Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 79 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 +13
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 24 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.83% 0.63% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 3.04% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 16
Cheshire median daily rate £415 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% -12.79% -4.44%
10th Percentile £363 £348 £344
90th Percentile £546 £425 £681
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -10.53%
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 262 263 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.92% 20.69% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 201 293
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £277 £280 £256
90th Percentile £525 £625 £572
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.19% +81.70% -54.97%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.78 £12.90
90th Percentile £36.50 £28.20 £19.13
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% +17.86% -5.41%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +15 16 £375 +9.49% 2
Knutsford - 5 £450 - 1
Warrington -2 1 - - 2
NoSQL
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 15 (62.50%) Docker
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (50.00%) .NET
5 12 (50.00%) C#
6 11 (45.83%) Java
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (45.83%) DB2
6 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
6 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
6 11 (45.83%) Project Management
6 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (45.83%) Teradata
6 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
6 11 (45.83%) Redis
6 11 (45.83%) .NET Core
6 11 (45.83%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (25.00%) Spring
8 6 (25.00%) Microservices
9 5 (20.83%) DevOps
9 5 (20.83%) Gradle
9 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration

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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Jetty
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.67%) OpenShift
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 11 (45.83%) DB2
2 11 (45.83%) Redis
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (16.67%) MySQL
5 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (12.50%) Big Data
5 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 2 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.17%) BigQuery
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.17%) OLTP
7 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Gradle
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) .NET Core
3 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
4 6 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.67%) React
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 3 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (8.33%) Kafka
8 1 (4.17%) Dropwizard
8 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (4.17%) Pandas
8 1 (4.17%) scikit-learn
8 1 (4.17%) SciPy
8 1 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Microservices
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Data Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
8 1 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Docker
2 4 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (16.67%) etcd
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Consul
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Teradata
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 2 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.17%) Google