The table below looks at the statistics for NoSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NoSQL
Rank 125 126 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 22 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.85% 0.70% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 5
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£463 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NoSQL
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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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
772 571 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.66% 21.09% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 329 313
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 16
Average hourly rate £46.05 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £16.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £143.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

NoSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NoSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NoSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

NoSQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NoSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NoSQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

NoSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 15 £488 - 6
Cheshire +7 7 £325 - 8
Lancashire - - - - 1
NoSQL
England

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Java
3 20 (55.56%) Web Services
3 20 (55.56%) Linux
4 16 (44.44%) TDD
4 16 (44.44%) Open Source
5 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
6 14 (38.89%) OO
6 14 (38.89%) Big Data
7 13 (36.11%) Scrum
8 12 (33.33%) SQL
8 12 (33.33%) JSON
8 12 (33.33%) MongoDB
9 11 (30.56%) .NET
9 11 (30.56%) Windows
10 10 (27.78%) Python
10 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
11 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (25.00%) Ruby
11 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
11 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 8 (22.22%) C#
12 8 (22.22%) Oracle
12 8 (22.22%) Ant
12 8 (22.22%) Puppet
12 8 (22.22%) Gradle
13 7 (19.44%) User Stories

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (16.67%) Confluence
1 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Zope
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) SaaS
3 3 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
1 7 (19.44%) AMQP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 14 (38.89%) Big Data
3 12 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
5 6 (16.67%) MySQL
6 4 (11.11%) CouchDB
6 4 (11.11%) Redis
7 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (8.33%) Couchbase
7 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.56%) SimpleDB
8 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.78%) HBase
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
9 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Ant
1 8 (22.22%) Gradle
2 7 (19.44%) JUnit
2 7 (19.44%) JIRA
2 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
3 6 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 6 (16.67%) Subversion
3 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Architect
3 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Architect
5 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Perl Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Digital Architect
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) Web Services
2 12 (33.33%) JSON
3 11 (30.56%) .NET
4 7 (19.44%) JMS
4 7 (19.44%) Java EE
4 7 (19.44%) RESTful
5 6 (16.67%) EJB
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) Spring
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.89%) WCF
6 5 (13.89%) Django
7 4 (11.11%) Play Framework
7 4 (11.11%) REST
8 3 (8.33%) HTML5
8 3 (8.33%) Memcached
9 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Open Source
2 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Telematics
4 1 (2.78%) Arduino
4 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Debian
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) TDD
3 14 (38.89%) OO
4 13 (36.11%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 7 (19.44%) User Stories
7 7 (19.44%) MVC
8 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 6 (16.67%) DevOps
9 5 (13.89%) SOA
10 4 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) Product Management
11 3 (8.33%) Kanban
11 3 (8.33%) BDD
12 2 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) Ruby
5 8 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) C++
7 4 (11.11%) Scala
7 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) R
9 1 (2.78%) C
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) Groovy
9 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCPD
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Atlassian
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Atmel