Period
to 26 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 March 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
England > North West
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 208 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +236
Contract jobs citing WSO2 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.018% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
North West median daily rate £425 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
England median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,402 2,307 2,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.51% 40.78% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,493 1,410 1,485
North West median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £263 £231 £225
90th Percentile £625 £625 £575
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 150 106
North West median hourly rate £20.25 £15.43 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.24% -10.55% -19.77%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £50.00 £44.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.12
% change year-on-year - +2.22% -7.46%

WSO2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WSO2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WSO2 in the North West

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSO2 in the North West

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WSO2 in the North West over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WSO2 in the North West

WSO2
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSO2 within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 March 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
Manchester +7 1 £350 -36.36%
Lancashire - 1 £500 -
WSO2
England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 North West region with a requirement for WSO2.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) YAML
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) OpenID
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Slack
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Ping Identity
2 1 (50.00%) PingFederate
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation

WSO2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Access Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IAM Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OpenID
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) YAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) PingFederate
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ping Identity