Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 689 476 754
Rank change year-on-year -213 +278 -26
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 50 20 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.074% 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 13 24
10th Percentile £475 £247 £520
25th Percentile £618 £350 £550
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £716 £550 £600
Median % change year-on-year +30.23% -8.33% +17.07%
75th Percentile £788 £700 £725
90th Percentile £800 £740 £746
UK median daily rate £700 £425 £575
% change year-on-year +64.71% -26.09% +12.20%

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 14,407 6,203 17,162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.34% 22.90% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,298 4,344 12,000
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £480
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £630 £600 £575
90th Percentile £719 £685 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 98 227
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.63 £12.30
25th Percentile £21.50 £17.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate £34.50 £26.48 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +30.29% -11.73% +1.69%
75th Percentile £58.75 £41.88 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.50 £55.00 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +7.66%

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Couchbase in England

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Couchbase in England.

Daily rate trend for Couchbase in England

Couchbase
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Couchbase in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -179 38 £750 +8.97% 9
North West -53 3 £635 +5.83%
North of England -81 3 £635 +5.83% 2
South East -90 2 £444 - 1
East of England - 2 £700 -
Couchbase
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 England region with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 32 (64.00%) MongoDB
1 32 (64.00%) NoSQL
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
3 28 (56.00%) Kafka
4 27 (54.00%) Java
5 25 (50.00%) Finance
6 24 (48.00%) Kubernetes
7 23 (46.00%) Docker
8 22 (44.00%) Python
8 22 (44.00%) DevOps
9 20 (40.00%) Oracle
9 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 17 (34.00%) Linux
10 17 (34.00%) Scala
11 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
12 14 (28.00%) Microservices
13 13 (26.00%) Social Skills
13 13 (26.00%) Banking
13 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (24.00%) Scrum
14 12 (24.00%) Hadoop
14 12 (24.00%) Ansible
15 11 (22.00%) React
15 11 (22.00%) Kotlin
15 11 (22.00%) Node.js
15 11 (22.00%) Redis
15 11 (22.00%) Spring
15 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
15 11 (22.00%) MySQL
15 11 (22.00%) OOD

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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 8 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (12.00%) nginx
3 6 (12.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (14.00%) AWS
2 7 (14.00%) PaaS
3 6 (12.00%) OpenShift
4 4 (8.00%) GCP
5 3 (6.00%) Azure
6 1 (2.00%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (2.00%) IaaS
6 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.00%) SaaS
6 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) DNS
1 6 (12.00%) SSL
2 5 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) MongoDB
1 32 (64.00%) NoSQL
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (24.00%) Hadoop
4 11 (22.00%) MySQL
4 11 (22.00%) Redis
5 10 (20.00%) Big Data
6 8 (16.00%) Hazelcast
7 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (10.00%) Apache Hive
8 5 (10.00%) Flink
8 5 (10.00%) HBase
8 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
8 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.00%) Blockchain
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
11 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
11 1 (2.00%) Power BI
11 1 (2.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.00%) IBM UrbanCode
4 3 (6.00%) webpack
5 2 (4.00%) Gatling
5 2 (4.00%) Spock
6 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.00%) Gradle
6 1 (2.00%) MbUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.00%) MSTest
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Banking
2 13 (26.00%) Social Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Games
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) French Language
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Backend Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (10.00%) React Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior React Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Data Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Market Risk Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Market Risk Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Scala Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) Kafka
2 11 (22.00%) Node.js
2 11 (22.00%) React
2 11 (22.00%) Spring
3 10 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 7 (14.00%) OAuth
5 6 (12.00%) gRPC
5 6 (12.00%) JWT
5 6 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (12.00%) RESTful
5 6 (12.00%) Web Services
6 5 (10.00%) .NET
6 5 (10.00%) Redux
6 5 (10.00%) REST
6 5 (10.00%) Samza
7 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.00%) Play Framework
8 3 (6.00%) Express
8 3 (6.00%) Sass
8 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 4 (8.00%) Market Risk
4 3 (6.00%) Legacy Applications
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (4.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Debian
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Microservices
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.00%) OOD
5 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Clean Code
7 9 (18.00%) SDLC
7 9 (18.00%) TDD
7 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.00%) OO
9 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (12.00%) BDD
10 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (12.00%) Database Security
10 6 (12.00%) Full Stack Development
10 6 (12.00%) Observability
10 6 (12.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) Java
3 22 (44.00%) Python
4 17 (34.00%) Scala
5 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.00%) Kotlin
7 7 (14.00%) Groovy
8 6 (12.00%) Java 8
9 4 (8.00%) TypeScript
10 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.00%) C#
10 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (4.00%) Ada
11 2 (4.00%) Solidity
12 1 (2.00%) C++
12 1 (2.00%) Perl
12 1 (2.00%) PHP
12 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Accessibility
1 2 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.00%) vCloud
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (48.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (24.00%) Ansible
3 8 (16.00%) Grafana
3 8 (16.00%) Prometheus
3 8 (16.00%) Terraform
4 6 (12.00%) Consul
4 6 (12.00%) Fluentd
4 6 (12.00%) HAProxy
4 6 (12.00%) ZABBIX
5 5 (10.00%) Puppet
6 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) CA
2 6 (12.00%) CyberArk
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.00%) Sonatype
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Confluent
3 5 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Splunk
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft