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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 449 452 408
Rank change year-on-year +3 -44 +90
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 447 253 236
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.89% 2.51% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 175 158
10th Percentile £489 £413 £450
25th Percentile £538 £475 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £725 £650 £700
90th Percentile £800 £700 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £500 £473
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.82% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
10th Percentile - £42.05 -
25th Percentile £82.75 £43.25 -
Median hourly rate £83.50 £45.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +83.52% - -
75th Percentile £84.25 £49.75 -
90th Percentile - £52.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.50 -

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 15,448 10,097 8,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.50% 17.27% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,839 6,795 6,013
10th Percentile £400 £340 £331
25th Percentile £459 £406 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £495 £495
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.21%
75th Percentile £650 £588 £585
90th Percentile £750 £663 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 191 132
10th Percentile £37.17 £27.50 £18.33
25th Percentile £39.75 £40.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate £52.50 £47.25 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.53% +7.51%
75th Percentile £65.00 £56.50 £53.75
90th Percentile £76.08 £65.25 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £46.20 £45.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% +2.67% +1.12%

Artifactory
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Artifactory in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Artifactory.

Daily rate trend for Artifactory in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Artifactory in the UK

Artifactory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Artifactory.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +28 368 £650 +13.04% 35
London +15 248 £700 +21.74% 19
Work from Home -43 214 £627 +18.30% 16
UK excluding London -35 104 £600 +20.00% 20
North of England -21 32 £605 +21.00% 3
East of England -11 31 £600 +12.68% 2
North West -21 23 £610 +22.00% 2
Scotland -15 16 £545 +13.84% 3
Midlands -41 11 £570 +30.29% 1
West Midlands -45 11 £570 +30.29% 1
South East -42 9 £578 +11.15% 2
North East 0 7 £669 +21.59%
Yorkshire - 6 £600 - 1
South West -31 3 £525 +5.00% 7
Wales -15 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 321 (71.81%) Jenkins
2 279 (62.42%) DevOps
3 224 (50.11%) Ansible
4 219 (48.99%) Git (software)
5 211 (47.20%) AWS
6 185 (41.39%) Docker
7 182 (40.72%) Kubernetes
8 179 (40.04%) Python
9 177 (39.60%) CI/CD
10 163 (36.47%) Terraform
11 160 (35.79%) Linux
12 148 (33.11%) GitLab
13 147 (32.89%) Agile
14 133 (29.75%) Java
15 123 (27.52%) SQL
16 121 (27.07%) JavaScript
17 113 (25.28%) SonarQube
18 111 (24.83%) Microservices
19 107 (23.94%) Social Skills
20 105 (23.49%) Sonatype Nexus
20 105 (23.49%) Bitbucket
21 98 (21.92%) Azure
21 98 (21.92%) JIRA
22 94 (21.03%) TeamCity
23 91 (20.36%) Software Engineering
24 90 (20.13%) Maven
25 88 (19.69%) Finance
25 88 (19.69%) Continuous Integration
26 82 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
27 80 (17.90%) Security Cleared

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 51 (11.41%) Confluence
2 22 (4.92%) IIS
3 20 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (3.58%) Oracle Coherence
5 12 (2.68%) nginx
5 12 (2.68%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.46%) SAS
7 9 (2.01%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.12%) Apache
10 4 (0.89%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
12 2 (0.45%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Synapse
13 1 (0.22%) Camunda
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.22%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 11 (2.46%) SunGard Martini
2 8 (1.79%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 211 (47.20%) AWS
2 98 (21.92%) Azure
3 66 (14.77%) Amazon S3
4 65 (14.54%) Amazon ECS
5 63 (14.09%) OpenShift
6 57 (12.75%) Amazon EKS
6 57 (12.75%) Serverless
7 53 (11.86%) AWS Lambda
8 52 (11.63%) GitHub
9 43 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 34 (7.61%) Amazon EC2
11 30 (6.71%) Kong
11 30 (6.71%) PaaS
12 26 (5.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 25 (5.59%) Amazon SQS
14 22 (4.92%) Power Platform
15 19 (4.25%) IaaS
16 18 (4.03%) GCP
16 18 (4.03%) npm
17 17 (3.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.17%) Firewall
2 28 (6.26%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.80%) DNS
4 11 (2.46%) SSL
5 10 (2.24%) DHCP
5 10 (2.24%) FTP
5 10 (2.24%) Multicast
6 9 (2.01%) HTTP
6 9 (2.01%) IPsec
7 5 (1.12%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.12%) Kerberos
7 5 (1.12%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.89%) AMQP
9 2 (0.45%) Internet
10 1 (0.22%) LAN
10 1 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.22%) RTMP
10 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (8.28%) Amazon RDS
3 36 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.04%) MySQL
5 25 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 25 (5.59%) SQL Server
6 21 (4.70%) Power BI
7 20 (4.47%) Oracle Database
8 18 (4.03%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
11 12 (2.68%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (2.24%) Base SAS
12 10 (2.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 10 (2.24%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 9 (2.01%) OLTP
13 9 (2.01%) Tableau
14 8 (1.79%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 321 (71.81%) Jenkins
2 219 (48.99%) Git (software)
3 148 (33.11%) GitLab
4 113 (25.28%) SonarQube
5 105 (23.49%) Bitbucket
5 105 (23.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 98 (21.92%) JIRA
7 94 (21.03%) TeamCity
8 90 (20.13%) Maven
9 30 (6.71%) Subversion
10 23 (5.15%) gulp
11 22 (4.92%) Visual Studio
12 16 (3.58%) Grunt
12 16 (3.58%) webpack
13 15 (3.36%) Cucumber
14 13 (2.91%) Mercurial
14 13 (2.91%) Robot Framework
14 13 (2.91%) Selenium
14 13 (2.91%) Zephyr
15 12 (2.68%) CppUnit
General
1 107 (23.94%) Social Skills
2 88 (19.69%) Finance
3 63 (14.09%) Public Sector
4 59 (13.20%) Banking
5 38 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (6.94%) Investment Banking
7 30 (6.71%) Front Office
8 5 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (0.89%) Back Office
9 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.67%) Retail
11 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 156 (34.90%) Developer
2 123 (27.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (9.84%) AWS Engineer
4 43 (9.62%) Platform Engineer
5 41 (9.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 38 (8.50%) AWS DevOps
7 32 (7.16%) C# Developer
8 30 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 27 (6.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.92%) Python Developer
10 22 (4.92%) Software Engineer
11 20 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 18 (4.03%) Angular Developer
12 18 (4.03%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.80%) C++ Developer
13 17 (3.80%) Senior DevOps
14 16 (3.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 16 (3.58%) C# Quant Developer
14 16 (3.58%) Java Developer
14 16 (3.58%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (17.00%) Spring
2 72 (16.11%) .NET
2 72 (16.11%) Spring Boot
3 70 (15.66%) React
4 65 (14.54%) Node.js
5 58 (12.98%) Kafka
6 55 (12.30%) AngularJS
7 45 (10.07%) Apache CXF
7 45 (10.07%) Dropwizard
7 45 (10.07%) JAX-RS
7 45 (10.07%) Mongoose
8 44 (9.84%) REST
9 39 (8.72%) Express
10 36 (8.05%) JSON
11 35 (7.83%) RabbitMQ
12 31 (6.94%) Elastic Stack
13 29 (6.49%) HTML
14 27 (6.04%) CSS
15 26 (5.82%) Hibernate
15 26 (5.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.61%) User Experience
2 22 (4.92%) Fixed Income
3 19 (4.25%) Hedge funds
3 19 (4.25%) Market Risk
4 18 (4.03%) Cloud Native
5 16 (3.58%) Public Cloud
6 14 (3.13%) Animation
6 14 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (2.68%) Wiki
9 10 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.57%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.12%) Tandem
14 4 (0.89%) Derivative
14 4 (0.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 160 (35.79%) Linux
2 79 (17.67%) Unix
2 79 (17.67%) Windows
3 41 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (4.47%) Windows Server
5 18 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.89%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (62.42%) DevOps
2 177 (39.60%) CI/CD
3 147 (32.89%) Agile
4 111 (24.83%) Microservices
5 91 (20.36%) Software Engineering
6 88 (19.69%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
8 70 (15.66%) Continuous Delivery
8 70 (15.66%) Test Automation
9 67 (14.99%) TDD
10 58 (12.98%) Configuration Management
11 50 (11.19%) Infrastructure as Code
11 50 (11.19%) Scrum
12 48 (10.74%) Platform Engineering
13 46 (10.29%) Open Source
14 42 (9.40%) Full Stack Development
15 41 (9.17%) Front End Development
16 40 (8.95%) Deployment Automation
17 38 (8.50%) Web Development
18 35 (7.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 179 (40.04%) Python
2 133 (29.75%) Java
3 123 (27.52%) SQL
4 121 (27.07%) JavaScript
5 69 (15.44%) C#
6 58 (12.98%) Groovy
7 42 (9.40%) Bash
8 31 (6.94%) Go
9 28 (6.26%) C++
9 28 (6.26%) Shell Script
10 25 (5.59%) Perl
11 24 (5.37%) VBA
12 22 (4.92%) TypeScript
13 18 (4.03%) Ruby
14 16 (3.58%) PowerShell
15 15 (3.36%) Scala
16 14 (3.13%) C
17 10 (2.24%) PL/SQL
17 10 (2.24%) SAS Macro
18 9 (2.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (17.90%) Security Cleared
2 69 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (2.46%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.34%) Degree
6 3 (0.67%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.22%) CCNA
7 1 (0.22%) CISA
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.22%) CISSP
7 1 (0.22%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB
7 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) MCSE
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.25%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.36%) Accessibility
3 12 (2.68%) QA
4 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 185 (41.39%) Docker
2 15 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.46%) Ceph
4 9 (2.01%) GridGain
5 8 (1.79%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.12%) HDFS
7 3 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.45%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.22%) etcd
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 224 (50.11%) Ansible
2 182 (40.72%) Kubernetes
3 163 (36.47%) Terraform
4 72 (16.11%) Puppet
5 71 (15.88%) Grafana
6 43 (9.62%) Prometheus
7 36 (8.05%) Docker Swarm
8 32 (7.16%) Kibana
9 25 (5.59%) BladeLogic
10 21 (4.70%) Packer
11 19 (4.25%) ITRS Geneos
12 14 (3.13%) HP Fortify
12 14 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (2.46%) Istio
14 10 (2.24%) Salt
15 9 (2.01%) Nagios
16 8 (1.79%) Rancher
17 7 (1.57%) Mesos
17 7 (1.57%) Single Sign-On
18 6 (1.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 70 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.54%) Splunk
3 55 (12.30%) Oracle
4 35 (7.83%) Google
5 22 (4.92%) Atlassian
6 21 (4.70%) IBM
7 20 (4.47%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.58%) DevExpress
8 16 (3.58%) Telerik
9 15 (3.36%) VMware
10 14 (3.13%) TIBCO
11 12 (2.68%) Informatica
11 12 (2.68%) Micro Focus
12 11 (2.46%) FIS
12 11 (2.46%) SunGard
13 9 (2.01%) Cloudera
13 9 (2.01%) Dynatrace
14 8 (1.79%) AppDynamics
14 8 (1.79%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.57%) CyberArk