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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 119 137
Rank change year-on-year +27 +18  
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 39 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.50% 1.08% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.15% 5.30% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 14
Median daily rate £428 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.58% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NoSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 634 792 818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 24.38% 20.36% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 496 472
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -12.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.83 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing NoSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 18 £375 -18.91% 19
Cheshire +44 14 £434 +33.46% 6
Merseyside +1 4 £600 +84.61% 1
Lancashire +17 3 £500 +100.00% 3
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (54.76%) SQL
3 58 (46.03%) JavaScript
3 58 (46.03%) Web Services
4 57 (45.24%) MongoDB
5 54 (42.86%) Java
6 45 (35.71%) Linux
6 45 (35.71%) TDD
7 40 (31.75%) Scrum
8 38 (30.16%) Git (software)
9 36 (28.57%) RESTful
9 36 (28.57%) BDD
9 36 (28.57%) CSS
10 35 (27.78%) .NET
11 34 (26.98%) REST
12 32 (25.40%) XML
12 32 (25.40%) JSON
13 31 (24.60%) Oracle
14 30 (23.81%) Microservices
15 29 (23.02%) HTML
16 26 (20.63%) C#
16 26 (20.63%) Node.js
16 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
17 25 (19.84%) Software Engineering
18 23 (18.25%) MySQL
19 22 (17.46%) DevOps
20 21 (16.67%) High Availability
20 21 (16.67%) J2EE
21 20 (15.87%) OO

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 13 (10.32%) Umbraco
2 12 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.76%) Confluence
4 4 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (4.76%) Slack
5 3 (2.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.87%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.79%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (45.24%) MongoDB
2 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
3 23 (18.25%) MySQL
4 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
5 16 (12.70%) Big Data
6 12 (9.52%) DB2
7 9 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.97%) Couchbase
9 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (3.17%) CouchDB
10 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.38%) Neo4j
11 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.38%) Riak
12 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.59%) MarkLogic
12 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (30.16%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.49%) JUnit
3 16 (12.70%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.32%) JIRA
5 7 (5.56%) AccuRev
6 5 (3.97%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.97%) Maven
7 4 (3.17%) Gradle
7 4 (3.17%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.38%) Subversion
9 2 (1.59%) Ant
9 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.59%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.59%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.59%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.79%) JProfiler
10 1 (0.79%) Spock
10 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.56%) Banking
2 5 (3.97%) Finance
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (53.17%) Developer
2 25 (19.84%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.87%) Architect
4 19 (15.08%) .NET Developer
5 15 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (10.32%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Xamarin Developer
8 10 (7.94%) NoSQL Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (7.94%) Technical Leader
9 7 (5.56%) Consultant
9 7 (5.56%) Java Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Scala Software Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
10 6 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.97%) Lead Architect
11 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (46.03%) Web Services
2 36 (28.57%) CSS
2 36 (28.57%) RESTful
3 35 (27.78%) .NET
4 34 (26.98%) REST
5 32 (25.40%) JSON
5 32 (25.40%) XML
6 29 (23.02%) HTML
7 26 (20.63%) Node.js
8 21 (16.67%) J2EE
9 20 (15.87%) Spring
10 17 (13.49%) .NET Framework
11 13 (10.32%) WPF
12 12 (9.52%) Middleware
12 12 (9.52%) React
13 10 (7.94%) Apache Camel
13 10 (7.94%) SOAP
14 9 (7.14%) Ajax
15 8 (6.35%) Spring Boot
15 8 (6.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.17%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.38%) User Experience
6 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.59%) Wiki
7 1 (0.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.71%) Linux
2 18 (14.29%) Windows
3 15 (11.90%) Unix
4 13 (10.32%) AIX
5 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.71%) TDD
3 40 (31.75%) Scrum
4 36 (28.57%) BDD
5 30 (23.81%) Microservices
6 25 (19.84%) Software Engineering
7 22 (17.46%) DevOps
8 21 (16.67%) High Availability
9 20 (15.87%) Front End Development
9 20 (15.87%) MVC
9 20 (15.87%) OO
10 18 (14.29%) Kanban
11 17 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (13.49%) Open Source
12 16 (12.70%) Mobile Application Development
12 16 (12.70%) SOA
13 13 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (8.73%) Pair Programming
15 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.76%) SQL
2 58 (46.03%) JavaScript
3 54 (42.86%) Java
4 26 (20.63%) C#
5 17 (13.49%) Scala
6 9 (7.14%) Groovy
6 9 (7.14%) Python
7 8 (6.35%) Ruby
8 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.17%) Clojure
10 3 (2.38%) F#
11 2 (1.59%) R
12 1 (0.79%) C++
12 1 (0.79%) PHP
12 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) Docker
2 6 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) HDFS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Ansible
1 7 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.56%) Puppet
2 6 (4.76%) Mesos
3 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.79%) Grafana
3 1 (0.79%) Graphite
3 1 (0.79%) Kibana
3 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (24.60%) Oracle
2 13 (10.32%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.76%) VMware
4 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.17%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.79%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.79%) Perforce
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.79%) Teradata
6 1 (0.79%) Zend
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