Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 511 627 624
Rank change year-on-year +116 -3 +143
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 420 218 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 1.31% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 153 174
UK median daily rate £543 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.65% +5.26% +18.68%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £363
90th Percentile £644 £588 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.10% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 20,758 16,703 16,714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.06% 17.58% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,267 11,365 11,369
UK median daily rate £468 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £295
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 333 298
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.40 £28.75 £26.68
90th Percentile £59.25 £57.50 £52.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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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 18 July 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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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 18 July 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 +128 363 £550 +10.00% 45
London +58 210 £600 +14.29% 25
UK excluding London +74 203 £495 +10.00% 24
South East 0 46 £506 +12.81% 6
North of England +15 43 £495 +22.22% 7
South West +39 42 £425 +13.33% 4
Scotland -27 29 £438 +6.06% 3
Wales - 21 £540 - 1
Yorkshire - 21 £522 - 2
North West -14 17 £485 +19.68% 4
East of England +10 11 £419 -12.76% 2
Midlands 0 11 £550 +29.41% 1
West Midlands -17 6 £575 +35.29% 1
East Midlands +13 5 £465 -
North East - 5 £423 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 322 (76.67%) Git (software)
2 306 (72.86%) Jenkins
3 278 (66.19%) DevOps
4 269 (64.05%) Linux
5 219 (52.14%) Puppet
6 207 (49.29%) Ansible
7 199 (47.38%) Docker
8 190 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
9 179 (42.62%) Python
10 160 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
11 153 (36.43%) Continuous Integration
12 151 (35.95%) Java
13 146 (34.76%) Configuration Management
14 138 (32.86%) Kubernetes
15 131 (31.19%) Security Cleared
16 126 (30.00%) Ruby
17 120 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
18 116 (27.62%) Terraform
18 116 (27.62%) JIRA
18 116 (27.62%) SC Cleared
19 114 (27.14%) MongoDB
20 113 (26.90%) Bash Shell
20 113 (26.90%) PostgreSQL
20 113 (26.90%) Unix
21 110 (26.19%) Microservices
22 106 (25.24%) SQL
23 105 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
24 101 (24.05%) Load Balancing
25 96 (22.86%) Test Automation
26 95 (22.62%) MySQL

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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 94 (22.38%) nginx
2 91 (21.67%) Confluence
3 52 (12.38%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (9.29%) Apache
5 31 (7.38%) WebSphere
6 19 (4.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (4.05%) Apache Spark
8 15 (3.57%) WebLogic
9 14 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 13 (3.10%) Tuxedo
11 10 (2.38%) IIS
11 10 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (2.38%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.90%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.43%) Apache Pig
13 6 (1.43%) Mule
14 5 (1.19%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.19%) WildFly
15 4 (0.95%) Mongoose
16 2 (0.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.71%) Simulink
3 2 (0.48%) HipChat
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 160 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (17.38%) GitHub
4 39 (9.29%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (7.38%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (6.19%) OpenShift
7 25 (5.95%) Amazon S3
8 22 (5.24%) Amazon ELB
8 22 (5.24%) PaaS
9 21 (5.00%) IaaS
10 20 (4.76%) Slack
11 18 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (3.10%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (2.38%) Serverless
14 8 (1.90%) Datadog
14 8 (1.90%) SaaS
15 7 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (1.67%) Quay.io
15 7 (1.67%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 87 (20.71%) Firewall
2 81 (19.29%) TCP/IP
3 78 (18.57%) DNS
4 65 (15.48%) SSL
5 25 (5.95%) Internet
6 17 (4.05%) Kerberos
7 16 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (3.10%) VPN
9 10 (2.38%) HTTP
10 8 (1.90%) ICMP
11 5 (1.19%) Network Security
11 5 (1.19%) OpenVPN
12 4 (0.95%) Wireless
13 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.71%) LAN
13 3 (0.71%) WAN
14 2 (0.48%) DHCP
14 2 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
14 2 (0.48%) SMS
14 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (27.14%) MongoDB
2 113 (26.90%) PostgreSQL
3 95 (22.62%) MySQL
4 50 (11.90%) Big Data
5 43 (10.24%) NoSQL
6 42 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 34 (8.10%) Hadoop
8 25 (5.95%) Apache Hive
9 24 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (3.81%) DB2
11 14 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (3.33%) InfluxDB
12 13 (3.10%) Redis
13 7 (1.67%) Flink
13 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.43%) Couchbase
14 6 (1.43%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 322 (76.67%) Git (software)
2 306 (72.86%) Jenkins
3 116 (27.62%) JIRA
4 105 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 91 (21.67%) Bitbucket
6 85 (20.24%) Maven
7 77 (18.33%) TeamCity
8 72 (17.14%) GitLab
9 48 (11.43%) Cucumber
10 40 (9.52%) Selenium
10 40 (9.52%) SonarQube
11 38 (9.05%) Ant
12 29 (6.90%) Vagrant
13 28 (6.67%) JUnit
14 24 (5.71%) Subversion
15 20 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
16 19 (4.52%) Gradle
16 19 (4.52%) Zephyr
17 14 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 57 (13.57%) Finance
2 48 (11.43%) Banking
3 17 (4.05%) Marketing
4 13 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.90%) Electronics
5 8 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.95%) Back Office
6 4 (0.95%) Legal
7 3 (0.71%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 213 (50.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 81 (19.29%) Developer
3 40 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
4 39 (9.29%) Java Developer
5 38 (9.05%) AWS Engineer
6 36 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 34 (8.10%) Linux Engineer
8 33 (7.86%) Lead DevOps
9 30 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
10 29 (6.90%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 27 (6.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 23 (5.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 21 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 17 (4.05%) Big Data Engineer
14 17 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (4.05%) Unix Engineer
15 16 (3.81%) Operations Engineer
16 15 (3.57%) Software Engineer
17 14 (3.33%) Consultant
17 14 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 70 (16.67%) Kafka
3 69 (16.43%) RabbitMQ
4 66 (15.71%) REST
5 55 (13.10%) ActiveMQ
6 48 (11.43%) LEMP Stack
7 46 (10.95%) Spring
8 45 (10.71%) Node.js
9 43 (10.24%) Sensu
10 40 (9.52%) HTML
11 38 (9.05%) XML
12 37 (8.81%) Spring Boot
13 35 (8.33%) .NET
14 34 (8.10%) HTML5
15 33 (7.86%) CSS
16 28 (6.67%) Middleware
17 26 (6.19%) CSS3
17 26 (6.19%) DHTML
18 21 (5.00%) Gherkin
18 21 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.81%) Linux Command Line
2 19 (4.52%) Public Cloud
3 17 (4.05%) User Experience
4 13 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.19%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.19%) PKI
7 4 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.71%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.71%) Replication
9 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.24%) ASIC
10 1 (0.24%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 269 (64.05%) Linux
2 113 (26.90%) Unix
3 71 (16.90%) Windows
4 43 (10.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (8.81%) CoreOS
6 33 (7.86%) Ubuntu
7 31 (7.38%) CentOS
8 29 (6.90%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.95%) Solaris
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
12 1 (0.24%) Android
12 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) Debian
12 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (66.19%) DevOps
2 190 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (36.43%) Continuous Integration
4 146 (34.76%) Configuration Management
5 110 (26.19%) Microservices
6 101 (24.05%) Load Balancing
7 96 (22.86%) Test Automation
8 92 (21.90%) Open Source
9 64 (15.24%) Scrum
10 55 (13.10%) TDD
11 54 (12.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 53 (12.62%) Task Automation
13 41 (9.76%) Security Hardening
14 39 (9.29%) Protective Monitoring
15 36 (8.57%) Deployment Automation
16 35 (8.33%) Migration
17 34 (8.10%) BDD
17 34 (8.10%) Performance Measurement
18 32 (7.62%) Continuous Deployment
18 32 (7.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 179 (42.62%) Python
2 151 (35.95%) Java
3 126 (30.00%) Ruby
4 113 (26.90%) Bash Shell
5 106 (25.24%) SQL
6 81 (19.29%) Perl
7 60 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 44 (10.48%) Shell Script
9 32 (7.62%) PowerShell
10 25 (5.95%) C#
11 22 (5.24%) Groovy
12 21 (5.00%) Scala
13 19 (4.52%) Go
14 14 (3.33%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.19%) Java 8
16 4 (0.95%) PHP
17 3 (0.71%) F#
17 3 (0.71%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.24%) Rust
Qualifications
1 131 (31.19%) Security Cleared
2 116 (27.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.95%) Degree
3 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.48%) ISEB
5 2 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.48%) MBA
6 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.90%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.71%) GDPR
4 2 (0.48%) GCP
5 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.24%) EMIR
System Software
1 199 (47.38%) Docker
2 30 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 20 (4.76%) etcd
3 20 (4.76%) flannel
4 11 (2.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (2.14%) Ceph
5 9 (2.14%) GlusterFS
5 9 (2.14%) SkyDNS
6 5 (1.19%) Postfix
6 5 (1.19%) Squid
6 5 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.48%) iptables
9 1 (0.24%) NFS
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 219 (52.14%) Puppet
2 207 (49.29%) Ansible
3 138 (32.86%) Kubernetes
4 116 (27.62%) Terraform
5 81 (19.29%) HAProxy
6 68 (16.19%) logstash
7 66 (15.71%) Kibana
8 63 (15.00%) Grafana
9 45 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
10 33 (7.86%) Nagios
11 30 (7.14%) Prometheus
12 25 (5.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 25 (5.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 24 (5.71%) Sysdig
14 23 (5.48%) ZABBIX
15 20 (4.76%) Graylog
15 20 (4.76%) rkt
16 16 (3.81%) Graphite
16 16 (3.81%) Uchiwa
17 15 (3.57%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 55 (13.10%) Red Hat
2 45 (10.71%) Oracle
3 44 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 33 (7.86%) Hortonworks
5 24 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 24 (5.71%) New Relic
5 24 (5.71%) Splunk
6 20 (4.76%) Google
7 18 (4.29%) VMware
8 15 (3.57%) AppDynamics
8 15 (3.57%) IBM
8 15 (3.57%) PagerDuty
9 14 (3.33%) Adobe
9 14 (3.33%) hybris
10 12 (2.86%) Centrify
10 12 (2.86%) Cloudera
10 12 (2.86%) SAP
10 12 (2.86%) Sonatype
11 10 (2.38%) Micro Focus
12 9 (2.14%) HP