The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 April 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 52 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 -31  
Contract jobs citing JBoss 1 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.22% 1.10% 5.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 5.08% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 17
Median daily rate £375 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +8.57%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 59 118 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 13.02% 21.61% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 85 65
Median daily rate £415 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.63% +72.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £690 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +13.23% -15.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle