Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 648 525 699
Rank change year-on-year -123 +174 +47
Contract jobs citing IntelliJ 238 335 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 2.11% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 240 156
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +13.04%
10th Percentile £326 £363 £356
90th Percentile £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £418
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.77% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
UK median hourly rate £26.50 - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £38.00

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 19,783 15,885 15,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.73% 17.34% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,542 10,784 10,827
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £294
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 324 313
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.50 £24.30 £28.00
90th Percentile £65.90 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 24 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IntelliJ over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor 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 24 June 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 -136 225 £500 +5.26% 35
UK excluding London -90 126 £450 -5.26% 28
London -67 101 £550 +10.00% 14
South East -40 59 £500 +2.56% 8
North of England -31 28 £420 -9.68% 5
Midlands -45 19 £400 -13.04% 2
North West -25 15 £395 -12.22% 3
Yorkshire -18 13 £500 -4.76% 2
East of England +3 12 £538 +16.22% 3
East Midlands -4 10 £380 -7.32%
South West 0 8 £309 -20.32% 3
West Midlands -43 8 £400 -15.79% 2
Scotland -41 1 £470 +70.91% 7

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 226 (94.96%) Java
2 154 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (57.98%) Spring
3 138 (57.98%) Git (software)
4 126 (52.94%) TDD
5 122 (51.26%) Eclipse
6 115 (48.32%) JUnit
7 105 (44.12%) Linux
8 103 (43.28%) Maven
9 102 (42.86%) Jenkins
10 94 (39.50%) Cucumber
11 93 (39.08%) BDD
12 86 (36.13%) REST
13 85 (35.71%) Unix
14 80 (33.61%) Microservices
15 79 (33.19%) Test Automation
16 78 (32.77%) JavaScript
16 78 (32.77%) Scrum
17 74 (31.09%) DevOps
18 73 (30.67%) JSON
19 71 (29.83%) Continuous Integration
19 71 (29.83%) XML
20 68 (28.57%) OO
21 63 (26.47%) CSS
21 63 (26.47%) HTML
21 63 (26.47%) Scala
22 62 (26.05%) Web Services
22 62 (26.05%) Java 8
23 61 (25.63%) SQL
23 61 (25.63%) JIRA

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 43 (18.07%) Tomcat
2 33 (13.87%) Confluence
3 32 (13.45%) Apache
3 32 (13.45%) WebLogic
4 26 (10.92%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (8.40%) Apache Spark
6 19 (7.98%) JBoss
7 18 (7.56%) nginx
8 14 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 14 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (5.46%) Apache Solr
10 12 (5.04%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (4.62%) GemFire
12 8 (3.36%) CMS
12 8 (3.36%) Jupyter
13 6 (2.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (2.52%) Alfresco
13 6 (2.52%) Ethereum
13 6 (2.52%) Hyperledger
14 5 (2.10%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) R3 Corda
1 6 (2.52%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.55%) GitHub
2 28 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.30%) Google Analytics
4 12 (5.04%) PaaS
5 8 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.36%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.36%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (2.94%) npm
6 7 (2.94%) Serverless
7 6 (2.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (2.52%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.68%) Firebase
9 3 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.84%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.42%) Slack
11 1 (0.42%) Tricentis Tosca
11 1 (0.42%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.76%) HTTP
2 19 (7.98%) SSL
2 19 (7.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.94%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.26%) Internet
4 3 (1.26%) SSH
5 2 (0.84%) Broadband
6 1 (0.42%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.85%) MongoDB
2 43 (18.07%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.08%) Hadoop
4 22 (9.24%) MySQL
4 22 (9.24%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.82%) RDBMS
6 20 (8.40%) Apache Hive
6 20 (8.40%) Oracle Database
7 19 (7.98%) Big Data
7 19 (7.98%) HBase
8 16 (6.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (2.94%) Apache Zeppelin
12 6 (2.52%) Blockchain
13 5 (2.10%) Couchbase
14 3 (1.26%) Jackrabbit
15 2 (0.84%) DB2
15 2 (0.84%) OLAP
15 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 138 (57.98%) Git (software)
2 122 (51.26%) Eclipse
3 115 (48.32%) JUnit
4 103 (43.28%) Maven
5 102 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 94 (39.50%) Cucumber
7 61 (25.63%) JIRA
8 48 (20.17%) Gradle
9 46 (19.33%) Selenium
10 41 (17.23%) Mockito
11 40 (16.81%) Subversion
12 24 (10.08%) Ant
13 21 (8.82%) Gatling
14 19 (7.98%) gulp
15 18 (7.56%) Grunt
15 18 (7.56%) Mercurial
16 17 (7.14%) SoapUI
17 16 (6.72%) SonarQube
18 15 (6.30%) XMLSpy
19 14 (5.88%) Sublime Text
General
1 37 (15.55%) Finance
2 25 (10.50%) Banking
3 15 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.94%) Front Office
4 7 (2.94%) Games
5 5 (2.10%) Retail
6 4 (1.68%) Advertising
6 4 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.26%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.84%) Back Office
8 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 188 (78.99%) Developer
2 117 (49.16%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.76%) Scala Developer
3 28 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 21 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (6.30%) Software Engineer
6 13 (5.46%) Java Engineer
6 13 (5.46%) Tester
7 8 (3.36%) Automation Tester
7 8 (3.36%) Middleware Developer
7 8 (3.36%) Python Developer
8 7 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 7 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (2.94%) Software Developer
9 6 (2.52%) Analyst
9 6 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (2.52%) Programmer
9 6 (2.52%) Test Analyst
9 6 (2.52%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (57.98%) Spring
2 86 (36.13%) REST
3 73 (30.67%) JSON
4 71 (29.83%) XML
5 63 (26.47%) CSS
5 63 (26.47%) HTML
6 62 (26.05%) Web Services
7 54 (22.69%) SOAP
8 53 (22.27%) RESTful
9 51 (21.43%) J2EE
10 43 (18.07%) Hibernate
11 41 (17.23%) Spring Boot
12 38 (15.97%) HTML5
13 37 (15.55%) AngularJS
13 37 (15.55%) jQuery
14 35 (14.71%) Node.js
15 33 (13.87%) EJB
16 31 (13.03%) Gherkin
16 31 (13.03%) Middleware
17 30 (12.61%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.46%) Virtual Team
4 12 (5.04%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (4.20%) Derivative
6 9 (3.78%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.36%) User Experience
8 7 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.52%) Bitcoin
9 6 (2.52%) Dash
9 6 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.52%) Litecoin
9 6 (2.52%) Zcash
10 4 (1.68%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.68%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.26%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.26%) Equities
11 3 (1.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 105 (44.12%) Linux
2 85 (35.71%) Unix
3 25 (10.50%) Windows
4 23 (9.66%) Ubuntu
5 13 (5.46%) Mac OS X
6 12 (5.04%) Android
6 12 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.68%) CentOS
9 3 (1.26%) Debian
10 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (52.94%) TDD
3 93 (39.08%) BDD
4 80 (33.61%) Microservices
5 79 (33.19%) Test Automation
6 78 (32.77%) Scrum
7 74 (31.09%) DevOps
8 71 (29.83%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (28.57%) OO
10 47 (19.75%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (19.33%) Open Source
12 41 (17.23%) Unit Testing
13 39 (16.39%) Software Engineering
14 34 (14.29%) Pair Programming
15 33 (13.87%) Kanban
16 30 (12.61%) SOA
17 29 (12.18%) Domain-Driven Design
18 28 (11.76%) User Stories
19 26 (10.92%) MVC
20 23 (9.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 226 (94.96%) Java
2 78 (32.77%) JavaScript
3 63 (26.47%) Scala
4 62 (26.05%) Java 8
5 61 (25.63%) SQL
6 47 (19.75%) Groovy
7 35 (14.71%) Python
8 24 (10.08%) Ruby
8 24 (10.08%) Shell Script
9 22 (9.24%) C#
10 20 (8.40%) Perl
11 18 (7.56%) Haskell
12 17 (7.14%) Bash Shell
13 12 (5.04%) Kotlin
14 6 (2.52%) C++
14 6 (2.52%) Go
14 6 (2.52%) Solidity
15 5 (2.10%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.68%) PHP
16 4 (1.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.46%) Degree
3 10 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.84%) OCA
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) WAI
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (18.91%) Docker
2 25 (10.50%) HDFS
3 11 (4.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (14.71%) Puppet
2 29 (12.18%) Grafana
2 29 (12.18%) Kibana
3 18 (7.56%) Kubernetes
4 14 (5.88%) logstash
5 10 (4.20%) Ansible
5 10 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.20%) Terraform
6 3 (1.26%) Salt
7 1 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.42%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (14.29%) Oracle
2 22 (9.24%) Google
3 18 (7.56%) Adobe
4 16 (6.72%) Splunk
5 14 (5.88%) AppDynamics
6 11 (4.62%) webMethods
7 10 (4.20%) IBM
8 9 (3.78%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (2.52%) Monax
9 6 (2.52%) New Relic
9 6 (2.52%) Perforce
9 6 (2.52%) Santiment
10 5 (2.10%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.68%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.68%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.68%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.68%) Samsung
11 4 (1.68%) Sybase
12 3 (1.26%) Capita
12 3 (1.26%) Microsoft