Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Hibernate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hibernate over the 6 months to 25 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.

Hibernate
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 190 196
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing Hibernate 1,463 1,241 1,395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.45% 1.36% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 4.30% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,157 925 1,090
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £318
90th Percentile £588 £588 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £33.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -11.18% -18.28%
10th Percentile £47.00 £26.29 £36.50
90th Percentile £58.00 £47.63 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £36.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -4.61% -18.28%

Hibernate is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,979 28,849 30,603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.64% 31.64% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,212 19,924 21,261
UK median daily rate £475 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 357 469
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.52% +10.71%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.55 £14.70
90th Percentile £63.50 £52.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +7.64%

Hibernate
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hibernate in the UK

Hibernate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hibernate.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hibernate in the UK

Hibernate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hibernate over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hibernate in the UK

Hibernate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hibernate.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hibernate in the UK

Hibernate
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hibernate over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Hibernate in the UK

Hibernate
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hibernate within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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 -1 1,272 £488 +8.33% 372
UK excluding London +6 799 £425 +6.25% 264
London +7 645 £525 +2.44% 156
North of England +41 228 £400 +6.67% 72
South East +48 216 £475 +1.33% 66
Yorkshire +22 136 £413 +10.00% 23
Scotland +34 134 £400 +11.11% 36
Midlands -6 103 £425 +6.25% 33
North West +23 86 £400 +3.23% 42
West Midlands -12 54 £425 - 19
East Midlands -14 49 £450 +13.21% 14
South West -57 44 £413 +6.45% 26
East of England -74 34 £488 +16.07% 19
Northern Ireland +24 29 £448 +27.86% 5
Wales -30 14 £300 -22.33% 7
North East +15 6 £400 +5.61% 7

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Hibernate 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 Hibernate.

1 1,439 (98.36%) Java
2 1,232 (84.21%) Spring
3 963 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
4 704 (48.12%) TDD
5 675 (46.14%) Java 8
6 533 (36.43%) Microservices
7 511 (34.93%) REST
8 507 (34.65%) Maven
9 472 (32.26%) JavaScript
10 438 (29.94%) Web Services
11 423 (28.91%) Git (software)
12 404 (27.61%) Spring Boot
13 366 (25.02%) RESTful
14 356 (24.33%) BDD
15 351 (23.99%) Jenkins
16 325 (22.21%) SQL
17 314 (21.46%) HTML
18 311 (21.26%) J2EE
19 295 (20.16%) OO
20 289 (19.75%) Scrum
21 286 (19.55%) MVC
22 278 (19.00%) Test Automation
23 276 (18.87%) Oracle
24 274 (18.73%) JPA
25 273 (18.66%) Java EE
25 273 (18.66%) JUnit
26 258 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
27 255 (17.43%) JMS
28 252 (17.22%) AngularJS
29 251 (17.16%) Relational Database

Hibernate
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
1 212 (14.49%) JBoss
2 190 (12.99%) Tomcat
3 130 (8.89%) Confluence
4 120 (8.20%) WebSphere
5 104 (7.11%) Apache
6 98 (6.70%) WebLogic
7 82 (5.60%) Elasticsearch
8 45 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 39 (2.67%) Jetty
10 38 (2.60%) Mule
10 38 (2.60%) WildFly
11 34 (2.32%) MQSeries
12 28 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
13 25 (1.71%) Apache Solr
14 21 (1.44%) CMS
15 16 (1.09%) Apache Spark
16 13 (0.89%) GlassFish
17 12 (0.82%) nginx
18 10 (0.68%) GemFire
18 10 (0.68%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.34%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.068%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 196 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.71%) GitHub
4 22 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (1.50%) Amazon S3
4 22 (1.50%) OpenShift
5 16 (1.09%) npm
6 14 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
7 13 (0.89%) Yarn
8 9 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.41%) PaaS
12 5 (0.34%) Bluemix
12 5 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (0.34%) SaaS
12 5 (0.34%) Serverless
13 4 (0.27%) IaaS
14 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.14%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.44%) HTTP
2 31 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 29 (1.98%) Internet
4 21 (1.44%) SSL
5 6 (0.41%) Intranet
6 5 (0.34%) Firewall
6 5 (0.34%) FTP
6 5 (0.34%) SMS
7 3 (0.21%) DNS
7 3 (0.21%) SSH
8 2 (0.14%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.14%) Broadband
8 2 (0.14%) DHCP
8 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.14%) LAN
8 2 (0.14%) WAN
9 1 (0.068%) AMQP
9 1 (0.068%) Network Security
9 1 (0.068%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (17.16%) Relational Database
2 204 (13.94%) MongoDB
3 188 (12.85%) NoSQL
4 156 (10.66%) RDBMS
5 139 (9.50%) SQL Server
6 135 (9.23%) MySQL
7 124 (8.48%) PostgreSQL
8 101 (6.90%) Hadoop
9 74 (5.06%) Big Data
10 57 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 57 (3.90%) Oracle Database
11 53 (3.62%) Redis
12 43 (2.94%) HBase
12 43 (2.94%) Neo4j
13 36 (2.46%) DB2
14 31 (2.12%) Couchbase
15 23 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (1.16%) Hazelcast
16 17 (1.16%) MariaDB
17 16 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 507 (34.65%) Maven
2 423 (28.91%) Git (software)
3 351 (23.99%) Jenkins
4 273 (18.66%) JUnit
5 198 (13.53%) JIRA
6 152 (10.39%) Gradle
7 149 (10.18%) Mockito
8 134 (9.16%) Subversion
9 131 (8.95%) Eclipse
10 73 (4.99%) SonarQube
11 67 (4.58%) Cucumber
12 64 (4.37%) Selenium
13 59 (4.03%) Ant
14 58 (3.96%) TeamCity
15 55 (3.76%) Liquibase
16 54 (3.69%) IntelliJ
17 52 (3.55%) Checkstyle
18 46 (3.14%) Vagrant
19 35 (2.39%) JProfiler
20 28 (1.91%) Hudson
General
1 211 (14.42%) Finance
2 173 (11.83%) Banking
3 66 (4.51%) Investment Banking
4 49 (3.35%) Games
5 45 (3.08%) Retail
6 28 (1.91%) Front Office
7 8 (0.55%) Publishing
8 7 (0.48%) Law
8 7 (0.48%) Retail Banking
8 7 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.34%) Legal
10 3 (0.21%) Advertising
10 3 (0.21%) Automotive
10 3 (0.21%) Electronics
10 3 (0.21%) German Language
10 3 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.21%) Marketing
11 1 (0.068%) Finnish Language
11 1 (0.068%) Local Government
11 1 (0.068%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1,284 (87.76%) Developer
2 1,158 (79.15%) Java Developer
3 251 (17.16%) Senior Developer
4 244 (16.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 72 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
6 71 (4.85%) Lead Developer
7 68 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
8 60 (4.10%) Architect
9 59 (4.03%) Agile Developer
10 58 (3.96%) Agile Java Developer
11 56 (3.83%) Java Engineer
12 51 (3.49%) Backend Developer
13 41 (2.80%) AWS Developer
14 40 (2.73%) Software Engineer
15 38 (2.60%) SC Cleared Java Developer
16 37 (2.53%) J2EE Developer
17 36 (2.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 34 (2.32%) Java Architect
18 34 (2.32%) Scala Developer
19 33 (2.26%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,232 (84.21%) Spring
2 511 (34.93%) REST
3 438 (29.94%) Web Services
4 404 (27.61%) Spring Boot
5 366 (25.02%) RESTful
6 314 (21.46%) HTML
7 311 (21.26%) J2EE
8 274 (18.73%) JPA
9 273 (18.66%) Java EE
10 255 (17.43%) JMS
11 252 (17.22%) AngularJS
12 241 (16.47%) SOAP
13 236 (16.13%) CSS
14 233 (15.93%) XML
15 179 (12.24%) JSON
16 163 (11.14%) JSP
17 160 (10.94%) Spring MVC
18 140 (9.57%) HTML5
19 128 (8.75%) Node.js
20 117 (8.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.91%) Greenfield Project
2 66 (4.51%) User Experience
3 55 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
5 37 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 20 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.30%) Fintech
9 19 (1.30%) Virtual Team
10 16 (1.09%) Algorithms
11 13 (0.89%) iPad
12 12 (0.82%) Fixed Income
13 10 (0.68%) Clustering
14 9 (0.62%) Derivative
14 9 (0.62%) Online Games
15 8 (0.55%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
16 6 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 203 (13.88%) Unix
2 164 (11.21%) Linux
3 40 (2.73%) Windows
4 36 (2.46%) VMS
5 30 (2.05%) Mac OS X
6 29 (1.98%) Android
7 25 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.37%) Solaris
9 15 (1.03%) HPUX
10 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.68%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.34%) CentOS
14 4 (0.27%) Debian
14 4 (0.27%) Windows Server
15 2 (0.14%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 963 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 704 (48.12%) TDD
3 533 (36.43%) Microservices
4 356 (24.33%) BDD
5 295 (20.16%) OO
6 289 (19.75%) Scrum
7 286 (19.55%) MVC
8 278 (19.00%) Test Automation
9 258 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
10 169 (11.55%) SOA
11 168 (11.48%) DevOps
12 146 (9.98%) Software Engineering
13 132 (9.02%) Unit Testing
14 122 (8.34%) SDLC
15 115 (7.86%) Kanban
15 115 (7.86%) Pair Programming
16 109 (7.45%) Open Source
17 99 (6.77%) E-Commerce
18 95 (6.49%) Multithreading
19 80 (5.47%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1,439 (98.36%) Java
2 675 (46.14%) Java 8
3 472 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 325 (22.21%) SQL
5 150 (10.25%) Scala
6 73 (4.99%) Groovy
7 68 (4.65%) Python
8 52 (3.55%) PL/SQL
9 48 (3.28%) JPQL
10 41 (2.80%) C#
11 34 (2.32%) Bash Shell
12 27 (1.85%) XPath
13 25 (1.71%) Java 9
14 24 (1.64%) Shell Script
15 22 (1.50%) Kotlin
15 22 (1.50%) Ruby
15 22 (1.50%) TypeScript
16 20 (1.37%) Perl
17 14 (0.96%) C
17 14 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (6.77%) Security Cleared
2 72 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 67 (4.58%) Degree
4 23 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (0.96%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.34%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.27%) OCP
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.068%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.068%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.55%) QA
2 22 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.34%) SEPA
4 4 (0.27%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) MiFID
5 2 (0.14%) PMO
6 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 214 (14.63%) Docker
2 12 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.75%) HDFS
4 6 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.21%) QEMU
6 3 (0.21%) vSphere
7 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 71 (4.85%) Puppet
2 70 (4.78%) Ansible
3 46 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (3.01%) Terraform
5 28 (1.91%) Kubernetes
6 25 (1.71%) Cobbler
7 17 (1.16%) Kibana
8 16 (1.09%) Grafana
9 4 (0.27%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.21%) Control-M
10 3 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.21%) Salt
11 2 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.14%) Nagios
11 2 (0.14%) Rancher
12 1 (0.068%) CloudHub
12 1 (0.068%) Consul
12 1 (0.068%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 276 (18.87%) Oracle
2 81 (5.54%) IBM
3 43 (2.94%) Google
4 36 (2.46%) Microsoft
5 31 (2.12%) Perforce
6 24 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 20 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 20 (1.37%) MuleSoft
7 20 (1.37%) webMethods
8 14 (0.96%) Adobe
8 14 (0.96%) Sybase
9 13 (0.89%) FXall
9 13 (0.89%) Reuters
10 12 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.75%) SAP
12 10 (0.68%) Splunk
13 7 (0.48%) Solace
13 7 (0.48%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.41%) Apple
14 6 (0.41%) VMware