Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 108 175
Rank change year-on-year -40 +67 -8
Contract jobs citing WSO2 62 106 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.23% 2.06% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 4.65% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 88 10
East of England median daily rate £525 £522 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +7.63% -14.73%
10th Percentile £459 £496 £432
90th Percentile £600 £600 £590
England median daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -18.18%
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 2,416 2,280 2,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.75% 44.23% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,407 1,228 1,333
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £186 £200 £207
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 158 186
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -1.55% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.37 £10.47 £10.56
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.98 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -35 60 £525 +0.19% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 2 £444 +10.94%
WSO2
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (96.77%) TDD
2 59 (95.16%) Java
2 59 (95.16%) SOAP
2 59 (95.16%) SOA
2 59 (95.16%) Middleware
3 56 (90.32%) RESTful
4 55 (88.71%) Oracle
4 55 (88.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 55 (88.71%) Apache Camel
5 54 (87.10%) Greenfield Project
5 54 (87.10%) Web Services
5 54 (87.10%) Mule
6 53 (85.48%) Oracle Service Bus
7 51 (82.26%) Marketing
7 51 (82.26%) Telecoms
7 51 (82.26%) Finance
7 51 (82.26%) Programme Management
8 50 (80.65%) Electronics
8 50 (80.65%) Manufacturing
8 50 (80.65%) SAP
8 50 (80.65%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (80.65%) Digital Marketing
9 39 (62.90%) Java 8
10 35 (56.45%) XML
11 34 (54.84%) JSON
12 33 (53.23%) WireMock
12 33 (53.23%) Swagger
13 32 (51.61%) XPath
13 32 (51.61%) Maven

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 55 (88.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 54 (87.10%) Mule
3 53 (85.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (8.06%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.23%) Apigee
1 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) SSL
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Redis
1 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (51.61%) Maven
2 7 (11.29%) Selenium
3 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.06%) JMeter
4 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.06%) Zephyr
5 2 (3.23%) git-flow
5 2 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 51 (82.26%) Finance
1 51 (82.26%) Marketing
1 51 (82.26%) Telecoms
2 50 (80.65%) Electronics
2 50 (80.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (90.32%) Developer
2 42 (67.74%) Senior Developer
3 37 (59.68%) Integration Developer
4 34 (54.84%) Java Developer
5 23 (37.10%) SOA Developer
6 22 (35.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (25.81%) Agile Developer
7 16 (25.81%) Senior Agile Developer
8 12 (19.35%) Lead Developer
8 12 (19.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (3.23%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Architect
11 1 (1.61%) Middleware Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Middleware Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (95.16%) Middleware
1 59 (95.16%) SOAP
2 56 (90.32%) RESTful
3 55 (88.71%) Apache Camel
4 54 (87.10%) Web Services
5 35 (56.45%) XML
6 34 (54.84%) JSON
7 33 (53.23%) Swagger
7 33 (53.23%) WireMock
8 32 (51.61%) XSLT
9 3 (4.84%) Lambda Expressions
9 3 (4.84%) Spring Boot
10 2 (3.23%) CSS
10 2 (3.23%) HTML
10 2 (3.23%) HTML5
10 2 (3.23%) J2EE
10 2 (3.23%) Memcached
10 2 (3.23%) React
10 2 (3.23%) XML Messaging
11 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (87.10%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
1 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (96.77%) TDD
2 59 (95.16%) SOA
3 51 (82.26%) Programme Management
4 50 (80.65%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (80.65%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (9.68%) Scrum
6 5 (8.06%) API Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Kanban
6 5 (8.06%) Microservices
6 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.06%) User Stories
7 4 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (4.84%) API Development
8 3 (4.84%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (3.23%) API Design
9 2 (3.23%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.23%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 2 (3.23%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 59 (95.16%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) Java 8
3 32 (51.61%) XPath
4 10 (16.13%) Java 9
5 5 (8.06%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.23%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (88.71%) Oracle
2 50 (80.65%) SAP
3 8 (12.90%) Talend
4 2 (3.23%) MuleSoft