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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 4 July 2022 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 484 460 406
Rank change year-on-year -24 -54 -25
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 399 305 193
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.57% 2.60% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 161 129
10th Percentile £457 £388 £357
25th Percentile £500 £450 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £703 £595 £575
90th Percentile £750 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 1
10th Percentile £45.63 £45.88 -
25th Percentile £47.19 £50.13 -
Median hourly rate £56.81 £65.50 £58.00
Median % change year-on-year -13.27% +12.93% +18.37%
75th Percentile £65.51 £70.25 -
90th Percentile £65.54 £73.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £65.50 £58.00
% change year-on-year -23.66% +12.93% -

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 15,543 11,751 7,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.35% 17.71% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,890 7,908 5,321
10th Percentile £400 £350 £331
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £650 £590 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 202 101
10th Percentile £36.28 £25.50 £19.84
25th Percentile £41.25 £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate £53.75 £48.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.84% +2.09% +5.66%
75th Percentile £65.00 £58.41 £55.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £65.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £45.91
% change year-on-year +15.79% +3.46% +2.02%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Sonatype Nexus in the UK

Sonatype Nexus
Top 14 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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -44 300 £625 +19.05% 29
Work from Home -23 224 £575 +15.00% 9
London -19 204 £650 +23.81% 16
UK excluding London -73 89 £500 +5.26% 14
North of England -36 35 £510 +3.03% 4
Yorkshire -19 23 £500 - 1
Scotland -4 22 £470 +10.59% 1
South East -63 18 £550 +14.29% 6
South West -12 9 £513 +20.59%
North East -2 7 £706 +66.18%
North West -31 5 £575 +30.68% 3
East of England -17 4 £500 +5.26%
East Midlands -12 1 £344 -1.71% 2
Midlands -41 1 £344 -29.80% 3

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 248 (62.16%) Jenkins
2 226 (56.64%) DevOps
3 200 (50.13%) Java
4 180 (45.11%) Git (software)
5 176 (44.11%) CI/CD
6 168 (42.11%) Kubernetes
7 161 (40.35%) Agile
8 160 (40.10%) Terraform
9 140 (35.09%) Maven
10 139 (34.84%) JIRA
11 136 (34.09%) Ansible
12 133 (33.33%) Microservices
13 129 (32.33%) Finance
14 125 (31.33%) Azure
15 120 (30.08%) Python
16 115 (28.82%) AWS
17 111 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
18 107 (26.82%) Spring
18 107 (26.82%) SonarQube
19 106 (26.57%) Spring Boot
20 102 (25.56%) GitHub
21 101 (25.31%) GitLab
22 100 (25.06%) Docker
23 85 (21.30%) Test Automation
23 85 (21.30%) Linux
24 84 (21.05%) Confluence
25 81 (20.30%) JavaScript
26 78 (19.55%) Scrum
27 73 (18.30%) Artifactory
28 71 (17.79%) TDD

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 84 (21.05%) Confluence
2 36 (9.02%) Apache
3 25 (6.27%) Apache Spark
4 18 (4.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 16 (4.01%) Mule
5 16 (4.01%) nginx
6 15 (3.76%) Apache Airflow
7 13 (3.26%) IIS
8 12 (3.01%) OpenStack
8 12 (3.01%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.26%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (2.01%) Documentum
10 8 (2.01%) FileNet
11 4 (1.00%) JBoss
12 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.50%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.50%) CMS
13 2 (0.50%) OnBase
Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) ION MarketView
1 2 (0.50%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 125 (31.33%) Azure
2 115 (28.82%) AWS
3 102 (25.56%) GitHub
4 51 (12.78%) IaaS
5 46 (11.53%) Azure AKS
6 38 (9.52%) PaaS
7 29 (7.27%) OpenShift
8 27 (6.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 26 (6.52%) Azure Monitor
10 23 (5.76%) GCP
10 23 (5.76%) Slack
11 22 (5.51%) Amazon EKS
12 20 (5.01%) Azure Key Vault
13 19 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
14 15 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
15 13 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (3.26%) Kong
15 13 (3.26%) Serverless
16 11 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
17 10 (2.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.77%) Cisco Nexus
2 29 (7.27%) Firewall
3 28 (7.02%) BGP
3 28 (7.02%) OSPF
4 25 (6.27%) DNS
4 25 (6.27%) Wireless
5 23 (5.76%) LAN
6 21 (5.26%) Network Security
7 20 (5.01%) MPLS
8 18 (4.51%) WLAN
9 15 (3.76%) TCP/IP
10 14 (3.51%) Internet
11 12 (3.01%) IPsec
11 12 (3.01%) SD-WAN
11 12 (3.01%) SSL
11 12 (3.01%) WAN
12 11 (2.76%) 802.11
12 11 (2.76%) DHCP
12 11 (2.76%) IPv6
12 11 (2.76%) LoRaWAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.53%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (8.02%) MongoDB
3 28 (7.02%) Big Data
3 28 (7.02%) MySQL
4 26 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 24 (6.02%) NoSQL
6 23 (5.76%) Delta Lake
7 18 (4.51%) Hadoop
8 11 (2.76%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.51%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.01%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.75%) BigQuery
12 7 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.50%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.50%) HBase
14 5 (1.25%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 248 (62.16%) Jenkins
2 180 (45.11%) Git (software)
3 140 (35.09%) Maven
4 139 (34.84%) JIRA
5 107 (26.82%) SonarQube
6 101 (25.31%) GitLab
7 73 (18.30%) Artifactory
8 41 (10.28%) JUnit
9 37 (9.27%) Bitbucket
10 33 (8.27%) Selenium
11 28 (7.02%) Cucumber
12 27 (6.77%) Gradle
13 24 (6.02%) TeamCity
14 23 (5.76%) Mockito
15 18 (4.51%) Subversion
16 16 (4.01%) IntelliJ
17 15 (3.76%) Android Studio
18 14 (3.51%) Terragrunt
19 13 (3.26%) Crucible
19 13 (3.26%) Xcode
General
1 129 (32.33%) Finance
2 69 (17.29%) Social Skills
3 46 (11.53%) Banking
4 32 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (7.52%) Public Sector
6 16 (4.01%) Investment Banking
7 14 (3.51%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.01%) Financial Institution
8 12 (3.01%) Influencing Skills
9 11 (2.76%) Games
10 10 (2.51%) Documentation Skills
11 8 (2.01%) Digital Economy
12 7 (1.75%) Front Office
12 7 (1.75%) Legal
13 6 (1.50%) Back Office
13 6 (1.50%) Law
14 3 (0.75%) Retail
15 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 114 (28.57%) Developer
2 106 (26.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 28 (7.02%) Network Engineer
5 20 (5.01%) Data Engineer
5 20 (5.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 19 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
7 18 (4.51%) Cloud Engineer
8 16 (4.01%) Java Engineer
8 16 (4.01%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 15 (3.76%) Architect
9 15 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (3.51%) Big Data Engineer
11 13 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
12 12 (3.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 11 (2.76%) Administrator
13 11 (2.76%) Security Engineer
13 11 (2.76%) VMware Engineer
14 10 (2.51%) Lead DevOps
15 9 (2.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (26.82%) Spring
2 106 (26.57%) Spring Boot
3 69 (17.29%) Kafka
4 67 (16.79%) Node.js
5 51 (12.78%) REST
6 48 (12.03%) React
7 45 (11.28%) JSON
8 42 (10.53%) CSS
9 41 (10.28%) HTML
10 33 (8.27%) Dropwizard
11 31 (7.77%) AngularJS
12 30 (7.52%) RabbitMQ
13 29 (7.27%) JAX-RS
14 27 (6.77%) Apache CXF
14 27 (6.77%) HTML5
14 27 (6.77%) Mongoose
15 23 (5.76%) CSS3
16 22 (5.51%) Express
17 21 (5.26%) Sass
18 20 (5.01%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.27%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.77%) Cloud Native
3 27 (6.77%) User Experience
4 20 (5.01%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.51%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.51%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.26%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.01%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.25%) Replication
11 4 (1.00%) Equities
11 4 (1.00%) iPad
11 4 (1.00%) iPhone
11 4 (1.00%) Wiki
12 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 85 (21.30%) Linux
2 34 (8.52%) Windows
3 26 (6.52%) Unix
4 18 (4.51%) Android
5 15 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.76%) Debian
8 7 (1.75%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.25%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.00%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (1.00%) CentOS
10 4 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.75%) zOS
12 2 (0.50%) VMS
13 1 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (56.64%) DevOps
2 176 (44.11%) CI/CD
3 161 (40.35%) Agile
4 133 (33.33%) Microservices
5 111 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (21.30%) Test Automation
7 78 (19.55%) Scrum
8 71 (17.79%) TDD
9 61 (15.29%) Migration
10 59 (14.79%) SDLC
11 54 (13.53%) Kanban
12 44 (11.03%) Infrastructure as Code
13 40 (10.03%) BDD
14 39 (9.77%) Software Engineering
15 38 (9.52%) Artefact Management
16 37 (9.27%) Analytics
16 37 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
17 31 (7.77%) Change Management
18 30 (7.52%) Event-Driven
19 29 (7.27%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (50.13%) Java
2 120 (30.08%) Python
3 81 (20.30%) JavaScript
4 57 (14.29%) SQL
5 25 (6.27%) Groovy
6 23 (5.76%) Bash
7 17 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 16 (4.01%) Apple Swift
8 16 (4.01%) Kotlin
9 14 (3.51%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.26%) C++
11 11 (2.76%) REXX
12 10 (2.51%) Scala
12 10 (2.51%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.75%) Perl
13 7 (1.75%) Ruby
14 6 (1.50%) C
14 6 (1.50%) C#
15 5 (1.25%) PHP
15 5 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (14.79%) Security Cleared
2 52 (13.03%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (5.01%) CCNP
5 18 (4.51%) AWS Certification
6 16 (4.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (3.26%) Degree
8 11 (2.76%) CCIE
8 11 (2.76%) CCNA
8 11 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.00%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.75%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.75%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.75%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.25%) CISA
11 1 (0.25%) GPEN
11 1 (0.25%) OSCP
11 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.26%) Accessibility
2 16 (4.01%) QA
3 3 (0.75%) GDPR
3 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.75%) SLA
4 2 (0.50%) MiFID
4 2 (0.50%) WCAG
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 100 (25.06%) Docker
2 15 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.26%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.76%) KVM
4 11 (2.76%) vCloud
5 7 (1.75%) VMware NSX
5 7 (1.75%) vSphere
6 3 (0.75%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.75%) HDFS
7 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.25%) etcd
8 1 (0.25%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.25%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.25%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 168 (42.11%) Kubernetes
2 160 (40.10%) Terraform
3 136 (34.09%) Ansible
4 35 (8.77%) Puppet
5 33 (8.27%) Grafana
6 30 (7.52%) Prometheus
7 23 (5.76%) Istio
8 17 (4.26%) Packer
8 17 (4.26%) ZABBIX
9 14 (3.51%) Consul
10 13 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (3.01%) HAProxy
12 11 (2.76%) Fluentd
13 10 (2.51%) FreeIPA
13 10 (2.51%) Icinga
14 6 (1.50%) Argo
14 6 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (1.50%) Kibana
14 6 (1.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 54 (13.53%) Splunk
2 49 (12.28%) AppDynamics
3 42 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 38 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 32 (8.02%) VMware
6 31 (7.77%) Cisco
7 27 (6.77%) Google
8 25 (6.27%) Juniper
9 24 (6.02%) Sonatype
10 23 (5.76%) Databricks
11 22 (5.51%) Oracle
12 21 (5.26%) Atlassian
13 20 (5.01%) IBM
14 19 (4.76%) Palo Alto
15 15 (3.76%) Checkmarx
15 15 (3.76%) New Relic
16 14 (3.51%) Arista
16 14 (3.51%) CA
17 11 (2.76%) Aruba
17 11 (2.76%) Fortinet