Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 233 182
Rank change year-on-year 0 -51 +18
Contract jobs citing JBoss 164 135 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 0.81% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 4.60% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 84 146
South East median daily rate £525 £450 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +0.33% +5.53%
10th Percentile £320 £327 £362
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
England median daily rate £525 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
South East median hourly rate £43.75 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -30.64%

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 3,008 2,933 2,949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.72% 17.61% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,788 1,730 1,756
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £284 £250 £235
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 109 113
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £12.08 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.18 £48.01 £57.35
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.16%

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

JBoss
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

JBoss
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +30 128 £525 +23.53% 3
West Sussex -8 17 £441 -26.46% 4
Thames Valley -12 11 £513 +7.89% 9
Berkshire -8 9 £538 +45.27% 5
Surrey -35 5 £488 +13.37% 2
East Sussex -27 3 £275 -54.17% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £500 +37.93% 3
Middlesex +9 1 - -
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 124 (75.61%) Java
2 114 (69.51%) Puppet
3 109 (66.46%) Tomcat
4 96 (58.54%) Spring
5 88 (53.66%) Hibernate
6 85 (51.83%) Opscode Chef
7 82 (50.00%) Ansible
8 79 (48.17%) MongoDB
9 75 (45.73%) Linux
10 74 (45.12%) NoSQL
11 73 (44.51%) Software Engineering
12 67 (40.85%) Amazon AWS
13 66 (40.24%) TDD
14 64 (39.02%) BDD
14 64 (39.02%) Cobbler
14 64 (39.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 63 (38.41%) Hadoop
15 63 (38.41%) Jetty
16 62 (37.80%) Multithreading
16 62 (37.80%) Greenfield Project
17 61 (37.20%) Apache
18 56 (34.15%) Unix
19 52 (31.71%) Red Hat
20 40 (24.39%) Jenkins
21 38 (23.17%) DevOps
21 38 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 38 (23.17%) Git (software)
22 36 (21.95%) SQL
23 32 (19.51%) XML
24 31 (18.90%) Agile Software Development

