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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 150 183 202
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +19
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.097% 0.067%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.41% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £430 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Couchbase
London

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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) Mocha
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Mocha
1 1 (33.33%) Mockito
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) D3.js
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) Open Graph
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) ES6
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) PayPal
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau