The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 49 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -16  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 2 3 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.38% 0.62% 6.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% 3.75% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 26
Median daily rate £450 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 -

JBoss is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 106 80 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 20.00% 16.56% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 103
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.07 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.11% -6.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing JBoss as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in South Wales

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java