Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IntelliJ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IntelliJ over the 6 months to 24 February 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.

JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 591 633 728
Rank change year-on-year +42 +95 +27
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 295 224 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.58% 1.40% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 151 103
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.35%
10th Percentile £362 £313 £330
90th Percentile £613 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £370
% change year-on-year +5.56% +21.62% -8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

IntelliJ 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 18,616 16,023 15,878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.50% 16.71% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,034 10,767 10,603
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 280 393
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £31.25 £22.16 £23.85
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

IntelliJ
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IntelliJ over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
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 IntelliJ within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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 +23 280 £525 +10.53% 41
London +25 150 £550 +4.76% 19
UK excluding London +29 136 £475 +5.56% 28
South East +14 68 £525 +10.53% 9
North of England +17 25 £425 -2.86% 5
South West +22 15 £330 -37.14% 4
North West +14 14 £375 -3.23% 2
Midlands -5 14 £450 - 4
Yorkshire +7 11 £456 -13.10% 3
East of England -11 8 £525 +35.48%
East Midlands +2 7 £450 +12.50% 3
West Midlands -11 7 £520 +14.29% 1
Scotland -7 3 £450 +16.13% 2
Wales - 2 £450 - 3
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IntelliJ 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 IntelliJ.

1 268 (90.85%) Java
2 214 (72.54%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (55.93%) Git (software)
4 158 (53.56%) Spring
5 136 (46.10%) Microservices
6 133 (45.08%) TDD
7 118 (40.00%) Eclipse
8 112 (37.97%) SQL
9 111 (37.63%) JUnit
10 108 (36.61%) BDD
11 106 (35.93%) MongoDB
11 106 (35.93%) Test Automation
12 104 (35.25%) REST
13 101 (34.24%) Linux
14 100 (33.90%) JSON
15 98 (33.22%) JavaScript
15 98 (33.22%) Jenkins
16 91 (30.85%) Continuous Integration
17 90 (30.51%) CSS
18 89 (30.17%) HTML
18 89 (30.17%) Maven
19 87 (29.49%) JIRA
20 84 (28.47%) Scrum
21 82 (27.80%) Web Services
22 81 (27.46%) Cucumber
23 78 (26.44%) DevOps
24 76 (25.76%) Docker
25 73 (24.75%) Spring Boot
26 70 (23.73%) Scala
27 67 (22.71%) HTML5

IntelliJ
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 56 (18.98%) Confluence
2 37 (12.54%) JBoss
3 35 (11.86%) Apache
4 32 (10.85%) Tomcat
5 31 (10.51%) WebLogic
6 21 (7.12%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (4.07%) Apache Solr
8 11 (3.73%) Apache Spark
8 11 (3.73%) GemFire
8 11 (3.73%) nginx
9 10 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
9 10 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (2.71%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (2.03%) eris
11 6 (2.03%) Ethereum
11 6 (2.03%) Hyperledger
12 4 (1.36%) Jupyter
12 4 (1.36%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.68%) Anypoint
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) R3 Corda
1 6 (2.03%) Ripple
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (11.53%) GitHub
3 13 (4.41%) OpenShift
4 11 (3.73%) Google Analytics
5 10 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.39%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.05%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (2.71%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (2.71%) PaaS
8 7 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (2.37%) npm
8 7 (2.37%) Serverless
9 6 (2.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (2.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (2.03%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.02%) Firebase
11 2 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.68%) Sauce Labs
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.54%) HTTP
2 31 (10.51%) SSL
2 31 (10.51%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.73%) FTP
4 10 (3.39%) Internet
5 8 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.69%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (35.93%) MongoDB
2 45 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 32 (10.85%) Hadoop
4 24 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (7.12%) HBase
6 17 (5.76%) Big Data
7 13 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.73%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.39%) MySQL
10 9 (3.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (3.05%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (2.03%) Apache Hive
12 6 (2.03%) Blockchain
12 6 (2.03%) OLTP
12 6 (2.03%) Redis
12 6 (2.03%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.02%) Hazelcast
14 3 (1.02%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 165 (55.93%) Git (software)
2 118 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 111 (37.63%) JUnit
4 98 (33.22%) Jenkins
5 89 (30.17%) Maven
6 87 (29.49%) JIRA
7 81 (27.46%) Cucumber
8 67 (22.71%) Selenium
9 45 (15.25%) Gradle
10 37 (12.54%) gulp
11 35 (11.86%) Grunt
12 29 (9.83%) Ant
13 28 (9.49%) Subversion
14 23 (7.80%) Mockito
14 23 (7.80%) SonarQube
15 20 (6.78%) SoapUI
15 20 (6.78%) TeamCity
16 19 (6.44%) Android Studio
17 17 (5.76%) Checkstyle
17 17 (5.76%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (21.36%) Banking
2 49 (16.61%) Finance
3 14 (4.75%) Games
4 8 (2.71%) Retail
5 7 (2.37%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.03%) Marketing
7 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.02%) Automotive
8 3 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Front Office
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 225 (76.27%) Developer
2 151 (51.19%) Java Developer
3 47 (15.93%) Scala Developer
4 36 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 30 (10.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (5.42%) Analyst
6 16 (5.42%) Software Developer
7 15 (5.08%) Java Scala Developer
8 13 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (4.07%) HTML Developer
9 12 (4.07%) Test Analyst
10 11 (3.73%) Automation Test Analyst
10 11 (3.73%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.39%) Android Developer
11 10 (3.39%) Architect
11 10 (3.39%) Big Data Developer
11 10 (3.39%) Java Engineer
12 9 (3.05%) Tester
13 8 (2.71%) Programmer
13 8 (2.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (53.56%) Spring
2 104 (35.25%) REST
3 100 (33.90%) JSON
4 90 (30.51%) CSS
5 89 (30.17%) HTML
6 82 (27.80%) Web Services
7 73 (24.75%) Spring Boot
8 67 (22.71%) HTML5
9 65 (22.03%) Hibernate
10 64 (21.69%) SOAP
10 64 (21.69%) XML
11 63 (21.36%) Play Framework
12 55 (18.64%) AngularJS
13 53 (17.97%) J2EE
14 45 (15.25%) RESTful
15 38 (12.88%) Dropwizard
16 36 (12.20%) Apache Camel
16 36 (12.20%) EJB
17 27 (9.15%) Gherkin
17 27 (9.15%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.42%) User Experience
3 14 (4.75%) Data Structures
4 12 (4.07%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.71%) Credit Derivative
5 8 (2.71%) Smart Home
6 7 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.03%) Bitcoin
7 6 (2.03%) Dash
7 6 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.03%) Litecoin
7 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.03%) Replication
7 6 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.03%) Zcash
8 5 (1.69%) Fintech
9 4 (1.36%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.02%) RIA
10 3 (1.02%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 101 (34.24%) Linux
2 66 (22.37%) Unix
3 23 (7.80%) Android
4 20 (6.78%) Windows
5 13 (4.41%) Ubuntu
6 10 (3.39%) Mac OS X
6 10 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.05%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (72.54%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (46.10%) Microservices
3 133 (45.08%) TDD
4 108 (36.61%) BDD
5 106 (35.93%) Test Automation
6 91 (30.85%) Continuous Integration
7 84 (28.47%) Scrum
8 78 (26.44%) DevOps
9 63 (21.36%) Open Source
9 63 (21.36%) Software Engineering
10 58 (19.66%) Pair Programming
11 51 (17.29%) Domain-Driven Design
12 48 (16.27%) MVC
13 47 (15.93%) Kanban
14 46 (15.59%) SOA
15 45 (15.25%) Unit Testing
16 36 (12.20%) Web Development
17 32 (10.85%) User Stories
18 30 (10.17%) Front End Development
19 28 (9.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 268 (90.85%) Java
2 112 (37.97%) SQL
3 98 (33.22%) JavaScript
4 70 (23.73%) Scala
5 51 (17.29%) Groovy
6 36 (12.20%) Python
7 20 (6.78%) Shell Script
8 17 (5.76%) Ruby
9 16 (5.42%) Kotlin
10 15 (5.08%) C#
11 13 (4.41%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 13 (4.41%) XPath
12 11 (3.73%) Haskell
12 11 (3.73%) Perl
13 8 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.37%) C++
15 6 (2.03%) Go
15 6 (2.03%) Solidity
16 5 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.39%) Degree
4 3 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (20.68%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) WAI
2 2 (0.68%) WCAG
System Software
1 76 (25.76%) Docker
2 10 (3.39%) HDFS
3 8 (2.71%) Firmware
4 6 (2.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 47 (15.93%) Puppet
2 41 (13.90%) Grafana
2 41 (13.90%) Kibana
3 17 (5.76%) Kubernetes
4 13 (4.41%) logstash
5 9 (3.05%) Ansible
6 6 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.03%) Terraform
7 5 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 48 (16.27%) Oracle
2 26 (8.81%) webMethods
3 23 (7.80%) New Relic
4 16 (5.42%) Google
5 15 (5.08%) Splunk
6 14 (4.75%) AppDynamics
7 13 (4.41%) Perforce
8 8 (2.71%) Adobe
8 8 (2.71%) IBM
8 8 (2.71%) Solace
8 8 (2.71%) Sybase
9 7 (2.37%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.03%) Monax
10 6 (2.03%) Santiment
11 5 (1.69%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.69%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.36%) Capita
13 3 (1.02%) ATG
13 3 (1.02%) CA Agile Central
13 3 (1.02%) HP