Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 157 150
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 -11
Contract jobs citing JBoss 30 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.58% 4.74% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 16
West Midlands median daily rate £520 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.35% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £313
90th Percentile £663 £498 £569
England median daily rate £475 £438 £441
% change year-on-year +8.57% -0.68% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +29.17% -27.71% -17.00%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 655 844 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.88% 15.33% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 446 448
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £206 £219 £227
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 30
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +1.89%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.84 £10.92
90th Percentile £47.00 £29.15 £33.70
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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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

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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 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JBoss in the West Midlands

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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 18 January 2018. 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
Birmingham -1 16 £550 +29.41% 1
Coventry +13 6 £338 - 3
Staffordshire +11 4 £388 -8.82% 2
Shropshire +13 2 £520 +4.00%
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England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 22 (73.33%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 14 (46.67%) Tomcat
6 13 (43.33%) J2EE
6 13 (43.33%) Middleware
6 13 (43.33%) IBM
6 13 (43.33%) Hibernate
6 13 (43.33%) Puppet
7 12 (40.00%) DevOps
7 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (40.00%) Spring
7 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
8 11 (36.67%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) Apache
9 10 (33.33%) Unix
9 10 (33.33%) SOAP
9 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 10 (33.33%) Ansible
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (30.00%) REST
10 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (30.00%) JSON
10 9 (30.00%) Web Services

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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 14 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (36.67%) Apache
4 6 (20.00%) IIS
5 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
5 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (10.00%) Mule
6 3 (10.00%) Mule ESB
6 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (6.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 2 (6.67%) WildFly
8 1 (3.33%) CMS
8 1 (3.33%) Liferay
8 1 (3.33%) nginx
8 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (13.33%) DB2
4 4 (13.33%) MariaDB
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (26.67%) JUnit
3 8 (26.67%) Selenium
3 8 (26.67%) Subversion
4 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (20.00%) GitLab
5 6 (20.00%) JMeter
5 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 5 (16.67%) Ant
6 5 (16.67%) Maven
7 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
8 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
1 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Security Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Hibernate
1 13 (43.33%) J2EE
1 13 (43.33%) Middleware
2 12 (40.00%) Spring
3 10 (33.33%) SOAP
4 9 (30.00%) JSON
4 9 (30.00%) REST
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) JPA
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) Struts
7 5 (16.67%) EJB
8 4 (13.33%) Java EE
8 4 (13.33%) JDBC
8 4 (13.33%) JSF
8 4 (13.33%) JSP
8 4 (13.33%) MSMQ
8 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) DataPower
1 6 (20.00%) PKI
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) SOA
3 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (20.00%) Release Automation
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Kanban
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) RUP
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) OCP
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) Ansible
2 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.00%) Graylog
3 6 (20.00%) logstash
3 6 (20.00%) Nagios
3 6 (20.00%) Rundeck
3 6 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
4 4 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 13 (43.33%) IBM
3 8 (26.67%) Splunk
4 6 (20.00%) CA
4 6 (20.00%) Micro Focus
4 6 (20.00%) Serena
4 6 (20.00%) Teradata
5 3 (10.00%) MuleSoft
6 2 (6.67%) ATG
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) TIBCO
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) webMethods
7 1 (3.33%) Capita
7 1 (3.33%) Unisys
7 1 (3.33%) WSO2