Period
to 18 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of WSO2 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WSO2 over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

WSO2
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 142 96
Rank change year-on-year +12 -46 +84
Contract jobs citing WSO2 52 71 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.21% 1.42% 2.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 3.09% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 67 84
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +19.44%
England median daily rate £525 £525 £528
% change year-on-year - -0.47% +19.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

WSO2 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,968 2,297 2,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.91% 45.81% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,136 1,312 1,212
East of England median daily rate £443 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £213 £185 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £460 £450 £439
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.51% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 177 130
East of England median hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.45 £10.40
90th Percentile £49.50 £40.00 £35.08
England median hourly rate £19.46 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.20% +2.94% -2.58%

WSO2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WSO2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WSO2 in the East of England

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WSO2 in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for WSO2 in the East of England

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WSO2 in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WSO2 in the East of England

WSO2
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSO2 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +5 52 £525 -
WSO2
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WSO2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WSO2.

1 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (100.00%) TDD
2 50 (96.15%) Oracle
2 50 (96.15%) SOA
2 50 (96.15%) Middleware
2 50 (96.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 49 (94.23%) Apache Camel
3 49 (94.23%) Java
4 47 (90.38%) Programme Management
4 47 (90.38%) Electronics
4 47 (90.38%) Telecoms
4 47 (90.38%) Finance
4 47 (90.38%) Manufacturing
4 47 (90.38%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (90.38%) SAP
4 47 (90.38%) SOAP
4 47 (90.38%) Web Services
4 47 (90.38%) RESTful
4 47 (90.38%) Marketing
4 47 (90.38%) Digital Marketing
4 47 (90.38%) Mule
4 47 (90.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 47 (90.38%) Public Sector
5 37 (71.15%) Java 8
6 35 (67.31%) Greenfield Project
7 29 (55.77%) Talend
8 15 (28.85%) JSON
9 13 (25.00%) XPath
9 13 (25.00%) Maven
9 13 (25.00%) XML

WSO2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 50 (96.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 47 (90.38%) Mule
2 47 (90.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) SSL
1 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Maven
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
General
1 47 (90.38%) Electronics
1 47 (90.38%) Finance
1 47 (90.38%) Manufacturing
1 47 (90.38%) Marketing
1 47 (90.38%) Public Sector
1 47 (90.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
1 49 (94.23%) Java Developer
2 44 (84.62%) Senior Developer
2 44 (84.62%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Integration Developer
4 5 (9.62%) SOA Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (1.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (96.15%) Middleware
2 49 (94.23%) Apache Camel
3 47 (90.38%) RESTful
3 47 (90.38%) SOAP
3 47 (90.38%) Web Services
4 15 (28.85%) JSON
5 13 (25.00%) Swagger
5 13 (25.00%) WireMock
5 13 (25.00%) XML
5 13 (25.00%) XSLT
6 8 (15.38%) Lambda Expressions
7 5 (9.62%) Spring
8 3 (5.77%) J2EE
8 3 (5.77%) Spring Integration
9 2 (3.85%) REST
9 2 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Linux
1 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (100.00%) TDD
2 50 (96.15%) SOA
3 47 (90.38%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (90.38%) Digital Marketing
3 47 (90.38%) Programme Management
4 5 (9.62%) Microservices
5 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (5.77%) API Design
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (5.77%) Kanban
6 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.77%) Product Roadmap
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) Java
2 37 (71.15%) Java 8
3 13 (25.00%) XPath
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (96.15%) Oracle
2 47 (90.38%) SAP
3 29 (55.77%) Talend