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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 544 555 545
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 50 45 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.081% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 0.37% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 13
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£420 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
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
12153 12063 10426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 21.85% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7883 7600 6299
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 195 209
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 25 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 24 April 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
England +8 50 £420 +20.00% 16
London +6 14 £463 +32.14% 11
South West +14 11 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 11 £400 -
Yorkshire -9 9 £363 +11.53% 1
Leicestershire - 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 - -
West Yorkshire -7 5 £363 +11.53% 1
Leeds -11 5 £363 +11.53% 1
Leicester - 5 - -
Cheltenham - 5 £413 -
Sheffield - 4 £406 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £406 -
West Midlands -11 3 £325 -7.14%
Birmingham -1 2 £325 -7.14%
Manchester -13 2 £328 -6.42% 1
North West -20 2 £328 -6.42% 1
South East -25 2 - - 3
East of England - 2 - -
Staines - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - - 1
City of London +15 1 £440 +10.00% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £525 -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 69 (59.48%) NoSQL
2 62 (53.45%) Java
3 52 (44.83%) TDD
4 49 (42.24%) MongoDB
5 46 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (33.62%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (30.17%) Spring
8 34 (29.31%) REST
8 34 (29.31%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (25.86%) BDD
10 29 (25.00%) .NET
10 29 (25.00%) Linux
11 28 (24.14%) SQL
11 28 (24.14%) MVC
12 26 (22.41%) C#
13 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
13 25 (21.55%) Scrum
13 25 (21.55%) Puppet
14 24 (20.69%) J2EE
14 24 (20.69%) Web Services
14 24 (20.69%) SOA
15 23 (19.83%) DevOps
16 22 (18.97%) Python
16 22 (18.97%) HTML
17 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
17 21 (18.10%) CouchDB
18 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (14.66%) ActiveMQ
19 17 (14.66%) Ruby
19 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (29.31%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.90%) Node.js
3 7 (6.03%) Apache
4 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.31%) Confluence
6 4 (3.45%) nginx
6 4 (3.45%) CMS
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.72%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.72%) IIS
7 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.86%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) PaaS
3 3 (2.59%) IaaS
3 3 (2.59%) SaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.72%) Route 53
4 2 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.86%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) HTTP
2 7 (6.03%) Internet
3 3 (2.59%) WAN
3 3 (2.59%) LAN
4 2 (1.72%) AMQP
4 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.72%) VPN
4 2 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (59.48%) NoSQL
2 49 (42.24%) MongoDB
3 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
4 21 (18.10%) CouchDB
5 16 (13.79%) Big Data
6 15 (12.93%) Hadoop
7 14 (12.07%) MySQL
8 13 (11.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (11.21%) Redis
9 11 (9.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (8.62%) SimpleDB
10 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
11 6 (5.17%) MarkLogic
11 6 (5.17%) Apache Hive
12 5 (4.31%) HCatalog
12 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (4.31%) DB2
12 5 (4.31%) RavenDB
12 5 (4.31%) HBase
13 4 (3.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) NUnit
2 11 (9.48%) MSTest
3 9 (7.76%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.76%) Cucumber
4 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.03%) JUnit
5 7 (6.03%) Selenium
6 6 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.31%) JIRA
8 3 (2.59%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.72%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.72%) StyleCop
9 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.72%) Gradle
9 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.72%) Ant
9 2 (1.72%) Maven
10 1 (0.86%) Gerrit
General
1 10 (8.62%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Retail
3 4 (3.45%) Games
4 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Front Office
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (57.76%) Developer
2 36 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 32 (27.59%) Architect
4 18 (15.52%) .NET Developer
5 17 (14.66%) Java Architect
6 8 (6.90%) Scala Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Lead Architect
6 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.31%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (4.31%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (2.59%) DBA
10 3 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.17%) Spring
2 34 (29.31%) REST
3 29 (25.00%) .NET
4 24 (20.69%) J2EE
4 24 (20.69%) Web Services
5 22 (18.97%) HTML
6 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (14.66%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET
7 17 (14.66%) CSS
8 15 (12.93%) .NET Framework
9 14 (12.07%) RESTful
10 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (11.21%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (9.48%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (7.76%) Akka
12 9 (7.76%) Middleware
12 9 (7.76%) Spring MVC
12 9 (7.76%) WCF
13 8 (6.90%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Clustering
1 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.59%) Neural Network
4 2 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.72%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.72%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) DTV
5 1 (0.86%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.00%) Linux
2 14 (12.07%) UNIX
3 2 (1.72%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.72%) Debian
4 1 (0.86%) Android
4 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.83%) TDD
2 46 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (33.62%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (25.86%) BDD
5 28 (24.14%) MVC
6 25 (21.55%) Scrum
7 24 (20.69%) SOA
8 23 (19.83%) DevOps
9 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.34%) Kanban
11 11 (9.48%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (9.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (9.48%) CQRS
12 10 (8.62%) ATDD
13 9 (7.76%) Pair Programming
13 9 (7.76%) Analytics
14 6 (5.17%) OO
14 6 (5.17%) Configuration Management
14 6 (5.17%) Data Modelling
14 6 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.45%) Java
2 28 (24.14%) SQL
3 26 (22.41%) C#
4 22 (18.97%) Python
5 21 (18.10%) JavaScript
6 17 (14.66%) Ruby
6 17 (14.66%) Scala
7 10 (8.62%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.76%) PHP
9 6 (5.17%) C++
10 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.59%) PHP5
11 2 (1.72%) Haskell
12 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.86%) Perl
12 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (3.45%) Apache Flume
1 4 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 25 (21.55%) Puppet
2 13 (11.21%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.62%) Salt
4 5 (4.31%) Ansible
5 4 (3.45%) Ambari
5 4 (3.45%) Oozie
5 4 (3.45%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (1.72%) SCOM
6 2 (1.72%) Ganglia
6 2 (1.72%) Nagios
7 1 (0.86%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) CA
3 5 (4.31%) MapR
4 4 (3.45%) Hortonworks
4 4 (3.45%) Splunk
4 4 (3.45%) Sybase
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.59%) Teradata
5 3 (2.59%) Netezza
5 3 (2.59%) Cisco
5 3 (2.59%) Percona
6 2 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (1.72%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.72%) hybris
6 2 (1.72%) Intel
7 1 (0.86%) Platfora
7 1 (0.86%) VMware
7 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.86%) SAP
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