The first table below looks at the demand for Couchbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Couchbase 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 for the Yorkshire region.

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
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Rank 128 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 1 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.039% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 1.11% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 12
Average daily rate £325 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
727 539 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.30% 26.25% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 288 271
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 10
Average hourly rate £38.75 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £11.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.00 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Couchbase
England

Couchbase
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Couchbase Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Couchbase
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Couchbase across the Yorkshire region.

Couchbase Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Couchbase
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Couchbase
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java