Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 147 149
Rank change year-on-year +39 +2 +90
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 2,143 1,535 1,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.33% 1.84% 1.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.31% 8.13% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,634 1,140 1,330
England median daily rate £513 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £350
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £510 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
England median hourly rate £62.50 £48.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.21% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £36.60 £46.30 £35.50
90th Percentile £78.48 £50.10 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +31.58% +18.75% -

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 20,779 18,880 21,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.56% 22.63% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,588 12,686 14,675
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £473 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.00% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 220 332
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +10.91% -4.15%
10th Percentile £14.22 £9.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.55 £48.75 £53.43
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £30.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year +7.50% +8.11% -3.28%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +32 1,378 £525 - 431
North of England +9 326 £425 +1.19% 118
South East -10 232 £450 +5.88% 131
Yorkshire +1 192 £450 +8.76% 40
North West +11 118 £375 -9.64% 67
Midlands -17 79 £475 +3.26% 59
East of England +34 77 £450 -10.00% 54
South West +27 55 £438 +7.69% 44
East Midlands +21 42 £475 +17.28% 12
West Midlands -34 37 £475 +2.15% 47
North East +12 17 £475 - 11
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,317 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1,233 (57.54%) Java
3 917 (42.79%) SQL
4 802 (37.42%) TDD
5 693 (32.34%) MongoDB
6 671 (31.31%) Amazon AWS
7 635 (29.63%) Microservices
8 571 (26.64%) Continuous Integration
9 557 (25.99%) Python
10 553 (25.80%) JavaScript
11 547 (25.52%) Docker
12 532 (24.83%) Git (software)
13 530 (24.73%) DevOps
14 471 (21.98%) Spring
15 453 (21.14%) MySQL
15 453 (21.14%) BDD
16 449 (20.95%) Big Data
17 446 (20.81%) REST
18 444 (20.72%) Scrum
19 438 (20.44%) Jenkins
20 435 (20.30%) Linux
21 412 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
22 407 (18.99%) Scala
23 405 (18.90%) RESTful
24 397 (18.53%) Apache Cassandra
25 386 (18.01%) PostgreSQL
26 370 (17.27%) Node.js
27 357 (16.66%) Relational Database
28 351 (16.38%) Kafka
28 351 (16.38%) Hadoop

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
1 341 (15.91%) Apache Spark
2 211 (9.85%) Apache
3 188 (8.77%) Elasticsearch
4 176 (8.21%) Tomcat
5 115 (5.37%) WebLogic
6 114 (5.32%) Confluence
7 104 (4.85%) WebSphere
8 93 (4.34%) OpenStack
9 65 (3.03%) Apache Pig
9 65 (3.03%) nginx
10 55 (2.57%) Apache Solr
11 53 (2.47%) JBoss
12 44 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
12 44 (2.05%) CMS
13 34 (1.59%) NServiceBus
14 30 (1.40%) Mule ESB
15 28 (1.31%) Jetty
16 26 (1.21%) Mule
17 25 (1.17%) SAS
18 24 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 14 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.28%) SPSS
3 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.047%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.047%) HipChat
5 1 (0.047%) InVision
5 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.047%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.047%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.19%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.093%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.093%) FastStats
5 2 (0.093%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.093%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.093%) Unica
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.047%) Finacle
6 1 (0.047%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.047%) Magento
6 1 (0.047%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.047%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 671 (31.31%) Amazon AWS
2 412 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (4.34%) GitHub
4 80 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 69 (3.22%) PaaS
