Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 148 188
Rank change year-on-year +45 +40 +49
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 2275 1767 1428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.40% 1.81% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.87% 8.01% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1303 1116
England median daily rate £500 £475 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.36% +9.22%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £350
90th Percentile £638 £638 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £490
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 3
England median hourly rate £45.00 £60.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.31% +20.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £19.34 £27.33 £28.00
90th Percentile £60.81 £92.18 £67.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +119.51% -59.00% +25.00%

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 20932 22062 24288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.07% 22.56% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14506 14783 16167
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 321 387
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%
10th Percentile £14.72 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.29 £48.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +11.54% -0.44% +12.50%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +28 1491 £525 +5.00% 206
North of England +46 284 £425 -2.30% 60
South East +15 252 £475 +11.76% 70
Yorkshire +44 150 £425 - 22
North West +12 124 £425 - 30
Midlands +72 122 £400 -20.00% 32
East of England -12 72 £450 +5.88% 35
East Midlands +39 67 £420 -23.64% 15
South West -4 60 £462 +2.56% 25
West Midlands +46 53 £400 -15.48% 17
North East +57 23 £425 -15.00% 8
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 1451 (63.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1232 (54.15%) Java
3 966 (42.46%) TDD
4 923 (40.57%) SQL
5 824 (36.22%) MongoDB
6 685 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
7 684 (30.07%) JavaScript
8 654 (28.75%) Continuous Integration
9 617 (27.12%) Microservices
10 563 (24.75%) Git (software)
11 534 (23.47%) BDD
12 532 (23.38%) DevOps
13 503 (22.11%) C#
14 496 (21.80%) Python
15 472 (20.75%) Scrum
16 471 (20.70%) Linux
17 461 (20.26%) .NET
18 455 (20.00%) Spring
19 452 (19.87%) RESTful
20 448 (19.69%) REST
21 433 (19.03%) MySQL
22 432 (18.99%) Docker
23 419 (18.42%) Node.js
24 408 (17.93%) AngularJS
25 396 (17.41%) Apache Cassandra
26 388 (17.05%) Scala
27 373 (16.40%) Jenkins
28 371 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
29 370 (16.26%) Web Services
30 369 (16.22%) Hadoop

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
1 286 (12.57%) Apache Spark
2 246 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 183 (8.04%) Tomcat
4 140 (6.15%) Confluence
5 132 (5.80%) Apache
6 112 (4.92%) WebLogic
6 112 (4.92%) WebSphere
7 106 (4.66%) OpenStack
8 85 (3.74%) JBoss
9 62 (2.73%) Apache Solr
10 57 (2.51%) nginx
11 47 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
12 42 (1.85%) NServiceBus
13 40 (1.76%) Jetty
14 39 (1.71%) IIS
15 37 (1.63%) Apache Pig
16 28 (1.23%) CMS
17 23 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 17 (0.75%) SAS
18 17 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (0.35%) HipChat
1 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.18%) Stata
3 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.088%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.088%) SPSS
4 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.044%) Gephi
4 1 (0.044%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 13 (0.57%) Magento
3 11 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.13%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.044%) BASE24
5 1 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.044%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 685 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
2 371 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (3.87%) GitHub
4 71 (3.12%) Amazon EC2
5 64 (2.81%) PaaS
6 61 (2.68%) SaaS
7 60 (2.64%) Amazon S3
8 55 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 50 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 50 (2.20%) Slack
10 39 (1.71%) Amazon EMR
11 37 (1.63%) IaaS
12 36 (1.58%) Serverless
13 35 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
14 25 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
15 23 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
15 23 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
16 21 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
17 18 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 18 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 91 (4.00%) HTTP
2 50 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 36 (1.58%) Internet
4 34 (1.49%) DNS
5 32 (1.41%) Firewall
6 23 (1.01%) SSL
7 21 (0.92%) VPN
8 13 (0.57%) AMQP
9 11 (0.48%) SMTP
10 10 (0.44%) ICMP
11 7 (0.31%) BIG-IP
12 6 (0.26%) 3GPP
12 6 (0.26%) Diameter Protocol
12 6 (0.26%) DSL
12 6 (0.26%) LAN
12 6 (0.26%) Network Security
12 6 (0.26%) SIGTRAN
12 6 (0.26%) WAN
13 5 (0.22%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 824 (36.22%) MongoDB
2 433 (19.03%) MySQL
3 396 (17.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 369 (16.22%) Hadoop
5 363 (15.96%) PostgreSQL
6 360 (15.82%) Big Data
7 315 (13.85%) Relational Database
8 302 (13.27%) SQL Server
9 164 (7.21%) RDBMS
10 151 (6.64%) HBase
11 111 (4.88%) Apache Hive
12 105 (4.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 91 (4.00%) Redis
14 87 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
15 71 (3.12%) Impala
16 49 (2.15%) Couchbase
17 48 (2.11%) RavenDB
18 47 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
19 45 (1.98%) Neo4j
20 41 (1.80%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 563 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 373 (16.40%) Jenkins
3 219 (9.63%) JIRA
4 176 (7.74%) Maven
5 153 (6.73%) TeamCity
6 152 (6.68%) JUnit
7 151 (6.64%) Cucumber
8 133 (5.85%) NUnit
9 132 (5.80%) Subversion
10 94 (4.13%) Mockito
11 88 (3.87%) MSTest
11 88 (3.87%) Octopus Deploy
12 79 (3.47%) Gradle
13 68 (2.99%) IntelliJ
14 61 (2.68%) SpecFlow
15 52 (2.29%) Selenium
16 50 (2.20%) Jasmine
16 50 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
17 47 (2.07%) Mercurial
18 44 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 364 (16.00%) Finance
2 231 (10.15%) Banking
3 100 (4.40%) Investment Banking
4 63 (2.77%) Marketing
5 62 (2.73%) Games
6 59 (2.59%) Front Office
7 54 (2.37%) Publishing
8 53 (2.33%) Retail
9 41 (1.80%) Retail Banking
10 36 (1.58%) Law
11 30 (1.32%) Advertising
12 28 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 25 (1.10%) Legal
14 18 (0.79%) Electronics
15 16 (0.70%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.26%) Billing
17 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.22%) Private Banking
18 3 (0.13%) Back Office
18 3 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1534 (67.43%) Developer
2 649 (28.53%) Java Developer
3 268 (11.78%) Senior Developer
4 209 (9.19%) C# Developer
5 204 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 195 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 164 (7.21%) Architect
8 145 (6.37%) Scala Developer
9 130 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 129 (5.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 128 (5.63%) Agile Developer
12 108 (4.75%) Software Engineer
13 100 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
14 95 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
15 94 (4.13%) Angular Developer
16 89 (3.91%) Data Engineer
17 88 (3.87%) Java Engineer
18 81 (3.56%) Node.js Developer
19 78 (3.43%) AWS Engineer
20 74 (3.25%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (20.26%) .NET
2 455 (20.00%) Spring
3 452 (19.87%) RESTful
4 448 (19.69%) REST
5 419 (18.42%) Node.js
6 408 (17.93%) AngularJS
7 370 (16.26%) Web Services
8 306 (13.45%) HTML
9 295 (12.97%) Kafka
10 278 (12.22%) CSS
11 256 (11.25%) React
12 254 (11.16%) JSON
13 192 (8.44%) Hibernate
14 191 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 185 (8.13%) Spring Boot
16 164 (7.21%) ASP.NET
17 162 (7.12%) XML
18 155 (6.81%) HTML5
19 129 (5.67%) RabbitMQ
20 120 (5.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 170 (7.47%) Greenfield Project
2 143 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 103 (4.53%) Algorithms
5 76 (3.34%) User Experience
6 73 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 71 (3.12%) Data Structures
8 70 (3.08%) Fintech
9 65 (2.86%) Mobile App
10 61 (2.68%) Public Cloud
11 32 (1.41%) Market Risk
12 30 (1.32%) Credit Risk
13 28 (1.23%) Blog
13 28 (1.23%) Derivative
13 28 (1.23%) Fixed Income
14 27 (1.19%) Virtual Team
15 26 (1.14%) Hedge funds
16 25 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
17 19 (0.84%) Data Centre
17 19 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 471 (20.70%) Linux
2 239 (10.51%) Unix
3 157 (6.90%) Windows
4 84 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (1.98%) Android
6 38 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 34 (1.49%) CentOS
8 31 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.84%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.48%) Solaris
10 11 (0.48%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.35%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.31%) AIX
12 7 (0.31%) HPUX
13 6 (0.26%) VMS
14 4 (0.18%) DC/OS
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.044%) Fedora
17 1 (0.044%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1451 (63.78%) Agile Software Development
2 966 (42.46%) TDD
3 654 (28.75%) Continuous Integration
4 617 (27.12%) Microservices
5 534 (23.47%) BDD
6 532 (23.38%) DevOps
7 472 (20.75%) Scrum
8 358 (15.74%) Software Engineering
9 333 (14.64%) OO
10 313 (13.76%) Open Source
11 311 (13.67%) Test Automation
12 291 (12.79%) MVC
13 252 (11.08%) Kanban
14 220 (9.67%) Pair Programming
15 204 (8.97%) Analytics
15 204 (8.97%) Data Modelling
16 183 (8.04%) E-Commerce
17 162 (7.12%) Mentoring
18 138 (6.07%) Continuous Delivery
19 136 (5.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1232 (54.15%) Java
2 923 (40.57%) SQL
3 684 (30.07%) JavaScript
4 503 (22.11%) C#
5 496 (21.80%) Python
6 388 (17.05%) Scala
7 192 (8.44%) Ruby
8 98 (4.31%) PHP
9 97 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 84 (3.69%) Bash Shell
11 82 (3.60%) R
12 77 (3.38%) Groovy
13 62 (2.73%) Perl
14 58 (2.55%) C++
15 53 (2.33%) ES6
16 49 (2.15%) T-SQL
17 47 (2.07%) PL/SQL
18 46 (2.02%) Go
19 44 (1.93%) GraphQL
20 41 (1.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 150 (6.59%) Degree
2 111 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 70 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 48 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
8 10 (0.44%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.40%) DBS Check
10 8 (0.35%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.31%) PhD
12 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.18%) CISSP
13 4 (0.18%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.13%) CCNA
14 3 (0.13%) CCSA
14 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.13%) CISM
14 3 (0.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.27%) QA
2 44 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.66%) GDPR
4 10 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.40%) GCP
6 8 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
7 7 (0.31%) MiFID
8 6 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.13%) EMIR
10 2 (0.088%) WCAG
11 1 (0.044%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.044%) PSD2
11 1 (0.044%) SLA
System Software
1 432 (18.99%) Docker
2 60 (2.64%) Apache Flume
3 57 (2.51%) HDFS
4 32 (1.41%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.26%) LXC
8 5 (0.22%) GlusterFS
8 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.13%) Ceph
9 3 (0.13%) etcd
9 3 (0.13%) flannel
9 3 (0.13%) SkyDNS
9 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (0.088%) vCloud
10 2 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.088%) Xen
11 1 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.044%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.044%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 284 (12.48%) Puppet
2 273 (12.00%) Ansible
3 236 (10.37%) Opscode Chef
4 211 (9.27%) Kubernetes
5 97 (4.26%) Kibana
6 83 (3.65%) Terraform
7 69 (3.03%) logstash
8 67 (2.95%) Grafana
9 31 (1.36%) Oozie
10 27 (1.19%) Cobbler
11 24 (1.05%) Nagios
12 23 (1.01%) Mesos
13 20 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
13 20 (0.88%) Prometheus
13 20 (0.88%) Rancher
14 18 (0.79%) Packer
15 17 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
16 14 (0.62%) HAProxy
16 14 (0.62%) ZABBIX
17 12 (0.53%) StatsD
Vendors
1 318 (13.98%) Oracle
2 199 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 109 (4.79%) Splunk
4 78 (3.43%) Google
5 77 (3.38%) AppDynamics
6 49 (2.15%) Atlassian
6 49 (2.15%) Cloudera
7 40 (1.76%) Red Hat
8 36 (1.58%) IBM
9 35 (1.54%) Informatica
9 35 (1.54%) Tableau
10 29 (1.27%) Apigee
11 28 (1.23%) Talend
12 21 (0.92%) SAP
13 19 (0.84%) Apple
13 19 (0.84%) Hortonworks
14 17 (0.75%) Sitecore
15 16 (0.70%) Teradata
16 15 (0.66%) CA
16 15 (0.66%) Sybase