Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 4 April 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 373 390 418
Rank change year-on-year +17 +28 +75
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 93 229 239
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 2.45% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 155 153
Median daily rate £550 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £430 £450 £431
90th Percentile £675 £650 £700
England median daily rate £513 £525 £544
% change year-on-year -2.38% -3.45% +14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £61.25

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,970 9,358 9,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.74% 22.00% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,462 6,828 7,180
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £370 £358
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 51 23
Median hourly rate £48.50 £36.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.72% -22.58% +4.49%
10th Percentile £35.00 £23.25 £31.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £165.00
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.33% -4.44% +9.76%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SonarQube as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in London

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SonarQube in London.

Daily rate trend for SonarQube in London

SonarQube
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SonarQube in London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SonarQube in London

SonarQube
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the London region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
South London -5 26 £563 +7.14% 3
Central London +65 12 £525 -4.55% 10
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 78 (83.87%) Jenkins
2 53 (56.99%) Java
3 52 (55.91%) AWS
4 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (53.76%) Git (software)
6 47 (50.54%) Docker
6 47 (50.54%) DevOps
7 45 (48.39%) Microservices
7 45 (48.39%) Security Cleared
8 38 (40.86%) SC Cleared
9 35 (37.63%) Spring
10 33 (35.48%) Maven
11 30 (32.26%) Scrum
11 30 (32.26%) Ansible
11 30 (32.26%) Terraform
12 29 (31.18%) Open Source
13 26 (27.96%) JIRA
13 26 (27.96%) SQL
14 25 (26.88%) SOAP
14 25 (26.88%) BDD
15 24 (25.81%) Kubernetes
15 24 (25.81%) Amazon EC2
15 24 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (25.81%) TDD
16 23 (24.73%) JUnit
16 23 (24.73%) Confluence
17 22 (23.66%) Test Automation
17 22 (23.66%) Spring Boot
18 20 (21.51%) REST
19 19 (20.43%) Linux

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (24.73%) Confluence
2 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.15%) Mule
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 52 (55.91%) AWS
2 24 (25.81%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (18.28%) GitHub
4 16 (17.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (11.83%) Azure
6 9 (9.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (9.68%) OpenShift
7 7 (7.53%) AWS CodePipeline
8 6 (6.45%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (5.38%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (5.38%) Azure Stack
9 5 (5.38%) Serverless
10 4 (4.30%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (4.30%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (4.30%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 4 (4.30%) Amazon S3
10 4 (4.30%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (4.30%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (4.30%) GCP
10 4 (4.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) SSH
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) VPN
2 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (13.98%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.45%) Big Data
4 4 (4.30%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.23%) KDB
6 1 (1.08%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (83.87%) Jenkins
2 50 (53.76%) Git (software)
3 33 (35.48%) Maven
4 26 (27.96%) JIRA
5 23 (24.73%) JUnit
6 16 (17.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (16.13%) Mockito
8 14 (15.05%) DbUnit
8 14 (15.05%) GitLab
8 14 (15.05%) jMock
9 12 (12.90%) Bitbucket
9 12 (12.90%) Gradle
10 11 (11.83%) gulp
10 11 (11.83%) Subversion
11 10 (10.75%) SoapUI
12 8 (8.60%) Artifactory
12 8 (8.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (8.60%) Postman
13 7 (7.53%) Selenium
13 7 (7.53%) Xcode
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Banking
3 9 (9.68%) Public Sector
4 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.30%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Front Office
6 3 (3.23%) Police
7 2 (2.15%) Retail
8 1 (1.08%) Advertising
8 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.08%) Games
8 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Developer
2 31 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 25 (26.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (11.83%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (7.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Backend Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Java Mobile Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Java Applications Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Angular Developer
9 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.63%) Spring
2 25 (26.88%) SOAP
3 22 (23.66%) Spring Boot
4 20 (21.51%) REST
5 18 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 17 (18.28%) Web Services
7 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
7 16 (17.20%) RESTful
8 15 (16.13%) J2EE
9 14 (15.05%) HTML
9 14 (15.05%) JPA
9 14 (15.05%) PowerMock
10 12 (12.90%) Node.js
11 11 (11.83%) CSS
12 10 (10.75%) GraphQL
12 10 (10.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (9.68%) Apache Camel
13 9 (9.68%) JSON
13 9 (9.68%) React
14 8 (8.60%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.45%) W3C
4 5 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.30%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (4.30%) User Experience
6 2 (2.15%) NHS
6 2 (2.15%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.08%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) CentOS
2 6 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Ubuntu
2 6 (6.45%) Unix
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.23%) Debian
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.15%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (50.54%) DevOps
3 45 (48.39%) Microservices
4 30 (32.26%) Scrum
5 29 (31.18%) Open Source
6 25 (26.88%) BDD
7 24 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (25.81%) TDD
8 22 (23.66%) Test Automation
9 17 (18.28%) Kanban
10 15 (16.13%) Configuration Management
11 13 (13.98%) API Testing
11 13 (13.98%) Infrastructure as Code
11 13 (13.98%) Unit Testing
12 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.75%) Functional Testing
14 9 (9.68%) Integration Testing
14 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (9.68%) Validation
15 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.99%) Java
2 26 (27.96%) SQL
3 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.13%) Java 8
5 9 (9.68%) Groovy
6 8 (8.60%) Python
7 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.30%) Java 9
9 3 (3.23%) C++
10 2 (2.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.08%) C#
11 1 (1.08%) ES6
11 1 (1.08%) Ruby
11 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 38 (40.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.30%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) WCAG
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (50.54%) Docker
2 9 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.53%) vSphere
4 6 (6.45%) Postfix
4 6 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (32.26%) Ansible
1 30 (32.26%) Terraform
2 24 (25.81%) Kubernetes
3 10 (10.75%) Puppet
4 9 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.38%) Consul
6 4 (4.30%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (3.23%) Rancher
8 2 (2.15%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (2.15%) Packer
8 2 (2.15%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.08%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.08%) Mesos
9 1 (1.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Splunk
1 10 (10.75%) VMware
2 5 (5.38%) Sparx
3 4 (4.30%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.30%) Google
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) Dell
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Talend
4 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.15%) webMethods
4 2 (2.15%) WSO2
5 1 (1.08%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.08%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.08%) Perforce
5 1 (1.08%) Ping Identity