Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 89 112
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23 +29
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 103 136 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.32% 2.45% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.95% 11.68% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 80 50
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £343 £324 £318
90th Percentile £669 £575 £439
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year +22.22% -3.74% +16.88%

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 941 1,164 955
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.17% 21.00% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 673 510
Scotland median daily rate £425 £403 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +3.87% +9.15%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £287
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 11
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -62.55% +20.53%
10th Percentile £9.84 £10.08 £17.39
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.50 £195.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +18.64% -4.84% +8.77%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -2 59 £463 -8.97% 10
Edinburgh +10 42 £440 +21.38% 16
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 42 (40.78%) JavaScript
2 40 (38.83%) Relational Database
3 38 (36.89%) SQL
4 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.98%) RDBMS
6 29 (28.16%) AWS
6 29 (28.16%) Microservices
7 28 (27.18%) Azure
8 27 (26.21%) MongoDB
8 27 (26.21%) Java
9 26 (25.24%) Python
9 26 (25.24%) HTML
10 25 (24.27%) CSS
11 23 (22.33%) AngularJS
12 22 (21.36%) Big Data
12 22 (21.36%) MySQL
12 22 (21.36%) Banking
13 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
14 19 (18.45%) Spring
15 18 (17.48%) Node.js
15 18 (17.48%) Analytics
15 18 (17.48%) Docker
15 18 (17.48%) React
16 17 (16.50%) Scrum
17 15 (14.56%) OO
17 15 (14.56%) Investment Banking
17 15 (14.56%) REST
17 15 (14.56%) Hadoop
17 15 (14.56%) Data Protection
18 14 (13.59%) Data Architecture

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 13 (12.62%) Apache Spark
2 7 (6.80%) Anypoint
3 6 (5.83%) nginx
4 5 (4.85%) Confluence
4 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.91%) Apache
7 2 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.94%) JBoss
7 2 (1.94%) Jetty
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.97%) Drupal
8 1 (0.97%) FileNet
8 1 (0.97%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (28.16%) AWS
2 28 (27.18%) Azure
3 13 (12.62%) Serverless
4 9 (8.74%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (6.80%) Apigee
6 7 (6.80%) OpenShift
6 7 (6.80%) SaaS
7 5 (4.85%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.88%) PaaS
9 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.91%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.94%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (1.94%) GCP
11 1 (0.97%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.97%) npm
11 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (38.83%) Relational Database
2 35 (33.98%) RDBMS
3 27 (26.21%) MongoDB
4 22 (21.36%) Big Data
4 22 (21.36%) MySQL
5 15 (14.56%) Hadoop
6 14 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (11.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
9 10 (9.71%) Apache Hive
10 9 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (7.77%) CouchDB
11 8 (7.77%) Impala
12 6 (5.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (4.85%) Data Lake
13 5 (4.85%) Power BI
14 4 (3.88%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (3.88%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (3.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.71%) TeamCity
4 8 (7.77%) JIRA
5 5 (4.85%) JUnit
5 5 (4.85%) Maven
5 5 (4.85%) Subversion
6 3 (2.91%) Ant
6 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.94%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.94%) Mocha
7 2 (1.94%) Protractor
8 1 (0.97%) GitLab
8 1 (0.97%) Gradle
8 1 (0.97%) gulp
8 1 (0.97%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.97%) PyCharm
General
1 22 (21.36%) Banking
2 15 (14.56%) Investment Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Finance
3 10 (9.71%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Developer
2 25 (24.27%) Architect
3 17 (16.50%) Data Architect
4 14 (13.59%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.59%) Python Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Hadoop Developer
6 6 (5.83%) MuleSoft Developer
6 6 (5.83%) PHP Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Scala Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Data Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) React Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Lead Data Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Data Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) HTML
2 25 (24.27%) CSS
3 23 (22.33%) AngularJS
4 19 (18.45%) Spring
5 18 (17.48%) Node.js
5 18 (17.48%) React
6 15 (14.56%) REST
7 14 (13.59%) Django
8 12 (11.65%) SOAP
9 10 (9.71%) .NET
10 9 (8.74%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (8.74%) HTML5
11 8 (7.77%) Flask
11 8 (7.77%) jQuery
11 8 (7.77%) MLlib
11 8 (7.77%) Natural Language Processing
11 8 (7.77%) NumPy
11 8 (7.77%) Pyramid
11 8 (7.77%) scikit-learn
12 7 (6.80%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Algorithms
2 7 (6.80%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.85%) User Experience
5 4 (3.88%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.91%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.94%) e-Health
7 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.94%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) FMCG
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Unix
2 5 (4.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) Microservices
3 18 (17.48%) Analytics
4 17 (16.50%) Scrum
5 15 (14.56%) Data Protection
5 15 (14.56%) OO
6 14 (13.59%) Data Architecture
6 14 (13.59%) Data Management
6 14 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (12.62%) Data Analytics
7 13 (12.62%) Data Modelling
8 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.65%) TDD
9 11 (10.68%) Continuous Deployment
9 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.68%) Machine Learning
10 10 (9.71%) SOA
10 10 (9.71%) Visualisation
11 9 (8.74%) ETL
11 9 (8.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.78%) JavaScript
2 38 (36.89%) SQL
3 27 (26.21%) Java
4 26 (25.24%) Python
5 12 (11.65%) PHP
6 10 (9.71%) Scala
7 8 (7.77%) R
8 7 (6.80%) C#
8 7 (6.80%) Ruby
9 4 (3.88%) C++
10 3 (2.91%) ES6
10 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.94%) C
11 2 (1.94%) Clojure
11 2 (1.94%) ClojureScript
11 2 (1.94%) Groovy
11 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.94%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.94%) VBA
11 2 (1.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (17.48%) Docker
2 8 (7.77%) HDFS
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) Ansible
2 9 (8.74%) Terraform
3 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Google
2 7 (6.80%) MuleSoft
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.80%) SAP
2 7 (6.80%) WSO2
3 4 (3.88%) IBM
4 2 (1.94%) Databricks
4 2 (1.94%) Talend
5 1 (0.97%) Facebook
5 1 (0.97%) Sybase