Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 14 December 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 156 208
Rank change year-on-year -26 +52 +46
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 38 54 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.95% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 5.18% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 65 8
North West median daily rate £475 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £425 £383 £283
90th Percentile £631 £638 £438
England median daily rate £538 £535 £500
% change year-on-year +0.47% +7.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.06% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,233 1,042 979
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.55% 18.39% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 715 664
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £289
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 24
North West median hourly rate £39.25 £41.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.27% +4.69% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.25 £36.89 £34.18
90th Percentile £47.88 £55.00 £43.70
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SonarQube as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the North West

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SonarQube in the North West

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SonarQube in the North West

SonarQube
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Lancashire -21 18 £450 -15.89% 1
Manchester -18 9 £540 +8.00% 2
Cheshire -22 7 £400 -15.79%
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 35 (92.11%) DevOps
2 28 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 28 (73.68%) Terraform
3 27 (71.05%) Docker
4 25 (65.79%) Microservices
4 25 (65.79%) Python
5 24 (63.16%) Puppet
6 23 (60.53%) GitLab
6 23 (60.53%) HTTP
6 23 (60.53%) Linux
6 23 (60.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (57.89%) CentOS
7 22 (57.89%) MySQL
7 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (57.89%) MongoDB
8 21 (55.26%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (55.26%) Black Duck
9 19 (50.00%) Kubernetes
10 17 (44.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 17 (44.74%) Packer
10 17 (44.74%) Amazon S3
10 17 (44.74%) Route 53
10 17 (44.74%) Amazon ELB
10 17 (44.74%) Grafana
10 17 (44.74%) Prometheus
11 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (39.47%) Ansible
12 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
12 14 (36.84%) Rancher

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (55.26%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (44.74%) Amazon ELB
3 17 (44.74%) Amazon S3
3 17 (44.74%) Route 53
3 17 (44.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (5.26%) Slack
7 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.63%) CloudBees
7 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MongoDB
1 22 (57.89%) MySQL
2 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (15.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (10.53%) Blockchain
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.63%) Flink
6 1 (2.63%) Impala
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 23 (60.53%) GitLab
3 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 10 (26.32%) JIRA
5 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
5 8 (21.05%) Selenium
6 6 (15.79%) JMeter
6 6 (15.79%) JUnit
6 6 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.63%) Gradle
7 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Law
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (13.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Node.js
2 8 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (13.16%) hapi
4 2 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) LINQ
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.63%) WCF
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) XML
5 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
5 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
1 23 (60.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (57.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) DevOps
2 25 (65.79%) Microservices
3 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Case Management
7 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (15.79%) OWASP
7 6 (15.79%) Web Operations
8 4 (10.53%) TDD
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.63%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Python
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.16%) Perl
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (73.68%) Terraform
2 24 (63.16%) Puppet
3 19 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 17 (44.74%) Grafana
4 17 (44.74%) Packer
4 17 (44.74%) Prometheus
5 15 (39.47%) Ansible
6 14 (36.84%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Black Duck
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.63%) MapR
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) WSO2