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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NoSQL
UK
Rank 151 138 255
Rank change year-on-year -13 +117  
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 756 922 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.69% 1.75% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.45% 7.87% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 713 365
Median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.05% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 10154 11722 11724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.70% 22.19% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 7857 7471
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 190 155
Median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +5.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

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 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 -14 714 £475 -5.00% 415
London -35 398 £525 - 183
South East +1 99 £425 - 53
City of London -23 85 £539 +2.61% 37
Yorkshire +25 73 £413 -13.15% 33
West Yorkshire +36 64 £415 -19.02% 28
Leeds +30 53 £406 -22.61% 26
North West +26 44 £428 -5.00% 28
West Midlands +36 34 £465 +9.41% 30
West Sussex +28 27 £475 -22.44% 8
Scotland +23 23 £400 +2.89% 13
East of England +7 19 £525 +16.66% 38
Manchester +6 19 £375 -16.66% 18
Hampshire -2 16 £450 +28.57% 10
Oxfordshire -16 16 £438 +2.94% 6
Cheshire +43 15 £430 +7.50% 6
Surrey +12 14 £425 -10.52% 9
South Wales 0 13 £513 +36.66% 6
North East -1 13 £450 -5.26% 7
Wales -9 13 £513 +36.66% 7
Berkshire +16 12 £400 - 16
Edinburgh +10 12 £400 +1.26% 6
East Midlands +2 12 £375 -25.00% 13
Glasgow +8 11 £400 +16.36% 6
Hertfordshire +5 11 £544 +3.57% 16
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 11 £450 -5.26% 3
Tyne and Wear -9 11 £450 -5.26% 4
South West -20 11 £375 -3.22% 29
Newport - 11 £500 - 1
Reading +14 10 £550 +33.33% 11

NoSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 987 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 862 (51.07%) Java
3 696 (41.23%) MongoDB
4 628 (37.20%) SQL
5 547 (32.41%) TDD
6 539 (31.93%) JavaScript
7 469 (27.78%) Python
8 458 (27.13%) Linux
9 435 (25.77%) Scrum
10 396 (23.46%) REST
11 391 (23.16%) Big Data
12 379 (22.45%) HTML
13 370 (21.92%) DevOps
14 360 (21.33%) CSS
15 355 (21.03%) Git (software)
16 354 (20.97%) Open Source
17 351 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
18 350 (20.73%) Scala
19 347 (20.56%) Microservices
20 340 (20.14%) Hadoop
20 340 (20.14%) Apache Cassandra
21 335 (19.85%) Amazon AWS
22 326 (19.31%) AngularJS
23 317 (18.78%) BDD
24 313 (18.54%) C#
24 313 (18.54%) .NET
25 301 (17.83%) MySQL
26 282 (16.71%) Spring
27 281 (16.65%) Web Services
28 271 (16.05%) SQL Server

NoSQL
Top Related 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
1 257 (15.23%) Apache Spark
2 154 (9.12%) Apache
3 136 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
4 95 (5.63%) Apache Pig
5 86 (5.09%) Tomcat
6 74 (4.38%) Confluence
7 56 (3.32%) Apache Solr
8 55 (3.26%) nginx
9 46 (2.73%) JBoss
10 42 (2.49%) CMS
11 31 (1.84%) WebSphere
12 26 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 26 (1.54%) WebLogic
13 24 (1.42%) Umbraco
14 23 (1.36%) Jetty
14 23 (1.36%) OpenStack
15 18 (1.07%) Mule ESB
16 15 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
17 13 (0.77%) IIS
18 12 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.53%) SPSS
3 4 (0.24%) GNU Octave
3 4 (0.24%) MS Office
3 4 (0.24%) Weka
4 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.12%) HipChat
5 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.12%) Stata
6 1 (0.059%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.30%) Magento
2 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.24%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.059%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.059%) RMDS
6 1 (0.059%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 335 (19.85%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (5.63%) GitHub
4 63 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
5 40 (2.37%) PaaS
6 39 (2.31%) Amazon S3
7 34 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 24 (1.42%) IaaS
9 23 (1.36%) SaaS
10 21 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
11 20 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 18 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (1.07%) Google Analytics
13 15 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
14 14 (0.83%) Slack
15 13 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
16 11 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
16 11 (0.65%) Route 53
17 10 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 130 (7.70%) HTTP
2 30 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.54%) SSL
4 23 (1.36%) AMQP
5 20 (1.18%) Firewall
5 20 (1.18%) Internet
6 19 (1.13%) VPN
7 15 (0.89%) DNS
8 13 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (0.71%) Network Security
10 11 (0.65%) DVB
11 9 (0.53%) DMZ
11 9 (0.53%) Kerberos
12 8 (0.47%) FTP
13 7 (0.41%) RTP
13 7 (0.41%) RTSP
13 7 (0.41%) SAN
14 5 (0.30%) DHCP
14 5 (0.30%) IPsec
15 4 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 696 (41.23%) MongoDB
2 391 (23.16%) Big Data
3 340 (20.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 340 (20.14%) Hadoop
4 301 (17.83%) MySQL
5 271 (16.05%) SQL Server
6 249 (14.75%) Relational Database
7 198 (11.73%) PostgreSQL
8 153 (9.06%) Apache Hive
9 136 (8.06%) HBase
10 119 (7.05%) RDBMS
11 112 (6.64%) Redis
12 80 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
13 53 (3.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 51 (3.02%) Sqoop
15 47 (2.78%) Neo4j
16 45 (2.67%) DB2
17 43 (2.55%) Impala
18 37 (2.19%) Oracle Database
19 36 (2.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 355 (21.03%) Git (software)
2 268 (15.88%) Jenkins
3 130 (7.70%) JIRA
4 107 (6.34%) Cucumber
5 102 (6.04%) Subversion
6 91 (5.39%) Selenium
7 90 (5.33%) JUnit
8 85 (5.04%) Maven
9 60 (3.55%) Gradle
10 56 (3.32%) IntelliJ
11 55 (3.26%) Mercurial
12 52 (3.08%) Mockito
13 46 (2.73%) Ant
13 46 (2.73%) TeamCity
14 36 (2.13%) GitLab
14 36 (2.13%) gulp
15 33 (1.95%) NUnit
15 33 (1.95%) Talend Open Studio
15 33 (1.95%) Visual Studio
16 30 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 231 (13.68%) Finance
2 144 (8.53%) Banking
3 55 (3.26%) Investment Banking
4 43 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 42 (2.49%) Marketing
5 42 (2.49%) Retail
6 40 (2.37%) Front Office
7 26 (1.54%) Games
8 19 (1.13%) Back Office
9 15 (0.89%) Advertising
10 14 (0.83%) Legal
11 10 (0.59%) Billing
12 7 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.41%) Automotive
13 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.36%) Publishing
14 5 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.24%) Electronics
16 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 932 (55.21%) Developer
2 399 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 270 (16.00%) Architect
4 147 (8.71%) .NET Developer
5 141 (8.35%) Senior Developer
6 130 (7.70%) C# Developer
7 95 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 92 (5.45%) Data Engineer
9 91 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
9 91 (5.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 89 (5.27%) Scala Developer
11 86 (5.09%) Technical Architect
12 83 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 83 (4.92%) Data Architect
13 72 (4.27%) Agile Developer
14 67 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 66 (3.91%) Angular Developer
16 61 (3.61%) Agile Java Developer
17 56 (3.32%) Big Data Engineer
18 54 (3.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (23.46%) REST
2 379 (22.45%) HTML
3 360 (21.33%) CSS
4 326 (19.31%) AngularJS
5 313 (18.54%) .NET
6 282 (16.71%) Spring
7 281 (16.65%) Web Services
8 267 (15.82%) JSON
9 231 (13.68%) Node.js
10 228 (13.51%) HTML5
11 226 (13.39%) RESTful
12 155 (9.18%) XML
13 126 (7.46%) Kafka
14 122 (7.23%) CSS3
15 119 (7.05%) SOAP
16 118 (6.99%) Play Framework
17 115 (6.81%) jQuery
18 111 (6.58%) ASP.NET
19 109 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web API
20 103 (6.10%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 98 (5.81%) User Experience
2 84 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 65 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 59 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 55 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.19%) Fintech
7 28 (1.66%) Public Cloud
8 26 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.42%) Derivative
10 22 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.13%) Data Centre
13 18 (1.07%) Fixed Income
14 17 (1.01%) Management Information System
14 17 (1.01%) MPEG
15 16 (0.95%) Blog
16 15 (0.89%) Replication
17 14 (0.83%) Social Media
18 12 (0.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 458 (27.13%) Linux
2 128 (7.58%) Windows
3 122 (7.23%) Unix
4 63 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (3.44%) CentOS
6 35 (2.07%) Ubuntu
7 22 (1.30%) Android
7 22 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 14 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.77%) AIX
10 11 (0.65%) CoreOS
11 6 (0.36%) Solaris
12 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (32.41%) TDD
3 435 (25.77%) Scrum
4 370 (21.92%) DevOps
5 354 (20.97%) Open Source
6 351 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
7 347 (20.56%) Microservices
8 317 (18.78%) BDD
9 234 (13.86%) MVC
10 229 (13.57%) OO
11 182 (10.78%) Kanban
12 172 (10.19%) Software Engineering
13 167 (9.89%) Analytics
14 137 (8.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 135 (8.00%) E-Commerce
16 132 (7.82%) SOA
17 129 (7.64%) Configuration Management
18 126 (7.46%) MapReduce
19 121 (7.17%) ETL
20 115 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 862 (51.07%) Java
2 628 (37.20%) SQL
3 539 (31.93%) JavaScript
4 469 (27.78%) Python
5 350 (20.73%) Scala
6 313 (18.54%) C#
7 244 (14.45%) Ruby
8 116 (6.87%) Perl
9 99 (5.86%) R
10 92 (5.45%) PHP
11 89 (5.27%) Bash Shell
12 62 (3.67%) C++
13 52 (3.08%) Groovy
14 30 (1.78%) C
14 30 (1.78%) T-SQL
15 27 (1.60%) PowerShell
16 26 (1.54%) Shell Script
17 23 (1.36%) Clojure
18 22 (1.30%) Go
19 20 (1.18%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 135 (8.00%) Degree
2 58 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.07%) PhD
5 15 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.18%) CFA
8 3 (0.18%) MBA
8 3 (0.18%) MCPD
8 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.18%) PMP
9 2 (0.12%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.059%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.059%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.03%) QA
2 20 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.24%) MiFID
6 2 (0.12%) FATCA
6 2 (0.12%) SDET
7 1 (0.059%) HL7
7 1 (0.059%) SLA
7 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 204 (12.09%) Docker
2 58 (3.44%) HDFS
3 38 (2.25%) Apache Flume
4 27 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.77%) LXC
8 12 (0.71%) Xen
9 9 (0.53%) GlusterFS
9 9 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.47%) Active Directory
11 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.30%) vSphere
13 4 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.18%) Ceph
15 2 (0.12%) etcd
15 2 (0.12%) flannel
15 2 (0.12%) KVM
16 1 (0.059%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 207 (12.26%) Puppet
2 164 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
3 123 (7.29%) Ansible
4 62 (3.67%) Kibana
5 52 (3.08%) Oozie
6 49 (2.90%) Hadoop YARN
7 31 (1.84%) Grafana
8 30 (1.78%) logstash
9 24 (1.42%) Terraform
10 22 (1.30%) HAProxy
11 20 (1.18%) Kubernetes
12 17 (1.01%) Nagios
12 17 (1.01%) ZABBIX
13 16 (0.95%) rkt
14 13 (0.77%) Mesos
15 11 (0.65%) Ambari
16 7 (0.41%) Cobbler
16 7 (0.41%) Linux-HA
16 7 (0.41%) Zenoss
17 6 (0.36%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 255 (15.11%) Oracle
2 91 (5.39%) Microsoft
3 65 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 56 (3.32%) Tableau
5 45 (2.67%) Hortonworks
6 44 (2.61%) SAP
6 44 (2.61%) VMware
7 43 (2.55%) Cloudera
7 43 (2.55%) Google
8 40 (2.37%) Teradata
9 37 (2.19%) IBM
10 35 (2.07%) Splunk
11 33 (1.95%) Informatica
11 33 (1.95%) Talend
12 30 (1.78%) Zend
13 29 (1.72%) Sybase
14 27 (1.60%) Xamarin
15 22 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
16 18 (1.07%) MuleSoft
17 17 (1.01%) Netezza
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Rate: market rates
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £340 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: From £450 to £510 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £625 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + negotiable
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City, London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: Day rate only
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar
Rate: £175 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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London
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Rate: From £425 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
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Rate: £319 - £371 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: From £400 to £550 per day (DOE)
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UK
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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Surrey
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Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £339 - £361 per day
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