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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GeoServer
UK
Rank 570 606 595
Rank change year-on-year +36 -11  
Contract jobs citing GeoServer 26 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.068% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 7
Median daily rate £345 £369 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.44% -23.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £422 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £369 £485
% change year-on-year -6.44% -23.96%  
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 7873 9129 9108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.38% 17.22% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5152 5807 5408
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 225 319
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +3.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

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 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GeoServer in the UK

GeoServer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 +37 19 £340 -6.20% 4
North East - 8 £340 -
South East +27 5 £325 -13.33% 4
Tyne and Wear - 5 £340 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £340 -
South West +1 4 £476 -
Durham - 3 £340 -
Hampshire - 3 £338 - 2
London +29 2 - -
Scotland +7 2 £375 -
Edinburgh +6 2 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £325 -
Wiltshire - 2 £476 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 - -
Corsham - 1 £426 -

GeoServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 43 (86.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (66.00%) OpenLayers
3 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (52.00%) Leaflet
5 25 (50.00%) GIS
6 24 (48.00%) Scrum
6 24 (48.00%) PostGIS
7 23 (46.00%) AngularJS
7 23 (46.00%) Python
8 21 (42.00%) TDD
8 21 (42.00%) Java
8 21 (42.00%) ESRI
9 18 (36.00%) Maven
9 18 (36.00%) JIRA
9 18 (36.00%) JBehave
9 18 (36.00%) Open Source
9 18 (36.00%) Cucumber
9 18 (36.00%) Gradle
10 17 (34.00%) BDD
10 17 (34.00%) Web Services
11 16 (32.00%) Web Development
12 14 (28.00%) SQL
12 14 (28.00%) REST
13 13 (26.00%) SDLC
13 13 (26.00%) User Stories
14 11 (22.00%) ArcGIS
14 11 (22.00%) Linux
14 11 (22.00%) QGIS
15 10 (20.00%) Sass
15 10 (20.00%) NoSQL

GeoServer
Top Related 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 11 (22.00%) ArcGIS
2 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.00%) Drupal
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (2.00%) Perch
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SSH
2 4 (8.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) GIS
2 11 (22.00%) QGIS
3 10 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (18.00%) Spatial Data
5 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.00%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (6.00%) MySQL
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Cucumber
1 18 (36.00%) Gradle
1 18 (36.00%) JBehave
1 18 (36.00%) JIRA
1 18 (36.00%) Maven
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (6.00%) Toad
6 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (4.00%) Subversion
6 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.00%) GitLab
7 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Angular Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Web Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Open Source Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Python Developer
7 6 (12.00%) GIS Developer
7 6 (12.00%) HTML Developer
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (8.00%) DBA
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
10 3 (6.00%) GIS Web Developer
10 3 (6.00%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) OpenLayers
2 26 (52.00%) Leaflet
3 24 (48.00%) PostGIS
4 23 (46.00%) AngularJS
5 17 (34.00%) Web Services
6 14 (28.00%) REST
7 10 (20.00%) Sass
8 9 (18.00%) CSS
8 9 (18.00%) HTML
9 8 (16.00%) .NET
9 8 (16.00%) Google Maps API
9 8 (16.00%) jQuery
9 8 (16.00%) SignalR
10 6 (12.00%) Middleware
10 6 (12.00%) OAuth2
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (12.00%) RESTful
10 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (10.00%) HTML5
11 5 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) Scrum
3 21 (42.00%) TDD
4 18 (36.00%) Open Source
5 17 (34.00%) BDD
6 16 (32.00%) Web Development
7 13 (26.00%) SDLC
7 13 (26.00%) User Stories
8 9 (18.00%) Data Migration
8 9 (18.00%) Microservices
8 9 (18.00%) Migration
8 9 (18.00%) Open Source Development
9 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (14.00%) Wireframes
10 6 (12.00%) SOA
11 5 (10.00%) ITIL
11 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.00%) Web Design
12 4 (8.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.00%) Python
3 21 (42.00%) Java
4 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (14.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
7 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) R
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.00%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) vRealize
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) ESRI
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) Google
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.00%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.00%) Tableau
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