Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 349 372 441
Rank change year-on-year +23 +69 +23
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 173 547 495
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.06% 3.47% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 327 321
Median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - +5.77%
10th Percentile £355 £400 £403
90th Percentile £625 £689 £713
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £47.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year - -25.53% -

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 5,652 15,760 19,227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.46% 19.02% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,688 10,398 13,310
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £340 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 232 204
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +6.19% +3.99%
10th Percentile £25.80 £23.25 £26.33
90th Percentile £57.50 £55.50 £54.63
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +2.72%

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 12 August 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 12 August 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 12 August 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 +58 89 £500 -13.04% 9
North of England +49 41 £480 -4.00% 10
Yorkshire +47 34 £495 -1.98% 7
South East +127 21 £450 - 4
East of England +72 8 £600 -8.40% 3
Midlands +78 7 £260 -48.00% 3
East Midlands +53 6 £250 -34.21% 1
South West +32 5 £528 +0.48% 4
North East +42 4 £499 -16.92% 1
North West +54 3 £363 -22.38% 2
West Midlands +76 1 £400 -20.00% 2
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 126 (72.83%) Jenkins
2 113 (65.32%) Git (software)
3 104 (60.12%) DevOps
4 93 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (43.93%) JIRA
6 74 (42.77%) AWS
7 73 (42.20%) Java
8 65 (37.57%) Confluence
9 63 (36.42%) Ansible
10 61 (35.26%) Scrum
11 57 (32.95%) Docker
12 56 (32.37%) GitHub
13 54 (31.21%) Python
14 51 (29.48%) Maven
15 50 (28.90%) Linux
16 49 (28.32%) Azure
17 47 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
18 46 (26.59%) Node.js
18 46 (26.59%) REST
19 45 (26.01%) Kanban
19 45 (26.01%) Test Automation
20 42 (24.28%) SonarQube
21 41 (23.70%) Terraform
22 40 (23.12%) Bitbucket
22 40 (23.12%) Spring
23 37 (21.39%) SQL
24 36 (20.81%) JSON
25 35 (20.23%) Finance
26 34 (19.65%) Kubernetes
26 34 (19.65%) Microservices

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 65 (37.57%) Confluence
2 19 (10.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (9.83%) Mule
4 12 (6.94%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.62%) Apache
6 7 (4.05%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.73%) nginx
9 3 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.16%) CMS
10 2 (1.16%) GemFire
10 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.16%) WildFly
11 1 (0.58%) JBoss
11 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 74 (42.77%) AWS
2 56 (32.37%) GitHub
3 49 (28.32%) Azure
4 33 (19.08%) Slack
5 25 (14.45%) GCP
6 14 (8.09%) npm
7 13 (7.51%) OpenShift
8 12 (6.94%) Kong
9 10 (5.78%) Amazon S3
10 8 (4.62%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (4.62%) IaaS
11 7 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
11 7 (4.05%) Power Platform
11 7 (4.05%) PowerApps
12 6 (3.47%) Amazon EKS
12 6 (3.47%) PaaS
13 5 (2.89%) NuGet
14 4 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (2.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (1.73%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.29%) SSL
2 22 (12.72%) Firewall
3 21 (12.14%) DNS
4 13 (7.51%) Internet
5 11 (6.36%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (4.62%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (3.47%) S/MIME
8 4 (2.31%) BGP
8 4 (2.31%) DHCP
8 4 (2.31%) HTTP
8 4 (2.31%) Intranet
8 4 (2.31%) Network Security
8 4 (2.31%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (2.31%) OSPF
8 4 (2.31%) SAN
8 4 (2.31%) VLAN
9 3 (1.73%) DSL
9 3 (1.73%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) MongoDB
2 12 (6.94%) Hadoop
3 10 (5.78%) MySQL
4 9 (5.20%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.62%) Amazon Aurora
5 8 (4.62%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.05%) Cosmos DB
6 7 (4.05%) Power BI
7 6 (3.47%) Big Data
7 6 (3.47%) Star Schema
8 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.31%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.16%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 126 (72.83%) Jenkins
2 113 (65.32%) Git (software)
3 76 (43.93%) JIRA
4 51 (29.48%) Maven
5 42 (24.28%) SonarQube
6 40 (23.12%) Bitbucket
7 26 (15.03%) GitLab
8 25 (14.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (14.45%) JUnit
9 22 (12.72%) Artifactory
9 22 (12.72%) Selenium
10 20 (11.56%) CocoaPods
10 20 (11.56%) Xcode
11 19 (10.98%) Mockito
12 10 (5.78%) Cucumber
12 10 (5.78%) JMeter
12 10 (5.78%) Subversion
13 9 (5.20%) Gatling
14 8 (4.62%) Android Studio
14 8 (4.62%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (20.23%) Finance
2 26 (15.03%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.31%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.31%) Police
5 2 (1.16%) Front Office
5 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (24.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (22.54%) Developer
3 15 (8.67%) Administrator
4 14 (8.09%) iOS Developer
5 10 (5.78%) Architect
5 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) Test Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Data Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) DevOps Administrator
7 8 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.62%) JIRA Administrator
8 7 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.47%) Applications Architect
9 6 (3.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Consultant
9 6 (3.47%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Security Architect
10 5 (2.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (26.59%) Node.js
1 46 (26.59%) REST
2 40 (23.12%) Spring
3 36 (20.81%) JSON
4 32 (18.50%) Spring Boot
5 22 (12.72%) Kafka
6 21 (12.14%) WireMock
7 20 (11.56%) .NET
7 20 (11.56%) Express
8 17 (9.83%) React
9 14 (8.09%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (8.09%) Redux
10 13 (7.51%) Enzyme
10 13 (7.51%) Jest
11 10 (5.78%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.20%) Apache CXF
12 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.20%) Dropwizard
12 9 (5.20%) Hibernate
12 9 (5.20%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.92%) Mobile App
2 17 (9.83%) User Experience
3 9 (5.20%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.62%) Private Cloud
5 7 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.05%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.47%) PKI
6 6 (3.47%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.31%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.31%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.58%) Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.90%) Linux
2 30 (17.34%) Windows
3 21 (12.14%) Apple iOS
4 13 (7.51%) Android
5 11 (6.36%) CentOS
6 8 (4.62%) Unix
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.31%) CoreOS
8 4 (2.31%) Debian
8 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (60.12%) DevOps
2 93 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (35.26%) Scrum
4 47 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (26.01%) Kanban
5 45 (26.01%) Test Automation
6 34 (19.65%) Microservices
7 22 (12.72%) Pair Programming
8 21 (12.14%) TDD
9 20 (11.56%) iOS Development
10 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure as Code
10 18 (10.40%) Open Source
10 18 (10.40%) Technical Leadership
11 17 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (9.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 17 (9.83%) Security Testing
12 16 (9.25%) Change Management
12 16 (9.25%) Software Engineering
13 15 (8.67%) BDD
14 14 (8.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 73 (42.20%) Java
2 54 (31.21%) Python
3 37 (21.39%) SQL
4 27 (15.61%) JavaScript
5 25 (14.45%) PowerShell
6 22 (12.72%) Shell Script
7 20 (11.56%) Apple Swift
8 16 (9.25%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.67%) C#
10 13 (7.51%) ES6
11 11 (6.36%) Java 8
11 11 (6.36%) Ruby
12 10 (5.78%) Groovy
12 10 (5.78%) R
13 8 (4.62%) Kotlin
14 7 (4.05%) Go
15 6 (3.47%) Perl
15 6 (3.47%) Scala
16 5 (2.89%) C
17 4 (2.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.31%) Degree
4 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.73%) CCNP
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.16%) CCIE
7 1 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.58%) CCDA
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) CCSP
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.58%) OCP
7 1 (0.58%) SANS
7 1 (0.58%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.83%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.58%) IFRS
3 1 (0.58%) NCSC
3 1 (0.58%) NIST
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (32.95%) Docker
2 6 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.73%) vSphere
4 2 (1.16%) HDFS
4 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.58%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 63 (36.42%) Ansible
2 41 (23.70%) Terraform
3 34 (19.65%) Kubernetes
4 15 (8.67%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (8.09%) Puppet
6 6 (3.47%) vRealize
7 4 (2.31%) Packer
7 4 (2.31%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 4 (2.31%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.73%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.73%) Grafana
8 3 (1.73%) Kibana
8 3 (1.73%) Nagios
9 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.16%) Istio
9 2 (1.16%) Rancher
10 1 (0.58%) Argo
10 1 (0.58%) Consul
10 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.58%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (19.08%) Microsoft
1 33 (19.08%) Splunk
2 30 (17.34%) AppDynamics
3 13 (7.51%) Atlassian
3 13 (7.51%) Blue Coat
3 13 (7.51%) F5
4 12 (6.94%) Google
4 12 (6.94%) VMware
5 10 (5.78%) Veracode
6 9 (5.20%) Talend
7 7 (4.05%) Cisco
8 6 (3.47%) Databricks
8 6 (3.47%) Oracle
9 4 (2.31%) Confluent
9 4 (2.31%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.73%) IBM
10 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.73%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.73%) Sonatype
10 3 (1.73%) Sophos