The table below looks at the statistics for Couchbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Couchbase over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 169 163 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.025% 0.051% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.22% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £525 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.30% -6.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.62% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Couchbase
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
802 929 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.94% 23.74% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 560 377
Average daily rate £375 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 23
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £46.09 £136.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

Couchbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Couchbase Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Couchbase
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Couchbase Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Couchbase
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 1 £525 +60.30% 3
Couchbase
England

Couchbase
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) REST

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java