Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 158 146 107
Rank change year-on-year -12 -39 +11
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 443 1,534 2,300
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.69% 1.88% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.50% 8.61% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 1,169 1,824
Median daily rate £525 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £375
90th Percentile £700 £688 £660
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £52.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +14.47% +6.43%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% +50.00% -17.53%

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 5,910 17,818 21,580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.60% 21.81% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,906 12,277 15,258
Median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £316 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £660 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 230 225
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £14.40 £13.87 £14.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £60.00 £56.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +1.49%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -17 326 £567 +3.00% 129
North of England +47 44 £450 -5.26% 65
South East +67 30 £463 -2.63% 48
North West +25 26 £413 -10.81% 42
Midlands +50 16 £375 -16.67% 27
South West +72 15 £375 -18.92% 18
West Midlands +47 11 £400 -16.88% 12
Yorkshire +49 10 £475 -2.56% 12
North East +40 8 £495 +4.21% 11
East of England +46 6 £550 +15.79% 26
East Midlands +34 5 £323 -10.42% 15
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 246 (55.53%) SQL
2 244 (55.08%) Java
3 210 (47.40%) AWS
4 202 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (38.15%) Python
6 156 (35.21%) Azure
7 149 (33.63%) Docker
8 139 (31.38%) Microservices
9 135 (30.47%) Kubernetes
10 134 (30.25%) Finance
11 130 (29.35%) JavaScript
12 127 (28.67%) MongoDB
13 122 (27.54%) Kafka
14 102 (23.02%) DevOps
15 97 (21.90%) Software Engineering
16 96 (21.67%) Web Services
17 95 (21.44%) Git (software)
17 95 (21.44%) React
18 93 (20.99%) GCP
19 87 (19.64%) Test Automation
20 86 (19.41%) Spring
21 84 (18.96%) SQL Server
22 82 (18.51%) Linux
23 81 (18.28%) .NET
24 79 (17.83%) Node.js
24 79 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
25 78 (17.61%) Jenkins
26 76 (17.16%) AngularJS
27 75 (16.93%) Apache Spark
27 75 (16.93%) TDD

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 75 (16.93%) Apache Spark
2 18 (4.06%) Confluence
3 15 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.71%) Apache
5 12 (2.71%) JBoss
6 9 (2.03%) Red Hat Fuse
7 7 (1.58%) Mule
8 5 (1.13%) nginx
8 5 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.90%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.45%) Drupal
11 2 (0.45%) IIS
11 2 (0.45%) SAS
12 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.23%) Jetty
12 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Magento
2 4 (0.90%) Shopify
2 4 (0.90%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 210 (47.40%) AWS
2 156 (35.21%) Azure
3 93 (20.99%) GCP
4 48 (10.84%) Serverless
5 36 (8.13%) AWS Lambda
6 29 (6.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 28 (6.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 25 (5.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 25 (5.64%) OpenShift
9 24 (5.42%) Amazon S3
10 23 (5.19%) Coveralls
11 19 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (3.61%) AWS CloudTrail
12 16 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (3.39%) GitHub
14 12 (2.71%) Power Platform
14 12 (2.71%) SaaS
15 10 (2.26%) Amazon EKS
15 10 (2.26%) PaaS
16 9 (2.03%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.32%) SSL
2 27 (6.09%) HTTPS
3 26 (5.87%) HTTP
4 20 (4.51%) DNS
5 8 (1.81%) Internet
6 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.90%) AMQP
7 4 (0.90%) DSL
7 4 (0.90%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.90%) SNMP
7 4 (0.90%) VPN
8 3 (0.68%) DHCP
8 3 (0.68%) RTMP
9 2 (0.45%) BGP
9 2 (0.45%) DOCSIS
9 2 (0.45%) Firewall
9 2 (0.45%) MPLS
9 2 (0.45%) MQTT
10 1 (0.23%) IPsec
10 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (28.67%) MongoDB
2 84 (18.96%) SQL Server
3 72 (16.25%) Relational Database
4 70 (15.80%) Big Data
5 58 (13.09%) MySQL
6 53 (11.96%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (11.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 42 (9.48%) RDBMS
9 38 (8.58%) Hadoop
9 38 (8.58%) Redis
10 34 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (5.64%) Amazon RDS
12 19 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (3.61%) Data Lake
14 15 (3.39%) Cosmos DB
15 12 (2.71%) HBase
15 12 (2.71%) Power BI
16 11 (2.48%) Couchbase
17 9 (2.03%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (2.03%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 95 (21.44%) Git (software)
2 78 (17.61%) Jenkins
3 49 (11.06%) Maven
4 46 (10.38%) JUnit
5 36 (8.13%) JIRA
6 31 (7.00%) SonarQube
7 25 (5.64%) Gradle
8 22 (4.97%) Cucumber
8 22 (4.97%) GitLab
9 21 (4.74%) TeamCity
10 18 (4.06%) Bitbucket Server
11 17 (3.84%) Artifactory
12 12 (2.71%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (2.26%) Subversion
14 9 (2.03%) FishEye
14 9 (2.03%) Hudson
14 9 (2.03%) jMock
14 9 (2.03%) Mockito
14 9 (2.03%) Postman
General
1 134 (30.25%) Finance
2 68 (15.35%) Banking
3 52 (11.74%) Front Office
4 32 (7.22%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.93%) Public Sector
6 10 (2.26%) Games
6 10 (2.26%) Retail
7 8 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.58%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.35%) Electronics
9 6 (1.35%) Marketing
10 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.68%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Law
12 2 (0.45%) Legal
12 2 (0.45%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 228 (51.47%) Developer
2 84 (18.96%) Java Developer
3 54 (12.19%) Architect
4 44 (9.93%) AWS Engineer
5 38 (8.58%) Data Engineer
6 34 (7.67%) Python Developer
7 33 (7.45%) Senior Developer
8 29 (6.55%) Data Architect
9 26 (5.87%) Full Stack Developer
9 26 (5.87%) Software Engineer
10 24 (5.42%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (5.19%) AWS Developer
12 21 (4.74%) C# Developer
13 20 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (3.84%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (3.84%) React Developer
15 15 (3.39%) .NET Developer
16 13 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
17 12 (2.71%) Java Engineer
17 12 (2.71%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (27.54%) Kafka
2 96 (21.67%) Web Services
3 95 (21.44%) React
4 86 (19.41%) Spring
5 81 (18.28%) .NET
6 79 (17.83%) Node.js
7 76 (17.16%) AngularJS
8 74 (16.70%) REST
8 74 (16.70%) RESTful
9 53 (11.96%) HTML
10 47 (10.61%) CSS
11 39 (8.80%) Spring Boot
12 33 (7.45%) .NET Framework
13 30 (6.77%) Guice
14 29 (6.55%) Spring Security
14 29 (6.55%) XML
15 27 (6.09%) JAAS
16 26 (5.87%) JSON
17 25 (5.64%) .NET Core
18 23 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.16%) Fixed Income
2 40 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.90%) Derivative
4 31 (7.00%) Equities
5 30 (6.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (6.32%) User Experience
7 19 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (4.06%) Data Structures
9 17 (3.84%) Blog
9 17 (3.84%) Mobile App
10 15 (3.39%) Public Cloud
11 13 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (2.48%) Cloud Native
12 11 (2.48%) Hedge funds
12 11 (2.48%) Virtual Team
13 10 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (1.81%) Algorithms
15 6 (1.35%) Market Risk
15 6 (1.35%) Robotics
15 6 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 82 (18.51%) Linux
2 47 (10.61%) Unix
3 32 (7.22%) Windows
4 23 (5.19%) Android
5 22 (4.97%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.90%) CentOS
7 3 (0.68%) Fedora
8 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.23%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.23%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (31.38%) Microservices
3 102 (23.02%) DevOps
4 97 (21.90%) Software Engineering
5 87 (19.64%) Test Automation
6 79 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (16.93%) TDD
8 65 (14.67%) SDLC
9 63 (14.22%) Analytics
10 58 (13.09%) Scrum
11 57 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
12 55 (12.42%) Computer Science
13 54 (12.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 46 (10.38%) Open Source
15 45 (10.16%) ETL
16 43 (9.71%) Data Science
17 42 (9.48%) Data Modelling
18 39 (8.80%) OO
19 36 (8.13%) BDD
20 32 (7.22%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 246 (55.53%) SQL
2 244 (55.08%) Java
3 169 (38.15%) Python
4 130 (29.35%) JavaScript
5 71 (16.03%) C#
6 63 (14.22%) Scala
7 46 (10.38%) Java 8
8 40 (9.03%) Kotlin
9 29 (6.55%) C++
10 28 (6.32%) Bash Shell
11 23 (5.19%) Go
12 21 (4.74%) ES6
13 18 (4.06%) Shell Script
14 16 (3.61%) R
14 16 (3.61%) TypeScript
15 10 (2.26%) Perl
16 9 (2.03%) PHP
17 8 (1.81%) Groovy
17 8 (1.81%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.58%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (7.90%) Degree
2 20 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.93%) Master's Degree
5 11 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.90%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.45%) CCNA
9 2 (0.45%) CCNP
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.23%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.87%) QA
2 13 (2.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (33.63%) Docker
2 5 (1.13%) HDFS
3 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.68%) GridGain
5 2 (0.45%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 135 (30.47%) Kubernetes
2 49 (11.06%) Terraform
3 35 (7.90%) Prometheus
4 24 (5.42%) Puppet
5 21 (4.74%) Ansible
5 21 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (4.51%) Zipkin
7 11 (2.48%) Grafana
8 8 (1.81%) Packer
9 3 (0.68%) Istio
9 3 (0.68%) Kibana
9 3 (0.68%) linkerd
9 3 (0.68%) Mesos
10 2 (0.45%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.45%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.45%) Knative
10 2 (0.45%) Netcool
10 2 (0.45%) Oozie
11 1 (0.23%) Graphite
11 1 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 47 (10.61%) Oracle
2 38 (8.58%) Google
3 32 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.29%) Informatica
5 16 (3.61%) Tableau
6 13 (2.93%) Splunk
7 12 (2.71%) Murex
7 12 (2.71%) Sybase
8 11 (2.48%) Atlassian
8 11 (2.48%) Databricks
9 10 (2.26%) IBM
10 9 (2.03%) Talend
11 7 (1.58%) Xamarin
12 6 (1.35%) Alteryx
12 6 (1.35%) Confluent
12 6 (1.35%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.35%) SAP
12 6 (1.35%) Zscaler
13 5 (1.13%) HP
13 5 (1.13%) TIBCO