple Pay
1 2 (10.00%) AWS
1 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (10.00%) AWS CodeBuild
1 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (10.00%) AWS Step Functions
1 2 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (10.00%) Cloudflare
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
1 2 (10.00%) Google Pay
1 2 (10.00%) Heroku
1 2 (10.00%) Route 53
1 2 (10.00%) Serverless
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (10.00%) WeChat
2 1 (5.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSH
1 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Power BI
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Mocha
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Gatling
5 1 (5.00%) Grunt
5 1 (5.00%) gulp
5 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.00%) Mockito
5 1 (5.00%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
1 5 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) JSON
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) EJB
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) J2SE
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Microservices
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Tech Ops
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Java 8
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) Go
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
7 1 (5.00%) Haskell
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) XPath
7 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) OCP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (15.00%) NFS
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) GFS2
3 2 (10.00%) Samba
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (25.00%) Puppet
4 3 (15.00%) Terraform
5 2 (10.00%) Consul
5 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (10.00%) Kibana
5 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (10.00%) Nessus
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (10.00%) Packer
5 2 (10.00%) SELinux
5 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
5 2 (10.00%) vRealize
5 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (5.00%) Grafana
6 1 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Google
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) PayPal
5 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.00%) Thycotic
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) webMethods
6 1 (5.00%) TOWER Software