Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

NoSQL
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 71 106
Rank change year-on-year +2 +35 -4
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 26 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.94% 1.40% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.93% 6.54% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 9
Cheshire median daily rate £378 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.93% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £363 £341 £313
90th Percentile £546 £430 £436
North West median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -

NoSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 291 260 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 21.77% 21.36% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 198 327
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +1.97% -5.00%
10th Percentile £261 £280 £240
90th Percentile £538 £527 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £20.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -25.41% -37.03%
10th Percentile £9.00 £13.85 £13.99
90th Percentile £22.00 £27.25 £36.50
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £29.01
% change year-on-year -15.15% +42.18% -25.13%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in Cheshire

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NoSQL in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in Cheshire

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in Cheshire

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +14 19 £375 +9.49% 1
Knutsford -2 3 £450 - 2
Warrington +1 2 £350 -7.89% 1
NoSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 20 (76.92%) Web Services
3 19 (73.08%) Docker
4 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
5 16 (61.54%) .NET
5 16 (61.54%) C#
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (57.69%) Entity Framework
6 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
6 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
7 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 14 (53.85%) DB2
7 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (53.85%) Teradata
7 14 (53.85%) Visual Studio
7 14 (53.85%) Project Management
7 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (53.85%) Redis
7 14 (53.85%) .NET Core
7 14 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (34.62%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
9 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) Spring
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) Groovy
10 5 (19.23%) RESTful

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (19.23%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.85%) npm
4 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 14 (53.85%) DB2
2 14 (53.85%) Redis
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (15.38%) MySQL
5 3 (11.54%) Big Data
5 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
5 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.85%) BigQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 5 (19.23%) Gradle
4 4 (15.38%) Grunt
4 4 (15.38%) Maven
5 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) Geb
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Lead Developer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Lead .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.85%) Hadoop Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) Web Services
2 16 (61.54%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
3 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 15 (57.69%) Entity Framework
4 14 (53.85%) .NET Core
5 6 (23.08%) Spring
6 5 (19.23%) RESTful
6 5 (19.23%) Spring Boot
7 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 4 (15.38%) React
8 2 (7.69%) Kafka
8 2 (7.69%) REST
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (3.85%) Node.js
9 1 (3.85%) RxJava
9 1 (3.85%) scikit-learn
9 1 (3.85%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (53.85%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Microservices
5 4 (15.38%) Build Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.85%) MVC
8 1 (3.85%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) Operations Research
8 1 (3.85%) Physics
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) Groovy
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) Scala
8 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (15.38%) etcd
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (19.23%) Terraform
2 4 (15.38%) Consul
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Teradata
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Splunk
4 2 (7.69%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) Google