Period
to 17 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sonatype Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sonatype Nexus over the 6 months to 17 October 2021 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.

Sonatype Nexus
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 422 318 437
Rank change year-on-year -104 +119 +28
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 353 178 414
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.67% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.97% 3.70% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 123 234
10th Percentile £450 £361 £391
25th Percentile £500 £440 £473
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £488 £550
Median % change year-on-year +16.92% -11.36% -
75th Percentile £675 £550 £625
90th Percentile £750 £600 £713
UK median daily rate £563 £490 £550
% change year-on-year +14.80% -10.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 2 1
10th Percentile £45.88 £49.13 "
25th Percentile £50.33 £49.69 £46.75
Median hourly rate £65.50 £56.25 £48.50
Median % change year-on-year +16.44% +15.98% -2.51%
75th Percentile £69.50 £64.06 £50.25
90th Percentile £73.19 £65.38 "
UK median hourly rate £65.50 £56.25 £48.50
% change year-on-year +16.44% +15.98% -2.51%

Sonatype Nexus is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,904 4,806 13,842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.88% 18.10% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,140 3,380 9,323
10th Percentile £363 £315 £330
25th Percentile £435 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
75th Percentile £625 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £523 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +6.73% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 66 154
10th Percentile £25.48 £27.67 £20.50
25th Percentile £41.25 £41.00 £40.06
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +9.41%
75th Percentile £62.00 £54.52 £52.50
90th Percentile £70.12 £61.38 £59.63
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Sonatype Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sonatype Nexus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England.

Daily rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England.

Hourly rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -80 215 £600 +20.00% 24
South East -39 62 £563 +25.00% 6
North of England -115 27 £544 +20.89% 10
Yorkshire -78 19 £550 +22.22% 4
Midlands -70 17 £560 +80.65% 6
West Midlands -60 10 £500 +12.36% 1
South West -37 6 £463 -2.63% 2
East Midlands -40 6 £570 +111.11% 5
East of England -46 6 £475 -20.83% 1
North East -10 4 £463 -9.49% 1
North West -60 4 £513 +9.63% 5
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Sonatype Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Sonatype Nexus.

1 244 (69.12%) Jenkins
2 195 (55.24%) DevOps
3 176 (49.86%) Git (software)
4 154 (43.63%) Ansible
5 153 (43.34%) Maven
6 149 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (38.81%) Java
8 134 (37.96%) JIRA
9 130 (36.83%) Linux
10 123 (34.84%) Python
11 118 (33.43%) Docker
12 115 (32.58%) Kubernetes
12 115 (32.58%) GitHub
13 114 (32.29%) Azure
14 109 (30.88%) Test Automation
15 106 (30.03%) AWS
16 101 (28.61%) Terraform
17 100 (28.33%) Finance
18 93 (26.35%) Confluence
19 86 (24.36%) SonarQube
20 85 (24.08%) Microservices
20 85 (24.08%) Groovy
21 77 (21.81%) JavaScript
22 72 (20.40%) Spring
23 69 (19.55%) SDLC
24 68 (19.26%) Node.js
25 64 (18.13%) Scrum
26 63 (17.85%) Social Skills
27 60 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
28 59 (16.71%) Security Cleared

Sonatype Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 93 (26.35%) Confluence
2 47 (13.31%) Tomcat
3 25 (7.08%) WebSphere
4 22 (6.23%) nginx
5 19 (5.38%) WebLogic
6 18 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (3.97%) Apache Spark
8 12 (3.40%) Apache
9 8 (2.27%) JBoss
9 8 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.98%) Appian
10 7 (1.98%) Red Hat Fuse
11 6 (1.70%) IIS
11 6 (1.70%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.57%) Mule
14 1 (0.28%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 7 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 115 (32.58%) GitHub
2 114 (32.29%) Azure
3 106 (30.03%) AWS
4 37 (10.48%) GCP
5 27 (7.65%) PaaS
6 26 (7.37%) IaaS
7 25 (7.08%) OpenShift
8 19 (5.38%) NuGet
9 17 (4.82%) BrowserStack
9 17 (4.82%) SaaS
10 15 (4.25%) Slack
11 13 (3.68%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (3.40%) Serverless
13 10 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (2.27%) Amazon EKS
15 7 (1.98%) Azure Pipelines
15 7 (1.98%) GitHub Actions
15 7 (1.98%) Kong
16 6 (1.70%) Amazon S3
17 5 (1.42%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 25 (7.08%) Firewall
2 25 (7.08%) LAN
3 19 (5.38%) SSL
4 18 (5.10%) DNS
5 14 (3.97%) VPN
6 11 (3.12%) WAN
7 10 (2.83%) OSPF
8 9 (2.55%) SAN
9 8 (2.27%) BGP
9 8 (2.27%) FCoE
9 8 (2.27%) Multicast
9 8 (2.27%) NAS
10 7 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (1.98%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.98%) Network Security
10 7 (1.98%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (1.70%) DHCP
11 6 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.61%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 31 (8.78%) Relational Database
4 27 (7.65%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.95%) Hadoop
6 20 (5.67%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.38%) Big Data
8 17 (4.82%) MySQL
9 14 (3.97%) RDBMS
10 13 (3.68%) HBase
11 11 (3.12%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.42%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.42%) Redis
14 3 (0.85%) Data Lake
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.57%) Tableau
16 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 244 (69.12%) Jenkins
2 176 (49.86%) Git (software)
3 153 (43.34%) Maven
4 134 (37.96%) JIRA
5 86 (24.36%) SonarQube
6 55 (15.58%) Artifactory
7 47 (13.31%) Selenium
8 42 (11.90%) Bitbucket
9 33 (9.35%) Gradle
10 32 (9.07%) GitLab
11 31 (8.78%) JUnit
12 24 (6.80%) Cucumber
13 21 (5.95%) Subversion
14 18 (5.10%) Cypress.io
14 18 (5.10%) FishEye
15 17 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (4.82%) TestNG
16 13 (3.68%) fastlane
17 12 (3.40%) JMeter
17 12 (3.40%) TeamCity
General
1 100 (28.33%) Finance
2 63 (17.85%) Social Skills
3 50 (14.16%) Banking
4 30 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (5.95%) Documentation Skills
5 21 (5.95%) Public Sector
6 13 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.12%) Games
8 9 (2.55%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.55%) Legal
9 5 (1.42%) Influencing Skills
10 4 (1.13%) Military
10 4 (1.13%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (1.13%) Retail
10 4 (1.13%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.57%) Front Office
12 2 (0.57%) International Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 113 (32.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 78 (22.10%) Developer
3 32 (9.07%) Java Developer
4 27 (7.65%) Senior DevOps
4 27 (7.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 24 (6.80%) Architect
6 16 (4.53%) Network Engineer
7 15 (4.25%) Software Engineer
8 14 (3.97%) Automation Engineer
9 13 (3.68%) Support Engineer
10 11 (3.12%) Android Developer
10 11 (3.12%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (3.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.12%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (2.83%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (2.83%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 10 (2.83%) Senior Software Test Engineer
11 10 (2.83%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (2.83%) Software Test Engineer
11 10 (2.83%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (20.40%) Spring
2 68 (19.26%) Node.js
3 53 (15.01%) REST
3 53 (15.01%) Spring Boot
4 47 (13.31%) JSON
5 46 (13.03%) Kafka
6 36 (10.20%) React
7 29 (8.22%) AngularJS
8 28 (7.93%) .NET
9 23 (6.52%) SOAP
10 22 (6.23%) Elastic Stack
10 22 (6.23%) XML
11 20 (5.67%) HTML
12 19 (5.38%) RESTful
13 18 (5.10%) Web Services
14 17 (4.82%) CSS
14 17 (4.82%) Java EE
15 16 (4.53%) Java EE 5
16 15 (4.25%) YAML
17 14 (3.97%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.20%) Mobile App
2 21 (5.95%) Public Cloud
3 18 (5.10%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.53%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (4.53%) User Experience
5 14 (3.97%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.68%) Replication
7 12 (3.40%) Cloud Native
7 12 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.55%) Analytical Mindset
10 8 (2.27%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.98%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.98%) PKI
12 6 (1.70%) iPad
12 6 (1.70%) iPhone
13 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.13%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 130 (36.83%) Linux
2 53 (15.01%) Windows
3 42 (11.90%) Unix
4 21 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.40%) Android
5 12 (3.40%) Solaris
6 7 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.98%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.70%) CentOS
7 6 (1.70%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.42%) Debian
9 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.28%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (55.24%) DevOps
2 149 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (30.88%) Test Automation
4 85 (24.08%) Microservices
5 69 (19.55%) SDLC
6 64 (18.13%) Scrum
7 60 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (14.73%) Configuration Management
9 50 (14.16%) Kanban
9 50 (14.16%) Software Engineering
10 43 (12.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 42 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
12 40 (11.33%) Infrastructure as Code
13 37 (10.48%) Deployment Automation
14 32 (9.07%) Cybersecurity
14 32 (9.07%) TDD
15 31 (8.78%) DevSecOps
15 31 (8.78%) Full Stack Development
15 31 (8.78%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (8.50%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 137 (38.81%) Java
2 123 (34.84%) Python
3 85 (24.08%) Groovy
4 77 (21.81%) JavaScript
5 55 (15.58%) Bash Shell
6 51 (14.45%) SQL
7 40 (11.33%) Shell Script
8 38 (10.76%) Java 8
9 33 (9.35%) PowerShell
10 26 (7.37%) C#
11 23 (6.52%) Scala
12 21 (5.95%) C++
12 21 (5.95%) TypeScript
13 17 (4.82%) Perl
14 14 (3.97%) PHP
15 11 (3.12%) Kotlin
16 10 (2.83%) R
17 9 (2.55%) PL/SQL
17 9 (2.55%) Ruby
18 7 (1.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (16.71%) Security Cleared
2 43 (12.18%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.68%) CCNP
3 13 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.12%) Degree
5 6 (1.70%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.70%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.42%) CCIE
6 5 (1.42%) CISSP
7 4 (1.13%) CCNA
7 4 (1.13%) CCSA
7 4 (1.13%) CCSE
8 3 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.85%) CEH
8 3 (0.85%) CISA
8 3 (0.85%) CRISC
9 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.28%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.40%) GDPR
2 10 (2.83%) QA
3 7 (1.98%) GRC
4 5 (1.42%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.57%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) NIST
System Software
1 118 (33.43%) Docker
2 23 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.97%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.12%) HDFS
4 11 (3.12%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.98%) KVM
5 7 (1.98%) NFS
5 7 (1.98%) SRDF
5 7 (1.98%) Xen
6 5 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (1.42%) vCloud
7 4 (1.13%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.57%) Samba
9 1 (0.28%) RHEV
9 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 154 (43.63%) Ansible
2 115 (32.58%) Kubernetes
3 101 (28.61%) Terraform
4 57 (16.15%) Puppet
5 36 (10.20%) Prometheus
6 34 (9.63%) Grafana
7 33 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (6.80%) Kibana
9 13 (3.68%) Packer
9 13 (3.68%) Rancher
10 12 (3.40%) Nagios
11 11 (3.12%) Docker Swarm
12 10 (2.83%) Istio
13 9 (2.55%) ZABBIX
14 7 (1.98%) Argo
14 7 (1.98%) Graylog
15 6 (1.70%) Consul
15 6 (1.70%) Fluentd
16 5 (1.42%) logstash
16 5 (1.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (12.75%) Oracle
1 45 (12.75%) Splunk
2 31 (8.78%) Atlassian
2 31 (8.78%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.50%) Cisco
3 30 (8.50%) Red Hat
4 28 (7.93%) VMware
5 20 (5.67%) Dynatrace
5 20 (5.67%) MuleSoft
6 19 (5.38%) Google
7 18 (5.10%) AppDynamics
8 12 (3.40%) Sonatype
9 10 (2.83%) F5
9 10 (2.83%) Palo Alto
9 10 (2.83%) Perfecto Mobile
9 10 (2.83%) SolarWinds
9 10 (2.83%) Sybase
10 7 (1.98%) CA
10 7 (1.98%) EMC
10 7 (1.98%) NetApp