The table below looks at the statistics for Couchbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Couchbase over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 188 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.077% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£440 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1338 1436 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.60% 22.17% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1041 1123
Average daily rate £450 £440 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -47.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £27.50 £39.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £102.00 £61.00 £101.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

Couchbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Couchbase across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Couchbase Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Couchbase
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Couchbase across the City of London region.

Couchbase Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Couchbase also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Couchbase.

1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Scala
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Haskell
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Akka
5 2 (25.00%) Sqoop
5 2 (25.00%) MapR
5 2 (25.00%) Ambari
5 2 (25.00%) HBase
5 2 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (25.00%) Riak
5 2 (25.00%) Mahout
5 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Flume
5 2 (25.00%) MarkLogic

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Couchbase also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Couchbase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (12.50%) Mule
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) MarkLogic
5 2 (25.00%) Sqoop
5 2 (25.00%) HCatalog
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (25.00%) HBase
5 2 (25.00%) Riak
5 2 (25.00%) Mahout
6 1 (12.50%) SQLite
General
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Akka
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Scala
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Haskell
4 2 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ambari
1 2 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
1 2 (25.00%) Netezza
1 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (25.00%) MapR
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Intel
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO