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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NoSQL
Rank 223 335 358
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +23
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 531 279 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.46% 2.36% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 219 183
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £576 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -12.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
- -12.88%

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
11910 11800 11987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.68% 22.37% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7516 7332 6837
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 £270 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 198 331
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
England +88 483 £450 +5.88% 220
London +91 364 £450 - 128
City of London +51 74 £450 -2.70% 43
South East +27 34 £400 +15.94% 30
East of England +5 31 £405 +8.00% 12
Scotland +12 26 £650 - 5
South West -46 19 £288 -23.33% 13
Glasgow +4 17 £650 - 3
Hertfordshire - 17 £450 - 5
Wales - 16 £338 - 4
North West +4 15 £425 +36.00% 13
Yorkshire -6 14 £750 +83.93% 13
West Yorkshire -2 13 £750 +83.93% 8
Leeds -8 11 £750 +83.93% 7
Suffolk - 9 £390 - 1
Cheshire - 9 £365 - 7
Somerset -12 8 £288 -23.33% 4
Ipswich - 8 £375 - 1
Bath - 8 £288 - 2
Berkshire +11 7 £501 +49.40% 9
Stirling - 7 £450 -
Surrey -1 6 £400 +10.34% 7
Hampshire -7 5 £375 +16.27% 4
Warrington - 5 £510 - 3
Oxfordshire -1 4 £300 - 8
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £325 -13.33% 6
Cambridge -4 3 £325 - 5
Manchester -9 3 £425 +30.76% 2
Bristol -13 3 - - 3
Bracknell - 3 £501 -

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 544 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
2 494 (51.03%) Java
3 471 (48.66%) MongoDB
4 375 (38.74%) TDD
5 297 (30.68%) Linux
6 294 (30.37%) SQL
7 264 (27.27%) Web Services
8 258 (26.65%) JavaScript
9 242 (25.00%) MySQL
10 228 (23.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 210 (21.69%) Open Source
12 204 (21.07%) BDD
13 202 (20.87%) Scrum
14 201 (20.76%) Hadoop
15 196 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
16 192 (19.83%) Big Data
17 190 (19.63%) Python
18 188 (19.42%) Ruby
19 180 (18.60%) XML
20 179 (18.49%) HTML
21 168 (17.36%) Scala
22 165 (17.05%) JSON
23 160 (16.53%) REST
24 154 (15.91%) Spring
25 147 (15.19%) CSS
26 146 (15.08%) PHP
27 145 (14.98%) DevOps
28 144 (14.88%) C#
29 141 (14.57%) UNIX
30 139 (14.36%) Puppet

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 75 (7.75%) Apache
1 75 (7.75%) Node.js
2 61 (6.30%) Tomcat
3 50 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (4.96%) Apache Pig
5 38 (3.93%) Confluence
6 25 (2.58%) OpenStack
7 20 (2.07%) CMS
8 15 (1.55%) Drupal
9 14 (1.45%) FileNet
9 14 (1.45%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.14%) nginx
10 11 (1.14%) Adobe CQ
11 9 (0.93%) SAS
12 8 (0.83%) Jetty
12 8 (0.83%) Mule
13 6 (0.62%) IIS
13 6 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
14 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 21 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.52%) Mathematica
3 2 (0.21%) SPSS
3 2 (0.21%) Gephi
3 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
4 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 103 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (1.76%) SaaS
5 16 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.55%) GitHub
7 14 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
7 14 (1.45%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.41%) PaaS
10 3 (0.31%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.31%) Heroku
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.10%) Route 53
12 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.48%) Internet
2 45 (4.65%) HTTP
3 42 (4.34%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.69%) SAN
5 24 (2.48%) Firewall
5 24 (2.48%) DNS
6 19 (1.96%) VPN
7 18 (1.86%) Reverse Proxy
8 9 (0.93%) SSL
9 8 (0.83%) AMQP
10 6 (0.62%) LDAP
11 5 (0.52%) BIG-IP
12 4 (0.41%) LAN
12 4 (0.41%) VoIP
12 4 (0.41%) WAN
12 4 (0.41%) RTP
12 4 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (0.31%) NAS
13 3 (0.31%) RTSP
14 2 (0.21%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 471 (48.66%) MongoDB
2 242 (25.00%) MySQL
3 228 (23.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 201 (20.76%) Hadoop
5 192 (19.83%) Big Data
6 105 (10.85%) Relational Database
6 105 (10.85%) SQL Server
7 90 (9.30%) Couchbase
8 82 (8.47%) Redis
9 80 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
9 80 (8.26%) Apache Hive
10 72 (7.44%) HBase
11 65 (6.71%) Data Warehouse
12 58 (5.99%) CouchDB
13 57 (5.89%) RDBMS
14 49 (5.06%) Riak
15 39 (4.03%) RavenDB
16 36 (3.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 34 (3.51%) MarkLogic
18 31 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 130 (13.43%) Jenkins
2 127 (13.12%) Git (software)
3 100 (10.33%) Maven
4 81 (8.37%) Subversion
5 78 (8.06%) Cucumber
6 64 (6.61%) JIRA
7 52 (5.37%) JUnit
8 50 (5.17%) Hudson
9 36 (3.72%) Selenium
10 22 (2.27%) Mockito
11 20 (2.07%) Eclipse
12 17 (1.76%) Ant
13 16 (1.65%) RSpec
13 16 (1.65%) PHPUnit
14 13 (1.34%) IntelliJ
15 12 (1.24%) TeamCity
16 11 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (1.14%) SpecFlow
16 11 (1.14%) Gradle
16 11 (1.14%) Grunt
General
1 92 (9.50%) Finance
2 61 (6.30%) Banking
3 35 (3.62%) Games
4 30 (3.10%) Investment Banking
5 29 (3.00%) Marketing
6 25 (2.58%) Front Office
7 20 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.45%) Advertising
8 14 (1.45%) Publishing
9 11 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.72%) Retail
10 7 (0.72%) Law
10 7 (0.72%) Electronics
11 6 (0.62%) Billing
12 5 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.31%) iGaming
13 3 (0.31%) Legal
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.10%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 546 (56.40%) Developer
2 197 (20.35%) Java Developer
3 186 (19.21%) Architect
4 85 (8.78%) Senior Developer
5 59 (6.10%) Technical Architect
6 54 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 39 (4.03%) PHP Developer
9 36 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
10 34 (3.51%) C# Developer
11 32 (3.31%) Data Architect
12 31 (3.20%) Web Developer
13 29 (3.00%) DBA
14 27 (2.79%) Software Engineer
15 26 (2.69%) Programmer
16 25 (2.58%) Enterprise Architect
17 23 (2.38%) Python Developer
17 23 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
18 20 (2.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 20 (2.07%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (27.27%) Web Services
2 180 (18.60%) XML
3 179 (18.49%) HTML
4 165 (17.05%) JSON
5 160 (16.53%) REST
6 154 (15.91%) Spring
7 147 (15.19%) CSS
8 136 (14.05%) RESTful
9 128 (13.22%) .NET
10 117 (12.09%) HTML5
11 87 (8.99%) SOAP
12 82 (8.47%) AngularJS
13 81 (8.37%) CSS3
14 69 (7.13%) jQuery
15 68 (7.02%) Ruby on Rails
16 65 (6.71%) Hibernate
17 57 (5.89%) Ajax
18 45 (4.65%) Middleware
18 45 (4.65%) Django
19 42 (4.34%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 210 (21.69%) Open Source
2 61 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 52 (5.37%) User Experience
4 43 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 30 (3.10%) Replication
6 18 (1.86%) Data Integration
7 17 (1.76%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.24%) Linked Data
10 12 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.14%) Wiki
11 11 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.14%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.03%) Social Network
12 10 (1.03%) Ontologies
12 10 (1.03%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.03%) Semantic Web
13 9 (0.93%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 297 (30.68%) Linux
2 141 (14.57%) UNIX
3 77 (7.95%) Windows
4 49 (5.06%) CentOS
5 31 (3.20%) Ubuntu
6 26 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.69%) Android
7 21 (2.17%) Debian
8 12 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.14%) VME
10 10 (1.03%) Solaris
10 10 (1.03%) MVS
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.10%) SmartOS
15 1 (0.10%) Fedora
15 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (38.74%) TDD
3 204 (21.07%) BDD
4 202 (20.87%) Scrum
5 196 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
6 145 (14.98%) DevOps
7 138 (14.26%) OO
7 138 (14.26%) MVC
8 96 (9.92%) Kanban
9 95 (9.81%) Configuration Management
10 88 (9.09%) Analytics
10 88 (9.09%) Pair Programming
11 82 (8.47%) Software Engineering
12 72 (7.44%) Mentoring
13 66 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
14 64 (6.61%) E-Commerce
15 61 (6.30%) MapReduce
16 55 (5.68%) Unit Testing
17 54 (5.58%) SOA
18 44 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 494 (51.03%) Java
2 294 (30.37%) SQL
3 258 (26.65%) JavaScript
4 190 (19.63%) Python
5 188 (19.42%) Ruby
6 168 (17.36%) Scala
7 146 (15.08%) PHP
8 144 (14.88%) C#
9 78 (8.06%) C++
10 66 (6.82%) Perl
11 47 (4.86%) Bash Shell
12 38 (3.93%) Shell Script
13 34 (3.51%) Groovy
14 27 (2.79%) C
15 25 (2.58%) PHP5
15 25 (2.58%) Clojure
16 21 (2.17%) R
16 21 (2.17%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.14%) SPARQL
17 11 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (7.02%) Degree
2 46 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 9 (0.93%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.52%) CISSP
7 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.41%) CCNA
7 4 (0.41%) CISM
7 4 (0.41%) CCSA
7 4 (0.41%) JNCIA
8 3 (0.31%) PhD
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.21%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.10%) MCTS
10 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.10%) ACCA
10 1 (0.10%) MCP
10 1 (0.10%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.44%) QA
2 8 (0.83%) COBIT
3 6 (0.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 29 (3.00%) HDFS
2 24 (2.48%) vCloud
3 23 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 23 (2.38%) Apache Flume
4 12 (1.24%) KVM
5 11 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (0.72%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.62%) Docker
8 6 (0.62%) Varnish
9 5 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.52%) Xen
10 3 (0.31%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.21%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.21%) vSphere
12 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 139 (14.36%) Puppet
2 116 (11.98%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (4.44%) Nagios
4 40 (4.13%) ZABBIX
5 36 (3.72%) Salt
6 26 (2.69%) Oozie
7 20 (2.07%) Ansible
7 20 (2.07%) Ambari
8 18 (1.86%) Vagrant
8 18 (1.86%) Cacti
9 17 (1.76%) Kibana
10 14 (1.45%) Zenoss
11 13 (1.34%) Graylog2
12 10 (1.03%) YUM
13 8 (0.83%) logstash
13 8 (0.83%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.72%) StatsD
15 6 (0.62%) Ganglia
16 4 (0.41%) collectd
17 3 (0.31%) OpenView
Vendors
1 128 (13.22%) Oracle
2 61 (6.30%) Microsoft
3 34 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 31 (3.20%) Zend
4 31 (3.20%) Rackspace
5 29 (3.00%) Sybase
6 27 (2.79%) JBoss
7 25 (2.58%) Hortonworks
8 24 (2.48%) Google
9 23 (2.38%) Netezza
10 22 (2.27%) Teradata
11 20 (2.07%) MapR
11 20 (2.07%) IBM
12 18 (1.86%) Perforce
12 18 (1.86%) Splunk
13 16 (1.65%) Twitter
14 14 (1.45%) SAP
14 14 (1.45%) Informatica
14 14 (1.45%) Atlassian
15 13 (1.34%) Tableau
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago