Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 570 526 673
Rank change year-on-year -44 +147 +36
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 347 405 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% 2.11% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 290 152
UK median daily rate £463 £520 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.06% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £375 £394 £313
90th Percentile £631 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £423
% change year-on-year -5.26% +12.43% +17.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 22,516 19,236 17,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.38% 18.61% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,485 13,430 11,408
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 £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 270 248
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30.35 £28.98 £22.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £62.18 £55.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -39 335 £463 -11.17% 46
UK excluding London +24 232 £450 -5.26% 34
London -96 112 £550 +1.85% 19
South East -17 78 £500 -3.85% 20
North of England +6 77 £450 - 4
Midlands +22 50 £450 -
West Midlands +22 48 £450 -10.00%
Yorkshire -2 39 £431 -9.21% 2
North West -6 33 £450 +9.76% 2
South West -36 11 £450 +15.38% 2
East of England -9 8 £519 -1.19% 1
Scotland -8 7 £425 -14.14% 6
North East - 5 £450 -
Wales -14 2 £350 -22.22%
East Midlands +3 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 296 (85.30%) Java
2 244 (70.32%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (59.08%) Microservices
4 195 (56.20%) Git (software)
5 187 (53.89%) Spring
6 172 (49.57%) DevOps
7 161 (46.40%) Jenkins
8 159 (45.82%) TDD
9 139 (40.06%) Docker
10 134 (38.62%) Continuous Integration
11 132 (38.04%) Java 8
12 129 (37.18%) Eclipse
12 129 (37.18%) REST
13 128 (36.89%) Cucumber
14 125 (36.02%) Test Automation
15 122 (35.16%) JavaScript
16 116 (33.43%) Selenium
17 113 (32.56%) Linux
18 110 (31.70%) AngularJS
19 106 (30.55%) MongoDB
19 106 (30.55%) Maven
20 105 (30.26%) JSON
21 100 (28.82%) JIRA
21 100 (28.82%) Spring Boot
22 99 (28.53%) JUnit
22 99 (28.53%) Hibernate
23 96 (27.67%) GitHub
24 95 (27.38%) CSS
25 92 (26.51%) Node.js
26 90 (25.94%) Scala

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 69 (19.88%) Confluence
2 66 (19.02%) Tomcat
3 55 (15.85%) nginx
4 52 (14.99%) Apache
4 52 (14.99%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (13.83%) JBoss
6 43 (12.39%) WebLogic
7 28 (8.07%) Apache Solr
8 25 (7.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 19 (5.48%) Apache Spark
10 16 (4.61%) CMS
11 7 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.73%) Jetty
13 4 (1.15%) GemFire
14 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.58%) Anypoint
16 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
16 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 96 (27.67%) GitHub
2 71 (20.46%) Google Analytics
3 54 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (7.49%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (7.49%) Amazon S3
4 26 (7.49%) Amazon SQS
5 24 (6.92%) Serverless
6 23 (6.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 23 (6.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 23 (6.63%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (6.63%) CloudFront
7 16 (4.61%) Slack
8 15 (4.32%) npm
9 13 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (2.88%) PaaS
11 6 (1.73%) TestFlight
12 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.86%) Amazon Glacier
14 1 (0.29%) Sauce Labs
14 1 (0.29%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 63 (18.16%) HTTP
2 60 (17.29%) SSL
2 60 (17.29%) TCP/IP
3 16 (4.61%) Kerberos
4 10 (2.88%) Skype
5 3 (0.86%) Internet
6 2 (0.58%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (30.55%) MongoDB
2 76 (21.90%) NoSQL
3 28 (8.07%) Big Data
4 27 (7.78%) HBase
5 26 (7.49%) SQL Server
6 25 (7.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (6.92%) Hadoop
8 17 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.17%) Apache Hive
10 10 (2.88%) Redis
11 9 (2.59%) MySQL
12 8 (2.31%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.02%) Pentaho
14 5 (1.44%) Aerospike
14 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.86%) Amazon Athena
16 3 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 195 (56.20%) Git (software)
2 161 (46.40%) Jenkins
3 129 (37.18%) Eclipse
4 128 (36.89%) Cucumber
5 116 (33.43%) Selenium
6 106 (30.55%) Maven
7 100 (28.82%) JIRA
8 99 (28.53%) JUnit
9 72 (20.75%) Gatling
10 67 (19.31%) gulp
11 64 (18.44%) Sublime Text
12 59 (17.00%) Ant
13 53 (15.27%) Grunt
14 50 (14.41%) Karma Test Runner
15 38 (10.95%) Gradle
16 35 (10.09%) Bitbucket
17 24 (6.92%) WebDriver
18 22 (6.34%) SonarQube
19 19 (5.48%) webpack
20 18 (5.19%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 46 (13.26%) Finance
2 40 (11.53%) Banking
3 12 (3.46%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.31%) Front Office
5 7 (2.02%) Retail
6 3 (0.86%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) Law
6 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
7 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 263 (75.79%) Developer
2 156 (44.96%) Java Developer
3 40 (11.53%) AWS Developer
4 37 (10.66%) Scala Developer
5 35 (10.09%) Agile Developer
5 35 (10.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 33 (9.51%) Software Engineer
7 17 (4.90%) Senior Developer
8 15 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (4.03%) Test Engineer
10 13 (3.75%) UI Developer
11 10 (2.88%) Angular Developer
12 9 (2.59%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 9 (2.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (2.31%) E-Commerce Manager
13 8 (2.31%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (2.31%) Lead Developer
13 8 (2.31%) Test Automation Engineer
14 7 (2.02%) Backend Developer
14 7 (2.02%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (53.89%) Spring
2 129 (37.18%) REST
3 110 (31.70%) AngularJS
4 105 (30.26%) JSON
5 100 (28.82%) Spring Boot
6 99 (28.53%) Hibernate
7 95 (27.38%) CSS
8 92 (26.51%) Node.js
9 78 (22.48%) HTML
10 77 (22.19%) Gherkin
11 71 (20.46%) Play Framework
11 71 (20.46%) XML
12 65 (18.73%) Web Services
13 62 (17.87%) HTML5
14 61 (17.58%) Servlets
15 58 (16.71%) SOAP
16 54 (15.56%) Dropwizard
17 51 (14.70%) jQuery
17 51 (14.70%) React
18 47 (13.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (4.61%) Cloud Native
2 14 (4.03%) User Experience
3 12 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.31%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.02%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.44%) Derivative
7 5 (1.44%) Fintech
8 4 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.15%) Equities
8 4 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.15%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.86%) NHS
9 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 113 (32.56%) Linux
2 61 (17.58%) Windows
3 60 (17.29%) Ubuntu
4 50 (14.41%) Unix
5 17 (4.90%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.75%) Android
7 10 (2.88%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.29%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (70.32%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (59.08%) Microservices
3 172 (49.57%) DevOps
4 159 (45.82%) TDD
5 134 (38.62%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (36.02%) Test Automation
7 86 (24.78%) BDD
8 82 (23.63%) Scrum
9 74 (21.33%) Analytics
9 74 (21.33%) Open Source
10 63 (18.16%) Configuration Management
11 55 (15.85%) Lean Software Development
12 48 (13.83%) Software Engineering
13 41 (11.82%) Kanban
14 40 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (11.53%) Unit Testing
15 39 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (10.37%) Pair Programming
17 35 (10.09%) MVC
18 34 (9.80%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 296 (85.30%) Java
2 132 (38.04%) Java 8
3 122 (35.16%) JavaScript
4 90 (25.94%) Scala
4 90 (25.94%) SQL
5 78 (22.48%) Groovy
6 75 (21.61%) Ruby
7 68 (19.60%) C#
8 62 (17.87%) Python
9 56 (16.14%) Perl
10 55 (15.85%) Haskell
11 15 (4.32%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.59%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.31%) Kotlin
13 8 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 8 (2.31%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.02%) R
15 6 (1.73%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.49%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.03%) Degree
4 12 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.15%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (16.71%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) PMO
3 1 (0.29%) WAI
3 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 139 (40.06%) Docker
2 15 (4.32%) HDFS
3 2 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 89 (25.65%) Kibana
2 79 (22.77%) Grafana
3 75 (21.61%) Puppet
4 35 (10.09%) Kubernetes
5 19 (5.48%) Ansible
5 19 (5.48%) Graphite
5 19 (5.48%) logstash
6 13 (3.75%) Terraform
7 9 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.29%) Automic
8 1 (0.29%) Control-M
8 1 (0.29%) Mesos
8 1 (0.29%) Oozie
8 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 73 (21.04%) Google
2 60 (17.29%) Adobe
3 43 (12.39%) Oracle
4 35 (10.09%) webMethods
5 17 (4.90%) Splunk
6 11 (3.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.02%) Hortonworks
8 5 (1.44%) IBM
9 4 (1.15%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.15%) Cadence
10 3 (0.86%) New Relic
11 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.58%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.58%) Perforce
11 2 (0.58%) SAP
11 2 (0.58%) Sybase
11 2 (0.58%) Tradeweb
12 1 (0.29%) Panasonic
12 1 (0.29%) VMware