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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 588 543 582
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +39
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 38 69 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.13% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.61% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 4
Average daily rate £428 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £505 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +21.21%
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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016.

Couchbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Couchbase
Top 22 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -36 36 £428 +6.87% 23
London 0 22 £440 +3.52% 11
South East - 5 £423 - 3
Surrey - 4 £450 - 1
City of London +33 3 £430 -21.81% 4
West Midlands -10 3 £425 -19.04% 2
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
Leicester - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 £350 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Cheshire -6 2 - -
North West -18 2 - - 4
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -13 1 - - 1
East of England -19 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £423 -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £423 -
Cardiff - 1 £375 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Coventry - 1 £425 - 1
Wales - 1 £375 -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 44 (68.75%) NoSQL
2 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (51.56%) Java
4 27 (42.19%) TDD
4 27 (42.19%) MongoDB
4 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (40.63%) MySQL
6 23 (35.94%) Python
7 22 (34.38%) Web Services
7 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
8 21 (32.81%) Open Source
9 20 (31.25%) DevOps
10 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
12 17 (26.56%) Linux
13 16 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 16 (25.00%) RESTful
13 16 (25.00%) Scala
14 14 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (21.88%) Scrum
14 14 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (21.88%) LAMP
15 13 (20.31%) MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Apache
15 13 (20.31%) Unix
15 13 (20.31%) HTML
16 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
16 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
16 12 (18.75%) JUnit
16 12 (18.75%) JavaScript

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (20.31%) Apache
2 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 11 (17.19%) Jetty
4 10 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (9.38%) Apache Solr
5 6 (9.38%) nginx
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (7.81%) Node.js
7 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.69%) CMS
8 3 (4.69%) Drupal
8 3 (4.69%) Liferay
8 3 (4.69%) Mule
9 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (7.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (6.25%) PaaS
6 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (3.13%) IaaS
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) DNS
2 9 (14.06%) IMAP
2 9 (14.06%) SMTP
2 9 (14.06%) SNMP
3 6 (9.38%) Firewall
3 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.69%) IPsec
4 3 (4.69%) OpenVPN
4 3 (4.69%) SSL
4 3 (4.69%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) HTTP
5 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 2 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (68.75%) NoSQL
2 27 (42.19%) MongoDB
3 26 (40.63%) MySQL
4 14 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (15.63%) CouchDB
6 9 (14.06%) Hadoop
7 8 (12.50%) Big Data
7 8 (12.50%) Redis
8 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
9 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
10 4 (6.25%) RavenDB
10 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
11 3 (4.69%) HBase
12 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (3.13%) Voldemort
13 1 (1.56%) MarkLogic
13 1 (1.56%) QlikView
13 1 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 12 (18.75%) JUnit
3 12 (18.75%) Maven
4 9 (14.06%) Mercurial
4 9 (14.06%) Mockito
4 9 (14.06%) Selenium
5 7 (10.94%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.94%) Subversion
6 5 (7.81%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (6.25%) Gradle
7 4 (6.25%) JIRA
7 4 (6.25%) JMeter
7 4 (6.25%) NUnit
7 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.69%) Ant
8 3 (4.69%) JProfiler
8 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
8 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.94%) Retail
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Scala Developer
4 7 (10.94%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Scala Developer
6 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.25%) NoSQL Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) Web Services
2 16 (25.00%) RESTful
3 14 (21.88%) LAMP
4 13 (20.31%) HTML
5 12 (18.75%) Spring
6 11 (17.19%) .NET
6 11 (17.19%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (15.63%) HTML5
7 10 (15.63%) Play Framework
8 9 (14.06%) Java EE
8 9 (14.06%) LAPP Stack
8 9 (14.06%) Middleware
8 9 (14.06%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (12.50%) CSS
9 8 (12.50%) J2EE
10 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.94%) CSS3
11 6 (9.38%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Clustering
1 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile Games
3 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) Unix
3 12 (18.75%) CentOS
4 9 (14.06%) Debian
4 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
4 9 (14.06%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) TDD
3 21 (32.81%) Open Source
4 20 (31.25%) DevOps
5 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (21.88%) Scrum
7 13 (20.31%) MVC
8 10 (15.63%) BDD
9 8 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.94%) Microservices
10 7 (10.94%) SOA
10 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.38%) Analytics
11 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.38%) Web Development
12 5 (7.81%) Auto-Scaling
12 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
13 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) Python
3 16 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 16 (25.00%) Scala
4 12 (18.75%) C#
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.19%) Perl
5 11 (17.19%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) Groovy
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) ES6
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Docker
2 9 (14.06%) NFS
3 4 (6.25%) Varnish
4 3 (4.69%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.13%) GlusterFS
5 2 (3.13%) pfSense
5 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.13%) vCloud
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Puppet
2 7 (10.94%) Cacti
2 7 (10.94%) HAProxy
2 7 (10.94%) Nagios
2 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.38%) logstash
4 4 (6.25%) Ansible
4 4 (6.25%) Bacula
4 4 (6.25%) Kibana
5 2 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.13%) Mesos
5 2 (3.13%) Salt
5 2 (3.13%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.56%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 11 (17.19%) Google
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.69%) CA
5 3 (4.69%) Dell
5 3 (4.69%) Endeca
5 3 (4.69%) hybris
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Tableau
5 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.69%) WSO2
6 2 (3.13%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
6 2 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) Facebook
7 1 (1.56%) PayPal
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
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