The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 158 194 215
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +21
Contract jobs citing GemFire 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.018% 0.048%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.10% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GemFire
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
620 988 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.99% 18.03% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 740 793
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £10.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £25.00 £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing GemFire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GemFire
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GemFire across the City of London region.

GemFire Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GemFire 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 City of London region with a requirement for GemFire.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Memcached
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Memcached
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware