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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
UK
Rank 561 597 560
Rank change year-on-year +36 -37  
Contract jobs citing Couchbase 22 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.36% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 47
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £438 £389
% change year-on-year -4.00% +12.54%  
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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10225 11789 12101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.76% 22.15% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6925 7905 7760
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 189 159
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £14.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Couchbase over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Top 22 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 3 months to 27 March 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
England +29 21 £425 -5.55% 23
South East +16 6 £425 +0.59% 3
London +14 6 £525 +10.52% 7
City of London +2 3 £525 +22.09% 3
Milton Keynes +2 3 £415 -1.77%
East of England -2 3 £525 -
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £415 -1.77%
Leeds - 3 £420 - 7
West Yorkshire - 3 £420 - 7
Yorkshire - 3 £420 - 8
North West +27 2 £413 -21.42% 2
Manchester +13 2 £413 -21.42% 2
Hertfordshire +1 2 £525 -
Hatfield -9 2 £525 -
West Sussex - 2 £425 -
Cardiff +21 1 £350 -6.66%
South Wales +13 1 £350 -
Wales +8 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £350 -
Leatherhead - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - 1 £225 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 -

Couchbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 with a requirement for Couchbase.

1 36 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 36 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (34.92%) TDD
4 19 (30.16%) Big Data
5 18 (28.57%) Scala
5 18 (28.57%) Java
6 17 (26.98%) C#
6 17 (26.98%) Hadoop
7 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
7 16 (25.40%) .NET
7 16 (25.40%) CSS
8 15 (23.81%) Scrum
8 15 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (23.81%) Kafka
9 14 (22.22%) Apache Hive
9 14 (22.22%) MapReduce
9 14 (22.22%) BDD
9 14 (22.22%) Finance
9 14 (22.22%) SQL
9 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 13 (20.63%) MVC
10 13 (20.63%) Apache Spark
11 12 (19.05%) HTML
12 11 (17.46%) MySQL
12 11 (17.46%) Apache
12 11 (17.46%) Python
13 10 (15.87%) DevOps
14 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Couchbase
Top Related 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 13 (20.63%) Apache Spark
2 11 (17.46%) Apache
3 4 (6.35%) CMS
3 4 (6.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) JBoss
5 1 (1.59%) Jetty
5 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.59%) nginx
5 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.59%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.59%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Route 53
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 36 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 19 (30.16%) Big Data
3 17 (26.98%) Hadoop
4 15 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (22.22%) Apache Hive
5 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 11 (17.46%) MySQL
7 6 (9.52%) Redis
8 5 (7.94%) DB2
8 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (6.35%) HBase
9 4 (6.35%) MarkLogic
9 4 (6.35%) NewSQL
10 3 (4.76%) Neo4j
10 3 (4.76%) NuoDB
11 2 (3.17%) CouchDB
11 2 (3.17%) OrientDB
11 2 (3.17%) Riak
11 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.94%) JUnit
5 4 (6.35%) Bower
5 4 (6.35%) gulp
5 4 (6.35%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (6.35%) Maven
5 4 (6.35%) Mocha
5 4 (6.35%) Protractor
5 4 (6.35%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.59%) Gradle
7 1 (1.59%) Hudson
7 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.59%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.59%) MbUnit
7 1 (1.59%) Selenium
7 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) Front Office
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Architect
3 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Data Architect
5 9 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Agile Developer
7 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Angular Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Consultant
9 5 (7.94%) AWS Developer
9 5 (7.94%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (7.94%) Data Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Lead Architect
9 5 (7.94%) Lead Data Architect
9 5 (7.94%) Python Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Big Data Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (6.35%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) .NET
1 16 (25.40%) CSS
2 15 (23.81%) Kafka
3 12 (19.05%) HTML
4 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.11%) HTML5
5 7 (11.11%) RESTful
5 7 (11.11%) Spring
6 6 (9.52%) CSS3
6 6 (9.52%) LINQ
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (7.94%) Gherkin
7 5 (7.94%) React
7 5 (7.94%) RxJava
7 5 (7.94%) Web Services
8 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.35%) Ajax
8 4 (6.35%) Chai
8 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.17%) Equities
4 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Android
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Debian
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) TDD
3 15 (23.81%) Scrum
4 14 (22.22%) BDD
4 14 (22.22%) MapReduce
5 13 (20.63%) MVC
6 10 (15.87%) DevOps
7 8 (12.70%) Kanban
7 8 (12.70%) Microservices
8 7 (11.11%) Analytics
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.11%) ETL
8 7 (11.11%) Line Management
8 7 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 7 (11.11%) SDLC
9 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.94%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.94%) Functional Programming
10 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) Java
1 18 (28.57%) Scala
2 17 (26.98%) C#
3 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.22%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) Python
6 7 (11.11%) Groovy
7 4 (6.35%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.17%) Ruby
9 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.59%) Go
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.59%) HDFS
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Ansible
2 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.17%) Kibana
3 2 (3.17%) logstash
4 1 (1.59%) Ambari
4 1 (1.59%) Icinga
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Oozie
4 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Sitecore
2 5 (7.94%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.17%) MapR
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.59%) Intel
4 1 (1.59%) Netezza
4 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.59%) Sybase
4 1 (1.59%) Teradata
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