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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
UK
Rank 569 602 539
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -63
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 23 23 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.046% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.20% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £463 £370
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
9960 11457 11110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 22.97% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6654 7670 7275
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 218 163
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.46 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £54.53 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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 16 January 2017.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 14 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +17 23 £450 +2.27% 22
London -7 11 £525 +16.66% 10
North West +23 5 £340 -9.33% 2
South East +19 5 £450 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £450 -
Manchester - 4 £340 - 2
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Cheshire +21 1 £413 +10.00%
City of London -7 1 - - 4
North East - 1 £370 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £370 -
East of England - 1 - -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 74 (76.29%) MongoDB
2 64 (65.98%) JavaScript
3 62 (63.92%) NoSQL
4 53 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (48.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 46 (47.42%) AngularJS
7 42 (43.30%) Java
8 41 (42.27%) SQL
9 39 (40.21%) RESTful
10 37 (38.14%) .NET
11 36 (37.11%) CSS
11 36 (37.11%) Scrum
12 34 (35.05%) C#
13 33 (34.02%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (31.96%) Jenkins
14 31 (31.96%) GitHub
15 30 (30.93%) JUnit
15 30 (30.93%) Spring
16 29 (29.90%) Maven
16 29 (29.90%) TDD
17 28 (28.87%) Kanban
18 26 (26.80%) Tomcat
18 26 (26.80%) Elasticsearch
19 25 (25.77%) Spock
19 25 (25.77%) JMS
19 25 (25.77%) J2EE
19 25 (25.77%) Cloud Computing
19 25 (25.77%) JSON
19 25 (25.77%) Mockito
19 25 (25.77%) Cucumber

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 26 (26.80%) Elasticsearch
1 26 (26.80%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.43%) CMS
2 14 (14.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (14.43%) Umbraco
3 13 (13.40%) Apache Spark
4 11 (11.34%) Apache
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) Jetty
6 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (48.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (34.02%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (31.96%) GitHub
4 25 (25.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 3 (3.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.03%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (76.29%) MongoDB
2 62 (63.92%) NoSQL
3 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
4 19 (19.59%) Hadoop
5 18 (18.56%) Big Data
6 14 (14.43%) Apache Hive
6 14 (14.43%) MySQL
7 11 (11.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.12%) DB2
9 4 (4.12%) HBase
9 4 (4.12%) MarkLogic
9 4 (4.12%) NewSQL
10 3 (3.09%) Informix
10 3 (3.09%) Neo4j
10 3 (3.09%) NuoDB
10 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.06%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 31 (31.96%) Jenkins
2 30 (30.93%) JUnit
3 29 (29.90%) Maven
4 25 (25.77%) Cucumber
4 25 (25.77%) Mockito
4 25 (25.77%) Spock
5 21 (21.65%) Git (software)
6 14 (14.43%) Visual Studio
7 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (9.28%) Bower
8 9 (9.28%) gulp
8 9 (9.28%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (9.28%) Mocha
8 9 (9.28%) Protractor
8 9 (9.28%) Sinon.JS
9 6 (6.19%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.09%) NUnit
10 3 (3.09%) Selenium
10 3 (3.09%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Retail
3 10 (10.31%) Marketing
3 10 (10.31%) Publishing
4 8 (8.25%) Financial Institution
4 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.12%) Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Advertising
7 2 (2.06%) Games
8 1 (1.03%) Electronics
8 1 (1.03%) Front Office
8 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (72.16%) Developer
2 34 (35.05%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.49%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.49%) Architect
4 13 (13.40%) Angular Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Agile Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Big Data Architect
6 9 (9.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (8.25%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (8.25%) AWS Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Data Architect
8 7 (7.22%) Azure Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (7.22%) MongoDB Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.42%) AngularJS
2 39 (40.21%) RESTful
3 37 (38.14%) .NET
4 36 (37.11%) CSS
5 30 (30.93%) Spring
6 25 (25.77%) J2EE
6 25 (25.77%) JMS
6 25 (25.77%) JSON
7 22 (22.68%) HTML
8 15 (15.46%) .NET Framework
8 15 (15.46%) CSS3
8 15 (15.46%) HTML5
9 14 (14.43%) Kafka
10 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET
10 12 (12.37%) LINQ
10 12 (12.37%) React
11 11 (11.34%) Gherkin
12 9 (9.28%) jQuery
12 9 (9.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (9.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) User Experience
2 10 (10.31%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.22%) Equities
3 7 (7.22%) Fixed Income
3 7 (7.22%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.09%) Clustering
4 3 (3.09%) RIA
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.03%) iPad
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
2 5 (5.15%) Android
2 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.11%) Scrum
3 29 (29.90%) TDD
4 28 (28.87%) Kanban
5 23 (23.71%) MVC
6 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
7 17 (17.53%) BDD
8 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (16.49%) SDLC
9 13 (13.40%) Multithreading
9 13 (13.40%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.37%) DevOps
10 12 (12.37%) MapReduce
11 11 (11.34%) Front End Development
11 11 (11.34%) OOP
12 10 (10.31%) Web Development
13 9 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (9.28%) Service Design
13 9 (9.28%) Workflow
14 7 (7.22%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.98%) JavaScript
2 42 (43.30%) Java
3 41 (42.27%) SQL
4 34 (35.05%) C#
5 18 (18.56%) Scala
6 8 (8.25%) Python
7 5 (5.15%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.12%) PHP
8 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.09%) Groovy
9 3 (3.09%) Ruby
9 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.06%) Go
11 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.03%) C++
11 1 (1.03%) Clojure
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) Docker
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.03%) HDFS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Ansible
1 4 (4.12%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Ambari
2 1 (1.03%) Kibana
2 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.03%) logstash
2 1 (1.03%) Marathon
2 1 (1.03%) Oozie
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Xamarin
2 15 (15.46%) Sitecore
3 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) CA
6 3 (3.09%) F5
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 2 (2.06%) Teradata
8 1 (1.03%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.03%) Intel
8 1 (1.03%) Netezza
8 1 (1.03%) Sybase