The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 27 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 74 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16  
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 18 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 1.67% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.42% 9.68% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 7
Median daily rate £375 £456 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.80% -8.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NoSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 332 310 350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.32% 17.27% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 194 189
Median daily rate £375 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +9.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% -32.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing NoSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in Manchester

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NoSQL in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in Manchester

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in Manchester

NoSQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.48%) SQL
4 29 (34.52%) .NET
4 29 (34.52%) MongoDB
4 29 (34.52%) REST
5 28 (33.33%) Web Services
6 25 (29.76%) TDD
6 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
7 24 (28.57%) Linux
8 23 (27.38%) CSS
8 23 (27.38%) Scrum
8 23 (27.38%) BDD
9 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
9 22 (26.19%) Java
10 20 (23.81%) Node.js
10 20 (23.81%) React
11 19 (22.62%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (22.62%) RESTful
12 18 (21.43%) C#
13 16 (19.05%) JUnit
13 16 (19.05%) HTTP
13 16 (19.05%) MVC
13 16 (19.05%) High Availability
14 15 (17.86%) Scala
14 15 (17.86%) Mobile App
14 15 (17.86%) JSON
15 14 (16.67%) XML
16 13 (15.48%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (9.52%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.76%) Confluence
2 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.57%) CMS
3 3 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 6 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.76%) Slack
6 3 (3.57%) GitHub
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.10%) MySQL
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.14%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.38%) Big Data
8 2 (2.38%) MarkLogic
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.19%) DB2
9 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.05%) JUnit
3 11 (13.10%) JIRA
4 7 (8.33%) AccuRev
5 6 (7.14%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.57%) Subversion
8 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.19%) Ant
9 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.19%) Gradle
9 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.19%) Maven
9 1 (1.19%) Spock
General
1 5 (5.95%) Banking
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (60.71%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Consultant
3 13 (15.48%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Scala Software Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Xamarin Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Digital Developer
10 4 (4.76%) NoSQL Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Scala Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) .NET
1 29 (34.52%) REST
2 28 (33.33%) Web Services
3 23 (27.38%) CSS
4 20 (23.81%) Node.js
4 20 (23.81%) React
5 19 (22.62%) RESTful
6 15 (17.86%) JSON
7 14 (16.67%) XML
8 12 (14.29%) WPF
9 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 8 (9.52%) HTML
10 8 (9.52%) XSLT
11 7 (8.33%) SOAP
11 7 (8.33%) Spring
11 7 (8.33%) WinForms
12 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.57%) User Experience
5 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.76%) TDD
3 23 (27.38%) BDD
3 23 (27.38%) Scrum
4 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 16 (19.05%) High Availability
5 16 (19.05%) MVC
6 13 (15.48%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (13.10%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (13.10%) SDLC
8 10 (11.90%) DevOps
8 10 (11.90%) OO
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.33%) Kanban
10 7 (8.33%) Microservices
10 7 (8.33%) Open Source
11 6 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 34 (40.48%) SQL
3 22 (26.19%) Java
4 18 (21.43%) C#
5 15 (17.86%) Scala
6 6 (7.14%) Groovy
6 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.95%) Python
7 5 (5.95%) Ruby
8 4 (4.76%) Clojure
9 3 (3.57%) F#
10 2 (2.38%) R
11 1 (1.19%) PHP
11 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 6 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Ansible
1 7 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.33%) Puppet
2 6 (7.14%) Mesos
3 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.19%) Kibana
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle
2 8 (9.52%) Xamarin
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.76%) Twitter
5 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.19%) Zend