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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NoSQL
Rank 234 293 352
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +59
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 459 290 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.27% 2.73% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 201 142
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£465 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
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
10750 10606 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.07% 22.02% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7006 6472 6156
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 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 202 226
Average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -6.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.69 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +60 444 £465 +16.25% 256
London +58 288 £488 +8.33% 135
South East +22 47 £375 +11.52% 39
City of London +11 46 £500 +11.11% 38
Yorkshire +13 34 £330 -13.15% 10
South West -34 32 £375 +15.38% 11
West Yorkshire +11 30 £375 -1.31% 4
Leeds +6 30 £375 -1.31% 1
North West +6 22 £475 +48.43% 11
East of England +16 18 £450 +33.33% 25
Devon - 16 £363 -
Manchester - 15 £475 - 3
Berkshire +12 11 £350 -4.10% 12
Scotland -1 10 £450 - 7
Hampshire -15 10 £325 - 7
Surrey -5 9 £413 +24.52% 5
Oxfordshire - 9 £463 - 8
Suffolk - 7 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £500 - 17
Basingstoke - 6 £250 -
Edinburgh - 6 £450 - 2
Exeter - 6 £450 -
Cheshire +7 5 £325 - 8
Bristol -29 5 £450 +20.00% 3
Ipswich - 5 £450 -
Oxford - 5 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £450 - 1
Slough - 4 £308 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £325 - 2
Newbury +1 3 £300 -17.80% 2

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (54.50%) MongoDB
2 510 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
3 503 (50.86%) Java
4 358 (36.20%) Linux
5 339 (34.28%) TDD
6 273 (27.60%) MySQL
7 262 (26.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 258 (26.09%) Web Services
9 251 (25.38%) DevOps
10 245 (24.77%) SQL
11 243 (24.57%) Continuous Integration
12 241 (24.37%) Python
13 233 (23.56%) Open Source
14 228 (23.05%) Big Data
15 222 (22.45%) JavaScript
16 221 (22.35%) Puppet
17 215 (21.74%) HTML
18 214 (21.64%) Scrum
19 204 (20.63%) Jenkins
20 202 (20.42%) Hadoop
20 202 (20.42%) Ruby
21 168 (16.99%) CSS
22 162 (16.38%) Git (software)
23 160 (16.18%) Opscode Chef
24 159 (16.08%) Spring
25 157 (15.87%) Relational Database
26 155 (15.67%) BDD
27 153 (15.47%) OO
28 147 (14.86%) Oracle
28 147 (14.86%) REST

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 108 (10.92%) Apache
2 97 (9.81%) Node.js
3 85 (8.59%) Elasticsearch
4 66 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 63 (6.37%) Confluence
6 57 (5.76%) OpenStack
7 44 (4.45%) nginx
8 38 (3.84%) Apache Spark
9 35 (3.54%) Apache Pig
10 31 (3.13%) CMS
11 27 (2.73%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.72%) FileNet
13 15 (1.52%) WebLogic
14 14 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
15 13 (1.31%) Adobe CQ
15 13 (1.31%) JBoss
16 10 (1.01%) Drupal
16 10 (1.01%) Mule
17 9 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.40%) MS Office
3 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.30%) Summit
3 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 110 (11.12%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.83%) SaaS
4 27 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (2.33%) PaaS
6 18 (1.82%) Heroku
7 17 (1.72%) Amazon S3
8 16 (1.62%) GitHub
9 14 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (1.21%) Engine Yard
11 11 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.61%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.30%) Route 53
14 3 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.30%) IaaS
15 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.20%) ElastiCache
15 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 55 (5.56%) DNS
2 54 (5.46%) Firewall
3 49 (4.95%) Internet
4 47 (4.75%) HTTP
5 29 (2.93%) SSL
6 19 (1.92%) DHCP
6 19 (1.92%) FTP
7 17 (1.72%) IPsec
8 14 (1.42%) VLAN
8 14 (1.42%) AMQP
9 13 (1.31%) VPN
9 13 (1.31%) SAN
10 10 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (0.71%) LAN
11 7 (0.71%) WAN
12 6 (0.61%) LDAP
13 4 (0.40%) NAS
14 3 (0.30%) Network Security
14 3 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (54.50%) MongoDB
2 273 (27.60%) MySQL
3 262 (26.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 228 (23.05%) Big Data
5 202 (20.42%) Hadoop
6 157 (15.87%) Relational Database
7 103 (10.41%) SQL Server
8 99 (10.01%) PostgreSQL
9 91 (9.20%) RDBMS
10 88 (8.90%) Redis
11 86 (8.70%) Couchbase
12 70 (7.08%) Apache Hive
13 64 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
14 62 (6.27%) HBase
15 57 (5.76%) CouchDB
16 44 (4.45%) Riak
17 35 (3.54%) MarkLogic
18 31 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 28 (2.83%) Oracle Database
20 24 (2.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 204 (20.63%) Jenkins
2 162 (16.38%) Git (software)
3 118 (11.93%) JIRA
4 100 (10.11%) Subversion
5 90 (9.10%) Maven
6 74 (7.48%) Cucumber
7 63 (6.37%) Hudson
8 60 (6.07%) JUnit
9 47 (4.75%) Selenium
10 29 (2.93%) Ant
10 29 (2.93%) Eclipse
11 22 (2.22%) Gradle
12 21 (2.12%) Jasmine
13 20 (2.02%) Mercurial
14 18 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (1.72%) RSpec
15 17 (1.72%) JMeter
16 16 (1.62%) WebDriver
17 13 (1.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (7.28%) Banking
2 67 (6.77%) Finance
3 25 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.43%) Marketing
5 22 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.92%) Games
7 17 (1.72%) Retail
8 14 (1.42%) Publishing
9 12 (1.21%) Front Office
10 7 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.71%) Electronics
11 6 (0.61%) Law
12 4 (0.40%) Legal
12 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.30%) Automotive
14 2 (0.20%) German Language
14 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.10%) Billing
15 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 491 (49.65%) Developer
2 197 (19.92%) Architect
3 174 (17.59%) Java Developer
4 119 (12.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 65 (6.57%) Senior Developer
6 57 (5.76%) Technical Architect
7 48 (4.85%) Data Architect
8 45 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 41 (4.15%) .NET Developer
10 40 (4.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 34 (3.44%) C# Developer
12 30 (3.03%) Digital Architect
13 28 (2.83%) Big Data Developer
14 26 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (2.43%) PHP Developer
16 23 (2.33%) Senior Architect
16 23 (2.33%) Software Engineer
17 22 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
17 22 (2.22%) Big Data Architect
18 21 (2.12%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (26.09%) Web Services
2 215 (21.74%) HTML
3 168 (16.99%) CSS
4 159 (16.08%) Spring
5 147 (14.86%) REST
6 136 (13.75%) JSON
7 135 (13.65%) HTML5
8 131 (13.25%) RESTful
9 120 (12.13%) XML
10 119 (12.03%) .NET
11 106 (10.72%) jQuery
12 99 (10.01%) AngularJS
13 82 (8.29%) SOAP
14 77 (7.79%) CSS3
15 76 (7.68%) Ruby on Rails
16 74 (7.48%) J2EE
17 70 (7.08%) Django
17 70 (7.08%) Hibernate
18 54 (5.46%) Ajax
19 48 (4.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 233 (23.56%) Open Source
2 58 (5.86%) User Experience
3 47 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 30 (3.03%) Clustering
6 27 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.63%) Data Structures
8 24 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 22 (2.22%) Replication
10 22 (2.22%) Client/Server
11 21 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (2.12%) Data Integration
12 16 (1.62%) Device Driver
13 15 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (1.42%) Digital Media
15 13 (1.31%) Linked Data
16 11 (1.11%) Online Games
17 10 (1.01%) PKI
17 10 (1.01%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 358 (36.20%) Linux
2 138 (13.95%) UNIX
3 95 (9.61%) Windows
4 77 (7.79%) CentOS
5 69 (6.98%) Ubuntu
6 33 (3.34%) Debian
6 33 (3.34%) Android
7 26 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.71%) Solaris
11 6 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.51%) VME
12 5 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.51%) MVS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (34.28%) TDD
3 251 (25.38%) DevOps
4 243 (24.57%) Continuous Integration
5 214 (21.64%) Scrum
6 155 (15.67%) BDD
7 153 (15.47%) OO
8 119 (12.03%) Configuration Management
9 114 (11.53%) MVC
10 97 (9.81%) Software Engineering
11 94 (9.50%) Analytics
12 81 (8.19%) Kanban
13 80 (8.09%) Pair Programming
14 75 (7.58%) SOA
15 65 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 64 (6.47%) MapReduce
17 57 (5.76%) Data Modelling
18 55 (5.56%) Mentoring
19 53 (5.36%) Release Management
20 52 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 503 (50.86%) Java
2 245 (24.77%) SQL
3 241 (24.37%) Python
4 222 (22.45%) JavaScript
5 202 (20.42%) Ruby
6 146 (14.76%) Scala
7 123 (12.44%) PHP
8 118 (11.93%) C#
9 95 (9.61%) Bash Shell
10 85 (8.59%) Perl
11 56 (5.66%) C++
12 54 (5.46%) Shell Script
13 31 (3.13%) Groovy
14 24 (2.43%) C
15 20 (2.02%) PL/SQL
16 16 (1.62%) Clojure
17 15 (1.52%) PHP5
17 15 (1.52%) Korn
18 14 (1.42%) Haskell
19 12 (1.21%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 78 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 64 (6.47%) Degree
3 29 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.40%) CISM
6 4 (0.40%) CCSA
6 4 (0.40%) CISSP
6 4 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.40%) CCNA
6 4 (0.40%) MCPD
6 4 (0.40%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.30%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.30%) PhD
7 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.20%) RHCE
8 2 (0.20%) ISEB
8 2 (0.20%) RHCA
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.26%) QA
2 10 (1.01%) COBIT
3 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.30%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (3.74%) HDFS
1 37 (3.74%) vCloud
2 26 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 26 (2.63%) Docker
3 19 (1.92%) Apache Flume
3 19 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.81%) Xen
5 8 (0.81%) Varnish
5 8 (0.81%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.71%) Postfix
7 6 (0.61%) vSphere
7 6 (0.61%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.30%) KVM
10 2 (0.20%) Samba
10 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.20%) XenApp
10 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 221 (22.35%) Puppet
2 160 (16.18%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (7.08%) Nagios
4 49 (4.95%) ZABBIX
5 45 (4.55%) Ansible
6 44 (4.45%) Salt
7 31 (3.13%) Vagrant
8 26 (2.63%) Kibana
9 24 (2.43%) Oozie
10 21 (2.12%) Ambari
11 20 (2.02%) Zenoss
12 19 (1.92%) Graphite
13 18 (1.82%) Cobbler
13 18 (1.82%) Cacti
14 16 (1.62%) Graylog2
15 13 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
16 12 (1.21%) logstash
16 12 (1.21%) HAProxy
17 11 (1.11%) collectd
18 5 (0.51%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 147 (14.86%) Oracle
2 73 (7.38%) Red Hat
3 49 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 47 (4.75%) VMware
5 33 (3.34%) Splunk
6 29 (2.93%) Cisco
7 28 (2.83%) Teradata
8 27 (2.73%) Twitter
8 27 (2.73%) IBM
9 26 (2.63%) Rackspace
10 25 (2.53%) Hortonworks
11 23 (2.33%) Netezza
12 22 (2.22%) Zend
12 22 (2.22%) MapR
13 21 (2.12%) Google
14 20 (2.02%) Sybase
15 18 (1.82%) Perforce
15 18 (1.82%) Atlassian
16 17 (1.72%) DigitalOcean
17 15 (1.52%) Informatica
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