Period
to 17 June 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 June 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 592 522 693
Rank change year-on-year -70 +171 +76
Contract jobs citing WSO2 33 49 130
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 46 70
10th Percentile £405 £441 £413
25th Percentile £428 " £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
75th Percentile £501 " "
90th Percentile £537 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -14.29% - -

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 20,231 16,456 34,528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.87% 42.71% 41.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,168 10,592 21,943
10th Percentile £292 £250 £260
25th Percentile £389 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £496 £470 £465
Median % change year-on-year +5.53% +1.08% +3.33%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £569
90th Percentile £688 £675 £648
UK median daily rate £490 £460 £460
% change year-on-year +6.52% - +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 577 1,118
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.63 £11.06
25th Percentile £13.50 £14.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +5.71%
75th Percentile £41.00 £30.05 £37.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% +6.57%

WSO2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WSO2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WSO2 in England

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WSO2 in England.

Daily rate trend for WSO2 in England

WSO2
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing WSO2 in England over the 6 months to 17 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for WSO2 in England

WSO2
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 17 June 2021. 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
Midlands +6 20 £450 +28.57% 5
West Midlands +2 20 £450 +28.57% 5
London -73 6 £500 +5.26% 1
South West -5 4 £449 -14.48% 1
East of England 0 1 £450 -14.29%
WSO2
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for WSO2.

1 30 (90.91%) Java
2 29 (87.88%) JSON
2 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
3 27 (81.82%) Spring Boot
4 26 (78.79%) Microservices
4 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (78.79%) Spring
5 25 (75.76%) Maven
6 23 (69.70%) Ansible
6 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
7 22 (66.67%) Apache Camel
7 22 (66.67%) Java 8
7 22 (66.67%) J2EE
7 22 (66.67%) Linux
8 21 (63.64%) OO
8 21 (63.64%) Oracle
8 21 (63.64%) SQL
8 21 (63.64%) RUP
8 21 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
9 20 (60.61%) Unix
9 20 (60.61%) BEA
9 20 (60.61%) Informatica
9 20 (60.61%) Shell Script
9 20 (60.61%) PL/SQL
9 20 (60.61%) WebLogic
10 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
11 18 (54.55%) webMethods
12 17 (51.52%) Process Improvement
13 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
14 14 (42.42%) Problem Management

WSO2
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (60.61%) WebLogic
2 11 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Anypoint
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Apigee
2 7 (21.21%) AWS
3 5 (15.15%) Serverless
4 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (12.12%) AWS CodePipeline
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (12.12%) GitHub
5 3 (9.09%) Azure
5 3 (9.09%) GCP
6 2 (6.06%) Kong
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.03%) BigQuery
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
2 25 (75.76%) Maven
3 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
4 11 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (12.12%) JUnit
5 4 (12.12%) Mockito
6 3 (9.09%) Subversion
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) JMeter
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.06%) React Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Salesforce Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Integration Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft Architect
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) JSON
2 27 (81.82%) Spring Boot
3 26 (78.79%) Spring
4 22 (66.67%) Apache Camel
4 22 (66.67%) J2EE
5 21 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (27.27%) REST
7 6 (18.18%) OAuth
8 5 (15.15%) XML
9 4 (12.12%) DOM
9 4 (12.12%) JWT
9 4 (12.12%) OAuth2
9 4 (12.12%) React
9 4 (12.12%) Redux
10 3 (9.09%) SOAP
11 2 (6.06%) OpenID
11 2 (6.06%) RAML
11 2 (6.06%) Swagger
11 2 (6.06%) Web Services
12 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (78.79%) Microservices
2 21 (63.64%) OO
2 21 (63.64%) RUP
3 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
4 17 (51.52%) Process Improvement
5 15 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (42.42%) Data Modelling
6 14 (42.42%) Problem Management
7 11 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) DevOps
9 4 (12.12%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
9 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
9 4 (12.12%) Kanban
9 4 (12.12%) Workflow
10 2 (6.06%) BDD
10 2 (6.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) Java 8
3 21 (63.64%) SQL
4 20 (60.61%) PL/SQL
4 20 (60.61%) Shell Script
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) Clojure
7 1 (3.03%) Go
7 1 (3.03%) Groovy
7 1 (3.03%) Haskell
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle
2 20 (60.61%) BEA
2 20 (60.61%) Informatica
3 18 (54.55%) webMethods
4 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
4 4 (12.12%) MuleSoft
5 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Pega