The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 30 March 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 32
Contract jobs citing JBoss 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.00% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 7.69% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 23 26 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 13.45% 12.94% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 32
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £453 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Suffolk

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) JPA
3 2 (50.00%) EasyMock
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) RAD
4 1 (25.00%) SSADM
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) Redmine
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Drools
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) SSADM
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Google