Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 113 136
Rank change year-on-year +26 +23 +47
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 124 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.37% 1.50% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.43% 7.84% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 53 22
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.88% -
10th Percentile £313 £323 £363
90th Percentile £575 £438 £513
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +119.51% -59.00%

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 1,085 957 988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.75% 19.19% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 525 531
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £261
90th Percentile £538 £504 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 19
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.60% -1.18% +70.00%
10th Percentile £14.15 £14.14 £9.37
90th Percentile £35.00 £195.00 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.15 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.33% +11.25% -0.22%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -6 65 £508 +33.71% 15
Edinburgh +21 50 £381 -4.69% 16
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (74.19%) Java
2 88 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (70.97%) MongoDB
3 73 (58.87%) Oracle
4 60 (48.39%) Microservices
5 58 (46.77%) SQL
6 55 (44.35%) HTML
7 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
8 41 (33.06%) Spring
8 41 (33.06%) AngularJS
9 40 (32.26%) DevOps
9 40 (32.26%) CSS
10 39 (31.45%) React
10 39 (31.45%) HTML5
11 38 (30.65%) REST
11 38 (30.65%) Test Automation
12 37 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (25.81%) Node.js
14 31 (25.00%) SOAP
14 31 (25.00%) PL/SQL
14 31 (25.00%) Oracle Database
15 30 (24.19%) Relational Database
15 30 (24.19%) Web Services
16 29 (23.39%) Python
16 29 (23.39%) Oracle Database 12c
16 29 (23.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 27 (21.77%) Oracle Forms
18 26 (20.97%) MySQL
18 26 (20.97%) RDBMS
19 25 (20.16%) CSS3

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 19 (15.32%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.10%) JBoss
2 15 (12.10%) Jetty
3 14 (11.29%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.06%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.23%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.81%) CMS
8 1 (0.81%) Drupal
8 1 (0.81%) MODX
8 1 (0.81%) nginx
8 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.81%) Akamai
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.81%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.81%) Mailgun
4 1 (0.81%) npm
4 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.81%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) AMQP
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (70.97%) MongoDB
2 31 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 30 (24.19%) Relational Database
4 29 (23.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (23.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 26 (20.97%) MySQL
5 26 (20.97%) RDBMS
6 21 (16.94%) Hadoop
7 17 (13.71%) Redis
8 16 (12.90%) Riak
9 13 (10.48%) Couchbase
10 11 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
12 4 (3.23%) DB2
12 4 (3.23%) Flink
13 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (1.61%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.61%) Big Data
14 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (21.77%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (13.71%) JUnit
3 14 (11.29%) Selenium
4 13 (10.48%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.48%) Subversion
5 11 (8.87%) Cucumber
6 9 (7.26%) Vagrant
7 8 (6.45%) FitNesse
8 6 (4.84%) Jenkins
9 5 (4.03%) Hudson
9 5 (4.03%) Maven
10 4 (3.23%) JIRA
10 4 (3.23%) NUnit
11 3 (2.42%) Ant
11 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 2 (1.61%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.81%) MSTest
General
1 15 (12.10%) Banking
1 15 (12.10%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Investment Banking
2 9 (7.26%) Retail
3 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) International Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (65.32%) Developer
2 38 (30.65%) Java Developer
3 32 (25.81%) Architect
3 32 (25.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (11.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (10.48%) React Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Digital Architect
8 9 (7.26%) HTML Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Service Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Python Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Senior Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.84%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.35%) HTML
2 41 (33.06%) AngularJS
2 41 (33.06%) Spring
3 40 (32.26%) CSS
4 39 (31.45%) HTML5
4 39 (31.45%) React
5 38 (30.65%) REST
6 32 (25.81%) Node.js
7 31 (25.00%) SOAP
8 30 (24.19%) Web Services
9 25 (20.16%) CSS3
9 25 (20.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (17.74%) MEAN Stack
11 16 (12.90%) Kafka
12 15 (12.10%) Hibernate
13 14 (11.29%) JPA
14 11 (8.87%) jQuery
15 10 (8.06%) .NET
15 10 (8.06%) J2EE
15 10 (8.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Cloud Native
2 5 (4.03%) User Experience
3 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.61%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (1.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.39%) Microservices
3 40 (32.26%) DevOps
4 38 (30.65%) Test Automation
5 37 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (19.35%) Scrum
7 23 (18.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (17.74%) Software Delivery
8 22 (17.74%) Waterfall
9 21 (16.94%) TDD
10 20 (16.13%) Functional Testing
10 20 (16.13%) Software Engineering
11 18 (14.52%) BDD
12 17 (13.71%) Kanban
12 17 (13.71%) Technical Leadership
13 15 (12.10%) Front End Development
14 13 (10.48%) Analytics
14 13 (10.48%) Deployment Automation
15 12 (9.68%) Multithreading
15 12 (9.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 92 (74.19%) Java
2 58 (46.77%) SQL
3 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 31 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 29 (23.39%) Python
6 11 (8.87%) Perl
7 9 (7.26%) Java 8
8 7 (5.65%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.65%) C#
8 7 (5.65%) Ruby
9 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.42%) PHP
10 3 (2.42%) Scala
11 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.81%) C++
12 1 (0.81%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.61%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (9.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) HDFS
2 1 (0.81%) Postfix
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (12.10%) Puppet
2 13 (10.48%) Ansible
3 9 (7.26%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.81%) Fail2ban
4 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.81%) OpenView
4 1 (0.81%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 73 (58.87%) Oracle
2 10 (8.06%) IBM
3 9 (7.26%) Google
4 8 (6.45%) Informatica
5 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.65%) TIBCO
6 5 (4.03%) VMware
7 3 (2.42%) Tableau
8 2 (1.61%) Twitter
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) Lets Encrypt
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.81%) Sybase
9 1 (0.81%) Xamarin