The first table below looks at the demand for CouchDB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CouchDB over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache CouchDB
Rank 530 526 581
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +55
Contract jobs citing CouchDB 57 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.038% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.17% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 15 7
Average daily rate £463 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
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
12193 10309 11983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.66% 21.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7667 6285 6801
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 199 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%

CouchDB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CouchDB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

CouchDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CouchDB
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CouchDB within the UK.

CouchDB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CouchDB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CouchDB within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CouchDB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CouchDB
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CouchDB within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -53 52 £450 +20.00% 17
London -3 31 £500 +18.34% 10
Bristol - 16 £475 -
South West - 16 £475 - 1
City of London - 10 £450 - 3
Leeds -19 1 £325 -3.70%
West Yorkshire -22 1 £325 +13.04% 2
Yorkshire -23 1 £325 +13.04% 2
South East - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Derby - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -

CouchDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CouchDB 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 CouchDB.

1 68 (62.39%) Java
2 66 (60.55%) Web Services
3 56 (51.38%) TDD
4 55 (50.46%) NoSQL
5 53 (48.62%) MongoDB
6 48 (44.04%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (41.28%) Scala
8 44 (40.37%) BDD
9 41 (37.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 39 (35.78%) OO
11 34 (31.19%) Web Development
12 33 (30.28%) Play Framework
13 31 (28.44%) Cloud Computing
13 31 (28.44%) Batik
13 31 (28.44%) Process Management
13 31 (28.44%) SVG
14 30 (27.52%) Akka
15 29 (26.61%) MySQL
16 27 (24.77%) PHP
17 26 (23.85%) Linux
18 25 (22.94%) Apache
18 25 (22.94%) Opscode Chef
18 25 (22.94%) Puppet
19 24 (22.02%) Riak
20 23 (21.10%) Python
21 22 (20.18%) Perl
21 22 (20.18%) Spring
21 22 (20.18%) Hudson
21 22 (20.18%) Hadoop
21 22 (20.18%) Jenkins

CouchDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CouchDB 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 CouchDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (22.94%) Apache
2 15 (13.76%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.50%) Node.js
4 3 (2.75%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (2.75%) Magnolia
4 3 (2.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.92%) WordPress
6 1 (0.92%) nginx
6 1 (0.92%) SAS
6 1 (0.92%) Zope
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 48 (44.04%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (28.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Internet
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) RFID
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (50.46%) NoSQL
2 53 (48.62%) MongoDB
3 41 (37.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (26.61%) MySQL
5 24 (22.02%) Riak
6 22 (20.18%) Hadoop
7 19 (17.43%) Big Data
8 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
9 7 (6.42%) Couchbase
10 5 (4.59%) RavenDB
10 5 (4.59%) Redis
11 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.75%) HBase
12 3 (2.75%) BigTable
12 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
13 2 (1.83%) Sqoop
13 2 (1.83%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (1.83%) Pentaho
13 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.92%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Hudson
1 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.42%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.67%) Subversion
5 3 (2.75%) Mocha
5 3 (2.75%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.75%) Firebug
5 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.75%) QUnit
5 3 (2.75%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.75%) Ant
5 3 (2.75%) Maven
6 2 (1.83%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.83%) Gradle
6 2 (1.83%) Calabash
6 2 (1.83%) RSpec
7 1 (0.92%) JUnit
7 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (16.51%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Games
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (59.63%) Developer
2 28 (25.69%) Java Developer
3 25 (22.94%) Scala Developer
4 20 (18.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Java Architect
7 8 (7.34%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Junior
8 5 (4.59%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (2.75%) PHP Developer
11 2 (1.83%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (60.55%) Web Services
2 33 (30.28%) Play Framework
3 31 (28.44%) Batik
3 31 (28.44%) SVG
4 30 (27.52%) Akka
5 22 (20.18%) Spring
6 17 (15.60%) LAMP
7 16 (14.68%) HTML
8 15 (13.76%) CSS
9 12 (11.01%) HTML5
10 11 (10.09%) .NET
11 9 (8.26%) RESTful
12 8 (7.34%) Hibernate
12 8 (7.34%) CSS3
12 8 (7.34%) jQuery
13 7 (6.42%) J2EE
14 6 (5.50%) Middleware
14 6 (5.50%) MapReduce
15 5 (4.59%) REST
15 5 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.59%) Online Games
3 4 (3.67%) New Media
4 3 (2.75%) Blog
5 2 (1.83%) BBC
5 2 (1.83%) Social Network
5 2 (1.83%) IPTV
5 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) Open Source
6 1 (0.92%) Machine Learning
6 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.85%) Linux
2 17 (15.60%) CentOS
3 15 (13.76%) Debian
4 2 (1.83%) UNIX
4 2 (1.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.38%) TDD
2 44 (40.37%) BDD
3 39 (35.78%) OO
4 34 (31.19%) Web Development
5 31 (28.44%) Process Management
6 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (18.35%) Scrum
8 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.26%) OOP
9 9 (8.26%) Pair Programming
9 9 (8.26%) MVC
10 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.59%) ETL
11 5 (4.59%) Workflow
12 4 (3.67%) Software Testing
13 3 (2.75%) Multithreading
13 3 (2.75%) Kanban
13 3 (2.75%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.75%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (2.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) Java
2 45 (41.28%) Scala
3 27 (24.77%) PHP
4 23 (21.10%) Python
5 22 (20.18%) Perl
6 19 (17.43%) Bash Shell
7 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
8 16 (14.68%) Ruby
9 13 (11.93%) SQL
10 7 (6.42%) C#
11 6 (5.50%) C++
12 5 (4.59%) Clojure
13 2 (1.83%) Groovy
14 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.92%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (22.94%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (22.94%) Puppet
2 20 (18.35%) ZABBIX
2 20 (18.35%) Nagios
3 15 (13.76%) Cacti
4 2 (1.83%) OpenIDM
4 2 (1.83%) OpenAM
4 2 (1.83%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Rackspace
2 15 (13.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.59%) Zend
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.83%) Splunk
5 1 (0.92%) Greenplum
Newbury, Berkshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago