Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 292 340 355
Rank change year-on-year +48 +15 +25
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 56 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.41% 1.32% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 8
South East median daily rate £450 £538 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +38.71% -29.55%
10th Percentile £360 £438 £338
90th Percentile £547 £593 £565
England median daily rate £500 £525 £535
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.87% +12.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
England median hourly rate £48.50 £52.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -7.62% +5.00% +38.89%

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 2,319 3,099 2,831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.71% 18.84% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,383 1,916 1,730
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £310
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 63 93
South East median hourly rate £45.84 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £21.55 £33.00 £31.60
90th Percentile £81.38 £53.75 £74.34
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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

SonarQube
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +27 32 £450 -12.83% 1
Berkshire -2 23 £450 -12.83%
Surrey +44 12 £450 -18.18%
Hampshire - 11 £400 - 2
Buckinghamshire +20 9 - -
West Sussex +11 1 £450 -16.28%
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 45 (80.36%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Jenkins
3 32 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 28 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (44.64%) DevOps
6 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (37.50%) Docker
8 19 (33.93%) SQL
8 19 (33.93%) JUnit
9 18 (32.14%) Linux
9 18 (32.14%) GitHub
10 16 (28.57%) Python
10 16 (28.57%) Spring
11 15 (26.79%) JIRA
12 14 (25.00%) Azure
12 14 (25.00%) GitLab
13 13 (23.21%) Open Source
13 13 (23.21%) Maven
13 13 (23.21%) Scrum
14 12 (21.43%) TDD
14 12 (21.43%) AWS
14 12 (21.43%) Gradle
14 12 (21.43%) Ansible
15 11 (19.64%) Node.js
15 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
16 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
16 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
16 10 (17.86%) vSphere
16 10 (17.86%) Sonatype Nexus
17 9 (16.07%) Relational Database

SonarQube
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 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.29%) Confluence
3 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.93%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.79%) GemFire
5 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) GitHub
2 14 (25.00%) Azure
3 12 (21.43%) AWS
4 8 (14.29%) PaaS
5 7 (12.50%) OpenShift
6 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (7.14%) GCP
7 3 (5.36%) Coveralls
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.79%) SaaS
8 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) Intranet
3 3 (5.36%) HTTP
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.93%) Cosmos DB
3 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 4 (7.14%) Cloudera CDH
5 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (60.71%) Jenkins
2 32 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 19 (33.93%) JUnit
4 15 (26.79%) JIRA
5 14 (25.00%) GitLab
6 13 (23.21%) Maven
7 12 (21.43%) Gradle
8 10 (17.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 8 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (14.29%) Selenium
9 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (12.50%) JMeter
10 7 (12.50%) Subversion
11 6 (10.71%) Mercurial
12 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
12 5 (8.93%) DbUnit
12 5 (8.93%) FindBugs
12 5 (8.93%) Log4j
13 4 (7.14%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (5.36%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) Spring
2 11 (19.64%) Node.js
3 8 (14.29%) hapi
3 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 8 (14.29%) JSF
4 5 (8.93%) .NET
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Core
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (8.93%) J2EE
4 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (8.93%) RESTful
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 4 (7.14%) PowerMock
5 4 (7.14%) SOAP
5 4 (7.14%) Spring Boot
5 4 (7.14%) Swagger
6 3 (5.36%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Unix
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.93%) CentOS
4 5 (8.93%) Debian
4 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.36%) VMS
6 2 (3.57%) Android
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (44.64%) DevOps
3 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.21%) Open Source
4 13 (23.21%) Scrum
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.29%) BDD
9 8 (14.29%) Project Delivery
10 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
10 7 (12.50%) OWASP
10 7 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
11 6 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
12 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.93%) Kanban
12 5 (8.93%) System Testing
12 5 (8.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) Java
2 19 (33.93%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Python
4 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.50%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) Ruby
6 3 (5.36%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) Java 8
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) FedRAMP
2 1 (1.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Docker
2 10 (17.86%) vSphere
3 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
2 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
3 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.36%) Nagios
4 3 (5.36%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.79%) Grafana
5 1 (1.79%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
1 7 (12.50%) VMware
2 5 (8.93%) Cloudera
2 5 (8.93%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (7.14%) Coverity
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) Sonatype