The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WSO2 products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSO2 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WSO2
Rank 587 609 619
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Contract jobs citing WSO2 56 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.057% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.13% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23822 24870 24146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.48% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14676 14571 13634
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 1114 1032
Median hourly rate £20.25 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

WSO2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WSO2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

WSO2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WSO2
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WSO2 within the UK.

WSO2 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WSO2
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSO2 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

WSO2 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WSO2
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSO2 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 55 £425 +6.25% 5
West Midlands +3 24 £395 - 1
Shropshire -13 20 £418 -
London +31 16 £413 -17.50% 3
Telford -16 16 £418 -
East of England +8 10 £450 +12.50%
Essex -2 9 £450 +12.50%
Northampton - 2 £488 -
East Midlands - 2 £488 -
City of London - 2 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £488 -
Manchester - 1 £500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £500 - 1
Luton - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

WSO2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSO2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WSO2.

1 66 (56.90%) Java
2 57 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (41.38%) Oracle
4 43 (37.07%) Web Services
4 43 (37.07%) Linux
4 43 (37.07%) SOA
5 42 (36.21%) SOAP
6 37 (31.90%) Apache Camel
7 34 (29.31%) XML
8 33 (28.45%) REST
9 31 (26.72%) Git (software)
10 30 (25.86%) JSON
11 29 (25.00%) Open Source
11 29 (25.00%) Scrum
11 29 (25.00%) Google
12 28 (24.14%) J2EE
12 28 (24.14%) Puppet
13 26 (22.41%) RabbitMQ
14 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (20.69%) XSD
15 23 (19.83%) Oracle Service Bus
16 22 (18.97%) Middleware
17 21 (18.10%) MySQL
17 21 (18.10%) Spring
17 21 (18.10%) Maven
17 21 (18.10%) Waterfall
17 21 (18.10%) WireMock
18 20 (17.24%) Apache ServiceMix
19 19 (16.38%) Spring Boot
19 19 (16.38%) MongoDB

WSO2
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (19.83%) Oracle Service Bus
2 20 (17.24%) Apache ServiceMix
3 18 (15.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (12.93%) Mule
5 12 (10.34%) Confluence
6 8 (6.90%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (2.59%) CMS
9 2 (1.72%) Apache
9 2 (1.72%) JBoss
9 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Oracle BPM
1 10 (8.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.45%) Boomi
3 4 (3.45%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.86%) Firewall
1 1 (0.86%) HTTP
1 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.86%) LAN
1 1 (0.86%) SSL
1 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.86%) VPN
1 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.10%) MySQL
2 19 (16.38%) MongoDB
3 18 (15.52%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (26.72%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.10%) Maven
3 18 (15.52%) ClearQuest
4 13 (11.21%) JIRA
5 11 (9.48%) EasyMock
5 11 (9.48%) Mockito
6 8 (6.90%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.31%) ClearCase
8 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.72%) Flyway
9 2 (1.72%) Gradle
9 2 (1.72%) JUnit
9 2 (1.72%) Selenium
9 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.86%) Subversion
10 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.62%) Electronics
2 10 (8.62%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Marketing
2 10 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (62.07%) Developer
2 33 (28.45%) Architect
3 31 (26.72%) Java Developer
4 19 (16.38%) Java Architect
4 19 (16.38%) Software Architect
5 18 (15.52%) SOA Developer
6 13 (11.21%) Integration Developer
6 13 (11.21%) Java Software Architect
7 12 (10.34%) Applications Developer
8 11 (9.48%) XML Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.31%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Java Programmer
11 5 (4.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Programmer
12 4 (3.45%) Integration Architect
12 4 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
13 3 (2.59%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.07%) Web Services
2 42 (36.21%) SOAP
3 37 (31.90%) Apache Camel
4 34 (29.31%) XML
5 33 (28.45%) REST
6 30 (25.86%) JSON
7 28 (24.14%) J2EE
8 26 (22.41%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (20.69%) XSD
10 22 (18.97%) Middleware
11 21 (18.10%) Spring
11 21 (18.10%) WireMock
12 19 (16.38%) Spring Boot
13 18 (15.52%) XSLT
14 14 (12.07%) RESTful
15 13 (11.21%) ELK Stack
16 10 (8.62%) JMS
17 8 (6.90%) Apache CXF
17 8 (6.90%) Sensu
18 7 (6.03%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.86%) Clustering
2 1 (0.86%) DataPower
2 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.07%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.07%) SOA
3 29 (25.00%) Open Source
3 29 (25.00%) Scrum
4 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (18.10%) Waterfall
6 19 (16.38%) Project Planning
6 19 (16.38%) Software Architecture
6 19 (16.38%) TDD
7 18 (15.52%) RUP
8 17 (14.66%) Configuration Management
9 14 (12.07%) API Integration
9 14 (12.07%) Data Modelling
9 14 (12.07%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.21%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (8.62%) Programme Management
12 8 (6.90%) Service Management
13 7 (6.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.90%) Java
2 16 (13.79%) SQL
3 8 (6.90%) Ruby
3 8 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.45%) PHP
5 3 (2.59%) C#
6 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.72%) XPath
7 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (24.14%) Puppet
2 9 (7.76%) Grafana
2 9 (7.76%) Graphite
3 8 (6.90%) Consul
3 8 (6.90%) Packer
3 8 (6.90%) Terraform
3 8 (6.90%) Uchiwa
4 4 (3.45%) Kibana
4 4 (3.45%) logstash
5 1 (0.86%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.86%) Nagios
5 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (41.38%) Oracle
2 29 (25.00%) Google
3 13 (11.21%) SAP
4 12 (10.34%) MuleSoft
5 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 8 (6.90%) ForgeRock
7 4 (3.45%) Dell
7 4 (3.45%) Informatica
7 4 (3.45%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.45%) webMethods
8 3 (2.59%) Apigee
8 3 (2.59%) Mashery
9 2 (1.72%) IBM
9 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.72%) Talend
9 2 (1.72%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.86%) Adobe
10 1 (0.86%) Capita
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