Period
to 22 January 2021

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 January 2021 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 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 396 500 503
Rank change year-on-year +104 +3 +108
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 214 259 425
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.93% 2.08% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 161 253
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £425 £430 £376
90th Percentile £713 £775 £654
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £500 £473
% change year-on-year -5.50% +5.82% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £48.75 £48.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.52% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year +0.52% - -

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 7,313 12,429 21,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.36% 17.10% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,008 8,440 14,848
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £322 £325 £325
90th Percentile £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.86% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 157 237
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £30.00 £16.20 £31.45
90th Percentile £60.30 £68.85 £55.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 22 January 2021.

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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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 22 January 2021. 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 +129 171 £550 - 33
London +77 113 £550 -8.33% 18
UK excluding London +134 57 £473 -5.50% 25
Work from Home -152 50 £539 +2.62% 4
Scotland +43 20 £475 -9.52% 5
East of England +58 13 £473 -0.53% 1
South West +94 8 £315 -45.22% 4
Midlands +39 7 £400 -20.00% 3
North of England +84 6 £600 +9.09% 4
North West +56 4 - - 2
South East +119 3 £600 +21.52% 3
North East +36 2 £600 -
West Midlands +20 2 £400 -20.00% 3
East Midlands - 2 £365 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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.

1 173 (80.84%) Jenkins
2 153 (71.50%) DevOps
3 125 (58.41%) AWS
4 122 (57.01%) Python
5 120 (56.07%) Docker
6 119 (55.61%) Java
7 115 (53.74%) Kubernetes
8 110 (51.40%) GitLab
9 107 (50.00%) Azure
10 98 (45.79%) Git (software)
11 85 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
11 85 (39.72%) Linux
12 83 (38.79%) Microservices
13 82 (38.32%) Finance
14 78 (36.45%) Terraform
15 77 (35.98%) Ansible
16 59 (27.57%) MySQL
17 58 (27.10%) Software Engineering
18 57 (26.64%) Banking
18 57 (26.64%) SQL
18 57 (26.64%) Web Services
19 56 (26.17%) Serverless
19 56 (26.17%) AWS Lambda
20 55 (25.70%) Maven
21 51 (23.83%) SQL Server
21 51 (23.83%) Kafka
22 50 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
23 49 (22.90%) SonarQube
23 49 (22.90%) Amazon ECS
24 48 (22.43%) Spring

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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 40 (18.69%) Apache
2 24 (11.21%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (9.81%) Confluence
4 11 (5.14%) IIS
5 9 (4.21%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.34%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.87%) Jupyter
9 3 (1.40%) nginx
10 2 (0.93%) JBoss
10 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.47%) Jetty
11 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 125 (58.41%) AWS
2 107 (50.00%) Azure
3 56 (26.17%) AWS Lambda
3 56 (26.17%) Serverless
4 49 (22.90%) Amazon ECS
5 39 (18.22%) OpenShift
6 37 (17.29%) GCP
7 34 (15.89%) Apigee
8 28 (13.08%) Amazon EKS
9 25 (11.68%) Amazon EC2
10 23 (10.75%) Amazon S3
10 23 (10.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 18 (8.41%) GitHub
12 17 (7.94%) Kong
13 11 (5.14%) Amazon GuardDuty
13 11 (5.14%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (5.14%) AWS CodeBuild
13 11 (5.14%) Route 53
14 10 (4.67%) PaaS
15 4 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) Firewall
2 5 (2.34%) DNS
2 5 (2.34%) HTTP
2 5 (2.34%) SSL
2 5 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.87%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.40%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.40%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.93%) FTP
5 2 (0.93%) IMAP
5 2 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.93%) SMTP
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.57%) MySQL
2 51 (23.83%) SQL Server
3 50 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (21.03%) Amazon Redshift
5 23 (10.75%) MongoDB
6 20 (9.35%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.54%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.80%) Big Data
9 6 (2.80%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.87%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.87%) Impala
10 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.87%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.40%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.40%) Redis
12 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 173 (80.84%) Jenkins
2 110 (51.40%) GitLab
3 98 (45.79%) Git (software)
4 55 (25.70%) Maven
5 49 (22.90%) SonarQube
6 41 (19.16%) JIRA
7 40 (18.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 31 (14.49%) Bitbucket
9 17 (7.94%) gulp
10 14 (6.54%) Subversion
11 11 (5.14%) Selenium
12 10 (4.67%) TeamCity
13 9 (4.21%) RStudio
14 7 (3.27%) JUnit
14 7 (3.27%) Liquibase
14 7 (3.27%) VisualSVN
15 6 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (2.34%) IBM UrbanCode
16 5 (2.34%) Snyk
17 4 (1.87%) Gerrit
General
1 82 (38.32%) Finance
2 57 (26.64%) Banking
3 43 (20.09%) Public Sector
4 19 (8.88%) Front Office
5 17 (7.94%) Electronics
5 17 (7.94%) Manufacturing
5 17 (7.94%) Marketing
5 17 (7.94%) Telecoms
6 14 (6.54%) Back Office
7 7 (3.27%) Prime Brokerage
8 6 (2.80%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
9 5 (2.34%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.87%) Law
11 1 (0.47%) Legal
11 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (35.51%) Developer
2 75 (35.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (17.29%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (17.29%) Java Developer
4 28 (13.08%) Java Engineer
5 27 (12.62%) AWS Developer
5 27 (12.62%) Software Engineer
6 26 (12.15%) Java Software Developer
7 23 (10.75%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (10.28%) AWS Software Engineer
8 22 (10.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 22 (10.28%) SQL Developer
9 20 (9.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (8.41%) AWS DevOps
11 16 (7.48%) Architect
11 16 (7.48%) Senior DevOps
12 15 (7.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 13 (6.07%) AWS Architect
13 13 (6.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 12 (5.61%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (26.64%) Web Services
2 51 (23.83%) Kafka
3 48 (22.43%) Spring
4 36 (16.82%) Spring Boot
5 35 (16.36%) gRPC
6 34 (15.89%) Node.js
6 34 (15.89%) OAuth
6 34 (15.89%) Swagger
7 30 (14.02%) JAX-RS
8 29 (13.55%) Apache CXF
8 29 (13.55%) Dropwizard
9 28 (13.08%) Elastic Stack
9 28 (13.08%) Mongoose
10 27 (12.62%) Express
11 25 (11.68%) React
12 22 (10.28%) HTML
13 20 (9.35%) HTML5
14 19 (8.88%) AngularJS
14 19 (8.88%) Hibernate
15 17 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.89%) Hedge funds
2 23 (10.75%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (9.35%) Derivative
3 20 (9.35%) Equities
4 13 (6.07%) User Experience
5 11 (5.14%) Fixed Income
6 10 (4.67%) SWIFT
7 5 (2.34%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.93%) iPad
9 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 85 (39.72%) Linux
2 29 (13.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (13.08%) Windows
4 20 (9.35%) Unix
5 13 (6.07%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.87%) CentOS
7 2 (0.93%) Android
7 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) AIX
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.47%) SUSE
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (71.50%) DevOps
2 85 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (38.79%) Microservices
4 58 (27.10%) Software Engineering
5 45 (21.03%) Asset Management
6 44 (20.56%) Infrastructure as Code
7 37 (17.29%) Deployment Automation
8 34 (15.89%) Investment Management
9 30 (14.02%) Scrum
10 27 (12.62%) Test Automation
11 24 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (11.21%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 23 (10.75%) Configuration Management
13 22 (10.28%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.94%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (7.94%) Programme Management
14 17 (7.94%) Visualisation
15 16 (7.48%) Kanban
16 15 (7.01%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 122 (57.01%) Python
2 119 (55.61%) Java
3 57 (26.64%) SQL
4 41 (19.16%) Bash Shell
5 36 (16.82%) JavaScript
6 33 (15.42%) Groovy
7 32 (14.95%) Perl
8 22 (10.28%) PowerShell
9 11 (5.14%) C++
10 10 (4.67%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.74%) C
11 8 (3.74%) Java 8
11 8 (3.74%) R
12 5 (2.34%) C#
13 4 (1.87%) Ruby
13 4 (1.87%) Scala
14 3 (1.40%) Go
15 1 (0.47%) ES6
15 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (8.88%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.61%) Sun Certification
4 6 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.34%) WCAG
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.93%) NIST
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.47%) SEPA
3 1 (0.47%) TARGET2
System Software
1 120 (56.07%) Docker
2 7 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.87%) HDFS
4 4 (1.87%) Varnish
5 3 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.93%) vCloud
7 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 115 (53.74%) Kubernetes
2 78 (36.45%) Terraform
3 77 (35.98%) Ansible
4 36 (16.82%) Grafana
5 34 (15.89%) Kibana
6 25 (11.68%) Prometheus
7 21 (9.81%) Rancher
8 20 (9.35%) Consul
9 19 (8.88%) logstash
10 17 (7.94%) Fluentd
10 17 (7.94%) Istio
11 12 (5.61%) Puppet
12 8 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (3.27%) BladeLogic
14 6 (2.80%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (2.80%) ITRS Geneos
15 5 (2.34%) HP Fortify
15 5 (2.34%) Salt
16 4 (1.87%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (1.87%) Oozie
Vendors
1 46 (21.50%) Oracle
2 35 (16.36%) Google
3 26 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.15%) Splunk
4 21 (9.81%) AppDynamics
5 18 (8.41%) Red Hat
6 17 (7.94%) SAP
7 7 (3.27%) Atlassian
7 7 (3.27%) Micro Focus
7 7 (3.27%) RedGate
8 6 (2.80%) Confluent
8 6 (2.80%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.80%) VMware
9 4 (1.87%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.87%) Databricks
9 4 (1.87%) Informatica
10 3 (1.40%) Altiris
10 3 (1.40%) CyberArk
10 3 (1.40%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.93%) MuleSoft