Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 518 675 640
Rank change year-on-year +157 -35 -128
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 31 169 275
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.97% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 96 171
Median daily rate £398 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.32% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £315 £397 £334
90th Percentile £628 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -28.89% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 6,451 17,397 20,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.11% 19.10% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,161 11,360 14,341
Median daily rate £500 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +6.82%
10th Percentile £325 £328 £319
90th Percentile £663 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 291 223
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £22.00 £24.00 £26.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £55.00 £54.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% -1.18%

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 5 August 2020.

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
Top 11 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 5 August 2020. 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 +171 26 £495 -1.00% 15
London +174 14 £550 -4.35% 10
UK excluding London +137 13 £320 -28.89% 6
South East +143 5 - - 1
Work from Home -13 5 £398 -3.64% 3
Midlands +97 3 £315 -
East Midlands +61 3 £315 -
North of England +88 2 £330 -23.96% 2
East of England +79 2 £325 -45.72% 1
North West +68 2 £330 -24.14% 1
Northern Ireland +19 1 £430 +1.18%

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) Spring
3 21 (67.74%) Git (software)
4 19 (61.29%) Maven
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
6 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
6 17 (54.84%) SQL
7 16 (51.61%) Tomcat
7 16 (51.61%) Eclipse
8 15 (48.39%) XML
8 15 (48.39%) TDD
9 14 (45.16%) HTML
9 14 (45.16%) Test Automation
9 14 (45.16%) Microservices
10 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
10 13 (41.94%) REST
10 13 (41.94%) Scrum
10 13 (41.94%) Selenium
11 12 (38.71%) jQuery
11 12 (38.71%) JIRA
11 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
11 12 (38.71%) Subversion
11 12 (38.71%) Ant
11 12 (38.71%) Oracle
11 12 (38.71%) Node.js
11 12 (38.71%) Azure
12 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
12 11 (35.48%) Spring Boot
13 10 (32.26%) Gradle

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 16 (51.61%) Tomcat
2 9 (29.03%) Confluence
3 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (22.58%) JBoss
4 6 (19.35%) CMS
4 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
5 5 (16.13%) Jetty
5 5 (16.13%) MQSeries
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (9.68%) Mule
8 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Headless CMS
8 2 (6.45%) nginx
9 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Azure
2 9 (29.03%) AWS
3 4 (12.90%) GitHub
4 3 (9.68%) npm
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (6.45%) BrowserStack
5 2 (6.45%) CloudFront
5 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Serverless
6 1 (3.23%) GCP
6 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.23%) SaaS
6 1 (3.23%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SSH
2 2 (6.45%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (6.45%) OrientDB
6 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data
7 1 (3.23%) DB2
7 1 (3.23%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (3.23%) HBase
7 1 (3.23%) Impala
7 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Git (software)
2 19 (61.29%) Maven
3 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
4 16 (51.61%) Eclipse
5 13 (41.94%) Selenium
6 12 (38.71%) Ant
6 12 (38.71%) JIRA
6 12 (38.71%) Subversion
7 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
8 10 (32.26%) Gradle
9 7 (22.58%) JUnit
10 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (16.13%) ClearCase
10 5 (16.13%) FishEye
10 5 (16.13%) Hudson
10 5 (16.13%) Leiningen
10 5 (16.13%) Mercurial
10 5 (16.13%) Poseidon for UML
10 5 (16.13%) Vagrant
11 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (3.23%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) Spring
2 15 (48.39%) XML
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
4 13 (41.94%) REST
5 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
5 12 (38.71%) jQuery
5 12 (38.71%) Node.js
6 11 (35.48%) Spring Boot
7 9 (29.03%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) JSON
8 8 (25.81%) HTML5
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
9 7 (22.58%) Ajax
9 7 (22.58%) JMS
10 6 (19.35%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (19.35%) J2EE
10 6 (19.35%) Java EE
10 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (19.35%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Derivative
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.68%) Equities
4 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.23%) TWAP
5 1 (3.23%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Ubuntu
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Android
3 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.13%) CentOS
3 5 (16.13%) Debian
3 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) Microservices
3 14 (45.16%) Test Automation
4 13 (41.94%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (29.03%) UML
6 8 (25.81%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (22.58%) Kanban
7 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
8 6 (19.35%) BDD
8 6 (19.35%) OO
8 6 (19.35%) SOA
9 5 (16.13%) JVM Tuning
9 5 (16.13%) Open Source
9 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineering
9 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Groovy
4 8 (25.81%) Java 8
5 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 7 (22.58%) Python
5 7 (22.58%) Ruby
6 6 (19.35%) Scala
7 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 5 (16.13%) C++
7 5 (16.13%) Clojure
7 5 (16.13%) ClojureScript
7 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
7 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.90%) VBA
8 4 (12.90%) XPath
9 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
10 2 (6.45%) C#
10 2 (6.45%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Salt
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Grafana
4 2 (6.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Axway
3 5 (16.13%) Cloudera
3 5 (16.13%) Hortonworks
3 5 (16.13%) MuleSoft
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) Sparx
3 5 (16.13%) Sybase
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.68%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Google