The table below looks at the statistics for NewSQL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NewSQL over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NewSQL
UK
Rank 577 625 -
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -
Contract jobs citing NewSQL 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.004% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.051% 0.017% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £593 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
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 across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9795 11602 11176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.24% 22.83% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6543 7788 7294
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 221 166
Median hourly rate £37.75 £27.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.03% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.23 £15.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

NewSQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NewSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

NewSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NewSQL
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NewSQL within the UK.

NewSQL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NewSQL
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NewSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 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
England +26 5 £593 -12.22%
South East - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
London +13 1 £593 -12.22%

NewSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NewSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for NewSQL.

1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) HBase
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Use Case
4 4 (50.00%) Scala
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Cloudera
4 4 (50.00%) Couchbase
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (50.00%) Cloudera CDH
5 3 (37.50%) Jupyter
5 3 (37.50%) MarkLogic
5 3 (37.50%) NuoDB
5 3 (37.50%) HDFS
5 3 (37.50%) Neo4j
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) OrientDB

NewSQL
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (37.50%) Jupyter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (87.50%) HBase
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (50.00%) Cloudera CDH
4 4 (50.00%) Couchbase
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (37.50%) MarkLogic
5 3 (37.50%) Neo4j
5 3 (37.50%) NuoDB
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) OrientDB
7 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
7 1 (12.50%) Impala
7 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Data Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Database Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (37.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) HDFS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle