Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 94 77
Rank change year-on-year +67 -17 -18
Contract jobs citing JBoss 71 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.73% 2.73% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.47% 10.89% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 20
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £333 £320 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -43.11% +67.91%
10th Percentile £178 £303 £340
90th Percentile £425 £360 £654
North East median daily rate £335 £320 £575
% change year-on-year +4.69% -44.35% +76.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 233 597 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.38% 25.12% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 415 214
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £330 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -26.05% +23.96%
10th Percentile £270 £225 £277
90th Percentile £605 £525 £584
North East median daily rate £380 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -22.35% +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 43 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.07% +16.67% +31.51%
10th Percentile £7.89 £15.00 £14.27
90th Percentile £20.45 £36.00 £26.80
North East median hourly rate £9.75 £28.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year -65.18% +29.78% +16.62%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in Tyne and Wear

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in Tyne and Wear

JBoss
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +78 67 £333 +3.91%
Sunderland -1 4 - -
JBoss
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 65 (91.55%) WebLogic
1 65 (91.55%) Linux
2 64 (90.14%) Oracle
3 63 (88.73%) Red Hat
4 62 (87.32%) Unix
5 44 (61.97%) AIX
6 38 (53.52%) Firewall
7 37 (52.11%) Security Cleared
8 35 (49.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (49.30%) Sun
9 31 (43.66%) Tomcat
9 31 (43.66%) Perl
9 31 (43.66%) SC Cleared
10 30 (42.25%) Apache
10 30 (42.25%) HP
10 30 (42.25%) iPlanet
11 29 (40.85%) LDAP
11 29 (40.85%) HPUX
11 29 (40.85%) Solaris
12 28 (39.44%) J2EE
12 28 (39.44%) SUSE
12 28 (39.44%) Oracle Application Server
13 27 (38.03%) DNS
14 26 (36.62%) Clustering
14 26 (36.62%) Korn
14 26 (36.62%) High Availability
14 26 (36.62%) DevOps
15 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
15 25 (35.21%) Windows
16 24 (33.80%) SQL

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 65 (91.55%) WebLogic
2 31 (43.66%) Tomcat
3 30 (42.25%) Apache
3 30 (42.25%) iPlanet
4 28 (39.44%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
5 13 (18.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (9.86%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (9.86%) MQSeries
6 7 (9.86%) OpenStack
6 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
6 7 (9.86%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (5.63%) FileNet
9 1 (1.41%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (18.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (53.52%) Firewall
2 29 (40.85%) LDAP
3 27 (38.03%) DNS
4 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
5 17 (23.94%) OpenLDAP
5 17 (23.94%) SSH
6 11 (15.49%) SAN
7 8 (11.27%) FCoE
7 8 (11.27%) iSCSI
7 8 (11.27%) X.21
8 7 (9.86%) NAS
9 6 (8.45%) WAN
10 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (7.04%) Network Security
10 5 (7.04%) SSL
11 2 (2.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) GIS
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) JUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Unix Engineer
2 22 (30.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (26.76%) AIX Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Solaris Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (8.45%) Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Support
10 4 (5.63%) Linux Support Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) HPUX Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Unix Support
12 2 (2.82%) Consultant
12 2 (2.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Project Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.82%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) J2EE
2 13 (18.31%) Software Packaging
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (7.04%) Spring
4 4 (5.63%) .NET
4 4 (5.63%) EJB
4 4 (5.63%) JPA
4 4 (5.63%) JSON
4 4 (5.63%) REST
4 4 (5.63%) SOAP
4 4 (5.63%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) OpenLayers
5 2 (2.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.41%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.41%) HornetQ
6 1 (1.41%) JMS
6 1 (1.41%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Clustering
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
3 11 (15.49%) Private Cloud
4 5 (7.04%) DataPower
5 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 65 (91.55%) Linux
2 62 (87.32%) Unix
3 44 (61.97%) AIX
4 35 (49.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (40.85%) HPUX
5 29 (40.85%) Solaris
6 28 (39.44%) SUSE
7 25 (35.21%) Windows
8 18 (25.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) DevOps
1 26 (36.62%) High Availability
2 23 (32.39%) Load Balancing
3 22 (30.99%) ITIL
4 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.72%) OO
6 12 (16.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.27%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (7.04%) Workflow
10 4 (5.63%) Requirements Management
10 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) SOA
10 4 (5.63%) TDD
10 4 (5.63%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.23%) Change Control
11 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.82%) Scrum
12 2 (2.82%) SEO
13 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) Perl
2 26 (36.62%) Korn
3 24 (33.80%) SQL
4 19 (26.76%) PL/SQL
5 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
5 13 (18.31%) C-shell
6 11 (15.49%) Java
7 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (52.11%) Security Cleared
2 31 (43.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) NFS
2 17 (23.94%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
3 14 (19.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (16.90%) KVM
5 9 (12.68%) Samba
6 7 (9.86%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.41%) GeoWebCache
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (19.72%) Puppet
2 7 (9.86%) OpenView
3 5 (7.04%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
4 1 (1.41%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 64 (90.14%) Oracle
2 63 (88.73%) Red Hat
3 35 (49.30%) Sun
4 30 (42.25%) HP
5 23 (32.39%) Cisco
5 23 (32.39%) F5
6 14 (19.72%) IBM
6 14 (19.72%) PlateSpin
6 14 (19.72%) Veritas
6 14 (19.72%) VMware
7 13 (18.31%) Axway
7 13 (18.31%) Informatica
7 13 (18.31%) Siebel
8 7 (9.86%) Cognos
8 7 (9.86%) Opsware
9 3 (4.23%) Borland
10 1 (1.41%) Google
10 1 (1.41%) TIBCO