Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 505 501 625
Rank change year-on-year -4 +124 +121
Contract jobs citing Artifactory 255 428 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.01% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 247 195
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -0.94% +12.77%
10th Percentile £423 £379 £384
90th Percentile £731 £647 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
UK median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -41.67% -
10th Percentile £46.75 £35.00 £40.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £63.00 £68.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year +38.57% -46.15% -

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 12,412 21,322 18,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.04% 21.45% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,223 14,532 13,045
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.97% +6.47%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £644 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 253 238
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -1.15% +6.10%
10th Percentile £16.50 £33.00 £29.00
90th Percentile £68.83 £55.00 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -5.17% -1.14% +7.98%

Artifactory
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 17 January 2020.

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 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 17 January 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 +3 226 £550 +3.53% 23
London +26 139 £625 +9.89% 11
UK excluding London +25 109 £500 +5.26% 14
West Midlands +60 32 £500 +6.38% 2
Midlands +57 32 £500 +11.11% 3
Scotland +9 18 £525 +18.31% 2
North of England -27 17 £550 +18.92% 1
South East +77 16 £494 +1.28% 5
East of England +21 13 £463 -7.50%
North West -10 10 £600 +16.28%
South West +20 9 £575 +15.00% 3
North East +10 6 - - 1
Wales +16 4 £550 +10.00%
Yorkshire +32 1 £500 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 183 (71.76%) Jenkins
2 182 (71.37%) DevOps
3 180 (70.59%) AWS
4 145 (56.86%) Terraform
5 142 (55.69%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (54.90%) Kubernetes
7 139 (54.51%) Docker
8 128 (50.20%) Java
9 125 (49.02%) Python
10 122 (47.84%) Linux
11 111 (43.53%) Ansible
12 101 (39.61%) Git (software)
13 81 (31.76%) Azure
14 78 (30.59%) Finance
15 70 (27.45%) JIRA
16 68 (26.67%) OpenShift
17 63 (24.71%) AWS CloudFormation
18 62 (24.31%) Security Cleared
19 61 (23.92%) Web Services
19 61 (23.92%) Microservices
20 60 (23.53%) Software Engineering
21 56 (21.96%) Asset Management
21 56 (21.96%) Amazon S3
21 56 (21.96%) SQL
21 56 (21.96%) Front Office
21 56 (21.96%) Fixed Income
21 56 (21.96%) R
21 56 (21.96%) GCP
21 56 (21.96%) Decision-Making
22 55 (21.57%) Serverless

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 36 (14.12%) Confluence
2 26 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (9.80%) Apache Spark
4 12 (4.71%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.53%) Apache
5 9 (3.53%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.53%) SAS
6 7 (2.75%) nginx
6 7 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.57%) IIS
8 2 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.92%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (3.14%) Oracle AML
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.18%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.78%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 180 (70.59%) AWS
2 81 (31.76%) Azure
3 68 (26.67%) OpenShift
4 63 (24.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 56 (21.96%) Amazon S3
5 56 (21.96%) GCP
6 55 (21.57%) Serverless
7 51 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
8 47 (18.43%) Amazon EC2
9 46 (18.04%) Amazon ECS
10 45 (17.65%) Amazon SQS
11 35 (13.73%) GitHub
12 16 (6.27%) Amazon EKS
13 15 (5.88%) PaaS
14 10 (3.92%) Apigee
14 10 (3.92%) SaaS
15 9 (3.53%) IaaS
16 5 (1.96%) AWS CodePipeline
17 4 (1.57%) Datadog
17 4 (1.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.06%) DNS
1 18 (7.06%) Firewall
1 18 (7.06%) Kerberos
2 15 (5.88%) SSL
3 9 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.35%) HTTP
5 3 (1.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.78%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.78%) DHCP
6 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.78%) LAN
6 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.78%) WAN
7 1 (0.39%) FTP
7 1 (0.39%) IMAP
7 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.39%) SMTP
7 1 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.82%) Amazon Redshift
2 45 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 25 (9.80%) Big Data
4 24 (9.41%) NoSQL
5 23 (9.02%) Pentaho
6 21 (8.24%) Apache Hive
6 21 (8.24%) Impala
7 14 (5.49%) Hadoop
7 14 (5.49%) Oracle Database
8 12 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (4.31%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (4.31%) MySQL
10 8 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (3.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.35%) MariaDB
13 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.96%) SQL Server
14 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 183 (71.76%) Jenkins
2 101 (39.61%) Git (software)
3 70 (27.45%) JIRA
4 52 (20.39%) GitLab
4 52 (20.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 39 (15.29%) Selenium
6 34 (13.33%) Maven
6 34 (13.33%) RStudio
7 25 (9.80%) JUnit
8 23 (9.02%) SonarQube
9 20 (7.84%) CircleCI
10 19 (7.45%) Bitbucket
11 18 (7.06%) Cucumber
11 18 (7.06%) Subversion
11 18 (7.06%) TeamCity
12 17 (6.67%) Eclipse
13 13 (5.10%) Gerrit
14 12 (4.71%) Ant
14 12 (4.71%) Toad
15 9 (3.53%) Vagrant
General
1 78 (30.59%) Finance
2 56 (21.96%) Front Office
3 35 (13.73%) Banking
4 17 (6.67%) Public Sector
5 7 (2.75%) Police
6 2 (0.78%) Automotive
6 2 (0.78%) Electronics
6 2 (0.78%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (37.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 71 (27.84%) Developer
3 42 (16.47%) AWS Engineer
4 38 (14.90%) Java Developer
5 37 (14.51%) AWS Developer
6 32 (12.55%) Platform Engineer
7 28 (10.98%) AWS DevOps
7 28 (10.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 26 (10.20%) Lead Developer
9 25 (9.80%) Java Software Developer
9 25 (9.80%) Lead Java Developer
9 25 (9.80%) Lead Software Developer
10 23 (9.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 22 (8.63%) Python Engineer
12 20 (7.84%) Data Engineer
12 20 (7.84%) Python Developer
13 19 (7.45%) Architect
13 19 (7.45%) J2EE Developer
13 19 (7.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 17 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.92%) Web Services
2 39 (15.29%) Node.js
3 35 (13.73%) .NET
3 35 (13.73%) J2EE
4 34 (13.33%) J2SE
5 31 (12.16%) Kafka
6 30 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
7 21 (8.24%) Spring
8 18 (7.06%) React
9 17 (6.67%) RESTful
10 16 (6.27%) AngularJS
11 12 (4.71%) Hibernate
11 12 (4.71%) JDBC
11 12 (4.71%) JSP
11 12 (4.71%) Struts
12 11 (4.31%) Keycloak
12 11 (4.31%) Spring Boot
13 10 (3.92%) Apache Camel
13 10 (3.92%) WireMock
14 9 (3.53%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.96%) Fixed Income
2 37 (14.51%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (12.55%) Derivative
3 32 (12.55%) Equities
4 27 (10.59%) Public Cloud
5 26 (10.20%) Cloud Native
6 11 (4.31%) Blog
6 11 (4.31%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (4.31%) Hedge funds
7 10 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.75%) PKI
9 5 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.96%) User Experience
9 5 (1.96%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.57%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 122 (47.84%) Linux
2 37 (14.51%) Unix
3 20 (7.84%) CoreOS
4 19 (7.45%) CentOS
4 19 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (5.88%) Windows
6 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.57%) VMS
6 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.78%) Solaris
8 1 (0.39%) Android
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.39%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (71.37%) DevOps
2 142 (55.69%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (23.92%) Microservices
4 60 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 56 (21.96%) Asset Management
5 56 (21.96%) Decision-Making
6 53 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (20.00%) Scrum
8 35 (13.73%) Open Source
9 31 (12.16%) Migration
10 30 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
11 29 (11.37%) Infrastructure Automation
12 26 (10.20%) Configuration Management
13 22 (8.63%) Analytics
14 20 (7.84%) DevSecOps
14 20 (7.84%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.84%) The Twelve-Factor App
15 19 (7.45%) Continuous Deployment
16 17 (6.67%) Data Analytics
17 15 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 128 (50.20%) Java
2 125 (49.02%) Python
3 56 (21.96%) R
3 56 (21.96%) SQL
4 45 (17.65%) Go
5 41 (16.08%) JavaScript
6 34 (13.33%) Bash Shell
7 23 (9.02%) Ruby
8 22 (8.63%) C#
9 19 (7.45%) Shell Script
10 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
10 16 (6.27%) Rust
11 11 (4.31%) C++
12 9 (3.53%) Scala
13 8 (3.14%) Perl
14 4 (1.57%) Groovy
15 2 (0.78%) C
15 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.39%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 62 (24.31%) Security Cleared
2 52 (20.39%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.31%) Degree
4 9 (3.53%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.78%) CCNA
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.96%) NCSC
2 3 (1.18%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.39%) PSD2
System Software
1 139 (54.51%) Docker
2 20 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.53%) vSphere
4 6 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 145 (56.86%) Terraform
2 140 (54.90%) Kubernetes
3 111 (43.53%) Ansible
4 40 (15.69%) Puppet
5 31 (12.16%) Kibana
6 18 (7.06%) Hadoop YARN
7 13 (5.10%) Consul
8 11 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (3.92%) logstash
9 10 (3.92%) Nagios
9 10 (3.92%) Sysdig
10 8 (3.14%) Grafana
11 7 (2.75%) Prometheus
11 7 (2.75%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (1.18%) Oozie
14 2 (0.78%) HP SiteScope
14 2 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
14 2 (0.78%) Mesos
14 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.37%) Veracode
3 24 (9.41%) Cloudera
4 23 (9.02%) Oracle
5 21 (8.24%) Google
6 17 (6.67%) Splunk
7 16 (6.27%) Confluent
8 15 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 11 (4.31%) Sparx
10 10 (3.92%) Coverity
10 10 (3.92%) Hortonworks
10 10 (3.92%) VMware
11 8 (3.14%) Atlassian
12 7 (2.75%) IBM
13 6 (2.35%) AppDynamics
13 6 (2.35%) SAP
14 5 (1.96%) Micro Focus
15 4 (1.57%) CA
15 4 (1.57%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.57%) Tableau