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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 620 630
Rank change year-on-year +43 +10  
Contract jobs citing GeoServer 23 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.063% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 9
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £431 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £485
% change year-on-year -9.67% -20.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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 7921 9685 9849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.04% 17.34% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5130 6283 5931
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +5.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 223 374
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.95 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -13.75%  

GeoServer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GeoServer as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GeoServer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Top 15 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 17 £340 -9.33% 3
North East - 6 £340 -
South East +22 5 £325 -13.33% 3
South West +3 4 £476 -
Durham - 3 £340 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £340 -
Hampshire - 3 £338 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £340 -
London +16 2 - -
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -
Wiltshire - 2 £476 -
Scotland +23 1 £375 -
Edinburgh 0 1 £375 -
Corsham - 1 £426 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 23 (62.16%) OpenLayers
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (45.95%) GIS
5 16 (43.24%) Leaflet
6 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
7 14 (37.84%) Scrum
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 13 (35.14%) Web Services
8 13 (35.14%) TDD
8 13 (35.14%) User Stories
8 13 (35.14%) PostGIS
9 12 (32.43%) Web Development
10 11 (29.73%) Linux
10 11 (29.73%) ESRI
11 10 (27.03%) ArcGIS
11 10 (27.03%) Python
11 10 (27.03%) Java
11 10 (27.03%) Maven
11 10 (27.03%) JIRA
11 10 (27.03%) Sass
11 10 (27.03%) Gradle
11 10 (27.03%) QGIS
11 10 (27.03%) REST
11 10 (27.03%) JBehave
11 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
12 9 (24.32%) BDD
12 9 (24.32%) Open Source
12 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
12 9 (24.32%) SDLC

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 10 (27.03%) ArcGIS
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.11%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (2.70%) Perch
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SSH
2 4 (10.81%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) GIS
2 10 (27.03%) QGIS
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (16.22%) Spatial Data
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.11%) MySQL
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.41%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
1 10 (27.03%) Gradle
1 10 (27.03%) JBehave
1 10 (27.03%) JIRA
1 10 (27.03%) Maven
2 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (16.22%) Selenium
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (8.11%) Toad
5 2 (5.41%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.70%) GitLab
6 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Angular Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) HTML Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (13.51%) Open Source Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Python Developer
6 4 (10.81%) DBA
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Geospatial Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) OpenLayers
2 16 (43.24%) Leaflet
3 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
4 13 (35.14%) PostGIS
4 13 (35.14%) Web Services
5 10 (27.03%) REST
5 10 (27.03%) Sass
6 9 (24.32%) CSS
6 9 (24.32%) HTML
7 8 (21.62%) Google Maps API
7 8 (21.62%) jQuery
7 8 (21.62%) SignalR
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) Middleware
8 6 (16.22%) OAuth2
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (16.22%) RESTful
8 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 5 (13.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) TDD
3 13 (35.14%) User Stories
4 12 (32.43%) Web Development
5 9 (24.32%) BDD
5 9 (24.32%) Open Source
5 9 (24.32%) SDLC
6 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.92%) Wireframes
7 6 (16.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (16.22%) SOA
8 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Microservices
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Open Source Development
8 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) vRealize
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) ESRI
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Google
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle
5 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.51%) VMware
7 1 (2.70%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.70%) Tableau
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