Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 583 504 624
Rank change year-on-year -79 +120 +127
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 321 390 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 2.20% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 278 194
UK median daily rate £450 £482 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.57% +7.03% +2.86%
10th Percentile £350 £395 £338
90th Percentile £575 £588 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £420
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.10% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 21,032 17,730 17,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.80% 18.10% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,427 12,174 11,704
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £613 £598 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 292 264
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £26.73 £30.00 £24.30
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.90 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +7.14%

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 23 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IntelliJ over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 September 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 -55 305 £450 -7.83% 39
UK excluding London +15 210 £450 -5.26% 35
London -95 105 £525 - 10
North of England +8 70 £450 -3.23% 11
South East -33 62 £500 +2.22% 12
Midlands +10 49 £450 -7.83% 3
West Midlands -5 41 £450 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire +4 39 £450 -5.26% 4
North West +5 30 £450 +4.65% 7
East of England -2 11 £538 +2.38%
South West -20 9 £419 +4.69% 3
Scotland -2 8 £425 -21.30% 5
East Midlands +3 7 £380 -7.32% 1
Wales -18 2 £350 -22.22% 1
North East -14 1 £450 -10.00%

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 281 (87.54%) Java
2 218 (67.91%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (57.94%) Git (software)
4 169 (52.65%) Spring
5 165 (51.40%) Microservices
6 163 (50.78%) Jenkins
7 146 (45.48%) TDD
8 143 (44.55%) DevOps
9 133 (41.43%) Cucumber
10 122 (38.01%) Linux
11 120 (37.38%) Eclipse
11 120 (37.38%) Continuous Integration
12 118 (36.76%) Test Automation
13 116 (36.14%) JavaScript
14 108 (33.64%) Docker
15 104 (32.40%) Maven
16 103 (32.09%) Java 8
17 102 (31.78%) REST
18 101 (31.46%) JUnit
19 98 (30.53%) Selenium
20 89 (27.73%) JIRA
20 89 (27.73%) BDD
20 89 (27.73%) AngularJS
21 88 (27.41%) Scrum
22 86 (26.79%) Spring Boot
22 86 (26.79%) Node.js
23 85 (26.48%) CSS
24 82 (25.55%) Scala
25 81 (25.23%) MongoDB
26 80 (24.92%) Groovy

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 66 (20.56%) Tomcat
2 49 (15.26%) nginx
3 47 (14.64%) Apache
4 45 (14.02%) Confluence
5 34 (10.59%) WebLogic
6 30 (9.35%) JBoss
7 24 (7.48%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (6.85%) Apache Spark
9 19 (5.92%) Apache Solr
10 10 (3.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (2.80%) GemFire
12 8 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (2.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (2.18%) Alfresco
14 6 (1.87%) CMS
14 6 (1.87%) Oracle Service Bus
15 5 (1.56%) Jupyter
16 4 (1.25%) Liferay
16 4 (1.25%) Magnolia
17 3 (0.93%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 78 (24.30%) GitHub
2 59 (18.38%) Google Analytics
3 36 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (4.98%) npm
5 14 (4.36%) Slack
6 12 (3.74%) PaaS
7 10 (3.12%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.49%) Amazon S3
8 8 (2.49%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (2.49%) Serverless
9 7 (2.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (2.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 7 (2.18%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.31%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 55 (17.13%) HTTP
2 53 (16.51%) SSL
2 53 (16.51%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.74%) Kerberos
4 7 (2.18%) Skype
5 5 (1.56%) Internet
6 3 (0.93%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (25.23%) MongoDB
2 74 (23.05%) NoSQL
3 28 (8.72%) Big Data
4 26 (8.10%) HBase
5 25 (7.79%) Hadoop
6 22 (6.85%) Apache Hive
7 19 (5.92%) Relational Database
8 17 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.43%) RDBMS
10 10 (3.12%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (2.18%) Apache Zeppelin
12 7 (2.18%) MySQL
12 7 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (2.18%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.56%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.56%) SQL Server
14 4 (1.25%) Aerospike
14 4 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 186 (57.94%) Git (software)
2 163 (50.78%) Jenkins
3 133 (41.43%) Cucumber
4 120 (37.38%) Eclipse
5 104 (32.40%) Maven
6 101 (31.46%) JUnit
7 98 (30.53%) Selenium
8 89 (27.73%) JIRA
9 61 (19.00%) Gatling
10 56 (17.45%) gulp
11 55 (17.13%) Ant
12 52 (16.20%) Sublime Text
13 46 (14.33%) Grunt
14 44 (13.71%) Gradle
15 41 (12.77%) Karma Test Runner
16 34 (10.59%) Bitbucket
17 28 (8.72%) Mockito
18 21 (6.54%) Subversion
19 18 (5.61%) WebDriver
19 18 (5.61%) webpack
General
1 39 (12.15%) Finance
2 28 (8.72%) Banking
3 12 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.87%) Front Office
5 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.62%) Advertising
6 2 (0.62%) Back Office
6 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.62%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (77.57%) Developer
2 156 (48.60%) Java Developer
3 38 (11.84%) Scala Developer
4 31 (9.66%) Software Engineer
5 28 (8.72%) AWS Developer
6 24 (7.48%) Agile Developer
6 24 (7.48%) Agile Java Developer
7 19 (5.92%) Senior Developer
8 16 (4.98%) Java Engineer
9 15 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (3.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (3.74%) Tester
11 11 (3.43%) UI Developer
12 9 (2.80%) Test Engineer
13 8 (2.49%) Big Data Engineer
13 8 (2.49%) Data Engineer
13 8 (2.49%) Programmer
13 8 (2.49%) Software Developer
14 7 (2.18%) Angular Developer
14 7 (2.18%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (52.65%) Spring
2 102 (31.78%) REST
3 89 (27.73%) AngularJS
4 86 (26.79%) Node.js
4 86 (26.79%) Spring Boot
5 85 (26.48%) CSS
6 75 (23.36%) Hibernate
7 74 (23.05%) JSON
8 69 (21.50%) Gherkin
9 66 (20.56%) HTML
10 62 (19.31%) XML
11 57 (17.76%) Web Services
12 55 (17.13%) Servlets
13 54 (16.82%) SOAP
14 52 (16.20%) Play Framework
15 51 (15.89%) jQuery
16 49 (15.26%) Dropwizard
16 49 (15.26%) HTML5
17 46 (14.33%) RESTful
18 43 (13.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.98%) Cloud Native
3 15 (4.67%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.74%) User Experience
5 11 (3.43%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.80%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.18%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.56%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.25%) Fintech
11 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.93%) Derivative
12 3 (0.93%) Equities
12 3 (0.93%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.93%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 122 (38.01%) Linux
2 65 (20.25%) Unix
3 54 (16.82%) Windows
4 50 (15.58%) Ubuntu
5 13 (4.05%) Android
6 12 (3.74%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.18%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.31%) CentOS
10 1 (0.31%) Solaris
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (67.91%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (51.40%) Microservices
3 146 (45.48%) TDD
4 143 (44.55%) DevOps
5 120 (37.38%) Continuous Integration
6 118 (36.76%) Test Automation
7 89 (27.73%) BDD
8 88 (27.41%) Scrum
9 67 (20.87%) Analytics
10 63 (19.63%) Open Source
11 58 (18.07%) Configuration Management
12 55 (17.13%) Problem-Solving
13 48 (14.95%) OO
14 40 (12.46%) Software Engineering
15 37 (11.53%) Kanban
16 36 (11.21%) Unit Testing
17 34 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
18 32 (9.97%) Pair Programming
19 28 (8.72%) Front End Development
20 27 (8.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 281 (87.54%) Java
2 116 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 103 (32.09%) Java 8
4 82 (25.55%) Scala
5 80 (24.92%) Groovy
6 76 (23.68%) SQL
7 66 (20.56%) Ruby
8 65 (20.25%) Python
9 58 (18.07%) C#
10 50 (15.58%) Perl
11 49 (15.26%) Haskell
12 15 (4.67%) Shell Script
13 14 (4.36%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.18%) R
15 4 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.25%) VB
15 4 (1.25%) XPath
16 3 (0.93%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.98%) Degree
4 11 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.25%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.62%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) OCA
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (14.33%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.31%) WAI
3 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 108 (33.64%) Docker
2 25 (7.79%) HDFS
3 9 (2.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 69 (21.50%) Kibana
2 68 (21.18%) Grafana
3 64 (19.94%) Puppet
4 30 (9.35%) Kubernetes
5 14 (4.36%) Ansible
6 13 (4.05%) Graphite
6 13 (4.05%) Terraform
7 11 (3.43%) logstash
7 11 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.31%) Automic
8 1 (0.31%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 62 (19.31%) Google
2 36 (11.21%) Adobe
2 36 (11.21%) Oracle
3 22 (6.85%) webMethods
4 17 (5.30%) Splunk
5 7 (2.18%) AppDynamics
5 7 (2.18%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.87%) IBM
6 6 (1.87%) New Relic
7 5 (1.56%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.25%) Perforce
9 2 (0.62%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.62%) Tradeweb
10 1 (0.31%) Cadence
10 1 (0.31%) HP
10 1 (0.31%) hybris
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.31%) Sybase
10 1 (0.31%) VMware