Period
to 26 February 2021

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 26 February 2021 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
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 540 644 627
Rank change year-on-year +104 -17 -30
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 88 87 267
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 0.75% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 39 145
Median daily rate £520 £540 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +13.68% -9.52%
10th Percentile £406 £410 £375
90th Percentile £644 £665 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 - -

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 8,303 11,665 21,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.45% 17.15% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,639 7,929 14,634
Median daily rate £475 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.04% +3.78%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £328
90th Percentile £644 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -4.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 161 260
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £44.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +6.38% -1.38%
10th Percentile £30.28 £16.50 £25.37
90th Percentile £61.25 £63.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%

IntelliJ
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IntelliJ.

Daily rate trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IntelliJ over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Daily rate histogram for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IntelliJ.

Hourly rate trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing IntelliJ over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Top 13 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 26 February 2021. 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 +136 78 £510 -1.07% 24
London +82 39 £525 -6.67% 8
UK excluding London +132 33 £450 -10.00% 17
Work from Home -199 29 £540 +20.00% 3
North of England +86 18 £440 -17.95% 2
Yorkshire +58 11 £450 -23.24%
Midlands +60 7 £413 -23.61% 1
North West +54 7 £440 -9.74% 2
East Midlands - 5 £413 - 1
South East +93 4 £560 +14.77% 8
Scotland +35 3 £500 - 2
West Midlands +37 2 £540 -
East of England +55 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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 72 (81.82%) Java
2 64 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 63 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (56.82%) Maven
5 47 (53.41%) Test Automation
6 45 (51.14%) JUnit
7 44 (50.00%) JIRA
7 44 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 43 (48.86%) AWS
9 42 (47.73%) Spring
10 41 (46.59%) Python
11 39 (44.32%) Node.js
12 37 (42.05%) JavaScript
13 34 (38.64%) REST
14 33 (37.50%) JSON
15 31 (35.23%) Docker
16 29 (32.95%) Confluence
16 29 (32.95%) Scrum
17 27 (30.68%) DevOps
18 26 (29.55%) Microservices
18 26 (29.55%) Spring Boot
18 26 (29.55%) Eclipse
19 25 (28.41%) PaaS
19 25 (28.41%) Kanban
20 24 (27.27%) SQL
21 23 (26.14%) GitHub
22 21 (23.86%) Selenium
22 21 (23.86%) TDD
22 21 (23.86%) React
22 21 (23.86%) Java 8

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 29 (32.95%) Confluence
2 20 (22.73%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (17.05%) Mule
5 13 (14.77%) JBoss
6 10 (11.36%) WebLogic
7 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
8 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
9 5 (5.68%) Apache
9 5 (5.68%) Jetty
9 5 (5.68%) MQSeries
9 5 (5.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Fuse
10 4 (4.55%) Apache Spark
11 3 (3.41%) Anypoint
11 3 (3.41%) nginx
12 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 43 (48.86%) AWS
2 25 (28.41%) PaaS
3 23 (26.14%) GitHub
4 20 (22.73%) Azure
5 14 (15.91%) IaaS
6 13 (14.77%) SaaS
7 12 (13.64%) Slack
8 6 (6.82%) npm
8 6 (6.82%) Serverless
9 4 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (4.55%) Amazon Cognito
9 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (4.55%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (4.55%) Amazon S3
9 4 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (4.55%) AWS CloudTrail
9 4 (4.55%) AWS CodeCommit
9 4 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (4.55%) Route 53
9 4 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) Internet
2 6 (6.82%) HTTP
3 5 (5.68%) SSH
4 4 (4.55%) Network Security
5 3 (3.41%) SSL
5 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.27%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (1.14%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) MongoDB
2 15 (17.05%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (14.77%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.23%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.82%) MySQL
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (4.55%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.55%) Impala
7 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.41%) HBase
8 3 (3.41%) SQLPlus
9 2 (2.27%) Big Data
10 1 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (1.14%) GIS
10 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 64 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 50 (56.82%) Maven
3 45 (51.14%) JUnit
4 44 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 44 (50.00%) JIRA
5 26 (29.55%) Eclipse
6 21 (23.86%) Selenium
7 20 (22.73%) Cucumber
8 19 (21.59%) Mockito
9 17 (19.32%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
10 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio Code
11 14 (15.91%) Android Studio
11 14 (15.91%) CocoaPods
11 14 (15.91%) Xcode
12 13 (14.77%) Gradle
12 13 (14.77%) PyCharm
13 11 (12.50%) Gatling
14 10 (11.36%) Postman
14 10 (11.36%) Subversion
General
1 20 (22.73%) Banking
2 17 (19.32%) Finance
3 7 (7.95%) Public Sector
4 6 (6.82%) Front Office
5 5 (5.68%) Retail
6 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.55%) Private Banking
6 4 (4.55%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.27%) Publishing
9 1 (1.14%) Automotive
9 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (56.82%) Developer
2 26 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Architect
4 8 (9.09%) Automation Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Tester
6 5 (5.68%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.55%) Automation Tester
7 4 (4.55%) Front Office Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.73%) Spring
2 39 (44.32%) Node.js
3 34 (38.64%) REST
4 33 (37.50%) JSON
5 26 (29.55%) Spring Boot
6 21 (23.86%) React
7 20 (22.73%) WireMock
8 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
8 19 (21.59%) HTML
9 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
10 16 (18.18%) XML
11 13 (14.77%) HTML5
12 12 (13.64%) Web Services
13 11 (12.50%) J2EE
13 11 (12.50%) jQuery
14 10 (11.36%) Play Framework
15 9 (10.23%) SOAP
16 8 (9.09%) Apache Camel
16 8 (9.09%) Gherkin
16 8 (9.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (10.23%) Private Cloud
3 9 (10.23%) Public Cloud
3 9 (10.23%) User Experience
4 7 (7.95%) Derivative
5 6 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.68%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.68%) Equities
7 4 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
7 4 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.55%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.27%) TWAP
8 2 (2.27%) VWAP
9 1 (1.14%) RIA
9 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Android
1 19 (21.59%) Apple iOS
1 19 (21.59%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Unix
3 10 (11.36%) Windows
4 8 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.82%) CentOS
5 6 (6.82%) Mac OS X
5 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.68%) Debian
7 4 (4.55%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) Test Automation
3 29 (32.95%) Scrum
4 27 (30.68%) DevOps
5 26 (29.55%) Microservices
6 25 (28.41%) Kanban
7 21 (23.86%) TDD
8 19 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (18.18%) Pair Programming
10 15 (17.05%) BDD
10 15 (17.05%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 14 (15.91%) Android Development
11 14 (15.91%) Data Engineering
11 14 (15.91%) Deployment Automation
11 14 (15.91%) iOS Development
12 13 (14.77%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
13 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Automation
14 10 (11.36%) Open Source
14 10 (11.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 72 (81.82%) Java
2 41 (46.59%) Python
3 37 (42.05%) JavaScript
4 24 (27.27%) SQL
5 21 (23.86%) Java 8
6 20 (22.73%) Ruby
7 19 (21.59%) Bash Shell
8 15 (17.05%) Kotlin
9 14 (15.91%) Apple Swift
9 14 (15.91%) Scala
10 13 (14.77%) Go
11 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 9 (10.23%) Perl
13 8 (9.09%) Groovy
13 8 (9.09%) PL/SQL
14 6 (6.82%) C++
14 6 (6.82%) TypeScript
15 5 (5.68%) Clojure
15 5 (5.68%) ClojureScript
15 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) GDPR
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 15022
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 31 (35.23%) Docker
2 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 20 (22.73%) Puppet
2 18 (20.45%) Kibana
2 18 (20.45%) Terraform
3 14 (15.91%) Ansible
4 12 (13.64%) Consul
5 10 (11.36%) logstash
6 7 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (5.68%) Kubernetes
7 5 (5.68%) Salt
8 3 (3.41%) Grafana
8 3 (3.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) AppDynamics
1 14 (15.91%) Red Hat
1 14 (15.91%) Splunk
2 13 (14.77%) Google
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 7 (7.95%) Oracle
5 6 (6.82%) Cloudera
5 6 (6.82%) New Relic
6 5 (5.68%) Axway
6 5 (5.68%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (5.68%) Hortonworks
6 5 (5.68%) MuleSoft
6 5 (5.68%) Sparx
6 5 (5.68%) Sybase
6 5 (5.68%) webMethods
7 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.41%) CA
8 3 (3.41%) Solace
8 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow