Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 112 160
Rank change year-on-year +8 +48 +61
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 2,302 1,977 1,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.45% 2.18% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.69% 9.72% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,790 1,505 1,277
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £375 £363 £338
90th Percentile £660 £625 £633
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
England median hourly rate £52.42 £49.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.43% +23.13% -20.00%
10th Percentile £16.83 £31.70 £25.55
90th Percentile £74.13 £58.56 £78.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £48.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.53% +21.25% -20.00%

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 21,533 20,342 22,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.94% 22.39% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,224 13,734 15,093
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 255 341
England median hourly rate £28.75 £29.62 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -0.87% +8.65%
10th Percentile £13.90 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £56.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £27.87 £29.50 £29.88
% change year-on-year -5.54% -1.27% +4.84%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 +5 1,386 £550 +4.76% 370
South East +60 400 £513 +10.81% 103
North of England -13 263 £450 +5.88% 156
Yorkshire -23 144 £450 +5.88% 59
Midlands +12 124 £450 +12.50% 85
North West -10 102 £378 -5.63% 80
South West +23 79 £425 +3.03% 46
West Midlands +10 79 £375 -6.25% 45
East Midlands +10 44 £500 +21.95% 40
East of England -7 41 £480 +12.94% 55
North East -10 17 £600 +41.18% 17
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 1,374 (59.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1,262 (54.82%) Java
3 990 (43.01%) SQL
4 865 (37.58%) TDD
5 775 (33.67%) Amazon AWS
6 766 (33.28%) MongoDB
7 625 (27.15%) Microservices
8 603 (26.19%) Docker
9 598 (25.98%) Git (software)
10 588 (25.54%) Python
11 572 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
12 566 (24.59%) JavaScript
13 551 (23.94%) Spring
14 527 (22.89%) DevOps
15 485 (21.07%) BDD
16 483 (20.98%) Microsoft Azure
17 475 (20.63%) Linux
18 454 (19.72%) Jenkins
19 446 (19.37%) REST
20 443 (19.24%) Apache Cassandra
21 440 (19.11%) MySQL
22 428 (18.59%) Relational Database
23 420 (18.25%) Big Data
24 404 (17.55%) Scala
25 398 (17.29%) C#
26 388 (16.85%) Kafka
27 372 (16.16%) Web Services
28 371 (16.12%) Hadoop
29 370 (16.07%) Ansible
30 368 (15.99%) Node.js

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
1 321 (13.94%) Apache Spark
2 246 (10.69%) Tomcat
3 172 (7.47%) Apache
3 172 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
4 165 (7.17%) WebSphere
5 145 (6.30%) WebLogic
6 134 (5.82%) OpenStack
7 111 (4.82%) Confluence
8 87 (3.78%) nginx
9 84 (3.65%) JBoss
10 68 (2.95%) Apache Solr
11 52 (2.26%) Jetty
12 50 (2.17%) Apache Pig
13 45 (1.95%) MQSeries
14 28 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
15 26 (1.13%) CMS
16 21 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
16 21 (0.91%) NServiceBus
16 21 (0.91%) SAS
17 17 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.087%) SPSS
3 2 (0.087%) Stata
4 1 (0.043%) HipChat
4 1 (0.043%) InVision
4 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.043%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 10 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.22%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.13%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.13%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.13%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.087%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.087%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.087%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.043%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.043%) Finacle
7 1 (0.043%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.043%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.043%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.043%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 775 (33.67%) Amazon AWS
2 483 (20.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (5.34%) GitHub
4 98 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 87 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
6 68 (2.95%) Amazon EMR
6 68 (2.95%) Amazon S3
6 68 (2.95%) Serverless
7 47 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (2.04%) Google Analytics
8 46 (2.00%) PaaS
9 45 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
10 43 (1.87%) OpenShift
11 36 (1.56%) Amazon Kinesis
12 31 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 29 (1.26%) Amazon Glacier
14 28 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
14 28 (1.22%) Slack
15 23 (1.00%) SaaS
16 22 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (6.78%) HTTP
2 112 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 85 (3.69%) SSL
4 47 (2.04%) DNS
5 38 (1.65%) Firewall
6 34 (1.48%) FTP
7 30 (1.30%) AMQP
8 19 (0.83%) DHCP
8 19 (0.83%) IPsec
9 16 (0.70%) VPN
10 15 (0.65%) Kerberos
11 11 (0.48%) RTMP
12 7 (0.30%) DVB
12 7 (0.30%) SMS
13 6 (0.26%) Internet
13 6 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.26%) SAN
13 6 (0.26%) SMTP
14 5 (0.22%) LAN
15 4 (0.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 766 (33.28%) MongoDB
2 443 (19.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 440 (19.11%) MySQL
4 428 (18.59%) Relational Database
5 420 (18.25%) Big Data
6 371 (16.12%) Hadoop
7 353 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
8 346 (15.03%) SQL Server
9 191 (8.30%) RDBMS
10 181 (7.86%) Redis
11 144 (6.26%) Apache Hive
12 143 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
13 134 (5.82%) HBase
14 93 (4.04%) Amazon Redshift
15 85 (3.69%) Couchbase
16 77 (3.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 76 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 71 (3.08%) Data Lake
19 53 (2.30%) CouchDB
19 53 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 598 (25.98%) Git (software)
2 454 (19.72%) Jenkins
3 241 (10.47%) JIRA
4 218 (9.47%) Maven
5 141 (6.13%) JUnit
6 125 (5.43%) NUnit
7 117 (5.08%) MSTest
8 115 (5.00%) Cucumber
9 103 (4.47%) Subversion
10 90 (3.91%) Selenium
11 78 (3.39%) Gradle
12 73 (3.17%) GitLab
12 73 (3.17%) Visual Studio
13 68 (2.95%) IntelliJ
13 68 (2.95%) TeamCity
14 57 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
15 54 (2.35%) Mockito
16 53 (2.30%) Ant
16 53 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (2.26%) Gatling
General
1 353 (15.33%) Finance
2 192 (8.34%) Banking
3 90 (3.91%) Investment Banking
4 89 (3.87%) Retail
5 76 (3.30%) Games
6 59 (2.56%) Front Office
7 28 (1.22%) Marketing
8 27 (1.17%) Advertising
9 22 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 18 (0.78%) Publishing
11 15 (0.65%) Legal
12 14 (0.61%) Back Office
13 12 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
15 10 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.39%) Law
17 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.087%) Billing
18 2 (0.087%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1,485 (64.51%) Developer
2 721 (31.32%) Java Developer
3 200 (8.69%) Senior Developer
4 182 (7.91%) Data Engineer
5 166 (7.21%) Architect
6 142 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 139 (6.04%) Software Engineer
8 132 (5.73%) .NET Developer
9 126 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
10 120 (5.21%) C# Developer
11 101 (4.39%) Scala Developer
12 96 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
13 83 (3.61%) Big Data Engineer
14 80 (3.48%) Java Engineer
14 80 (3.48%) Python Developer
15 77 (3.34%) AWS Engineer
16 73 (3.17%) Node.js Developer
17 68 (2.95%) Data Architect
18 67 (2.91%) AWS Developer
19 66 (2.87%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 551 (23.94%) Spring
2 446 (19.37%) REST
3 388 (16.85%) Kafka
4 372 (16.16%) Web Services
5 368 (15.99%) Node.js
6 366 (15.90%) RESTful
7 332 (14.42%) .NET
8 322 (13.99%) AngularJS
9 288 (12.51%) Spring Boot
10 286 (12.42%) HTML
11 269 (11.69%) CSS
12 250 (10.86%) React
13 212 (9.21%) Hibernate
14 196 (8.51%) JSON
15 174 (7.56%) HTML5
16 165 (7.17%) RabbitMQ
17 151 (6.56%) XML
18 133 (5.78%) ASP.NET
19 121 (5.26%) Play Framework
20 109 (4.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 214 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 152 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (4.13%) Algorithms
3 95 (4.13%) User Experience
4 88 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 85 (3.69%) Fintech
6 64 (2.78%) Fixed Income
7 61 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 39 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
10 34 (1.48%) Public Cloud
11 33 (1.43%) Derivative
12 31 (1.35%) Credit Risk
13 29 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
14 23 (1.00%) Market Risk
15 20 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (0.83%) Equities
16 19 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
16 19 (0.83%) HoloLens
17 17 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 475 (20.63%) Linux
2 183 (7.95%) Unix
3 159 (6.91%) Windows
4 70 (3.04%) Ubuntu
5 63 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (1.26%) CentOS
7 24 (1.04%) Android
8 21 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 18 (0.78%) CoreOS
10 11 (0.48%) Windows Server
11 9 (0.39%) AIX
12 8 (0.35%) Debian
12 8 (0.35%) Solaris
12 8 (0.35%) VMS
13 5 (0.22%) HPUX
14 3 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.13%) DC/OS
14 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.087%) Mesosphere
15 2 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,374 (59.69%) Agile Software Development
2 865 (37.58%) TDD
3 625 (27.15%) Microservices
4 572 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
5 527 (22.89%) DevOps
6 485 (21.07%) BDD
7 358 (15.55%) Software Engineering
8 352 (15.29%) Scrum
9 345 (14.99%) OO
10 317 (13.77%) Open Source
11 285 (12.38%) Analytics
11 285 (12.38%) Test Automation
12 258 (11.21%) MVC
13 176 (7.65%) E-Commerce
14 169 (7.34%) Configuration Management
14 169 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
15 164 (7.12%) Kanban
16 161 (6.99%) Continuous Delivery
17 156 (6.78%) Machine Learning
18 152 (6.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1,262 (54.82%) Java
2 990 (43.01%) SQL
3 588 (25.54%) Python
4 566 (24.59%) JavaScript
5 404 (17.55%) Scala
6 398 (17.29%) C#
7 344 (14.94%) Java 8
8 184 (7.99%) Ruby
9 114 (4.95%) Perl
10 110 (4.78%) Groovy
11 104 (4.52%) TypeScript
12 89 (3.87%) C++
13 86 (3.74%) Bash Shell
14 71 (3.08%) Go
15 68 (2.95%) PHP
16 67 (2.91%) R
17 52 (2.26%) T-SQL
18 46 (2.00%) Haskell
18 46 (2.00%) PowerShell
19 45 (1.95%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 104 (4.52%) Degree
2 59 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 45 (1.95%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (0.74%) PhD
6 8 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.30%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.17%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.17%) CISSP
8 4 (0.17%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.087%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.043%) CRISC
10 1 (0.043%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.043%) ISACA
10 1 (0.043%) ISEB
10 1 (0.043%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.043%) PMP
10 1 (0.043%) SANS
10 1 (0.043%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (2.52%) Data Quality
1 58 (2.52%) GCP
2 54 (2.35%) QA
3 11 (0.48%) GDPR
4 5 (0.22%) EMIR
4 5 (0.22%) MiFID
5 4 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.17%) PMO
6 3 (0.13%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.087%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.043%) PSD2
8 1 (0.043%) SLA
8 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 603 (26.19%) Docker
2 68 (2.95%) HDFS
3 43 (1.87%) Apache Flume
4 33 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
5 26 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 18 (0.78%) Active Directory
7 17 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (0.70%) etcd
9 12 (0.52%) Ceph
10 10 (0.43%) flannel
10 10 (0.43%) GlusterFS
10 10 (0.43%) SkyDNS
11 7 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.30%) Xen
12 6 (0.26%) LXC
12 6 (0.26%) vSphere
13 5 (0.22%) Squid
14 3 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 2 (0.087%) Varnish
15 2 (0.087%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 370 (16.07%) Ansible
2 352 (15.29%) Puppet
3 309 (13.42%) Opscode Chef
4 278 (12.08%) Kubernetes
5 120 (5.21%) Terraform
6 80 (3.48%) Kibana
7 73 (3.17%) Mesos
8 68 (2.95%) Grafana
9 50 (2.17%) Marathon
10 45 (1.95%) Cobbler
11 39 (1.69%) Prometheus
12 25 (1.09%) Nagios
13 24 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
14 23 (1.00%) Oozie
15 21 (0.91%) ZABBIX
16 20 (0.87%) Consul
17 19 (0.83%) HAProxy
18 18 (0.78%) Graphite
19 15 (0.65%) rkt
19 15 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 335 (14.55%) Oracle
2 160 (6.95%) Microsoft
3 139 (6.04%) Google
4 72 (3.13%) Splunk
5 53 (2.30%) Hortonworks
6 45 (1.95%) Cloudera
7 42 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 42 (1.82%) Tableau
8 37 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 35 (1.52%) IBM
10 33 (1.43%) MapR
11 31 (1.35%) Adobe
11 31 (1.35%) Talend
12 30 (1.30%) Sybase
13 29 (1.26%) Teradata
14 25 (1.09%) Informatica
15 23 (1.00%) Databricks
16 22 (0.96%) SAP
17 17 (0.74%) VMware
18 16 (0.70%) AppDynamics