The table below looks at the statistics for IntelliJ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IntelliJ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
Rank 544 557 544
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 51 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.048% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 5
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£413 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £505 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.67% -6.11%
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
7285 5995 5826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.20% 11.62% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 3850 3585
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 144 243
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

IntelliJ
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IntelliJ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IntelliJ
Daily Rate Trend

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

IntelliJ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IntelliJ
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IntelliJ within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IntelliJ Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IntelliJ
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IntelliJ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IntelliJ
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IntelliJ within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 48 £413 +1.53% 3
London +11 19 £450 +9.09% 2
South East -15 6 £413 +13.01% 1
East Midlands - 5 £425 -
Hampshire - 4 £275 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £388 -
Nottingham - 4 £388 -
South West - 4 £375 -
Exeter - 3 - -
Devon - 3 - -
East Sussex - - - -
North West - - - -
Somerset - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Slough - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Brighton - - - -

IntelliJ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IntelliJ 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 IntelliJ.

1 113 (95.76%) Java
2 85 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (61.86%) Eclipse
4 65 (55.08%) Maven
5 61 (51.69%) Spring
6 59 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 56 (47.46%) JavaScript
7 56 (47.46%) Git (software)
8 52 (44.07%) Ant
9 51 (43.22%) JUnit
9 51 (43.22%) TDD
10 49 (41.53%) HTML
11 43 (36.44%) XML
12 42 (35.59%) CSS
12 42 (35.59%) SQL
13 41 (34.75%) UNIX
13 41 (34.75%) Apache
13 41 (34.75%) Web Services
14 40 (33.90%) Subversion
14 40 (33.90%) REST
15 39 (33.05%) Jenkins
15 39 (33.05%) Linux
16 36 (30.51%) SOAP
17 35 (29.66%) Scrum
18 34 (28.81%) Ajax
19 33 (27.97%) MVC
20 32 (27.12%) Relational Database
21 31 (26.27%) JSP
22 30 (25.42%) Oracle
22 30 (25.42%) Mockito

IntelliJ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IntelliJ 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 IntelliJ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 41 (34.75%) Apache
3 12 (10.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (7.63%) CMS
5 6 (5.08%) JBoss
5 6 (5.08%) Confluence
6 4 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (2.54%) Alfresco
7 3 (2.54%) Liferay
7 3 (2.54%) Jetty
7 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.85%) WildFly
8 1 (0.85%) Mule
8 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) RMDS
1 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) GitHub
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) SSL
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) Relational Database
2 23 (19.49%) MySQL
3 22 (18.64%) RDBMS
4 17 (14.41%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 73 (61.86%) Eclipse
2 65 (55.08%) Maven
3 56 (47.46%) Git (software)
4 52 (44.07%) Ant
5 51 (43.22%) JUnit
6 40 (33.90%) Subversion
7 39 (33.05%) Jenkins
8 30 (25.42%) Mockito
9 26 (22.03%) Cucumber
10 25 (21.19%) Selenium
11 19 (16.10%) JIRA
12 17 (14.41%) TeamCity
13 13 (11.02%) Capybara
14 9 (7.63%) JBehave
15 8 (6.78%) Gradle
16 5 (4.24%) JMeter
17 4 (3.39%) NetBeans
17 4 (3.39%) Xcode
17 4 (3.39%) Calabash
17 4 (3.39%) Hudson
General
1 29 (24.58%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Marketing
3 12 (10.17%) Banking
4 9 (7.63%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.78%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.08%) Front Office
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (87.29%) Developer
2 72 (61.02%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.32%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (6.78%) Senior Developer
5 6 (5.08%) Android Developer
6 5 (4.24%) Tester
6 5 (4.24%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.39%) Analyst
7 4 (3.39%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.54%) Automation Tester
8 3 (2.54%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.54%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (1.69%) Technical Leader
9 2 (1.69%) Senior Performance Tester
9 2 (1.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (1.69%) Senior Tester
9 2 (1.69%) Performance Tester
9 2 (1.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (51.69%) Spring
2 49 (41.53%) HTML
3 43 (36.44%) XML
4 42 (35.59%) CSS
5 41 (34.75%) Web Services
6 40 (33.90%) REST
7 36 (30.51%) SOAP
8 34 (28.81%) Ajax
9 31 (26.27%) JSP
10 30 (25.42%) JSON
11 28 (23.73%) JDBC
12 23 (19.49%) Hibernate
13 20 (16.95%) HTML5
14 15 (12.71%) CSS3
15 14 (11.86%) RESTful
16 12 (10.17%) Sass
16 12 (10.17%) Sinatra
17 9 (7.63%) jQuery
18 8 (6.78%) Spring MVC
18 8 (6.78%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Open Source
2 11 (9.32%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.78%) User Experience
4 5 (4.24%) Fixed Income
4 5 (4.24%) Derivative
5 4 (3.39%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (3.39%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.54%) Linked Data
6 3 (2.54%) Robotics
6 3 (2.54%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.69%) Equities
7 2 (1.69%) Social Network
7 2 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Online Games
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 41 (34.75%) UNIX
2 39 (33.05%) Linux
3 10 (8.47%) Android
4 5 (4.24%) Windows
5 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.54%) Solaris
7 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.22%) TDD
3 35 (29.66%) Scrum
4 33 (27.97%) MVC
5 27 (22.88%) BDD
6 26 (22.03%) Unit Testing
7 20 (16.95%) Waterfall
8 15 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.86%) Performance Testing
10 12 (10.17%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (10.17%) Web Design
10 12 (10.17%) OO
11 11 (9.32%) Pair Programming
12 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.78%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (5.93%) Multithreading
15 6 (5.08%) Test Automation
15 6 (5.08%) Android Development
16 5 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (4.24%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 113 (95.76%) Java
2 56 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 42 (35.59%) SQL
4 14 (11.86%) Ruby
5 7 (5.93%) Groovy
6 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.08%) C#
7 5 (4.24%) Scala
7 5 (4.24%) XPath
7 5 (4.24%) XQuery
8 2 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) Clojure
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) Graylog2
2 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (25.42%) Oracle
2 17 (14.41%) VMware
3 14 (11.86%) New Relic
4 12 (10.17%) Akamai
5 7 (5.93%) Google
6 4 (3.39%) DataSynapse
7 3 (2.54%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (2.54%) Sybase
8 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.69%) Reuters
8 2 (1.69%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.69%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.85%) Perforce