6 62 (2.89%) Serverless
7 60 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
7 60 (2.80%) Amazon S3
8 58 (2.71%) Slack
9 55 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
10 42 (1.96%) Google Analytics
11 41 (1.91%) Amazon Kinesis
12 40 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
14 28 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
14 28 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
15 24 (1.12%) SaaS
16 23 (1.07%) Azure Data Factory
16 23 (1.07%) OpenShift
17 22 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (7.09%) HTTP
2 101 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 65 (3.03%) SSL
4 58 (2.71%) DNS
5 48 (2.24%) FTP
6 35 (1.63%) DHCP
6 35 (1.63%) IPsec
7 33 (1.54%) Firewall
8 25 (1.17%) VPN
9 24 (1.12%) Kerberos
9 24 (1.12%) SMS
10 20 (0.93%) Internet
11 12 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
12 9 (0.42%) BIG-IP
13 7 (0.33%) AMQP
13 7 (0.33%) DVB
13 7 (0.33%) SMTP
14 4 (0.19%) ICMP
15 3 (0.14%) DSL
15 3 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 693 (32.34%) MongoDB
2 453 (21.14%) MySQL
3 449 (20.95%) Big Data
4 397 (18.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 386 (18.01%) PostgreSQL
6 357 (16.66%) Relational Database
7 351 (16.38%) Hadoop
8 287 (13.39%) SQL Server
9 175 (8.17%) RDBMS
10 163 (7.61%) Apache Hive
11 147 (6.86%) Redis
12 141 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
13 123 (5.74%) HBase
14 72 (3.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 65 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
16 63 (2.94%) Data Lake
17 59 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 56 (2.61%) Neo4j
19 52 (2.43%) Impala
20 44 (2.05%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 532 (24.83%) Git (software)
2 438 (20.44%) Jenkins
3 227 (10.59%) JIRA
4 184 (8.59%) JUnit
5 177 (8.26%) Maven
6 121 (5.65%) Cucumber
7 102 (4.76%) Subversion
8 97 (4.53%) Mockito
9 92 (4.29%) Gradle
10 84 (3.92%) NUnit
11 79 (3.69%) MSTest
12 74 (3.45%) TeamCity
13 63 (2.94%) Visual Studio
14 58 (2.71%) Jasmine
15 52 (2.43%) Selenium
16 46 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
17 44 (2.05%) GitLab
18 36 (1.68%) Mercurial
19 34 (1.59%) Vagrant
20 32 (1.49%) Bitbucket
General
1 323 (15.07%) Finance
2 167 (7.79%) Banking
3 85 (3.97%) Games
4 75 (3.50%) Retail
5 70 (3.27%) Marketing
6 43 (2.01%) Investment Banking
7 35 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.54%) Advertising
9 24 (1.12%) Front Office
10 22 (1.03%) Legal
10 22 (1.03%) Retail Banking
11 17 (0.79%) Publishing
12 14 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.61%) Law
14 7 (0.33%) French Language
15 5 (0.23%) Back Office
16 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Digital Economy
17 3 (0.14%) Automotive
17 3 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1,252 (58.42%) Developer
2 615 (28.70%) Java Developer
3 252 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 230 (10.73%) Architect
5 170 (7.93%) Data Engineer
5 170 (7.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 149 (6.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 125 (5.83%) .NET Developer
8 119 (5.55%) Software Engineer
9 113 (5.27%) Full Stack Developer
10 105 (4.90%) Scala Developer
11 84 (3.92%) Java Engineer
12 81 (3.78%) Big Data Engineer
13 80 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
14 79 (3.69%) Data Architect
15 77 (3.59%) C# Developer
16 70 (3.27%) NoSQL Developer
17 66 (3.08%) Technical Architect
18 64 (2.99%) Big Data Developer
19 63 (2.94%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (21.98%) Spring
2 446 (20.81%) REST
3 405 (18.90%) RESTful
4 370 (17.27%) Node.js
5 351 (16.38%) Kafka
6 348 (16.24%) Web Services
7 336 (15.68%) AngularJS
8 313 (14.61%) .NET
9 254 (11.85%) HTML
10 223 (10.41%) CSS
11 218 (10.17%) React
12 203 (9.47%) Spring Boot
13 168 (7.84%) Hibernate
14 167 (7.79%) JSON
15 154 (7.19%) HTML5
16 148 (6.91%) RabbitMQ
17 145 (6.77%) XML
18 133 (6.21%) SOAP
19 107 (4.99%) ASP.NET
20 95 (4.43%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 140 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 96 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (4.20%) Algorithms
5 66 (3.08%) Fintech
6 59 (2.75%) User Experience
7 50 (2.33%) Data Structures
8 40 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 32 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
11 30 (1.40%) Data Centre
12 26 (1.21%) Public Cloud
13 25 (1.17%) Derivative
13 25 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
14 20 (0.93%) Fixed Income
15 18 (0.84%) iPad
15 18 (0.84%) Management Information System
16 17 (0.79%) PKI
17 16 (0.75%) Replication
18 14 (0.65%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 435 (20.30%) Linux
2 166 (7.75%) Unix
3 115 (5.37%) Windows
4 74 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (1.63%) Ubuntu
6 34 (1.59%) Android
7 31 (1.45%) CentOS
8 27 (1.26%) Apple iOS
9 14 (0.65%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.33%) Debian
12 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.19%) VMS
13 2 (0.093%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.093%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.093%) Fedora
13 2 (0.093%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.093%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.047%) AIX
14 1 (0.047%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,317 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 802 (37.42%) TDD
3 635 (29.63%) Microservices
4 571 (26.64%) Continuous Integration
5 530 (24.73%) DevOps
6 453 (21.14%) BDD
7 444 (20.72%) Scrum
8 334 (15.59%) Software Engineering
9 307 (14.33%) Test Automation
10 305 (14.23%) OO
11 292 (13.63%) Open Source
12 256 (11.95%) MVC
13 248 (11.57%) Analytics
14 226 (10.55%) Kanban
15 223 (10.41%) E-Commerce
16 187 (8.73%) Continuous Delivery
17 174 (8.12%) Pair Programming
18 161 (7.51%) Machine Learning
19 152 (7.09%) Configuration Management
20 149 (6.95%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,233 (57.54%) Java
2 917 (42.79%) SQL
3 557 (25.99%) Python
4 553 (25.80%) JavaScript
5 407 (18.99%) Scala
6 341 (15.91%) C#
7 306 (14.28%) Java 8
8 190 (8.87%) Ruby
9 132 (6.16%) Bash Shell
10 106 (4.95%) Groovy
11 104 (4.85%) C++
12 93 (4.34%) Perl
13 80 (3.73%) R
14 77 (3.59%) Shell Script
15 75 (3.50%) PHP
16 66 (3.08%) Go
17 57 (2.66%) ES6
18 47 (2.19%) TypeScript
19 44 (2.05%) C
20 34 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (5.69%) Degree
2 62 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 47 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 43 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (0.56%) Master's Degree
6 11 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.28%) PhD
9 4 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.19%) ISEB
10 3 (0.14%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.093%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.047%) ACCA
12 1 (0.047%) HNC
12 1 (0.047%) MCSD
12 1 (0.047%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.01%) QA
2 52 (2.43%) Data Quality
3 50 (2.33%) GCP
4 28 (1.31%) GDPR
5 4 (0.19%) PMO
5 4 (0.19%) SLA
6 3 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.047%) EMIR
8 1 (0.047%) HL7
8 1 (0.047%) MiFID
8 1 (0.047%) PSD2
System Software
1 547 (25.52%) Docker
2 73 (3.41%) Apache Flume
3 67 (3.13%) HDFS
4 58 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 27 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (0.89%) Active Directory
8 12 (0.56%) Xen
9 7 (0.33%) Varnish
9 7 (0.33%) vSphere
10 6 (0.28%) etcd
10 6 (0.28%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.19%) Ceph
12 4 (0.19%) LXC
12 4 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.093%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.093%) NFS
14 2 (0.093%) Squid
Systems Management
1 274 (12.79%) Puppet
2 265 (12.37%) Ansible
3 227 (10.59%) Kubernetes
4 218 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (3.83%) Terraform
6 63 (2.94%) Grafana
7 62 (2.89%) Kibana
8 47 (2.19%) Oozie
9 45 (2.10%) Mesos
10 32 (1.49%) logstash
11 25 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
12 24 (1.12%) Marathon
13 23 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
14 22 (1.03%) Prometheus
15 19 (0.89%) HAProxy
15 19 (0.89%) Rancher
16 17 (0.79%) Consul
16 17 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
17 16 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
17 16 (0.75%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 268 (12.51%) Oracle
2 178 (8.31%) Microsoft
3 133 (6.21%) Google
4 87 (4.06%) Splunk
5 73 (3.41%) Cloudera
6 61 (2.85%) Red Hat
7 50 (2.33%) Hortonworks
8 47 (2.19%) AppDynamics
9 45 (2.10%) IBM
10 44 (2.05%) Talend
11 43 (2.01%) Tableau
12 36 (1.68%) Informatica
13 30 (1.40%) VMware
14 28 (1.31%) SAP
15 25 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
16 24 (1.12%) Teradata
17 23 (1.07%) MapR
17 23 (1.07%) Sitecore
18 21 (0.98%) Atlassian
19 15 (0.70%) Capita