Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 348 339 403
Rank change year-on-year -9 +64 +34
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 113 84 212
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 2.02% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 61 131
10th Percentile £403 £425 £430
25th Percentile £461 £463 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £545
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +0.92% -0.91%
75th Percentile £638 £638 £613
90th Percentile £694 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -2.78%

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 4,514 4,155 8,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.91% 20.43% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,183 3,044 6,323
10th Percentile £375 £375 £369
25th Percentile £450 £443 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £625 £621 £600
90th Percentile £688 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £495
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 35
10th Percentile £37.05 £32.68 £21.65
25th Percentile £54.50 £44.75 £31.13
Median hourly rate £65.00 £50.25 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year +29.35% +34.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £68.00 £63.75 £53.13
90th Percentile £68.36 £66.72 £56.10
England median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +22 4 £538 +2.38% 8
West London - 1 £550 - 3
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 86 (76.11%) DevOps
2 62 (54.87%) Jenkins
3 57 (50.44%) Docker
4 54 (47.79%) Java
5 43 (38.05%) AWS
6 41 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (35.40%) Azure
7 40 (35.40%) Terraform
8 38 (33.63%) Node.js
8 38 (33.63%) HTML
9 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
10 35 (30.97%) Python
10 35 (30.97%) Git (software)
11 34 (30.09%) SQL
12 32 (28.32%) JIRA
12 32 (28.32%) Kubernetes
13 31 (27.43%) Microservices
13 31 (27.43%) CSS
14 28 (24.78%) AngularJS
15 27 (23.89%) Splunk
16 26 (23.01%) Ansible
16 26 (23.01%) React
17 25 (22.12%) Puppet
18 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
19 23 (20.35%) SC Cleared
19 23 (20.35%) GitLab
20 22 (19.47%) Linux
21 20 (17.70%) C#
21 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
21 20 (17.70%) Test Automation

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 19 (16.81%) Confluence
2 7 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.31%) JBoss
3 6 (5.31%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.42%) IIS
4 5 (4.42%) nginx
5 3 (2.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.77%) Apache
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) MTS
7 1 (0.88%) Mule
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Figma
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (38.05%) AWS
2 40 (35.40%) Azure
3 12 (10.62%) GitHub
3 12 (10.62%) OpenShift
4 11 (9.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (7.96%) Amazon EKS
6 8 (7.08%) IaaS
7 7 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (6.19%) PaaS
8 6 (5.31%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (5.31%) Serverless
9 5 (4.42%) Amazon S3
9 5 (4.42%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (3.54%) Bitrise
10 4 (3.54%) Firebase
11 3 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (2.65%) Boomi
11 3 (2.65%) Route 53
11 3 (2.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) HTTP
1 5 (4.42%) Network Security
2 3 (2.65%) DNS
2 3 (2.65%) DSL
2 3 (2.65%) Firewall
2 3 (2.65%) LAN
2 3 (2.65%) WAN
3 2 (1.77%) OpenVPN
3 2 (1.77%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.19%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.31%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (4.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.77%) MySQL
6 2 (1.77%) Power BI
6 2 (1.77%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.88%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 62 (54.87%) Jenkins
2 35 (30.97%) Git (software)
3 32 (28.32%) JIRA
4 23 (20.35%) GitLab
5 17 (15.04%) Selenium
6 16 (14.16%) JUnit
7 14 (12.39%) webpack
8 13 (11.50%) Bitbucket
9 12 (10.62%) Maven
10 11 (9.73%) IntelliJ
10 11 (9.73%) TeamCity
11 10 (8.85%) Cucumber
11 10 (8.85%) JMeter
11 10 (8.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (7.96%) Artifactory
13 8 (7.08%) Bitbucket Server
14 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio
15 5 (4.42%) Gradle
15 5 (4.42%) Subversion
16 3 (2.65%) Snyk
General
1 11 (9.73%) Social Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Banking
3 7 (6.19%) Finance
4 6 (5.31%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Developer
2 30 (26.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) Consultant
4 12 (10.62%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Node.js Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Architect
5 10 (8.85%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Azure DevOps
7 8 (7.08%) Azure Developer
7 8 (7.08%) DevOps Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) React Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Technical Leader
10 5 (4.42%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.42%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.54%) DevOps Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.63%) HTML
1 38 (33.63%) Node.js
2 31 (27.43%) CSS
3 28 (24.78%) AngularJS
4 26 (23.01%) React
5 18 (15.93%) jQuery
6 16 (14.16%) .NET
7 15 (13.27%) REST
8 14 (12.39%) Elastic Stack
8 14 (12.39%) Redux
8 14 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (11.50%) GraphQL
10 10 (8.85%) Web Services
11 9 (7.96%) JSON
12 8 (7.08%) Spring
12 8 (7.08%) Spring Boot
13 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
13 7 (6.19%) SOAP
14 6 (5.31%) CSS3
14 6 (5.31%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.19%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (6.19%) User Experience
3 4 (3.54%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.54%) PKI
4 2 (1.77%) CMDB
4 2 (1.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) Eurex
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 17 (15.04%) Windows
3 11 (9.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.31%) CentOS
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.65%) Unix
7 2 (1.77%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) AIX
8 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (76.11%) DevOps
2 41 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.43%) Microservices
4 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (17.70%) Test Automation
5 15 (13.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (11.50%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.73%) Continuous Deployment
7 11 (9.73%) DevSecOps
8 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.85%) Scrum
9 9 (7.96%) TDD
10 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
10 8 (7.08%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (7.08%) Open Source
11 7 (6.19%) Thought Leadership
12 6 (5.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.31%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) Java
2 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
3 35 (30.97%) Python
4 34 (30.09%) SQL
5 20 (17.70%) C#
6 9 (7.96%) Go
7 8 (7.08%) Java 8
8 7 (6.19%) C++
9 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.42%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.65%) Groovy
11 3 (2.65%) Perl
11 3 (2.65%) Ruby
11 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.77%) ABAP
12 2 (1.77%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.77%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.77%) PHP
12 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.08%) Degree
4 6 (5.31%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 57 (50.44%) Docker
2 5 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (35.40%) Terraform
2 32 (28.32%) Kubernetes
3 26 (23.01%) Ansible
4 25 (22.12%) Puppet
5 18 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.31%) Grafana
6 6 (5.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (4.42%) HP Fortify
8 4 (3.54%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (3.54%) Prometheus
9 3 (2.65%) Kibana
9 3 (2.65%) Packer
10 2 (1.77%) Sysdig
11 1 (0.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 27 (23.89%) Splunk
2 15 (13.27%) Oracle
3 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.31%) IBM
5 5 (4.42%) MEDITECH
5 5 (4.42%) VMware
6 4 (3.54%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.54%) Black Duck
6 4 (3.54%) Dynatrace
6 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.65%) Dell
7 3 (2.65%) SAP
8 2 (1.77%) Adobe
8 2 (1.77%) Cisco
8 2 (1.77%) Informatica
8 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.88%) New Relic
9 1 (0.88%) SaltStack