Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Sonatype Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sonatype Nexus over the 6 months to 30 October 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.

Sonatype Nexus
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 334 418 443
Rank change year-on-year +84 +25 -14
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 210 461 535
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.58% 3.08% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 267 325
Median daily rate £490 £540 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.26% -1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £404 £397 £400
90th Percentile £650 £688 £708
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £518 £525
% change year-on-year -13.04% -1.43% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.53% +34.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year -27.84% +3.19% -30.37%

Sonatype Nexus 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 5,869 14,962 21,782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.88% 17.63% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,766 9,824 14,966
Median daily rate £485 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 237 221
Median hourly rate £42.13 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £34.50 £24.00 £26.50
90th Percentile £59.23 £59.25 £52.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Sonatype Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sonatype Nexus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sonatype Nexus.

Daily rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sonatype Nexus over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sonatype Nexus.

Hourly rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Sonatype Nexus over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
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 Sonatype Nexus within the UK over the 6 months to 30 October 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 +121 192 £485 -11.82% 25
UK excluding London +140 107 £450 -13.04% 20
London +74 77 £500 -13.04% 6
North of England +117 69 £450 -18.18% 9
Yorkshire +79 56 £450 -18.18% 8
Work from Home -80 43 £495 -22.35% 2
South East +151 13 £450 -8.86% 1
Midlands +80 11 £325 -23.53% 3
North West +77 9 £485 -13.78% 1
East of England +62 7 £600 +9.09%
East Midlands +42 6 £260 -31.58% 2
South West +68 4 £475 -9.52% 5
North East - 4 £450 -
West Midlands +65 3 £445 -11.00% 1
Scotland +45 3 £519 -1.19%

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 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 Sonatype Nexus.

1 159 (75.71%) Jenkins
2 139 (66.19%) Git (software)
3 122 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (54.29%) Java
5 113 (53.81%) DevOps
6 103 (49.05%) JIRA
7 97 (46.19%) AWS
8 93 (44.29%) Confluence
9 92 (43.81%) Scrum
10 90 (42.86%) GitHub
11 89 (42.38%) Maven
12 86 (40.95%) Node.js
13 84 (40.00%) Spring
14 79 (37.62%) Spring Boot
15 77 (36.67%) REST
15 77 (36.67%) Test Automation
16 73 (34.76%) Python
17 69 (32.86%) Kanban
17 69 (32.86%) Splunk
18 68 (32.38%) JSON
19 66 (31.43%) AppDynamics
19 66 (31.43%) Slack
20 61 (29.05%) Mobile App
21 59 (28.10%) React
22 57 (27.14%) Ansible
23 55 (26.19%) Linux
24 54 (25.71%) Docker
24 54 (25.71%) SonarQube
25 49 (23.33%) Azure
26 46 (21.90%) Apple iOS

Sonatype Nexus
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 93 (44.29%) Confluence
2 37 (17.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 36 (17.14%) Mule
4 12 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.38%) CMS
7 4 (1.90%) Apache
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.43%) Headless CMS
8 3 (1.43%) nginx
8 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.95%) JBoss
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 97 (46.19%) AWS
2 90 (42.86%) GitHub
3 66 (31.43%) Slack
4 49 (23.33%) Azure
5 31 (14.76%) IaaS
6 28 (13.33%) GCP
7 25 (11.90%) PaaS
8 15 (7.14%) npm
9 13 (6.19%) OpenShift
10 12 (5.71%) Kong
11 11 (5.24%) Amazon S3
12 10 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (3.81%) Power Platform
13 8 (3.81%) PowerApps
14 7 (3.33%) Amazon EKS
14 7 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
16 4 (1.90%) NuGet
16 4 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 3 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.71%) Firewall
2 25 (11.90%) DNS
3 24 (11.43%) SSL
4 13 (6.19%) Internet
5 12 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (3.81%) BGP
7 8 (3.81%) OSPF
8 6 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.86%) DHCP
8 6 (2.86%) S/MIME
9 4 (1.90%) HTTP
9 4 (1.90%) Intranet
9 4 (1.90%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (1.90%) SAN
9 4 (1.90%) VLAN
9 4 (1.90%) VSAN
10 3 (1.43%) IPv6
10 3 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.90%) MongoDB
2 17 (8.10%) MySQL
2 17 (8.10%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.71%) Amazon Aurora
3 12 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.24%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.81%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (3.81%) Cosmos DB
6 8 (3.81%) Power BI
7 7 (3.33%) Big Data
7 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.86%) Star Schema
9 4 (1.90%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.95%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 159 (75.71%) Jenkins
2 139 (66.19%) Git (software)
3 103 (49.05%) JIRA
4 89 (42.38%) Maven
5 54 (25.71%) SonarQube
6 46 (21.90%) CocoaPods
6 46 (21.90%) Xcode
7 45 (21.43%) JUnit
8 43 (20.48%) Android Studio
9 38 (18.10%) Bitbucket
9 38 (18.10%) Mockito
10 33 (15.71%) GitLab
11 30 (14.29%) Artifactory
12 23 (10.95%) IntelliJ
13 21 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (10.00%) Selenium
14 12 (5.71%) gulp
15 6 (2.86%) FishEye
15 6 (2.86%) IBM UrbanCode
15 6 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 40 (19.05%) Finance
2 32 (15.24%) Banking
3 17 (8.10%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.86%) Police
5 4 (1.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.48%) French Language
6 1 (0.48%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) International Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Military
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (32.38%) Developer
2 41 (19.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (10.95%) iOS Developer
4 15 (7.14%) Administrator
4 15 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (5.24%) Architect
6 9 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (3.81%) JIRA Administrator
8 7 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
8 7 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (2.86%) Android Developer
9 6 (2.86%) Applications Architect
9 6 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (2.86%) Security Architect
10 5 (2.38%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (2.38%) Data Engineer
10 5 (2.38%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.38%) Technical Leader
10 5 (2.38%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (40.95%) Node.js
2 84 (40.00%) Spring
3 79 (37.62%) Spring Boot
4 77 (36.67%) REST
5 68 (32.38%) JSON
6 59 (28.10%) React
7 38 (18.10%) WireMock
8 34 (16.19%) Express
9 22 (10.48%) Apache CXF
9 22 (10.48%) Dropwizard
9 22 (10.48%) JAX-RS
9 22 (10.48%) Mongoose
10 21 (10.00%) .NET
11 17 (8.10%) AngularJS
11 17 (8.10%) Kafka
12 15 (7.14%) CSS
12 15 (7.14%) HTML
12 15 (7.14%) Redux
12 15 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (6.67%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 61 (29.05%) Mobile App
2 32 (15.24%) User Experience
3 9 (4.29%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.33%) PKI
5 6 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.38%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.43%) iPad
8 3 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.95%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.48%) iPhone
10 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.19%) Linux
2 46 (21.90%) Apple iOS
3 44 (20.95%) Android
4 32 (15.24%) Windows
5 12 (5.71%) CentOS
6 9 (4.29%) Unix
7 8 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.81%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.33%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.90%) Debian
10 3 (1.43%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (1.43%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (53.81%) DevOps
3 92 (43.81%) Scrum
4 77 (36.67%) Test Automation
5 69 (32.86%) Kanban
6 46 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (21.90%) iOS Development
7 44 (20.95%) Android Development
8 39 (18.57%) Pair Programming
9 31 (14.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 27 (12.86%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (12.38%) Microservices
12 25 (11.90%) Data Engineering
13 24 (11.43%) Lean UX
14 23 (10.95%) TDD
15 22 (10.48%) Software Engineering
16 21 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
17 19 (9.05%) Change Management
18 18 (8.57%) API Development
19 17 (8.10%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 114 (54.29%) Java
2 73 (34.76%) Python
3 46 (21.90%) Apple Swift
4 42 (20.00%) Kotlin
5 41 (19.52%) Java 8
6 39 (18.57%) JavaScript
6 39 (18.57%) SQL
7 24 (11.43%) PowerShell
8 21 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 17 (8.10%) C#
10 15 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 14 (6.67%) ES6
12 11 (5.24%) Ruby
13 7 (3.33%) Go
13 7 (3.33%) Groovy
14 5 (2.38%) Perl
15 4 (1.90%) C++
16 3 (1.43%) C
16 3 (1.43%) Rust
16 3 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (10.48%) SC Cleared
1 22 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.43%) CCIE
4 3 (1.43%) CCNP
4 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) VCDX
5 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.48%) CCDA
6 1 (0.48%) CCDE
6 1 (0.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (2.38%) Government Security Classifications
2 5 (2.38%) WCAG
3 4 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) NCSC
System Software
1 54 (25.71%) Docker
2 12 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.38%) VMware NSX
5 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.90%) vSphere
6 2 (0.95%) vCloud
6 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 57 (27.14%) Ansible
2 45 (21.43%) Kubernetes
3 44 (20.95%) Terraform
4 20 (9.52%) Puppet
5 14 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.33%) Packer
7 6 (2.86%) Nagios
7 6 (2.86%) vCenter Server
7 6 (2.86%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.38%) vRealize
9 4 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.90%) Istio
10 1 (0.48%) Argo
10 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.48%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.48%) yum
Vendors
1 69 (32.86%) Splunk
2 66 (31.43%) AppDynamics
3 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (8.10%) F5
4 17 (8.10%) Google
5 15 (7.14%) Atlassian
6 14 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 14 (6.67%) MuleSoft
6 14 (6.67%) VMware
7 12 (5.71%) Cisco
8 11 (5.24%) Veracode
9 10 (4.76%) Oracle
10 8 (3.81%) Talend
11 6 (2.86%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.38%) Sonatype
12 5 (2.38%) Spotify
13 4 (1.90%) Dell
13 4 (1.90%) Juniper
13 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.90%) Veeam