Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 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.

Sonatype Nexus
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 399 460 598
Rank change year-on-year +61 +138 +80
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 580 410 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.96% 2.68% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 251 183
UK median daily rate £530 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £402 £363 £360
90th Percentile £674 £638 £661
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.58% +5.56% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 19,567 15,327 15,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.41% 16.99% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,468 10,354 10,603
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.69% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £293
90th Percentile £610 £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 215 318 341
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%
10th Percentile £28.20 £21.98 £25.00
90th Percentile £67.25 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%

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 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 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 23 May 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 +67 537 £530 +6.00% 62
UK excluding London +82 308 £506 +6.58% 30
London -23 269 £550 +5.77% 37
North of England +21 103 £425 -5.56% 9
South East +16 76 £525 -8.70% 9
Yorkshire +12 45 £420 -6.67% 2
Midlands +13 44 £530 -11.67% 2
North West +21 41 £420 -17.04% 4
West Midlands +3 40 £530 -7.83% 1
South West +32 34 £539 +8.84% 3
Scotland -16 29 £450 -10.00% 5
North East -18 17 £530 +17.78% 3
East of England +6 12 £413 -13.61% 2
Wales -8 11 £520 +4.00%
East Midlands +9 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 502 (86.55%) Jenkins
2 417 (71.90%) DevOps
3 359 (61.90%) Git (software)
4 316 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
5 290 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 277 (47.76%) Linux
7 258 (44.48%) Ansible
8 255 (43.97%) Python
9 254 (43.79%) Maven
10 239 (41.21%) Docker
11 234 (40.34%) Continuous Integration
12 224 (38.62%) Java
13 214 (36.90%) Puppet
14 166 (28.62%) Ruby
15 161 (27.76%) Kubernetes
16 155 (26.72%) Bash Shell
17 147 (25.34%) Configuration Management
18 135 (23.28%) JIRA
19 133 (22.93%) Terraform
20 124 (21.38%) SonarQube
21 122 (21.03%) Scrum
22 108 (18.62%) TDD
23 107 (18.45%) Node.js
24 105 (18.10%) Unix
25 102 (17.59%) Artifactory
26 100 (17.24%) BDD
27 99 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 99 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
28 98 (16.90%) Red Hat
29 88 (15.17%) Finance

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 86 (14.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 62 (10.69%) Confluence
3 44 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (7.24%) nginx
5 40 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 38 (6.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 29 (5.00%) Apache Spark
8 26 (4.48%) Apache
9 15 (2.59%) JBoss
9 15 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.90%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.90%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.72%) Jupyter
12 7 (1.21%) Mongoose
13 6 (1.03%) ArcGIS
13 6 (1.03%) OpenStack
13 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.86%) Anypoint
15 3 (0.52%) WordPress
16 2 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (3.10%) HipChat
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.59%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 290 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (14.66%) GitHub
3 83 (14.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (9.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 53 (9.14%) npm
5 51 (8.79%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (6.90%) PaaS
6 40 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 36 (6.21%) Amazon ELB
8 33 (5.69%) Amazon S3
9 27 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (4.14%) IBM Cloud
11 22 (3.79%) Bluemix
11 22 (3.79%) Heroku
12 21 (3.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 20 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (3.45%) Serverless
14 19 (3.28%) OpenShift
15 16 (2.76%) Route 53
16 13 (2.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (14.48%) Firewall
2 64 (11.03%) DNS
3 43 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 26 (4.48%) SSL
5 18 (3.10%) OpenLDAP
6 15 (2.59%) HTTP
7 14 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (2.24%) Network Security
9 12 (2.07%) BGP
9 12 (2.07%) Kerberos
10 11 (1.90%) BIG-IP
10 11 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (1.90%) FabricPath
10 11 (1.90%) HSRP
10 11 (1.90%) OSPF
10 11 (1.90%) VPN
11 8 (1.38%) Internet
12 6 (1.03%) SSH
13 5 (0.86%) Cisco Firepower
13 5 (0.86%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
2 61 (10.52%) MongoDB
3 49 (8.45%) Hadoop
4 43 (7.41%) MySQL
5 42 (7.24%) Big Data
6 31 (5.34%) Amazon RDS
6 31 (5.34%) NoSQL
7 30 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.62%) SQL Server
9 19 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.07%) Redis
11 10 (1.72%) Apache Hive
11 10 (1.72%) DB2
12 9 (1.55%) HBase
12 9 (1.55%) Power BI
13 6 (1.03%) GIS
13 6 (1.03%) InfluxDB
14 4 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 502 (86.55%) Jenkins
2 359 (61.90%) Git (software)
3 254 (43.79%) Maven
4 135 (23.28%) JIRA
5 124 (21.38%) SonarQube
6 102 (17.59%) Artifactory
7 85 (14.66%) Subversion
8 69 (11.90%) Bitbucket
9 60 (10.34%) Selenium
10 59 (10.17%) Cucumber
11 58 (10.00%) GitLab
11 58 (10.00%) TeamCity
12 47 (8.10%) Gerrit
13 40 (6.90%) Ant
14 36 (6.21%) Mockito
15 27 (4.66%) JUnit
16 26 (4.48%) Gradle
17 23 (3.97%) gulp
18 22 (3.79%) IBM UrbanCode
19 18 (3.10%) Liquibase
General
1 88 (15.17%) Finance
2 56 (9.66%) Banking
3 27 (4.66%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.41%) Marketing
5 8 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.03%) Electronics
6 6 (1.03%) Games
6 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.03%) Retail
7 4 (0.69%) Automotive
7 4 (0.69%) Back Office
7 4 (0.69%) Front Office
8 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.34%) Legal
9 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 316 (54.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 115 (19.83%) Developer
3 76 (13.10%) AWS DevOps
4 66 (11.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 66 (11.38%) AWS Engineer
5 59 (10.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 52 (8.97%) Senior DevOps
6 52 (8.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 40 (6.90%) Consultant
8 37 (6.38%) Java Developer
9 30 (5.17%) DevOps Consultant
9 30 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
9 30 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 22 (3.79%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 22 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
11 21 (3.62%) Architect
12 19 (3.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.10%) Java Engineer
14 17 (2.93%) Software Engineer
15 14 (2.41%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (18.45%) Node.js
2 72 (12.41%) Elastic Stack
3 58 (10.00%) Spring
4 46 (7.93%) REST
5 43 (7.41%) RESTful
5 43 (7.41%) Web Services
6 36 (6.21%) Middleware
7 32 (5.52%) OSGi
8 30 (5.17%) Hibernate
8 30 (5.17%) SOAP
9 28 (4.83%) .NET
9 28 (4.83%) CSS
10 26 (4.48%) AngularJS
10 26 (4.48%) JSON
10 26 (4.48%) React
11 25 (4.31%) HTML
11 25 (4.31%) JSR 170
11 25 (4.31%) PowerMock
11 25 (4.31%) Software Packaging
12 23 (3.97%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.03%) iPad
2 26 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (2.24%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 9 (1.55%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.03%) Equities
8 6 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (0.86%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.69%) Wiki
11 3 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.52%) Replication
11 3 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.34%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.34%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 277 (47.76%) Linux
2 105 (18.10%) Unix
3 99 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 76 (13.10%) CentOS
5 55 (9.48%) Windows
6 22 (3.79%) Solaris
7 17 (2.93%) Windows Server
8 14 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.86%) Android
9 5 (0.86%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.86%) VMS
10 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.34%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (71.90%) DevOps
2 316 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (40.34%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (25.34%) Configuration Management
5 122 (21.03%) Scrum
6 108 (18.62%) TDD
7 100 (17.24%) BDD
8 86 (14.83%) E-Commerce
9 75 (12.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 71 (12.24%) Deployment Automation
10 71 (12.24%) Test Automation
11 66 (11.38%) Kanban
12 56 (9.66%) Coaching
13 53 (9.14%) Load Balancing
14 50 (8.62%) Software Engineering
15 49 (8.45%) Microservices
16 48 (8.28%) Mentoring
17 45 (7.76%) Open Source
18 44 (7.59%) SDLC
19 42 (7.24%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 255 (43.97%) Python
2 224 (38.62%) Java
3 166 (28.62%) Ruby
4 155 (26.72%) Bash Shell
5 87 (15.00%) Groovy
6 80 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 62 (10.69%) Perl
8 32 (5.52%) C#
9 30 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 28 (4.83%) SQL
11 22 (3.79%) PowerShell
12 19 (3.28%) PHP
13 16 (2.76%) C++
14 15 (2.59%) Java 8
15 9 (1.55%) Go
16 8 (1.38%) Dart
17 5 (0.86%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.86%) Scala
17 5 (0.86%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.52%) F#
Qualifications
1 71 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 61 (10.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.38%) Degree
4 6 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (1.03%) CISSP
4 6 (1.03%) CLAS
4 6 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) APMG
6 2 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.34%) PMP
7 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.17%) CCNA
7 1 (0.17%) CCNP
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.76%) GCP
2 39 (6.72%) QA
3 6 (1.03%) JSP 440
3 6 (1.03%) RMADS
4 5 (0.86%) MiFID
5 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.34%) GDPR
5 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.34%) PMO
5 2 (0.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.17%) EMIR
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 239 (41.21%) Docker
2 14 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.72%) Squid
4 9 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (1.03%) HDFS
7 6 (1.03%) vCloud
8 5 (0.86%) Postfix
9 4 (0.69%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.17%) etcd
11 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 258 (44.48%) Ansible
2 214 (36.90%) Puppet
3 161 (27.76%) Kubernetes
4 133 (22.93%) Terraform
5 99 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (8.62%) ZABBIX
7 48 (8.28%) Kibana
8 44 (7.59%) Consul
9 42 (7.24%) logstash
10 37 (6.38%) Mesos
11 23 (3.97%) HAProxy
12 22 (3.79%) Docker Swarm
13 21 (3.62%) Nagios
14 20 (3.45%) Rancher
15 16 (2.76%) Grafana
16 15 (2.59%) Packer
17 11 (1.90%) FortiGate
18 10 (1.72%) Rundeck
18 10 (1.72%) Sysdig
19 9 (1.55%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 98 (16.90%) Red Hat
2 73 (12.59%) Oracle
3 56 (9.66%) Splunk
4 40 (6.90%) IBM
5 38 (6.55%) Adobe
6 29 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 29 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 25 (4.31%) Coverity
8 24 (4.14%) Sonatype
9 23 (3.97%) AppDynamics
10 22 (3.79%) VMware
11 20 (3.45%) New Relic
12 19 (3.28%) Google
13 17 (2.93%) MuleSoft
14 14 (2.41%) Cisco
14 14 (2.41%) F5
15 13 (2.24%) hybris
15 13 (2.24%) SaltStack
16 11 (1.90%) Infoblox
17 9 (1.55%) Cloudera