Period
to 13 May 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 13 May 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
13 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 434 454 343
Rank change year-on-year +20 -111 +62
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 171 168 641
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.37% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 2.05% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 108 412
10th Percentile £357 £363 £426
25th Percentile £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £550
Median % change year-on-year - -9.09% +3.77%
75th Percentile £558 £559 £664
90th Percentile £613 £625 £749
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Median hourly rate £61.75 £58.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +6.47% - -
UK median hourly rate £61.75 £58.00 £45.59
% change year-on-year +6.47% +27.22% -17.11%

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 7,595 8,198 17,268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.90% 18.03% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,090 5,700 11,870
10th Percentile £347 £338 £340
25th Percentile £410 £411 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £588 £588 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £648
UK median daily rate £495 £490 £480
% change year-on-year +1.02% +2.08% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 120 233
10th Percentile £27.25 £18.25 £21.25
25th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £56.50 £53.75 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.50 £63.75 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £45.50 £47.50 £44.18
% change year-on-year -4.21% +7.51% +3.95%

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 13 May 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 13 May 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 13 May 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 -52 78 £525 -2.78% 10
South East +37 36 £425 -11.69% 15
North of England +44 29 £473 +16.67% 11
North West - 16 £440 - 5
Yorkshire +31 13 £555 +29.07% 5
South West +28 9 £555 +5.46% 1
Midlands +1 4 £350 -30.00% 1
West Midlands +4 3 - -
East Midlands +13 1 £350 - 1
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 13 May 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.

1 131 (76.61%) Jenkins
2 105 (61.40%) Git (software)
3 93 (54.39%) DevOps
4 92 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (51.46%) Java
6 79 (46.20%) JIRA
7 77 (45.03%) Python
8 76 (44.44%) Linux
9 72 (42.11%) Maven
10 67 (39.18%) AWS
11 64 (37.43%) Confluence
12 59 (34.50%) Finance
13 56 (32.75%) Docker
14 51 (29.82%) SonarQube
15 50 (29.24%) Kubernetes
16 49 (28.65%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (26.90%) Microservices
17 46 (26.90%) GitHub
18 44 (25.73%) Spring
19 43 (25.15%) Scrum
20 40 (23.39%) Ansible
21 39 (22.81%) Azure
22 38 (22.22%) GitLab
22 38 (22.22%) JSON
23 37 (21.64%) JavaScript
23 37 (21.64%) Node.js
24 35 (20.47%) Hadoop
24 35 (20.47%) Spring Boot
24 35 (20.47%) SQL
25 34 (19.88%) Windows

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 64 (37.43%) Confluence
2 30 (17.54%) Apache Spark
3 19 (11.11%) Apache
4 12 (7.02%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.43%) nginx
5 11 (6.43%) WebSphere
6 10 (5.85%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (4.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.51%) JBoss
9 5 (2.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.75%) Mule
11 2 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.58%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 67 (39.18%) AWS
2 46 (26.90%) GitHub
3 39 (22.81%) Azure
4 24 (14.04%) GCP
5 21 (12.28%) IaaS
6 19 (11.11%) OpenShift
7 15 (8.77%) PaaS
8 13 (7.60%) Amazon S3
9 11 (6.43%) Slack
10 10 (5.85%) Amazon EKS
11 9 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (4.68%) Apigee
13 7 (4.09%) Kong
14 6 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (3.51%) SaaS
14 6 (3.51%) Serverless
15 5 (2.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (10.53%) LAN
3 15 (8.77%) Firewall
4 10 (5.85%) WAN
5 9 (5.26%) SSL
6 8 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (4.68%) Multicast
7 5 (2.92%) FCoE
7 5 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (2.92%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.92%) NAS
7 5 (2.92%) OSPF
7 5 (2.92%) SAN
8 4 (2.34%) BGP
8 4 (2.34%) BIG-IP
8 4 (2.34%) DNS
8 4 (2.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (2.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (2.34%) VXLAN
8 4 (2.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.47%) Hadoop
2 22 (12.87%) HBase
3 21 (12.28%) Apache Hive
4 20 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 16 (9.36%) Big Data
6 16 (9.36%) MongoDB
6 16 (9.36%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.85%) Data Lake
7 10 (5.85%) MySQL
8 9 (5.26%) Spark SQL
8 9 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 7 (4.09%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.92%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (2.34%) BigQuery
12 3 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.75%) Impala
13 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 131 (76.61%) Jenkins
2 105 (61.40%) Git (software)
3 79 (46.20%) JIRA
4 72 (42.11%) Maven
5 51 (29.82%) SonarQube
6 38 (22.22%) GitLab
7 29 (16.96%) Artifactory
8 21 (12.28%) Gradle
9 20 (11.70%) Subversion
10 19 (11.11%) Selenium
11 18 (10.53%) TeamCity
12 17 (9.94%) IBM UrbanCode
12 17 (9.94%) JUnit
13 14 (8.19%) Bitbucket
14 13 (7.60%) Cucumber
15 11 (6.43%) FishEye
16 10 (5.85%) TestNG
17 8 (4.68%) CircleCI
17 8 (4.68%) gulp
17 8 (4.68%) Xcode
General
1 59 (34.50%) Finance
2 27 (15.79%) Banking
3 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.70%) Documentation Skills
3 20 (11.70%) Social Skills
4 6 (3.51%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.92%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
6 3 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.75%) Law
6 3 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Police
8 1 (0.58%) Automotive
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (42.11%) Developer
2 27 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (14.62%) Java Developer
4 20 (11.70%) Scala Developer
5 16 (9.36%) Architect
5 16 (9.36%) Hadoop Developer
6 15 (8.77%) Apache Spark Developer
7 12 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (5.85%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Scala Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.09%) iOS Developer
10 7 (4.09%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Data Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Java Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.92%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.73%) Spring
2 38 (22.22%) JSON
3 37 (21.64%) Node.js
4 35 (20.47%) Spring Boot
5 34 (19.88%) Kafka
6 25 (14.62%) REST
7 20 (11.70%) AngularJS
7 20 (11.70%) XML
8 16 (9.36%) Java EE
9 15 (8.77%) .NET
9 15 (8.77%) JAX-RS
10 13 (7.60%) Middleware
11 12 (7.02%) React
11 12 (7.02%) Web Services
12 11 (6.43%) Apache CXF
12 11 (6.43%) Dropwizard
12 11 (6.43%) Elastic Stack
13 10 (5.85%) Express
13 10 (5.85%) Mongoose
14 9 (5.26%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.94%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (7.02%) Cloud Native
3 11 (6.43%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.43%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.85%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.85%) Public Cloud
4 10 (5.85%) Replication
5 6 (3.51%) iPad
5 6 (3.51%) iPhone
5 6 (3.51%) User Experience
6 5 (2.92%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.34%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.75%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.75%) Equities
9 2 (1.17%) PKI
9 2 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.58%) Clustering
10 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (44.44%) Linux
2 34 (19.88%) Windows
3 22 (12.87%) Unix
4 21 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.43%) CentOS
6 9 (5.26%) Solaris
7 8 (4.68%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.51%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.92%) CoreOS
10 4 (2.34%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.34%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.17%) Android
12 1 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (54.39%) DevOps
2 92 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.65%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (26.90%) Microservices
5 43 (25.15%) Scrum
6 34 (19.88%) Kanban
7 33 (19.30%) Test Automation
8 31 (18.13%) BDD
9 30 (17.54%) TDD
10 23 (13.45%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (12.28%) Functional Programming
12 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 19 (11.11%) Migration
12 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 16 (9.36%) Software Architecture
14 15 (8.77%) Infrastructure as Code
15 14 (8.19%) API Development
15 14 (8.19%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (8.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 88 (51.46%) Java
2 77 (45.03%) Python
3 37 (21.64%) JavaScript
4 35 (20.47%) SQL
5 33 (19.30%) Scala
5 33 (19.30%) Shell Script
6 15 (8.77%) C++
6 15 (8.77%) Java 8
7 12 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.02%) Perl
7 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.85%) Groovy
8 10 (5.85%) TypeScript
9 9 (5.26%) Elm
9 9 (5.26%) Haskell
9 9 (5.26%) R
10 8 (4.68%) Apple Swift
10 8 (4.68%) C
11 6 (3.51%) Go
11 6 (3.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (14.62%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.51%) Degree
5 5 (2.92%) CCIE
5 5 (2.92%) CCNP
6 4 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.75%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.17%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.58%) CCDE
9 1 (0.58%) CCNA
9 1 (0.58%) CCSA
9 1 (0.58%) CCSE
9 1 (0.58%) OCP
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) GDPR
3 3 (1.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) NIST
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 56 (32.75%) Docker
2 16 (9.36%) HDFS
3 11 (6.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.09%) KVM
5 5 (2.92%) NFS
5 5 (2.92%) SRDF
5 5 (2.92%) VMware NSX
5 5 (2.92%) Xen
6 4 (2.34%) Apache Flume
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (1.17%) iptables
8 2 (1.17%) vSphere
9 1 (0.58%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 50 (29.24%) Kubernetes
2 40 (23.39%) Ansible
3 33 (19.30%) Terraform
4 23 (13.45%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (11.11%) Puppet
6 12 (7.02%) Oozie
7 9 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (4.68%) Kibana
9 5 (2.92%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (2.92%) vCenter Server
10 4 (2.34%) Grafana
10 4 (2.34%) Istio
10 4 (2.34%) Packer
11 3 (1.75%) Nagios
11 3 (1.75%) vRealize
12 2 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (1.17%) Salt
13 1 (0.58%) Graylog
13 1 (0.58%) Rancher
13 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (11.70%) Cisco
1 20 (11.70%) Splunk
2 17 (9.94%) Google
2 17 (9.94%) Oracle
3 16 (9.36%) Red Hat
4 13 (7.60%) AppDynamics
4 13 (7.60%) VMware
5 12 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.68%) Fortinet
6 8 (4.68%) IBM
7 6 (3.51%) Apple
7 6 (3.51%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.51%) F5
7 6 (3.51%) TIBCO
7 6 (3.51%) Veracode
8 5 (2.92%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.92%) Confluent
8 5 (2.92%) EMC
8 5 (2.92%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.92%) NetApp