The first table below looks at the demand for NoSQL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NoSQL
Rank 256 376 460
Rank change year-on-year
+120 +84
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 422 180 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 1.73% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 131 89
Average daily rate £475 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.07% -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12230 10399 11917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.75% 21.45% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7708 6281 6792
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 209 246
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%

NoSQL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NoSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NoSQL
Daily Rate Trend

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

NoSQL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NoSQL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NoSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

NoSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NoSQL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL within the UK.

NoSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NoSQL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +106 403 £475 +18.75% 114
London +101 288 £500 +11.11% 71
City of London +37 74 £450 -4.25% 12
South East -16 33 £425 +21.42% 18
East of England -16 23 £475 +18.75% 9
South West - 20 £288 - 4
Yorkshire -19 19 £388 +19.23% 6
Oxfordshire - 16 £419 - 3
West Yorkshire -20 14 £383 +17.69% 3
Leeds -31 10 £380 +16.92% 3
Cambridgeshire - 10 - - 6
Hertfordshire -1 8 £475 +18.75% 2
North West -22 8 £350 +8.52% 3
Berkshire +1 7 £450 - 4
Surrey -5 6 £400 - 6
Somerset - 6 £275 - 3
West Midlands - 6 £430 - 2
Bath - 6 £275 - 3
Scotland +1 5 £413 -6.98% 7
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Reading -4 4 £425 - 1
Cheshire -7 4 £425 +21.42% 1
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
Birmingham - 4 £350 -
Bristol - 4 £325 - 1
Glasgow +4 3 £425 +3.03% 3
Manchester -7 3 £350 +8.52% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £475 -
Ipswich - 3 £438 -
Cambridge - 3 - - 6

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 361 (50.92%) Java
2 359 (50.63%) MongoDB
3 238 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
4 213 (30.04%) TDD
5 211 (29.76%) Web Services
6 194 (27.36%) JavaScript
7 189 (26.66%) MySQL
8 172 (24.26%) SQL
9 169 (23.84%) Scrum
10 166 (23.41%) Linux
11 160 (22.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 156 (22.00%) CSS
13 153 (21.58%) HTML
14 149 (21.02%) Python
15 146 (20.59%) MVC
16 142 (20.03%) Ruby
17 141 (19.89%) Hadoop
18 140 (19.75%) Spring
19 133 (18.76%) Big Data
20 122 (17.21%) .NET
21 116 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
22 106 (14.95%) Relational Database
22 106 (14.95%) RESTful
23 103 (14.53%) BDD
24 102 (14.39%) Open Source
24 102 (14.39%) HTML5
25 97 (13.68%) Scala
26 96 (13.54%) REST
27 93 (13.12%) C#
28 91 (12.83%) Finance

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 84 (11.85%) Node.js
2 57 (8.04%) Tomcat
3 43 (6.06%) Apache Pig
4 40 (5.64%) Apache
5 38 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (4.94%) Apache Solr
7 23 (3.24%) CMS
8 13 (1.83%) nginx
9 12 (1.69%) Drupal
10 11 (1.55%) OpenStack
11 9 (1.27%) Confluence
11 9 (1.27%) SAS
11 9 (1.27%) IIS
11 9 (1.27%) Alfresco
12 8 (1.13%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (0.85%) Mule
13 6 (0.85%) Jetty
13 6 (0.85%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.71%) Apache Qpid
14 5 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 27 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.56%) SPSS
3 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Gephi
4 1 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.95%) SaaS
4 22 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.71%) PaaS
9 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.56%) Heroku
11 2 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.28%) GitHub
12 1 (0.14%) Office 365
12 1 (0.14%) Joyent
12 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.78%) HTTP
2 15 (2.12%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.12%) AMQP
3 14 (1.97%) Internet
4 8 (1.13%) SSL
5 7 (0.99%) DNS
5 7 (0.99%) Wireless
6 6 (0.85%) ZigBee
7 5 (0.71%) Firewall
7 5 (0.71%) BIG-IP
8 3 (0.42%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.42%) SNMP
8 3 (0.42%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.42%) Network Security
9 2 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.28%) LDAP
9 2 (0.28%) SAN
9 2 (0.28%) FTP
9 2 (0.28%) VPN
10 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (50.63%) MongoDB
2 189 (26.66%) MySQL
3 160 (22.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 141 (19.89%) Hadoop
5 133 (18.76%) Big Data
6 106 (14.95%) Relational Database
7 84 (11.85%) SQL Server
8 72 (10.16%) PostgreSQL
9 66 (9.31%) RDBMS
10 56 (7.90%) CouchDB
11 53 (7.48%) Redis
12 48 (6.77%) Apache Hive
13 45 (6.35%) HBase
14 40 (5.64%) Couchbase
15 31 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 31 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
16 30 (4.23%) Riak
17 26 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 26 (3.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 15 (2.12%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 77 (10.86%) Git (software)
2 57 (8.04%) Subversion
3 54 (7.62%) JUnit
4 49 (6.91%) Jenkins
5 38 (5.36%) Hudson
6 31 (4.37%) Maven
6 31 (4.37%) Eclipse
7 30 (4.23%) Cucumber
8 22 (3.10%) JIRA
9 14 (1.97%) Jasmine
9 14 (1.97%) Mockito
10 13 (1.83%) Selenium
11 11 (1.55%) NUnit
12 9 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.13%) QUnit
14 7 (0.99%) Trac
14 7 (0.99%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.85%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.85%) Hamcrest
15 6 (0.85%) Gradle
General
1 91 (12.83%) Finance
2 36 (5.08%) Banking
3 26 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.10%) Marketing
5 21 (2.96%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.12%) Front Office
7 12 (1.69%) Publishing
7 12 (1.69%) Back Office
7 12 (1.69%) Games
8 9 (1.27%) Advertising
9 8 (1.13%) Billing
10 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.71%) Electronics
12 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.42%) Retail
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) Legal
15 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 428 (60.37%) Developer
2 166 (23.41%) Java Developer
3 121 (17.07%) Architect
4 76 (10.72%) Senior Developer
5 43 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 41 (5.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 40 (5.64%) Technical Architect
8 38 (5.36%) .NET Developer
9 36 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 28 (3.95%) Web Developer
11 24 (3.39%) Applications Developer
11 24 (3.39%) SQL Developer
12 22 (3.10%) Web Applications Developer
13 20 (2.82%) C# Developer
13 20 (2.82%) Scala Developer
14 19 (2.68%) DBA
14 19 (2.68%) Data Architect
15 18 (2.54%) Software Developer
15 18 (2.54%) Agile Java Developer
16 17 (2.40%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (29.76%) Web Services
2 156 (22.00%) CSS
3 153 (21.58%) HTML
4 140 (19.75%) Spring
5 122 (17.21%) .NET
6 106 (14.95%) RESTful
7 102 (14.39%) HTML5
8 96 (13.54%) REST
9 89 (12.55%) XML
10 85 (11.99%) CSS3
11 77 (10.86%) JSON
12 75 (10.58%) SOAP
13 69 (9.73%) Hibernate
14 68 (9.59%) Ruby on Rails
15 59 (8.32%) jQuery
16 54 (7.62%) Spring MVC
17 50 (7.05%) ASP.NET
18 48 (6.77%) Backbone.js
19 46 (6.49%) MapReduce
20 45 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 102 (14.39%) Open Source
2 68 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 21 (2.96%) Digital Media
5 20 (2.82%) Clustering
6 19 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.40%) Replication
8 13 (1.83%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.69%) Statistics
9 12 (1.69%) Machine Learning
10 11 (1.55%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.27%) Market Risk
11 9 (1.27%) Online Games
12 8 (1.13%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (1.13%) Physics
12 8 (1.13%) Freedom of Information
13 7 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (0.99%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 166 (23.41%) Linux
2 64 (9.03%) UNIX
3 34 (4.80%) Windows
4 30 (4.23%) CentOS
5 17 (2.40%) Debian
6 16 (2.26%) Android
7 15 (2.12%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.83%) Mac OS X
9 11 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.14%) Gentoo
11 1 (0.14%) Fedora
11 1 (0.14%) VME
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (30.04%) TDD
3 169 (23.84%) Scrum
4 146 (20.59%) MVC
5 116 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
6 103 (14.53%) BDD
7 87 (12.27%) OO
8 75 (10.58%) Software Engineering
9 68 (9.59%) Kanban
10 52 (7.33%) E-Commerce
10 52 (7.33%) ETL
11 51 (7.19%) Configuration Management
12 49 (6.91%) OOP
12 49 (6.91%) Web Development
13 48 (6.77%) Pair Programming
14 41 (5.78%) SOA
15 37 (5.22%) OOD
16 36 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
17 35 (4.94%) Unit Testing
17 35 (4.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 361 (50.92%) Java
2 194 (27.36%) JavaScript
3 172 (24.26%) SQL
4 149 (21.02%) Python
5 142 (20.03%) Ruby
6 97 (13.68%) Scala
7 93 (13.12%) C#
8 90 (12.69%) PHP
9 64 (9.03%) Perl
10 63 (8.89%) Bash Shell
11 44 (6.21%) Groovy
12 36 (5.08%) C++
13 33 (4.65%) PHP5
14 26 (3.67%) R
15 18 (2.54%) Shell Script
16 15 (2.12%) C
17 9 (1.27%) Clojure
17 9 (1.27%) XQuery
18 7 (0.99%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (8.89%) Degree
2 39 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.56%) PhD
6 3 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.14%) RHCE
7 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.40%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (1.83%) Varnish
2 11 (1.55%) KVM
3 9 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (0.99%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.71%) Xen
6 3 (0.42%) vSphere
6 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 89 (12.55%) Puppet
2 85 (11.99%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (5.22%) Nagios
4 21 (2.96%) ZABBIX
5 17 (2.40%) Cacti
6 12 (1.69%) StatsD
7 11 (1.55%) Vagrant
8 7 (0.99%) Oozie
8 7 (0.99%) HAProxy
8 7 (0.99%) Munin
9 5 (0.71%) OpenSSO
9 5 (0.71%) collectd
9 5 (0.71%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (0.71%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.28%) SCOM
10 2 (0.28%) MOM
10 2 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 55 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.77%) Oracle
3 43 (6.06%) Rackspace
4 24 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 21 (2.96%) Google
6 15 (2.12%) Percona
6 15 (2.12%) JBoss
7 10 (1.41%) SAP
7 10 (1.41%) Informatica
8 9 (1.27%) Splunk
8 9 (1.27%) Akamai
9 8 (1.13%) Zend
9 8 (1.13%) Yahoo!
9 8 (1.13%) IBM
10 7 (0.99%) Vertica
10 7 (0.99%) WSO2
11 6 (0.85%) VMware
11 6 (0.85%) Adobe
11 6 (0.85%) Murex
11 6 (0.85%) Cloudera
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £750 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
In or around London
Met Commodities London
Rate: daily rate of around £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £360 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
The Future Cities Catapult
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £420 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago