Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 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.

JFrog Artifactory
England > North West
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 199 229
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 +5
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 26 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.017% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.15% 0.10% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
North West median daily rate £495 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
England median daily rate £550 £516 £475
% change year-on-year +6.54% +8.68% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 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 1,210 986 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.30% 16.90% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 672 659
North West median daily rate £418 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +0.65%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £274
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 30
North West median hourly rate £35.63 £40.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.94% -1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £27.13 £35.00 £27.88
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.30 £44.85
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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
Lancashire - 16 £495 - 2
Manchester - 7 £463 - 1
Artifactory
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 25 (96.15%) Git (software)
2 21 (80.77%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (80.77%) Puppet
3 20 (76.92%) DevOps
4 19 (73.08%) Ruby
4 19 (73.08%) SQL
4 19 (73.08%) Python
4 19 (73.08%) Linux
5 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
5 17 (65.38%) Continuous Deployment
5 17 (65.38%) Shell Script
5 17 (65.38%) Middleware
5 17 (65.38%) VMware
5 17 (65.38%) Tuxedo
5 17 (65.38%) Perl
5 17 (65.38%) Oracle
5 17 (65.38%) Windows
5 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
7 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (23.08%) Microservices
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) Open Source
10 5 (19.23%) Spring
10 5 (19.23%) Spring Boot
10 5 (19.23%) Node.js
10 5 (19.23%) Kafka

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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 17 (65.38%) Tuxedo
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Confluence
4 2 (7.69%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) Slack
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Blockchain
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (11.54%) GitLab
3 3 (11.54%) gulp
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Backend Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Middleware
2 7 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (19.23%) Kafka
3 5 (19.23%) Node.js
3 5 (19.23%) Spring
3 5 (19.23%) Spring Boot
4 3 (11.54%) Apache CXF
4 3 (11.54%) Dropwizard
4 3 (11.54%) Express
4 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.54%) JAX-RS
4 3 (11.54%) Mongoose
4 3 (11.54%) Sequelize
5 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (7.69%) REST
5 2 (7.69%) Spring Batch
5 2 (7.69%) Spring Security
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) DevOps
2 17 (65.38%) Continuous Deployment
2 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) Microservices
4 5 (19.23%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) SFIA
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Python
1 19 (73.08%) Ruby
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Perl
2 17 (65.38%) Shell Script
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (80.77%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Grafana
2 2 (7.69%) Graylog
2 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.69%) Kibana
2 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) logstash
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) OpenText