Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 580 725 717
Rank change year-on-year +145 -8 +71
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 299 127 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 0.80% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 67 111
UK median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £387 £375 £363
90th Percentile £626 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £435 £463
% change year-on-year +9.20% -5.95% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
UK median hourly rate £60.00 - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £60.00

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 18,580 15,958 15,760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.48% 16.60% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,019 10,664 10,498
UK median daily rate £455 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 238 393
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.10 £21.28 £23.35
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.88 £51.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.11%

Artifactory
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Artifactory in the UK

Artifactory
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

Artifactory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Artifactory in the UK

Artifactory
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Artifactory in the UK

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Top 14 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 23 January 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 +133 274 £525 +11.70% 44
London +67 153 £563 +14.80% 15
UK excluding London +80 145 £475 +9.20% 35
South East +6 54 £475 +9.20% 9
South West +31 35 £513 +2.50% 11
Scotland -17 24 £500 +25.00% 5
North of England +57 20 £550 +7.32% 8
North West +22 15 £550 - 3
Midlands +7 6 £325 -
East of England - 6 £400 - 1
North East +50 3 £513 - 1
East Midlands +1 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
Yorkshire +7 2 £425 -17.07% 4

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 225 (75.25%) DevOps
2 223 (74.58%) Jenkins
3 190 (63.55%) Git (software)
4 189 (63.21%) Linux
5 165 (55.18%) Docker
6 164 (54.85%) Amazon AWS
7 149 (49.83%) Puppet
8 146 (48.83%) Ansible
9 137 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
10 132 (44.15%) Configuration Management
11 126 (42.14%) Python
12 120 (40.13%) Continuous Integration
13 112 (37.46%) Java
14 97 (32.44%) Sonatype Nexus
15 90 (30.10%) Terraform
16 88 (29.43%) Maven
17 84 (28.09%) Security Cleared
18 76 (25.42%) SC Cleared
18 76 (25.42%) JIRA
19 74 (24.75%) Firewall
20 72 (24.08%) Open Source
21 70 (23.41%) Kubernetes
22 68 (22.74%) Amazon EC2
23 65 (21.74%) Ruby
24 60 (20.07%) Continuous Delivery
24 60 (20.07%) Elastic Stack
25 58 (19.40%) Bash Shell
25 58 (19.40%) Confluence
26 57 (19.06%) Opscode Chef
26 57 (19.06%) Windows

