Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 535 724 689
Rank change year-on-year +189 -35 +49
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 366 104 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 0.67% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 61 145
UK median daily rate £525 £463 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -5.13% +8.33%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £363
90th Percentile £650 £575 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £483
% change year-on-year +17.65% -11.92% +43.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £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 19,484 15,508 15,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.27% 16.73% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,525 10,426 10,528
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £290
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 311 372
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.13 £42.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.34% -3.18% +16.69%
10th Percentile £27.95 £20.75 £24.23
90th Percentile £67.25 £54.38 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% -2.38% +13.51%

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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

Artifactory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artifactory over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +164 329 £525 +13.51% 50
London +89 181 £575 +13.58% 30
UK excluding London +110 179 £500 +17.65% 26
South East +14 53 £488 +21.88% 8
South West +37 44 £500 +21.21% 5
North of England +25 33 £522 +4.40% 2
North West -6 16 £550 +35.80%
Scotland -20 16 £550 - 1
Yorkshire +2 15 £522 +4.40% 2
Wales - 15 £550 - 5
East of England - 10 £413 - 2
Midlands +9 8 £575 +35.29% 3
East Midlands 0 6 £588 - 1
North East +28 2 £513 -
West Midlands -12 2 £575 +35.29% 2

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 294 (80.33%) Jenkins
2 269 (73.50%) DevOps
2 269 (73.50%) Git (software)
3 239 (65.30%) Linux
4 210 (57.38%) Docker
5 208 (56.83%) Puppet
6 196 (53.55%) Ansible
7 177 (48.36%) Amazon AWS
8 175 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
9 173 (47.27%) Python
10 159 (43.44%) Configuration Management
11 143 (39.07%) Continuous Integration
12 135 (36.89%) Security Cleared
13 128 (34.97%) Java
14 126 (34.43%) SC Cleared
15 120 (32.79%) Ruby
16 112 (30.60%) Terraform
16 112 (30.60%) Sonatype Nexus
17 109 (29.78%) Elastic Stack
17 109 (29.78%) Kubernetes
18 104 (28.42%) Open Source
19 103 (28.14%) Bash Shell
20 93 (25.41%) MongoDB
20 93 (25.41%) JIRA
20 93 (25.41%) PostgreSQL
20 93 (25.41%) Firewall
21 86 (23.50%) TCP/IP
22 84 (22.95%) DNS
23 83 (22.68%) Maven
23 83 (22.68%) nginx

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 83 (22.68%) nginx
2 75 (20.49%) Confluence
3 50 (13.66%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (9.02%) Apache
5 22 (6.01%) Apache Spark
5 22 (6.01%) WebSphere
6 15 (4.10%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (3.83%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.19%) Mule
9 7 (1.91%) Mule ESB
9 7 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.64%) Mongoose
10 6 (1.64%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.37%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.09%) IIS
13 3 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.82%) CICS
13 3 (0.82%) Jetty
13 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
1 3 (0.82%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 177 (48.36%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (16.39%) Amazon EC2
2 60 (16.39%) GitHub
3 47 (12.84%) Amazon S3
4 40 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (10.11%) AWS Lambda
5 37 (10.11%) Serverless
6 34 (9.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (9.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 29 (7.92%) PaaS
9 27 (7.38%) Amazon ELB
9 27 (7.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 26 (7.10%) IaaS
11 24 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
12 22 (6.01%) Route 53
13 18 (4.92%) OpenShift
14 14 (3.83%) Slack
15 13 (3.55%) CloudBees
16 9 (2.46%) Datadog
17 7 (1.91%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 93 (25.41%) Firewall
2 86 (23.50%) TCP/IP
3 84 (22.95%) DNS
4 55 (15.03%) SSL
5 26 (7.10%) Internet
6 14 (3.83%) VPN
7 9 (2.46%) ICMP
8 6 (1.64%) HTTP
8 6 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.64%) Kerberos
8 6 (1.64%) Network Security
9 5 (1.37%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (1.09%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.82%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.82%) DHCP
11 3 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (0.82%) SMS
12 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.55%) WAN
12 2 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (25.41%) MongoDB
1 93 (25.41%) PostgreSQL
2 79 (21.58%) MySQL
3 46 (12.57%) Hadoop
4 35 (9.56%) Big Data
4 35 (9.56%) NoSQL
5 33 (9.02%) Amazon RDS
5 33 (9.02%) SQL Server
6 22 (6.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (5.74%) Apache Hive
8 14 (3.83%) DB2
8 14 (3.83%) Power BI
9 8 (2.19%) Hazelcast
10 6 (1.64%) Flink
11 5 (1.37%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.37%) Redis
12 3 (0.82%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.55%) DTS
13 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 294 (80.33%) Jenkins
2 269 (73.50%) Git (software)
3 112 (30.60%) Sonatype Nexus
4 93 (25.41%) JIRA
5 83 (22.68%) Maven
6 56 (15.30%) GitLab
7 53 (14.48%) Cucumber
8 49 (13.39%) Bitbucket
9 39 (10.66%) SonarQube
9 39 (10.66%) TeamCity
10 26 (7.10%) Selenium
11 25 (6.83%) Vagrant
12 24 (6.56%) Subversion
13 22 (6.01%) Ant
14 18 (4.92%) JUnit
15 16 (4.37%) Gradle
16 11 (3.01%) Eclipse
16 11 (3.01%) Jasmine
16 11 (3.01%) Zephyr
17 9 (2.46%) ClearQuest
General
1 32 (8.74%) Finance
2 25 (6.83%) Banking
3 12 (3.28%) Marketing
4 11 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.46%) Electronics
5 9 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.46%) Publishing
6 4 (1.09%) Legal
7 3 (0.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (56.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 58 (15.85%) Developer
3 34 (9.29%) AWS DevOps
4 32 (8.74%) Lead DevOps
5 31 (8.47%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 28 (7.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 28 (7.65%) AWS Engineer
7 26 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 24 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (6.56%) Senior DevOps
9 22 (6.01%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (6.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 21 (5.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 19 (5.19%) Consultant
12 18 (4.92%) DevOps Consultant
13 17 (4.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.83%) Software Engineer
15 11 (3.01%) Administrator
16 10 (2.73%) Systems Administrator
17 9 (2.46%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (29.78%) Elastic Stack
2 61 (16.67%) Kafka
3 51 (13.93%) LEMP Stack
4 48 (13.11%) RabbitMQ
5 45 (12.30%) ActiveMQ
6 44 (12.02%) REST
7 43 (11.75%) Spring
8 39 (10.66%) Node.js
9 33 (9.02%) Sensu
10 30 (8.20%) YAML
11 25 (6.83%) HTML
11 25 (6.83%) JSON
11 25 (6.83%) Spring Boot
12 23 (6.28%) HTML5
12 23 (6.28%) Web Services
13 20 (5.46%) CSS
14 19 (5.19%) CSS3
15 18 (4.92%) SOAP
15 18 (4.92%) XML
16 16 (4.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (3.55%) Public Cloud
3 7 (1.91%) User Experience
4 6 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.64%) Virtual Team
5 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.82%) DataPower
8 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.55%) Replication
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.27%) DTCC
9 1 (0.27%) Equities
9 1 (0.27%) PKI
9 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 239 (65.30%) Linux
2 76 (20.77%) Unix
3 55 (15.03%) Windows
4 37 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (7.65%) CoreOS
6 26 (7.10%) CentOS
7 22 (6.01%) Windows Server
8 21 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (4.10%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.82%) Debian
10 3 (0.82%) Solaris
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (73.50%) DevOps
2 175 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (43.44%) Configuration Management
4 143 (39.07%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (28.42%) Open Source
6 82 (22.40%) Microservices
7 76 (20.77%) Test Automation
8 72 (19.67%) Load Balancing
9 58 (15.85%) Scrum
10 51 (13.93%) Task Automation
11 44 (12.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 36 (9.84%) Continuous Deployment
12 36 (9.84%) Protective Monitoring
13 35 (9.56%) Performance Measurement
13 35 (9.56%) TDD
14 29 (7.92%) Build Automation
14 29 (7.92%) Migration
15 28 (7.65%) Security Hardening
16 27 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (7.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 173 (47.27%) Python
2 128 (34.97%) Java
3 120 (32.79%) Ruby
4 103 (28.14%) Bash Shell
5 63 (17.21%) SQL
6 45 (12.30%) Shell Script
7 44 (12.02%) JavaScript
8 41 (11.20%) Perl
9 26 (7.10%) Groovy
10 21 (5.74%) Go
11 20 (5.46%) C#
12 16 (4.37%) Scala
13 15 (4.10%) PowerShell
14 12 (3.28%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.91%) Jython
16 6 (1.64%) Java 8
17 5 (1.37%) PHP
18 3 (0.82%) TypeScript
19 2 (0.55%) C++
19 2 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 135 (36.89%) Security Cleared
2 126 (34.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.09%) ISEB
4 4 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (0.82%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.82%) Degree
6 2 (0.55%) MBA
7 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.27%) EMIR
2 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 210 (57.38%) Docker
2 29 (7.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 26 (7.10%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (2.46%) Squid
6 7 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.37%) etcd
7 5 (1.37%) flannel
7 5 (1.37%) HDFS
8 4 (1.09%) Postfix
9 3 (0.82%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.55%) Ceph
10 2 (0.55%) Firmware
10 2 (0.55%) SkyDNS
10 2 (0.55%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.55%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.27%) LXC
11 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 208 (56.83%) Puppet
2 196 (53.55%) Ansible
3 112 (30.60%) Terraform
4 109 (29.78%) Kubernetes
5 69 (18.85%) HAProxy
6 63 (17.21%) logstash
7 60 (16.39%) Kibana
8 56 (15.30%) Grafana
9 44 (12.02%) Nagios
10 41 (11.20%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (7.92%) Prometheus
12 22 (6.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 22 (6.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 21 (5.74%) Sysdig
14 16 (4.37%) Graylog
15 15 (4.10%) Rancher
16 13 (3.55%) Packer
17 12 (3.28%) Icinga
17 12 (3.28%) WSUS
18 11 (3.01%) Consul
Vendors
1 38 (10.38%) Red Hat
2 29 (7.92%) Oracle
3 24 (6.56%) Hortonworks
4 22 (6.01%) Microsoft
5 21 (5.74%) VMware
6 18 (4.92%) IBM
6 18 (4.92%) Splunk
7 15 (4.10%) New Relic
8 14 (3.83%) AppDynamics
9 13 (3.55%) Atlassian
9 13 (3.55%) SAP
10 11 (3.01%) HP
11 10 (2.73%) Cloudera
11 10 (2.73%) Green Hat
12 8 (2.19%) Sonatype
13 6 (1.64%) Adobe
13 6 (1.64%) F5
13 6 (1.64%) Temenos
14 5 (1.37%) ForgeRock
14 5 (1.37%) Google