Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 174 143
Rank change year-on-year +39 -31 +28
Contract jobs citing NoSQL 53 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.10% 0.66% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.05% 3.31% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 27
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £473 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +21.35% +2.30%
10th Percentile £229 £331 £363
90th Percentile £543 £550 £453
England median daily rate £500 £475 £490
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £60.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year -25.31% +20.50% +25.00%

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 876 1238 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.11% 19.98% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 746 660
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £219
90th Percentile £538 £538 £505
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21.05 £13.98 £12.30
90th Percentile £51.50 £23.70 £33.55
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NoSQL in the West Midlands

NoSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor 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 22 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +23 16 £400 - 7
Coventry +23 11 £345 -29.23% 3
Shropshire +11 11 £575 +17.95% 2
Warwickshire +5 5 - - 1
Staffordshire +11 4 £350 -26.32%
Herefordshire +1 1 £325 -37.35% 1
NoSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (58.49%) Scala
4 27 (50.94%) MongoDB
5 24 (45.28%) Analytics
5 24 (45.28%) Java
6 23 (43.40%) TDD
7 20 (37.74%) Scrum
7 20 (37.74%) Mathematics
7 20 (37.74%) MySQL
7 20 (37.74%) Python
7 20 (37.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (35.85%) Degree
9 18 (33.96%) Ruby
9 18 (33.96%) Kanban
10 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
10 17 (32.08%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (30.19%) RESTful
12 14 (26.42%) Open Source
12 14 (26.42%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (26.42%) R
12 14 (26.42%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) JBoss
13 13 (24.53%) C#
13 13 (24.53%) HTML
13 13 (24.53%) Spring
13 13 (24.53%) Docker
13 13 (24.53%) Apache Spark
14 12 (22.64%) Spring Boot

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 13 (24.53%) Apache Spark
1 13 (24.53%) JBoss
2 10 (18.87%) GlassFish
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (18.87%) WildFly
3 3 (5.66%) nginx
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.77%) Mule
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) GitHub
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) PaaS
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) SSL
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) ICMP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.94%) MongoDB
2 20 (37.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (37.74%) MySQL
3 17 (32.08%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (20.75%) Power BI
4 11 (20.75%) QlikView
4 11 (20.75%) Spotfire
5 10 (18.87%) Big Data
5 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
6 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.75%) JUnit
3 10 (18.87%) Hudson
3 10 (18.87%) JBehave
4 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
5 5 (9.43%) JIRA
6 4 (7.55%) AccuRev
7 3 (5.66%) Ant
7 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.66%) Gatling
7 3 (5.66%) Grunt
7 3 (5.66%) gulp
7 3 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (5.66%) Selenium
7 3 (5.66%) Sublime Text
8 2 (3.77%) Maven
8 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (7.55%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Data Scientist
3 11 (20.75%) Digital Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Architect
5 9 (16.98%) Technical Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Scala Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.66%) R Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Digital Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Scala Software Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Scala Developer
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) RESTful
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) HTML
3 13 (24.53%) Spring
4 12 (22.64%) Java EE
4 12 (22.64%) Spring Boot
5 11 (20.75%) D3.js
5 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
5 11 (20.75%) JSON
6 10 (18.87%) HornetQ
6 10 (18.87%) JAX-RS
6 10 (18.87%) JMS
6 10 (18.87%) REST
6 10 (18.87%) RESTEasy
6 10 (18.87%) WireMock
7 9 (16.98%) .NET
8 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
8 8 (15.09%) HTML5
8 8 (15.09%) Node.js
9 7 (13.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Mobile App
2 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.21%) Algorithms
4 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) User Experience
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Android
1 10 (18.87%) Apple iOS
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Unix
4 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.77%) AIX
5 2 (3.77%) HPUX
5 2 (3.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) Analytics
3 23 (43.40%) TDD
4 20 (37.74%) Mathematics
4 20 (37.74%) Scrum
5 18 (33.96%) Kanban
6 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (26.42%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (26.42%) Open Source
8 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
8 11 (20.75%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 11 (20.75%) Visualisation
9 10 (18.87%) DSDM
9 10 (18.87%) Functional Testing
9 10 (18.87%) Information Security
9 10 (18.87%) Personalization
9 10 (18.87%) SOA
9 10 (18.87%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) Scala
3 24 (45.28%) Java
4 20 (37.74%) Python
5 18 (33.96%) Ruby
6 14 (26.42%) R
7 13 (24.53%) C#
8 10 (18.87%) GraphQL
9 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
10 5 (9.43%) Go
10 5 (9.43%) Groovy
11 4 (7.55%) Perl
11 4 (7.55%) TypeScript
12 3 (5.66%) Elixir
12 3 (5.66%) Erlang
12 3 (5.66%) Haskell
12 3 (5.66%) VB
13 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
13 2 (3.77%) XPath
14 1 (1.89%) ES6
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Ansible
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.66%) Grafana
3 3 (5.66%) Kibana
4 2 (3.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 11 (20.75%) Tableau
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) Google
5 3 (5.66%) webMethods
6 2 (3.77%) WSO2
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Pega