Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 191 237
Rank change year-on-year -6 +46 -38
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 5 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.093% 0.29% 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 1.18% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
North West median daily rate £430 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.64% -8.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £338 £299 £345
90th Percentile £448 £462 £418
England median daily rate £513 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,267 1,524 1,827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.44% 24.87% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 1,048 1,196
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £250
90th Percentile £625 £556 £526
England median daily rate £470 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 46
North West median hourly rate £42.25 £28.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.25% -24.50% +18.15%
10th Percentile £14.73 £14.15 £16.25
90th Percentile £64.06 £44.15 £66.38
England median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.56% -8.33% +4.57%

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Couchbase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Manchester -2 3 £430 +26.47% 10
Cheshire +14 2 £400 -3.03%
Couchbase
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAX
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) DOM
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SAX
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) ATDD
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft