Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 137 151
Rank change year-on-year +41 +14 -33
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 18 51 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.97% 5.53% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 43 35
Median daily rate £428 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.89% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £390 £330 £318
90th Percentile £488 £630 £590
England median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +22.22% -5.26%

NoSQL 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 362 922 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.87% 20.02% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 598 621
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £540
England median daily rate £500 £483 £475
% change year-on-year +3.57% +1.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -14.89% -24.19%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.87%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing NoSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the West Midlands

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NoSQL in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for NoSQL in the West Midlands

NoSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NoSQL in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NoSQL in the West Midlands

NoSQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Shropshire +32 10 £427 -31.21% 1
Birmingham +33 8 £475 +2.70% 3
Solihull - 2 £475 -
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing NoSQL 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (72.22%) REST
3 12 (66.67%) Spring
4 11 (61.11%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) Gherkin
5 10 (55.56%) Docker
5 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
6 9 (50.00%) Confluence
6 9 (50.00%) Mockito
6 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (50.00%) Bitbucket
6 9 (50.00%) Gradle
6 9 (50.00%) Microservices
6 9 (50.00%) Spring Boot
6 9 (50.00%) WireMock
6 9 (50.00%) JUnit
6 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 9 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (50.00%) Unix
6 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (50.00%) J2EE
6 9 (50.00%) BEA
6 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (50.00%) Maven
6 9 (50.00%) JSON
6 9 (50.00%) JIRA

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (50.00%) Confluence
1 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 3 (16.67%) GCP
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Power Platform
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 9 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 9 (50.00%) Gradle
3 9 (50.00%) JIRA
3 9 (50.00%) JUnit
3 9 (50.00%) Maven
3 9 (50.00%) Mockito
4 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.56%) Appium
6 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.56%) GitLab
6 1 (5.56%) Postman
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Release Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) REST
2 12 (66.67%) Spring
3 10 (55.56%) Gherkin
4 9 (50.00%) J2EE
4 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 9 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 9 (50.00%) WireMock
4 9 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) ADO
6 2 (11.11%) Node.js
6 2 (11.11%) React
7 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (50.00%) Microservices
2 8 (44.44%) Process Improvement
2 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Consul
2 1 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (5.56%) Grafana
2 1 (5.56%) Graphite
2 1 (5.56%) Packer
2 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) BEA
3 3 (16.67%) Google
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft