Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 108 168
Rank change year-on-year -28 +60 +24
Contract jobs citing WSO2 65 96 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 2.04% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 4.55% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 69 6
East of England median daily rate £525 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £475 £463 £425
90th Percentile £600 £604 £488
England median daily rate £525 £535 £425
% change year-on-year -1.87% +25.88% +6.25%
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 2,204 2,109 2,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.28% 44.80% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,268 1,218 1,350
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.79% +0.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £184 £200 £212
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 131 192
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.39 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.25 £40.00 £42.83
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -4 62 £525 -2.33% 5
Hertfordshire -10 2 £483 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £363 -9.38% 1
WSO2
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 61 (93.85%) Oracle
1 61 (93.85%) SOA
1 61 (93.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (90.77%) Middleware
3 59 (90.77%) Java
4 58 (89.23%) SOAP
5 55 (84.62%) RESTful
6 54 (83.08%) Web Services
6 54 (83.08%) TDD
7 53 (81.54%) Mule
7 53 (81.54%) Oracle Service Bus
7 53 (81.54%) Apache Camel
8 50 (76.92%) SAP
8 50 (76.92%) Greenfield Project
9 48 (73.85%) XML
9 48 (73.85%) Business Intelligence
9 48 (73.85%) Programme Management
9 48 (73.85%) Electronics
9 48 (73.85%) Telecoms
9 48 (73.85%) Finance
9 48 (73.85%) Manufacturing
9 48 (73.85%) Marketing
9 48 (73.85%) Digital Marketing
10 44 (67.69%) XPath
10 44 (67.69%) JSON
10 44 (67.69%) Maven
10 44 (67.69%) XSLT
11 39 (60.00%) Swagger
11 39 (60.00%) 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 (93.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 53 (81.54%) Mule
2 53 (81.54%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (12.31%) JBoss
4 6 (9.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
1 5 (7.69%) SSL
1 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (67.69%) Maven
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.69%) Selenium
4 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.15%) JMeter
4 4 (6.15%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.15%) Subversion
4 4 (6.15%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.54%) git-flow
General
1 48 (73.85%) Electronics
1 48 (73.85%) Finance
1 48 (73.85%) Manufacturing
1 48 (73.85%) Marketing
1 48 (73.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (90.77%) Developer
2 44 (67.69%) Integration Developer
3 42 (64.62%) Senior Developer
4 29 (44.62%) SOA Developer
5 21 (32.31%) Java Developer
6 14 (21.54%) Agile Developer
6 14 (21.54%) Senior Agile Developer
7 13 (20.00%) Lead Developer
8 12 (18.46%) Lead Java Developer
9 7 (10.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (6.15%) QA Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (3.08%) DevOps Developer
11 2 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Java WebSphere Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Developer
12 1 (1.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 1 (1.54%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (90.77%) Middleware
2 58 (89.23%) SOAP
3 55 (84.62%) RESTful
4 54 (83.08%) Web Services
5 53 (81.54%) Apache Camel
6 48 (73.85%) XML
7 44 (67.69%) JSON
7 44 (67.69%) XSLT
8 39 (60.00%) Swagger
8 39 (60.00%) WireMock
9 7 (10.77%) J2EE
10 4 (6.15%) XML Messaging
11 3 (4.62%) JMS
12 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (3.08%) Kafka
12 2 (3.08%) Node.js
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (3.08%) Play Framework
12 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (1.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 50 (76.92%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.08%) CentOS
3 2 (3.08%) Fedora
3 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) SOA
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (83.08%) TDD
4 48 (73.85%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (73.85%) Digital Marketing
4 48 (73.85%) Programme Management
5 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.77%) Deployment Automation
6 7 (10.77%) Microservices
7 6 (9.23%) Scrum
8 5 (7.69%) API Design
8 5 (7.69%) Coaching
8 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.69%) Kanban
8 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.69%) Open Source
8 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.15%) Agile Testing
9 4 (6.15%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) Java
2 44 (67.69%) XPath
3 26 (40.00%) Java 8
4 6 (9.23%) Java 9
5 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) SQL
7 2 (3.08%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) Groovy
8 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Ansible
1 6 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (93.85%) Oracle
2 50 (76.92%) SAP
3 6 (9.23%) Talend
4 3 (4.62%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.08%) Capita
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.08%) Siebel
5 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.08%) webMethods
6 1 (1.54%) Apigee