The table below looks at the statistics for Couchbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Couchbase over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 76 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.43% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 1.45% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Average daily rate
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- £243 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £243 £350
% change year-on-year
+95.87% -30.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
250 276 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.22% 29.71% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 171 213
Average daily rate £313 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £38.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +148.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

Couchbase
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Couchbase Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Couchbase
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Couchbase Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Node.js
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) SimpleDB
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Redis
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Salt
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) SimpleDB
2 6 (75.00%) Redis
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) ATDD
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Salt
2 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle