The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 540 565 564
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 50 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.073% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 13
Average daily rate
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£520 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £590 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £243 £350
% change year-on-year
+106.18% -30.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11452 11008 11994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.96% 21.53% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7072 6722 7076
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 214 311
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.80 £51.30 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-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 1 August 2014.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 28 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 1 August 2014. 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 +38 50 £520 +22.35% 15
London +24 25 £525 +20.00% 8
South East - 13 £500 - 1
Surrey - 7 £520 -
Yorkshire +4 5 - - 3
City of London +29 3 £525 +27.27% 2
North West - 3 £335 - 2
East of England - 2 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Norwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Salford - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northumberland - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 75 (78.13%) NoSQL
2 49 (51.04%) MVC
3 46 (47.92%) MongoDB
4 44 (45.83%) .NET
5 31 (32.29%) C#
6 29 (30.21%) TDD
6 29 (30.21%) Hadoop
7 27 (28.13%) Big Data
7 27 (28.13%) Linux
8 26 (27.08%) JavaScript
8 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (22.92%) Java
10 20 (20.83%) SQL
10 20 (20.83%) Python
10 20 (20.83%) jQuery
11 19 (19.79%) Apache Hive
11 19 (19.79%) HTML
11 19 (19.79%) CSS
12 18 (18.75%) CouchDB
13 17 (17.71%) Maven
14 16 (16.67%) Web Services
14 16 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (15.63%) HTML5
15 15 (15.63%) Configuration Management
15 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
15 15 (15.63%) DevOps
16 14 (14.58%) Oracle
16 14 (14.58%) BDD
16 14 (14.58%) MapReduce
16 14 (14.58%) HBase

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (14.58%) Apache Pig
2 9 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.25%) Node.js
4 5 (5.21%) Confluence
4 5 (5.21%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.13%) IIS
5 3 (3.13%) Apache
6 2 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.08%) GemFire
6 2 (2.08%) Drupal
7 1 (1.04%) SAS
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) SaaS
1 13 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.04%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) Extranet
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (78.13%) NoSQL
2 46 (47.92%) MongoDB
3 29 (30.21%) Hadoop
4 27 (28.13%) Big Data
5 19 (19.79%) Apache Hive
6 18 (18.75%) CouchDB
7 16 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
9 14 (14.58%) HBase
10 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
11 12 (12.50%) Redis
12 9 (9.38%) MySQL
12 9 (9.38%) RDBMS
13 8 (8.33%) DB2
13 8 (8.33%) Sqoop
13 8 (8.33%) Mahout
14 7 (7.29%) Riak
14 7 (7.29%) Impala
15 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
15 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Maven
2 10 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.38%) NUnit
4 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.21%) JIRA
7 4 (4.17%) Gradle
7 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.13%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.13%) Ant
9 2 (2.08%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.04%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.04%) JUnit
10 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.33%) Marketing
4 6 (6.25%) Electronics
4 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Architect
3 21 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Technical Architect
5 10 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Development Manager
7 7 (7.29%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
8 6 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Software Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.83%) .NET
2 20 (20.83%) jQuery
3 19 (19.79%) HTML
3 19 (19.79%) CSS
4 16 (16.67%) Web Services
5 15 (15.63%) HTML5
6 14 (14.58%) MapReduce
7 13 (13.54%) CSS3
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
8 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.50%) LINQ
9 10 (10.42%) Spring
9 10 (10.42%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (10.42%) WCF
10 9 (9.38%) .NET Framework
11 8 (8.33%) WPF
11 8 (8.33%) Spring MVC
12 7 (7.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Open Source
2 6 (6.25%) DTV
2 6 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.21%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Linux
2 10 (10.42%) UNIX
3 8 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.04%) MVC
2 29 (30.21%) TDD
3 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 15 (15.63%) DevOps
5 14 (14.58%) BDD
5 14 (14.58%) Analytics
6 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (11.46%) Migration
7 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.42%) Pair Programming
8 10 (10.42%) Scrum
8 10 (10.42%) Project Management
8 10 (10.42%) OO
9 9 (9.38%) UML
10 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 8 (8.33%) ATDD
10 8 (8.33%) Refactoring
11 7 (7.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.29%) C#
2 26 (27.08%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.92%) Java
4 20 (20.83%) SQL
4 20 (20.83%) Python
5 8 (8.33%) Perl
6 7 (7.29%) PHP
7 6 (6.25%) R
8 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.21%) C++
8 5 (5.21%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (7.29%) Apache Flume
2 7 (7.29%) HDFS
3 2 (2.08%) Varnish
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Puppet
1 10 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.29%) Oozie
3 5 (5.21%) Ambari
3 5 (5.21%) Salt
4 4 (4.17%) StatsD
4 4 (4.17%) Nagios
4 4 (4.17%) Cacti
4 4 (4.17%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.29%) Sybase
4 6 (6.25%) Teradata
4 6 (6.25%) Netezza
4 6 (6.25%) SAP
4 6 (6.25%) MapR
4 6 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 6 (6.25%) Tableau
5 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.21%) Percona
5 5 (5.21%) Hortonworks
6 4 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (2.08%) JBoss
7 2 (2.08%) Splunk
8 1 (1.04%) Talend
8 1 (1.04%) Akamai
8 1 (1.04%) Informatica
8 1 (1.04%) Alterian
8 1 (1.04%) ATG
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