The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

NoSQL
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 166 216
Rank change year-on-year +44 +50  
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 924 828 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.00% 1.54% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.90% 7.04% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 618 436
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £351 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £46.75 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.87% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +16.87% -  

NoSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10382 11757 13183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.44% 21.86% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6788 7965 8622
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 195 185
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.27 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +16.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing NoSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 851 £475 - 419
London +7 535 £500 - 190
South East +41 114 £463 +15.62% 56
City of London +15 82 £525 +10.52% 39
Yorkshire +25 78 £420 -6.66% 23
West Yorkshire +41 68 £420 - 16
Leeds +36 62 £420 -0.59% 16
North West +24 36 £375 +3.80% 28
Scotland +30 34 £419 +11.66% 19
Oxfordshire +9 29 £450 +20.00% 5
West Sussex +39 25 £475 -7.76% 6
Glasgow +15 25 £400 +6.66% 6
Berkshire +34 22 £450 +0.55% 9
South West +9 21 £500 +42.85% 32
East of England -1 21 £450 +12.42% 43
West Midlands +41 20 £482 +9.15% 26
Surrey +12 18 £488 +20.00% 9
East Midlands +4 18 £418 -1.76% 17
Oxford +7 17 £450 +20.00% 2
Croydon +7 14 £513 -0.48%
Manchester +4 14 £375 - 18
Northern Ireland -37 13 £426 - 1
County Antrim -32 12 £450 -
Belfast -35 12 £450 -
North East +72 10 £475 +11.76% 4
Reading +21 10 £519 +22.05% 4
Merseyside +8 10 £369 +9.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -15 10 £413 +6.45% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +83 9 £475 +11.76% 3
Tyne and Wear +81 9 £475 +11.76% 4

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL 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 NoSQL.

1 1083 (63.63%) Agile Software Development
2 908 (53.35%) Java
3 668 (39.25%) TDD
3 668 (39.25%) MongoDB
4 628 (36.90%) SQL
5 559 (32.84%) JavaScript
6 441 (25.91%) Linux
7 434 (25.50%) Continuous Integration
8 428 (25.15%) DevOps
9 425 (24.97%) Microservices
10 418 (24.56%) Python
11 397 (23.33%) Git (software)
12 391 (22.97%) Scrum
13 390 (22.91%) Amazon AWS
14 373 (21.92%) AngularJS
15 355 (20.86%) C#
15 355 (20.86%) MySQL
16 352 (20.68%) BDD
17 342 (20.09%) CSS
18 339 (19.92%) Scala
19 336 (19.74%) Open Source
20 329 (19.33%) Apache Cassandra
21 327 (19.21%) HTML
22 326 (19.15%) .NET
23 322 (18.92%) REST
24 308 (18.10%) Big Data
25 306 (17.98%) Spring
26 304 (17.86%) OO
27 300 (17.63%) Node.js
28 274 (16.10%) Oracle

NoSQL
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
1 173 (10.16%) Apache Spark
2 153 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
3 118 (6.93%) Apache
4 88 (5.17%) Tomcat
5 65 (3.82%) Confluence
6 64 (3.76%) nginx
7 56 (3.29%) Apache Pig
8 53 (3.11%) JBoss
8 53 (3.11%) WebLogic
8 53 (3.11%) WebSphere
9 42 (2.47%) Apache Solr
9 42 (2.47%) OpenStack
10 38 (2.23%) CMS
11 22 (1.29%) NServiceBus
12 15 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (0.82%) IIS
13 14 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.59%) EPiServer
16 9 (0.53%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (0.24%) GNU Octave
1 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
1 4 (0.24%) SPSS
2 3 (0.18%) Weka
3 2 (0.12%) HipChat
3 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.12%) Mingle
3 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.59%) Magento
3 6 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.29%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.24%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.12%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (0.059%) BASE24
8 1 (0.059%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.059%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 390 (22.91%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (4.99%) GitHub
4 60 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (2.00%) Amazon S3
7 28 (1.65%) PaaS
8 22 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
9 21 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 21 (1.23%) Google Analytics
10 20 (1.18%) SaaS
11 19 (1.12%) Slack
12 17 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
13 16 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (0.71%) IaaS
15 11 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
15 11 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
16 10 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 10 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 103 (6.05%) HTTP
2 34 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 29 (1.70%) Internet
4 27 (1.59%) SSL
5 21 (1.23%) DNS
6 19 (1.12%) AMQP
7 15 (0.88%) Firewall
8 10 (0.59%) Kerberos
8 10 (0.59%) LDAP
9 9 (0.53%) Network Security
10 8 (0.47%) DVB
10 8 (0.47%) VPN
10 8 (0.47%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.41%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.35%) 3GPP
12 6 (0.35%) Diameter Protocol
12 6 (0.35%) SIGTRAN
12 6 (0.35%) Skype
13 5 (0.29%) FTP
14 4 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 668 (39.25%) MongoDB
2 355 (20.86%) MySQL
3 329 (19.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 308 (18.10%) Big Data
5 273 (16.04%) Relational Database
6 247 (14.51%) Hadoop
7 230 (13.51%) SQL Server
8 217 (12.75%) PostgreSQL
9 135 (7.93%) RDBMS
10 103 (6.05%) HBase
11 98 (5.76%) Redis
12 95 (5.58%) Apache Hive
13 74 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 70 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (2.35%) CouchDB
15 40 (2.35%) Neo4j
15 40 (2.35%) Sqoop
16 37 (2.17%) Couchbase
17 34 (2.00%) Oracle Database
17 34 (2.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 397 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 259 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 132 (7.76%) JIRA
4 124 (7.29%) Subversion
5 112 (6.58%) TeamCity
6 104 (6.11%) Maven
7 99 (5.82%) JUnit
8 92 (5.41%) IntelliJ
9 87 (5.11%) Cucumber
10 80 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 67 (3.94%) Selenium
12 62 (3.64%) NUnit
13 57 (3.35%) Ant
13 57 (3.35%) SpecFlow
14 56 (3.29%) Gradle
15 54 (3.17%) Mockito
16 50 (2.94%) Mercurial
17 44 (2.59%) gulp
18 42 (2.47%) Grunt
19 40 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 240 (14.10%) Finance
2 139 (8.17%) Banking
3 56 (3.29%) Retail
4 46 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 43 (2.53%) Marketing
6 39 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.06%) Front Office
8 32 (1.88%) Games
9 21 (1.23%) Publishing
10 18 (1.06%) Advertising
10 18 (1.06%) Back Office
11 17 (1.00%) Billing
12 15 (0.88%) Electronics
13 14 (0.82%) Legal
14 11 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.29%) Law
16 4 (0.24%) Digital Economy
17 3 (0.18%) Automotive
18 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
19 1 (0.059%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1067 (62.69%) Developer
2 431 (25.32%) Java Developer
3 183 (10.75%) Architect
4 162 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 161 (9.46%) .NET Developer
6 134 (7.87%) C# Developer
7 120 (7.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 110 (6.46%) Scala Developer
9 94 (5.52%) JavaScript Developer
10 86 (5.05%) Angular Developer
11 83 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
12 79 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 72 (4.23%) AWS Developer
13 72 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
14 71 (4.17%) Python Developer
15 70 (4.11%) Agile Developer
16 69 (4.05%) Node.js Developer
17 66 (3.88%) Data Engineer
18 62 (3.64%) Technical Architect
19 57 (3.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (21.92%) AngularJS
2 342 (20.09%) CSS
3 327 (19.21%) HTML
4 326 (19.15%) .NET
5 322 (18.92%) REST
6 306 (17.98%) Spring
7 300 (17.63%) Node.js
8 260 (15.28%) JSON
9 243 (14.28%) RESTful
10 238 (13.98%) Web Services
11 196 (11.52%) HTML5
11 196 (11.52%) XML
12 145 (8.52%) ASP.NET
13 141 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 125 (7.34%) Hibernate
15 124 (7.29%) Play Framework
16 123 (7.23%) Kafka
17 122 (7.17%) CSS3
17 122 (7.17%) React
18 109 (6.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 167 (9.81%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 84 (4.94%) User Experience
4 77 (4.52%) Algorithms
5 74 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 67 (3.94%) Data Structures
7 49 (2.88%) Public Cloud
8 33 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 31 (1.82%) Fintech
10 29 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
11 26 (1.53%) Blog
12 25 (1.47%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 20 (1.18%) Hedge funds
15 16 (0.94%) Data Centre
15 16 (0.94%) Management Information System
16 14 (0.82%) Virtual Team
17 13 (0.76%) Clustering
18 11 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 441 (25.91%) Linux
2 162 (9.52%) Unix
3 127 (7.46%) Windows
4 57 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (2.41%) CentOS
6 30 (1.76%) Ubuntu
7 20 (1.18%) Android
8 19 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 15 (0.88%) CoreOS
9 15 (0.88%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.65%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.47%) Solaris
12 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.24%) AIX
14 4 (0.24%) HPUX
15 1 (0.059%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.059%) Mesosphere
15 1 (0.059%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1083 (63.63%) Agile Software Development
2 668 (39.25%) TDD
3 434 (25.50%) Continuous Integration
4 428 (25.15%) DevOps
5 425 (24.97%) Microservices
6 391 (22.97%) Scrum
7 352 (20.68%) BDD
8 336 (19.74%) Open Source
9 304 (17.86%) OO
10 263 (15.45%) MVC
11 225 (13.22%) Software Engineering
12 212 (12.46%) Analytics
13 204 (11.99%) Kanban
14 194 (11.40%) Test Automation
15 160 (9.40%) Pair Programming
16 129 (7.58%) E-Commerce
17 126 (7.40%) Configuration Management
17 126 (7.40%) Web Development
18 124 (7.29%) Continuous Delivery
19 123 (7.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 908 (53.35%) Java
2 628 (36.90%) SQL
3 559 (32.84%) JavaScript
4 418 (24.56%) Python
5 355 (20.86%) C#
6 339 (19.92%) Scala
7 207 (12.16%) Ruby
8 97 (5.70%) PHP
9 83 (4.88%) Perl
10 67 (3.94%) Groovy
11 66 (3.88%) R
12 58 (3.41%) Bash Shell
13 54 (3.17%) C++
14 53 (3.11%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.76%) TypeScript
16 28 (1.65%) C
16 28 (1.65%) T-SQL
17 27 (1.59%) Go
18 24 (1.41%) PL/SQL
19 22 (1.29%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 135 (7.93%) Degree
2 73 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 53 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.29%) Master's Degree
5 20 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.65%) PhD
8 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.18%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.18%) CCNA
11 3 (0.18%) CCSA
11 3 (0.18%) CFA
11 3 (0.18%) CISM
11 3 (0.18%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.18%) MBA
11 3 (0.18%) MCPD
11 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.64%) QA
2 25 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.41%) MiFID
4 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.18%) SLA
5 2 (0.12%) EMIR
5 2 (0.12%) GDPR
6 1 (0.059%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.059%) HL7
6 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 271 (15.92%) Docker
2 44 (2.59%) HDFS
3 30 (1.76%) Apache Flume
4 22 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.65%) Active Directory
7 10 (0.59%) Ceph
7 10 (0.59%) etcd
7 10 (0.59%) flannel
7 10 (0.59%) GlusterFS
7 10 (0.59%) SkyDNS
8 9 (0.53%) LXC
9 7 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.24%) vSphere
12 2 (0.12%) Xen
13 1 (0.059%) Firmware
13 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 259 (15.22%) Puppet
2 194 (11.40%) Opscode Chef
3 148 (8.70%) Ansible
4 81 (4.76%) Kubernetes
5 70 (4.11%) Kibana
6 39 (2.29%) Grafana
7 36 (2.12%) Terraform
8 34 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
9 31 (1.82%) Oozie
10 30 (1.76%) logstash
11 21 (1.23%) Mesos
12 18 (1.06%) Graphite
12 18 (1.06%) Nagios
13 17 (1.00%) HAProxy
14 14 (0.82%) rkt
15 12 (0.71%) Prometheus
16 10 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 10 (0.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 10 (0.59%) Sysdig
17 8 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 274 (16.10%) Oracle
2 118 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 52 (3.06%) Red Hat
4 51 (3.00%) Google
5 45 (2.64%) IBM
6 43 (2.53%) Cloudera
6 43 (2.53%) SAP
7 42 (2.47%) Splunk
8 35 (2.06%) Tableau
9 33 (1.94%) VMware
10 30 (1.76%) Informatica
11 29 (1.70%) Sybase
12 26 (1.53%) Zend
13 25 (1.47%) Teradata
14 18 (1.06%) Talend
15 16 (0.94%) AppDynamics
16 15 (0.88%) Hortonworks
17 14 (0.82%) Adobe
17 14 (0.82%) Atlassian
18 12 (0.71%) webMethods
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