The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NoSQL
Rank 243 269 329
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +60
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 444 350 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.98% 3.14% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 233 145
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
11144 11132 10284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.21% 21.98% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7173 6795 6175
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 189 224
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £27.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £13.56 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 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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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
England +29 421 £450 - 269
London +23 280 £475 -4.04% 149
City of London +9 55 £500 - 42
South East -5 40 £400 +6.66% 35
Yorkshire -2 37 £363 -4.60% 15
Leeds +1 31 £400 +5.26% 8
West Yorkshire -10 31 £400 +5.26% 12
South West -17 30 £386 +18.84% 9
North West +3 23 £475 - 22
Devon - 19 £363 - 1
Scotland +6 18 £450 +9.09% 8
Manchester - 16 £500 - 12
Edinburgh 0 11 £450 +9.09% 5
Berkshire +10 10 £400 -2.43% 11
East of England +2 9 £463 -2.63% 15
Exeter - 9 £424 -
Hertfordshire +10 7 £500 +5.26% 4
Cheshire +1 7 £325 - 8
Surrey +1 7 £413 +43.47% 5
Hampshire -11 7 £350 - 6
Oxfordshire -17 6 £313 -41.86% 7
South Yorkshire - 6 £325 - 2
Glasgow -2 5 £488 - 2
Milton Keynes - 5 £500 - 1
Sheffield - 5 £325 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £500 - 3
Oxford - 5 £313 - 1
Reading +10 4 £400 - 3
Bristol -23 4 £525 +40.00% 5

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 539 (55.06%) MongoDB
2 502 (51.28%) Java
3 501 (51.17%) Agile Software Development
4 356 (36.36%) TDD
5 353 (36.06%) Linux
6 278 (28.40%) Web Services
7 263 (26.86%) DevOps
8 260 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
9 254 (25.94%) MySQL
10 250 (25.54%) Python
11 245 (25.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 234 (23.90%) Open Source
13 229 (23.39%) Puppet
13 229 (23.39%) Scrum
14 223 (22.78%) SQL
15 218 (22.27%) JavaScript
15 218 (22.27%) HTML
16 216 (22.06%) Big Data
17 206 (21.04%) Jenkins
18 200 (20.43%) Ruby
19 199 (20.33%) Hadoop
20 172 (17.57%) Git (software)
21 169 (17.26%) CSS
22 159 (16.24%) BDD
23 156 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
24 153 (15.63%) Relational Database
24 153 (15.63%) OO
24 153 (15.63%) Spring
25 151 (15.42%) RESTful
26 148 (15.12%) Scala

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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
1 111 (11.34%) Apache
2 108 (11.03%) Node.js
3 97 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
4 67 (6.84%) Confluence
5 63 (6.44%) Tomcat
6 60 (6.13%) OpenStack
7 51 (5.21%) nginx
8 39 (3.98%) Apache Pig
9 34 (3.47%) Apache Spark
10 32 (3.27%) Apache Solr
11 29 (2.96%) CMS
12 19 (1.94%) WebLogic
13 17 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
14 15 (1.53%) FileNet
14 15 (1.53%) Apache ServiceMix
15 12 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
15 12 (1.23%) SAS
16 11 (1.12%) Mule
16 11 (1.12%) Jetty
17 10 (1.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (0.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.20%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.20%) SPSS
4 1 (0.10%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.41%) Summit
3 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 114 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (3.37%) SaaS
4 23 (2.35%) PaaS
5 22 (2.25%) Heroku
6 19 (1.94%) Amazon S3
7 15 (1.53%) Engine Yard
8 14 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.02%) GitHub
10 9 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 6 (0.61%) ElastiCache
13 4 (0.41%) IaaS
13 4 (0.41%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.41%) Route 53
14 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.33%) DNS
2 61 (6.23%) TCP/IP
3 59 (6.03%) Firewall
4 53 (5.41%) Internet
5 51 (5.21%) HTTP
6 33 (3.37%) SSL
7 22 (2.25%) AMQP
8 21 (2.15%) FTP
9 20 (2.04%) DHCP
10 19 (1.94%) IPsec
10 19 (1.94%) VLAN
11 13 (1.33%) VPN
12 10 (1.02%) SAN
13 8 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.51%) NAS
15 4 (0.41%) WAN
15 4 (0.41%) LAN
16 3 (0.31%) Network Security
17 2 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 2 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (55.06%) MongoDB
2 254 (25.94%) MySQL
3 245 (25.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 216 (22.06%) Big Data
5 199 (20.33%) Hadoop
6 153 (15.63%) Relational Database
7 97 (9.91%) RDBMS
8 96 (9.81%) Redis
9 94 (9.60%) SQL Server
10 93 (9.50%) PostgreSQL
11 72 (7.35%) Couchbase
12 63 (6.44%) Apache Hive
13 61 (6.23%) CouchDB
14 57 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (4.90%) HBase
16 32 (3.27%) Oracle Database
17 31 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 30 (3.06%) Riak
19 26 (2.66%) MarkLogic
20 21 (2.15%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 206 (21.04%) Jenkins
2 172 (17.57%) Git (software)
3 132 (13.48%) JIRA
4 103 (10.52%) Subversion
5 85 (8.68%) Maven
6 73 (7.46%) Cucumber
7 60 (6.13%) JUnit
8 56 (5.72%) Hudson
9 48 (4.90%) Selenium
10 31 (3.17%) Eclipse
11 29 (2.96%) Ant
12 27 (2.76%) Gradle
13 25 (2.55%) Jasmine
14 23 (2.35%) Mercurial
15 20 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (1.84%) JMeter
17 17 (1.74%) Mocha
18 16 (1.63%) WebDriver
19 15 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
20 14 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 69 (7.05%) Finance
2 56 (5.72%) Banking
3 29 (2.96%) Games
4 25 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.94%) Retail
6 16 (1.63%) Marketing
7 13 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 9 (0.92%) Publishing
9 7 (0.72%) Electronics
9 7 (0.72%) Legal
9 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.61%) Front Office
11 3 (0.31%) Automotive
11 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.31%) Back Office
12 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.10%) Billing
13 1 (0.10%) German Language
13 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 480 (49.03%) Developer
2 186 (19.00%) Architect
3 173 (17.67%) Java Developer
4 126 (12.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 63 (6.44%) Senior Developer
6 60 (6.13%) Technical Architect
7 54 (5.52%) .NET Developer
8 48 (4.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 48 (4.90%) Data Architect
9 39 (3.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 29 (2.96%) C# Developer
11 28 (2.86%) Digital Architect
11 28 (2.86%) Scala Developer
12 26 (2.66%) Big Data Developer
12 26 (2.66%) Software Engineer
13 24 (2.45%) Senior Architect
13 24 (2.45%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (2.35%) Analyst
14 23 (2.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (28.40%) Web Services
2 218 (22.27%) HTML
3 169 (17.26%) CSS
4 153 (15.63%) Spring
5 151 (15.42%) RESTful
6 144 (14.71%) REST
7 138 (14.10%) JSON
8 132 (13.48%) HTML5
9 130 (13.28%) .NET
10 118 (12.05%) XML
11 114 (11.64%) AngularJS
12 111 (11.34%) jQuery
13 80 (8.17%) SOAP
14 78 (7.97%) J2EE
15 75 (7.66%) Ruby on Rails
16 73 (7.46%) Django
17 71 (7.25%) CSS3
17 71 (7.25%) Hibernate
18 52 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 46 (4.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 234 (23.90%) Open Source
2 49 (5.01%) User Experience
3 43 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.78%) Clustering
5 30 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 25 (2.55%) Algorithms
6 25 (2.55%) Data Integration
7 24 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 23 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.25%) Replication
10 21 (2.15%) Device Driver
11 19 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.74%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.63%) Online Games
14 15 (1.53%) Digital Media
15 13 (1.33%) Ontologies
15 13 (1.33%) Linked Data
16 11 (1.12%) PKI
17 10 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 353 (36.06%) Linux
2 119 (12.16%) UNIX
3 90 (9.19%) Windows
4 78 (7.97%) CentOS
5 74 (7.56%) Ubuntu
6 33 (3.37%) Debian
6 33 (3.37%) Android
7 24 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.31%) Solaris
13 2 (0.20%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) Fedora
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
14 1 (0.10%) SUSE
14 1 (0.10%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (51.17%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (36.36%) TDD
3 263 (26.86%) DevOps
4 260 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
5 229 (23.39%) Scrum
6 159 (16.24%) BDD
7 153 (15.63%) OO
8 128 (13.07%) Configuration Management
9 121 (12.36%) MVC
10 101 (10.32%) Software Engineering
11 94 (9.60%) Analytics
12 83 (8.48%) Kanban
13 77 (7.87%) SOA
14 76 (7.76%) Pair Programming
15 70 (7.15%) MapReduce
16 69 (7.05%) Data Modelling
17 60 (6.13%) E-Commerce
18 59 (6.03%) Mentoring
19 57 (5.82%) Load Balancing
20 53 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 502 (51.28%) Java
2 250 (25.54%) Python
3 223 (22.78%) SQL
4 218 (22.27%) JavaScript
5 200 (20.43%) Ruby
6 148 (15.12%) Scala
7 125 (12.77%) C#
8 109 (11.13%) PHP
9 101 (10.32%) Bash Shell
10 84 (8.58%) Perl
11 54 (5.52%) Shell Script
12 49 (5.01%) C++
13 35 (3.58%) Groovy
14 28 (2.86%) PL/SQL
15 21 (2.15%) Korn
16 19 (1.94%) C
17 17 (1.74%) SPARQL
18 13 (1.33%) Clojure
19 12 (1.23%) R
20 8 (0.82%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 92 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 64 (6.54%) Degree
3 33 (3.37%) DV Cleared
4 30 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.04%) VCP4
6 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.61%) MCPD
8 3 (0.31%) PhD
8 3 (0.31%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.20%) RHCE
9 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.20%) ISEB
9 2 (0.20%) RHCA
10 1 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.44%) QA
2 4 (0.41%) ISO 14001
2 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (3.27%) vCloud
2 30 (3.06%) HDFS
3 27 (2.76%) Docker
4 17 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (1.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (0.92%) Varnish
7 8 (0.82%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.82%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.82%) Xen
8 7 (0.72%) Postfix
9 6 (0.61%) Sendmail
9 6 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.41%) vSphere
10 4 (0.41%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
12 2 (0.20%) KVM
12 2 (0.20%) XenApp
12 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.20%) Samba
13 1 (0.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 229 (23.39%) Puppet
2 156 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (7.25%) Nagios
4 49 (5.01%) Ansible
5 46 (4.70%) Salt
6 41 (4.19%) ZABBIX
7 33 (3.37%) Vagrant
8 23 (2.35%) Kibana
8 23 (2.35%) Cobbler
9 21 (2.15%) Graphite
10 19 (1.94%) Zenoss
11 17 (1.74%) Cacti
12 16 (1.63%) Oozie
13 15 (1.53%) Graylog
14 14 (1.43%) collectd
14 14 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
15 11 (1.12%) HAProxy
15 11 (1.12%) Ambari
15 11 (1.12%) logstash
16 6 (0.61%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 147 (15.02%) Oracle
2 81 (8.27%) Red Hat
3 53 (5.41%) VMware
4 51 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 39 (3.98%) Splunk
6 28 (2.86%) Twitter
7 26 (2.66%) Cisco
8 25 (2.55%) Atlassian
9 23 (2.35%) IBM
9 23 (2.35%) Rackspace
10 18 (1.84%) Teradata
11 17 (1.74%) Zend
11 17 (1.74%) DigitalOcean
12 16 (1.63%) Tableau
12 16 (1.63%) Perforce
13 15 (1.53%) Informatica
13 15 (1.53%) SAP
13 15 (1.53%) New Relic
14 14 (1.43%) Hortonworks
15 12 (1.23%) Adobe
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