Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 177 217
Rank change year-on-year -13 +40 +19
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 35 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 3.04% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 16
North West median daily rate £450 £535 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.89% +37.62% -
10th Percentile £363 £395 £250
90th Percentile £598 £638 £491
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £36.00
England median hourly rate £52.50 - £36.00

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 1,216 986 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.31% 16.91% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 666 659
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.69% +1.91% +2.28%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 28
North West median hourly rate £36.88 £40.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.95% -0.61% +8.67%
10th Percentile £27.38 £35.00 £27.63
90th Percentile £47.75 £46.45 £45.05
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 16 £475 -11.27% 1
Manchester -5 9 £450 - 2
Cheshire -19 6 £425 -20.56%
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (85.71%) DevOps
2 23 (65.71%) Docker
3 22 (62.86%) Jenkins
3 22 (62.86%) Puppet
4 20 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (57.14%) Python
4 20 (57.14%) GitLab
5 19 (54.29%) Microservices
5 19 (54.29%) Linux
6 18 (51.43%) Terraform
7 17 (48.57%) HTTP
7 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (45.71%) MongoDB
9 15 (42.86%) MySQL
9 15 (42.86%) Kubernetes
10 14 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 14 (40.00%) CentOS
11 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (34.29%) Ansible
13 11 (31.43%) Amazon S3
13 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (31.43%) Java
13 11 (31.43%) JIRA
14 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (28.57%) Route 53
14 10 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 10 (28.57%) Packer

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 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (31.43%) Amazon S3
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (28.57%) Route 53
4 10 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (11.43%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (8.57%) GitHub
7 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (5.71%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (5.71%) SaaS
7 2 (5.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) MongoDB
2 15 (42.86%) MySQL
3 9 (25.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (17.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.86%) Big Data
7 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.86%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Jenkins
2 20 (57.14%) GitLab
3 14 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (31.43%) JIRA
5 7 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (20.00%) JMeter
5 7 (20.00%) Selenium
6 6 (17.14%) JUnit
6 6 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (17.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (14.29%) Bitbucket
8 3 (8.57%) Artifactory
8 3 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (8.57%) gulp
8 3 (8.57%) Maven
9 2 (5.71%) eggPlant
9 2 (5.71%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (5.71%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Node.js
2 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (14.29%) hapi
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) Spring Boot
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) Apache CXF
5 3 (8.57%) Dropwizard
5 3 (8.57%) Express
5 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) JAX-RS
5 3 (8.57%) Kafka
5 3 (8.57%) Mongoose
5 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (8.57%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) Sequelize
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
5 3 (8.57%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) DevOps
2 19 (54.29%) Microservices
3 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.14%) Case Management
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (17.14%) OWASP
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) Web Operations
7 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.57%) MVC
8 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.57%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) User Stories
9 2 (5.71%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) Bash Shell
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.57%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (62.86%) Puppet
2 18 (51.43%) Terraform
3 15 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 12 (34.29%) Ansible
5 10 (28.57%) Grafana
5 10 (28.57%) Packer
5 10 (28.57%) Prometheus
6 8 (22.86%) Rancher
7 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (5.71%) Nagios
8 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Black Duck
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.71%) IBM