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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sonatype Nexus
UK
Rank 398 504 514
Rank change year-on-year +106 +10  
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 193 126 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.52% 1.64% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 85 76
Median daily rate £475 £468 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +11.76% +21.42%  
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 7668 7703 6878
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.26% 14.59% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5151 5124 4410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 188 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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 +112 184 £475 - 12
London +41 101 £500 -2.43% 6
North East - 41 £468 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 36 £450 -
Tyne and Wear - 36 £450 -
South East +11 20 £464 +3.05%
Yorkshire +14 13 £513 +27.96% 1
South Yorkshire - 13 £513 -
Buckinghamshire - 12 £340 -
Milton Keynes - 10 £340 -
Sheffield - 9 £356 -
Wales +15 6 £525 +50.00%
Swansea - 6 £525 -
West Wales - 6 £525 -
North West +34 5 £538 +2.38% 2
Berkshire +10 5 - -
Shropshire +30 4 £588 +46.87% 1
Telford +28 4 £588 +46.87% 1
West Midlands +19 4 £588 +46.87% 1
City of London -8 4 £475 +15.15% 3
Durham - 4 £475 -
Surrey +14 2 £608 +42.94%
Croydon +9 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £608 -
Scotland +30 1 £500 +21.21% 1
Cheshire +26 1 - - 1
Edinburgh +21 1 £500 +21.21% 1
Hampshire +13 1 £465 +29.16%
Bracknell -7 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Sonatype Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 338 (79.53%) Jenkins
2 270 (63.53%) DevOps
3 261 (61.41%) Git (software)
4 215 (50.59%) JIRA
4 215 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
5 210 (49.41%) Linux
6 197 (46.35%) Continuous Integration
7 189 (44.47%) Ansible
8 178 (41.88%) Confluence
9 176 (41.41%) Puppet
10 142 (33.41%) Amazon AWS
11 138 (32.47%) Configuration Management
12 136 (32.00%) Maven
13 131 (30.82%) Java
14 127 (29.88%) Oracle
15 111 (26.12%) Unix
16 108 (25.41%) Continuous Delivery
17 105 (24.71%) Atlassian
18 97 (22.82%) Docker
19 87 (20.47%) Scrum
20 85 (20.00%) Selenium
21 81 (19.06%) Security Cleared
22 75 (17.65%) Python
22 75 (17.65%) SonarQube
23 74 (17.41%) Windows
23 74 (17.41%) WebLogic
23 74 (17.41%) SC Cleared
24 72 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 72 (16.94%) Software Packaging
25 68 (16.00%) Open Source

Sonatype Nexus
Top Related 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
1 178 (41.88%) Confluence
2 74 (17.41%) WebLogic
3 53 (12.47%) Apache
4 34 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (7.29%) Tomcat
6 20 (4.71%) nginx
7 16 (3.76%) Apache Spark
8 14 (3.29%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.82%) OpenStack
10 10 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.88%) SAS
12 7 (1.65%) JBoss
12 7 (1.65%) Jupyter
12 7 (1.65%) MS Exchange
12 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (7.53%) HipChat
2 6 (1.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.94%) Gliffy
4 2 (0.47%) MS Office
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.71%) Staffware
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 142 (33.41%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (15.29%) GitHub
3 63 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (5.41%) Trello
5 21 (4.94%) PaaS
6 20 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (3.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (3.29%) Amazon S3
10 9 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (1.65%) Bluemix
11 7 (1.65%) IBM Cloud
11 7 (1.65%) Route 53
12 6 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (1.41%) IaaS
12 6 (1.41%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.00%) DNS
2 38 (8.94%) VPN
3 29 (6.82%) OpenVPN
4 27 (6.35%) OpenLDAP
4 27 (6.35%) SSH
4 27 (6.35%) SSL
5 26 (6.12%) LDAP
5 26 (6.12%) Reverse Proxy
6 24 (5.65%) Firewall
7 21 (4.94%) TCP/IP
8 18 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (4.00%) IPsec
10 14 (3.29%) HTTP
11 5 (1.18%) Internet
12 4 (0.94%) NX-OS
13 3 (0.71%) AMQP
13 3 (0.71%) SAN
13 3 (0.71%) SMTP
13 3 (0.71%) VSAN
14 2 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (11.06%) Hadoop
3 41 (9.65%) Oracle Database
4 38 (8.94%) MongoDB
5 32 (7.53%) BusinessObjects
6 31 (7.29%) SQL Server
7 26 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (5.88%) MySQL
9 23 (5.41%) Big Data
10 18 (4.24%) NoSQL
11 14 (3.29%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.65%) Parquet
14 5 (1.18%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.18%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.18%) Redis
15 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.94%) DB2
15 4 (0.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 338 (79.53%) Jenkins
2 261 (61.41%) Git (software)
3 215 (50.59%) JIRA
4 136 (32.00%) Maven
5 85 (20.00%) Selenium
6 75 (17.65%) SonarQube
7 54 (12.71%) JUnit
8 53 (12.47%) Ant
9 47 (11.06%) Vagrant
10 46 (10.82%) Gradle
11 38 (8.94%) GitLab
11 38 (8.94%) TeamCity
12 37 (8.71%) Liquibase
13 36 (8.47%) Subversion
14 35 (8.24%) Bitbucket
15 28 (6.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 28 (6.59%) gulp
16 27 (6.35%) JIRA Agile
17 23 (5.41%) Artifactory
17 23 (5.41%) ClearCase
General
1 64 (15.06%) Finance
2 52 (12.24%) Banking
3 6 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.18%) Marketing
4 5 (1.18%) Publishing
4 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.94%) Electronics
5 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.94%) Retail
6 3 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Billing
7 1 (0.24%) Games
7 1 (0.24%) Law
7 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 165 (38.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (15.76%) Developer
3 38 (8.94%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (7.76%) AWS DevOps
4 33 (7.76%) Consultant
5 28 (6.59%) DevOps Specialist
6 26 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 23 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 20 (4.71%) Architect
9 16 (3.76%) Administrator
9 16 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 16 (3.76%) Senior Developer
9 16 (3.76%) Senior DevOps
10 15 (3.53%) Applications Developer
10 15 (3.53%) Azure DevOps
10 15 (3.53%) Azure Engineer
10 15 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (3.29%) DevOps Consultant
11 14 (3.29%) Lead DevOps
11 14 (3.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (16.94%) Software Packaging
2 52 (12.24%) Elastic Stack
3 41 (9.65%) Node.js
4 36 (8.47%) MCollective
5 27 (6.35%) Web Services
6 26 (6.12%) Spring
7 25 (5.88%) HTML
7 25 (5.88%) RESTful
8 24 (5.65%) CSS
9 22 (5.18%) REST
9 22 (5.18%) XML
10 21 (4.94%) CSS3
10 21 (4.94%) HTML5
10 21 (4.94%) JSON
11 18 (4.24%) Middleware
12 17 (4.00%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.53%) .NET
13 15 (3.53%) Chai
13 15 (3.53%) WebSockets
14 13 (3.06%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.59%) iPad
3 12 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.59%) PKI
5 9 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.65%) Clustering
6 7 (1.65%) Fintech
6 7 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.18%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (0.94%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.71%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.71%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.47%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 210 (49.41%) Linux
2 111 (26.12%) Unix
3 74 (17.41%) Windows
4 72 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (9.65%) Windows Server
6 35 (8.24%) CentOS
7 18 (4.24%) AIX
8 17 (4.00%) VyOS
9 13 (3.06%) RancherOS
9 13 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (2.59%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.41%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.71%) Android
14 3 (0.71%) zOS
15 2 (0.47%) Solaris
15 2 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (63.53%) DevOps
2 215 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (46.35%) Continuous Integration
4 138 (32.47%) Configuration Management
5 108 (25.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 87 (20.47%) Scrum
7 68 (16.00%) Open Source
8 43 (10.12%) Service Management
9 37 (8.71%) Workflow
10 33 (7.76%) E-Commerce
11 32 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (6.59%) Change Control
13 26 (6.12%) Coaching
14 25 (5.88%) Kanban
14 25 (5.88%) TDD
15 24 (5.65%) Migration
16 22 (5.18%) Identity Management
17 20 (4.71%) Dependency Management
17 20 (4.71%) Load Balancing
18 16 (3.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 131 (30.82%) Java
2 75 (17.65%) Python
3 54 (12.71%) Perl
4 50 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 48 (11.29%) SQL
6 43 (10.12%) PowerShell
7 41 (9.65%) Ruby
8 39 (9.18%) JavaScript
9 31 (7.29%) Shell Script
10 23 (5.41%) Groovy
11 14 (3.29%) Scala
12 11 (2.59%) C#
13 7 (1.65%) Clojure
13 7 (1.65%) ES6
14 6 (1.41%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.94%) C++
15 4 (0.94%) PHP
16 3 (0.71%) Go
16 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 81 (19.06%) Security Cleared
2 74 (17.41%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.65%) Degree
4 7 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.71%) APMG
8 2 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.76%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) FATCA
2 2 (0.47%) GCP
3 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 97 (22.82%) Docker
2 45 (10.59%) Active Directory
3 43 (10.12%) vCloud
4 27 (6.35%) Postfix
4 27 (6.35%) Squid
5 21 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.12%) VirtualBox
7 9 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (1.65%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.65%) PowerHA
9 6 (1.41%) LXC
10 4 (0.94%) HDFS
11 2 (0.47%) Ceph
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 189 (44.47%) Ansible
2 176 (41.41%) Puppet
3 64 (15.06%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (10.59%) ZABBIX
5 41 (9.65%) Terraform
6 37 (8.71%) logstash
7 35 (8.24%) Kibana
8 33 (7.76%) Dollar Universe
8 33 (7.76%) Kubernetes
9 27 (6.35%) Docker Swarm
9 27 (6.35%) Rancher
10 23 (5.41%) Packer
11 22 (5.18%) Nagios
12 16 (3.76%) HAProxy
12 16 (3.76%) Zenoss
13 15 (3.53%) Consul
14 14 (3.29%) Rundeck
15 13 (3.06%) Salt
16 10 (2.35%) FortiGate
16 10 (2.35%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 127 (29.88%) Oracle
2 105 (24.71%) Atlassian
3 61 (14.35%) VMware
4 60 (14.12%) Sonatype
5 58 (13.65%) Red Hat
6 33 (7.76%) Splunk
6 33 (7.76%) TIBCO
7 24 (5.65%) IBM
8 18 (4.24%) AppDynamics
8 18 (4.24%) Cisco
8 18 (4.24%) HP
8 18 (4.24%) Microsoft
9 17 (4.00%) Vyatta
10 12 (2.82%) Juniper
11 10 (2.35%) AlienVault
11 10 (2.35%) Palo Alto
11 10 (2.35%) Veracode
12 9 (2.12%) New Relic
12 9 (2.12%) Sybase
13 8 (1.88%) ATG
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ClearHub
Rate: From £400 to £700 per day Based on Accreditation and Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Rate: From £80,000 to £101,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefit
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