Period
to 23 July 2021

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 July 2021 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 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 174 124
Rank change year-on-year +12 -50 -13
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 954 550 1,744
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.69% 1.63% 2.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.87% 7.27% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 417 1,313
10th Percentile £413 £388 £400
25th Percentile £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +2.44%
75th Percentile £674 £638 £600
90th Percentile £750 £713 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 9
10th Percentile £56.50 " £45.85
25th Percentile £61.88 " £52.50
Median hourly rate £65.50 £58.00 £55.00
Median % change year-on-year +12.93% +5.45% +22.22%
75th Percentile £71.96 " £60.00
90th Percentile £73.45 " "
UK median hourly rate £62.00 £58.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% +5.45% +22.22%

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 12,123 7,561 19,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.42% 22.47% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,452 5,326 13,420
10th Percentile £335 £330 £325
25th Percentile £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £483
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.63% +1.58%
75th Percentile £620 £600 £575
90th Percentile £706 £700 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 102 231
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.63 £14.00
25th Percentile £19.00 £17.77 £17.69
Median hourly rate £26.00 £24.70 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -17.67% -6.25%
75th Percentile £47.31 £42.94 £52.15
90th Percentile £63.46 £65.89 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% -6.25%

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 23 July 2021.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing NoSQL in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2021.

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 July 2021. 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 -12 650 £600 +9.09% 291
South East +24 90 £545 +31.96% 71
North of England -14 71 £500 +5.26% 109
North West +3 54 £500 +18.41% 62
Midlands -10 37 £440 +10.00% 48
South West +14 30 £500 +25.00% 32
Yorkshire -17 17 £463 -2.63% 33
West Midlands -27 17 £440 +2.80% 33
East of England -16 15 £550 +37.50% 32
East Midlands -13 11 £450 +28.57% 15
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2021, 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.

1 540 (56.60%) SQL
2 471 (49.37%) Java
3 457 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
4 383 (40.15%) AWS
5 332 (34.80%) Microservices
6 325 (34.07%) Azure
7 313 (32.81%) Python
8 282 (29.56%) MongoDB
9 278 (29.14%) DevOps
10 241 (25.26%) Git (software)
11 234 (24.53%) JavaScript
12 233 (24.42%) Docker
13 229 (24.00%) Kafka
14 225 (23.58%) Social Skills
15 216 (22.64%) Kubernetes
15 216 (22.64%) TDD
16 209 (21.91%) Finance
17 199 (20.86%) Jenkins
18 194 (20.34%) REST
19 192 (20.13%) Node.js
20 190 (19.92%) Spring
21 179 (18.76%) Scrum
22 176 (18.45%) Software Engineering
23 169 (17.71%) React
24 165 (17.30%) Apache Spark
25 163 (17.09%) Relational Database
25 163 (17.09%) Big Data
26 154 (16.14%) AngularJS
27 151 (15.83%) RESTful
28 150 (15.72%) Analytics

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
1 165 (17.30%) Apache Spark
2 60 (6.29%) Apache
3 58 (6.08%) Apache Airflow
4 47 (4.93%) Confluence
5 36 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (2.94%) Luigi
7 15 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (1.36%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.05%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.84%) JBoss
11 8 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (0.73%) Jetty
12 7 (0.73%) nginx
13 6 (0.63%) Drupal
13 6 (0.63%) GemFire
13 6 (0.63%) Mule
13 6 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.52%) CMS
14 5 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.21%) SPSS
3 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.21%) Shopify
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 383 (40.15%) AWS
2 325 (34.07%) Azure
3 136 (14.26%) GCP
4 134 (14.05%) Serverless
5 64 (6.71%) PaaS
6 53 (5.56%) Azure Functions
7 52 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (4.82%) GitHub
9 42 (4.40%) IaaS
10 41 (4.30%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 37 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
12 35 (3.67%) SaaS
13 30 (3.14%) Azure Data Factory
14 28 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
15 26 (2.73%) Amazon S3
15 26 (2.73%) OpenShift
15 26 (2.73%) Power Platform
16 25 (2.62%) Snowflake
17 23 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
18 22 (2.31%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.73%) HTTP
2 18 (1.89%) Firewall
3 16 (1.68%) LAN
4 11 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.94%) WAN
6 7 (0.73%) DNS
6 7 (0.73%) Internet
7 6 (0.63%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.63%) IPv4
7 6 (0.63%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.63%) Network Security
7 6 (0.63%) SSL
8 4 (0.42%) VPN
8 4 (0.42%) Z-Wave
9 3 (0.31%) IPv6
9 3 (0.31%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.31%) SAN
10 2 (0.21%) Broadband
10 2 (0.21%) NAS
10 2 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (29.56%) MongoDB
2 163 (17.09%) Big Data
2 163 (17.09%) Relational Database
3 128 (13.42%) SQL Server
4 126 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 116 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
6 98 (10.27%) MySQL
7 94 (9.85%) Hadoop
8 88 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
9 81 (8.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 63 (6.60%) Redis
11 60 (6.29%) RDBMS
12 53 (5.56%) Data Lake
13 50 (5.24%) Metadata
14 45 (4.72%) Apache Hive
15 41 (4.30%) BigQuery
16 40 (4.19%) HBase
17 29 (3.04%) Amazon RDS
18 27 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
19 26 (2.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 241 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 199 (20.86%) Jenkins
3 138 (14.47%) Maven
4 82 (8.60%) JIRA
5 60 (6.29%) JUnit
6 51 (5.35%) GitLab
7 45 (4.72%) Gradle
7 45 (4.72%) Mockito
8 39 (4.09%) Cucumber
9 37 (3.88%) Bitbucket
10 36 (3.77%) TeamCity
11 32 (3.35%) Selenium
11 32 (3.35%) webpack
12 29 (3.04%) Artifactory
13 25 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
13 25 (2.62%) Subversion
14 20 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (1.78%) Gatling
15 17 (1.78%) gulp
16 16 (1.68%) Jasmine
General
1 225 (23.58%) Social Skills
2 209 (21.91%) Finance
3 133 (13.94%) Banking
4 88 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (5.24%) Investment Banking
6 39 (4.09%) Presentation Skills
7 38 (3.98%) Public Sector
8 35 (3.67%) Front Office
9 28 (2.94%) Marketing
10 22 (2.31%) Retail
11 18 (1.89%) Documentation Skills
12 12 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 11 (1.15%) Back Office
14 10 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.84%) Telecoms
16 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.73%) Games
16 7 (0.73%) Organisational Skills
17 6 (0.63%) Electronics
17 6 (0.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 461 (48.32%) Developer
2 178 (18.66%) Java Developer
3 145 (15.20%) Architect
4 96 (10.06%) Full Stack Developer
5 94 (9.85%) Data Engineer
6 90 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 69 (7.23%) Data Architect
8 45 (4.72%) .NET Developer
8 45 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 45 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 44 (4.61%) C# Developer
9 44 (4.61%) Java Engineer
9 44 (4.61%) React Developer
10 41 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 31 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
12 29 (3.04%) Azure Architect
13 27 (2.83%) Cloud Architect
14 26 (2.73%) Python Developer
15 24 (2.52%) Azure Engineer
15 24 (2.52%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (24.00%) Kafka
2 194 (20.34%) REST
3 192 (20.13%) Node.js
4 190 (19.92%) Spring
5 169 (17.71%) React
6 154 (16.14%) AngularJS
7 151 (15.83%) RESTful
8 142 (14.88%) Spring Boot
9 139 (14.57%) .NET
10 132 (13.84%) Web Services
11 123 (12.89%) HTML
12 100 (10.48%) CSS
13 70 (7.34%) JSON
14 56 (5.87%) Hibernate
15 53 (5.56%) .NET Core
16 47 (4.93%) Redux
17 46 (4.82%) GraphQL
18 41 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
18 41 (4.30%) SOAP
18 41 (4.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.97%) Data Structures
2 61 (6.39%) Algorithms
3 50 (5.24%) User Experience
4 43 (4.51%) Cloud Native
5 36 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.25%) Client/Server
7 28 (2.94%) Fixed Income
8 22 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
9 21 (2.20%) Data Centre
9 21 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.99%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
11 17 (1.78%) Replication
12 15 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (1.36%) N-Tier
15 12 (1.26%) iPad
15 12 (1.26%) Market Risk
16 11 (1.15%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 150 (15.72%) Linux
2 53 (5.56%) Unix
3 52 (5.45%) Windows
4 10 (1.05%) Android
4 10 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.63%) CentOS
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.42%) Solaris
9 4 (0.42%) VMS
10 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (34.80%) Microservices
3 278 (29.14%) DevOps
4 216 (22.64%) TDD
5 179 (18.76%) Scrum
6 176 (18.45%) Software Engineering
7 150 (15.72%) Analytics
8 135 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
8 135 (14.15%) Test Automation
9 117 (12.26%) Data Engineering
10 107 (11.22%) BDD
10 107 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
11 106 (11.11%) Data Pipeline
12 103 (10.80%) OO
13 99 (10.38%) Event-Driven
14 93 (9.75%) Computer Science
15 89 (9.33%) Open Source
16 85 (8.91%) Data Modelling
17 80 (8.39%) SDLC
18 77 (8.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 540 (56.60%) SQL
2 471 (49.37%) Java
3 313 (32.81%) Python
4 234 (24.53%) JavaScript
5 137 (14.36%) C#
6 118 (12.37%) Scala
7 111 (11.64%) TypeScript
8 67 (7.02%) Java 8
9 54 (5.66%) C++
10 43 (4.51%) Go
11 36 (3.77%) ES6
12 35 (3.67%) R
13 33 (3.46%) Bash Shell
14 28 (2.94%) PHP
15 22 (2.31%) C
15 22 (2.31%) Ruby
16 20 (2.10%) Java 11
17 19 (1.99%) PowerShell
18 18 (1.89%) Groovy
19 16 (1.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (7.65%) Security Cleared
2 70 (7.34%) Degree
3 57 (5.97%) SC Cleared
4 37 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.05%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.05%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.63%) ISEB
6 6 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.42%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.31%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.31%) CISM
9 3 (0.31%) CISSP
9 3 (0.31%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.10%) CRISC
11 1 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.03%) Data Quality
2 43 (4.51%) QA
3 24 (2.52%) Accessibility
4 16 (1.68%) GDPR
5 4 (0.42%) MiFID
6 3 (0.31%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.21%) IFRS
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.21%) SLA
8 1 (0.10%) COBIT
8 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) NIST
System Software
1 233 (24.42%) Docker
2 16 (1.68%) HDFS
3 9 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.52%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.31%) NFS
8 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.21%) GridGain
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.10%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.10%) KVM
10 1 (0.10%) SRDF
10 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 216 (22.64%) Kubernetes
2 110 (11.53%) Terraform
3 66 (6.92%) Ansible
4 41 (4.30%) Prometheus
5 40 (4.19%) Grafana
6 23 (2.41%) Puppet
7 20 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (1.47%) Kibana
9 13 (1.36%) Istio
10 9 (0.94%) Oozie
11 7 (0.73%) logstash
12 6 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.42%) Galera Cluster
13 4 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.42%) Nagios
13 4 (0.42%) SCCM
14 3 (0.31%) Mesos
14 3 (0.31%) Rancher
14 3 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.31%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 121 (12.68%) Oracle
2 81 (8.49%) Databricks
3 65 (6.81%) Google
4 64 (6.71%) Microsoft
5 42 (4.40%) IBM
6 28 (2.94%) TIBCO
7 25 (2.62%) Splunk
8 20 (2.10%) SAP
9 18 (1.89%) Cloudera
10 16 (1.68%) Alibaba
11 14 (1.47%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.36%) VMware
13 11 (1.15%) Informatica
14 10 (1.05%) hybris
14 10 (1.05%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.94%) Ab Initio
15 9 (0.94%) MapR
15 9 (0.94%) MuleSoft
15 9 (0.94%) New Relic
15 9 (0.94%) Sybase