Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 405 477 583
Rank change year-on-year +72 +106 +82
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 540 351 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 2.39% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 211 196
England median daily rate £530 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £361
90th Percentile £675 £638 £663
UK median daily rate £530 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 18,150 14,684 14,792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.87% 17.47% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,486 9,967 10,143
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £301 £300
90th Percentile £613 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 295 292
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +14.74%
10th Percentile £26.80 £25.50 £28.01
90th Percentile £66.58 £54.50 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily 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 21 June 2018. 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 +26 270 £575 +11.38% 38
North of England +1 102 £425 -10.53% 14
South East +17 74 £547 +15.05% 8
Midlands +11 46 £530 -4.33% 4
Yorkshire +15 44 £420 -14.94% 2
North West +26 41 £430 -15.06% 7
West Midlands +8 40 £530 -3.64% 1
South West +31 35 £550 -4.35% 4
North East -29 17 £525 +14.13% 5
East of England +9 14 £406 -15.36% 2
East Midlands +3 6 £405 -32.50% 3
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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.

1 487 (90.19%) Jenkins
2 398 (73.70%) DevOps
3 328 (60.74%) Git (software)
4 295 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
5 288 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
6 272 (50.37%) Linux
7 266 (49.26%) Python
8 260 (48.15%) Ansible
9 232 (42.96%) Docker
10 228 (42.22%) Maven
11 224 (41.48%) Java
11 224 (41.48%) Continuous Integration
12 204 (37.78%) Puppet
13 165 (30.56%) Kubernetes
14 163 (30.19%) Ruby
15 158 (29.26%) Bash Shell
16 136 (25.19%) Terraform
17 127 (23.52%) JIRA
18 125 (23.15%) Configuration Management
19 119 (22.04%) SonarQube
20 114 (21.11%) Scrum
21 99 (18.33%) Unix
22 98 (18.15%) Opscode Chef
23 96 (17.78%) Node.js
24 94 (17.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 93 (17.22%) Red Hat
26 92 (17.04%) TDD
27 91 (16.85%) GitHub
28 87 (16.11%) Artifactory
28 87 (16.11%) Groovy

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 82 (15.19%) Cloud Foundry
2 68 (12.59%) Confluence
3 49 (9.07%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (8.15%) nginx
5 43 (7.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 40 (7.41%) Tomcat
7 29 (5.37%) Apache
8 28 (5.19%) Apache Spark
9 16 (2.96%) JBoss
10 12 (2.22%) Apache Solr
10 12 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (1.67%) Jupyter
12 8 (1.48%) OpenStack
13 7 (1.30%) Mongoose
14 6 (1.11%) ArcGIS
15 5 (0.93%) Anypoint
15 5 (0.93%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.56%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.56%) WordPress
17 2 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (3.52%) HipChat
2 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.22%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 288 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (16.85%) GitHub
3 81 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (9.44%) Amazon EC2
5 45 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 39 (7.22%) Amazon S3
6 39 (7.22%) npm
7 37 (6.85%) Amazon ELB
8 34 (6.30%) PaaS
9 29 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (5.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 23 (4.26%) OpenShift
11 21 (3.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
13 16 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (2.96%) Heroku
14 15 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (2.78%) Serverless
15 14 (2.59%) IaaS
15 14 (2.59%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.33%) Firewall
2 52 (9.63%) DNS
3 38 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 28 (5.19%) SSL
5 18 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
6 14 (2.59%) HTTP
7 11 (2.04%) VPN
8 10 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (1.85%) Kerberos
8 10 (1.85%) Network Security
9 8 (1.48%) BGP
9 8 (1.48%) Internet
10 7 (1.30%) BIG-IP
10 7 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (1.30%) FabricPath
10 7 (1.30%) HSRP
10 7 (1.30%) OSPF
11 5 (0.93%) Cisco Firepower
11 5 (0.93%) SSH
12 4 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
2 66 (12.22%) MongoDB
3 52 (9.63%) MySQL
4 47 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 44 (8.15%) Big Data
6 32 (5.93%) Relational Database
7 29 (5.37%) NoSQL
8 24 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (3.33%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.41%) SQL Server
11 12 (2.22%) InfluxDB
12 10 (1.85%) Apache Hive
12 10 (1.85%) DB2
12 10 (1.85%) HBase
12 10 (1.85%) Redis
13 6 (1.11%) GIS
14 5 (0.93%) Power BI
15 4 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 487 (90.19%) Jenkins
2 328 (60.74%) Git (software)
3 228 (42.22%) Maven
4 127 (23.52%) JIRA
5 119 (22.04%) SonarQube
6 87 (16.11%) Artifactory
7 82 (15.19%) Bitbucket
8 78 (14.44%) Subversion
9 54 (10.00%) Selenium
10 47 (8.70%) Cucumber
10 47 (8.70%) GitLab
11 46 (8.52%) TeamCity
12 40 (7.41%) Gerrit
13 33 (6.11%) Mockito
14 32 (5.93%) Ant
15 28 (5.19%) Gradle
15 28 (5.19%) JUnit
16 22 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 22 (4.07%) gulp
17 20 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 79 (14.63%) Finance
2 63 (11.67%) Banking
3 24 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 18 (3.33%) Marketing
5 9 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.30%) Electronics
6 7 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.11%) Games
8 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.74%) Automotive
9 4 (0.74%) Back Office
9 4 (0.74%) Front Office
9 4 (0.74%) Retail
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
10 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 292 (54.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 117 (21.67%) Developer
3 85 (15.74%) AWS DevOps
4 74 (13.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 74 (13.70%) AWS Engineer
5 56 (10.37%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 43 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 43 (7.96%) Senior DevOps
7 42 (7.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 39 (7.22%) Consultant
9 32 (5.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 29 (5.37%) DevOps Consultant
11 24 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
12 22 (4.07%) Architect
12 22 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (3.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
15 14 (2.59%) Java Engineer
16 13 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (2.41%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (17.78%) Node.js
2 81 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
3 63 (11.67%) Spring
4 45 (8.33%) REST
5 36 (6.67%) Web Services
6 34 (6.30%) Hibernate
6 34 (6.30%) Middleware
7 33 (6.11%) OSGi
7 33 (6.11%) RESTful
8 31 (5.74%) SOAP
9 30 (5.56%) Sensu
9 30 (5.56%) Spring Boot
10 28 (5.19%) AngularJS
11 26 (4.81%) Kafka
11 26 (4.81%) React
12 25 (4.63%) .NET
12 25 (4.63%) Java EE
13 24 (4.44%) JSR 170
13 24 (4.44%) PowerMock
14 23 (4.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.56%) iPad
2 28 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (2.41%) Public Cloud
5 12 (2.22%) Private Cloud
6 9 (1.67%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.48%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.11%) Equities
8 6 (1.11%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.74%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.74%) User Experience
11 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.56%) Replication
11 3 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.56%) Wiki
12 2 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 272 (50.37%) Linux
2 99 (18.33%) Unix
3 94 (17.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 72 (13.33%) CentOS
5 57 (10.56%) Windows
6 23 (4.26%) Solaris
7 9 (1.67%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.93%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.93%) VMS
10 4 (0.74%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.56%) Android
11 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.37%) Debian
13 1 (0.19%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (73.70%) DevOps
2 295 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (41.48%) Continuous Integration
4 125 (23.15%) Configuration Management
5 114 (21.11%) Scrum
6 92 (17.04%) TDD
7 86 (15.93%) E-Commerce
8 84 (15.56%) BDD
9 74 (13.70%) Deployment Automation
10 66 (12.22%) Test Automation
11 65 (12.04%) Microservices
12 60 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
13 53 (9.81%) Load Balancing
14 52 (9.63%) Kanban
15 45 (8.33%) Content Management
16 44 (8.15%) Software Engineering
16 44 (8.15%) Task Automation
17 43 (7.96%) Coaching
17 43 (7.96%) Mentoring
18 41 (7.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 266 (49.26%) Python
2 224 (41.48%) Java
3 163 (30.19%) Ruby
4 158 (29.26%) Bash Shell
5 87 (16.11%) Groovy
6 63 (11.67%) JavaScript
7 58 (10.74%) Perl
8 28 (5.19%) SQL
9 24 (4.44%) C#
9 24 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 22 (4.07%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.33%) Java 8
11 18 (3.33%) PHP
12 17 (3.15%) C++
13 8 (1.48%) Dart
13 8 (1.48%) Go
14 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.11%) Scala
16 5 (0.93%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 52 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (1.11%) CISSP
3 6 (1.11%) CLAS
3 6 (1.11%) Degree
4 5 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.74%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.37%) APMG
6 2 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.37%) PMP
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
7 1 (0.19%) CCNP
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.85%) GCP
2 34 (6.30%) QA
3 7 (1.30%) SLA
4 6 (1.11%) JSP 440
4 6 (1.11%) RMADS
5 5 (0.93%) MiFID
6 2 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.37%) PMO
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 232 (42.96%) Docker
2 9 (1.67%) Squid
3 8 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.11%) HDFS
6 5 (0.93%) vCloud
7 4 (0.74%) Postfix
7 4 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.74%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.19%) etcd
10 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 260 (48.15%) Ansible
2 204 (37.78%) Puppet
3 165 (30.56%) Kubernetes
4 136 (25.19%) Terraform
5 98 (18.15%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (10.00%) Kibana
6 54 (10.00%) ZABBIX
7 49 (9.07%) logstash
8 41 (7.59%) Consul
9 33 (6.11%) Mesos
10 30 (5.56%) Nagios
11 21 (3.89%) Grafana
11 21 (3.89%) HAProxy
12 20 (3.70%) Rancher
13 18 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
14 16 (2.96%) Uchiwa
15 15 (2.78%) Packer
16 14 (2.59%) Pingdom
17 9 (1.67%) Sysdig
18 8 (1.48%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 93 (17.22%) Red Hat
2 68 (12.59%) Oracle
3 54 (10.00%) Splunk
4 43 (7.96%) Adobe
5 31 (5.74%) IBM
6 28 (5.19%) Microsoft
7 26 (4.81%) AppDynamics
8 24 (4.44%) Coverity
8 24 (4.44%) New Relic
9 23 (4.26%) Atlassian
10 22 (4.07%) Google
11 19 (3.52%) hybris
11 19 (3.52%) MuleSoft
12 18 (3.33%) VMware
13 15 (2.78%) SaltStack
14 14 (2.59%) PagerDuty
14 14 (2.59%) Sonatype
15 11 (2.04%) SAP
16 10 (1.85%) Cisco
16 10 (1.85%) F5