Period
to 17 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 414 340 484
Rank change year-on-year -74 +144 -60
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 367 204 245
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.62% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 3.61% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 120 158
10th Percentile £475 £349 £411
25th Percentile £513 £413 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £461 £540
Median % change year-on-year +24.66% -14.58% -1.82%
75th Percentile £680 £516 £622
90th Percentile £775 £588 £733
UK median daily rate £575 £473 £540
% change year-on-year +21.69% -12.50% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 1
10th Percentile £49.15 £44.05 "
25th Percentile £50.77 £47.88 £46.75
Median hourly rate £55.00 £56.25 £48.50
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% +15.98% -7.62%
75th Percentile £65.50 £58.00 £50.25
90th Percentile £66.90 £60.48 "
UK median hourly rate £60.25 £56.25 £48.50
% change year-on-year +7.11% +15.98% +9.78%

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 12,214 5,648 11,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.71% 17.05% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,567 3,875 7,851
10th Percentile £383 £320 £325
25th Percentile £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% - -2.56%
75th Percentile £648 £570 £575
90th Percentile £725 £638 £650
UK median daily rate £538 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +13.16% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 131 138
10th Percentile £36.65 £30.00 £16.20
25th Percentile £39.75 £40.88 £20.13
Median hourly rate £53.13 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.06% - +2.86%
75th Percentile £64.66 £55.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £75.00 £61.25 £74.73
UK median hourly rate £53.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +17.78% - +2.27%

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 January 2022.

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 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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 -12 239 £600 +21.21% 16
South East -46 40 £569 +60.71% 4
North of England -118 30 £547 +21.56% 6
Yorkshire -92 17 £550 +22.22% 2
Midlands -57 15 £570 +43.40% 2
South West -43 10 £490 -11.71% 4
North East +9 9 £500 +11.11% 1
East Midlands -29 8 £560 +63.74% 1
West Midlands -57 6 £550 +23.60% 1
North West -50 4 £500 +11.11% 3
East of England - 3 - - 3
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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.

1 242 (65.94%) Jenkins
2 223 (60.76%) DevOps
3 181 (49.32%) Ansible
3 181 (49.32%) Git (software)
4 171 (46.59%) Kubernetes
5 149 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
6 143 (38.96%) Azure
7 140 (38.15%) Docker
8 134 (36.51%) Terraform
9 132 (35.97%) AWS
9 132 (35.97%) Linux
10 127 (34.60%) SonarQube
11 118 (32.15%) JIRA
12 112 (30.52%) Java
13 111 (30.25%) Microservices
14 108 (29.43%) Maven
15 105 (28.61%) Finance
16 90 (24.52%) Python
16 90 (24.52%) GitHub
17 85 (23.16%) JavaScript
18 83 (22.62%) Continuous Integration
18 83 (22.62%) Test Automation
19 81 (22.07%) Artifactory
20 79 (21.53%) Scrum
21 77 (20.98%) SDLC
22 71 (19.35%) Puppet
23 70 (19.07%) Social Skills
24 69 (18.80%) Microsoft
25 68 (18.53%) Confluence
25 68 (18.53%) Selenium

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 68 (18.53%) Confluence
2 36 (9.81%) IIS
3 35 (9.54%) nginx
4 17 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (4.09%) OpenStack
6 14 (3.81%) Tomcat
7 11 (3.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.18%) Apache
8 8 (2.18%) Appian
9 7 (1.91%) JBoss
10 6 (1.63%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.36%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Fuse
11 5 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 143 (38.96%) Azure
2 132 (35.97%) AWS
3 90 (24.52%) GitHub
4 59 (16.08%) PaaS
5 47 (12.81%) IaaS
6 38 (10.35%) OpenShift
7 33 (8.99%) NuGet
8 26 (7.08%) GCP
9 25 (6.81%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (5.45%) Serverless
11 19 (5.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (4.90%) Amazon S3
12 18 (4.90%) Kong
12 18 (4.90%) SaaS
13 17 (4.63%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (4.09%) BrowserStack
15 13 (3.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 13 (3.54%) GitHub Actions
16 12 (3.27%) Azure Monitor
16 12 (3.27%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.63%) Firewall
2 26 (7.08%) DNS
3 22 (5.99%) SSL
4 17 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (3.81%) VPN
6 11 (3.00%) OSPF
7 10 (2.72%) BGP
8 8 (2.18%) Network Security
9 6 (1.63%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (1.63%) DHCP
9 6 (1.63%) DMVPN
10 5 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (1.36%) LAN
10 5 (1.36%) SD-WAN
10 5 (1.36%) VXLAN
10 5 (1.36%) WAN
11 4 (1.09%) CATAPAN
11 4 (1.09%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.09%) IPsec
11 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (10.35%) SQL Server
3 34 (9.26%) MongoDB
4 30 (8.17%) MySQL
5 27 (7.36%) NoSQL
6 19 (5.18%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.63%) Relational Database
8 15 (4.09%) Couchbase
9 12 (3.27%) Big Data
10 10 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (2.72%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (1.63%) Amazon Aurora
12 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.36%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.36%) Redis
14 4 (1.09%) HBase
15 3 (0.82%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 242 (65.94%) Jenkins
2 181 (49.32%) Git (software)
3 127 (34.60%) SonarQube
4 118 (32.15%) JIRA
5 108 (29.43%) Maven
6 81 (22.07%) Artifactory
7 68 (18.53%) Selenium
8 63 (17.17%) Bitbucket
9 58 (15.80%) GitLab
10 40 (10.90%) Cucumber
11 28 (7.63%) TeamCity
12 22 (5.99%) JUnit
13 20 (5.45%) Cypress.io
13 20 (5.45%) Robot Framework
14 19 (5.18%) IBM UrbanCode
15 15 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (4.09%) Gradle
16 14 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
17 13 (3.54%) Gatling
17 13 (3.54%) Zephyr
General
1 105 (28.61%) Finance
2 70 (19.07%) Social Skills
3 49 (13.35%) Banking
4 41 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (7.36%) Public Sector
6 20 (5.45%) Financial Institution
7 18 (4.90%) Legal
8 16 (4.36%) Front Office
8 16 (4.36%) Games
9 15 (4.09%) Back Office
10 13 (3.54%) Retail
11 12 (3.27%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.91%) Influencing Skills
13 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
14 5 (1.36%) Documentation Skills
14 5 (1.36%) Retail Banking
15 4 (1.09%) Marketing
16 3 (0.82%) Military
16 3 (0.82%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.82%) Police
Job Titles
1 123 (33.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 82 (22.34%) Developer
3 31 (8.45%) Java Developer
4 26 (7.08%) Senior DevOps
4 26 (7.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 25 (6.81%) Platform Engineer
6 21 (5.72%) AWS Engineer
7 18 (4.90%) Architect
7 18 (4.90%) Software Engineer
8 17 (4.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 14 (3.81%) Network Engineer
11 13 (3.54%) Security Engineer
11 13 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (3.54%) Test Engineer
12 12 (3.27%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 12 (3.27%) Senior Test Engineer
12 12 (3.27%) Software Test Engineer
13 11 (3.00%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.98%) Spring
2 58 (15.80%) Spring Boot
3 54 (14.71%) Kafka
4 50 (13.62%) Node.js
5 47 (12.81%) REST
6 45 (12.26%) .NET
7 43 (11.72%) React
8 40 (10.90%) HTML
9 38 (10.35%) JSON
10 37 (10.08%) CSS
11 29 (7.90%) RabbitMQ
12 27 (7.36%) JAX-RS
