Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for jBPM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jBPM over the 6 months to 21 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.

JBoss jBPM
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 829 864
Rank change year-on-year +8 +35 -36
Contract jobs citing jBPM 56 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.050% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.16% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 15
UK median daily rate £375 £340 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -12.82% -13.33%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £271
90th Percentile £506 £447 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +5.15% -9.33% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

jBPM is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33044 31776 32166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.04% 30.34% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23329 22020 22052
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 363 552
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.45 £14.36 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.74%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing jBPM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for jBPM in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jBPM in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jBPM over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jBPM in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for jBPM in the UK

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Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jBPM within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
UK excluding London +14 35 £358 +5.15% 3
England +34 34 £456 +1.96%
Scotland -20 22 £355 +4.41% 3
London -11 21 £469 +10.29%
South East +6 9 £469 +4.75%
East of England - 3 £355 -
Midlands - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jBPM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for jBPM.

1 53 (94.64%) Java
2 41 (73.21%) Maven
3 40 (71.43%) JBoss
4 39 (69.64%) Hibernate
5 35 (62.50%) Spring
5 35 (62.50%) Drools
6 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (53.57%) XML
8 26 (46.43%) HTML
8 26 (46.43%) Java EE
8 26 (46.43%) AngularJS
9 24 (42.86%) Web Services
10 23 (41.07%) SOAP
11 22 (39.29%) CSS
11 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
11 22 (39.29%) Eclipse
12 21 (37.50%) SOA
13 20 (35.71%) Oracle
13 20 (35.71%) REST
14 19 (33.93%) Oracle BPM
14 19 (33.93%) Subversion
15 17 (30.36%) TDD
15 17 (30.36%) SQL
15 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
16 16 (28.57%) MVC
16 16 (28.57%) HTML5
17 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
17 15 (26.79%) Spring MVC
17 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (25.00%) Scrum

jBPM
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 40 (71.43%) JBoss
2 9 (16.07%) Apache
2 9 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Trello
2 4 (7.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.07%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.79%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (73.21%) Maven
2 22 (39.29%) Eclipse
3 19 (33.93%) Subversion
4 17 (30.36%) Jenkins
5 11 (19.64%) Ant
6 10 (17.86%) Mockito
7 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 7 (12.50%) JUnit
8 7 (12.50%) SoapUI
9 4 (7.14%) Bower
9 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
9 4 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (1.79%) Hudson
10 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
2 39 (69.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.71%) HTML Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Telecoms Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Telecoms Java Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Agile Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (1.79%) BPM Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) Hibernate
2 35 (62.50%) Drools
2 35 (62.50%) Spring
3 30 (53.57%) XML
4 26 (46.43%) AngularJS
4 26 (46.43%) HTML
4 26 (46.43%) Java EE
5 24 (42.86%) Web Services
6 23 (41.07%) SOAP
7 22 (39.29%) CSS
8 20 (35.71%) REST
9 16 (28.57%) HTML5
10 15 (26.79%) Spring MVC
11 14 (25.00%) XSLT
12 13 (23.21%) CSS3
12 13 (23.21%) jQuery
13 12 (21.43%) JPA
13 12 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (17.86%) JMS
15 9 (16.07%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Ubuntu
3 8 (14.29%) Debian
3 8 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) SOA
3 17 (30.36%) TDD
4 16 (28.57%) MVC
5 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
6 14 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
6 14 (25.00%) Scrum
7 13 (23.21%) BPMN
7 13 (23.21%) Workflow
8 12 (21.43%) Kanban
9 10 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
11 8 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 8 (14.29%) Stochastic Modelling
12 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
12 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.50%) Open Source
12 7 (12.50%) Open Source Development
13 6 (10.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Talend