The table below looks at the statistics for RavenDB 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 RavenDB over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RavenDB
Rank 136 128 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing RavenDB 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
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£303 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.30% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £395 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.29% +21.53%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
773 586 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.43% 21.29% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 333 319
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 17
Average hourly rate £46.09 £33.00 £29.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.66% +10.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £16.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £143.50 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

RavenDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RavenDB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RavenDB
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RavenDB Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RavenDB
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RavenDB across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

RavenDB Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

RavenDB
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 RavenDB within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
RavenDB
England

RavenDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (95.00%) MVC
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) jQuery
3 18 (90.00%) Scrum
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (75.00%) TDD
6 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
8 11 (55.00%) HTML
8 11 (55.00%) CSS
8 11 (55.00%) NHS
9 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (45.00%) Degree
10 9 (45.00%) LINQ
10 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (45.00%) Mingle
11 7 (35.00%) Ruby
12 6 (30.00%) Ajax
12 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (30.00%) RESTful

RavenDB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) CMS
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (25.00%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (45.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (55.00%) HTML
5 11 (55.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) LINQ
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) XML
7 6 (30.00%) XHTML
8 5 (25.00%) SAML
8 5 (25.00%) Lucene
8 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (25.00%) Regular Expression
8 5 (25.00%) Sinatra
9 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) NHS
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Linked Data
5 1 (5.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) MVC
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) Scrum
3 15 (75.00%) TDD
4 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (20.00%) CQRS
7 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 4 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (20.00%) OOP
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Ruby
4 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft