Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 154 166 155
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 -49
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 1,191 446 1,412
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.79% 1.68% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.35% 7.33% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 321 1,052
10th Percentile £418 £363 £400
25th Percentile £500 £431 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £533 £527
Median % change year-on-year +12.68% +1.04% +0.38%
75th Percentile £680 £645 £620
90th Percentile £750 £700 £698
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 0 2
10th Percentile £55.52 " £25.13
25th Percentile £62.00 " £30.94
Median hourly rate £65.25 - £40.75
75th Percentile £65.54 " £50.44
90th Percentile £73.36 " £56.18
UK median hourly rate £62.15 - £40.75

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 14,256 6,087 17,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.42% 22.92% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,151 4,255 12,081
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £480
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £628 £600 £575
90th Percentile £719 £688 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +5.53% +4.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 95 226
10th Percentile £16.15 £12.63 £12.25
25th Percentile £21.25 £17.48 £17.06
Median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +32.69% -13.33% -
75th Percentile £61.00 £42.00 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.51 £55.00 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +1.69%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +2 822 £625 +8.70% 258
South East -27 93 £575 +22.34% 81
North of England -40 87 £495 +9.89% 69
North West -20 65 £495 +9.89% 39
Midlands -47 52 £500 +33.33% 40
South West -15 36 £413 +10.00% 27
West Midlands -47 32 £495 +32.00% 19
Yorkshire -34 21 £550 +4.76% 18
East Midlands -32 16 £500 +5.04% 20
East of England -39 10 £475 +5.56% 18
North East -18 1 £475 -4.04% 12
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 633 (53.15%) SQL
2 603 (50.63%) Java
3 564 (47.36%) Agile Software Development
4 484 (40.64%) AWS
5 462 (38.79%) Microservices
6 389 (32.66%) Azure
7 381 (31.99%) DevOps
8 352 (29.55%) Python
9 340 (28.55%) MongoDB
10 316 (26.53%) Docker
11 308 (25.86%) Git (software)
12 301 (25.27%) Kafka
13 286 (24.01%) Jenkins
14 284 (23.85%) TDD
15 280 (23.51%) Kubernetes
15 280 (23.51%) Social Skills
16 277 (23.26%) JavaScript
17 256 (21.49%) REST
18 253 (21.24%) Finance
19 236 (19.82%) Spring
20 215 (18.05%) Software Engineering
20 215 (18.05%) Node.js
20 215 (18.05%) Big Data
21 213 (17.88%) Analytics
22 211 (17.72%) Relational Database
23 205 (17.21%) Scrum
24 196 (16.46%) Apache Spark
24 196 (16.46%) GCP
25 194 (16.29%) Spring Boot
26 188 (15.79%) React

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
1 196 (16.46%) Apache Spark
2 63 (5.29%) Apache
3 55 (4.62%) Apache Airflow
3 55 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (3.61%) Confluence
5 32 (2.69%) Luigi
6 20 (1.68%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 11 (0.92%) GemFire
9 10 (0.84%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.59%) nginx
12 5 (0.42%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.42%) JBoss
12 5 (0.42%) Mule
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.42%) SAS
13 4 (0.34%) CMS
13 4 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 15 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.25%) SPSS
4 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.084%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.084%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.084%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 484 (40.64%) AWS
2 389 (32.66%) Azure
3 196 (16.46%) GCP
4 171 (14.36%) Serverless
5 98 (8.23%) PaaS
6 84 (7.05%) GitHub
7 71 (5.96%) AWS Lambda
8 57 (4.79%) IaaS
9 52 (4.37%) Azure Functions
10 51 (4.28%) Snowflake
11 47 (3.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 42 (3.53%) Power Platform
12 42 (3.53%) SaaS
13 41 (3.44%) Amazon S3
14 40 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
15 33 (2.77%) Amazon EMR
16 32 (2.69%) OpenShift
17 31 (2.60%) Azure Data Factory
17 31 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
18 26 (2.18%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.03%) HTTP
2 30 (2.52%) Firewall
3 18 (1.51%) Internet
3 18 (1.51%) LAN
4 15 (1.26%) HTTPS
5 12 (1.01%) Intranet
6 11 (0.92%) WAN
7 6 (0.50%) DNS
7 6 (0.50%) Network Security
7 6 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.42%) Z-Wave
9 4 (0.34%) IPv4
9 4 (0.34%) SSH
10 3 (0.25%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.25%) SSL
11 2 (0.17%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.17%) DHCP
11 2 (0.17%) SAN
11 2 (0.17%) SNMP
11 2 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (28.55%) MongoDB
2 215 (18.05%) Big Data
3 211 (17.72%) Relational Database
4 171 (14.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 158 (13.27%) PostgreSQL
6 142 (11.92%) MySQL
7 132 (11.08%) SQL Server
8 123 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
9 121 (10.16%) Hadoop
10 95 (7.98%) RDBMS
11 80 (6.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 80 (6.72%) Data Lake
12 78 (6.55%) Redis
13 62 (5.21%) Metadata
14 61 (5.12%) Apache Hive
15 59 (4.95%) BigQuery
16 48 (4.03%) HBase
17 46 (3.86%) Amazon RDS
17 46 (3.86%) Tableau
18 39 (3.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 308 (25.86%) Git (software)
2 286 (24.01%) Jenkins
3 131 (11.00%) Maven
4 84 (7.05%) JIRA
5 80 (6.72%) JUnit
6 64 (5.37%) GitLab
7 57 (4.79%) Mockito
8 56 (4.70%) Cucumber
9 55 (4.62%) Gradle
10 42 (3.53%) Selenium
11 33 (2.77%) Bitbucket
12 32 (2.69%) Subversion
13 31 (2.60%) Postman
14 29 (2.43%) TeamCity
15 27 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
16 24 (2.02%) JMeter
17 22 (1.85%) Jasmine
17 22 (1.85%) webpack
18 21 (1.76%) Artifactory
19 20 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 280 (23.51%) Social Skills
2 253 (21.24%) Finance
3 129 (10.83%) Banking
4 105 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (4.45%) Public Sector
6 47 (3.95%) Presentation Skills
7 42 (3.53%) Front Office
8 39 (3.27%) Investment Banking
9 34 (2.85%) Retail
10 28 (2.35%) Marketing
11 21 (1.76%) Documentation Skills
12 13 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (1.09%) Telecoms
13 12 (1.01%) Games
14 11 (0.92%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.84%) Legal
15 10 (0.84%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.67%) Military
17 7 (0.59%) Back Office
17 7 (0.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 521 (43.74%) Developer
2 226 (18.98%) Java Developer
3 196 (16.46%) Architect
4 125 (10.50%) Data Engineer
5 100 (8.40%) Senior Developer
6 89 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 79 (6.63%) Software Engineer
8 76 (6.38%) Data Architect
9 73 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
10 68 (5.71%) Java Engineer
11 62 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 44 (3.69%) .NET Developer
12 44 (3.69%) Azure Architect
13 40 (3.36%) Java Software Engineer
14 39 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
14 39 (3.27%) Senior Java Engineer
15 37 (3.11%) React Developer
16 31 (2.60%) C# Developer
17 29 (2.43%) Cloud Architect
17 29 (2.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (25.27%) Kafka
2 256 (21.49%) REST
3 236 (19.82%) Spring
4 215 (18.05%) Node.js
5 194 (16.29%) Spring Boot
6 188 (15.79%) React
7 142 (11.92%) RESTful
8 141 (11.84%) AngularJS
9 134 (11.25%) .NET
10 118 (9.91%) Web Services
11 117 (9.82%) HTML
12 112 (9.40%) JSON
13 90 (7.56%) CSS
14 69 (5.79%) XML
15 60 (5.04%) .NET Core
16 53 (4.45%) Hibernate
17 50 (4.20%) SOAP
18 42 (3.53%) Spark Streaming
19 38 (3.19%) GraphQL
20 37 (3.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 66 (5.54%) Data Structures
2 61 (5.12%) Algorithms
3 59 (4.95%) Cloud Native
4 35 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (2.69%) Data Protection Act
5 32 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.52%) Fixed Income
7 29 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
8 28 (2.35%) User Experience
9 27 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 27 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
10 26 (2.18%) Public Cloud
11 25 (2.10%) Data Centre
12 24 (2.02%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.60%) Replication
14 17 (1.43%) iPad
14 17 (1.43%) N-Tier
14 17 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
15 14 (1.18%) Media Streaming
16 12 (1.01%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 175 (14.69%) Linux
2 73 (6.13%) Unix
3 57 (4.79%) Windows
4 18 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (1.34%) Ubuntu
6 11 (0.92%) CentOS
7 10 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.76%) Android
9 7 (0.59%) VMS
10 4 (0.34%) Solaris
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (47.36%) Agile Software Development
2 462 (38.79%) Microservices
3 381 (31.99%) DevOps
4 284 (23.85%) TDD
5 215 (18.05%) Software Engineering
6 213 (17.88%) Analytics
7 205 (17.21%) Scrum
8 181 (15.20%) Full Stack Development
9 148 (12.43%) BDD
10 145 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
11 144 (12.09%) Test Automation
12 134 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
13 118 (9.91%) Data Pipeline
14 117 (9.82%) Data Engineering
15 111 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
16 108 (9.07%) Data Architecture
17 107 (8.98%) Data Modelling
18 106 (8.90%) SDLC
19 102 (8.56%) ETL
20 100 (8.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 633 (53.15%) SQL
2 603 (50.63%) Java
3 352 (29.55%) Python
4 277 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 141 (11.84%) C#
6 137 (11.50%) Scala
7 111 (9.32%) TypeScript
8 100 (8.40%) Java 8
9 68 (5.71%) Go
10 62 (5.21%) C++
11 52 (4.37%) Java 11
12 44 (3.69%) Bash Shell
13 34 (2.85%) R
14 29 (2.43%) C
15 27 (2.27%) Ruby
16 26 (2.18%) PHP
16 26 (2.18%) T-SQL
17 25 (2.10%) Shell Script
18 21 (1.76%) Groovy
18 21 (1.76%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 81 (6.80%) Degree
2 76 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 63 (5.29%) SC Cleared
4 47 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.67%) DBS Check
6 8 (0.67%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (0.42%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.42%) BC Cleared
8 5 (0.42%) ISEB
9 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.17%) CISM
10 2 (0.17%) CISSP
11 1 (0.084%) MBA
11 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.084%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.69%) Data Quality
2 40 (3.36%) QA
3 27 (2.27%) Accessibility
4 21 (1.76%) GDPR
5 13 (1.09%) WCAG
6 3 (0.25%) FedRAMP
6 3 (0.25%) SLA
7 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.084%) COBIT
8 1 (0.084%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.084%) IFRS
8 1 (0.084%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.084%) MiFID
System Software
1 316 (26.53%) Docker
2 22 (1.85%) HDFS
3 14 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.17%) NFS
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.084%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.084%) KVM
9 1 (0.084%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.084%) SRDF
9 1 (0.084%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.084%) Xen
Systems Management
1 280 (23.51%) Kubernetes
2 128 (10.75%) Terraform
3 78 (6.55%) Ansible
4 48 (4.03%) Prometheus
5 43 (3.61%) Grafana
6 30 (2.52%) Puppet
7 23 (1.93%) Kibana
8 20 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (1.34%) logstash
10 13 (1.09%) Nagios
11 11 (0.92%) Graphite
12 10 (0.84%) BladeLogic
12 10 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.67%) Icinga
14 6 (0.50%) Istio
14 6 (0.50%) Kubeflow
15 5 (0.42%) Oozie
16 4 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
16 4 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 153 (12.85%) Oracle
2 83 (6.97%) Google
3 81 (6.80%) Databricks
4 80 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 36 (3.02%) Splunk
6 29 (2.43%) IBM
6 29 (2.43%) SAP
7 23 (1.93%) Cloudera
8 22 (1.85%) Informatica
8 22 (1.85%) VMware
9 17 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.34%) Ab Initio
10 16 (1.34%) Alibaba
10 16 (1.34%) MapR
11 15 (1.26%) Confluent
11 15 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.26%) Sybase
12 12 (1.01%) AppDynamics
12 12 (1.01%) CyberArk
12 12 (1.01%) MuleSoft