The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WSO2 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSO2 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within WSO2.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WSO2
Rank 264 250 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing WSO2 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.011% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.023% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WSO2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4759 4261 4227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.02% 46.59% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2713 2204 2135
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 232 261
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

WSO2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSO2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WSO2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WSO2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WSO2 across the South East region.

WSO2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WSO2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSO2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 6 £313 -
WSO2
England

WSO2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WSO2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSO2.

1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Subversion
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
3 7 (70.00%) Change Control
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) PHP
6 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (40.00%) Mockito
6 4 (40.00%) Magento
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
6 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) OpenID
7 3 (30.00%) Puppet

WSO2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WSO2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSO2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) Subversion
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) JUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Environment Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) OpenID
2 3 (30.00%) OAuth2
2 3 (30.00%) SAML
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
3 7 (70.00%) Change Control
4 5 (50.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) API Design
7 1 (10.00%) Kanban
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef