Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 72 146
Rank change year-on-year -17 +74 +25
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 118 165 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.21% 2.79% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.92% 11.03% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 127 70
North West median daily rate £425 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% -3.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £323 £340 £311
90th Percentile £525 £588 £601
England median daily rate £513 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £73.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.98% +168.18% -

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 1,496 1,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.29% 25.33% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 1,024 1,099
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £268 £264 £244
90th Percentile £625 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 58
North West median hourly rate £43.05 £38.75 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.10% +2.65% +20.22%
10th Percentile £14.73 £14.38 £16.25
90th Percentile £64.06 £46.85 £60.30
England median hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.93
% change year-on-year +24.53% -1.58% -7.16%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -6 81 £400 -5.88% 46
Merseyside +14 13 £450 -25.00% 8
Lancashire +8 13 £425 -19.05% 3
Cheshire -24 11 £475 +8.57% 9
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 73 (61.86%) Java
1 73 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 52 (44.07%) SQL
4 51 (43.22%) MongoDB
5 45 (38.14%) JIRA
5 45 (38.14%) Node.js
6 43 (36.44%) BDD
6 43 (36.44%) TDD
7 42 (35.59%) REST
8 38 (32.20%) Git (software)
9 36 (30.51%) Test Automation
9 36 (30.51%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (28.81%) Scrum
11 31 (26.27%) E-Commerce
12 30 (25.42%) Linux
12 30 (25.42%) MVC
13 29 (24.58%) Software Engineering
13 29 (24.58%) .NET
13 29 (24.58%) MySQL
13 29 (24.58%) Open Source
14 28 (23.73%) Kanban
14 28 (23.73%) CSS
15 27 (22.88%) C#
15 27 (22.88%) Cucumber
15 27 (22.88%) Microservices
16 25 (21.19%) Mentoring
16 25 (21.19%) Relational Database
16 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
16 25 (21.19%) Web Services

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 24 (20.34%) Confluence
2 10 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.24%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.24%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.24%) nginx
3 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.54%) Apache
5 2 (1.69%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Slack
2 11 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.08%) PaaS
4 4 (3.39%) GitHub
5 2 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
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%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.85%) SMS
3 1 (0.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (43.22%) MongoDB
2 36 (30.51%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (24.58%) MySQL
4 25 (21.19%) Relational Database
4 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
5 19 (16.10%) RDBMS
6 17 (14.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (10.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (7.63%) Big Data
9 5 (4.24%) Couchbase
9 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.39%) CouchDB
11 3 (2.54%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.69%) HBase
12 2 (1.69%) Redis
12 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.69%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (38.14%) JIRA
2 38 (32.20%) Git (software)
3 27 (22.88%) Cucumber
4 24 (20.34%) Jenkins
5 20 (16.95%) AccuRev
5 20 (16.95%) Maven
6 14 (11.86%) JUnit
7 11 (9.32%) Jasmine
8 10 (8.47%) Selenium
9 8 (6.78%) Gradle
10 4 (3.39%) Gatling
10 4 (3.39%) JMeter
11 2 (1.69%) Ant
11 2 (1.69%) Subversion
12 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (3.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Marketing
3 2 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (65.25%) Developer
2 46 (38.98%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.10%) Software Engineer
4 18 (15.25%) Software Developer
5 14 (11.86%) Java Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) Desktop Support
7 9 (7.63%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.63%) React Developer
8 8 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Node.js Developer
9 7 (5.93%) JavaScript Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Automation Tester
12 4 (3.39%) NoSQL Developer
12 4 (3.39%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.14%) Node.js
2 42 (35.59%) REST
3 29 (24.58%) .NET
4 28 (23.73%) CSS
5 25 (21.19%) Web Services
6 22 (18.64%) Spring
7 21 (17.80%) Spring Boot
8 19 (16.10%) RESTful
9 18 (15.25%) React
9 18 (15.25%) WPF
10 17 (14.41%) WCF
10 17 (14.41%) WinForms
11 16 (13.56%) HTML
12 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework
12 12 (10.17%) Dropwizard
12 12 (10.17%) Spring Security
12 12 (10.17%) Thymeleaf
13 10 (8.47%) Spring Cloud
14 8 (6.78%) JSON
15 7 (5.93%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.24%) iPad
4 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.42%) Linux
2 21 (17.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (36.44%) BDD
2 43 (36.44%) TDD
3 36 (30.51%) Test Automation
4 34 (28.81%) Scrum
5 31 (26.27%) E-Commerce
6 30 (25.42%) MVC
7 29 (24.58%) Open Source
7 29 (24.58%) Software Engineering
8 28 (23.73%) Kanban
9 27 (22.88%) Microservices
10 25 (21.19%) Mentoring
11 23 (19.49%) SDLC
12 22 (18.64%) Coaching
13 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (14.41%) SFIA
15 16 (13.56%) User Stories
16 14 (11.86%) DevOps
17 12 (10.17%) SOA
18 10 (8.47%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 73 (61.86%) Java
2 59 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 52 (44.07%) SQL
4 27 (22.88%) C#
5 17 (14.41%) Python
6 14 (11.86%) Ruby
7 9 (7.63%) Groovy
8 7 (5.93%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.24%) C++
9 5 (4.24%) Scala
9 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.24%) VB
10 4 (3.39%) VBA
11 3 (2.54%) R
12 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.69%) Go
12 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.85%) Clojure
13 1 (0.85%) Perl
13 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 21 (17.80%) Docker
2 5 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.54%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.85%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) Kibana
2 8 (6.78%) Ansible
2 8 (6.78%) Kubernetes
3 7 (5.93%) Consul
3 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.93%) Puppet
3 7 (5.93%) Zipkin
4 3 (2.54%) Oozie
5 2 (1.69%) Ambari
6 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
1 11 (9.32%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle
3 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe
4 1 (0.85%) Apigee
4 1 (0.85%) Segue