Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 100 174
Rank change year-on-year +12 +74 -24
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 124 145 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.17% 2.12% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.63% 8.44% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 109 60
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% -6.86%
10th Percentile £327 £320 £363
90th Percentile £638 £575 £601
England median daily rate £500 £475 £492
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.36% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
North West median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £60.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year -25.31% +20.50% +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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1287 1719 1897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.57% 25.15% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 1139 1201
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £622 £544 £530
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 41
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +45.45%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.25
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the North West

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in the North West

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in the North West

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the North West 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
Manchester -2 78 £418 -1.76% 16
Merseyside +19 19 £375 +7.14% 3
Lancashire +21 13 £425 +3.16% 3
Cheshire -10 7 £400 -5.88% 8
Cumbria - 4 £420 -
NoSQL
England

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 North West region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (60.48%) Java
3 66 (53.23%) MongoDB
4 62 (50.00%) SQL
5 61 (49.19%) JavaScript
6 53 (42.74%) TDD
7 50 (40.32%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (38.71%) Node.js
9 45 (36.29%) Git (software)
10 44 (35.48%) REST
10 44 (35.48%) Open Source
11 41 (33.06%) Test Automation
12 40 (32.26%) BDD
12 40 (32.26%) Software Engineering
12 40 (32.26%) MySQL
13 36 (29.03%) Microservices
14 35 (28.23%) JIRA
15 33 (26.61%) Linux
16 28 (22.58%) .NET
16 28 (22.58%) Cucumber
17 27 (21.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 27 (21.77%) Scrum
17 27 (21.77%) Spring
18 26 (20.97%) MVC
18 26 (20.97%) C#
19 25 (20.16%) Mentoring
19 25 (20.16%) Coaching
20 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
21 23 (18.55%) Relational Database
21 23 (18.55%) Docker

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 22 (17.74%) Confluence
2 11 (8.87%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.23%) nginx
3 4 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.42%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.74%) Slack
2 8 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) tcpdump
1 2 (1.61%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.81%) SMS
2 1 (0.81%) SSH
2 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (53.23%) MongoDB
2 50 (40.32%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (32.26%) MySQL
4 23 (18.55%) Relational Database
5 17 (13.71%) RDBMS
6 14 (11.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
7 10 (8.06%) Big Data
7 10 (8.06%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.42%) Redis
10 2 (1.61%) Sqoop
10 2 (1.61%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.81%) HBase
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (36.29%) Git (software)
2 35 (28.23%) JIRA
3 28 (22.58%) Cucumber
4 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
5 22 (17.74%) Maven
6 15 (12.10%) JUnit
7 14 (11.29%) Jasmine
8 11 (8.87%) AccuRev
9 7 (5.65%) Gradle
10 6 (4.84%) Selenium
11 4 (3.23%) Subversion
11 4 (3.23%) TeamCity
12 3 (2.42%) Liquibase
13 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.61%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.61%) JProfiler
13 2 (1.61%) SonarQube
14 1 (0.81%) Ant
14 1 (0.81%) Hudson
14 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (5.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.61%) Banking
2 2 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (66.13%) Developer
2 45 (36.29%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 23 (18.55%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.90%) Java Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (11.29%) Java Software Developer
8 12 (9.68%) .NET Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Desktop Support
10 8 (6.45%) JavaScript Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) NoSQL Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Elasticsearch Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.71%) Node.js
2 44 (35.48%) REST
3 28 (22.58%) .NET
4 27 (21.77%) Spring
5 23 (18.55%) Spring Boot
6 21 (16.94%) CSS
7 20 (16.13%) Web Services
8 18 (14.52%) React
9 17 (13.71%) RESTful
10 15 (12.10%) Spring Security
10 15 (12.10%) Thymeleaf
11 13 (10.48%) .NET Framework
11 13 (10.48%) Spring Cloud
12 11 (8.87%) WPF
13 10 (8.06%) HTML
13 10 (8.06%) WCF
13 10 (8.06%) WinForms
14 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (5.65%) JSON
15 6 (4.84%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.23%) iPad
5 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.61%) RIA
6 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.61%) Linux
2 27 (21.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.61%) Android
4 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.61%) Windows
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.74%) TDD
3 44 (35.48%) Open Source
4 41 (33.06%) Test Automation
5 40 (32.26%) BDD
5 40 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 36 (29.03%) Microservices
7 27 (21.77%) Scrum
8 26 (20.97%) MVC
9 25 (20.16%) Coaching
9 25 (20.16%) Mentoring
10 21 (16.94%) SDLC
11 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce
11 20 (16.13%) Kanban
11 20 (16.13%) SFIA
12 18 (14.52%) User Stories
13 16 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (12.10%) SOA
15 14 (11.29%) DevOps
16 13 (10.48%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.48%) Java
2 62 (50.00%) SQL
3 61 (49.19%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.97%) C#
5 10 (8.06%) Python
6 7 (5.65%) Ruby
7 5 (4.03%) Groovy
7 5 (4.03%) VB
8 4 (3.23%) C++
8 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.23%) VBA
9 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.61%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.61%) R
10 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.81%) Go
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (18.55%) Docker
2 4 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.61%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Kibana
2 9 (7.26%) Consul
2 9 (7.26%) Zipkin
3 8 (6.45%) Ansible
3 8 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.45%) Puppet
4 6 (4.84%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.61%) Ambari
5 2 (1.61%) Grafana
5 2 (1.61%) Graphite
5 2 (1.61%) Mesos
5 2 (1.61%) Oozie
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
1 14 (11.29%) Red Hat
2 9 (7.26%) Pega
3 7 (5.65%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.61%) Perforce
4 2 (1.61%) Xamarin