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 3 months to 29 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 107 102
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5  
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 21 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.19% 1.04% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.16% 5.25% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 12
Median daily rate £400 £389 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -13.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £361 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.58% +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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 341 514 625
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.39% 19.83% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 306 355
Median daily rate £375 £375 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £14.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.21% -70.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Edinburgh +10 11 £400 +1.26% 6
Glasgow +5 10 £400 +16.36% 4
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 43 (82.69%) Java
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
4 24 (46.15%) Scrum
4 24 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 22 (42.31%) Python
6 20 (38.46%) Linux
6 20 (38.46%) MongoDB
7 19 (36.54%) TDD
8 16 (30.77%) SQL
8 16 (30.77%) BDD
8 16 (30.77%) REST
8 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
8 16 (30.77%) Microservices
9 15 (28.85%) Open Source
9 15 (28.85%) Apache
10 14 (26.92%) Spring
11 13 (25.00%) Maven
11 13 (25.00%) Selenium
11 13 (25.00%) jQuery
11 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
12 12 (23.08%) Front End Development
13 11 (21.15%) SDLC
13 11 (21.15%) Web Development
13 11 (21.15%) JIRA
13 11 (21.15%) QA
13 11 (21.15%) Subversion
13 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
13 11 (21.15%) Web Services
13 11 (21.15%) J2EE

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 15 (28.85%) Apache
2 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.38%) GeoServer
4 7 (13.46%) CMS
5 6 (11.54%) Apache Solr
5 6 (11.54%) JBoss
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Broadband
2 1 (1.92%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 10 (19.23%) GIS
2 10 (19.23%) Spatial Data
3 9 (17.31%) MySQL
4 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (7.69%) Data Mining
7 3 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.77%) QlikView
7 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.85%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.92%) Big Data
9 1 (1.92%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (25.00%) Maven
2 13 (25.00%) Selenium
3 11 (21.15%) JIRA
3 11 (21.15%) Subversion
4 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
5 9 (17.31%) Gradle
6 8 (15.38%) JBehave
7 5 (9.62%) Ant
7 5 (9.62%) GitLab
8 3 (5.77%) Bower
8 3 (5.77%) Hudson
9 2 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.92%) GoCD
10 1 (1.92%) gulp
10 1 (1.92%) JMeter
10 1 (1.92%) JUnit
10 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Angular Developer
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Open Source Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Python Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Data Scientist
8 4 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 16 (30.77%) REST
3 14 (26.92%) Spring
4 13 (25.00%) jQuery
5 11 (21.15%) J2EE
5 11 (21.15%) Web Services
6 10 (19.23%) CSS
6 10 (19.23%) HTML
6 10 (19.23%) Node.js
6 10 (19.23%) OpenLayers
7 8 (15.38%) Leaflet
7 8 (15.38%) PostGIS
7 8 (15.38%) RESTful
8 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
8 6 (11.54%) Sass
8 6 (11.54%) Spring Boot
9 5 (9.62%) JMS
9 5 (9.62%) XSLT
10 4 (7.69%) Lucene
10 4 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.77%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Scrum
3 19 (36.54%) TDD
4 16 (30.77%) BDD
4 16 (30.77%) Microservices
5 15 (28.85%) Open Source
6 12 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 11 (21.15%) SDLC
7 11 (21.15%) Web Development
8 10 (19.23%) Open Source Development
9 9 (17.31%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (17.31%) DevOps
10 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.62%) SOA
10 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Cluster Analysis
11 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) Java
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 22 (42.31%) Python
4 16 (30.77%) SQL
5 6 (11.54%) CoffeeScript
5 6 (11.54%) Perl
5 6 (11.54%) Ruby
5 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) XPath
6 5 (9.62%) XQuery
7 3 (5.77%) C#
7 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Ansible
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) ESRI
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.85%) Tableau
4 2 (3.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk