Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 1 April 2020 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 168 146
Rank change year-on-year +63 -22 +27
Contract jobs citing SonarQube 41 30 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.46% 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.80% 2.56% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 23
Median daily rate £488 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -2.70% -5.13%
10th Percentile £450 £394 £393
90th Percentile £564 £475 £613
England median daily rate £501 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -4.67% -4.55% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 466 1,171 817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.64% 23.59% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 709 522
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £275
90th Percentile £568 £588 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.44% +26.15%
Median hourly rate £42.25 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.74% -4.44% +9.76%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SonarQube as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the West Midlands

SonarQube
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SonarQube in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SonarQube in the West Midlands

SonarQube
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SonarQube in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SonarQube in the West Midlands

SonarQube
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SonarQube in the West Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for SonarQube in the West Midlands

SonarQube
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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
Birmingham +31 40 £488 +8.33%
Coventry - 1 - -
SonarQube
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 41 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 40 (97.56%) Spring
2 40 (97.56%) Java
2 40 (97.56%) Jenkins
3 39 (95.12%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (92.68%) JUnit
4 38 (92.68%) Web Services
4 38 (92.68%) Maven
4 38 (92.68%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (90.24%) jMock
5 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (90.24%) TDD
5 37 (90.24%) ActiveMQ
5 37 (90.24%) SOAP
5 37 (90.24%) PowerMock
5 37 (90.24%) RESTful
5 37 (90.24%) Open Source
5 37 (90.24%) DbUnit
5 37 (90.24%) Mockito
6 36 (87.80%) Microservices
6 36 (87.80%) Scrum
6 36 (87.80%) AWS
7 35 (85.37%) Amazon SQS
7 35 (85.37%) Amazon EC2
7 35 (85.37%) Amazon RDS
8 34 (82.93%) BDD
8 34 (82.93%) Postfix
9 28 (68.29%) JPA
9 28 (68.29%) Kanban
9 28 (68.29%) Spring Cloud

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 36 (87.80%) AWS
2 35 (85.37%) Amazon EC2
2 35 (85.37%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.44%) Azure
3 1 (2.44%) GCP
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) FTP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) IPsec
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (95.12%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (85.37%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 40 (97.56%) Jenkins
3 38 (92.68%) JUnit
3 38 (92.68%) Maven
4 37 (90.24%) DbUnit
4 37 (90.24%) jMock
4 37 (90.24%) Mockito
5 2 (4.88%) Babel
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium
5 2 (4.88%) webpack
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.44%) GitLab
6 1 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 22 (53.66%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
1 40 (97.56%) Java Developer
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (4.88%) React Developer
3 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
4 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
4 1 (2.44%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Java Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Site Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) Spring
2 38 (92.68%) Web Services
3 37 (90.24%) ActiveMQ
3 37 (90.24%) PowerMock
3 37 (90.24%) RESTful
3 37 (90.24%) SOAP
4 28 (68.29%) JPA
4 28 (68.29%) Spring Cloud
5 27 (65.85%) AngularJS
5 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
6 23 (56.10%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) J2EE
8 2 (4.88%) Java EE
8 2 (4.88%) Jest
8 2 (4.88%) Spring Boot
8 2 (4.88%) Swagger
8 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.44%) Apache NiFi
9 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (2.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (90.24%) Open Source
2 37 (90.24%) TDD
3 36 (87.80%) Microservices
3 36 (87.80%) Scrum
4 34 (82.93%) BDD
5 28 (68.29%) Kanban
6 25 (60.98%) BPMN
7 19 (46.34%) Migration
8 17 (41.46%) Biometrics
9 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.32%) OO
10 2 (4.88%) Decision-Making
10 2 (4.88%) DevOps
10 2 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
11 1 (2.44%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 1 (2.44%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 34 (82.93%) Postfix
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Grafana
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) logstash
1 1 (2.44%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) SAP