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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank 160 - 207
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GemFire 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% - 0.034%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £655 - £563
90% offered a daily rate of more than £539 - £553
10% offered a daily rate of more than £771 - £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - -
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
607 1004 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.07% 16.88% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 759 647
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -8.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GemFire across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

GemFire Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Terracotta
3 1 (25.00%) Memcached
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Vertica
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (25.00%) Infinispan
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Oozie
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

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 3 (75.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Cloudera CDH
2 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (25.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) JMX
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) Memcached
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (25.00%) GigaSpaces
1 1 (25.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Netezza
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata
1 1 (25.00%) Terracotta
1 1 (25.00%) Vertica
1 1 (25.00%) VMware