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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WSO2
Rank 579 627 636
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Contract jobs citing WSO2 41 30 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.054% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.13% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 1
Median daily rate £463 £563 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% -22.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £563 £725
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -22.41%
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
22565 23604 25693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.62% 42.64% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13780 13868 15120
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 976 1239
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 2016.

WSO2 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WSO2
Top 19 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 3 December 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 +17 39 £463 -17.77% 3
London +3 21 £450 - 1
East of England +1 12 £470 -19.13% 2
Essex -6 12 £470 -21.66% 2
Southend-on-Sea +5 6 £540 -1.81%
Midlands - 2 £600 -
West Midlands - 2 £485 -
South East +25 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Wales - 1 £475 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Holywell - 1 £475 -
Telford - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £413 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £413 -
Flintshire - 1 £475 -
North Wales - 1 £475 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £413 -

WSO2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 76 (81.72%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (63.44%) Java
3 41 (44.09%) Linux
4 38 (40.86%) Scrum
5 36 (38.71%) TDD
5 36 (38.71%) Oracle
5 36 (38.71%) Puppet
6 35 (37.63%) J2EE
7 33 (35.48%) SOA
7 33 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (35.48%) Git (software)
8 32 (34.41%) Open Source
8 32 (34.41%) DevOps
9 29 (31.18%) Mule
10 28 (30.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 27 (29.03%) RESTful
12 26 (27.96%) Maven
12 26 (27.96%) Middleware
12 26 (27.96%) SOAP
13 25 (26.88%) Configuration Management
13 25 (26.88%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (23.66%) JBoss
15 19 (20.43%) SAP
15 19 (20.43%) Web Services
15 19 (20.43%) Finance
16 18 (19.35%) Manufacturing
16 18 (19.35%) Programme Management
16 18 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 18 (19.35%) Marketing
16 18 (19.35%) Digital Marketing

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 29 (31.18%) Mule
2 28 (30.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (23.66%) JBoss
4 17 (18.28%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (11.83%) Apache
5 11 (11.83%) Confluence
6 9 (9.68%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (6.45%) OpenStack
8 5 (5.38%) Mule ESB
9 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
10 2 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Apache Qpid
10 2 (2.15%) CMS
10 2 (2.15%) IIS
10 2 (2.15%) Liferay
11 1 (1.08%) Jetty
11 1 (1.08%) nginx
11 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 18 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) Force.com
3 1 (1.08%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) HTTP
1 11 (11.83%) SSL
1 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.38%) Firewall
3 3 (3.23%) AMQP
4 2 (2.15%) Intranet
4 2 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) MongoDB
2 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.83%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 26 (27.96%) Maven
3 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.83%) ClearQuest
4 11 (11.83%) JIRA
4 11 (11.83%) Subversion
5 10 (10.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.38%) ClearCase
7 4 (4.30%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.23%) JIRA Agile
8 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.15%) git-flow
9 2 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.08%) Hudson
10 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.08%) JUnit
10 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Electronics
2 18 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 18 (19.35%) Marketing
2 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Developer
2 33 (35.48%) Architect
3 17 (18.28%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.05%) Integration Developer
5 12 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Java Architect
6 10 (10.75%) Software Architect
7 9 (9.68%) Technical Architect
8 8 (8.60%) SOA Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Middleware Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Integration Architect
10 6 (6.45%) Java Software Architect
10 6 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
11 5 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Integration Specialist
11 5 (5.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (5.38%) MuleSoft Architect
12 4 (4.30%) Java Middleware Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.63%) J2EE
2 27 (29.03%) RESTful
3 26 (27.96%) Middleware
3 26 (27.96%) SOAP
4 25 (26.88%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (20.43%) Web Services
6 17 (18.28%) Apache Camel
6 17 (18.28%) JSON
7 16 (17.20%) JMS
8 14 (15.05%) Spring
9 13 (13.98%) Spring Boot
9 13 (13.98%) Swagger
10 12 (12.90%) ELK Stack
11 10 (10.75%) WireMock
12 8 (8.60%) XSLT
13 7 (7.53%) Hystrix
14 5 (5.38%) REST
14 5 (5.38%) Sensu
14 5 (5.38%) XML
15 3 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (3.23%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.09%) Linux
2 11 (11.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (81.72%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.86%) Scrum
3 36 (38.71%) TDD
4 33 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (35.48%) SOA
5 32 (34.41%) DevOps
5 32 (34.41%) Open Source
6 25 (26.88%) Configuration Management
7 18 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (19.35%) Programme Management
8 17 (18.28%) Microservices
9 15 (16.13%) Kanban
10 14 (15.05%) API Integration
11 12 (12.90%) API Design
11 12 (12.90%) RUP
11 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
12 11 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (11.83%) Project Planning
12 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (63.44%) Java
2 8 (8.60%) Perl
2 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) XPath
3 6 (6.45%) Ruby
3 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.30%) C
5 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.15%) Scala
6 1 (1.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (19.35%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (38.71%) Puppet
2 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (9.68%) Grafana
3 9 (9.68%) Graphite
4 8 (8.60%) Terraform
5 6 (6.45%) Packer
6 5 (5.38%) Ansible
6 5 (5.38%) Uchiwa
7 3 (3.23%) Kibana
7 3 (3.23%) logstash
8 1 (1.08%) Consul
8 1 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 19 (20.43%) SAP
3 18 (19.35%) MuleSoft
4 6 (6.45%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) Apigee
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) Mashery
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.15%) Talend
5 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.08%) Axway
6 1 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.08%) ILOG
6 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.08%) webMethods
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