Period
to 16 December 2018

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 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.

Neo Technology Neo4j
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 759 763 744
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19 +11
Contract jobs citing Neo4j 144 133 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 0.59% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 106 102
UK median daily rate £550 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +1.78%
10th Percentile £450 £406 £406
90th Percentile £677 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £440 £460
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.35% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £19.50 - -
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 23,598 22,492 23,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.65% 21.92% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,390 15,488 15,357
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 264 346
UK median hourly rate £32.48 £30.95 £28.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +10.18% +0.32%
10th Percentile £13.81 £14.54 £10.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £56.84 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year -7.14% +26.13% -2.63%

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 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Top 10 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 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
England -7 125 £550 +4.76% 47
London -16 81 £550 +4.76% 22
UK excluding London +37 63 £550 +25.00% 32
South East +7 30 £625 +47.06% 9
Scotland - 19 £525 - 2
North of England - 13 £500 - 6
Yorkshire - 7 £525 - 1
North West - 6 £500 - 5
Midlands -21 1 - - 5
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 71 (49.31%) MongoDB
2 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (45.14%) Java
4 57 (39.58%) Linux
5 52 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (35.42%) Python
7 49 (34.03%) SQL
8 47 (32.64%) Software Engineering
8 47 (32.64%) Relational Database
9 42 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
10 39 (27.08%) NoSQL
10 39 (27.08%) HTTP
11 36 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 36 (25.00%) TDD
12 35 (24.31%) Kafka
13 34 (23.61%) Hadoop
13 34 (23.61%) HTML
14 33 (22.92%) BDD
15 32 (22.22%) REST
15 32 (22.22%) JAX-RS
15 32 (22.22%) Dropwizard
16 31 (21.53%) Git (software)
16 31 (21.53%) Bash Shell
17 30 (20.83%) Open Source
17 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
17 30 (20.83%) Maven
17 30 (20.83%) Web Development
18 29 (20.14%) Windows
19 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
20 27 (18.75%) .NET

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 52 (36.11%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (18.06%) Apache Spark
3 16 (11.11%) Apache Solr
4 6 (4.17%) Apache Pig
5 5 (3.47%) Apache
6 4 (2.78%) nginx
6 4 (2.78%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.39%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) SPSS
2 1 (0.69%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 42 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (17.36%) GitHub
4 9 (6.25%) Serverless
5 7 (4.86%) Heroku
6 6 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (3.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (3.47%) Fastly
8 4 (2.78%) SaaS
9 3 (2.08%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 3 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.08%) PaaS
10 2 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.39%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (1.39%) IaaS
10 2 (1.39%) Office 365
11 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.08%) HTTP
2 4 (2.78%) DNS
2 4 (2.78%) VPN
3 3 (2.08%) Firewall
3 3 (2.08%) ICMP
3 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.39%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.39%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.69%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (49.31%) MongoDB
2 47 (32.64%) Relational Database
3 39 (27.08%) NoSQL
4 34 (23.61%) Hadoop
5 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 25 (17.36%) Redis
7 24 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (15.28%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (13.89%) Big Data
10 19 (13.19%) ArangoDB
11 16 (11.11%) MySQL
12 10 (6.94%) Spotfire
13 8 (5.56%) Power BI
14 6 (4.17%) Apache Hive
15 5 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (3.47%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (3.47%) Data Lake
16 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (2.08%) Impala
17 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (21.53%) Git (software)
2 30 (20.83%) Maven
3 24 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 24 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 24 (16.67%) Mockito
4 22 (15.28%) Subversion
5 8 (5.56%) GitLab
6 6 (4.17%) RStudio
6 6 (4.17%) webpack
7 5 (3.47%) CircleCI
7 5 (3.47%) Gradle
8 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.08%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.08%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.39%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.39%) JMeter
11 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.69%) GDB
11 1 (0.69%) JIRA
11 1 (0.69%) PowerDesigner
General
1 21 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (2.78%) Banking
2 4 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.69%) Games
3 1 (0.69%) Legal
3 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (51.39%) Developer
2 39 (27.08%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 12 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) Architect
6 10 (6.94%) Data Engineer
7 8 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Big Data Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Senior Data Scientist
10 5 (3.47%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.78%) Data Protection Engineer
11 4 (2.78%) Database Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Java Engineer
11 4 (2.78%) Scala Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.31%) Kafka
2 34 (23.61%) HTML
3 32 (22.22%) Dropwizard
3 32 (22.22%) JAX-RS
3 32 (22.22%) REST
4 27 (18.75%) .NET
5 19 (13.19%) Natural Language Processing
6 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (11.81%) Lucene
8 16 (11.11%) JSON
8 16 (11.11%) Memcached
9 13 (9.03%) SignalR
10 12 (8.33%) Apache Avro
10 12 (8.33%) Node.js
10 12 (8.33%) Protocol Buffers
11 11 (7.64%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET
12 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Algorithms
1 14 (9.72%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.39%) PMI
7 2 (1.39%) User Experience
8 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.58%) Linux
2 29 (20.14%) Windows
3 24 (16.67%) Unix
4 23 (15.97%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (32.64%) Software Engineering
3 36 (25.00%) TDD
4 33 (22.92%) BDD
5 30 (20.83%) Open Source
5 30 (20.83%) Web Development
6 27 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
7 26 (18.06%) DevOps
7 26 (18.06%) Microservices
8 24 (16.67%) Web Design
9 23 (15.97%) Data Protection
9 23 (15.97%) Test Automation
10 22 (15.28%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (15.28%) Scrum
11 21 (14.58%) ETL
12 20 (13.89%) Visualisation
13 19 (13.19%) Cryptography
13 19 (13.19%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (13.19%) Data Loss Prevention
13 19 (13.19%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.14%) Java
2 51 (35.42%) Python
3 49 (34.03%) SQL
4 31 (21.53%) Bash Shell
5 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 26 (18.06%) Ruby
7 23 (15.97%) Cypher
7 23 (15.97%) Go
8 21 (14.58%) Perl
9 19 (13.19%) C#
10 17 (11.81%) Scala
11 9 (6.25%) Java 8
12 5 (3.47%) R
13 4 (2.78%) TypeScript
14 3 (2.08%) C++
15 2 (1.39%) PHP
15 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.69%) Groovy
16 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.97%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.19%) CISM
3 19 (13.19%) CISSP
4 2 (1.39%) CEH
4 2 (1.39%) Degree
4 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.19%) FINRA
1 19 (13.19%) GDPR
2 9 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (15.28%) Docker
2 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (18.75%) Terraform
2 22 (15.28%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.86%) Puppet
4 6 (4.17%) Ansible
4 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.47%) Grafana
5 5 (3.47%) Graphite
6 4 (2.78%) Sysdig
7 3 (2.08%) Ambari
7 3 (2.08%) Consul
7 3 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (2.08%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (2.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (2.08%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.39%) Oozie
8 2 (1.39%) Salt
9 1 (0.69%) Mesos
9 1 (0.69%) Nagios
9 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.75%) Oracle
3 21 (14.58%) Cloudera
4 20 (13.89%) Hortonworks
5 19 (13.19%) McAfee
5 19 (13.19%) Sybase
5 19 (13.19%) Symantec
5 19 (13.19%) Varonis
6 13 (9.03%) Rackspace
7 8 (5.56%) Tableau
8 4 (2.78%) Splunk
9 3 (2.08%) Databricks
9 3 (2.08%) Google
10 2 (1.39%) Alteryx
10 2 (1.39%) Cisco
10 2 (1.39%) IBM
10 2 (1.39%) New Relic
10 2 (1.39%) Nintex
11 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.69%) RapidMiner