The first table below looks at the demand for NoSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NoSQL
Rank 106 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% - 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £325 £444
% change year-on-year
+25.07% -26.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
483 450 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.17% 23.85% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 225 244
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.18% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.31 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £42.20 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
NoSQL
England

NoSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

NoSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NoSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NoSQL across the West Midlands region.

NoSQL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £350 -
Coventry - 2 £430 -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - - 1
NoSQL
England

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) EAI
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) BPEL
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) Java EE
2 6 (46.15%) RESTful
2 6 (46.15%) OSGi
2 6 (46.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) JAX-RS
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
3 5 (38.46%) WSO2
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Log4j
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) JMS
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) MongoDB

NoSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (23.08%) Couchbase
4 2 (15.38%) OLAP
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
2 5 (38.46%) Log4j
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) TextMate
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) RubyGems
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Software Architect
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SOA Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) SOAP
1 6 (46.15%) Java EE
1 6 (46.15%) RESTful
1 6 (46.15%) OSGi
2 5 (38.46%) JAX-RS
2 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) JMS
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) LINQ
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) EAI
2 6 (46.15%) BPEL
2 6 (46.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) CMMI
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PHP5
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) WSO2
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle