Period
to 21 September 2018

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 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 107 138
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31 +35
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 102 97 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.72% 1.66% 1.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.91% 7.45% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 82 64
North West median daily rate £378 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +5.61% -20.26%
10th Percentile £325 £322 £313
90th Percentile £566 £643 £538
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £52.42 £49.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.43% +23.13% -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 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 1,290 1,302 1,732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.75% 22.33% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 821 1,110
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £288 £258
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 46
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £29.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +41.32% -22.11%
10th Percentile £10.35 £14.87 £14.43
90th Percentile £54.10 £45.60 £59.31
England median hourly rate £28.75 £29.62 £29.88
% change year-on-year -2.94% -0.87% +8.65%

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 21 September 2018.

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 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
Manchester -2 64 £375 -6.25% 68
Cheshire +10 26 £380 +1.33% 5
Lancashire -5 7 £422 -34.07% 3
Merseyside -1 4 £475 +31.03% 7
NoSQL
England

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 North West region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 71 (69.61%) SQL
2 50 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (46.08%) .NET
4 46 (45.10%) SQL Server
5 45 (44.12%) C#
6 37 (36.27%) Web Services
7 33 (32.35%) MongoDB
8 32 (31.37%) Java
9 30 (29.41%) MVC
10 29 (28.43%) .NET Framework
10 29 (28.43%) JIRA
10 29 (28.43%) Relational Database
11 27 (26.47%) JavaScript
12 25 (24.51%) E-Commerce
13 24 (23.53%) ASP.NET
14 23 (22.55%) MySQL
14 23 (22.55%) Git (software)
15 20 (19.61%) AccuRev
15 20 (19.61%) Python
15 20 (19.61%) Docker
16 19 (18.63%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (18.63%) WCF
16 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (18.63%) Big Data
17 18 (17.65%) REST
17 18 (17.65%) Degree
17 18 (17.65%) WinForms
17 18 (17.65%) Spring
18 17 (16.67%) TDD
18 17 (16.67%) WPF

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 8 (7.84%) Apache Spark
1 8 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.92%) Apache
2 4 (3.92%) Confluence
3 3 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.98%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.92%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.92%) Slack
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) GitHub
5 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 33 (32.35%) MongoDB
3 29 (28.43%) Relational Database
4 23 (22.55%) MySQL
5 19 (18.63%) Big Data
6 17 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 16 (15.69%) DB2
7 16 (15.69%) Redis
7 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (10.78%) Hadoop
10 7 (6.86%) Neo4j
11 6 (5.88%) Apache Hive
12 5 (4.90%) CouchDB
13 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (2.94%) HBase
14 3 (2.94%) KDB
14 3 (2.94%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (28.43%) JIRA
2 23 (22.55%) Git (software)
3 20 (19.61%) AccuRev
4 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.86%) Gradle
6 7 (6.86%) Maven
7 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.90%) JUnit
8 4 (3.92%) Grunt
9 2 (1.96%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.96%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.98%) GitLab
10 1 (0.98%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.98%) RStudio
10 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.98%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.90%) Banking
1 5 (4.90%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Back Office
2 1 (0.98%) Games
2 1 (0.98%) Law
2 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (69.61%) Developer
2 25 (24.51%) .NET Developer
3 14 (13.73%) C# Developer
3 14 (13.73%) Lead Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.78%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.78%) Python Developer
6 10 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Data Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Lead .NET Developer
9 6 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Desktop Support
9 6 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.88%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (46.08%) .NET
2 37 (36.27%) Web Services
3 29 (28.43%) .NET Framework
4 24 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 19 (18.63%) WCF
6 18 (17.65%) REST
6 18 (17.65%) Spring
6 18 (17.65%) WinForms
7 17 (16.67%) CSS
7 17 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 17 (16.67%) WPF
8 15 (14.71%) RESTful
9 14 (13.73%) .NET Core
10 13 (12.75%) HTML
11 12 (11.76%) jQuery
12 11 (10.78%) Kafka
12 11 (10.78%) React
12 11 (10.78%) Spring Boot
13 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.94%) Fintech
3 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.98%) Robotics
5 1 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (0.98%) AIX
3 1 (0.98%) Unix
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.41%) MVC
3 25 (24.51%) E-Commerce
4 19 (18.63%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (16.67%) TDD
6 16 (15.69%) BDD
7 15 (14.71%) Microservices
8 14 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (13.73%) Project Management
9 12 (11.76%) Scrum
10 11 (10.78%) DevOps
11 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.82%) Kanban
13 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.86%) Open Source
13 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
13 7 (6.86%) Web Application Development
14 6 (5.88%) Web Development
15 5 (4.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (69.61%) SQL
2 45 (44.12%) C#
3 32 (31.37%) Java
4 27 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.61%) Python
6 9 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 8 (7.84%) Scala
8 5 (4.90%) Groovy
8 5 (4.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.96%) Java 8
9 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.96%) R
9 2 (1.96%) Ruby
9 2 (1.96%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.96%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) Erlang
10 1 (0.98%) F#
10 1 (0.98%) Go
10 1 (0.98%) Haskell
10 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.61%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (3.92%) etcd
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.98%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Terraform
2 4 (3.92%) Consul
2 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.96%) Grafana
3 2 (1.96%) Graylog
3 2 (1.96%) Puppet
4 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Teradata
2 14 (13.73%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) Hortonworks
3 4 (3.92%) SAP
4 3 (2.94%) Adobe
4 3 (2.94%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.96%) hybris
5 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.96%) Splunk
5 2 (1.96%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) MapR
6 1 (0.98%) OpenText