The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 30 March 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 106
Contract jobs citing JBoss 0 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.82% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.35% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -15.55%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 215 368 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 16.04% 18.79% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 235 222
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.36 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £21.30 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JBoss in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JBoss in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JBoss.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mule
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat