The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Couchbase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Couchbase over the 3 months to 28 April 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)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 165 155
Rank change year-on-year +36 -10  
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.025% 0.052%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £353 £525 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.85% +60.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £430 £363
% change year-on-year -2.32% +18.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Couchbase is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 633 796 912
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.62% 19.77% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 505 541
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £17.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year -4.61% +0.61%  

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Couchbase as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Couchbase in the North West

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Couchbase in the North West

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Couchbase in the North West over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Couchbase in the North West

Couchbase
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 4 £353 -32.85% 1
Couchbase
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) Node.js
1 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Scala
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) User Experience
4 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) DOM
4 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SAX
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming

Couchbase
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Node.js
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) DOM
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) SAX
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Kafka
5 1 (10.00%) NancyFx
5 1 (10.00%) StructureMap
5 1 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) ATDD
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Groovy
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Scala
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Icinga
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat