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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NoSQL
England / North West
Rank 78 101 129
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +28
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 60 52 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.31% 1.36% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.27% 6.61% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 19
Median daily rate £430 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £316 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
647 787 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.94% 20.58% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 504 484
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £46.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.05 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £56.88 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

NoSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing NoSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 29 £388 -13.88% 20
Cheshire +48 15 £438 - 6
Lancashire +20 9 £525 +110.00% 4
Merseyside +5 7 £600 +103.38% 2
NoSQL
England

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 85 (51.83%) Agile Software Development
1 85 (51.83%) JavaScript
2 84 (51.22%) SQL
3 70 (42.68%) Java
3 70 (42.68%) MongoDB
4 60 (36.59%) Web Services
5 56 (34.15%) TDD
6 52 (31.71%) Linux
7 49 (29.88%) CSS
8 48 (29.27%) .NET
9 47 (28.66%) BDD
9 47 (28.66%) Git (software)
10 44 (26.83%) Scrum
11 42 (25.61%) REST
11 42 (25.61%) Microservices
12 40 (24.39%) RESTful
12 40 (24.39%) Oracle
13 39 (23.78%) Software Engineering
14 38 (23.17%) XML
15 37 (22.56%) JSON
16 35 (21.34%) C#
17 32 (19.51%) MySQL
17 32 (19.51%) Node.js
18 30 (18.29%) HTML
19 29 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
20 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
21 26 (15.85%) OO
21 26 (15.85%) React
21 26 (15.85%) Mobile App
22 25 (15.24%) Continuous Integration

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.20%) Umbraco
2 15 (9.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (6.10%) Confluence
4 7 (4.27%) CMS
4 7 (4.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.83%) Apache
6 3 (1.83%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.22%) Jetty
7 2 (1.22%) nginx
7 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.10%) Slack
4 8 (4.88%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.83%) GitHub
8 2 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.20%) HTTP
2 2 (1.22%) AMQP
3 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.61%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (42.68%) MongoDB
2 32 (19.51%) MySQL
3 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 24 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 21 (12.80%) Big Data
6 17 (10.37%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (9.15%) DB2
8 12 (7.32%) Couchbase
9 7 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.44%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.83%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.83%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.83%) Riak
12 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.22%) DataStage
13 2 (1.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 47 (28.66%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.98%) JUnit
3 16 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.54%) JIRA
5 10 (6.10%) Jasmine
6 9 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.66%) Maven
7 6 (3.66%) Subversion
8 4 (2.44%) AccuRev
9 2 (1.22%) Ant
9 2 (1.22%) Gradle
9 2 (1.22%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.61%) NUnit
10 1 (0.61%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.61%) Spock
10 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (3.05%) Banking
1 5 (3.05%) Finance
2 2 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (57.32%) Developer
2 37 (22.56%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.68%) .NET Developer
4 24 (14.63%) Architect
5 19 (11.59%) Software Engineer
6 18 (10.98%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (10.37%) C# Developer
8 16 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (9.76%) Consultant
9 13 (7.93%) Xamarin Developer
10 12 (7.32%) NoSQL Developer
10 12 (7.32%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.10%) JavaScript Engineer
12 9 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (5.49%) Technical Leader
13 8 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (4.27%) Java Architect
14 7 (4.27%) Scala Software Engineer
15 6 (3.66%) Java Technical Architect
15 6 (3.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (36.59%) Web Services
2 49 (29.88%) CSS
3 48 (29.27%) .NET
4 42 (25.61%) REST
5 40 (24.39%) RESTful
6 38 (23.17%) XML
7 37 (22.56%) JSON
8 32 (19.51%) Node.js
9 30 (18.29%) HTML
10 26 (15.85%) React
11 24 (14.63%) .NET Framework
11 24 (14.63%) J2EE
11 24 (14.63%) Spring
12 15 (9.15%) Middleware
12 15 (9.15%) SOAP
13 12 (7.32%) WPF
14 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
15 10 (6.10%) Apache Camel
16 9 (5.49%) Ajax
17 8 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.85%) Mobile App
2 13 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.44%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.83%) User Experience
6 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.22%) Wiki
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.71%) Linux
2 24 (14.63%) Windows
3 20 (12.20%) Unix
4 16 (9.76%) AIX
5 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (51.83%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (34.15%) TDD
3 47 (28.66%) BDD
4 44 (26.83%) Scrum
5 42 (25.61%) Microservices
6 39 (23.78%) Software Engineering
7 26 (15.85%) OO
8 25 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (14.63%) DevOps
10 23 (14.02%) MVC
11 21 (12.80%) Front End Development
11 21 (12.80%) High Availability
11 21 (12.80%) Open Source
11 21 (12.80%) SOA
12 19 (11.59%) Mobile Application Development
13 18 (10.98%) Kanban
14 17 (10.37%) SDLC
15 14 (8.54%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (8.54%) Pair Programming
16 13 (7.93%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 85 (51.83%) JavaScript
2 84 (51.22%) SQL
3 70 (42.68%) Java
4 35 (21.34%) C#
5 19 (11.59%) Scala
6 15 (9.15%) Python
7 11 (6.71%) Groovy
7 11 (6.71%) Ruby
8 6 (3.66%) Clojure
8 6 (3.66%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.05%) F#
10 4 (2.44%) Perl
11 2 (1.22%) C
11 2 (1.22%) R
12 1 (0.61%) C++
12 1 (0.61%) PHP
12 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.44%) Degree
1 4 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) Docker
2 6 (3.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.22%) KVM
4 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) Puppet
2 7 (4.27%) Ansible
2 7 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.66%) Mesos
4 2 (1.22%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.22%) Nagios
4 2 (1.22%) Salt
5 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.61%) Grafana
5 1 (0.61%) Graphite
5 1 (0.61%) Kibana
5 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (24.39%) Oracle
2 20 (12.20%) Xamarin
3 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.27%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.66%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.66%) VMware
5 4 (2.44%) Twitter
6 2 (1.22%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.22%) Actian
6 2 (1.22%) Informatica
6 2 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.22%) ParAccel
6 2 (1.22%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.22%) SAP
6 2 (1.22%) Splunk
6 2 (1.22%) Sybase
6 2 (1.22%) Teradata
7 1 (0.61%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.61%) Zend