Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 July 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 111 166
Rank change year-on-year -24 +55 -10
Contract jobs citing JBoss 42 100 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.95% 1.66% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.86% 9.28% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 67 11
West Midlands median daily rate £467 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £363 £288
90th Percentile £510 £569 £451
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -4.11%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 717 1078 967
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.28% 17.91% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 660 533
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £503
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 56
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -24.24% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.60 £24.00 £37.13
England median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £19.23
% change year-on-year -0.15% +4.02% +9.87%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the West Midlands

JBoss
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the West Midlands

JBoss
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Shropshire +35 12 £500 -9.09%
Coventry +21 10 £338 -3.57% 1
Birmingham -18 10 £450 +5.88% 1
Warwickshire +13 9 £400 +14.29% 1
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 33 (78.57%) SQL
3 28 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 26 (61.90%) Spring
4 26 (61.90%) JUnit
5 25 (59.52%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (52.38%) MongoDB
7 21 (50.00%) Oracle
8 20 (47.62%) SOAP
8 20 (47.62%) Linux
8 20 (47.62%) Scala
8 20 (47.62%) Docker
9 18 (42.86%) TDD
10 17 (40.48%) Scrum
10 17 (40.48%) WebLogic
11 16 (38.10%) SOA
11 16 (38.10%) Java EE
12 15 (35.71%) Unix
12 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
12 15 (35.71%) REST
12 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
13 14 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (33.33%) XML
13 14 (33.33%) MySQL
13 14 (33.33%) EJB
13 14 (33.33%) HTML
13 14 (33.33%) Eclipse
13 14 (33.33%) HTTP
13 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL

JBoss
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (40.48%) WebLogic
2 14 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (28.57%) Apache
4 11 (26.19%) Apache Spark
4 11 (26.19%) GlassFish
4 11 (26.19%) WildFly
5 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
6 5 (11.90%) IIS
7 3 (7.14%) Mule
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
9 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
9 1 (2.38%) nginx
9 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
9 1 (2.38%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
1 2 (4.76%) PaaS
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) HTTP
2 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.43%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) MongoDB
2 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 14 (33.33%) MySQL
3 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (28.57%) Big Data
4 12 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 11 (26.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
7 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
10 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) JUnit
2 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 14 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
4 11 (26.19%) Hudson
4 11 (26.19%) JBehave
5 10 (23.81%) IntelliJ
6 9 (21.43%) Selenium
7 7 (16.67%) Subversion
8 6 (14.29%) Ant
9 3 (7.14%) Maven
10 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.38%) Grunt
10 1 (2.38%) JMeter
10 1 (2.38%) jMock
10 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (2.38%) Mockito
10 1 (2.38%) Sublime Text
10 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.76%) Banking
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Digital Developer
4 11 (26.19%) Java Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Scala Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Java Scala Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Pentaho Developer
8 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 26 (61.90%) Spring
3 20 (47.62%) SOAP
4 16 (38.10%) Java EE
5 15 (35.71%) REST
6 14 (33.33%) EJB
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) XML
7 13 (30.95%) Spring Boot
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
8 12 (28.57%) JSON
8 12 (28.57%) RESTful
9 11 (26.19%) HornetQ
9 11 (26.19%) J2EE
9 11 (26.19%) JAX-RS
9 11 (26.19%) JMS
9 11 (26.19%) RESTEasy
9 11 (26.19%) WireMock
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) Android
3 11 (26.19%) Apple iOS
4 6 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) HPUX
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) TDD
4 17 (40.48%) Scrum
5 16 (38.10%) SOA
6 13 (30.95%) Analytics
6 13 (30.95%) Kanban
6 13 (30.95%) Software Delivery
7 12 (28.57%) Microservices
7 12 (28.57%) Open Source
7 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 11 (26.19%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (26.19%) DSDM
8 11 (26.19%) Functional Testing
8 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
8 11 (26.19%) Personalization
8 11 (26.19%) Predictive Analytics
9 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 6 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 33 (78.57%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) Scala
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) Haskell
8 1 (2.38%) Jython
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.14%) Ansible
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Grafana
4 1 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) webMethods
3 7 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (7.14%) WSO2
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Talend
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