Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 129 184
Rank change year-on-year +15 +55 -26
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 75 55 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.52% 1.27% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.55% 5.29% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 33 6
Scotland median daily rate £380 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -3.03% -36.54%
10th Percentile £320 £338 £331
90th Percentile £438 £505 £557
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +119.51% -59.00% +25.00%

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 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 993 1039 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.07% 23.94% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 578 688
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £290 £261 £262
90th Percentile £525 £475 £516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 8
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +46.28% +4.41%
10th Percentile £15.11 £9.37 £11.04
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £52.38
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.25
% change year-on-year +10.54% -3.66% +21.88%

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
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 19 November 2017. 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 +7 50 £380 -5.00% 5
Edinburgh -11 20 £388 -3.13% 4
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (76.00%) Java
2 57 (76.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (57.33%) SQL
4 37 (49.33%) Test Automation
5 36 (48.00%) Spring
6 35 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 35 (46.67%) MongoDB
7 34 (45.33%) Git (software)
7 34 (45.33%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (44.00%) TDD
8 33 (44.00%) Subversion
9 31 (41.33%) Maven
10 29 (38.67%) Python
11 26 (34.67%) Mercurial
12 24 (32.00%) BDD
13 23 (30.67%) Data Structures
13 23 (30.67%) Algorithms
13 23 (30.67%) Kanban
13 23 (30.67%) OO
14 21 (28.00%) Scrum
15 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
15 17 (22.67%) AngularJS
16 16 (21.33%) HTML
17 15 (20.00%) Ruby
17 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
18 14 (18.67%) Ansible
19 13 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
20 12 (16.00%) Docker
20 12 (16.00%) Concurrent Programming

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 (14.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.00%) JBoss
3 8 (10.67%) Jetty
3 8 (10.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.67%) Apache
6 4 (5.33%) CMS
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) AMQP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (46.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.67%) Couchbase
2 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (10.67%) Redis
2 8 (10.67%) Riak
3 6 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) Aerospike
5 2 (2.67%) GIS
5 2 (2.67%) HBase
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (45.33%) Git (software)
2 33 (44.00%) Subversion
3 31 (41.33%) Maven
4 26 (34.67%) Mercurial
5 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (13.33%) Selenium
7 9 (12.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (10.67%) Vagrant
9 7 (9.33%) FitNesse
10 4 (5.33%) Bower
10 4 (5.33%) Grunt
10 4 (5.33%) gulp
11 2 (2.67%) Ant
11 2 (2.67%) Hudson
12 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
12 1 (1.33%) JIRA
12 1 (1.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (84.00%) Developer
2 48 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.33%) AWS Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) PHP Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Analytics Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Digital Analytics Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Digital Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Java Scala Software Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) Spring
2 35 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 17 (22.67%) AngularJS
4 16 (21.33%) HTML
5 11 (14.67%) HTML5
6 9 (12.00%) CSS
6 9 (12.00%) JPA
6 9 (12.00%) React
7 8 (10.67%) JMS
7 8 (10.67%) Node.js
7 8 (10.67%) RESTful
7 8 (10.67%) Sass
8 7 (9.33%) Kafka
8 7 (9.33%) Pandas
8 7 (9.33%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (9.33%) TIBCO EMS
8 7 (9.33%) Web Services
8 7 (9.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (8.00%) jQuery
10 5 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Algorithms
1 23 (30.67%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.67%) Fintech
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.67%) Wiki
5 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) CentOS
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (49.33%) Test Automation
3 34 (45.33%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (44.00%) TDD
5 24 (32.00%) BDD
6 23 (30.67%) Kanban
6 23 (30.67%) OO
7 21 (28.00%) Scrum
8 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 11 (14.67%) Front End Development
11 9 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (10.67%) DevOps
12 8 (10.67%) Multithreading
12 8 (10.67%) RUP
13 7 (9.33%) DSDM
13 7 (9.33%) Integration Testing
13 7 (9.33%) UML
14 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (76.00%) Java
1 57 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (57.33%) SQL
3 29 (38.67%) Python
4 15 (20.00%) Ruby
5 10 (13.33%) PHP
6 8 (10.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.67%) C#
8 4 (5.33%) Perl
9 3 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.00%) Scala
10 1 (1.33%) R
10 1 (1.33%) XPath
10 1 (1.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Docker
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Ansible
2 10 (13.33%) Puppet
3 9 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.67%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) IBM
1 7 (9.33%) TIBCO
2 6 (8.00%) Pega
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (4.00%) Google
5 2 (2.67%) Informatica
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle