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 3 months to 23 May 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.

Sonatype Nexus
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 473 555
Rank change year-on-year +95 +82  
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 206 178 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.66% 2.17% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 112 44
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £639 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sonatype Nexus 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 7741 8203 7162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.27% 15.34% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5267 5627 4632
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 £320 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +0.12% +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 133 138
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Sonatype Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
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 Sonatype Nexus within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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 +65 185 £530 +7.07% 19
London +39 115 £530 +0.95% 13
North East - 21 £475 -
South East +11 19 £575 +27.77% 3
Northern Ireland - 18 £403 - 3
County Antrim - 17 £403 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £468 -
Tyne and Wear - 15 £468 -
Belfast - 15 £403 - 2
City of London +3 12 £535 +22.28%
West Midlands +21 9 £575 +43.75% 1
South West +21 9 £563 -
Shropshire +16 9 £575 +46.03% 1
Telford +13 9 £575 +46.03% 1
Berkshire +5 9 £575 +21.05%
Croydon +6 8 £450 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire - 7 - -
Milton Keynes - 6 - -
Somerset - 6 £550 -
East of England +7 5 £478 +19.37%
Durham - 5 £488 -
Taunton - 5 £475 -
Reading +25 4 - -
Windsor +2 4 £575 +10.57%
North West +19 2 £506 +19.11%
Yorkshire +14 2 £375 -27.18% 2
Hertfordshire +6 2 £400 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £478 -
East Midlands - 2 £600 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £375 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 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 Sonatype Nexus.

1 308 (75.12%) Jenkins
2 272 (66.34%) DevOps
3 240 (58.54%) Linux
4 223 (54.39%) Git (software)
5 179 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
6 170 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
7 163 (39.76%) JIRA
8 152 (37.07%) Amazon AWS
8 152 (37.07%) Java
9 146 (35.61%) Ansible
10 141 (34.39%) Maven
11 137 (33.41%) Confluence
12 136 (33.17%) Puppet
13 123 (30.00%) Unix
14 110 (26.83%) Configuration Management
15 109 (26.59%) Oracle
16 97 (23.66%) Atlassian
16 97 (23.66%) Docker
17 90 (21.95%) Python
18 82 (20.00%) Windows
19 77 (18.78%) Finance
20 72 (17.56%) Security Cleared
20 72 (17.56%) Continuous Delivery
21 68 (16.59%) Open Source
22 66 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
22 66 (16.10%) Red Hat
23 63 (15.37%) Selenium
23 63 (15.37%) Bash Shell
24 62 (15.12%) Opscode Chef
24 62 (15.12%) TeamCity

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
1 137 (33.41%) Confluence
2 57 (13.90%) WebLogic
3 41 (10.00%) Apache
4 34 (8.29%) Tomcat
5 25 (6.10%) nginx
6 18 (4.39%) Apache Spark
7 14 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (2.44%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.20%) Jupyter
11 8 (1.95%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.95%) SAS
12 6 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (1.22%) ArcGIS
13 5 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.98%) Anypoint
14 4 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.73%) LiveCycle
15 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (2.68%) HipChat
2 4 (0.98%) Gliffy
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.73%) Staffware
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 152 (37.07%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (11.95%) GitHub
4 25 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (6.10%) PaaS
5 23 (5.61%) Trello
6 20 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (4.15%) Amazon S3
7 17 (4.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (3.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (3.17%) IaaS
10 11 (2.68%) Amazon ELB
10 11 (2.68%) OpenShift
11 10 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (1.46%) Bluemix
13 6 (1.46%) IBM Cloud
14 5 (1.22%) SaaS
15 3 (0.73%) AWS CloudTrail
15 3 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.78%) DNS
2 35 (8.54%) SSL
3 33 (8.05%) Firewall
4 31 (7.56%) LDAP
5 30 (7.32%) HTTP
6 21 (5.12%) TCP/IP
7 15 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (2.93%) OpenLDAP
9 11 (2.68%) OpenVPN
10 10 (2.44%) VPN
11 9 (2.20%) SSH
12 7 (1.71%) Internet
13 5 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (0.73%) AMQP
14 3 (0.73%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.73%) Network Security
14 3 (0.73%) SMTP
14 3 (0.73%) VSAN
15 2 (0.49%) Cisco ISE
15 2 (0.49%) Plixer Scrutinizer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.95%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 33 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
3 33 (8.05%) MySQL
4 31 (7.56%) Hadoop
5 21 (5.12%) Big Data
6 19 (4.63%) SQL Server
7 18 (4.39%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.66%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.93%) Relational Database
11 10 (2.44%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.20%) Parquet
13 7 (1.71%) Redis
14 6 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.46%) GIS
14 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.22%) HBase
16 3 (0.73%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.73%) Riak
Development Applications
1 308 (75.12%) Jenkins
2 223 (54.39%) Git (software)
3 163 (39.76%) JIRA
4 141 (34.39%) Maven
5 63 (15.37%) Selenium
6 62 (15.12%) TeamCity
7 51 (12.44%) Artifactory
8 46 (11.22%) Subversion
9 43 (10.49%) GitLab
10 39 (9.51%) Bitbucket
11 36 (8.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 35 (8.54%) SonarQube
13 27 (6.59%) Gradle
13 27 (6.59%) JUnit
13 27 (6.59%) Vagrant
14 26 (6.34%) Ant
15 24 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (4.15%) Cucumber
17 15 (3.66%) gulp
18 13 (3.17%) ClearCase
General
1 77 (18.78%) Finance
2 58 (14.15%) Banking
3 12 (2.93%) Front Office
4 11 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.98%) Electronics
7 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.98%) Marketing
8 3 (0.73%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) International Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 176 (42.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (14.39%) Developer
3 45 (10.98%) AWS Engineer
4 42 (10.24%) AWS DevOps
5 39 (9.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 32 (7.80%) Consultant
7 30 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 27 (6.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 21 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (4.39%) Administrator
11 18 (4.39%) Lead DevOps
12 17 (4.15%) Architect
12 17 (4.15%) DevOps Specialist
13 16 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 15 (3.66%) DevOps Consultant
15 14 (3.41%) Operations Engineer
15 14 (3.41%) Unix Engineer
16 13 (3.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 13 (3.17%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.39%) Node.js
2 44 (10.73%) Software Packaging
3 36 (8.78%) Elastic Stack
4 28 (6.83%) .NET
5 26 (6.34%) Web Services
6 25 (6.10%) JMS
7 23 (5.61%) Spring
8 22 (5.37%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (5.12%) HTML
10 20 (4.88%) REST
11 19 (4.63%) CSS
11 19 (4.63%) RESTful
12 17 (4.15%) HTML5
12 17 (4.15%) LAPP Stack
12 17 (4.15%) Sensu
13 16 (3.90%) Middleware
14 14 (3.41%) .NET Framework
14 14 (3.41%) XML
15 13 (3.17%) LAMP
16 12 (2.93%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.88%) iPad
3 15 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (1.95%) Fintech
6 8 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.46%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.22%) PKI
8 5 (1.22%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.22%) Social Network
9 4 (0.98%) EMC VNX
9 4 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.73%) FlexPod
10 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 240 (58.54%) Linux
2 123 (30.00%) Unix
3 82 (20.00%) Windows
4 61 (14.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (10.24%) Windows Server
6 31 (7.56%) CentOS
7 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.22%) CoreOS
7 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.73%) AIX
8 3 (0.73%) Android
8 3 (0.73%) zOS
9 2 (0.49%) Solaris
9 2 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (66.34%) DevOps
2 179 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
4 110 (26.83%) Configuration Management
5 72 (17.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 68 (16.59%) Open Source
7 54 (13.17%) Scrum
8 34 (8.29%) Test Automation
9 33 (8.05%) SDLC
10 29 (7.07%) Load Balancing
11 28 (6.83%) E-Commerce
12 25 (6.10%) Kanban
13 23 (5.61%) Change Control
13 23 (5.61%) Microservices
14 20 (4.88%) Migration
14 20 (4.88%) Service Management
15 18 (4.39%) Coaching
15 18 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (4.39%) TDD
15 18 (4.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 152 (37.07%) Java
2 90 (21.95%) Python
3 63 (15.37%) Bash Shell
4 50 (12.20%) Perl
4 50 (12.20%) Ruby
5 46 (11.22%) JavaScript
6 42 (10.24%) PowerShell
7 36 (8.78%) SQL
8 21 (5.12%) Groovy
9 18 (4.39%) C#
10 17 (4.15%) Scala
11 8 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.46%) Dart
13 3 (0.73%) Clojure
13 3 (0.73%) Go
13 3 (0.73%) PHP
14 2 (0.49%) AWK
14 2 (0.49%) ES6
14 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 72 (17.56%) Security Cleared
2 61 (14.88%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.10%) Degree
4 6 (1.46%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (1.46%) CLAS
5 5 (1.22%) OCP
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.98%) CCNA
6 4 (0.98%) CCNP
6 4 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.98%) CISSP
6 4 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.98%) RHCE
6 4 (0.98%) RHCSA
6 4 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.73%) APMG
8 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.93%) QA
2 5 (1.22%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.49%) GCP
System Software
1 97 (23.66%) Docker
2 52 (12.68%) Active Directory
3 23 (5.61%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (4.63%) vCloud
5 12 (2.93%) Squid
5 12 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (2.20%) Postfix
7 6 (1.46%) HDFS
7 6 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.22%) vSphere
9 4 (0.98%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.49%) Ceph
10 2 (0.49%) LXC
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 146 (35.61%) Ansible
2 136 (33.17%) Puppet
3 62 (15.12%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (8.54%) Kubernetes
5 34 (8.29%) Dollar Universe
6 33 (8.05%) ZABBIX
7 30 (7.32%) logstash
8 29 (7.07%) Kibana
9 18 (4.39%) Nagios
10 17 (4.15%) Terraform
11 13 (3.17%) Hadoop YARN
12 12 (2.93%) Rsyslog
12 12 (2.93%) Sysdig
13 11 (2.68%) HAProxy
14 9 (2.20%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (2.20%) Rancher
15 8 (1.95%) Grafana
16 6 (1.46%) FortiGate
16 6 (1.46%) Forum Sentry
16 6 (1.46%) yum
Vendors
1 109 (26.59%) Oracle
2 97 (23.66%) Atlassian
3 66 (16.10%) Red Hat
4 47 (11.46%) TIBCO
5 31 (7.56%) Sonatype
6 29 (7.07%) VMware
7 27 (6.59%) Splunk
8 21 (5.12%) HP
9 15 (3.66%) AppDynamics
9 15 (3.66%) Cisco
9 15 (3.66%) New Relic
10 14 (3.41%) Cloudera
11 12 (2.93%) Currenex
11 12 (2.93%) Microsoft
11 12 (2.93%) Sybase
12 10 (2.44%) IBM
13 8 (1.95%) Juniper
14 6 (1.46%) AlienVault
14 6 (1.46%) F5
14 6 (1.46%) MuleSoft
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