Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 17 October 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
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 531 477 592
Rank change year-on-year -54 +115 +80
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 282 492 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 2.28% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 286 203
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £415 £378 £363
90th Percentile £668 £628 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £466 £475
% change year-on-year +7.24% -1.84% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
UK median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £67.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -48.15% -
10th Percentile £46.75 £35.00 £66.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £59.00 £68.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £67.50
% change year-on-year +38.57% -48.15% -

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15,013 21,561 18,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.64% 20.90% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,809 14,742 12,583
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 223 294
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.71% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27.15 £26.30 £30.40
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £60.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +3.66%

Artifactory
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Artifactory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Artifactory in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Artifactory in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Artifactory in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Artifactory in the UK

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Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artifactory within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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
England -58 248 £525 -4.55% 37
UK excluding London +6 143 £500 +7.24% 25
London -56 132 £588 - 15
East of England +44 29 £475 - 2
North of England +8 28 £475 +4.11% 5
North West +24 25 £464 -2.32% 3
Scotland +7 24 £525 +20.00% 3
Midlands +45 23 £485 +7.78% 9
West Midlands +38 22 £485 +3.19% 6
South West -4 22 £557 +30.94%
South East +19 14 £450 -12.20% 6
Wales +4 3 £493 -6.19%
North East +11 2 - - 1
East Midlands +30 1 - - 3
Yorkshire +17 1 £500 +11.11% 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 with a requirement for Artifactory.

1 215 (76.24%) DevOps
2 206 (73.05%) AWS
3 184 (65.25%) Jenkins
4 173 (61.35%) Terraform
5 164 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (58.16%) Java
6 145 (51.42%) Kubernetes
7 136 (48.23%) Docker
8 131 (46.45%) Python
9 119 (42.20%) Git (software)
10 112 (39.72%) Ansible
11 110 (39.01%) Finance
12 107 (37.94%) Linux
13 98 (34.75%) Software Engineering
14 94 (33.33%) Serverless
15 91 (32.27%) AWS Lambda
15 91 (32.27%) Amazon S3
16 89 (31.56%) Web Services
17 88 (31.21%) Amazon SQS
18 86 (30.50%) JIRA
19 81 (28.72%) OpenShift
20 79 (28.01%) Amazon Redshift
21 77 (27.30%) AWS CloudFormation
21 77 (27.30%) Continuous Integration
22 74 (26.24%) Azure
23 72 (25.53%) GitLab
24 69 (24.47%) Amazon EC2
25 68 (24.11%) Sonatype Nexus
26 67 (23.76%) Asset Management
27 66 (23.40%) Amazon RDS

Artifactory
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (17.73%) Confluence
2 31 (10.99%) Apache Spark
3 18 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (5.67%) SAS
5 10 (3.55%) nginx
6 9 (3.19%) Apache
6 9 (3.19%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.48%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.77%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.42%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.06%) Anypoint
10 3 (1.06%) JBoss
10 3 (1.06%) Mule
11 2 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.71%) IIS
11 2 (0.71%) Jetty
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.35%) Drupal
12 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (1.06%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.71%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 206 (73.05%) AWS
2 94 (33.33%) Serverless
3 91 (32.27%) Amazon S3
3 91 (32.27%) AWS Lambda
4 88 (31.21%) Amazon SQS
5 81 (28.72%) OpenShift
6 77 (27.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 74 (26.24%) Azure
8 69 (24.47%) Amazon EC2
9 59 (20.92%) Amazon ECS
10 54 (19.15%) GCP
11 21 (7.45%) GitHub
12 20 (7.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 19 (6.74%) Amazon EKS
14 11 (3.90%) PaaS
15 10 (3.55%) AWS Fargate
16 7 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
17 6 (2.13%) Apigee
17 6 (2.13%) AWS CodePipeline
18 5 (1.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) Firewall
2 12 (4.26%) DNS
2 12 (4.26%) SSL
3 11 (3.90%) Kerberos
4 7 (2.48%) HTTP
4 7 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.06%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.71%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.71%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.71%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.35%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (28.01%) Amazon Redshift
2 66 (23.40%) Amazon RDS
3 33 (11.70%) NoSQL
4 27 (9.57%) Apache Hive
5 20 (7.09%) Big Data
6 17 (6.03%) Pentaho
7 16 (5.67%) Impala
7 16 (5.67%) MySQL
8 13 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (3.90%) Amazon Aurora
11 10 (3.55%) Amazon Athena
12 8 (2.84%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.48%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
15 3 (1.06%) BigQuery
15 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
15 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 184 (65.25%) Jenkins
2 119 (42.20%) Git (software)
3 86 (30.50%) JIRA
4 72 (25.53%) GitLab
5 68 (24.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 42 (14.89%) Bitbucket
7 40 (14.18%) RStudio
8 36 (12.77%) Maven
9 28 (9.93%) Selenium
10 24 (8.51%) CircleCI
11 23 (8.16%) SonarQube
12 21 (7.45%) TeamCity
13 20 (7.09%) Travis CI
14 18 (6.38%) Cucumber
15 16 (5.67%) Subversion
16 13 (4.61%) JUnit
17 12 (4.26%) Eclipse
17 12 (4.26%) Robot Framework
18 11 (3.90%) Ant
19 9 (3.19%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 110 (39.01%) Finance
2 47 (16.67%) Banking
2 47 (16.67%) Front Office
3 9 (3.19%) Public Sector
4 7 (2.48%) Police
5 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.71%) Automotive
6 2 (0.71%) Legal
6 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (37.23%) Developer
2 102 (36.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 62 (21.99%) AWS Developer
4 51 (18.09%) AWS Engineer
5 39 (13.83%) Data Engineer
6 33 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 32 (11.35%) Lead Developer
8 31 (10.99%) Angular Developer
9 23 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 23 (8.16%) Senior Developer
10 22 (7.80%) UI Developer
11 21 (7.45%) AWS DevOps
11 21 (7.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 21 (7.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (7.45%) JavaScript Engineer
11 21 (7.45%) React Developer
12 20 (7.09%) Platform Engineer
12 20 (7.09%) UI Engineer
13 19 (6.74%) Python Developer
13 19 (6.74%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (31.56%) Web Services
2 57 (20.21%) J2EE
3 39 (13.83%) AngularJS
4 31 (10.99%) Node.js
5 29 (10.28%) React
6 27 (9.57%) Elastic Stack
7 26 (9.22%) .NET
8 25 (8.87%) Kafka
9 22 (7.80%) Spring
10 17 (6.03%) RESTful
11 15 (5.32%) CSS
12 14 (4.96%) HTML
13 13 (4.61%) REST
14 12 (4.26%) J2SE
15 11 (3.90%) Vue.js
16 10 (3.55%) Pandas
16 10 (3.55%) PySpark
16 10 (3.55%) pytest
16 10 (3.55%) Spring Boot
16 10 (3.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 22 (7.80%) Cloud Native
3 17 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (5.32%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.90%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.90%) User Experience
6 10 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.48%) Life Science
9 5 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.42%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.71%) PKI
13 1 (0.35%) Derivative
13 1 (0.35%) Equities
13 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 107 (37.94%) Linux
2 43 (15.25%) Unix
3 22 (7.80%) CentOS
4 20 (7.09%) CoreOS
5 13 (4.61%) Windows
6 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.42%) VMS
7 2 (0.71%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (76.24%) DevOps
2 164 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (34.75%) Software Engineering
4 77 (27.30%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (23.76%) Asset Management
6 64 (22.70%) Scrum
7 61 (21.63%) Microservices
7 61 (21.63%) Open Source
8 47 (16.67%) Decision-Making
9 33 (11.70%) Configuration Management
10 29 (10.28%) Deployment Automation
10 29 (10.28%) Test Automation
11 27 (9.57%) Analytics
12 21 (7.45%) Continuous Deployment
12 21 (7.45%) Front End Development
12 21 (7.45%) Infrastructure Automation
12 21 (7.45%) Project Delivery
13 20 (7.09%) ETL
13 20 (7.09%) Release Management
14 18 (6.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 164 (58.16%) Java
2 131 (46.45%) Python
3 63 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.83%) Go
5 28 (9.93%) Bash Shell
6 26 (9.22%) Ruby
7 23 (8.16%) Shell Script
7 23 (8.16%) SQL
8 22 (7.80%) Scala
9 19 (6.74%) Rust
10 17 (6.03%) C#
11 16 (5.67%) R
12 8 (2.84%) Perl
13 6 (2.13%) Java 8
14 4 (1.42%) C++
14 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.71%) Groovy
16 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (15.25%) AWS Certification
2 29 (10.28%) Security Cleared
3 25 (8.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.19%) Degree
5 3 (1.06%) CCNA
5 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.71%) ISO 26262
1 2 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.35%) PSD2
System Software
1 136 (48.23%) Docker
2 11 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.77%) vSphere
4 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 173 (61.35%) Terraform
2 145 (51.42%) Kubernetes
3 112 (39.72%) Ansible
4 27 (9.57%) Puppet
5 19 (6.74%) Kibana
6 18 (6.38%) Consul
7 15 (5.32%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (3.19%) Nagios
10 7 (2.48%) logstash
10 7 (2.48%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (2.13%) Packer
12 5 (1.77%) Oozie
12 5 (1.77%) Prometheus
13 3 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (1.06%) Grafana
13 3 (1.06%) Mesos
14 2 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.71%) Ganglia
14 2 (0.71%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 32 (11.35%) Veracode
2 29 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.51%) Google
4 17 (6.03%) Cloudera
5 15 (5.32%) Oracle
5 15 (5.32%) Splunk
6 11 (3.90%) Sparx
7 9 (3.19%) Coverity
8 7 (2.48%) IBM
9 6 (2.13%) VMware
10 5 (1.77%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.42%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.42%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.42%) Databricks
11 4 (1.42%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.06%) Micro Focus
12 3 (1.06%) New Relic
13 2 (0.71%) CA
13 2 (0.71%) Citrix
13 2 (0.71%) Juniper