Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 July 2021 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
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 597 461 510
Rank change year-on-year -136 +49 -85
Contract jobs citing JBoss 164 115 381
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.75% 2.08% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 65 224
10th Percentile £407 £368 £375
25th Percentile £466 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £538
90th Percentile £670 £668 £659
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £67.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £67.50 -

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,359 5,521 14,477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.18% 14.72% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,334 3,694 9,315
10th Percentile £300 £300 £268
25th Percentile £400 £398 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £587 £563 £563
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 116 309
10th Percentile £12.29 £12.63 £11.66
25th Percentile £16.19 £15.38 £13.25
Median hourly rate £23.21 £20.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.06% - -
75th Percentile £51.94 £31.63 £40.00
90th Percentile £68.20 £51.93 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.86 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.05% -5.00% +5.26%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JBoss as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the UK

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JBoss.

Daily rate trend for JBoss in the UK

JBoss
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JBoss over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for JBoss in the UK

JBoss
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JBoss.

Hourly rate trend for JBoss in the UK

JBoss
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. 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
England -114 124 £528 +5.60% 38
UK excluding London -72 67 £500 +5.26% 23
London -120 62 £610 +12.96% 17
Work from Home -243 40 £500 -22.48% 4
Midlands -26 19 £525 +34.99% 4
North of England -34 17 £500 +5.26% 8
South East -38 14 £538 +11.28% 6
North West -25 11 £475 +9.20% 2
East Midlands -7 10 £525 +46.71% 1
West Midlands -32 9 £513 +22.02% 3
North East - 6 £550 - 4
Northern Ireland - 6 £450 -
East of England -14 5 £495 +4.76% 1
Scotland -65 5 £400 -30.43% 3
South West -6 1 £300 -38.46% 1

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing JBoss also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for JBoss.

1 106 (64.63%) Java
2 84 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (49.39%) Oracle
4 74 (45.12%) Linux
5 70 (42.68%) Spring
6 68 (41.46%) SQL
7 67 (40.85%) Unix
8 56 (34.15%) REST
9 51 (31.10%) Git (software)
10 49 (29.88%) Microservices
10 49 (29.88%) SQL Server
11 48 (29.27%) Tomcat
11 48 (29.27%) Middleware
11 48 (29.27%) Hibernate
12 46 (28.05%) Web Services
13 45 (27.44%) JUnit
13 45 (27.44%) Apache
14 44 (26.83%) Docker
15 43 (26.22%) XML
16 39 (23.78%) Windows
16 39 (23.78%) TDD
16 39 (23.78%) WebSphere
17 37 (22.56%) MySQL
18 36 (21.95%) Finance
19 35 (21.34%) Subversion
19 35 (21.34%) Java EE
19 35 (21.34%) BDD
19 35 (21.34%) Red Hat Fuse
20 33 (20.12%) Maven
21 32 (19.51%) Banking

