Period
to 13 December 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 13 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
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 163 168
Rank change year-on-year +75 +5 +38
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 477 256 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.80% 1.53% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.85% 7.34% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 156 128
South East median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £324
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
South East median hourly rate - £32.17 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +56.93% -25.45%
England median hourly rate £57.42 £45.00 £60.25
% change year-on-year +27.59% -25.31% +20.50%

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 3,712 3,488 3,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.82% 20.81% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,400 2,222 1,920
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.94% +6.19% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £570 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 47 79
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +107.32% -22.64%
10th Percentile £18.69 £12.08 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.41 £49.25 £52.25
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.53% +17.27% -

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 13 December 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
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 13 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
Hampshire +97 207 £513 +20.59% 28
Thames Valley +6 112 £450 +2.86% 45
Surrey +23 92 £550 +10.00% 23
Berkshire +19 77 £500 +25.00% 18
West Sussex +5 47 £475 - 7
Buckinghamshire -5 21 £575 +35.29% 11
Oxfordshire -2 14 £425 -15.00% 16
East Sussex - 11 £550 - 3
Kent +10 9 £550 -15.38% 10
Sussex +2 2 £510 -2.86%
Middlesex +4 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 13 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 South East region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 295 (61.84%) Java
2 283 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (48.64%) MongoDB
4 216 (45.28%) TDD
5 200 (41.93%) Amazon AWS
6 185 (38.78%) Spring
7 170 (35.64%) BDD
8 147 (30.82%) Docker
9 137 (28.72%) Puppet
10 135 (28.30%) Microservices
11 134 (28.09%) SQL
12 132 (27.67%) Greenfield Project
13 131 (27.46%) Hibernate
14 127 (26.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 123 (25.79%) JavaScript
15 123 (25.79%) Tomcat
16 118 (24.74%) Ansible
17 117 (24.53%) REST
18 113 (23.69%) Opscode Chef
18 113 (23.69%) Git (software)
19 110 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
20 109 (22.85%) Jenkins
21 107 (22.43%) Software Engineering
22 106 (22.22%) DevOps
23 105 (22.01%) MVC
24 104 (21.80%) RESTful
25 101 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
26 98 (20.55%) Hadoop
27 97 (20.34%) CSS
28 96 (20.13%) HTML

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
1 123 (25.79%) Tomcat
2 77 (16.14%) JBoss
3 63 (13.21%) Jetty
4 46 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (9.64%) WebLogic
5 42 (8.81%) MQSeries
6 37 (7.76%) OpenStack
6 37 (7.76%) WebSphere
7 36 (7.55%) Apache
8 32 (6.71%) Apache Spark
9 26 (5.45%) nginx
10 23 (4.82%) Apache Solr
11 13 (2.73%) Confluence
12 12 (2.52%) Apache Pig
13 7 (1.47%) SAS
14 6 (1.26%) Apache Qpid
14 6 (1.26%) Jupyter
15 5 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (0.63%) GemFire
16 3 (0.63%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.21%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 200 (41.93%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (10.27%) GitHub
4 23 (4.82%) Google Analytics
5 14 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (2.52%) Azure Data Factory
6 12 (2.52%) SaaS
6 12 (2.52%) Serverless
7 10 (2.10%) IaaS
8 9 (1.89%) PaaS
9 8 (1.68%) npm
10 7 (1.47%) OpenShift
11 6 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 5 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.63%) Office 365
14 3 (0.63%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.60%) HTTP
2 25 (5.24%) SSL
3 22 (4.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.26%) Firewall
5 5 (1.05%) NAS
6 4 (0.84%) DNS
6 4 (0.84%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.84%) LAN
6 4 (0.84%) WAN
7 3 (0.63%) SAN
8 2 (0.42%) BGP
8 2 (0.42%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.42%) MPLS
8 2 (0.42%) SNMP
8 2 (0.42%) Value-Added Service
8 2 (0.42%) VLAN
8 2 (0.42%) VXLAN
8 2 (0.42%) Wireless
9 1 (0.21%) SSH
9 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (48.64%) MongoDB
2 127 (26.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 98 (20.55%) Hadoop
4 78 (16.35%) Big Data
5 75 (15.72%) MySQL
6 65 (13.63%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (11.53%) SQL Server
8 46 (9.64%) Relational Database
9 45 (9.43%) Couchbase
10 34 (7.13%) Redis
11 25 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (5.03%) Apache Hive
12 24 (5.03%) Cloudant
13 21 (4.40%) Neo4j
14 20 (4.19%) Data Lake
15 18 (3.77%) RDBMS
16 13 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
17 11 (2.31%) OLAP
18 10 (2.10%) Cosmos DB
18 10 (2.10%) HBase
Development Applications
1 113 (23.69%) Git (software)
2 109 (22.85%) Jenkins
3 70 (14.68%) Maven
4 50 (10.48%) Selenium
5 35 (7.34%) JIRA
6 33 (6.92%) JUnit
7 31 (6.50%) git-flow
7 31 (6.50%) MSTest
7 31 (6.50%) NUnit
8 28 (5.87%) Gatling
9 25 (5.24%) Ant
10 24 (5.03%) IntelliJ
11 23 (4.82%) Cucumber
12 19 (3.98%) Protractor
13 18 (3.77%) Grunt
13 18 (3.77%) gulp
13 18 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
13 18 (3.77%) Sublime Text
14 15 (3.14%) Mockito
15 14 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (9.01%) Games
2 25 (5.24%) Finance
3 13 (2.73%) Retail
4 11 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.05%) Advertising
6 3 (0.63%) Legal
7 2 (0.42%) Back Office
7 2 (0.42%) Banking
7 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.21%) Billing
8 1 (0.21%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 354 (74.21%) Developer
2 212 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 28 (5.87%) .NET Developer
3 28 (5.87%) Software Engineer
4 26 (5.45%) Architect
4 26 (5.45%) Senior Developer
5 25 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (4.40%) Lead Developer
7 19 (3.98%) Data Engineer
8 18 (3.77%) Scala Developer
9 15 (3.14%) Big Data Engineer
9 15 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (2.94%) Python Developer
11 12 (2.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (2.52%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (2.52%) Java Engineer
12 10 (2.10%) Data Architect
12 10 (2.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (1.89%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (38.78%) Spring
2 131 (27.46%) Hibernate
3 117 (24.53%) REST
4 104 (21.80%) RESTful
5 97 (20.34%) CSS
6 96 (20.13%) HTML
7 95 (19.92%) AngularJS
8 85 (17.82%) JSON
8 85 (17.82%) Web Services
9 70 (14.68%) HTML5
9 70 (14.68%) Spring Boot
10 69 (14.47%) Play Framework
11 66 (13.84%) .NET
12 62 (13.00%) Kafka
13 58 (12.16%) Node.js
14 52 (10.90%) XML
15 48 (10.06%) jQuery
16 45 (9.43%) JMS
17 43 (9.01%) Spring MVC
18 41 (8.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 132 (27.67%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.52%) User Experience
5 10 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.05%) Fintech
8 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.84%) Smart Home
10 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.42%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.42%) Life Science
11 2 (0.42%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.21%) Bitcoin
12 1 (0.21%) iPad
12 1 (0.21%) Replication
12 1 (0.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (17.82%) Linux
2 43 (9.01%) Windows
3 34 (7.13%) Unix
4 33 (6.92%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.47%) CoreOS
7 6 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.63%) Android
8 3 (0.63%) VMS
9 2 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (45.28%) TDD
3 170 (35.64%) BDD
4 135 (28.30%) Microservices
5 110 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
6 107 (22.43%) Software Engineering
7 106 (22.22%) DevOps
8 105 (22.01%) MVC
9 80 (16.77%) Multithreading
10 74 (15.51%) OO
10 74 (15.51%) Open Source
11 68 (14.26%) Analytics
12 66 (13.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 65 (13.63%) Scrum
14 53 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 46 (9.64%) Kanban
16 41 (8.60%) Migration
17 36 (7.55%) Configuration Management
17 36 (7.55%) Mentoring
18 26 (5.45%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 295 (61.84%) Java
2 134 (28.09%) SQL
3 123 (25.79%) JavaScript
4 94 (19.71%) C#
4 94 (19.71%) Scala
5 77 (16.14%) Java 8
6 76 (15.93%) Python
7 43 (9.01%) Ruby
8 42 (8.81%) Java 9
9 27 (5.66%) Perl
10 25 (5.24%) Groovy
11 22 (4.61%) Haskell
12 19 (3.98%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.73%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.73%) PHP
14 12 (2.52%) C++
15 9 (1.89%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
17 6 (1.26%) C
17 6 (1.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (3.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.47%) Degree
4 5 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.42%) PhD
5 2 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.73%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.89%) QA
3 4 (0.84%) SLA
4 3 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 147 (30.82%) Docker
2 8 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (1.68%) HDFS
3 6 (1.26%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.05%) Firmware
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.42%) BIND 9
6 2 (0.42%) Ceph
6 2 (0.42%) etcd
6 2 (0.42%) flannel
6 2 (0.42%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.42%) KVM
6 2 (0.42%) NFS
6 2 (0.42%) Postfix
6 2 (0.42%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 137 (28.72%) Puppet
2 118 (24.74%) Ansible
3 113 (23.69%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (13.21%) Cobbler
5 59 (12.37%) Kubernetes
6 29 (6.08%) Grafana
7 27 (5.66%) Kibana
8 16 (3.35%) Terraform
9 10 (2.10%) Nagios
10 8 (1.68%) Graphite
10 8 (1.68%) Mesos
11 7 (1.47%) Oozie
12 6 (1.26%) Ambari
12 6 (1.26%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.84%) Salt
14 3 (0.63%) Prometheus
14 3 (0.63%) StatsD
14 3 (0.63%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.42%) Ganglia
15 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 58 (12.16%) Oracle
2 44 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 42 (8.81%) Google
4 15 (3.14%) Adobe
5 14 (2.94%) Rackspace
6 13 (2.73%) webMethods
7 9 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.89%) Talend
8 8 (1.68%) Hortonworks
8 8 (1.68%) Splunk
9 7 (1.47%) Ab Initio
9 7 (1.47%) Informatica
10 6 (1.26%) Cisco
10 6 (1.26%) Databricks
10 6 (1.26%) Sybase
11 5 (1.05%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.05%) IBM
12 4 (0.84%) SAP
13 3 (0.63%) F5
13 3 (0.63%) Telerik