Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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.

SonarSource SonarQube
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 89 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +93
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 27 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.02% 0.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.39% 2.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 0
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £358 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.86% - -
North West median daily rate £530 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +32.50% - +6.52%
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 237 247 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.74% 17.98% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 186 189
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £289 £275 £283
90th Percentile £545 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £31.00 £38.50 £25.63
90th Percentile £33.00 £39.50 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +12.32%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube in Cheshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 11 December 2017. 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
Knutsford - 17 £375 -
Warrington - 7 £535 -
Macclesfield - 1 £525 -
SonarQube
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SonarQube also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 22 (81.48%) Git (software)
2 19 (70.37%) Test Automation
2 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
3 15 (55.56%) Perforce
3 15 (55.56%) TDD
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) JIRA
5 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
5 13 (48.15%) DevOps
6 12 (44.44%) Scrum
6 12 (44.44%) HTTP
6 12 (44.44%) Java
6 12 (44.44%) Gradle
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Maven
7 10 (37.04%) Docker
8 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 9 (33.33%) Microservices
8 9 (33.33%) Spring
8 9 (33.33%) JSON
9 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (29.63%) Ajax
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 8 (29.63%) Python
9 8 (29.63%) gulp
9 8 (29.63%) Performance Optimisation
9 8 (29.63%) npm
9 8 (29.63%) Node.js

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 8 (29.63%) Confluence
2 7 (25.93%) nginx
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) npm
2 7 (25.93%) Slack
3 3 (11.11%) OpenShift
4 2 (7.41%) GitHub
5 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) HTTP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
3 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) Git (software)
2 19 (70.37%) Jenkins
3 14 (51.85%) JIRA
4 12 (44.44%) Gradle
5 10 (37.04%) Maven
6 8 (29.63%) Grunt
6 8 (29.63%) gulp
7 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
7 7 (25.93%) IntelliJ
7 7 (25.93%) JProfiler
8 5 (18.52%) JUnit
9 3 (11.11%) Ant
9 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
9 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
11 1 (3.70%) Bower
11 1 (3.70%) Broccoli
11 1 (3.70%) JSHint
11 1 (3.70%) Mocha
11 1 (3.70%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) UI Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (25.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) JSON
2 9 (33.33%) Spring
3 8 (29.63%) Ajax
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) CSS3
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) Node.js
4 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
4 7 (25.93%) JPA
4 7 (25.93%) REST
4 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (22.22%) React
5 6 (22.22%) Redux
5 6 (22.22%) Sass
5 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (18.52%) Java EE
6 5 (18.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Test Automation
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) DevOps
4 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) Microservices
7 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (29.63%) Performance Optimisation
7 8 (29.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (25.93%) BDD
8 7 (25.93%) Coaching
8 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
8 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.93%) Static Code Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) Kanban
9 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) ES6
4 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Docker
2 6 (22.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (22.22%) Rancher
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Perforce
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.70%) Capita