JBoss
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
1 109 (66.46%) Tomcat
2 63 (38.41%) Jetty
3 61 (37.20%) Apache
4 22 (13.41%) WebLogic
5 13 (7.93%) nginx
6 9 (5.49%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.66%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (3.05%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.83%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.83%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.83%) IIS
9 3 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.61%) CMS
11 1 (0.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.61%) Mule
11 1 (0.61%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (3.66%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 67 (40.85%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.71%) GitHub
2 11 (6.71%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.44%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.22%) Slack
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.68%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.98%) DNS
2 18 (10.98%) Firewall
3 13 (7.93%) HTTP
3 13 (7.93%) iSCSI
3 13 (7.93%) SSL
4 5 (3.05%) SNMP
5 4 (2.44%) DVB
6 2 (1.22%) SSH
7 1 (0.61%) Converged Networks
7 1 (0.61%) Network Security
7 1 (0.61%) SAN
7 1 (0.61%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (48.17%) MongoDB
2 74 (45.12%) NoSQL
3 63 (38.41%) Hadoop
4 11 (6.71%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.49%) MySQL
6 4 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.22%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.61%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.61%) Power BI
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Redis
9 1 (0.61%) Riak
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (24.39%) Jenkins
2 38 (23.17%) Git (software)
3 26 (15.85%) JUnit
4 22 (13.41%) Eclipse
5 18 (10.98%) Selenium
6 15 (9.15%) IntelliJ
7 13 (7.93%) Cucumber
8 12 (7.32%) Ant
8 12 (7.32%) Gatling
9 11 (6.71%) Grunt
9 11 (6.71%) gulp
9 11 (6.71%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (6.71%) Sublime Text
10 7 (4.27%) Maven
10 7 (4.27%) Subversion
11 6 (3.66%) JIRA
12 5 (3.05%) NetBeans
13 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (16.46%) Finance
2 4 (2.44%) Banking
3 3 (1.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Back Office
4 1 (0.61%) Local Government
4 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (61.59%) Developer
2 84 (51.22%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.80%) Middleware Engineer
4 18 (10.98%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (3.66%) Software Engineer
6 5 (3.05%) .NET Developer
6 5 (3.05%) Architect
6 5 (3.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (2.44%) Integration Developer
8 3 (1.83%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (1.83%) Middleware Specialist
8 3 (1.83%) Python Developer
8 3 (1.83%) Scala Developer
9 2 (1.22%) Administrator
9 2 (1.22%) Applications Support
9 2 (1.22%) Consultant
9 2 (1.22%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (1.22%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (1.22%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.22%) Workday Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (58.54%) Spring
2 88 (53.66%) Hibernate
3 32 (19.51%) XML
4 27 (16.46%) Middleware
4 27 (16.46%) SOAP
5 24 (14.63%) Web Services
6 23 (14.02%) HTML
7 21 (12.80%) CSS
7 21 (12.80%) J2EE
8 20 (12.20%) HTML5
8 20 (12.20%) JSON
8 20 (12.20%) REST
9 16 (9.76%) EJB
9 16 (9.76%) J2SE
9 16 (9.76%) jQuery
9 16 (9.76%) Servlets
10 15 (9.15%) Play Framework
11 12 (7.32%) AngularJS
11 12 (7.32%) Node.js
12 11 (6.71%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (37.80%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.49%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.83%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.61%) iSeries
5 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 75 (45.73%) Linux
2 56 (34.15%) Unix
3 38 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (14.02%) Windows
5 11 (6.71%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.83%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.22%) AIX
7 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.61%) CentOS
8 1 (0.61%) Debian
8 1 (0.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (44.51%) Software Engineering
2 66 (40.24%) TDD
3 64 (39.02%) BDD
3 64 (39.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 62 (37.80%) Multithreading
5 38 (23.17%) DevOps
6 31 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (18.29%) Performance Tuning
8 27 (16.46%) Configuration Management
9 18 (10.98%) Microservices
10 17 (10.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (9.76%) Capacity Management
12 15 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.15%) Problem Management
12 15 (9.15%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (9.15%) Stress Testing
13 14 (8.54%) Migration
13 14 (8.54%) Test Automation
14 13 (7.93%) Open Source
14 13 (7.93%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 124 (75.61%) Java
2 36 (21.95%) SQL
3 28 (17.07%) Perl
4 19 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.37%) Python
6 16 (9.76%) Scala
7 15 (9.15%) C#
8 14 (8.54%) Groovy
9 12 (7.32%) Haskell
10 11 (6.71%) Ruby
11 8 (4.88%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.66%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.44%) C++
13 4 (2.44%) Tcl
14 3 (1.83%) Jython
14 3 (1.83%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.22%) C
15 2 (1.22%) Java 8
15 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.71%) Degree
2 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) RHCE
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (10.37%) Docker
2 13 (7.93%) NFS
3 11 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.44%) vSphere
5 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.61%) iptables
6 1 (0.61%) Postfix
6 1 (0.61%) Squid
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 114 (69.51%) Puppet
2 85 (51.83%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (50.00%) Ansible
4 64 (39.02%) Cobbler
5 20 (12.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 17 (10.37%) SELinux
7 11 (6.71%) Grafana
7 11 (6.71%) Kibana
8 2 (1.22%) Terraform
9 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (31.71%) Red Hat
2 22 (13.41%) Oracle
3 17 (10.37%) VMware
4 15 (9.15%) webMethods
5 12 (7.32%) Google
6 10 (6.10%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.49%) Adobe
8 8 (4.88%) Remedy
9 6 (3.66%) BMC
10 4 (2.44%) Splunk
11 2 (1.22%) Citrix
11 2 (1.22%) IBM
11 2 (1.22%) Workday
12 1 (0.61%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.61%) HP
12 1 (0.61%) OutSystems
12 1 (0.61%) Percona
12 1 (0.61%) Symantec
12 1 (0.61%) Veritas
12 1 (0.61%) WSO2