Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 106 115
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9 +49
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 1,494 2,286 1,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.87% 2.45% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.58% 10.70% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,119 1,781 1,505
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £393 £375 £363
90th Percentile £688 £660 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 9
England median hourly rate £60.00 £52.42 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.47% +8.08% +21.25%
UK median hourly rate £60.00 £40.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year +50.00% -14.44% +16.88%

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 17,420 21,359 20,306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.80% 22.93% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,996 15,107 13,723
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 227 257
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -1.67% -
10th Percentile £13.99 £13.87 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.68 £56.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £29.56
% change year-on-year +21.74% -2.74% -1.47%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -12 1,011 £550 - 278
South East -108 160 £475 -7.32% 88
North of England -45 142 £475 +5.56% 112
North West +12 90 £463 +22.52% 65
Midlands -4 73 £450 - 57
East of England +46 55 £463 -3.65% 44
South West -49 47 £444 +4.41% 38
Yorkshire -60 42 £488 +8.33% 33
West Midlands -7 38 £475 +26.67% 37
East Midlands +10 35 £360 -28.00% 20
North East +19 10 £475 -20.83% 14
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 781 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 714 (47.79%) SQL
3 675 (45.18%) Java
4 582 (38.96%) Microservices
5 529 (35.41%) AWS
6 517 (34.61%) Python
7 436 (29.18%) MongoDB
8 428 (28.65%) DevOps
9 409 (27.38%) TDD
10 407 (27.24%) JavaScript
11 389 (26.04%) Docker
12 374 (25.03%) Azure
13 282 (18.88%) Kafka
14 280 (18.74%) Kubernetes
14 280 (18.74%) C#
15 269 (18.01%) Jenkins
16 268 (17.94%) RESTful
17 265 (17.74%) Node.js
18 262 (17.54%) Finance
19 257 (17.20%) Linux
20 253 (16.93%) Software Engineering
21 243 (16.27%) PostgreSQL
21 243 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
22 242 (16.20%) Big Data
23 239 (16.00%) .NET
24 236 (15.80%) Spring
25 232 (15.53%) Hadoop
26 230 (15.39%) Git (software)
26 230 (15.39%) Scrum
27 225 (15.06%) Test Automation

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
1 225 (15.06%) Apache Spark
2 123 (8.23%) Elasticsearch
3 89 (5.96%) Apache
4 39 (2.61%) Confluence
5 28 (1.87%) nginx
6 27 (1.81%) JBoss
7 26 (1.74%) Apache Airflow
7 26 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.47%) SAS
9 20 (1.34%) Jetty
9 20 (1.34%) Luigi
10 13 (0.87%) IIS
10 13 (0.87%) NServiceBus
11 12 (0.80%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.80%) CMS
12 11 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.67%) Apache Pig
14 8 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.40%) Weka
3 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.067%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.067%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (0.60%) FINCAD Analytics
2 7 (0.47%) Magento
3 6 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.33%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.067%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 529 (35.41%) AWS
2 374 (25.03%) Azure
3 179 (11.98%) GCP
4 146 (9.77%) Serverless
5 96 (6.43%) Amazon S3
5 96 (6.43%) AWS Lambda
6 61 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
7 57 (3.82%) GitHub
8 50 (3.35%) Amazon Kinesis
9 49 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
10 43 (2.88%) Power Platform
11 39 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
11 39 (2.61%) Amazon EMR
12 35 (2.34%) Amazon ECS
13 34 (2.28%) PaaS
14 33 (2.21%) SaaS
15 27 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
16 23 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 23 (1.54%) npm
16 23 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.29%) HTTP
2 65 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 51 (3.41%) DNS
4 50 (3.35%) SSL
5 41 (2.74%) FTP
6 37 (2.48%) DHCP
7 36 (2.41%) IPsec
8 24 (1.61%) AMQP
9 12 (0.80%) Firewall
10 11 (0.74%) Internet
11 10 (0.67%) MQTT
12 9 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.33%) NetScaler
13 5 (0.33%) VPN
14 4 (0.27%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.27%) MPLS
15 3 (0.20%) Ethernet
15 3 (0.20%) VLAN
16 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
16 2 (0.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (29.18%) MongoDB
2 243 (16.27%) PostgreSQL
3 242 (16.20%) Big Data
4 232 (15.53%) Hadoop
5 222 (14.86%) MySQL
6 207 (13.86%) Relational Database
7 205 (13.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 159 (10.64%) SQL Server
9 119 (7.97%) RDBMS
10 97 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
11 93 (6.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 89 (5.96%) Redis
13 68 (4.55%) Apache Hive
14 63 (4.22%) Data Lake
15 61 (4.08%) Cosmos DB
16 60 (4.02%) Amazon Redshift
17 47 (3.15%) Amazon Athena
18 45 (3.01%) HBase
19 43 (2.88%) Power BI
20 33 (2.21%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 269 (18.01%) Jenkins
2 230 (15.39%) Git (software)
3 85 (5.69%) JIRA
4 74 (4.95%) JUnit
5 67 (4.48%) Maven
6 51 (3.41%) TeamCity
7 49 (3.28%) Selenium
8 47 (3.15%) Cucumber
9 41 (2.74%) Gradle
9 41 (2.74%) Travis CI
10 35 (2.34%) SpecFlow
11 33 (2.21%) Artifactory
11 33 (2.21%) GitLab
12 30 (2.01%) NUnit
12 30 (2.01%) SonarQube
13 29 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
15 27 (1.81%) Jasmine
15 27 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
16 26 (1.74%) Bitbucket
General
1 262 (17.54%) Finance
2 155 (10.37%) Banking
3 59 (3.95%) Retail
4 43 (2.88%) Public Sector
5 37 (2.48%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.28%) Front Office
7 29 (1.94%) Law
8 27 (1.81%) Games
8 27 (1.81%) Legal
9 19 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.87%) Marketing
12 11 (0.74%) Billing
12 11 (0.74%) Publishing
13 9 (0.60%) Advertising
14 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.20%) Back Office
15 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.20%) Police
Job Titles
1 815 (54.55%) Developer
2 277 (18.54%) Java Developer
3 159 (10.64%) Data Engineer
4 133 (8.90%) Architect
5 120 (8.03%) .NET Developer
6 114 (7.63%) Senior Developer
7 96 (6.43%) Python Developer
8 91 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
9 90 (6.02%) C# Developer
10 84 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 80 (5.35%) Python Engineer
12 78 (5.22%) React Developer
13 61 (4.08%) Software Engineer
14 60 (4.02%) AWS Engineer
14 60 (4.02%) Senior Java Developer
15 58 (3.88%) Data Architect
16 56 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
16 56 (3.75%) Scala Developer
17 54 (3.61%) Data Scientist
18 47 (3.15%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (18.88%) Kafka
2 268 (17.94%) RESTful
3 265 (17.74%) Node.js
4 239 (16.00%) .NET
5 236 (15.80%) Spring
6 219 (14.66%) REST
7 210 (14.06%) HTML
8 195 (13.05%) React
9 177 (11.85%) Web Services
10 175 (11.71%) AngularJS
11 172 (11.51%) JSON
12 170 (11.38%) CSS
13 136 (9.10%) RabbitMQ
14 127 (8.50%) Spring Boot
15 107 (7.16%) XML
16 91 (6.09%) HTML5
17 87 (5.82%) .NET Core
18 85 (5.69%) Redux
19 77 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
20 73 (4.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
2 99 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.62%) Data Structures
4 53 (3.55%) Algorithms
5 49 (3.28%) User Experience
6 47 (3.15%) Public Cloud
7 45 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (2.21%) Derivative
9 32 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
10 31 (2.07%) Virtual Team
11 24 (1.61%) Mobile App
12 22 (1.47%) Cloud Native
13 20 (1.34%) Equities
14 18 (1.20%) Hedge funds
15 17 (1.14%) Replication
16 16 (1.07%) Fixed Income
17 14 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 13 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
19 12 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
19 12 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 257 (17.20%) Linux
2 94 (6.29%) Windows
3 73 (4.89%) Unix
4 17 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.14%) Ubuntu
5 13 (0.87%) Android
5 13 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.33%) CentOS
7 4 (0.27%) VMS
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.067%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.067%) Debian
10 1 (0.067%) Fedora
10 1 (0.067%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.067%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.067%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.067%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (38.96%) Microservices
3 428 (28.65%) DevOps
4 409 (27.38%) TDD
5 253 (16.93%) Software Engineering
6 243 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
7 230 (15.39%) Scrum
8 225 (15.06%) Test Automation
9 206 (13.79%) Analytics
10 194 (12.99%) BDD
11 174 (11.65%) OO
12 167 (11.18%) Data Modelling
13 158 (10.58%) Data Science
14 157 (10.51%) Open Source
15 146 (9.77%) ETL
16 140 (9.37%) Machine Learning
17 136 (9.10%) Kanban
18 127 (8.50%) Fintech
19 122 (8.17%) Problem-Solving
20 119 (7.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 714 (47.79%) SQL
2 675 (45.18%) Java
3 517 (34.61%) Python
4 407 (27.24%) JavaScript
5 280 (18.74%) C#
6 209 (13.99%) Scala
7 125 (8.37%) Java 8
8 94 (6.29%) Ruby
9 78 (5.22%) C++
10 69 (4.62%) TypeScript
11 67 (4.48%) R
12 51 (3.41%) Go
13 44 (2.95%) Bash Shell
14 43 (2.88%) Perl
15 34 (2.28%) Groovy
16 32 (2.14%) PHP
17 30 (2.01%) Clojure
18 28 (1.87%) ES6
19 24 (1.61%) Kotlin
20 22 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (5.62%) Degree
2 49 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 15 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (0.94%) AWS Certification
7 14 (0.94%) PhD
8 8 (0.54%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.33%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.27%) ISEB
12 3 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.067%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.067%) OCP
14 1 (0.067%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.067%) RHCE
14 1 (0.067%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.21%) QA
2 20 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.07%) GDPR
4 6 (0.40%) PSD2
5 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.067%) HL7
7 1 (0.067%) PMO
System Software
1 389 (26.04%) Docker
2 38 (2.54%) HDFS
3 37 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (1.61%) Apache Flume
5 12 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (0.74%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (0.54%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.33%) XenApp
9 5 (0.33%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.27%) vCloud
11 2 (0.13%) KVM
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.067%) NFS
12 1 (0.067%) Postfix
12 1 (0.067%) Varnish
12 1 (0.067%) Xen
12 1 (0.067%) zsh
Systems Management
1 280 (18.74%) Kubernetes
2 127 (8.50%) Ansible
3 110 (7.36%) Puppet
4 93 (6.22%) Terraform
5 78 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.94%) Grafana
6 29 (1.94%) Kibana
7 18 (1.20%) Mesos
8 17 (1.14%) Marathon
9 13 (0.87%) Hadoop YARN
9 13 (0.87%) linkerd
10 12 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (0.74%) Cobbler
12 10 (0.67%) Oozie
13 9 (0.60%) logstash
14 7 (0.47%) Consul
14 7 (0.47%) Nagios
15 6 (0.40%) Istio
15 6 (0.40%) MIIS
15 6 (0.40%) Packer
Vendors
1 149 (9.97%) Microsoft
2 137 (9.17%) Google
3 118 (7.90%) Oracle
4 41 (2.74%) Tableau
5 32 (2.14%) Splunk
6 30 (2.01%) IBM
7 26 (1.74%) Informatica
8 25 (1.67%) Talend
9 21 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (1.14%) Atlassian
10 17 (1.14%) Cloudera
11 16 (1.07%) Adobe
12 15 (1.00%) hybris
12 15 (1.00%) New Relic
13 14 (0.94%) Databricks
14 13 (0.87%) Hortonworks
14 13 (0.87%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.80%) SAP
15 12 (0.80%) VMware
16 9 (0.60%) Palantir