Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 14 December 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 65 91
Rank change year-on-year -22 +26 -
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 7 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 1.97% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 10.61% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 4
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £475 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +32.87% -
North West median daily rate £475 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -9.52% +31.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 238 245 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.16% 18.52% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 183 172
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £331 £288 £271
90th Percentile £548 £542 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -17.95% +4.00%
10th Percentile £42.50 £31.00 £38.50
90th Percentile £60.70 £33.00 £39.50
North West median hourly rate £39.25 £41.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.27% +4.69% +6.67%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in Cheshire

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SonarQube in Cheshire

SonarQube
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Crewe - 3 £425 -
Knutsford -18 1 £400 +6.67%
SonarQube
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) GitLab
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (85.71%) Web Operations
2 6 (85.71%) Case Management
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (85.71%) OWASP
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) hapi
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Gradle
5 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) iPlanet
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) GitLab
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) hapi
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Case Management
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) OWASP
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Web Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle