The table below looks at the statistics for NoSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NoSQL
Rank 83 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 13 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.92% 0.60% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 2.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £404 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NoSQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
286 274 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.20% 20.59% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 156 87
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

NoSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

NoSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

NoSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NoSQL across the Edinburgh region.

NoSQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing NoSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NoSQL.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 18 (90.00%) Python
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 17 (85.00%) Open Source
4 15 (75.00%) REST
4 15 (75.00%) JIRA
4 15 (75.00%) Leaflet
4 15 (75.00%) PostGIS
4 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (75.00%) GIS
4 15 (75.00%) ESRI
5 14 (70.00%) QA
6 13 (65.00%) Selenium
6 13 (65.00%) Maven
6 13 (65.00%) Gradle
6 13 (65.00%) JBehave
6 13 (65.00%) Cucumber
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (35.00%) SDLC
9 5 (25.00%) Microservices
9 5 (25.00%) BDD
9 5 (25.00%) TDD
10 4 (20.00%) RESTful
11 3 (15.00%) DevOps
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (15.00%) Spring
11 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing NoSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NoSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) GIS
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) HBase
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JIRA
2 13 (65.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (65.00%) Gradle
2 13 (65.00%) JBehave
2 13 (65.00%) Maven
2 13 (65.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) GIS Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Digital Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
1 18 (90.00%) Web Services
2 15 (75.00%) Leaflet
2 15 (75.00%) PostGIS
2 15 (75.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) LAMP
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Open Source
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) Microservices
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) MapReduce
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) ESRI
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat