The table below looks at the statistics for Artifactory skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Artifactory over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JFrog Artifactory
Rank 551 544 571
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 69 67 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.95% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 7 7
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£413 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £373 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £435 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £413 -
% change year-on-year
-11.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7557 7024 5870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.29% 12.85% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 4513 3677
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Artifactory
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Artifactory within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Artifactory Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Artifactory
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Artifactory within the UK.

Artifactory Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Artifactory
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Artifactory within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Artifactory Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Artifactory
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artifactory within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 48 £438 +9.37% 5
London +30 40 £438 +16.66% 1
Wales - 20 £365 -
South Wales - 16 £365 -
Newport - 14 £365 -
Croydon - 13 £444 -
City of London -5 7 £425 +13.33%
Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
Sheffield - 4 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
South East - 3 £413 -
Hampshire - 2 £413 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 4
Cheshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £413 -
Winchester - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Artifactory
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Artifactory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Artifactory.

1 122 (89.05%) Jenkins
2 84 (61.31%) Linux
3 80 (58.39%) Maven
4 76 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (53.28%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (51.09%) Java
7 66 (48.18%) Scrum
8 64 (46.72%) DevOps
9 56 (40.88%) Puppet
10 54 (39.42%) Hudson
11 53 (38.69%) JIRA
12 51 (37.23%) Security Cleared
13 48 (35.04%) Apache
14 46 (33.58%) Git (software)
15 45 (32.85%) Python
15 45 (32.85%) Gradle
16 44 (32.12%) Continuous Delivery
17 43 (31.39%) Windows
18 42 (30.66%) Red Hat
19 41 (29.93%) VMware
19 41 (29.93%) Configuration Management
20 40 (29.20%) Ansible
21 39 (28.47%) JBoss
22 38 (27.74%) Tomcat
22 38 (27.74%) Web Services
23 37 (27.01%) PowerShell
23 37 (27.01%) MongoDB
24 36 (26.28%) Confluence
25 34 (24.82%) CentOS
25 34 (24.82%) MySQL

