Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 101 178
Rank change year-on-year -41 +77 +14
Contract jobs citing WSO2 68 106 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 2.16% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 4.90% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 81 9
East of England median daily rate £525 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £419 £500 £441
90th Percentile £600 £619 £590
England median daily rate £525 £525 £440
% change year-on-year - +19.32% +10.00%
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 2,345 2,164 2,426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.98% 44.19% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,355 1,204 1,292
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £178 £213 £205
90th Percentile £577 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.55% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 133 188
East of England median hourly rate £16.88 £16.06 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.07% -2.67% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £39.95 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 -22 65 £525 -2.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £444 +10.94%
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
WSO2
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 65 (95.59%) Java
1 65 (95.59%) SOA
2 64 (94.12%) Middleware
2 64 (94.12%) SOAP
2 64 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (91.18%) TDD
4 61 (89.71%) Oracle
4 61 (89.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 60 (88.24%) RESTful
6 58 (85.29%) Mule
6 58 (85.29%) Apache Camel
6 58 (85.29%) Web Services
7 57 (83.82%) Oracle Service Bus
8 54 (79.41%) Greenfield Project
9 53 (77.94%) SAP
9 53 (77.94%) Telecoms
9 53 (77.94%) Finance
9 53 (77.94%) Programme Management
9 53 (77.94%) Marketing
10 52 (76.47%) Digital Marketing
10 52 (76.47%) Electronics
10 52 (76.47%) Manufacturing
10 52 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (58.82%) Java 8
12 39 (57.35%) XML
13 36 (52.94%) JSON
14 35 (51.47%) Maven
14 35 (51.47%) XSLT
14 35 (51.47%) XPath
15 33 (48.53%) WireMock

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 61 (89.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 58 (85.29%) Mule
3 57 (83.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (8.82%) Apache
5 4 (5.88%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
1 3 (4.41%) SSL
1 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.94%) Redis
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (51.47%) Maven
2 8 (11.76%) Selenium
3 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.82%) JMeter
3 6 (8.82%) SoapUI
3 6 (8.82%) Zephyr
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.94%) git-flow
General
1 53 (77.94%) Finance
1 53 (77.94%) Marketing
1 53 (77.94%) Telecoms
2 52 (76.47%) Electronics
2 52 (76.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (91.18%) Developer
2 49 (72.06%) Senior Developer
3 41 (60.29%) Integration Developer
4 29 (42.65%) Java Developer
5 26 (38.24%) SOA Developer
6 18 (26.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (23.53%) Agile Developer
7 16 (23.53%) Senior Agile Developer
8 10 (14.71%) Lead Developer
8 10 (14.71%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 1 (1.47%) DevOps Developer
11 1 (1.47%) Java WebSphere Developer
11 1 (1.47%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (94.12%) Middleware
1 64 (94.12%) SOAP
2 60 (88.24%) RESTful
3 58 (85.29%) Apache Camel
3 58 (85.29%) Web Services
4 39 (57.35%) XML
5 36 (52.94%) JSON
6 35 (51.47%) XSLT
7 33 (48.53%) Swagger
7 33 (48.53%) WireMock
8 3 (4.41%) J2EE
8 3 (4.41%) Lambda Expressions
8 3 (4.41%) XML Messaging
9 2 (2.94%) CSS
9 2 (2.94%) HTML
9 2 (2.94%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) JMS
9 2 (2.94%) Memcached
9 2 (2.94%) React
9 2 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 54 (79.41%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
1 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.47%) CentOS
2 1 (1.47%) Fedora
2 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (95.59%) SOA
2 64 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (91.18%) TDD
4 53 (77.94%) Programme Management
5 52 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (76.47%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (10.29%) Scrum
6 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.82%) API Testing
7 6 (8.82%) Kanban
7 6 (8.82%) User Stories
8 5 (7.35%) Microservices
9 4 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Testing
10 3 (4.41%) API Design
10 3 (4.41%) API Development
10 3 (4.41%) Coaching
10 3 (4.41%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 65 (95.59%) Java
2 40 (58.82%) Java 8
3 35 (51.47%) XPath
4 10 (14.71%) Java 9
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
6 3 (4.41%) SQL
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Ansible
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (89.71%) Oracle
2 53 (77.94%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) Talend
4 3 (4.41%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.94%) Apigee
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.47%) Siebel
6 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.47%) webMethods