Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 March 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 312 292 339
Rank change year-on-year -20 +47 +52
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 64 79 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.47% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 2.67% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 4
South East median daily rate £538 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £402 £398 £319
90th Percentile £588 £584 £543
England median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 0
South East median hourly rate - £61.50 -
England median hourly rate - £61.25 -

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,133 2,964 2,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.02% 17.82% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,964 1,814 1,319
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.00%
10th Percentile £323 £310 £300
90th Percentile £588 £576 £550
England median daily rate £495 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +4.21% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 79 66
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -6.82%
10th Percentile £35.00 £28.40 £22.50
90th Percentile £57.63 £62.25 £71.84
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.31 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.08% +8.07% +2.50%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SonarQube as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SonarQube in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube in the South East over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SonarQube in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SonarQube in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Thames Valley +25 32 £483 -8.10% 11
Berkshire +11 30 £483 +4.32% 3
Surrey -1 17 £575 +15.00% 3
West Sussex -5 9 £538 -
Hampshire -30 5 £405 -14.74% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 2 - - 4
East Sussex - 1 £625 - 3
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 South East region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 52 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 49 (76.56%) DevOps
3 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (56.25%) JIRA
5 33 (51.56%) Git (software)
6 32 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (45.31%) Test Automation
8 29 (45.31%) Java
9 27 (42.19%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (40.63%) Web Services
11 23 (35.94%) Ansible
12 21 (32.81%) Docker
12 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
13 20 (31.25%) Confluence
14 19 (29.69%) JUnit
14 19 (29.69%) Scrum
15 18 (28.13%) Selenium
16 17 (26.56%) Maven
16 17 (26.56%) Windows
16 17 (26.56%) BDD
16 17 (26.56%) GitHub
16 17 (26.56%) Sonatype Nexus
17 16 (25.00%) Microservices
17 16 (25.00%) Subversion
18 15 (23.44%) Linux
19 14 (21.88%) ITIL
19 14 (21.88%) User Stories
20 13 (20.31%) Static Code Analysis
20 13 (20.31%) Cucumber

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (31.25%) Confluence
2 10 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 5 (7.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.81%) JBoss
4 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (26.56%) GitHub
4 9 (14.06%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (14.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (12.50%) BrowserStack
6 5 (7.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (7.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (7.81%) Amazon S3
6 5 (7.81%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (7.81%) CloudFront
6 5 (7.81%) Serverless
7 4 (6.25%) IaaS
7 4 (6.25%) OpenShift
7 4 (6.25%) PaaS
8 3 (4.69%) Boomi
8 3 (4.69%) SaaS
9 2 (3.13%) npm
10 1 (1.56%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) DSL
1 8 (12.50%) NFC
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 36 (56.25%) JIRA
3 33 (51.56%) Git (software)
4 19 (29.69%) JUnit
5 18 (28.13%) Selenium
6 17 (26.56%) Maven
6 17 (26.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (25.00%) Subversion
8 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
9 9 (14.06%) GitLab
9 9 (14.06%) JMeter
9 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (12.50%) SoapUI
10 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 5 (7.81%) Checkstyle
11 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
11 5 (7.81%) Gradle
11 5 (7.81%) IntelliJ
11 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
12 4 (6.25%) jMock
General
1 8 (12.50%) Back Office
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Architect
3 11 (17.19%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Payments Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Tester
6 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.94%) QA Automation Tester
6 7 (10.94%) QA Tester
7 6 (9.38%) Azure Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Lead Architect
9 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) Web Services
2 9 (14.06%) Gherkin
2 9 (14.06%) REST
2 9 (14.06%) Spring
3 6 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (9.38%) XML
4 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.81%) JSF
4 5 (7.81%) React
4 5 (7.81%) SOAP
4 5 (7.81%) Spring MVC
4 5 (7.81%) Struts
5 4 (6.25%) Apache Camel
5 4 (6.25%) J2EE
5 4 (6.25%) PowerMock
5 4 (6.25%) RESTful
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) Java EE
6 2 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Public Cloud
2 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Windows
2 15 (23.44%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (76.56%) DevOps
2 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) Test Automation
4 27 (42.19%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (29.69%) Scrum
6 17 (26.56%) BDD
7 16 (25.00%) Microservices
8 14 (21.88%) ITIL
8 14 (21.88%) User Stories
9 13 (20.31%) Static Code Analysis
10 11 (17.19%) Open Source
11 10 (15.63%) Kanban
11 10 (15.63%) TDD
12 9 (14.06%) Defect Management
12 9 (14.06%) Release Management
13 8 (12.50%) Data Privacy
13 8 (12.50%) Dynamic Code Analysis
13 8 (12.50%) Fuzz Testing
13 8 (12.50%) Security Architecture
13 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) Java
2 12 (18.75%) Groovy
3 8 (12.50%) C#
3 8 (12.50%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) Java 8
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Perl
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) Scala
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 8 (12.50%) CCSP
3 8 (12.50%) CISA
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.50%) CISM
3 8 (12.50%) CISSP
3 8 (12.50%) CLAS
3 8 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (12.50%) IISP
4 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 8 (12.50%) GDPR
2 8 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
2 8 (12.50%) ISO 22301
2 8 (12.50%) ISO 31000
2 8 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 8 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 8 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) Docker
2 8 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (35.94%) Ansible
2 10 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (14.06%) Kubernetes
4 8 (12.50%) Nessus
4 8 (12.50%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 5 (7.81%) Kibana
6 3 (4.69%) logstash
6 3 (4.69%) Terraform
7 2 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (3.13%) Sysdig
8 1 (1.56%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Google
3 9 (14.06%) Atlassian
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle
3 9 (14.06%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.06%) Splunk
4 8 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 8 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
4 8 (12.50%) Centrify
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco
4 8 (12.50%) IBM
4 8 (12.50%) Imperva
4 8 (12.50%) McAfee
4 8 (12.50%) Okta
4 8 (12.50%) Qualys
4 8 (12.50%) Trend Micro
4 8 (12.50%) Tripwire
5 5 (7.81%) Adobe
6 3 (4.69%) Dell
7 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com