Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 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 12 December 2017 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
Essex > Southend-on-Sea
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 13 23
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -
Contract jobs citing WSO2 16 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 10.06% 11.94% 10.61%
As % of the Vendors category 24.62% 22.22% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £525 £540 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £417 £435 £503
90th Percentile £572 £590 £591
Essex median daily rate £513 £485 £600
% change year-on-year +5.67% -19.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex 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 Southend-on-Sea.

All Vendors
Southend-on-Sea
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 65 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 40.88% 53.73% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 14
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £468 £470 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% -14.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £315 £351 £456
90th Percentile £591 £570 £586
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -46.77% +36.26% +18.18%

WSO2
Job Vacancy Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Job postings citing WSO2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea.

Job vacancy trend for WSO2 in Southend-on-Sea

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSO2 in Southend-on-Sea

WSO2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WSO2 in Southend-on-Sea over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WSO2 in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WSO2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for WSO2.

1 16 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Kanban
2 15 (93.75%) SSL
2 15 (93.75%) Middleware
2 15 (93.75%) JBoss
2 15 (93.75%) HTTP
2 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
2 15 (93.75%) Relational Database
2 15 (93.75%) Microservices
3 13 (81.25%) Puppet
3 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (75.00%) DevOps
5 10 (62.50%) Coaching
5 10 (62.50%) Docker
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (62.50%) Open Source
5 10 (62.50%) J2EE
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle
5 10 (62.50%) Apache
5 10 (62.50%) SOA
6 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (56.25%) Ansible

WSO2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 15 (93.75%) JBoss
2 10 (62.50%) Apache
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (31.25%) Mule
3 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) IaaS
1 5 (31.25%) PaaS
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) HTTP
1 15 (93.75%) SSL
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Maven
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) JMeter
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 2 (12.50%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Messaging Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Middleware
2 10 (62.50%) J2EE
3 7 (43.75%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (31.25%) Java EE
4 5 (31.25%) Java SE
4 5 (31.25%) JSON
4 5 (31.25%) JSON Schema
4 5 (31.25%) OAuth
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
4 5 (31.25%) WSDL
4 5 (31.25%) XSLT
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (31.25%) AIX
3 5 (31.25%) HPUX
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Kanban
2 15 (93.75%) Microservices
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
3 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (62.50%) Coaching
4 10 (62.50%) Open Source
4 10 (62.50%) SOA
5 9 (56.25%) API Design
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) User Stories
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
9 3 (18.75%) High Availability
9 3 (18.75%) Sequence Diagram
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Groovy
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) XPath
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (81.25%) Puppet
2 9 (56.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) webMethods
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware