Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 355 390 475
Rank change year-on-year +35 +85 +117
Contract jobs citing Sonatype Nexus 614 603 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 3.03% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 362 252
UK median daily rate £550 £530 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £400 £400 £370
90th Percentile £700 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
UK median hourly rate £39.59 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.77% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 -

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 18,059 19,910 15,923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.81% 19.76% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,905 13,648 10,805
UK median daily rate £475 £466 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% +9.65% -
10th Percentile £335 £315 £300
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 232 325
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.76% - -
10th Percentile £23.48 £26.50 £25.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £64.88 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +0.06%

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 26 June 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sonatype Nexus over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 2019. 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 +33 595 £550 +3.77% 12
London +50 306 £576 +4.64% 5
UK excluding London +4 293 £525 - 7
North of England +29 107 £500 +16.96% 4
Yorkshire +44 68 £500 +19.05%
South East -11 68 £500 -8.51% 1
South West +3 64 £525 -4.55% 2
North West +18 33 £467 +3.28% 1
East of England +12 26 £625 +53.85%
Midlands -9 22 £458 -13.68%
East Midlands +31 12 £400 -12.81%
West Midlands -29 10 £556 +4.91%
North East +15 6 £575 +9.52% 3
Scotland -16 4 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 549 (89.41%) Jenkins
2 465 (75.73%) Git (software)
3 383 (62.38%) DevOps
4 331 (53.91%) Amazon AWS
5 269 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
6 252 (41.04%) Linux
6 252 (41.04%) JIRA
7 247 (40.23%) Java
8 243 (39.58%) Ansible
9 220 (35.83%) Docker
10 191 (31.11%) Maven
11 174 (28.34%) Python
12 171 (27.85%) Kubernetes
13 170 (27.69%) Opscode Chef
14 169 (27.52%) SonarQube
15 156 (25.41%) Splunk
16 140 (22.80%) Puppet
17 137 (22.31%) JavaScript
18 135 (21.99%) GitHub
19 130 (21.17%) Finance
20 127 (20.68%) Node.js
21 125 (20.36%) Microservices
22 122 (19.87%) Scrum
23 120 (19.54%) Microsoft Azure
24 119 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
25 117 (19.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 115 (18.73%) Red Hat
27 113 (18.40%) Confluence
28 105 (17.10%) Test Automation
29 104 (16.94%) Spring

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
1 113 (18.40%) Confluence
2 40 (6.51%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (4.89%) Tomcat
4 26 (4.23%) Apache Spark
5 24 (3.91%) Cloud Foundry
6 23 (3.75%) Mule
7 21 (3.42%) JBoss
8 19 (3.09%) Apache
9 15 (2.44%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.95%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (1.47%) Magnolia
11 9 (1.47%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.14%) CMS
12 7 (1.14%) Documentum
12 7 (1.14%) IIS
12 7 (1.14%) Jupyter
13 6 (0.98%) nginx
14 5 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 331 (53.91%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (21.99%) GitHub
3 120 (19.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 66 (10.75%) Datadog
5 64 (10.42%) Slack
6 56 (9.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 51 (8.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 50 (8.14%) Amazon EKS
9 39 (6.35%) Amazon ELB
9 39 (6.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 37 (6.03%) Amazon S3
11 28 (4.56%) PaaS
12 27 (4.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 26 (4.23%) OpenShift
14 23 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
14 23 (3.75%) Amazon SQS
14 23 (3.75%) Serverless
15 20 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
16 18 (2.93%) Amazon EMR
16 18 (2.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.31%) Cisco Nexus
2 28 (4.56%) Firewall
3 25 (4.07%) OpenVPN
4 22 (3.58%) BGP
5 21 (3.42%) VPN
6 19 (3.09%) OSPF
7 16 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (2.61%) Multicast
8 15 (2.44%) DSL
9 13 (2.12%) WAN
10 12 (1.95%) DNS
11 11 (1.79%) Internet
12 10 (1.63%) TCP/IP
12 10 (1.63%) VXLAN
13 9 (1.47%) NetScaler
14 8 (1.30%) VoIP
15 7 (1.14%) Network Security
16 6 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (0.98%) DMVPN
16 6 (0.98%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.45%) Big Data
2 55 (8.96%) MySQL
3 52 (8.47%) Amazon RDS
4 48 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 38 (6.19%) Hadoop
7 32 (5.21%) MongoDB
8 29 (4.72%) Relational Database
9 27 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
10 25 (4.07%) Oracle Database
10 25 (4.07%) SQL Server
11 21 (3.42%) Amazon Aurora
12 19 (3.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 19 (3.09%) HBase
13 17 (2.77%) Apache Hive
13 17 (2.77%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (1.14%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 549 (89.41%) Jenkins
2 465 (75.73%) Git (software)
3 252 (41.04%) JIRA
4 191 (31.11%) Maven
5 169 (27.52%) SonarQube
6 89 (14.50%) Artifactory
7 76 (12.38%) GitLab
8 71 (11.56%) JUnit
9 59 (9.61%) Gradle
10 53 (8.63%) Selenium
11 48 (7.82%) Subversion
12 40 (6.51%) Bitbucket
12 40 (6.51%) Cucumber
13 33 (5.37%) TeamCity
14 26 (4.23%) CircleCI
15 23 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (3.75%) gulp
15 23 (3.75%) IntelliJ
16 20 (3.26%) Xcode
17 18 (2.93%) JMeter
General
1 130 (21.17%) Finance
2 60 (9.77%) Banking
3 35 (5.70%) Retail
4 15 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.30%) Marketing
6 6 (0.98%) Front Office
6 6 (0.98%) Games
7 5 (0.81%) Legal
7 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.49%) Billing
9 3 (0.49%) Electronics
9 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 196 (31.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 170 (27.69%) Developer
3 53 (8.63%) Senior DevOps
4 49 (7.98%) AWS DevOps
5 48 (7.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 40 (6.51%) AWS Engineer
6 40 (6.51%) Java Developer
7 36 (5.86%) Architect
7 36 (5.86%) Network Engineer
8 34 (5.54%) Cloud Engineer
9 33 (5.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 23 (3.75%) Data Engineer
10 23 (3.75%) MuleSoft Developer
11 21 (3.42%) iOS Developer
12 20 (3.26%) Consultant
13 19 (3.09%) Lead Developer
13 19 (3.09%) Senior Developer
13 19 (3.09%) Tester
14 17 (2.77%) Automation Tester
14 17 (2.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (20.68%) Node.js
2 104 (16.94%) Spring
3 89 (14.50%) Spring Boot
4 85 (13.84%) JSON
5 84 (13.68%) Web Services
6 82 (13.36%) Kafka
7 68 (11.07%) HTML
8 64 (10.42%) REST
9 62 (10.10%) CSS
10 60 (9.77%) React
11 46 (7.49%) AngularJS
12 35 (5.70%) .NET
12 35 (5.70%) HTML5
13 33 (5.37%) JAX-RS
14 31 (5.05%) J2EE
15 30 (4.89%) JMS
16 29 (4.72%) Apache CXF
16 29 (4.72%) Dropwizard
16 29 (4.72%) Elastic Stack
16 29 (4.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.47%) User Experience
2 45 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 40 (6.51%) Data Centre
4 32 (5.21%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (4.72%) Cloud Native
6 15 (2.44%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.12%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.12%) NHS
8 12 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.79%) EMC VNX
9 11 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 7 (1.14%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.98%) Equities
14 6 (0.98%) Life Science
15 5 (0.81%) Grid Computing
15 5 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 252 (41.04%) Linux
2 117 (19.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (9.28%) Windows
4 35 (5.70%) Unix
5 34 (5.54%) Apple iOS
6 26 (4.23%) CoreOS
7 25 (4.07%) CentOS
8 20 (3.26%) Android
9 16 (2.61%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.14%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.33%) Debian
13 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.16%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (62.38%) DevOps
2 269 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (20.36%) Microservices
4 122 (19.87%) Scrum
5 119 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (17.10%) Test Automation
7 87 (14.17%) Kanban
8 78 (12.70%) Configuration Management
9 73 (11.89%) TDD
10 67 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 63 (10.26%) Open Source
12 52 (8.47%) Migration
12 52 (8.47%) Workflow
13 51 (8.31%) Security Operations
14 49 (7.98%) BDD
15 45 (7.33%) Infrastructure Automation
15 45 (7.33%) ITIL
16 40 (6.51%) SDLC
17 39 (6.35%) Analytics
17 39 (6.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 247 (40.23%) Java
2 174 (28.34%) Python
3 137 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 71 (11.56%) Bash Shell
5 66 (10.75%) Java 8
5 66 (10.75%) SQL
6 46 (7.49%) Groovy
7 32 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 31 (5.05%) Ruby
9 30 (4.89%) Perl
10 25 (4.07%) Apple Swift
10 25 (4.07%) Go
10 25 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.58%) Rust
12 19 (3.09%) Scala
13 17 (2.77%) PHP
14 14 (2.28%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.95%) C#
15 12 (1.95%) ES6
16 10 (1.63%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (14.66%) Security Cleared
2 80 (13.03%) SC Cleared
3 75 (12.21%) RHCE
4 40 (6.51%) AWS Certification
5 36 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (4.07%) CCNP
7 10 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (1.30%) Degree
9 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.81%) CCIE
10 5 (0.81%) CCNA
10 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.65%) MCSA
12 3 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.33%) MCITP
13 2 (0.33%) MCSE
13 2 (0.33%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 29 (4.72%) NIST
2 29 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 27 (4.40%) QA
4 3 (0.49%) IFRS
5 1 (0.16%) GDPR
5 1 (0.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 220 (35.83%) Docker
2 24 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.93%) vSphere
4 16 (2.61%) Active Directory
5 14 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.79%) Squid
7 10 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.30%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.30%) Varnish
9 7 (1.14%) VMware NSX
10 6 (0.98%) KVM
11 5 (0.81%) HDFS
11 5 (0.81%) Postfix
12 3 (0.49%) OpenAM
12 3 (0.49%) OpenDJ
12 3 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 243 (39.58%) Ansible
2 171 (27.85%) Kubernetes
3 170 (27.69%) Opscode Chef
4 140 (22.80%) Puppet
5 96 (15.64%) Terraform
6 40 (6.51%) Grafana
7 34 (5.54%) Prometheus
8 29 (4.72%) SELinux
9 25 (4.07%) FreeIPA
10 23 (3.75%) Docker Swarm
11 20 (3.26%) ZABBIX
12 19 (3.09%) Kibana
13 15 (2.44%) Nagios
14 13 (2.12%) logstash
14 13 (2.12%) Salt
15 11 (1.79%) vCenter Server
16 9 (1.47%) CloudHub
17 7 (1.14%) yum
18 6 (0.98%) Packer
18 6 (0.98%) Suricata
Vendors
1 156 (25.41%) Splunk
2 115 (18.73%) Red Hat
3 71 (11.56%) Oracle
4 55 (8.96%) Qualys
5 54 (8.79%) Microsoft
6 51 (8.31%) Cisco
7 40 (6.51%) Black Duck
8 38 (6.19%) AppDynamics
9 35 (5.70%) MuleSoft
10 32 (5.21%) Atlassian
11 28 (4.56%) Google
12 27 (4.40%) Veracode
12 27 (4.40%) VMware
13 19 (3.09%) F5
13 19 (3.09%) Palo Alto
14 15 (2.44%) CheckPoint
15 14 (2.28%) Cloudera
15 14 (2.28%) EMC
16 13 (2.12%) Arista
16 13 (2.12%) Sonatype