Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 155 102
Rank change year-on-year -7 -53 -2
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 620 1,044 2,265
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.63% 1.70% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.72% 7.85% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 743 1,757
Median daily rate £519 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.14% - +2.44%
10th Percentile £363 £390 £391
90th Percentile £656 £713 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £513 £525
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £58.00 £58.00 £57.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +27.59%
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £58.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -31.03% +5.45% +22.22%

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 8,027 13,306 20,331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.05% 21.68% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,573 9,185 14,326
Median daily rate £488 £484 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% -0.21% +2.11%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £325
90th Percentile £665 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £483 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +1.58% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 187 203
Median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -16.67% -5.23%
10th Percentile £13.46 £13.40 £14.00
90th Percentile £60.55 £62.55 £55.00
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% -12.17%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -19 425 £550 +4.76% 192
South East +43 56 £500 - 66
North of England -5 55 £450 - 59
North West +11 39 £450 +7.46% 30
Midlands +41 32 £425 +1.19% 38
South West +79 18 £375 -22.08% 40
West Midlands +13 13 £325 -23.53% 25
Yorkshire +3 12 £463 -2.63% 16
East Midlands +26 11 £460 +31.43% 13
East of England +40 7 £550 +14.58% 20
North East +24 5 £600 +32.60% 13
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 363 (58.55%) SQL
2 282 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (43.55%) Java
4 227 (36.61%) AWS
5 211 (34.03%) Azure
6 198 (31.94%) MongoDB
7 195 (31.45%) Microservices
8 168 (27.10%) Python
9 163 (26.29%) TDD
10 159 (25.65%) JavaScript
11 156 (25.16%) Git (software)
12 142 (22.90%) DevOps
13 141 (22.74%) Docker
14 140 (22.58%) Finance
15 136 (21.94%) Kubernetes
16 132 (21.29%) REST
17 127 (20.48%) Spring
18 120 (19.35%) Linux
19 119 (19.19%) .NET
20 113 (18.23%) Relational Database
21 112 (18.06%) C#
22 110 (17.74%) Node.js
23 108 (17.42%) Kafka
24 100 (16.13%) React
25 98 (15.81%) Jenkins
26 97 (15.65%) Banking
26 97 (15.65%) RESTful
27 96 (15.48%) Test Automation
27 96 (15.48%) SQL Server
28 93 (15.00%) AngularJS

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 83 (13.39%) Apache Spark
2 49 (7.90%) Confluence
3 21 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.90%) JBoss
5 16 (2.58%) Apache
6 13 (2.10%) NServiceBus
7 12 (1.94%) nginx
7 12 (1.94%) Red Hat Fuse
7 12 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.77%) Mule
9 10 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (1.61%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.13%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (0.97%) CMS
12 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.65%) Drupal
12 4 (0.65%) Jetty
12 4 (0.65%) Jupyter
12 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.48%) Summit
3 2 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 227 (36.61%) AWS
2 211 (34.03%) Azure
3 88 (14.19%) GCP
4 51 (8.23%) Serverless
5 41 (6.61%) Amazon S3
6 30 (4.84%) GitHub
7 29 (4.68%) AWS Lambda
8 28 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 26 (4.19%) OpenShift
10 25 (4.03%) PaaS
11 22 (3.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
12 20 (3.23%) SaaS
13 17 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (2.58%) npm
15 15 (2.42%) Azure Data Factory
15 15 (2.42%) IaaS
16 14 (2.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.90%) HTTP
1 18 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.10%) Firewall
3 8 (1.29%) DNS
4 7 (1.13%) LAN
5 6 (0.97%) Internet
5 6 (0.97%) IPv4
5 6 (0.97%) IPv6
5 6 (0.97%) iSCSI
5 6 (0.97%) VPN
6 5 (0.81%) BGP
6 5 (0.81%) MPLS
6 5 (0.81%) SNMP
6 5 (0.81%) SSL
6 5 (0.81%) WAN
7 4 (0.65%) Network Security
7 4 (0.65%) SMTP
8 3 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.32%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (31.94%) MongoDB
2 113 (18.23%) Relational Database
3 96 (15.48%) SQL Server
4 85 (13.71%) Big Data
5 78 (12.58%) MySQL
6 74 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (11.13%) Hadoop
8 62 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 61 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (7.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 45 (7.26%) Redis
11 39 (6.29%) RDBMS
12 35 (5.65%) Data Lake
13 33 (5.32%) Apache Hive
14 30 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
15 29 (4.68%) Cosmos DB
16 27 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
17 20 (3.23%) Impala
18 17 (2.74%) Couchbase
19 16 (2.58%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 156 (25.16%) Git (software)
2 98 (15.81%) Jenkins
3 89 (14.35%) JIRA
4 60 (9.68%) Maven
5 37 (5.97%) JUnit
6 28 (4.52%) Cucumber
7 27 (4.35%) SonarQube
8 26 (4.19%) Selenium
9 25 (4.03%) GitLab
10 22 (3.55%) webpack
11 21 (3.39%) Mockito
12 20 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (3.23%) Subversion
13 18 (2.90%) Artifactory
14 16 (2.58%) Gradle
14 16 (2.58%) gulp
14 16 (2.58%) Karma Test Runner
14 16 (2.58%) Sonatype Nexus
15 15 (2.42%) Jasmine
15 15 (2.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 140 (22.58%) Finance
2 97 (15.65%) Banking
3 40 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 35 (5.65%) Front Office
5 22 (3.55%) Public Sector
6 17 (2.74%) Marketing
7 12 (1.94%) Retail
8 8 (1.29%) Games
8 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.48%) Automotive
11 3 (0.48%) Electronics
11 3 (0.48%) French Language
11 3 (0.48%) Legal
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Military
12 2 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 345 (55.65%) Developer
2 93 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 77 (12.42%) Architect
4 68 (10.97%) Senior Developer
5 64 (10.32%) Full Stack Developer
6 59 (9.52%) Data Engineer
7 40 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 37 (5.97%) React Developer
9 34 (5.48%) C# Developer
10 29 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
11 27 (4.35%) Data Architect
12 26 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (4.03%) Python Developer
14 22 (3.55%) Java Engineer
14 22 (3.55%) Node.js Developer
15 21 (3.39%) Software Engineer
15 21 (3.39%) SQL Developer
16 20 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
17 16 (2.58%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (21.29%) REST
2 127 (20.48%) Spring
3 119 (19.19%) .NET
4 110 (17.74%) Node.js
5 108 (17.42%) Kafka
6 100 (16.13%) React
7 97 (15.65%) RESTful
8 93 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 87 (14.03%) Web Services
10 82 (13.23%) HTML
11 80 (12.90%) CSS
12 77 (12.42%) Spring Boot
13 55 (8.87%) JSON
14 45 (7.26%) .NET Core
15 44 (7.10%) XML
16 41 (6.61%) Hibernate
17 40 (6.45%) Redux
18 38 (6.13%) GraphQL
19 37 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
20 34 (5.48%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.26%) User Experience
3 40 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 33 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 26 (4.19%) Fixed Income
7 21 (3.39%) Public Cloud
8 17 (2.74%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.26%) Cloud Native
10 13 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.94%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.45%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.45%) Swaptions
13 7 (1.13%) Clustering
14 6 (0.97%) Equities
14 6 (0.97%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.97%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 120 (19.35%) Linux
2 45 (7.26%) Unix
3 33 (5.32%) Windows
4 19 (3.06%) Android
4 19 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.13%) CentOS
6 6 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.48%) Fedora
7 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.32%) VMS
9 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (31.45%) Microservices
3 163 (26.29%) TDD
4 142 (22.90%) DevOps
5 96 (15.48%) Test Automation
6 86 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
6 86 (13.87%) Scrum
7 82 (13.23%) BDD
8 79 (12.74%) Software Engineering
9 76 (12.26%) OO
10 71 (11.45%) Analytics
11 70 (11.29%) ETL
12 69 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (10.00%) Data Modelling
14 60 (9.68%) Open Source
15 56 (9.03%) SDLC
16 51 (8.23%) Data Science
17 50 (8.06%) Computer Science
18 49 (7.90%) Unit Testing
19 48 (7.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 363 (58.55%) SQL
2 270 (43.55%) Java
3 168 (27.10%) Python
4 159 (25.65%) JavaScript
5 112 (18.06%) C#
6 76 (12.26%) TypeScript
7 67 (10.81%) Scala
8 40 (6.45%) Kotlin
9 38 (6.13%) Java 8
10 30 (4.84%) Go
11 28 (4.52%) ES6
11 28 (4.52%) PHP
12 23 (3.71%) C++
12 23 (3.71%) Shell Script
12 23 (3.71%) T-SQL
13 20 (3.23%) PL/SQL
14 17 (2.74%) R
15 16 (2.58%) Perl
16 14 (2.26%) Groovy
17 12 (1.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (5.81%) Degree
1 36 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 26 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.45%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.13%) AWS Certification
5 7 (1.13%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.48%) PhD
7 1 (0.16%) CCNA
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.16%) CISM
7 1 (0.16%) CISSP
7 1 (0.16%) ISEB
7 1 (0.16%) ISSMP
7 1 (0.16%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.16%) QA
2 8 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.65%) MiFID
4 2 (0.32%) IFRS
5 1 (0.16%) GDPR
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 141 (22.74%) Docker
2 28 (4.52%) HDFS
3 5 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.65%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 4 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.16%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.16%) iptables
5 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 136 (21.94%) Kubernetes
2 48 (7.74%) Terraform
3 42 (6.77%) Ansible
4 28 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (4.03%) Puppet
6 19 (3.06%) Prometheus
7 16 (2.58%) Grafana
8 9 (1.45%) Istio
9 8 (1.29%) Netcool
10 6 (0.97%) Kibana
10 6 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (0.97%) Zipkin
11 4 (0.65%) HP ALM
11 4 (0.65%) Rancher
12 3 (0.48%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.48%) Galera Cluster
12 3 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (0.48%) Marathon
12 3 (0.48%) Mesos
Vendors
1 58 (9.35%) Oracle
2 52 (8.39%) Google
3 51 (8.23%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.39%) Cloudera
4 21 (3.39%) Databricks
4 21 (3.39%) Murex
5 20 (3.23%) Splunk
6 19 (3.06%) IBM
7 17 (2.74%) Atlassian
8 14 (2.26%) Sybase
8 14 (2.26%) TIBCO
9 12 (1.94%) Confluent
9 12 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.77%) AppDynamics
10 11 (1.77%) MuleSoft
10 11 (1.77%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.61%) Talend
12 9 (1.45%) Teradata
13 8 (1.29%) SevOne
14 7 (1.13%) Hortonworks