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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RavenDB
Rank 620 587 569
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -18
Contract jobs citing RavenDB 11 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.045% 0.030%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.082% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £339 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
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
13400 11968 11662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 21.50% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8804 7393 7211
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 179 204
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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
Top 8 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 31 August 2015. 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 -43 11 £375 +3.44% 2
London -9 5 £400 +11.88% 2
East of England +7 4 - -
Cambridgeshire -8 4 - -
Bristol - 2 £375 -
Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 2 £375 -
Cambridge -5 1 - -

RavenDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) NoSQL
3 16 (66.67%) TDD
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) MongoDB
4 15 (62.50%) Backbone.js
5 14 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (50.00%) Jasmine
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
8 9 (37.50%) CSS
8 9 (37.50%) HTML
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 8 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 6 (25.00%) Scrum
11 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
12 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
12 5 (20.83%) ReSharper

RavenDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
1 3 (12.50%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) NoSQL
2 15 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Neo4j
6 2 (8.33%) CouchDB
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 5 (20.83%) NUnit
5 5 (20.83%) ReSharper
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (8.33%) MSTest
7 2 (8.33%) Moq
7 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) .NET Developer
3 13 (54.17%) C# Developer
3 13 (54.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Developer
7 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) Backbone.js
3 14 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (16.67%) LINQ
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.33%) CSS3
10 1 (4.17%) WCF
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (4.17%) Semantic HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) CQRS
7 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (16.67%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
9 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.17%) Web Design
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) B2B
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Web Development
9 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
2 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.17%) Rackspace