Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Neo4j skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Neo4j over the 6 months to 15 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.

Neo Technology Neo4j
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 704 725 677
Rank change year-on-year +21 -48 +67
Contract jobs citing Neo4j 156 110 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 0.55% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 80 155
England median daily rate £550 £505 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.91% -1.46% +17.82%
10th Percentile £444 £413 £409
90th Percentile £626 £675 £633
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +19.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £19.50 - -

Neo4j 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 21,440 19,952 22,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.95% 22.64% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,124 13,424 15,241
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 227 332
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +7.02% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.17 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.65 £52.50 £50.90
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

Neo4j
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Neo4j as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Neo4j in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Neo4j in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Neo4j in England

Neo4j
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Neo4j in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Neo4j in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Neo4j within the England region over the 6 months to 15 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
London +9 122 £550 +4.76% 16
South East -5 22 £525 +15.07% 11
North of England - 10 £450 -
North West - 9 £450 -
South West -17 1 £475 +5.56% 2
Midlands -21 1 £425 +21.43% 2
West Midlands -26 1 £425 +21.43% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Neo4j
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Neo4j 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 England region with a requirement for Neo4j.

1 77 (49.36%) Java
2 73 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (46.15%) MongoDB
4 63 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
5 60 (38.46%) TDD
6 55 (35.26%) REST
7 54 (34.62%) BDD
8 53 (33.97%) Elasticsearch
9 51 (32.69%) NoSQL
9 51 (32.69%) SQL
9 51 (32.69%) Linux
10 47 (30.13%) JAX-RS
11 45 (28.85%) Dropwizard
12 44 (28.21%) Microservices
13 42 (26.92%) HTTP
14 41 (26.28%) Maven
14 41 (26.28%) Continuous Deployment
15 39 (25.00%) Web Development
15 39 (25.00%) HTML
15 39 (25.00%) Node.js
15 39 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 37 (23.72%) Relational Database
17 34 (21.79%) JavaScript
18 32 (20.51%) Hibernate
18 32 (20.51%) Test Automation
19 31 (19.87%) Redis
20 30 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
20 30 (19.23%) Scrum
20 30 (19.23%) MVC
21 29 (18.59%) Subversion

Neo4j
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 53 (33.97%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (13.46%) Apache Spark
3 13 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 9 (5.77%) Apache Pig
5 6 (3.85%) SAS
5 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.21%) Apache
7 4 (2.56%) nginx
7 4 (2.56%) WildFly
8 3 (1.92%) IIS
8 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 63 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (14.10%) Serverless
3 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (9.62%) Heroku
5 12 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (7.05%) GitHub
7 10 (6.41%) Amazon Kinesis
7 10 (6.41%) Fastly
8 6 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.92%) Algolia
10 3 (1.92%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 3 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.64%) PaaS
12 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.92%) HTTP
2 8 (5.13%) DNS
3 5 (3.21%) ICMP
3 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 51 (32.69%) NoSQL
3 37 (23.72%) Relational Database
4 31 (19.87%) Redis
5 30 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (15.38%) Big Data
7 21 (13.46%) Hadoop
8 15 (9.62%) MySQL
9 14 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (7.05%) SQL Server
12 9 (5.77%) Apache Hive
13 7 (4.49%) HBase
14 6 (3.85%) CouchDB
14 6 (3.85%) Text Mining
15 5 (3.21%) Blockchain
15 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (3.21%) Flink
15 5 (3.21%) Power BI
16 3 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 41 (26.28%) Maven
2 39 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (18.59%) Cucumber
3 29 (18.59%) Subversion
4 28 (17.95%) Mockito
5 13 (8.33%) webpack
6 12 (7.69%) Gradle
7 10 (6.41%) CircleCI
7 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.85%) SonarQube
9 5 (3.21%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.21%) JIRA
10 4 (2.56%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.56%) Mocha
11 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.28%) RStudio
13 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.64%) git-flow
13 1 (0.64%) GitLab
13 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (8.33%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Banking
3 5 (3.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.92%) Games
4 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Publishing
5 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (69.23%) Developer
2 58 (37.18%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.31%) Senior Developer
4 26 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) Architect
7 10 (6.41%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Data Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Data Scientist
10 6 (3.85%) Agile Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Big Data Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Digital Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (3.21%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.26%) REST
2 47 (30.13%) JAX-RS
3 45 (28.85%) Dropwizard
4 39 (25.00%) HTML
4 39 (25.00%) Node.js
5 32 (20.51%) Hibernate
6 29 (18.59%) Kafka
7 26 (16.67%) Spring
8 21 (13.46%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (12.18%) CSS
9 19 (12.18%) Java EE
9 19 (12.18%) Natural Language Processing
10 16 (10.26%) .NET
10 16 (10.26%) React
11 15 (9.62%) GraphQL
12 14 (8.97%) JSON
13 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (8.33%) Sass
14 12 (7.69%) Handlebars
14 12 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.41%) Algorithms
1 10 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.13%) User Experience
3 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.56%) Fintech
6 3 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.28%) Clustering
7 2 (1.28%) Online Games
7 2 (1.28%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.69%) Linux
2 29 (18.59%) Mac OS X
2 29 (18.59%) Unix
3 7 (4.49%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.21%) Windows
5 3 (1.92%) Android
5 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (38.46%) TDD
3 54 (34.62%) BDD
4 44 (28.21%) Microservices
5 41 (26.28%) Continuous Deployment
6 39 (25.00%) Web Development
7 32 (20.51%) Test Automation
8 30 (19.23%) MVC
8 30 (19.23%) Scrum
9 25 (16.03%) Configuration Management
10 24 (15.38%) DevOps
10 24 (15.38%) Open Source
10 24 (15.38%) Web Design
11 23 (14.74%) Software Engineering
12 21 (13.46%) Kanban
13 20 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (11.54%) Multithreading
15 16 (10.26%) Machine Learning
15 16 (10.26%) Pair Programming
16 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 77 (49.36%) Java
2 51 (32.69%) SQL
3 34 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 25 (16.03%) Java 8
5 23 (14.74%) Python
6 16 (10.26%) C#
7 13 (8.33%) Scala
8 12 (7.69%) Ruby
9 10 (6.41%) R
10 8 (5.13%) Groovy
11 7 (4.49%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.85%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.21%) Go
14 4 (2.56%) Cypher
15 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.28%) SPARQL
16 2 (1.28%) VBA
17 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.64%) GCP
System Software
1 22 (14.10%) Docker
2 4 (2.56%) HDFS
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 22 (14.10%) Kubernetes
2 12 (7.69%) Ansible
3 10 (6.41%) Grafana
3 10 (6.41%) Graphite
3 10 (6.41%) Puppet
4 8 (5.13%) Terraform
5 7 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.21%) Ambari
6 5 (3.21%) Consul
6 5 (3.21%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (3.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (3.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (3.21%) Prometheus
6 5 (3.21%) Sysdig
7 4 (2.56%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.92%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.64%) Kibana
9 1 (0.64%) Oozie
9 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle
3 10 (6.41%) Rackspace
4 6 (3.85%) Google
4 6 (3.85%) Splunk
5 5 (3.21%) IBM
6 4 (2.56%) Tableau
7 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.28%) Databricks
9 1 (0.64%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.64%) Solace