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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
Rank 542 571 535
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -36
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 52 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.053% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 23
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £537 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £407 £394
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
7203 6846 5469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.40% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4611 4361 3485
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 132 138
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.00 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 2015.

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 25 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 24 April 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 +23 52 £438 +9.37% 4
London +2 17 £550 +37.50% 3
Yorkshire - 14 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 13 £450 -
Leeds - 6 £438 -
Cheshire - 6 £310 -
North West - 6 £310 -
South East -4 5 £273 -35.88%
City of London +20 4 £600 +6.66% 1
East of England +19 3 £350 -12.60%
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £350 -9.67%
Crewe - 3 - -
Berkshire -5 2 £239 -43.82%
Devon - 2 £350 -
Middlesex - 2 £273 -
Exeter - 2 £350 -
South West - 2 £350 - 1
Cambridge -3 1 £350 -6.66%
Brighton - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £400 -
Thatcham - 1 £163 -
Wilmslow - 1 £320 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -

IntelliJ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 100 (94.34%) Java
2 87 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (51.89%) Git (software)
4 49 (46.23%) TDD
5 48 (45.28%) Cucumber
6 45 (42.45%) HTML
7 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
8 38 (35.85%) Jenkins
9 37 (34.91%) CSS
10 35 (33.02%) Maven
11 34 (32.08%) Eclipse
12 33 (31.13%) HTML5
13 31 (29.25%) TeamCity
13 31 (29.25%) SQL
14 28 (26.42%) Web Services
14 28 (26.42%) JIRA
14 28 (26.42%) QA
15 27 (25.47%) Pair Programming
16 25 (23.58%) Spring
17 24 (22.64%) Scrum
17 24 (22.64%) JUnit
18 22 (20.75%) CSS3
18 22 (20.75%) Responsive Web Design
19 21 (19.81%) RESTful
19 21 (19.81%) Open Source
19 21 (19.81%) Oracle
19 21 (19.81%) Tomcat
20 20 (18.87%) Linux
20 20 (18.87%) OO
20 20 (18.87%) VMware

IntelliJ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 21 (19.81%) Tomcat
2 19 (17.92%) Apache
3 18 (16.98%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (6.60%) JBoss
5 6 (5.66%) Jetty
5 6 (5.66%) Confluence
6 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.83%) Node.js
8 2 (1.89%) WildFly
8 2 (1.89%) CMS
8 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.94%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.94%) Liferay
9 1 (0.94%) Magnolia
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.83%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Tridion
1 3 (2.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.72%) MySQL
4 5 (4.72%) DB2
5 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.89%) OLAP
7 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.94%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.94%) Big Data
8 1 (0.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 55 (51.89%) Git (software)
2 48 (45.28%) Cucumber
3 38 (35.85%) Jenkins
4 35 (33.02%) Maven
5 34 (32.08%) Eclipse
6 31 (29.25%) TeamCity
7 28 (26.42%) JIRA
8 24 (22.64%) JUnit
9 20 (18.87%) Selenium
10 19 (17.92%) Capybara
11 18 (16.98%) Ant
12 14 (13.21%) Subversion
13 13 (12.26%) Mockito
14 9 (8.49%) JBehave
15 8 (7.55%) Calabash
15 8 (7.55%) Xcode
15 8 (7.55%) Appium
16 7 (6.60%) Spock
16 7 (6.60%) WebDriver
17 6 (5.66%) Gradle
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Games
4 3 (2.83%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.89%) French Language
5 2 (1.89%) Front Office
6 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (74.53%) Developer
2 43 (40.57%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (8.49%) Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) Test Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) Tester
5 7 (6.60%) Automation Tester
6 6 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (2.83%) UI Programmer
9 3 (2.83%) Android Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.83%) UI Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Testing Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) GUI Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Software Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.45%) HTML
2 37 (34.91%) CSS
3 33 (31.13%) HTML5
4 28 (26.42%) Web Services
5 25 (23.58%) Spring
6 22 (20.75%) CSS3
7 21 (19.81%) RESTful
8 19 (17.92%) Sass
9 18 (16.98%) Sinatra
10 17 (16.04%) JSON
11 15 (14.15%) jQuery
11 15 (14.15%) XML
11 15 (14.15%) Hibernate
12 14 (13.21%) SOAP
12 14 (13.21%) REST
13 13 (12.26%) AngularJS
14 9 (8.49%) Ajax
14 9 (8.49%) Ehcache
15 8 (7.55%) J2EE
16 7 (6.60%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Open Source
2 12 (11.32%) User Experience
3 7 (6.60%) Linked Data
4 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.72%) Robotics
6 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.77%) Online Games
7 3 (2.83%) Derivative
7 3 (2.83%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.89%) Wiki
8 2 (1.89%) Blog
8 2 (1.89%) Social Network
8 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.94%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Linux
2 11 (10.38%) Android
3 8 (7.55%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.66%) UNIX
5 5 (4.72%) Windows
5 5 (4.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (46.23%) TDD
3 27 (25.47%) Pair Programming
4 24 (22.64%) Scrum
5 22 (20.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (18.87%) OO
6 20 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (17.92%) BDD
7 19 (17.92%) Web Design
8 16 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (13.21%) Performance Testing
9 14 (13.21%) Multithreading
9 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
10 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
10 13 (12.26%) Unit Testing
11 12 (11.32%) Concurrent Programming
12 8 (7.55%) Load Testing
12 8 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.60%) Software Testing
13 7 (6.60%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (94.34%) Java
2 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
3 31 (29.25%) SQL
4 19 (17.92%) Ruby
5 13 (12.26%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.60%) Scala
6 7 (6.60%) Groovy
7 3 (2.83%) ECMAScript
7 3 (2.83%) Dart
7 3 (2.83%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Degree
2 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) ISEB
4 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (26.42%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 18 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) Graylog
2 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Oracle
2 20 (18.87%) VMware
3 18 (16.98%) Akamai
3 18 (16.98%) New Relic
4 5 (4.72%) JNBridge
4 5 (4.72%) Perforce
4 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.77%) Google
6 3 (2.83%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.89%) Cisco
7 2 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) Adobe
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.94%) GigaSpaces