Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 129 157
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28 +72
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 2,242 1,711 1,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.37% 1.96% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.38% 8.69% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,710 1,280 1,262
England median daily rate £514 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.16% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £355 £350
90th Percentile £650 £625 £631
UK median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 3
England median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -30.43%
10th Percentile £17.80 £37.00 £35.50
90th Percentile £76.75 £53.10 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.70% +15.63% -30.43%

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 21,604 19,690 22,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.84% 22.52% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,199 13,184 15,249
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
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 226 242 331
England median hourly rate £33.50 £30.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.84% +7.02% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.39 £9.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.45% +8.77% +14.00%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NoSQL in England

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor 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 16 July 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 +23 1,440 £540 +8.00% 314
North of England +5 320 £425 +1.19% 127
South East +8 295 £469 +4.17% 120
Yorkshire -1 195 £450 +7.14% 40
North West +11 114 £390 -0.95% 72
Midlands -35 76 £475 +3.26% 62
East of England +21 59 £450 +5.88% 51
South West +25 48 £425 +3.03% 42
West Midlands -29 46 £475 - 34
East Midlands -1 29 £475 +15.85% 27
North East -8 11 £475 +5.56% 15
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 England region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 1,288 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1,243 (55.44%) Java
3 994 (44.34%) SQL
4 814 (36.31%) TDD
5 744 (33.18%) Amazon AWS
6 701 (31.27%) MongoDB
7 628 (28.01%) Microservices
8 619 (27.61%) Python
9 582 (25.96%) Docker
10 569 (25.38%) JavaScript
11 567 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
12 544 (24.26%) Git (software)
13 539 (24.04%) DevOps
14 498 (22.21%) Big Data
15 483 (21.54%) Spring
16 470 (20.96%) Linux
17 452 (20.16%) Microsoft Azure
18 450 (20.07%) MySQL
19 439 (19.58%) REST
20 436 (19.45%) Jenkins
21 432 (19.27%) BDD
22 428 (19.09%) Apache Cassandra
23 425 (18.96%) Scala
24 413 (18.42%) Scrum
25 406 (18.11%) Relational Database
26 386 (17.22%) Hadoop
26 386 (17.22%) Kafka
27 383 (17.08%) RESTful
28 380 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
29 376 (16.77%) Node.js

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
1 374 (16.68%) Apache Spark
2 196 (8.74%) Apache
2 196 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
3 175 (7.81%) Tomcat
4 125 (5.58%) WebSphere
5 121 (5.40%) Confluence
6 119 (5.31%) WebLogic
7 103 (4.59%) OpenStack
8 72 (3.21%) Apache Solr
9 71 (3.17%) nginx
10 65 (2.90%) Apache Pig
11 52 (2.32%) JBoss
12 40 (1.78%) CMS
13 29 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
13 29 (1.29%) NServiceBus
13 29 (1.29%) SAS
14 28 (1.25%) Jetty
15 26 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
16 23 (1.03%) Mule ESB
17 22 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.27%) SPSS
3 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.089%) HipChat
4 2 (0.089%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.089%) Shockwave
4 2 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.089%) Stata
5 1 (0.045%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.045%) InVision
5 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.22%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.089%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.089%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.089%) FastStats
5 2 (0.089%) HiPortfolio
5 2 (0.089%) Unica
6 1 (0.045%) Finacle
6 1 (0.045%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.045%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.045%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.045%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 744 (33.18%) Amazon AWS
2 452 (20.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 110 (4.91%) GitHub
4 90 (4.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 73 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
5 73 (3.26%) Serverless
6 72 (3.21%) Amazon S3
7 57 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
8 49 (2.19%) PaaS
9 46 (2.05%) Amazon EMR
10 44 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
10 44 (1.96%) Slack
11 41 (1.83%) Amazon Kinesis
12 39 (1.74%) Google Analytics
13 33 (1.47%) OpenShift
14 28 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
15 27 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
16 25 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
17 23 (1.03%) SaaS
18 17 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (6.38%) HTTP
2 101 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 71 (3.17%) SSL
4 55 (2.45%) DNS
5 45 (2.01%) FTP
6 32 (1.43%) Firewall
7 30 (1.34%) DHCP
7 30 (1.34%) IPsec
8 26 (1.16%) VPN
9 22 (0.98%) Kerberos
10 19 (0.85%) AMQP
10 19 (0.85%) SMS
11 11 (0.49%) RTMP
12 9 (0.40%) Internet
12 9 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
13 8 (0.36%) SMTP
14 7 (0.31%) DVB
15 6 (0.27%) ICMP
16 3 (0.13%) DSL
16 3 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (31.27%) MongoDB
2 498 (22.21%) Big Data
3 450 (20.07%) MySQL
4 428 (19.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 406 (18.11%) Relational Database
6 386 (17.22%) Hadoop
7 380 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
8 301 (13.43%) SQL Server
9 189 (8.43%) RDBMS
10 177 (7.89%) Apache Hive
11 176 (7.85%) Redis
12 141 (6.29%) HBase
13 137 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
14 87 (3.88%) Amazon Redshift
15 78 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 75 (3.35%) Data Lake
17 64 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 58 (2.59%) Neo4j
19 55 (2.45%) Impala
20 54 (2.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 544 (24.26%) Git (software)
2 436 (19.45%) Jenkins
3 233 (10.39%) JIRA
4 200 (8.92%) Maven
5 167 (7.45%) JUnit
6 111 (4.95%) Cucumber
7 96 (4.28%) Subversion
8 93 (4.15%) NUnit
9 87 (3.88%) MSTest
10 83 (3.70%) Gradle
11 78 (3.48%) Mockito
12 71 (3.17%) TeamCity
13 67 (2.99%) Visual Studio
14 63 (2.81%) Selenium
15 60 (2.68%) GitLab
16 51 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
17 46 (2.05%) IntelliJ
17 46 (2.05%) Jasmine
18 44 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
19 39 (1.74%) Artifactory
General
1 355 (15.83%) Finance
2 185 (8.25%) Banking
3 78 (3.48%) Retail
4 71 (3.17%) Games
5 56 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 51 (2.27%) Marketing
7 44 (1.96%) Front Office
8 34 (1.52%) Advertising
9 33 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 19 (0.85%) Legal
11 17 (0.76%) Publishing
12 13 (0.58%) Law
13 12 (0.54%) Back Office
13 12 (0.54%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.45%) Prime Brokerage
15 4 (0.18%) Automotive
15 4 (0.18%) Billing
15 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,347 (60.08%) Developer
2 622 (27.74%) Java Developer
3 228 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 214 (9.55%) Architect
5 194 (8.65%) Data Engineer
6 157 (7.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 135 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 127 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 126 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 119 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
11 116 (5.17%) Scala Developer
12 97 (4.33%) Big Data Engineer
13 96 (4.28%) Java Engineer
14 82 (3.66%) Data Architect
15 79 (3.52%) AWS Engineer
16 74 (3.30%) Big Data Developer
16 74 (3.30%) NoSQL Developer
17 73 (3.26%) C# Developer
18 68 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
19 65 (2.90%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (21.54%) Spring
2 439 (19.58%) REST
3 386 (17.22%) Kafka
4 383 (17.08%) RESTful
5 376 (16.77%) Node.js
6 354 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 352 (15.70%) Web Services
8 304 (13.56%) .NET
9 267 (11.91%) HTML
10 243 (10.84%) CSS
11 241 (10.75%) React
12 223 (9.95%) Spring Boot
13 182 (8.12%) JSON
14 174 (7.76%) Hibernate
15 161 (7.18%) HTML5
16 157 (7.00%) RabbitMQ
17 154 (6.87%) XML
18 127 (5.66%) ASP.NET
19 116 (5.17%) SOAP
20 104 (4.64%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 154 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
2 126 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (4.77%) Algorithms
4 83 (3.70%) Fintech
4 83 (3.70%) User Experience
5 81 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.10%) Data Structures
7 43 (1.92%) Derivative
8 42 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 41 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 34 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
