Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 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.

SonarSource SonarQube
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 400 414 539
Rank change year-on-year +14 +125 -35
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 191 227 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 2.30% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 125 27
London median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.18%
10th Percentile £425 £409 £385
90th Percentile £650 £760 £611
England median daily rate £500 £514 £500
% change year-on-year -2.68% +2.75% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £66.50 -

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 8,141 9,872 7,785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.90% 21.37% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,780 7,374 5,719
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £480 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +1.05% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 31 35
London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £23.25 £17.00 £21.14
90th Percentile £56.30 £165.00 £56.25
England median hourly rate £44.46 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.61% - -

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in London

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SonarQube in London

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor 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 18 July 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
South London -10 43 £525 -4.55% 4
Central London +2 17 £550 -4.35% 10
East London +9 2 £500 -20.63%
North London - 1 - -
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 150 (78.53%) Jenkins
2 133 (69.63%) Git (software)
3 116 (60.73%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (58.12%) Java
5 90 (47.12%) DevOps
6 87 (45.55%) Amazon AWS
7 77 (40.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 75 (39.27%) Maven
9 73 (38.22%) TDD
10 72 (37.70%) Scrum
11 65 (34.03%) J2EE
11 65 (34.03%) Spring
11 65 (34.03%) Docker
12 63 (32.98%) JIRA
13 60 (31.41%) BDD
14 59 (30.89%) Kanban
14 59 (30.89%) Kubernetes
15 58 (30.37%) JUnit
16 56 (29.32%) Open Source
17 54 (28.27%) Node.js
17 54 (28.27%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (27.75%) GitHub
19 51 (26.70%) Microservices
19 51 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
19 51 (26.70%) RESTful
20 49 (25.65%) REST
21 47 (24.61%) Web Services
22 46 (24.08%) Spring Boot
23 44 (23.04%) React
24 42 (21.99%) SOAP

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 17 (8.90%) Confluence
2 14 (7.33%) Magnolia
3 13 (6.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (3.66%) Mule
6 6 (3.14%) Apache
6 6 (3.14%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.14%) JBoss
7 4 (2.09%) Drupal
7 4 (2.09%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.57%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) GIMP
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 87 (45.55%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (27.75%) GitHub
3 51 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (17.28%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (9.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (5.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (4.19%) npm
8 6 (3.14%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (2.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (2.09%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (2.09%) IaaS
10 4 (2.09%) PaaS
10 4 (2.09%) Sauce Labs
10 4 (2.09%) Slack
11 3 (1.57%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.57%) Power Platform
12 2 (1.05%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (1.05%) Serverless
12 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.71%) VPN
2 7 (3.66%) Firewall
3 3 (1.57%) Internet
4 2 (1.05%) DNS
4 2 (1.05%) IPsec
4 2 (1.05%) IPv4
4 2 (1.05%) Network Security
4 2 (1.05%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.52%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.71%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.85%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.28%) MySQL
5 7 (3.66%) Big Data
5 7 (3.66%) Redis
5 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (2.62%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.09%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (2.09%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.57%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.57%) Power BI
9 2 (1.05%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.52%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 150 (78.53%) Jenkins
2 133 (69.63%) Git (software)
3 77 (40.31%) Sonatype Nexus
4 75 (39.27%) Maven
5 63 (32.98%) JIRA
6 58 (30.37%) JUnit
7 42 (21.99%) Mockito
8 37 (19.37%) jMock
9 36 (18.85%) DbUnit
10 31 (16.23%) Gradle
11 26 (13.61%) Selenium
12 24 (12.57%) GitLab
13 19 (9.95%) Artifactory
14 16 (8.38%) Bitbucket
15 15 (7.85%) Babel
16 10 (5.24%) Cucumber
17 8 (4.19%) TeamCity
18 7 (3.66%) Eclipse
18 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
19 6 (3.14%) Snyk
General
1 29 (15.18%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Banking
3 15 (7.85%) Retail
4 7 (3.66%) Marketing
5 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Games
6 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (49.21%) Developer
2 46 (24.08%) Java Developer
3 34 (17.80%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (10.99%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (8.90%) MuleSoft Developer
6 11 (5.76%) Platform Engineer
7 9 (4.71%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 9 (4.71%) Lead Developer
7 9 (4.71%) Technical Leader
8 8 (4.19%) React Developer
9 7 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (3.66%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.14%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.14%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (3.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (2.62%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (2.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.62%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.03%) J2EE
1 65 (34.03%) Spring
2 54 (28.27%) Node.js
3 51 (26.70%) RESTful
4 49 (25.65%) REST
5 47 (24.61%) Web Services
6 46 (24.08%) Spring Boot
7 44 (23.04%) React
8 42 (21.99%) SOAP
9 37 (19.37%) PowerMock
10 35 (18.32%) Apache Camel
11 32 (16.75%) HTML
12 31 (16.23%) CSS
13 28 (14.66%) JMS
13 28 (14.66%) Kafka
14 26 (13.61%) AngularJS
15 25 (13.09%) JSON
16 24 (12.57%) CSS3
17 21 (10.99%) Elastic Stack
18 20 (10.47%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.99%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (9.95%) Mobile App
3 17 (8.90%) User Experience
4 8 (4.19%) PKI
5 5 (2.62%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.09%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.05%) NHS
8 2 (1.05%) Online Games
8 2 (1.05%) RIA
8 2 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.85%) Linux
2 13 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (6.81%) Windows
3 10 (5.24%) Unix
4 4 (2.09%) Kali Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Solaris
5 3 (1.57%) Android
5 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.57%) Debian
5 3 (1.57%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.57%) openSUSE
5 3 (1.57%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (60.73%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (47.12%) DevOps
3 73 (38.22%) TDD
4 72 (37.70%) Scrum
5 60 (31.41%) BDD
6 59 (30.89%) Kanban
7 56 (29.32%) Open Source
8 54 (28.27%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (26.70%) Microservices
10 37 (19.37%) E-Commerce
11 30 (15.71%) Test Automation
11 30 (15.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 28 (14.66%) SDLC
13 14 (7.33%) Deployment Automation
13 14 (7.33%) OO
14 13 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.81%) Software Engineering
15 12 (6.28%) Unit Testing
16 10 (5.24%) Mentoring
16 10 (5.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 111 (58.12%) Java
2 41 (21.47%) JavaScript
3 35 (18.32%) Python
4 33 (17.28%) SQL
5 21 (10.99%) Java 8
6 20 (10.47%) ES6
7 14 (7.33%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.81%) Bash Shell
9 11 (5.76%) Java 9
10 10 (5.24%) Go
10 10 (5.24%) Ruby
11 8 (4.19%) C#
12 7 (3.66%) C++
13 6 (3.14%) Perl
13 6 (3.14%) PHP
13 6 (3.14%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.62%) Scala
15 4 (2.09%) JPQL
15 4 (2.09%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.05%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 36 (18.85%) Security Cleared
2 30 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.14%) Degree
4 4 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.09%) PhD
5 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) COBIT
2 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.57%) NIST
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 65 (34.03%) Docker
2 31 (16.23%) vSphere
3 30 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 59 (30.89%) Kubernetes
2 36 (18.85%) Terraform
3 24 (12.57%) Ansible
4 15 (7.85%) Grafana
5 13 (6.81%) Puppet
6 12 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (5.24%) Prometheus
7 10 (5.24%) Sysdig
8 7 (3.66%) CloudHub
8 7 (3.66%) Kibana
8 7 (3.66%) Nessus
9 5 (2.62%) Rancher
10 4 (2.09%) Mesos
10 4 (2.09%) Nmap
11 3 (1.57%) Packer
12 2 (1.05%) Consul
12 2 (1.05%) Nagios
12 2 (1.05%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (16.75%) VMware
2 21 (10.99%) MuleSoft
3 14 (7.33%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.24%) Black Duck
5 9 (4.71%) Oracle
5 9 (4.71%) Splunk
6 8 (4.19%) Google
7 5 (2.62%) IBM
8 4 (2.09%) Qualys
9 3 (1.57%) Adobe
9 3 (1.57%) Perforce
9 3 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.05%) Lets Encrypt
10 2 (1.05%) New Relic
10 2 (1.05%) Ping Identity
10 2 (1.05%) RedGate
10 2 (1.05%) Sonatype
10 2 (1.05%) WSO2
11 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.52%) Veracode