Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 96 104
Rank change year-on-year -62 +8 +45
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 1,292 2,460 2,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.73% 2.57% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.05% 11.35% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1,927 1,785
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £385 £388 £363
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
England median hourly rate £28.25 £59.84 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.79% +32.97% -25.31%
10th Percentile £22.63 £56.73 £19.34
90th Percentile £33.68 £62.94 £60.81
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +119.51%

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 16,054 21,679 20,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.50% 22.65% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,934 15,279 14,564
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £313
90th Percentile £663 £644 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 227 257
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.79% +14.11%
10th Percentile £13.80 £14.00 £14.42
90th Percentile £71.85 £57.40 £56.06
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +6.56% +8.93%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -19 858 £550 - 299
North of England -12 175 £450 - 110
South East -98 152 £500 -2.44% 89
North West +27 97 £450 +24.14% 57
Yorkshire -19 68 £484 +1.84% 41
Midlands -37 47 £425 -10.53% 63
East of England +24 32 £456 -8.75% 55
South West -49 28 £400 -5.88% 43
West Midlands -32 26 £463 +21.31% 46
East Midlands +5 21 £360 -28.00% 17
North East -1 11 £428 -18.57% 12
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 693 (53.64%) SQL
2 601 (46.52%) Agile Software Development
3 518 (40.09%) Java
4 498 (38.54%) Microservices
5 445 (34.44%) AWS
6 428 (33.13%) Python
7 383 (29.64%) Azure
8 369 (28.56%) MongoDB
9 331 (25.62%) JavaScript
10 314 (24.30%) TDD
11 297 (22.99%) DevOps
12 290 (22.45%) Docker
13 275 (21.28%) C#
14 249 (19.27%) Finance
15 242 (18.73%) Kubernetes
16 237 (18.34%) Kafka
17 235 (18.19%) Software Engineering
18 230 (17.80%) Git (software)
19 229 (17.72%) Node.js
20 228 (17.65%) Analytics
21 222 (17.18%) .NET
22 211 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
23 191 (14.78%) Big Data
23 191 (14.78%) REST
24 190 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
25 188 (14.55%) React
26 187 (14.47%) Spring
27 186 (14.40%) Test Automation
28 183 (14.16%) Scrum
29 182 (14.09%) RESTful

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
1 167 (12.93%) Apache Spark
2 94 (7.28%) Apache
3 77 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (3.02%) Confluence
5 34 (2.63%) nginx
5 34 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 28 (2.17%) JBoss
7 19 (1.47%) Jetty
8 16 (1.24%) Apache Airflow
8 16 (1.24%) OpenStack
8 16 (1.24%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.16%) Jupyter
10 14 (1.08%) IIS
11 13 (1.01%) NServiceBus
12 12 (0.93%) SAS
13 11 (0.85%) Luigi
14 7 (0.54%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.54%) CMS
15 5 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 36 (2.79%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.39%) Weka
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 45 (3.48%) FINCAD Analytics
2 7 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.077%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.077%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.077%) Magento
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 445 (34.44%) AWS
2 383 (29.64%) Azure
3 162 (12.54%) GCP
4 99 (7.66%) Serverless
5 75 (5.80%) AWS Lambda
6 73 (5.65%) Amazon S3
7 55 (4.26%) GitHub
8 51 (3.95%) AWS Step Functions
9 40 (3.10%) Power Platform
10 38 (2.94%) PaaS
11 35 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (2.32%) Amazon Kinesis
13 29 (2.24%) Amazon ECS
13 29 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
13 29 (2.24%) SaaS
14 26 (2.01%) npm
15 25 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
16 24 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
17 23 (1.78%) Heroku
