Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 2017 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
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 108 102
Rank change year-on-year +38 -6 -27
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 19 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.52% 0.48% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.93% 2.03% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 8
Cheshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - -21.76%
10th Percentile £348 £313 £280
90th Percentile £456 £415 £579
North West median daily rate £394 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -25.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 274 443 468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 21.97% 23.53% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 320 309
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £240 £282
90th Percentile £525 £550 £665
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £379
% change year-on-year - -0.99% +12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £20.78 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.36% -37.03% +37.50%
10th Percentile £14.41 £15.00 £21.15
90th Percentile £39.50 £36.25 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +116.56%

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
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 28 July 2017. 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 +23 6 £434 +2.06% 3
Warrington +41 4 £380 -5.00% 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £420 -
NoSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) MongoDB
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 5 (26.32%) RESTful
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) OO
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) Gradle
7 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Node.js
8 3 (15.79%) High Availability
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) JProfiler
8 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (15.79%) DevOps
8 3 (15.79%) Microservices

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 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) tcpdump
1 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Gradle
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
3 3 (15.79%) IntelliJ
3 3 (15.79%) JProfiler
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) Gatling
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Java Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
3 5 (26.32%) RESTful
4 4 (21.05%) J2EE
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) Node.js
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Avro
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (10.53%) Kafka
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) JSP
7 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Security
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Grafana
1 2 (10.53%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Perforce
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Pega
2 2 (10.53%) Workday
3 1 (5.26%) Teradata