13 26 (7.08%) SOAP
14 25 (6.81%) AngularJS
15 23 (6.27%) Apache CXF
15 23 (6.27%) Dropwizard
15 23 (6.27%) Mongoose
16 22 (5.99%) Hibernate
17 19 (5.18%) Elastic Stack
18 16 (4.36%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.36%) Cloud Native
2 23 (6.27%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.45%) Public Cloud
4 18 (4.90%) Hedge funds
5 15 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.45%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.18%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.18%) User Experience
9 7 (1.91%) Analytical Mindset
9 7 (1.91%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.91%) PKI
10 5 (1.36%) iPad
10 5 (1.36%) iPhone
11 3 (0.82%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (0.82%) Legacy Systems
11 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 132 (35.97%) Linux
2 61 (16.62%) Windows
3 56 (15.26%) Unix
4 31 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (5.99%) Ubuntu
5 22 (5.99%) Windows Server
6 14 (3.81%) Debian
7 11 (3.00%) CentOS
8 10 (2.72%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.63%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.36%) Android
10 5 (1.36%) Solaris
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (60.76%) DevOps
2 149 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (30.25%) Microservices
4 83 (22.62%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (22.62%) Test Automation
5 79 (21.53%) Scrum
6 77 (20.98%) SDLC
7 60 (16.35%) Configuration Management
8 57 (15.53%) Kanban
9 51 (13.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 50 (13.62%) Software Engineering
11 45 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (11.17%) Data Protection
13 40 (10.90%) Continuous Delivery
14 38 (10.35%) Analytics
15 36 (9.81%) TDD
16 35 (9.54%) Full Stack Development
16 35 (9.54%) Infrastructure as Code
17 34 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
18 31 (8.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 112 (30.52%) Java
2 90 (24.52%) Python
3 85 (23.16%) JavaScript
4 53 (14.44%) Groovy
5 47 (12.81%) SQL
6 40 (10.90%) PowerShell
7 38 (10.35%) Bash
8 28 (7.63%) Shell Script
9 26 (7.08%) C#
10 18 (4.90%) Java 8
11 16 (4.36%) Ruby
12 14 (3.81%) PHP
13 11 (3.00%) Perl
14 10 (2.72%) Scala
15 9 (2.45%) Apple Swift
16 8 (2.18%) VB
17 7 (1.91%) TypeScript
18 6 (1.63%) C++
18 6 (1.63%) Java 11
19 5 (1.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 41 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.54%) AWS Certification
3 13 (3.54%) CCNP
3 13 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.27%) Degree
5 11 (3.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.36%) CISSP
8 4 (1.09%) CRISC
8 4 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.82%) CEH
9 3 (0.82%) CISA
9 3 (0.82%) MCSA
9 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.54%) CISM
10 2 (0.54%) PRNE
11 1 (0.27%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.27%) QA
2 19 (5.18%) GDPR
3 11 (3.00%) Accessibility
4 8 (2.18%) GRC
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) NIST
5 1 (0.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 140 (38.15%) Docker
2 31 (8.45%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (3.81%) vCloud
5 6 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.63%) VMware NSX
6 4 (1.09%) HDFS
7 2 (0.54%) Samba
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 181 (49.32%) Ansible
2 171 (46.59%) Kubernetes
3 134 (36.51%) Terraform
4 71 (19.35%) Puppet
5 45 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (11.44%) Grafana
7 40 (10.90%) Prometheus
8 23 (6.27%) Kibana
9 22 (5.99%) ZABBIX
10 19 (5.18%) Nagios
11 16 (4.36%) Consul
11 16 (4.36%) Netcool
12 14 (3.81%) Fluentd
12 14 (3.81%) HAProxy
12 14 (3.81%) Packer
13 12 (3.27%) Docker Swarm
13 12 (3.27%) Rancher
14 11 (3.00%) Istio
15 8 (2.18%) Argo
16 6 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 69 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 58 (15.80%) Splunk
3 35 (9.54%) AppDynamics
3 35 (9.54%) Red Hat
4 30 (8.17%) Atlassian
4 30 (8.17%) VMware
5 26 (7.08%) New Relic
6 24 (6.54%) Sonatype
7 23 (6.27%) Oracle
8 20 (5.45%) Google
9 17 (4.63%) CA
9 17 (4.63%) Cisco
10 16 (4.36%) Micro Focus
11 14 (3.81%) CyberArk
12 13 (3.54%) MuleSoft
13 12 (3.27%) Perfecto Mobile
14 9 (2.45%) Dynatrace
15 8 (2.18%) IBM
15 8 (2.18%) Sybase
16 7 (1.91%) Hortonworks