Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 November 2017 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 774 807
Rank change year-on-year -13 +33 -58
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 68 97 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.072% 0.100% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 0.44% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 64 44
England median daily rate £525 £475 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +12.09% -21.16%
10th Percentile £406 £307 £363
90th Percentile £612 £618 £575
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20955 21940 24263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.09% 22.55% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14517 14699 16156
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 319 384
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +12.24%
10th Percentile £14.34 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.41 £48.15 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -1.75% +14.00%

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Couchbase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Couchbase in England

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Couchbase in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Couchbase in England

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Couchbase in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Couchbase in England

Couchbase
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 44 £525 -12.50% 4
Midlands +30 11 £525 - 2
East Midlands - 11 £525 - 2
North of England +41 10 £413 +7.14% 5
Yorkshire +29 9 £413 -31.25% 1
South East -39 4 £563 +18.42% 4
North West +6 1 £450 +35.34% 4
Couchbase
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Couchbase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 49 (72.06%) NoSQL
2 48 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (54.41%) TDD
4 32 (47.06%) Java
4 32 (47.06%) MongoDB
5 27 (39.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (36.76%) RESTful
7 23 (33.82%) Spring
8 21 (30.88%) SQL
8 21 (30.88%) Scala
8 21 (30.88%) BDD
8 21 (30.88%) Microservices
9 20 (29.41%) Docker
10 19 (27.94%) Python
10 19 (27.94%) Hibernate
11 18 (26.47%) Play Framework
11 18 (26.47%) DevOps
12 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 17 (25.00%) Web Services
13 16 (23.53%) MVC
13 16 (23.53%) Apache Camel
14 15 (22.06%) Akka
14 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
14 15 (22.06%) Scrum
14 15 (22.06%) ActiveMQ
15 14 (20.59%) Selenium
15 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (19.12%) CouchDB
16 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (19.12%) Maven

Couchbase
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.35%) CMS
2 5 (7.35%) JBoss
2 5 (7.35%) Jetty
2 5 (7.35%) Tornado
2 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.88%) EPiServer
3 4 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.41%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.94%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
6 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.35%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (7.35%) Serverless
4 3 (4.41%) npm
5 2 (2.94%) GitHub
6 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) HTTP
2 5 (7.35%) AMQP
3 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (72.06%) NoSQL
2 32 (47.06%) MongoDB
3 27 (39.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (19.12%) CouchDB
5 11 (16.18%) Redis
6 7 (10.29%) Hadoop
6 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (7.35%) MySQL
7 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.35%) Riak
7 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.88%) Big Data
9 3 (4.41%) Flink
10 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.47%) Pentaho
11 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
11 1 (1.47%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
3 14 (20.59%) Selenium
4 13 (19.12%) Maven
5 12 (17.65%) JUnit
6 7 (10.29%) TestNG
6 7 (10.29%) Vagrant
7 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (7.35%) FitNesse
8 5 (7.35%) JBehave
9 4 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
10 3 (4.41%) Bower
10 3 (4.41%) Capybara
10 3 (4.41%) gulp
10 3 (4.41%) Mocha
10 3 (4.41%) RSpec
10 3 (4.41%) Sinon.JS
General
1 11 (16.18%) Advertising
2 4 (5.88%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Front Office
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 6 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) NoSQL Developer
6 4 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) HTML Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.94%) EPiServer Developer
8 2 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (2.94%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) RESTful
2 23 (33.82%) Spring
3 19 (27.94%) Hibernate
4 18 (26.47%) Play Framework
5 17 (25.00%) Web Services
6 16 (23.53%) Apache Camel
7 15 (22.06%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (22.06%) Akka
8 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 12 (17.65%) Spring Boot
9 11 (16.18%) Spring MVC
10 10 (14.71%) HTML
10 10 (14.71%) Middleware
11 9 (13.24%) .NET
11 9 (13.24%) CSS
11 9 (13.24%) HTML5
11 9 (13.24%) Kafka
12 8 (11.76%) Gherkin
12 8 (11.76%) Node.js
12 8 (11.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.35%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.41%) Fintech
4 3 (4.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.94%) Online Games
6 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.47%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) CentOS
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (54.41%) TDD
3 21 (30.88%) BDD
3 21 (30.88%) Microservices
4 18 (26.47%) DevOps
5 16 (23.53%) MVC
6 15 (22.06%) Scrum
7 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
9 11 (16.18%) OO
10 8 (11.76%) Analytics
10 8 (11.76%) OOP
10 8 (11.76%) Software Architecture
11 7 (10.29%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (10.29%) Kanban
11 7 (10.29%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.35%) DSDM
12 5 (7.35%) Open Source
12 5 (7.35%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) Scala
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 19 (27.94%) Python
4 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.71%) Ruby
6 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.41%) C#
7 3 (4.41%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) Java 9
7 3 (4.41%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) C
8 2 (2.94%) Erlang
9 1 (1.47%) Groovy
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (1.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) HDFS
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
2 6 (8.82%) Ansible
3 2 (2.94%) Graphite
3 2 (2.94%) Rundeck
3 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.47%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) CA
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.88%) Splunk
5 3 (4.41%) Marketo
6 2 (2.94%) F5
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.94%) Perforce
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.47%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) Netezza
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Sun
7 1 (1.47%) Teradata