Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Artifactory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Artifactory over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 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.

JFrog Artifactory
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 202 207
Rank change year-on-year +31 +5 +29
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 36 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.40% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 1.97% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 1
North West median daily rate £471 £495 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.85% +22.22% -
England median daily rate £538 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -2.23% +7.32% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
North West median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Artifactory 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 803 1,216 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.06% 20.31% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 824 666
North West median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% +3.69% +1.91%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £288
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 48
North West median hourly rate £42.00 £36.88 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.90% -8.95% -0.61%
10th Percentile £40.25 £27.38 £35.00
90th Percentile £47.60 £47.75 £46.45
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Artifactory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Artifactory in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Artifactory in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Artifactory in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artifactory in the North West over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Artifactory in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artifactory in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Artifactory in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artifactory within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Manchester +38 31 £475 +2.70% 1
Lancashire +1 5 £467 -5.66%
Artifactory
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Artifactory 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 North West region with a requirement for Artifactory.

1 28 (77.78%) DevOps
2 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 20 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 18 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 17 (47.22%) Java
5 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (44.44%) Python
7 14 (38.89%) Maven
7 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
8 13 (36.11%) Robot Framework
8 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
9 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 11 (30.56%) Scrum
10 11 (30.56%) Azure
11 10 (27.78%) Spring
12 9 (25.00%) Subversion
12 9 (25.00%) AWS
12 9 (25.00%) SonarQube
12 9 (25.00%) Spring Boot
13 8 (22.22%) Software Delivery
13 8 (22.22%) Dropwizard
13 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
13 8 (22.22%) Apache CXF
13 8 (22.22%) Node.js
13 8 (22.22%) Build Automation
13 8 (22.22%) GitHub
13 8 (22.22%) GitLab
13 8 (22.22%) JAX-RS
13 8 (22.22%) TDD
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Azure
2 9 (25.00%) AWS
3 8 (22.22%) GitHub
4 3 (8.33%) Kong
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (5.56%) npm
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (2.78%) GCP
6 1 (2.78%) Serverless
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 18 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (38.89%) Maven
4 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 13 (36.11%) Robot Framework
5 9 (25.00%) SonarQube
5 9 (25.00%) Subversion
6 8 (22.22%) GitLab
7 7 (19.44%) gulp
8 6 (16.67%) Ant
8 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 5 (13.89%) Gradle
9 5 (13.89%) JUnit
10 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
10 3 (8.33%) JIRA
10 3 (8.33%) Selenium
11 2 (5.56%) Grunt
11 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
12 1 (2.78%) FishEye
12 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (2.78%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Spring
2 9 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 8 (22.22%) Apache CXF
3 8 (22.22%) Dropwizard
3 8 (22.22%) JAX-RS
3 8 (22.22%) Node.js
4 7 (19.44%) Mongoose
5 6 (16.67%) Express
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) Java EE
6 5 (13.89%) Kafka
6 5 (13.89%) LESS
6 5 (13.89%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (13.89%) Sass
6 5 (13.89%) Sequelize
7 3 (8.33%) FreeMarker
7 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 3 (8.33%) Nunjucks
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 3 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) DevOps
2 20 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 11 (30.56%) Scrum
6 8 (22.22%) Build Automation
6 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 8 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 7 (19.44%) OO
7 7 (19.44%) OOP
7 7 (19.44%) Web Application Development
8 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (16.67%) Microservices
9 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 5 (13.89%) Sprint Planning
9 5 (13.89%) Sprint Retrospective
10 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) Python
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Fortran
6 1 (2.78%) Go
6 1 (2.78%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) Terraform
3 2 (5.56%) Prometheus
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Grafana
4 1 (2.78%) Istio
4 1 (2.78%) Kibana
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
4 1 (2.78%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) Coverity