The table below looks at the statistics for RavenDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RavenDB over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RavenDB
Rank 91 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing RavenDB 6 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.79% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 3.82% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Average daily rate
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£296 £390 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £390 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £390 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £390 £313
% change year-on-year
-20.51% +24.80%
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
331 262 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.24% 20.61% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 158 130
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £13.68 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £33.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

RavenDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RavenDB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RavenDB
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RavenDB Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RavenDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing RavenDB 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 RavenDB.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 15 (78.95%) TDD
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) Mentoring
5 12 (63.16%) Visual Studio
6 11 (57.89%) NHS
7 10 (52.63%) CSS
7 10 (52.63%) HTML
8 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
8 9 (47.37%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (47.37%) Degree
8 9 (47.37%) LINQ
8 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
8 9 (47.37%) Mingle
9 6 (31.58%) XHTML
9 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) XML
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) RESTful

RavenDB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing RavenDB 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 RavenDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Apache Solr
1 5 (26.32%) Orchard CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
1 9 (47.37%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Visual Studio
2 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Senior Developer
3 10 (52.63%) C# Developer
4 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
5 7 (36.84%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (26.32%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) LINQ
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) RESTful
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) XHTML
6 5 (26.32%) SAML
6 5 (26.32%) Lucene
6 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (26.32%) Sinatra
6 5 (26.32%) Regular Expression
7 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
7 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) NHS
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web
5 1 (5.26%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
3 15 (78.95%) TDD
4 14 (73.68%) Mentoring
5 9 (47.37%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Workflow
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (26.32%) SOA
7 4 (21.05%) OOP
7 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
7 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (21.05%) CQRS
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
9 1 (5.26%) Web Development
9 1 (5.26%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft