Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 95 123
Rank change year-on-year +16 +28 +51
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 137 91 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.56% 1.87% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.63% 8.96% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 65 32
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £318 £319 £338
90th Percentile £575 £438 £509
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -20.00%

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 1,085 1,016 1,140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.24% 20.93% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 543 637
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £306 £288 £258
90th Percentile £543 £525 £482
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 22
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%
10th Percentile £10.68 £13.65 £9.37
90th Percentile £34.25 £195.00 £45.55
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +1.56%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018. 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 -1 74 £504 +32.64% 21
Edinburgh +22 52 £363 -7.94% 17
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 92 (67.15%) Java
1 92 (67.15%) MongoDB
2 90 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (48.18%) SQL
4 65 (47.45%) Oracle
5 58 (42.34%) JavaScript
6 53 (38.69%) Microservices
7 52 (37.96%) HTML
8 48 (35.04%) REST
9 47 (34.31%) Spring
10 42 (30.66%) Python
10 42 (30.66%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (29.20%) AngularJS
12 37 (27.01%) CSS
12 37 (27.01%) HTML5
13 35 (25.55%) DevOps
13 35 (25.55%) Web Services
13 35 (25.55%) PL/SQL
14 34 (24.82%) SOAP
14 34 (24.82%) Test Automation
15 33 (24.09%) Scrum
16 31 (22.63%) Oracle Database 12c
16 31 (22.63%) Oracle Database
16 31 (22.63%) React
17 30 (21.90%) Oracle Forms
18 26 (18.98%) Enterprise Architecture
18 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
19 25 (18.25%) Hadoop
19 25 (18.25%) Waterfall
19 25 (18.25%) Tomcat

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 25 (18.25%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.41%) JBoss
2 17 (12.41%) Jetty
3 15 (10.95%) WebLogic
4 10 (7.30%) WebSphere
5 8 (5.84%) Apache Spark
5 8 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.38%) Apache
7 5 (3.65%) Apache Pig
7 5 (3.65%) Confluence
8 4 (2.92%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.46%) CMS
9 2 (1.46%) Drupal
9 2 (1.46%) MODX
9 2 (1.46%) nginx
9 2 (1.46%) WordPress
10 1 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.92%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.92%) Tricentis Tosca
5 2 (1.46%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.46%) Akamai
5 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.46%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (1.46%) Mailgun
5 2 (1.46%) npm
6 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.73%) GitHub
6 1 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) AMQP
2 4 (2.92%) FTP
3 2 (1.46%) DNS
3 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (67.15%) MongoDB
2 31 (22.63%) Oracle Database
2 31 (22.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
4 25 (18.25%) Hadoop
5 22 (16.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 22 (16.06%) Redis
6 21 (15.33%) MySQL
7 19 (13.87%) Couchbase
8 18 (13.14%) Riak
9 17 (12.41%) RDBMS
10 8 (5.84%) Big Data
10 8 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.11%) Apache Hive
12 6 (4.38%) HBase
13 4 (2.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (2.19%) Flink
14 3 (2.19%) Impala
15 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Oracle Forms
2 24 (17.52%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.33%) Selenium
4 18 (13.14%) Cucumber
5 12 (8.76%) Vagrant
6 11 (8.03%) FitNesse
6 11 (8.03%) Subversion
7 10 (7.30%) JUnit
7 10 (7.30%) Maven
8 8 (5.84%) JIRA
9 7 (5.11%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.92%) Artifactory
10 4 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.92%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.92%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.19%) NUnit
11 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.46%) Hudson
13 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (7.30%) Banking
2 8 (5.84%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Retail
3 5 (3.65%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Advertising
5 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) International Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (61.31%) Developer
2 39 (28.47%) Java Developer
3 34 (24.82%) Architect
4 27 (19.71%) Full Stack Developer
5 19 (13.87%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.57%) Digital Architect
6 9 (6.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (6.57%) Senior Architect
6 9 (6.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.57%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.84%) Node.js Developer
7 8 (5.84%) React Developer
7 8 (5.84%) Service Architect
8 7 (5.11%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.65%) HTML Developer
11 4 (2.92%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) HTML CSS Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.96%) HTML
2 48 (35.04%) REST
3 47 (34.31%) Spring
4 40 (29.20%) AngularJS
5 37 (27.01%) CSS
5 37 (27.01%) HTML5
6 35 (25.55%) Web Services
7 34 (24.82%) SOAP
8 31 (22.63%) React
9 24 (17.52%) Hibernate
9 24 (17.52%) Node.js
10 19 (13.87%) CSS3
10 19 (13.87%) Kafka
11 17 (12.41%) JPA
11 17 (12.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (10.95%) J2EE
12 15 (10.95%) JMS
13 13 (9.49%) MEAN Stack
14 10 (7.30%) jQuery
14 10 (7.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.38%) Cloud Native
2 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.65%) IVR
3 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.92%) Wiki
4 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.46%) NHS
5 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.95%) Linux
2 8 (5.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (38.69%) Microservices
3 42 (30.66%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (25.55%) DevOps
5 34 (24.82%) Test Automation
6 33 (24.09%) Scrum
7 26 (18.98%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (18.25%) Software Delivery
8 25 (18.25%) Waterfall
9 23 (16.79%) TDD
10 21 (15.33%) Analytics
11 20 (14.60%) Kanban
12 18 (13.14%) Multithreading
12 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
13 17 (12.41%) BDD
14 15 (10.95%) Data Modelling
14 15 (10.95%) Deployment Automation
15 13 (9.49%) Concurrent Programming
15 13 (9.49%) UML
16 12 (8.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (67.15%) Java
2 66 (48.18%) SQL
3 58 (42.34%) JavaScript
4 42 (30.66%) Python
5 35 (25.55%) PL/SQL
6 13 (9.49%) Ruby
7 11 (8.03%) Java 8
7 11 (8.03%) PHP
8 10 (7.30%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.11%) Scala
10 6 (4.38%) Perl
11 5 (3.65%) C#
11 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.73%) C++
13 1 (0.73%) HQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.14%) Degree
2 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.73%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (16.06%) Docker
2 6 (4.38%) HDFS
3 2 (1.46%) Postfix
4 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (16.79%) Puppet
2 22 (16.06%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (15.33%) Ansible
4 12 (8.76%) Cobbler
5 4 (2.92%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.92%) OpenView
5 4 (2.92%) SCOM
5 4 (2.92%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.46%) Fail2ban
6 2 (1.46%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (47.45%) Oracle
2 11 (8.03%) Google
3 10 (7.30%) IBM
3 10 (7.30%) TIBCO
4 9 (6.57%) Informatica
5 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.92%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.92%) HP
6 4 (2.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.46%) Adobe
7 2 (1.46%) Lets Encrypt
7 2 (1.46%) Sybase
7 2 (1.46%) Tableau
7 2 (1.46%) Twitter
7 2 (1.46%) VMware
8 1 (0.73%) SaltStack