Period
to 25 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 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
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 47 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 +39
Contract jobs citing WSO2 49 67 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.46% 6.82% 12.40%
As % of the Vendors category 12.83% 12.45% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 63 86
Essex median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +19.44%
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £538
% change year-on-year - -2.33% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of 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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 382 538 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 50.33% 54.73% 52.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 337 323
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £230 £216 £265
90th Percentile £550 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 24
Essex median hourly rate £14.32 £19.63 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.06% +22.66% -3.03%
10th Percentile £12.32 £15.75 £10.40
90th Percentile £16.34 £46.75 £35.76
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.49% +4.69% -3.03%

WSO2
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing WSO2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for WSO2 in Essex

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSO2 in Essex

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WSO2 in Essex over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WSO2 in Essex

WSO2
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSO2 within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 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
Southend-on-Sea +7 2 £449 +17.70% 1
WSO2
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for WSO2.

1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (100.00%) TDD
2 47 (95.92%) Oracle
2 47 (95.92%) SOA
2 47 (95.92%) Middleware
2 47 (95.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 46 (93.88%) Apache Camel
3 46 (93.88%) Java
4 44 (89.80%) Programme Management
4 44 (89.80%) Electronics
4 44 (89.80%) Telecoms
4 44 (89.80%) Finance
4 44 (89.80%) Manufacturing
4 44 (89.80%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (89.80%) SAP
4 44 (89.80%) SOAP
4 44 (89.80%) Web Services
4 44 (89.80%) RESTful
4 44 (89.80%) Marketing
4 44 (89.80%) Digital Marketing
4 44 (89.80%) Mule
4 44 (89.80%) Oracle Service Bus
4 44 (89.80%) Public Sector
5 35 (71.43%) Java 8
6 33 (67.35%) Greenfield Project
7 28 (57.14%) Talend
8 13 (26.53%) JSON
9 11 (22.45%) XPath
9 11 (22.45%) Maven
9 11 (22.45%) XML

WSO2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 47 (95.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 44 (89.80%) Mule
2 44 (89.80%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) SSL
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Maven
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
General
1 44 (89.80%) Electronics
1 44 (89.80%) Finance
1 44 (89.80%) Manufacturing
1 44 (89.80%) Marketing
1 44 (89.80%) Public Sector
1 44 (89.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
1 46 (93.88%) Java Developer
2 42 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 42 (85.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 4 (8.16%) SOA Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) Middleware
2 46 (93.88%) Apache Camel
3 44 (89.80%) RESTful
3 44 (89.80%) SOAP
3 44 (89.80%) Web Services
4 13 (26.53%) JSON
5 11 (22.45%) Swagger
5 11 (22.45%) WireMock
5 11 (22.45%) XML
5 11 (22.45%) XSLT
6 8 (16.33%) Lambda Expressions
7 5 (10.20%) Spring
8 3 (6.12%) J2EE
8 3 (6.12%) Spring Integration
9 2 (4.08%) REST
9 2 (4.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (67.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (100.00%) TDD
2 47 (95.92%) SOA
3 44 (89.80%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (89.80%) Digital Marketing
3 44 (89.80%) Programme Management
4 5 (10.20%) Microservices
5 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 3 (6.12%) API Design
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.12%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (6.12%) Kanban
6 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.12%) Product Roadmap
6 3 (6.12%) Scrum
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.12%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) Java
2 35 (71.43%) Java 8
3 11 (22.45%) XPath
4 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Oracle
2 44 (89.80%) SAP
3 28 (57.14%) Talend