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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 May 2022 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
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 768 659 616
Rank change year-on-year -109 -43 +196
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 75 36 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.062% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 16
10th Percentile £410 £468 £450
25th Percentile £488 £481 £544
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £635 £700
Median % change year-on-year -13.39% -9.29% +16.67%
75th Percentile £650 £653 £750
90th Percentile £756 £738 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £635 £513
% change year-on-year -21.26% +23.90% +13.89%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17,366 12,404 10,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.67% 21.21% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,345 8,470 7,206
10th Percentile £375 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +9.00% +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £449 £450
% change year-on-year +10.31% -0.28% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 221 155
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.49 £13.75
25th Percentile £22.40 £19.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £24.70
Median % change year-on-year +69.81% +7.29% -13.33%
75th Percentile £65.00 £45.25 £46.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.00 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.40 £22.52
% change year-on-year +43.44% +8.34% -18.10%

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Couchbase over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -104 67 £550 -13.39% 6
Work from Home -88 51 £550 +12.82% 5
London -109 28 £650 +1.84% 4
UK excluding London -58 20 £500 -21.26% 4
Yorkshire -28 9 £525 +7.69%
North of England -51 9 £525 -17.32% 1
South East -33 7 £500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £360 -
Midlands - 3 £360 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 47 (62.67%) MongoDB
2 41 (54.67%) Kubernetes
3 40 (53.33%) NoSQL
4 36 (48.00%) Oracle
5 32 (42.67%) Terraform
6 28 (37.33%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (34.67%) SQL
8 24 (32.00%) Azure
9 23 (30.67%) DevOps
10 21 (28.00%) Java
11 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 20 (26.67%) GitLab
11 20 (26.67%) CI/CD
12 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
13 18 (24.00%) Microservices
13 18 (24.00%) Node.js
13 18 (24.00%) REST
13 18 (24.00%) Kafka
13 18 (24.00%) HTML
13 18 (24.00%) CSS
14 17 (22.67%) React
15 15 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
16 14 (18.67%) SSL
16 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
16 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
17 13 (17.33%) Ansible
17 13 (17.33%) Platform Engineering
18 12 (16.00%) Spring Boot
18 12 (16.00%) nginx

Couchbase
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (16.00%) nginx
2 9 (12.00%) OpenStack
3 7 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.00%) Apache
4 3 (4.00%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.00%) Azure
2 9 (12.00%) AWS
2 9 (12.00%) PaaS
3 5 (6.67%) GitHub
3 5 (6.67%) OpenShift
4 4 (5.33%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (5.33%) Azure Functions
4 4 (5.33%) Serverless
5 3 (4.00%) Tricentis Tosca
6 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) SSL
2 6 (8.00%) DNS
2 6 (8.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (62.67%) MongoDB
2 40 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
4 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (16.00%) Hadoop
5 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (12.00%) MySQL
7 5 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.33%) Hazelcast
9 3 (4.00%) Apache Hive
9 3 (4.00%) Big Data
9 3 (4.00%) HBase
9 3 (4.00%) Redis
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) GitLab
2 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.00%) Bitbucket
3 9 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.67%) MbUnit
5 5 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 5 (6.67%) MSTest
5 5 (6.67%) NUnit
5 5 (6.67%) Selenium
5 5 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.67%) webpack
6 3 (4.00%) Spock
7 2 (2.67%) Gatling
8 1 (1.33%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 11 (14.67%) Banking
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Social Skills
3 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.67%) Games
5 4 (5.33%) French Language
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) Front Office
6 3 (4.00%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.67%) Advertising
7 2 (2.67%) German Language
7 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Developer
2 15 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Azure Platform Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) React Developer
5 8 (10.67%) DBA
6 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (8.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Architect
9 4 (5.33%) NoSQL Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) RabbitMQ
2 18 (24.00%) CSS
2 18 (24.00%) HTML
2 18 (24.00%) Kafka
2 18 (24.00%) Node.js
2 18 (24.00%) REST
3 17 (22.67%) React
4 12 (16.00%) .NET
4 12 (16.00%) Spring Boot
4 12 (16.00%) Web Services
5 11 (14.67%) GraphQL
5 11 (14.67%) Redux
5 11 (14.67%) Spring
6 10 (13.33%) OAuth
6 10 (13.33%) Swagger
6 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (12.00%) Express
7 9 (12.00%) Sass
8 8 (10.67%) jQuery
8 8 (10.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
1 5 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (6.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (5.33%) iPad
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Derivative
3 3 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) PKI
3 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Debian
4 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.00%) CentOS
5 3 (4.00%) VMS
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) DevOps
2 20 (26.67%) CI/CD
3 18 (24.00%) Microservices
4 15 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
5 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.33%) Platform Engineering
7 11 (14.67%) SDLC
7 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 9 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
10 8 (10.67%) MVC
10 8 (10.67%) Scrum
11 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.33%) Data Engineering
11 7 (9.33%) Validation
12 6 (8.00%) Data Protection
12 6 (8.00%) Database Security
12 6 (8.00%) Front End Development
12 6 (8.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.67%) SQL
2 21 (28.00%) Java
3 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.67%) C#
5 10 (13.33%) TypeScript
6 8 (10.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) Ada
7 4 (5.33%) Scala
8 3 (4.00%) Bash
8 3 (4.00%) Go
8 3 (4.00%) Groovy
8 3 (4.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.67%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
1 2 (2.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) Accessibility
1 4 (5.33%) WCAG
2 3 (4.00%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Docker
1 9 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (8.00%) vCloud
3 3 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 41 (54.67%) Kubernetes
2 32 (42.67%) Terraform
3 13 (17.33%) Ansible
4 11 (14.67%) Grafana
4 11 (14.67%) Prometheus
5 10 (13.33%) Istio
6 9 (12.00%) Consul
6 9 (12.00%) ZABBIX
7 8 (10.67%) HAProxy
8 6 (8.00%) Fluentd
9 3 (4.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.00%) CA
2 6 (8.00%) CyberArk
2 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.00%) Sonatype
2 6 (8.00%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.33%) Google
5 3 (4.00%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.00%) F5
6 2 (2.67%) webMethods
7 1 (1.33%) IBM