Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SonarQube skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SonarQube over the 6 months to 21 February 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.

SonarSource SonarQube
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 99 87
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12 -
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 27 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.68% 0.072% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.68% 0.40% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Birmingham median daily rate £444 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +7.46% -
10th Percentile £407 £425 £381
90th Percentile £508 £475 £442
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £450 £419
% change year-on-year -2.78% +7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

SonarQube is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 279 247 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.34% 17.78% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 151 74
Birmingham median daily rate £401 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +15.94% -1.43%
10th Percentile £273 £275 £227
90th Percentile £583 £525 £479
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £20.78 £37.50 £24.35
90th Percentile £42.50 £42.50 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £30.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.67% +34.97% -32.84%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SonarQube as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in Birmingham

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SonarQube in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SonarQube in Birmingham

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SonarQube in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SonarQube 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 26 (96.30%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (96.30%) Git (software)
2 26 (96.30%) JUnit
2 26 (96.30%) Scrum
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) Maven
3 22 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (77.78%) VMware
4 21 (77.78%) J2EE
4 21 (77.78%) Web Services
5 20 (74.07%) SOAP
5 20 (74.07%) TDD
5 20 (74.07%) RESTful
5 20 (74.07%) DbUnit
5 20 (74.07%) Mockito
5 20 (74.07%) Kanban
5 20 (74.07%) jMock
5 20 (74.07%) BDD
5 20 (74.07%) PowerMock
6 19 (70.37%) Apache Camel
7 17 (62.96%) Spring
8 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
8 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (59.26%) vSphere
8 16 (59.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
10 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 9 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Confluence
3 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Liferay
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 22 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon S3
3 5 (18.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
1 5 (18.52%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (18.52%) OpenVPN
1 5 (18.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (11.11%) JasperReports
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 26 (96.30%) Git (software)
2 26 (96.30%) JUnit
2 26 (96.30%) Maven
3 20 (74.07%) DbUnit
3 20 (74.07%) jMock
3 20 (74.07%) Mockito
4 7 (25.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (22.22%) JIRA
6 5 (18.52%) Ant
6 5 (18.52%) Bitbucket
6 5 (18.52%) Liquibase
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
1 19 (70.37%) Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (11.11%) BPM Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) J2EE
1 21 (77.78%) Web Services
2 20 (74.07%) PowerMock
2 20 (74.07%) RESTful
2 20 (74.07%) SOAP
3 19 (70.37%) Apache Camel
4 17 (62.96%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) Spring Boot
6 9 (33.33%) REST
7 6 (22.22%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (18.52%) MCollective
9 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
9 4 (14.81%) Java EE
10 3 (11.11%) EJB
10 3 (11.11%) JDBC
10 3 (11.11%) JMS
10 3 (11.11%) JSP
10 3 (11.11%) Servlets
10 3 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) CentOS
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (96.30%) Continuous Integration
1 26 (96.30%) Scrum
2 20 (74.07%) BDD
2 20 (74.07%) Kanban
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
5 6 (22.22%) DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) Coaching
6 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
6 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Microservices
8 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
2 5 (18.52%) Groovy
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (59.26%) vSphere
2 6 (22.22%) Docker
3 5 (18.52%) Postfix
3 5 (18.52%) Squid
3 5 (18.52%) vCloud
3 5 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (18.52%) Kibana
2 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
2 5 (18.52%) logstash
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Rancher
2 5 (18.52%) Rsyslog
2 5 (18.52%) Sysdig
2 5 (18.52%) Terraform
2 5 (18.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Sonatype
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.70%) SAP