Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Couchbase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Couchbase over the 6 months to 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 - 242
Rank change year-on-year - +242 +10
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 3 0 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% - 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
10th Percentile £679 " £500
25th Percentile £684 " £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £713 - £675
75th Percentile £734 " £688
90th Percentile £736 " "
Central London median daily rate £713 - £675

Couchbase is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 512 959 1,786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.85% 23.94% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 731 1,419
10th Percentile £362 £366 £406
25th Percentile £430 £425 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £535
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.54% +1.90%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
10th Percentile " " £19.85
25th Percentile £21.73 £24.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate £23.45 £31.75 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -26.14% -9.29% +59.09%
75th Percentile £25.18 £41.38 £37.50
90th Percentile " £45.20 £56.50
Central London median hourly rate £21.73 £31.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% -9.29% +55.56%

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Couchbase as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Couchbase in the City of London

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Couchbase in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Couchbase in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Couchbase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) MapReduce
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Grid Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Samza
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) Flink
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) React

Couchbase
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Flink
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Backend Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Backend Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Samza
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Grid Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) API Design
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) MapReduce
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle