Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 502 649 705
Rank change year-on-year +147 +56 +85
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 425 245 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.21% 1.41% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 158 112
UK median daily rate £500 £460 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +5.14% -
10th Percentile £395 £313 £313
90th Percentile £613 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £360
% change year-on-year +13.10% +16.67% -10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £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 19245 17382 16265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.66% 16.51% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 11692 10818
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 251 338
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.80 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +144 411 £508 +10.33% 19
London +72 234 £538 +7.50% 7
UK excluding London +115 185 £475 +13.10% 13
South East +56 82 £505 +48.53% 5
North of England +81 43 £456 +4.29% 1
Yorkshire +34 22 £475 +3.26% 1
Midlands +24 22 £475 +13.10% 1
North West +37 21 £410 -1.20%
South West -2 16 £390 -8.77% 4
West Midlands +35 15 £494 +2.94%
East of England -15 11 £525 +33.33% 1
East Midlands -10 7 £430 +10.97% 1
Scotland +1 6 £495 +34.24% 1
Wales +16 4 £450 +63.64%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IntelliJ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IntelliJ.

1 408 (96.00%) Java
2 317 (74.59%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (58.12%) Spring
4 208 (48.94%) Git (software)
5 196 (46.12%) TDD
6 191 (44.94%) Microservices
7 184 (43.29%) Linux
8 176 (41.41%) MongoDB
9 158 (37.18%) JSON
10 153 (36.00%) REST
11 151 (35.53%) Scrum
12 145 (34.12%) BDD
13 144 (33.88%) CSS
14 141 (33.18%) SQL
14 141 (33.18%) JIRA
14 141 (33.18%) Spring Boot
15 136 (32.00%) Jenkins
16 134 (31.53%) Docker
17 129 (30.35%) JavaScript
18 125 (29.41%) JUnit
19 123 (28.94%) HTML
20 120 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
21 119 (28.00%) Test Automation
21 119 (28.00%) Web Services
22 118 (27.76%) Eclipse
23 109 (25.65%) HTML5
24 108 (25.41%) Scala
24 108 (25.41%) Play Framework
25 106 (24.94%) Maven
26 103 (24.24%) AngularJS

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
1 101 (23.76%) Confluence
2 45 (10.59%) Apache
3 42 (9.88%) Tomcat
4 37 (8.71%) JBoss
5 30 (7.06%) WebLogic
6 26 (6.12%) Apache Spark
7 23 (5.41%) GemFire
8 20 (4.71%) Apache Solr
9 16 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (3.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
13 8 (1.88%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.65%) nginx
15 4 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.47%) Anypoint
16 2 (0.47%) SAS
17 1 (0.24%) MQSeries
17 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
17 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.47%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 68 (16.00%) GitHub
2 66 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (3.53%) Amazon S3
3 15 (3.53%) OpenShift
3 15 (3.53%) PaaS
4 14 (3.29%) npm
5 7 (1.65%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (1.65%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.18%) Serverless
7 4 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.94%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.47%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.24%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.35%) HTTP
2 24 (5.65%) SSL
2 24 (5.65%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.06%) FTP
3 13 (3.06%) Kerberos
4 8 (1.88%) Internet
4 8 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (1.65%) SMS
6 3 (0.71%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (41.41%) MongoDB
2 78 (18.35%) Hadoop
3 74 (17.41%) PostgreSQL
4 72 (16.94%) HBase
4 72 (16.94%) NoSQL
5 41 (9.65%) Big Data
6 18 (4.24%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.53%) Apache Hive
8 13 (3.06%) OLTP
9 12 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.59%) IBM InfoSphere
10 11 (2.59%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.35%) MySQL
12 8 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.41%) Jackrabbit
14 6 (1.41%) Redis
15 5 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 208 (48.94%) Git (software)
2 141 (33.18%) JIRA
3 136 (32.00%) Jenkins
4 125 (29.41%) JUnit
5 118 (27.76%) Eclipse
6 106 (24.94%) Maven
7 93 (21.88%) Cucumber
8 63 (14.82%) Gradle
9 51 (12.00%) Grunt
9 51 (12.00%) gulp
10 50 (11.76%) Selenium
11 34 (8.00%) Subversion
12 31 (7.29%) Ant
13 30 (7.06%) GitLab
14 27 (6.35%) SoapUI
15 26 (6.12%) Mockito
16 23 (5.41%) SonarQube
17 19 (4.47%) TeamCity
18 16 (3.76%) Checkstyle
18 16 (3.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 84 (19.76%) Banking
2 60 (14.12%) Finance
3 15 (3.53%) Marketing
4 14 (3.29%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.59%) Electronics
6 9 (2.12%) Retail
7 7 (1.65%) Front Office
7 7 (1.65%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.65%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Games
9 3 (0.71%) Automotive
9 3 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.71%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 315 (74.12%) Developer
2 223 (52.47%) Java Developer
3 72 (16.94%) Scala Developer
4 29 (6.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 29 (6.82%) Software Developer
5 28 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 26 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (4.71%) Java Scala Developer
8 19 (4.47%) Agile Developer
8 19 (4.47%) Agile Java Developer
8 19 (4.47%) SQL Developer
9 18 (4.24%) Architect
10 17 (4.00%) Programmer
11 15 (3.53%) Big Data Developer
12 14 (3.29%) Java Software Developer
12 14 (3.29%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (3.06%) HTML Developer
13 13 (3.06%) Software Engineer
14 12 (2.82%) Analyst
15 11 (2.59%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (58.12%) Spring
2 158 (37.18%) JSON
3 153 (36.00%) REST
4 144 (33.88%) CSS
5 141 (33.18%) Spring Boot
6 123 (28.94%) HTML
7 119 (28.00%) Web Services
8 109 (25.65%) HTML5
9 108 (25.41%) Play Framework
10 103 (24.24%) AngularJS
11 100 (23.53%) XML
12 86 (20.24%) Apache Camel
13 80 (18.82%) Hibernate
14 72 (16.94%) SOAP
15 60 (14.12%) J2EE
16 58 (13.65%) RESTful
17 54 (12.71%) Dropwizard
18 43 (10.12%) React
19 40 (9.41%) Hystrix
19 40 (9.41%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.65%) Data Structures
2 29 (6.82%) Algorithms
3 18 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.24%) User Experience
4 17 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.06%) Fixed Income
7 13 (3.06%) Replication
7 13 (3.06%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.59%) Online Banking
9 8 (1.88%) Smart Home
10 6 (1.41%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.18%) Equities
11 5 (1.18%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (0.71%) Derivative
13 3 (0.71%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 184 (43.29%) Linux
2 74 (17.41%) Unix
3 18 (4.24%) Android
4 16 (3.76%) Windows
5 14 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.12%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (74.59%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (46.12%) TDD
3 191 (44.94%) Microservices
4 151 (35.53%) Scrum
5 145 (34.12%) BDD
6 120 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (28.00%) Test Automation
8 91 (21.41%) Open Source
9 76 (17.88%) DevOps
10 74 (17.41%) Software Engineering
11 73 (17.18%) MVC
12 64 (15.06%) Kanban
12 64 (15.06%) SOA
13 63 (14.82%) Pair Programming
14 62 (14.59%) Domain-Driven Design
15 60 (14.12%) Web Development
16 59 (13.88%) Unit Testing
17 58 (13.65%) Front End Development
18 50 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 49 (11.53%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 408 (96.00%) Java
2 141 (33.18%) SQL
3 129 (30.35%) JavaScript
4 108 (25.41%) Scala
5 59 (13.88%) Groovy
6 28 (6.59%) Python
7 22 (5.18%) Shell Script
8 18 (4.24%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.76%) XPath
10 13 (3.06%) C#
10 13 (3.06%) Ruby
11 11 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.12%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.65%) Haskell
13 7 (1.65%) Kotlin
13 7 (1.65%) Perl
14 5 (1.18%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.47%) C++
15 2 (0.47%) Dart
Qualifications
1 71 (16.71%) Security Cleared
2 64 (15.06%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.47%) Degree
4 6 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.47%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (19.06%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) WAI
2 2 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 134 (31.53%) Docker
2 26 (6.12%) HDFS
3 19 (4.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (1.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 81 (19.06%) Puppet
2 58 (13.65%) Kubernetes
3 28 (6.59%) Grafana
3 28 (6.59%) Kibana
4 17 (4.00%) Ansible
5 12 (2.82%) Terraform
6 7 (1.65%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (1.65%) logstash
7 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.24%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.24%) MOM
8 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 64 (15.06%) Oracle
2 40 (9.41%) New Relic
3 22 (5.18%) webMethods
4 16 (3.76%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.06%) Perforce
6 12 (2.82%) Sybase
7 11 (2.59%) SAP
8 10 (2.35%) Solace
9 9 (2.12%) Google
9 9 (2.12%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.88%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.88%) Splunk
11 6 (1.41%) Adobe
11 6 (1.41%) CA Agile Central
11 6 (1.41%) IBM
12 3 (0.71%) HP
13 2 (0.47%) ATG
13 2 (0.47%) Capita
13 2 (0.47%) Microsoft
13 2 (0.47%) Murex