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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WSO2
UK
Rank 562 584 588
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Contract jobs citing WSO2 29 34 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.067% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.15% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 1
Median daily rate £456 £550 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.04% -24.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £725
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -24.13%
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
20285 21980 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 43.21% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12459 12911 13605
Median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 875 1024
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

WSO2 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WSO2
Top 15 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 27 £444 -19.31% 5
London +26 15 £413 - 2
East of England -11 4 £463 -15.90% 1
Essex -17 4 £463 -22.91% 1
Midlands - 4 £600 -
Telford +16 3 - -
Shropshire +15 3 - -
West Midlands -5 3 - -
South East +20 1 - - 1
Holywell - 1 £475 -
Flintshire - 1 £475 -
North Wales - 1 £475 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Wales - 1 £475 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

WSO2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 57 (80.28%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) TDD
2 39 (54.93%) Java
3 36 (50.70%) SOA
4 35 (49.30%) Oracle
5 30 (42.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 29 (40.85%) Scrum
6 29 (40.85%) Mule
7 28 (39.44%) Linux
7 28 (39.44%) Middleware
8 26 (36.62%) Maven
9 25 (35.21%) Finance
9 25 (35.21%) SAP
9 25 (35.21%) J2EE
9 25 (35.21%) Puppet
10 24 (33.80%) Electronics
10 24 (33.80%) Telecoms
10 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (33.80%) Manufacturing
10 24 (33.80%) Programme Management
10 24 (33.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 24 (33.80%) Marketing
10 24 (33.80%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (32.39%) SOAP
12 22 (30.99%) Oracle Service Bus
12 22 (30.99%) Git (software)
12 22 (30.99%) DevOps
13 21 (29.58%) Apache Camel
14 19 (26.76%) RESTful

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 30 (42.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 29 (40.85%) Mule
3 22 (30.99%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (15.49%) JBoss
5 9 (12.68%) Apache
6 8 (11.27%) Confluence
7 6 (8.45%) OpenStack
8 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.82%) Apache Qpid
9 2 (2.82%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (2.82%) IIS
9 2 (2.82%) Liferay
9 2 (2.82%) Mule ESB
9 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.41%) Jetty
10 1 (1.41%) nginx
10 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 24 (33.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Force.com
3 1 (1.41%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) HTTP
1 8 (11.27%) SSL
1 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) AMQP
3 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) Intranet
3 2 (2.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (4.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (36.62%) Maven
2 22 (30.99%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.27%) JIRA
4 8 (11.27%) Subversion
5 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.04%) ClearQuest
6 3 (4.23%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.82%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.82%) git-flow
7 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.41%) Hudson
8 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.41%) JUnit
8 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 24 (33.80%) Electronics
2 24 (33.80%) Manufacturing
2 24 (33.80%) Marketing
2 24 (33.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Integration Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Architect
3 15 (21.13%) Java Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Middleware Developer
4 13 (18.31%) SOA Developer
5 10 (14.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Java Middleware Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Integration Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Integration Specialist
8 5 (7.04%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (7.04%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Lead DevOps
9 4 (5.63%) Software Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Java Software Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) Middleware
2 25 (35.21%) J2EE
3 23 (32.39%) SOAP
4 21 (29.58%) Apache Camel
5 19 (26.76%) RESTful
6 17 (23.94%) JSON
6 17 (23.94%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (23.94%) Web Services
6 17 (23.94%) XSLT
7 15 (21.13%) Swagger
7 15 (21.13%) WireMock
8 14 (19.72%) JMS
9 8 (11.27%) XML
10 7 (9.86%) ELK Stack
11 6 (8.45%) Spring
12 5 (7.04%) REST
12 5 (7.04%) Sensu
12 5 (7.04%) Spring Boot
13 3 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
14 2 (2.82%) Hystrix
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.82%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (80.28%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) TDD
3 36 (50.70%) SOA
4 29 (40.85%) Scrum
5 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (33.80%) Digital Marketing
5 24 (33.80%) Programme Management
6 22 (30.99%) DevOps
7 18 (25.35%) Open Source
8 16 (22.54%) Microservices
9 13 (18.31%) API Integration
9 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
10 12 (16.90%) Kanban
11 11 (15.49%) API Design
11 11 (15.49%) Coaching
12 10 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
13 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
14 6 (8.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) Java
2 13 (18.31%) XPath
3 8 (11.27%) Perl
4 6 (8.45%) Ruby
4 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.04%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) C
7 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.82%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (35.21%) Puppet
2 10 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.86%) Grafana
3 7 (9.86%) Graphite
4 6 (8.45%) Packer
4 6 (8.45%) Terraform
5 5 (7.04%) Uchiwa
6 2 (2.82%) Ansible
7 1 (1.41%) Consul
7 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Oracle
2 25 (35.21%) SAP
3 10 (14.08%) MuleSoft
4 6 (8.45%) Atlassian
4 6 (8.45%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) Talend
5 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.41%) Axway
6 1 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) ILOG
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.41%) Splunk
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