Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 22 October 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 413 416 557
Rank change year-on-year +3 +141 +50
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 269 227 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.49% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.45% 2.50% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 136 91
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £369
90th Percentile £678 £619 £575
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £67.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.37% - -
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £67.50 -
% change year-on-year -30.37% - -

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,982 9,074 9,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 19.97% 17.40% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,988 5,820 5,804
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £563 £544 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 257 234
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.14%
10th Percentile £26.75 £31.15 £25.33
90th Percentile £52.50 £62.51 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%

Sonatype Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Sonatype Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in the UK excluding London

Sonatype Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
North of England +38 87 £525 +35.48% 25
South East -40 47 £525 +5.00% 17
Midlands -23 43 £530 -5.02% 7
Scotland -3 39 £650 +30.00% 2
North West +12 37 £573 +76.15% 16
West Midlands -21 33 £530 -5.02% 7
North East +29 30 £525 +25.37% 6
South West -15 26 £500 -9.09% 10
Yorkshire 0 22 £425 - 3
Wales - 19 £425 - 2
East Midlands +20 10 £550 +10.00%
East of England -2 8 £400 -16.67% 1
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Sonatype Nexus.

1 208 (77.32%) Jenkins
2 194 (72.12%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (65.06%) DevOps
4 167 (62.08%) Git (software)
5 161 (59.85%) Linux
6 157 (58.36%) Ansible
7 133 (49.44%) Amazon AWS
8 125 (46.47%) Maven
9 113 (42.01%) Docker
9 113 (42.01%) Python
10 107 (39.78%) Puppet
11 103 (38.29%) Java
12 94 (34.94%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (30.11%) Scrum
14 75 (27.88%) Kubernetes
14 75 (27.88%) Terraform
15 72 (26.77%) JIRA
16 64 (23.79%) Red Hat
17 63 (23.42%) Configuration Management
17 63 (23.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 57 (21.19%) SonarQube
19 54 (20.07%) Kanban
20 52 (19.33%) Windows
20 52 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
20 52 (19.33%) GitLab
21 49 (18.22%) Subversion
22 48 (17.84%) Opscode Chef
22 48 (17.84%) Bash Shell
23 45 (16.73%) TDD
23 45 (16.73%) Unix

Sonatype Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 43 (15.99%) Confluence
2 32 (11.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (6.32%) Apache
3 17 (6.32%) JBoss
4 12 (4.46%) Apache Spark
5 9 (3.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (2.97%) IIS
7 7 (2.60%) nginx
7 7 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.86%) Anypoint
9 4 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.12%) GemFire
10 3 (1.12%) Mule
10 3 (1.12%) Mule ESB
10 3 (1.12%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.74%) Documentum
11 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) HipChat
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 133 (49.44%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (11.52%) GitHub
4 26 (9.67%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (8.55%) OpenShift
6 19 (7.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (6.69%) Amazon S3
8 17 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (6.32%) IaaS
9 16 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (5.95%) npm
10 15 (5.58%) PaaS
11 14 (5.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (3.35%) NuGet
13 8 (2.97%) Datadog
14 7 (2.60%) Sauce Labs
15 6 (2.23%) Heroku
15 6 (2.23%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (2.23%) Slack
16 4 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.41%) Firewall
2 20 (7.43%) HTTP
3 19 (7.06%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.95%) DNS
5 14 (5.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (2.97%) DSL
6 8 (2.97%) VPN
7 6 (2.23%) Internet
7 6 (2.23%) Multicast
7 6 (2.23%) SAN
8 5 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (1.86%) DMVPN
8 5 (1.86%) SSL
8 5 (1.86%) VXLAN
9 4 (1.49%) VLAN
10 3 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.12%) NAS
10 3 (1.12%) OpenFlow
10 3 (1.12%) SSH
11 2 (0.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.29%) MongoDB
2 16 (5.95%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.20%) Big Data
3 14 (5.20%) Hadoop
4 13 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.09%) MySQL
7 10 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.97%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.49%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.12%) DB2
11 3 (1.12%) Redis
12 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.37%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.37%) Bigtable
13 1 (0.37%) HBase
Development Applications
1 208 (77.32%) Jenkins
2 167 (62.08%) Git (software)
3 125 (46.47%) Maven
4 72 (26.77%) JIRA
5 57 (21.19%) SonarQube
6 52 (19.33%) GitLab
7 49 (18.22%) Subversion
8 42 (15.61%) Artifactory
9 39 (14.50%) Bitbucket
10 26 (9.67%) Cucumber
11 22 (8.18%) Selenium
11 22 (8.18%) TeamCity
12 20 (7.43%) Ant
13 19 (7.06%) JUnit
14 16 (5.95%) JMeter
15 14 (5.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (5.20%) Gradle
15 14 (5.20%) IBM UrbanCode
16 12 (4.46%) Mockito
16 12 (4.46%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (15.61%) Finance
2 12 (4.46%) Banking
3 5 (1.86%) Automotive
3 5 (1.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.49%) Electronics
4 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.49%) Marketing
5 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.74%) Law
5 2 (0.74%) Publishing
6 1 (0.37%) Avionics
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (44.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (20.82%) Developer
3 31 (11.52%) AWS DevOps
3 31 (11.52%) AWS Engineer
4 30 (11.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 25 (9.29%) Java Developer
6 20 (7.43%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 16 (5.95%) Architect
8 14 (5.20%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (4.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (4.46%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.72%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (2.97%) Administrator
12 8 (2.97%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (2.97%) Platform Engineer
13 7 (2.60%) Consultant
13 7 (2.60%) Java Architect
13 7 (2.60%) Lead Architect
14 6 (2.23%) Cloud Developer
14 6 (2.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.13%) Spring
2 34 (12.64%) Node.js
3 31 (11.52%) Middleware
4 28 (10.41%) Elastic Stack
5 26 (9.67%) JSON
6 23 (8.55%) REST
7 22 (8.18%) SOAP
7 22 (8.18%) Spring Boot
8 18 (6.69%) AngularJS
9 17 (6.32%) Hibernate
9 17 (6.32%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (5.95%) .NET
11 15 (5.58%) XML
12 14 (5.20%) HTML
12 14 (5.20%) Java EE
13 12 (4.46%) Web Services
14 11 (4.09%) Kafka
14 11 (4.09%) RESTful
15 10 (3.72%) J2EE
15 10 (3.72%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (7.06%) iPad
3 17 (6.32%) User Experience
4 11 (4.09%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.86%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Smart City
9 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.37%) Fintech
10 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 161 (59.85%) Linux
2 63 (23.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (19.33%) Windows
4 45 (16.73%) Unix
5 37 (13.75%) CentOS
6 8 (2.97%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.23%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.12%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) AIX
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (72.12%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (65.06%) DevOps
3 94 (34.94%) Continuous Integration
4 81 (30.11%) Scrum
5 63 (23.42%) Configuration Management
6 54 (20.07%) Kanban
7 52 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 45 (16.73%) TDD
9 40 (14.87%) Open Source
10 38 (14.13%) Software Engineering
11 37 (13.75%) Test Automation
12 36 (13.38%) Coaching
13 34 (12.64%) Waterfall
14 32 (11.90%) SOA
15 31 (11.52%) Deployment Automation
16 30 (11.15%) BDD
17 26 (9.67%) Task Automation
18 23 (8.55%) Mentoring
18 23 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
19 22 (8.18%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 113 (42.01%) Python
2 103 (38.29%) Java
3 48 (17.84%) Bash Shell
4 45 (16.73%) Perl
5 42 (15.61%) Groovy
6 34 (12.64%) Ruby
7 21 (7.81%) JavaScript
8 17 (6.32%) SQL
9 13 (4.83%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.09%) Java 8
11 7 (2.60%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.86%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.49%) C++
14 3 (1.12%) Delphi
14 3 (1.12%) R
15 2 (0.74%) C#
15 2 (0.74%) Korn
15 2 (0.74%) PHP
15 2 (0.74%) Scala
16 1 (0.37%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (8.92%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.49%) CCNP
6 3 (1.12%) CCIE
6 3 (1.12%) CCNA
6 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.74%) Degree
7 2 (0.74%) MCITP
7 2 (0.74%) MCSA
7 2 (0.74%) MCSE
7 2 (0.74%) VCP6
8 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 113 (42.01%) Docker
2 10 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.86%) Postfix
4 4 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.49%) iptables
4 4 (1.49%) vCloud
5 3 (1.12%) KVM
5 3 (1.12%) NFS
6 2 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.37%) etcd
7 1 (0.37%) HDFS
7 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.37%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 157 (58.36%) Ansible
2 107 (39.78%) Puppet
3 75 (27.88%) Kubernetes
3 75 (27.88%) Terraform
4 48 (17.84%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (7.06%) Consul
5 19 (7.06%) ZABBIX
6 13 (4.83%) Nagios
7 12 (4.46%) Mesos
8 9 (3.35%) Grafana
9 8 (2.97%) HAProxy
10 7 (2.60%) Kibana
10 7 (2.60%) Rundeck
11 6 (2.23%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (1.86%) logstash
12 5 (1.86%) Packer
13 4 (1.49%) Rancher
13 4 (1.49%) vCenter Server
14 3 (1.12%) CloudHub
15 2 (0.74%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 64 (23.79%) Red Hat
2 28 (10.41%) Oracle
3 25 (9.29%) Black Duck
3 25 (9.29%) Splunk
4 24 (8.92%) IBM
5 20 (7.43%) VMware
6 19 (7.06%) AppDynamics
7 18 (6.69%) Atlassian
8 15 (5.58%) Microsoft
9 14 (5.20%) Cisco
10 12 (4.46%) Dynatrace
11 11 (4.09%) Google
11 11 (4.09%) SAP
12 10 (3.72%) SaltStack
13 9 (3.35%) Adobe
13 9 (3.35%) Coverity
13 9 (3.35%) MuleSoft
14 8 (2.97%) Juniper
15 7 (2.60%) New Relic
15 7 (2.60%) Veracode