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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 587 565 577
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 38 51 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.092% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.43% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 9
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£423 £550 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.18% +45.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £380 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £775 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £243
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +95.87%
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
13241 11948 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.48% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8690 7380 7206
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 179 204
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.45 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 2015.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 21 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 28 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 -26 37 £421 -23.40% 18
London +7 16 £525 -32.25% 9
East Midlands +2 10 £375 -
Leicester - 9 £375 -
Leicestershire - 9 £375 -
North West -31 3 £400 +19.40% 2
West Midlands +1 2 £425 -
Cheshire -8 2 £400 +19.40%
West Yorkshire -23 2 £344 -
South East -26 2 £398 -16.31% 1
Leeds -28 2 £344 -
Yorkshire -30 2 £344 -
Midlands - 2 £500 -
Coventry - 2 £425 -
City of London +2 1 £400 -28.88% 2
Warrington -10 1 - -
Manchester -19 1 £400 - 2
Romsey - 1 £420 -
Reading - 1 £375 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £420 -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 (73.75%) NoSQL
2 35 (43.75%) MongoDB
3 34 (42.50%) TDD
3 34 (42.50%) Java
4 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (38.75%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (33.75%) CouchDB
6 27 (33.75%) ActiveMQ
7 25 (31.25%) Linux
8 23 (28.75%) MVC
8 23 (28.75%) DevOps
9 22 (27.50%) .NET
10 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
10 21 (26.25%) C#
10 21 (26.25%) Web Services
10 21 (26.25%) Python
11 20 (25.00%) RESTful
11 20 (25.00%) Scala
12 18 (22.50%) Akka
12 18 (22.50%) Apache Camel
12 18 (22.50%) MySQL
13 17 (21.25%) Apache
13 17 (21.25%) CA
14 16 (20.00%) Play Framework
15 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
15 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (17.50%) UNIX
16 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
16 14 (17.50%) BDD

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 17 (21.25%) Apache
2 11 (13.75%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.50%) nginx
4 4 (5.00%) Jetty
4 4 (5.00%) CMS
4 4 (5.00%) Node.js
4 4 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.75%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.75%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.25%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (11.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (7.50%) Route 53
3 6 (7.50%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.50%) IaaS
5 2 (2.50%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) HTTP
2 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (5.00%) DNS
4 3 (3.75%) SSL
4 3 (3.75%) Firewall
4 3 (3.75%) IPsec
4 3 (3.75%) SNMP
4 3 (3.75%) VPN
4 3 (3.75%) IMAP
4 3 (3.75%) SMTP
4 3 (3.75%) OpenVPN
5 2 (2.50%) AMQP
5 2 (2.50%) LAN
5 2 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (73.75%) NoSQL
2 35 (43.75%) MongoDB
3 27 (33.75%) CouchDB
4 18 (22.50%) MySQL
5 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
7 12 (15.00%) Hadoop
8 10 (12.50%) Redis
9 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 8 (10.00%) Big Data
10 6 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (7.50%) SimpleDB
11 5 (6.25%) HBase
11 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (6.25%) Aerospike
12 4 (5.00%) Sqoop
12 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (3.75%) MarkLogic
14 2 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) NUnit
3 7 (8.75%) Selenium
4 6 (7.50%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) JConsole
6 3 (3.75%) VisualVM
6 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.75%) JIRA
6 3 (3.75%) Subversion
6 3 (3.75%) JUnit
6 3 (3.75%) JMeter
6 3 (3.75%) JProfiler
6 3 (3.75%) YourKit
7 2 (2.50%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.50%) MSTest
8 1 (1.25%) Gradle
8 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 15 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Scala Developer
4 8 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.25%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) ActiveMQ
2 22 (27.50%) .NET
3 21 (26.25%) Web Services
4 20 (25.00%) RESTful
5 18 (22.50%) Akka
5 18 (22.50%) Apache Camel
6 16 (20.00%) Play Framework
7 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
8 13 (16.25%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (15.00%) HTML
9 12 (15.00%) REST
10 11 (13.75%) Middleware
11 10 (12.50%) Spring
12 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
12 7 (8.75%) WCF
12 7 (8.75%) Memcached
13 6 (7.50%) Spring MVC
13 6 (7.50%) CSS
13 6 (7.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 14 (17.50%) UNIX
3 7 (8.75%) Windows
4 6 (7.50%) CentOS
5 3 (3.75%) Debian
5 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) TDD
2 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (38.75%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (28.75%) MVC
4 23 (28.75%) DevOps
5 14 (17.50%) BDD
6 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
7 10 (12.50%) Kanban
8 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.00%) Scrum
9 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.75%) SOA
11 6 (7.50%) Service Management
11 6 (7.50%) Network Design
11 6 (7.50%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Security Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.50%) Open Source
11 6 (7.50%) Analytics
11 6 (7.50%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) Java
2 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
2 21 (26.25%) C#
2 21 (26.25%) Python
3 20 (25.00%) Scala
4 12 (15.00%) SQL
5 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.00%) Ruby
7 5 (6.25%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Perl
9 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) Go
9 2 (2.50%) PHP5
10 1 (1.25%) R
10 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Varnish
2 4 (5.00%) Apache Flume
2 4 (5.00%) Docker
3 3 (3.75%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (3.75%) NFS
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.50%) HDFS
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Puppet
1 13 (16.25%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.75%) Ansible
3 6 (7.50%) Salt
3 6 (7.50%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.75%) Cacti
4 3 (3.75%) Nagios
4 3 (3.75%) logstash
5 2 (2.50%) Ambari
5 2 (2.50%) Oozie
6 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) CA
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) hybris
4 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.75%) Dell
5 3 (3.75%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.50%) MapR
6 2 (2.50%) Splunk
6 2 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.50%) Google
6 2 (2.50%) Sybase
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.25%) Teradata
7 1 (1.25%) Telerik
7 1 (1.25%) Netezza
7 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
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