Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 668 584 535
Rank change year-on-year -84 -49 +130
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 120 345 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 1.54% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 192 282
UK median daily rate £540 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.57% -11.76% +14.13%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £395
90th Percentile £685 £631 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 13,494 22,361 19,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.05% 21.46% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,863 15,381 13,420
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 234 268
UK median hourly rate £44.02 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.58% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.25 £30.73 £29.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £53.75 £62.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% -1.72% +6.10%

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 15 December 2019.

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 15 December 2019. 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 -101 104 £540 +14.89% 29
UK excluding London -79 70 £475 +5.56% 16
London +34 42 £600 +9.09% 14
South East +18 38 £475 -5.00% 2
North of England -19 9 £536 +19.17% 4
Midlands +15 7 £540 +20.00% 2
West Midlands +2 6 £540 +20.00% 2
North West -5 6 £488 +8.33% 2
Scotland +28 5 - - 1
East of England +33 4 £475 -5.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 3 £586 +35.94% 1
South West +3 3 - - 6
Wales +34 2 £475 +35.71%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
East Midlands +31 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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.

1 116 (96.67%) Java
2 75 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (58.33%) Spring
4 68 (56.67%) Git (software)
5 67 (55.83%) Eclipse
6 63 (52.50%) Microservices
7 60 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 50 (41.67%) JSON
9 47 (39.17%) TDD
9 47 (39.17%) Scrum
9 47 (39.17%) JUnit
10 44 (36.67%) Linux
11 43 (35.83%) Docker
12 42 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (34.17%) Scala
13 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
14 40 (33.33%) HTML
14 40 (33.33%) MongoDB
14 40 (33.33%) Maven
15 39 (32.50%) Test Automation
15 39 (32.50%) AngularJS
16 38 (31.67%) DevOps
16 38 (31.67%) Puppet
17 36 (30.00%) CSS
18 33 (27.50%) RESTful
18 33 (27.50%) AWS
18 33 (27.50%) Confluence
18 33 (27.50%) JIRA
18 33 (27.50%) Java 8
19 32 (26.67%) Selenium

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 33 (27.50%) Confluence
2 31 (25.83%) Tomcat
3 26 (21.67%) Apache
4 23 (19.17%) WebLogic
5 20 (16.67%) Apache Spark
6 18 (15.00%) JBoss
7 14 (11.67%) nginx
8 11 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (5.00%) Jetty
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 4 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (3.33%) CMS
10 4 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (2.50%) GemFire
12 2 (1.67%) Headless CMS
13 1 (0.83%) Mule
13 1 (0.83%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.83%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 33 (27.50%) AWS
2 29 (24.17%) GitHub
3 14 (11.67%) Google Analytics
4 11 (9.17%) Azure
5 10 (8.33%) Serverless
6 9 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (7.50%) OpenShift
6 9 (7.50%) PaaS
7 8 (6.67%) Amazon S3
7 8 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.50%) npm
9 3 (2.50%) TestFlight
10 2 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (1.67%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.83%) Firebase
11 1 (0.83%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) HTTP
2 15 (12.50%) SSL
2 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.00%) SSH
4 4 (3.33%) Internet
4 4 (3.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 25 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.67%) Big Data
4 12 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.50%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.50%) MySQL
6 7 (5.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.00%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.17%) Impala
9 4 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
9 4 (3.33%) HBase
9 4 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (3.33%) Redis
10 3 (2.50%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.83%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 68 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 67 (55.83%) Eclipse
3 60 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 47 (39.17%) JUnit
5 40 (33.33%) Maven
6 33 (27.50%) JIRA
7 32 (26.67%) Selenium
8 29 (24.17%) Cucumber
9 26 (21.67%) Ant
9 26 (21.67%) Gradle
10 18 (15.00%) Gatling
10 18 (15.00%) Grunt
10 18 (15.00%) gulp
11 15 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
11 15 (12.50%) TeamCity
12 14 (11.67%) Sublime Text
13 13 (10.83%) Bitbucket
14 12 (10.00%) Mockito
15 10 (8.33%) Mercurial
15 10 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 23 (19.17%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) Banking
3 8 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.17%) Front Office
5 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (66.67%) Developer
2 51 (42.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.67%) Scala Developer
4 12 (10.00%) Architect
4 12 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Data Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Digital Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.33%) Developer in Test
10 4 (3.33%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (58.33%) Spring
2 50 (41.67%) JSON
3 40 (33.33%) HTML
4 39 (32.50%) AngularJS
5 36 (30.00%) CSS
6 33 (27.50%) RESTful
7 31 (25.83%) HTML5
7 31 (25.83%) XML
8 29 (24.17%) Hibernate
8 29 (24.17%) Spring Boot
9 28 (23.33%) Node.js
9 28 (23.33%) Play Framework
10 26 (21.67%) jQuery
11 24 (20.00%) REST
12 23 (19.17%) J2EE
13 21 (17.50%) React
14 20 (16.67%) Web Services
15 18 (15.00%) Gherkin
16 15 (12.50%) SOAP
17 14 (11.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (5.00%) Derivative
2 6 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.00%) User Experience
3 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.83%) Contactless
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.67%) Linux
2 27 (22.50%) Unix
3 21 (17.50%) Ubuntu
4 20 (16.67%) Windows
5 11 (9.17%) Android
5 11 (9.17%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.83%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.00%) CentOS
7 6 (5.00%) Debian
7 6 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (52.50%) Microservices
3 47 (39.17%) Scrum
3 47 (39.17%) TDD
4 42 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (32.50%) Test Automation
6 38 (31.67%) DevOps
7 24 (20.00%) Open Source
8 22 (18.33%) BDD
8 22 (18.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (17.50%) Kanban
9 21 (17.50%) OO
10 18 (15.00%) Analytics
10 18 (15.00%) SOA
11 17 (14.17%) Configuration Management
11 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering
12 16 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (13.33%) User Stories
13 14 (11.67%) Lean Software Development
14 13 (10.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 116 (96.67%) Java
2 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
2 41 (34.17%) Scala
3 33 (27.50%) Java 8
4 30 (25.00%) SQL
5 29 (24.17%) Python
6 27 (22.50%) Groovy
7 21 (17.50%) Ruby
8 20 (16.67%) Perl
9 19 (15.83%) C#
10 16 (13.33%) Shell Script
11 14 (11.67%) Haskell
12 9 (7.50%) Bash Shell
12 9 (7.50%) Clojure
12 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
13 7 (5.83%) C++
14 6 (5.00%) ClojureScript
14 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
15 5 (4.17%) Apple Swift
16 4 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.17%) Degree
4 4 (3.33%) OCPJP
4 4 (3.33%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (35.83%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (31.67%) Puppet
2 19 (15.83%) Kubernetes
3 16 (13.33%) Kibana
4 14 (11.67%) Grafana
5 10 (8.33%) Ansible
6 6 (5.00%) Salt
7 5 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (4.17%) Oozie
8 4 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.67%) logstash
9 2 (1.67%) Mesos
9 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.83%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) Oracle
2 16 (13.33%) Google
3 15 (12.50%) Adobe
4 12 (10.00%) webMethods
5 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 6 (5.00%) Hortonworks
6 6 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.00%) Sybase
7 4 (3.33%) Cognizant
7 4 (3.33%) New Relic
7 4 (3.33%) Sun
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.83%) Sparx
8 1 (0.83%) WorldPay