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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WSO2
UK
Rank 555 588 609
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +21
Contract jobs citing WSO2 41 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.070% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.16% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 7
Median daily rate £463 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £365 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £438 £390
% change year-on-year
+25.60% +12.17%
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
20222 22047 23588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.60% 43.09% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12535 13180 13584
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 763 828 962
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +35 40 £463 +15.62% 12
London - 15 £419 - 2
East of England -4 13 £500 -7.06% 7
Essex -11 12 £500 -7.06% 5
Midlands - 5 £600 -
Shropshire +23 4 - -
Telford +21 4 - -
West Midlands -3 4 - -
Southend-on-Sea -4 4 £500 -7.06% 3
East Midlands +8 3 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 - - 1
Northampton - 2 - -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -

WSO2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (66.67%) SOA
3 48 (64.00%) TDD
4 42 (56.00%) Oracle
5 41 (54.67%) Middleware
6 40 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 33 (44.00%) Scrum
7 33 (44.00%) Java
8 29 (38.67%) Mule
9 28 (37.33%) Maven
10 27 (36.00%) SAP
11 26 (34.67%) J2EE
11 26 (34.67%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (34.67%) Programme Management
11 26 (34.67%) Finance
11 26 (34.67%) Manufacturing
11 26 (34.67%) Electronics
11 26 (34.67%) Telecoms
11 26 (34.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 26 (34.67%) Marketing
11 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (34.67%) Digital Marketing
12 25 (33.33%) JSON
12 25 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
12 25 (33.33%) DevOps
13 24 (32.00%) Microservices
13 24 (32.00%) Apache Camel
14 22 (29.33%) Linux
15 21 (28.00%) XSLT
15 21 (28.00%) SOAP

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 40 (53.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 29 (38.67%) Mule
3 25 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 16 (21.33%) Apache
4 16 (21.33%) JBoss
5 5 (6.67%) Confluence
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) Liferay
6 2 (2.67%) Mule ESB
6 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.33%) Anypoint
7 1 (1.33%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 26 (34.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.33%) Force.com
4 1 (1.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) HTTP
1 14 (18.67%) SSL
1 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) AMQP
3 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) Intranet
3 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.67%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (37.33%) Maven
2 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
4 15 (20.00%) Subversion
5 5 (6.67%) JIRA
6 3 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.67%) git-flow
8 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.33%) JMeter
8 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (34.67%) Electronics
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
1 26 (34.67%) Manufacturing
1 26 (34.67%) Marketing
1 26 (34.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) SOA Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Integration Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Middleware Developer
4 15 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Architect
6 11 (14.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Java Middleware Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Integration Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (8.00%) Integration Specialist
10 5 (6.67%) Agile Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Integration Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 3 (4.00%) Messaging Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Scrum Master
12 2 (2.67%) Consultant
12 2 (2.67%) Operations Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (54.67%) Middleware
2 26 (34.67%) J2EE
3 25 (33.33%) JSON
4 24 (32.00%) Apache Camel
5 21 (28.00%) SOAP
5 21 (28.00%) XSLT
6 17 (22.67%) Swagger
6 17 (22.67%) WireMock
7 15 (20.00%) RESTful
8 14 (18.67%) Web Services
9 13 (17.33%) XML
10 10 (13.33%) JMS
11 8 (10.67%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (10.67%) REST
12 3 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (2.67%) .NET
13 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
13 2 (2.67%) Elastic Stack
13 2 (2.67%) Sensu
14 1 (1.33%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.33%) Clustering
3 1 (1.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (66.67%) SOA
3 48 (64.00%) TDD
4 33 (44.00%) Scrum
5 26 (34.67%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (34.67%) Digital Marketing
5 26 (34.67%) Programme Management
6 25 (33.33%) DevOps
7 24 (32.00%) Microservices
8 19 (25.33%) Kanban
8 19 (25.33%) Open Source
9 17 (22.67%) API Design
9 17 (22.67%) Coaching
9 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
10 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
11 15 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
13 10 (13.33%) API Integration
14 8 (10.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) Java
2 17 (22.67%) XPath
3 10 (13.33%) Perl
4 7 (9.33%) C
5 4 (5.33%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) Scala
6 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Shibboleth
3 2 (2.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (24.00%) Puppet
2 12 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.00%) Ansible
4 2 (2.67%) Grafana
4 2 (2.67%) Graphite
4 2 (2.67%) Packer
4 2 (2.67%) Terraform
4 2 (2.67%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 42 (56.00%) Oracle
2 27 (36.00%) SAP
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.67%) Google
5 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.33%) Axway
6 1 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Talend
6 1 (1.33%) webMethods
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