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 48 (29.27%) Tomcat
2 45 (27.44%) Apache
3 39 (23.78%) WebSphere
4 35 (21.34%) Red Hat Fuse
5 31 (18.90%) WebLogic
6 21 (12.80%) Confluence
7 18 (10.98%) IIS
7 18 (10.98%) Mule
8 13 (7.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (6.71%) Oracle Application Server
10 10 (6.10%) nginx
10 10 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (4.88%) SharePoint
12 5 (3.05%) Appian
12 5 (3.05%) WildFly
13 4 (2.44%) Anypoint
13 4 (2.44%) Apache Spark
13 4 (2.44%) Jetty
13 4 (2.44%) NetWeaver
14 3 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.22%) Magento
2 2 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.46%) OpenShift
2 26 (15.85%) AWS
3 20 (12.20%) PaaS
4 17 (10.37%) GitHub
5 16 (9.76%) Azure
6 14 (8.54%) Apigee
7 12 (7.32%) IaaS
7 12 (7.32%) Microsoft 365
8 6 (3.66%) SaaS
9 5 (3.05%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 4 (2.44%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (2.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 3 (1.83%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.83%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.22%) Attraqt
12 2 (1.22%) CloudTest
12 2 (1.22%) SpeedCurve
13 1 (0.61%) AWS KMS
13 1 (0.61%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) Firewall
1 11 (6.71%) WAN
2 8 (4.88%) SAN
3 7 (4.27%) HTTP
3 7 (4.27%) LAN
4 5 (3.05%) Wireless
5 4 (2.44%) DHCP
5 4 (2.44%) DNS
5 4 (2.44%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.44%) MPLS
5 4 (2.44%) PBX
5 4 (2.44%) SD-WAN
5 4 (2.44%) Skype
5 4 (2.44%) VoIP
5 4 (2.44%) VPN
6 3 (1.83%) DMZ
7 2 (1.22%) Internet
7 2 (1.22%) Intranet
7 2 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.88%) SQL Server
2 37 (22.56%) MySQL
3 25 (15.24%) MongoDB
3 25 (15.24%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (6.10%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.88%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.27%) DB2
9 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.66%) MariaDB
10 5 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.05%) Redis
11 4 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.44%) SAP HANA
12 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.83%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.83%) Riak
12 3 (1.83%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 51 (31.10%) Git (software)
2 45 (27.44%) JUnit
3 35 (21.34%) Subversion
4 33 (20.12%) Maven
5 29 (17.68%) Jenkins
6 27 (16.46%) JIRA
7 20 (12.20%) IntelliJ
8 18 (10.98%) jMock
9 17 (10.37%) Selenium
10 14 (8.54%) Cucumber
11 12 (7.32%) Eclipse
12 11 (6.71%) Gradle
13 10 (6.10%) Mercurial
14 8 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (4.88%) Storybook
15 7 (4.27%) SoapUI
15 7 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
16 6 (3.66%) Bundler
16 6 (3.66%) GoCD
16 6 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (21.95%) Finance
2 32 (19.51%) Banking
3 31 (18.90%) Social Skills
4 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (11.59%) Investment Banking
6 16 (9.76%) Front Office
7 13 (7.93%) Public Sector
8 5 (3.05%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (2.44%) Retail
10 2 (1.22%) Advertising
10 2 (1.22%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.61%) Billing
11 1 (0.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.61%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.61%) Publishing
11 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (50.00%) Developer
2 61 (37.20%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.68%) Architect
4 19 (11.59%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.98%) Java Middleware Developer
5 18 (10.98%) Middleware Developer
5 18 (10.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (9.76%) Integration Developer
7 9 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.66%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.66%) Middleware Architect
9 6 (3.66%) WebSphere Specialist
10 5 (3.05%) Applications Specialist
10 5 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Senior Middleware Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Server Specialist
10 5 (3.05%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.05%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (42.68%) Spring
2 56 (34.15%) REST
3 48 (29.27%) Hibernate
3 48 (29.27%) Middleware
4 46 (28.05%) Web Services
5 43 (26.22%) XML
6 35 (21.34%) Java EE
7 27 (16.46%) HTML
7 27 (16.46%) SOAP
8 26 (15.85%) Spring Boot
9 25 (15.24%) JMS
9 25 (15.24%) Node.js
10 23 (14.02%) JSON
11 21 (12.80%) Apache Camel
11 21 (12.80%) HTML5
12 19 (11.59%) CSS
12 19 (11.59%) JPA
13 18 (10.98%) JTA
13 18 (10.98%) JTS
13 18 (10.98%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.49%) Private Cloud
2 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.88%) Legacy Applications
2 8 (4.88%) SWIFT
3 7 (4.27%) Clustering
3 7 (4.27%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.27%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.27%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.66%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.66%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (3.05%) PKI
6 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.44%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (2.44%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.83%) Equities
7 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 74 (45.12%) Linux
2 67 (40.85%) Unix
3 39 (23.78%) Windows
4 7 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.44%) AIX
6 4 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (29.88%) Microservices
3 39 (23.78%) TDD
4 35 (21.34%) BDD
5 31 (18.90%) DevOps
6 29 (17.68%) Scrum
7 28 (17.07%) OO
8 24 (14.63%) Migration
9 22 (13.41%) MVC
10 21 (12.80%) UML
11 20 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (10.37%) SOA
13 16 (9.76%) SDLC
14 15 (9.15%) Configuration Management
14 15 (9.15%) ITIL
14 15 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (8.54%) Front End Development
16 13 (7.93%) Open Source
16 13 (7.93%) Software Engineering
16 13 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (64.63%) Java
2 68 (41.46%) SQL
3 31 (18.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.76%) Python
5 13 (7.93%) Scala
6 12 (7.32%) Java 8
7 10 (6.10%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.49%) Ruby
9 6 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.05%) Groovy
11 3 (1.83%) Perl
12 2 (1.22%) AWK
12 2 (1.22%) PHP
12 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.61%) ES6
13 1 (0.61%) Go
13 1 (0.61%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.05%) Degree
4 4 (2.44%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.61%) RHCE
6 1 (0.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) QA
2 7 (4.27%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.66%) COBIT
4 5 (3.05%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.44%) GDPR
6 2 (1.22%) SLA
7 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 44 (26.83%) Docker
2 14 (8.54%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.05%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.61%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (17.07%) Kubernetes
2 18 (10.98%) Ansible
3 16 (9.76%) Puppet
4 12 (7.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (4.88%) Terraform
6 6 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.83%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.22%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (1.22%) Grafana
9 1 (0.61%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.61%) Kustomize
9 1 (0.61%) Nagios
9 1 (0.61%) Packer
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.61%) Salt
9 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.61%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.61%) vMotion
9 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 81 (49.39%) Oracle
2 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.80%) Red Hat
2 21 (12.80%) Sybase
3 15 (9.15%) SAP
4 11 (6.71%) Adobe
4 11 (6.71%) IBM
5 9 (5.49%) Atlassian
6 8 (4.88%) Informatica
6 8 (4.88%) VMware
6 8 (4.88%) webMethods
7 7 (4.27%) Citrix
7 7 (4.27%) MuleSoft
8 6 (3.66%) Software AG
9 5 (3.05%) Cisco
9 5 (3.05%) Murex
9 5 (3.05%) Vertica
10 4 (2.44%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.83%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.83%) Google