The table below looks at the statistics for RavenDB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RavenDB over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RavenDB
Rank 566 541 546
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing RavenDB 25 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.045% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.20% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 7
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£325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £343 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
11337 11623 10884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.02% 22.70% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7521 7136 6617
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £14.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

RavenDB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RavenDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RavenDB
Daily Rate Trend

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

RavenDB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RavenDB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RavenDB within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

RavenDB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RavenDB
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RavenDB within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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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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 -14 25 £325 -18.75% 8
North West +8 13 £308 +8.84%
London +2 7 £375 - 5
South East -20 4 £575 +43.75% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £575 -
City of London - 3 £325 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £400 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £400 - 1
Reading - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Daresbury - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

RavenDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RavenDB 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 RavenDB.

1 49 (98.00%) C#
2 46 (92.00%) .NET
3 41 (82.00%) TDD
4 40 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
6 34 (68.00%) MVC
7 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
9 25 (50.00%) NoSQL
10 23 (46.00%) HTML
10 23 (46.00%) CSS
11 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (42.00%) MongoDB
12 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
12 21 (42.00%) Mentoring
13 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (38.00%) CMS
15 18 (36.00%) jQuery
16 17 (34.00%) BDD
16 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
16 17 (34.00%) SQL
17 16 (32.00%) Web Services
17 16 (32.00%) Windows
18 15 (30.00%) Scrum
19 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
19 13 (26.00%) JSON
19 13 (26.00%) Node.js
20 12 (24.00%) WCF
21 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
21 11 (22.00%) Degree

RavenDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RavenDB 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 RavenDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (38.00%) CMS
2 13 (26.00%) Node.js
3 9 (18.00%) IIS
4 8 (16.00%) Umbraco
5 6 (12.00%) Apache Solr
5 6 (12.00%) Apache Spark
6 5 (10.00%) Confluence
6 5 (10.00%) Kentico
6 5 (10.00%) Apache
6 5 (10.00%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.00%) SaaS
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (42.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (14.00%) MySQL
5 7 (14.00%) Couchbase
6 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (10.00%) CouchDB
8 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (6.00%) Big Data
8 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (4.00%) Neo4j
9 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (4.00%) DataStax
10 1 (2.00%) BigQuery
10 1 (2.00%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (22.00%) Subversion
3 11 (22.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (14.00%) Mercurial
5 6 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (10.00%) LLBLGen Pro
6 5 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (10.00%) JIRA
7 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.00%) NBehave
8 2 (4.00%) NUnit
8 2 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (4.00%) Moq
9 1 (2.00%) Psake
9 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (2.00%) Banking
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (28.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Data Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Architect
9 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Big Data Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Operations Consultant
10 1 (2.00%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Web Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Management Consultant
10 1 (2.00%) Consultant
10 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) .NET
2 40 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.00%) CSS
3 23 (46.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (36.00%) jQuery
6 16 (32.00%) Web Services
7 13 (26.00%) JSON
8 12 (24.00%) WCF
9 10 (20.00%) CSS3
9 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (12.00%) Lucene
11 6 (12.00%) Ajax
11 6 (12.00%) XML
11 6 (12.00%) XHTML
11 6 (12.00%) RESTful
11 6 (12.00%) Dapper ORM
12 5 (10.00%) Sencha Touch
12 5 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) NHS
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) iPhone
3 5 (10.00%) Open Source
3 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Wiki
5 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.00%) Linked Data
6 1 (2.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (10.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) TDD
2 34 (68.00%) MVC
3 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (42.00%) Mentoring
6 17 (34.00%) BDD
7 15 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (18.00%) DevOps
9 8 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (16.00%) Web Development
10 7 (14.00%) SOA
11 6 (12.00%) ITIL
11 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.00%) Pair Programming
12 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 5 (10.00%) OOP
12 5 (10.00%) OO
12 5 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) C#
2 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) Ruby
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) Java
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) SPARQL
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) PhD
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Sencha
3 5 (10.00%) Appcelerator
4 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.00%) Endeca
5 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.00%) Datameer
5 1 (2.00%) Hadapt
5 1 (2.00%) MapR
5 1 (2.00%) Platfora
5 1 (2.00%) Splunk