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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
Rank 515 570 573
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +3
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 110 46 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.083% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 0.64% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 39 10
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £603 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.95% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
8089 7189 6182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.81% 12.93% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5319 4586 3966
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 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 133 131
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 £23.75 £30.00 £23.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 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 30 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 28 August 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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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 +50 107 £438 -2.77% 16
London +55 69 £450 -3.22% 8
East of England +13 13 £345 -9.80%
Cambridgeshire - 12 £345 -
City of London +8 10 £463 -22.91% 4
South East -17 9 £388 +4.44% 4
Cambridge - 8 £345 -
North West -26 6 £365 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £430 -
Brighton - 5 £325 -
East Sussex - 5 £325 -
Slough +2 4 £488 +62.50%
Berkshire -4 4 £488 +62.50% 1
South West - 4 £335 - 2
Blackpool - 4 - -
Telford - 4 £410 -
Lancashire - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 £410 -
Manchester -18 2 £365 - 1
Newport - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
Bath - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -

IntelliJ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 134 (89.33%) Java
2 125 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (58.67%) TDD
4 77 (51.33%) Git (software)
5 74 (49.33%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (47.33%) Spring
7 62 (41.33%) JavaScript
8 60 (40.00%) Cucumber
9 59 (39.33%) HTML
10 56 (37.33%) CSS
11 50 (33.33%) JIRA
12 48 (32.00%) Linux
12 48 (32.00%) Jenkins
13 47 (31.33%) Eclipse
14 44 (29.33%) HTML5
15 43 (28.67%) Continuous Delivery
16 41 (27.33%) Groovy
17 40 (26.67%) Scrum
17 40 (26.67%) Microservices
18 38 (25.33%) SQL
18 38 (25.33%) REST
18 38 (25.33%) Hadoop
19 37 (24.67%) Maven
19 37 (24.67%) JAX-RS
20 36 (24.00%) Pair Programming
20 36 (24.00%) Confluence
20 36 (24.00%) Grails
21 35 (23.33%) Spring Boot
22 34 (22.67%) HBase
22 34 (22.67%) Apache Camel

IntelliJ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (24.00%) Confluence
2 22 (14.67%) Tomcat
3 15 (10.00%) Node.js
4 13 (8.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 11 (7.33%) JBoss
6 10 (6.67%) Apache
7 7 (4.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.33%) CMS
9 2 (1.33%) Liferay
9 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.67%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.00%) GitHub
2 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.67%) IaaS
5 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.00%) SMTP
2 3 (2.00%) FTP
2 3 (2.00%) HTTP
2 3 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.33%) Hadoop
2 34 (22.67%) HBase
3 21 (14.00%) MySQL
4 15 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.67%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.00%) Big Data
9 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.33%) OLAP
10 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 77 (51.33%) Git (software)
2 60 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 50 (33.33%) JIRA
4 48 (32.00%) Jenkins
5 47 (31.33%) Eclipse
6 37 (24.67%) Maven
7 33 (22.00%) Spock
7 33 (22.00%) Geb
8 31 (20.67%) TeamCity
9 24 (16.00%) Selenium
10 21 (14.00%) JUnit
11 17 (11.33%) Mercurial
12 15 (10.00%) WebStorm
12 15 (10.00%) Capybara
13 14 (9.33%) Subversion
14 13 (8.67%) Grunt
14 13 (8.67%) Jasmine
15 12 (8.00%) JMeter
16 11 (7.33%) LoadRunner
16 11 (7.33%) Gradle
General
1 10 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (75.33%) Developer
2 77 (51.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.67%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (8.67%) Ruby Developer
5 10 (6.67%) Analyst
6 9 (6.00%) Tester
7 8 (5.33%) Test Analyst
7 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Performance Test Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Non-Functional Tester
9 5 (3.33%) Architect
9 5 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Technical Design Authority
10 4 (2.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (47.33%) Spring
2 59 (39.33%) HTML
3 56 (37.33%) CSS
4 44 (29.33%) HTML5
5 38 (25.33%) REST
6 37 (24.67%) JAX-RS
7 36 (24.00%) Grails
8 35 (23.33%) Spring Boot
9 34 (22.67%) Apache Camel
10 30 (20.00%) RESTful
10 30 (20.00%) CSS3
11 27 (18.00%) Sass
11 27 (18.00%) Hibernate
12 23 (15.33%) jQuery
12 23 (15.33%) J2EE
13 20 (13.33%) Web Services
14 18 (12.00%) Ajax
15 16 (10.67%) SOAP
16 14 (9.33%) Java EE
16 14 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.67%) User Experience
2 13 (8.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.67%) Graphic Design
4 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.33%) Derivative
6 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.67%) Equities
6 1 (0.67%) Telematics
6 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.00%) Linux
2 32 (21.33%) UNIX
2 32 (21.33%) CentOS
3 31 (20.67%) Ubuntu
4 13 (8.67%) Windows
5 4 (2.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.33%) Android
6 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (58.67%) TDD
3 74 (49.33%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (28.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 40 (26.67%) Scrum
5 40 (26.67%) Microservices
6 36 (24.00%) Pair Programming
7 28 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (18.00%) Open Source
9 26 (17.33%) API Development
10 18 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 17 (11.33%) Automated Testing
11 17 (11.33%) Unit Testing
12 16 (10.67%) Refactoring
13 15 (10.00%) SOA
13 15 (10.00%) Test Automation
14 14 (9.33%) UX Design
14 14 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (9.33%) Web Design
15 13 (8.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (89.33%) Java
2 62 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 41 (27.33%) Groovy
4 38 (25.33%) SQL
5 14 (9.33%) ECMAScript
5 14 (9.33%) TypeScript
5 14 (9.33%) Dart
6 13 (8.67%) Ruby
7 11 (7.33%) Scala
8 5 (3.33%) VB
8 5 (3.33%) C#
9 4 (2.67%) FQL
9 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.67%) VBScript
11 1 (0.67%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 34 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.67%) Degree
4 2 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.00%) Docker
3 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) Graylog
2 7 (4.67%) Puppet
3 2 (1.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (16.67%) VMware
2 18 (12.00%) New Relic
3 13 (8.67%) Akamai
4 12 (8.00%) Oracle
5 11 (7.33%) SOASTA, Inc
6 5 (3.33%) webMethods
7 4 (2.67%) InterSystems
8 3 (2.00%) Adobe
9 2 (1.33%) IBM
9 2 (1.33%) Google
9 2 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.33%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.67%) Splunk
10 1 (0.67%) Elastic Path
10 1 (0.67%) SAP
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