Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for GeoServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GeoServer over the 6 months to 17 August 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.

GeoServer
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 786 872
Rank change year-on-year -42 +86 -21
Contract jobs citing GeoServer 20 102 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.094% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.51% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 11
UK median daily rate £378 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £325 £268 £300
90th Percentile £471 £463 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +1.33% -16.67% +26.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
UK median hourly rate - £27.52 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.52 -

GeoServer is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16143 19915 20143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.87% 18.31% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10444 13100 12455
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 491 696
UK median hourly rate £19.66 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.70% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £42.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.64 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.18% +2.50% +14.29%

GeoServer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GeoServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GeoServer over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GeoServer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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
England +54 15 £380 +10.55% 3
UK excluding London -26 14 £380 +1.33% 3
North of England +48 5 £380 +12.59%
North East - 5 £380 -
South East +32 4 £338 +12.50% 2
London +11 3 - - 1
South West - 3 £476 -
Scotland -46 2 £394 +5.00%

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GeoServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GeoServer.

1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) OpenLayers
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) GIS
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (35.00%) REST
6 7 (35.00%) User Stories
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (30.00%) OAuth2
7 6 (30.00%) Sass
7 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (30.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (25.00%) Kerberos

GeoServer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (15.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) GIS
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (25.00%) QGIS
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.00%) DTS
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (5.00%) QlikView
8 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (20.00%) Toad
4 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.00%) Gradle
4 2 (10.00%) JBehave
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (25.00%) DBA
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Geospatial Developer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) OpenLayers
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) REST
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (30.00%) Middleware
4 6 (30.00%) OAuth2
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (30.00%) RESTful
4 6 (30.00%) Sass
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) Leaflet
5 5 (25.00%) PostGIS
5 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) Node.js
6 4 (20.00%) SignalR
7 3 (15.00%) Google Maps API
7 3 (15.00%) HTML5
7 3 (15.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) User Stories
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.00%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (25.00%) vRealize
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Google
5 3 (15.00%) ESRI
6 1 (5.00%) Alteryx
6 1 (5.00%) Tableau