Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 112 139
Rank change year-on-year +21 +27 +36
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 136 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.48% 1.41% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.68% 6.64% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 43 34
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -11.43%
10th Percentile £324 £318 £338
90th Percentile £575 £453 £498
UK median daily rate £515 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +8.42% - +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +16.88% -30.43%

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 1,164 918 1,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.19% 21.17% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 481 674
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.07%
10th Percentile £277 £270 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 23
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £45.31 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.14% +25.86% +10.77%
10th Percentile £10.08 £19.38 £9.37
90th Percentile £34.50 £195.00 £43.60
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £29.01
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.57% +10.52%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +13 76 £513 +28.13% 14
Edinburgh +9 52 £369 -9.23% 7
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 84 (61.76%) Java
1 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
1 84 (61.76%) MongoDB
2 63 (46.32%) SQL
3 57 (41.91%) JavaScript
4 55 (40.44%) Oracle
5 51 (37.50%) REST
6 49 (36.03%) Microservices
7 44 (32.35%) Python
8 43 (31.62%) HTML
9 40 (29.41%) Spring
10 39 (28.68%) AngularJS
10 39 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (27.94%) SOAP
12 37 (27.21%) Web Services
13 35 (25.74%) DevOps
14 34 (25.00%) PL/SQL
15 33 (24.26%) HTML5
16 31 (22.79%) Scrum
16 31 (22.79%) Opscode Chef
17 30 (22.06%) Oracle Database 12c
17 30 (22.06%) Oracle Database
17 30 (22.06%) Puppet
18 29 (21.32%) Hibernate
18 29 (21.32%) CSS
18 29 (21.32%) Oracle Forms
18 29 (21.32%) Docker
19 28 (20.59%) Test Automation
20 27 (19.85%) Hadoop
21 26 (19.12%) Enterprise 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 26 (19.12%) Tomcat
2 19 (13.97%) Jetty
3 18 (13.24%) JBoss
4 16 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 12 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (6.62%) Apache Spark
6 9 (6.62%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.41%) Apache
8 5 (3.68%) Apache Pig
8 5 (3.68%) Confluence
9 4 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.47%) CMS
10 2 (1.47%) Drupal
10 2 (1.47%) MODX
10 2 (1.47%) nginx
10 2 (1.47%) WordPress
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.94%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.94%) Tricentis Tosca
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.47%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.47%) Akamai
6 2 (1.47%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.47%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.47%) Mailgun
6 2 (1.47%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) AMQP
2 5 (3.68%) DNS
3 4 (2.94%) FTP
4 2 (1.47%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (61.76%) MongoDB
2 30 (22.06%) Oracle Database
2 30 (22.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 27 (19.85%) Hadoop
4 24 (17.65%) Redis
4 24 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 22 (16.18%) Couchbase
6 20 (14.71%) MySQL
6 20 (14.71%) Riak
7 18 (13.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (11.03%) RDBMS
9 10 (7.35%) Big Data
10 7 (5.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (5.15%) Apache Hive
11 6 (4.41%) HBase
12 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
13 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (2.21%) Neo4j
14 3 (2.21%) OrientDB
14 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (16.18%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.44%) Selenium
4 19 (13.97%) Cucumber
5 15 (11.03%) Vagrant
6 12 (8.82%) FitNesse
7 10 (7.35%) JIRA
7 10 (7.35%) Maven
8 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.41%) Subversion
9 5 (3.68%) JUnit
10 4 (2.94%) Artifactory
10 4 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.94%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.94%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.21%) NUnit
11 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.74%) Mockito
12 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (6.62%) Retail
2 6 (4.41%) Banking
2 6 (4.41%) Finance
3 3 (2.21%) Advertising
4 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) International Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (57.35%) Developer
2 34 (25.00%) Architect
2 34 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 27 (19.85%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (13.24%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (6.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (6.62%) Digital Architect
5 9 (6.62%) Senior Architect
5 9 (6.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 9 (6.62%) Software Developer
6 8 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (5.88%) Service Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.15%) Scala Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (3.68%) React Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.21%) Consultant
9 3 (2.21%) Data Architect
9 3 (2.21%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.50%) REST
2 43 (31.62%) HTML
3 40 (29.41%) Spring
4 39 (28.68%) AngularJS
5 38 (27.94%) SOAP
6 37 (27.21%) Web Services
7 33 (24.26%) HTML5
8 29 (21.32%) CSS
8 29 (21.32%) Hibernate
9 26 (19.12%) Node.js
10 22 (16.18%) React
11 18 (13.24%) JPA
12 16 (11.76%) CSS3
13 15 (11.03%) Kafka
14 14 (10.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (9.56%) J2EE
15 13 (9.56%) JMS
16 10 (7.35%) Akka
16 10 (7.35%) JSON
16 10 (7.35%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.68%) Cloud Native
1 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (3.68%) IVR
2 4 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.94%) NHS
2 4 (2.94%) Wiki
3 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.03%) Linux
2 13 (9.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.03%) Microservices
3 39 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (25.74%) DevOps
5 31 (22.79%) Scrum
6 28 (20.59%) Test Automation
7 26 (19.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (18.38%) Software Delivery
8 25 (18.38%) Waterfall
9 23 (16.91%) Multithreading
10 21 (15.44%) TDD
11 20 (14.71%) Analytics
12 19 (13.97%) Deployment Automation
13 16 (11.76%) Kanban
14 15 (11.03%) BDD
15 14 (10.29%) Concurrent Programming
16 13 (9.56%) Data Modelling
17 12 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
17 12 (8.82%) UML
18 11 (8.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.76%) Java
2 63 (46.32%) SQL
3 57 (41.91%) JavaScript
4 44 (32.35%) Python
5 34 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 13 (9.56%) Bash Shell
6 13 (9.56%) Ruby
7 11 (8.09%) PHP
7 11 (8.09%) Scala
8 10 (7.35%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.41%) Java 8
10 5 (3.68%) C#
10 5 (3.68%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.94%) HQL
11 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.74%) C++
12 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) GCP
3 2 (1.47%) PMO
4 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (21.32%) Docker
2 6 (4.41%) HDFS
3 2 (1.47%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 31 (22.79%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (22.06%) Puppet
3 25 (18.38%) Ansible
4 16 (11.76%) Cobbler
5 7 (5.15%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.94%) OpenView
6 4 (2.94%) SCOM
6 4 (2.94%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.47%) Fail2ban
7 2 (1.47%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (40.44%) Oracle
2 12 (8.82%) Google
3 11 (8.09%) IBM
3 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.62%) Informatica
4 9 (6.62%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.94%) HP
5 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.47%) Adobe
6 2 (1.47%) Lets Encrypt
6 2 (1.47%) Sybase
6 2 (1.47%) Tableau
6 2 (1.47%) Twitter
7 1 (0.74%) SaltStack