Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 385 357
Rank change year-on-year -66 -28 +64
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 251 169 603
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.51% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.52% 2.74% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 116 375
10th Percentile £382 £354 £400
25th Percentile £450 £424 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £550
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £644
90th Percentile £686 £625 £713
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 1 0
Median hourly rate £65.50 £58.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +12.93% - -
UK median hourly rate £65.50 £58.00 -
% change year-on-year +12.93% - -

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 9,947 6,160 16,346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.58% 18.45% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,663 4,345 11,006
10th Percentile £356 £338 £343
25th Percentile £419 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £485
Median % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 84 218
10th Percentile £25.40 £22.17 £21.25
25th Percentile £41.13 £41.97 £39.06
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £59.94 £55.00 £51.19
90th Percentile £66.60 £63.53 £55.15
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -90 138 £525 +5.00% 23
South East -3 51 £488 +2.63% 7
North of England -41 23 £500 +4.99% 11
Yorkshire -22 16 £514 +5.49% 4
South West -11 9 £425 -21.62% 3
Midlands -32 7 £500 +92.31% 4
West Midlands -33 7 £500 +25.00% 3
North West -20 5 £439 +21.10% 7
East of England -22 4 £475 -20.83% 3
North East -6 2 £500 +0.30%
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 191 (76.10%) Jenkins
2 136 (54.18%) Git (software)
3 128 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (49.00%) Java
5 121 (48.21%) DevOps
6 115 (45.82%) Maven
7 111 (44.22%) JIRA
8 101 (40.24%) Python
9 99 (39.44%) Linux
10 94 (37.45%) Docker
11 92 (36.65%) Ansible
11 92 (36.65%) Confluence
12 86 (34.26%) AWS
13 85 (33.86%) GitHub
14 82 (32.67%) Finance
15 81 (32.27%) Kubernetes
16 73 (29.08%) Test Automation
17 71 (28.29%) Terraform
18 68 (27.09%) Azure
19 66 (26.29%) Node.js
20 60 (23.90%) Continuous Integration
21 59 (23.51%) Spring
22 57 (22.71%) Microservices
23 54 (21.51%) JavaScript
24 51 (20.32%) JSON
25 50 (19.92%) Groovy
25 50 (19.92%) SonarQube
26 49 (19.52%) Scrum
27 48 (19.12%) SQL
28 46 (18.33%) Puppet

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 92 (36.65%) Confluence
2 40 (15.94%) Tomcat
3 29 (11.55%) WebSphere
4 26 (10.36%) Apache Spark
5 18 (7.17%) nginx
6 17 (6.77%) WebLogic
7 16 (6.37%) Apache
8 14 (5.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.20%) JBoss
10 3 (1.20%) Mule
10 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Fuse
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 86 (34.26%) AWS
2 85 (33.86%) GitHub
3 68 (27.09%) Azure
4 36 (14.34%) GCP
5 27 (10.76%) IaaS
6 23 (9.16%) OpenShift
7 22 (8.76%) Slack
8 19 (7.57%) PaaS
9 15 (5.98%) Amazon EKS
9 15 (5.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (5.58%) Serverless
11 12 (4.78%) Amazon S3
11 12 (4.78%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (4.78%) BrowserStack
12 10 (3.98%) SaaS
13 8 (3.19%) Apigee
13 8 (3.19%) Kong
14 5 (1.99%) Amazon Kinesis
14 5 (1.99%) Azure Pipelines
14 5 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 29 (11.55%) LAN
3 20 (7.97%) Firewall
4 17 (6.77%) WAN
5 15 (5.98%) Multicast
6 11 (4.38%) FCoE
6 11 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (4.38%) iSCSI
6 11 (4.38%) NAS
6 11 (4.38%) SAN
7 9 (3.59%) SSL
8 7 (2.79%) BIG-IP
8 7 (2.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (2.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (2.79%) OSPF
9 6 (2.39%) BGP
9 6 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.39%) Software-Defined Networking
10 5 (1.99%) DNS
10 5 (1.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.15%) Hadoop
2 29 (11.55%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 21 (8.37%) HBase
4 21 (8.37%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.97%) Big Data
5 20 (7.97%) MongoDB
6 17 (6.77%) Apache Hive
7 14 (5.58%) SQL Server
8 11 (4.38%) MySQL
9 7 (2.79%) Data Lake
10 6 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.59%) Amazon Athena
12 4 (1.59%) Spark SQL
13 3 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.20%) BigQuery
14 2 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 191 (76.10%) Jenkins
2 136 (54.18%) Git (software)
3 115 (45.82%) Maven
4 111 (44.22%) JIRA
5 50 (19.92%) SonarQube
6 41 (16.33%) GitLab
7 40 (15.94%) Artifactory
8 30 (11.95%) Gradle
9 26 (10.36%) JUnit
9 26 (10.36%) Selenium
10 23 (9.16%) Subversion
11 20 (7.97%) Cucumber
12 18 (7.17%) Bitbucket
13 16 (6.37%) FishEye
14 15 (5.98%) TestNG
15 12 (4.78%) Android Studio
15 12 (4.78%) IBM UrbanCode
16 11 (4.38%) CircleCI
16 11 (4.38%) fastlane
16 11 (4.38%) REST Assured
General
1 82 (32.67%) Finance
2 45 (17.93%) Banking
3 41 (16.33%) Social Skills
4 23 (9.16%) Documentation Skills
5 22 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.19%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.99%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (1.99%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.80%) Police
11 1 (0.40%) Automotive
11 1 (0.40%) Billing
11 1 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
11 1 (0.40%) Military
11 1 (0.40%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (31.47%) Developer
2 59 (23.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.55%) Java Developer
4 24 (9.56%) Architect
5 15 (5.98%) Network Engineer
6 12 (4.78%) Android Developer
6 12 (4.78%) Data Engineer
6 12 (4.78%) Scala Developer
7 11 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (4.38%) Senior Developer
8 10 (3.98%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (3.19%) Consultant
10 8 (3.19%) Hadoop Developer
10 8 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (3.19%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.19%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.79%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (26.29%) Node.js
2 59 (23.51%) Spring
3 51 (20.32%) JSON
4 42 (16.73%) Spring Boot
5 41 (16.33%) Kafka
5 41 (16.33%) REST
6 30 (11.95%) React
7 27 (10.76%) AngularJS
8 21 (8.37%) Java EE
9 20 (7.97%) XML
10 17 (6.77%) .NET
11 15 (5.98%) Java EE 5
11 15 (5.98%) JAX-RS
11 15 (5.98%) Middleware
11 15 (5.98%) YAML
12 14 (5.58%) Web Services
13 13 (5.18%) Akka
14 11 (4.38%) Apache CXF
14 11 (4.38%) Express
14 11 (4.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.96%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.37%) User Experience
3 15 (5.98%) Client/Server
3 15 (5.98%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.98%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (5.98%) Public Cloud
4 14 (5.58%) Cloud Native
5 12 (4.78%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (4.78%) Replication
6 5 (1.99%) iPad
6 5 (1.99%) iPhone
6 5 (1.99%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.59%) Legacy Applications
7 4 (1.59%) PKI
7 4 (1.59%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.80%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 99 (39.44%) Linux
2 38 (15.14%) Windows
3 26 (10.36%) Unix
4 17 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (5.98%) Solaris
6 12 (4.78%) Android
7 11 (4.38%) CentOS
8 6 (2.39%) CoreOS
9 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.99%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (48.21%) DevOps
3 73 (29.08%) Test Automation
4 60 (23.90%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (22.71%) Microservices
6 49 (19.52%) Scrum
7 45 (17.93%) SDLC
8 44 (17.53%) Configuration Management
8 44 (17.53%) Kanban
9 41 (16.33%) Infrastructure as Code
10 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
11 32 (12.75%) TDD
12 30 (11.95%) BDD
12 30 (11.95%) Performance Tuning
13 29 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (9.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (9.16%) Software Testing
16 22 (8.76%) Functional Programming
16 22 (8.76%) Mentoring
16 22 (8.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 123 (49.00%) Java
2 101 (40.24%) Python
3 54 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 50 (19.92%) Groovy
5 48 (19.12%) SQL
6 35 (13.94%) Bash Shell
6 35 (13.94%) Shell Script
7 33 (13.15%) Java 8
8 32 (12.75%) Scala
9 18 (7.17%) PowerShell
10 17 (6.77%) C++
10 17 (6.77%) TypeScript
11 12 (4.78%) Kotlin
12 10 (3.98%) Perl
13 9 (3.59%) Go
14 8 (3.19%) R
15 6 (2.39%) C
15 6 (2.39%) C#
15 6 (2.39%) PHP
15 6 (2.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (15.54%) Security Cleared
2 32 (12.75%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.98%) CCNP
5 8 (3.19%) CCIE
6 5 (1.99%) CCNA
6 5 (1.99%) Degree
7 4 (1.59%) CCSA
7 4 (1.59%) CCSE
8 3 (1.20%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.80%) OCP
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.40%) CCDE
10 1 (0.40%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.98%) QA
2 4 (1.59%) GDPR
3 3 (1.20%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.80%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) NIST
System Software
1 94 (37.45%) Docker
2 22 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.77%) HDFS
4 14 (5.58%) Hyper-V
5 13 (5.18%) KVM
6 11 (4.38%) NFS
6 11 (4.38%) SRDF
6 11 (4.38%) Xen
7 6 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.59%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.80%) iptables
9 2 (0.80%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.80%) vSphere
10 1 (0.40%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.40%) RHEV
10 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 92 (36.65%) Ansible
2 81 (32.27%) Kubernetes
3 71 (28.29%) Terraform
4 46 (18.33%) Puppet
5 21 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (5.18%) Grafana
6 13 (5.18%) Prometheus
7 12 (4.78%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (4.78%) Kibana
8 10 (3.98%) Packer
9 8 (3.19%) Hadoop YARN
10 7 (2.79%) Nagios
11 6 (2.39%) Istio
11 6 (2.39%) Oozie
11 6 (2.39%) Rancher
12 5 (1.99%) Graylog
12 5 (1.99%) Salt
13 3 (1.20%) HP Fortify
14 2 (0.80%) logstash
14 2 (0.80%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (17.53%) Oracle
2 33 (13.15%) Splunk
3 32 (12.75%) Cisco
4 26 (10.36%) Google
5 22 (8.76%) VMware
6 17 (6.77%) Microsoft
7 15 (5.98%) AppDynamics
7 15 (5.98%) MuleSoft
8 13 (5.18%) IBM
9 12 (4.78%) Dynatrace
10 11 (4.38%) Atlassian
10 11 (4.38%) EMC
10 11 (4.38%) F5
10 11 (4.38%) NetApp
10 11 (4.38%) Veracode
11 10 (3.98%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.19%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.79%) Palo Alto
13 7 (2.79%) Perfecto Mobile
13 7 (2.79%) SolarWinds