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 58 (19.40%) Confluence
2 34 (11.37%) Tomcat
3 32 (10.70%) nginx
4 30 (10.03%) Apache
5 25 (8.36%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (5.69%) WebLogic
7 14 (4.68%) IIS
7 14 (4.68%) JBoss
8 9 (3.01%) Apache Spark
8 9 (3.01%) CICS
9 6 (2.01%) Mule
9 6 (2.01%) Mule ESB
9 6 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.01%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.67%) Mongoose
10 5 (1.67%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.00%) Jetty
12 2 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.34%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.33%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 164 (54.85%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (22.74%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (17.06%) Amazon S3
4 39 (13.04%) OpenShift
5 38 (12.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 36 (12.04%) AWS Lambda
6 36 (12.04%) PaaS
6 36 (12.04%) Serverless
7 35 (11.71%) GitHub
8 34 (11.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 33 (11.04%) AWS CloudFormation
10 31 (10.37%) Amazon ELB
10 31 (10.37%) IaaS
11 25 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
11 25 (8.36%) Route 53
12 13 (4.35%) CloudBees
13 11 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (3.01%) Adobe Analytics
14 9 (3.01%) Datadog
14 9 (3.01%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 74 (24.75%) Firewall
2 53 (17.73%) TCP/IP
3 49 (16.39%) DNS
4 24 (8.03%) SSL
5 20 (6.69%) HTTP
6 12 (4.01%) Internet
7 9 (3.01%) BIG-IP
7 9 (3.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (1.67%) DHCP
8 5 (1.67%) ICMP
8 5 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (1.67%) VPN
9 4 (1.34%) DSL
9 4 (1.34%) LAN
9 4 (1.34%) Network Security
9 4 (1.34%) WAN
10 3 (1.00%) SMS
11 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.67%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.39%) MySQL
2 44 (14.72%) Amazon RDS
3 41 (13.71%) MongoDB
4 40 (13.38%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
6 34 (11.37%) Hadoop
7 27 (9.03%) NoSQL
8 15 (5.02%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.68%) DB2
9 14 (4.68%) Power BI
9 14 (4.68%) RDBMS
10 10 (3.34%) Oracle Database
11 9 (3.01%) Big Data
12 8 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (2.34%) Hazelcast
14 6 (2.01%) Pentaho
15 3 (1.00%) HBase
15 3 (1.00%) InfluxDB
16 2 (0.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 223 (74.58%) Jenkins
2 190 (63.55%) Git (software)
3 97 (32.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 88 (29.43%) Maven
5 76 (25.42%) JIRA
6 48 (16.05%) Bitbucket
7 38 (12.71%) TeamCity
8 36 (12.04%) Cucumber
9 34 (11.37%) SonarQube
10 32 (10.70%) Subversion
11 27 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (8.70%) GitLab
13 23 (7.69%) Selenium
14 22 (7.36%) Ant
15 20 (6.69%) Vagrant
16 17 (5.69%) Gradle
17 16 (5.35%) Hudson
18 10 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 10 (3.34%) Octopus Deploy
19 9 (3.01%) JUnit
General
1 40 (13.38%) Finance
2 25 (8.36%) Banking
3 13 (4.35%) Marketing
4 11 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.01%) Electronics
5 9 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.01%) Publishing
6 4 (1.34%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.00%) Law
8 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 160 (53.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (12.37%) AWS DevOps
4 35 (11.71%) Developer
5 31 (10.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 27 (9.03%) Consultant
7 24 (8.03%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (7.02%) Senior DevOps
9 20 (6.69%) DevOps Consultant
10 19 (6.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 18 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 16 (5.35%) Platform Engineer
13 15 (5.02%) Administrator
14 14 (4.68%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (4.01%) Linux Engineer
16 11 (3.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 10 (3.34%) Azure Engineer
17 10 (3.34%) Lead DevOps
17 10 (3.34%) Software Engineer
18 9 (3.01%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (20.07%) Elastic Stack
2 33 (11.04%) Node.js
3 30 (10.03%) Spring
4 28 (9.36%) Web Services
5 27 (9.03%) JSON
5 27 (9.03%) YAML
6 24 (8.03%) Middleware
7 23 (7.69%) REST
8 20 (6.69%) LEMP Stack
9 18 (6.02%) HTML
10 17 (5.69%) Kafka
10 17 (5.69%) SOAP
11 16 (5.35%) Spring Boot
12 15 (5.02%) .NET
12 15 (5.02%) Sensu
13 14 (4.68%) Hibernate
13 14 (4.68%) LAMP
14 13 (4.35%) CSS
15 12 (4.01%) HTML5
15 12 (4.01%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.35%) Public Cloud
2 12 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.68%) DataPower
3 11 (3.68%) Virtual Team
4 10 (3.34%) User Experience
5 9 (3.01%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.67%) SystemC
7 4 (1.34%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.67%) Wiki
9 1 (0.33%) CMDB
9 1 (0.33%) RIA
9 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 189 (63.21%) Linux
2 57 (19.06%) Windows
3 52 (17.39%) Unix
4 36 (12.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (9.03%) Windows Server
6 23 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.01%) CentOS
8 10 (3.34%) Solaris
9 9 (3.01%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.34%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.00%) Debian
12 2 (0.67%) Android
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (75.25%) DevOps
2 137 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (44.15%) Configuration Management
4 120 (40.13%) Continuous Integration
5 72 (24.08%) Open Source
6 60 (20.07%) Continuous Delivery
7 54 (18.06%) Scrum
8 49 (16.39%) Test Automation
9 42 (14.05%) Microservices
10 38 (12.71%) Load Balancing
11 36 (12.04%) Continuous Deployment
12 30 (10.03%) Kanban
13 28 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (8.36%) Build Automation
15 24 (8.03%) SDLC
15 24 (8.03%) Task Automation
16 20 (6.69%) Software Engineering
16 20 (6.69%) TDD
17 14 (4.68%) Software Delivery
18 13 (4.35%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 126 (42.14%) Python
2 112 (37.46%) Java
3 65 (21.74%) Ruby
4 58 (19.40%) Bash Shell
5 53 (17.73%) SQL
6 43 (14.38%) Shell Script
7 24 (8.03%) JavaScript
8 22 (7.36%) C#
9 17 (5.69%) Perl
10 16 (5.35%) Groovy
11 15 (5.02%) Go
12 13 (4.35%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.68%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.34%) Jython
14 7 (2.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 6 (2.01%) C
16 5 (1.67%) Korn
17 4 (1.34%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.67%) C++
18 2 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 84 (28.09%) Security Cleared
2 76 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.34%) Degree
3 7 (2.34%) MySQL Certification
4 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.00%) ISEB
4 3 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.35%) QA
2 6 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 165 (55.18%) Docker
2 32 (10.70%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (3.34%) Gluster
6 9 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.67%) HDFS
7 5 (1.67%) Squid
8 4 (1.34%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.67%) Firmware
9 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.67%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) etcd
10 1 (0.33%) flannel
10 1 (0.33%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.33%) KVM
10 1 (0.33%) LXC
10 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 149 (49.83%) Puppet
2 146 (48.83%) Ansible
3 90 (30.10%) Terraform
4 70 (23.41%) Kubernetes
5 57 (19.06%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (14.05%) Nagios
7 40 (13.38%) Kibana
8 38 (12.71%) logstash
9 20 (6.69%) HAProxy
10 19 (6.35%) WSUS
10 19 (6.35%) ZABBIX
11 17 (5.69%) Grafana
12 15 (5.02%) Rancher
13 14 (4.68%) Packer
14 11 (3.68%) Prometheus
15 10 (3.34%) Consul
16 8 (2.68%) Icinga
17 7 (2.34%) SELinux
18 6 (2.01%) Graphite
18 6 (2.01%) rkt
Vendors
1 42 (14.05%) Oracle
2 31 (10.37%) Red Hat
3 25 (8.36%) VMware
4 24 (8.03%) Splunk
5 16 (5.35%) Green Hat
5 16 (5.35%) IBM
6 15 (5.02%) Microsoft
7 14 (4.68%) Adobe
7 14 (4.68%) New Relic
8 12 (4.01%) HP
9 10 (3.34%) AppDynamics
10 9 (3.01%) F5
10 9 (3.01%) SAP
11 8 (2.68%) Black Duck
12 7 (2.34%) Workday
13 6 (2.01%) Google
13 6 (2.01%) Temenos
14 5 (1.67%) ForgeRock
14 5 (1.67%) TOWER Software
15 4 (1.34%) Hortonworks