10 34 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
11 25 (1.12%) Mobile App
12 24 (1.07%) Data Centre
12 24 (1.07%) Public Cloud
13 23 (1.03%) HoloLens
14 18 (0.80%) Replication
15 17 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
15 17 (0.76%) PKI
16 15 (0.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 470 (20.96%) Linux
2 160 (7.14%) Unix
3 122 (5.44%) Windows
4 75 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (1.87%) Ubuntu
6 32 (1.43%) CentOS
7 28 (1.25%) Android
8 17 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.49%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.40%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.31%) Debian
12 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.13%) Solaris
13 3 (0.13%) VMS
14 2 (0.089%) AIX
14 2 (0.089%) Fedora
14 2 (0.089%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.089%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.045%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,288 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 814 (36.31%) TDD
3 628 (28.01%) Microservices
4 567 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
5 539 (24.04%) DevOps
6 432 (19.27%) BDD
7 413 (18.42%) Scrum
8 342 (15.25%) Open Source
9 332 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 326 (14.54%) OO
11 281 (12.53%) Test Automation
12 270 (12.04%) Analytics
13 243 (10.84%) MVC
14 202 (9.01%) Kanban
15 201 (8.97%) E-Commerce
16 177 (7.89%) Machine Learning
17 169 (7.54%) Pair Programming
18 164 (7.31%) Problem-Solving
19 160 (7.14%) Configuration Management
20 157 (7.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1,243 (55.44%) Java
2 994 (44.34%) SQL
3 619 (27.61%) Python
4 569 (25.38%) JavaScript
5 425 (18.96%) Scala
6 341 (15.21%) C#
7 312 (13.92%) Java 8
8 175 (7.81%) Ruby
9 122 (5.44%) Bash Shell
10 110 (4.91%) C++
11 97 (4.33%) Perl
12 92 (4.10%) Groovy
13 87 (3.88%) R
14 80 (3.57%) TypeScript
15 79 (3.52%) Go
16 64 (2.85%) PHP
17 62 (2.77%) Shell Script
18 60 (2.68%) ES6
19 45 (2.01%) C
20 35 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 113 (5.04%) Degree
2 66 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 49 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (0.76%) PhD
6 9 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.18%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.13%) CISSP
10 3 (0.13%) ISEB
11 2 (0.089%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.089%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.045%) CEH
12 1 (0.045%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.045%) SANS
12 1 (0.045%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.90%) Data Quality
1 65 (2.90%) QA
2 55 (2.45%) GCP
3 26 (1.16%) GDPR
4 5 (0.22%) PMO
5 3 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.089%) EMIR
6 2 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.089%) MiFID
7 1 (0.045%) HL7
7 1 (0.045%) PSD2
7 1 (0.045%) SLA
7 1 (0.045%) WCAG
System Software
1 582 (25.96%) Docker
2 89 (3.97%) HDFS
3 67 (2.99%) Apache Flume
4 48 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 25 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (0.71%) Active Directory
8 15 (0.67%) etcd
9 11 (0.49%) Ceph
10 9 (0.40%) flannel
10 9 (0.40%) GlusterFS
10 9 (0.40%) SkyDNS
10 9 (0.40%) Xen
11 7 (0.31%) LXC
12 6 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.27%) Varnish
12 6 (0.27%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.27%) vSphere
13 3 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.089%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 289 (12.89%) Puppet
2 280 (12.49%) Ansible
3 270 (12.04%) Kubernetes
4 243 (10.84%) Opscode Chef
5 101 (4.50%) Terraform
6 70 (3.12%) Kibana
7 64 (2.85%) Grafana
8 60 (2.68%) Mesos
9 39 (1.74%) Oozie
10 33 (1.47%) Prometheus
11 32 (1.43%) Marathon
12 28 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
13 26 (1.16%) logstash
14 23 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
15 22 (0.98%) HAProxy
16 18 (0.80%) Consul
17 16 (0.71%) Graylog
18 15 (0.67%) Cobbler
18 15 (0.67%) OpenSSO
18 15 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 278 (12.40%) Oracle
2 169 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 138 (6.16%) Google
4 83 (3.70%) Splunk
5 57 (2.54%) Cloudera
6 53 (2.36%) Hortonworks
7 52 (2.32%) Red Hat
8 43 (1.92%) IBM
8 43 (1.92%) Talend
9 39 (1.74%) Atlassian
10 37 (1.65%) Tableau
11 36 (1.61%) Informatica
12 33 (1.47%) AppDynamics
13 27 (1.20%) MapR
13 27 (1.20%) Teradata
13 27 (1.20%) VMware
14 26 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (0.98%) Sitecore
15 22 (0.98%) Sybase
16 21 (0.94%) Adobe