Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 468 353 397
Rank change year-on-year -115 +44 +69
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 200 646 586
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 3.46% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 402 382
Median daily rate £538 £550 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £401 £441 £400
90th Percentile £660 £738 £668
UK median daily rate £533 £550 £530
% change year-on-year -3.18% +3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -36.36% -
10th Percentile £37.35 £35.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £56.45 £35.00 £68.25
UK median hourly rate £48.50 £39.59 £55.00
% change year-on-year +22.51% -28.02% -

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 9,793 18,684 18,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.62% 21.08% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,443 12,745 12,703
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £331 £338 £314
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £488 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 262 206
Median hourly rate £41.75 £43.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.91% -3.91% +9.15%
10th Percentile £18.25 £23.25 £29.50
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% -3.37% +8.54%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 -39 104 £540 -10.00% 22
South East +54 33 £500 -9.09% 6
North of England -30 26 £410 -19.21% 10
South West +6 20 £526 -4.32%
Yorkshire +20 14 £473 -3.08% 3
East of England +23 10 £550 -16.67% 3
North East +13 8 £340 -35.85%
Midlands +19 7 £500 -5.66% 1
West Midlands +17 7 £500 -9.09% 1
North West -14 4 £625 +14.94% 7
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 141 (70.50%) Jenkins
2 129 (64.50%) Git (software)
3 106 (53.00%) DevOps
4 103 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (49.00%) Ansible
6 74 (37.00%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (36.50%) Java
8 69 (34.50%) AWS
9 67 (33.50%) Terraform
10 65 (32.50%) JIRA
11 61 (30.50%) Finance
12 60 (30.00%) Azure
13 56 (28.00%) Linux
14 55 (27.50%) Python
15 53 (26.50%) Scrum
15 53 (26.50%) Docker
16 52 (26.00%) Kubernetes
17 47 (23.50%) Microservices
17 47 (23.50%) Banking
18 46 (23.00%) Kafka
19 45 (22.50%) Puppet
20 44 (22.00%) Maven
21 43 (21.50%) Opscode Chef
22 42 (21.00%) Artifactory
23 40 (20.00%) Test Automation
24 38 (19.00%) SonarQube
25 35 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
25 35 (17.50%) GitHub
26 34 (17.00%) Node.js
26 34 (17.00%) Cisco

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 30 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 26 (13.00%) Confluence
3 23 (11.50%) Apache
4 9 (4.50%) nginx
4 9 (4.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.50%) GemFire
7 4 (2.00%) IIS
8 3 (1.50%) JBoss
8 3 (1.50%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.00%) WildFly
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Fuse
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 69 (34.50%) AWS
2 60 (30.00%) Azure
3 35 (17.50%) GitHub
4 27 (13.50%) GCP
5 19 (9.50%) Amazon EKS
6 16 (8.00%) Amazon ECS
7 14 (7.00%) OpenShift
8 11 (5.50%) Amazon S3
9 10 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
9 10 (5.00%) Slack
10 9 (4.50%) Datadog
11 8 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (4.00%) PaaS
12 7 (3.50%) IaaS
12 7 (3.50%) Kong
12 7 (3.50%) SonarCloud
12 7 (3.50%) TestFlight
13 6 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (10.50%) VPN
3 20 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 20 (10.00%) LAN
3 20 (10.00%) NX-OS
4 19 (9.50%) BGP
4 19 (9.50%) Junos
4 19 (9.50%) Wireshark
5 17 (8.50%) Cisco ISE
5 17 (8.50%) Multicast
5 17 (8.50%) OSPF
5 17 (8.50%) TCP/IP
5 17 (8.50%) WLAN
6 16 (8.00%) EIGRP
6 16 (8.00%) Ethernet
6 16 (8.00%) IGMP
6 16 (8.00%) MPLS
6 16 (8.00%) Wireless
7 15 (7.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 15 (7.50%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.50%) Apache Hive
1 21 (10.50%) Hadoop
2 20 (10.00%) Big Data
3 15 (7.50%) HBase
3 15 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (4.50%) MySQL
6 8 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (3.00%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (2.50%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (2.50%) MariaDB
9 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.50%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.50%) Star Schema
10 4 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
11 3 (1.50%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 141 (70.50%) Jenkins
2 129 (64.50%) Git (software)
3 65 (32.50%) JIRA
4 44 (22.00%) Maven
5 42 (21.00%) Artifactory
6 38 (19.00%) SonarQube
7 22 (11.00%) CircleCI
8 21 (10.50%) GitLab
9 19 (9.50%) Bitbucket
10 18 (9.00%) Cucumber
10 18 (9.00%) IBM UrbanCode
11 13 (6.50%) TeamCity
11 13 (6.50%) Xcode
12 12 (6.00%) Selenium
13 11 (5.50%) CocoaPods
13 11 (5.50%) Gradle
14 9 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (4.50%) Vagrant
15 8 (4.00%) JMeter
15 8 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 61 (30.50%) Finance
2 47 (23.50%) Banking
3 22 (11.00%) Front Office
4 19 (9.50%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.50%) Marketing
5 7 (3.50%) Retail
6 4 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.00%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.00%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Police
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (28.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (15.50%) Developer
3 28 (14.00%) Network Engineer
4 23 (11.50%) Platform Engineer
5 16 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (8.00%) Data Engineer
6 15 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
7 14 (7.00%) Juniper Engineer
8 13 (6.50%) Automation Engineer
8 13 (6.50%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) iOS Developer
10 11 (5.50%) Azure DevOps
11 10 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
12 9 (4.50%) Architect
13 8 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.00%) Kafka
2 34 (17.00%) Node.js
3 29 (14.50%) .NET
4 23 (11.50%) REST
5 19 (9.50%) Spring
6 16 (8.00%) JSON
7 15 (7.50%) 802.1X
8 14 (7.00%) Spring Boot
9 12 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (4.50%) React
11 8 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.00%) Middleware
12 7 (3.50%) Core Data
12 7 (3.50%) HTML
12 7 (3.50%) React Native
12 7 (3.50%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (3.00%) CSS
14 5 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
14 5 (2.50%) WireMock
15 4 (2.00%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.50%) Cloud Native
2 14 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.50%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.50%) Private Cloud
4 11 (5.50%) User Experience
5 10 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (4.50%) Public Cloud
7 8 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.50%) iPad
9 6 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (2.50%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.50%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.00%) Market Risk
12 2 (1.00%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.50%) Clustering
13 1 (0.50%) Equities
13 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.00%) Linux
2 29 (14.50%) Windows
3 19 (9.50%) CentOS
4 15 (7.50%) CoreOS
5 14 (7.00%) Apple iOS
6 11 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.50%) Android
7 7 (3.50%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.00%) Unix
9 2 (1.00%) Solaris
9 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (53.00%) DevOps
2 103 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (37.00%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (26.50%) Scrum
5 47 (23.50%) Microservices
6 40 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 31 (15.50%) BDD
8 29 (14.50%) TDD
9 28 (14.00%) Analytics
10 27 (13.50%) Change Management
11 26 (13.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 26 (13.00%) Infrastructure Automation
11 26 (13.00%) Mentoring
12 23 (11.50%) Kanban
13 22 (11.00%) Configuration Management
14 21 (10.50%) Data Modelling
14 21 (10.50%) ITIL
14 21 (10.50%) SDLC
15 19 (9.50%) Software Engineering
16 16 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (36.50%) Java
2 55 (27.50%) Python
3 34 (17.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (16.00%) SQL
5 28 (14.00%) Perl
6 27 (13.50%) Bash Shell
7 25 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 23 (11.50%) C
9 18 (9.00%) Go
10 16 (8.00%) Groovy
11 15 (7.50%) Rust
12 14 (7.00%) Scala
13 13 (6.50%) Apple Swift
13 13 (6.50%) C#
14 12 (6.00%) Ruby
15 11 (5.50%) R
16 10 (5.00%) Shell Script
17 7 (3.50%) C++
17 7 (3.50%) Java 8
17 7 (3.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (8.50%) CCNP
3 15 (7.50%) CCNA
3 15 (7.50%) Degree
4 12 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.50%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.50%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.50%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.50%) CCIE
8 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.00%) MCTS
8 2 (1.00%) OCP
8 2 (1.00%) OCPJP
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.00%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.50%) CISA
9 1 (0.50%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.50%) ISSMP
9 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.50%) IFRS
3 1 (0.50%) NIST
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (26.50%) Docker
2 14 (7.00%) HDFS
2 14 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.50%) VMware NSX
4 3 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.00%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.50%) KVM
6 1 (0.50%) NFS
6 1 (0.50%) SRDF
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 98 (49.00%) Ansible
2 67 (33.50%) Terraform
3 52 (26.00%) Kubernetes
4 45 (22.50%) Puppet
5 43 (21.50%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (11.50%) Nagios
7 18 (9.00%) ZABBIX
8 15 (7.50%) Cacti
8 15 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
8 15 (7.50%) Hadoop YARN
8 15 (7.50%) NetMRI
8 15 (7.50%) Statseeker
9 10 (5.00%) Packer
10 9 (4.50%) vRealize
11 7 (3.50%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (3.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 5 (2.50%) Grafana
12 5 (2.50%) Kibana
13 4 (2.00%) FortiGate
14 2 (1.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (17.00%) Cisco
2 26 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.50%) Splunk
4 19 (9.50%) Juniper
5 17 (8.50%) Oracle
6 16 (8.00%) NetScout
6 16 (8.00%) Solarflare
6 16 (8.00%) VMware
7 15 (7.50%) Confluent
7 15 (7.50%) Veracode
8 12 (6.00%) Hortonworks
9 10 (5.00%) AppDynamics
9 10 (5.00%) Google
10 8 (4.00%) New Relic
11 7 (3.50%) Apple
11 7 (3.50%) Xamarin
12 6 (3.00%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (3.00%) Talend
13 4 (2.00%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.00%) Fortinet