Artifactory
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Artifactory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Artifactory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (35.04%) Apache
2 39 (28.47%) JBoss
3 38 (27.74%) Tomcat
4 36 (26.28%) Confluence
5 28 (20.44%) nginx
6 26 (18.98%) Node.js
7 23 (16.79%) Mule ESB
8 14 (10.22%) Alfresco
9 13 (9.49%) Jetty
9 13 (9.49%) WebLogic
10 12 (8.76%) WildFly
11 11 (8.03%) IIS
12 10 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (6.57%) Mule
14 7 (5.11%) GlassFish
14 7 (5.11%) Apache Qpid
14 7 (5.11%) iPlanet
14 7 (5.11%) Tornado
14 7 (5.11%) Apache TomEE
15 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (14.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (5.84%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.19%) Google App Engine
4 3 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.46%) SaaS
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.25%) HTTP
2 18 (13.14%) SSL
3 17 (12.41%) Firewall
4 16 (11.68%) VPN
5 12 (8.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (7.30%) DMZ
7 8 (5.84%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (2.92%) Internet
8 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.19%) DNS
10 2 (1.46%) DHCP
10 2 (1.46%) FTP
10 2 (1.46%) IPsec
10 2 (1.46%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.01%) MongoDB
2 34 (24.82%) MySQL
3 27 (19.71%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (18.25%) Redis
5 20 (14.60%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.84%) Oracle Database
7 7 (5.11%) Infinispan
7 7 (5.11%) Riak
7 7 (5.11%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.92%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.73%) Big Data
11 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 122 (89.05%) Jenkins
2 80 (58.39%) Maven
3 54 (39.42%) Hudson
4 53 (38.69%) JIRA
5 46 (33.58%) Git (software)
6 45 (32.85%) Gradle
7 33 (24.09%) Gerrit
8 32 (23.36%) Selenium
9 31 (22.63%) MSBuild
10 29 (21.17%) SonarQube
11 27 (19.71%) Subversion
12 24 (17.52%) JMeter
13 17 (12.41%) Ant
13 17 (12.41%) Mercurial
14 14 (10.22%) JUnit
15 12 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (7.30%) TeamCity
17 8 (5.84%) WebDriver
17 8 (5.84%) Mocha
17 8 (5.84%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (8.03%) Banking
2 7 (5.11%) Retail
2 7 (5.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.38%) Finance
4 5 (3.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) Developer
2 23 (16.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Java Developer
4 8 (5.84%) Release Manager
4 8 (5.84%) Deployment Specialist
4 8 (5.84%) Build Engineer
5 7 (5.11%) DevOps Specialist
5 7 (5.11%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (5.11%) Analyst
6 6 (4.38%) Architect
6 6 (4.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.38%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (4.38%) Java Architect
6 6 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (2.92%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (2.92%) UX Developer
9 3 (2.19%) Release Engineer
10 2 (1.46%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.74%) Web Services
2 32 (23.36%) .NET
3 30 (21.90%) RabbitMQ
4 27 (19.71%) HTML
5 24 (17.52%) J2EE
6 20 (14.60%) jQuery
7 17 (12.41%) CSS
7 17 (12.41%) LAMP
8 14 (10.22%) HTML5
8 14 (10.22%) CSS3
9 13 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (9.49%) EJB
9 13 (9.49%) Spring
10 11 (8.03%) Middleware
11 10 (7.30%) Hibernate
12 9 (6.57%) Drools
12 9 (6.57%) JSON
12 9 (6.57%) JAX-RS
12 9 (6.57%) RESTful
13 8 (5.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.11%) Wiki
2 7 (5.11%) W3C
3 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.65%) User Experience
4 3 (2.19%) Tandem
4 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.73%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 84 (61.31%) Linux
2 43 (31.39%) Windows
3 34 (24.82%) CentOS
4 28 (20.44%) Ubuntu
5 24 (17.52%) UNIX
6 20 (14.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.92%) Solaris
9 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (53.28%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (48.18%) Scrum
4 64 (46.72%) DevOps
5 44 (32.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 41 (29.93%) Configuration Management
7 34 (24.82%) TDD
8 21 (15.33%) OWASP
8 21 (15.33%) Open Source
8 21 (15.33%) BDD
9 20 (14.60%) Software Delivery
10 13 (9.49%) ITIL
11 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.03%) Kanban
13 10 (7.30%) Software Engineering
13 10 (7.30%) SOA
14 9 (6.57%) MVC
15 8 (5.84%) Microservices
16 7 (5.11%) Data Virtualisation
16 7 (5.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (51.09%) Java
2 45 (32.85%) Python
3 37 (27.01%) PowerShell
4 31 (22.63%) Perl
4 31 (22.63%) PHP
5 26 (18.98%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.25%) Ruby
7 24 (17.52%) Jython
7 24 (17.52%) Bash Shell
8 22 (16.06%) SQL
9 18 (13.14%) C
10 9 (6.57%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.84%) C++
12 7 (5.11%) C#
13 6 (4.38%) Groovy
14 5 (3.65%) Go
15 4 (2.92%) Scala
16 3 (2.19%) Objective-C
17 2 (1.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 51 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 32 (23.36%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.11%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) WAI
2 4 (2.92%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (18.98%) vCloud
2 25 (18.25%) Docker
3 22 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (14.60%) Varnish
5 9 (6.57%) Active Directory
6 7 (5.11%) Squid
7 5 (3.65%) KVM
8 3 (2.19%) Xen
9 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (40.88%) Puppet
2 40 (29.20%) Ansible
3 33 (24.09%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (21.90%) ZABBIX
5 28 (20.44%) Salt
5 28 (20.44%) Rundeck
6 23 (16.79%) Kibana
6 23 (16.79%) logstash
6 23 (16.79%) HAProxy
7 13 (9.49%) yum
8 5 (3.65%) Capistrano
8 5 (3.65%) Nagios
8 5 (3.65%) BladeLogic
8 5 (3.65%) Kubernetes
9 4 (2.92%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.73%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (30.66%) Red Hat
2 41 (29.93%) VMware
3 21 (15.33%) Oracle
4 20 (14.60%) Google
5 9 (6.57%) HP
5 9 (6.57%) Splunk
6 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.84%) Pega
7 7 (5.11%) Twitter
7 7 (5.11%) SaltStack
8 6 (4.38%) Atlassian
8 6 (4.38%) BMC
9 5 (3.65%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.19%) Sun
11 2 (1.46%) Sybase
11 2 (1.46%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.46%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.73%) Zend
12 1 (0.73%) Cisco
12 1 (0.73%) IBM