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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NoSQL
Rank 231 231 362
Rank change year-on-year
0 +131
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 576 524 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.94% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 4.39% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 378 198
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% +12.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £35.50

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
13241 11948 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.48% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8690 7380 7206
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 179 204
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.45 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NoSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

NoSQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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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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 -3 539 £489 +2.89% 335
London -3 335 £500 +5.26% 169
City of London +13 75 £525 +5.00% 31
South East -23 43 £425 +6.25% 49
Yorkshire +2 41 £425 -43.33% 19
North East +9 36 £500 +127.27% 6
West Yorkshire +1 33 £413 -45.00% 14
Leeds -4 33 £413 -45.00% 12
Tyne and Wear +5 32 £500 +127.27% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 32 £500 +127.27% 5
East of England 0 28 £425 +7.42% 25
North West -44 25 £475 -6.86% 23
Cambridgeshire +5 16 £375 +25.00% 14
South West -12 16 £400 +32.78% 22
East Midlands - 16 £375 - 9
Wales +3 15 £375 +25.00%
South Wales +1 14 £375 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -14 14 £473 -5.50% 8
West Midlands +8 13 £400 -5.88% 17
Cardiff -2 12 £383 +27.50%
Berkshire -4 11 £475 -5.09% 6
Oxford - 11 £425 - 3
Birmingham +13 10 £375 -18.91% 6
Scotland -2 10 £413 +10.00% 9
Cambridge +1 9 £375 +25.00% 12
Surrey -1 9 £520 +30.00% 8
Cheshire -25 9 £450 -11.98% 6
Manchester -14 8 £450 +5.88% 10
Leicester - 8 £375 -
Leicestershire - 8 £375 - 1

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 681 (62.31%) Agile Software Development
2 572 (52.33%) Java
3 544 (49.77%) MongoDB
4 513 (46.94%) TDD
5 309 (28.27%) Scrum
6 299 (27.36%) JavaScript
7 286 (26.17%) HTML
8 282 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
9 272 (24.89%) SQL
10 246 (22.51%) Linux
11 245 (22.42%) Web Services
12 231 (21.13%) BDD
13 229 (20.95%) Spring
14 228 (20.86%) Open Source
15 218 (19.95%) Git (software)
16 217 (19.85%) Python
17 211 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
17 211 (19.30%) DevOps
18 210 (19.21%) Scala
19 209 (19.12%) Ruby
20 207 (18.94%) C#
21 201 (18.39%) MVC
22 197 (18.02%) .NET
23 195 (17.84%) RESTful
24 189 (17.29%) Jenkins
25 185 (16.93%) REST
26 182 (16.65%) Amazon AWS
27 181 (16.56%) CSS
28 174 (15.92%) MySQL
28 174 (15.92%) Big Data

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 142 (12.99%) Node.js
2 108 (9.88%) Tomcat
3 97 (8.87%) Apache
4 59 (5.40%) Confluence
5 57 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (4.39%) Jetty
7 42 (3.84%) nginx
8 37 (3.39%) Apache Spark
9 36 (3.29%) Apache Solr
10 34 (3.11%) JBoss
11 28 (2.56%) CMS
12 26 (2.38%) Apache Pig
13 25 (2.29%) WebSphere
14 20 (1.83%) WebLogic
15 19 (1.74%) Mule ESB
16 17 (1.56%) Mule
17 13 (1.19%) OpenStack
17 13 (1.19%) Umbraco
18 10 (0.91%) MQSeries
18 10 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (0.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.37%) SPSS
3 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.091%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.091%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 182 (16.65%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (1.28%) GitHub
6 13 (1.19%) SaaS
7 10 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (0.82%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.73%) PaaS
10 7 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.55%) Route 53
11 6 (0.55%) IaaS
11 6 (0.55%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.46%) Heroku
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.18%) Engine Yard
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.091%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.87%) HTTP
2 65 (5.95%) Internet
3 29 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 23 (2.10%) Firewall
5 22 (2.01%) VPN
6 16 (1.46%) DNS
7 15 (1.37%) AMQP
8 14 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (1.10%) HTTPS
10 11 (1.01%) SSL
11 9 (0.82%) Network Security
12 8 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (0.64%) DMZ
13 7 (0.64%) WAN
14 6 (0.55%) LDAP
15 5 (0.46%) DHCP
15 5 (0.46%) SAN
16 3 (0.27%) Intranet
16 3 (0.27%) LAN
16 3 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 544 (49.77%) MongoDB
2 211 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 174 (15.92%) MySQL
3 174 (15.92%) Big Data
4 172 (15.74%) Hadoop
5 125 (11.44%) Relational Database
6 121 (11.07%) SQL Server
7 112 (10.25%) PostgreSQL
8 91 (8.33%) Redis
9 68 (6.22%) CouchDB
10 59 (5.40%) Couchbase
11 54 (4.94%) RDBMS
12 40 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (3.66%) Apache Hive
13 38 (3.48%) HBase
14 20 (1.83%) DB2
15 18 (1.65%) Neo4j
15 18 (1.65%) Oracle Database
16 17 (1.56%) RavenDB
17 12 (1.10%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 218 (19.95%) Git (software)
2 189 (17.29%) Jenkins
3 105 (9.61%) Maven
4 93 (8.51%) JIRA
5 77 (7.04%) Selenium
6 76 (6.95%) Subversion
7 68 (6.22%) JUnit
8 61 (5.58%) Cucumber
9 49 (4.48%) Gradle
10 35 (3.20%) JMeter
10 35 (3.20%) Mercurial
11 34 (3.11%) Mockito
11 34 (3.11%) Hudson
12 27 (2.47%) Jasmine
13 22 (2.01%) SonarQube
14 21 (1.92%) Artifactory
15 19 (1.74%) Gerrit
15 19 (1.74%) TeamCity
16 17 (1.56%) Eclipse
17 15 (1.37%) Ant
General
1 140 (12.81%) Finance
2 89 (8.14%) Banking
3 47 (4.30%) Investment Banking
4 39 (3.57%) Games
5 34 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.74%) Retail
7 19 (1.74%) Marketing
8 17 (1.56%) Publishing
9 9 (0.82%) Legal
9 9 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.82%) Front Office
10 6 (0.55%) Back Office
11 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.37%) Advertising
12 3 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.18%) Local Government
13 2 (0.18%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.091%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.091%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.091%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 651 (59.56%) Developer
2 282 (25.80%) Java Developer
3 191 (17.47%) Architect
4 112 (10.25%) .NET Developer
5 95 (8.69%) Technical Architect
6 81 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 65 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 48 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 47 (4.30%) C# Developer
10 43 (3.93%) Software Engineer
11 41 (3.75%) Scala Developer
12 37 (3.39%) Analyst
13 36 (3.29%) Senior Architect
14 35 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
15 33 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
16 32 (2.93%) PHP Developer
17 30 (2.74%) Digital Architect
18 28 (2.56%) Senior Technical Architect
18 28 (2.56%) Data Architect
19 27 (2.47%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (26.17%) HTML
2 245 (22.42%) Web Services
3 229 (20.95%) Spring
4 197 (18.02%) .NET
5 195 (17.84%) RESTful
6 185 (16.93%) REST
7 181 (16.56%) CSS
8 166 (15.19%) HTML5
9 157 (14.36%) AngularJS
10 153 (14.00%) JSON
11 114 (10.43%) XML
12 108 (9.88%) J2EE
13 97 (8.87%) Hibernate
14 85 (7.78%) ASP.NET
15 82 (7.50%) jQuery
15 82 (7.50%) Play Framework
16 76 (6.95%) ASP.NET Web API
17 73 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 73 (6.68%) Django
18 71 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.86%) User Experience
3 38 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 30 (2.74%) Derivative
5 26 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.10%) Algorithms
6 23 (2.10%) Equity Derivative
7 19 (1.74%) Online Games
8 17 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 16 (1.46%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.28%) Social Media
11 13 (1.19%) Blog
11 13 (1.19%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.19%) Data Centre
12 12 (1.10%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.10%) STB
12 12 (1.10%) Data Integration
13 11 (1.01%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
14 9 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 246 (22.51%) Linux
2 102 (9.33%) UNIX
3 57 (5.22%) Windows
4 45 (4.12%) CentOS
5 36 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.20%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.46%) Mac OS X
8 12 (1.10%) Solaris
9 10 (0.91%) Android
10 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.64%) VME
11 7 (0.64%) MVS
12 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.27%) AIX
16 1 (0.091%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.091%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 681 (62.31%) Agile Software Development
2 513 (46.94%) TDD
3 309 (28.27%) Scrum
4 282 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
5 231 (21.13%) BDD
6 228 (20.86%) Open Source
7 211 (19.30%) DevOps
8 201 (18.39%) MVC
9 128 (11.71%) Pair Programming
10 109 (9.97%) Configuration Management
11 105 (9.61%) Kanban
12 102 (9.33%) OO
13 96 (8.78%) Software Engineering
14 94 (8.60%) E-Commerce
15 83 (7.59%) Microservices
16 81 (7.41%) SOA
17 79 (7.23%) Multithreading
18 68 (6.22%) Analytics
19 65 (5.95%) SDLC
20 61 (5.58%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 572 (52.33%) Java
2 299 (27.36%) JavaScript
3 272 (24.89%) SQL
4 217 (19.85%) Python
5 210 (19.21%) Scala
6 209 (19.12%) Ruby
7 207 (18.94%) C#
8 89 (8.14%) PHP
9 62 (5.67%) Groovy
10 60 (5.49%) Bash Shell
11 43 (3.93%) Perl
12 30 (2.74%) C++
13 24 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 17 (1.56%) R
15 16 (1.46%) Clojure
16 11 (1.01%) C
16 11 (1.01%) T-SQL
17 9 (0.82%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.82%) PHP5
18 8 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 56 (5.12%) Degree
3 48 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.46%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.18%) MCPD
6 2 (0.18%) PhD
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.091%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.091%) ISEB
7 1 (0.091%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.31%) QA
2 7 (0.64%) SLA
3 6 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.46%) WAI
5 2 (0.18%) COREP
5 2 (0.18%) FINREP
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.091%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (7.96%) Docker
2 28 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.20%) Apache Flume
4 18 (1.65%) vCloud
5 15 (1.37%) HDFS
6 6 (0.55%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.18%) GPFS
8 2 (0.18%) Ceph
9 1 (0.091%) Varnish
9 1 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 160 (14.64%) Puppet
2 137 (12.53%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (6.40%) Ansible
4 52 (4.76%) Salt
5 37 (3.39%) Graphite
6 33 (3.02%) Rundeck
7 23 (2.10%) Vagrant
8 20 (1.83%) ZABBIX
9 19 (1.74%) logstash
10 18 (1.65%) HAProxy
11 17 (1.56%) Kibana
12 12 (1.10%) Oozie
13 11 (1.01%) Opsview
14 6 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (0.55%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.55%) OpenAM
14 6 (0.55%) Nagios
15 4 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.37%) Cacti
15 4 (0.37%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 108 (9.88%) Oracle
2 64 (5.86%) Microsoft
3 49 (4.48%) VMware
4 45 (4.12%) Red Hat
5 35 (3.20%) Google
6 25 (2.29%) IBM
7 22 (2.01%) CA
7 22 (2.01%) Zend
7 22 (2.01%) SaltStack
8 19 (1.74%) Splunk
9 18 (1.65%) Atlassian
10 16 (1.46%) Teradata
10 16 (1.46%) SOASTA, Inc
11 13 (1.19%) TIBCO
11 13 (1.19%) Twitter
12 12 (1.10%) Sybase
12 12 (1.10%) AppDynamics
13 11 (1.01%) Cisco
13 11 (1.01%) Hortonworks
13 11 (1.01%) Tealeaf
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