The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 32
Contract jobs citing JBoss 0 13 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 1.99% 5.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 12.04% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 23
Median daily rate - £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.79%  
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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 105 108 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.63% 16.54% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 57 98
Median daily rate £425 £350 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -15.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £203 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £473 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £15.39 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.57% -6.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in Wales