Period
to 22 October 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 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.

Neo Technology Neo4j
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 736 755 765
Rank change year-on-year +19 +10 +14
Contract jobs citing Neo4j 147 123 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.56% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 91 109
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £450 £410 £400
90th Percentile £676 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £481
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.49% +9.38%
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 23,390 22,073 23,760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.65% 22.21% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,316 14,930 15,825
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 276 389
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% +5.36%
10th Percentile £12.37 £13.70 £10.85
90th Percentile £56.55 £54.38 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -0.66%

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 22 October 2018.

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 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
England +2 130 £550 +4.76% 32
London -11 89 £550 - 22
UK excluding London +1 58 £525 +16.67% 15
South East +4 31 £625 +47.06% 4
Scotland - 17 £525 - 1
North of England - 8 £500 - 1
North West - 6 £475 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
Midlands -28 1 - - 2
South West -29 1 £475 +5.56%
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 65 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (40.14%) Java
2 59 (40.14%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (37.41%) MongoDB
4 51 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
5 50 (34.01%) SQL
6 48 (32.65%) Linux
6 48 (32.65%) Python
7 47 (31.97%) NoSQL
8 46 (31.29%) Software Engineering
9 39 (26.53%) Microservices
10 35 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 35 (23.81%) Relational Database
11 34 (23.13%) TDD
12 32 (21.77%) Kafka
13 31 (21.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 31 (21.09%) Open Source
13 31 (21.09%) HTTP
13 31 (21.09%) JavaScript
14 30 (20.41%) BDD
15 29 (19.73%) Hadoop
16 28 (19.05%) SQL Server
16 28 (19.05%) DevOps
17 27 (18.37%) Docker
17 27 (18.37%) Kubernetes
17 27 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (18.37%) Bash Shell
17 27 (18.37%) REST
17 27 (18.37%) Redis
18 26 (17.69%) JAX-RS

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 59 (40.14%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (14.97%) Apache Spark
3 18 (12.24%) Apache Solr
4 6 (4.08%) Apache
5 4 (2.72%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.72%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.72%) WildFly
6 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.36%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) nginx
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) SPSS
2 1 (0.68%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 51 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (17.01%) GitHub
4 18 (12.24%) Serverless
5 13 (8.84%) Heroku
6 8 (5.44%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (4.76%) Fastly
7 7 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.72%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.72%) SaaS
9 3 (2.04%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 3 (2.04%) PaaS
10 2 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.36%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (1.36%) IaaS
10 2 (1.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.09%) HTTP
2 3 (2.04%) Firewall
3 2 (1.36%) DNS
3 2 (1.36%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.36%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.36%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) ICMP
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (37.41%) MongoDB
2 47 (31.97%) NoSQL
3 35 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 31 (21.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 29 (19.73%) Hadoop
6 28 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 27 (18.37%) Redis
8 21 (14.29%) Big Data
9 20 (13.61%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (10.88%) ArangoDB
11 12 (8.16%) MySQL
12 10 (6.80%) Power BI
13 9 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (6.12%) Spotfire
14 5 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (3.40%) Data Lake
15 4 (2.72%) Apache Hive
15 4 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (2.72%) HBase
16 3 (2.04%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 24 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
2 23 (15.65%) Maven
3 15 (10.20%) Cucumber
3 15 (10.20%) Subversion
4 14 (9.52%) Mockito
5 10 (6.80%) webpack
6 8 (5.44%) GitLab
6 8 (5.44%) Gradle
7 7 (4.76%) CircleCI
8 5 (3.40%) RStudio
9 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.04%) JIRA
10 3 (2.04%) Mocha
11 2 (1.36%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.36%) JMeter
12 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
12 1 (0.68%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (12.93%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Games
4 2 (1.36%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (53.74%) Developer
2 36 (24.49%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.52%) Data Scientist
4 13 (8.84%) Software Engineer
5 11 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.80%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.80%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Architect
7 9 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Data Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
10 6 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Node.js Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Applications Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Scala Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Senior Data Scientist
12 4 (2.72%) Big Data Engineer
12 4 (2.72%) Data Protection Engineer
12 4 (2.72%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.77%) Kafka
2 27 (18.37%) REST
3 26 (17.69%) Dropwizard
3 26 (17.69%) JAX-RS
4 23 (15.65%) Node.js
5 21 (14.29%) .NET
5 21 (14.29%) HTML
6 20 (13.61%) Natural Language Processing
7 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (12.93%) RabbitMQ
8 18 (12.24%) Lucene
9 17 (11.56%) Memcached
10 16 (10.88%) JSON
10 16 (10.88%) Spring
11 13 (8.84%) SignalR
12 12 (8.16%) Apache Avro
12 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET
12 12 (8.16%) Hibernate
12 12 (8.16%) Protocol Buffers
13 11 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 12 (8.16%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.76%) User Experience
7 5 (3.40%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.72%) Public Cloud
9 3 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.36%) PMI
10 2 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.68%) Fintech
11 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.65%) Linux
2 25 (17.01%) Windows
3 15 (10.20%) Unix
4 14 (9.52%) Mac OS X
5 7 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.36%) Android
6 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.29%) Software Engineering
3 39 (26.53%) Microservices
4 34 (23.13%) TDD
5 31 (21.09%) Open Source
6 30 (20.41%) BDD
7 28 (19.05%) DevOps
8 26 (17.69%) Web Development
9 25 (17.01%) Scrum
10 21 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
10 21 (14.29%) MVC
10 21 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 19 (12.93%) Data Science
11 19 (12.93%) Machine Learning
11 19 (12.93%) Multithreading
12 18 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (11.56%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (11.56%) Kanban
14 16 (10.88%) Analytics
14 16 (10.88%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.14%) Java
2 50 (34.01%) SQL
3 48 (32.65%) Python
4 31 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 27 (18.37%) Bash Shell
6 25 (17.01%) Ruby
7 23 (15.65%) Cypher
8 19 (12.93%) C#
8 19 (12.93%) Scala
9 18 (12.24%) Perl
10 17 (11.56%) Go
11 16 (10.88%) Java 8
12 7 (4.76%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.72%) Groovy
13 4 (2.72%) R
14 2 (1.36%) C++
14 2 (1.36%) PHP
14 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.68%) Korn
15 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) CISM
1 16 (10.88%) CISSP
2 14 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 14 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) CEH
3 2 (1.36%) Degree
3 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.88%) FINRA
1 16 (10.88%) GDPR
2 8 (5.44%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (18.37%) Docker
2 6 (4.08%) HDFS
3 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (18.37%) Kubernetes
2 21 (14.29%) Terraform
3 9 (6.12%) Ansible
4 8 (5.44%) Grafana
4 8 (5.44%) Graphite
4 8 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.44%) Puppet
5 2 (1.36%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.36%) Oozie
5 2 (1.36%) Salt
6 1 (0.68%) Ambari
6 1 (0.68%) Consul
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.68%) Kibana
6 1 (0.68%) Mesos
6 1 (0.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.68%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.68%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 35 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.29%) Oracle
3 18 (12.24%) Cloudera
4 17 (11.56%) Hortonworks
5 16 (10.88%) McAfee
5 16 (10.88%) Sybase
5 16 (10.88%) Symantec
5 16 (10.88%) Varonis
6 14 (9.52%) Rackspace
7 7 (4.76%) Google
7 7 (4.76%) Tableau
8 6 (4.08%) Splunk
9 2 (1.36%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.36%) Cisco
9 2 (1.36%) Databricks
9 2 (1.36%) IBM
9 2 (1.36%) Nintex
10 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.68%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.68%) New Relic