Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 168 178
Rank change year-on-year +77 +10 +83
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 429 231 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.61% 1.42% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.10% 6.62% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 161 142
South East median daily rate £513 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £375 £350 £313
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £19.34 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.34% -51.65% +45.45%
10th Percentile £18.60 £19.34 £22.90
90th Percentile £54.00 £19.34 £44.50
England median hourly rate £52.42 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +41.67% -12.94% -15.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,544 3,489 3,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.53% 21.48% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,298 2,210 2,133
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 65 93
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £17.56 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.75 £49.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.48% +7.02% +3.64%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the South East

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NoSQL in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in the South East

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in the South East

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NoSQL in the South East

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NoSQL in the South East

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Hampshire +87 166 £513 +13.89% 24
Thames Valley +26 131 £450 +2.86% 40
Berkshire +33 90 £450 +5.88% 13
Surrey +3 70 £525 +5.00% 15
West Sussex +13 44 £475 - 9
Buckinghamshire +3 29 £575 +35.29% 13
Oxfordshire -13 12 £450 - 14
East Sussex - 11 £550 - 5
Kent +13 7 £550 -15.38% 3
Middlesex 0 2 £475 -5.00%
Sussex -2 2 £525 +13.51%
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 251 (58.51%) Java
2 243 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (53.38%) MongoDB
4 185 (43.12%) TDD
5 166 (38.69%) Amazon AWS
6 164 (38.23%) Spring
7 154 (35.90%) BDD
8 137 (31.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 135 (31.47%) Docker
10 124 (28.90%) Git (software)
11 122 (28.44%) Microservices
12 121 (28.21%) Jenkins
12 121 (28.21%) SQL
13 120 (27.97%) JavaScript
13 120 (27.97%) Greenfield Project
14 118 (27.51%) RESTful
15 109 (25.41%) REST
16 108 (25.17%) Hibernate
17 105 (24.48%) MVC
18 103 (24.01%) Puppet
19 96 (22.38%) DevOps
20 95 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
21 92 (21.45%) Scala
21 92 (21.45%) Ansible
22 91 (21.21%) Tomcat
23 90 (20.98%) Web Services
24 89 (20.75%) Linux
24 89 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
25 88 (20.51%) CSS
26 86 (20.05%) Software Engineering

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 91 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 55 (12.82%) JBoss
3 49 (11.42%) Jetty
4 42 (9.79%) MQSeries
5 40 (9.32%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (6.76%) Apache Spark
7 26 (6.06%) Apache Solr
8 23 (5.36%) Apache
9 22 (5.13%) WebLogic
10 20 (4.66%) nginx
11 19 (4.43%) Confluence
11 19 (4.43%) WebSphere
12 17 (3.96%) OpenStack
13 12 (2.80%) SAS
14 6 (1.40%) Apache Pig
14 6 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.70%) CMS
15 3 (0.70%) EPiServer
15 3 (0.70%) GemFire
15 3 (0.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SPSS
1 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 166 (38.69%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (8.16%) GitHub
4 16 (3.73%) Google Analytics
4 16 (3.73%) Serverless
5 15 (3.50%) OpenShift
6 10 (2.33%) SaaS
7 9 (2.10%) Azure Data Factory
7 9 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.86%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 8 (1.86%) npm
8 8 (1.86%) PaaS
9 7 (1.63%) Azure Machine Learning
10 6 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.93%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.93%) Data Lake Analytics
12 4 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.86%) HTTP
2 19 (4.43%) SSL
2 19 (4.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.93%) DNS
3 4 (0.93%) DVB
3 4 (0.93%) Firewall
3 4 (0.93%) SMTP
4 3 (0.70%) FTP
4 3 (0.70%) NAS
4 3 (0.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) AMQP
5 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) SSH
5 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (53.38%) MongoDB
2 137 (31.93%) Apache Cassandra
3 84 (19.58%) Hadoop
4 66 (15.38%) Big Data
5 65 (15.15%) MySQL
6 58 (13.52%) PostgreSQL
7 57 (13.29%) Relational Database
8 51 (11.89%) SQL Server
9 46 (10.72%) Couchbase
10 41 (9.56%) Redis
11 28 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (6.06%) Data Lake
13 24 (5.59%) RDBMS
14 22 (5.13%) Neo4j
15 21 (4.90%) Apache Hive
16 13 (3.03%) OLAP
17 11 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
17 11 (2.56%) Cosmos DB
18 10 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
18 10 (2.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 124 (28.90%) Git (software)
2 121 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 79 (18.41%) Maven
4 50 (11.66%) JIRA
5 39 (9.09%) Selenium
6 33 (7.69%) JUnit
7 30 (6.99%) git-flow
8 22 (5.13%) Mockito
9 21 (4.90%) Cucumber
9 21 (4.90%) Gatling
10 19 (4.43%) Ant
11 18 (4.20%) IntelliJ
12 13 (3.03%) MSTest
12 13 (3.03%) NUnit
12 13 (3.03%) Vagrant
13 12 (2.80%) Protractor
14 11 (2.56%) Visual Studio
15 10 (2.33%) Grunt
15 10 (2.33%) gulp
15 10 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 43 (10.02%) Games
2 24 (5.59%) Finance
3 12 (2.80%) Retail
4 5 (1.17%) Advertising
4 5 (1.17%) Banking
5 4 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.70%) Back Office
6 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Billing
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 310 (72.26%) Developer
2 183 (42.66%) Java Developer
3 26 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (5.83%) Software Engineer
5 23 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 20 (4.66%) Senior Developer
7 19 (4.43%) Scala Developer
8 18 (4.20%) Architect
8 18 (4.20%) Lead Developer
9 11 (2.56%) Python Developer
10 10 (2.33%) Java Engineer
10 10 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (2.33%) Software Developer
11 9 (2.10%) Data Engineer
11 9 (2.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (1.86%) Analyst
12 8 (1.86%) AWS Developer
12 8 (1.86%) Azure Developer
12 8 (1.86%) DBA
12 8 (1.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (38.23%) Spring
2 118 (27.51%) RESTful
3 109 (25.41%) REST
4 108 (25.17%) Hibernate
5 90 (20.98%) Web Services
6 88 (20.51%) CSS
7 84 (19.58%) HTML
7 84 (19.58%) JSON
8 74 (17.25%) AngularJS
9 65 (15.15%) .NET
10 63 (14.69%) Play Framework
11 62 (14.45%) Spring Boot
12 55 (12.82%) Kafka
13 54 (12.59%) HTML5
13 54 (12.59%) Node.js
14 47 (10.96%) XML
15 44 (10.26%) JMS
15 44 (10.26%) Spring MVC
16 40 (9.32%) RabbitMQ
17 36 (8.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 120 (27.97%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (3.03%) User Experience
3 11 (2.56%) Algorithms
3 11 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.86%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.63%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.93%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.70%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.70%) Life Science
8 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.70%) MPEG
9 2 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.47%) Replication
9 2 (0.47%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.23%) Fintech
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 89 (20.75%) Linux
2 46 (10.72%) Windows
3 28 (6.53%) Ubuntu
4 22 (5.13%) Unix
5 8 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.63%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.70%) CentOS
8 2 (0.47%) AIX
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.47%) Android
8 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (43.12%) TDD
3 154 (35.90%) BDD
4 122 (28.44%) Microservices
5 105 (24.48%) MVC
6 96 (22.38%) DevOps
7 95 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (20.05%) Software Engineering
9 74 (17.25%) Open Source
10 68 (15.85%) Multithreading
11 62 (14.45%) Scrum
12 56 (13.05%) Analytics
13 51 (11.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 51 (11.89%) OO
14 50 (11.66%) Test Automation
15 49 (11.42%) Kanban
16 34 (7.93%) Configuration Management
17 29 (6.76%) Mentoring
18 27 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (6.29%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 251 (58.51%) Java
2 121 (28.21%) SQL
3 120 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 92 (21.45%) Scala
5 84 (19.58%) C#
6 82 (19.11%) Python
7 81 (18.88%) Java 8
8 45 (10.49%) Ruby
9 42 (9.79%) Java 9
10 25 (5.83%) Perl
11 21 (4.90%) Groovy
12 20 (4.66%) Bash Shell
13 19 (4.43%) TypeScript
14 16 (3.73%) Haskell
15 12 (2.80%) Shell Script
16 10 (2.33%) R
17 9 (2.10%) Go
17 9 (2.10%) PHP
17 9 (2.10%) PowerShell
18 8 (1.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (1.86%) Degree
1 8 (1.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.47%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.47%) PhD
6 1 (0.23%) HNC
6 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.73%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) WCAG
4 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 135 (31.47%) Docker
2 6 (1.40%) Apache Flume
2 6 (1.40%) HDFS
2 6 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.70%) Firmware
4 3 (0.70%) vSphere
5 2 (0.47%) Ceph
5 2 (0.47%) etcd
5 2 (0.47%) flannel
5 2 (0.47%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.47%) SkyDNS
5 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 103 (24.01%) Puppet
2 92 (21.45%) Ansible
3 89 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (13.05%) Kubernetes
5 49 (11.42%) Cobbler
6 30 (6.99%) Kibana
7 23 (5.36%) Grafana
8 22 (5.13%) Terraform
9 10 (2.33%) Nagios
10 8 (1.86%) Graphite
10 8 (1.86%) Mesos
11 4 (0.93%) Salt
12 3 (0.70%) logstash
12 3 (0.70%) Packer
12 3 (0.70%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.70%) StatsD
12 3 (0.70%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.70%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 2 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 45 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.26%) Oracle
3 30 (6.99%) Google
4 14 (3.26%) Rackspace
5 12 (2.80%) Adobe
5 12 (2.80%) IBM
6 10 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.33%) Talend
7 9 (2.10%) Splunk
8 8 (1.86%) Ab Initio
8 8 (1.86%) Databricks
8 8 (1.86%) Informatica
9 6 (1.40%) Sybase
9 6 (1.40%) webMethods
10 5 (1.17%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.93%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.93%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.93%) VMware
12 3 (0.70%) F5
12 3 (0.70%) New Relic