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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 524 592
Rank change year-on-year +111 +68  
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 192 119 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.22% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.34% 1.43% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 100 32
Median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £403 £401
% change year-on-year +18.01% +0.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IntelliJ is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8215 8328 7455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.55% 15.48% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5625 5734 4920
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 125 122
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

IntelliJ
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IntelliJ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 30 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 179 £475 - 23
London +7 79 £488 -4.87% 7
South East +39 43 £488 +8.50% 4
West Sussex - 24 £482 - 1
West Midlands +21 14 £500 +8.81% 1
City of London -17 14 £550 +4.76% 2
Worthing - 12 £500 -
Croydon - 10 £525 - 1
Shropshire +19 8 £500 +17.09%
North West - 8 £458 - 5
Yorkshire +27 7 £450 +20.00% 1
South West +4 7 £388 -8.82% 3
Oxfordshire -11 7 £550 +44.73%
Cheshire - 7 £465 - 2
Sussex - 7 £463 -
Telford +15 6 £500 +11.35%
Oxford +2 6 £550 +22.22%
East of England -4 6 £463 +23.33% 2
Somerset - 6 £388 -
Cambridge +9 5 £400 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £400 +6.66% 2
East Midlands - 5 £410 -
Berkshire - 5 £538 - 2
West Yorkshire +23 4 £475 +18.75% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £374 -
Bracknell - 4 £538 -
Taunton - 4 £388 -
Northampton - 4 £374 -
South Yorkshire +8 3 £375 -
Knutsford - 3 £360 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 331 (98.81%) Java
2 263 (78.51%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (60.90%) MongoDB
4 186 (55.52%) Git (software)
5 176 (52.54%) CSS
6 175 (52.24%) Spring
7 165 (49.25%) JSON
7 165 (49.25%) Microservices
8 143 (42.69%) Docker
9 142 (42.39%) Scala
9 142 (42.39%) XML
10 137 (40.90%) Linux
10 137 (40.90%) TDD
11 132 (39.40%) Play Framework
12 130 (38.81%) Open Source
12 130 (38.81%) JavaScript
13 121 (36.12%) Scrum
14 120 (35.82%) HTML
15 111 (33.13%) Test Automation
15 111 (33.13%) Puppet
16 107 (31.94%) JUnit
17 106 (31.64%) REST
18 104 (31.04%) Eclipse
19 103 (30.75%) Continuous Integration
20 99 (29.55%) BDD
21 97 (28.96%) HTML5
21 97 (28.96%) AngularJS
22 94 (28.06%) Jenkins
23 92 (27.46%) NoSQL
23 92 (27.46%) SQL

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 50 (14.93%) Confluence
2 42 (12.54%) JBoss
3 40 (11.94%) Apache
4 35 (10.45%) Tomcat
5 33 (9.85%) WebLogic
6 18 (5.37%) nginx
7 17 (5.07%) Apache Solr
8 9 (2.69%) Apache Spark
8 9 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.79%) GemFire
10 5 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Portal
13 2 (0.60%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.60%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (2.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.90%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (11.64%) GitHub
2 18 (5.37%) Google Analytics
3 8 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.39%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (1.79%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.90%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.60%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.60%) Loggly
6 2 (0.60%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.15%) HTTP
2 26 (7.76%) SSL
2 26 (7.76%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.99%) Internet
4 6 (1.79%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.90%) Intranet
6 2 (0.60%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (60.90%) MongoDB
2 92 (27.46%) NoSQL
3 53 (15.82%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (8.36%) HBase
5 26 (7.76%) Hadoop
6 22 (6.57%) Relational Database
7 18 (5.37%) Big Data
8 16 (4.78%) SQL Server
9 11 (3.28%) MySQL
9 11 (3.28%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.19%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.90%) JasperReports
13 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.60%) Informix
Development Applications
1 186 (55.52%) Git (software)
2 107 (31.94%) JUnit
3 104 (31.04%) Eclipse
4 94 (28.06%) Jenkins
5 89 (26.57%) JIRA
6 76 (22.69%) Maven
7 73 (21.79%) Gradle
8 55 (16.42%) Cucumber
9 51 (15.22%) gulp
9 51 (15.22%) Selenium
10 50 (14.93%) Grunt
11 33 (9.85%) Ant
12 30 (8.96%) Subversion
13 27 (8.06%) Mercurial
14 25 (7.46%) Mockito
15 21 (6.27%) SonarQube
16 20 (5.97%) Gatling
16 20 (5.97%) Karma Test Runner
17 19 (5.67%) Sublime Text
18 18 (5.37%) JProfiler
General
1 41 (12.24%) Banking
2 37 (11.04%) Finance
3 10 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.69%) Games
5 7 (2.09%) Front Office
6 4 (1.19%) Electronics
6 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.19%) Marketing
6 4 (1.19%) Retail
6 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Advertising
7 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 257 (76.72%) Developer
2 179 (53.43%) Java Developer
3 86 (25.67%) Scala Developer
4 55 (16.42%) Programmer
5 38 (11.34%) Java Scala Developer
6 29 (8.66%) Java Programmer
7 19 (5.67%) MongoDB Developer
7 19 (5.67%) Senior Developer
8 18 (5.37%) Linux Developer
8 18 (5.37%) Open Source Developer
9 15 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (4.48%) SQL Developer
10 14 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.18%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.88%) Agile Developer
11 13 (3.88%) Agile Java Developer
12 9 (2.69%) Architect
12 9 (2.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 8 (2.39%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.39%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (52.54%) CSS
2 175 (52.24%) Spring
3 165 (49.25%) JSON
4 142 (42.39%) XML
5 132 (39.40%) Play Framework
6 120 (35.82%) HTML
7 106 (31.64%) REST
8 97 (28.96%) AngularJS
8 97 (28.96%) HTML5
9 81 (24.18%) Hibernate
10 79 (23.58%) SOAP
11 71 (21.19%) Web Services
12 70 (20.90%) J2EE
13 69 (20.60%) Spring Boot
14 61 (18.21%) jQuery
15 52 (15.52%) EJB
16 43 (12.84%) Ajax
17 41 (12.24%) React
18 33 (9.85%) Struts
19 32 (9.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.06%) Data Structures
2 20 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.09%) RIA
5 7 (2.09%) Web 2.0
6 6 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.79%) Equities
7 5 (1.49%) User Experience
8 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.19%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.90%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.60%) Fintech
10 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.60%) TWAP
10 2 (0.60%) VWAP
11 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 137 (40.90%) Linux
2 44 (13.13%) Unix
3 24 (7.16%) Windows
4 18 (5.37%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.49%) Android
6 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (78.51%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (49.25%) Microservices
3 137 (40.90%) TDD
4 130 (38.81%) Open Source
5 121 (36.12%) Scrum
6 111 (33.13%) Test Automation
7 103 (30.75%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (29.55%) BDD
9 72 (21.49%) DevOps
10 63 (18.81%) MVC
11 60 (17.91%) Unit Testing
12 55 (16.42%) Kanban
13 45 (13.43%) Pair Programming
13 45 (13.43%) Software Engineering
14 44 (13.13%) Web Development
15 42 (12.54%) SOA
16 38 (11.34%) SOLID
17 37 (11.04%) Front End Development
18 36 (10.75%) Domain-Driven Design
19 35 (10.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 331 (98.81%) Java
2 142 (42.39%) Scala
3 130 (38.81%) JavaScript
4 92 (27.46%) SQL
5 64 (19.10%) Groovy
6 30 (8.96%) C#
7 27 (8.06%) Python
8 20 (5.97%) Perl
8 20 (5.97%) Ruby
9 18 (5.37%) Haskell
10 5 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.90%) Dart
11 3 (0.90%) ECMAScript
11 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.60%) AWK
12 2 (0.60%) GraphQL
12 2 (0.60%) PHP
12 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.30%) Clojure
13 1 (0.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 30 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.99%) Degree
4 7 (2.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.49%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) WAI
2 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 143 (42.69%) Docker
2 9 (2.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (2.39%) HDFS
4 2 (0.60%) LXC
Systems Management
1 111 (33.13%) Puppet
2 24 (7.16%) Kubernetes
3 20 (5.97%) Grafana
4 19 (5.67%) Ansible
5 18 (5.37%) Kibana
6 6 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.79%) Terraform
7 5 (1.49%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.90%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.60%) Graphite
9 2 (0.60%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 41 (12.24%) Oracle
2 30 (8.96%) New Relic
2 30 (8.96%) webMethods
3 19 (5.67%) Adobe
4 18 (5.37%) Google
5 15 (4.48%) Perforce
6 9 (2.69%) ATG
6 9 (2.69%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (2.09%) Sybase
8 6 (1.79%) Hortonworks
8 6 (1.79%) IBM
9 4 (1.19%) SAP
9 4 (1.19%) Splunk
10 3 (0.90%) Progress
11 2 (0.60%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.60%) BMC
11 2 (0.60%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.60%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.30%) Solace
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