Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 111 161
Rank change year-on-year +6 +50 +6
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 118 82 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.03% 1.50% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.92% 6.68% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 62 51
North West median daily rate £375 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.81% +2.81% -20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £322 £280
90th Percentile £545 £575 £538
England median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 1,189 1,228 1,642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.42% 22.48% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 767 1,042
North West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 53
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -14.47% +10.14%
10th Percentile £12.03 £12.69 £15.65
90th Percentile £55.38 £53.75 £64.55
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.20
% change year-on-year +27.27% -14.60% +28.80%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +20 72 £375 - 59
Cheshire -17 26 £375 -10.71% 8
Lancashire 0 12 £438 -23.91% 8
Merseyside +7 7 £463 +21.31% 4
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 84 (71.19%) SQL
2 67 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (44.92%) SQL Server
4 49 (41.53%) .NET
5 44 (37.29%) Java
6 43 (36.44%) Web Services
7 42 (35.59%) C#
8 41 (34.75%) JIRA
9 40 (33.90%) JavaScript
9 40 (33.90%) MongoDB
10 39 (33.05%) MVC
11 36 (30.51%) Relational Database
12 34 (28.81%) MySQL
13 31 (26.27%) E-Commerce
13 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
14 30 (25.42%) TDD
15 29 (24.58%) AccuRev
15 29 (24.58%) REST
16 27 (22.88%) BDD
17 26 (22.03%) Scrum
17 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
17 26 (22.03%) Docker
18 25 (21.19%) CSS
18 25 (21.19%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (20.34%) WPF
20 23 (19.49%) SQL Server 2000
20 23 (19.49%) WCF
20 23 (19.49%) WinForms
21 21 (17.80%) ASP.NET
21 21 (17.80%) Kanban

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 10 (8.47%) Confluence
2 4 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.54%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.69%) Apache
4 2 (1.69%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.69%) CMS
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) nginx
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.93%) GitHub
3 7 (5.93%) Slack
4 6 (5.08%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.85%) Engine Yard
6 1 (0.85%) Heroku
6 1 (0.85%) IaaS
6 1 (0.85%) npm
6 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (44.92%) SQL Server
2 40 (33.90%) MongoDB
3 36 (30.51%) Relational Database
4 34 (28.81%) MySQL
5 23 (19.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (16.95%) Redis
7 19 (16.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (11.86%) DB2
9 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (8.47%) Neo4j
11 9 (7.63%) CouchDB
12 6 (5.08%) Big Data
12 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
13 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
14 3 (2.54%) KDB
14 3 (2.54%) Kdb+
14 3 (2.54%) SAP HANA
14 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (1.69%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 41 (34.75%) JIRA
2 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
3 29 (24.58%) AccuRev
4 18 (15.25%) Jenkins
5 14 (11.86%) JUnit
5 14 (11.86%) Visual Studio
6 9 (7.63%) Cucumber
7 8 (6.78%) Gradle
7 8 (6.78%) Jasmine
8 7 (5.93%) Maven
9 4 (3.39%) Grunt
9 4 (3.39%) Selenium
10 3 (2.54%) Gatling
10 3 (2.54%) JMeter
10 3 (2.54%) Mocha
11 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.08%) Banking
2 5 (4.24%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Back Office
3 2 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (67.80%) Developer
2 20 (16.95%) .NET Developer
2 20 (16.95%) Software Developer
3 18 (15.25%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.86%) Lead Developer
5 13 (11.02%) Desktop Support
5 13 (11.02%) Python Developer
6 9 (7.63%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.93%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (5.93%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Lead .NET Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) WinForms Developer
7 7 (5.93%) WPF Developer
8 6 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.08%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (41.53%) .NET
2 43 (36.44%) Web Services
3 29 (24.58%) REST
4 26 (22.03%) .NET Framework
5 25 (21.19%) CSS
6 24 (20.34%) WPF
7 23 (19.49%) WCF
7 23 (19.49%) WinForms
8 21 (17.80%) ASP.NET
9 20 (16.95%) HTML
10 19 (16.10%) Spring
11 17 (14.41%) Entity Framework
11 17 (14.41%) Node.js
11 17 (14.41%) RESTful
12 14 (11.86%) .NET Core
13 13 (11.02%) jQuery
14 12 (10.17%) Ajax
15 10 (8.47%) React
15 10 (8.47%) SOAP
15 10 (8.47%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.54%) Fintech
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Robotics
5 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.95%) Linux
2 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.05%) MVC
3 31 (26.27%) E-Commerce
4 30 (25.42%) TDD
5 27 (22.88%) BDD
6 26 (22.03%) Scrum
7 25 (21.19%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (17.80%) Kanban
8 21 (17.80%) Microservices
9 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (14.41%) Test Automation
11 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (11.86%) DevOps
12 14 (11.86%) Project Management
13 12 (10.17%) Open Source
14 11 (9.32%) Mentoring
15 8 (6.78%) Coaching
16 7 (5.93%) SDLC
16 7 (5.93%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 84 (71.19%) SQL
2 44 (37.29%) Java
3 42 (35.59%) C#
4 40 (33.90%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.95%) Python
6 10 (8.47%) Groovy
7 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.93%) Ruby
8 7 (5.93%) Scala
9 5 (4.24%) VB
10 4 (3.39%) Java 8
10 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.69%) C++
12 2 (1.69%) ES6
12 2 (1.69%) Go
12 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 26 (22.03%) Docker
2 5 (4.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (3.39%) etcd
4 3 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.85%) HDFS
5 1 (0.85%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.08%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.24%) Terraform
4 4 (3.39%) Consul
5 3 (2.54%) Ansible
6 2 (1.69%) Puppet
7 1 (0.85%) Oozie
7 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Teradata
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle
3 7 (5.93%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.54%) SAP
5 3 (2.54%) Splunk
6 2 (1.69%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) Apigee
7 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.85%) Segue