Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 March 2019 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 141 106
Rank change year-on-year +35 -35 +53
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 77 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.66% 0.96% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.19% 4.94% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 28
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +2.89%
10th Percentile £313 £321 £334
90th Percentile £670 £507 £475
UK median daily rate £525 £510 £475
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 940 931 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.28% 19.36% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 552 412
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £268
90th Percentile £549 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £438
% change year-on-year +1.06% +7.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 24
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 £42.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.24% +4.35% +114.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £26.50 £11.30
90th Percentile £32.60 £86.47 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.27 £26.50
% change year-on-year -0.77% +33.09% +4.17%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NoSQL in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Glasgow +5 44 £438 +15.13% 24
Edinburgh +9 29 £456 +2.82% 15
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 49 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 48 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (50.65%) JavaScript
3 39 (50.65%) Oracle
4 36 (46.75%) Java
4 36 (46.75%) RDBMS
4 36 (46.75%) Relational Database
5 35 (45.45%) HTML
6 33 (42.86%) SQL
6 33 (42.86%) Microservices
7 32 (41.56%) AngularJS
8 29 (37.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (37.66%) React
9 28 (36.36%) Node.js
9 28 (36.36%) CSS
10 27 (35.06%) DevOps
11 25 (32.47%) HTML5
12 23 (29.87%) MySQL
13 20 (25.97%) Test Automation
14 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (24.68%) MEAN Stack
15 18 (23.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (23.38%) CSS3
15 18 (23.38%) Spring
16 17 (22.08%) Banking
16 17 (22.08%) Functional Testing
16 17 (22.08%) Hadoop
17 15 (19.48%) Python
17 15 (19.48%) Data Protection

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.39%) Apache Spark
3 7 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.79%) JBoss
4 6 (7.79%) Jetty
5 4 (5.19%) Apache
5 4 (5.19%) nginx
5 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.30%) Confluence
6 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.39%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.90%) npm
6 1 (1.30%) PaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Serverless
6 1 (1.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) DNS
1 2 (2.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 36 (46.75%) RDBMS
2 36 (46.75%) Relational Database
3 29 (37.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (29.87%) MySQL
5 17 (22.08%) Hadoop
6 12 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (14.29%) Big Data
8 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
9 8 (10.39%) Apache Hive
9 8 (10.39%) CouchDB
9 8 (10.39%) Impala
10 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (7.79%) Redis
11 6 (7.79%) Riak
11 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
12 3 (3.90%) DB2
13 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) JUnit
2 7 (9.09%) Subversion
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 4 (5.19%) Maven
6 3 (3.90%) Ant
6 3 (3.90%) Hudson
7 2 (2.60%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.30%) git-flow
8 1 (1.30%) GitLab
8 1 (1.30%) Gradle
8 1 (1.30%) gulp
8 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.30%) MSTest
8 1 (1.30%) NUnit
8 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (22.08%) Banking
2 14 (18.18%) Finance
3 11 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.09%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (68.83%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 17 (22.08%) Java Developer
4 16 (20.78%) Architect
5 11 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
5 11 (14.29%) React Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Data Architect
6 10 (12.99%) Python Developer
7 9 (11.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
8 7 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (9.09%) HTML Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Scala Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.49%) Lead Architect
10 5 (6.49%) Lead Data Architect
11 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (3.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) HTML
2 32 (41.56%) AngularJS
3 29 (37.66%) React
4 28 (36.36%) CSS
4 28 (36.36%) Node.js
5 25 (32.47%) HTML5
6 19 (24.68%) MEAN Stack
7 18 (23.38%) CSS3
7 18 (23.38%) Spring
7 18 (23.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (18.18%) REST
9 11 (14.29%) Flask
9 11 (14.29%) Web Services
10 9 (11.69%) SOAP
11 8 (10.39%) Django
11 8 (10.39%) MLlib
11 8 (10.39%) Natural Language Processing
11 8 (10.39%) NumPy
11 8 (10.39%) Pyramid
11 8 (10.39%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Algorithms
2 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) User Experience
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.86%) Microservices
3 27 (35.06%) DevOps
4 20 (25.97%) Test Automation
5 17 (22.08%) Functional Testing
6 15 (19.48%) Analytics
6 15 (19.48%) Data Protection
7 14 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 13 (16.88%) Data Analytics
9 12 (15.58%) OO
10 11 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.99%) Logical Data Model
11 10 (12.99%) Physical Data Model
11 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (12.99%) Scrum
11 10 (12.99%) Visualisation
12 9 (11.69%) Kanban
12 9 (11.69%) Ontologies
12 9 (11.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.65%) JavaScript
2 36 (46.75%) Java
3 33 (42.86%) SQL
4 15 (19.48%) Python
5 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.39%) R
6 8 (10.39%) Scala
7 5 (6.49%) C#
7 5 (6.49%) Perl
7 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) Clojure
9 1 (1.30%) Delphi
9 1 (1.30%) Groovy
9 1 (1.30%) Java 8
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
1 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.60%) PA-DSS
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) HDFS
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Ansible
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.19%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) Google
2 3 (3.90%) IBM
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) VMware
3 2 (2.60%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (1.30%) Facebook
4 1 (1.30%) Informatica
4 1 (1.30%) Tableau
4 1 (1.30%) Twitter
4 1 (1.30%) Xamarin