Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 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
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 156 99
Rank change year-on-year -10 -57 +8
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 524 1,287 2,400
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.66% 1.74% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.47% 7.98% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 920 1,924
Median daily rate £540 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £387 £386
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £59.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.89% -52.79% +32.97%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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 7,019 16,124 21,346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.24% 21.79% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,552 10,976 15,039
Median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £318
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +1.05% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 234 229
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.45% +8.24%
10th Percentile £14.15 £13.58 £14.00
90th Percentile £55.70 £71.78 £57.36
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.49
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.66% +6.52%

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 2 December 2020.

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
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 2 December 2020. 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 -10 383 £575 +4.55% 166
North of England +13 50 £450 - 60
South East +49 38 £463 -7.50% 54
North West +16 35 £441 -2.00% 32
Midlands +60 28 £388 -13.89% 28
West Midlands +58 17 £350 -24.32% 19
North East +39 10 £495 +16.47% 12
South West +87 9 £288 -28.13% 23
East Midlands +32 8 £480 +33.33% 8
Yorkshire +2 6 £498 +3.65% 16
East of England +48 3 £550 +20.55% 20
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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.

1 296 (56.49%) SQL
2 274 (52.29%) Java
3 230 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (40.27%) AWS
5 183 (34.92%) Azure
6 181 (34.54%) Python
7 175 (33.40%) MongoDB
8 174 (33.21%) Microservices
9 155 (29.58%) Finance
10 150 (28.63%) Docker
11 138 (26.34%) Kubernetes
11 138 (26.34%) Git (software)
12 131 (25.00%) TDD
13 126 (24.05%) JavaScript
14 124 (23.66%) DevOps
15 110 (20.99%) REST
16 108 (20.61%) .NET
17 107 (20.42%) Web Services
18 104 (19.85%) SQL Server
19 100 (19.08%) Linux
19 100 (19.08%) Spring
19 100 (19.08%) GCP
20 99 (18.89%) Kafka
21 97 (18.51%) React
21 97 (18.51%) Banking
22 96 (18.32%) C#
23 88 (16.79%) Node.js
23 88 (16.79%) Jenkins
24 85 (16.22%) Software Engineering
25 80 (15.27%) 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 60 (11.45%) Apache Spark
2 36 (6.87%) Confluence
3 23 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (4.01%) JBoss
5 16 (3.05%) Red Hat Fuse
6 14 (2.67%) Mule
7 13 (2.48%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.91%) Apache
9 7 (1.34%) Apache Airflow
9 7 (1.34%) nginx
9 7 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.15%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.76%) CMS
11 4 (0.76%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.38%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.38%) Jetty
12 2 (0.38%) Luigi
12 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (1.91%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.38%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 211 (40.27%) AWS
2 183 (34.92%) Azure
3 100 (19.08%) GCP
4 58 (11.07%) Serverless
5 43 (8.21%) Amazon S3
6 38 (7.25%) AWS Lambda
6 38 (7.25%) OpenShift
7 35 (6.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 32 (6.11%) GitHub
9 31 (5.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 29 (5.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 27 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (3.44%) Coveralls
13 17 (3.24%) AWS CloudTrail
13 17 (3.24%) PaaS
14 16 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
16 12 (2.29%) Amazon EKS
16 12 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (1.91%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.05%) HTTP
2 12 (2.29%) Firewall
3 11 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.91%) DNS
5 6 (1.15%) Internet
6 5 (0.95%) BGP
6 5 (0.95%) MPLS
6 5 (0.95%) SNMP
6 5 (0.95%) SSL
6 5 (0.95%) VPN
7 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.57%) LAN
7 3 (0.57%) WAN
8 2 (0.38%) AMQP
8 2 (0.38%) DSL
8 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.38%) X.21
9 1 (0.19%) IPv4
9 1 (0.19%) IPv6
9 1 (0.19%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (33.40%) MongoDB
2 104 (19.85%) SQL Server
3 78 (14.89%) Big Data
4 77 (14.69%) Relational Database
5 62 (11.83%) MySQL
6 59 (11.26%) PostgreSQL
7 53 (10.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 52 (9.92%) Hadoop
9 39 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (7.25%) RDBMS
11 37 (7.06%) Redis
12 29 (5.53%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (4.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 22 (4.20%) Cosmos DB
15 21 (4.01%) Data Lake
16 18 (3.44%) Apache Hive
17 13 (2.48%) Tableau
18 12 (2.29%) Impala
19 11 (2.10%) Amazon Redshift
20 10 (1.91%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 138 (26.34%) Git (software)
2 88 (16.79%) Jenkins
3 64 (12.21%) JIRA
4 54 (10.31%) Maven
5 42 (8.02%) JUnit
6 31 (5.92%) SonarQube
7 27 (5.15%) Cucumber
7 27 (5.15%) GitLab
8 22 (4.20%) Artifactory
8 22 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (3.63%) Gradle
9 19 (3.63%) Subversion
10 17 (3.24%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (3.05%) FishEye
11 16 (3.05%) Hudson
11 16 (3.05%) jMock
11 16 (3.05%) Mockito
12 14 (2.67%) gulp
13 13 (2.48%) Karma Test Runner
13 13 (2.48%) webpack
General
1 155 (29.58%) Finance
2 97 (18.51%) Banking
3 63 (12.02%) Front Office
4 38 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.82%) Public Sector
6 12 (2.29%) Games
7 11 (2.10%) Marketing
8 9 (1.72%) Retail
9 6 (1.15%) Electronics
10 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.57%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) Automotive
13 2 (0.38%) Billing
13 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.38%) Legal
13 2 (0.38%) Military
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 278 (53.05%) Developer
2 85 (16.22%) Java Developer
3 71 (13.55%) Architect
4 59 (11.26%) Senior Developer
5 39 (7.44%) Data Engineer
6 36 (6.87%) AWS Engineer
7 32 (6.11%) Data Architect
7 32 (6.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 32 (6.11%) Python Developer
8 31 (5.92%) .NET Developer
9 28 (5.34%) C# Developer
9 28 (5.34%) React Developer
10 26 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 26 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 22 (4.20%) Software Engineer
11 22 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
12 21 (4.01%) AWS Developer
13 20 (3.82%) Java Engineer
14 17 (3.24%) Cloud Engineer
15 16 (3.05%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (20.99%) REST
2 108 (20.61%) .NET
3 107 (20.42%) Web Services
4 100 (19.08%) Spring
5 99 (18.89%) Kafka
6 97 (18.51%) React
7 88 (16.79%) Node.js
8 80 (15.27%) AngularJS
9 72 (13.74%) RESTful
10 65 (12.40%) HTML
11 63 (12.02%) CSS
11 63 (12.02%) Spring Boot
12 37 (7.06%) JSON
13 36 (6.87%) XML
14 33 (6.30%) .NET Framework
15 30 (5.73%) .NET Core
16 29 (5.53%) Elastic Stack
16 29 (5.53%) Hibernate
17 27 (5.15%) GraphQL
18 25 (4.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.69%) Fixed Income
2 40 (7.63%) User Experience
3 36 (6.87%) Derivative
4 35 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
5 34 (6.49%) Equities
6 31 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (5.15%) Public Cloud
8 25 (4.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (4.39%) Data Structures
10 18 (3.44%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (2.48%) Blog
11 13 (2.48%) Cloud Native
11 13 (2.48%) Mobile App
12 11 (2.10%) Algorithms
12 11 (2.10%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.91%) Equity Derivative
13 10 (1.91%) Market Risk
14 9 (1.72%) Swaptions
15 6 (1.15%) Management Information System
15 6 (1.15%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 100 (19.08%) Linux
2 50 (9.54%) Unix
3 37 (7.06%) Windows
4 24 (4.58%) Android
4 24 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.76%) CentOS
6 3 (0.57%) Fedora
7 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) VMS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (33.21%) Microservices
3 131 (25.00%) TDD
4 124 (23.66%) DevOps
5 85 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 75 (14.31%) Test Automation
7 74 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
7 74 (14.12%) Scrum
8 70 (13.36%) BDD
9 67 (12.79%) Analytics
9 67 (12.79%) OO
10 57 (10.88%) Open Source
11 56 (10.69%) Data Modelling
12 55 (10.50%) ETL
13 53 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (10.11%) SDLC
14 52 (9.92%) Computer Science
15 46 (8.78%) Data Science
16 42 (8.02%) Machine Learning
17 40 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 296 (56.49%) SQL
2 274 (52.29%) Java
3 181 (34.54%) Python
4 126 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 96 (18.32%) C#
6 60 (11.45%) Scala
7 42 (8.02%) Kotlin
8 39 (7.44%) Java 8
9 30 (5.73%) C++
9 30 (5.73%) Go
9 30 (5.73%) TypeScript
10 25 (4.77%) ES6
11 24 (4.58%) Shell Script
12 22 (4.20%) Bash Shell
13 21 (4.01%) PHP
14 19 (3.63%) R
15 14 (2.67%) Perl
16 13 (2.48%) T-SQL
17 12 (2.29%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (7.25%) Degree
2 24 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (2.86%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.53%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (0.95%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.57%) PhD
9 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.19%) CCNA
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.19%) CISSP
10 1 (0.19%) CSPO
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.24%) QA
2 10 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.19%) IFRS
4 1 (0.19%) MiFID
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 150 (28.63%) Docker
2 18 (3.44%) HDFS
3 4 (0.76%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.57%) GridGain
5 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.19%) iptables
Systems Management
1 138 (26.34%) Kubernetes
2 51 (9.73%) Terraform
3 39 (7.44%) Ansible
4 35 (6.68%) Puppet
5 28 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (5.15%) Prometheus
7 24 (4.58%) Grafana
8 8 (1.53%) Netcool
8 8 (1.53%) Packer
9 5 (0.95%) Mesos
10 4 (0.76%) Kibana
10 4 (0.76%) Rancher
10 4 (0.76%) Zipkin
11 3 (0.57%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.57%) Istio
11 3 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.38%) Knative
12 2 (0.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 54 (10.31%) Google
2 47 (8.97%) Oracle
3 31 (5.92%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.77%) Murex
5 17 (3.24%) Atlassian
5 17 (3.24%) Databricks
5 17 (3.24%) Sybase
6 15 (2.86%) Cloudera
7 14 (2.67%) IBM
7 14 (2.67%) Splunk
8 13 (2.48%) MuleSoft
9 12 (2.29%) Informatica
10 10 (1.91%) AppDynamics
10 10 (1.91%) Confluent
11 9 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.53%) SevOne
12 8 (1.53%) TIBCO
13 6 (1.15%) Hortonworks
13 6 (1.15%) Zscaler
14 5 (0.95%) Talend