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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NoSQL
Rank 231 327 378
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +51
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 502 285 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.34% 2.43% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 215 138
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£450 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £584
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.75

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
11571 11749 11016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.97% 22.77% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7713 7225 6675
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 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 267 274
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 December 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 December 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 +70 483 £450 +8.43% 184
London +67 310 £475 +5.55% 104
City of London +7 55 £450 - 39
South East +10 53 £375 +11.52% 27
Yorkshire +20 34 £325 +8.33% 6
West Yorkshire +18 32 £330 -2.94% 3
Leeds +22 31 £328 -3.67% 3
East of England 0 23 £450 +38.46% 10
North West +11 22 £475 +41.79% 13
South West -38 19 £400 +25.98% 9
Oxfordshire - 18 £463 - 9
Manchester - 17 £475 - 8
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £510 -
Tyne and Wear - 15 £510 - 2
North East - 15 £510 - 2
Berkshire +12 14 £358 -2.05% 4
Cambridgeshire -4 10 £538 +65.38% 3
Oxford - 9 £375 - 1
Surrey -5 8 £288 -13.20% 3
Scotland +4 7 £485 - 9
Hampshire -14 7 £313 - 2
Suffolk - 7 £450 - 2
Wales - 6 £525 - 2
Hertfordshire - 6 £453 - 4
Basingstoke - 6 £250 -
Bristol -25 5 £400 +6.66% 2
Ipswich - 5 £450 - 2
Slough - 5 £308 -
Cambridge +3 4 £625 +92.30% 3
Glasgow +1 4 £650 -

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 567 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (51.11%) MongoDB
3 526 (50.92%) Java
4 375 (36.30%) Linux
5 372 (36.01%) TDD
6 296 (28.65%) Web Services
7 279 (27.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 274 (26.52%) SQL
9 268 (25.94%) MySQL
10 246 (23.81%) JavaScript
11 245 (23.72%) Python
12 240 (23.23%) Big Data
13 237 (22.94%) DevOps
14 233 (22.56%) Continuous Integration
15 227 (21.97%) Open Source
16 221 (21.39%) Hadoop
17 219 (21.20%) Puppet
18 216 (20.91%) HTML
18 216 (20.91%) Scrum
19 210 (20.33%) Ruby
20 203 (19.65%) Jenkins
21 181 (17.52%) Spring
22 172 (16.65%) UNIX
23 170 (16.46%) JSON
24 168 (16.26%) BDD
24 168 (16.26%) Git (software)
25 166 (16.07%) XML
26 164 (15.88%) CSS
27 163 (15.78%) Scala
28 160 (15.49%) REST

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 104 (10.07%) Apache
2 93 (9.00%) Node.js
3 81 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
4 71 (6.87%) Tomcat
5 69 (6.68%) Confluence
6 52 (5.03%) OpenStack
7 41 (3.97%) Apache Spark
8 36 (3.48%) Apache Pig
9 32 (3.10%) CMS
10 31 (3.00%) nginx
11 24 (2.32%) Apache Solr
12 19 (1.84%) FileNet
13 15 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
14 14 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (1.36%) Drupal
15 13 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
16 11 (1.06%) JBoss
16 11 (1.06%) SharePoint
16 11 (1.06%) Mule
17 9 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.29%) MS Office
2 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.097%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.097%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 119 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (2.13%) PaaS
5 18 (1.74%) SaaS
6 17 (1.65%) GitHub
7 16 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 15 (1.45%) Heroku
9 12 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (1.06%) Engine Yard
11 8 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.58%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.39%) IaaS
14 3 (0.29%) Route 53
15 2 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
16 1 (0.097%) SoftLayer
16 1 (0.097%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 51 (4.94%) Firewall
3 50 (4.84%) Internet
4 44 (4.26%) HTTP
5 42 (4.07%) DNS
6 25 (2.42%) SAN
7 20 (1.94%) VPN
8 19 (1.84%) Reverse Proxy
9 10 (0.97%) VLAN
9 10 (0.97%) SSL
10 9 (0.87%) AMQP
11 6 (0.58%) LAN
11 6 (0.58%) WAN
12 5 (0.48%) LDAP
13 3 (0.29%) NAS
13 3 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (0.29%) Network Security
14 2 (0.19%) SSH
14 2 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 528 (51.11%) MongoDB
2 279 (27.01%) Apache Cassandra
3 268 (25.94%) MySQL
4 240 (23.23%) Big Data
5 221 (21.39%) Hadoop
6 116 (11.23%) Relational Database
7 108 (10.45%) SQL Server
8 101 (9.78%) Redis
9 84 (8.13%) Couchbase
10 81 (7.84%) Apache Hive
11 72 (6.97%) PostgreSQL
12 70 (6.78%) HBase
13 67 (6.49%) CouchDB
14 66 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
15 62 (6.00%) RDBMS
16 52 (5.03%) Riak
17 41 (3.97%) MarkLogic
18 37 (3.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 27 (2.61%) Oracle Database
20 26 (2.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 203 (19.65%) Jenkins
2 168 (16.26%) Git (software)
3 120 (11.62%) JIRA
4 107 (10.36%) Subversion
5 106 (10.26%) Maven
6 82 (7.94%) Cucumber
7 65 (6.29%) JUnit
7 65 (6.29%) Hudson
8 45 (4.36%) Selenium
9 23 (2.23%) Ant
10 22 (2.13%) Eclipse
11 20 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (1.74%) RSpec
13 17 (1.65%) IntelliJ
14 16 (1.55%) Jasmine
14 16 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (1.45%) Mockito
16 13 (1.26%) JMeter
16 13 (1.26%) Gradle
16 13 (1.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 69 (6.68%) Banking
1 69 (6.68%) Finance
2 31 (3.00%) Games
3 24 (2.32%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.23%) Marketing
5 21 (2.03%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.45%) Front Office
7 12 (1.16%) Retail
8 11 (1.06%) Publishing
9 6 (0.58%) Law
9 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.29%) Automotive
13 2 (0.19%) German Language
13 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.19%) Advertising
13 2 (0.19%) Legal
14 1 (0.097%) Back Office
14 1 (0.097%) Billing
Job Titles
1 566 (54.79%) Developer
2 207 (20.04%) Architect
3 196 (18.97%) Java Developer
4 98 (9.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 78 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 57 (5.52%) Technical Architect
7 48 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 41 (3.97%) PHP Developer
9 40 (3.87%) .NET Developer
10 39 (3.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 36 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 35 (3.39%) C# Developer
13 30 (2.90%) Web Developer
14 29 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (2.81%) Big Data Developer
15 28 (2.71%) Digital Architect
16 25 (2.42%) Lead Architect
17 24 (2.32%) Software Engineer
18 23 (2.23%) Scala Developer
19 22 (2.13%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (28.65%) Web Services
2 216 (20.91%) HTML
3 181 (17.52%) Spring
4 170 (16.46%) JSON
5 166 (16.07%) XML
6 164 (15.88%) CSS
7 160 (15.49%) REST
8 155 (15.00%) RESTful
9 136 (13.17%) HTML5
10 122 (11.81%) .NET
11 105 (10.16%) jQuery
12 101 (9.78%) SOAP
12 101 (9.78%) AngularJS
13 78 (7.55%) CSS3
14 76 (7.36%) Hibernate
15 70 (6.78%) J2EE
15 70 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
16 59 (5.71%) Django
17 55 (5.32%) Backbone.js
18 52 (5.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 227 (21.97%) Open Source
2 64 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 55 (5.32%) User Experience
4 38 (3.68%) Visualisation
5 29 (2.81%) Data Structures
6 26 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.42%) Replication
8 24 (2.32%) Algorithms
8 24 (2.32%) Data Integration
9 23 (2.23%) Clustering
10 22 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 21 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (1.26%) Online Games
14 13 (1.26%) Digital Media
15 12 (1.16%) Device Driver
16 11 (1.06%) Linked Data
17 10 (0.97%) Derivative
17 10 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 375 (36.30%) Linux
2 172 (16.65%) UNIX
3 103 (9.97%) Windows
4 75 (7.26%) CentOS
5 66 (6.39%) Ubuntu
6 37 (3.58%) Debian
7 33 (3.19%) Android
8 29 (2.81%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.06%) Solaris
11 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.48%) MVS
12 5 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.48%) VME
13 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.097%) VMS
15 1 (0.097%) Fedora
15 1 (0.097%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (36.01%) TDD
3 237 (22.94%) DevOps
4 233 (22.56%) Continuous Integration
5 216 (20.91%) Scrum
6 168 (16.26%) BDD
7 159 (15.39%) OO
8 130 (12.58%) MVC
9 101 (9.78%) Software Engineering
10 98 (9.49%) Analytics
11 93 (9.00%) Pair Programming
12 92 (8.91%) Configuration Management
13 89 (8.62%) Kanban
14 76 (7.36%) SOA
15 69 (6.68%) E-Commerce
16 68 (6.58%) MapReduce
17 62 (6.00%) Mentoring
18 55 (5.32%) Release Management
19 54 (5.23%) Data Modelling
20 43 (4.16%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 526 (50.92%) Java
2 274 (26.52%) SQL
3 246 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 245 (23.72%) Python
5 210 (20.33%) Ruby
6 163 (15.78%) Scala
7 160 (15.49%) PHP
8 126 (12.20%) C#
9 87 (8.42%) Bash Shell
10 80 (7.74%) Perl
11 66 (6.39%) C++
12 60 (5.81%) Shell Script
13 35 (3.39%) Groovy
14 29 (2.81%) C
15 23 (2.23%) PHP5
16 20 (1.94%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.84%) PowerShell
17 19 (1.84%) Clojure
18 15 (1.45%) Haskell
19 10 (0.97%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 72 (6.97%) Degree
2 68 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.03%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.58%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.48%) CISSP
6 5 (0.48%) PhD
7 4 (0.39%) CCSA
7 4 (0.39%) JNCIA
7 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.39%) CCNA
7 4 (0.39%) CISM
8 3 (0.29%) MCPD
8 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.19%) RHCA
9 2 (0.19%) RHCE
10 1 (0.097%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.61%) QA
2 9 (0.87%) COBIT
3 3 (0.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 39 (3.78%) HDFS
2 37 (3.58%) vCloud
3 25 (2.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 23 (2.23%) Apache Flume
5 21 (2.03%) Docker
6 12 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.48%) Xen
7 5 (0.48%) vSphere
8 4 (0.39%) Postfix
8 4 (0.39%) KVM
9 3 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.19%) Varnish
10 2 (0.19%) Samba
10 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.097%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 219 (21.20%) Puppet
2 158 (15.30%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (6.87%) Nagios
4 48 (4.65%) ZABBIX
5 43 (4.16%) Salt
5 43 (4.16%) Ansible
6 26 (2.52%) Oozie
7 25 (2.42%) Kibana
8 24 (2.32%) Ambari
9 22 (2.13%) Graphite
9 22 (2.13%) Cacti
10 21 (2.03%) Zenoss
11 19 (1.84%) Vagrant
11 19 (1.84%) Graylog2
12 13 (1.26%) Hadoop YARN
13 12 (1.16%) Cobbler
14 10 (0.97%) collectd
15 8 (0.77%) logstash
15 8 (0.77%) HAProxy
16 7 (0.68%) yum
Vendors
1 139 (13.46%) Oracle
2 58 (5.61%) Red Hat
3 54 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 39 (3.78%) Zend
5 33 (3.19%) Splunk
6 29 (2.81%) VMware
6 29 (2.81%) Rackspace
7 28 (2.71%) Twitter
7 28 (2.71%) Hortonworks
7 28 (2.71%) IBM
7 28 (2.71%) Teradata
8 27 (2.61%) Netezza
9 26 (2.52%) MapR
10 24 (2.32%) Perforce
11 23 (2.23%) Cisco
11 23 (2.23%) Sybase
12 22 (2.13%) Google
13 17 (1.65%) Atlassian
13 17 (1.65%) DigitalOcean
14 15 (1.45%) Adobe
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
InterAct Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £275 - £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago