Period
to 30 November 2021

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 30 November 2021 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
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 419 314 401
Rank change year-on-year -105 +87 -26
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 166 74 156
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 2.52% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 43 113
10th Percentile £473 £372 £450
25th Percentile £513 £406 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £593 £490 £525
Median % change year-on-year +20.92% -6.67% -4.55%
75th Percentile £706 £538 £625
90th Percentile £750 £615 £688
England median daily rate £550 £469 £500
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
England median hourly rate £45.50 £55.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year -17.27% +13.40% -7.62%

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 7,353 2,941 6,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.41% 18.53% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,302 2,109 4,585
10th Percentile £413 £350 £369
25th Percentile £485 £423 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +0.96%
75th Percentile £675 £600 £600
90th Percentile £745 £675 £675
England median daily rate £530 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +11.58% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 7 27
10th Percentile £37.80 £35.20 £18.32
25th Percentile £46.38 £45.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate £60.75 £51.50 £52.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.96% -0.96% +44.44%
75th Percentile £78.36 £60.75 £78.75
90th Percentile £80.50 £71.40 "
England median hourly rate £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.22% - +3.45%

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 30 November 2021.

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 30 November 2021. 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
Central London -59 15 £563 +14.80% 9
South London +1 2 £488 -3.70% 1
West London - 2 £525 - 4
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 2021, 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.

1 116 (69.88%) DevOps
2 98 (59.04%) Jenkins
3 81 (48.80%) Azure
4 79 (47.59%) Kubernetes
5 75 (45.18%) Docker
6 73 (43.98%) Sonatype Nexus
7 68 (40.96%) Ansible
8 67 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (37.35%) Microservices
10 60 (36.14%) Linux
11 58 (34.94%) AWS
12 54 (32.53%) Git (software)
12 54 (32.53%) Java
12 54 (32.53%) Terraform
13 50 (30.12%) JIRA
14 44 (26.51%) Finance
15 43 (25.90%) Test Automation
16 42 (25.30%) Maven
17 41 (24.70%) Scrum
18 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
19 37 (22.29%) Selenium
20 34 (20.48%) Social Skills
21 33 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (19.88%) Confluence
22 32 (19.28%) Unix
23 31 (18.67%) JavaScript
23 31 (18.67%) TDD
24 30 (18.07%) Splunk
24 30 (18.07%) Bitbucket
25 29 (17.47%) Cucumber

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 33 (19.88%) Confluence
2 17 (10.24%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (7.83%) IIS
4 9 (5.42%) Appian
5 6 (3.61%) nginx
5 6 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.01%) Apache
6 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.41%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Pulsar
10 1 (0.60%) CMS
10 1 (0.60%) JBoss
10 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 81 (48.80%) Azure
2 58 (34.94%) AWS
3 28 (16.87%) GitHub
3 28 (16.87%) PaaS
4 27 (16.27%) OpenShift
5 18 (10.84%) IaaS
6 16 (9.64%) NuGet
7 13 (7.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (6.63%) Amazon S3
9 10 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (6.02%) GitHub Actions
10 9 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (5.42%) Serverless
11 8 (4.82%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (4.82%) SaaS
12 7 (4.22%) GCP
13 6 (3.61%) Amazon EKS
14 5 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) Firewall
1 4 (2.41%) HTTPS
1 4 (2.41%) Network Security
2 3 (1.81%) HTTP
2 3 (1.81%) OpenVPN
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) SSL
3 2 (1.20%) VPN
3 2 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.06%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 23 (13.86%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.23%) NoSQL
5 10 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.22%) MySQL
7 6 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (3.01%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.81%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.81%) Redis
10 2 (1.20%) Big Data
10 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.20%) Tableau
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 98 (59.04%) Jenkins
2 73 (43.98%) Sonatype Nexus
3 54 (32.53%) Git (software)
4 50 (30.12%) JIRA
5 42 (25.30%) Maven
6 37 (22.29%) Selenium
7 30 (18.07%) Bitbucket
8 29 (17.47%) Cucumber
9 28 (16.87%) Artifactory
10 21 (12.65%) GitLab
11 17 (10.24%) TeamCity
12 15 (9.04%) Cypress.io
12 15 (9.04%) JUnit
13 14 (8.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (8.43%) Robot Framework
14 13 (7.83%) Gradle
15 12 (7.23%) Postman
16 11 (6.63%) JMeter
16 11 (6.63%) Mockito
17 7 (4.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (26.51%) Finance
2 34 (20.48%) Social Skills
3 29 (17.47%) Banking
4 22 (13.25%) Public Sector
5 17 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.02%) Front Office
6 10 (6.02%) Presentation Skills
7 9 (5.42%) Retail
8 6 (3.61%) Investment Banking
9 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
9 5 (3.01%) Legal
10 4 (2.41%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.81%) Back Office
11 3 (1.81%) Law
12 2 (1.20%) Marketing
12 2 (1.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.60%) Electronics
13 1 (0.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.60%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 54 (32.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (20.48%) Developer
3 20 (12.05%) Java Developer
4 14 (8.43%) Architect
5 13 (7.83%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (5.42%) Administrator
7 9 (5.42%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (4.82%) Analyst
8 8 (4.82%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (4.82%) DevSecOps Engineer
8 8 (4.82%) Lead DevOps
9 7 (4.22%) Azure DevOps
9 7 (4.22%) DevOps Architect
9 7 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (4.22%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (3.61%) Consultant
10 6 (3.61%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.01%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.66%) Spring
2 23 (13.86%) Kafka
3 20 (12.05%) Elastic Stack
4 18 (10.84%) Node.js
4 18 (10.84%) REST
5 16 (9.64%) Spring Boot
6 15 (9.04%) .NET
7 14 (8.43%) HTML
7 14 (8.43%) React
8 12 (7.23%) CSS
8 12 (7.23%) JSON
9 11 (6.63%) Web Services
10 9 (5.42%) SOAP
11 8 (4.82%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.82%) Apache CXF
11 8 (4.82%) Dropwizard
11 8 (4.82%) JAX-RS
11 8 (4.82%) Mongoose
12 7 (4.22%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Cloud Native
2 9 (5.42%) User Experience
2 9 (5.42%) Virtual Team
3 6 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.01%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.81%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.20%) DataPower
7 2 (1.20%) Legacy Code
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Blog
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) iPad
8 1 (0.60%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (36.14%) Linux
2 32 (19.28%) Unix
3 12 (7.23%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) CentOS
5 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Android
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (69.88%) DevOps
2 67 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (37.35%) Microservices
4 43 (25.90%) Test Automation
5 41 (24.70%) Scrum
6 33 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (18.67%) TDD
8 26 (15.66%) SDLC
9 25 (15.06%) Infrastructure as Code
10 21 (12.65%) Configuration Management
11 19 (11.45%) DevSecOps
11 19 (11.45%) Kanban
11 19 (11.45%) Software Engineering
12 18 (10.84%) Release Management
13 17 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (9.04%) Deployment Automation
14 15 (9.04%) Performance Testing
15 14 (8.43%) Analytics
16 13 (7.83%) BDD
16 13 (7.83%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.53%) Java
2 31 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 29 (17.47%) Python
4 23 (13.86%) C#
4 23 (13.86%) PowerShell
5 19 (11.45%) SQL
6 14 (8.43%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.02%) Groovy
8 9 (5.42%) PHP
8 9 (5.42%) VB
9 8 (4.82%) Java 11
10 7 (4.22%) Java 8
11 5 (3.01%) Go
11 5 (3.01%) Ruby
11 5 (3.01%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.41%) Scala
13 3 (1.81%) C++
14 2 (1.20%) C
14 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) SC Cleared
1 24 (14.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.01%) Degree
3 3 (1.81%) CISSP
4 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CCSP
5 1 (0.60%) CEH
5 1 (0.60%) CISA
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CISM
5 1 (0.60%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.60%) GIAC
5 1 (0.60%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
2 8 (4.82%) GDPR
3 2 (1.20%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.20%) NIST
3 2 (1.20%) SOC 2
4 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (45.18%) Docker
2 16 (9.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) Postfix
4 1 (0.60%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 79 (47.59%) Kubernetes
2 68 (40.96%) Ansible
3 54 (32.53%) Terraform
4 29 (17.47%) Kibana
5 24 (14.46%) Grafana
6 23 (13.86%) Prometheus
7 16 (9.64%) Puppet
8 10 (6.02%) Argo
8 10 (6.02%) Netcool
9 8 (4.82%) Istio
9 8 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (2.41%) logstash
11 3 (1.81%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (1.81%) Nagios
11 3 (1.81%) Sysdig
11 3 (1.81%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.20%) CASB
12 2 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.20%) Rancher
13 1 (0.60%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.07%) Splunk
3 23 (13.86%) Atlassian
4 19 (11.45%) Red Hat
5 16 (9.64%) Oracle
6 15 (9.04%) Synopsys
7 10 (6.02%) AppDynamics
8 9 (5.42%) MuleSoft
9 6 (3.61%) IBM
9 6 (3.61%) Veracode
10 5 (3.01%) Dynatrace
11 4 (2.41%) Google
11 4 (2.41%) New Relic
11 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.81%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.81%) SAP
13 2 (1.20%) Cisco
13 2 (1.20%) F5
13 2 (1.20%) Hortonworks
13 2 (1.20%) Sonatype