Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 October 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 158 158
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 27 46 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.79% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.33% 4.23% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 45
South West median daily rate £410 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.80% -1.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £361 £313
90th Percentile £488 £583 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +0.11% +2.74% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +16.14%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 811 1088 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.74% 18.78% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 761 751
South West median daily rate £375 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -1.37% -2.67%
10th Percentile £219 £213 £190
90th Percentile £525 £519 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 56
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £32.50 £34.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.31% -6.53% +104.53%
10th Percentile £17.08 £13.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.38 £47.95 £44.38
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the South West

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in the South West

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in the South West over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the South West

JBoss
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in the South West

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Devon +4 13 £447 -
Bristol +6 12 £395 +5.33% 2
Wiltshire -2 1 £375 +15.38%
Gloucestershire -8 1 £315 -42.73% 1
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Tomcat
3 18 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Java
5 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) Unix
5 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
5 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
6 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
6 13 (48.15%) CentOS
6 13 (48.15%) Subversion
6 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
6 13 (48.15%) Java EE
6 13 (48.15%) XML
6 13 (48.15%) DB2
6 13 (48.15%) EJB
6 13 (48.15%) Struts
6 13 (48.15%) IBM
6 13 (48.15%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (44.44%) Apache
7 12 (44.44%) Solaris
7 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
8 11 (40.74%) WebLogic
8 11 (40.74%) J2EE
8 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco
8 11 (40.74%) Firewall
9 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
10 9 (33.33%) Sun

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 25 (92.59%) Tomcat
2 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
3 12 (44.44%) Apache
4 11 (40.74%) WebLogic
5 8 (29.63%) iPlanet
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (11.11%) EPiServer
6 3 (11.11%) IIS
7 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
7 1 (3.70%) Mule
7 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (3.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (7.41%) HTTP
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) FCoE
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) SMS
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) Neo4j
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
1 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (48.15%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
1 13 (48.15%) Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) EJB
1 13 (48.15%) Java EE
1 13 (48.15%) Struts
1 13 (48.15%) XML
2 11 (40.74%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Dropwizard
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (51.85%) Unix
4 13 (48.15%) CentOS
5 12 (44.44%) Solaris
6 7 (25.93%) AIX
6 7 (25.93%) HPUX
7 6 (22.22%) SUSE
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Continuous Deployment
1 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
4 8 (29.63%) High Availability
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Web Design
8 1 (3.70%) Change Control
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C-shell
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
1 7 (25.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) KVM
3 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.41%) Samba
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) IBM
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
4 9 (33.33%) Sun
5 8 (29.63%) F5
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) Veritas
6 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) PlateSpin
8 3 (11.11%) BEA
8 3 (11.11%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) Cognos
9 1 (3.70%) Opsware
9 1 (3.70%) Talend