Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Neo4j skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Neo4j over the 6 months to 16 June 2019 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.

Neo Technology Neo4j
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 671 683 718
Rank change year-on-year +12 +35 -23
Contract jobs citing Neo4j 176 191 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 0.85% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 153 83
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.48% +4.50%
10th Percentile £425 £445 £385
90th Percentile £650 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £456
% change year-on-year +10.53% +4.11% -5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Neo4j 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20,080 22,379 20,557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.17% 22.51% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,760 15,566 13,717
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +6.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £631 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 231 266
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.89% -5.83%
10th Percentile £14.02 £14.00 £9.94
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £52.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -8.96%

Neo4j
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Neo4j as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Neo4j.

Contractor daily rate trend for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Neo4j over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Neo4j within the UK over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
England +3 159 £525 - 9
London -6 112 £530 -3.64% 4
UK excluding London +57 62 £525 +10.53% 6
North of England +58 30 £525 +13.51% 1
Yorkshire +42 25 £525 +23.53%
Wales - 13 £478 -
South East +11 10 £725 +48.72% 2
North West +13 5 £550 +15.79% 1
East of England +3 4 £425 -2.86% 1
South West -22 3 £438 -9.09%
Scotland +22 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Neo4j 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 with a requirement for Neo4j.

1 103 (58.52%) Java
2 101 (57.39%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (56.82%) MongoDB
4 60 (34.09%) SQL
5 58 (32.95%) TDD
6 54 (30.68%) HTML
6 54 (30.68%) REST
7 53 (30.11%) Relational Database
8 52 (29.55%) Cucumber
9 51 (28.98%) Mockito
10 50 (28.41%) Elasticsearch
11 44 (25.00%) Linux
11 44 (25.00%) HTTP
11 44 (25.00%) Dropwizard
12 43 (24.43%) Unix
13 42 (23.86%) Web Design
13 42 (23.86%) Responsive Web Design
14 41 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (23.30%) JavaScript
14 41 (23.30%) Mac OS X
15 40 (22.73%) Web Development
16 39 (22.16%) Python
17 37 (21.02%) Git (software)
17 37 (21.02%) Test Automation
17 37 (21.02%) NoSQL
17 37 (21.02%) JAX-RS
18 35 (19.89%) Continuous Deployment
19 34 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
20 33 (18.75%) Subversion
20 33 (18.75%) Maven

Neo4j
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (28.41%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (16.48%) Apache Spark
3 15 (8.52%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.25%) Apache
5 7 (3.98%) Apache Airflow
5 7 (3.98%) Luigi
6 6 (3.41%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.14%) Jetty
7 2 (1.14%) nginx
7 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 41 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (16.48%) Serverless
4 24 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (8.52%) Heroku
6 13 (7.39%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (6.25%) Amazon S3
8 9 (5.11%) GitHub
9 8 (4.55%) Azure Functions
9 8 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
9 8 (4.55%) Data Lake Analytics
10 7 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.98%) Fastly
11 6 (3.41%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (2.84%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (2.27%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (1.70%) Azure Data Factory
15 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.00%) HTTP
2 6 (3.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (56.82%) MongoDB
2 53 (30.11%) Relational Database
3 37 (21.02%) NoSQL
4 28 (15.91%) Big Data
5 26 (14.77%) Hadoop
6 25 (14.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (14.20%) SQL Server
7 22 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (9.09%) Redis
9 13 (7.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (6.82%) Parquet
11 11 (6.25%) RDBMS
12 9 (5.11%) BigQuery
13 8 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (4.55%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (4.55%) Data Lake
13 8 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.55%) HDInsight
14 4 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (29.55%) Cucumber
2 51 (28.98%) Mockito
3 37 (21.02%) Git (software)
4 33 (18.75%) Maven
4 33 (18.75%) Subversion
5 19 (10.80%) Jenkins
6 17 (9.66%) webpack
7 10 (5.68%) Babel
8 9 (5.11%) Bitbucket
8 9 (5.11%) ClearCase
8 9 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (3.98%) CircleCI
10 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.14%) Ant
11 2 (1.14%) GitLab
11 2 (1.14%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.14%) JIRA
11 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.14%) RSpec
11 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (14.77%) Finance
2 4 (2.27%) Legal
3 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.14%) Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.57%) Publishing
5 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (57.95%) Developer
2 69 (39.20%) Java Developer
3 37 (21.02%) Senior Developer
4 32 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) Python Engineer
7 9 (5.11%) Analyst
7 9 (5.11%) Data Analyst
7 9 (5.11%) Data Engineer
8 8 (4.55%) Angular Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Digital Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 7 (3.98%) Principal Engineer
9 7 (3.98%) Principal Software Engineer
9 7 (3.98%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.41%) Data Scientist
10 6 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (3.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Senior Data Engineer
11 5 (2.84%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (30.68%) HTML
1 54 (30.68%) REST
2 44 (25.00%) Dropwizard
3 37 (21.02%) JAX-RS
4 32 (18.18%) Node.js
5 25 (14.20%) AngularJS
5 25 (14.20%) RESTful
6 23 (13.07%) .NET
7 19 (10.80%) HTML5
8 18 (10.23%) JSON
9 17 (9.66%) Sass
10 15 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (7.95%) GraphQL
11 14 (7.95%) TinkerPop
12 13 (7.39%) Hibernate
13 11 (6.25%) Kafka
13 11 (6.25%) React
14 9 (5.11%) Natural Language Processing
14 9 (5.11%) Serverless Framework
15 8 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.66%) User Experience
2 13 (7.39%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.68%) Taxonomies
4 8 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.70%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.14%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.57%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.57%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.00%) Linux
2 43 (24.43%) Unix
3 41 (23.30%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.27%) Android
4 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (57.39%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (32.95%) TDD
3 42 (23.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 42 (23.86%) Web Design
4 40 (22.73%) Web Development
5 37 (21.02%) Test Automation
6 35 (19.89%) Continuous Deployment
7 33 (18.75%) Data Science
8 31 (17.61%) Software Engineering
9 25 (14.20%) Machine Learning
10 24 (13.64%) BDD
11 22 (12.50%) ETL
11 22 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (11.93%) DevOps
13 20 (11.36%) Microservices
14 19 (10.80%) Analytics
14 19 (10.80%) Scrum
15 18 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (9.66%) Pair Programming
17 16 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 103 (58.52%) Java
2 60 (34.09%) SQL
3 41 (23.30%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.16%) Python
5 22 (12.50%) Java 8
6 21 (11.93%) Scala
7 16 (9.09%) C#
8 13 (7.39%) TypeScript
9 12 (6.82%) VBA
10 8 (4.55%) U-SQL
11 7 (3.98%) ES6
11 7 (3.98%) ES7
12 5 (2.84%) C++
12 5 (2.84%) Go
12 5 (2.84%) Ruby
13 4 (2.27%) Gremlin
14 3 (1.70%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.70%) Cypher
14 3 (1.70%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.70%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.27%) Degree
5 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) GDPR
1 4 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.14%) HDFS
2 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (15.91%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.98%) Grafana
2 7 (3.98%) Graphite
3 2 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.57%) Consul
Vendors
1 21 (11.93%) Google
2 13 (7.39%) Oracle
3 12 (6.82%) Tableau
4 11 (6.25%) Cognos
5 9 (5.11%) Atlassian
5 9 (5.11%) CA
6 8 (4.55%) Databricks
6 8 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.27%) Splunk
8 3 (1.70%) MapR
8 3 (1.70%) SAP
9 2 (1.14%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.14%) Hortonworks