Period
to 22 October 2018

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 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.

JFrog Artifactory
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 471 591 671
Rank change year-on-year +120 +80 +74
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 489 300 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 1.64% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 212 118
UK median daily rate £538 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £378 £363 £375
90th Percentile £629 £613 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £475 £436
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.88% +9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £67.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.15% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £67.50 -
% change year-on-year -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 21,645 18,265 17,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.96% 18.38% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,817 12,659 11,639
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 290 252
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%
10th Percentile £25.49 £30.23 £24.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £61.90 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.14%

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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 22 October 2018.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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
England +136 419 £550 +4.76% 48
London +98 271 £575 +4.55% 23
UK excluding London +33 214 £466 -1.84% 28
North of England +35 57 £456 -3.95% 5
Scotland -7 45 £438 +2.94% 2
North West +24 33 £475 - 5
Midlands -5 26 £450 +38.46% 6
South East -46 24 £519 +7.18% 8
South West -14 22 £425 -6.85% 3
Wales - 21 £525 - 1
East of England +18 20 £488 +1.56% 3
West Midlands -2 19 £470 +44.62% 4
Yorkshire - 15 £450 -
North East +12 9 £400 -15.79%
East Midlands - 7 £350 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 with a requirement for Artifactory.

1 318 (65.03%) DevOps
2 307 (62.78%) Jenkins
3 306 (62.58%) Git (software)
4 274 (56.03%) Linux
5 246 (50.31%) Ansible
6 213 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
7 212 (43.35%) Java
7 212 (43.35%) Puppet
8 206 (42.13%) Amazon AWS
8 206 (42.13%) Docker
9 197 (40.29%) Python
10 155 (31.70%) Continuous Integration
11 137 (28.02%) Maven
11 137 (28.02%) Terraform
12 135 (27.61%) Kubernetes
13 133 (27.20%) Bitbucket
14 123 (25.15%) SQL
15 119 (24.34%) Configuration Management
16 117 (23.93%) JIRA
17 114 (23.31%) Microservices
18 113 (23.11%) Security Cleared
19 112 (22.90%) Unix
20 106 (21.68%) Ruby
21 102 (20.86%) MongoDB
22 101 (20.65%) Confluence
23 98 (20.04%) Finance
24 97 (19.84%) Oracle
25 93 (19.02%) Windows
26 92 (18.81%) SC Cleared
26 92 (18.81%) GitLab

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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
1 101 (20.65%) Confluence
2 58 (11.86%) Apache
3 57 (11.66%) nginx
4 53 (10.84%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (5.32%) WebSphere
6 24 (4.91%) Tomcat
7 23 (4.70%) Tuxedo
8 20 (4.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 17 (3.48%) Cloud Foundry
9 17 (3.48%) IIS
10 16 (3.27%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.45%) Apache Spark
12 11 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (2.04%) NServiceBus
14 5 (1.02%) WildFly
15 4 (0.82%) Mule
15 4 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.61%) JBoss
16 3 (0.61%) MS Exchange
16 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.82%) HipChat
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.23%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.61%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.61%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) Exstream
5 1 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 206 (42.13%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (17.59%) GitHub
3 83 (16.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (8.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (7.98%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (7.98%) OpenShift
6 32 (6.54%) PaaS
7 30 (6.13%) Amazon ELB
8 25 (5.11%) Amazon S3
9 24 (4.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 22 (4.50%) IaaS
11 21 (4.29%) Slack
12 20 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (3.27%) Quay.io
14 15 (3.07%) Datadog
15 13 (2.66%) SaaS
16 12 (2.45%) Google Analytics
17 10 (2.04%) Tricentis Tosca
18 7 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 6 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 51 (10.43%) Firewall
2 37 (7.57%) SSL
3 28 (5.73%) DNS
3 28 (5.73%) Kerberos
4 22 (4.50%) HTTP
5 21 (4.29%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (1.84%) DSL
7 9 (1.84%) Skype
8 8 (1.64%) Internet
9 6 (1.23%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.61%) SAN
10 3 (0.61%) SMS
11 2 (0.41%) NAS
11 2 (0.41%) SSH
11 2 (0.41%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.41%) VPN
12 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (20.86%) MongoDB
2 80 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
3 72 (14.72%) SQL Server
4 67 (13.70%) MySQL
5 60 (12.27%) NoSQL
6 53 (10.84%) Hadoop
7 46 (9.41%) Big Data
8 25 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 24 (4.91%) RDBMS
9 24 (4.91%) Relational Database
10 19 (3.89%) InfluxDB
11 14 (2.86%) Apache Hive
12 11 (2.25%) DB2
12 11 (2.25%) Redis
13 9 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.84%) Couchbase
13 9 (1.84%) Pentaho
13 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 307 (62.78%) Jenkins
2 306 (62.58%) Git (software)
3 137 (28.02%) Maven
4 133 (27.20%) Bitbucket
5 117 (23.93%) JIRA
6 92 (18.81%) GitLab
7 91 (18.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 83 (16.97%) TeamCity
9 56 (11.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 48 (9.82%) Cucumber
10 48 (9.82%) Selenium
11 45 (9.20%) Ant
12 36 (7.36%) SonarQube
13 32 (6.54%) Hudson
14 30 (6.13%) Gradle
15 27 (5.52%) Octopus Deploy
16 26 (5.32%) IBM UrbanCode
17 25 (5.11%) JUnit
17 25 (5.11%) Subversion
18 21 (4.29%) Gatling
General
1 98 (20.04%) Finance
2 91 (18.61%) Banking
3 41 (8.38%) Front Office
4 17 (3.48%) Marketing
5 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.02%) Advertising
6 5 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.82%) Games
7 4 (0.82%) Retail
7 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.41%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.41%) Law
8 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 197 (40.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 100 (20.45%) Developer
3 80 (16.36%) AWS Engineer
4 46 (9.41%) Software Engineer
5 44 (9.00%) Architect
5 44 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 42 (8.59%) AWS DevOps
7 38 (7.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 34 (6.95%) Linux Engineer
9 33 (6.75%) Lead Software Engineer
10 32 (6.54%) AWS Software Engineer
11 31 (6.34%) Unix Engineer
12 26 (5.32%) AWS Architect
12 26 (5.32%) Lead Architect
12 26 (5.32%) Senior DevOps
13 24 (4.91%) Java Engineer
13 24 (4.91%) Python Engineer
14 23 (4.70%) Lead Software Architect
14 23 (4.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 22 (4.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (14.52%) Elastic Stack
2 64 (13.09%) Node.js
3 61 (12.47%) Web Services
4 60 (12.27%) AngularJS
5 56 (11.45%) REST
6 54 (11.04%) .NET
7 52 (10.63%) HTML
8 50 (10.22%) React
9 47 (9.61%) HTML5
10 46 (9.41%) Kafka
11 44 (9.00%) Spring Boot
12 42 (8.59%) LDAP
13 39 (7.98%) Spring
14 38 (7.77%) CSS
15 35 (7.16%) NumPy
15 35 (7.16%) SciPy
16 34 (6.95%) Middleware
17 33 (6.75%) J2EE
18 31 (6.34%) XML
19 28 (5.73%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.41%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.11%) Public Cloud
3 19 (3.89%) User Experience
4 15 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.86%) PKI
6 10 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.02%) Clustering
9 5 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.82%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.61%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.61%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.41%) NHS
12 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.20%) STB
Operating Systems
1 274 (56.03%) Linux
2 112 (22.90%) Unix
3 93 (19.02%) Windows
4 76 (15.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (9.61%) Windows Server
6 40 (8.18%) Ubuntu
7 39 (7.98%) CoreOS
8 23 (4.70%) CentOS
9 12 (2.45%) Solaris
10 10 (2.04%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.64%) Android
11 8 (1.64%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (65.03%) DevOps
2 213 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (31.70%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (24.34%) Configuration Management
5 114 (23.31%) Microservices
6 87 (17.79%) Test Automation
7 83 (16.97%) Scrum
8 68 (13.91%) Continuous Delivery
9 62 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 60 (12.27%) Continuous Deployment
11 58 (11.86%) Load Balancing
12 54 (11.04%) TDD
13 53 (10.84%) Asset Management
14 49 (10.02%) Open Source
15 42 (8.59%) Capacity Management
16 39 (7.98%) Release Management
17 38 (7.77%) Analytics
18 36 (7.36%) Kanban
18 36 (7.36%) Security Hardening
19 29 (5.93%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 212 (43.35%) Java
2 197 (40.29%) Python
3 123 (25.15%) SQL
4 106 (21.68%) Ruby
5 90 (18.40%) Perl
6 84 (17.18%) Bash Shell
7 62 (12.68%) JavaScript
8 52 (10.63%) Shell Script
9 48 (9.82%) C++
10 37 (7.57%) C#
11 32 (6.54%) Groovy
12 31 (6.34%) PowerShell
13 28 (5.73%) Go
14 20 (4.09%) Scala
15 11 (2.25%) Java 8
16 9 (1.84%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.43%) R
18 4 (0.82%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.82%) PHP
19 2 (0.41%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 113 (23.11%) Security Cleared
2 92 (18.81%) SC Cleared
3 39 (7.98%) AWS Certification
4 11 (2.25%) Degree
5 8 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.89%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) GDPR
4 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 206 (42.13%) Docker
2 24 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.91%) etcd
2 24 (4.91%) flannel
3 19 (3.89%) Ceph
3 19 (3.89%) GlusterFS
3 19 (3.89%) SkyDNS
4 15 (3.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.82%) iptables
7 4 (0.82%) Squid
8 3 (0.61%) NFS
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.61%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.61%) XenApp
8 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.20%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 246 (50.31%) Ansible
2 212 (43.35%) Puppet
3 137 (28.02%) Terraform
4 135 (27.61%) Kubernetes
5 76 (15.54%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (10.02%) Kibana
7 39 (7.98%) Graphite
8 38 (7.77%) HAProxy
8 38 (7.77%) Nagios
9 37 (7.57%) Grafana
9 37 (7.57%) ZABBIX
10 33 (6.75%) logstash
10 33 (6.75%) Sysdig
11 31 (6.34%) Prometheus
12 28 (5.73%) rkt
13 23 (4.70%) ITRS Geneos
14 22 (4.50%) Uchiwa
15 21 (4.29%) Pingdom
16 18 (3.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 18 (3.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 97 (19.84%) Oracle
2 78 (15.95%) Red Hat
3 59 (12.07%) Microsoft
4 53 (10.84%) Splunk
5 44 (9.00%) Google
6 39 (7.98%) VMware
7 34 (6.95%) Hortonworks
7 34 (6.95%) New Relic
8 23 (4.70%) Cloudera
9 21 (4.29%) PagerDuty
10 20 (4.09%) Adobe
10 20 (4.09%) hybris
11 19 (3.89%) AppDynamics
11 19 (3.89%) Micro Focus
12 18 (3.68%) CyberArk
13 17 (3.48%) Atlassian
14 15 (3.07%) HP
15 14 (2.86%) IBM
16 11 (2.25%) Centrify
17 9 (1.84%) DevExpress