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 29 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.

Sonatype Nexus
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 402 467 565
Rank change year-on-year +65 +98  
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 219 183 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.64% 2.19% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 123 44
Median daily rate £520 £515 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.97% +14.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £387 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £673 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
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 8300 8352 7507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.55% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13767 13874 10826
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 £313 £305 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 191 186
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £25.00 £21.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Sonatype Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 29 June 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 10 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 29 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 +25 176 £525 +0.47% 15
UK excluding London +106 113 £500 +5.26% 7
London -3 104 £525 -4.54% 10
Northern Ireland - 30 £475 - 1
South East +9 22 £488 -2.50% 1
Midlands +21 20 £554 +0.72% 1
Scotland +41 13 £510 +13.33% 1
South West +8 10 £575 +53.33%
North of England +51 9 £450 +5.88% 3
East of England +1 9 £480 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 300 (73.89%) Jenkins
2 275 (67.73%) DevOps
3 265 (65.27%) Linux
4 225 (55.42%) Git (software)
5 188 (46.31%) Agile Software Development
6 184 (45.32%) Java
7 167 (41.13%) Amazon AWS
8 156 (38.42%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (38.18%) JIRA
10 149 (36.70%) Maven
11 146 (35.96%) Ansible
12 140 (34.48%) Oracle
13 133 (32.76%) Confluence
13 133 (32.76%) Puppet
14 118 (29.06%) Unix
15 114 (28.08%) Configuration Management
16 99 (24.38%) Docker
17 94 (23.15%) Windows
18 91 (22.41%) Python
19 88 (21.67%) Finance
20 84 (20.69%) Red Hat
21 79 (19.46%) Atlassian
22 78 (19.21%) TeamCity
23 72 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 70 (17.24%) Bash Shell
25 69 (17.00%) Artifactory
26 68 (16.75%) Security Cleared
27 65 (16.01%) Open Source
27 65 (16.01%) Node.js
28 62 (15.27%) JavaScript

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
1 133 (32.76%) Confluence
2 51 (12.56%) WebLogic
3 49 (12.07%) Tomcat
4 39 (9.61%) Apache
5 24 (5.91%) nginx
6 16 (3.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 15 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (3.20%) Apache Spark
9 11 (2.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (2.22%) SAS
12 7 (1.72%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.48%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.99%) Anypoint
14 4 (0.99%) JBoss
14 4 (0.99%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.99%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
15 3 (0.74%) LiveCycle
15 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (2.71%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.74%) Staffware
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 167 (41.13%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (9.11%) GitHub
4 31 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (5.91%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (5.67%) Trello
7 21 (5.17%) Amazon S3
7 21 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 20 (4.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 19 (4.68%) PaaS
10 14 (3.45%) IaaS
11 13 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (2.71%) OpenShift
14 10 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (1.72%) SaaS
16 6 (1.48%) Bluemix
16 6 (1.48%) IBM Cloud
17 5 (1.23%) Datadog
17 5 (1.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.87%) DNS
2 32 (7.88%) Firewall
3 31 (7.64%) LDAP
3 31 (7.64%) SSL
4 30 (7.39%) HTTP
5 18 (4.43%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
8 13 (3.20%) OpenVPN
9 12 (2.96%) SSH
9 12 (2.96%) VPN
10 7 (1.72%) Internet
11 5 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (1.23%) SMTP
12 3 (0.74%) AMQP
12 3 (0.74%) BGP
12 3 (0.74%) EIGRP
12 3 (0.74%) Multicast
12 3 (0.74%) Network Security
12 3 (0.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (13.55%) PostgreSQL
2 51 (12.56%) MongoDB
3 34 (8.37%) SQL Server
4 32 (7.88%) BusinessObjects
5 31 (7.64%) MySQL
6 26 (6.40%) Hadoop
7 25 (6.16%) NoSQL
7 25 (6.16%) Relational Database
8 22 (5.42%) Big Data
8 22 (5.42%) Oracle Database
9 17 (4.19%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.96%) Redis
11 10 (2.46%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.72%) GIS
13 6 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.48%) HBase
13 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.23%) Parquet
15 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 300 (73.89%) Jenkins
2 225 (55.42%) Git (software)
3 155 (38.18%) JIRA
4 149 (36.70%) Maven
5 78 (19.21%) TeamCity
6 69 (17.00%) Artifactory
7 59 (14.53%) Subversion
8 47 (11.58%) Selenium
9 41 (10.10%) GitLab
10 38 (9.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 34 (8.37%) SonarQube
12 32 (7.88%) Bitbucket
13 29 (7.14%) Ant
14 27 (6.65%) JUnit
15 25 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
16 20 (4.93%) Gradle
17 18 (4.43%) Cucumber
17 18 (4.43%) Vagrant
18 14 (3.45%) Liquibase
19 10 (2.46%) Gerrit
General
1 88 (21.67%) Finance
2 50 (12.32%) Banking
3 19 (4.68%) Front Office
4 17 (4.19%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.48%) Retail
7 4 (0.99%) Electronics
7 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.99%) Marketing
7 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.49%) International Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Law
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (45.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (15.27%) Developer
3 47 (11.58%) AWS Engineer
4 45 (11.08%) AWS DevOps
5 42 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 37 (9.11%) Java Developer
7 32 (7.88%) Consultant
8 31 (7.64%) Cloud Engineer
9 26 (6.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 23 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (4.68%) DevOps Consultant
11 19 (4.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.43%) Lead DevOps
13 17 (4.19%) Architect
14 13 (3.20%) Azure DevOps
14 13 (3.20%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 13 (3.20%) Azure Engineer
14 13 (3.20%) DevOps Architect
14 13 (3.20%) Operations Engineer
14 13 (3.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (16.01%) Node.js
2 44 (10.84%) Software Packaging
3 38 (9.36%) Web Services
4 37 (9.11%) Elastic Stack
5 35 (8.62%) .NET
6 33 (8.13%) JMS
7 25 (6.16%) Spring
8 23 (5.67%) HTML
8 23 (5.67%) REST
9 20 (4.93%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (4.68%) CSS
10 19 (4.68%) FIX Protocol
10 19 (4.68%) HTML5
10 19 (4.68%) Middleware
10 19 (4.68%) Ultra Messaging
11 18 (4.43%) RESTful
12 16 (3.94%) Sensu
13 15 (3.69%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.69%) LAPP Stack
14 14 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.96%) iPad
4 12 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.72%) Fintech
6 7 (1.72%) PKI
6 7 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.48%) Social Network
8 5 (1.23%) RIA
9 4 (0.99%) EMC VNX
9 4 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.49%) CMDB
11 2 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 265 (65.27%) Linux
2 118 (29.06%) Unix
3 94 (23.15%) Windows
4 72 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (8.87%) CentOS
6 34 (8.37%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.23%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.74%) VMS
8 3 (0.74%) zOS
9 2 (0.49%) Android
9 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (67.73%) DevOps
2 188 (46.31%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (38.42%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (28.08%) Configuration Management
5 65 (16.01%) Open Source
6 61 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
6 61 (15.02%) Scrum
7 58 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 41 (10.10%) SDLC
9 30 (7.39%) Kanban
9 30 (7.39%) TDD
10 27 (6.65%) Load Balancing
11 22 (5.42%) Change Control
11 22 (5.42%) Coaching
11 22 (5.42%) Microservices
11 22 (5.42%) Service Management
12 21 (5.17%) E-Commerce
12 21 (5.17%) Low Latency
12 21 (5.17%) Task Automation
13 20 (4.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 184 (45.32%) Java
2 91 (22.41%) Python
3 70 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 62 (15.27%) JavaScript
5 48 (11.82%) Ruby
6 47 (11.58%) Perl
6 47 (11.58%) SQL
7 35 (8.62%) PowerShell
8 20 (4.93%) C#
9 18 (4.43%) Groovy
10 12 (2.96%) Scala
11 9 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.72%) Dart
13 5 (1.23%) Go
14 4 (0.99%) PHP
15 2 (0.49%) AWK
15 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.25%) ES6
16 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 68 (16.75%) Security Cleared
2 55 (13.55%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.91%) Degree
4 7 (1.72%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (1.72%) CLAS
5 6 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.23%) CCNP
6 5 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.23%) CISSP
6 5 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.23%) OCP
6 5 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.99%) CCNA
7 4 (0.99%) RHCE
7 4 (0.99%) RHCSA
7 4 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.74%) APMG
9 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.22%) QA
2 6 (1.48%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.25%) GCP
System Software
1 99 (24.38%) Docker
2 57 (14.04%) Active Directory
3 24 (5.91%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (4.93%) vCloud
5 14 (3.45%) Squid
6 11 (2.71%) Postfix
6 11 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.23%) vSphere
9 4 (0.99%) HDFS
10 2 (0.49%) LXC
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.25%) Ceph
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 146 (35.96%) Ansible
2 133 (32.76%) Puppet
3 57 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (10.10%) ZABBIX
5 38 (9.36%) Kubernetes
6 32 (7.88%) Dollar Universe
7 30 (7.39%) Kibana
7 30 (7.39%) logstash
8 23 (5.67%) Terraform
9 16 (3.94%) Rsyslog
10 15 (3.69%) Nagios
11 14 (3.45%) Sysdig
12 11 (2.71%) Docker Swarm
12 11 (2.71%) Rancher
13 10 (2.46%) HAProxy
14 7 (1.72%) Grafana
14 7 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
15 6 (1.48%) FortiGate
15 6 (1.48%) Forum Sentry
16 5 (1.23%) yum
Vendors
1 140 (34.48%) Oracle
2 84 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 79 (19.46%) Atlassian
4 52 (12.81%) TIBCO
5 30 (7.39%) VMware
6 28 (6.90%) Sonatype
7 19 (4.68%) AppDynamics
7 19 (4.68%) Currenex
7 19 (4.68%) Sybase
8 18 (4.43%) HP
8 18 (4.43%) Splunk
9 17 (4.19%) New Relic
10 15 (3.69%) Cisco
11 14 (3.45%) Microsoft
12 12 (2.96%) Cloudera
13 8 (1.97%) Juniper
13 8 (1.97%) MuleSoft
14 6 (1.48%) AlienVault
14 6 (1.48%) ESRI
14 6 (1.48%) Palo Alto
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