The table below looks at the statistics for Couchbase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Couchbase over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 577 624 585
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -39
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 68 38 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.065% 0.092%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 31
Median daily rate £475 £423 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% -23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £370 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £570 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12242 13686 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.66% 23.36% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8082 8970 7599
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 210 206
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.27 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

Couchbase
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Couchbase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Couchbase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Couchbase
Daily Rate Trend

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

Couchbase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Couchbase
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Couchbase within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 58 £475 +12.75% 22
South East +50 40 £475 +19.49% 3
Oxfordshire - 40 £475 -
Oxford - 23 £325 -
Wales - 10 £475 -
South Wales - 10 £475 -
London -28 9 £400 -23.80% 12
Cardiff - 6 £475 -
City of London +28 5 - -
Kidlington - 4 £475 -
North West +20 3 £248 -38.12% 4
Yorkshire +5 3 £600 +74.54%
Manchester +3 3 £248 -38.12% 4
Sheffield - 3 £600 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £600 -
East of England - 3 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £500 -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Couchbase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 65 (67.71%) JavaScript
1 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 57 (59.38%) AngularJS
4 55 (57.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 52 (54.17%) NoSQL
6 50 (52.08%) RESTful
7 49 (51.04%) Amazon AWS
8 48 (50.00%) Java
9 46 (47.92%) SQL
9 46 (47.92%) Jenkins
10 43 (44.79%) Scrum
11 40 (41.67%) Spring
12 39 (40.63%) JSON
12 39 (40.63%) Elasticsearch
13 37 (38.54%) J2EE
13 37 (38.54%) JMS
14 36 (37.50%) JUnit
14 36 (37.50%) Spock
14 36 (37.50%) Mockito
14 36 (37.50%) Cucumber
14 36 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
14 36 (37.50%) Kanban
15 35 (36.46%) GitHub
15 35 (36.46%) Tomcat
15 35 (36.46%) Maven
16 27 (28.13%) .NET
17 26 (27.08%) C#
17 26 (27.08%) CSS
18 22 (22.92%) HTML

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (40.63%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (36.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.25%) CMS
4 5 (5.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (5.21%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.08%) GemFire
5 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) Apache
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.04%) Drupal
6 1 (1.04%) Liferay
6 1 (1.04%) Mule
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (57.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (51.04%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (36.46%) GitHub
5 2 (2.08%) PaaS
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.04%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (1.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) HTTP
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
1 3 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 52 (54.17%) NoSQL
3 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.33%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.21%) MySQL
6 5 (5.21%) Redis
7 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.13%) Informix
8 2 (2.08%) Big Data
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.04%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 46 (47.92%) Jenkins
2 36 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 36 (37.50%) JUnit
2 36 (37.50%) Mockito
2 36 (37.50%) Spock
3 35 (36.46%) Maven
4 20 (20.83%) Git (software)
5 17 (17.71%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.33%) NUnit
6 8 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 8 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 7 (7.29%) MbUnit
7 7 (7.29%) Mercurial
7 7 (7.29%) MSTest
7 7 (7.29%) Selenium
7 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (5.21%) Bower
8 5 (5.21%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (5.21%) Mocha
8 5 (5.21%) Sinon.JS
General
1 13 (13.54%) Publishing
2 9 (9.38%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Retail
4 6 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.17%) Games
5 4 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (87.50%) Developer
2 43 (44.79%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Angular Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Azure Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Scala Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (8.33%) MongoDB Developer
8 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Architect
9 6 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.21%) Python Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Java Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (59.38%) AngularJS
2 50 (52.08%) RESTful
3 40 (41.67%) Spring
4 39 (40.63%) JSON
5 37 (38.54%) J2EE
5 37 (38.54%) JMS
6 27 (28.13%) .NET
7 26 (27.08%) CSS
8 22 (22.92%) HTML
9 19 (19.79%) HTML5
10 17 (17.71%) CSS3
11 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
12 12 (12.50%) Gherkin
12 12 (12.50%) jQuery
13 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (11.46%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (11.46%) WCF
14 9 (9.38%) Akka
14 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (9.38%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.21%) Equities
2 5 (5.21%) Fixed Income
2 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) RIA
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.04%) Blog
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Unix
4 1 (1.04%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.04%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (44.79%) Scrum
3 36 (37.50%) Kanban
4 22 (22.92%) TDD
5 20 (20.83%) MVC
6 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.71%) Multithreading
6 17 (17.71%) Unit Testing
7 15 (15.63%) DevOps
8 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 13 (13.54%) BDD
9 13 (13.54%) Test Automation
10 11 (11.46%) Web Development
11 9 (9.38%) SDLC
12 8 (8.33%) ATDD
12 8 (8.33%) Microservices
13 7 (7.29%) OO
13 7 (7.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (7.29%) Test-First Development
14 6 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) JavaScript
2 48 (50.00%) Java
3 46 (47.92%) SQL
4 26 (27.08%) C#
5 11 (11.46%) TypeScript
6 10 (10.42%) Scala
7 8 (8.33%) Python
8 2 (2.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) C
9 1 (1.04%) C++
9 1 (1.04%) Clojure
9 1 (1.04%) Groovy
9 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) Docker
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) KVM
3 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Ansible
2 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.04%) Mesos
3 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) CA
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.21%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.13%) Cisco
3 3 (3.13%) F5
3 3 (3.13%) VMware
4 2 (2.08%) hybris
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.04%) Endeca