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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RavenDB
Rank 580 569 556
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing RavenDB 13 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.053% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.25% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 7
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£325 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £296 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-24.16% +20.00%
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
12078 12215 10565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.61% 21.67% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7817 7646 6449
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 196 206
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 2015.

RavenDB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RavenDB
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 RavenDB within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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 -20 13 £325 -16.66% 6
North West -17 8 £296 -24.16% 1
London -7 5 £375 +3.44% 3
City of London +19 1 £375 -6.25% 2
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1

RavenDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (97.14%) C#
2 33 (94.29%) .NET
3 29 (82.86%) MVC
4 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
5 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (62.86%) TDD
6 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 19 (54.29%) Scrum
7 19 (54.29%) jQuery
8 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
10 16 (45.71%) CSS
10 16 (45.71%) HTML
10 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
11 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
12 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
13 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
13 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
14 10 (28.57%) BDD
15 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (25.71%) LINQ
15 9 (25.71%) Degree
16 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
16 8 (22.86%) Backbone.js
16 8 (22.86%) NHS
16 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
16 8 (22.86%) CQRS
17 7 (20.00%) AngularJS

RavenDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (11.43%) Apache Solr
1 4 (11.43%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Orchard CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.71%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) GitHub
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
3 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
4 5 (14.29%) Couchbase
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Neo4j
5 4 (11.43%) CouchDB
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data
6 2 (5.71%) DataStax
7 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
7 1 (2.86%) Event Store
7 1 (2.86%) HBase
7 1 (2.86%) Redis
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) HCatalog
7 1 (2.86%) Impala
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (17.14%) ReSharper
4 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 5 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (8.57%) NUnit
6 2 (5.71%) Selenium
6 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.86%) Psake
7 1 (2.86%) MSTest
7 1 (2.86%) Moq
7 1 (2.86%) Hudson
7 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.86%) Subversion
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 14 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Management Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Big Data Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (54.29%) jQuery
4 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 16 (45.71%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) LINQ
6 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (22.86%) Backbone.js
8 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
10 5 (14.29%) WCF
10 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (14.29%) REST
11 4 (11.43%) RESTful
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (11.43%) JSON
11 4 (11.43%) XML
11 4 (11.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) NHS
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.86%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.86%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) MVC
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) TDD
3 19 (54.29%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
6 10 (28.57%) BDD
7 8 (22.86%) CQRS
7 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (17.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (17.14%) OOP
10 5 (14.29%) SOA
11 4 (11.43%) ITIL
12 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
12 3 (8.57%) Workflow
12 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Ruby
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) Endeca
3 1 (2.86%) RedPrairie
3 1 (2.86%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.86%) Datameer
3 1 (2.86%) Hadapt
3 1 (2.86%) MapR
3 1 (2.86%) Platfora