Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 94 90
Rank change year-on-year -46 -4 +83
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 81 129 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.36% 2.27% 2.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 9.59% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 110 115
North West median daily rate £363 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £320
90th Percentile £621 £624 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £57.42 £45.00 £60.25
% change year-on-year +27.59% -25.31% +20.50%

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 1,296 1,345 1,648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.72% 23.66% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 928 1,108
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £287 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 46
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +32.51% -19.34%
10th Percentile £14.63 £18.17 £13.94
90th Percentile £47.67 £59.38 £59.31
England median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% +17.86% +2.30%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -32 60 £360 -10.00% 54
Cheshire +1 13 £500 +5.26% 14
Lancashire -27 6 £600 +41.18% 7
Merseyside -23 1 £475 +26.67% 1
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 45 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (51.85%) C#
4 41 (50.62%) .NET
5 39 (48.15%) SQL Server
6 35 (43.21%) JIRA
7 32 (39.51%) E-Commerce
8 29 (35.80%) Degree
9 28 (34.57%) Computer Science
10 27 (33.33%) AccuRev
10 27 (33.33%) WinForms
11 26 (32.10%) MVC
11 26 (32.10%) Java
12 25 (30.86%) VB.NET
12 25 (30.86%) WPF
13 21 (25.93%) WCF
13 21 (25.93%) Big Data
14 20 (24.69%) Web Services
15 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
15 18 (22.22%) .NET Framework
16 17 (20.99%) RESTful
17 15 (18.52%) MySQL
17 15 (18.52%) MongoDB
18 12 (14.81%) Web Development
19 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
19 11 (13.58%) Python
19 11 (13.58%) Microservices
20 10 (12.35%) ETL
20 10 (12.35%) Hadoop

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 (9.88%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.94%) Apache
3 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (3.70%) Confluence
4 3 (3.70%) JBoss
4 3 (3.70%) Jetty
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.23%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.41%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon Glacier
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.70%) Slack
5 2 (2.47%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.47%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) DHCP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) FTP
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) IPsec
2 1 (1.23%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.93%) Big Data
3 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 15 (18.52%) MySQL
5 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
6 9 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (9.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (8.64%) Apache Hive
8 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
8 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (7.41%) Amazon Athena
10 5 (6.17%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.94%) HBase
12 3 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (3.70%) DB2
12 3 (3.70%) Neo4j
12 3 (3.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 35 (43.21%) JIRA
2 27 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.64%) Gradle
3 7 (8.64%) Maven
4 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.70%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.70%) RStudio
6 2 (2.47%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.23%) ERwin
7 1 (1.23%) GitLab
7 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.23%) Toad
7 1 (1.23%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Law
3 5 (6.17%) Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (69.14%) Developer
2 29 (35.80%) C# Developer
3 24 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) C# Software Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Software Developer
5 14 (17.28%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 14 (17.28%) VB.NET Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Data Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Java Developer
8 7 (8.64%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) React Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (50.62%) .NET
2 27 (33.33%) WinForms
3 25 (30.86%) WPF
4 21 (25.93%) WCF
5 20 (24.69%) Web Services
6 18 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 17 (20.99%) RESTful
8 10 (12.35%) Kafka
9 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 9 (11.11%) React
10 7 (8.64%) JSON
10 7 (8.64%) REST
11 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (7.41%) Spring
11 6 (7.41%) Spring Boot
12 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.17%) Node.js
13 4 (4.94%) CSS
13 4 (4.94%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.47%) Tandem
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.23%) Social Media
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) CentOS
2 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Unix
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) AIX
3 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) E-Commerce
3 28 (34.57%) Computer Science
4 26 (32.10%) MVC
5 12 (14.81%) Web Development
6 11 (13.58%) Microservices
7 10 (12.35%) ETL
7 10 (12.35%) Web Application Development
8 9 (11.11%) BDD
8 9 (11.11%) Open Source
8 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.11%) TDD
9 8 (9.88%) DevOps
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.64%) Scrum
11 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (4.94%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 42 (51.85%) C#
3 26 (32.10%) Java
4 25 (30.86%) VB.NET
5 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.58%) Python
7 7 (8.64%) Scala
8 6 (7.41%) R
9 3 (3.70%) PHP
10 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.23%) Ruby
11 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (35.80%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Terraform
2 4 (4.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) Grafana
3 2 (2.47%) Graylog
3 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.23%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.23%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Hortonworks
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) Cloudera
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Tableau
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe
4 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) hybris
5 2 (2.47%) MapR
5 2 (2.47%) Teradata
6 1 (1.23%) Black Duck
6 1 (1.23%) BMC
6 1 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (1.23%) OpenText
6 1 (1.23%) SAP