Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 434 407 570
Rank change year-on-year -27 +163 +14
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 255 248 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.46% 0.46% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 2.63% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 135 71
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +28.21%
10th Percentile £376 £363 £352
90th Percentile £675 £665 £600
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £505
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.69% - -
UK median hourly rate £45.59 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year -24.02% - -

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 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 11,328 9,437 8,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.28% 17.61% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,194 6,055 5,541
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 241 229
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +6.10% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31.18 £29.50 £23.80
90th Percentile £56.15 £62.00 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -7 69 £530 +17.78% 33
Midlands -8 57 £530 -11.67% 7
South East -44 54 £550 +10.00% 12
West Midlands -16 48 £530 -11.67% 5
North West -12 34 £585 +39.29% 12
North East +16 33 £525 -8.70% 5
South West -16 31 £500 +8.11% 13
Scotland +1 23 £725 +81.25% 4
Wales - 15 £425 -
East Midlands +11 9 £550 +10.00% 2
East of England -13 6 £351 +0.36%
Yorkshire -24 4 - - 16
Sonatype Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 199 (78.04%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (71.37%) Jenkins
3 173 (67.84%) DevOps
4 171 (67.06%) Git (software)
5 162 (63.53%) Ansible
6 156 (61.18%) Linux
7 139 (54.51%) Amazon AWS
8 124 (48.63%) Puppet
9 119 (46.67%) Maven
10 113 (44.31%) Docker
11 98 (38.43%) Python
12 87 (34.12%) Scrum
13 81 (31.76%) Java
14 77 (30.20%) Continuous Integration
15 75 (29.41%) Red Hat
16 74 (29.02%) Configuration Management
17 73 (28.63%) Windows
17 73 (28.63%) JIRA
18 72 (28.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 66 (25.88%) Test Automation
20 64 (25.10%) Subversion
21 59 (23.14%) Kanban
21 59 (23.14%) Perl
21 59 (23.14%) Kubernetes
22 58 (22.75%) SOA
23 55 (21.57%) Terraform
24 53 (20.78%) GitLab
24 53 (20.78%) Oracle
25 51 (20.00%) Open Source
25 51 (20.00%) Confluence

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 51 (20.00%) Confluence
2 31 (12.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 20 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (6.67%) JBoss
5 9 (3.53%) Apache
6 7 (2.75%) IIS
7 6 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.96%) Documentum
9 4 (1.57%) CMS
9 4 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.18%) GemFire
10 3 (1.18%) Mule
10 3 (1.18%) Mule ESB
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.78%) nginx
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) HipChat
1 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.78%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 139 (54.51%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (8.63%) OpenShift
4 19 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (6.27%) GitHub
6 15 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (5.10%) PaaS
8 12 (4.71%) IaaS
9 11 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (4.31%) Amazon S3
10 9 (3.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (3.53%) Datadog
10 9 (3.53%) Serverless
11 8 (3.14%) npm
12 7 (2.75%) NuGet
12 7 (2.75%) SaaS
12 7 (2.75%) Slack
13 5 (1.96%) Sauce Labs
14 2 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.16%) Firewall
2 18 (7.06%) DSL
3 15 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (5.10%) VLAN
5 12 (4.71%) HTTP
6 11 (4.31%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.92%) DNS
8 6 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (2.35%) DMVPN
8 6 (2.35%) Multicast
8 6 (2.35%) VXLAN
9 5 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (1.96%) SAN
10 4 (1.57%) OpenFlow
10 4 (1.57%) OpenVPN
11 3 (1.18%) NAS
12 2 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.78%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.78%) SSH
12 2 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.02%) Oracle Database
2 20 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.53%) MySQL
6 9 (3.53%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.35%) Big Data
8 4 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.57%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.18%) DB2
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.78%) Redis
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.39%) HBase
Development Applications
1 182 (71.37%) Jenkins
2 171 (67.06%) Git (software)
3 119 (46.67%) Maven
4 73 (28.63%) JIRA
5 64 (25.10%) Subversion
6 53 (20.78%) GitLab
7 45 (17.65%) SonarQube
8 35 (13.73%) Artifactory
9 29 (11.37%) Cucumber
10 26 (10.20%) Bitbucket
11 20 (7.84%) JUnit
11 20 (7.84%) Selenium
12 16 (6.27%) Gradle
12 16 (6.27%) JMeter
12 16 (6.27%) TeamCity
13 13 (5.10%) Ant
14 9 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (3.53%) IBM UrbanCode
14 9 (3.53%) Vagrant
15 7 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 41 (16.08%) Finance
2 6 (2.35%) Banking
3 4 (1.57%) Automotive
3 4 (1.57%) Law
4 3 (1.18%) Marketing
5 2 (0.78%) Electronics
5 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.78%) Publishing
5 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Avionics
6 1 (0.39%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (50.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (15.29%) Developer
3 35 (13.73%) AWS DevOps
3 35 (13.73%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (12.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 22 (8.63%) Architect
5 22 (8.63%) Senior DevOps
5 22 (8.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 20 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 11 (4.31%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 7 (2.75%) Consultant
8 7 (2.75%) Java Architect
8 7 (2.75%) Lead Architect
8 7 (2.75%) Platform Engineer
8 7 (2.75%) Technical Architect
9 6 (2.35%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (1.96%) DevOps Consultant
10 5 (1.96%) Programme Manager
10 5 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.51%) Middleware
2 33 (12.94%) XML
3 31 (12.16%) Spring
4 30 (11.76%) YAML
5 29 (11.37%) Elastic Stack
6 27 (10.59%) JSON
7 22 (8.63%) REST
8 21 (8.24%) SOAP
9 18 (7.06%) HTML
9 18 (7.06%) Node.js
10 17 (6.67%) Web Services
11 16 (6.27%) Hibernate
11 16 (6.27%) Java EE
12 13 (5.10%) .NET
12 13 (5.10%) Spring Boot
13 11 (4.31%) AngularJS
13 11 (4.31%) RESTful
14 9 (3.53%) J2EE
14 9 (3.53%) JSP
14 9 (3.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.37%) Hybrid Cloud
2 27 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (9.02%) User Experience
4 7 (2.75%) iPad
4 7 (2.75%) Private Cloud
5 5 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.78%) Smart City
8 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.39%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.39%) Fintech
9 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 156 (61.18%) Linux
2 73 (28.63%) Windows
3 72 (28.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (15.29%) Unix
5 30 (11.76%) CentOS
6 7 (2.75%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.18%) Android
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.78%) AIX
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (78.04%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (67.84%) DevOps
3 87 (34.12%) Scrum
4 77 (30.20%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (29.02%) Configuration Management
6 66 (25.88%) Test Automation
7 59 (23.14%) Kanban
8 58 (22.75%) SOA
9 51 (20.00%) Open Source
10 48 (18.82%) Deployment Automation
10 48 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (15.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 38 (14.90%) Task Automation
12 38 (14.90%) TDD
13 31 (12.16%) Coaching
14 29 (11.37%) SDLC
15 28 (10.98%) Waterfall
16 26 (10.20%) Software Engineering
17 21 (8.24%) Mentoring
18 20 (7.84%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 98 (38.43%) Python
2 81 (31.76%) Java
3 59 (23.14%) Perl
4 40 (15.69%) Ruby
5 33 (12.94%) Groovy
6 30 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 22 (8.63%) JavaScript
8 16 (6.27%) SQL
9 12 (4.71%) Java 8
10 6 (2.35%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.57%) Korn
11 4 (1.57%) R
12 3 (1.18%) Delphi
12 3 (1.18%) PHP
12 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) AWK
14 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.57%) CCNP
6 3 (1.18%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.18%) CCIE
7 2 (0.78%) CCNA
7 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.78%) Degree
7 2 (0.78%) MCITP
7 2 (0.78%) MCSA
7 2 (0.78%) MCSE
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.78%) VCP6
8 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.10%) QA
System Software
1 113 (44.31%) Docker
2 7 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.35%) Postfix
4 5 (1.96%) OpenAM
4 5 (1.96%) OpenDJ
4 5 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.57%) KVM
5 4 (1.57%) vCloud
6 3 (1.18%) iptables
7 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.78%) NFS
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 162 (63.53%) Ansible
2 124 (48.63%) Puppet
3 59 (23.14%) Kubernetes
4 55 (21.57%) Terraform
5 40 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (15.69%) ZABBIX
6 23 (9.02%) Nagios
7 21 (8.24%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (3.92%) Grafana
9 9 (3.53%) Consul
10 7 (2.75%) Rundeck
11 6 (2.35%) Mesos
12 5 (1.96%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (1.57%) FreeIPA
13 4 (1.57%) Packer
13 4 (1.57%) vCenter Server
14 3 (1.18%) CloudHub
14 3 (1.18%) Kibana
14 3 (1.18%) Rancher
Vendors
1 75 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 53 (20.78%) Oracle
3 28 (10.98%) Black Duck
4 23 (9.02%) Splunk
5 22 (8.63%) Atlassian
6 16 (6.27%) Riverbed
6 16 (6.27%) VMware
7 15 (5.88%) Cisco
8 12 (4.71%) AppDynamics
8 12 (4.71%) Dynatrace
9 10 (3.92%) IBM
10 9 (3.53%) Juniper
10 9 (3.53%) Microsoft
10 9 (3.53%) SAP
11 7 (2.75%) New Relic
12 6 (2.35%) Google
12 6 (2.35%) Micro Focus
13 5 (1.96%) ForgeRock
13 5 (1.96%) Pega
13 5 (1.96%) Veracode