Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 763 754
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9 -26
Contract jobs citing Neo4j 135 125 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.53% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 98 109
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £407 £400 £398
90th Percentile £675 £641 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £440
% change year-on-year +1.12% +1.14% +2.33%
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 22595 23511 26618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 22.60% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15446 15594 17543
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.51%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 366 411
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +16.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.09 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Top 9 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 20 November 2017. 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 +37 130 £531 +6.25% 17
London +6 108 £550 +8.64% 13
UK excluding London +23 25 £450 +1.12% 3
South East +9 9 £425 -22.73%
South West +2 9 £450 +20.00% 3
Wales +10 3 £450 -14.29%
East of England -15 3 £500 +17.65%
West Midlands +24 1 £350 -17.65%
Midlands +20 1 £350 -17.65%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Neo4j also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Neo4j.

1 61 (45.19%) Java
2 52 (38.52%) MongoDB
3 50 (37.04%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 45 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
7 43 (31.85%) Python
8 42 (31.11%) Big Data
9 41 (30.37%) Microservices
9 41 (30.37%) SQL
9 41 (30.37%) Node.js
10 38 (28.15%) Linux
11 37 (27.41%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (26.67%) Hadoop
13 32 (23.70%) Analytics
14 31 (22.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 31 (22.96%) ES6
15 30 (22.22%) Web Services
16 29 (21.48%) TDD
17 27 (20.00%) HTML
18 26 (19.26%) REST
19 25 (18.52%) Open Source
19 25 (18.52%) Banking
20 24 (17.78%) Apache Spark
21 23 (17.04%) React
21 23 (17.04%) Relational Database
21 23 (17.04%) Kafka
21 23 (17.04%) Finance
22 22 (16.30%) Test Automation

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 (37.04%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (17.78%) Apache Spark
3 12 (8.89%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) SAS
5 5 (3.70%) JBoss
6 4 (2.96%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.48%) Confluence
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) SPSS
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.74%) Gephi
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 45 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.63%) Amazon Kinesis
2 13 (9.63%) Serverless
3 10 (7.41%) Google Play
4 8 (5.93%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (5.93%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (5.93%) Heroku
5 7 (5.19%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.70%) npm
7 4 (2.96%) CloudFront
7 4 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (1.48%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.74%) Fastly
10 1 (0.74%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.63%) HTTP
2 5 (3.70%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.96%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.48%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) SMS
5 1 (0.74%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (38.52%) MongoDB
2 45 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 42 (31.11%) Big Data
4 36 (26.67%) Hadoop
5 31 (22.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 23 (17.04%) Relational Database
7 21 (15.56%) Apache Hive
8 19 (14.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (13.33%) MySQL
10 17 (12.59%) HBase
10 17 (12.59%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (12.59%) Redis
11 10 (7.41%) RDBMS
12 8 (5.93%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (4.44%) Mahout
14 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (2.96%) SQL Server
16 3 (2.22%) Couchbase
16 3 (2.22%) Riak
16 3 (2.22%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (12.59%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.11%) Babel
3 12 (8.89%) Grunt
3 12 (8.89%) webpack
4 11 (8.15%) Cucumber
5 10 (7.41%) Gradle
6 7 (5.19%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.19%) JIRA
6 7 (5.19%) Maven
6 7 (5.19%) SonarQube
7 5 (3.70%) Appium
7 5 (3.70%) GitLab
7 5 (3.70%) gulp
7 5 (3.70%) Selenium
8 4 (2.96%) Subversion
9 3 (2.22%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.48%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.48%) Spock
10 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (18.52%) Banking
2 23 (17.04%) Finance
3 11 (8.15%) Publishing
4 7 (5.19%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.19%) Legal
5 5 (3.70%) Marketing
6 4 (2.96%) Games
6 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.22%) Electronics
7 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.22%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 88 (65.19%) Developer
2 27 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.07%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (13.33%) Architect
5 13 (9.63%) Scala Developer
6 12 (8.89%) Data Architect
6 12 (8.89%) Data Scientist
7 7 (5.19%) Senior Architect
7 7 (5.19%) Senior Data Architect
7 7 (5.19%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.44%) Python Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Analytics Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Lead Architect
9 5 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Apache Spark Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Big Data Architect
10 4 (2.96%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.37%) Node.js
2 30 (22.22%) Web Services
3 27 (20.00%) HTML
4 26 (19.26%) REST
5 23 (17.04%) Kafka
5 23 (17.04%) React
6 21 (15.56%) Sass
7 19 (14.07%) Spring
8 16 (11.85%) Dropwizard
8 16 (11.85%) RESTful
9 15 (11.11%) CSS
9 15 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 14 (10.37%) Redux
11 13 (9.63%) Spring Boot
12 12 (8.89%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.89%) JAX-RS
13 10 (7.41%) Android SDK
13 10 (7.41%) Express
13 10 (7.41%) React Native
13 10 (7.41%) ReactiveX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.41%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.33%) User Experience
3 13 (9.63%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (8.89%) Fintech
4 12 (8.89%) Mobile App
5 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.15%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.67%) Reference Data
7 8 (5.93%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (5.19%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.70%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.70%) Robotics
9 5 (3.70%) Social Media
10 3 (2.22%) Clustering
10 3 (2.22%) DataPower
11 2 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.48%) iPad
12 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.74%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.15%) Linux
2 15 (11.11%) Android
2 15 (11.11%) Unix
3 11 (8.15%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.15%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.22%) CentOS
5 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.37%) Microservices
3 32 (23.70%) Analytics
4 29 (21.48%) TDD
5 25 (18.52%) Open Source
6 22 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (16.30%) Test Automation
7 21 (15.56%) DevOps
7 21 (15.56%) Machine Learning
8 20 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
9 18 (13.33%) BDD
10 15 (11.11%) Scrum
11 14 (10.37%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.89%) Data Analytics
12 12 (8.89%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.15%) Configuration Management
13 11 (8.15%) ETL
13 11 (8.15%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (8.15%) SOA
13 11 (8.15%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.19%) Java
2 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
3 43 (31.85%) Python
4 41 (30.37%) SQL
5 31 (22.96%) ES6
6 21 (15.56%) Scala
7 17 (12.59%) R
8 13 (9.63%) Go
9 11 (8.15%) GraphQL
10 10 (7.41%) Objective-C
11 9 (6.67%) Groovy
12 6 (4.44%) SPARQL
13 5 (3.70%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.70%) TypeScript
14 3 (2.22%) Clojure
14 3 (2.22%) Ruby
14 3 (2.22%) VBA
15 2 (1.48%) Apex Code
15 2 (1.48%) C#
15 2 (1.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
1 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 19 (14.07%) Docker
2 6 (4.44%) HDFS
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) Kubernetes
1 8 (5.93%) Terraform
2 7 (5.19%) Ansible
3 6 (4.44%) Ambari
3 6 (4.44%) Packer
4 3 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.22%) Puppet
5 2 (1.48%) Kibana
5 2 (1.48%) Mesos
6 1 (0.74%) Grafana
6 1 (0.74%) Graphite
6 1 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (11.85%) Google
1 16 (11.85%) Oracle
2 14 (10.37%) Cloudera
3 12 (8.89%) IBM
4 11 (8.15%) Splunk
5 10 (7.41%) Apple
6 9 (6.67%) MapR
6 9 (6.67%) Nuix
7 8 (5.93%) Hortonworks
8 5 (3.70%) Blue Prism
8 5 (3.70%) Tableau
9 4 (2.96%) New Relic
10 3 (2.22%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.22%) SAP
11 2 (1.48%) Apigee
11 2 (1.48%) Greenplum
11 2 (1.48%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.48%) Teradata
12 1 (0.74%) Brandwatch