18 22 (1.70%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.10%) HTTP
2 31 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 23 (1.78%) AMQP
4 22 (1.70%) SSL
5 14 (1.08%) Internet
6 12 (0.93%) DNS
7 9 (0.70%) Firewall
8 8 (0.62%) VPN
9 7 (0.54%) DHCP
9 7 (0.54%) FTP
9 7 (0.54%) IPsec
9 7 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.39%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.23%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.23%) VLAN
12 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.15%) MPLS
12 2 (0.15%) Multicast
13 1 (0.077%) Modbus
13 1 (0.077%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (28.56%) MongoDB
2 211 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
3 191 (14.78%) Big Data
4 190 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 177 (13.70%) Hadoop
6 163 (12.62%) Relational Database
7 142 (10.99%) MySQL
8 123 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 115 (8.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 91 (7.04%) Redis
11 80 (6.19%) RDBMS
12 78 (6.04%) Amazon Athena
13 74 (5.73%) HBase
14 73 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
15 67 (5.19%) Data Lake
16 51 (3.95%) Apache Hive
17 46 (3.56%) Amazon Aurora
17 46 (3.56%) Neo4j
18 44 (3.41%) Amazon Redshift
19 40 (3.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 230 (17.80%) Git (software)
2 170 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 79 (6.11%) JIRA
4 78 (6.04%) JUnit
5 75 (5.80%) Maven
6 57 (4.41%) Gradle
7 50 (3.87%) NUnit
8 43 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 38 (2.94%) Mockito
9 38 (2.94%) Selenium
10 37 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 29 (2.24%) Visual Studio
12 27 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 26 (2.01%) gulp
13 26 (2.01%) SpecFlow
14 24 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (1.78%) webpack
16 22 (1.70%) GitLab
16 22 (1.70%) IntelliJ
16 22 (1.70%) SonarQube
General
1 249 (19.27%) Finance
2 139 (10.76%) Banking
3 76 (5.88%) Front Office
4 40 (3.10%) Public Sector
5 35 (2.71%) Retail
6 34 (2.63%) Law
7 28 (2.17%) Legal
8 27 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 23 (1.78%) Marketing
10 21 (1.63%) Telecoms
11 19 (1.47%) Publishing
12 18 (1.39%) Games
13 11 (0.85%) Billing
14 7 (0.54%) Advertising
15 6 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.23%) Automotive
17 3 (0.23%) Police
18 2 (0.15%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 706 (54.64%) Developer
2 205 (15.87%) Java Developer
3 153 (11.84%) Senior Developer
4 127 (9.83%) .NET Developer
5 123 (9.52%) Data Engineer
6 112 (8.67%) Architect
7 85 (6.58%) Full Stack Developer
8 82 (6.35%) C# Developer
8 82 (6.35%) Python Developer
9 66 (5.11%) Software Engineer
10 59 (4.57%) Data Architect
11 58 (4.49%) AWS Developer
12 57 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
13 56 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
14 54 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
15 51 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
15 51 (3.95%) Data Scientist
15 51 (3.95%) NoSQL Developer
16 50 (3.87%) React Developer
17 45 (3.48%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (18.34%) Kafka
2 229 (17.72%) Node.js
3 222 (17.18%) .NET
4 191 (14.78%) REST
5 188 (14.55%) React
6 187 (14.47%) Spring
7 182 (14.09%) RESTful
8 175 (13.54%) Web Services
9 161 (12.46%) HTML
10 152 (11.76%) CSS
11 144 (11.15%) JSON
12 134 (10.37%) AngularJS
13 133 (10.29%) RabbitMQ
14 120 (9.29%) Spring Boot
15 83 (6.42%) .NET Core
16 81 (6.27%) HTML5
17 77 (5.96%) XML
18 65 (5.03%) .NET Framework
19 64 (4.95%) J2EE
20 59 (4.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 116 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
3 77 (5.96%) Data Structures
3 77 (5.96%) Derivative
4 71 (5.50%) Algorithms
5 64 (4.95%) User Experience
6 62 (4.80%) Public Cloud
7 59 (4.57%) Fixed Income
8 52 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 51 (3.95%) Hedge funds
10 38 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
11 30 (2.32%) Equities
12 28 (2.17%) Mobile App
13 22 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
14 21 (1.63%) Cloud Native
14 21 (1.63%) Market Risk
15 17 (1.32%) Management Information System
16 16 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
17 13 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 176 (13.62%) Linux
2 87 (6.73%) Unix
3 63 (4.88%) Windows
4 19 (1.47%) Ubuntu
5 14 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.01%) Android
7 6 (0.46%) CentOS
7 6 (0.46%) CoreOS
8 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.15%) Debian
10 2 (0.15%) VMS
11 1 (0.077%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (46.52%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (38.54%) Microservices
3 314 (24.30%) TDD
4 297 (22.99%) DevOps
5 235 (18.19%) Software Engineering
6 228 (17.65%) Analytics
7 186 (14.40%) Test Automation
8 183 (14.16%) Scrum
9 166 (12.85%) Continuous Integration
10 155 (12.00%) Data Science
11 150 (11.61%) Data Modelling
12 133 (10.29%) ETL
13 128 (9.91%) OO
14 119 (9.21%) BDD
15 115 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
16 109 (8.44%) Open Source
17 105 (8.13%) Machine Learning
18 100 (7.74%) Computer Science
19 98 (7.59%) MVC
20 94 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 693 (53.64%) SQL
2 518 (40.09%) Java
3 428 (33.13%) Python
4 331 (25.62%) JavaScript
5 275 (21.28%) C#
6 156 (12.07%) Scala
7 80 (6.19%) TypeScript
8 74 (5.73%) C++
8 74 (5.73%) R
9 69 (5.34%) Java 8
10 55 (4.26%) Ruby
11 45 (3.48%) Bash Shell
12 41 (3.17%) Kotlin
13 39 (3.02%) Go
14 37 (2.86%) ES6
15 35 (2.71%) VBA
16 34 (2.63%) Perl
17 31 (2.40%) PowerShell
18 29 (2.24%) Groovy
19 28 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (5.96%) Degree
2 45 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.78%) PhD
5 17 (1.32%) Master's Degree
6 14 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.62%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.39%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.39%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.15%) ISEB
10 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.077%) MCSA
11 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.077%) OCP
11 1 (0.077%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.077%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.077%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.55%) QA
2 20 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.77%) GDPR
4 5 (0.39%) PSD2
5 2 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.077%) HL7
6 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.077%) WCAG
System Software
1 290 (22.45%) Docker
2 35 (2.71%) HDFS
3 11 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.70%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.46%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.39%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.39%) XenApp
7 5 (0.39%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.23%) vCloud
10 1 (0.077%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.077%) KVM
10 1 (0.077%) NFS
10 1 (0.077%) Postfix
10 1 (0.077%) Varnish
10 1 (0.077%) Xen
Systems Management
1 242 (18.73%) Kubernetes
2 84 (6.50%) Ansible
3 82 (6.35%) Terraform
4 67 (5.19%) Puppet
5 48 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (2.40%) Grafana
7 21 (1.63%) Kibana
8 15 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
8 15 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 11 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
10 10 (0.77%) Cobbler
10 10 (0.77%) Mesos
11 8 (0.62%) linkerd
11 8 (0.62%) Marathon
11 8 (0.62%) MIIS
11 8 (0.62%) Prometheus
12 7 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (0.46%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.46%) Istio
13 6 (0.46%) Oozie
Vendors
1 128 (9.91%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.67%) Oracle
3 95 (7.35%) Google
4 43 (3.33%) Tableau
5 31 (2.40%) Splunk
6 22 (1.70%) IBM
6 22 (1.70%) Sybase
7 19 (1.47%) Cloudera
7 19 (1.47%) Talend
8 18 (1.39%) Informatica
9 16 (1.24%) SAP
10 13 (1.01%) Hortonworks
11 12 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (0.93%) VMware
12 10 (0.77%) Adobe
12 10 (0.77%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.70%) Bloomberg
13 9 (0.70%) Datactics
13 9 (0.70%) Palantir
13 9 (0.70%) webMethods