Period
to 17 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 879 805 815
Rank change year-on-year -74 +10 -23
Contract jobs citing GeoServer 17 60 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.062% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 11
UK median daily rate £550 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -3.61% +14.48%
10th Percentile £388 £313 £350
90th Percentile £605 £465 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,539 17,650 18,645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.49% 18.13% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,037 11,365 11,796
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £228
90th Percentile £620 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 406 554
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.44 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.91% -7.45% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.42 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.90% - +12.68%

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 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Top 11 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 January 2018. 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 -8 13 £550 +69.23% 5
UK excluding London -22 11 £450 +12.50% 5
London - 6 £550 -
Scotland -62 4 £438 +9.38%
Midlands - 3 - -
South East -17 2 £550 +69.23% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
North of England +31 1 - -
East of England - 1 £550 - 1
North East - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) GIS
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
4 8 (47.06%) Big Data
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (35.29%) PostGIS
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) Apache
6 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (35.29%) OpenLayers
7 5 (29.41%) GeoTools
7 5 (29.41%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
7 5 (29.41%) HDInsight
7 5 (29.41%) JTS
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) Deep Learning
7 5 (29.41%) Big Data Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) HBase
7 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
7 5 (29.41%) NoSQL

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 (35.29%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) Alfresco
5 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
5 1 (5.88%) Confluence
5 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) npm
4 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) GIS
2 8 (47.06%) Big Data
3 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
4 5 (29.41%) HBase
4 5 (29.41%) HDInsight
4 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (17.65%) QGIS
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (5.88%) MySQL
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.88%) Bower
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) DBeaver
3 1 (5.88%) Gradle
3 1 (5.88%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Mockito
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.88%) Toad
3 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) GIS Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Data Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Data Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Senior GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) OpenLayers
1 6 (35.29%) PostGIS
2 5 (29.41%) GeoTools
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) JTS
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) Node.js
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) XGBoost
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.88%) Flask
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) OAuth2
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Photography
1 1 (5.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Big Data Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) Deep Learning
3 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Scala
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) ES6
7 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Mapbox
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Greenplum
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat