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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NoSQL
Rank 228 253 379
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +126
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 531 411 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.78% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.42% 3.64% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 283 127
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£450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +26.92%
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
12007 11287 9901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.43% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7882 7211 5979
Average daily rate £400 £397 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 184 212
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +41 507 £450 - 284
London 0 252 £488 +2.63% 165
Yorkshire +20 59 £400 +3.22% 12
City of London -19 46 £475 +5.55% 38
South West +33 42 £400 +14.28% 14
West Yorkshire +11 39 £415 +7.79% 8
North West +10 38 £500 +42.85% 16
North East +23 37 £445 - 7
Tyne and Wear +24 36 £445 - 7
Leeds +8 36 £415 +16.90% 3
South East -11 36 £400 -5.88% 33
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 35 £445 - 4
Somerset +33 22 £436 +51.73% 4
South Yorkshire +7 22 £400 +20.75% 2
East of England -5 22 £425 -10.52% 20
Taunton - 22 £436 - 1
Sheffield +14 19 £400 +3.22% 2
Surrey +7 17 £520 - 3
Scotland +7 17 £450 +5.88% 11
East Midlands 0 17 £575 - 3
Manchester -1 16 £475 +35.71% 8
Cambridgeshire 0 15 £400 - 11
Lancashire - 14 £556 -
Edinburgh - 13 £438 - 8
Exeter - 9 £400 - 1
Blackpool - 9 £570 -
Nottingham - 9 £575 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 9 £575 - 1
Devon - 9 £400 - 2
West Midlands -9 8 £375 -12.79% 13

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (55.57%) MongoDB
2 520 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
3 459 (47.32%) Java
4 381 (39.28%) TDD
5 287 (29.59%) Linux
6 266 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
7 257 (26.49%) Web Services
8 241 (24.85%) JavaScript
9 236 (24.33%) Scrum
10 232 (23.92%) Python
11 226 (23.30%) HTML
12 220 (22.68%) SQL
13 218 (22.47%) DevOps
14 209 (21.55%) MySQL
15 206 (21.24%) Open Source
16 204 (21.03%) Apache Cassandra
17 195 (20.10%) Ruby
18 193 (19.90%) Puppet
19 188 (19.38%) Big Data
20 183 (18.87%) BDD
21 180 (18.56%) Amazon AWS
22 178 (18.35%) Hadoop
23 175 (18.04%) Jenkins
24 173 (17.84%) Git (software)
25 164 (16.91%) CSS
26 163 (16.80%) RESTful
27 161 (16.60%) .NET
28 154 (15.88%) C#
29 152 (15.67%) MVC
29 152 (15.67%) Scala

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (11.13%) Node.js
2 97 (10.00%) Apache
3 70 (7.22%) Elasticsearch
4 67 (6.91%) Tomcat
5 53 (5.46%) nginx
6 48 (4.95%) Confluence
7 36 (3.71%) OpenStack
8 34 (3.51%) Apache Solr
8 34 (3.51%) Apache Pig
9 28 (2.89%) Apache Spark
10 27 (2.78%) WebLogic
11 25 (2.58%) JBoss
12 17 (1.75%) SAS
13 15 (1.55%) Mule ESB
13 15 (1.55%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.34%) CMS
15 12 (1.24%) Alfresco
15 12 (1.24%) Jetty
16 10 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
17 8 (0.82%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (0.52%) SPSS
2 4 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.10%) Weka
3 1 (0.10%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.41%) Summit
3 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 180 (18.56%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.40%) SaaS
4 26 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (1.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.65%) Heroku
7 16 (1.65%) Amazon S3
8 15 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.55%) PaaS
9 11 (1.13%) GitHub
10 9 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (0.82%) Route 53
12 7 (0.72%) Engine Yard
13 6 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 6 (0.62%) IaaS
13 6 (0.62%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.11%) HTTP
2 63 (6.49%) Internet
3 51 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 50 (5.15%) DNS
5 43 (4.43%) Firewall
6 30 (3.09%) SSL
7 26 (2.68%) AMQP
8 24 (2.47%) DHCP
9 23 (2.37%) FTP
10 22 (2.27%) IPsec
11 19 (1.96%) VPN
12 12 (1.24%) VLAN
13 9 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (0.62%) LAN
15 6 (0.62%) WAN
15 6 (0.62%) HTTPS
15 6 (0.62%) DMZ
16 5 (0.52%) SAN
16 5 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (55.57%) MongoDB
2 209 (21.55%) MySQL
3 204 (21.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 188 (19.38%) Big Data
5 178 (18.35%) Hadoop
6 144 (14.85%) Relational Database
7 100 (10.31%) SQL Server
8 98 (10.10%) Redis
9 94 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
10 89 (9.18%) RDBMS
11 69 (7.11%) Couchbase
11 69 (7.11%) CouchDB
12 55 (5.67%) Apache Hive
13 45 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
14 41 (4.23%) HBase
15 26 (2.68%) Oracle Database
16 16 (1.65%) SimpleDB
16 16 (1.65%) Triplestore
17 14 (1.44%) DB2
17 14 (1.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 175 (18.04%) Jenkins
2 173 (17.84%) Git (software)
3 85 (8.76%) JIRA
4 63 (6.49%) JUnit
4 63 (6.49%) Subversion
4 63 (6.49%) Maven
5 62 (6.39%) Cucumber
6 52 (5.36%) Selenium
7 40 (4.12%) Gradle
8 34 (3.51%) Mercurial
9 32 (3.30%) Eclipse
10 31 (3.20%) Jasmine
11 27 (2.78%) Hudson
12 25 (2.58%) Ant
13 19 (1.96%) SonarQube
13 19 (1.96%) Artifactory
14 17 (1.75%) Gerrit
15 15 (1.55%) JMeter
16 14 (1.44%) Spock
17 12 (1.24%) Mocha
General
1 120 (12.37%) Finance
2 73 (7.53%) Banking
3 45 (4.64%) Games
4 34 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.47%) Retail
5 24 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.44%) Publishing
7 13 (1.34%) Marketing
8 11 (1.13%) Legal
9 10 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.62%) Front Office
11 5 (0.52%) Electronics
11 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.31%) Back Office
12 3 (0.31%) Advertising
13 2 (0.21%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.10%) iGaming
14 1 (0.10%) Automotive
14 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 491 (50.62%) Developer
2 180 (18.56%) Java Developer
3 163 (16.80%) Architect
4 101 (10.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 91 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 63 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 60 (6.19%) Technical Architect
8 45 (4.64%) Data Architect
9 39 (4.02%) Software Engineer
10 38 (3.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 36 (3.71%) C# Developer
12 35 (3.61%) Analyst
12 35 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
13 32 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 31 (3.20%) Senior Architect
15 27 (2.78%) Scala Developer
15 27 (2.78%) DBA
16 25 (2.58%) Big Data Architect
17 24 (2.47%) Python Developer
18 23 (2.37%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (26.49%) Web Services
2 226 (23.30%) HTML
3 164 (16.91%) CSS
4 163 (16.80%) RESTful
5 161 (16.60%) .NET
6 148 (15.26%) Spring
7 147 (15.15%) REST
8 138 (14.23%) HTML5
9 115 (11.86%) AngularJS
10 111 (11.44%) JSON
11 100 (10.31%) XML
12 84 (8.66%) jQuery
13 66 (6.80%) RabbitMQ
13 66 (6.80%) CSS3
14 65 (6.70%) J2EE
15 64 (6.60%) ASP.NET
16 59 (6.08%) Django
17 57 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 57 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
18 55 (5.67%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.26%) User Experience
2 42 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.58%) Clustering
5 22 (2.27%) Online Games
6 20 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 18 (1.86%) Algorithms
7 18 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 15 (1.55%) Digital Media
9 14 (1.44%) Replication
9 14 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.34%) Device Driver
11 12 (1.24%) Statistics
11 12 (1.24%) Visualisation
12 11 (1.13%) Linked Data
12 11 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.13%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.93%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 287 (29.59%) Linux
2 84 (8.66%) UNIX
3 68 (7.01%) Windows
4 61 (6.29%) CentOS
5 44 (4.54%) Ubuntu
6 34 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.75%) Android
8 10 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.82%) MVS
10 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.72%) VME
10 7 (0.72%) Debian
11 6 (0.62%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.52%) Solaris
13 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (39.28%) TDD
3 266 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
4 236 (24.33%) Scrum
5 218 (22.47%) DevOps
6 206 (21.24%) Open Source
7 183 (18.87%) BDD
8 152 (15.67%) MVC
9 120 (12.37%) Configuration Management
10 104 (10.72%) OO
11 94 (9.69%) Kanban
12 91 (9.38%) Software Engineering
13 85 (8.76%) Analytics
14 72 (7.42%) SOA
15 66 (6.80%) Microservices
16 65 (6.70%) MapReduce
17 61 (6.29%) E-Commerce
18 58 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
19 53 (5.46%) SDLC
19 53 (5.46%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 459 (47.32%) Java
2 241 (24.85%) JavaScript
3 232 (23.92%) Python
4 220 (22.68%) SQL
5 195 (20.10%) Ruby
6 154 (15.88%) C#
7 152 (15.67%) Scala
8 93 (9.59%) Bash Shell
9 79 (8.14%) PHP
10 69 (7.11%) Perl
11 40 (4.12%) Groovy
12 37 (3.81%) C++
13 25 (2.58%) Shell Script
14 20 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 20 (2.06%) R
15 18 (1.86%) Korn
16 17 (1.75%) Clojure
17 15 (1.55%) SPARQL
18 13 (1.34%) C
19 9 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (9.28%) Security Cleared
2 45 (4.64%) Degree
3 39 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.31%) PhD
5 3 (0.31%) MCPD
6 2 (0.21%) ISEB
6 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.39%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) WAI
3 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.41%) ISO 14001
3 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.21%) COBIT
4 2 (0.21%) COREP
4 2 (0.21%) FINREP
System Software
1 49 (5.05%) Docker
2 26 (2.68%) vCloud
3 25 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (2.37%) HDFS
5 13 (1.34%) Apache Flume
6 10 (1.03%) VirtualBox
6 10 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (0.82%) Varnish
8 6 (0.62%) Xen
8 6 (0.62%) Postfix
8 6 (0.62%) Sendmail
9 4 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.41%) vSphere
10 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.21%) GPFS
10 2 (0.21%) Ceph
11 1 (0.10%) Openswan
11 1 (0.10%) XenApp
11 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 193 (19.90%) Puppet
2 146 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (6.60%) Ansible
4 60 (6.19%) Salt
5 34 (3.51%) Nagios
6 31 (3.20%) ZABBIX
7 30 (3.09%) Vagrant
8 24 (2.47%) Graphite
9 23 (2.37%) Rundeck
10 18 (1.86%) HAProxy
10 18 (1.86%) Kibana
11 16 (1.65%) Oozie
12 15 (1.55%) Cobbler
13 13 (1.34%) logstash
14 11 (1.13%) Cacti
14 11 (1.13%) Zenoss
15 10 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
16 6 (0.62%) Graylog
16 6 (0.62%) Opsview
16 6 (0.62%) collectd
Vendors
1 133 (13.71%) Oracle
2 64 (6.60%) Red Hat
3 62 (6.39%) Microsoft
4 56 (5.77%) VMware
5 29 (2.99%) Splunk
6 24 (2.47%) Cisco
7 23 (2.37%) Atlassian
8 21 (2.16%) Google
9 19 (1.96%) IBM
10 17 (1.75%) SaltStack
11 16 (1.65%) SAP
12 15 (1.55%) Tableau
12 15 (1.55%) Teradata
13 14 (1.44%) Zend
14 13 (1.34%) CA
15 12 (1.24%) Rackspace
16 10 (1.03%) Sybase
17 9 (0.93%) Business Objects
18 8 (0.82%) Informatica
18 8 (0.82%) Perforce
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + immediate start
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Rate: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £500 per day + £500 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: based on experience (daily rate)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £600 - £900 a day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago