Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 May 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 169 113
Rank change year-on-year +8 -56 -1
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 757 706 1,979
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.66% 1.59% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 7.36% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 517 1,477
10th Percentile £400 £400 £400
25th Percentile £450 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%
75th Percentile £631 £613 £600
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 10
10th Percentile £56.50 " £49.23
25th Percentile £58.00 " £52.50
Median hourly rate £65.50 £58.00 £55.00
Median % change year-on-year +12.93% +5.45% -12.00%
75th Percentile £65.54 " £60.00
90th Percentile £73.45 " "
UK median hourly rate £58.00 £58.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year - +5.45% -12.00%

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 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 9,532 9,593 19,141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.93% 21.65% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,595 6,675 13,462
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
25th Percentile £409 £405 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 142 212
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.80 £14.00
25th Percentile £17.61 £17.87 £17.59
Median hourly rate £24.00 £24.70 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.83% -17.67% +10.46%
75th Percentile £48.75 £45.63 £47.69
90th Percentile £63.75 £57.70 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £24.70 £28.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.33% -5.00%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NoSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NoSQL in England.

Daily rate trend for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NoSQL in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NoSQL in England.

Hourly rate trend for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing NoSQL in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
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 NoSQL within the England region over the 6 months to 18 May 2021. 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 -22 497 £575 +4.55% 219
South East +49 81 £525 +20.00% 88
North of England +16 56 £438 -12.50% 76
North West +27 38 £435 -5.95% 48
South West +53 31 £625 +42.86% 37
Midlands -2 28 £438 +3.55% 40
Yorkshire +11 16 £425 -10.99% 16
East of England +19 15 £475 - 30
East Midlands +15 12 £438 +25.00% 10
West Midlands -17 6 £375 -11.76% 30
North East +12 3 £450 -18.18% 12
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 457 (60.37%) SQL
2 377 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (46.76%) Java
4 286 (37.78%) AWS
5 259 (34.21%) Azure
6 253 (33.42%) Microservices
7 230 (30.38%) Python
8 217 (28.67%) MongoDB
9 201 (26.55%) DevOps
10 192 (25.36%) JavaScript
11 183 (24.17%) Docker
12 178 (23.51%) Kubernetes
13 177 (23.38%) TDD
14 176 (23.25%) Git (software)
15 172 (22.72%) Finance
16 171 (22.59%) Spring
17 164 (21.66%) Kafka
18 162 (21.40%) REST
19 148 (19.55%) Jenkins
20 146 (19.29%) Social Skills
21 142 (18.76%) Node.js
22 141 (18.63%) Scrum
23 139 (18.36%) RESTful
24 138 (18.23%) .NET
25 134 (17.70%) Relational Database
26 132 (17.44%) Linux
27 130 (17.17%) C#
27 130 (17.17%) AngularJS
28 127 (16.78%) Apache Spark
29 125 (16.51%) Software Engineering

NoSQL
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
1 127 (16.78%) Apache Spark
2 51 (6.74%) Confluence
3 46 (6.08%) Apache
4 40 (5.28%) Apache Airflow
5 26 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.72%) JBoss
6 13 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.45%) nginx
9 10 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (1.32%) Luigi
10 9 (1.19%) Mule
10 9 (1.19%) NServiceBus
10 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Fuse
11 8 (1.06%) CMS
12 7 (0.92%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
13 6 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.66%) Drupal
14 5 (0.66%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) SPSS
2 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.40%) Summit
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
3 2 (0.26%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 286 (37.78%) AWS
2 259 (34.21%) Azure
3 94 (12.42%) GCP
4 86 (11.36%) Serverless
5 44 (5.81%) PaaS
6 36 (4.76%) IaaS
7 35 (4.62%) Amazon S3
8 34 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
10 31 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
11 30 (3.96%) Azure Functions
11 30 (3.96%) GitHub
11 30 (3.96%) OpenShift
12 26 (3.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 26 (3.43%) SaaS
13 25 (3.30%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 20 (2.64%) Azure Data Factory
15 19 (2.51%) Amazon EMR
16 18 (2.38%) Power Platform
17 17 (2.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.70%) HTTP
2 15 (1.98%) LAN
3 14 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.32%) Firewall
5 9 (1.19%) DNS
5 9 (1.19%) IPv4
6 8 (1.06%) SSL
7 7 (0.92%) iSCSI
7 7 (0.92%) Network Security
8 6 (0.79%) IPv6
8 6 (0.79%) WAN
9 5 (0.66%) Internet
10 4 (0.53%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.53%) SMTP
11 3 (0.40%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.40%) VPN
12 2 (0.26%) Broadband
12 2 (0.26%) DSL
12 2 (0.26%) SAN
13 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (28.67%) MongoDB
2 134 (17.70%) Relational Database
3 118 (15.59%) SQL Server
4 114 (15.06%) Big Data
5 106 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
6 86 (11.36%) MySQL
7 81 (10.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 79 (10.44%) Data Warehouse
9 77 (10.17%) Hadoop
10 72 (9.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 53 (7.00%) Redis
12 43 (5.68%) RDBMS
13 41 (5.42%) Apache Hive
14 37 (4.89%) Data Lake
14 37 (4.89%) HBase
15 35 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
16 30 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
17 26 (3.43%) Couchbase
18 21 (2.77%) Tableau
19 20 (2.64%) Flink
Development Applications
1 176 (23.25%) Git (software)
2 148 (19.55%) Jenkins
3 108 (14.27%) Maven
4 83 (10.96%) JIRA
5 43 (5.68%) JUnit
6 41 (5.42%) GitLab
7 36 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 35 (4.62%) Gradle
9 33 (4.36%) Selenium
10 29 (3.83%) Mockito
11 27 (3.57%) webpack
12 26 (3.43%) Bitbucket
12 26 (3.43%) TeamCity
13 25 (3.30%) Artifactory
14 23 (3.04%) Subversion
15 22 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 19 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
17 18 (2.38%) FishEye
18 16 (2.11%) Visual Studio
19 15 (1.98%) SonarQube
General
1 172 (22.72%) Finance
2 146 (19.29%) Social Skills
3 112 (14.80%) Banking
4 66 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (7.00%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.70%) Front Office
7 25 (3.30%) Marketing
7 25 (3.30%) Presentation Skills
8 23 (3.04%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.45%) Documentation Skills
9 11 (1.45%) Retail
10 10 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.19%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.06%) Back Office
13 7 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.92%) Organisational Skills
13 7 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.79%) French Language
15 5 (0.66%) Games
16 4 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 416 (54.95%) Developer
2 146 (19.29%) Java Developer
3 89 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 87 (11.49%) Architect
5 75 (9.91%) Senior Developer
6 73 (9.64%) Data Engineer
7 48 (6.34%) .NET Developer
8 44 (5.81%) C# Developer
9 40 (5.28%) Data Architect
10 37 (4.89%) React Developer
11 36 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
12 30 (3.96%) Java Engineer
13 27 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 26 (3.43%) AWS Engineer
14 26 (3.43%) Node.js Developer
15 25 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
16 22 (2.91%) Data Scientist
17 21 (2.77%) Python Developer
18 19 (2.51%) JavaScript Developer
19 18 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (22.59%) Spring
2 164 (21.66%) Kafka
3 162 (21.40%) REST
4 142 (18.76%) Node.js
5 139 (18.36%) RESTful
6 138 (18.23%) .NET
7 130 (17.17%) AngularJS
8 124 (16.38%) Web Services
9 108 (14.27%) React
10 104 (13.74%) Spring Boot
11 101 (13.34%) HTML
12 93 (12.29%) CSS
13 66 (8.72%) JSON
14 54 (7.13%) .NET Core
15 52 (6.87%) Hibernate
16 46 (6.08%) RabbitMQ
17 44 (5.81%) GraphQL
18 43 (5.68%) Redux
18 43 (5.68%) XML
19 33 (4.36%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.06%) Data Structures
2 42 (5.55%) Algorithms
3 41 (5.42%) User Experience
4 29 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 28 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 24 (3.17%) Cloud Native
8 18 (2.38%) Public Cloud
9 14 (1.85%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.72%) Grid Computing
11 12 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (1.45%) iPad
13 10 (1.32%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.32%) Market Risk
13 10 (1.32%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.32%) Replication
14 9 (1.19%) Clustering
14 9 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (17.44%) Linux
2 45 (5.94%) Unix
3 44 (5.81%) Windows
4 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.53%) Android
6 4 (0.53%) CentOS
7 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) VMS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (33.42%) Microservices
3 201 (26.55%) DevOps
4 177 (23.38%) TDD
5 141 (18.63%) Scrum
6 125 (16.51%) Software Engineering
7 121 (15.98%) Test Automation
8 107 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
9 103 (13.61%) BDD
10 100 (13.21%) Analytics
11 89 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
12 88 (11.62%) Data Engineering
13 85 (11.23%) Data Pipeline
14 81 (10.70%) OO
15 72 (9.51%) Open Source
16 70 (9.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 67 (8.85%) ETL
18 66 (8.72%) Computer Science
19 65 (8.59%) SDLC
20 64 (8.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 457 (60.37%) SQL
2 354 (46.76%) Java
3 230 (30.38%) Python
4 192 (25.36%) JavaScript
5 130 (17.17%) C#
6 101 (13.34%) TypeScript
7 96 (12.68%) Scala
8 54 (7.13%) Java 8
9 50 (6.61%) C++
10 35 (4.62%) ES6
11 34 (4.49%) Go
11 34 (4.49%) R
12 25 (3.30%) Groovy
13 22 (2.91%) PHP
14 19 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.51%) Ruby
14 19 (2.51%) T-SQL
15 18 (2.38%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.98%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (7.93%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 40 (5.28%) Degree
4 19 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.79%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.79%) ISEB
6 6 (0.79%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.13%) CISA
8 1 (0.13%) CISM
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.13%) PhD
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.74%) QA
2 31 (4.10%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.66%) GDPR
4 4 (0.53%) MiFID
5 3 (0.40%) SLA
6 2 (0.26%) IFRS
7 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 183 (24.17%) Docker
2 22 (2.91%) HDFS
3 8 (1.06%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.26%) GridGain
6 2 (0.26%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.13%) SRDF
7 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 178 (23.51%) Kubernetes
2 82 (10.83%) Terraform
3 61 (8.06%) Ansible
4 32 (4.23%) Prometheus
5 29 (3.83%) Grafana
6 23 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (2.77%) Puppet
8 13 (1.72%) Istio
9 7 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (0.92%) Kibana
9 7 (0.92%) Oozie
10 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (0.66%) Mesos
11 5 (0.66%) Zipkin
12 4 (0.53%) HP ALM
12 4 (0.53%) Marathon
12 4 (0.53%) SCCM
13 3 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.40%) Nagios
13 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 99 (13.08%) Oracle
2 63 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.00%) Databricks
4 46 (6.08%) Google
5 29 (3.83%) IBM
6 23 (3.04%) Cloudera
6 23 (3.04%) TIBCO
7 20 (2.64%) Splunk
8 19 (2.51%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.45%) SAP
9 11 (1.45%) Sybase
10 10 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.19%) MapR
11 9 (1.19%) Murex
11 9 (1.19%) Talend
11 9 (1.19%) Teradata
12 8 (1.06%) Confluent
12 8 (1.06%) New Relic
13 7 (0.92%) F5
13 7 (0.92%) MuleSoft