Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 427 437 452
Rank change year-on-year +10 +15 +19
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 382 467 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.87% 2.34% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 293 293
England median daily rate £540 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £391 £413 £376
90th Percentile £688 £715 £660
UK median daily rate £538 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% -27.69% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -25.53% -27.69% -

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 13,324 19,956 17,369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.39% 21.23% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,888 13,813 12,134
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £644 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 208 272
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.50 £25.41 £29.00
90th Percentile £69.00 £55.30 £58.44
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%

Sonatype Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in England

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 12 November 2019. 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 +6 190 £550 -4.35% 20
North of England +35 68 £550 +4.76% 3
Yorkshire +63 50 £550 +29.41% 1
South East +27 43 £494 -6.84% 7
South West +6 34 £525 +5.00%
East of England +58 29 £550 +45.70% 3
North West +16 18 £563 -6.25% 2
Midlands +13 18 £475 -10.38%
East Midlands +17 11 £380 -30.91%
West Midlands +10 7 £500 -5.66%
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 341 (89.27%) Jenkins
2 278 (72.77%) Git (software)
3 257 (67.28%) DevOps
4 238 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
5 186 (48.69%) JIRA
6 183 (47.91%) AWS
7 157 (41.10%) Scrum
7 157 (41.10%) Java
8 143 (37.43%) Linux
9 141 (36.91%) Python
10 137 (35.86%) Docker
11 113 (29.58%) Finance
12 111 (29.06%) Kubernetes
13 110 (28.80%) Continuous Integration
14 109 (28.53%) GitHub
15 105 (27.49%) Maven
16 102 (26.70%) Kanban
17 99 (25.92%) Ansible
18 96 (25.13%) Test Automation
19 95 (24.87%) Terraform
20 88 (23.04%) Opscode Chef
21 87 (22.77%) Bash Shell
22 81 (21.20%) SonarQube
23 77 (20.16%) JSON
24 70 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 69 (18.06%) Microservices
26 68 (17.80%) Splunk
27 64 (16.75%) Confluence
27 64 (16.75%) Banking
28 62 (16.23%) Spring

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 (16.75%) Confluence
2 27 (7.07%) Apache Spark
3 19 (4.97%) Cloud Foundry
4 15 (3.93%) OpenStack
4 15 (3.93%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.66%) IIS
6 13 (3.40%) Mule
7 11 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.62%) nginx
9 9 (2.36%) Jupyter
10 7 (1.83%) Apache
10 7 (1.83%) JBoss
10 7 (1.83%) Magnolia
11 6 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.79%) DataSynapse
13 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.52%) CICS
13 2 (0.52%) GemFire
13 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 183 (47.91%) AWS
2 109 (28.53%) GitHub
3 61 (15.97%) Azure
4 53 (13.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 53 (13.87%) GCP
5 51 (13.35%) Slack
6 46 (12.04%) Datadog
7 38 (9.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 28 (7.33%) Amazon EKS
8 28 (7.33%) Amazon S3
9 23 (6.02%) Amazon SQS
10 20 (5.24%) IaaS
11 19 (4.97%) PaaS
11 19 (4.97%) Serverless
12 18 (4.71%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (4.19%) Amazon EMR
13 16 (4.19%) OpenShift
14 15 (3.93%) npm
15 13 (3.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (2.09%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.54%) Internet
2 21 (5.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (4.97%) OpenVPN
4 16 (4.19%) Firewall
4 16 (4.19%) VPN
5 11 (2.88%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.09%) BGP
6 8 (2.09%) OSPF
7 7 (1.83%) DSL
7 7 (1.83%) EIGRP
7 7 (1.83%) HTTPS
7 7 (1.83%) Multicast
7 7 (1.83%) NetScaler
8 6 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (1.57%) HTTP
9 5 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (1.31%) Junos
9 5 (1.31%) LAN
9 5 (1.31%) NX-OS
10 4 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.69%) Big Data
1 37 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (6.81%) Amazon Redshift
3 25 (6.54%) Amazon RDS
4 24 (6.28%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.50%) Apache Hive
5 21 (5.50%) MySQL
6 17 (4.45%) Amazon Aurora
6 17 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.19%) SQL Server
8 14 (3.66%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.40%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.88%) MongoDB
11 10 (2.62%) BigQuery
12 9 (2.36%) Cosmos DB
12 9 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (2.09%) HBase
13 8 (2.09%) Star Schema
14 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.31%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 341 (89.27%) Jenkins
2 278 (72.77%) Git (software)
3 186 (48.69%) JIRA
4 105 (27.49%) Maven
5 81 (21.20%) SonarQube
6 58 (15.18%) JUnit
7 57 (14.92%) Artifactory
8 55 (14.40%) Selenium
9 54 (14.14%) Gradle
10 27 (7.07%) Bitbucket
10 27 (7.07%) Subversion
11 26 (6.81%) Cucumber
12 24 (6.28%) TeamCity
13 20 (5.24%) CircleCI
13 20 (5.24%) GitLab
13 20 (5.24%) Xcode
14 18 (4.71%) JMeter
15 13 (3.40%) Ant
15 13 (3.40%) Mockito
16 9 (2.36%) Vagrant
General
1 113 (29.58%) Finance
2 64 (16.75%) Banking
3 17 (4.45%) Financial Institution
4 14 (3.66%) Front Office
5 8 (2.09%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.09%) Retail
6 5 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.05%) Games
7 4 (1.05%) Marketing
7 4 (1.05%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.05%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (36.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (22.51%) Developer
3 52 (13.61%) Cloud Engineer
4 36 (9.42%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (6.28%) AWS DevOps
6 19 (4.97%) Java Developer
6 19 (4.97%) Platform Engineer
7 18 (4.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 18 (4.71%) Lead DevOps
8 17 (4.45%) Senior DevOps
9 16 (4.19%) Architect
9 16 (4.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 15 (3.93%) Android Developer
11 14 (3.66%) Data Engineer
12 13 (3.40%) Azure DevOps
12 13 (3.40%) Network Engineer
13 12 (3.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.14%) Azure Engineer
13 12 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.16%) JSON
2 62 (16.23%) Spring
3 57 (14.92%) REST
4 50 (13.09%) Node.js
5 46 (12.04%) Spring Boot
6 30 (7.85%) .NET
7 23 (6.02%) RESTful
8 22 (5.76%) React
9 21 (5.50%) Web Services
10 20 (5.24%) AngularJS
10 20 (5.24%) Kafka
11 18 (4.71%) HTML
12 17 (4.45%) CSS
12 17 (4.45%) Redux
13 14 (3.66%) Hibernate
14 13 (3.40%) WireMock
15 12 (3.14%) J2EE
16 11 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (2.88%) Enzyme
16 11 (2.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.73%) Mobile App
2 36 (9.42%) User Experience
3 35 (9.16%) Data Centre
4 21 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (4.97%) Cloud Native
5 19 (4.97%) Data Structures
6 17 (4.45%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (4.19%) Public Cloud
8 14 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.31%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.31%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.05%) iPad
12 4 (1.05%) NHS
12 4 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 143 (37.43%) Linux
2 70 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (7.59%) Windows
4 27 (7.07%) Apple iOS
5 24 (6.28%) Android
6 22 (5.76%) CentOS
7 17 (4.45%) Windows Server
8 12 (3.14%) CoreOS
9 6 (1.57%) Unix
10 5 (1.31%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.31%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Debian
12 1 (0.26%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.26%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (67.28%) DevOps
2 238 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (41.10%) Scrum
4 110 (28.80%) Continuous Integration
5 102 (26.70%) Kanban
6 96 (25.13%) Test Automation
7 69 (18.06%) Microservices
8 51 (13.35%) TDD
9 50 (13.09%) Migration
10 48 (12.57%) ITIL
11 45 (11.78%) Infrastructure as Code
12 43 (11.26%) Analytics
13 42 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 41 (10.73%) High Availability
15 40 (10.47%) Configuration Management
16 39 (10.21%) BDD
17 35 (9.16%) Infrastructure Automation
18 32 (8.38%) SDLC
19 30 (7.85%) Data Modelling
19 30 (7.85%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 157 (41.10%) Java
2 141 (36.91%) Python
3 87 (22.77%) Bash Shell
4 56 (14.66%) Ruby
5 48 (12.57%) Perl
6 44 (11.52%) JavaScript
6 44 (11.52%) Shell Script
7 36 (9.42%) SQL
8 28 (7.33%) Groovy
9 25 (6.54%) Apple Swift
9 25 (6.54%) Java 8
10 24 (6.28%) PowerShell
11 23 (6.02%) C#
12 20 (5.24%) Go
13 17 (4.45%) ES6
14 14 (3.66%) R
15 12 (3.14%) Rust
16 11 (2.88%) C
16 11 (2.88%) Java 9
16 11 (2.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (14.40%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.93%) Degree
3 15 (3.93%) RHCE
4 11 (2.88%) CCNP
5 7 (1.83%) CCNA
6 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.52%) CCIE
7 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) MCSA
7 2 (0.52%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) MCTS
8 1 (0.26%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) GDPR
2 1 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 137 (35.86%) Docker
2 9 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.31%) HDFS
4 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.31%) KVM
4 5 (1.31%) Postfix
4 5 (1.31%) vSphere
5 3 (0.79%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.52%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.52%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.26%) NFS
7 1 (0.26%) SRDF
7 1 (0.26%) vCloud
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 111 (29.06%) Kubernetes
2 99 (25.92%) Ansible
3 95 (24.87%) Terraform
4 88 (23.04%) Opscode Chef
5 48 (12.57%) Puppet
6 33 (8.64%) Grafana
7 25 (6.54%) Prometheus
8 20 (5.24%) Kibana
9 19 (4.97%) FreeIPA
10 15 (3.93%) Suricata
11 9 (2.36%) Packer
12 8 (2.09%) Salt
12 8 (2.09%) ZABBIX
13 7 (1.83%) Nagios
14 6 (1.57%) Cacti
14 6 (1.57%) yum
15 5 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
16 4 (1.05%) logstash
17 3 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 68 (17.80%) Splunk
2 60 (15.71%) Red Hat
3 37 (9.69%) Oracle
4 31 (8.12%) Google
5 27 (7.07%) Black Duck
6 25 (6.54%) Veracode
7 24 (6.28%) AppDynamics
8 22 (5.76%) Microsoft
9 18 (4.71%) Cisco
10 15 (3.93%) Qualys
10 15 (3.93%) ServiceNow
11 13 (3.40%) F5
12 12 (3.14%) Confluent
12 12 (3.14%) VMware
13 10 (2.62%) Blue Coat
14 9 (2.36%) Atlassian
14 9 (2.36%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.36%) MicroStrategy
14 9 (2.36%) MuleSoft
14 9 (2.36%) Talend