The table below looks at the statistics for Couchbase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Couchbase over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 593 568 570
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 35 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.084% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.39% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 7
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£415 £510 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £355 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £775 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £500 £243
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +106.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
12650 11661 11169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.22% 21.31% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8250 7204 6809
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 183 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.13 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Couchbase
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Couchbase within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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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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
England -21 34 £415 -18.62% 17
London -20 18 £420 -20.00% 6
Yorkshire -19 5 £415 - 1
West Yorkshire -21 5 £415 - 1
Leeds -22 5 £415 - 1
North West -16 3 £400 +19.40% 2
West Midlands - 3 £425 -
East Midlands - 3 - - 2
Leicestershire - 3 - - 1
Leicester - 3 - - 1
Cheshire -7 2 £400 +19.40%
City of London -15 2 £388 -26.19% 1
Coventry - 2 £425 -
Warrington -5 1 - -
South East -31 1 £375 -25.00% 2
Midlands - 1 £475 -
Reading - 1 £375 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £375 - 2
Birmingham - 1 £325 -
Manchester - 1 £400 - 2

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 59 (71.08%) NoSQL
2 46 (55.42%) MongoDB
3 42 (50.60%) TDD
4 41 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (38.55%) MVC
6 31 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (34.94%) .NET
8 27 (32.53%) JavaScript
8 27 (32.53%) Linux
9 25 (30.12%) C#
10 24 (28.92%) Java
10 24 (28.92%) DevOps
11 23 (27.71%) Web Services
11 23 (27.71%) BDD
12 22 (26.51%) Puppet
12 22 (26.51%) CouchDB
13 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (24.10%) ActiveMQ
14 20 (24.10%) MySQL
14 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
15 19 (22.89%) REST
16 18 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (21.69%) Python
17 17 (20.48%) HTML
17 17 (20.48%) NUnit
18 16 (19.28%) UNIX
19 15 (18.07%) SQL
19 15 (18.07%) SOA
19 15 (18.07%) Scrum
19 15 (18.07%) Relational Database

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 13 (15.66%) Apache
2 10 (12.05%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.84%) nginx
4 5 (6.02%) CMS
5 4 (4.82%) Node.js
5 4 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.20%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.20%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.64%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (9.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (8.43%) Route 53
3 7 (8.43%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.61%) PaaS
5 2 (2.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.41%) SaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Internet
2 7 (8.43%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.41%) AMQP
3 2 (2.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) IPsec
4 1 (1.20%) SMTP
4 1 (1.20%) SNMP
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.20%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (71.08%) NoSQL
2 46 (55.42%) MongoDB
3 22 (26.51%) CouchDB
4 20 (24.10%) MySQL
4 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
5 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
6 14 (16.87%) Redis
7 9 (10.84%) SimpleDB
7 9 (10.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (8.43%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (8.43%) RDBMS
8 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
9 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (6.02%) Aerospike
10 4 (4.82%) Big Data
10 4 (4.82%) MarkLogic
11 3 (3.61%) HBase
11 3 (3.61%) DB2
11 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.41%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) NUnit
2 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.84%) MSTest
4 5 (6.02%) Selenium
5 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.61%) JUnit
7 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.20%) JConsole
8 1 (1.20%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.20%) YourKit
8 1 (1.20%) Ant
8 1 (1.20%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.20%) JMeter
8 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.20%) Subversion
8 1 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.20%) JIRA
8 1 (1.20%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Retail
3 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.02%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (61.45%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Scala Developer
5 8 (9.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Architect
6 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.02%) Administrator
7 5 (6.02%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.61%) DBA
10 2 (2.41%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.41%) Big Data Architect
11 1 (1.20%) Application Security Specialist
11 1 (1.20%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) .NET
2 23 (27.71%) Web Services
3 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (24.10%) ActiveMQ
5 19 (22.89%) REST
6 17 (20.48%) HTML
7 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
7 13 (15.66%) CSS
7 13 (15.66%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (15.66%) AngularJS
8 12 (14.46%) RESTful
9 11 (13.25%) .NET Framework
9 11 (13.25%) Middleware
9 11 (13.25%) Spring
9 11 (13.25%) Apache Camel
10 10 (12.05%) Akka
10 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.84%) Castle Windsor
11 9 (10.84%) Play Framework
12 8 (9.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.02%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.53%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) UNIX
3 8 (9.64%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.41%) CentOS
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.20%) Android
6 1 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) TDD
2 41 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.55%) MVC
4 31 (37.35%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (28.92%) DevOps
6 23 (27.71%) BDD
7 15 (18.07%) Scrum
7 15 (18.07%) SOA
8 11 (13.25%) Kanban
9 9 (10.84%) Service Management
9 9 (10.84%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.84%) CQRS
9 9 (10.84%) Mobile First
10 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.43%) Security Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Performance Testing
11 7 (8.43%) Network Design
11 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.12%) C#
3 24 (28.92%) Java
4 18 (21.69%) Python
5 15 (18.07%) SQL
6 11 (13.25%) Scala
7 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.43%) Ruby
9 4 (4.82%) PHP
10 2 (2.41%) PHP5
10 2 (2.41%) Go
11 1 (1.20%) R
11 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.20%) C++
11 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) CISSP
2 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Varnish
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.41%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.41%) HDFS
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) Puppet
2 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.84%) Ansible
3 9 (10.84%) Salt
4 7 (8.43%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.41%) logstash
5 2 (2.41%) Ambari
5 2 (2.41%) Oozie
6 1 (1.20%) Mesos
6 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.20%) Nagios
6 1 (1.20%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) CA
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle
2 7 (8.43%) hybris
3 2 (2.41%) Splunk
3 2 (2.41%) Sybase
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.41%) VMware
3 2 (2.41%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (2.41%) MapR
4 1 (1.20%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.20%) Ektron
4 1 (1.20%) Teradata
4 1 (1.20%) Telerik
4 1 (1.20%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) Netezza
4 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.20%) Adobe
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £375.90 - £399 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago