Period
to 20 October 2020

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 20 October 2020 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
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 314 549 475
Rank change year-on-year +235 -74 +126
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 227 277 488
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.03% 1.85% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 130 287
Median daily rate £550 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £463 £418 £373
90th Percentile £750 £701 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £500 £470
% change year-on-year -7.75% +6.38% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £48.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.84% +38.57% -48.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £48.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.22% +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 5,634 14,933 21,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.89% 17.69% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,639 9,756 14,699
Median daily rate £485 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 235 221
Median hourly rate £42.38 £44.02 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.58% -
10th Percentile £30.00 £24.14 £26.25
90th Percentile £58.55 £57.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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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 20 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Artifactory in the UK

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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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Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Artifactory in the UK

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Top 12 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 20 October 2020. 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 +249 204 £550 +2.23% 26
London +228 180 £550 -8.33% 11
UK excluding London +166 28 £461 -7.75% 16
Work from Home -95 28 £525 -22.22% 8
Scotland +59 10 £440 -16.19% 2
East of England +73 8 £486 +2.37%
South West +102 6 £290 -47.89% 1
Midlands +65 2 £365 -24.74% 4
East Midlands +50 2 £365 - 1
South East +173 1 - - 7
North of England +93 1 £650 +30.00% 1
North East +34 1 £650 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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.

1 191 (84.14%) Jenkins
2 184 (81.06%) DevOps
3 180 (79.30%) AWS
4 178 (78.41%) Kubernetes
5 167 (73.57%) Docker
6 165 (72.69%) Python
7 160 (70.48%) Java
8 139 (61.23%) Finance
9 137 (60.35%) Web Services
10 133 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
11 128 (56.39%) Asset Management
12 126 (55.51%) Azure
12 126 (55.51%) AWS Lambda
12 126 (55.51%) Serverless
13 120 (52.86%) Amazon Redshift
14 119 (52.42%) Amazon ECS
15 107 (47.14%) GitLab
15 107 (47.14%) Microservices
16 105 (46.26%) Software Engineering
17 98 (43.17%) SQL
18 89 (39.21%) MySQL
19 88 (38.77%) Terraform
20 86 (37.89%) GCP
20 86 (37.89%) Banking
21 82 (36.12%) SQL Server
21 82 (36.12%) OpenShift
22 80 (35.24%) PostgreSQL
23 77 (33.92%) Hedge funds
23 77 (33.92%) Investment Management
24 73 (32.16%) Apache

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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 73 (32.16%) Apache
2 16 (7.05%) Confluence
3 14 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (3.96%) IIS
5 8 (3.52%) Jupyter
6 7 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.20%) nginx
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 180 (79.30%) AWS
2 126 (55.51%) AWS Lambda
2 126 (55.51%) Azure
2 126 (55.51%) Serverless
3 119 (52.42%) Amazon ECS
4 86 (37.89%) GCP
5 82 (36.12%) OpenShift
6 71 (31.28%) Apigee
7 61 (26.87%) Amazon EC2
7 61 (26.87%) Amazon S3
7 61 (26.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 51 (22.47%) Amazon SQS
9 14 (6.17%) PaaS
10 12 (5.29%) Kong
11 11 (4.85%) GitHub
12 10 (4.41%) Route 53
13 9 (3.96%) Amazon EKS
14 7 (3.08%) Amazon GuardDuty
14 7 (3.08%) AWS CodeBuild
15 5 (2.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.20%) Firewall
1 5 (2.20%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.32%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.32%) SSL
2 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.32%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (52.86%) Amazon Redshift
2 89 (39.21%) MySQL
3 82 (36.12%) SQL Server
4 80 (35.24%) PostgreSQL
5 51 (22.47%) Amazon RDS
6 26 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (10.13%) NoSQL
8 19 (8.37%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.76%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.32%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.88%) Big Data
12 2 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.88%) Flink
12 2 (0.88%) HBase
12 2 (0.88%) JanusGraph
12 2 (0.88%) Redis
12 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 191 (84.14%) Jenkins
2 107 (47.14%) GitLab
3 59 (25.99%) Git (software)
4 36 (15.86%) RStudio
5 30 (13.22%) Maven
5 30 (13.22%) SonarQube
6 24 (10.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 19 (8.37%) JIRA
8 15 (6.61%) Subversion
9 12 (5.29%) gulp
10 11 (4.85%) JUnit
11 10 (4.41%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.41%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.52%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (3.08%) Selenium
13 7 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.64%) IBM UrbanCode
14 6 (2.64%) Liquibase
14 6 (2.64%) VisualSVN
15 3 (1.32%) CircleCI
General
1 139 (61.23%) Finance
2 86 (37.89%) Banking
3 60 (26.43%) Front Office
4 26 (11.45%) Back Office
5 21 (9.25%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.64%) Electronics
6 6 (2.64%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.64%) Marketing
6 6 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.88%) Police
8 1 (0.44%) International Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 94 (41.41%) Developer
2 76 (33.48%) Java Developer
3 65 (28.63%) AWS Engineer
4 63 (27.75%) Java Software Developer
5 60 (26.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 57 (25.11%) AWS Developer
6 57 (25.11%) Java Engineer
7 42 (18.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 42 (18.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 42 (18.50%) Software Engineer
7 42 (18.50%) SQL Developer
8 36 (15.86%) AWS Software Engineer
9 34 (14.98%) AWS DevOps
10 33 (14.54%) Architect
11 29 (12.78%) AWS Architect
11 29 (12.78%) Solutions Architect
12 26 (11.45%) Cloud Architect
12 26 (11.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 26 (11.45%) Java Architect
12 26 (11.45%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (60.35%) Web Services
2 68 (29.96%) gRPC
2 68 (29.96%) OAuth
2 68 (29.96%) Swagger
3 43 (18.94%) J2EE
3 43 (18.94%) J2SE
4 29 (12.78%) Kafka
4 29 (12.78%) Node.js
5 27 (11.89%) Spring
6 22 (9.69%) AngularJS
6 22 (9.69%) React
7 20 (8.81%) Spring Boot
8 16 (7.05%) Apache CXF
8 16 (7.05%) Dropwizard
8 16 (7.05%) JAX-RS
8 16 (7.05%) Mongoose
9 15 (6.61%) Express
9 15 (6.61%) REST
10 13 (5.73%) .NET
10 13 (5.73%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (33.92%) Hedge funds
2 60 (26.43%) Derivative
2 60 (26.43%) Equities
2 60 (26.43%) Fixed Income
3 51 (22.47%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.85%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.96%) Blog
5 9 (3.96%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (3.52%) User Experience
7 5 (2.20%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.76%) iPad
9 2 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.35%) Linux
2 18 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 18 (7.93%) Windows
3 14 (6.17%) CentOS
4 8 (3.52%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.08%) CoreOS
5 7 (3.08%) Unix
6 1 (0.44%) Debian
6 1 (0.44%) Fedora
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (81.06%) DevOps
2 133 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (56.39%) Asset Management
4 107 (47.14%) Microservices
5 105 (46.26%) Software Engineering
6 77 (33.92%) Investment Management
7 63 (27.75%) Decision-Making
8 59 (25.99%) Deployment Automation
9 37 (16.30%) Infrastructure Automation
10 29 (12.78%) Mentoring
11 28 (12.33%) Technology Roadmap
12 23 (10.13%) Infrastructure as Code
13 21 (9.25%) Test Automation
14 20 (8.81%) Open Source
15 19 (8.37%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 18 (7.93%) Scrum
17 12 (5.29%) DevSecOps
17 12 (5.29%) Migration
18 10 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
19 9 (3.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 165 (72.69%) Python
2 160 (70.48%) Java
3 98 (43.17%) SQL
4 46 (20.26%) R
5 29 (12.78%) JavaScript
6 26 (11.45%) Bash Shell
7 22 (9.69%) Groovy
8 13 (5.73%) PowerShell
9 12 (5.29%) Perl
10 10 (4.41%) C++
11 8 (3.52%) Java 8
12 4 (1.76%) Go
13 3 (1.32%) C#
13 3 (1.32%) Rust
14 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.44%) COBOL
15 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (11.45%) Sun Certification
2 9 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.88%) NIST
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SEPA
2 1 (0.44%) TARGET2
System Software
1 167 (73.57%) Docker
2 4 (1.76%) Gluster
3 3 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.88%) vCloud
5 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 178 (78.41%) Kubernetes
2 88 (38.77%) Terraform
3 49 (21.59%) Ansible
4 19 (8.37%) Grafana
5 15 (6.61%) Kibana
6 14 (6.17%) Consul
7 11 (4.85%) Prometheus
8 10 (4.41%) Rancher
9 8 (3.52%) BladeLogic
9 8 (3.52%) Packer
10 7 (3.08%) Istio
11 6 (2.64%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (2.64%) logstash
12 5 (2.20%) Fluentd
13 4 (1.76%) Nagios
13 4 (1.76%) Red Hat Satellite
14 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
14 1 (0.44%) Puppet
14 1 (0.44%) Salt
14 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 70 (30.84%) Google
2 64 (28.19%) Oracle
3 19 (8.37%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.73%) Splunk
5 7 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.64%) Micro Focus
6 6 (2.64%) RedGate
6 6 (2.64%) SAP
6 6 (2.64%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.20%) AppDynamics
7 5 (2.20%) Confluent
8 4 (1.76%) Databricks
8 4 (1.76%) New Relic
9 3 (1.32%) Altiris
9 3 (1.32%) CyberArk
9 3 (1.32%) Veracode
9 3 (1.32%) VMware
10 2 (0.88%) IBM
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe
11 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com